The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 368 227 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.94% 21.44% 26.46%
As % of the General category 58.32% 56.47% 59.89%
Number of salaries quoted 270 149 205
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
631 402 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.19% 37.96% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 511 285 326
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Finance
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Finance Salary Trend in Essex

Finance
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Essex

Finance
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
Brentwood 0 141 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Basildon 0 46 £62,500 - 2
Colchester +14 24 £32,500 -23.52% 5
Chelmsford -9 12 £56,250 +28.32% 1
Southend-on-Sea -12 5 - -
Loughton - 1 - -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

1 143 (20.75%) Project Management
2 134 (19.45%) .NET
3 125 (18.14%) SQL
4 106 (15.38%) Windows
5 104 (15.09%) SQL Server
6 101 (14.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 93 (13.50%) Degree
8 92 (13.35%) Banking
9 81 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 80 (11.61%) PRINCE2
11 70 (10.16%) Microsoft
12 66 (9.58%) Oracle
13 65 (9.43%) SOA
14 63 (9.14%) MS Office
15 61 (8.85%) MS Excel
15 61 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
16 57 (8.27%) Java
17 56 (8.13%) Telecoms
18 52 (7.55%) Active Directory
19 48 (6.97%) QA
20 47 (6.82%) ITIL
21 46 (6.68%) Linux
21 46 (6.68%) E-Commerce
22 45 (6.53%) Cisco
23 43 (6.24%) C#
23 43 (6.24%) Citrix
23 43 (6.24%) Time Management
24 42 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
25 41 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
26 40 (5.81%) Middleware

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 35 (5.08%) WebSphere
2 32 (4.64%) IIS
3 27 (3.92%) JBoss
4 24 (3.48%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.45%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.02%) GlassFish
7 7 (1.02%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.58%) Apache
9 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.15%) Mule
11 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.15%) SAS
11 1 (0.15%) CICS
11 1 (0.15%) CMS
Applications
1 63 (9.14%) MS Office
2 61 (8.85%) MS Excel
3 34 (4.93%) MS Project
4 20 (2.90%) MS Visio
5 16 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.45%) Google Analytics
2 9 (1.31%) AWD
3 6 (0.87%) BASE24
3 6 (0.87%) VisionPLUS
4 4 (0.58%) Magento
5 3 (0.44%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.29%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.15%) Agresso
7 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.29%) SaaS
1 2 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.52%) SAN
2 37 (5.37%) Firewall
3 17 (2.47%) H.323
3 17 (2.47%) VoIP
4 15 (2.18%) DNS
5 13 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (1.60%) Wireless
6 11 (1.60%) NAS
7 10 (1.45%) ATM
8 9 (1.31%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (1.02%) BGP
9 7 (1.02%) FWSM
10 6 (0.87%) OSPF
10 6 (0.87%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (0.87%) Internet
11 5 (0.73%) LDAP
11 5 (0.73%) MPLS
11 5 (0.73%) DHCP
11 5 (0.73%) Network Security
11 5 (0.73%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (2.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 14 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (1.74%) PerformancePoint
6 12 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.60%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.02%) MS Access
9 5 (0.73%) DTS
9 5 (0.73%) OLAP
9 5 (0.73%) OLTP
9 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.58%) SQL CLR
10 4 (0.58%) NonStop SQL
11 3 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (2.90%) Visual Studio
2 17 (2.47%) Selenium
3 14 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (2.03%) ERwin
4 12 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (1.74%) Subversion
5 11 (1.60%) NUnit
5 11 (1.60%) MSTest
5 11 (1.60%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (1.16%) Moq
6 8 (1.16%) SoapUI
7 6 (0.87%) JMeter
8 5 (0.73%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.29%) Ant
9 2 (0.29%) Gradle
9 2 (0.29%) Maven
9 2 (0.29%) JIRA
10 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
General
1 92 (13.35%) Banking
2 56 (8.13%) Telecoms
3 20 (2.90%) Law
4 17 (2.47%) Legal
5 16 (2.32%) Marketing
6 11 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.45%) Retail
8 8 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.87%) Automotive
10 5 (0.73%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.44%) Billing
11 3 (0.44%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.29%) Advertising
12 2 (0.29%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 138 (20.03%) Analyst
2 124 (18.00%) Project Manager
3 89 (12.92%) Architect
4 79 (11.47%) Developer
5 38 (5.52%) Support Analyst
6 37 (5.37%) Business Analyst
7 36 (5.22%) Senior Manager
8 33 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
9 26 (3.77%) Administrator
10 22 (3.19%) Applications Support
10 22 (3.19%) .NET Developer
11 21 (3.05%) Network Engineer
12 20 (2.90%) Applications Support Analyst
13 19 (2.76%) Consultant
13 19 (2.76%) Junior
14 18 (2.61%) Test Manager
14 18 (2.61%) IT Project Manager
14 18 (2.61%) Junior Developer
14 18 (2.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 17 (2.47%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (19.45%) .NET
2 40 (5.81%) Middleware
3 36 (5.22%) ASP.NET
4 30 (4.35%) HTML
5 21 (3.05%) WPF
6 15 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (2.18%) jQuery
7 14 (2.03%) XML
7 14 (2.03%) WCF
8 11 (1.60%) SOAP
8 11 (1.60%) CSS
9 10 (1.45%) J2EE
10 9 (1.31%) HTML5
10 9 (1.31%) WinForms
11 8 (1.16%) Castle Windsor
11 8 (1.16%) Ninject
11 8 (1.16%) Spring.NET
11 8 (1.16%) Unity DI Container
11 8 (1.16%) Web Services
11 8 (1.16%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 81 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.79%) Computer Science
3 28 (4.06%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
5 15 (2.18%) Data Extraction
6 14 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.03%) iSeries
7 13 (1.89%) Clustering
8 12 (1.74%) AS400
8 12 (1.74%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.60%) PMI
10 8 (1.16%) Replication
10 8 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
10 8 (1.16%) Social Network
11 6 (0.87%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.87%) Mainframe
12 5 (0.73%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.73%) Mobile Computing
13 4 (0.58%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 106 (15.38%) Windows
2 46 (6.68%) Linux
3 14 (2.03%) UNIX
4 13 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 13 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (1.31%) Windows 2000 Server
5 9 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.16%) AIX
7 7 (1.02%) Android
7 7 (1.02%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.87%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (20.75%) Project Management
2 101 (14.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 80 (11.61%) PRINCE2
4 65 (9.43%) SOA
5 61 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (6.82%) ITIL
7 46 (6.68%) E-Commerce
8 43 (6.24%) Time Management
9 41 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
10 39 (5.66%) Change Management
10 39 (5.66%) Programme Management
11 37 (5.37%) UML
12 33 (4.79%) Mentoring
13 32 (4.64%) Wealth Management
14 31 (4.50%) Test Automation
15 30 (4.35%) ETL
16 29 (4.21%) TOGAF
17 27 (3.92%) Data Modelling
17 27 (3.92%) Service Delivery
17 27 (3.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 125 (18.14%) SQL
2 57 (8.27%) Java
3 43 (6.24%) C#
4 38 (5.52%) JavaScript
5 21 (3.05%) VB.NET
6 20 (2.90%) T-SQL
7 12 (1.74%) VBA
7 12 (1.74%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.31%) VBScript
9 7 (1.02%) Perl
10 6 (0.87%) VB
11 5 (0.73%) Python
12 4 (0.58%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.58%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.44%) RPG
13 3 (0.44%) ABAP
13 3 (0.44%) PHP
13 3 (0.44%) COBOL
13 3 (0.44%) XQuery
13 3 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 93 (13.50%) Degree
2 42 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (5.37%) ISEB
4 34 (4.93%) ISTQB
5 23 (3.34%) PMP
6 16 (2.32%) MCSA
7 13 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (1.89%) PMI Certification
8 12 (1.74%) MCITP
9 11 (1.60%) MCSE
10 10 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (1.31%) Security Cleared
12 8 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.87%) CISA
14 5 (0.73%) MCP
14 5 (0.73%) CCNP
15 4 (0.58%) CISSP
16 3 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.44%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.97%) QA
2 29 (4.21%) SLA
3 9 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.87%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.44%) P3O
7 2 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 52 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 36 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.03%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.73%) Xen
6 4 (0.58%) vSphere
6 4 (0.58%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.29%) vCloud
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (2.76%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (1.16%) Tivoli
3 8 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (0.58%) SCCM
5 2 (0.29%) Puppet
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 70 (10.16%) Microsoft
2 66 (9.58%) Oracle
3 45 (6.53%) Cisco
4 43 (6.24%) Citrix
5 38 (5.52%) VMware
6 31 (4.50%) webMethods
6 31 (4.50%) IBM
7 25 (3.63%) HP
8 24 (3.48%) TIBCO
9 20 (2.90%) SolarWinds
10 16 (2.32%) Juniper
11 13 (1.89%) SunGard
12 12 (1.74%) Software AG
12 12 (1.74%) MKS
13 11 (1.60%) Red Hat
14 10 (1.45%) Google
14 10 (1.45%) SAP
14 10 (1.45%) Polycom
15 9 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (1.16%) NetApp
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £23k - 29k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Royal Association for Deaf People
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Colchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Overtime, Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 19 days ago
Colchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 26 days ago