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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Analysis
Rank 842 851 764
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -87
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 56 76 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.065% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.078% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 55 93
Average salary £45,750 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.68% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,550 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £50,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-27.00% +29.87%

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
92776 96821 88019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.86% 82.75% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75982 77929 71900
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015 within the UK.

Financial Analysis Salary Histogram in the UK

Financial Analysis
Top 27 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 3 August 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 +4 56 £45,750 -3.68% 10
London +25 31 £55,000 +15.78% 7
City of London +46 11 £55,000 +41.02% 3
West Midlands -2 9 £27,500 -20.28% 1
Birmingham -2 8 £27,500 -20.28% 1
East Midlands +1 5 £62,500 +13.63%
South East -1 5 £67,500 +70.88%
West Yorkshire +10 4 £48,639 +31.45% 1
Yorkshire +8 4 £48,639 +31.45% 1
Berkshire +11 3 £67,500 -15.62%
Northamptonshire - 3 £62,500 -
Leeds +5 2 £32,278 -12.76%
North West -1 2 £40,000 -
Chester - 2 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £62,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £62,500 -
Basingstoke +21 1 £67,500 +50.00%
Hampshire +4 1 £67,500 +98.52%
Reading -4 1 - -
Wellingborough - 1 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £36,500 -
Coventry - 1 £23,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £36,500 -
Northampton - 1 £62,500 -
Hendon - 1 £65,000 -

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Finance
2 40 (36.04%) Degree
3 35 (31.53%) Project Management
4 28 (25.23%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (18.92%) CIMA
6 18 (16.22%) ACCA
7 13 (11.71%) Marketing
7 13 (11.71%) Analytics
7 13 (11.71%) Data Modelling
8 12 (10.81%) Change Management
9 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
9 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
10 10 (9.01%) Risk Management
10 10 (9.01%) Telecoms
10 10 (9.01%) Computer Science
11 9 (8.11%) Legal
11 9 (8.11%) Programme Management
11 9 (8.11%) Java
11 9 (8.11%) SQL
11 9 (8.11%) XML
12 8 (7.21%) OOP
12 8 (7.21%) OO
12 8 (7.21%) Postgraduate
12 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.21%) RDF
12 8 (7.21%) Ontologies
12 8 (7.21%) Banking
12 8 (7.21%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (7.21%) Apache Jena

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (1.80%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.80%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (6.31%) MS Office
4 4 (3.60%) MS Project
4 4 (3.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) SaaS
2 2 (1.80%) IaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.90%) PaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) WAN
1 2 (1.80%) Ethernet
1 2 (1.80%) Network Security
2 1 (0.90%) VoIP
2 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.90%) VPN
2 1 (0.90%) Internet
2 1 (0.90%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.70%) Big Data
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.80%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.90%) dBASE
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.90%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.90%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.90%) Toad
2 1 (0.90%) MagicDraw
2 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 111 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (11.71%) Marketing
3 10 (9.01%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.11%) Legal
5 8 (7.21%) Banking
6 6 (5.41%) Investment Banking
7 4 (3.60%) Retail
8 3 (2.70%) Advertising
9 2 (1.80%) Russian Language
9 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.90%) Back Office
10 1 (0.90%) Law
10 1 (0.90%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (31.53%) Analyst
2 18 (16.22%) Financial Analyst
3 11 (9.91%) Graduate
4 10 (9.01%) Architect
5 9 (8.11%) Consultant
6 8 (7.21%) Web Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Semantic Web Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Java Web Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Applications Architect
9 5 (4.50%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Portfolio Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.60%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (3.60%) Programme Manager
11 3 (2.70%) Business Analyst
11 3 (2.70%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.70%) Development Manager
11 3 (2.70%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) XML
2 8 (7.21%) Apache Jena
3 1 (0.90%) .NET
3 1 (0.90%) J2EE
3 1 (0.90%) Middleware
3 1 (0.90%) JSON
3 1 (0.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.23%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.21%) Semantic Web
3 8 (7.21%) Ontologies
4 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.80%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.80%) Economics
6 2 (1.80%) Statistics
7 1 (0.90%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.90%) GIS
7 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.90%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.90%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.90%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.53%) Project Management
2 13 (11.71%) Data Modelling
2 13 (11.71%) Analytics
3 12 (10.81%) Change Management
4 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
5 10 (9.01%) Risk Management
6 9 (8.11%) Programme Management
7 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.21%) OOP
7 8 (7.21%) OO
7 8 (7.21%) RDF
7 8 (7.21%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (6.31%) Business Development
8 7 (6.31%) Data Architecture
8 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.41%) Resource Management
9 6 (5.41%) IT Governance
10 5 (4.50%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (4.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.11%) Java
1 9 (8.11%) SQL
2 8 (7.21%) SPARQL
3 2 (1.80%) C
3 2 (1.80%) VBA
4 1 (0.90%) Python
4 1 (0.90%) SAS Macro
4 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (36.04%) Degree
2 21 (18.92%) CIMA
3 18 (16.22%) ACCA
4 8 (7.21%) Postgraduate
5 3 (2.70%) MBA
5 3 (2.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (2.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.80%) AAT
6 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.80%) CISSP
6 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.90%) PMP
7 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CCIE
7 1 (0.90%) CCNP
7 1 (0.90%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.90%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) Solvency II
2 4 (3.60%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.80%) SLA
3 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.90%) P3O
4 1 (0.90%) COBIT
4 1 (0.90%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.60%) Oracle
3 2 (1.80%) Cognos
3 2 (1.80%) Avaya
4 1 (0.90%) Juniper
4 1 (0.90%) Hyperion
4 1 (0.90%) Mapinfo
4 1 (0.90%) Riverbed
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco
4 1 (0.90%) IBM
4 1 (0.90%) SAP
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