The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 10.00% 14.29% 26.32%
As % of the General category 50.00% 20.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -39.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
London

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

General Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 20.00% 71.43% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 9
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £32,571 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £75,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

Finance
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Finance Salary Trend in Westminster

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) ETRM
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Behat
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Westminster 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) PHPUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Behat
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) XHTML
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
1 1 (33.33%) Zend Framework
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) ETRM
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow