The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 116 145 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.00% 26.13% 26.20%
As % of the General category 50.88% 59.43% 58.17%
Number of salaries quoted 94 124 72
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £35,750 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Finance
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
228 244 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 49.14% 43.96% 45.03%
Number of salaries quoted 193 192 157
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Finance
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Watford region.

Finance Salary Trend in Watford

Finance
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Watford region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Watford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 115 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (29.47%) SQL
3 77 (27.02%) Java
4 72 (25.26%) SDLC
5 64 (22.46%) Waterfall
6 62 (21.75%) Oracle
7 59 (20.70%) J2EE
8 58 (20.35%) Retail
9 56 (19.65%) SAP
10 51 (17.89%) Banking
11 48 (16.84%) UML
12 42 (14.74%) XML
13 41 (14.39%) Unix
14 38 (13.33%) SAP FI
14 38 (13.33%) SAP CO
14 38 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
15 37 (12.98%) Project Management
15 37 (12.98%) PL/SQL
16 36 (12.63%) Scrum
16 36 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 36 (12.63%) Enterprise Architecture
17 34 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (11.23%) Mentoring
19 30 (10.53%) MVC
20 29 (10.18%) Spring
21 27 (9.47%) E-Commerce
21 27 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
22 26 (9.12%) HTML
23 25 (8.77%) Hibernate
23 25 (8.77%) Programme Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (8.42%) WebSphere
2 15 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (3.16%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.46%) Confluence
4 7 (2.46%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.11%) JBoss
5 6 (2.11%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.40%) Apache
6 4 (1.40%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.70%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.51%) MS Office
2 10 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.70%) MS Project
4 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (13.33%) SAP CO
1 38 (13.33%) SAP FI
1 38 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 18 (6.32%) SAP PS
2 18 (6.32%) SAP SD
3 15 (5.26%) Finacle
3 15 (5.26%) FLEXCUBE
3 15 (5.26%) Temenos T24
4 12 (4.21%) SAP BPC
4 12 (4.21%) SAP FI-AP
4 12 (4.21%) SAP FI-AR
5 6 (2.11%) SAP MM
5 6 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.70%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.35%) BPCS
8 1 (0.35%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.35%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (0.35%) PaaS
1 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.32%) Internet
2 11 (3.86%) Firewall
3 5 (1.75%) VPN
4 4 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (1.40%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (1.40%) DHCP
4 4 (1.40%) DNS
4 4 (1.40%) LAN
4 4 (1.40%) Network Security
4 4 (1.40%) SAN
4 4 (1.40%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (1.40%) VLAN
4 4 (1.40%) WAN
5 2 (0.70%) HTTP
5 2 (0.70%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 8 (2.81%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.81%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.11%) SAP BI
4 6 (2.11%) SAP BW
5 5 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.75%) DB2
5 5 (1.75%) MySQL
6 4 (1.40%) Informix
7 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (6.32%) HP UFT
2 16 (5.61%) Cucumber
2 16 (5.61%) JIRA
2 16 (5.61%) Selenium
3 8 (2.81%) SoapUI
3 8 (2.81%) WebDriver
4 5 (1.75%) Rational Application Developer
4 5 (1.75%) Subversion
5 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.40%) JUnit
6 2 (0.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.35%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.35%) Maven
7 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.35%) Visual Website Optimizer
7 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 58 (20.35%) Retail
2 51 (17.89%) Banking
3 22 (7.72%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.61%) Marketing
5 12 (4.21%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.11%) Electronics
7 6 (2.11%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (32.63%) Analyst
2 52 (18.25%) Developer
3 42 (14.74%) Consultant
4 30 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 26 (9.12%) SAP CO Consultant
5 26 (9.12%) SAP Consultant
5 26 (9.12%) SAP FI Consultant
5 26 (9.12%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 25 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 24 (8.42%) SAP Analyst
8 23 (8.07%) SAP FI Analyst
9 18 (6.32%) Test Analyst
10 16 (5.61%) Project Manager
10 16 (5.61%) SAP CO Support
10 16 (5.61%) SAP FI/CO Support
10 16 (5.61%) SAP Support
10 16 (5.61%) SAP Support Consultant
10 16 (5.61%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.61%) Support Consultant
11 14 (4.91%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (20.70%) J2EE
2 42 (14.74%) XML
3 29 (10.18%) Spring
4 26 (9.12%) HTML
5 25 (8.77%) CSS
5 25 (8.77%) Hibernate
6 20 (7.02%) JSP
7 16 (5.61%) jQuery
8 15 (5.26%) EJB
8 15 (5.26%) Servlets
9 14 (4.91%) AngularJS
9 14 (4.91%) Web Services
10 12 (4.21%) .NET
10 12 (4.21%) ASP.NET
11 11 (3.86%) .NET Framework
11 11 (3.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (3.86%) Entity Framework
11 11 (3.86%) WCF
12 10 (3.51%) XHTML
13 9 (3.16%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.32%) Virtual Team
3 10 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.81%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.46%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.46%) Statistics
7 5 (1.75%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.75%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.40%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.40%) Spread Betting
9 2 (0.70%) Clustering
9 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.70%) Fintech
10 1 (0.35%) EPoS
10 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.35%) iPad
10 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.35%) PMI
10 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.39%) Unix
2 15 (5.26%) Linux
3 6 (2.11%) Windows
4 4 (1.40%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.35%) AIX
6 1 (0.35%) Solaris
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (25.26%) SDLC
3 64 (22.46%) Waterfall
4 48 (16.84%) UML
5 37 (12.98%) Project Management
6 36 (12.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 36 (12.63%) Scrum
6 36 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (11.93%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (11.23%) Mentoring
9 30 (10.53%) MVC
10 27 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (9.47%) E-Commerce
11 25 (8.77%) Coaching
11 25 (8.77%) Programme Management
12 24 (8.42%) OO
13 23 (8.07%) Line Management
13 23 (8.07%) Process Improvement
14 20 (7.02%) Business Analysis
14 20 (7.02%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 84 (29.47%) SQL
2 77 (27.02%) Java
3 37 (12.98%) PL/SQL
4 21 (7.37%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.56%) C#
6 8 (2.81%) C
6 8 (2.81%) VB
7 6 (2.11%) ABAP
7 6 (2.11%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.75%) Perl
9 3 (1.05%) C++
10 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.35%) COBOL
11 1 (0.35%) PHP
11 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (7.37%) ACCA
2 15 (5.26%) Degree
3 7 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.11%) CIMA
5 5 (1.75%) AAT
5 5 (1.75%) CCNP
5 5 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.40%) ISEB
6 4 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.70%) CCA
7 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.35%) CISA
8 1 (0.35%) CISSP
8 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.67%) SLA
2 18 (6.32%) QA
3 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.35%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.40%) vSphere
3 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) Docker
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Ansible
2 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (21.75%) Oracle
2 56 (19.65%) SAP
3 22 (7.72%) IBM
4 21 (7.37%) HP
5 16 (5.61%) Microsoft
6 14 (4.91%) CheckPoint
6 14 (4.91%) Cisco
7 7 (2.46%) VMware
8 5 (1.75%) 3PAR
8 5 (1.75%) Juniper
9 4 (1.40%) Avaya
9 4 (1.40%) Cognos
9 4 (1.40%) Dell
9 4 (1.40%) Fortinet
9 4 (1.40%) hybris
9 4 (1.40%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.05%) Planview
11 2 (0.70%) Sybase
12 1 (0.35%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.35%) NetApp
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Company van/Mobile phone/Benefits
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