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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 9 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 95 102 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.01% 11.90% 12.19%
As % of the General category 43.18% 35.17% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88 96 95
Median salary £50,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.80% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £64,000 £67,500
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
220 290 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.45% 33.84% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 202 260 200
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £72,500
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +13 43 £52,500 +5.00% 7
Dunstable -1 18 £51,250 +2.50% 5
Bedford +10 10 £33,000 -34.00% 1
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 52 (31.14%) SQL
2 44 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (25.75%) .NET
4 42 (25.15%) ITIL
5 33 (19.76%) C#
6 32 (19.16%) SQL Server
7 27 (16.17%) Java
7 27 (16.17%) SLA
8 24 (14.37%) Banking
9 23 (13.77%) Problem Management
9 23 (13.77%) Mentoring
10 21 (12.57%) High Availability
11 20 (11.98%) Microsoft
11 20 (11.98%) PRINCE2
11 20 (11.98%) Retail
12 19 (11.38%) Scrum
12 19 (11.38%) Oracle
13 18 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (10.18%) DevOps
14 17 (10.18%) Waterfall
15 16 (9.58%) Software Delivery
15 16 (9.58%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (9.58%) ERP
15 16 (9.58%) HTML
15 16 (9.58%) HP
16 15 (8.98%) JavaScript
16 15 (8.98%) Web Services
16 15 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (8.98%) MVC
16 15 (8.98%) Analytics

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 (5.99%) WebLogic
2 8 (4.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.99%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.39%) MS Office
3 5 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.60%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.20%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) Exstream
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.60%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.60%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.38%) Firewall
2 13 (7.78%) Wireless
3 12 (7.19%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (7.19%) TCP/IP
3 12 (7.19%) VoIP
4 11 (6.59%) BGP
4 11 (6.59%) DWDM
4 11 (6.59%) EIGRP
4 11 (6.59%) HSRP
4 11 (6.59%) MPLS
4 11 (6.59%) OSPF
4 11 (6.59%) RIP
4 11 (6.59%) SSL
4 11 (6.59%) VPN
4 11 (6.59%) VRRP
5 8 (4.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.60%) HTTP
6 1 (0.60%) Skype
6 1 (0.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.38%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.78%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.39%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (3.59%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.40%) Big Data
7 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.80%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.20%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (1.20%) QlikView
9 2 (1.20%) Sisense
9 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.60%) MS Access
10 1 (0.60%) OLAP
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Gradle
1 5 (2.99%) LoadRunner
1 5 (2.99%) Maven
2 3 (1.80%) JIRA
2 3 (1.80%) Selenium
3 2 (1.20%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (14.37%) Banking
2 20 (11.98%) Retail
3 11 (6.59%) Marketing
4 5 (2.99%) Legal
5 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Billing
6 2 (1.20%) Electronics
6 2 (1.20%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (24.55%) Analyst
2 21 (12.57%) Developer
3 20 (11.98%) Architect
3 20 (11.98%) Business Analyst
4 18 (10.78%) .NET Developer
5 15 (8.98%) Senior .NET Developer
5 15 (8.98%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.38%) Applications Support
6 14 (8.38%) Support Specialist
7 13 (7.78%) Applications Specialist
7 13 (7.78%) C# Developer
8 12 (7.19%) Network Specialist
9 11 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (5.39%) Operations Manager
10 9 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (5.39%) Storage Manager
11 8 (4.79%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 8 (4.79%) Data Architect
11 8 (4.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 8 (4.79%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.75%) .NET
2 16 (9.58%) HTML
3 15 (8.98%) Web Services
4 14 (8.38%) ASP.NET
4 14 (8.38%) CSS
5 13 (7.78%) jQuery
6 12 (7.19%) AngularJS
7 10 (5.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (5.99%) Hibernate
7 10 (5.99%) Java EE
7 10 (5.99%) JSF
7 10 (5.99%) JSP
7 10 (5.99%) Spring
7 10 (5.99%) Struts
7 10 (5.99%) XML
7 10 (5.99%) XSL
7 10 (5.99%) XSLT
8 7 (4.19%) CSS3
8 7 (4.19%) HTML5
9 6 (3.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (7.19%) Virtual Team
2 9 (5.39%) Linked Data
3 8 (4.79%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.40%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.20%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.20%) Economics
7 2 (1.20%) Fintech
7 2 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.20%) NHS
7 2 (1.20%) Statistics
7 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.60%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.60%) Informatics
8 1 (0.60%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.99%) Windows
2 7 (4.19%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.80%) Unix
5 2 (1.20%) Linux
6 1 (0.60%) Solaris
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.15%) ITIL
3 23 (13.77%) Mentoring
3 23 (13.77%) Problem Management
4 21 (12.57%) High Availability
5 20 (11.98%) PRINCE2
6 19 (11.38%) Scrum
7 18 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (10.18%) DevOps
8 17 (10.18%) Waterfall
9 16 (9.58%) Enterprise Architecture
9 16 (9.58%) ERP
9 16 (9.58%) Software Delivery
10 15 (8.98%) Analytics
10 15 (8.98%) MVC
10 15 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (8.38%) SOA
12 13 (7.78%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.78%) Line Management
12 13 (7.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (31.14%) SQL
2 33 (19.76%) C#
3 27 (16.17%) Java
4 15 (8.98%) JavaScript
5 14 (8.38%) C
6 10 (5.99%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.79%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.99%) Python
9 4 (2.40%) Ruby
10 3 (1.80%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.80%) VBA
11 2 (1.20%) Perl
11 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.60%) AWK
12 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.60%) C-shell
12 1 (0.60%) Korn
12 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (8.38%) Degree
2 12 (7.19%) CCNP
2 12 (7.19%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.80%) ISEB
4 3 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.60%) ACCA
6 1 (0.60%) CCAB
6 1 (0.60%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) MCSA
6 1 (0.60%) MCSD
6 1 (0.60%) MCSE
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.60%) MOS
6 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (16.17%) SLA
2 14 (8.38%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.60%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.19%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (5.99%) HP NNM
2 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.20%) SCCM
3 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.60%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (0.60%) Oozie
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (11.98%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.38%) Oracle
3 16 (9.58%) HP
4 12 (7.19%) Cisco
4 12 (7.19%) F5
4 12 (7.19%) Juniper
5 10 (5.99%) IBM
5 10 (5.99%) VMware
6 8 (4.79%) Dell
7 7 (4.19%) 3PAR
7 7 (4.19%) BEA
7 7 (4.19%) CommVault
7 7 (4.19%) Veritas
8 5 (2.99%) SAP
9 4 (2.40%) Tableau
10 3 (1.80%) Citrix
10 3 (1.80%) hybris
10 3 (1.80%) Sun
10 3 (1.80%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.80%) webMethods
Bedfordshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive salary and excellent ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary & excellent benef
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: uP TO £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 20 days ago