The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 39 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.67% 3.44% 6.60%
As % of the General category 7.32% 15.38% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 21
Median salary £40,000 £44,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.61% -5.78%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Finance
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

General Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 65 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.78% 22.34% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 41 53 27
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Finance
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Finance Salary Trend in Bedford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Problem Management
3 9 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.33%) Informatics
5 2 (8.33%) CentOS
5 2 (8.33%) Product Management
5 2 (8.33%) Health Informatics
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) ETL
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Operations Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Applications Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Desktop Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Storage Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Excel Developer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) Junior Crystal Reports Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Junior SQL Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Junior SQL Server Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Network Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Network Operations Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Report Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Health Informatics
1 2 (8.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) CentOS
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Problem Management
3 9 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) ETL
5 2 (8.33%) Product Management
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
1 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) SAS 70
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle