The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 22 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 12 14 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 11.11% 13.46% 26.24%
As % of the General category 34.29% 30.43% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 51
Average salary - £33,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

General Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35 46 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 32.41% 44.23% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 41 102
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -27.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Finance
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Finance Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 12 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle 11i
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (26.67%) Windows
6 7 (23.33%) .NET
6 7 (23.33%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
7 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (20.00%) HTTP
7 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (20.00%) HTTPS
7 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) SCOM
7 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 5 (16.67%) Project Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.33%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Financials
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle 11i
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
1 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) Wireless
3 4 (13.33%) IPsec
3 4 (13.33%) IP Telephony
3 4 (13.33%) VLAN
3 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
3 4 (13.33%) Network Security
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (13.33%) SSL
3 4 (13.33%) VPN
3 4 (13.33%) LAN
3 4 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.33%) Military
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Support Manager
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Instructional Designer
6 1 (3.33%) E-Learning Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Statistics
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (23.33%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) Scrum
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 4 (13.33%) People Management
5 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.33%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) VB6
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (13.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) Splunk
4 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow
4 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 4 (13.33%) F5
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Tripwire