The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 20 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Finance 57 47 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.93% 10.68% 14.10%
As % of the General category 28.93% 48.96% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 48 34 76
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £35,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

General Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
197 96 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.32% 21.82% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 175 81 144
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Finance
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Suffolk region.

Finance Salary Trend in Suffolk

Finance
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Finance
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -10 43 £45,000 +15.38% 5
Bury St Edmunds +15 6 £31,250 -63.23% 1
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 55 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.73%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (27.73%) Degree
3 27 (22.69%) JavaScript
4 26 (21.85%) SQL
4 26 (21.85%) C#
4 26 (21.85%) Microsoft
4 26 (21.85%) Waterfall
5 24 (20.17%) Analytics
6 23 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (15.13%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (15.13%) Data Analysis
8 17 (14.29%) QA
9 16 (13.45%) .NET
9 16 (13.45%) Change Management
10 15 (12.61%) Telecoms
10 15 (12.61%) HTML
10 15 (12.61%) Java
11 14 (11.76%) MS Excel
12 13 (10.92%) SAP
13 12 (10.08%) ITIL
13 12 (10.08%) Selenium
14 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (9.24%) MVC
14 11 (9.24%) PRINCE2
14 11 (9.24%) CSS
15 10 (8.40%) Service Delivery
15 10 (8.40%) Financial Institution
15 10 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (8.40%) ISTQB

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.68%) IIS
1 2 (1.68%) Lync
1 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.84%) JBoss
2 1 (0.84%) Apache
2 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.04%) MS Project
3 5 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.36%) MS Office
4 4 (3.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.84%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.84%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.68%) SAP BPC
2 2 (1.68%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.68%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.68%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.68%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.68%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.68%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) LAN
1 2 (1.68%) VoIP
1 2 (1.68%) WAN
2 1 (0.84%) DHCP
2 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.84%) DNS
2 1 (0.84%) Internet
2 1 (0.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.13%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.04%) SAP BW
4 4 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.36%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.68%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.68%) MySQL
5 2 (1.68%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.84%) MS Access
6 1 (0.84%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (10.08%) Selenium
2 10 (8.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.36%) LSMW
4 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.68%) Subversion
5 2 (1.68%) FxCop
5 2 (1.68%) StyleCop
5 2 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.68%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.68%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.68%) NuGet
5 2 (1.68%) Ant
6 1 (0.84%) Capybara
6 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.84%) RSpec
6 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.84%) HP UFT
General
1 15 (12.61%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.40%) Financial Institution
3 8 (6.72%) Marketing
4 7 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.88%) Electronics
5 4 (3.36%) Legal
6 2 (1.68%) Games
7 1 (0.84%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (46.22%) Analyst
2 35 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 18 (15.13%) Developer
4 12 (10.08%) Project Manager
4 12 (10.08%) QA Analyst
5 11 (9.24%) Test Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) QA Test Analyst
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Software Manager
10 4 (3.36%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Junior
10 4 (3.36%) ABAP Developer
10 4 (3.36%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) Financial Business Analyst
10 4 (3.36%) SAP Developer
11 3 (2.52%) Software Support Analyst
11 3 (2.52%) UML Business Analyst
11 3 (2.52%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.45%) .NET
2 15 (12.61%) HTML
3 11 (9.24%) CSS
4 8 (6.72%) HTML5
5 7 (5.88%) jQuery
6 4 (3.36%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (3.36%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (3.36%) BAPI
6 4 (3.36%) Web Services
7 3 (2.52%) J2EE
7 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.52%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.52%) Entity Framework
7 3 (2.52%) Kendo UI
7 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.68%) Durandal
8 2 (1.68%) CSS3
8 2 (1.68%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.68%) WSH
8 2 (1.68%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) DTV
3 6 (5.04%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.52%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.52%) PMI
6 2 (1.68%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.68%) CMDB
6 2 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.68%) User Experience
6 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.84%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.84%) NHS
7 1 (0.84%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.20%) Windows
2 3 (2.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.68%) Linux
3 2 (1.68%) Android
3 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.84%) CentOS
4 1 (0.84%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.84%) Debian
4 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.22%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.73%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (21.85%) Waterfall
4 24 (20.17%) Analytics
5 18 (15.13%) Data Analysis
6 16 (13.45%) Change Management
7 12 (10.08%) ITIL
8 11 (9.24%) PRINCE2
8 11 (9.24%) MVC
8 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.40%) Business Analysis
9 10 (8.40%) Scrum
9 10 (8.40%) Service Delivery
9 10 (8.40%) Test Planning
9 10 (8.40%) SDLC
10 9 (7.56%) Programme Management
10 9 (7.56%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.72%) DSDM
11 8 (6.72%) CRM
11 8 (6.72%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.69%) JavaScript
2 26 (21.85%) C#
2 26 (21.85%) SQL
3 15 (12.61%) Java
4 4 (3.36%) C++
4 4 (3.36%) SAPscript
4 4 (3.36%) ABAP
5 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.68%) PHP
6 2 (1.68%) VBA
6 2 (1.68%) Ruby
6 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.84%) Go
7 1 (0.84%) Python
7 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (27.73%) Degree
2 10 (8.40%) ISTQB
3 8 (6.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (4.20%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.52%) ISEB
5 3 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.68%) SAP Certification
6 2 (1.68%) PMP
6 2 (1.68%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.84%) CRISC
7 1 (0.84%) CISA
7 1 (0.84%) CISM
7 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.84%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) FATCA
3 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Puppet
1 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.84%) Ansible
1 1 (0.84%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (21.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.92%) SAP
3 5 (4.20%) VMware
4 4 (3.36%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.36%) Cisco
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle
5 3 (2.52%) HP
6 2 (1.68%) Apple
6 2 (1.68%) Polycom
7 1 (0.84%) Percona
7 1 (0.84%) Citrix
7 1 (0.84%) NetApp
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
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