The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank - 1 1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 0 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 48.65% 44.00%
As % of the General category - 72.00% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 6
Average salary - £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
Finance
South East

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

General Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
0 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley - 67.57% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 24 8
Average salary - £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Finance
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Finance Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) EAM
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
5 2 (20.00%) Toad
5 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
5 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (20.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (10.00%) Essbase
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle iRecruitment

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (10.00%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) Essbase
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Procurement Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Hyperion Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) EAM
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Hyperion