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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 11 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 72 97 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.86% 12.37% 13.61%
As % of the General category 41.14% 35.40% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 66 79 120
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
175 274 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.83% 34.95% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 154 235 247
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,200 £65,000
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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +20 31 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Dunstable -4 20 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Bedford +6 6 £34,000 -32.00%
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 49 (28.82%) SQL
2 46 (27.06%) .NET
3 43 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (21.76%) ITIL
5 36 (21.18%) SQL Server
5 36 (21.18%) C#
6 27 (15.88%) Banking
7 24 (14.12%) Java
8 23 (13.53%) HTML
8 23 (13.53%) Problem Management
9 22 (12.94%) PRINCE2
9 22 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (12.94%) Mentoring
10 21 (12.35%) SLA
10 21 (12.35%) CSS
10 21 (12.35%) Retail
11 20 (11.76%) JavaScript
11 20 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 20 (11.76%) DevOps
12 19 (11.18%) AngularJS
12 19 (11.18%) Scrum
12 19 (11.18%) MVC
13 18 (10.59%) ASP.NET
14 17 (10.00%) Project Management
14 17 (10.00%) Analytics
14 17 (10.00%) jQuery
15 16 (9.41%) High Availability
15 16 (9.41%) Software Delivery
15 16 (9.41%) Web Services
15 16 (9.41%) Oracle

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 10 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 8 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.53%) IIS
4 1 (0.59%) Apache
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (3.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS Project
3 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) EngageOne
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.18%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.59%) Exstream
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.59%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.59%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.29%) Firewall
1 9 (5.29%) Wireless
2 8 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (4.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.71%) VoIP
3 7 (4.12%) BGP
3 7 (4.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (4.12%) DWDM
3 7 (4.12%) EIGRP
3 7 (4.12%) HSRP
3 7 (4.12%) MPLS
3 7 (4.12%) OSPF
3 7 (4.12%) RIP
3 7 (4.12%) SSL
3 7 (4.12%) VPN
3 7 (4.12%) VRRP
4 2 (1.18%) LAN
4 2 (1.18%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.18%) WAN
4 2 (1.18%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.47%) Oracle Database
2 11 (6.47%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.29%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.35%) Big Data
8 4 (2.35%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.18%) Blockchain
9 2 (1.18%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (1.18%) QlikView
9 2 (1.18%) Sisense
9 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.59%) MS Access
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Axure RP
1 5 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 5 (2.94%) Gradle
1 5 (2.94%) Maven
1 5 (2.94%) Selenium
2 4 (2.35%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.18%) WebStorm
4 1 (0.59%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.59%) JIRA
4 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (15.88%) Banking
2 21 (12.35%) Retail
3 16 (9.41%) Marketing
4 5 (2.94%) Legal
5 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.18%) Billing
7 2 (1.18%) Electronics
7 2 (1.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (22.94%) Analyst
2 28 (16.47%) Developer
3 22 (12.94%) .NET Developer
4 20 (11.76%) Architect
4 20 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 20 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 19 (11.18%) Senior .NET Developer
6 16 (9.41%) C# Developer
7 14 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (6.47%) Applications Specialist
8 11 (6.47%) Applications Support
8 11 (6.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 11 (6.47%) Senior C# Developer
9 10 (5.88%) Support Specialist
10 9 (5.29%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (5.29%) Project Manager
10 9 (5.29%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.71%) Data Architect
11 8 (4.71%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (27.06%) .NET
2 23 (13.53%) HTML
3 21 (12.35%) CSS
4 19 (11.18%) AngularJS
5 18 (10.59%) ASP.NET
6 17 (10.00%) jQuery
7 16 (9.41%) Web Services
8 11 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (5.88%) CSS3
9 10 (5.88%) HTML5
10 9 (5.29%) Hibernate
10 9 (5.29%) Spring
10 9 (5.29%) Struts
11 8 (4.71%) .NET Framework
11 8 (4.71%) Java EE
11 8 (4.71%) JSF
11 8 (4.71%) JSP
11 8 (4.71%) XML
11 8 (4.71%) XSL
11 8 (4.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.06%) Virtual Team
3 9 (5.29%) Linked Data
4 8 (4.71%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (3.53%) User Experience
7 5 (2.94%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.18%) NHS
11 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.29%) Windows
2 5 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 5 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.59%) Linux
3 1 (0.59%) Unix
3 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (21.76%) ITIL
3 23 (13.53%) Problem Management
4 22 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (12.94%) Mentoring
4 22 (12.94%) PRINCE2
5 20 (11.76%) DevOps
6 19 (11.18%) MVC
6 19 (11.18%) Scrum
7 17 (10.00%) Analytics
7 17 (10.00%) Project Management
8 16 (9.41%) High Availability
8 16 (9.41%) SOA
8 16 (9.41%) Software Delivery
9 15 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (8.82%) ERP
9 15 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (7.65%) E-Commerce
10 13 (7.65%) SDLC
10 13 (7.65%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 49 (28.82%) SQL
2 36 (21.18%) C#
3 24 (14.12%) Java
4 20 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.06%) C
6 8 (4.71%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.71%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.53%) Python
8 4 (2.35%) Ruby
9 3 (1.76%) VBA
10 2 (1.18%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.59%) Perl
11 1 (0.59%) R
11 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (7.65%) Degree
2 8 (4.71%) CCNP
2 8 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.76%) ISEB
4 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.59%) AAT
6 1 (0.59%) ACCA
6 1 (0.59%) CCAB
6 1 (0.59%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.59%) MCSA
6 1 (0.59%) MCSD
6 1 (0.59%) MCSE
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.59%) MOS
6 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.35%) SLA
2 16 (9.41%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (4.71%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (4.12%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (4.12%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.59%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.59%) Oozie
Vendors
1 20 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.41%) Oracle
3 12 (7.06%) HP
4 9 (5.29%) IBM
5 8 (4.71%) Cisco
5 8 (4.71%) F5
5 8 (4.71%) Juniper
6 7 (4.12%) BEA
6 7 (4.12%) VMware
7 6 (3.53%) 3PAR
7 6 (3.53%) Adobe
7 6 (3.53%) CommVault
7 6 (3.53%) Dell
7 6 (3.53%) Veritas
8 5 (2.94%) SAP
9 4 (2.35%) Tableau
10 3 (1.76%) hybris
10 3 (1.76%) Sun
10 3 (1.76%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.76%) webMethods
Luton, Bedfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedfordshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £34000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,500 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 23 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 23 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 28 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 23 days ago