The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial Institution
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 130 138
Rank change year-on-year +44 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 24 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.86% 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the General category 6.32% 0.54% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 10
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.69% +15.00%  

Financial Institution is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 380 559 959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 29.53% 30.85% 42.47%
Number of salaries quoted 420 577 1108
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £75,850
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Financial Institution
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Financial Institution as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Institution in Reading

Financial Institution
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Institution in Reading.

Salary trend for Financial Institution in Reading

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Institution in Reading over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Institution in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Financial Institution 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 Reading region with a requirement for Financial Institution.

1 36 (100.00%) Finance
2 28 (77.78%) Java
2 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (75.00%) Oracle
4 26 (72.22%) SQL
5 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
6 23 (63.89%) WebDriver
6 23 (63.89%) Test Scripting
6 23 (63.89%) Test Strategy
6 23 (63.89%) QA
6 23 (63.89%) Selenium
6 23 (63.89%) JMeter
6 23 (63.89%) Gatling
7 18 (50.00%) Scrum
8 17 (47.22%) QA Automation
9 12 (33.33%) JIRA
10 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
11 10 (27.78%) Defect Tracking
12 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (22.22%) Security Testing
12 8 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
13 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
14 4 (11.11%) SDLC
14 4 (11.11%) Case Management
14 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
14 4 (11.11%) Unix
14 4 (11.11%) Windows
14 4 (11.11%) DB2
14 4 (11.11%) Workflow

Financial Institution
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) SAS
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (5.56%) Base SAS
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) InfluxDB
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (5.56%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Power BI
2 2 (5.56%) SAS EBI
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) HBase
3 1 (2.78%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 23 (63.89%) Gatling
1 23 (63.89%) JMeter
1 23 (63.89%) Selenium
1 23 (63.89%) WebDriver
2 12 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 36 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) QA Automation Engineer
1 21 (58.33%) QA Engineer
2 16 (44.44%) Automation Tester
2 16 (44.44%) QA Automation Tester
2 16 (44.44%) QA Tester
2 16 (44.44%) Tester
3 10 (27.78%) Java Automation Tester
3 10 (27.78%) Java Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 10 (27.78%) Selenium Tester
4 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support
6 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Unix Support
7 3 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Unix Scripter
8 2 (5.56%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Avro
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) J2SE
3 1 (2.78%) JDBC
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) Kafka
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) Servlets
3 1 (2.78%) SOAP
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) XHTML
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Fintech
2 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Online Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Android
1 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 4 (11.11%) Mac OS X
1 4 (11.11%) Unix
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Windows 10
1 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 23 (63.89%) Test Scripting
3 23 (63.89%) Test Strategy
4 18 (50.00%) Scrum
5 17 (47.22%) QA Automation
6 10 (27.78%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (22.22%) Security Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Case Management
8 4 (11.11%) SDLC
8 4 (11.11%) Workflow
9 3 (8.33%) High Availability
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) RUP
9 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (5.56%) ETL
10 2 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (5.56%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) AWK
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (8.33%) C++
3 3 (8.33%) Korn
3 3 (8.33%) Perl
3 3 (8.33%) Python
3 3 (8.33%) sed
3 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (63.89%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) IFRS
2 2 (5.56%) IFRS 9
3 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.56%) Grafana
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Oracle
2 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Remedy
4 3 (8.33%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.78%) CA Agile Central