The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 240 270 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.13% 24.98% 21.07%
As % of the General category 53.45% 59.60% 56.33%
Number of salaries quoted 191 235 223
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
449 453 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 37.67% 41.91% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 377 360 381
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
East of England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 60 £45,500 +4.00% 2
Chelmsford +3 36 £62,500 +47.05% 2
Brentwood -1 29 £44,375 +4.41% 3
Colchester -15 15 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Saffron Walden -3 9 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Southend-on-Sea -2 7 £42,000 +12.00%
Hockley - 5 £25,000 - 2
Braintree - 4 £24,250 -
Billericay - 3 £40,000 -
Loughton - 3 - - 1
Purfleet - 3 £32,500 -
Thurrock - 2 - -
Waltham Abbey - 1 £32,500 -
Halstead - 1 £40,000 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 174 (27.80%) SQL
2 134 (21.41%) MS Excel
3 133 (21.25%) SQL Server
4 130 (20.77%) Project Management
5 126 (20.13%) .NET
6 125 (19.97%) Microsoft
7 101 (16.13%) Oracle
8 86 (13.74%) Windows
9 84 (13.42%) E-Commerce
10 79 (12.62%) Java
11 78 (12.46%) PRINCE2
12 68 (10.86%) Degree
13 67 (10.70%) Marketing
14 65 (10.38%) C#
14 65 (10.38%) MS Office
15 60 (9.58%) Banking
16 58 (9.27%) OO
17 56 (8.95%) Linux
17 56 (8.95%) SAP
18 55 (8.79%) CRM
19 49 (7.83%) Active Directory
19 49 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
20 47 (7.51%) PHP
20 47 (7.51%) XML
21 43 (6.87%) JD Edwards
21 43 (6.87%) Oracle CRM
21 43 (6.87%) VMware
21 43 (6.87%) Magento
21 43 (6.87%) Apple iOS
22 39 (6.23%) Citrix

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 32 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.92%) IIS
4 6 (0.96%) Umbraco
4 6 (0.96%) CMS
5 5 (0.80%) NetWeaver
6 4 (0.64%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.64%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.16%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) Documentum
9 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.16%) Apache
9 1 (0.16%) CICS
9 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 134 (21.41%) MS Excel
2 65 (10.38%) MS Office
3 24 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (3.67%) MS Project
5 14 (2.24%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (6.87%) Oracle CRM
1 43 (6.87%) Magento
2 11 (1.76%) VisionPLUS
3 9 (1.44%) AWD
4 6 (0.96%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.64%) Cognos Planning
5 4 (0.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.64%) JDE OneWorld
5 4 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.64%) BASE24
6 3 (0.48%) HFM
6 3 (0.48%) assyst
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.32%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.16%) PaaS
2 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.75%) Firewall
2 25 (3.99%) SAN
3 20 (3.19%) DNS
4 15 (2.40%) TCP/IP
5 14 (2.24%) VoIP
6 12 (1.92%) NAS
6 12 (1.92%) Internet
7 10 (1.60%) VPN
8 8 (1.28%) DHCP
9 7 (1.12%) SDH
9 7 (1.12%) WAN
9 7 (1.12%) BGP
9 7 (1.12%) DWDM
9 7 (1.12%) MPLS
9 7 (1.12%) OSPF
9 7 (1.12%) Wireless
9 7 (1.12%) Multicast
9 7 (1.12%) Network Security
10 5 (0.80%) FTP
10 5 (0.80%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 18 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (2.72%) RDBMS
7 15 (2.40%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.60%) Data Mining
9 9 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
9 9 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.28%) QlikView
10 8 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.12%) DTS
11 7 (1.12%) OLAP
11 7 (1.12%) MySQL
11 7 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.96%) OLTP
13 5 (0.80%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (3.99%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (0.96%) Selenium
4 5 (0.80%) Visual Composer
5 4 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.64%) MSTest
5 4 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (0.64%) Moq
5 4 (0.64%) NUnit
6 3 (0.48%) Subversion
6 3 (0.48%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.32%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.32%) ReSharper
7 2 (0.32%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.16%) Maven
8 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.16%) Ant
8 1 (0.16%) XMLSpy
General
1 67 (10.70%) Marketing
2 60 (9.58%) Banking
3 37 (5.91%) Telecoms
4 30 (4.79%) Retail
5 18 (2.88%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.92%) Legal
7 10 (1.60%) Law
8 8 (1.28%) Back Office
9 7 (1.12%) Electronics
10 6 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.32%) Billing
11 2 (0.32%) Publishing
11 2 (0.32%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (27.00%) Analyst
2 107 (17.09%) Project Manager
3 88 (14.06%) Developer
4 52 (8.31%) Support Analyst
5 41 (6.55%) Applications Support
6 39 (6.23%) Administrator
7 37 (5.91%) DBA
8 33 (5.27%) Business Analyst
9 30 (4.79%) Architect
9 30 (4.79%) SQL DBA
10 26 (4.15%) Applications Support Analyst
11 25 (3.99%) Test Manager
12 23 (3.67%) Senior Manager
13 22 (3.51%) C# Developer
13 22 (3.51%) IT Project Manager
14 20 (3.19%) Infrastructure Manager
15 19 (3.04%) .NET Developer
16 17 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
17 16 (2.56%) Senior Developer
17 16 (2.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (20.13%) .NET
2 47 (7.51%) XML
3 34 (5.43%) Web Services
4 29 (4.63%) ASP.NET
5 27 (4.31%) HTML
6 21 (3.35%) WCF
7 17 (2.72%) WPF
8 13 (2.08%) SOAP
8 13 (2.08%) XHTML
8 13 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 12 (1.92%) Middleware
10 11 (1.76%) WinForms
10 11 (1.76%) J2EE
10 11 (1.76%) CSS
10 11 (1.76%) jQuery
10 11 (1.76%) Silverlight
11 9 (1.44%) ADO.NET
11 9 (1.44%) XSD
11 9 (1.44%) XSL
12 8 (1.28%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 19 (3.04%) PMI
2 15 (2.40%) Computer Science
3 13 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (1.76%) AS400
4 11 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (1.60%) Replication
6 7 (1.12%) Clustering
6 7 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.12%) Mathematics
7 6 (0.96%) Social Network
8 5 (0.80%) Equities
8 5 (0.80%) iSeries
8 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (0.80%) Open Source
9 4 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (0.64%) Statistics
9 4 (0.64%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.48%) IVR
10 3 (0.48%) Tandem
10 3 (0.48%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 86 (13.74%) Windows
2 56 (8.95%) Linux
3 43 (6.87%) Apple iOS
4 22 (3.51%) UNIX
5 17 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.96%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.48%) Android
11 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.16%) Solaris
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (20.77%) Project Management
2 84 (13.42%) E-Commerce
3 78 (12.46%) PRINCE2
4 58 (9.27%) OO
5 55 (8.79%) CRM
6 49 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (5.59%) Programme Management
8 33 (5.27%) ITIL
9 31 (4.95%) Performance Tuning
10 30 (4.79%) Change Management
11 29 (4.63%) Wealth Management
12 28 (4.47%) Business Analysis
13 27 (4.31%) Incident Management
14 26 (4.15%) Software Testing
15 25 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (3.51%) Resource Management
17 21 (3.35%) Migration
17 21 (3.35%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
18 20 (3.19%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 174 (27.80%) SQL
2 79 (12.62%) Java
3 65 (10.38%) C#
4 47 (7.51%) PHP
5 30 (4.79%) JavaScript
6 23 (3.67%) VB.NET
7 19 (3.04%) T-SQL
7 19 (3.04%) C
7 19 (3.04%) Shell Script
8 17 (2.72%) Perl
9 14 (2.24%) C++
10 12 (1.92%) Bash Shell
10 12 (1.92%) Korn
10 12 (1.92%) AWK
11 11 (1.76%) VBScript
12 8 (1.28%) VBA
13 7 (1.12%) VB
14 5 (0.80%) Python
15 4 (0.64%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.64%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 68 (10.86%) Degree
2 36 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (3.83%) ISEB
4 21 (3.35%) PMP
4 21 (3.35%) PMI Certification
5 16 (2.56%) ISTQB
6 15 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 13 (2.08%) APMP
8 11 (1.76%) Security Cleared
9 10 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.60%) MCDBA
10 8 (1.28%) MCITP
10 8 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (1.28%) MCTS
11 7 (1.12%) MCP
11 7 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.96%) JNCIE
13 5 (0.80%) CCIE
14 4 (0.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.27%) QA
2 30 (4.79%) SLA
3 8 (1.28%) COBIT
3 8 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.32%) P3O
7 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 29 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.64%) Xen
3 4 (0.64%) NFS
4 3 (0.48%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.32%) KVM
5 2 (0.32%) vSphere
5 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.32%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (3.04%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
2 12 (1.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 7 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (0.96%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.80%) HP SIM
6 4 (0.64%) Nagios
7 3 (0.48%) SCCM
7 3 (0.48%) Opsview
8 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.32%) Puppet
8 2 (0.32%) SCOM
8 2 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.32%) WebInspect
8 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.16%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.16%) Control-M
9 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 125 (19.97%) Microsoft
2 101 (16.13%) Oracle
3 56 (8.95%) SAP
4 43 (6.87%) JD Edwards
4 43 (6.87%) VMware
5 39 (6.23%) Citrix
6 30 (4.79%) HP
7 24 (3.83%) Cisco
8 22 (3.51%) Red Hat
9 17 (2.72%) IBM
9 17 (2.72%) JBoss
10 15 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (1.76%) Juniper
12 7 (1.12%) Cognos
13 6 (0.96%) NetApp
14 5 (0.80%) Sage
14 5 (0.80%) SolarWinds
14 5 (0.80%) Guidewire
15 4 (0.64%) Facebook
15 4 (0.64%) Twitter
Witham, Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hockley, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 25k plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Private Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Hockley, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 30% Bonus and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-40k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, great holidays
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, car
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
Ford
Salary: From £30,000 - Plus competitive benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Basildon
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago