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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 9 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1292 1307 1167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.07% 16.27% 15.12%
As % of the General category 50.29% 45.33% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 1004 909
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
2569 2883 2782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.95% 35.89% 36.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2038 2310 2190
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,532 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 July 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 July 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 -2 527 £52,500 +2.94% 40
Essex +4 359 £45,000 -5.26% 20
Cambridgeshire -1 211 £45,000 - 36
Bedfordshire +4 135 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Suffolk +7 59 £42,500 +8.97% 7
Norfolk -18 7 £35,500 -32.38% 2
East Anglia - 1 £80,000 - 1
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 744 (29.44%) SQL
2 646 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 401 (15.87%) Project Management
4 392 (15.51%) Microsoft
5 384 (15.20%) Oracle
6 363 (14.36%) .NET
7 354 (14.01%) Degree
8 350 (13.85%) Java
9 323 (12.78%) SQL Server
10 308 (12.19%) Windows
11 292 (11.56%) C#
12 289 (11.44%) PRINCE2
13 280 (11.08%) MS Excel
14 278 (11.00%) Banking
15 265 (10.49%) JavaScript
16 257 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
17 253 (10.01%) Stakeholder Management
18 245 (9.70%) SDLC
19 237 (9.38%) HTML
20 223 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
21 218 (8.63%) Linux
22 209 (8.27%) ITIL
23 206 (8.15%) Scrum
24 199 (7.87%) Telecoms
25 192 (7.60%) Waterfall
26 183 (7.24%) MS Office
27 179 (7.08%) XML
28 177 (7.00%) Retail
29 176 (6.96%) CSS
30 175 (6.93%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 77 (3.05%) Tomcat
1 77 (3.05%) IIS
2 56 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 49 (1.94%) Apache
4 41 (1.62%) JBoss
5 36 (1.42%) WebSphere
6 34 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 29 (1.15%) MS Exchange
8 28 (1.11%) CMS
9 23 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 20 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
12 18 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
13 16 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
15 10 (0.40%) SAS
16 9 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
17 8 (0.32%) OpenStack
17 8 (0.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
17 8 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 280 (11.08%) MS Excel
2 183 (7.24%) MS Office
3 82 (3.24%) MS Visio
4 72 (2.85%) MS Project
5 62 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.24%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.16%) Mingle
8 4 (0.16%) SPSS
9 3 (0.12%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.079%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.079%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.040%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 53 (2.10%) Oracle Financials
2 47 (1.86%) SAP FI
3 46 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 46 (1.82%) SAP CO
4 40 (1.58%) Oracle Applications
5 39 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
6 35 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
7 25 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
8 24 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 19 (0.75%) AWD
9 19 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
10 18 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
11 17 (0.67%) Agresso
12 16 (0.63%) SAP SD
13 15 (0.59%) SAP Business One
13 15 (0.59%) SAP MM
14 13 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
15 12 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
16 11 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
17 9 (0.36%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 24 (0.95%) Office 365
2 19 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (0.71%) SaaS
4 7 (0.28%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.16%) GitHub
6 3 (0.12%) PaaS
6 3 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.079%) IaaS
8 1 (0.040%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.01%) Firewall
2 61 (2.41%) DNS
3 58 (2.30%) SAN
4 56 (2.22%) DHCP
5 46 (1.82%) WAN
6 42 (1.66%) LAN
7 40 (1.58%) TCP/IP
8 39 (1.54%) HTTP
9 32 (1.27%) Internet
10 27 (1.07%) LDAP
11 26 (1.03%) Network Security
11 26 (1.03%) Wireless
12 22 (0.87%) AMQP
12 22 (0.87%) VPN
13 21 (0.83%) SSL
14 16 (0.63%) NAS
15 15 (0.59%) VoIP
15 15 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (0.55%) OSPF
17 13 (0.51%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 323 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 132 (5.22%) Oracle Database
3 103 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 88 (3.48%) Relational Database
5 81 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 72 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 57 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
9 48 (1.90%) MySQL
10 44 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 41 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 39 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
13 38 (1.50%) MongoDB
14 33 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 32 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
16 31 (1.23%) NoSQL
17 29 (1.15%) MS Access
17 29 (1.15%) RDBMS
18 27 (1.07%) Big Data
19 26 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 69 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 57 (2.26%) Selenium
3 49 (1.94%) Visual Studio
4 48 (1.90%) JIRA
5 46 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 43 (1.70%) NUnit
7 40 (1.58%) Subversion
7 40 (1.58%) HP UFT
8 26 (1.03%) Maven
9 19 (0.75%) Ant
10 18 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 17 (0.67%) Hudson
12 16 (0.63%) SoapUI
12 16 (0.63%) LoadRunner
12 16 (0.63%) ERwin
13 13 (0.51%) Jenkins
14 12 (0.47%) Cucumber
15 11 (0.44%) MSTest
16 8 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
16 8 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 278 (11.00%) Banking
2 199 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 177 (7.00%) Retail
4 89 (3.52%) Marketing
5 75 (2.97%) Manufacturing
6 70 (2.77%) Legal
7 41 (1.62%) Financial Institution
8 38 (1.50%) Electronics
9 27 (1.07%) Back Office
10 26 (1.03%) Games
11 18 (0.71%) Online Betting
12 17 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 14 (0.55%) Automotive
14 12 (0.47%) Aerospace
14 12 (0.47%) Billing
15 10 (0.40%) Advertising
16 9 (0.36%) Law
17 6 (0.24%) German Language
18 5 (0.20%) General Ledger
18 5 (0.20%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 666 (26.36%) Analyst
2 478 (18.92%) Developer
3 294 (11.63%) Business Analyst
4 292 (11.56%) Project Manager
5 153 (6.05%) Architect
6 114 (4.51%) Systems Analyst
7 100 (3.96%) Software Developer
8 98 (3.88%) Consultant
9 96 (3.80%) Support Analyst
10 91 (3.60%) .NET Developer
11 83 (3.28%) Test Analyst
12 80 (3.17%) Applications Support
13 79 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
14 76 (3.01%) Programmer
15 74 (2.93%) C# Developer
16 72 (2.85%) Development Manager
17 69 (2.73%) Senior Manager
18 61 (2.41%) Java Developer
18 61 (2.41%) Agile Project Manager
19 58 (2.30%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (14.36%) .NET
2 237 (9.38%) HTML
3 179 (7.08%) XML
4 176 (6.96%) CSS
5 153 (6.05%) ASP.NET
6 101 (4.00%) Web Services
7 90 (3.56%) J2EE
8 86 (3.40%) Spring
9 78 (3.09%) .NET Framework
9 78 (3.09%) jQuery
10 74 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (2.81%) Middleware
12 69 (2.73%) Hibernate
13 59 (2.33%) HTML5
14 49 (1.94%) AngularJS
15 45 (1.78%) XSLT
16 38 (1.50%) JSP
16 38 (1.50%) KnockoutJS
17 37 (1.46%) Entity Framework
17 37 (1.46%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 257 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 145 (5.74%) Computer Science
3 139 (5.50%) Management Information System
4 75 (2.97%) Mathematics
5 46 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 38 (1.50%) Statistics
7 36 (1.42%) AS400
8 34 (1.35%) Data Centre
9 33 (1.31%) Clustering
10 32 (1.27%) Mobile App
11 31 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
12 29 (1.15%) Replication
13 28 (1.11%) iSeries
13 28 (1.11%) FMCG
13 28 (1.11%) PMI
14 24 (0.95%) DTV
15 23 (0.91%) Data Integration
16 22 (0.87%) Client/Server
17 19 (0.75%) Visualisation
18 18 (0.71%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 308 (12.19%) Windows
2 218 (8.63%) Linux
3 156 (6.17%) UNIX
4 59 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (1.82%) Solaris
7 42 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (1.42%) AIX
9 28 (1.11%) Android
10 25 (0.99%) CentOS
11 19 (0.75%) Data ONTAP
12 18 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 18 (0.71%) HPUX
13 15 (0.59%) Windows 2000
14 11 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.40%) Windows 7
16 9 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (0.24%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 646 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
2 401 (15.87%) Project Management
3 289 (11.44%) PRINCE2
4 253 (10.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 245 (9.70%) SDLC
6 223 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 209 (8.27%) ITIL
8 206 (8.15%) Scrum
9 192 (7.60%) Waterfall
10 175 (6.93%) Business Analysis
11 163 (6.45%) Change Management
12 140 (5.54%) MVC
13 138 (5.46%) Software Engineering
14 126 (4.99%) Risk Management
15 125 (4.95%) OO
16 115 (4.55%) E-Commerce
17 110 (4.35%) UML
18 107 (4.23%) Mentoring
19 103 (4.08%) Service Delivery
20 101 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 744 (29.44%) SQL
2 350 (13.85%) Java
3 292 (11.56%) C#
4 265 (10.49%) JavaScript
5 123 (4.87%) PL/SQL
6 99 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 98 (3.88%) C
8 75 (2.97%) C++
9 59 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 44 (1.74%) Perl
11 40 (1.58%) Python
12 39 (1.54%) VB.NET
13 34 (1.35%) VB
14 29 (1.15%) PowerShell
15 28 (1.11%) COBOL
16 27 (1.07%) VBA
17 24 (0.95%) Bash Shell
18 20 (0.79%) PHP
18 20 (0.79%) Korn
19 13 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 354 (14.01%) Degree
2 76 (3.01%) ISEB
3 65 (2.57%) Security Cleared
4 61 (2.41%) SC Cleared
5 52 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (2.06%) PMI Certification
6 51 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
7 45 (1.78%) PMP
8 42 (1.66%) CISSP
9 41 (1.62%) CCNP
10 40 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 33 (1.31%) MCSE
11 33 (1.31%) ISTQB
12 28 (1.11%) CISM
13 26 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 26 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 24 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
15 19 (0.75%) HND
16 18 (0.71%) ACCA
16 18 (0.71%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (6.53%) QA
2 91 (3.60%) SLA
3 45 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.31%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.32%) ISO 8583
8 6 (0.24%) P3O
9 5 (0.20%) JTAG
10 4 (0.16%) COSO
11 3 (0.12%) COBIT
11 3 (0.12%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.079%) FATCA
13 1 (0.040%) WCAG
13 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
13 1 (0.040%) DO-160
System Software
1 115 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 87 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (2.10%) VMware ESX
4 31 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
5 22 (0.87%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.71%) Firmware
7 17 (0.67%) XenApp
8 16 (0.63%) XenServer
9 11 (0.44%) vSphere
10 9 (0.36%) KVM
11 7 (0.28%) QEMU
11 7 (0.28%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.12%) NFS
12 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 3 (0.12%) iptables
12 3 (0.12%) Postfix
13 2 (0.079%) SRDF
13 2 (0.079%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.079%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 22 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 22 (0.87%) Tivoli
3 19 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 19 (0.75%) Data Guard
4 13 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
5 12 (0.47%) Backup Exec
6 10 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.32%) SCCM
7 8 (0.32%) HP NNM
8 7 (0.28%) SCOM
9 4 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
9 4 (0.16%) Puppet
9 4 (0.16%) Opsview
9 4 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 2 (0.079%) EMC VPLEX
10 2 (0.079%) SnapMirror
10 2 (0.079%) SnapVault
10 2 (0.079%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.079%) Control-M
Vendors
1 392 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 384 (15.20%) Oracle
3 174 (6.89%) SAP
4 129 (5.10%) VMware
5 102 (4.04%) Citrix
6 99 (3.92%) Cisco
7 79 (3.13%) HP
8 68 (2.69%) IBM
9 55 (2.18%) Cognos
10 32 (1.27%) Juniper
11 31 (1.23%) Sybase
12 29 (1.15%) Red Hat
13 28 (1.11%) CheckPoint
14 27 (1.07%) F5
15 24 (0.95%) Sun
16 23 (0.91%) SolarWinds
17 22 (0.87%) WorldPay
17 22 (0.87%) CODA
18 20 (0.79%) Jaspersoft
18 20 (0.79%) Tableau
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £52000 - £58000 per annum + bonus + stock + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum dependant on experience
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: Competitive
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Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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LEXSTRA
Salary: £62000 - £70000 per annum + FS Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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JM
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + car, bonus
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Salary: up to 30k + Pension, 25 days, flexi time and more
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: Bonus, Pension, Life
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AWD Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 +Benefits
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits package
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
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