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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 331 304 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.53% 26.93% 26.15%
As % of the General category 67.97% 64.14% 67.68%
Number of salaries quoted 257 207 215
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +21.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £32,500 £25,118
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
487 474 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.98% 41.98% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 385 350 318
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 75 £80,000 +88.23% 21
Basildon +3 59 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Chelmsford +7 23 £51,250 +55.30% 4
Colchester +8 19 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Hockley - 12 £27,500 -
Saffron Walden - 6 £37,500 -
Southend-on-Sea -4 5 £42,500 +0.57%
Witham - 5 £65,000 -
Purfleet - 3 £32,500 -
Thurrock - 2 - -
Braintree - 2 £40,000 -
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Loughton - 1 - - 1
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 129 (20.67%) Project Management
2 123 (19.71%) SQL
3 119 (19.07%) .NET
4 117 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 86 (13.78%) Oracle
6 84 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
7 82 (13.14%) Windows
8 81 (12.98%) Microsoft
9 80 (12.82%) MS Excel
10 72 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 71 (11.38%) Degree
11 71 (11.38%) PRINCE2
12 60 (9.62%) C#
13 58 (9.29%) Java
13 58 (9.29%) Banking
14 56 (8.97%) E-Commerce
15 52 (8.33%) Linux
16 50 (8.01%) Agile Software Development
17 48 (7.69%) MS Office
18 47 (7.53%) SOA
19 43 (6.89%) QA
20 42 (6.73%) Change Management
21 41 (6.57%) Active Directory
22 40 (6.41%) Mentoring
23 38 (6.09%) Cisco
24 36 (5.77%) ISEB
24 36 (5.77%) VMware
25 35 (5.61%) Firewall
26 34 (5.45%) Telecoms
26 34 (5.45%) JavaScript

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 26 (4.17%) IIS
2 22 (3.53%) WebSphere
3 19 (3.04%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.28%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.80%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.80%) GlassFish
6 4 (0.64%) CMS
7 3 (0.48%) Apache
7 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.16%) Mule
8 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.16%) Documentum
8 1 (0.16%) SAS
8 1 (0.16%) CICS
Applications
1 80 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 48 (7.69%) MS Office
3 22 (3.53%) MS Project
4 20 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.24%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (2.72%) Magento
2 15 (2.40%) Oracle CRM
3 10 (1.60%) VisionPLUS
3 10 (1.60%) Google Analytics
4 9 (1.44%) AWD
5 5 (0.80%) BASE24
6 3 (0.48%) HFM
7 2 (0.32%) assyst
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.16%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.16%) Agresso
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.61%) Firewall
2 25 (4.01%) SAN
3 19 (3.04%) VoIP
4 17 (2.72%) DNS
5 13 (2.08%) Internet
6 12 (1.92%) Wireless
6 12 (1.92%) NAS
6 12 (1.92%) DHCP
6 12 (1.92%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.44%) Network Security
7 9 (1.44%) OSPF
7 9 (1.44%) BGP
8 8 (1.28%) WAN
8 8 (1.28%) MPLS
8 8 (1.28%) Multicast
9 7 (1.12%) SDH
9 7 (1.12%) DWDM
10 6 (0.96%) LDAP
10 6 (0.96%) ATM
10 6 (0.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 12 (1.92%) DTS
5 12 (1.92%) OLAP
6 11 (1.76%) OLTP
7 9 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.28%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.12%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.96%) MySQL
11 5 (0.80%) NonStop SQL
12 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.48%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 31 (4.97%) Visual Studio
2 13 (2.08%) Selenium
2 13 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.76%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (1.60%) ERwin
5 8 (1.28%) MSTest
5 8 (1.28%) NUnit
6 6 (0.96%) TestDirector
7 5 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (0.80%) Subversion
7 5 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (0.80%) Moq
8 3 (0.48%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.32%) Gradle
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%) JMeter
10 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
General
1 58 (9.29%) Banking
2 34 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.97%) Marketing
4 9 (1.44%) Legal
5 8 (1.28%) Law
5 8 (1.28%) Retail
6 7 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.80%) Electronics
8 4 (0.64%) Back Office
9 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.32%) Local Government
10 1 (0.16%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Advertising
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (18.27%) Project Manager
2 110 (17.63%) Analyst
3 76 (12.18%) Developer
4 73 (11.70%) Architect
5 38 (6.09%) Senior Manager
6 35 (5.61%) DBA
7 34 (5.45%) Administrator
8 31 (4.97%) Support Analyst
9 28 (4.49%) SQL DBA
10 27 (4.33%) Applications Support
11 25 (4.01%) IT Project Manager
12 24 (3.85%) Test Manager
13 23 (3.69%) Business Analyst
14 20 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
15 19 (3.04%) .NET Developer
16 18 (2.88%) C# Developer
17 17 (2.72%) Junior
18 16 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
19 15 (2.40%) Junior Developer
19 15 (2.40%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (19.07%) .NET
2 32 (5.13%) Middleware
3 30 (4.81%) XML
3 30 (4.81%) HTML
3 30 (4.81%) ASP.NET
4 24 (3.85%) WCF
5 19 (3.04%) WPF
6 17 (2.72%) jQuery
7 12 (1.92%) Web Services
8 11 (1.76%) ADO.NET
9 10 (1.60%) XHTML
10 7 (1.12%) SOAP
11 6 (0.96%) LINQ
11 6 (0.96%) .NET Framework
11 6 (0.96%) WinForms
11 6 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (0.80%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (0.80%) Spring.NET
12 5 (0.80%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (0.80%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 84 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.21%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.24%) Replication
4 11 (1.76%) PMI
4 11 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.60%) Clustering
6 9 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.12%) AS400
7 7 (1.12%) iSeries
8 6 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.80%) Social Network
9 5 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (0.80%) Blackberry
9 5 (0.80%) Equities
10 4 (0.64%) IVR
10 4 (0.64%) Statistics
10 4 (0.64%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 82 (13.14%) Windows
2 52 (8.33%) Linux
3 18 (2.88%) UNIX
4 16 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.60%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.80%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.64%) Android
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.16%) Solaris
10 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (20.67%) Project Management
2 72 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (11.38%) PRINCE2
4 56 (8.97%) E-Commerce
5 50 (8.01%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (7.53%) SOA
7 42 (6.73%) Change Management
8 40 (6.41%) Mentoring
9 34 (5.45%) ITIL
9 34 (5.45%) Programme Management
10 32 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
11 27 (4.33%) UML
12 26 (4.17%) MVC
12 26 (4.17%) Test Automation
13 24 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
13 24 (3.85%) Service Delivery
13 24 (3.85%) Migration
14 23 (3.69%) Incident Management
14 23 (3.69%) OO
15 22 (3.53%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 123 (19.71%) SQL
2 60 (9.62%) C#
3 58 (9.29%) Java
4 34 (5.45%) JavaScript
5 31 (4.97%) VB.NET
6 19 (3.04%) PHP
7 18 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 16 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 14 (2.24%) VBScript
10 12 (1.92%) Perl
10 12 (1.92%) VBA
10 12 (1.92%) C
11 10 (1.60%) C++
11 10 (1.60%) VB
12 8 (1.28%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.12%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.12%) AWK
13 7 (1.12%) Korn
14 5 (0.80%) Python
14 5 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (11.38%) Degree
2 36 (5.77%) ISEB
3 30 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (4.81%) ISTQB
4 19 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (1.92%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.76%) MCTS
6 11 (1.76%) MCITP
6 11 (1.76%) PMP
6 11 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (1.44%) MCP
8 8 (1.28%) APMP
9 7 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.96%) CISSP
10 6 (0.96%) MCSA
10 6 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.96%) JNCIE
11 5 (0.80%) CISM
11 5 (0.80%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.89%) QA
2 24 (3.85%) SLA
3 8 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) COBIT
5 2 (0.32%) HL7
6 1 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 41 (6.57%) Active Directory
2 29 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.12%) Xen
4 6 (0.96%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.64%) MetaFrame
5 4 (0.64%) NFS
6 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.16%) vSphere
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) Firmware
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (2.72%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.12%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (1.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 6 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (0.80%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.80%) HP SIM
5 4 (0.64%) Cisco UCCE
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%) Control-M
8 1 (0.16%) SCCM
8 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.16%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 86 (13.78%) Oracle
2 81 (12.98%) Microsoft
3 38 (6.09%) Cisco
4 36 (5.77%) VMware
5 29 (4.65%) webMethods
6 28 (4.49%) HP
7 26 (4.17%) Citrix
8 22 (3.53%) JBoss
9 20 (3.21%) TIBCO
10 19 (3.04%) Red Hat
11 17 (2.72%) IBM
11 17 (2.72%) SAP
12 15 (2.40%) Juniper
12 15 (2.40%) JD Edwards
13 13 (2.08%) Software AG
14 10 (1.60%) Google
14 10 (1.60%) SolarWinds
15 8 (1.28%) Sage
16 6 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (0.96%) SunGard
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + pension, bonus, health cover
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: 21 hours ago
Essex
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £26000 to £28000 per annum - extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, health cover
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Please call or email your salary expectations, thanks.
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago