The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 8 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 143 160 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.07% 14.06% 11.92%
As % of the General category 39.50% 45.98% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 107 131 138
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
East of England

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
362 348 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.15% 30.58% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 298 288 299
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Finance Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Finance
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 49 £65,000 +26.82% 9
Dunstable -1 43 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Bedford +19 21 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Leighton Buzzard +8 2 £30,000 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 100 (41.32%) Microsoft
2 79 (32.64%) Banking
3 64 (26.45%) Windows
4 62 (25.62%) Oracle
5 61 (25.21%) SQL
6 60 (24.79%) Data Security
7 53 (21.90%) Cisco
8 52 (21.49%) Unix
8 52 (21.49%) Firewall
8 52 (21.49%) Mentoring
9 45 (18.60%) VMware
9 45 (18.60%) ITIL
10 43 (17.77%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (16.94%) Telecoms
12 40 (16.53%) TOGAF
12 40 (16.53%) Citrix
13 39 (16.12%) Degree
14 35 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 35 (14.46%) MS Office
15 34 (14.05%) .NET
15 34 (14.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 34 (14.05%) Windows Server
16 33 (13.64%) MS Excel
17 32 (13.22%) SQL Server
17 32 (13.22%) Change Management
18 30 (12.40%) Web Services
19 29 (11.98%) JavaScript
19 29 (11.98%) HTML
19 29 (11.98%) Presales
20 28 (11.57%) AngularJS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 21 (8.68%) IIS
2 12 (4.96%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.24%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.24%) NetWeaver
4 2 (0.83%) Apache
4 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (0.41%) JBoss
5 1 (0.41%) SAS
5 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.41%) WildFly
Applications
1 35 (14.46%) MS Office
2 33 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 18 (7.44%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.07%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.48%) SAP CO
1 6 (2.48%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.48%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.65%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.65%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.24%) SAP MM
3 3 (1.24%) SAP PS
3 3 (1.24%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 1 (0.41%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.41%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.41%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.41%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.41%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.41%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.89%) SaaS
2 2 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.83%) Mimecast
2 2 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (21.49%) Firewall
2 13 (5.37%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.72%) BGP
3 9 (3.72%) EIGRP
3 9 (3.72%) HSRP
3 9 (3.72%) OSPF
3 9 (3.72%) RIP
3 9 (3.72%) SSL
3 9 (3.72%) VPN
4 8 (3.31%) VoIP
5 7 (2.89%) SSH
5 7 (2.89%) Wireless
6 6 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (2.48%) DWDM
6 6 (2.48%) MPLS
6 6 (2.48%) VRRP
7 4 (1.65%) DNS
7 4 (1.65%) Intranet
7 4 (1.65%) LDAP
8 3 (1.24%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (10.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.13%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (3.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (3.72%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.24%) SAP BI
6 3 (1.24%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (3.31%) ClearQuest
1 8 (3.31%) JIRA
1 8 (3.31%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.65%) HP UFT
2 4 (1.65%) JMeter
2 4 (1.65%) Selenium
2 4 (1.65%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.41%) JUnit
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 79 (32.64%) Banking
2 41 (16.94%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.20%) Retail
4 7 (2.89%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.48%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.07%) Military
7 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (19.42%) Architect
2 34 (14.05%) Developer
3 31 (12.81%) Technical Architect
4 30 (12.40%) Analyst
5 28 (11.57%) Project Manager
6 26 (10.74%) .NET Developer
7 23 (9.50%) Finance Manager
8 21 (8.68%) Finance Project Manager
9 19 (7.85%) Consultant
9 19 (7.85%) Senior Developer
10 18 (7.44%) ERP Manager
10 18 (7.44%) ERP Project Manager
10 18 (7.44%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (4.96%) Finance Systems Manager
11 12 (4.96%) Operations Manager
12 11 (4.55%) Business Analyst
13 10 (4.13%) Compliance Consultant
14 9 (3.72%) Applications Specialist
14 9 (3.72%) Citrix Architect
14 9 (3.72%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (14.05%) .NET
2 30 (12.40%) Web Services
3 29 (11.98%) HTML
4 28 (11.57%) AngularJS
5 25 (10.33%) ASP.NET
5 25 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (10.33%) CSS
5 25 (10.33%) CSS3
5 25 (10.33%) HTML5
5 25 (10.33%) jQuery
5 25 (10.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (5.79%) Hibernate
6 14 (5.79%) Spring
7 13 (5.37%) XML
8 10 (4.13%) Java EE
8 10 (4.13%) JSF
8 10 (4.13%) JSP
8 10 (4.13%) Struts
8 10 (4.13%) XSL
8 10 (4.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.02%) Performance Metrics
2 16 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.96%) PMI
4 11 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.07%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.65%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.24%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.24%) PKI
9 2 (0.83%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.41%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.41%) Health Informatics
10 1 (0.41%) Informatics
10 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 64 (26.45%) Windows
2 52 (21.49%) Unix
3 34 (14.05%) Windows Server
3 34 (14.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (5.79%) Linux
5 10 (4.13%) Solaris
6 2 (0.83%) AIX
6 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.41%) Android
7 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (24.79%) Data Security
2 52 (21.49%) Mentoring
3 45 (18.60%) ITIL
4 43 (17.77%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (16.53%) TOGAF
6 32 (13.22%) Change Management
7 29 (11.98%) Presales
8 28 (11.57%) ERP
9 25 (10.33%) MVC
10 21 (8.68%) Application Virtualisation
10 21 (8.68%) High Availability
10 21 (8.68%) Information Security
10 21 (8.68%) Quality Management
11 20 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (7.85%) BPR
12 19 (7.85%) Project Management
13 18 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (7.44%) GAP Analysis
13 18 (7.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (25.21%) SQL
2 29 (11.98%) JavaScript
3 28 (11.57%) C#
4 27 (11.16%) T-SQL
5 23 (9.50%) Java
6 15 (6.20%) Perl
7 13 (5.37%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.96%) Shell Script
9 10 (4.13%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.65%) Bourne shell
10 4 (1.65%) C-shell
10 4 (1.65%) Python
11 3 (1.24%) ABAP
12 1 (0.41%) C
12 1 (0.41%) C++
12 1 (0.41%) Erlang
12 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (16.12%) Degree
2 21 (8.68%) CISSP
3 19 (7.85%) CISA
3 19 (7.85%) CISM
4 15 (6.20%) PMI Certification
4 15 (6.20%) PMP
5 13 (5.37%) PCI QSA
6 10 (4.13%) CCNP
6 10 (4.13%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.07%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.07%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.65%) APMP
8 4 (1.65%) HP ASE
8 4 (1.65%) ISEB
8 4 (1.65%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.24%) CCA
9 3 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.83%) HND
10 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (8.68%) PCI DSS
3 17 (7.02%) SLA
4 3 (1.24%) ISO27005
5 1 (0.41%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.41%) SAS 70
System Software
1 35 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.96%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (2.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (2.89%) XenDesktop
4 6 (2.48%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.48%) vSphere
5 4 (1.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (4.55%) SCCM
2 8 (3.31%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.48%) HP NNM
4 4 (1.65%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 100 (41.32%) Microsoft
2 62 (25.62%) Oracle
3 53 (21.90%) Cisco
4 45 (18.60%) VMware
5 40 (16.53%) Citrix
6 16 (6.61%) HP
7 14 (5.79%) SAP
8 10 (4.13%) F5
8 10 (4.13%) Juniper
9 9 (3.72%) BEA
10 8 (3.31%) Planview
11 7 (2.89%) AppSense
12 6 (2.48%) PeopleSoft
13 4 (1.65%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.65%) Sun
13 4 (1.65%) TIBCO
14 3 (1.24%) Civica
14 3 (1.24%) EMC
14 3 (1.24%) webMethods
15 2 (0.83%) Ab Initio
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
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Luton
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Bedford
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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Bedfordshire
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Easyjet
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TUI Travel PLC
Salary: Extremely Competitive
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Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
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RSPB
Salary: From £53,000 to £65,000 per annum
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Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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Talentspa
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
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Annapurna HR
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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