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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 329 261 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.19% 24.74% 39.45%
As % of the General category 61.38% 57.49% 74.57%
Number of salaries quoted 242 173 309
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 £27,500 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £69,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
536 454 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.68% 43.03% 52.91%
Number of salaries quoted 409 320 409
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,150 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Brentwood 0 116 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Basildon 0 31 £60,000 +2.12% 5
Colchester 0 25 £29,000 -24.67% 3
Chelmsford -11 11 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Southend-on-Sea - 11 £30,000 - 2
Loughton - 3 £32,000 - 1
Harlow -7 2 £27,500 -37.14%
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 - 2
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 162 (22.28%) SQL
2 137 (18.84%) .NET
3 134 (18.43%) Windows
4 123 (16.92%) Project Management
5 119 (16.37%) SQL Server
6 109 (14.99%) Microsoft
7 99 (13.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 99 (13.62%) Banking
7 99 (13.62%) Degree
8 93 (12.79%) MS Excel
9 84 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
10 82 (11.28%) MS Office
11 76 (10.45%) Active Directory
12 68 (9.35%) ITIL
13 67 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
14 65 (8.94%) Citrix
15 62 (8.53%) PRINCE2
16 60 (8.25%) Oracle
17 58 (7.98%) Telecoms
18 56 (7.70%) SOA
19 53 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
19 53 (7.29%) QA
20 50 (6.88%) Cisco
21 49 (6.74%) Java
22 47 (6.46%) C#
22 47 (6.46%) VMware
23 46 (6.33%) AS400
23 46 (6.33%) Linux
24 45 (6.19%) Wealth Management
25 44 (6.05%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (4.81%) IIS
2 25 (3.44%) JBoss
2 25 (3.44%) WebSphere
3 24 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.06%) MS Exchange
5 13 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (1.10%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.83%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.69%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.55%) Apache
10 2 (0.28%) SAS
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 93 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 82 (11.28%) MS Office
3 26 (3.58%) MS Project
4 17 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 16 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.28%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (1.65%) AWD
2 5 (0.69%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.55%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.55%) BASE24
4 3 (0.41%) Magento
5 2 (0.28%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.14%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (0.69%) Office 365
2 2 (0.28%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.05%) SAN
2 32 (4.40%) Firewall
3 18 (2.48%) DNS
3 18 (2.48%) VoIP
4 17 (2.34%) H.323
5 13 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (1.51%) NAS
6 11 (1.51%) ATM
7 9 (1.24%) DHCP
7 9 (1.24%) LDAP
7 9 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (0.96%) FWSM
9 6 (0.83%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (0.69%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.55%) IPv4
11 4 (0.55%) IPv6
11 4 (0.55%) Internet
11 4 (0.55%) BGP
11 4 (0.55%) SCCP
12 3 (0.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (16.37%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (4.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (2.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 17 (2.34%) DB2
8 15 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (1.79%) PerformancePoint
9 13 (1.79%) MS Access
10 10 (1.38%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.83%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.69%) DTS
13 5 (0.69%) OLTP
13 5 (0.69%) OLAP
13 5 (0.69%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.55%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 14 (1.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 14 (1.93%) Subversion
1 14 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (1.51%) ERwin
2 11 (1.51%) SoapUI
3 10 (1.38%) Selenium
4 9 (1.24%) MSTest
4 9 (1.24%) NUnit
5 8 (1.10%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (0.96%) TestDirector
6 7 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (0.96%) Moq
7 6 (0.83%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.69%) JMeter
9 4 (0.55%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.41%) JIRA
11 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.28%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 99 (13.62%) Banking
2 58 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.16%) Legal
4 19 (2.61%) Law
5 13 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.65%) Marketing
7 9 (1.24%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.10%) Retail
9 6 (0.83%) Automotive
10 4 (0.55%) Back Office
10 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.41%) Billing
12 2 (0.28%) Local Government
12 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Electronics
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 192 (26.41%) Analyst
2 110 (15.13%) Project Manager
3 82 (11.28%) Developer
4 69 (9.49%) Architect
5 51 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 50 (6.88%) Business Analyst
7 32 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
8 31 (4.26%) Administrator
9 28 (3.85%) Senior Manager
10 27 (3.71%) Applications Support
11 25 (3.44%) Applications Support Analyst
12 23 (3.16%) DBA
13 21 (2.89%) Test Analyst
14 19 (2.61%) Network Engineer
14 19 (2.61%) .NET Developer
15 18 (2.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 18 (2.48%) Graduate
16 17 (2.34%) Graduate Developer
17 16 (2.20%) SQL DBA
17 16 (2.20%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (18.84%) .NET
2 33 (4.54%) Middleware
3 32 (4.40%) ASP.NET
4 30 (4.13%) HTML
5 21 (2.89%) CSS
6 18 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (2.34%) XML
8 16 (2.20%) Flash
8 16 (2.20%) WPF
9 15 (2.06%) SOAP
10 12 (1.65%) .NET Framework
11 10 (1.38%) WCF
12 9 (1.24%) Web Services
13 8 (1.10%) WinForms
14 7 (0.96%) Castle Windsor
14 7 (0.96%) Ninject
14 7 (0.96%) Spring.NET
14 7 (0.96%) Unity DI Container
14 7 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (0.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 84 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (6.33%) AS400
3 43 (5.91%) Computer Science
4 39 (5.36%) iSeries
5 36 (4.95%) Management Information System
6 17 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (2.20%) Data Extraction
7 16 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.20%) Clustering
8 14 (1.93%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.51%) Replication
10 9 (1.24%) EMV
11 8 (1.10%) PMI
12 7 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (0.96%) Social Network
13 6 (0.83%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.83%) CMDB
13 6 (0.83%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.69%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.69%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 134 (18.43%) Windows
2 46 (6.33%) Linux
3 19 (2.61%) UNIX
4 16 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (2.06%) Windows 7
6 14 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (1.93%) AIX
7 12 (1.65%) Solaris
8 10 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.96%) Android
12 6 (0.83%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.69%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.28%) CentOS
15 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (16.92%) Project Management
2 99 (13.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 68 (9.35%) ITIL
4 67 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (8.53%) PRINCE2
6 56 (7.70%) SOA
7 45 (6.19%) Wealth Management
8 44 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (5.78%) Time Management
10 41 (5.64%) E-Commerce
10 41 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 37 (5.09%) ETL
12 35 (4.81%) Change Management
13 32 (4.40%) Waterfall
14 31 (4.26%) Data Modelling
15 29 (3.99%) Business Analysis
16 28 (3.85%) TOGAF
16 28 (3.85%) Programme Management
16 28 (3.85%) UML
16 28 (3.85%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 162 (22.28%) SQL
2 49 (6.74%) Java
3 47 (6.46%) C#
4 38 (5.23%) JavaScript
5 25 (3.44%) COBOL
6 23 (3.16%) RPG
7 22 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 12 (1.65%) VB.NET
9 11 (1.51%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.24%) Perl
11 7 (0.96%) VBA
11 7 (0.96%) Python
12 5 (0.69%) VB
12 5 (0.69%) Bash Shell
12 5 (0.69%) Korn
13 4 (0.55%) VBScript
13 4 (0.55%) C++
14 3 (0.41%) PHP
14 3 (0.41%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 99 (13.62%) Degree
2 53 (7.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (4.26%) ISTQB
4 30 (4.13%) ISEB
5 23 (3.16%) MCSA
5 23 (3.16%) PMP
6 16 (2.20%) CISA
6 16 (2.20%) MCSE
7 13 (1.79%) CISSP
8 12 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 11 (1.51%) MCITP
10 10 (1.38%) PMI Certification
10 10 (1.38%) VCP4
11 9 (1.24%) CISM
11 9 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.83%) CCNP
13 6 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.29%) QA
2 37 (5.09%) SLA
3 14 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.69%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.55%) P3O
7 2 (0.28%) HL7
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 43 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.48%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.96%) vSphere
6 4 (0.55%) Xen
7 3 (0.41%) XenServer
8 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.28%) XenApp
8 2 (0.28%) vCloud
9 1 (0.14%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 25 (3.44%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (2.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 16 (2.20%) Tivoli
4 13 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (0.55%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (0.41%) SCCM
6 3 (0.41%) Opsview
6 3 (0.41%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.28%) Nagios
7 2 (0.28%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.14%) Puppet
8 1 (0.14%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 109 (14.99%) Microsoft
2 65 (8.94%) Citrix
3 60 (8.25%) Oracle
4 50 (6.88%) Cisco
5 47 (6.46%) VMware
6 42 (5.78%) IBM
7 39 (5.36%) HP
8 27 (3.71%) SolarWinds
9 22 (3.03%) webMethods
10 16 (2.20%) TIBCO
10 16 (2.20%) SAP
11 15 (2.06%) NetApp
12 14 (1.93%) MKS
12 14 (1.93%) SunGard
12 14 (1.93%) BMC
13 10 (1.38%) Juniper
13 10 (1.38%) Polycom
14 9 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (1.10%) Red Hat
16 7 (0.96%) Software AG
Essex
Omnio Recruitment
Salary: 30000-40000 Per Annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, health care, pension
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 23 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Red10
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £30,000 - 40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Venturi
Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + bonus & training
Posted: 6 days ago
Rayleigh
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Braintree
Blue Fox
Salary: £13.5k - 14k per year + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Colchester
Venturi
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Colchester, Essex
TheSmartList
Salary: Salary negotiable + Benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago