The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Thames Valley region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 18 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 48.65% 44.00% 34.15%
As % of the General category 72.00% 68.75% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 11
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 67.57% 64.00% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 18
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
South East

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 18 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (82.61%) Oracle
1 38 (82.61%) ERP
2 36 (78.26%) Business Analysis
3 34 (73.91%) SAP
4 33 (71.74%) Risk Management
5 32 (69.57%) Management Information System
5 32 (69.57%) CISA
5 32 (69.57%) SAS
5 32 (69.57%) Data Analysis
5 32 (69.57%) SAP Business One
5 32 (69.57%) Degree
5 32 (69.57%) Financial Modelling
5 32 (69.57%) Analytics
6 7 (15.22%) Project Management
6 7 (15.22%) Retail
7 6 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (13.04%) Oracle iProcurement
7 6 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
9 4 (8.70%) Banking
9 4 (8.70%) LatentZero
9 4 (8.70%) Derivative
9 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
9 4 (8.70%) Fixed Income
9 4 (8.70%) Equities
9 4 (8.70%) Front Office
9 4 (8.70%) Back Office
9 4 (8.70%) Bloomberg
9 4 (8.70%) Charles River
10 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (69.57%) SAS
Business Applications
1 32 (69.57%) SAP Business One
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle iProcurement
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (8.70%) LatentZero
4 1 (2.17%) SAP Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
General
1 7 (15.22%) Retail
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Front Office
2 4 (8.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Consultant
2 18 (39.13%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (36.96%) Risk Consultant
4 15 (32.61%) Senior IT Auditor
4 15 (32.61%) Auditor
4 15 (32.61%) Senior Auditor
4 15 (32.61%) IT Consultant
4 15 (32.61%) Senior Consultant
4 15 (32.61%) IT Auditor
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Security Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) SAP Retail Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 32 (69.57%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) Derivative
2 4 (8.70%) Fixed Income
2 4 (8.70%) Equities
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (82.61%) ERP
2 36 (78.26%) Business Analysis
3 33 (71.74%) Risk Management
4 32 (69.57%) Data Analysis
4 32 (69.57%) Financial Modelling
4 32 (69.57%) Analytics
5 7 (15.22%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL
7 1 (2.17%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.17%) Data Security
7 1 (2.17%) Security Management
7 1 (2.17%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.17%) Information Security
7 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.17%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 32 (69.57%) CISA
1 32 (69.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) COSO
1 1 (2.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) XenApp
1 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (82.61%) Oracle
2 34 (73.91%) SAP
3 4 (8.70%) Bloomberg
3 4 (8.70%) Charles River
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix
4 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.17%) AppSense