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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 21 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 65 135 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.29% 14.85% 9.74%
As % of the General category 29.28% 43.41% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52 127 83
Median salary £56,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £25,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
222 311 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.71% 34.21% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 194 266 243
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,450 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -4 33 £51,250 +36.66% 12
Bedford +12 4 £75,000 +53.84%
Dunstable -6 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £35,000 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 53 (28.96%) SQL
2 44 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (21.31%) Oracle
4 35 (19.13%) Microsoft
5 33 (18.03%) Degree
6 32 (17.49%) Java
7 30 (16.39%) Unix
7 30 (16.39%) Cisco
7 30 (16.39%) Banking
8 28 (15.30%) Waterfall
8 28 (15.30%) High Availability
9 26 (14.21%) ITIL
10 25 (13.66%) Project Management
11 22 (12.02%) Shell Script
11 22 (12.02%) HP
11 22 (12.02%) Windows
11 22 (12.02%) VMware
11 22 (12.02%) Firewall
12 21 (11.48%) Retail
12 21 (11.48%) SLA
13 20 (10.93%) SQL Server
13 20 (10.93%) TCP/IP
13 20 (10.93%) Mentoring
14 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
14 19 (10.38%) Virtual Team
15 18 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (9.84%) Release Management
16 17 (9.29%) Oracle RAC
16 17 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (8.74%) MS Office

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 13 (7.10%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.73%) Apache
2 5 (2.73%) IIS
3 4 (2.19%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.09%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.74%) MS Office
3 9 (4.92%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.19%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (2.19%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (1.09%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (1.09%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.09%) HFM
2 2 (1.09%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (0.55%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.55%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.55%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.73%) Office 365
4 4 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.19%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.02%) Firewall
2 20 (10.93%) TCP/IP
3 14 (7.65%) SSH
4 12 (6.56%) BGP
4 12 (6.56%) EIGRP
4 12 (6.56%) HSRP
4 12 (6.56%) OSPF
4 12 (6.56%) RIP
4 12 (6.56%) SSL
4 12 (6.56%) VPN
5 9 (4.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (4.92%) Network Security
6 8 (4.37%) VoIP
6 8 (4.37%) Wireless
7 7 (3.83%) DNS
7 7 (3.83%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (3.83%) IPsec
7 7 (3.83%) LDAP
7 7 (3.83%) SNMP
8 5 (2.73%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.10%) Oracle Database
3 12 (6.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (3.83%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.19%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.64%) Big Data
8 3 (1.64%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.55%) MS Access
10 1 (0.55%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (8.20%) LoadRunner
2 14 (7.65%) JIRA
3 13 (7.10%) ClearQuest
4 8 (4.37%) HP UFT
4 8 (4.37%) Selenium
4 8 (4.37%) SoapUI
5 7 (3.83%) JMeter
6 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (16.39%) Banking
2 21 (11.48%) Retail
3 11 (6.01%) Marketing
4 10 (5.46%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.28%) Military
6 2 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (19.13%) Analyst
2 17 (9.29%) Architect
3 16 (8.74%) Test Analyst
4 15 (8.20%) Applications Specialist
4 15 (8.20%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 13 (7.10%) Network Specialist
6 12 (6.56%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.01%) Applications Support
7 11 (6.01%) Developer
7 11 (6.01%) Service Analyst
8 10 (5.46%) Financial Analyst
8 10 (5.46%) SQL Analyst
9 9 (4.92%) Support Specialist
10 8 (4.37%) Finance Manager
10 8 (4.37%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
11 7 (3.83%) Agile Test Analyst
11 7 (3.83%) Network Security Specialist
11 7 (3.83%) Senior Unix Engineer
11 7 (3.83%) Trainee
11 7 (3.83%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.56%) .NET
1 12 (6.56%) Hibernate
1 12 (6.56%) Java EE
1 12 (6.56%) JSF
1 12 (6.56%) JSP
1 12 (6.56%) Spring
1 12 (6.56%) Struts
1 12 (6.56%) Web Services
1 12 (6.56%) XML
1 12 (6.56%) XSL
1 12 (6.56%) XSLT
2 9 (4.92%) AngularJS
3 7 (3.83%) HTML
4 5 (2.73%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (2.73%) CSS
4 5 (2.73%) CSS3
4 5 (2.73%) HTML5
4 5 (2.73%) Middleware
4 5 (2.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.38%) Virtual Team
2 17 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.37%) PKI
4 7 (3.83%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.28%) Blog
5 6 (3.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.73%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.19%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.19%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (2.19%) Fintech
8 3 (1.64%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.09%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.09%) FMCG
9 2 (1.09%) Health Informatics
9 2 (1.09%) Informatics
9 2 (1.09%) Linked Data
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.39%) Unix
2 22 (12.02%) Windows
3 13 (7.10%) Solaris
4 9 (4.92%) Linux
4 9 (4.92%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.73%) AIX
7 2 (1.09%) CentOS
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.55%) Android
8 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (15.30%) High Availability
2 28 (15.30%) Waterfall
3 26 (14.21%) ITIL
4 25 (13.66%) Project Management
5 20 (10.93%) Mentoring
6 18 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (9.84%) Release Management
7 16 (8.74%) Scrum
7 16 (8.74%) Test Scripting
8 15 (8.20%) Non-Functional Testing
9 13 (7.10%) Analytics
9 13 (7.10%) Problem Management
10 12 (6.56%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.01%) PRINCE2
11 11 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (5.46%) Coaching
12 10 (5.46%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (5.46%) Portfolio Management
12 10 (5.46%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.96%) SQL
2 32 (17.49%) Java
3 22 (12.02%) Shell Script
4 14 (7.65%) C#
5 12 (6.56%) PL/SQL
6 11 (6.01%) Python
7 9 (4.92%) C
7 9 (4.92%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.37%) C-shell
8 8 (4.37%) Perl
8 8 (4.37%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.83%) Bourne shell
10 5 (2.73%) VBA
11 4 (2.19%) Ruby
12 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.55%) AWK
13 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.55%) Korn
13 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (18.03%) Degree
2 15 (8.20%) CCNP
2 15 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.37%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.83%) CISSP
4 7 (3.83%) HP ASE
4 7 (3.83%) ISTQB
5 6 (3.28%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.19%) ISEB
6 4 (2.19%) PMP
7 3 (1.64%) AAT
7 3 (1.64%) ACCA
7 3 (1.64%) APMP
7 3 (1.64%) CISA
7 3 (1.64%) CISM
8 2 (1.09%) CIMA
8 2 (1.09%) HND
8 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.55%) MCSA
9 1 (0.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.48%) SLA
2 5 (2.73%) QA
3 2 (1.09%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (9.29%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.37%) VMware ESX
3 8 (4.37%) vSphere
4 7 (3.83%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.19%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.65%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (3.83%) Oracle ZFS
2 7 (3.83%) SCCM
3 5 (2.73%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (2.19%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.55%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.55%) Oozie
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 39 (21.31%) Oracle
2 35 (19.13%) Microsoft
3 30 (16.39%) Cisco
4 22 (12.02%) HP
4 22 (12.02%) VMware
5 15 (8.20%) F5
5 15 (8.20%) Juniper
6 11 (6.01%) Citrix
7 8 (4.37%) Sun
8 7 (3.83%) BEA
8 7 (3.83%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.28%) EMC
9 6 (3.28%) IBM
9 6 (3.28%) SAP
10 5 (2.73%) BMC
10 5 (2.73%) Dell
10 5 (2.73%) Planview
10 5 (2.73%) Qualys
11 4 (2.19%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.19%) CommVault
Luton
easyJet Airline
Posted: 17 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £31,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Montash Limited
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London or Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Montash Associates
Salary: £95000.00 - £105000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago