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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 5 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 22.73% 30.95% 23.81%
As % of the General category 100.00% 50.00% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
5 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 22.73% 61.90% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 6
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Thames Valley region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 23 (85.19%) Oracle
2 20 (74.07%) ERP
3 13 (48.15%) Retail
4 12 (44.44%) Project Management
4 12 (44.44%) SAP
4 12 (44.44%) Financial Modelling
4 12 (44.44%) Analytics
5 10 (37.04%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (37.04%) Oracle iProcurement
5 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
5 10 (37.04%) Data Analysis
5 10 (37.04%) Degree
5 10 (37.04%) SAP Business One
5 10 (37.04%) SAS
5 10 (37.04%) CISA
5 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
5 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
5 10 (37.04%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (14.81%) Hyperion
7 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
8 2 (7.41%) Time Management
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
8 2 (7.41%) Business Development
8 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
8 2 (7.41%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (7.41%) SaaS
8 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
8 2 (7.41%) Legal

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (37.04%) SAS
Business Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle iProcurement
1 10 (37.04%) SAP Business One
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (7.41%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (7.41%) HFM
2 2 (7.41%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Essbase
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 13 (48.15%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Risk Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Auditor
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Auditor
3 4 (14.81%) Senior IT Auditor
3 4 (14.81%) IT Auditor
3 4 (14.81%) IT Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Data Integration Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Data Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Hyperion Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle HR Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Payroll Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.41%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) ERP
2 12 (44.44%) Project Management
2 12 (44.44%) Financial Modelling
2 12 (44.44%) Analytics
3 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) Data Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.41%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.41%) Business Development
4 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
1 10 (37.04%) CISA
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Oracle
2 12 (44.44%) SAP
3 4 (14.81%) Hyperion
4 2 (7.41%) Cognos
4 2 (7.41%) Business Objects