The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1281 1288 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.44% 16.76% 16.98%
As % of the General category 50.73% 46.60% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 986 940
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2525 2764 2647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.37% 35.97% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2047 2178 2104
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,460 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Finance
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the East of England region.

Finance Salary Trend in the East of England

Finance
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in the East of England

Finance
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 530 £54,000 +4.85% 48
Essex +1 357 £47,500 -5.00% 19
Cambridgeshire -1 195 £45,000 - 36
Bedfordshire +9 135 £45,000 -7.21% 7
Suffolk -2 53 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Norfolk -8 9 £28,250 -40.52% 3
East Anglia - 2 £72,500 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 729 (28.87%) SQL
2 653 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 391 (15.49%) Project Management
4 388 (15.37%) Oracle
5 358 (14.18%) Microsoft
6 353 (13.98%) Degree
7 337 (13.35%) .NET
8 324 (12.83%) Java
9 313 (12.40%) Banking
10 297 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 292 (11.56%) PRINCE2
11 292 (11.56%) Windows
12 267 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
13 266 (10.53%) C#
14 244 (9.66%) JavaScript
14 244 (9.66%) MS Excel
15 237 (9.39%) HTML
16 228 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
17 224 (8.87%) SDLC
18 223 (8.83%) Business Intelligence
19 210 (8.32%) ITIL
20 204 (8.08%) MS Office
21 203 (8.04%) Linux
22 197 (7.80%) Waterfall
23 189 (7.49%) Scrum
24 181 (7.17%) Telecoms
24 181 (7.17%) Business Analysis
25 174 (6.89%) SAP
25 174 (6.89%) CSS
26 172 (6.81%) XML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 84 (3.33%) IIS
2 61 (2.42%) Tomcat
3 58 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 54 (2.14%) Apache
5 34 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 32 (1.27%) JBoss
7 27 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 23 (0.91%) MS Exchange
9 19 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 19 (0.75%) CMS
10 17 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
10 17 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 16 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.32%) SAS
16 6 (0.24%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 6 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2000
17 5 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 244 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 204 (8.08%) MS Office
3 85 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 67 (2.65%) MS Project
5 44 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.16%) SPSS
8 2 (0.079%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.079%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.079%) Mingle
8 2 (0.079%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 56 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
2 44 (1.74%) SAP FI
3 43 (1.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 43 (1.70%) SAP CO
4 40 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
5 35 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
6 27 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 27 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
7 26 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
8 23 (0.91%) SAP SD
9 20 (0.79%) SAP MM
10 19 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
11 18 (0.71%) AWD
12 16 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
13 15 (0.59%) Agresso
14 13 (0.51%) SAP Business One
14 13 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
15 12 (0.48%) SAP PS
16 11 (0.44%) SAP FI-AP
17 10 (0.40%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 21 (0.83%) SaaS
2 16 (0.63%) Office 365
3 14 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.16%) GitHub
6 4 (0.16%) PaaS
7 3 (0.12%) IaaS
8 2 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 73 (2.89%) Firewall
2 48 (1.90%) WAN
3 46 (1.82%) DNS
4 45 (1.78%) LAN
5 43 (1.70%) SAN
6 42 (1.66%) DHCP
7 41 (1.62%) TCP/IP
8 33 (1.31%) Internet
9 32 (1.27%) HTTP
10 30 (1.19%) Wireless
10 30 (1.19%) Network Security
11 21 (0.83%) VPN
11 21 (0.83%) LDAP
12 20 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (0.71%) AMQP
13 18 (0.71%) SSL
13 18 (0.71%) OSPF
14 17 (0.67%) BGP
15 14 (0.55%) VoIP
16 13 (0.51%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 149 (5.90%) Oracle Database
3 101 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 77 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 75 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 72 (2.85%) Relational Database
7 62 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
8 55 (2.18%) Oracle Database 11g
8 55 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 49 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 45 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
11 42 (1.66%) MySQL
11 42 (1.66%) MongoDB
12 38 (1.50%) NoSQL
13 37 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 31 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
15 29 (1.15%) QlikView
16 27 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
17 26 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 25 (0.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 59 (2.34%) Selenium
3 49 (1.94%) JIRA
4 44 (1.74%) HP UFT
5 42 (1.66%) Git (software)
6 41 (1.62%) Visual Studio
7 36 (1.43%) NUnit
8 31 (1.23%) Subversion
9 18 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 16 (0.63%) ERwin
11 14 (0.55%) Maven
11 14 (0.55%) SoapUI
12 13 (0.51%) Cucumber
12 13 (0.51%) Hudson
12 13 (0.51%) LoadRunner
13 11 (0.44%) PowerBuilder
14 10 (0.40%) Ant
15 9 (0.36%) Jenkins
16 8 (0.32%) WebDriver
16 8 (0.32%) MSTest
General
1 313 (12.40%) Banking
2 181 (7.17%) Telecoms
3 169 (6.69%) Retail
4 86 (3.41%) Marketing
5 78 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 77 (3.05%) Legal
7 48 (1.90%) Financial Institution
8 36 (1.43%) Electronics
9 29 (1.15%) Retail Banking
10 27 (1.07%) Back Office
11 22 (0.87%) Games
12 18 (0.71%) Billing
13 14 (0.55%) Automotive
13 14 (0.55%) Online Betting
14 13 (0.51%) Advertising
15 12 (0.48%) Aerospace
16 11 (0.44%) Law
17 8 (0.32%) General Ledger
18 6 (0.24%) French Language
18 6 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 678 (26.85%) Analyst
2 462 (18.30%) Developer
3 307 (12.16%) Business Analyst
4 281 (11.13%) Project Manager
5 154 (6.10%) Architect
6 114 (4.51%) Systems Analyst
7 105 (4.16%) Support Analyst
8 96 (3.80%) .NET Developer
9 94 (3.72%) Consultant
10 92 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
11 83 (3.29%) Test Analyst
11 83 (3.29%) Software Developer
12 73 (2.89%) Programmer
13 72 (2.85%) Applications Support
14 67 (2.65%) Development Manager
15 66 (2.61%) Senior Manager
16 65 (2.57%) C# Developer
17 64 (2.53%) Java Developer
18 62 (2.46%) Administrator
18 62 (2.46%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (13.35%) .NET
2 237 (9.39%) HTML
3 174 (6.89%) CSS
4 172 (6.81%) XML
5 148 (5.86%) ASP.NET
6 100 (3.96%) Web Services
7 85 (3.37%) Spring
8 80 (3.17%) .NET Framework
9 78 (3.09%) jQuery
10 74 (2.93%) Hibernate
11 72 (2.85%) J2EE
12 71 (2.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 65 (2.57%) Middleware
14 54 (2.14%) HTML5
14 54 (2.14%) AngularJS
15 41 (1.62%) Entity Framework
15 41 (1.62%) REST
16 38 (1.50%) SOAP
17 36 (1.43%) WCF
18 35 (1.39%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 267 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 133 (5.27%) Computer Science
3 122 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 73 (2.89%) Mathematics
5 40 (1.58%) Algorithms
6 38 (1.50%) Statistics
7 33 (1.31%) Replication
7 33 (1.31%) Data Centre
8 30 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 29 (1.15%) Client/Server
9 29 (1.15%) Clustering
10 27 (1.07%) DTV
11 24 (0.95%) FMCG
12 23 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (0.87%) Data Integration
13 22 (0.87%) AS400
14 21 (0.83%) PMI
14 21 (0.83%) User Experience
15 19 (0.75%) Visualisation
16 17 (0.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 292 (11.56%) Windows
2 203 (8.04%) Linux
3 165 (6.53%) UNIX
4 54 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (1.94%) Solaris
6 43 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (1.43%) AIX
8 23 (0.91%) HPUX
8 23 (0.91%) Android
9 20 (0.79%) CentOS
10 13 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
11 12 (0.48%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.44%) Windows 7
12 11 (0.44%) Windows 2000
13 9 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (0.32%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.28%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 653 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (15.49%) Project Management
3 292 (11.56%) PRINCE2
4 228 (9.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 224 (8.87%) SDLC
6 223 (8.83%) Business Intelligence
7 210 (8.32%) ITIL
8 197 (7.80%) Waterfall
9 189 (7.49%) Scrum
10 181 (7.17%) Business Analysis
11 155 (6.14%) Change Management
12 146 (5.78%) MVC
13 121 (4.79%) Risk Management
13 121 (4.79%) Mentoring
14 112 (4.44%) OO
15 111 (4.40%) UML
15 111 (4.40%) CRM
16 110 (4.36%) Service Delivery
17 106 (4.20%) E-Commerce
17 106 (4.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 729 (28.87%) SQL
2 324 (12.83%) Java
3 266 (10.53%) C#
4 244 (9.66%) JavaScript
5 131 (5.19%) PL/SQL
6 101 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 99 (3.92%) C
8 73 (2.89%) Shell Script
9 53 (2.10%) Perl
10 50 (1.98%) C++
11 41 (1.62%) VB.NET
11 41 (1.62%) Python
12 36 (1.43%) VB
13 29 (1.15%) VBA
14 28 (1.11%) Bash Shell
15 25 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 23 (0.91%) Korn
17 17 (0.67%) AWK
17 17 (0.67%) C-shell
17 17 (0.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 353 (13.98%) Degree
2 84 (3.33%) ISEB
3 72 (2.85%) Security Cleared
4 60 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 54 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (1.98%) CCNP
7 48 (1.90%) PMI Certification
8 47 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 46 (1.82%) PMP
10 38 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 38 (1.50%) CISSP
11 28 (1.11%) ISTQB
12 26 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 26 (1.03%) CISM
13 25 (0.99%) MCSE
14 22 (0.87%) HND
14 22 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
14 22 (0.87%) CBAP
15 21 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 21 (0.83%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (6.38%) QA
2 91 (3.60%) SLA
3 36 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (1.39%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.36%) P3O
7 7 (0.28%) COSO
8 4 (0.16%) COBIT
9 3 (0.12%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.079%) FATCA
10 2 (0.079%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.040%) WCAG
11 1 (0.040%) BS25999
11 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.040%) DO-160
System Software
1 95 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 74 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (1.66%) VMware ESX
4 36 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
5 17 (0.67%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.59%) XenApp
7 12 (0.48%) XenServer
7 12 (0.48%) Firmware
8 11 (0.44%) vSphere
9 7 (0.28%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.20%) KVM
11 3 (0.12%) QEMU
11 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.079%) Postfix
12 2 (0.079%) Xen
12 2 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.079%) iptables
13 1 (0.040%) Docker
13 1 (0.040%) vCloud
13 1 (0.040%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 30 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 24 (0.95%) Data Guard
4 22 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 17 (0.67%) Tivoli
6 16 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 11 (0.44%) SCCM
8 10 (0.40%) HP NNM
9 9 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.32%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.20%) SCOM
12 4 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
13 3 (0.12%) Puppet
14 2 (0.079%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.079%) McAfee ePO
14 2 (0.079%) Control-M
14 2 (0.079%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.079%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 1 (0.040%) EMC NetWorker
15 1 (0.040%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 388 (15.37%) Oracle
2 358 (14.18%) Microsoft
3 174 (6.89%) SAP
4 111 (4.40%) VMware
5 101 (4.00%) Cisco
6 84 (3.33%) Citrix
7 75 (2.97%) IBM
8 72 (2.85%) HP
9 51 (2.02%) Cognos
10 39 (1.54%) Juniper
11 35 (1.39%) F5
12 25 (0.99%) CheckPoint
13 24 (0.95%) Sybase
14 22 (0.87%) Sun
14 22 (0.87%) Red Hat
14 22 (0.87%) CODA
15 21 (0.83%) WorldPay
16 19 (0.75%) SolarWinds
17 18 (0.71%) Jaspersoft
17 18 (0.71%) Tableau
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefit
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £85,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package &
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £76,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + 32 days hol, pension, life assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum GBP 85,000 - GBP 95,000K DOE + bonus + bene
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Brilliant employee benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum Plus brilliant benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £75000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car allowance total Package £103,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday