The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1296 1168 1405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.24% 15.12% 16.77%
As % of the General category 45.35% 41.97% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 997 909 1154
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2858 2783 2966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.81% 36.03% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2295 2192 2427
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,564 £27,675 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +2 595 £50,000 +13.63% 43
Cambridgeshire -1 252 £45,000 - 51
Essex -2 248 £47,500 +2.15% 32
Bedfordshire -5 126 £47,500 -9.52% 16
Suffolk -11 44 £39,000 -8.23% 9
Norfolk +28 32 £52,500 +75.00% 6
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 822 (28.91%) SQL
2 585 (20.58%) Oracle
3 520 (18.29%) Java
4 484 (17.02%) Degree
5 475 (16.71%) .NET
6 472 (16.60%) Microsoft
7 458 (16.11%) SQL Server
8 450 (15.83%) Project Management
9 394 (13.86%) Retail
10 364 (12.80%) C#
11 349 (12.28%) Windows
12 345 (12.14%) MS Excel
13 323 (11.36%) Banking
14 309 (10.87%) Linux
15 299 (10.52%) Telecoms
16 282 (9.92%) PRINCE2
17 268 (9.43%) E-Commerce
18 267 (9.39%) UNIX
19 252 (8.86%) JavaScript
20 237 (8.34%) HTML
21 230 (8.09%) ITIL
22 221 (7.77%) OO
23 218 (7.67%) MS Office
24 208 (7.32%) XML
25 192 (6.75%) ASP.NET
26 191 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
26 191 (6.72%) Security Cleared
27 190 (6.68%) Marketing
28 180 (6.33%) C++
29 176 (6.19%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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
1 130 (4.57%) WebSphere
2 113 (3.97%) Tomcat
3 103 (3.62%) IIS
4 96 (3.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 90 (3.17%) WebLogic
6 84 (2.95%) SharePoint
7 78 (2.74%) MQSeries
8 66 (2.32%) Apache
9 58 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
10 56 (1.97%) CMS
11 39 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
12 29 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
13 26 (0.91%) MS Exchange
14 25 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 23 (0.81%) Lync
16 16 (0.56%) Umbraco
17 12 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
18 11 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
19 10 (0.35%) SAS
20 9 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 345 (12.14%) MS Excel
2 218 (7.67%) MS Office
3 92 (3.24%) MS Project
4 58 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 45 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 19 (0.67%) Photoshop
7 15 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.28%) Mingle
10 5 (0.18%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.11%) InDesign
11 3 (0.11%) Windchill
12 2 (0.070%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.070%) ArcInfo
12 2 (0.070%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.035%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.035%) SPSS
13 1 (0.035%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.035%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 46 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
1 46 (1.62%) Magento
2 45 (1.58%) Oracle CRM
3 44 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 43 (1.51%) SunGard APT
5 28 (0.98%) SAP FI
6 27 (0.95%) SAP CO
7 26 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
8 25 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
8 25 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
9 24 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
10 20 (0.70%) Agresso
11 18 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 17 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
12 17 (0.60%) Google Analytics
13 16 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
13 16 (0.56%) Oracle Receivables
14 15 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
15 12 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
15 12 (0.42%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 20 (0.70%) PaaS
2 18 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.46%) IaaS
4 10 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.32%) SaaS
6 8 (0.28%) Office 365
7 1 (0.035%) GitHub
7 1 (0.035%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 109 (3.83%) Firewall
2 102 (3.59%) Internet
3 83 (2.92%) DNS
4 80 (2.81%) HTTP
5 74 (2.60%) TCP/IP
6 55 (1.93%) FTP
7 53 (1.86%) WAN
8 51 (1.79%) LAN
9 49 (1.72%) DHCP
10 46 (1.62%) VPN
11 44 (1.55%) SAN
12 41 (1.44%) Wireless
13 31 (1.09%) MPLS
14 27 (0.95%) VoIP
15 26 (0.91%) OSPF
16 24 (0.84%) LDAP
17 23 (0.81%) SSL
17 23 (0.81%) BGP
18 20 (0.70%) Network Security
19 19 (0.67%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 458 (16.11%) SQL Server
2 130 (4.57%) Relational Database
3 115 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
4 104 (3.66%) DB2
5 77 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 69 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 67 (2.36%) RDBMS
8 61 (2.15%) Oracle Database
9 57 (2.00%) MySQL
10 52 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 47 (1.65%) Data Mining
12 41 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 35 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 33 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
15 32 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
16 31 (1.09%) Informix
17 24 (0.84%) NoSQL
18 23 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
18 23 (0.81%) Oracle Discoverer
18 23 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 77 (2.71%) Visual Studio
2 41 (1.44%) Subversion
3 40 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 39 (1.37%) Selenium
5 37 (1.30%) Eclipse
6 36 (1.27%) NUnit
7 26 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
8 25 (0.88%) Moq
9 24 (0.84%) MSTest
10 21 (0.74%) Maven
11 20 (0.70%) JIRA
11 20 (0.70%) Ant
12 19 (0.67%) Git (software)
12 19 (0.67%) Rhino Mocks
13 18 (0.63%) JUnit
14 13 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 11 (0.39%) PowerBuilder
16 10 (0.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
17 9 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 394 (13.86%) Retail
2 323 (11.36%) Banking
3 299 (10.52%) Telecoms
4 190 (6.68%) Marketing
5 137 (4.82%) Manufacturing
6 88 (3.10%) Back Office
7 83 (2.92%) Financial Institution
8 71 (2.50%) Legal
9 34 (1.20%) German Language
10 32 (1.13%) Games
11 26 (0.91%) Electronics
12 22 (0.77%) Law
13 21 (0.74%) Advertising
14 19 (0.67%) Online Betting
15 15 (0.53%) Aerospace
16 14 (0.49%) Publishing
16 14 (0.49%) Billing
17 13 (0.46%) Retail Banking
18 12 (0.42%) General Ledger
19 11 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 642 (22.58%) Analyst
2 627 (22.05%) Developer
3 279 (9.81%) Project Manager
4 214 (7.53%) Business Analyst
5 203 (7.14%) Architect
6 157 (5.52%) Support Analyst
7 121 (4.26%) Senior Developer
7 121 (4.26%) C# Developer
8 120 (4.22%) Consultant
9 108 (3.80%) .NET Developer
10 105 (3.69%) Administrator
11 99 (3.48%) Java Developer
12 95 (3.34%) Applications Support
13 89 (3.13%) Senior Manager
14 88 (3.10%) C# .NET Developer
15 83 (2.92%) Junior
16 71 (2.50%) Programmer
17 68 (2.39%) Software Developer
18 67 (2.36%) Senior Analyst
19 63 (2.22%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 475 (16.71%) .NET
2 237 (8.34%) HTML
3 208 (7.32%) XML
4 192 (6.75%) ASP.NET
5 154 (5.42%) J2EE
6 153 (5.38%) CSS
7 143 (5.03%) Web Services
8 142 (4.99%) Middleware
9 101 (3.55%) jQuery
10 94 (3.31%) WCF
11 83 (2.92%) .NET Framework
12 71 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 58 (2.04%) JDBC
13 58 (2.04%) XHTML
14 54 (1.90%) JSP
15 49 (1.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 48 (1.69%) HTML5
16 48 (1.69%) LINQ
17 46 (1.62%) WPF
18 43 (1.51%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 161 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 108 (3.80%) Mathematics
3 87 (3.06%) Management Information System
4 85 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 71 (2.50%) Open Source
6 64 (2.25%) PKI
7 47 (1.65%) Hedge funds
8 40 (1.41%) PMI
9 36 (1.27%) Mobile App
10 33 (1.16%) Clustering
11 32 (1.13%) Kindle
12 29 (1.02%) N-Tier
13 24 (0.84%) Digital Media
14 23 (0.81%) Visualisation
15 21 (0.74%) SWIFT
15 21 (0.74%) Client/Server
15 21 (0.74%) Online Games
16 19 (0.67%) FMCG
16 19 (0.67%) Replication
17 17 (0.60%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 349 (12.28%) Windows
2 309 (10.87%) Linux
3 267 (9.39%) UNIX
4 89 (3.13%) Solaris
5 75 (2.64%) AIX
6 73 (2.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (2.25%) Apple iOS
8 37 (1.30%) HPUX
9 35 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (1.06%) Android
11 28 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (0.95%) Windows 7
13 24 (0.84%) CentOS
14 13 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.35%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.21%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.11%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.070%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.070%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (15.83%) Project Management
2 282 (9.92%) PRINCE2
3 268 (9.43%) E-Commerce
4 230 (8.09%) ITIL
5 221 (7.77%) OO
6 191 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 176 (6.19%) MVC
8 175 (6.16%) Risk Management
8 175 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
9 171 (6.01%) Change Management
10 167 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
11 152 (5.35%) CRM
11 152 (5.35%) Service Delivery
12 147 (5.17%) Software Engineering
13 139 (4.89%) Programme Management
14 123 (4.33%) TDD
15 120 (4.22%) ERP
16 118 (4.15%) Business Analysis
17 117 (4.12%) Analytics
18 107 (3.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 822 (28.91%) SQL
2 520 (18.29%) Java
3 364 (12.80%) C#
4 252 (8.86%) JavaScript
5 180 (6.33%) C++
6 113 (3.97%) Perl
7 104 (3.66%) C
8 97 (3.41%) T-SQL
9 94 (3.31%) Shell Script
10 78 (2.74%) PL/SQL
11 73 (2.57%) VB
12 66 (2.32%) Python
13 62 (2.18%) PHP
14 61 (2.15%) VBA
15 55 (1.93%) VB.NET
15 55 (1.93%) Bash Shell
16 40 (1.41%) PowerShell
17 26 (0.91%) VBScript
18 20 (0.70%) VB6
19 17 (0.60%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 484 (17.02%) Degree
2 191 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 114 (4.01%) SC Cleared
4 83 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 69 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 63 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (1.83%) PMI Certification
8 49 (1.72%) ISEB
9 45 (1.58%) ISTQB
10 44 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 40 (1.41%) PhD
12 36 (1.27%) CCNA
12 36 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
13 33 (1.16%) PMP
14 26 (0.91%) CCNP
15 24 (0.84%) MCSE
16 23 (0.81%) CISSP
17 20 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 17 (0.60%) MBA
18 17 (0.60%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (4.22%) QA
2 98 (3.45%) SLA
3 54 (1.90%) ISO 9001
4 31 (1.09%) ISO 8583
5 28 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 21 (0.74%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (0.35%) COBIT
9 7 (0.25%) WCAG
10 3 (0.11%) P3O
11 2 (0.070%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.035%) TickIT
System Software
1 135 (4.75%) Active Directory
2 107 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (1.76%) Hyper-V
4 21 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (0.60%) XenApp
6 12 (0.42%) KVM
7 10 (0.35%) NFS
7 10 (0.35%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.32%) vSphere
9 8 (0.28%) VMware ESX
10 7 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.21%) Xen
12 5 (0.18%) QEMU
13 4 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 4 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.14%) XenServer
14 3 (0.11%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.070%) Oracle RMAN
15 2 (0.070%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 35 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (0.84%) Puppet
3 23 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (0.60%) SCCM
5 15 (0.53%) Tivoli
6 14 (0.49%) SCOM
7 13 (0.46%) MOM
8 12 (0.42%) Red Hat Satellite
8 12 (0.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 10 (0.35%) HP SIM
10 9 (0.32%) HP NNM
11 8 (0.28%) FortiGate
12 7 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.18%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 5 (0.18%) Nagios
13 5 (0.18%) NetBackup
14 4 (0.14%) CiscoWorks
15 3 (0.11%) Opsview
15 3 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
15 3 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 585 (20.58%) Oracle
2 472 (16.60%) Microsoft
3 171 (6.01%) SAP
4 138 (4.85%) VMware
5 101 (3.55%) Cisco
6 100 (3.52%) IBM
7 94 (3.31%) Citrix
8 93 (3.27%) HP
9 61 (2.15%) Red Hat
10 58 (2.04%) Fujitsu
11 52 (1.83%) JD Edwards
12 44 (1.55%) SunGard
13 42 (1.48%) JBoss
14 41 (1.44%) Business Objects
15 38 (1.34%) CheckPoint
16 37 (1.30%) Juniper
17 35 (1.23%) TIBCO
18 32 (1.13%) Sun
19 29 (1.02%) Twitter
20 28 (0.98%) Sybase
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Willis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Red10
Salary: £38000 - £62000 per annum + Good bonus + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £75000 per annum - plus benefits + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 25k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago