The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
UK / England
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 17169 22101 22159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.83% 23.13% 22.58%
As % of the General category 53.07% 52.94% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13850 18583 18291
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32351 41748 42930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.13% 43.68% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 26267 34413 34555
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in England

Finance
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the England region.

Finance Salary Trend in England

Finance
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in England

Finance
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 9770 £60,000 - 1583
South East -5 2218 £50,000 - 322
South West 0 1031 £47,500 +11.76% 177
Yorkshire -1 943 £43,000 +1.17% 139
North West -7 940 £45,000 +5.88% 181
East of England -2 918 £47,500 -5.00% 141
West Midlands -3 801 £45,000 - 93
East Midlands +6 392 £46,750 +10.00% 55
North East -25 34 £34,500 -8.00% 18
Midlands -5 2 £49,250 -10.45% 1
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10200 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8617 (23.98%) SQL
3 7911 (22.01%) Banking
4 5843 (16.26%) C#
5 5753 (16.01%) Java
6 5566 (15.49%) .NET
7 5163 (14.37%) SQL Server
8 5137 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 5054 (14.06%) Degree
10 4455 (12.40%) JavaScript
11 4200 (11.69%) Project Management
12 4002 (11.14%) Windows
13 3797 (10.57%) HTML
14 3616 (10.06%) Oracle
15 3531 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
16 3497 (9.73%) Linux
17 3452 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
18 3412 (9.49%) MS Excel
19 3216 (8.95%) Scrum
20 3080 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
21 3034 (8.44%) Retail
22 2932 (8.16%) CSS
23 2837 (7.89%) ITIL
24 2783 (7.74%) Telecoms
25 2544 (7.08%) MVC
26 2495 (6.94%) TDD
27 2412 (6.71%) Software Engineering
28 2407 (6.70%) ASP.NET
29 2403 (6.69%) SDLC
30 2329 (6.48%) Python

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 996 (2.77%) SharePoint
2 699 (1.95%) IIS
3 606 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 588 (1.64%) Apache
5 552 (1.54%) WebSphere
6 538 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 452 (1.26%) SAS
8 447 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 433 (1.20%) CMS
10 432 (1.20%) JBoss
11 423 (1.18%) Confluence
12 304 (0.85%) WebLogic
13 282 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
14 277 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
15 224 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 198 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
17 190 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
18 187 (0.52%) Skype for Business
19 175 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
20 137 (0.38%) Jetty
Applications
1 3412 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 1449 (4.03%) MS Office
3 764 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 534 (1.49%) MS Project
5 419 (1.17%) MS Visio
6 147 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 102 (0.28%) SPSS
8 78 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 76 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
10 48 (0.13%) InVision
11 30 (0.083%) OmniGraffle
12 20 (0.056%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 14 (0.039%) Stata
14 9 (0.025%) InDesign
14 9 (0.025%) InfoPath
15 8 (0.022%) AutoCAD
15 8 (0.022%) EViews
16 5 (0.014%) Acrobat
16 5 (0.014%) Fireworks
16 5 (0.014%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 554 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 405 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
3 369 (1.03%) SAP FI
4 344 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 337 (0.94%) SAP CO
5 337 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
6 332 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
7 313 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
8 291 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
9 202 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
10 196 (0.55%) SAP BPC
11 166 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
12 156 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
13 143 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
14 130 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
15 119 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
16 113 (0.31%) NetSuite
16 113 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
17 101 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
18 96 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1348 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1142 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 854 (2.38%) SaaS
4 590 (1.64%) Office 365
5 263 (0.73%) PaaS
6 256 (0.71%) GitHub
7 207 (0.58%) IaaS
8 205 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 183 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
10 119 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 67 (0.19%) Mimecast
12 64 (0.18%) G Suite
13 63 (0.18%) Google Analytics
14 59 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
15 51 (0.14%) Force.com
16 49 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
17 47 (0.13%) FinancialForce.com
18 46 (0.13%) Slack
19 44 (0.12%) Amazon S3
20 32 (0.089%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1209 (3.36%) Firewall
2 703 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 700 (1.95%) WAN
4 681 (1.89%) Internet
5 676 (1.88%) LAN
6 485 (1.35%) DNS
7 457 (1.27%) VPN
8 451 (1.25%) SAN
9 409 (1.14%) HTTP
10 380 (1.06%) Network Security
11 337 (0.94%) Intranet
12 297 (0.83%) DHCP
13 282 (0.78%) VoIP
14 271 (0.75%) MPLS
15 256 (0.71%) Wireless
16 230 (0.64%) BGP
17 222 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
18 204 (0.57%) SSL
19 197 (0.55%) OSPF
20 163 (0.45%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5163 (14.37%) SQL Server
2 1351 (3.76%) Big Data
3 1334 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1300 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1234 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 985 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 852 (2.37%) NoSQL
8 848 (2.36%) MySQL
9 718 (2.00%) Hadoop
10 671 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 656 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 631 (1.76%) MongoDB
13 589 (1.64%) Oracle Database
14 493 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
15 466 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
16 464 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
17 409 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
18 356 (0.99%) RDBMS
19 349 (0.97%) QlikView
20 273 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1275 (3.55%) JIRA
2 1031 (2.87%) Selenium
3 988 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 950 (2.64%) Git (software)
5 882 (2.45%) Jenkins
6 653 (1.82%) Visual Studio
7 627 (1.74%) Maven
8 534 (1.49%) Subversion
9 469 (1.31%) NUnit
10 454 (1.26%) JUnit
11 412 (1.15%) TeamCity
12 384 (1.07%) Cucumber
13 325 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 280 (0.78%) SoapUI
15 271 (0.75%) MSTest
16 243 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
17 239 (0.67%) WebDriver
18 201 (0.56%) MSBuild
19 199 (0.55%) Gradle
20 196 (0.55%) Moq
General
1 7911 (22.01%) Banking
2 3034 (8.44%) Retail
3 2783 (7.74%) Telecoms
4 2230 (6.21%) Marketing
5 1486 (4.14%) Investment Banking
6 1348 (3.75%) Legal
7 1338 (3.72%) Manufacturing
8 1249 (3.48%) Financial Institution
9 1105 (3.07%) Front Office
10 782 (2.18%) Back Office
11 607 (1.69%) Electronics
12 534 (1.49%) Advertising
13 448 (1.25%) Law
14 398 (1.11%) Games
15 391 (1.09%) Publishing
16 266 (0.74%) Billing
17 233 (0.65%) Retail Banking
18 194 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
19 178 (0.50%) General Ledger
20 173 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9630 (26.80%) Developer
2 6828 (19.00%) Analyst
3 2644 (7.36%) C# Developer
4 2568 (7.15%) Consultant
5 2353 (6.55%) .NET Developer
5 2353 (6.55%) Business Analyst
6 2276 (6.33%) Project Manager
7 2226 (6.19%) Java Developer
8 2139 (5.95%) Architect
9 1846 (5.14%) Senior Developer
10 1601 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
11 1107 (3.08%) SQL Developer
12 1014 (2.82%) Support Analyst
13 961 (2.67%) Applications Support
14 945 (2.63%) IT Manager
15 923 (2.57%) Financial Analyst
16 863 (2.40%) Solutions Architect
17 802 (2.23%) Senior Manager
18 761 (2.12%) Junior
19 747 (2.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5566 (15.49%) .NET
2 3797 (10.57%) HTML
3 2932 (8.16%) CSS
4 2407 (6.70%) ASP.NET
5 2164 (6.02%) AngularJS
6 1947 (5.42%) XML
7 1846 (5.14%) Web Services
8 1495 (4.16%) HTML5
9 1341 (3.73%) jQuery
10 1276 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1126 (3.13%) WCF
12 1026 (2.85%) Spring
13 1011 (2.81%) .NET Framework
14 989 (2.75%) WPF
15 938 (2.61%) REST
16 841 (2.34%) SOAP
17 802 (2.23%) CSS3
18 747 (2.08%) RESTful
19 731 (2.03%) React
20 638 (1.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3531 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2277 (6.34%) Computer Science
3 1894 (5.27%) Fintech
4 1295 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 1191 (3.31%) Data Centre
6 1064 (2.96%) User Experience
7 822 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 783 (2.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 750 (2.09%) Derivative
10 738 (2.05%) Hedge funds
11 669 (1.86%) Equities
12 664 (1.85%) Fixed Income
13 508 (1.41%) Mobile App
14 507 (1.41%) Algorithms
15 504 (1.40%) Client/Server
16 438 (1.22%) Data Structures
17 328 (0.91%) Virtual Team
18 295 (0.82%) PMI
19 282 (0.78%) Clustering
20 255 (0.71%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4002 (11.14%) Windows
2 3497 (9.73%) Linux
3 2079 (5.79%) Unix
4 1213 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 556 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 492 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 477 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 430 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 428 (1.19%) Apple iOS
10 418 (1.16%) Android
11 287 (0.80%) Solaris
12 181 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 163 (0.45%) CentOS
14 147 (0.41%) Windows 10
15 138 (0.38%) Windows 8
16 123 (0.34%) AIX
17 96 (0.27%) Ubuntu
18 94 (0.26%) Mac OS X
19 71 (0.20%) Windows XP
20 50 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10200 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4200 (11.69%) Project Management
3 3452 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 3216 (8.95%) Scrum
5 3080 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 2837 (7.89%) ITIL
7 2544 (7.08%) MVC
8 2495 (6.94%) TDD
9 2412 (6.71%) Software Engineering
10 2403 (6.69%) SDLC
11 2107 (5.86%) Analytics
12 2008 (5.59%) Business Analysis
13 1986 (5.53%) PRINCE2
14 1817 (5.06%) OO
15 1790 (4.98%) E-Commerce
16 1721 (4.79%) CRM
17 1682 (4.68%) Mentoring
18 1598 (4.45%) Change Management
19 1588 (4.42%) Risk Management
20 1567 (4.36%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8617 (23.98%) SQL
2 5843 (16.26%) C#
3 5753 (16.01%) Java
4 4455 (12.40%) JavaScript
5 2329 (6.48%) Python
6 1679 (4.67%) C++
7 1331 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1050 (2.92%) PowerShell
9 874 (2.43%) C
10 754 (2.10%) Perl
11 708 (1.97%) PHP
12 604 (1.68%) PL/SQL
13 564 (1.57%) Ruby
14 540 (1.50%) Scala
15 531 (1.48%) VBA
16 497 (1.38%) Bash Shell
17 489 (1.36%) VB.NET
18 459 (1.28%) Shell Script
19 391 (1.09%) VB
20 337 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 5054 (14.06%) Degree
2 869 (2.42%) ISEB
3 750 (2.09%) CISSP
4 671 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
5 562 (1.56%) PMI Certification
6 535 (1.49%) CISM
7 494 (1.37%) PMP
8 472 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 470 (1.31%) Security Cleared
10 468 (1.30%) ISTQB
11 436 (1.21%) CCNP
12 419 (1.17%) CISA
13 349 (0.97%) CCNA
14 335 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 282 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
16 255 (0.71%) PhD
17 245 (0.68%) SC Cleared
18 224 (0.62%) ACCA
19 219 (0.61%) CIMA
20 194 (0.54%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1925 (5.36%) QA
2 773 (2.15%) SLA
3 560 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 422 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 351 (0.98%) PCI DSS
6 282 (0.78%) MiFID
7 279 (0.78%) COBIT
8 169 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 93 (0.26%) EMIR
10 75 (0.21%) IFRS
11 57 (0.16%) GDPR
12 56 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
12 56 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 56 (0.16%) SDET
13 49 (0.14%) ISO 9001
14 44 (0.12%) IFRS 9
15 43 (0.12%) Solvency II
16 38 (0.11%) P3O
17 32 (0.089%) Basel III
17 32 (0.089%) FATCA
System Software
1 1516 (4.22%) Active Directory
2 822 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 389 (1.08%) Docker
4 368 (1.02%) Hyper-V
5 167 (0.46%) XenApp
6 165 (0.46%) vSphere
7 125 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
8 110 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
9 97 (0.27%) NFS
10 77 (0.21%) VMware ESX
11 76 (0.21%) Xen
12 75 (0.21%) XenDesktop
13 74 (0.21%) KVM
14 62 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
15 60 (0.17%) Apache Flume
16 58 (0.16%) HDFS
17 57 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
18 56 (0.16%) SRDF
19 43 (0.12%) Terminal Services
20 39 (0.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 613 (1.71%) Puppet
2 473 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 462 (1.29%) Ansible
4 337 (0.94%) SCCM
5 213 (0.59%) Nagios
6 176 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
7 169 (0.47%) SCOM
8 125 (0.35%) Control-M
9 94 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
10 86 (0.24%) Nessus
11 81 (0.23%) FortiGate
12 80 (0.22%) Kubernetes
13 76 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
14 74 (0.21%) SCVMM
15 65 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
16 63 (0.18%) Tivoli
17 58 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
18 57 (0.16%) WSUS
19 53 (0.15%) NetBackup
20 47 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5137 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3616 (10.06%) Oracle
3 2200 (6.12%) SAP
4 1368 (3.81%) Cisco
5 1336 (3.72%) VMware
6 726 (2.02%) Citrix
7 720 (2.00%) HP
8 666 (1.85%) IBM
9 627 (1.74%) Red Hat
10 568 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
11 462 (1.29%) CheckPoint
12 447 (1.24%) Tableau
13 419 (1.17%) Google
14 391 (1.09%) Sybase
15 365 (1.02%) Juniper
16 297 (0.83%) Adobe
17 284 (0.79%) F5
18 280 (0.78%) Cognos
19 266 (0.74%) Sage
20 261 (0.73%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Cititec
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Today
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: Today
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SSP Worldwide
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Bonus, Holiday, Pension etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + Equity options
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £36,725 to £51,296 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £500 - £525 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
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