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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 10 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 8.33% 18.18% 9.09%
As % of the General category 21.05% 100.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £51,058 £72,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.08% +20.00%
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
19 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 39.58% 18.18% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 9
Average salary £45,000 £59,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.72% +12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £53,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £86,500
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
Salary Histogram in Westminster

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Westminster region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Westminster

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation Director
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Transformation Director
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com