The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Analysis
Rank 825 766 835
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +69
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 76 121 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.11% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.081% 0.14% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 55 94 55
Average salary £47,500 £42,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -22.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £31,250 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,750 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+29.87% +24.19%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94020 85650 91144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.39% 78.78% 77.48%
Number of salaries quoted 75699 69888 77563
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 July 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 July 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 -64 73 £47,500 +11.11% 15
London -88 27 £47,500 -9.52% 4
South East -8 17 £39,500 -24.76% 4
East of England 0 12 £55,000 +29.03% 2
Leicestershire +6 10 £55,000 +57.14%
Leicester +3 10 £55,000 +57.14%
East Midlands -2 10 £55,000 +57.14%
Hampshire -3 9 £34,000 -47.69% 1
West Midlands +4 6 £34,500 -23.33%
Essex +5 5 £32,500 - 1
Birmingham +2 5 £34,500 -23.33%
Huntingdon - 5 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £55,000 -
South West - 5 £55,000 - 1
East Sussex - 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 4 £55,000 -
Tewkesbury - 4 £55,000 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 4 - -
Berkshire -4 3 £80,000 +18.51% 1
Portsmouth - 3 £34,000 -
Purfleet - 3 £32,500 -
Manchester +2 2 - -
North West -1 2 - - 4
Scotland -8 2 £50,000 +21.21%
Newbury - 2 £80,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £62,500 - 1
Cheadle - 2 - -
Fareham - 2 - -
Crawley +11 1 £33,500 - 1
Reading 0 1 £65,000 +33.33%

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Finance
2 63 (37.50%) Project Management
3 36 (21.43%) Retail
4 32 (19.05%) Business Analysis
5 31 (18.45%) Change Management
6 28 (16.67%) Degree
7 24 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (14.29%) SQL
8 23 (13.69%) Banking
8 23 (13.69%) Analytics
9 22 (13.10%) Management Information System
10 21 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 21 (12.50%) MS Visio
10 21 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 21 (12.50%) Mathematics
11 20 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
12 19 (11.31%) Financial Modelling
12 19 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (10.71%) Statistics
14 17 (10.12%) Microsoft
14 17 (10.12%) ISEB
15 16 (9.52%) PRINCE2
15 16 (9.52%) QA
15 16 (9.52%) CBAP
16 15 (8.93%) Marketing
16 15 (8.93%) Business Development
17 14 (8.33%) Time Management
18 13 (7.74%) Service Delivery
19 12 (7.14%) Benchmarking

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (5.36%) SAS
2 6 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.60%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 21 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 11 (6.55%) MS Project
3 10 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (2.38%) MS Office
6 3 (1.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.38%) SAP APO
3 3 (1.79%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.19%) Network Security
1 2 (1.19%) Intranet
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) Broadband
2 1 (0.60%) GSM
2 1 (0.60%) VoIP
2 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.60%) Wireless
2 1 (0.60%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.95%) Data Mining
2 8 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.98%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.79%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.19%) Big Data
5 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.19%) MS Access
5 2 (1.19%) MySQL
6 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 168 (100.00%) Finance
2 36 (21.43%) Retail
3 23 (13.69%) Banking
4 15 (8.93%) Marketing
5 10 (5.95%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.17%) Publishing
7 5 (2.98%) Advertising
8 4 (2.38%) French Language
8 4 (2.38%) German Language
8 4 (2.38%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.79%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.79%) Front Office
9 3 (1.79%) Legal
9 3 (1.79%) Billing
10 2 (1.19%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.19%) Law
11 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.60%) Military
Job Titles
1 100 (59.52%) Analyst
2 34 (20.24%) Business Analyst
3 18 (10.71%) Consultant
4 16 (9.52%) PMO Analyst
5 14 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 12 (7.14%) Business Consultant
7 11 (6.55%) Account Manager
8 10 (5.95%) Technical Account Manager
8 10 (5.95%) Technical Manager
8 10 (5.95%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.17%) Business Manager
11 6 (3.57%) Architect
12 5 (2.98%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (2.98%) Report Analyst
12 5 (2.98%) IT Business Analyst
12 5 (2.98%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 4 (2.38%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
13 4 (2.38%) Business Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.79%) XML
2 2 (1.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (1.19%) JSON
3 1 (0.60%) HTML
3 1 (0.60%) COM
3 1 (0.60%) JSP
3 1 (0.60%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.10%) Management Information System
2 21 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 18 (10.71%) Statistics
4 12 (7.14%) Economics
5 10 (5.95%) Credit Risk
6 7 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (2.38%) FMCG
7 4 (2.38%) Blog
8 3 (1.79%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.19%) iPad
9 2 (1.19%) Physics
9 2 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.19%) NHS
9 2 (1.19%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.60%) Equities
10 1 (0.60%) Derivative
10 1 (0.60%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.50%) Project Management
2 32 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 31 (18.45%) Change Management
4 24 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (13.69%) Analytics
6 21 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 20 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 19 (11.31%) Financial Modelling
8 19 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (9.52%) PRINCE2
11 15 (8.93%) Business Development
12 14 (8.33%) Time Management
13 13 (7.74%) Service Delivery
14 12 (7.14%) Benchmarking
15 11 (6.55%) Supplier Management
15 11 (6.55%) Performance Management
16 10 (5.95%) Programme Management
16 10 (5.95%) Operations Research
17 9 (5.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.29%) SQL
2 10 (5.95%) VBA
3 6 (3.57%) R
4 4 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.79%) Java
6 2 (1.19%) Python
6 2 (1.19%) PHP
6 2 (1.19%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.19%) C++
7 1 (0.60%) C
7 1 (0.60%) C#
7 1 (0.60%) VB
7 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (16.67%) Degree
2 17 (10.12%) ISEB
3 16 (9.52%) CBAP
4 10 (5.95%) CIMA
4 10 (5.95%) ACCA
4 10 (5.95%) Security Cleared
5 9 (5.36%) MBA
6 7 (4.17%) PMP
6 7 (4.17%) PMI Certification
6 7 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.79%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.19%) CFA
9 2 (1.19%) CISSP
10 1 (0.60%) ICAEW
10 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 17 (10.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.57%) Google
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle
2 6 (3.57%) Business Objects
3 5 (2.98%) SAP
4 4 (2.38%) Tableau
5 3 (1.79%) Primavera
5 3 (1.79%) Adobe
5 3 (1.79%) Omniture
5 3 (1.79%) ClickTale
6 2 (1.19%) Cognos
7 1 (0.60%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.60%) iSOFT
7 1 (0.60%) Cisco
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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London
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
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Posted: 7 days ago
Basildon
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 7 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
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Posted: 7 days ago
South West
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Posted: 8 days ago
North West
Dunnhumby
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside, Wirral
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Salary: to c£35,000 + benefits
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Hampshire
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