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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1342 1213 1853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.70% 16.99% 20.48%
As % of the General category 48.71% 46.49% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 943 1499
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
2755 2609 3427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.33% 36.55% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2151 2107 2778
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,330 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,720 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +1 550 £52,500 +19.31% 66
Cambridgeshire +1 306 £45,000 - 61
Essex +1 306 £52,500 +9.37% 54
Bedfordshire -6 109 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Suffolk -7 52 £39,000 -13.33% 7
Norfolk +10 25 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 732 (25.98%) SQL
2 559 (19.84%) Oracle
3 462 (16.39%) Java
4 444 (15.76%) .NET
5 442 (15.68%) Microsoft
6 436 (15.47%) SQL Server
7 435 (15.44%) Project Management
7 435 (15.44%) Degree
8 418 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
9 393 (13.95%) Retail
10 373 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
11 352 (12.49%) C#
12 333 (11.82%) Windows
13 324 (11.50%) Linux
14 318 (11.28%) Banking
15 314 (11.14%) MS Excel
16 302 (10.72%) Telecoms
17 268 (9.51%) E-Commerce
18 265 (9.40%) PRINCE2
19 261 (9.26%) UNIX
20 249 (8.84%) JavaScript
21 232 (8.23%) HTML
22 216 (7.67%) ITIL
23 212 (7.52%) MS Office
24 201 (7.13%) Change Management
25 198 (7.03%) MVC
26 196 (6.96%) ASP.NET
27 195 (6.92%) XML
28 193 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
29 181 (6.42%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 139 (4.93%) WebSphere
2 137 (4.86%) IIS
3 105 (3.73%) Tomcat
4 92 (3.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 82 (2.91%) SharePoint
6 81 (2.87%) WebLogic
7 68 (2.41%) MQSeries
8 58 (2.06%) SharePoint Server
9 55 (1.95%) Apache
10 45 (1.60%) CMS
11 42 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
12 30 (1.06%) MS Exchange
13 28 (0.99%) Lync
14 24 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
15 17 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 15 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
17 14 (0.50%) Tuxedo
17 14 (0.50%) OpenStack
18 11 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 10 (0.35%) TPMS
Applications
1 314 (11.14%) MS Excel
2 212 (7.52%) MS Office
3 77 (2.73%) MS Project
4 62 (2.20%) MS Visio
5 42 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.57%) Photoshop
7 14 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.25%) Mingle
10 4 (0.14%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.11%) InDesign
12 2 (0.071%) FrameMaker
13 1 (0.035%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 54 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (1.31%) Oracle Financials
4 31 (1.10%) Magento
5 29 (1.03%) Oracle 11i
5 29 (1.03%) SAP FI
5 29 (1.03%) SAP CO
6 28 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
7 26 (0.92%) Oracle CRM
8 25 (0.89%) Agresso
9 24 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
10 22 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
11 19 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 17 (0.60%) SunGard APT
12 17 (0.60%) Google Analytics
13 14 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
13 14 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
14 13 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
14 13 (0.46%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
14 13 (0.46%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (0.78%) PaaS
4 15 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.43%) IaaS
6 11 (0.39%) Office 365
7 8 (0.28%) SaaS
8 2 (0.071%) GitHub
9 1 (0.035%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 112 (3.97%) Firewall
2 98 (3.48%) Internet
3 83 (2.95%) DNS
4 82 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 71 (2.52%) HTTP
6 68 (2.41%) WAN
7 65 (2.31%) Wireless
8 64 (2.27%) FTP
9 59 (2.09%) LAN
10 58 (2.06%) DHCP
11 48 (1.70%) SAN
12 45 (1.60%) VPN
13 41 (1.45%) MPLS
14 39 (1.38%) VoIP
15 28 (0.99%) SSL
15 28 (0.99%) BGP
15 28 (0.99%) NAS
16 27 (0.96%) OSPF
17 24 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
18 23 (0.82%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (15.47%) SQL Server
2 119 (4.22%) Relational Database
3 99 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
4 94 (3.34%) DB2
5 76 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 73 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 62 (2.20%) MySQL
7 62 (2.20%) Oracle Database
8 60 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 51 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
9 51 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 44 (1.56%) Data Mining
11 31 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 30 (1.06%) Oracle Discoverer
12 30 (1.06%) OLAP
12 30 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
13 20 (0.71%) Big Data
14 19 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
14 19 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (0.64%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 86 (3.05%) Visual Studio
2 61 (2.16%) Subversion
3 51 (1.81%) JIRA
4 47 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 42 (1.49%) Git (software)
6 39 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
7 35 (1.24%) Ant
8 33 (1.17%) Selenium
8 33 (1.17%) Maven
8 33 (1.17%) NUnit
9 31 (1.10%) Eclipse
10 30 (1.06%) QuickTest Pro
11 29 (1.03%) Hudson
12 26 (0.92%) MSTest
12 26 (0.92%) JUnit
13 22 (0.78%) Jenkins
14 15 (0.53%) Moq
14 15 (0.53%) Rational Application Developer
15 14 (0.50%) Rhino Mocks
16 13 (0.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 393 (13.95%) Retail
2 318 (11.28%) Banking
3 302 (10.72%) Telecoms
4 163 (5.78%) Manufacturing
5 157 (5.57%) Marketing
6 92 (3.26%) Back Office
7 75 (2.66%) Legal
8 62 (2.20%) Financial Institution
9 37 (1.31%) German Language
10 27 (0.96%) Electronics
10 27 (0.96%) Games
11 22 (0.78%) Law
12 21 (0.75%) General Ledger
13 19 (0.67%) Retail Banking
14 18 (0.64%) Advertising
15 17 (0.60%) Billing
16 15 (0.53%) Aerospace
17 13 (0.46%) Online Betting
18 12 (0.43%) Automotive
19 11 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 589 (20.90%) Analyst
2 565 (20.05%) Developer
3 285 (10.11%) Project Manager
4 268 (9.51%) Architect
5 208 (7.38%) Business Analyst
6 137 (4.86%) Support Analyst
7 125 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 121 (4.29%) Consultant
9 109 (3.87%) C# Developer
10 99 (3.51%) .NET Developer
11 94 (3.34%) Senior Manager
12 92 (3.26%) Junior
13 91 (3.23%) Administrator
14 83 (2.95%) C# .NET Developer
15 77 (2.73%) Software Developer
16 73 (2.59%) Java Developer
17 72 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
18 71 (2.52%) Senior Analyst
19 70 (2.48%) Software Engineer
20 69 (2.45%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (15.76%) .NET
2 232 (8.23%) HTML
3 196 (6.96%) ASP.NET
4 195 (6.92%) XML
5 181 (6.42%) Middleware
6 148 (5.25%) CSS
7 134 (4.76%) J2EE
8 121 (4.29%) Web Services
9 113 (4.01%) jQuery
10 104 (3.69%) WCF
11 78 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 76 (2.70%) .NET Framework
13 56 (1.99%) XHTML
14 53 (1.88%) LINQ
15 49 (1.74%) HTML5
16 48 (1.70%) JDBC
16 48 (1.70%) JSP
17 43 (1.53%) JMS
18 42 (1.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 41 (1.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 373 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 166 (5.89%) Computer Science
3 121 (4.29%) Mathematics
4 89 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 72 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 61 (2.16%) Open Source
7 51 (1.81%) PKI
8 29 (1.03%) N-Tier
8 29 (1.03%) User Experience
9 28 (0.99%) Hedge funds
10 27 (0.96%) Clustering
11 24 (0.85%) Visualisation
12 23 (0.82%) Replication
13 22 (0.78%) PMI
14 21 (0.75%) Mobile App
15 20 (0.71%) Digital Media
16 19 (0.67%) DTV
16 19 (0.67%) Data Integration
17 18 (0.64%) Physics
17 18 (0.64%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 333 (11.82%) Windows
2 324 (11.50%) Linux
3 261 (9.26%) UNIX
4 87 (3.09%) Solaris
5 72 (2.56%) AIX
6 69 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (1.56%) Apple iOS
9 33 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (1.17%) HPUX
10 32 (1.14%) Android
11 30 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (0.92%) Windows 7
13 21 (0.75%) CentOS
14 15 (0.53%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.25%) VMS
15 7 (0.25%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.21%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
18 3 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (15.44%) Project Management
2 418 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
3 268 (9.51%) E-Commerce
4 265 (9.40%) PRINCE2
5 216 (7.67%) ITIL
6 201 (7.13%) Change Management
7 198 (7.03%) MVC
8 193 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 173 (6.14%) Software Engineering
10 172 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
11 164 (5.82%) Programme Management
12 156 (5.54%) OO
13 145 (5.15%) Risk Management
13 145 (5.15%) Mentoring
14 130 (4.61%) Waterfall
15 129 (4.58%) Service Delivery
16 115 (4.08%) CRM
17 113 (4.01%) Scrum
18 109 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
19 108 (3.83%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 732 (25.98%) SQL
2 462 (16.39%) Java
3 352 (12.49%) C#
4 249 (8.84%) JavaScript
5 143 (5.07%) C++
6 117 (4.15%) C
7 98 (3.48%) Shell Script
8 97 (3.44%) Perl
9 84 (2.98%) T-SQL
10 74 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 71 (2.52%) VB
12 57 (2.02%) VB.NET
13 56 (1.99%) Python
13 56 (1.99%) PowerShell
14 54 (1.92%) VBA
15 52 (1.85%) Bash Shell
16 41 (1.45%) PHP
17 28 (0.99%) VBScript
18 20 (0.71%) Delphi
19 15 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 435 (15.44%) Degree
2 172 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 117 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 88 (3.12%) Cisco Certification
5 70 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 66 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 62 (2.20%) ISEB
8 48 (1.70%) CCNA
9 47 (1.67%) ISTQB
10 37 (1.31%) CCNP
11 32 (1.14%) PMI Certification
12 31 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 29 (1.03%) CISSP
14 25 (0.89%) CISM
15 24 (0.85%) PMP
15 24 (0.85%) CISA
16 23 (0.82%) MCSE
17 22 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
18 20 (0.71%) CRISC
19 19 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (4.12%) QA
2 99 (3.51%) SLA
3 51 (1.81%) ISO 9001
4 24 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.85%) ISO 8583
4 24 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.21%) WCAG
7 6 (0.21%) COBIT
8 3 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.11%) GAMP
8 3 (0.11%) GCP
8 3 (0.11%) GMP
8 3 (0.11%) P3O
9 2 (0.071%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.035%) TickIT
10 1 (0.035%) HL7
System Software
1 138 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 109 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (1.60%) Hyper-V
4 27 (0.96%) XenApp
5 17 (0.60%) XenDesktop
6 15 (0.53%) VMware ESX
7 13 (0.46%) KVM
8 12 (0.43%) vSphere
8 12 (0.43%) QEMU
8 12 (0.43%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (0.35%) Xen
10 10 (0.35%) NFS
11 7 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.14%) MetaFrame
15 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.11%) vCloud
15 3 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 30 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (0.89%) Tivoli
3 18 (0.64%) SCOM
4 15 (0.53%) HP NNM
5 13 (0.46%) MOM
5 13 (0.46%) Puppet
6 12 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.35%) HP SIM
7 10 (0.35%) Red Hat Satellite
7 10 (0.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 9 (0.32%) SCCM
9 7 (0.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.21%) ZABBIX
10 6 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (0.18%) Nagios
11 5 (0.18%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.14%) CiscoWorks
13 3 (0.11%) SolarWinds Orion
13 3 (0.11%) Opsview
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 559 (19.84%) Oracle
2 442 (15.68%) Microsoft
3 147 (5.22%) SAP
4 144 (5.11%) VMware
5 131 (4.65%) Cisco
6 113 (4.01%) IBM
7 93 (3.30%) HP
7 93 (3.30%) Citrix
8 62 (2.20%) Red Hat
9 49 (1.74%) Juniper
10 45 (1.60%) JBoss
11 44 (1.56%) Business Objects
11 44 (1.56%) TIBCO
12 38 (1.35%) Fujitsu
13 37 (1.31%) CheckPoint
14 36 (1.28%) F5
15 35 (1.24%) Sun
16 32 (1.14%) JD Edwards
17 27 (0.96%) CA
18 26 (0.92%) SolarWinds
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £4000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Rewards + Non-Pr
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + management bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits and Sponsored training
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £45k + pkg
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 15% bonus/equity + benefits
Posted: Yesterday