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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 359 377 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.02% 26.97% 32.07%
As % of the General category 63.20% 61.60% 71.79%
Number of salaries quoted 286 283 274
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £74,250 £60,000
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
568 612 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.34% 43.78% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 454 461 381
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 0 127 £55,000 +4.76% 10
Basildon 0 57 £56,250 +2.27% 3
Southend-on-Sea +1 20 £30,000 -22.58% 2
Chelmsford -4 17 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Colchester -17 13 £33,000 -30.52%
Loughton - 5 £31,500 -
Harlow -3 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Rayleigh - 2 £60,000 - 1
Witham -1 1 £21,500 -59.04%
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 176 (25.11%) SQL
2 149 (21.26%) Windows
3 126 (17.97%) Microsoft
4 123 (17.55%) SQL Server
5 115 (16.41%) .NET
6 112 (15.98%) MS Excel
7 100 (14.27%) Degree
8 98 (13.98%) Project Management
9 92 (13.12%) Banking
10 86 (12.27%) Active Directory
11 85 (12.13%) Citrix
11 85 (12.13%) MS Office
12 81 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 81 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
13 80 (11.41%) ITIL
14 79 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
15 60 (8.56%) C#
16 59 (8.42%) VMware
17 56 (7.99%) AS400
17 56 (7.99%) Oracle
18 55 (7.85%) Microsoft Certification
18 55 (7.85%) Wealth Management
19 53 (7.56%) QA
20 52 (7.42%) Telecoms
20 52 (7.42%) VMware Infrastructure
21 51 (7.28%) PRINCE2
21 51 (7.28%) Business Analysis
22 49 (6.99%) Management Information System
23 48 (6.85%) JavaScript
24 47 (6.70%) Linux

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (4.14%) IIS
2 26 (3.71%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.00%) MS Exchange
4 19 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (2.43%) JBoss
6 13 (1.85%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.14%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.00%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 7 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.29%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.29%) SAS
11 1 (0.14%) Apache
Applications
1 112 (15.98%) MS Excel
2 85 (12.13%) MS Office
3 22 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (2.85%) MS Project
5 18 (2.57%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.57%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 12 (1.71%) AWD
2 6 (0.86%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.29%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.29%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.29%) BASE24
3 2 (0.29%) VisionPLUS
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.14%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.14%) Office 365
2 11 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.29%) SaaS
4 2 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.56%) SAN
2 33 (4.71%) Firewall
3 26 (3.71%) DNS
4 16 (2.28%) DHCP
4 16 (2.28%) VoIP
5 15 (2.14%) LDAP
6 9 (1.28%) ATM
6 9 (1.28%) NAS
7 7 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (1.00%) WAN
7 7 (1.00%) H.323
8 5 (0.71%) VPN
9 4 (0.57%) SCCP
9 4 (0.57%) LAN
9 4 (0.57%) Wireless
10 3 (0.43%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.43%) FWSM
10 3 (0.43%) NetScreen
11 2 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (17.55%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (2.85%) DB2
7 17 (2.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 16 (2.28%) MS Access
8 16 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (1.85%) PerformancePoint
10 13 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.57%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.14%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.86%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.57%) RavenDB
14 4 (0.57%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.43%) SQL CLR
16 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (2.43%) SoapUI
2 14 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 14 (2.00%) Subversion
3 12 (1.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 12 (1.71%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.71%) ERwin
4 11 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (1.43%) Selenium
6 9 (1.28%) NUnit
6 9 (1.28%) MSTest
7 7 (1.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (1.00%) JIRA
7 7 (1.00%) XMLSpy
8 6 (0.86%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.71%) TestDirector
9 5 (0.71%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (0.71%) Moq
10 4 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.57%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.29%) Mercurial
General
1 92 (13.12%) Banking
2 52 (7.42%) Telecoms
3 18 (2.57%) Legal
4 14 (2.00%) Law
4 14 (2.00%) Marketing
5 13 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.71%) Retail
7 10 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.86%) Back Office
9 4 (0.57%) Automotive
10 3 (0.43%) Electronics
10 3 (0.43%) Billing
11 2 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.29%) Military
11 2 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.14%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 229 (32.67%) Analyst
2 82 (11.70%) Project Manager
2 82 (11.70%) Developer
3 74 (10.56%) Business Analyst
4 46 (6.56%) Support Analyst
5 43 (6.13%) Architect
6 31 (4.42%) Test Analyst
7 25 (3.57%) Administrator
7 25 (3.57%) .NET Developer
8 20 (2.85%) C# Developer
8 20 (2.85%) Applications Support
8 20 (2.85%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (2.71%) Technical Support
10 18 (2.57%) Applications Support Analyst
10 18 (2.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (2.43%) AS400 Support
11 17 (2.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (2.28%) Senior Developer
12 16 (2.28%) Senior Manager
13 15 (2.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (16.41%) .NET
2 38 (5.42%) HTML
3 36 (5.14%) ASP.NET
4 34 (4.85%) CSS
5 27 (3.85%) Middleware
6 20 (2.85%) Flash
6 20 (2.85%) SOAP
6 20 (2.85%) .NET Framework
7 17 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (2.00%) XML
9 13 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (1.28%) Web Services
10 9 (1.28%) WinForms
10 9 (1.28%) Ajax
10 9 (1.28%) WPF
11 8 (1.14%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (1.00%) Silverlight
12 7 (1.00%) HTML5
13 6 (0.86%) JSP
13 6 (0.86%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 79 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (7.99%) AS400
3 49 (6.99%) Management Information System
4 47 (6.70%) iSeries
5 43 (6.13%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.57%) Clustering
7 14 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.00%) Data Extraction
8 12 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.57%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.28%) Data Integration
11 8 (1.14%) CMDB
11 8 (1.14%) PMI
12 7 (1.00%) EMV
12 7 (1.00%) Replication
12 7 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.00%) BYOD
13 6 (0.86%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.86%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.71%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 149 (21.26%) Windows
2 47 (6.70%) Linux
3 26 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (3.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (3.42%) UNIX
5 20 (2.85%) AIX
6 16 (2.28%) Solaris
7 13 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.14%) Windows 2000
10 5 (0.71%) Android
11 4 (0.57%) CentOS
11 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.43%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.29%) HPUX
14 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (13.98%) Project Management
2 81 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 81 (11.55%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (11.41%) ITIL
4 55 (7.85%) Wealth Management
5 51 (7.28%) PRINCE2
5 51 (7.28%) Business Analysis
6 47 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 40 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (5.56%) Time Management
9 38 (5.42%) E-Commerce
10 36 (5.14%) CRM
11 35 (4.99%) Change Management
11 35 (4.99%) Waterfall
12 33 (4.71%) MVC
12 33 (4.71%) Software Delivery
13 31 (4.42%) ETL
14 30 (4.28%) SOA
15 27 (3.85%) Data Modelling
15 27 (3.85%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (25.11%) SQL
2 60 (8.56%) C#
3 48 (6.85%) JavaScript
4 33 (4.71%) COBOL
4 33 (4.71%) Java
5 26 (3.71%) RPG
6 22 (3.14%) T-SQL
7 16 (2.28%) VB.NET
8 14 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 12 (1.71%) Perl
10 10 (1.43%) Python
11 9 (1.28%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.28%) Korn
12 8 (1.14%) VB
13 6 (0.86%) VBScript
13 6 (0.86%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.71%) ABAP
15 3 (0.43%) VBA
15 3 (0.43%) C
15 3 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 100 (14.27%) Degree
2 55 (7.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (3.71%) MCSE
4 24 (3.42%) ISEB
5 22 (3.14%) MCSA
5 22 (3.14%) ISTQB
6 19 (2.71%) PMP
7 16 (2.28%) CISA
8 15 (2.14%) CISSP
9 14 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (1.28%) MCITP
11 9 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.28%) CCNP
12 8 (1.14%) CISM
12 8 (1.14%) PMI Certification
12 8 (1.14%) Security Cleared
13 7 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.56%) QA
2 33 (4.71%) SLA
3 14 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.85%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.43%) P3O
6 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.29%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 86 (12.27%) Active Directory
2 52 (7.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 9 (1.28%) XenServer
5 7 (1.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.71%) XenApp
7 4 (0.57%) vSphere
7 4 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (3.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 24 (3.42%) Tivoli
3 23 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.14%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.71%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (0.57%) Opsview
6 4 (0.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 4 (0.57%) SCCM
6 4 (0.57%) CiscoWorks
7 3 (0.43%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.29%) Nagios
8 2 (0.29%) SCOM
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 126 (17.97%) Microsoft
2 85 (12.13%) Citrix
3 59 (8.42%) VMware
4 56 (7.99%) Oracle
5 44 (6.28%) IBM
6 43 (6.13%) Cisco
7 35 (4.99%) HP
8 22 (3.14%) BMC
8 22 (3.14%) NetApp
8 22 (3.14%) SolarWinds
9 19 (2.71%) SAP
10 14 (2.00%) MKS
11 11 (1.57%) CheckPoint
12 10 (1.43%) Avaya
13 9 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (1.14%) Juniper
15 7 (1.00%) SunGard
16 6 (0.86%) Business Objects
16 6 (0.86%) Red Hat
16 6 (0.86%) F5
Brentwood, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Braintree
Blue Fox
Salary: £13.5k - 14k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £65 - £70 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare, gym
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car allowance & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rayleigh
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago