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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 11 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1301 1400 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.86% 17.20% 14.54%
As % of the General category 50.35% 47.41% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 1072 889
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £31,000
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
2584 2953 2729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.48% 36.27% 34.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2033 2339 2162
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 3 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 3 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 -4 491 £52,500 +7.14% 50
Essex +3 366 £47,500 -5.00% 19
Cambridgeshire +1 225 £45,000 - 46
Bedfordshire -3 145 £45,000 -5.26% 14
Suffolk +12 70 £40,000 +3.89% 6
Norfolk -15 12 £32,500 -38.09% 1
East Anglia - 1 £80,000 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 730 (28.93%) SQL
2 608 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
3 407 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 395 (15.66%) .NET
5 390 (15.46%) Oracle
6 385 (15.26%) Project Management
7 373 (14.78%) Java
8 351 (13.91%) Degree
9 330 (13.08%) SQL Server
10 309 (12.25%) Windows
11 307 (12.17%) C#
12 299 (11.85%) MS Excel
13 295 (11.69%) PRINCE2
14 283 (11.22%) JavaScript
15 278 (11.02%) Banking
16 250 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
17 249 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
18 240 (9.51%) SDLC
19 236 (9.35%) HTML
20 226 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
21 213 (8.44%) Telecoms
22 210 (8.32%) ITIL
23 209 (8.28%) Linux
24 206 (8.16%) Scrum
25 189 (7.49%) XML
26 184 (7.29%) CSS
27 180 (7.13%) MS Office
28 175 (6.94%) Retail
29 169 (6.70%) QA
30 166 (6.58%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 75 (2.97%) Tomcat
2 71 (2.81%) IIS
3 64 (2.54%) WebLogic
4 49 (1.94%) Apache
5 46 (1.82%) JBoss
6 43 (1.70%) WebSphere
7 36 (1.43%) SharePoint
8 34 (1.35%) CMS
9 32 (1.27%) MS Exchange
10 23 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 22 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
12 21 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
13 20 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
15 13 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
15 13 (0.52%) SAS
16 9 (0.36%) Tuxedo
17 8 (0.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
17 8 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2000
17 8 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 299 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 180 (7.13%) MS Office
3 73 (2.89%) MS Project
4 72 (2.85%) MS Visio
5 60 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.24%) SPSS
6 6 (0.24%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.20%) Mingle
8 3 (0.12%) FrameMaker
9 2 (0.079%) CPLEX
9 2 (0.079%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.079%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.040%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.040%) Simulink
10 1 (0.040%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 54 (2.14%) Oracle Financials
2 47 (1.86%) SAP FI
3 46 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 46 (1.82%) SAP CO
4 45 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
5 38 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
6 35 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
7 23 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 20 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
9 19 (0.75%) AWD
10 18 (0.71%) SAP Business One
10 18 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
10 18 (0.71%) Agresso
11 17 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
12 16 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
13 12 (0.48%) SAP SD
14 11 (0.44%) SAP MM
15 10 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
16 9 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
16 9 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 25 (0.99%) Office 365
2 21 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.63%) SaaS
5 7 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.16%) GitHub
7 2 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.079%) PaaS
7 2 (0.079%) IBM PureFlex
8 1 (0.040%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.040%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (2.89%) Firewall
2 65 (2.58%) SAN
3 63 (2.50%) DNS
4 56 (2.22%) DHCP
5 44 (1.74%) HTTP
5 44 (1.74%) TCP/IP
6 42 (1.66%) WAN
7 40 (1.59%) Internet
8 37 (1.47%) LAN
9 27 (1.07%) LDAP
10 26 (1.03%) SSL
10 26 (1.03%) Wireless
11 24 (0.95%) VPN
12 22 (0.87%) Network Security
13 20 (0.79%) AMQP
14 18 (0.71%) VoIP
15 15 (0.59%) OSPF
15 15 (0.59%) NAS
16 14 (0.55%) BGP
16 14 (0.55%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 138 (5.47%) Oracle Database
3 100 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
4 97 (3.84%) Relational Database
5 84 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 84 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 61 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 52 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
8 46 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 44 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
10 41 (1.63%) MySQL
10 41 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 39 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 35 (1.39%) MongoDB
13 32 (1.27%) MS Access
14 30 (1.19%) DB2
14 30 (1.19%) NoSQL
15 29 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 26 (1.03%) Big Data
17 25 (0.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 71 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 55 (2.18%) Selenium
4 44 (1.74%) NUnit
5 43 (1.70%) Subversion
5 43 (1.70%) JIRA
6 41 (1.63%) Git (software)
7 38 (1.51%) HP UFT
8 31 (1.23%) Maven
9 22 (0.87%) LoadRunner
10 21 (0.83%) Ant
11 19 (0.75%) SoapUI
12 18 (0.71%) Hudson
12 18 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 16 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
14 15 (0.59%) Jenkins
15 14 (0.55%) MSTest
16 13 (0.52%) ERwin
17 10 (0.40%) TestDirector
17 10 (0.40%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 278 (11.02%) Banking
2 213 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 175 (6.94%) Retail
4 93 (3.69%) Marketing
5 69 (2.73%) Manufacturing
6 61 (2.42%) Legal
7 41 (1.63%) Financial Institution
8 37 (1.47%) Electronics
9 26 (1.03%) Games
10 22 (0.87%) Back Office
11 18 (0.71%) Online Betting
12 13 (0.52%) Retail Banking
12 13 (0.52%) Automotive
13 11 (0.44%) Aerospace
14 10 (0.40%) Billing
15 9 (0.36%) Law
16 8 (0.32%) Advertising
17 5 (0.20%) German Language
18 4 (0.16%) French Language
19 3 (0.12%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 646 (25.60%) Analyst
2 496 (19.66%) Developer
3 295 (11.69%) Project Manager
4 252 (9.99%) Business Analyst
5 156 (6.18%) Architect
6 110 (4.36%) Consultant
7 98 (3.88%) Software Developer
7 98 (3.88%) Support Analyst
8 92 (3.65%) .NET Developer
9 90 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
10 86 (3.41%) Applications Support
11 84 (3.33%) Test Analyst
12 82 (3.25%) C# Developer
13 72 (2.85%) Senior Analyst
13 72 (2.85%) Senior Developer
14 70 (2.77%) Development Manager
15 68 (2.70%) Senior Manager
15 68 (2.70%) Programmer
16 64 (2.54%) Java Developer
17 59 (2.34%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (15.66%) .NET
2 236 (9.35%) HTML
3 189 (7.49%) XML
4 184 (7.29%) CSS
5 163 (6.46%) ASP.NET
6 115 (4.56%) Web Services
7 103 (4.08%) J2EE
8 96 (3.80%) Spring
9 83 (3.29%) jQuery
10 82 (3.25%) .NET Framework
11 79 (3.13%) Middleware
12 76 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC
13 75 (2.97%) Hibernate
14 58 (2.30%) HTML5
15 53 (2.10%) XSLT
16 46 (1.82%) AngularJS
17 44 (1.74%) Ajax
18 39 (1.55%) JSP
19 37 (1.47%) KnockoutJS
20 36 (1.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 249 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 148 (5.87%) Computer Science
3 139 (5.51%) Management Information System
4 82 (3.25%) Mathematics
5 53 (2.10%) Algorithms
6 50 (1.98%) AS400
7 44 (1.74%) Statistics
8 41 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
9 38 (1.51%) iSeries
10 34 (1.35%) Clustering
11 33 (1.31%) Mobile App
12 32 (1.27%) Data Centre
13 29 (1.15%) PMI
13 29 (1.15%) FMCG
14 28 (1.11%) Replication
15 23 (0.91%) DTV
16 22 (0.87%) PKI
17 21 (0.83%) Client/Server
18 19 (0.75%) Data Integration
19 18 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 309 (12.25%) Windows
2 209 (8.28%) Linux
3 145 (5.75%) UNIX
4 56 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (1.94%) Solaris
6 46 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (1.19%) AIX
9 29 (1.15%) Android
10 26 (1.03%) CentOS
11 21 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
12 18 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 18 (0.71%) Windows 2000
13 13 (0.52%) HPUX
13 13 (0.52%) Windows 7
14 11 (0.44%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (0.20%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (15.26%) Project Management
3 295 (11.69%) PRINCE2
4 250 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 240 (9.51%) SDLC
6 226 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
7 210 (8.32%) ITIL
8 206 (8.16%) Scrum
9 166 (6.58%) Waterfall
10 163 (6.46%) Business Analysis
11 160 (6.34%) Change Management
12 151 (5.98%) Software Engineering
13 148 (5.87%) MVC
14 132 (5.23%) Risk Management
15 129 (5.11%) OO
16 118 (4.68%) E-Commerce
17 104 (4.12%) UML
18 101 (4.00%) CRM
19 100 (3.96%) Programme Management
19 100 (3.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 730 (28.93%) SQL
2 373 (14.78%) Java
3 307 (12.17%) C#
4 283 (11.22%) JavaScript
5 122 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 94 (3.73%) C
6 94 (3.73%) C++
7 82 (3.25%) T-SQL
8 51 (2.02%) Shell Script
9 44 (1.74%) Python
10 41 (1.63%) VB.NET
11 39 (1.55%) COBOL
12 38 (1.51%) VB
13 35 (1.39%) Perl
14 32 (1.27%) VBA
14 32 (1.27%) PowerShell
15 21 (0.83%) Bash Shell
16 20 (0.79%) PHP
16 20 (0.79%) RPG
17 18 (0.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 351 (13.91%) Degree
2 76 (3.01%) ISEB
3 61 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 58 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 56 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 50 (1.98%) PMI Certification
7 47 (1.86%) CISSP
8 46 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
9 43 (1.70%) PMP
10 42 (1.66%) ISTQB
11 36 (1.43%) CCNP
12 34 (1.35%) MCSE
13 30 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 29 (1.15%) CISM
15 28 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 23 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
17 22 (0.87%) CISA
18 15 (0.59%) HND
18 15 (0.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (6.70%) QA
2 90 (3.57%) SLA
3 57 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (1.63%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.44%) ISO 8583
7 10 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.28%) P3O
9 5 (0.20%) JTAG
10 3 (0.12%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.079%) COBIT
12 1 (0.040%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.040%) FATCA
12 1 (0.040%) WCAG
12 1 (0.040%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.040%) DO-160
System Software
1 121 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 85 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (2.22%) VMware ESX
4 28 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
5 21 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.71%) XenApp
6 18 (0.71%) Firmware
7 17 (0.67%) XenServer
8 11 (0.44%) vSphere
9 9 (0.36%) KVM
10 7 (0.28%) QEMU
10 7 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.12%) Postfix
11 3 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (0.12%) NFS
11 3 (0.12%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.12%) iptables
12 2 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.079%) Xen
12 2 (0.079%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 30 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 24 (0.95%) Tivoli
4 17 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 16 (0.63%) Data Guard
6 13 (0.52%) Backup Exec
7 10 (0.40%) HP NNM
8 9 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (0.28%) SCOM
9 7 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.24%) SCCM
11 5 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 4 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
12 4 (0.16%) Puppet
12 4 (0.16%) Opsview
13 3 (0.12%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.12%) CiscoWorks
14 2 (0.079%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 2 (0.079%) Control-M
14 2 (0.079%) Nagios
Vendors
1 407 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 390 (15.46%) Oracle
3 166 (6.58%) SAP
4 131 (5.19%) VMware
5 109 (4.32%) Citrix
6 94 (3.73%) Cisco
7 90 (3.57%) HP
8 87 (3.45%) IBM
9 57 (2.26%) Cognos
10 33 (1.31%) Sybase
11 31 (1.23%) Juniper
12 29 (1.15%) CheckPoint
13 26 (1.03%) Red Hat
14 24 (0.95%) BMC
14 24 (0.95%) F5
15 23 (0.91%) NetApp
16 22 (0.87%) Sun
16 22 (0.87%) CODA
16 22 (0.87%) TOWER Software
16 22 (0.87%) SolarWinds
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £86,000 per annum including Car + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
EU-Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £22000 per annum + CIMA or ACA Qualification
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
e-Recruiter
Salary: £22000 per annum + CIMA or ACA Qualification
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £25k - £35k dep. on experience + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 3 days ago