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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 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 17288 21544 21977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.88% 23.33% 22.35%
As % of the General category 52.82% 53.14% 51.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13955 18103 18318
Median salary £55,000 £54,285 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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
32728 40544 42743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.42% 43.91% 43.46%
Number of salaries quoted 26604 33518 34655
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 9716 £62,500 +4.16% 1523
South East -6 2260 £50,000 +1.01% 323
South West +2 1020 £47,500 +5.55% 196
East of England 0 1007 £50,000 - 118
North West -7 924 £45,000 +5.88% 150
Yorkshire -1 907 £42,500 - 162
West Midlands 0 872 £45,000 - 98
East Midlands +5 420 £50,000 +11.11% 46
North East -13 49 £40,000 -8.99% 15
Midlands +2 5 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 10080 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8657 (23.97%) SQL
3 7754 (21.47%) Banking
4 5849 (16.19%) C#
5 5671 (15.70%) Java
6 5629 (15.58%) .NET
7 5129 (14.20%) Degree
8 5093 (14.10%) SQL Server
9 5021 (13.90%) Microsoft
10 4488 (12.42%) JavaScript
11 4273 (11.83%) Project Management
12 4156 (11.51%) Windows
13 3861 (10.69%) HTML
14 3760 (10.41%) Oracle
15 3570 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
16 3557 (9.85%) Linux
17 3452 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
18 3354 (9.29%) MS Excel
19 3160 (8.75%) Retail
20 3145 (8.71%) Scrum
21 3039 (8.41%) ITIL
22 3019 (8.36%) CSS
23 2975 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
24 2793 (7.73%) Telecoms
25 2569 (7.11%) MVC
26 2529 (7.00%) SDLC
27 2488 (6.89%) ASP.NET
28 2461 (6.81%) TDD
29 2426 (6.72%) Software Engineering
30 2329 (6.45%) Computer Science

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
1 957 (2.65%) SharePoint
2 754 (2.09%) IIS
3 624 (1.73%) Apache
4 619 (1.71%) MS Exchange
5 579 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 566 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 478 (1.32%) CMS
8 442 (1.22%) Apache Spark
9 441 (1.22%) JBoss
10 413 (1.14%) SAS
11 410 (1.14%) Confluence
12 342 (0.95%) WebLogic
13 299 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
14 267 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
15 235 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 193 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
17 189 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
18 180 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
19 175 (0.48%) Skype for Business
20 140 (0.39%) Jetty
Applications
1 3354 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 1451 (4.02%) MS Office
3 755 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 521 (1.44%) MS Project
5 428 (1.18%) MS Visio
6 127 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 103 (0.29%) SPSS
8 87 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 70 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 47 (0.13%) InVision
11 33 (0.091%) OmniGraffle
12 10 (0.028%) InDesign
13 9 (0.025%) Open Workbench
14 8 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 8 (0.022%) AutoCAD
15 7 (0.019%) InfoPath
16 6 (0.017%) Fireworks
17 5 (0.014%) Acrobat
17 5 (0.014%) Siemens NX
18 4 (0.011%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 561 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 412 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
3 399 (1.10%) SAP FI
4 365 (1.01%) SAP CO
4 365 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
5 356 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
6 308 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
7 307 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
8 304 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
9 209 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
10 184 (0.51%) SAP BPC
11 172 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
12 158 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
13 135 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
14 134 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
15 119 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
16 112 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
17 110 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
18 91 (0.25%) HFM
19 87 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1276 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1040 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 860 (2.38%) SaaS
4 575 (1.59%) Office 365
5 279 (0.77%) PaaS
6 242 (0.67%) GitHub
7 215 (0.60%) IaaS
8 194 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
9 186 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
10 114 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 61 (0.17%) Mimecast
12 60 (0.17%) Google Analytics
13 59 (0.16%) G Suite
13 59 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
14 51 (0.14%) Amazon S3
15 47 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
16 45 (0.12%) Slack
17 43 (0.12%) FinancialForce.com
18 41 (0.11%) Force.com
18 41 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1245 (3.45%) Firewall
2 734 (2.03%) TCP/IP
3 728 (2.02%) Internet
4 690 (1.91%) WAN
5 671 (1.86%) LAN
6 527 (1.46%) DNS
7 484 (1.34%) SAN
8 432 (1.20%) VPN
9 425 (1.18%) HTTP
10 387 (1.07%) Network Security
11 358 (0.99%) Intranet
12 320 (0.89%) DHCP
13 292 (0.81%) VoIP
14 262 (0.73%) MPLS
15 254 (0.70%) Wireless
16 227 (0.63%) SSL
17 217 (0.60%) BGP
18 213 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
19 181 (0.50%) OSPF
20 153 (0.42%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5093 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 1302 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
3 1289 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1278 (3.54%) Big Data
5 1172 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 983 (2.72%) Relational Database
7 855 (2.37%) MySQL
8 831 (2.30%) NoSQL
9 711 (1.97%) Hadoop
10 692 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 640 (1.77%) MongoDB
12 637 (1.76%) Oracle Database
13 597 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 530 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
15 486 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
16 482 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
17 381 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
18 373 (1.03%) RDBMS
19 327 (0.91%) QlikView
20 287 (0.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1308 (3.62%) JIRA
2 1045 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 993 (2.75%) Selenium
4 974 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 861 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 680 (1.88%) Visual Studio
7 576 (1.59%) Maven
8 540 (1.49%) Subversion
9 500 (1.38%) NUnit
10 442 (1.22%) JUnit
11 410 (1.14%) TeamCity
12 361 (1.00%) Cucumber
13 339 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 289 (0.80%) MSTest
15 266 (0.74%) SoapUI
16 255 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
17 210 (0.58%) WebDriver
18 208 (0.58%) Moq
19 207 (0.57%) MSBuild
20 198 (0.55%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7754 (21.47%) Banking
2 3160 (8.75%) Retail
3 2793 (7.73%) Telecoms
4 2187 (6.05%) Marketing
5 1441 (3.99%) Investment Banking
6 1415 (3.92%) Manufacturing
7 1339 (3.71%) Legal
8 1243 (3.44%) Financial Institution
9 1117 (3.09%) Front Office
10 764 (2.12%) Back Office
11 618 (1.71%) Electronics
12 531 (1.47%) Advertising
13 465 (1.29%) Law
14 438 (1.21%) Publishing
15 430 (1.19%) Games
16 285 (0.79%) Billing
17 252 (0.70%) Retail Banking
18 198 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
19 193 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
20 183 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9520 (26.36%) Developer
2 6850 (18.96%) Analyst
3 2693 (7.46%) C# Developer
4 2564 (7.10%) Consultant
5 2481 (6.87%) .NET Developer
6 2358 (6.53%) Project Manager
7 2305 (6.38%) Business Analyst
8 2234 (6.18%) Architect
9 2169 (6.00%) Java Developer
10 1827 (5.06%) Senior Developer
11 1725 (4.78%) C# .NET Developer
12 1114 (3.08%) SQL Developer
13 1076 (2.98%) Support Analyst
14 1056 (2.92%) Applications Support
15 997 (2.76%) IT Manager
16 955 (2.64%) Financial Analyst
17 919 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
18 806 (2.23%) Senior Manager
19 772 (2.14%) Senior Analyst
20 744 (2.06%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5629 (15.58%) .NET
2 3861 (10.69%) HTML
3 3019 (8.36%) CSS
4 2488 (6.89%) ASP.NET
5 2118 (5.86%) AngularJS
6 1924 (5.33%) Web Services
7 1888 (5.23%) XML
8 1509 (4.18%) HTML5
9 1389 (3.85%) jQuery
10 1296 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1133 (3.14%) WCF
12 1017 (2.82%) Spring
13 1001 (2.77%) .NET Framework
14 986 (2.73%) WPF
15 946 (2.62%) REST
16 821 (2.27%) SOAP
17 808 (2.24%) CSS3
18 737 (2.04%) RESTful
19 699 (1.94%) React
20 649 (1.80%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3570 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2329 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1704 (4.72%) Fintech
4 1267 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 1170 (3.24%) Data Centre
6 1053 (2.92%) User Experience
7 1001 (2.77%) Mathematics
8 822 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
9 817 (2.26%) Derivative
10 815 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 700 (1.94%) Hedge funds
12 649 (1.80%) Equities
13 611 (1.69%) Fixed Income
14 558 (1.54%) Visualisation
15 526 (1.46%) Mobile App
16 524 (1.45%) Algorithms
17 476 (1.32%) Client/Server
17 476 (1.32%) Data Structures
18 445 (1.23%) Statistics
19 330 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4156 (11.51%) Windows
2 3557 (9.85%) Linux
3 2160 (5.98%) Unix
4 1235 (3.42%) Windows Server
5 546 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 509 (1.41%) Windows 7
7 471 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 460 (1.27%) Apple iOS
9 448 (1.24%) Android
10 432 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 278 (0.77%) Solaris
12 191 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 160 (0.44%) CentOS
14 146 (0.40%) Windows 10
15 132 (0.37%) Windows 8
16 131 (0.36%) AIX
17 97 (0.27%) Mac OS X
18 94 (0.26%) Ubuntu
19 75 (0.21%) Windows XP
20 54 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10080 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 4273 (11.83%) Project Management
3 3452 (9.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 3145 (8.71%) Scrum
5 3039 (8.41%) ITIL
6 2975 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
7 2569 (7.11%) MVC
8 2529 (7.00%) SDLC
9 2461 (6.81%) TDD
10 2426 (6.72%) Software Engineering
11 2050 (5.68%) PRINCE2
12 2019 (5.59%) Analytics
13 1985 (5.50%) Business Analysis
14 1873 (5.19%) OO
15 1829 (5.06%) E-Commerce
16 1709 (4.73%) Mentoring
17 1665 (4.61%) CRM
18 1643 (4.55%) Risk Management
19 1589 (4.40%) Change Management
20 1507 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8657 (23.97%) SQL
2 5849 (16.19%) C#
3 5671 (15.70%) Java
4 4488 (12.42%) JavaScript
5 2254 (6.24%) Python
6 1682 (4.66%) C++
7 1328 (3.68%) T-SQL
8 1073 (2.97%) PowerShell
9 869 (2.41%) C
10 774 (2.14%) Perl
11 741 (2.05%) PHP
12 678 (1.88%) PL/SQL
13 546 (1.51%) Ruby
14 521 (1.44%) Scala
15 518 (1.43%) Bash Shell
16 487 (1.35%) VB.NET
17 482 (1.33%) VBA
18 454 (1.26%) Shell Script
19 436 (1.21%) VB
20 299 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 5129 (14.20%) Degree
2 875 (2.42%) ISEB
3 774 (2.14%) CISSP
4 676 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
5 610 (1.69%) PMI Certification
6 549 (1.52%) CISM
7 545 (1.51%) Security Cleared
8 542 (1.50%) PMP
9 508 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 462 (1.28%) ISTQB
11 437 (1.21%) CISA
12 435 (1.20%) CCNP
13 377 (1.04%) CCNA
14 355 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 313 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
16 271 (0.75%) SC Cleared
17 245 (0.68%) ACCA
18 221 (0.61%) CIMA
19 212 (0.59%) PhD
20 181 (0.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1904 (5.27%) QA
2 842 (2.33%) SLA
3 622 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 422 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 406 (1.12%) Data Quality
6 288 (0.80%) COBIT
7 264 (0.73%) MiFID
8 214 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 82 (0.23%) EMIR
10 69 (0.19%) SEPA
11 64 (0.18%) ISO 9001
12 57 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 55 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
14 52 (0.14%) Solvency II
15 49 (0.14%) GDPR
16 47 (0.13%) SDET
17 36 (0.100%) FATCA
18 34 (0.094%) P3O
19 28 (0.078%) Basel III
20 23 (0.064%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1508 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 856 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 386 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 323 (0.89%) Docker
5 201 (0.56%) XenApp
6 188 (0.52%) vSphere
7 120 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
8 119 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
9 102 (0.28%) NFS
10 86 (0.24%) VMware ESX
11 81 (0.22%) XenDesktop
12 78 (0.22%) Xen
13 73 (0.20%) KVM
14 69 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
14 69 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
15 55 (0.15%) Apache Flume
16 54 (0.15%) HDFS
16 54 (0.15%) SRDF
17 40 (0.11%) XenServer
18 39 (0.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 621 (1.72%) Puppet
2 496 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 447 (1.24%) Ansible
4 356 (0.99%) SCCM
5 195 (0.54%) Nagios
6 189 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
7 177 (0.49%) SCOM
8 166 (0.46%) Control-M
9 93 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
10 82 (0.23%) Nessus
11 77 (0.21%) SCVMM
12 75 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
13 73 (0.20%) Tivoli
14 66 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
14 66 (0.18%) FortiGate
15 63 (0.17%) WSUS
16 55 (0.15%) Kubernetes
16 55 (0.15%) NetBackup
17 53 (0.15%) Data Guard
18 52 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5021 (13.90%) Microsoft
2 3760 (10.41%) Oracle
3 2297 (6.36%) SAP
4 1392 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1346 (3.73%) VMware
6 793 (2.20%) Citrix
7 790 (2.19%) HP
8 715 (1.98%) IBM
9 624 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 468 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
11 450 (1.25%) CheckPoint
12 419 (1.16%) Tableau
13 415 (1.15%) Sybase
14 393 (1.09%) Google
15 328 (0.91%) Juniper
16 305 (0.84%) Hyperion
17 296 (0.82%) Cognos
18 284 (0.79%) F5
19 247 (0.68%) Adobe
20 239 (0.66%) NetApp
London
Venturi
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & pension scheme
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare, gym
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,999 per annum Package and training
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Ascential Plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago