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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 11 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1229 1479 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.64% 17.52% 14.60%
As % of the General category 49.20% 49.38% 42.90%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1133 961
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £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
2498 2995 2802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.82% 35.48% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1964 2324 2266
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 £29,210 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -3 438 £50,000 +9.89% 49
Essex +2 362 £50,000 -4.76% 29
Cambridgeshire 0 212 £45,000 +3.44% 46
Bedfordshire -1 146 £47,500 - 12
Suffolk +18 62 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Norfolk -4 18 £35,000 -33.33% 3
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 700 (29.52%) SQL
2 534 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
3 395 (16.66%) Microsoft
4 387 (16.32%) .NET
5 381 (16.07%) Oracle
6 357 (15.06%) Java
7 326 (13.75%) Project Management
8 325 (13.71%) Degree
9 319 (13.45%) SQL Server
10 304 (12.82%) Windows
11 294 (12.40%) C#
12 288 (12.15%) MS Excel
13 271 (11.43%) JavaScript
14 263 (11.09%) PRINCE2
15 261 (11.01%) Banking
16 233 (9.83%) Stakeholder Management
17 223 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
18 221 (9.32%) SDLC
19 209 (8.81%) ITIL
19 209 (8.81%) HTML
19 209 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
20 202 (8.52%) Linux
21 199 (8.39%) Telecoms
22 190 (8.01%) XML
23 185 (7.80%) Scrum
24 177 (7.47%) MS Office
25 171 (7.21%) CSS
26 170 (7.17%) SAP
27 166 (7.00%) Retail
28 157 (6.62%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 76 (3.21%) Tomcat
2 69 (2.91%) WebLogic
3 61 (2.57%) IIS
4 53 (2.24%) WebSphere
5 50 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 48 (2.02%) Apache
6 48 (2.02%) JBoss
7 34 (1.43%) CMS
7 34 (1.43%) MS Exchange
8 28 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
9 24 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
10 22 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 19 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (0.63%) Tuxedo
12 15 (0.63%) MQSeries
12 15 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
13 14 (0.59%) SAS
14 12 (0.51%) AquaLogic
14 12 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 288 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 177 (7.47%) MS Office
3 61 (2.57%) MS Project
4 60 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 58 (2.45%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.30%) SPSS
7 5 (0.21%) Mingle
7 5 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.13%) CPLEX
9 2 (0.084%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.084%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.042%) RoboHelp
10 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.042%) Simulink
10 1 (0.042%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 55 (2.32%) Oracle Financials
2 52 (2.19%) SAP FI
2 52 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
3 51 (2.15%) SAP FI/CO
3 51 (2.15%) SAP CO
4 44 (1.86%) Oracle EBS R12
5 29 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
6 25 (1.05%) Agresso
7 22 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 20 (0.84%) SAP Business One
9 18 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
10 17 (0.72%) Cognos TM1
11 16 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
12 15 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
13 14 (0.59%) AWD
14 12 (0.51%) Temenos T24
14 12 (0.51%) Finacle
15 9 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
15 9 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
16 8 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.05%) Office 365
2 22 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (0.93%) SaaS
3 21 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.17%) GitHub
6 2 (0.084%) PaaS
6 2 (0.084%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.042%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.042%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (3.42%) Firewall
2 63 (2.66%) SAN
3 59 (2.49%) DNS
4 49 (2.07%) DHCP
5 47 (1.98%) HTTP
6 42 (1.77%) TCP/IP
7 40 (1.69%) WAN
8 36 (1.52%) LAN
9 35 (1.48%) SSL
10 33 (1.39%) Internet
11 30 (1.27%) Wireless
12 29 (1.22%) VPN
13 23 (0.97%) LDAP
14 22 (0.93%) AMQP
15 21 (0.89%) VoIP
16 18 (0.76%) Network Security
17 16 (0.67%) BGP
17 16 (0.67%) OSPF
18 15 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
18 15 (0.63%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (13.45%) SQL Server
2 130 (5.48%) Oracle Database
3 106 (4.47%) Relational Database
4 98 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 89 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
6 83 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 73 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
9 43 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
10 42 (1.77%) DB2
11 39 (1.64%) MySQL
12 38 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
13 36 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 31 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
15 30 (1.27%) MongoDB
15 30 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (1.22%) NoSQL
17 28 (1.18%) MS Access
18 25 (1.05%) Big Data
19 24 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 74 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (2.36%) Visual Studio
3 47 (1.98%) Selenium
4 46 (1.94%) NUnit
5 44 (1.86%) Subversion
6 38 (1.60%) Git (software)
7 37 (1.56%) JIRA
8 35 (1.48%) Maven
9 28 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
9 28 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
10 25 (1.05%) SoapUI
11 24 (1.01%) LoadRunner
12 21 (0.89%) Ant
13 15 (0.63%) MSTest
13 15 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
13 15 (0.63%) Hudson
14 14 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 14 (0.59%) Jenkins
15 12 (0.51%) ERwin
16 10 (0.42%) TestDirector
General
1 261 (11.01%) Banking
2 199 (8.39%) Telecoms
3 166 (7.00%) Retail
4 92 (3.88%) Marketing
5 66 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 58 (2.45%) Legal
7 39 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 35 (1.48%) Electronics
9 24 (1.01%) Games
10 22 (0.93%) Back Office
11 17 (0.72%) Online Betting
12 16 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.51%) Law
14 10 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 10 (0.42%) Automotive
15 9 (0.38%) Billing
16 7 (0.30%) Advertising
17 4 (0.17%) Military
18 3 (0.13%) German Language
18 3 (0.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 626 (26.40%) Analyst
2 492 (20.75%) Developer
3 245 (10.33%) Project Manager
4 231 (9.74%) Business Analyst
5 156 (6.58%) Architect
6 118 (4.98%) Consultant
7 99 (4.18%) Software Developer
8 97 (4.09%) Support Analyst
9 90 (3.80%) Senior Developer
10 86 (3.63%) .NET Developer
11 84 (3.54%) C# Developer
12 79 (3.33%) Applications Support
13 72 (3.04%) Test Analyst
14 71 (2.99%) Systems Analyst
15 70 (2.95%) Administrator
16 68 (2.87%) Programmer
17 67 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
18 62 (2.61%) Java Developer
19 56 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
20 51 (2.15%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (16.32%) .NET
2 209 (8.81%) HTML
3 190 (8.01%) XML
4 171 (7.21%) CSS
5 157 (6.62%) ASP.NET
6 113 (4.77%) Web Services
7 102 (4.30%) J2EE
8 94 (3.96%) Spring
9 88 (3.71%) Middleware
10 80 (3.37%) jQuery
11 78 (3.29%) .NET Framework
12 73 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 70 (2.95%) Hibernate
14 57 (2.40%) HTML5
15 56 (2.36%) XSLT
16 48 (2.02%) Ajax
17 43 (1.81%) Struts
18 41 (1.73%) XSL
19 38 (1.60%) SOAP
19 38 (1.60%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 223 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 147 (6.20%) Management Information System
3 144 (6.07%) Computer Science
4 81 (3.42%) Mathematics
5 58 (2.45%) AS400
6 49 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 49 (2.07%) Algorithms
7 45 (1.90%) iSeries
8 39 (1.64%) Statistics
9 33 (1.39%) FMCG
10 31 (1.31%) Data Centre
11 29 (1.22%) Mobile App
11 29 (1.22%) PKI
11 29 (1.22%) Clustering
12 27 (1.14%) PMI
13 24 (1.01%) Client/Server
14 22 (0.93%) DTV
15 21 (0.89%) N-Tier
16 19 (0.80%) Replication
17 18 (0.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 304 (12.82%) Windows
2 202 (8.52%) Linux
3 139 (5.86%) UNIX
4 51 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (1.94%) Solaris
6 44 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (1.18%) AIX
9 25 (1.05%) Android
9 25 (1.05%) CentOS
10 18 (0.76%) Windows 7
11 15 (0.63%) Windows 2000
12 14 (0.59%) Mac OS X
12 14 (0.59%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.42%) HPUX
15 9 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 534 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (13.75%) Project Management
3 263 (11.09%) PRINCE2
4 233 (9.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 221 (9.32%) SDLC
6 209 (8.81%) ITIL
6 209 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
7 185 (7.80%) Scrum
8 154 (6.50%) Change Management
9 151 (6.37%) Waterfall
10 141 (5.95%) Software Engineering
10 141 (5.95%) MVC
11 139 (5.86%) Business Analysis
12 120 (5.06%) Risk Management
12 120 (5.06%) OO
13 109 (4.60%) E-Commerce
14 104 (4.39%) CRM
15 102 (4.30%) Programme Management
16 98 (4.13%) UML
17 95 (4.01%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 700 (29.52%) SQL
2 357 (15.06%) Java
3 294 (12.40%) C#
4 271 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 113 (4.77%) PL/SQL
5 113 (4.77%) C++
6 94 (3.96%) C
7 74 (3.12%) T-SQL
8 48 (2.02%) COBOL
8 48 (2.02%) Shell Script
9 41 (1.73%) Python
10 38 (1.60%) VB.NET
11 37 (1.56%) VB
12 30 (1.27%) VBA
13 29 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 29 (1.22%) Perl
14 26 (1.10%) RPG
15 20 (0.84%) Delphi
16 18 (0.76%) VB6
16 18 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 325 (13.71%) Degree
2 61 (2.57%) ISEB
3 59 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 56 (2.36%) Security Cleared
5 50 (2.11%) SC Cleared
6 45 (1.90%) CISSP
6 45 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 45 (1.90%) PMI Certification
7 43 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (1.77%) ISTQB
9 39 (1.64%) PMP
10 37 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 36 (1.52%) MCSE
12 32 (1.35%) CCNP
13 29 (1.22%) CISM
14 25 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
15 24 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 23 (0.97%) CISA
17 18 (0.76%) MCSA
18 16 (0.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (6.24%) QA
2 107 (4.51%) SLA
3 64 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (1.90%) PCI DSS
5 24 (1.01%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.46%) ISO 8583
7 8 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.21%) JTAG
8 5 (0.21%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.21%) P3O
9 2 (0.084%) COBIT
9 2 (0.084%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.042%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.042%) DO-160
10 1 (0.042%) WCAG
System Software
1 119 (5.02%) Active Directory
2 81 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (2.19%) VMware ESX
4 22 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
5 19 (0.80%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.76%) Firmware
7 15 (0.63%) XenApp
8 14 (0.59%) XenServer
9 12 (0.51%) vSphere
10 9 (0.38%) KVM
11 7 (0.30%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.30%) QEMU
12 6 (0.25%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.13%) Postfix
13 3 (0.13%) iptables
13 3 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (0.084%) Xen
14 2 (0.084%) NFS
14 2 (0.084%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.042%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 28 (1.18%) Tivoli
1 28 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (0.55%) Backup Exec
4 12 (0.51%) HP NNM
5 11 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (0.42%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.30%) SCOM
8 6 (0.25%) SCCM
9 5 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 4 (0.17%) Opsview
10 4 (0.17%) Puppet
10 4 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
11 3 (0.13%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.13%) CiscoWorks
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.084%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.084%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.084%) Control-M
Vendors
1 395 (16.66%) Microsoft
2 381 (16.07%) Oracle
3 170 (7.17%) SAP
4 125 (5.27%) VMware
5 117 (4.93%) Citrix
6 93 (3.92%) Cisco
7 91 (3.84%) IBM
7 91 (3.84%) HP
8 41 (1.73%) Cognos
9 31 (1.31%) BMC
9 31 (1.31%) Sybase
10 29 (1.22%) Red Hat
10 29 (1.22%) CheckPoint
11 28 (1.18%) Juniper
12 26 (1.10%) TOWER Software
12 26 (1.10%) SolarWinds
13 25 (1.05%) F5
13 25 (1.05%) TIBCO
14 24 (1.01%) NetApp
15 20 (0.84%) BEA
Colchester, Essex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare, bonus and
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + .
Posted: 6 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £58,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
@ITS
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Good Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday