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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 33.33% - 33.33%
As % of the General category 76.92% - 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 5
Average salary £84,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
13 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 43.33% 6.00% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 12
Average salary £84,500 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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
Salary Histogram in Westminster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Westminster region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Westminster

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (50.00%) Analytics
3 6 (37.50%) User Experience
3 6 (37.50%) SLA
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (37.50%) Budget Control
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) Intranet
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) J2EE
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Advertising
5 3 (18.75%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 3 (18.75%) JSON
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) REST

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.25%) PHPUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Behat
General
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Advertising
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) J2EE
2 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) Zend Framework
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Economics
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (50.00%) Analytics
2 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (37.50%) Budget Control
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) OOD
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Multivariate Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (6.25%) Android Development
7 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Zend
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian