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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 34 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.86% 1.53% 5.17%
As % of the General category 15.38% 7.84% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 17
Median salary £75,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +2.63%
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
26 51 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.57% 19.47% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 27
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £57,500 £61,600
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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

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

Finance Salary Histogram in Bedford

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
1 3 (33.33%) Dell
1 3 (33.33%) CommVault
1 3 (33.33%) Veritas
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Product Management
2 2 (22.22%) Health Informatics
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 2 (22.22%) Informatics
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Storage Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Excel Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Crystal Reports Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior SQL Server Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Health Informatics
2 2 (22.22%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) CentOS
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Product Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) SAS 70
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
1 3 (33.33%) CommVault
1 3 (33.33%) Dell
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
1 3 (33.33%) Veritas
1 3 (33.33%) VMware