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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Analysis
Rank 849 832 762
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -70
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 55 88 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.073% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.089% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 65 81
Average salary £52,500 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £38,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%

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
91992 98335 88405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.29% 81.99% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74417 79340 72665
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 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 5 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 +9 52 £52,500 +26.50% 15
London +14 27 £55,000 -18.51% 9
South East +12 13 £55,000 +22.22%
City of London +36 11 £70,000 +108.95% 4
Hampshire -3 9 £66,250 +12.76%
North West -8 6 £42,500 +12.58%
Southampton -7 5 £85,000 -
Cheshire +1 3 £40,000 +3.89%
Berkshire 0 3 £55,000 +100.00%
Manchester - 3 £55,000 -
Scotland +21 2 £65,000 -
East of England +12 2 £52,500 +82.60%
Glasgow +8 2 £65,000 -
Reading -4 2 £55,000 +100.00%
West Midlands -30 2 £40,750 +7.23%
Wilmslow - 2 £40,000 -
Eastleigh - 2 £51,250 -
Chester +15 1 £45,000 +16.88%
Suffolk +8 1 £52,500 +176.31%
Yorkshire +8 1 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +7 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Fareham +3 1 £45,000 -
Staffordshire +3 1 £45,000 +44.00%
Wiltshire +2 1 £30,000 -57.89%
Swindon -6 1 £30,000 -57.89%
South Yorkshire -8 1 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Sheffield -9 1 £45,000 +16.88% 1
South West -13 1 £30,000 -45.45%
Wales - 1 £40,000 -
South Wales - 1 £40,000 -

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 135 (100.00%) Finance
2 40 (29.63%) MS Visio
3 35 (25.93%) Project Management
4 33 (24.44%) Change Management
5 32 (23.70%) Degree
6 30 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 28 (20.74%) Management Information System
8 27 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 24 (17.78%) ISEB
9 24 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (16.30%) MS Project
11 21 (15.56%) Telecoms
11 21 (15.56%) Banking
11 21 (15.56%) CBAP
11 21 (15.56%) Root Cause Analysis
12 20 (14.81%) Marketing
13 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 17 (12.59%) Line Management
15 15 (11.11%) MS Excel
15 15 (11.11%) IT Governance
16 14 (10.37%) Systems Analysis
16 14 (10.37%) Data Architecture
16 14 (10.37%) SQL
17 12 (8.89%) Mentoring
18 11 (8.15%) Technical Architecture
18 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (8.15%) Analytics
18 11 (8.15%) MS Office
18 11 (8.15%) Data Modelling
19 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 3 (2.22%) Mule
2 2 (1.48%) SAS
3 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (29.63%) MS Visio
2 22 (16.30%) MS Project
3 15 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 11 (8.15%) MS Office
5 8 (5.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.74%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.74%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) PaaS
2 1 (0.74%) IaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.93%) WAN
1 8 (5.93%) Ethernet
2 5 (3.70%) LAN
3 3 (2.22%) VoIP
3 3 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.22%) SSL
3 3 (2.22%) S/MIME
3 3 (2.22%) Internet
3 3 (2.22%) MPLS
4 2 (1.48%) Network Security
4 2 (1.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 9 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.70%) QlikView
3 5 (3.70%) OLAP
4 3 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.48%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.74%) Big Data
6 1 (0.74%) dBASE
6 1 (0.74%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.74%) Toad
4 1 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.74%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.74%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 135 (100.00%) Finance
2 21 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 21 (15.56%) Banking
3 20 (14.81%) Marketing
4 8 (5.93%) Retail
5 6 (4.44%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.44%) Legal
6 3 (2.22%) Advertising
7 2 (1.48%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Back Office
8 1 (0.74%) Local Government
8 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (41.48%) Analyst
2 26 (19.26%) Architect
3 23 (17.04%) Business Analyst
4 12 (8.89%) Financial Analyst
5 9 (6.67%) Consultant
6 8 (5.93%) Applications Architect
7 7 (5.19%) Data Analyst
7 7 (5.19%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (4.44%) Graduate
9 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
9 5 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (3.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (3.70%) SQL Data Analyst
10 4 (2.96%) PMO Lead
10 4 (2.96%) PMO Manager
10 4 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (2.96%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.96%) Data Architect
10 4 (2.96%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.70%) COM
2 3 (2.22%) Web Services
2 3 (2.22%) .NET
2 3 (2.22%) EDI
2 3 (2.22%) Middleware
2 3 (2.22%) RESTful
2 3 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (1.48%) WinForms
3 2 (1.48%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.74%) XML
4 1 (0.74%) JSON
4 1 (0.74%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.74%) Management Information System
2 24 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 8 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.70%) Private Cloud
5 5 (3.70%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.96%) PMI
7 3 (2.22%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.22%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.22%) Statistics
8 2 (1.48%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.48%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.74%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.74%) User Experience
9 1 (0.74%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.74%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.93%) Project Management
2 33 (24.44%) Change Management
3 30 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 27 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 21 (15.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 17 (12.59%) Line Management
7 15 (11.11%) IT Governance
8 14 (10.37%) Systems Analysis
8 14 (10.37%) Data Architecture
9 12 (8.89%) Mentoring
10 11 (8.15%) Analytics
10 11 (8.15%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (8.15%) Data Modelling
10 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (7.41%) Programme Management
11 10 (7.41%) Data Analysis
11 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (5.93%) ITIL
12 8 (5.93%) Data Security
13 7 (5.19%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.37%) SQL
2 7 (5.19%) VBA
3 5 (3.70%) C#
4 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.48%) VB
5 2 (1.48%) C
5 2 (1.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 32 (23.70%) Degree
2 24 (17.78%) ISEB
3 21 (15.56%) CBAP
4 10 (7.41%) CIMA
5 9 (6.67%) ACCA
6 5 (3.70%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 3 (2.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.48%) CISSP
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.74%) PMP
9 1 (0.74%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) Solvency II
2 5 (3.70%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.74%) COBIT
4 1 (0.74%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.22%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.70%) HP
2 5 (3.70%) EMC
2 5 (3.70%) Citrix
2 5 (3.70%) BMC
2 5 (3.70%) CA
2 5 (3.70%) Cisco
2 5 (3.70%) IBM
2 5 (3.70%) NetApp
2 5 (3.70%) VMware
2 5 (3.70%) Tableau
3 3 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.48%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.74%) Cognos
5 1 (0.74%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.74%) OpenText
5 1 (0.74%) RedDot
5 1 (0.74%) Sage
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle
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