Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 14 16
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Finance 98 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 27.45% 10.74% 10.77%
As % of the General category 54.14% 33.68% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 19 12
Belfast median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £34,200 £18,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £58,250 £54,750
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 181 95 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 50.70% 31.88% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 72 20
Belfast median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,375 £21,125
90th Percentile £56,500 £68,625 £58,250
County Antrim median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +46.23%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Belfast

Finance
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Finance in Belfast

Finance
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Belfast over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Finance.

1 45 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 39 (39.80%) Java
4 26 (26.53%) Oracle
5 25 (25.51%) .NET
6 23 (23.47%) SQL
7 22 (22.45%) SDLC
8 21 (21.43%) Python
8 21 (21.43%) Telecoms
9 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
9 20 (20.41%) Banking
9 20 (20.41%) Test Automation
10 19 (19.39%) Scrum
10 19 (19.39%) C#
10 19 (19.39%) AngularJS
11 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
11 18 (18.37%) Legal
12 17 (17.35%) Puppet
13 15 (15.31%) UML
14 14 (14.29%) Migration
14 14 (14.29%) Data Migration
14 14 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (14.29%) Docker
14 14 (14.29%) Microservices
15 13 (13.27%) Ruby
15 13 (13.27%) Unix
15 13 (13.27%) ASP.NET
15 13 (13.27%) SharePoint
16 12 (12.24%) CRM

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 12 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (12.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (12.24%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (3.06%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.04%) CICS
5 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.02%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.02%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.02%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.02%) SAP PS
2 1 (1.02%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (12.24%) iPaaS
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (12.24%) PaaS
1 12 (12.24%) SaaS
2 6 (6.12%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) Firewall
1 7 (7.14%) FTP
1 7 (7.14%) SMTP
1 7 (7.14%) SNMP
1 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.12%) SAN
3 5 (5.10%) DHCP
3 5 (5.10%) DNS
3 5 (5.10%) HTTP
3 5 (5.10%) Kerberos
3 5 (5.10%) LAN
3 5 (5.10%) LDAP
3 5 (5.10%) SSH
3 5 (5.10%) SSL
3 5 (5.10%) WAN
4 4 (4.08%) IP Telephony
4 4 (4.08%) VPN
5 2 (2.04%) Network Security
5 2 (2.04%) SNA
5 2 (2.04%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.12%) Ingres
3 6 (6.12%) MySQL
4 5 (5.10%) KDB
5 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.02%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Bitbucket
1 12 (12.24%) GitLab
1 12 (12.24%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.22%) Subversion
3 10 (10.20%) JIRA
4 9 (9.18%) Cucumber
5 6 (6.12%) Jasmine
5 6 (6.12%) JUnit
5 6 (6.12%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (6.12%) Mockito
5 6 (6.12%) Protractor
6 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.04%) Selenium
8 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 20 (20.41%) Banking
3 18 (18.37%) Legal
4 12 (12.24%) Investment Banking
4 12 (12.24%) Prime Brokerage
5 9 (9.18%) Front Office
6 5 (5.10%) Retail
7 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.02%) Billing
8 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (33.67%) Developer
2 13 (13.27%) Software Developer
3 12 (12.24%) Architect
3 12 (12.24%) Technical Architect
4 10 (10.20%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.14%) Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Angular Developer
6 6 (6.12%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.10%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Junior
8 4 (4.08%) Junior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) QA Leader
9 3 (3.06%) Financial Analyst
9 3 (3.06%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.51%) .NET
2 19 (19.39%) AngularJS
3 13 (13.27%) ASP.NET
4 12 (12.24%) HTML
4 12 (12.24%) Node.js
5 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (6.12%) CSS
6 6 (6.12%) HTML5
6 6 (6.12%) Ionic Framework
6 6 (6.12%) Java EE
6 6 (6.12%) JMS
6 6 (6.12%) jQuery
6 6 (6.12%) LESS
6 6 (6.12%) React Native
6 6 (6.12%) RESTful
6 6 (6.12%) Sass
6 6 (6.12%) SOAP
7 3 (3.06%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.06%) J2EE
7 3 (3.06%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.24%) User Experience
3 11 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.22%) Fintech
3 11 (11.22%) Mobile App
4 9 (9.18%) Credit Derivative
4 9 (9.18%) Derivative
5 8 (8.16%) Virtual Team
6 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.06%) Equities
8 2 (2.04%) FMCG
8 2 (2.04%) LPAR
8 2 (2.04%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.02%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.02%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Unix
2 11 (11.22%) Linux
3 8 (8.16%) Android
3 8 (8.16%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.14%) Windows
5 6 (6.12%) Mac OS X
6 5 (5.10%) Debian
6 5 (5.10%) Solaris
7 2 (2.04%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.45%) SDLC
3 20 (20.41%) Test Automation
4 19 (19.39%) Scrum
5 15 (15.31%) UML
6 14 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 14 (14.29%) Microservices
6 14 (14.29%) Migration
7 12 (12.24%) ArchiMate
7 12 (12.24%) BDD
7 12 (12.24%) CRM
7 12 (12.24%) Data Security
7 12 (12.24%) DevOps
7 12 (12.24%) Kanban
7 12 (12.24%) Open Source
7 12 (12.24%) Open Source Development
7 12 (12.24%) SOA
7 12 (12.24%) Software Architecture
8 11 (11.22%) TDD
8 11 (11.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (39.80%) Java
2 23 (23.47%) SQL
3 21 (21.43%) Python
4 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 19 (19.39%) C#
6 13 (13.27%) Ruby
7 12 (12.24%) PHP
8 9 (9.18%) Bash Shell
9 7 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
10 6 (6.12%) TypeScript
11 5 (5.10%) Perl
11 5 (5.10%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.02%) C
12 1 (1.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.22%) Degree
3 10 (10.20%) ISEB
3 10 (10.20%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (6.12%) CCNA
5 6 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.10%) CCNP
6 5 (5.10%) HNC
6 5 (5.10%) HND
7 1 (1.02%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.02%) CCIE
7 1 (1.02%) CISA
7 1 (1.02%) CISM
7 1 (1.02%) CISSP
7 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.02%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.29%) Docker
2 6 (6.12%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.10%) NFS
4 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.06%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (17.35%) Puppet
2 14 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (12.24%) Kubernetes
4 5 (5.10%) Nagios
5 2 (2.04%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 42 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 26 (26.53%) Oracle
3 10 (10.20%) HP
4 7 (7.14%) IBM
5 6 (6.12%) Cisco
6 5 (5.10%) 3PAR
6 5 (5.10%) EMC
6 5 (5.10%) NetApp
6 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.08%) SonicWALL
7 4 (4.08%) Symantec
7 4 (4.08%) VMware
8 3 (3.06%) Juniper
8 3 (3.06%) SAP
8 3 (3.06%) Sencha
9 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.02%) Sage