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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 287 300 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.00% 27.30% 23.44%
As % of the General category 62.80% 62.50% 61.80%
Number of salaries quoted 218 217 211
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,295
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,500 £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
457 480 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.39% 43.68% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 360 360 330
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +3 61 £50,000 +42.85% 10
Brentwood 0 48 £80,000 +92.77% 10
Chelmsford +5 19 £47,500 +15.15%
Colchester +2 15 £40,000 -23.80%
Hockley - 11 £25,000 - 1
Saffron Walden - 6 £37,500 - 2
Witham +4 5 £65,000 +67.74% 2
Southend-on-Sea -3 4 £41,250 -2.38% 1
Purfleet - 3 £32,500 -
Braintree - 2 £40,000 -
Thurrock - 2 - -
Halstead - 2 £40,000 -
Loughton - 1 - -
Billericay - 1 £40,000 - 1
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (22.36%) SQL
2 139 (21.29%) SQL Server
3 134 (20.52%) Project Management
4 130 (19.91%) .NET
5 98 (15.01%) MS Excel
6 97 (14.85%) Microsoft
7 93 (14.24%) Oracle
8 86 (13.17%) Windows
9 85 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
10 80 (12.25%) PRINCE2
11 77 (11.79%) Degree
12 71 (10.87%) C#
13 70 (10.72%) E-Commerce
14 68 (10.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 67 (10.26%) Java
16 62 (9.49%) Linux
17 58 (8.88%) Banking
18 53 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
19 48 (7.35%) Marketing
20 47 (7.20%) MS Office
21 41 (6.28%) QA
22 40 (6.13%) XML
22 40 (6.13%) Active Directory
22 40 (6.13%) VMware
23 39 (5.97%) Programme Management
23 39 (5.97%) OO
23 39 (5.97%) Change Management
24 38 (5.82%) JavaScript
24 38 (5.82%) Mentoring
25 37 (5.67%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 23 (3.52%) SharePoint
1 23 (3.52%) IIS
2 15 (2.30%) WebSphere
3 9 (1.38%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.92%) CMS
4 6 (0.92%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.77%) GlassFish
6 4 (0.61%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.46%) Apache
7 3 (0.46%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.15%) Documentum
8 1 (0.15%) SAS
8 1 (0.15%) CICS
8 1 (0.15%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.15%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.15%) Mule
8 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 98 (15.01%) MS Excel
2 47 (7.20%) MS Office
3 21 (3.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (3.06%) MS Project
5 13 (1.99%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (4.29%) Magento
2 27 (4.13%) Oracle CRM
3 11 (1.68%) VisionPLUS
4 8 (1.23%) AWD
4 8 (1.23%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.92%) BASE24
6 4 (0.61%) JDE OneWorld
7 3 (0.46%) HFM
8 2 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.31%) assyst
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
9 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.36%) Firewall
2 28 (4.29%) SAN
3 19 (2.91%) VoIP
4 18 (2.76%) DNS
4 18 (2.76%) NAS
5 14 (2.14%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.84%) DHCP
6 12 (1.84%) Wireless
6 12 (1.84%) Internet
7 8 (1.23%) MPLS
7 8 (1.23%) OSPF
7 8 (1.23%) BGP
7 8 (1.23%) Multicast
7 8 (1.23%) WAN
8 7 (1.07%) SDH
8 7 (1.07%) VPN
8 7 (1.07%) Network Security
8 7 (1.07%) DWDM
9 6 (0.92%) LDAP
9 6 (0.92%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (21.29%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.14%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.53%) DTS
7 10 (1.53%) Data Mining
7 10 (1.53%) OLAP
7 10 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.38%) OLTP
9 8 (1.23%) MySQL
9 8 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.07%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.92%) QlikView
11 6 (0.92%) NonStop SQL
11 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (5.51%) Visual Studio
2 12 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.68%) Selenium
4 10 (1.53%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (1.23%) MSTest
5 8 (1.23%) NUnit
5 8 (1.23%) ERwin
6 5 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (0.77%) Moq
7 4 (0.61%) Subversion
8 3 (0.46%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.31%) Ant
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.31%) Maven
9 2 (0.31%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.31%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.31%) Gradle
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.15%) JMeter
General
1 58 (8.88%) Banking
2 48 (7.35%) Marketing
3 33 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.45%) Retail
5 14 (2.14%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.53%) Legal
7 9 (1.38%) Law
8 6 (0.92%) Back Office
9 5 (0.77%) Electronics
10 2 (0.31%) Automotive
10 2 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.31%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.31%) Advertising
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Local Government
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 135 (20.67%) Analyst
2 119 (18.22%) Project Manager
3 89 (13.63%) Developer
4 70 (10.72%) Architect
5 37 (5.67%) DBA
5 37 (5.67%) Administrator
6 35 (5.36%) Support Analyst
7 32 (4.90%) Senior Manager
8 31 (4.75%) Applications Support
9 30 (4.59%) SQL DBA
10 28 (4.29%) Business Analyst
10 28 (4.29%) Test Manager
11 26 (3.98%) IT Project Manager
12 23 (3.52%) .NET Developer
13 22 (3.37%) C# Developer
14 19 (2.91%) Applications Support Analyst
15 17 (2.60%) Infrastructure Manager
16 16 (2.45%) Junior
17 15 (2.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 15 (2.30%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (19.91%) .NET
2 40 (6.13%) XML
3 36 (5.51%) HTML
4 34 (5.21%) ASP.NET
5 29 (4.44%) Middleware
6 27 (4.13%) WCF
7 24 (3.68%) WPF
8 22 (3.37%) Web Services
9 15 (2.30%) XHTML
9 15 (2.30%) jQuery
10 13 (1.99%) ADO.NET
11 10 (1.53%) WinForms
12 9 (1.38%) SOAP
13 8 (1.23%) CSS
13 8 (1.23%) .NET Framework
13 8 (1.23%) LINQ
14 6 (0.92%) Silverlight
14 6 (0.92%) Unity DI Container
15 5 (0.77%) Castle Windsor
15 5 (0.77%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 85 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (2.76%) Computer Science
3 16 (2.45%) PMI
4 14 (2.14%) Replication
4 14 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.38%) Clustering
5 9 (1.38%) AS400
6 8 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (0.92%) Mathematics
7 6 (0.92%) iSeries
7 6 (0.92%) Social Network
7 6 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.77%) N-Tier
8 5 (0.77%) Equities
8 5 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (0.61%) Open Source
9 4 (0.61%) IVR
9 4 (0.61%) E-Learning
9 4 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 86 (13.17%) Windows
2 62 (9.49%) Linux
3 28 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 20 (3.06%) UNIX
5 13 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (1.38%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.77%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.61%) Android
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.15%) Solaris
10 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (20.52%) Project Management
2 80 (12.25%) PRINCE2
3 70 (10.72%) E-Commerce
4 68 (10.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (5.97%) Programme Management
6 39 (5.97%) OO
6 39 (5.97%) Change Management
7 38 (5.82%) Mentoring
8 37 (5.67%) ITIL
9 35 (5.36%) SOA
10 32 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
11 31 (4.75%) CRM
12 29 (4.44%) Migration
13 26 (3.98%) MVC
14 25 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (3.68%) Service Delivery
15 24 (3.68%) Incident Management
16 23 (3.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 146 (22.36%) SQL
2 71 (10.87%) C#
3 67 (10.26%) Java
4 38 (5.82%) JavaScript
5 32 (4.90%) PHP
6 30 (4.59%) VB.NET
7 21 (3.22%) Shell Script
8 20 (3.06%) T-SQL
9 16 (2.45%) VBScript
9 16 (2.45%) Perl
10 15 (2.30%) C
11 14 (2.14%) C++
12 11 (1.68%) VBA
12 11 (1.68%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.68%) AWK
12 11 (1.68%) Korn
13 10 (1.53%) VB
14 9 (1.38%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.77%) Python
15 5 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (11.79%) Degree
2 36 (5.51%) ISEB
3 30 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (3.83%) ISTQB
5 20 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 16 (2.45%) PMI Certification
7 14 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 13 (1.99%) PMP
9 11 (1.68%) APMP
9 11 (1.68%) MCTS
9 11 (1.68%) MCITP
10 10 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.38%) MCP
12 8 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.92%) JNCIE
13 6 (0.92%) CISSP
14 5 (0.77%) MCDBA
14 5 (0.77%) CCIE
14 5 (0.77%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.28%) QA
2 18 (2.76%) SLA
3 8 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.23%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.61%) COBIT
6 2 (0.31%) P3O
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (6.13%) Active Directory
2 31 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.92%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.61%) MetaFrame
4 4 (0.61%) Xen
4 4 (0.61%) NFS
5 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.15%) KVM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.68%) Red Hat Satellite
2 11 (1.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 6 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (0.77%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.77%) HP SIM
5 4 (0.61%) Nagios
6 3 (0.46%) Puppet
6 3 (0.46%) Opsview
7 2 (0.31%) WebInspect
7 2 (0.31%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.15%) Control-M
8 1 (0.15%) SCCM
8 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.15%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 97 (14.85%) Microsoft
2 93 (14.24%) Oracle
3 40 (6.13%) VMware
4 31 (4.75%) SAP
5 27 (4.13%) Cisco
5 27 (4.13%) Citrix
5 27 (4.13%) HP
5 27 (4.13%) JD Edwards
6 25 (3.83%) Red Hat
7 21 (3.22%) webMethods
8 19 (2.91%) JBoss
9 17 (2.60%) IBM
10 14 (2.14%) Software AG
11 13 (1.99%) Juniper
11 13 (1.99%) TIBCO
12 9 (1.38%) Sage
13 8 (1.23%) Google
14 6 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (0.77%) NetApp
15 5 (0.77%) SolarWinds
Saffron Walden, Essex
RBW Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harlow, Essex
KH Recruitment
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Witham, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45 - £55 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 15% bonus/equity + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £45k + pkg
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Nakama
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Witham, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £59500 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago