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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1546 1492 1546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.84% 17.40% 16.55%
As % of the General category 48.96% 49.52% 46.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1212 1292
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3158 3013 3355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.45% 35.14% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2420 2443 2666
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,450 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 608 £43,500 -13.00% 72
Essex 0 381 £50,000 +17.64% 32
Cambridgeshire +7 333 £42,500 -5.55% 41
Bedfordshire -6 149 £45,000 -15.88% 23
Suffolk -13 60 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Norfolk -10 15 £47,500 +10.46% 5
East Anglia +5 4 £36,750 -26.50% 2
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 783 (30.13%) SQL
2 561 (21.59%) Oracle
3 526 (20.24%) Degree
4 468 (18.01%) Microsoft
5 446 (17.16%) Java
6 427 (16.43%) Project Management
7 423 (16.28%) Retail
8 396 (15.24%) SQL Server
9 387 (14.89%) .NET
10 324 (12.47%) MS Excel
11 304 (11.70%) Linux
12 300 (11.54%) Windows
13 286 (11.00%) C#
14 277 (10.66%) Banking
15 269 (10.35%) Telecoms
16 263 (10.12%) UNIX
17 259 (9.97%) E-Commerce
18 246 (9.47%) PRINCE2
19 228 (8.77%) OO
20 212 (8.16%) HTML
21 211 (8.12%) ITIL
22 208 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
23 200 (7.70%) JavaScript
24 194 (7.46%) SAP
25 186 (7.16%) MS Office
26 185 (7.12%) Marketing
27 177 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
28 174 (6.69%) Computer Science
29 166 (6.39%) Software Engineering
30 157 (6.04%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 118 (4.54%) Tomcat
2 105 (4.04%) WebSphere
3 83 (3.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 73 (2.81%) WebLogic
5 68 (2.62%) IIS
6 56 (2.15%) SharePoint
7 55 (2.12%) MQSeries
8 54 (2.08%) Apache
9 43 (1.65%) CMS
10 38 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
11 36 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
12 33 (1.27%) MS Exchange
13 22 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
14 18 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 12 (0.46%) Umbraco
16 10 (0.38%) SAS
16 10 (0.38%) Drupal
17 9 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (0.35%) Node.js
17 9 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 324 (12.47%) MS Excel
2 186 (7.16%) MS Office
3 79 (3.04%) MS Project
4 48 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 28 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 14 (0.54%) Windchill
8 10 (0.38%) RoboHelp
9 9 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
11 3 (0.12%) Mingle
11 3 (0.12%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.12%) PaintShop Pro
12 2 (0.077%) ArcInfo
12 2 (0.077%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.038%) PowerPivot
13 1 (0.038%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.038%) SPSS
13 1 (0.038%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.038%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 80 (3.08%) Oracle EBS
2 79 (3.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 50 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
4 42 (1.62%) Magento
4 42 (1.62%) Oracle CRM
5 37 (1.42%) SunGard APT
6 29 (1.12%) SAP MM
7 28 (1.08%) Oracle 11i
7 28 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
8 26 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 26 (1.00%) SAP FI
9 25 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
9 25 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
9 25 (0.96%) SAP CO
10 22 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
11 21 (0.81%) SAP SD
11 21 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
12 15 (0.58%) Google Analytics
13 14 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
14 13 (0.50%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.65%) SaaS
2 10 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.23%) PaaS
4 5 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.15%) IaaS
6 1 (0.038%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.038%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.038%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 102 (3.92%) Internet
2 76 (2.92%) HTTP
3 75 (2.89%) DNS
4 72 (2.77%) Firewall
5 52 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 48 (1.85%) SAN
7 44 (1.69%) DHCP
7 44 (1.69%) FTP
8 42 (1.62%) LAN
9 41 (1.58%) WAN
10 38 (1.46%) Wireless
11 34 (1.31%) LDAP
12 28 (1.08%) VPN
13 24 (0.92%) ATM
14 23 (0.88%) Intranet
15 20 (0.77%) OSPF
16 18 (0.69%) BGP
16 18 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (0.69%) NAS
17 17 (0.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 130 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 122 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
4 95 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 87 (3.35%) DB2
6 83 (3.19%) Oracle Database
7 74 (2.85%) RDBMS
8 64 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 61 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 60 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 57 (2.19%) MySQL
12 49 (1.89%) Informix
13 48 (1.85%) Data Mining
14 45 (1.73%) Essbase
15 44 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
16 42 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
17 39 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
18 37 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
19 36 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
19 36 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 47 (1.81%) Subversion
2 43 (1.65%) Visual Studio
3 42 (1.62%) Eclipse
4 34 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (1.27%) NUnit
6 31 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
7 30 (1.15%) Selenium
8 26 (1.00%) Maven
8 26 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 22 (0.85%) Moq
10 21 (0.81%) Git (software)
10 21 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
11 19 (0.73%) MSTest
12 13 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 12 (0.46%) JUnit
13 12 (0.46%) Rational Application Developer
14 8 (0.31%) JIRA
14 8 (0.31%) Xcode
14 8 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
14 8 (0.31%) Ant
General
1 423 (16.28%) Retail
2 277 (10.66%) Banking
3 269 (10.35%) Telecoms
4 185 (7.12%) Marketing
5 114 (4.39%) Manufacturing
6 60 (2.31%) Financial Institution
7 45 (1.73%) Back Office
8 36 (1.39%) Legal
9 31 (1.19%) Games
10 26 (1.00%) Law
11 25 (0.96%) Advertising
12 24 (0.92%) Retail Banking
13 22 (0.85%) Publishing
14 18 (0.69%) Billing
14 18 (0.69%) Electronics
15 15 (0.58%) Online Betting
16 12 (0.46%) Investment Banking
17 11 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.19%) Military
18 5 (0.19%) French Language
Job Titles
1 643 (24.74%) Analyst
2 530 (20.39%) Developer
3 238 (9.16%) Project Manager
4 208 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 174 (6.69%) Consultant
6 153 (5.89%) Architect
7 146 (5.62%) Support Analyst
8 106 (4.08%) Java Developer
9 91 (3.50%) Administrator
10 88 (3.39%) .NET Developer
11 86 (3.31%) Programmer
12 85 (3.27%) Applications Support
13 82 (3.16%) Senior Developer
14 69 (2.65%) Software Engineer
15 67 (2.58%) C# Developer
16 65 (2.50%) Software Developer
17 63 (2.42%) Junior
18 62 (2.39%) Senior Manager
19 61 (2.35%) DBA
19 61 (2.35%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (14.89%) .NET
2 212 (8.16%) HTML
3 157 (6.04%) XML
4 147 (5.66%) CSS
5 146 (5.62%) Web Services
6 137 (5.27%) ASP.NET
7 133 (5.12%) J2EE
8 111 (4.27%) Middleware
9 73 (2.81%) jQuery
10 61 (2.35%) .NET Framework
11 59 (2.27%) JSP
12 54 (2.08%) WCF
13 53 (2.04%) XHTML
14 52 (2.00%) WPF
14 52 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 51 (1.96%) JDBC
16 44 (1.69%) Spring
17 43 (1.65%) WinForms
18 42 (1.62%) Hibernate
19 40 (1.54%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 174 (6.69%) Computer Science
2 120 (4.62%) Mathematics
3 100 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 64 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (1.73%) Open Source
6 43 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 40 (1.54%) PMI
8 36 (1.39%) PKI
8 36 (1.39%) Clustering
9 35 (1.35%) Hedge funds
10 25 (0.96%) N-Tier
11 23 (0.88%) Kindle
12 21 (0.81%) Oracle Exalytics
13 19 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
14 18 (0.69%) Social Network
14 18 (0.69%) SWIFT
14 18 (0.69%) Online Games
15 17 (0.65%) EPoS
15 17 (0.65%) Client/Server
15 17 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 304 (11.70%) Linux
2 300 (11.54%) Windows
3 263 (10.12%) UNIX
4 93 (3.58%) Solaris
5 74 (2.85%) AIX
6 56 (2.15%) Apple iOS
7 54 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (1.39%) HPUX
9 29 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (0.81%) Windows 7
12 19 (0.73%) Android
13 18 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
14 15 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (0.54%) Mac OS X
15 14 (0.54%) CentOS
16 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.12%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.12%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.12%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (16.43%) Project Management
2 259 (9.97%) E-Commerce
3 246 (9.47%) PRINCE2
4 228 (8.77%) OO
5 211 (8.12%) ITIL
6 208 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 177 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
8 166 (6.39%) Software Engineering
9 154 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 152 (5.85%) Risk Management
11 149 (5.73%) Service Delivery
11 149 (5.73%) CRM
12 134 (5.16%) Business Analysis
13 130 (5.00%) Analytics
14 119 (4.58%) MVC
15 116 (4.46%) TDD
16 109 (4.19%) Change Management
17 108 (4.16%) Problem Management
18 104 (4.00%) Scrum
19 99 (3.81%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 783 (30.13%) SQL
2 446 (17.16%) Java
3 286 (11.00%) C#
4 200 (7.70%) JavaScript
5 124 (4.77%) C++
6 120 (4.62%) Perl
7 107 (4.12%) PL/SQL
8 105 (4.04%) Shell Script
9 104 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 85 (3.27%) VB
11 82 (3.16%) C
12 70 (2.69%) PHP
13 68 (2.62%) VBA
14 58 (2.23%) Python
15 51 (1.96%) Bash Shell
16 45 (1.73%) VB.NET
17 36 (1.39%) VB6
18 27 (1.04%) PowerShell
19 25 (0.96%) VBScript
20 24 (0.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 526 (20.24%) Degree
2 156 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 76 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 67 (2.58%) ISEB
5 64 (2.46%) ISTQB
6 63 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 57 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 50 (1.92%) PMI Certification
9 45 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 34 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
11 33 (1.27%) PhD
12 30 (1.15%) PMP
13 26 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (0.96%) CCNP
15 18 (0.69%) MBA
15 18 (0.69%) MCSE
16 15 (0.58%) CCNA
17 14 (0.54%) CCA
18 11 (0.42%) MCP
18 11 (0.42%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (5.43%) QA
2 108 (4.16%) SLA
3 46 (1.77%) ISO 9001
4 27 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.85%) ISO 8583
6 16 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.58%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.31%) COBIT
9 5 (0.19%) WCAG
10 3 (0.12%) P3O
10 3 (0.12%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.038%) GAAP
System Software
1 105 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 94 (3.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
5 17 (0.65%) XenApp
5 17 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (0.46%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.31%) Xen
8 6 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.23%) KVM
8 6 (0.23%) vSphere
9 5 (0.19%) XenServer
10 4 (0.15%) NFS
11 2 (0.077%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.077%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.077%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.077%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 40 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (0.73%) SCCM
3 18 (0.69%) Puppet
4 17 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 16 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.50%) Tivoli
7 12 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
7 12 (0.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 12 (0.46%) SCOM
8 11 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
8 11 (0.42%) FortiGate
9 6 (0.23%) HP SIM
9 6 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.19%) Nagios
10 5 (0.19%) MOM
11 4 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.12%) CA Spectrum
12 3 (0.12%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.12%) Control-M
12 3 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 561 (21.59%) Oracle
2 468 (18.01%) Microsoft
3 194 (7.46%) SAP
4 118 (4.54%) VMware
5 102 (3.92%) Citrix
5 102 (3.92%) Fujitsu
6 90 (3.46%) IBM
7 79 (3.04%) HP
8 74 (2.85%) Business Objects
9 72 (2.77%) Cisco
10 68 (2.62%) JD Edwards
11 66 (2.54%) Hyperion
12 48 (1.85%) Sybase
13 44 (1.69%) Sun
14 42 (1.62%) Cognos
14 42 (1.62%) SunGard
14 42 (1.62%) Red Hat
15 38 (1.46%) JBoss
16 30 (1.15%) Sage
17 26 (1.00%) Juniper
Watford, Hertfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus car and bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Witham, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + full corporate benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +bonus and benefits (including 5k ca
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare,Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: Yesterday