The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 408 414 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.15% 19.00% 24.31%
As % of the General category 50.75% 51.36% 57.20%
Number of salaries quoted 323 368 486
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
804 806 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.73% 36.99% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 636 686 854
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Hertfordshire region.

Finance Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Finance
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 194 £60,000 +20.00% 19
Welwyn Garden City +7 24 £65,000 +8.33% 2
St Albans +7 23 £51,250 -6.81% 5
Hemel Hempstead -13 21 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Rickmansworth -2 14 £60,000 -
Borehamwood -6 5 £40,000 -
Potters Bar - 5 £80,000 -
Stevenage -2 4 £40,000 -
Letchworth -10 4 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Cheshunt - 4 £45,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +5 3 £40,500 +15.71%
Hitchin 0 2 - -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 281 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (27.34%) SQL
3 159 (21.00%) Oracle
4 152 (20.08%) Java
5 128 (16.91%) Project Management
6 108 (14.27%) Scrum
7 97 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
8 95 (12.55%) Microsoft
9 89 (11.76%) SDLC
10 88 (11.62%) Waterfall
11 86 (11.36%) MS Excel
12 82 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
13 79 (10.44%) Spring
13 79 (10.44%) C#
14 75 (9.91%) .NET
15 73 (9.64%) Banking
16 72 (9.51%) SQL Server
17 68 (8.98%) Unix
17 68 (8.98%) Selenium
18 67 (8.85%) Retail
19 60 (7.93%) SAP
20 59 (7.79%) Degree
21 58 (7.66%) XML
21 58 (7.66%) Hibernate
22 57 (7.53%) Linux
23 53 (7.00%) Windows
24 51 (6.74%) ASP.NET
24 51 (6.74%) Enterprise Architecture
25 50 (6.61%) PL/SQL
25 50 (6.61%) PRINCE2

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 23 (3.04%) WebSphere
3 18 (2.38%) CMS
4 17 (2.25%) JBoss
5 16 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.11%) Tomcat
6 13 (1.72%) Confluence
6 13 (1.72%) IIS
6 13 (1.72%) SAS
7 9 (1.19%) Apache
7 9 (1.19%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.79%) MS Project Server
9 5 (0.66%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.26%) Drupal
13 1 (0.13%) Lightstreamer
13 1 (0.13%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 86 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 39 (5.15%) MS Office
3 36 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (2.91%) MS Project
5 12 (1.59%) SPSS
6 3 (0.40%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) InDesign
7 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.98%) SAP CO
1 15 (1.98%) SAP FI
1 15 (1.98%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (1.45%) SAP BPC
3 10 (1.32%) Postilion
3 10 (1.32%) SAP PS
4 8 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
4 8 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.06%) Unit4 Business World
5 7 (0.92%) SAP FI-AP
5 7 (0.92%) SAP FI-AR
5 7 (0.92%) SAP SD
6 6 (0.79%) BASE24
6 6 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.79%) Office 365
4 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.40%) SaaS
4 3 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.25%) HTTP
2 13 (1.72%) Firewall
3 11 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.06%) Network Security
5 7 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.66%) ATM
6 5 (0.66%) Internet
7 4 (0.53%) LDAP
7 4 (0.53%) SNMP
7 4 (0.53%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.53%) Wireless
8 3 (0.40%) LAN
8 3 (0.40%) WAN
9 2 (0.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.26%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.26%) IPsec
9 2 (0.26%) PuTTY
9 2 (0.26%) SSH
9 2 (0.26%) SSL
9 2 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (9.51%) SQL Server
2 44 (5.81%) Oracle Database
3 27 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 22 (2.91%) Big Data
5 21 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (2.38%) MySQL
7 16 (2.11%) Relational Database
8 14 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.72%) GIS
9 13 (1.72%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.59%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.45%) DB2
12 9 (1.19%) Data Mining
13 8 (1.06%) QlikView
13 8 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 7 (0.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 68 (8.98%) Selenium
2 48 (6.34%) JIRA
3 31 (4.10%) HP UFT
4 27 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 25 (3.30%) Cucumber
6 17 (2.25%) WebDriver
7 14 (1.85%) Subversion
8 12 (1.59%) Grunt
9 11 (1.45%) LoadRunner
10 10 (1.32%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.32%) Maven
11 9 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (1.06%) Ant
13 7 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (0.92%) Visual Studio
14 6 (0.79%) NUnit
14 6 (0.79%) SoapUI
15 5 (0.66%) Bitbucket
15 5 (0.66%) FishEye
15 5 (0.66%) Gradle
General
1 73 (9.64%) Banking
2 67 (8.85%) Retail
3 32 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.77%) Manufacturing
5 20 (2.64%) Legal
6 16 (2.11%) Marketing
7 13 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.72%) Local Government
8 10 (1.32%) Automotive
9 9 (1.19%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.19%) General Ledger
10 6 (0.79%) Billing
11 5 (0.66%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.53%) Electronics
13 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.26%) Advertising
14 2 (0.26%) French Language
14 2 (0.26%) Games
14 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 221 (29.19%) Analyst
2 155 (20.48%) Developer
3 98 (12.95%) Project Manager
4 78 (10.30%) Senior Manager
5 75 (9.91%) Java Developer
6 61 (8.06%) Business Analyst
6 61 (8.06%) Test Analyst
7 58 (7.66%) Senior Project Manager
8 55 (7.27%) Architect
9 43 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
9 43 (5.68%) Support Analyst
10 42 (5.55%) C# Developer
11 39 (5.15%) Senior Developer
12 30 (3.96%) Senior Business Analyst
13 28 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
14 26 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
14 26 (3.43%) Systems Analyst
15 25 (3.30%) Consultant
16 24 (3.17%) .NET Developer
16 24 (3.17%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.44%) Spring
2 75 (9.91%) .NET
3 58 (7.66%) Hibernate
3 58 (7.66%) XML
4 51 (6.74%) ASP.NET
5 42 (5.55%) Web Services
6 41 (5.42%) J2EE
7 40 (5.28%) Middleware
8 38 (5.02%) HTML
9 35 (4.62%) CSS
10 33 (4.36%) REST
11 32 (4.23%) AngularJS
11 32 (4.23%) SOAP
12 28 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (3.43%) Struts
14 16 (2.11%) jQuery
15 15 (1.98%) Java EE
16 13 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
17 12 (1.59%) Ajax
18 11 (1.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 97 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (3.96%) Management Information System
3 22 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.77%) Fintech
5 17 (2.25%) FMCG
5 17 (2.25%) Spread Betting
6 16 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (1.98%) Data Centre
8 14 (1.85%) Virtual Team
9 12 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.59%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.32%) Economics
10 10 (1.32%) EFT
10 10 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
10 10 (1.32%) User Experience
11 5 (0.66%) Data Conversion
11 5 (0.66%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.66%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.66%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (8.98%) Unix
2 57 (7.53%) Linux
3 53 (7.00%) Windows
4 26 (3.43%) Windows Server
5 14 (1.85%) Solaris
6 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.26%) Android
9 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (37.12%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (16.91%) Project Management
3 108 (14.27%) Scrum
4 89 (11.76%) SDLC
5 88 (11.62%) Waterfall
6 82 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 51 (6.74%) Enterprise Architecture
8 50 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
8 50 (6.61%) PRINCE2
9 47 (6.21%) MVC
10 46 (6.08%) ITIL
11 45 (5.94%) Business Analysis
11 45 (5.94%) ERP
12 44 (5.81%) UML
13 42 (5.55%) High Availability
14 40 (5.28%) Line Management
15 39 (5.15%) Risk Management
15 39 (5.15%) TDD
15 39 (5.15%) Web Development
16 38 (5.02%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 207 (27.34%) SQL
2 152 (20.08%) Java
3 79 (10.44%) C#
4 50 (6.61%) PL/SQL
5 45 (5.94%) JavaScript
6 35 (4.62%) T-SQL
7 34 (4.49%) Python
8 29 (3.83%) Shell Script
9 19 (2.51%) VB.NET
10 15 (1.98%) TypeScript
11 13 (1.72%) C++
11 13 (1.72%) VB
12 9 (1.19%) Ruby
13 8 (1.06%) C
13 8 (1.06%) VBA
14 6 (0.79%) Perl
14 6 (0.79%) VBScript
14 6 (0.79%) XQuery
15 4 (0.53%) AWK
15 4 (0.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 59 (7.79%) Degree
2 25 (3.30%) ISEB
3 24 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.77%) ISTQB
5 19 (2.51%) ACCA
6 17 (2.25%) CISSP
7 16 (2.11%) CIMA
8 15 (1.98%) APMG
8 15 (1.98%) PMP
9 12 (1.59%) APMP
9 12 (1.59%) SC Cleared
10 11 (1.45%) PMI Certification
11 10 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (1.19%) CISM
13 7 (0.92%) CISA
14 6 (0.79%) CESG Certified Professional
14 6 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.79%) CLAS
14 6 (0.79%) CRISC
15 5 (0.66%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.23%) QA
2 26 (3.43%) SLA
3 15 (1.98%) PCI DSS
4 13 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.26%) SDET
7 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (0.66%) Samba
4 5 (0.66%) XenApp
4 5 (0.66%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.53%) vSphere
6 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.26%) Docker
8 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (1.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (1.32%) Data Guard
2 10 (1.32%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 10 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (0.66%) QRadar
3 5 (0.66%) RSA Security Analytics
4 4 (0.53%) Grafana
4 4 (0.53%) Graphite
4 4 (0.53%) Puppet
4 4 (0.53%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.53%) vRealize
5 3 (0.40%) HP Fortify
5 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.40%) SCCM
5 3 (0.40%) SCOM
5 3 (0.40%) WebInspect
6 2 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.26%) MOM
6 2 (0.26%) SCDPM
6 2 (0.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 159 (21.00%) Oracle
2 95 (12.55%) Microsoft
3 60 (7.93%) SAP
4 35 (4.62%) HP
5 27 (3.57%) IBM
6 23 (3.04%) Planview
7 20 (2.64%) Cisco
8 19 (2.51%) Tableau
9 16 (2.11%) VMware
10 14 (1.85%) CheckPoint
11 13 (1.72%) Computacenter
11 13 (1.72%) Sybase
12 12 (1.59%) Cognos
13 9 (1.19%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.19%) F5
14 8 (1.06%) Splunk
14 8 (1.06%) Sun
15 7 (0.92%) Forcepoint
15 7 (0.92%) Juniper
15 7 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 + Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £72k + Brilliant Bens + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Brilliant Bens + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonuses
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £80,000 + Brilliant benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28k Per Annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 70k + bonus, 9% pension, 25 days holiday and more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k + benefits
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
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Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
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