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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Analysis
Rank 802 805 819
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 93 94 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.086% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.10% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 85 63 50
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £34,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £35,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +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
92374 89648 91863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.25% 81.74% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 76138 72001 78206
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 £30,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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 +15 92 £41,500 -7.77% 12
London +5 22 £44,000 -16.19% 9
Yorkshire -15 20 £40,500 -4.70%
West Midlands +6 16 £41,250 +16.19%
South West +3 15 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Birmingham +2 12 £41,500 -1.19%
Leeds +1 12 £40,500 -4.70%
West Yorkshire -9 12 £40,500 -4.70%
North West -14 11 £41,500 +0.60% 1
Cheshire -3 10 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Gloucestershire - 9 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire -12 8 £40,500 -4.70%
Sheffield -15 8 £40,500 -4.70%
Chester +11 7 £41,500 -2.35%
Essex -15 5 £60,000 -
East of England -20 5 £60,000 -
Basildon - 5 £60,000 -
City of London +12 4 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Bristol +11 4 £37,500 -40.00%
Cheltenham - 4 £37,500 -
Cirencester - 4 £56,250 -
Worcester - 4 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 4 £37,500 -
South East +2 3 £77,500 +121.42% 1
Surrey -2 3 £77,500 +158.33%
Guildford - 3 £77,500 -
Northwich - 3 - -
Swindon - 2 £56,250 -
Woking - 2 £77,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £56,250 -

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Finance
2 65 (40.12%) MS Visio
3 55 (33.95%) Change Management
4 50 (30.86%) Business Analysis
5 44 (27.16%) Management Information System
6 41 (25.31%) ISEB
7 37 (22.84%) PRINCE2
7 37 (22.84%) CBAP
7 37 (22.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 32 (19.75%) MS Project
9 30 (18.52%) Telecoms
10 27 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
12 25 (15.43%) Project Management
13 22 (13.58%) Degree
14 19 (11.73%) Banking
15 17 (10.49%) MS Excel
16 15 (9.26%) SQL
16 15 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (8.64%) SAP
18 13 (8.02%) Financial Modelling
19 12 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (7.41%) Citrix
19 12 (7.41%) IBM
19 12 (7.41%) VMware
20 11 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (6.79%) Data Analysis
21 10 (6.17%) Retail
21 10 (6.17%) Marketing
21 10 (6.17%) Analytics

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (1.85%) Mule
2 2 (1.23%) SAS
3 1 (0.62%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 65 (40.12%) MS Visio
2 32 (19.75%) MS Project
3 17 (10.49%) MS Excel
4 6 (3.70%) MS Office
5 3 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.32%) SAP PS
2 5 (3.09%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.62%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.62%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.62%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.62%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.32%) SaaS
2 6 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.94%) WAN
2 7 (4.32%) Ethernet
2 7 (4.32%) LAN
3 3 (1.85%) SSL
3 3 (1.85%) S/MIME
4 2 (1.23%) MVNO
5 1 (0.62%) SAN
5 1 (0.62%) Intranet
5 1 (0.62%) Firewall
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.70%) QlikView
2 5 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.23%) OLAP
4 2 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.23%) MS Access
4 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.23%) MySQL
4 2 (1.23%) dBASE
5 1 (0.62%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 162 (100.00%) Finance
2 30 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 19 (11.73%) Banking
4 10 (6.17%) Retail
4 10 (6.17%) Marketing
5 7 (4.32%) Legal
6 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.23%) Publishing
6 2 (1.23%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Local Government
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 78 (48.15%) Analyst
2 42 (25.93%) Business Analyst
3 18 (11.11%) PMO Manager
4 9 (5.56%) Consultant
5 7 (4.32%) Architect
5 7 (4.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (4.32%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (4.32%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (4.32%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 5 (3.09%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (3.09%) Business Manager
7 5 (3.09%) Software Licensing Specialist
7 5 (3.09%) Head of Service Delivery
8 4 (2.47%) Project Officer
8 4 (2.47%) Project Support Officer
8 4 (2.47%) Technical Account Manager
8 4 (2.47%) Technical Manager
8 4 (2.47%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (2.47%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.32%) COM
2 3 (1.85%) Web Services
2 3 (1.85%) EDI
2 3 (1.85%) .NET
2 3 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.85%) RESTful
3 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (1.23%) WinForms
3 2 (1.23%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.62%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.16%) Management Information System
2 27 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.47%) PMI
4 3 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.85%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.23%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.23%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.62%) Equities
6 1 (0.62%) VLE
6 1 (0.62%) Statistics
6 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.62%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.95%) Change Management
2 50 (30.86%) Business Analysis
3 37 (22.84%) PRINCE2
3 37 (22.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 25 (15.43%) Project Management
5 15 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (8.02%) Financial Modelling
7 11 (6.79%) Data Analysis
7 11 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.17%) Service Delivery
8 10 (6.17%) Analytics
9 9 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.94%) ITIL
11 7 (4.32%) E-business
11 7 (4.32%) Data Management
11 7 (4.32%) Numerical Analysis
12 5 (3.09%) Software Licensing
13 4 (2.47%) Line Management
13 4 (2.47%) Time Management
13 4 (2.47%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.26%) SQL
2 5 (3.09%) VBA
3 3 (1.85%) VB
3 3 (1.85%) C#
3 3 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.23%) PHP
4 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.23%) XAML
5 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (25.31%) ISEB
2 37 (22.84%) CBAP
3 22 (13.58%) Degree
4 5 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.09%) CIMA
5 4 (2.47%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.47%) ACCA
5 4 (2.47%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.23%) AAT
8 1 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.62%) CCIE
8 1 (0.62%) CCNP
8 1 (0.62%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (4.32%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (16.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.64%) SAP
3 12 (7.41%) IBM
3 12 (7.41%) Citrix
3 12 (7.41%) VMware
4 9 (5.56%) Oracle
5 8 (4.94%) Cisco
6 7 (4.32%) HP
6 7 (4.32%) EMC
6 7 (4.32%) BMC
6 7 (4.32%) CA
6 7 (4.32%) NetApp
7 5 (3.09%) Adobe
7 5 (3.09%) Google
8 3 (1.85%) ClickTale
8 3 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.23%) Tableau
9 2 (1.23%) BT
10 1 (0.62%) Open Text
10 1 (0.62%) RedDot
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
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Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Training / Pension
Posted: 23 days ago