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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 9 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 143 150 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.58% 13.70% 12.49%
As % of the General category 40.40% 44.91% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 110 127 136
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £70,250 £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
354 334 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.56% 30.50% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 300 279 305
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £70,000
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 26 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 26 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 +8 60 £65,000 +44.44% 6
Dunstable -2 35 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Bedford +21 21 £55,000 +73.22% 1
Leighton Buzzard +5 1 £30,000 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 95 (40.08%) Microsoft
2 77 (32.49%) Banking
3 64 (27.00%) Windows
4 62 (26.16%) Oracle
5 61 (25.74%) SQL
6 54 (22.78%) Unix
7 53 (22.36%) Cisco
8 51 (21.52%) Mentoring
9 49 (20.68%) Data Security
10 47 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (19.41%) Firewall
12 45 (18.99%) ITIL
13 44 (18.57%) VMware
13 44 (18.57%) Degree
14 39 (16.46%) Telecoms
15 37 (15.61%) Citrix
16 35 (14.77%) TOGAF
17 34 (14.35%) SQL Server
18 32 (13.50%) MS Excel
18 32 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
18 32 (13.50%) Windows Server
19 31 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (13.08%) MS Office
19 31 (13.08%) Web Services
20 30 (12.66%) .NET
21 28 (11.81%) HTML
21 28 (11.81%) Java
21 28 (11.81%) JavaScript
22 27 (11.39%) T-SQL
22 27 (11.39%) C#

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 20 (8.44%) IIS
2 15 (6.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.69%) Apache
4 3 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.42%) JBoss
6 1 (0.42%) SAS
6 1 (0.42%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.42%) WildFly
Applications
1 32 (13.50%) MS Excel
2 31 (13.08%) MS Office
3 17 (7.17%) MS Visio
4 9 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
1 4 (1.69%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.42%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.42%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.42%) arcHouse
2 1 (0.42%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.42%) HFM
2 1 (0.42%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (0.42%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.42%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.42%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.53%) SaaS
2 5 (2.11%) Office 365
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.69%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (19.41%) Firewall
2 16 (6.75%) TCP/IP
3 11 (4.64%) SSH
4 9 (3.80%) BGP
4 9 (3.80%) EIGRP
4 9 (3.80%) HSRP
4 9 (3.80%) OSPF
4 9 (3.80%) RIP
4 9 (3.80%) SSL
4 9 (3.80%) VPN
5 7 (2.95%) Network Security
5 7 (2.95%) VoIP
6 6 (2.53%) DNS
6 6 (2.53%) LDAP
6 6 (2.53%) Wireless
7 5 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (2.11%) IPsec
7 5 (2.11%) SNMP
8 4 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (10.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.06%) Oracle Database
4 12 (5.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (4.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 10 (4.22%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.42%) Big Data
8 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.42%) Impala
8 1 (0.42%) OLAP
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.42%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (4.64%) LoadRunner
2 10 (4.22%) ClearQuest
2 10 (4.22%) JIRA
3 7 (2.95%) HP UFT
3 7 (2.95%) Selenium
3 7 (2.95%) SoapUI
4 6 (2.53%) JMeter
5 1 (0.42%) JUnit
5 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 77 (32.49%) Banking
2 39 (16.46%) Telecoms
3 19 (8.02%) Retail
4 9 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.95%) Military
6 6 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.27%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.84%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (18.57%) Architect
2 33 (13.92%) Developer
3 28 (11.81%) Technical Architect
4 27 (11.39%) Project Manager
5 26 (10.97%) Analyst
6 25 (10.55%) .NET Developer
7 22 (9.28%) Finance Manager
8 20 (8.44%) Finance Project Manager
9 19 (8.02%) Senior Developer
10 18 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 15 (6.33%) ERP Manager
11 15 (6.33%) ERP Project Manager
12 14 (5.91%) Finance Systems Manager
13 12 (5.06%) Operations Manager
13 12 (5.06%) Test Analyst
14 11 (4.64%) Applications Specialist
14 11 (4.64%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
14 11 (4.64%) Service Analyst
15 10 (4.22%) Consultant
16 9 (3.80%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.08%) Web Services
2 30 (12.66%) .NET
3 28 (11.81%) HTML
4 27 (11.39%) AngularJS
5 24 (10.13%) ASP.NET
5 24 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (10.13%) CSS
5 24 (10.13%) CSS3
5 24 (10.13%) HTML5
5 24 (10.13%) jQuery
5 24 (10.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (6.75%) Hibernate
6 16 (6.75%) Spring
7 15 (6.33%) XML
8 12 (5.06%) Java EE
8 12 (5.06%) JSF
8 12 (5.06%) JSP
8 12 (5.06%) Struts
8 12 (5.06%) XSL
8 12 (5.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.91%) Performance Metrics
3 12 (5.06%) PMI
4 8 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.53%) PKI
6 4 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.84%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.84%) FMCG
9 1 (0.42%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.42%) Fintech
9 1 (0.42%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.42%) Informatics
9 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.42%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 64 (27.00%) Windows
2 54 (22.78%) Unix
3 32 (13.50%) Windows Server
3 32 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (5.91%) Linux
5 13 (5.49%) Solaris
6 4 (1.69%) AIX
7 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) Android
8 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.52%) Mentoring
2 49 (20.68%) Data Security
3 47 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (18.99%) ITIL
5 35 (14.77%) TOGAF
6 25 (10.55%) Change Management
6 25 (10.55%) High Availability
7 24 (10.13%) MVC
8 19 (8.02%) Application Virtualisation
8 19 (8.02%) ERP
8 19 (8.02%) Presales
8 19 (8.02%) Project Management
9 18 (7.59%) Quality Management
9 18 (7.59%) Service Delivery
9 18 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 17 (7.17%) Waterfall
11 16 (6.75%) BPR
12 15 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (5.91%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (25.74%) SQL
2 28 (11.81%) Java
2 28 (11.81%) JavaScript
3 27 (11.39%) C#
3 27 (11.39%) T-SQL
4 17 (7.17%) Shell Script
5 15 (6.33%) Perl
6 12 (5.06%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.64%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.53%) Bourne shell
8 6 (2.53%) C-shell
8 6 (2.53%) Python
9 2 (0.84%) C
9 2 (0.84%) VBA
10 1 (0.42%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 44 (18.57%) Degree
2 17 (7.17%) PMI Certification
2 17 (7.17%) PMP
3 15 (6.33%) CISSP
4 12 (5.06%) CISA
4 12 (5.06%) CISM
5 11 (4.64%) CCNP
5 11 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.80%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.38%) PCI QSA
8 7 (2.95%) DV Cleared
9 6 (2.53%) HP ASE
9 6 (2.53%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.69%) APMP
10 4 (1.69%) HND
10 4 (1.69%) ISEB
11 2 (0.84%) ACCA
11 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.75%) SLA
2 14 (5.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (5.49%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.27%) ISO27005
5 2 (0.84%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.42%) ISO27002
System Software
1 31 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.75%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (4.64%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.38%) VMware ESX
4 8 (3.38%) vSphere
5 6 (2.53%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (2.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (5.06%) SCCM
2 11 (4.64%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.53%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (1.69%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.42%) Oozie
Vendors
1 95 (40.08%) Microsoft
2 62 (26.16%) Oracle
3 53 (22.36%) Cisco
4 44 (18.57%) VMware
5 37 (15.61%) Citrix
6 20 (8.44%) HP
7 11 (4.64%) F5
7 11 (4.64%) Juniper
8 10 (4.22%) BEA
9 8 (3.38%) Planview
10 7 (2.95%) SAP
11 6 (2.53%) AppSense
11 6 (2.53%) Red Hat
11 6 (2.53%) Sun
12 5 (2.11%) EMC
13 4 (1.69%) BMC
14 3 (1.27%) Avaya
14 3 (1.27%) Civica
14 3 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
14 3 (1.27%) Qualys
Bedfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Up to 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Ortolan Group
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Based on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
easyJet Airline
Posted: 27 days ago