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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 17 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 79 137 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.73% 14.07% 8.79%
As % of the General category 34.20% 44.48% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 70 122 89
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £55,000 £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
231 308 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.39% 31.62% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 213 257 262
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,900 £67,750 £59,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +11 42 £42,500 +21.42% 12
Bedford +7 3 £40,000 -12.08% 1
Dunstable -4 2 £49,250 +9.44%
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £35,000 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 62 (27.93%) SQL
2 55 (24.77%) Oracle
3 50 (22.52%) Microsoft
4 46 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (18.92%) ITIL
6 41 (18.47%) Unix
6 41 (18.47%) Banking
7 40 (18.02%) Degree
8 38 (17.12%) Cisco
9 37 (16.67%) Windows
10 33 (14.86%) Java
11 30 (13.51%) Project Management
12 29 (13.06%) Firewall
12 29 (13.06%) Waterfall
12 29 (13.06%) High Availability
13 28 (12.61%) VMware
14 25 (11.26%) Mentoring
15 24 (10.81%) Virtual Team
16 23 (10.36%) Shell Script
16 23 (10.36%) SQL Server
16 23 (10.36%) MS Excel
17 21 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (9.46%) Citrix
17 21 (9.46%) Retail
18 20 (9.01%) Data Security
18 20 (9.01%) SLA
18 20 (9.01%) HP
18 20 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (9.01%) Oracle RAC
19 19 (8.56%) TCP/IP

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 15 (6.76%) WebLogic
2 9 (4.05%) IIS
3 5 (2.25%) Apache
4 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.90%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.45%) JBoss
5 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 23 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.56%) MS Office
3 13 (5.86%) MS Visio
4 9 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.25%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.80%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.90%) Cognos Controller
3 2 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.90%) HFM
3 2 (0.90%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.45%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.45%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.25%) Office 365
2 4 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.80%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.06%) Firewall
2 19 (8.56%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.31%) SSH
4 11 (4.95%) BGP
4 11 (4.95%) EIGRP
4 11 (4.95%) HSRP
4 11 (4.95%) OSPF
4 11 (4.95%) RIP
4 11 (4.95%) SSL
4 11 (4.95%) VPN
5 9 (4.05%) Network Security
6 8 (3.60%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (3.15%) DNS
7 7 (3.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (3.15%) IPsec
7 7 (3.15%) LDAP
7 7 (3.15%) SNMP
7 7 (3.15%) VoIP
7 7 (3.15%) Wireless
8 4 (1.80%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.76%) Oracle Database
3 14 (6.31%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.80%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.90%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.45%) Big Data
11 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.45%) Impala
11 1 (0.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 15 (6.76%) JIRA
1 15 (6.76%) LoadRunner
2 14 (6.31%) ClearQuest
3 8 (3.60%) HP UFT
3 8 (3.60%) Selenium
3 8 (3.60%) SoapUI
4 7 (3.15%) JMeter
5 1 (0.45%) JUnit
5 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (18.47%) Banking
2 21 (9.46%) Retail
3 19 (8.56%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.05%) Marketing
5 8 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.60%) Military
6 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (13.96%) Analyst
2 28 (12.61%) Architect
3 17 (7.66%) Applications Specialist
4 16 (7.21%) Developer
4 16 (7.21%) Test Analyst
5 15 (6.76%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 14 (6.31%) Technical Architect
7 13 (5.86%) Operations Manager
8 12 (5.41%) Applications Support
8 12 (5.41%) Network Specialist
8 12 (5.41%) Service Analyst
9 11 (4.95%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.50%) .NET Developer
10 10 (4.50%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.05%) Financial Analyst
11 9 (4.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (4.05%) SQL Analyst
12 8 (3.60%) Finance Manager
12 8 (3.60%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
12 8 (3.60%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.66%) Hibernate
1 17 (7.66%) Spring
1 17 (7.66%) Web Services
2 16 (7.21%) XML
3 15 (6.76%) .NET
3 15 (6.76%) Java EE
3 15 (6.76%) JSF
3 15 (6.76%) JSP
3 15 (6.76%) Struts
3 15 (6.76%) XSL
3 15 (6.76%) XSLT
4 13 (5.86%) HTML
5 11 (4.95%) AngularJS
6 10 (4.50%) ASP.NET
6 10 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (4.50%) CSS
6 10 (4.50%) CSS3
6 10 (4.50%) HTML5
6 10 (4.50%) jQuery
6 10 (4.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.81%) Virtual Team
2 20 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.60%) PKI
4 6 (2.70%) Blog
5 4 (1.80%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (1.80%) Fintech
5 4 (1.80%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.90%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.90%) FMCG
7 2 (0.90%) Health Informatics
7 2 (0.90%) Informatics
7 2 (0.90%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.47%) Unix
2 37 (16.67%) Windows
3 16 (7.21%) Solaris
3 16 (7.21%) Windows Server
4 15 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.05%) Linux
6 5 (2.25%) AIX
7 2 (0.90%) CentOS
7 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.45%) Android
8 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.72%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (18.92%) ITIL
3 30 (13.51%) Project Management
4 29 (13.06%) High Availability
4 29 (13.06%) Waterfall
5 25 (11.26%) Mentoring
6 21 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (9.01%) Data Security
8 18 (8.11%) Problem Management
8 18 (8.11%) Release Management
9 17 (7.66%) Service Delivery
10 16 (7.21%) E-Commerce
10 16 (7.21%) Test Scripting
11 15 (6.76%) Non-Functional Testing
11 15 (6.76%) TOGAF
12 14 (6.31%) Portfolio Management
13 13 (5.86%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (5.41%) Change Management
14 12 (5.41%) Scrum
15 11 (4.95%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (27.93%) SQL
2 33 (14.86%) Java
3 23 (10.36%) Shell Script
4 15 (6.76%) PL/SQL
5 14 (6.31%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.41%) C#
7 11 (4.95%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.60%) C-shell
8 8 (3.60%) Perl
9 7 (3.15%) Bourne shell
9 7 (3.15%) Python
10 6 (2.70%) C
11 4 (1.80%) VBA
12 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.45%) AWK
13 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.45%) Korn
13 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (18.02%) Degree
2 14 (6.31%) CCNP
2 14 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (4.50%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.60%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.15%) CISSP
5 7 (3.15%) HP ASE
5 7 (3.15%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.25%) PMP
7 4 (1.80%) APMP
7 4 (1.80%) ISEB
8 3 (1.35%) CISA
8 3 (1.35%) CISM
9 2 (0.90%) AAT
9 2 (0.90%) ACCA
9 2 (0.90%) CIMA
9 2 (0.90%) HND
10 1 (0.45%) MCSA
10 1 (0.45%) MCSE
10 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.01%) SLA
2 4 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.35%) ISO27005
3 3 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.90%) QA
4 2 (0.90%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.45%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (9.01%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.60%) VMware ESX
3 8 (3.60%) vSphere
4 7 (3.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.70%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (6.76%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (4.05%) SCCM
3 7 (3.15%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (2.25%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (1.35%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.45%) Oozie
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 55 (24.77%) Oracle
2 50 (22.52%) Microsoft
3 38 (17.12%) Cisco
4 28 (12.61%) VMware
5 21 (9.46%) Citrix
6 20 (9.01%) HP
7 14 (6.31%) F5
7 14 (6.31%) Juniper
8 9 (4.05%) BEA
9 8 (3.60%) Planview
10 7 (3.15%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.15%) Sun
11 6 (2.70%) EMC
12 5 (2.25%) BMC
12 5 (2.25%) Qualys
13 4 (1.80%) SAP
14 3 (1.35%) AppSense
15 2 (0.90%) Cognos
15 2 (0.90%) Dell
15 2 (0.90%) Nintex
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Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £100 - £130 per day
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Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
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Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £27,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £25,000 - £27,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash Associates
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
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Volt
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