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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 15 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 92 131 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.44% 12.43% 10.21%
As % of the General category 32.97% 41.46% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 80 113 112
Median salary £53,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £67,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
279 316 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.70% 29.98% 30.10%
Number of salaries quoted 260 258 309
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +16 52 £57,500 +64.28% 8
Dunstable -8 5 £48,500 +1.04% 3
Bedford -1 2 £42,500 +3.65% 4
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 71 (29.71%) SQL
2 68 (28.45%) Microsoft
3 64 (26.78%) Oracle
4 63 (26.36%) Banking
5 52 (21.76%) Windows
6 49 (20.50%) Unix
7 48 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (19.67%) Cisco
9 45 (18.83%) ITIL
9 45 (18.83%) Degree
10 38 (15.90%) Mentoring
11 36 (15.06%) Firewall
12 35 (14.64%) Java
13 34 (14.23%) VMware
14 32 (13.39%) SQL Server
15 31 (12.97%) Project Management
16 30 (12.55%) Telecoms
16 30 (12.55%) High Availability
16 30 (12.55%) Virtual Team
17 29 (12.13%) Data Security
18 28 (11.72%) Citrix
19 27 (11.30%) Web Services
20 26 (10.88%) TOGAF
21 25 (10.46%) .NET
22 24 (10.04%) Retail
22 24 (10.04%) Windows Server 2008
22 24 (10.04%) Windows Server
23 23 (9.62%) Waterfall
23 23 (9.62%) JavaScript
23 23 (9.62%) HTML

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 17 (7.11%) WebLogic
2 15 (6.28%) IIS
3 5 (2.09%) Apache
4 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.42%) JBoss
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.42%) SAS
5 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.42%) WildFly
Applications
1 23 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.37%) MS Office
3 15 (6.28%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (1.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.84%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (0.84%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.84%) HFM
2 2 (0.84%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.42%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.42%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.09%) Office 365
2 4 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.06%) Firewall
2 19 (7.95%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.86%) SSH
4 11 (4.60%) BGP
4 11 (4.60%) EIGRP
4 11 (4.60%) HSRP
4 11 (4.60%) OSPF
4 11 (4.60%) RIP
4 11 (4.60%) SSL
4 11 (4.60%) VPN
5 9 (3.77%) Network Security
6 7 (2.93%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (2.93%) DNS
6 7 (2.93%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (2.93%) IPsec
6 7 (2.93%) LDAP
6 7 (2.93%) SNMP
6 7 (2.93%) VoIP
6 7 (2.93%) Wireless
7 4 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (8.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (6.69%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.28%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (4.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 11 (4.60%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.42%) Impala
11 1 (0.42%) OLAP
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.42%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (5.86%) LoadRunner
2 13 (5.44%) ClearQuest
2 13 (5.44%) JIRA
3 8 (3.35%) HP UFT
3 8 (3.35%) Selenium
3 8 (3.35%) SoapUI
4 7 (2.93%) JMeter
5 1 (0.42%) JUnit
5 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (26.36%) Banking
2 30 (12.55%) Telecoms
3 24 (10.04%) Retail
4 8 (3.35%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.35%) Military
5 7 (2.93%) Marketing
6 6 (2.51%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (16.32%) Architect
2 29 (12.13%) Developer
3 28 (11.72%) Analyst
4 23 (9.62%) Technical Architect
5 20 (8.37%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.11%) Senior Developer
7 16 (6.69%) Applications Specialist
7 16 (6.69%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (6.28%) Project Manager
8 15 (6.28%) Test Analyst
9 14 (5.86%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
10 13 (5.44%) Service Analyst
11 12 (5.02%) Finance Manager
11 12 (5.02%) Network Specialist
11 12 (5.02%) Operations Manager
12 10 (4.18%) Finance Project Manager
13 9 (3.77%) Applications Support
13 9 (3.77%) SQL Analyst
14 8 (3.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
14 8 (3.35%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.30%) Web Services
2 25 (10.46%) .NET
3 23 (9.62%) HTML
4 22 (9.21%) AngularJS
5 20 (8.37%) Hibernate
5 20 (8.37%) Spring
6 19 (7.95%) ASP.NET
6 19 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (7.95%) CSS
6 19 (7.95%) CSS3
6 19 (7.95%) HTML5
6 19 (7.95%) jQuery
6 19 (7.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (7.95%) XML
7 16 (6.69%) Java EE
7 16 (6.69%) JSF
7 16 (6.69%) JSP
7 16 (6.69%) Struts
7 16 (6.69%) XSL
7 16 (6.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.55%) Virtual Team
2 22 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.35%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.35%) PKI
4 6 (2.51%) Blog
4 6 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (2.51%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (1.67%) PMI
6 3 (1.26%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.26%) Fintech
6 3 (1.26%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.84%) FMCG
7 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.42%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 52 (21.76%) Windows
2 49 (20.50%) Unix
3 24 (10.04%) Windows Server
3 24 (10.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (6.69%) Solaris
5 11 (4.60%) Linux
6 5 (2.09%) AIX
7 2 (0.84%) CentOS
7 2 (0.84%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.42%) Android
8 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (18.83%) ITIL
3 38 (15.90%) Mentoring
4 31 (12.97%) Project Management
5 30 (12.55%) High Availability
6 29 (12.13%) Data Security
7 26 (10.88%) TOGAF
8 23 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (9.62%) Waterfall
9 21 (8.79%) E-Commerce
10 20 (8.37%) Service Delivery
11 19 (7.95%) MVC
12 17 (7.11%) Change Management
12 17 (7.11%) Release Management
13 16 (6.69%) Application Virtualisation
13 16 (6.69%) Portfolio Management
13 16 (6.69%) User Acceptance Testing
14 15 (6.28%) Problem Management
14 15 (6.28%) Test Scripting
15 14 (5.86%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (29.71%) SQL
2 35 (14.64%) Java
3 23 (9.62%) JavaScript
4 22 (9.21%) Shell Script
4 22 (9.21%) T-SQL
5 21 (8.79%) C#
6 16 (6.69%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.18%) Perl
8 8 (3.35%) C-shell
9 7 (2.93%) Bourne shell
9 7 (2.93%) Python
10 5 (2.09%) C
11 4 (1.67%) VBA
12 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.42%) AWK
13 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.42%) C++
13 1 (0.42%) Erlang
13 1 (0.42%) Korn
Qualifications
1 45 (18.83%) Degree
2 14 (5.86%) CCNP
2 14 (5.86%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.18%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.77%) PMP
5 8 (3.35%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.93%) CISSP
6 7 (2.93%) HP ASE
6 7 (2.93%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.67%) APMP
7 4 (1.67%) ISEB
7 4 (1.67%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.26%) CISA
8 3 (1.26%) CISM
9 2 (0.84%) AAT
9 2 (0.84%) ACCA
9 2 (0.84%) CIMA
9 2 (0.84%) HND
9 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.37%) SLA
2 4 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.26%) ISO27005
3 3 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.84%) QA
4 2 (0.84%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.42%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (8.79%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.93%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.93%) VMware ESX
3 7 (2.93%) vSphere
4 5 (2.09%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (5.86%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (3.77%) SCCM
3 7 (2.93%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (2.09%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (1.26%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.42%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.42%) Oozie
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 68 (28.45%) Microsoft
2 64 (26.78%) Oracle
3 47 (19.67%) Cisco
4 34 (14.23%) VMware
5 28 (11.72%) Citrix
6 19 (7.95%) HP
7 14 (5.86%) F5
7 14 (5.86%) Juniper
8 11 (4.60%) BEA
9 8 (3.35%) Planview
10 7 (2.93%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.93%) Sun
11 6 (2.51%) EMC
12 5 (2.09%) BMC
12 5 (2.09%) Qualys
13 4 (1.67%) AppSense
13 4 (1.67%) SAP
14 2 (0.84%) Cognos
14 2 (0.84%) Hyperion
14 2 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
Luton, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + 25 days hol + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: Total Package £66,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £60,000 per year (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £43500 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £78000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Interquest Group PLC
Salary: £100000 - £140000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 24 days ago