The table below looks at the statistics for Financial Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Financial Analysis over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Analysis
Rank 818 832 779
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -53
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 55 87 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.074% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.089% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 48 69 69
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88868 97779 88218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.13% 82.70% 80.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72292 79425 72637
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Financial Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Financial Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Financial Analysis
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analysis within the UK.

Financial Analysis Salary Trend in the UK

Financial Analysis
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Financial Analysis over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Financial Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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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
England +14 52 £50,000 +5.26% 11
London +57 31 £47,500 -9.52% 9
City of London +45 11 £52,500 +40.00% 1
South East +1 8 £51,250 +50.73%
Hampshire -7 5 £50,000 +5.26%
North West +15 3 £50,000 +29.87% 1
Yorkshire +11 3 £65,000 +71.05%
East Midlands +1 3 £62,500 +13.63% 1
West Midlands -15 3 £27,500 -21.42%
Scotland +14 2 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire +13 2 £65,000 +71.05%
Berkshire +8 2 £55,000 +2.32%
Glasgow +3 2 £65,000 -
Eastleigh - 2 £51,250 -
Manchester - 2 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £62,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £62,500 -
East of England +16 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Chester +14 1 £45,000 +16.88% 1
East Sussex +13 1 - -
Fareham +10 1 £45,000 -
Cheshire +2 1 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Southampton +2 1 £80,000 -
Swindon +2 1 £30,000 -57.89%
Bexhill-On-Sea -4 1 - -
South Yorkshire -4 1 £45,000 +16.88%
Reading -5 1 £55,000 +100.00%
Sheffield -6 1 £45,000 +16.88%
Wiltshire -7 1 £30,000 -57.89%
South West -17 1 £30,000 -45.45%

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Financial Analysis 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 Financial Analysis.

1 131 (100.00%) Finance
2 41 (31.30%) Project Management
3 37 (28.24%) Degree
4 26 (19.85%) PRINCE2
5 25 (19.08%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (18.32%) MS Visio
6 24 (18.32%) Change Management
7 21 (16.03%) Marketing
7 21 (16.03%) Telecoms
8 20 (15.27%) Banking
9 19 (14.50%) MS Project
10 17 (12.98%) CIMA
10 17 (12.98%) Line Management
11 16 (12.21%) ACCA
11 16 (12.21%) Microsoft
12 15 (11.45%) SQL
12 15 (11.45%) IT Governance
13 14 (10.69%) Systems Analysis
13 14 (10.69%) Data Architecture
13 14 (10.69%) Management Information System
14 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
14 13 (9.92%) Analytics
14 13 (9.92%) Business Analysis
15 11 (8.40%) Technical Architecture
15 11 (8.40%) Solvency II
15 11 (8.40%) Programme Management
15 11 (8.40%) Mentoring
16 10 (7.63%) MS Office
16 10 (7.63%) Data Modelling
16 10 (7.63%) Agile Software Development

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Financial Analysis 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 Financial Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.53%) SAS
2 1 (0.76%) Mule
Applications
1 24 (18.32%) MS Visio
2 19 (14.50%) MS Project
3 13 (9.92%) MS Excel
4 10 (7.63%) MS Office
5 7 (5.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) Ethernet
1 8 (6.11%) WAN
2 5 (3.82%) LAN
3 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.29%) VoIP
3 3 (2.29%) MPLS
3 3 (2.29%) Internet
4 2 (1.53%) VPN
4 2 (1.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.76%) S/MIME
5 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.05%) OLAP
4 4 (3.05%) QlikView
5 3 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.53%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.76%) Big Data
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.76%) dBASE
7 1 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.76%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.76%) Toad
4 1 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 131 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (16.03%) Marketing
2 21 (16.03%) Telecoms
3 20 (15.27%) Banking
4 6 (4.58%) Legal
4 6 (4.58%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.58%) Retail
5 3 (2.29%) Advertising
6 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.53%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (36.64%) Analyst
2 26 (19.85%) Architect
3 17 (12.98%) Financial Analyst
4 10 (7.63%) Business Analyst
5 9 (6.87%) Graduate
6 8 (6.11%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.11%) Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) Applications Architect
7 7 (5.34%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (4.58%) Programme Manager
8 6 (4.58%) PMO Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (3.05%) PMO Lead
10 4 (3.05%) SQL Data Analyst
10 4 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.05%) Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.29%) Commercial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) COM
2 3 (2.29%) .NET
3 2 (1.53%) WinForms
3 2 (1.53%) Middleware
3 2 (1.53%) XML
3 2 (1.53%) ADO.NET
3 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.76%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Jena
4 1 (0.76%) RESTful
4 1 (0.76%) JSON
4 1 (0.76%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.08%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.69%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.11%) Mathematics
3 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.11%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.82%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.82%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.29%) Statistics
5 3 (2.29%) Cryptography
5 3 (2.29%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.53%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.53%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.76%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.76%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.76%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (31.30%) Project Management
2 26 (19.85%) PRINCE2
3 24 (18.32%) Change Management
4 17 (12.98%) Line Management
5 15 (11.45%) IT Governance
6 14 (10.69%) Systems Analysis
6 14 (10.69%) Data Architecture
7 13 (9.92%) Analytics
7 13 (9.92%) Business Analysis
8 11 (8.40%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (8.40%) Programme Management
8 11 (8.40%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.63%) Data Modelling
9 10 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
10 9 (6.87%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (5.34%) Portfolio Management
12 7 (5.34%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.45%) SQL
2 7 (5.34%) VBA
3 4 (3.05%) C#
4 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.53%) XAML
5 2 (1.53%) C
5 2 (1.53%) VB
6 1 (0.76%) SPARQL
6 1 (0.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (28.24%) Degree
2 17 (12.98%) CIMA
3 16 (12.21%) ACCA
4 9 (6.87%) ISEB
5 8 (6.11%) CBAP
6 5 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (2.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (2.29%) MBA
8 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.53%) CISSP
8 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.76%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.76%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.40%) Solvency II
2 5 (3.82%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.76%) P3O
4 1 (0.76%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) XenApp
1 5 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (12.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.82%) Cisco
2 5 (3.82%) IBM
2 5 (3.82%) Citrix
2 5 (3.82%) HP
2 5 (3.82%) EMC
2 5 (3.82%) NetApp
2 5 (3.82%) BMC
2 5 (3.82%) CA
2 5 (3.82%) VMware
3 4 (3.05%) Tableau
4 2 (1.53%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle
5 1 (0.76%) Cognos
5 1 (0.76%) Sage
5 1 (0.76%) Mapinfo
5 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.76%) Hyperion
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Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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