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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 357 261 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 28.70% 23.64% 27.62%
As % of the General category 64.44% 58.65% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 237 198 223
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,200 £76,750 £64,500
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
554 445 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.53% 40.31% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 388 354 352
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £60,000 £68,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 90 £52,500 -30.00% 4
Chelmsford +2 68 £48,000 +1.05% 2
Basildon 0 53 £57,500 +26.37% 4
Colchester -1 11 £42,500 +6.25%
Southend-on-Sea +1 10 £20,000 -48.71% 2
Harlow - 3 £37,500 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 182 (25.07%) SQL
2 130 (17.91%) Windows
3 129 (17.77%) SQL Server
4 113 (15.56%) Microsoft
5 103 (14.19%) Project Management
6 100 (13.77%) .NET
7 96 (13.22%) MS Excel
8 95 (13.09%) Banking
9 90 (12.40%) ITIL
10 89 (12.26%) Business Analysis
11 84 (11.57%) SDLC
12 81 (11.16%) Oracle
13 78 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
14 75 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
15 74 (10.19%) Degree
15 74 (10.19%) PRINCE2
16 70 (9.64%) C#
17 66 (9.09%) MS Office
18 65 (8.95%) QA
19 62 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
20 56 (7.71%) Change Management
21 55 (7.58%) Active Directory
22 54 (7.44%) Wealth Management
23 53 (7.30%) Citrix
23 53 (7.30%) VMware
24 51 (7.02%) JavaScript
25 47 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
26 45 (6.20%) Service Delivery
27 44 (6.06%) Logistics
28 43 (5.92%) Telecoms

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (4.68%) IIS
2 21 (2.89%) JBoss
3 15 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.38%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (0.83%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 6 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
7 6 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.55%) Apache
10 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.28%) CMS
12 1 (0.14%) SAS
12 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.14%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
Applications
1 96 (13.22%) MS Excel
2 66 (9.09%) MS Office
3 26 (3.58%) MS Project
4 15 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.28%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 18 (2.48%) AWD
2 10 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (1.38%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (1.38%) CODA-Financials
2 10 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (1.24%) SunGard AvantGard
3 9 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (1.10%) Cognos Controller
5 7 (0.96%) SAP SRM
6 6 (0.83%) Cognos Planning
6 6 (0.83%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.69%) SAP MM
7 5 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.55%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.38%) Office 365
2 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.68%) SAN
2 24 (3.31%) DNS
3 22 (3.03%) DHCP
4 21 (2.89%) LDAP
5 19 (2.62%) Firewall
6 9 (1.24%) WAN
7 8 (1.10%) VoIP
8 6 (0.83%) LAN
8 6 (0.83%) VPN
8 6 (0.83%) NAS
9 4 (0.55%) NetScreen
9 4 (0.55%) Intranet
10 3 (0.41%) H.323
10 3 (0.41%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.28%) MD110
12 1 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.14%) Network Security
12 1 (0.14%) Wireless Security
12 1 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (17.77%) SQL Server
2 42 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
5 27 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (3.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
9 21 (2.89%) MS Access
10 19 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (1.93%) DTS
12 13 (1.79%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.38%) QlikView
13 10 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (0.83%) Relational Database
17 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
18 3 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (2.75%) Subversion
2 18 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 16 (2.20%) ERwin
4 15 (2.07%) Visual Studio
5 13 (1.79%) HP UFT
6 11 (1.52%) SoapUI
7 10 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.10%) Selenium
9 7 (0.96%) JIRA
9 7 (0.96%) XMLSpy
10 6 (0.83%) Git (software)
11 4 (0.55%) TestDirector
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.28%) NUnit
13 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.28%) MSTest
14 1 (0.14%) Zephyr
14 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 1 (0.14%) Mercurial
General
1 95 (13.09%) Banking
2 43 (5.92%) Telecoms
3 20 (2.75%) Retail
4 10 (1.38%) Financial Institution
4 10 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.24%) Back Office
5 9 (1.24%) Law
5 9 (1.24%) Legal
6 4 (0.55%) Billing
6 4 (0.55%) Advertising
6 4 (0.55%) Marketing
7 3 (0.41%) Publishing
7 3 (0.41%) Automotive
8 2 (0.28%) Electronics
8 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.28%) Military
8 2 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 274 (37.74%) Analyst
2 110 (15.15%) Business Analyst
3 69 (9.50%) Developer
4 64 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 61 (8.40%) Support Analyst
6 49 (6.75%) Systems Analyst
7 37 (5.10%) Architect
8 33 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 23 (3.17%) Test Analyst
9 23 (3.17%) Senior Manager
9 23 (3.17%) C# Developer
9 23 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 21 (2.89%) Financial Business Analyst
10 21 (2.89%) .NET Developer
11 19 (2.62%) Security Analyst
11 19 (2.62%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 18 (2.48%) Software Developer
13 16 (2.20%) PMO Analyst
13 16 (2.20%) Financial Analyst
13 16 (2.20%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (13.77%) .NET
2 38 (5.23%) ASP.NET
3 36 (4.96%) CSS
3 36 (4.96%) HTML
4 32 (4.41%) Middleware
5 27 (3.72%) .NET Framework
6 16 (2.20%) WinForms
6 16 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (1.79%) SOAP
7 13 (1.79%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (1.79%) AngularJS
8 11 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (1.38%) WPF
9 10 (1.38%) Ajax
10 9 (1.24%) WCF
11 8 (1.10%) Flash
11 8 (1.10%) Web Services
12 7 (0.96%) jQuery
12 7 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.83%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 27 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 22 (3.03%) AS400
5 20 (2.75%) Clustering
6 16 (2.20%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.07%) iSeries
8 14 (1.93%) Replication
9 12 (1.65%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.52%) PMI
10 11 (1.52%) Data Integration
11 10 (1.38%) CMDB
12 8 (1.10%) Mathematics
13 6 (0.83%) IVR
13 6 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.83%) BYOD
14 4 (0.55%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.55%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.55%) Thin Client
15 3 (0.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 130 (17.91%) Windows
2 43 (5.92%) Linux
3 21 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (2.07%) UNIX
6 11 (1.52%) Solaris
6 11 (1.52%) Data ONTAP
7 10 (1.38%) AIX
8 9 (1.24%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.41%) Android
11 2 (0.28%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.28%) CentOS
11 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.28%) HPUX
12 1 (0.14%) Debian
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (14.19%) Project Management
2 90 (12.40%) ITIL
3 89 (12.26%) Business Analysis
4 84 (11.57%) SDLC
5 75 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (10.19%) PRINCE2
7 62 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (7.71%) Change Management
9 54 (7.44%) Wealth Management
10 45 (6.20%) Service Delivery
11 44 (6.06%) Logistics
12 40 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (5.37%) Software Delivery
14 37 (5.10%) MVC
14 37 (5.10%) Programme Management
15 36 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
16 32 (4.41%) Scrum
16 32 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
17 31 (4.27%) System Testing
18 28 (3.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 182 (25.07%) SQL
2 70 (9.64%) C#
3 51 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 29 (3.99%) T-SQL
5 21 (2.89%) VBA
6 18 (2.48%) VB.NET
7 17 (2.34%) VB
7 17 (2.34%) COBOL
8 14 (1.93%) PowerShell
9 13 (1.79%) C
10 12 (1.65%) Java
10 12 (1.65%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.38%) VBScript
12 8 (1.10%) Perl
13 6 (0.83%) Python
13 6 (0.83%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.83%) Korn
14 5 (0.69%) VB6
15 3 (0.41%) ABAP
15 3 (0.41%) RPG
Qualifications
1 74 (10.19%) Degree
2 26 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (3.44%) ISEB
4 13 (1.79%) CISSP
5 12 (1.65%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.52%) PMP
7 10 (1.38%) MCSE
7 10 (1.38%) ISTQB
8 9 (1.24%) MCSA
8 9 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.83%) CCNP
11 5 (0.69%) CCNA
11 5 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.69%) ACCA
11 5 (0.69%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.69%) Security Cleared
11 5 (0.69%) CIMA
11 5 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.55%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.95%) QA
2 24 (3.31%) SLA
3 8 (1.10%) P3O
4 5 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.28%) COBIT
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.14%) BS25999
System Software
1 55 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 47 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 12 (1.65%) XenServer
5 11 (1.52%) XenApp
6 7 (0.96%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.28%) vSphere
9 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (1.65%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.96%) SCCM
4 7 (0.96%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.14%) Opsview
7 1 (0.14%) Control-M
7 1 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 113 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 81 (11.16%) Oracle
3 53 (7.30%) Citrix
3 53 (7.30%) VMware
4 35 (4.82%) Cognos
5 29 (3.99%) IBM
6 27 (3.72%) Cisco
7 22 (3.03%) CODA
8 18 (2.48%) MKS
8 18 (2.48%) SAP
8 18 (2.48%) HP
9 17 (2.34%) SolarWinds
10 13 (1.79%) SunGard
11 12 (1.65%) Sun
11 12 (1.65%) Avaya
11 12 (1.65%) BMC
12 11 (1.52%) NetApp
13 8 (1.10%) Red Gate
14 7 (0.96%) CheckPoint
15 6 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
Basildon, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Picture More Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Hallmark Care Homes
Posted: 3 days ago
Canvey Island, Essex
Talent Spa
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Hudson IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: Competitive + benefits and bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Essex
Mason Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Basildon
Xchanging UK Ltd
Salary: Comp+bens+bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago