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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Analysis
Rank 824 808 800
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 71 98 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.085% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 55 73 73
Average salary £60,000 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+55.84% -3.75%

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
91159 94353 87863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.17% 82.31% 80.10%
Number of salaries quoted 73885 75668 72432
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -37 71 £60,000 +42.85% 13
London -1 33 £72,500 +41.46% 9
City of London +8 16 £75,000 +88.67% 2
South East +3 13 £80,000 +190.90% 1
Hampshire -1 11 £80,000 +6.66% 1
South West -5 9 £60,000 +9.09%
Southampton -13 7 £82,500 -
East of England +11 5 £56,250 +95.65%
West Midlands -26 5 £60,000 +56.86%
North West +10 4 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Wiltshire +8 3 £60,000 -20.00%
Bristol -1 3 £60,000 +9.09%
Swindon -5 3 £60,000 -20.00%
Worcester - 3 £60,000 -
Cheltenham - 3 £60,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Gloucestershire - 3 £60,000 -
Cheshire +1 2 £40,000 +1.91%
Wilmslow - 2 £40,000 -
Eastleigh - 2 £51,250 -
Manchester - 2 £55,000 -
Suffolk +7 1 £52,500 +176.31%
Stoke-on-Trent +2 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Berkshire +2 1 - -
West Yorkshire 0 1 £65,000 +71.05%
Staffordshire -5 1 £45,000 +44.00%
Reading -11 1 - -
Yorkshire -12 1 £65,000 +69.93%
East Sussex -33 1 - -

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 163 (100.00%) Finance
2 74 (45.40%) MS Visio
3 49 (30.06%) PRINCE2
4 48 (29.45%) Change Management
5 45 (27.61%) Management Information System
6 44 (26.99%) Business Analysis
7 41 (25.15%) MS Project
8 40 (24.54%) ISEB
9 38 (23.31%) Project Management
10 37 (22.70%) Telecoms
10 37 (22.70%) CBAP
10 37 (22.70%) Root Cause Analysis
11 30 (18.40%) Banking
12 28 (17.18%) Degree
13 21 (12.88%) Line Management
14 19 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (11.04%) Marketing
15 18 (11.04%) MS Excel
16 16 (9.82%) SQL
16 16 (9.82%) Microsoft
17 14 (8.59%) IT Governance
17 14 (8.59%) Systems Analysis
17 14 (8.59%) Data Architecture
18 12 (7.36%) Data Analysis
19 11 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
20 10 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
20 10 (6.13%) Technical Architecture
20 10 (6.13%) Solvency II
21 9 (5.52%) Portfolio Management
21 9 (5.52%) Mentoring

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.84%) Mule
2 2 (1.23%) SAS
3 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 74 (45.40%) MS Visio
2 41 (25.15%) MS Project
3 18 (11.04%) MS Excel
4 9 (5.52%) MS Office
5 8 (4.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.61%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
3 1 (0.61%) PaaS
3 1 (0.61%) IaaS
3 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.61%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) WAN
1 8 (4.91%) Ethernet
2 5 (3.07%) LAN
3 3 (1.84%) VoIP
3 3 (1.84%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.84%) SSL
3 3 (1.84%) S/MIME
3 3 (1.84%) Internet
3 3 (1.84%) MPLS
4 2 (1.23%) MVNO
4 2 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.52%) SQL Server
1 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.07%) QlikView
3 5 (3.07%) OLAP
4 3 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.23%) MS Access
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.23%) dBASE
5 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
General
1 163 (100.00%) Finance
2 37 (22.70%) Telecoms
3 30 (18.40%) Banking
4 18 (11.04%) Marketing
5 8 (4.91%) Retail
6 3 (1.84%) Legal
7 2 (1.23%) Advertising
7 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.23%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.61%) Local Government
8 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (41.72%) Analyst
2 41 (25.15%) Business Analyst
3 23 (14.11%) Architect
4 16 (9.82%) PMO Manager
5 11 (6.75%) Consultant
6 9 (5.52%) Financial Analyst
7 8 (4.91%) Applications Architect
8 7 (4.29%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (3.68%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.68%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (3.07%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (3.07%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.07%) SQL Data Analyst
10 5 (3.07%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (2.45%) Data Architect
11 4 (2.45%) Programme Manager
11 4 (2.45%) PMO Lead
11 4 (2.45%) Head of Service Delivery
12 3 (1.84%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.07%) COM
2 3 (1.84%) Web Services
2 3 (1.84%) .NET
2 3 (1.84%) EDI
2 3 (1.84%) RESTful
2 3 (1.84%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (1.23%) Middleware
3 2 (1.23%) WinForms
3 2 (1.23%) ADO.NET
4 1 (0.61%) XML
4 1 (0.61%) JSON
4 1 (0.61%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (27.61%) Management Information System
2 19 (11.66%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.91%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.91%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.07%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.07%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.45%) PMI
6 3 (1.84%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.23%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.23%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.23%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.23%) Statistics
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Streaming Video
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.06%) PRINCE2
2 48 (29.45%) Change Management
3 44 (26.99%) Business Analysis
4 38 (23.31%) Project Management
5 37 (22.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 21 (12.88%) Line Management
7 14 (8.59%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (8.59%) IT Governance
7 14 (8.59%) Data Architecture
8 12 (7.36%) Data Analysis
9 11 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (6.13%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (5.52%) Portfolio Management
11 9 (5.52%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.52%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.91%) Analytics
12 8 (4.91%) Financial Modelling
13 7 (4.29%) ITIL
13 7 (4.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.82%) SQL
2 7 (4.29%) VBA
3 6 (3.68%) C#
4 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.23%) VB
5 2 (1.23%) C
5 2 (1.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 40 (24.54%) ISEB
2 37 (22.70%) CBAP
3 28 (17.18%) Degree
4 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.45%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.45%) CIMA
6 3 (1.84%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (1.84%) ACCA
6 3 (1.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.61%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) Solvency II
2 5 (3.07%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.61%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (3.07%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.07%) HP
2 5 (3.07%) EMC
2 5 (3.07%) Citrix
2 5 (3.07%) BMC
2 5 (3.07%) CA
2 5 (3.07%) NetApp
2 5 (3.07%) Cisco
2 5 (3.07%) IBM
2 5 (3.07%) VMware
2 5 (3.07%) Tableau
3 3 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.23%) BT
4 2 (1.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.61%) Cognos
5 1 (0.61%) OpenText
5 1 (0.61%) RedDot
5 1 (0.61%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.61%) Sage
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle
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