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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 8.00% - 18.75%
As % of the General category 33.33% - 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 24.00% 20.00% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Average salary £32,571 £46,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.57% +54.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,057 £25,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £30,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 18 December 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) Economics
3 2 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Multivariate Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (14.29%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Behat
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Economics
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Multivariate Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
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