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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Analysis
Rank 800 753 803
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +50
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 97 126 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.12% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.14% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 85 87 72
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £37,300 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +41.66%

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
93404 87809 88797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.09% 81.58% 78.96%
Number of salaries quoted 75620 72127 74915
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 October 2014 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 30 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -26 97 £41,000 -8.88% 27
London -26 30 £48,750 -2.50% 8
South West -4 15 £37,500 -12.79% 9
East of England -5 12 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire -29 11 £39,750 -0.62% 1
South East -5 10 £28,000 -25.33% 2
West Midlands -7 10 £40,500 -3.57% 3
North West -13 9 £40,250 +0.62% 2
Gloucestershire - 9 £37,500 - 3
City of London +2 7 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Surrey -8 7 £28,000 +12.00%
Cheshire -9 7 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Essex -1 6 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham -8 6 £40,750 -25.90%
Basildon - 6 £60,000 - 1
Bristol -9 5 £37,500 -12.79% 3
West Yorkshire -22 5 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Leeds -26 5 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Watford - 5 £100,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £100,000 -
Chester +8 4 £42,000 +5.00%
Cheltenham - 4 £37,500 - 2
Worcester - 4 £37,500 - 2
Worcestershire - 4 £37,500 - 2
South Yorkshire -28 3 £39,000 -2.50%
Sheffield -29 3 £39,000 -2.50%
York - 3 - -
Cirencester - 3 £60,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
Northwich - 3 - -

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

1 173 (100.00%) Finance
2 51 (29.48%) Project Management
3 45 (26.01%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (23.70%) MS Visio
5 40 (23.12%) Change Management
6 35 (20.23%) PRINCE2
6 35 (20.23%) Business Analysis
7 31 (17.92%) Telecoms
8 30 (17.34%) MS Project
9 25 (14.45%) Management Information System
10 24 (13.87%) Degree
11 23 (13.29%) Financial Modelling
12 21 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (11.56%) Banking
14 18 (10.40%) Microsoft
15 17 (9.83%) ISEB
15 17 (9.83%) SQL
16 16 (9.25%) CBAP
16 16 (9.25%) Root Cause Analysis
17 15 (8.67%) Marketing
17 15 (8.67%) Retail
17 15 (8.67%) Service Delivery
18 14 (8.09%) SAP
18 14 (8.09%) MS Excel
18 14 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (8.09%) Analytics
19 13 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
20 12 (6.94%) SaaS
20 12 (6.94%) Data Analysis
21 11 (6.36%) QA

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 4 (2.31%) SAS
2 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (23.70%) MS Visio
2 30 (17.34%) MS Project
3 14 (8.09%) MS Excel
4 7 (4.05%) MS Office
5 5 (2.89%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.05%) SAP PS
2 5 (2.89%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.58%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.58%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.94%) SaaS
2 7 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) WAN
2 5 (2.89%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.89%) LAN
3 2 (1.16%) Intranet
3 2 (1.16%) MVNO
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.58%) Wireless
4 1 (0.58%) Network Security
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.58%) Broadband
4 1 (0.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.89%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.31%) QlikView
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.73%) MS Access
3 3 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.16%) MySQL
4 2 (1.16%) Big Data
5 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.58%) dBASE
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
General
1 173 (100.00%) Finance
2 31 (17.92%) Telecoms
3 20 (11.56%) Banking
4 15 (8.67%) Retail
4 15 (8.67%) Marketing
5 9 (5.20%) Legal
6 7 (4.05%) Publishing
7 6 (3.47%) Advertising
8 3 (1.73%) Front Office
9 2 (1.16%) Law
9 2 (1.16%) Games
10 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.58%) Billing
10 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (47.40%) Analyst
2 28 (16.18%) Business Analyst
3 16 (9.25%) PMO Manager
4 14 (8.09%) Financial Analyst
5 12 (6.94%) PMO Analyst
5 12 (6.94%) Consultant
6 10 (5.78%) Account Manager
6 10 (5.78%) Technical Account Manager
6 10 (5.78%) Technical Manager
7 9 (5.20%) Data Analyst
8 7 (4.05%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (4.05%) Business Manager
9 6 (3.47%) IT Business Analyst
9 6 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (3.47%) Architect
10 5 (2.89%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.89%) Business Consultant
10 5 (2.89%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (2.89%) Head of Service Delivery
10 5 (2.89%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.89%) COM
2 1 (0.58%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (26.01%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (14.45%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (4.05%) Credit Risk
4 5 (2.89%) Statistics
5 4 (2.31%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.16%) Physics
6 2 (1.16%) Economics
6 2 (1.16%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) FMCG
7 1 (0.58%) Equities
7 1 (0.58%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.48%) Project Management
2 40 (23.12%) Change Management
3 35 (20.23%) PRINCE2
3 35 (20.23%) Business Analysis
4 23 (13.29%) Financial Modelling
5 21 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (9.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 15 (8.67%) Service Delivery
8 14 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (8.09%) Analytics
9 13 (7.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (6.94%) Data Analysis
11 9 (5.20%) Business Development
12 7 (4.05%) Numerical Analysis
12 7 (4.05%) Performance Management
13 6 (3.47%) Use Case
13 6 (3.47%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.47%) Data Modelling
13 6 (3.47%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (3.47%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.83%) SQL
2 5 (2.89%) VBA
3 3 (1.73%) Java
3 3 (1.73%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.16%) PHP
4 2 (1.16%) R
5 1 (0.58%) C#
5 1 (0.58%) VBScript
5 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (13.87%) Degree
2 17 (9.83%) ISEB
3 16 (9.25%) CBAP
4 10 (5.78%) ACCA
4 10 (5.78%) CIMA
5 5 (2.89%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.16%) PMP
6 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.16%) AAT
6 2 (1.16%) MBA
7 1 (0.58%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.58%) CFA
7 1 (0.58%) CISSP
7 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.58%) CCIE
7 1 (0.58%) CCNP
7 1 (0.58%) CCNA
7 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.36%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.09%) SAP
3 10 (5.78%) Oracle
3 10 (5.78%) IBM
3 10 (5.78%) VMware
3 10 (5.78%) Citrix
4 6 (3.47%) Cisco
5 5 (2.89%) Adobe
5 5 (2.89%) HP
5 5 (2.89%) EMC
5 5 (2.89%) Google
5 5 (2.89%) BMC
5 5 (2.89%) CA
5 5 (2.89%) NetApp
6 3 (1.73%) ClickTale
7 2 (1.16%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.16%) Primavera
7 2 (1.16%) BT
8 1 (0.58%) Twitter
8 1 (0.58%) Juniper
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Training / Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Dunnhumby
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Cirencester
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago