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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 384 315 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.33% 23.68% 25.19%
As % of the General category 65.08% 58.12% 61.50%
Number of salaries quoted 264 250 224
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
590 542 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 46.60% 40.75% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 417 452 348
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 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 0 117 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Basildon 0 64 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Chelmsford +1 52 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Southend-on-Sea +3 19 £30,000 -28.57% 1
Colchester -8 16 £20,000 -61.90%
Harlow +8 7 £43,000 -34.84% 1
Saffron Walden 0 1 £37,000 -38.33%
Witham 0 1 £21,500 -53.51%
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 190 (25.92%) SQL
2 142 (19.37%) SQL Server
2 142 (19.37%) Windows
3 133 (18.14%) Microsoft
4 115 (15.69%) .NET
5 112 (15.28%) MS Excel
6 98 (13.37%) Banking
7 96 (13.10%) Project Management
8 94 (12.82%) ITIL
9 91 (12.41%) SDLC
10 88 (12.01%) Degree
11 84 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
12 77 (10.50%) Business Analysis
12 77 (10.50%) Oracle
12 77 (10.50%) Active Directory
13 76 (10.37%) Citrix
13 76 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
14 74 (10.10%) C#
15 73 (9.96%) MS Office
16 70 (9.55%) VMware
17 66 (9.00%) QA
18 65 (8.87%) PRINCE2
19 62 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
20 60 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
21 57 (7.78%) JavaScript
21 57 (7.78%) Wealth Management
22 51 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
22 51 (6.96%) Telecoms
23 50 (6.82%) AS400
23 50 (6.82%) Change Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 32 (4.37%) IIS
2 19 (2.59%) JBoss
3 14 (1.91%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (1.09%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 8 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (0.55%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.55%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.14%) SAS
9 1 (0.14%) CMS
Applications
1 112 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 73 (9.96%) MS Office
3 24 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.05%) MS Project
5 14 (1.91%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.55%) Mingle
7 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.59%) AWD
2 10 (1.36%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (1.36%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (1.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.09%) CODA-Financials
4 8 (1.09%) SunGard AvantGard
5 5 (0.68%) Cognos Controller
5 5 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.55%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (0.41%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.27%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.18%) Office 365
2 11 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.27%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 49 (6.68%) SAN
2 30 (4.09%) DNS
3 28 (3.82%) DHCP
4 27 (3.68%) LDAP
5 25 (3.41%) Firewall
6 11 (1.50%) VoIP
7 10 (1.36%) WAN
8 8 (1.09%) NAS
9 5 (0.68%) VPN
9 5 (0.68%) LAN
10 4 (0.55%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.41%) NetScreen
11 3 (0.41%) SCCP
11 3 (0.41%) H.323
12 2 (0.27%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.27%) ATM
12 2 (0.27%) Wireless
13 1 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.14%) Network Security
13 1 (0.14%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (19.37%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (3.68%) MS Access
3 27 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (3.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (2.32%) Crystal Reports
9 16 (2.18%) DB2
10 12 (1.64%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (1.23%) Relational Database
12 7 (0.95%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.55%) DTS
14 4 (0.55%) RavenDB
14 4 (0.55%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (2.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 18 (2.46%) Subversion
2 16 (2.18%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.77%) ERwin
3 13 (1.77%) SoapUI
4 12 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (1.50%) HP UFT
6 8 (1.09%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.95%) JIRA
7 7 (0.95%) Selenium
7 7 (0.95%) XMLSpy
8 6 (0.82%) TestDirector
8 6 (0.82%) NUnit
8 6 (0.82%) MSTest
9 5 (0.68%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.55%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.41%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.27%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (0.27%) Moq
General
1 98 (13.37%) Banking
2 51 (6.96%) Telecoms
3 13 (1.77%) Legal
4 12 (1.64%) Retail
5 10 (1.36%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.23%) Marketing
7 8 (1.09%) Back Office
8 6 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.82%) Law
9 3 (0.41%) Automotive
10 2 (0.27%) Electronics
10 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.27%) Billing
10 2 (0.27%) Military
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Advertising
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
11 1 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 267 (36.43%) Analyst
2 92 (12.55%) Business Analyst
3 74 (10.10%) Project Manager
3 74 (10.10%) Developer
4 54 (7.37%) Support Analyst
5 39 (5.32%) Systems Analyst
6 36 (4.91%) Architect
7 34 (4.64%) Applications Support
8 32 (4.37%) Test Analyst
9 26 (3.55%) C# Developer
9 26 (3.55%) C# .NET Developer
10 22 (3.00%) Senior Manager
10 22 (3.00%) .NET Developer
11 21 (2.86%) Financial Business Analyst
12 20 (2.73%) Head of IT
12 20 (2.73%) Software Developer
13 19 (2.59%) Programmer
13 19 (2.59%) Financial Services Business Analyst
14 18 (2.46%) DBA
15 17 (2.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (15.69%) .NET
2 42 (5.73%) HTML
3 39 (5.32%) ASP.NET
4 36 (4.91%) CSS
5 33 (4.50%) Middleware
6 26 (3.55%) .NET Framework
7 20 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 17 (2.32%) Flash
9 13 (1.77%) SOAP
9 13 (1.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (1.64%) WPF
11 11 (1.50%) XML
11 11 (1.50%) Ajax
11 11 (1.50%) WinForms
11 11 (1.50%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (1.23%) AngularJS
12 9 (1.23%) Silverlight
13 7 (0.95%) jQuery
13 7 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (0.68%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 76 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (6.82%) AS400
3 43 (5.87%) Management Information System
4 39 (5.32%) Computer Science
5 37 (5.05%) iSeries
6 21 (2.86%) Clustering
7 16 (2.18%) Mobile App
8 15 (2.05%) Replication
9 12 (1.64%) CMDB
10 11 (1.50%) PMI
11 10 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.36%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.23%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.09%) Mathematics
13 8 (1.09%) BYOD
14 7 (0.95%) IVR
14 7 (0.95%) EMV
15 6 (0.82%) Credit Risk
15 6 (0.82%) Data Centre
16 4 (0.55%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 142 (19.37%) Windows
2 50 (6.82%) Linux
3 27 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (2.86%) UNIX
6 18 (2.46%) Data ONTAP
7 17 (2.32%) AIX
8 16 (2.18%) Solaris
9 15 (2.05%) Windows 2000
10 7 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.55%) CentOS
12 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.27%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.27%) Android
13 2 (0.27%) HPUX
14 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (13.10%) Project Management
2 94 (12.82%) ITIL
3 91 (12.41%) SDLC
4 84 (11.46%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (10.50%) Business Analysis
6 65 (8.87%) PRINCE2
7 62 (8.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 57 (7.78%) Wealth Management
9 51 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 50 (6.82%) Change Management
11 39 (5.32%) Software Delivery
12 38 (5.18%) MVC
13 35 (4.77%) Scrum
14 33 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (4.50%) Waterfall
15 30 (4.09%) User Acceptance Testing
15 30 (4.09%) Service Delivery
16 29 (3.96%) Data Modelling
17 28 (3.82%) CRM
17 28 (3.82%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (25.92%) SQL
2 74 (10.10%) C#
3 57 (7.78%) JavaScript
4 32 (4.37%) COBOL
5 20 (2.73%) T-SQL
5 20 (2.73%) RPG
5 20 (2.73%) PowerShell
6 19 (2.59%) VB.NET
7 18 (2.46%) VB
8 16 (2.18%) VBA
8 16 (2.18%) Java
9 14 (1.91%) VBScript
10 11 (1.50%) Python
10 11 (1.50%) Perl
10 11 (1.50%) Bash Shell
10 11 (1.50%) Korn
11 9 (1.23%) C
12 6 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.68%) VB6
14 3 (0.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 88 (12.01%) Degree
2 33 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (4.09%) ISEB
4 23 (3.14%) CISSP
5 18 (2.46%) MCSE
5 18 (2.46%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.64%) CISA
7 11 (1.50%) MCSA
7 11 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.50%) PMP
7 11 (1.50%) PMI Certification
8 10 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (1.09%) CISM
11 6 (0.82%) CCNP
12 5 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.55%) MCSD
13 4 (0.55%) MCTS
14 3 (0.41%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (9.00%) QA
2 26 (3.55%) SLA
3 12 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.50%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.82%) P3O
6 2 (0.27%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 77 (10.50%) Active Directory
2 60 (8.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (4.50%) VMware ESX
4 16 (2.18%) XenServer
5 12 (1.64%) XenApp
6 9 (1.23%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.41%) vSphere
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (3.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 22 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
3 21 (2.86%) Tivoli
4 9 (1.23%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (0.55%) Opsview
6 3 (0.41%) HP SIM
6 3 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (0.41%) SCCM
6 3 (0.41%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.27%) Nagios
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.14%) Control-M
8 1 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 133 (18.14%) Microsoft
2 77 (10.50%) Oracle
3 76 (10.37%) Citrix
4 70 (9.55%) VMware
5 40 (5.46%) IBM
6 38 (5.18%) Cisco
7 28 (3.82%) HP
8 23 (3.14%) Cognos
9 21 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 19 (2.59%) BMC
10 19 (2.59%) NetApp
11 18 (2.46%) CODA
11 18 (2.46%) MKS
12 16 (2.18%) SAP
13 13 (1.77%) SunGard
14 11 (1.50%) Avaya
15 10 (1.36%) CheckPoint
16 7 (0.95%) Sun
17 6 (0.82%) Business Objects
18 5 (0.68%) webMethods
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: Yesterday
Harlow, Essex
Reed Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Rayleigh
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
The People Network
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + 30% Bonus, 15% Pension, Medical..
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Aquent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Vitamin T
Posted: 5 days ago
Halstead, Essex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The Smart List
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: competitive salary + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
IFDS
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Essex
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, Heath care
Posted: 11 days ago
Brentwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 days ago