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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial Analysis
Rank 822 738 815
Rank change year-on-year
-84 +77
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 77 135 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.13% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.16% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 52 99 65
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £35,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £67,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-13.12% +29.03%

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
93904 84659 90979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.68% 79.59% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74903 69182 77129
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -84 75 £42,500 -3.40% 17
London -42 26 £45,000 -10.00% 8
South East -13 18 £33,500 -41.73% 4
East of England -8 12 £55,000 -6.38% 1
Hampshire -9 7 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Leicester +6 6 £55,000 +57.14%
Leicestershire +4 6 £55,000 +57.14%
East Midlands -16 6 £55,000 +57.14%
Essex +8 5 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £100,000 -
Birmingham +2 4 £34,500 -23.33%
West Midlands -11 4 £34,500 -23.33%
City of London -18 4 £62,500 +14.67% 1
Yorkshire -60 4 £37,000 -3.89% 3
Surrey - 4 £26,500 - 2
Manchester -7 3 £37,500 -16.66%
South West -18 3 £22,500 -47.67% 1
North West -21 3 £37,500 -2.59%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 3 - -
North Yorkshire - 3 - -
Purfleet - 3 £32,500 -
Watford - 3 £100,000 -
York - 3 - -
East Sussex - 3 - -
Crawley +8 2 £33,500 -
West Sussex -3 2 £33,500 -
Berkshire -8 2 £72,500 +38.09% 1
Tewkesbury - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Cheadle - 2 - -

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Finance
2 57 (34.97%) Project Management
3 35 (21.47%) Change Management
4 32 (19.63%) Business Analysis
5 27 (16.56%) Degree
6 26 (15.95%) Retail
7 24 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (12.88%) Financial Modelling
9 20 (12.27%) Data Analysis
9 20 (12.27%) Microsoft
10 19 (11.66%) Management Information System
10 19 (11.66%) Banking
10 19 (11.66%) Mathematics
10 19 (11.66%) Analytics
11 18 (11.04%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (11.04%) Statistics
11 18 (11.04%) PRINCE2
11 18 (11.04%) MS Excel
12 17 (10.43%) SQL
12 17 (10.43%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (9.82%) MS Visio
13 16 (9.82%) Marketing
14 15 (9.20%) QA
14 15 (9.20%) Time Management
15 14 (8.59%) Business Development
15 14 (8.59%) ISEB
16 13 (7.98%) SAP
16 13 (7.98%) CBAP
17 12 (7.36%) MS Project

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (3.07%) SAS
2 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (11.04%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.82%) MS Visio
3 12 (7.36%) MS Project
4 6 (3.68%) MS Office
4 6 (3.68%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Google Analytics
2 4 (2.45%) SAP APO
2 4 (2.45%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.61%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.75%) SaaS
2 5 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.45%) IaaS
4 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.45%) WAN
2 3 (1.84%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.84%) LAN
3 2 (1.23%) Intranet
3 2 (1.23%) Network Security
4 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.61%) Firewall
4 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.61%) Wireless
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.61%) Broadband
4 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.07%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.45%) Data Mining
3 4 (2.45%) QlikView
4 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.23%) MS Access
5 2 (1.23%) MySQL
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.23%) Big Data
6 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 163 (100.00%) Finance
2 26 (15.95%) Retail
3 19 (11.66%) Banking
4 16 (9.82%) Marketing
5 11 (6.75%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.29%) Legal
6 7 (4.29%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.29%) Publishing
7 6 (3.68%) Advertising
8 4 (2.45%) French Language
8 4 (2.45%) German Language
8 4 (2.45%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.84%) Front Office
9 3 (1.84%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.23%) Law
10 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.61%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.61%) Billing
11 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 96 (58.90%) Analyst
2 32 (19.63%) Business Analyst
3 16 (9.82%) PMO Analyst
4 13 (7.98%) Data Analyst
5 11 (6.75%) Project Manager
5 11 (6.75%) Financial Analyst
6 10 (6.13%) Technical Account Manager
6 10 (6.13%) Technical Manager
6 10 (6.13%) Account Manager
7 8 (4.91%) Consultant
7 8 (4.91%) Business Manager
8 6 (3.68%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.07%) Report Analyst
9 5 (3.07%) Architect
9 5 (3.07%) IT Business Analyst
9 5 (3.07%) Project Analyst
9 5 (3.07%) Business Consultant
9 5 (3.07%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 4 (2.45%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.45%) COM
2 1 (0.61%) XML
2 1 (0.61%) JSON
2 1 (0.61%) Mason
2 1 (0.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.66%) Management Information System
1 19 (11.66%) Mathematics
2 18 (11.04%) Statistics
3 10 (6.13%) Credit Risk
4 8 (4.91%) Economics
5 7 (4.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.45%) Blog
7 3 (1.84%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.23%) Physics
8 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.23%) FMCG
8 2 (1.23%) iPad
9 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.61%) Equities
9 1 (0.61%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.61%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.97%) Project Management
2 35 (21.47%) Change Management
3 32 (19.63%) Business Analysis
4 24 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (12.88%) Financial Modelling
6 20 (12.27%) Data Analysis
7 19 (11.66%) Analytics
8 18 (11.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (11.04%) PRINCE2
9 17 (10.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 15 (9.20%) Time Management
11 14 (8.59%) Business Development
12 11 (6.75%) Supplier Management
13 10 (6.13%) Programme Management
13 10 (6.13%) Service Delivery
13 10 (6.13%) Performance Management
14 9 (5.52%) Operations Research
15 8 (4.91%) Benchmarking
15 8 (4.91%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.43%) SQL
2 9 (5.52%) VBA
3 3 (1.84%) Java
3 3 (1.84%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.84%) R
4 2 (1.23%) PHP
5 1 (0.61%) C#
5 1 (0.61%) C++
5 1 (0.61%) Python
5 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (16.56%) Degree
2 14 (8.59%) ISEB
3 13 (7.98%) CBAP
4 9 (5.52%) Security Cleared
4 9 (5.52%) ACCA
4 9 (5.52%) CIMA
5 7 (4.29%) MBA
5 7 (4.29%) PMP
5 7 (4.29%) PMI Certification
6 6 (3.68%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.23%) CISSP
8 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.23%) CFA
9 1 (0.61%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.61%) CCIE
9 1 (0.61%) CCNP
9 1 (0.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.20%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.84%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.84%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (12.27%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.98%) SAP
3 9 (5.52%) Oracle
4 7 (4.29%) IBM
4 7 (4.29%) Citrix
4 7 (4.29%) VMware
5 5 (3.07%) Google
5 5 (3.07%) Cisco
5 5 (3.07%) Adobe
6 4 (2.45%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.84%) HP
7 3 (1.84%) EMC
7 3 (1.84%) BMC
7 3 (1.84%) CA
7 3 (1.84%) NetApp
7 3 (1.84%) ClickTale
7 3 (1.84%) Primavera
8 2 (1.23%) Cognos
9 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.61%) Bloomberg
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