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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1137 1263 1684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.56% 17.94% 20.35%
As % of the General category 44.78% 48.28% 53.87%
Number of salaries quoted 886 868 1334
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
2539 2616 3126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.75% 37.15% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1956 1959 2523
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -3 434 £47,500 +11.76% 46
Essex +1 329 £50,000 +11.11% 27
Cambridgeshire -5 192 £45,000 - 45
Bedfordshire 0 140 £50,000 +22.07% 26
Suffolk -18 26 £46,250 +4.51% 12
Norfolk +15 23 £40,000 -10.11% 5
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 683 (26.09%) SQL
2 469 (17.91%) Oracle
3 451 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
4 433 (16.54%) Java
5 403 (15.39%) .NET
6 389 (14.86%) Banking
7 388 (14.82%) Project Management
8 387 (14.78%) Microsoft
9 385 (14.71%) Degree
10 346 (13.22%) SQL Server
11 294 (11.23%) C#
12 279 (10.66%) MS Excel
13 273 (10.43%) Windows
13 273 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
14 254 (9.70%) JavaScript
15 250 (9.55%) Linux
16 247 (9.43%) Retail
17 242 (9.24%) PRINCE2
18 237 (9.05%) XML
19 224 (8.56%) ITIL
20 223 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
21 218 (8.33%) Telecoms
22 206 (7.87%) Software Engineering
23 196 (7.49%) Computer Science
24 195 (7.45%) UNIX
25 192 (7.33%) MVC
26 190 (7.26%) MS Office
26 190 (7.26%) HTML
27 183 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
28 177 (6.76%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 114 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 87 (3.32%) WebLogic
2 87 (3.32%) SharePoint
3 74 (2.83%) IIS
4 69 (2.64%) JBoss
5 62 (2.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 60 (2.29%) Tomcat
7 39 (1.49%) Apache
7 39 (1.49%) MQSeries
8 31 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 27 (1.03%) Tuxedo
9 27 (1.03%) CMS
10 25 (0.95%) MS Exchange
11 24 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
12 23 (0.88%) AquaLogic
13 19 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
14 18 (0.69%) SAS
15 17 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
16 16 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (0.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 279 (10.66%) MS Excel
2 190 (7.26%) MS Office
3 75 (2.86%) MS Project
4 59 (2.25%) MS Visio
5 58 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.27%) SPSS
7 5 (0.19%) CPLEX
8 3 (0.11%) Mingle
9 2 (0.076%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.076%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.076%) Simulink
10 1 (0.038%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.038%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 73 (2.79%) SAP FI
1 73 (2.79%) SAP FI/CO
1 73 (2.79%) SAP CO
2 68 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
3 52 (1.99%) Oracle Financials
4 45 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
5 44 (1.68%) Agresso
6 26 (0.99%) Finacle
6 26 (0.99%) Temenos T24
7 25 (0.95%) Cognos TM1
8 22 (0.84%) Oracle iProcurement
9 21 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
10 18 (0.69%) SAP Business One
11 17 (0.65%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
12 15 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
12 15 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
13 13 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
13 13 (0.50%) SAP CRM
14 12 (0.46%) AWD
15 11 (0.42%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 24 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (0.80%) SaaS
3 14 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.38%) Office 365
5 3 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.038%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.038%) GitHub
6 1 (0.038%) IaaS
6 1 (0.038%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.038%) PaaS
6 1 (0.038%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.038%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.09%) SAN
1 81 (3.09%) Firewall
2 62 (2.37%) Internet
3 56 (2.14%) SSL
4 49 (1.87%) Wireless
5 45 (1.72%) DNS
6 43 (1.64%) TCP/IP
7 42 (1.60%) HTTP
8 40 (1.53%) VPN
9 31 (1.18%) BGP
10 30 (1.15%) OSPF
11 29 (1.11%) DHCP
11 29 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (0.95%) MPLS
13 24 (0.92%) IPv4
13 24 (0.92%) EIGRP
13 24 (0.92%) VoIP
13 24 (0.92%) NAS
14 23 (0.88%) HSRP
14 23 (0.88%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (13.22%) SQL Server
2 129 (4.93%) Relational Database
3 105 (4.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 103 (3.93%) Oracle Database
5 96 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 75 (2.86%) DB2
7 71 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 69 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
9 67 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
10 58 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 50 (1.91%) RDBMS
12 49 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
13 42 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
14 37 (1.41%) MySQL
15 36 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
16 29 (1.11%) OLAP
17 25 (0.95%) Big Data
18 22 (0.84%) Oracle Discoverer
19 20 (0.76%) Data Mining
19 20 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 83 (3.17%) Subversion
2 72 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
3 65 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 62 (2.37%) Maven
5 55 (2.10%) Visual Studio
6 54 (2.06%) JIRA
7 44 (1.68%) Git (software)
8 40 (1.53%) NUnit
9 35 (1.34%) Ant
9 35 (1.34%) Hudson
10 34 (1.30%) Selenium
11 30 (1.15%) Jenkins
12 22 (0.84%) SoapUI
13 21 (0.80%) MSTest
13 21 (0.80%) LoadRunner
14 19 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
15 17 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
16 16 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
17 15 (0.57%) JUnit
18 14 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 389 (14.86%) Banking
2 247 (9.43%) Retail
3 218 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 91 (3.48%) Marketing
5 75 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 63 (2.41%) Legal
7 46 (1.76%) Financial Institution
8 37 (1.41%) Retail Banking
9 30 (1.15%) Back Office
10 23 (0.88%) Law
10 23 (0.88%) Games
11 20 (0.76%) Billing
11 20 (0.76%) Electronics
12 15 (0.57%) Advertising
13 10 (0.38%) Automotive
14 9 (0.34%) Military
15 8 (0.31%) Online Betting
15 8 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.31%) Front Office
15 8 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 643 (24.56%) Analyst
2 500 (19.10%) Developer
3 270 (10.31%) Project Manager
4 232 (8.86%) Business Analyst
5 221 (8.44%) Architect
6 131 (5.00%) Consultant
7 121 (4.62%) Support Analyst
8 120 (4.58%) Senior Developer
9 98 (3.74%) Software Engineer
10 94 (3.59%) Applications Support
11 85 (3.25%) C# Developer
12 81 (3.09%) Java Developer
12 81 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
13 79 (3.02%) Software Developer
14 75 (2.86%) Senior Manager
15 71 (2.71%) Administrator
16 70 (2.67%) .NET Developer
17 68 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
18 50 (1.91%) Junior
18 50 (1.91%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (15.39%) .NET
2 237 (9.05%) XML
3 190 (7.26%) HTML
4 170 (6.49%) CSS
4 170 (6.49%) Middleware
5 150 (5.73%) ASP.NET
6 142 (5.42%) Web Services
7 123 (4.70%) J2EE
8 110 (4.20%) Spring
9 92 (3.51%) jQuery
10 80 (3.06%) Hibernate
11 76 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (2.41%) .NET Framework
13 60 (2.29%) XSLT
14 59 (2.25%) Oracle Fusion
15 56 (2.14%) RESTful
16 55 (2.10%) Struts
16 55 (2.10%) JMS
17 54 (2.06%) WCF
18 50 (1.91%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 273 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 196 (7.49%) Computer Science
3 109 (4.16%) Management Information System
4 88 (3.36%) Mathematics
5 71 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
6 51 (1.95%) Open Source
7 46 (1.76%) AS400
8 39 (1.49%) iSeries
9 36 (1.38%) PKI
10 34 (1.30%) N-Tier
10 34 (1.30%) Algorithms
10 34 (1.30%) User Experience
11 32 (1.22%) Clustering
12 29 (1.11%) Statistics
13 28 (1.07%) PMI
14 26 (0.99%) FMCG
15 25 (0.95%) Data Structures
16 23 (0.88%) Blackberry
16 23 (0.88%) Replication
17 21 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 273 (10.43%) Windows
2 250 (9.55%) Linux
3 195 (7.45%) UNIX
4 56 (2.14%) Solaris
5 39 (1.49%) AIX
6 38 (1.45%) Android
7 29 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 24 (0.92%) HPUX
9 21 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 20 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (0.69%) Mac OS X
12 14 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.42%) CentOS
15 9 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (0.31%) Windows Phone
17 6 (0.23%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.19%) Windows XP
19 4 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (17.23%) Agile Software Development
2 388 (14.82%) Project Management
3 242 (9.24%) PRINCE2
4 224 (8.56%) ITIL
5 223 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 206 (7.87%) Software Engineering
7 192 (7.33%) MVC
8 183 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
9 177 (6.76%) E-Commerce
10 163 (6.23%) Waterfall
11 161 (6.15%) Change Management
12 135 (5.16%) Mentoring
13 128 (4.89%) Business Analysis
14 123 (4.70%) Programme Management
15 120 (4.58%) Scrum
15 120 (4.58%) UML
16 117 (4.47%) OO
16 117 (4.47%) SOA
17 114 (4.35%) TDD
18 109 (4.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 683 (26.09%) SQL
2 433 (16.54%) Java
3 294 (11.23%) C#
4 254 (9.70%) JavaScript
5 145 (5.54%) C++
6 110 (4.20%) C
7 109 (4.16%) PL/SQL
8 68 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 65 (2.48%) T-SQL
10 49 (1.87%) Python
11 48 (1.83%) COBOL
12 42 (1.60%) Delphi
13 39 (1.49%) VB
14 38 (1.45%) PowerShell
15 33 (1.26%) VBA
15 33 (1.26%) Perl
16 25 (0.95%) VB6
17 23 (0.88%) RPG
18 21 (0.80%) VB.NET
19 16 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 385 (14.71%) Degree
2 71 (2.71%) ISEB
3 66 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
4 62 (2.37%) ISTQB
4 62 (2.37%) Security Cleared
5 59 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 56 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 48 (1.83%) PMP
7 48 (1.83%) PMI Certification
8 46 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 45 (1.72%) CCNP
10 43 (1.64%) SC Cleared
11 30 (1.15%) VCP4
12 28 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 26 (0.99%) CISSP
14 25 (0.95%) CISA
15 23 (0.88%) MCSA
16 22 (0.84%) PhD
17 19 (0.73%) CCNA
18 18 (0.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (4.97%) SLA
2 122 (4.66%) QA
3 49 (1.87%) ISO 9001
4 47 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 43 (1.64%) PCI DSS
6 29 (1.11%) ISO 8583
7 10 (0.38%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.31%) Solvency II
9 7 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.15%) P3O
10 4 (0.15%) JTAG
11 2 (0.076%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.076%) HL7
11 2 (0.076%) BS25999
11 2 (0.076%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.076%) GAMP
11 2 (0.076%) GCP
11 2 (0.076%) GMP
System Software
1 114 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 82 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (1.11%) VMware ESX
4 24 (0.92%) vSphere
5 13 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (0.46%) XenApp
6 12 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (0.46%) VirtualBox
7 11 (0.42%) QEMU
7 11 (0.42%) KVM
8 10 (0.38%) Hyper-V
9 8 (0.31%) Firmware
10 7 (0.27%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.15%) XenServer
11 4 (0.15%) Xen
12 3 (0.11%) vCloud
12 3 (0.11%) NFS
13 2 (0.076%) Samba
13 2 (0.076%) SRDF
13 2 (0.076%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 35 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 28 (1.07%) Tivoli
3 19 (0.73%) HP NNM
4 18 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 13 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
6 11 (0.42%) Backup Exec
7 8 (0.31%) SCCM
7 8 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
8 7 (0.27%) SCOM
9 6 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
10 4 (0.15%) Nagios
10 4 (0.15%) Data Guard
10 4 (0.15%) Puppet
10 4 (0.15%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.11%) Opsview
11 3 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 3 (0.11%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.076%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 469 (17.91%) Oracle
2 387 (14.78%) Microsoft
3 165 (6.30%) SAP
4 146 (5.58%) IBM
5 137 (5.23%) Cisco
6 117 (4.47%) VMware
7 106 (4.05%) HP
8 102 (3.90%) Citrix
9 59 (2.25%) TIBCO
10 49 (1.87%) Juniper
11 48 (1.83%) Cognos
11 48 (1.83%) F5
12 39 (1.49%) Business Objects
13 35 (1.34%) SolarWinds
14 32 (1.22%) Sun
15 30 (1.15%) webMethods
16 29 (1.11%) BMC
17 26 (0.99%) BEA
17 26 (0.99%) Micro Focus
18 25 (0.95%) Red Hat
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £53000 - £58000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Salary: £110000 - £120000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - 40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Salary: £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Health care
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + Pension + 23 days
Posted: 2 days ago