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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 16 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 53 57 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.93% 13.67% 14.94%
As % of the General category 32.72% 49.14% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 72
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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
162 116 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.40% 27.82% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 145 104 139
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £24,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -6 44 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Felixstowe - 1 - -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 63 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.17%) Degree
3 34 (29.57%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (27.83%) Waterfall
5 30 (26.09%) Analytics
6 24 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (19.13%) C#
7 22 (19.13%) JavaScript
8 21 (18.26%) SQL
8 21 (18.26%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (16.52%) Microsoft
10 18 (15.65%) QA
11 15 (13.04%) Data Analysis
12 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
12 14 (12.17%) HTML
13 13 (11.30%) Java
14 11 (9.57%) .NET
14 11 (9.57%) SAP
14 11 (9.57%) MVC
14 11 (9.57%) Selenium
15 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (8.70%) Change Management
15 10 (8.70%) ITIL
15 10 (8.70%) CSS
16 9 (7.83%) Data Modelling
16 9 (7.83%) Financial Institution
16 9 (7.83%) Service Delivery
16 9 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (7.83%) Risk Analysis
16 9 (7.83%) Use Case

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (1.74%) IIS
1 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.74%) Lync
1 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (6.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.48%) MS Project
3 3 (2.61%) MS Office
3 3 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.74%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.74%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.74%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.74%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.74%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.74%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.87%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) LAN
1 2 (1.74%) WAN
2 1 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.26%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.35%) SAP BW
4 3 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.74%) MySQL
5 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.74%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.74%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.87%) MS Access
6 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Selenium
2 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.48%) LSMW
4 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.87%) Ant
5 1 (0.87%) JUnit
5 1 (0.87%) RSpec
5 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.87%) Capybara
5 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.87%) Subversion
5 1 (0.87%) Maven
General
1 9 (7.83%) Financial Institution
2 8 (6.96%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.22%) Legal
3 6 (5.22%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.22%) Electronics
3 6 (5.22%) Marketing
4 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (51.30%) Analyst
2 44 (38.26%) Business Analyst
3 17 (14.78%) Developer
4 11 (9.57%) Project Manager
5 10 (8.70%) QA Analyst
6 9 (7.83%) Test Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) QA Test Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Senior Manager
9 6 (5.22%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (4.35%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.48%) ABAP Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Vendor Manager
11 4 (3.48%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 4 (3.48%) Financial Business Analyst
11 4 (3.48%) SAP Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Insurance Business Analyst
12 3 (2.61%) UML Business Analyst
12 3 (2.61%) Software Support Analyst
12 3 (2.61%) Applications Support Analyst
12 3 (2.61%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.17%) HTML
2 11 (9.57%) .NET
3 10 (8.70%) CSS
4 8 (6.96%) jQuery
4 8 (6.96%) HTML5
5 4 (3.48%) Web Services
5 4 (3.48%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (3.48%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (3.48%) BAPI
6 3 (2.61%) CSS3
6 3 (2.61%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (2.61%) Durandal
7 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.74%) WSH
7 2 (1.74%) Kendo UI
7 2 (1.74%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.74%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.74%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.09%) User Experience
2 7 (6.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.22%) DTV
4 5 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.74%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.74%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.74%) CMDB
6 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.87%) NHS
7 1 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.61%) Windows
2 2 (1.74%) Android
2 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.87%) CentOS
3 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Linux
3 1 (0.87%) Debian
3 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.57%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (27.83%) Waterfall
4 30 (26.09%) Analytics
5 15 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
7 11 (9.57%) MVC
8 10 (8.70%) Change Management
8 10 (8.70%) ITIL
9 9 (7.83%) Data Modelling
9 9 (7.83%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.83%) Risk Analysis
9 9 (7.83%) Use Case
9 9 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (7.83%) SDLC
10 8 (6.96%) User Stories
10 8 (6.96%) Test Planning
10 8 (6.96%) Scrum
10 8 (6.96%) DSDM
10 8 (6.96%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.13%) C#
1 22 (19.13%) JavaScript
2 21 (18.26%) SQL
3 13 (11.30%) Java
4 4 (3.48%) ABAP
4 4 (3.48%) SAPscript
5 3 (2.61%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.61%) C++
6 2 (1.74%) PHP
6 2 (1.74%) Ruby
6 2 (1.74%) VBA
7 1 (0.87%) Python
7 1 (0.87%) Go
7 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (32.17%) Degree
2 8 (6.96%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.61%) ISEB
5 2 (1.74%) CISSP
5 2 (1.74%) PMP
5 2 (1.74%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.74%) CISA
5 2 (1.74%) CISM
5 2 (1.74%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.74%) CRISC
6 1 (0.87%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.65%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) FATCA
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Puppet
1 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.87%) Ansible
1 1 (0.87%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (16.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.57%) SAP
3 4 (3.48%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.48%) Oracle
4 3 (2.61%) VMware
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco
4 3 (2.61%) HP
5 2 (1.74%) Apple
5 2 (1.74%) Planview
5 2 (1.74%) Polycom
6 1 (0.87%) Percona
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