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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1220 1543 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.35% 17.90% 17.69%
As % of the General category 47.00% 48.94% 50.03%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1132 1242
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,825 £30,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £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
2596 3153 3060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.79% 36.58% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2068 2415 2480
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -3 429 £50,000 +13.31% 38
Essex +1 359 £52,500 +5.00% 23
Cambridgeshire -8 197 £45,000 +4.65% 43
Bedfordshire +6 163 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Suffolk 0 56 £41,750 +4.37% 5
Norfolk +14 23 £35,000 -26.31% 6
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 687 (28.59%) SQL
2 490 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
3 400 (16.65%) Oracle
4 394 (16.40%) Java
5 392 (16.31%) Microsoft
6 384 (15.98%) .NET
7 342 (14.23%) Degree
8 324 (13.48%) Banking
9 318 (13.23%) SQL Server
10 314 (13.07%) Project Management
11 298 (12.40%) C#
12 293 (12.19%) Windows
13 279 (11.61%) MS Excel
14 269 (11.19%) JavaScript
15 235 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
16 228 (9.49%) XML
17 226 (9.40%) PRINCE2
18 223 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
19 214 (8.91%) Linux
20 213 (8.86%) ITIL
21 206 (8.57%) Telecoms
22 204 (8.49%) HTML
23 193 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
23 193 (8.03%) Retail
24 180 (7.49%) MS Office
25 178 (7.41%) CSS
26 173 (7.20%) MVC
27 172 (7.16%) SAP
28 164 (6.82%) Computer Science
28 164 (6.82%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 90 (3.75%) WebSphere
2 89 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 72 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 64 (2.66%) Tomcat
5 59 (2.46%) IIS
5 59 (2.46%) JBoss
6 54 (2.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 43 (1.79%) Apache
8 36 (1.50%) MS Exchange
9 31 (1.29%) CMS
10 30 (1.25%) MQSeries
11 28 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
12 20 (0.83%) SAS
12 20 (0.83%) Tuxedo
13 17 (0.71%) AquaLogic
13 17 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
13 17 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 15 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 279 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 180 (7.49%) MS Office
3 67 (2.79%) MS Project
4 63 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 62 (2.58%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.42%) SPSS
7 5 (0.21%) Mingle
7 5 (0.21%) CPLEX
8 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.083%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.042%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.042%) Simulink
10 1 (0.042%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 68 (2.83%) SAP FI
2 67 (2.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 67 (2.79%) SAP CO
3 52 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
4 46 (1.91%) Oracle Financials
5 38 (1.58%) Oracle EBS R12
6 32 (1.33%) Agresso
7 22 (0.92%) Finacle
7 22 (0.92%) Temenos T24
8 21 (0.87%) SAP Business One
9 19 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 17 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
11 16 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
12 13 (0.54%) Oracle iProcurement
13 12 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
13 12 (0.50%) AWD
14 11 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
15 10 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 10 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
16 9 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (1.04%) Office 365
2 23 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (0.79%) SaaS
4 6 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.17%) GitHub
6 2 (0.083%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (0.083%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.042%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.042%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.042%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.042%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.042%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 83 (3.45%) Firewall
2 74 (3.08%) SAN
3 54 (2.25%) SSL
4 51 (2.12%) DNS
5 49 (2.04%) HTTP
6 47 (1.96%) TCP/IP
7 42 (1.75%) Internet
8 37 (1.54%) VPN
9 36 (1.50%) DHCP
10 32 (1.33%) Wireless
11 28 (1.17%) WAN
12 25 (1.04%) LAN
12 25 (1.04%) BGP
13 24 (1.00%) OSPF
14 23 (0.96%) AMQP
15 22 (0.92%) EIGRP
16 21 (0.87%) VoIP
16 21 (0.87%) MPLS
16 21 (0.87%) RIP
16 21 (0.87%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (13.23%) SQL Server
2 121 (5.04%) Relational Database
3 115 (4.79%) Oracle Database
4 112 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 88 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 80 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 71 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 66 (2.75%) DB2
9 49 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
9 49 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 42 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 41 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
12 34 (1.41%) RDBMS
13 32 (1.33%) Big Data
14 31 (1.29%) MySQL
15 27 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
15 27 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (0.87%) MS Access
17 20 (0.83%) MongoDB
18 19 (0.79%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 79 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 65 (2.70%) Subversion
3 54 (2.25%) Visual Studio
4 48 (2.00%) JIRA
4 48 (2.00%) Selenium
5 47 (1.96%) Maven
6 46 (1.91%) Oracle Forms
7 43 (1.79%) NUnit
8 39 (1.62%) Git (software)
9 29 (1.21%) SoapUI
9 29 (1.21%) QuickTest Pro
10 27 (1.12%) LoadRunner
11 25 (1.04%) Ant
12 20 (0.83%) Hudson
13 18 (0.75%) Jenkins
14 14 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 14 (0.58%) MSTest
15 13 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
16 12 (0.50%) ERwin
17 11 (0.46%) JUnit
General
1 324 (13.48%) Banking
2 206 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 193 (8.03%) Retail
4 94 (3.91%) Marketing
5 64 (2.66%) Manufacturing
6 54 (2.25%) Legal
7 39 (1.62%) Financial Institution
8 32 (1.33%) Electronics
9 30 (1.25%) Retail Banking
10 21 (0.87%) Games
11 19 (0.79%) Law
12 18 (0.75%) Back Office
13 13 (0.54%) Automotive
14 11 (0.46%) Billing
14 11 (0.46%) Online Betting
15 10 (0.42%) Military
16 9 (0.37%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.29%) Advertising
18 4 (0.17%) Investment Banking
18 4 (0.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 631 (26.26%) Analyst
2 490 (20.39%) Developer
3 238 (9.90%) Business Analyst
4 237 (9.86%) Project Manager
5 178 (7.41%) Architect
6 140 (5.83%) Consultant
7 109 (4.54%) Senior Developer
8 101 (4.20%) Support Analyst
9 97 (4.04%) Software Developer
10 87 (3.62%) Applications Support
11 80 (3.33%) C# Developer
12 75 (3.12%) .NET Developer
13 74 (3.08%) Java Developer
14 71 (2.95%) Senior Analyst
15 70 (2.91%) Test Analyst
16 63 (2.62%) Administrator
17 60 (2.50%) Programmer
18 59 (2.46%) Software Engineer
19 55 (2.29%) Solutions Architect
20 52 (2.16%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (15.98%) .NET
2 228 (9.49%) XML
3 204 (8.49%) HTML
4 178 (7.41%) CSS
5 148 (6.16%) ASP.NET
6 130 (5.41%) Web Services
7 127 (5.29%) Middleware
8 116 (4.83%) J2EE
9 111 (4.62%) Spring
10 87 (3.62%) jQuery
11 77 (3.20%) Hibernate
12 72 (3.00%) .NET Framework
13 70 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 63 (2.62%) XSLT
15 57 (2.37%) JMS
15 57 (2.37%) Ajax
16 54 (2.25%) RESTful
16 54 (2.25%) HTML5
17 48 (2.00%) SOAP
18 47 (1.96%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 223 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 124 (5.16%) Management Information System
4 81 (3.37%) Mathematics
5 63 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
6 56 (2.33%) AS400
7 47 (1.96%) iSeries
8 46 (1.91%) Open Source
9 44 (1.83%) Algorithms
10 40 (1.66%) PKI
11 37 (1.54%) Statistics
12 30 (1.25%) Clustering
12 30 (1.25%) PMI
13 28 (1.17%) FMCG
14 27 (1.12%) N-Tier
15 24 (1.00%) Client/Server
16 22 (0.92%) User Experience
16 22 (0.92%) Mobile App
17 20 (0.83%) Data Structures
18 19 (0.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 293 (12.19%) Windows
2 214 (8.91%) Linux
3 159 (6.62%) UNIX
4 51 (2.12%) Solaris
5 43 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (1.50%) AIX
8 25 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (0.87%) Windows 7
10 20 (0.83%) Android
11 18 (0.75%) CentOS
11 18 (0.75%) Mac OS X
12 17 (0.71%) HPUX
13 15 (0.62%) Apple iOS
14 13 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.42%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
17 7 (0.29%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.17%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (13.07%) Project Management
3 235 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 226 (9.40%) PRINCE2
5 213 (8.86%) ITIL
6 193 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
7 173 (7.20%) MVC
8 164 (6.82%) Waterfall
9 158 (6.58%) Scrum
10 154 (6.41%) Software Engineering
11 150 (6.24%) Change Management
12 141 (5.87%) E-Commerce
13 133 (5.53%) Business Analysis
14 115 (4.79%) OO
14 115 (4.79%) Programme Management
15 105 (4.37%) CRM
15 105 (4.37%) Mentoring
16 104 (4.33%) TDD
17 103 (4.29%) UML
18 101 (4.20%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 687 (28.59%) SQL
2 394 (16.40%) Java
3 298 (12.40%) C#
4 269 (11.19%) JavaScript
5 136 (5.66%) C++
6 112 (4.66%) PL/SQL
7 93 (3.87%) C
8 65 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 55 (2.29%) Shell Script
10 50 (2.08%) COBOL
11 44 (1.83%) Python
12 37 (1.54%) VB
13 31 (1.29%) Perl
14 29 (1.21%) PowerShell
15 28 (1.17%) VB.NET
16 27 (1.12%) Delphi
17 26 (1.08%) RPG
18 23 (0.96%) VBA
19 22 (0.92%) VB6
20 16 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 342 (14.23%) Degree
2 65 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (2.29%) ISEB
4 54 (2.25%) ISTQB
5 52 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 50 (2.08%) Security Cleared
7 47 (1.96%) PMP
7 47 (1.96%) PMI Certification
8 40 (1.66%) SC Cleared
9 37 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 35 (1.46%) CCNP
11 34 (1.41%) MCSE
12 29 (1.21%) CISSP
12 29 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 25 (1.04%) CISA
14 22 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
14 22 (0.92%) MCSA
15 21 (0.87%) PhD
16 18 (0.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (5.58%) QA
2 125 (5.20%) SLA
3 52 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (1.83%) PCI DSS
5 29 (1.21%) ISO 9001
6 19 (0.79%) ISO 8583
7 8 (0.33%) Solvency II
8 6 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.21%) JTAG
9 5 (0.21%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.12%) P3O
11 2 (0.083%) COBIT
12 1 (0.042%) WCAG
12 1 (0.042%) DO-178B
System Software
1 120 (4.99%) Active Directory
2 89 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.71%) VMware ESX
4 17 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 16 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (0.62%) vSphere
7 12 (0.50%) VirtualBox
7 12 (0.50%) Firmware
8 11 (0.46%) XenApp
8 11 (0.46%) XenServer
9 10 (0.42%) KVM
10 8 (0.33%) QEMU
11 5 (0.21%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.12%) vCloud
13 3 (0.12%) NFS
13 3 (0.12%) iptables
13 3 (0.12%) Postfix
13 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.083%) Samba
Systems Management
1 33 (1.37%) Tivoli
2 31 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
3 26 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 17 (0.71%) HP NNM
5 15 (0.62%) Backup Exec
6 9 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (0.33%) SCCM
7 8 (0.33%) SCOM
8 7 (0.29%) Data Guard
9 6 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 4 (0.17%) Opsview
11 4 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
11 4 (0.17%) CiscoWorks
11 4 (0.17%) Nagios
12 3 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 3 (0.12%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.12%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.083%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 400 (16.65%) Oracle
2 392 (16.31%) Microsoft
3 172 (7.16%) SAP
4 129 (5.37%) VMware
5 123 (5.12%) IBM
5 123 (5.12%) Citrix
6 102 (4.24%) HP
7 99 (4.12%) Cisco
8 41 (1.71%) TIBCO
9 34 (1.41%) Cognos
9 34 (1.41%) Juniper
9 34 (1.41%) BMC
10 33 (1.37%) F5
11 28 (1.17%) Red Hat
12 26 (1.08%) SolarWinds
13 25 (1.04%) NetApp
14 24 (1.00%) BEA
14 24 (1.00%) Sybase
14 24 (1.00%) TOWER Software
15 23 (0.96%) CheckPoint
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