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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Analysis
Rank 803 815 829
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 77 74 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.071% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.088% 0.087% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 65 47 29
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +54.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +23.52%

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
87161 85486 88774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.66% 82.26% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 71806 68211 75331
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 76 £44,500 -15.23% 19
London -4 28 £55,000 -21.42% 8
Yorkshire +1 14 £40,500 +5.19% 1
South West -4 11 £60,000 +9.09% 3
West Midlands -7 10 £42,500 +1.19% 1
Leeds +10 8 £40,500 -
West Yorkshire -2 8 £40,500 - 1
Birmingham -11 7 £41,500 -1.19%
South Yorkshire +2 6 £40,500 +5.19%
City of London -3 6 £73,750 - 1
Sheffield -4 6 £40,500 +5.19%
South East -37 5 £77,500 +210.00% 4
Chester +15 4 £41,500 -1.19%
Cheshire 0 4 £41,500 -1.19%
North West -3 4 £41,500 -1.19%
East of England -6 4 £60,000 +4.34% 2
Wiltshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Swindon - 4 £60,000 - 1
Surrey -5 3 £77,500 +19.23% 1
Bristol -7 3 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Guildford -8 3 £77,500 -18.42% 1
Hertfordshire -11 3 - -
Worcester - 3 £60,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 3 £60,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 3 £60,000 - 1
Woking - 2 £77,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £42,000 - 2
Wales - 1 £52,500 -
South Wales - 1 £52,500 -

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 172 (100.00%) Finance
2 79 (45.93%) MS Visio
3 55 (31.98%) Change Management
3 55 (31.98%) PRINCE2
4 48 (27.91%) Business Analysis
5 44 (25.58%) MS Project
5 44 (25.58%) Management Information System
6 40 (23.26%) ISEB
7 39 (22.67%) Telecoms
8 37 (21.51%) CBAP
8 37 (21.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 34 (19.77%) Project Management
10 29 (16.86%) Microsoft
10 29 (16.86%) Banking
11 25 (14.53%) Degree
12 22 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (11.05%) MS Excel
14 18 (10.47%) Line Management
15 16 (9.30%) SQL
16 15 (8.72%) VMware
16 15 (8.72%) Citrix
16 15 (8.72%) IBM
16 15 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (8.72%) Financial Modelling
17 14 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (7.56%) WAN
18 13 (7.56%) SAP
19 12 (6.98%) Ethernet
20 11 (6.40%) Cisco

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (1.74%) Mule
2 2 (1.16%) SAS
3 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 79 (45.93%) MS Visio
2 44 (25.58%) MS Project
3 19 (11.05%) MS Excel
4 8 (4.65%) MS Office
5 5 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) SAP PS
2 3 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.58%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.07%) SaaS
3 6 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.91%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.56%) WAN
2 12 (6.98%) Ethernet
3 10 (5.81%) LAN
4 3 (1.74%) SSL
4 3 (1.74%) S/MIME
5 2 (1.16%) VoIP
5 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.16%) Internet
5 2 (1.16%) MPLS
5 2 (1.16%) MVNO
6 1 (0.58%) Firewall
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.58%) VPN
6 1 (0.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.23%) QlikView
2 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.91%) OLAP
3 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.16%) MS Access
4 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.16%) dBASE
5 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.16%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
General
1 172 (100.00%) Finance
2 39 (22.67%) Telecoms
3 29 (16.86%) Banking
4 11 (6.40%) Marketing
5 8 (4.65%) Retail
6 7 (4.07%) Legal
7 3 (1.74%) Advertising
8 2 (1.16%) Games
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (42.44%) Analyst
2 41 (23.84%) Business Analyst
3 19 (11.05%) PMO Manager
4 16 (9.30%) Architect
5 10 (5.81%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (5.81%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (5.81%) Cloud Architect
6 9 (5.23%) Consultant
7 8 (4.65%) Data Analyst
7 8 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (3.49%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (3.49%) Business Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Head of Service Delivery
9 5 (2.91%) Software Licensing Specialist
9 5 (2.91%) SQL Data Analyst
10 4 (2.33%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (2.33%) Project Officer
10 4 (2.33%) Project Support Officer
11 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Architect
11 3 (1.74%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.81%) COM
2 3 (1.74%) Web Services
2 3 (1.74%) EDI
2 3 (1.74%) .NET
2 3 (1.74%) RESTful
2 3 (1.74%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (1.16%) ADO.NET
3 2 (1.16%) Middleware
3 2 (1.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.58%) Management Information System
2 22 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.07%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.33%) PMI
6 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.16%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.16%) Statistics
7 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.98%) PRINCE2
1 55 (31.98%) Change Management
2 48 (27.91%) Business Analysis
3 37 (21.51%) Root Cause Analysis
4 34 (19.77%) Project Management
5 18 (10.47%) Line Management
6 15 (8.72%) Financial Modelling
7 14 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (6.40%) Data Analysis
9 10 (5.81%) Data Management
9 10 (5.81%) E-business
9 10 (5.81%) ITIL
10 9 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.07%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.07%) Portfolio Management
11 7 (4.07%) Analytics
11 7 (4.07%) IT Governance
11 7 (4.07%) Numerical Analysis
12 6 (3.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.30%) SQL
2 7 (4.07%) VBA
3 6 (3.49%) C#
4 3 (1.74%) VB
5 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.16%) XAML
6 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (23.26%) ISEB
2 37 (21.51%) CBAP
3 25 (14.53%) Degree
4 6 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.33%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.74%) CIMA
8 2 (1.16%) AAT
8 2 (1.16%) ACCA
9 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.58%) CCIE
9 1 (0.58%) CCNP
9 1 (0.58%) CCNA
9 1 (0.58%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (5.81%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (16.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.72%) Citrix
2 15 (8.72%) VMware
2 15 (8.72%) IBM
3 13 (7.56%) SAP
4 11 (6.40%) Cisco
5 10 (5.81%) HP
5 10 (5.81%) EMC
5 10 (5.81%) BMC
5 10 (5.81%) CA
5 10 (5.81%) NetApp
6 7 (4.07%) Oracle
7 5 (2.91%) Adobe
7 5 (2.91%) Tableau
8 3 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.16%) Google
9 2 (1.16%) BT
10 1 (0.58%) Open Text
10 1 (0.58%) RedDot
10 1 (0.58%) Twitter
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Platform People
Salary: bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £125000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Rewards + No
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance and more
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 7 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 7 days ago
Docklands
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 19 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, car, other.
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
Dunnhumby
Posted: 24 days ago