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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 2 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 259 302 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.48% 27.55% 22.08%
As % of the General category 58.47% 63.05% 58.50%
Number of salaries quoted 196 227 211
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £77,450 £65,000 £62,500
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
443 479 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 40.16% 43.70% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 352 360 350
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Basildon +1 60 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Brentwood 0 42 £75,000 +80.72% 7
Chelmsford +3 24 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Colchester -8 12 £40,000 -36.00% 4
Hockley - 10 £25,000 - 1
Witham +4 5 £65,000 +67.74%
Saffron Walden - 5 £37,500 - 1
Purfleet - 3 £32,500 -
Thurrock - 2 - -
Billericay - 2 £40,000 -
Braintree - 2 £40,000 -
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -5 1 £39,000 -2.20%
Waltham Abbey - 1 £32,500 -
Loughton - 1 - -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 146 (23.51%) SQL
2 131 (21.10%) Project Management
3 129 (20.77%) SQL Server
4 121 (19.48%) .NET
5 104 (16.75%) MS Excel
5 104 (16.75%) Microsoft
6 93 (14.98%) Oracle
7 79 (12.72%) Windows
8 78 (12.56%) PRINCE2
9 75 (12.08%) C#
10 73 (11.76%) Degree
11 68 (10.95%) E-Commerce
12 62 (9.98%) Java
13 60 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
14 56 (9.02%) Linux
15 51 (8.21%) Marketing
15 51 (8.21%) Banking
16 48 (7.73%) MS Office
17 42 (6.76%) OO
18 40 (6.44%) XML
19 39 (6.28%) Programme Management
20 38 (6.12%) VMware
20 38 (6.12%) ASP.NET
20 38 (6.12%) Active Directory
21 37 (5.96%) JavaScript
22 36 (5.80%) Firewall
23 35 (5.64%) HTML
24 34 (5.48%) PHP
24 34 (5.48%) Visual Studio
24 34 (5.48%) CRM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (3.86%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.58%) IIS
3 12 (1.93%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.97%) CMS
5 6 (0.97%) Umbraco
6 5 (0.81%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.32%) GlassFish
8 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.16%) Mule
9 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.16%) Documentum
9 1 (0.16%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) CICS
9 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 104 (16.75%) MS Excel
2 48 (7.73%) MS Office
3 23 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (3.22%) MS Project
5 15 (2.42%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (4.67%) Oracle CRM
1 29 (4.67%) Magento
2 11 (1.77%) VisionPLUS
3 8 (1.29%) AWD
4 6 (0.97%) BASE24
5 5 (0.81%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.64%) JDE OneWorld
7 3 (0.48%) HFM
7 3 (0.48%) assyst
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.16%) Agresso
9 1 (0.16%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.80%) Firewall
2 24 (3.86%) SAN
3 17 (2.74%) DNS
4 15 (2.42%) NAS
4 15 (2.42%) VoIP
5 13 (2.09%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.93%) Internet
6 12 (1.93%) Wireless
7 11 (1.77%) DHCP
8 7 (1.13%) WAN
8 7 (1.13%) SDH
8 7 (1.13%) DWDM
8 7 (1.13%) MPLS
8 7 (1.13%) OSPF
8 7 (1.13%) BGP
8 7 (1.13%) VPN
8 7 (1.13%) Network Security
8 7 (1.13%) Multicast
9 5 (0.81%) Junos
9 5 (0.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (2.90%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (2.42%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.77%) Data Mining
8 9 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.45%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.29%) MySQL
10 7 (1.13%) DTS
10 7 (1.13%) OLAP
10 7 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.97%) OLTP
11 6 (0.97%) QlikView
11 6 (0.97%) NonStop SQL
11 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (5.48%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.93%) Selenium
3 11 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (1.13%) ERwin
5 7 (1.13%) NUnit
5 7 (1.13%) MSTest
6 6 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (0.64%) Moq
8 3 (0.48%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.48%) Subversion
9 2 (0.32%) Maven
9 2 (0.32%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.32%) Ant
9 2 (0.32%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.32%) Gradle
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.16%) Visual Composer
General
1 51 (8.21%) Banking
1 51 (8.21%) Marketing
2 27 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 17 (2.74%) Retail
4 16 (2.58%) Financial Institution
5 9 (1.45%) Law
5 9 (1.45%) Legal
6 7 (1.13%) Back Office
7 5 (0.81%) Electronics
8 2 (0.32%) Advertising
8 2 (0.32%) Publishing
8 2 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 127 (20.45%) Analyst
2 116 (18.68%) Project Manager
3 88 (14.17%) Developer
4 60 (9.66%) Architect
5 35 (5.64%) Administrator
6 33 (5.31%) Support Analyst
6 33 (5.31%) DBA
7 29 (4.67%) Applications Support
8 27 (4.35%) Test Manager
8 27 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
9 26 (4.19%) C# Developer
9 26 (4.19%) Senior Manager
10 25 (4.03%) SQL DBA
11 24 (3.86%) .NET Developer
11 24 (3.86%) Business Analyst
12 19 (3.06%) Infrastructure Manager
13 17 (2.74%) Applications Support Analyst
13 17 (2.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 15 (2.42%) Consultant
14 15 (2.42%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (19.48%) .NET
2 40 (6.44%) XML
3 38 (6.12%) ASP.NET
4 35 (5.64%) HTML
5 26 (4.19%) Middleware
5 26 (4.19%) WCF
6 25 (4.03%) Web Services
7 22 (3.54%) WPF
8 16 (2.58%) jQuery
9 15 (2.42%) XHTML
10 11 (1.77%) SOAP
10 11 (1.77%) ADO.NET
10 11 (1.77%) WinForms
11 10 (1.61%) CSS
12 9 (1.45%) .NET Framework
13 8 (1.29%) Silverlight
13 8 (1.29%) LINQ
14 7 (1.13%) XSD
15 6 (0.97%) XSL
15 6 (0.97%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (2.90%) PMI
2 15 (2.42%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (1.77%) Replication
5 10 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (1.45%) AS400
7 8 (1.29%) N-Tier
8 7 (1.13%) Clustering
9 6 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.81%) iSeries
10 5 (0.81%) Social Network
10 5 (0.81%) Equities
11 4 (0.64%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.64%) Statistics
11 4 (0.64%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.64%) Open Source
11 4 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (0.48%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.48%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 79 (12.72%) Windows
2 56 (9.02%) Linux
3 29 (4.67%) Apple iOS
4 20 (3.22%) UNIX
5 10 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (1.13%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.81%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.48%) Android
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.16%) Solaris
11 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (21.10%) Project Management
2 78 (12.56%) PRINCE2
3 68 (10.95%) E-Commerce
4 60 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (6.76%) OO
6 39 (6.28%) Programme Management
7 34 (5.48%) CRM
7 34 (5.48%) Change Management
8 32 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
9 31 (4.99%) ITIL
10 28 (4.51%) MVC
11 27 (4.35%) SOA
12 25 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (3.86%) Migration
14 23 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (3.54%) Service Delivery
15 22 (3.54%) Incident Management
16 20 (3.22%) Business Analysis
17 19 (3.06%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (23.51%) SQL
2 75 (12.08%) C#
3 62 (9.98%) Java
4 37 (5.96%) JavaScript
5 34 (5.48%) PHP
6 29 (4.67%) VB.NET
7 20 (3.22%) Shell Script
8 17 (2.74%) Perl
9 16 (2.58%) T-SQL
9 16 (2.58%) VBScript
10 15 (2.42%) C
11 14 (2.25%) C++
12 12 (1.93%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.93%) AWK
12 12 (1.93%) Korn
13 10 (1.61%) VBA
13 10 (1.61%) VB
14 7 (1.13%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.81%) Python
15 5 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (11.76%) Degree
2 32 (5.15%) ISEB
3 27 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (3.38%) ISTQB
5 19 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 18 (2.90%) PMI Certification
7 15 (2.42%) PMP
7 15 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (2.09%) APMP
9 9 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (1.45%) MCTS
9 9 (1.45%) MCITP
9 9 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.13%) MCP
11 6 (0.97%) JNCIE
12 5 (0.81%) Security Cleared
12 5 (0.81%) MCDBA
12 5 (0.81%) CCIE
13 4 (0.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.99%) QA
2 19 (3.06%) SLA
3 9 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.97%) COBIT
5 2 (0.32%) P3O
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.81%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.64%) Xen
4 4 (0.64%) NFS
5 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.48%) MetaFrame
5 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.16%) XenApp
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.16%) KVM
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.93%) Red Hat Satellite
2 12 (1.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 6 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (0.81%) HP SIM
4 5 (0.81%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.64%) Nagios
6 3 (0.48%) Opsview
7 2 (0.32%) Puppet
7 2 (0.32%) WebInspect
7 2 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.16%) Control-M
8 1 (0.16%) SCCM
8 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.16%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 104 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 93 (14.98%) Oracle
3 38 (6.12%) VMware
4 33 (5.31%) SAP
5 29 (4.67%) JD Edwards
6 26 (4.19%) Citrix
7 25 (4.03%) HP
7 25 (4.03%) Cisco
8 23 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 14 (2.25%) webMethods
10 12 (1.93%) Juniper
10 12 (1.93%) IBM
10 12 (1.93%) JBoss
11 10 (1.61%) Software AG
11 10 (1.61%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.13%) Sage
13 6 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.97%) NetApp
14 5 (0.81%) Google
14 5 (0.81%) SolarWinds
Essex
Volaris Exec
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + comprehensive bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Essex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, flex bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, bonus, medical, flex bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 5-8k car, bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
I3
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Annapurna
Posted: 9 days ago
Hoddesdon Hertford Ware Welwyn Harlow
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to circa £50k + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Basildon
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits package + More
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 21 days ago