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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 338 217 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.34% 22.77% 36.44%
As % of the General category 59.72% 56.22% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 236 148 292
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
566 386 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.12% 40.50% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 429 281 404
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 January 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 January 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 0 136 £47,500 -9.52% 18
Basildon 0 34 £60,750 +10.45% 10
Colchester +8 26 £32,000 -24.70% 3
Southend-on-Sea - 7 £28,500 - 3
Chelmsford -19 6 £54,000 +35.00% 1
Harlow -2 2 £27,500 -43.58%
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 149 (20.41%) SQL
2 140 (19.18%) .NET
3 126 (17.26%) Project Management
4 123 (16.85%) Windows
5 118 (16.16%) SQL Server
6 106 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 105 (14.38%) Banking
8 98 (13.42%) Microsoft
9 93 (12.74%) Degree
10 83 (11.37%) MS Excel
11 82 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
12 77 (10.55%) MS Office
13 70 (9.59%) SOA
14 69 (9.45%) Oracle
15 68 (9.32%) PRINCE2
16 66 (9.04%) Active Directory
17 65 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
18 63 (8.63%) Telecoms
19 58 (7.95%) ITIL
20 56 (7.67%) Java
20 56 (7.67%) QA
21 54 (7.40%) Citrix
22 48 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
22 48 (6.58%) C#
23 47 (6.44%) Microsoft Certification
24 44 (6.03%) E-Commerce
24 44 (6.03%) Linux
25 42 (5.75%) Cisco
25 42 (5.75%) SAN
25 42 (5.75%) Time Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (4.93%) IIS
2 35 (4.79%) WebSphere
3 25 (3.42%) JBoss
4 21 (2.88%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.78%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.68%) GlassFish
7 5 (0.68%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.55%) Apache
9 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.27%) SAS
11 1 (0.14%) Mule
Applications
1 83 (11.37%) MS Excel
2 77 (10.55%) MS Office
3 27 (3.70%) MS Project
4 19 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 17 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.51%) AWD
2 7 (0.96%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.82%) BASE24
4 4 (0.55%) Magento
4 4 (0.55%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.27%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.14%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.14%) Agresso
6 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
1 2 (0.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.75%) SAN
2 26 (3.56%) Firewall
3 20 (2.74%) VoIP
4 17 (2.33%) H.323
4 17 (2.33%) DNS
5 13 (1.78%) ATM
5 13 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (1.51%) NAS
7 9 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (1.10%) LDAP
8 8 (1.10%) DHCP
9 7 (0.96%) FWSM
10 6 (0.82%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (0.68%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.55%) IPv4
12 4 (0.55%) IPv6
12 4 (0.55%) Wireless
12 4 (0.55%) Internet
12 4 (0.55%) BGP
12 4 (0.55%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 37 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (2.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 13 (1.78%) PerformancePoint
8 11 (1.51%) DB2
8 11 (1.51%) MS Access
8 11 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (0.96%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.68%) DTS
10 5 (0.68%) OLTP
10 5 (0.68%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.68%) OLAP
11 4 (0.55%) SQL CLR
11 4 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.55%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 15 (2.05%) Selenium
2 14 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 14 (1.92%) ERwin
2 14 (1.92%) Subversion
3 13 (1.78%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.64%) MSTest
4 12 (1.64%) NUnit
5 10 (1.37%) SoapUI
5 10 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (1.23%) Moq
7 6 (0.82%) JMeter
7 6 (0.82%) TestDirector
8 5 (0.68%) LoadRunner
9 3 (0.41%) JIRA
10 1 (0.14%) XMLSpy
10 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
General
1 105 (14.38%) Banking
2 63 (8.63%) Telecoms
3 20 (2.74%) Legal
4 18 (2.47%) Law
5 14 (1.92%) Marketing
6 13 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.96%) Retail
8 6 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.82%) Automotive
9 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.41%) Billing
10 3 (0.41%) Back Office
10 3 (0.41%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.27%) Advertising
11 2 (0.27%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 168 (23.01%) Analyst
2 110 (15.07%) Project Manager
3 92 (12.60%) Architect
4 83 (11.37%) Developer
5 50 (6.85%) Support Analyst
6 40 (5.48%) Business Analyst
7 37 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
8 31 (4.25%) Senior Manager
9 30 (4.11%) Administrator
10 26 (3.56%) Applications Support
11 24 (3.29%) Applications Support Analyst
12 23 (3.15%) .NET Developer
13 22 (3.01%) DBA
14 20 (2.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 19 (2.60%) Senior Developer
16 18 (2.47%) Network Engineer
17 16 (2.19%) Test Manager
17 16 (2.19%) Test Analyst
17 16 (2.19%) SQL DBA
18 15 (2.05%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (19.18%) .NET
2 40 (5.48%) Middleware
3 34 (4.66%) ASP.NET
4 26 (3.56%) HTML
5 23 (3.15%) WPF
6 21 (2.88%) XML
7 17 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (2.05%) WCF
9 14 (1.92%) Flash
9 14 (1.92%) CSS
9 14 (1.92%) SOAP
10 10 (1.37%) .NET Framework
10 10 (1.37%) WinForms
11 9 (1.23%) Castle Windsor
11 9 (1.23%) Ninject
11 9 (1.23%) Spring.NET
11 9 (1.23%) Unity DI Container
12 8 (1.10%) Web Services
12 8 (1.10%) jQuery
13 6 (0.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 82 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.93%) AS400
3 33 (4.52%) Management Information System
3 33 (4.52%) Computer Science
4 31 (4.25%) iSeries
5 17 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
6 16 (2.19%) Data Extraction
6 16 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.05%) Clustering
8 14 (1.92%) Blackberry
9 13 (1.78%) Replication
10 9 (1.23%) Social Network
10 9 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (1.10%) PMI
12 7 (0.96%) EMV
13 6 (0.82%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.82%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.68%) Smartphone
14 5 (0.68%) CMDB
14 5 (0.68%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 123 (16.85%) Windows
2 44 (6.03%) Linux
3 17 (2.33%) UNIX
4 15 (2.05%) Windows 7
5 13 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (1.64%) AIX
7 10 (1.37%) Solaris
7 10 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.96%) Apple iOS
10 7 (0.96%) Android
11 3 (0.41%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (17.26%) Project Management
2 106 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (9.59%) SOA
4 68 (9.32%) PRINCE2
5 65 (8.90%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (7.95%) ITIL
7 48 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
8 44 (6.03%) E-Commerce
9 42 (5.75%) Time Management
10 41 (5.62%) Wealth Management
11 40 (5.48%) Change Management
12 37 (5.07%) UML
12 37 (5.07%) Disaster Recovery
13 36 (4.93%) Programme Management
13 36 (4.93%) ETL
14 33 (4.52%) TOGAF
14 33 (4.52%) Test Automation
15 29 (3.97%) Data Modelling
16 28 (3.84%) MVC
17 27 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 149 (20.41%) SQL
2 56 (7.67%) Java
3 48 (6.58%) C#
4 32 (4.38%) JavaScript
5 21 (2.88%) T-SQL
6 17 (2.33%) RPG
6 17 (2.33%) VB.NET
7 15 (2.05%) COBOL
8 11 (1.51%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.37%) VBA
10 7 (0.96%) VBScript
11 6 (0.82%) VB
12 5 (0.68%) Perl
13 4 (0.55%) PHP
13 4 (0.55%) XQuery
13 4 (0.55%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.55%) XPath
14 3 (0.41%) Python
14 3 (0.41%) ABAP
15 2 (0.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 93 (12.74%) Degree
2 47 (6.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (5.62%) ISEB
4 38 (5.21%) ISTQB
5 23 (3.15%) MCSA
5 23 (3.15%) PMP
6 14 (1.92%) CISA
7 12 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (1.64%) MCITP
8 11 (1.51%) CISSP
9 10 (1.37%) PMI Certification
10 9 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (1.23%) MCSE
11 8 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.96%) CISM
12 7 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.82%) Security Cleared
14 5 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.68%) CCNP
14 5 (0.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.67%) QA
2 34 (4.66%) SLA
3 13 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.55%) P3O
6 4 (0.55%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.27%) HL7
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 66 (9.04%) Active Directory
2 36 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.19%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.96%) vSphere
6 4 (0.55%) Xen
7 3 (0.41%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.27%) vCloud
9 1 (0.14%) XenApp
9 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (3.84%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (1.78%) Tivoli
3 13 (1.78%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.41%) SCCM
4 3 (0.41%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.27%) Puppet
5 2 (0.27%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.14%) SCOM
6 1 (0.14%) Nagios
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 98 (13.42%) Microsoft
2 69 (9.45%) Oracle
3 54 (7.40%) Citrix
4 42 (5.75%) Cisco
5 40 (5.48%) IBM
6 39 (5.34%) VMware
7 38 (5.21%) HP
8 30 (4.11%) webMethods
9 26 (3.56%) TIBCO
10 25 (3.42%) SolarWinds
11 15 (2.05%) SAP
12 14 (1.92%) SunGard
12 14 (1.92%) MKS
13 13 (1.78%) Software AG
13 13 (1.78%) NetApp
14 12 (1.64%) BMC
15 11 (1.51%) Red Hat
16 10 (1.37%) Polycom
16 10 (1.37%) Juniper
16 10 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
Brentwood, Essex
Next Move IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime + Oncall Allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, health care, pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Essex
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £4000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 18 hours ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £16640 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 9 days ago