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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1271 1247 1515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.18% 16.35% 17.61%
As % of the General category 47.07% 47.61% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 994 1134
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,525 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
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
2700 2619 3112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.61% 34.35% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2122 2077 2405
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,075
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +5 488 £50,000 - 32
Essex -1 294 £50,000 - 15
Cambridgeshire +4 267 £50,000 +11.11% 45
Bedfordshire +3 147 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Suffolk +7 57 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Norfolk +20 31 £45,888 +31.10% 4
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 586 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
2 564 (23.82%) SQL
3 386 (16.30%) .NET
4 354 (14.95%) Java
5 352 (14.86%) SQL Server
5 352 (14.86%) Microsoft
6 341 (14.40%) C#
7 337 (14.23%) Degree
8 315 (13.30%) Oracle
9 304 (12.84%) Project Management
10 284 (11.99%) Banking
11 283 (11.95%) Windows
12 274 (11.57%) SAP
13 260 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
14 240 (10.14%) JavaScript
15 233 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
16 232 (9.80%) HTML
17 229 (9.67%) ITIL
18 214 (9.04%) ASP.NET
19 208 (8.78%) Mentoring
20 202 (8.53%) Unix
21 201 (8.49%) MVC
22 192 (8.11%) CSS
23 191 (8.07%) MS Excel
24 189 (7.98%) QA
25 181 (7.64%) MS Office
25 181 (7.64%) SDLC
26 177 (7.47%) Business Analysis
27 175 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
28 174 (7.35%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 90 (3.80%) IIS
2 63 (2.66%) WebSphere
3 56 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 53 (2.24%) WebLogic
5 51 (2.15%) Apache
6 41 (1.73%) JBoss
7 23 (0.97%) MS Exchange
8 22 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 18 (0.76%) Confluence
10 15 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.55%) SAS
12 11 (0.46%) GlassFish
13 10 (0.42%) NetWeaver
14 9 (0.38%) SharePoint
15 6 (0.25%) Node.js
16 5 (0.21%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.21%) CMS
16 5 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
17 3 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
17 3 (0.13%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 191 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 181 (7.64%) MS Office
3 75 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 47 (1.98%) MS Project
5 44 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.13%) SPSS
8 2 (0.084%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 138 (5.83%) SAP FI
2 118 (4.98%) SAP CO
2 118 (4.98%) SAP FI/CO
3 32 (1.35%) SAP PS
4 31 (1.31%) SAP SD
5 26 (1.10%) SAP MM
6 22 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 20 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
8 17 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
9 15 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
10 13 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
11 12 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
11 12 (0.51%) SAP BPC
12 11 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
13 10 (0.42%) SAP ERP
14 9 (0.38%) SAP FI-AP
14 9 (0.38%) SAP FI-AR
15 8 (0.34%) OpenText VIM for SAP
16 7 (0.30%) Finacle
16 7 (0.30%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.35%) SaaS
2 16 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.34%) Office 365
5 7 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.17%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.13%) GitHub
9 2 (0.084%) Force.com
9 2 (0.084%) PaaS
10 1 (0.042%) IaaS
10 1 (0.042%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 116 (4.90%) Firewall
2 67 (2.83%) Internet
3 53 (2.24%) SAN
4 38 (1.60%) TCP/IP
5 37 (1.56%) LAN
5 37 (1.56%) VPN
5 37 (1.56%) WAN
6 27 (1.14%) VoIP
7 21 (0.89%) DNS
8 20 (0.84%) NAS
9 19 (0.80%) SSL
10 16 (0.68%) Network Security
11 14 (0.59%) IP Telephony
11 14 (0.59%) OSPF
12 13 (0.55%) DHCP
12 13 (0.55%) Unified Communications
13 12 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (0.46%) NetScaler
14 11 (0.46%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 122 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 79 (3.34%) Oracle Database
5 65 (2.74%) Relational Database
6 56 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 54 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 53 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (1.82%) Big Data
10 37 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
10 37 (1.56%) RDBMS
11 34 (1.44%) MySQL
12 28 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
14 25 (1.06%) Data Mining
14 25 (1.06%) NoSQL
14 25 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
15 23 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
16 22 (0.93%) SAP BI
17 17 (0.72%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 98 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 82 (3.46%) JIRA
3 72 (3.04%) Selenium
4 71 (3.00%) Visual Studio
5 65 (2.74%) HP UFT
6 47 (1.98%) Git (software)
7 39 (1.65%) Cucumber
8 31 (1.31%) Subversion
9 25 (1.06%) SoapUI
10 20 (0.84%) NUnit
11 18 (0.76%) Hudson
11 18 (0.76%) JUnit
12 17 (0.72%) Eclipse
13 16 (0.68%) LoadRunner
13 16 (0.68%) WebDriver
14 14 (0.59%) IntelliJ
14 14 (0.59%) JMeter
15 12 (0.51%) ERwin
15 12 (0.51%) Maven
16 10 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 284 (11.99%) Banking
2 153 (6.46%) Telecoms
3 151 (6.38%) Retail
4 96 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 95 (4.01%) Marketing
6 79 (3.34%) Legal
7 69 (2.91%) Financial Institution
8 42 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 28 (1.18%) Games
10 24 (1.01%) General Ledger
11 22 (0.93%) Electronics
12 21 (0.89%) Retail Banking
13 17 (0.72%) Front Office
14 12 (0.51%) Local Government
15 10 (0.42%) Automotive
16 9 (0.38%) Mandarin Language
17 8 (0.34%) Billing
17 8 (0.34%) Law
17 8 (0.34%) Publishing
18 6 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 528 (22.30%) Analyst
2 442 (18.67%) Developer
3 191 (8.07%) Project Manager
4 190 (8.02%) .NET Developer
5 186 (7.85%) Business Analyst
6 178 (7.52%) Architect
7 139 (5.87%) Consultant
8 138 (5.83%) C# Developer
9 112 (4.73%) Financial Analyst
10 103 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 96 (4.05%) Java Developer
12 92 (3.89%) Applications Support
13 90 (3.80%) Support Analyst
14 89 (3.76%) Senior Developer
15 87 (3.67%) SAP Analyst
16 77 (3.25%) Test Analyst
17 74 (3.13%) Service Analyst
18 68 (2.87%) SQL Developer
19 63 (2.66%) Senior Manager
20 59 (2.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (16.30%) .NET
2 232 (9.80%) HTML
3 214 (9.04%) ASP.NET
4 192 (8.11%) CSS
5 139 (5.87%) XML
6 121 (5.11%) Ajax
7 119 (5.03%) jQuery
8 114 (4.81%) Web Services
9 108 (4.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 103 (4.35%) J2EE
11 100 (4.22%) .NET Framework
12 79 (3.34%) AngularJS
13 67 (2.83%) WCF
14 66 (2.79%) Spring
15 63 (2.66%) HTML5
16 61 (2.58%) SOAP
17 59 (2.49%) Entity Framework
18 55 (2.32%) Hibernate
19 52 (2.20%) REST
20 50 (2.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 260 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (6.93%) Computer Science
3 91 (3.84%) Mobile App
4 87 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 79 (3.34%) Mathematics
6 71 (3.00%) Data Centre
7 48 (2.03%) User Experience
8 43 (1.82%) Clustering
9 38 (1.60%) Fintech
9 38 (1.60%) Statistics
10 33 (1.39%) Replication
11 32 (1.35%) Biology
12 28 (1.18%) Data Structures
12 28 (1.18%) PMI
13 27 (1.14%) Life Science
14 25 (1.06%) Visualisation
15 21 (0.89%) Data Integration
15 21 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (0.84%) Driving Licence
16 20 (0.84%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 283 (11.95%) Windows
2 202 (8.53%) Unix
3 174 (7.35%) Linux
4 141 (5.95%) Windows Server
5 53 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (1.22%) Solaris
8 17 (0.72%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.59%) Android
11 13 (0.55%) AIX
11 13 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
12 12 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
13 10 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.34%) Windows 10
15 7 (0.30%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.17%) HPUX
16 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.17%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 586 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (12.84%) Project Management
3 233 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 229 (9.67%) ITIL
5 208 (8.78%) Mentoring
6 201 (8.49%) MVC
7 181 (7.64%) SDLC
8 177 (7.47%) Business Analysis
9 175 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
10 165 (6.97%) Scrum
11 159 (6.71%) Workflow
12 147 (6.21%) Waterfall
13 144 (6.08%) Wealth Management
14 137 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
15 129 (5.45%) PRINCE2
16 117 (4.94%) Line Management
17 115 (4.86%) Change Management
18 112 (4.73%) E-Commerce
19 105 (4.43%) Analytics
20 101 (4.27%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 564 (23.82%) SQL
2 354 (14.95%) Java
3 341 (14.40%) C#
4 240 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 97 (4.10%) T-SQL
6 80 (3.38%) VB.NET
7 67 (2.83%) C++
8 52 (2.20%) Perl
9 51 (2.15%) PL/SQL
10 38 (1.60%) Shell Script
10 38 (1.60%) VB
11 37 (1.56%) C
11 37 (1.56%) Python
12 32 (1.35%) PowerShell
13 24 (1.01%) VBA
14 19 (0.80%) PHP
15 16 (0.68%) VBScript
16 14 (0.59%) ABAP
17 12 (0.51%) Delphi
17 12 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 337 (14.23%) Degree
2 99 (4.18%) ISEB
3 62 (2.62%) ISTQB
4 54 (2.28%) ACCA
5 49 (2.07%) Security Cleared
6 43 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 42 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (1.77%) CISSP
8 37 (1.56%) CCNP
9 36 (1.52%) CISA
10 34 (1.44%) PMI Certification
11 33 (1.39%) CIMA
11 33 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
12 29 (1.22%) CISM
12 29 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 29 (1.22%) SC Cleared
13 25 (1.06%) CCA
14 23 (0.97%) PhD
15 21 (0.89%) MCSA
16 20 (0.84%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (7.98%) QA
2 105 (4.43%) SLA
3 83 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 37 (1.56%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.46%) COBIT
5 11 (0.46%) ISO 8583
6 10 (0.42%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.30%) COSO
7 7 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.25%) Val IT
9 4 (0.17%) SEPA
10 3 (0.13%) ISO27005
10 3 (0.13%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.084%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.084%) ISO20022
11 2 (0.084%) P3O
11 2 (0.084%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.042%) ISO27002
12 1 (0.042%) SAS 70
12 1 (0.042%) SDET
System Software
1 86 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 20 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (0.59%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.51%) vSphere
7 11 (0.46%) XenApp
8 9 (0.38%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.34%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.21%) pfSense
11 3 (0.13%) Firmware
12 2 (0.084%) NFS
12 2 (0.084%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 1 (0.042%) GPFS
13 1 (0.042%) Samba
13 1 (0.042%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 31 (1.31%) SCCM
2 27 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (0.38%) Cisco UCCE
5 9 (0.38%) Data Guard
5 9 (0.38%) NetBackup
5 9 (0.38%) SCOM
5 9 (0.38%) SnapMirror
6 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 8 (0.34%) Puppet
6 8 (0.34%) SCDPM
7 7 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
7 7 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (0.25%) HP NNM
8 6 (0.25%) Nessus
8 6 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (0.25%) Salt
9 5 (0.21%) RANCID
9 5 (0.21%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 352 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 315 (13.30%) Oracle
3 274 (11.57%) SAP
4 114 (4.81%) Cisco
5 107 (4.52%) VMware
6 100 (4.22%) Citrix
7 92 (3.89%) IBM
8 88 (3.72%) HP
9 33 (1.39%) Planview
10 30 (1.27%) Juniper
11 28 (1.18%) CheckPoint
12 22 (0.93%) F5
13 21 (0.89%) Sun
14 19 (0.80%) SolarWinds
15 18 (0.76%) ServiceNow
16 17 (0.72%) Sage
17 15 (0.63%) Cognos
17 15 (0.63%) TIBCO
18 14 (0.59%) NetApp
18 14 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £035000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + benefits + training/progression
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Essex
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus) +
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 30k per year + uncapped commission OTE 45k
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life I
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago