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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 350 526 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.24% 21.74% 24.12%
As % of the General category 51.78% 55.43% 56.36%
Number of salaries quoted 295 476 430
Median salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
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
676 949 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.23% 39.23% 42.80%
Number of salaries quoted 565 810 799
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £83,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 0 128 £57,500 +9.52% 11
Hemel Hempstead +7 42 £42,500 -22.72%
St Albans -5 20 £45,000 -4.25% 3
Stevenage -2 15 £47,500 +43.93% 1
Welwyn Garden City -8 14 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Letchworth -2 10 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Rickmansworth -8 7 £67,500 +22.72%
Bishop's Stortford -4 5 £35,000 -33.33%
Hertford -6 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hoddesdon +6 3 £60,000 +25.65%
Royston -5 3 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Hitchin +4 2 - -
Potters Bar 0 2 £61,000 +43.52%
Borehamwood - 2 £31,250 -
Broxbourne - 2 £51,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 - -
Tring - 1 £52,500 -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 230 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (26.42%) SQL
3 156 (18.82%) Oracle
4 153 (18.46%) Java
5 136 (16.41%) SAP
6 122 (14.72%) Project Management
7 115 (13.87%) Retail
8 109 (13.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 97 (11.70%) Waterfall
10 96 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
11 95 (11.46%) SDLC
12 84 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
13 80 (9.65%) SQL Server
14 76 (9.17%) Microsoft
14 76 (9.17%) SAP FI
15 75 (9.05%) MS Excel
16 74 (8.93%) .NET
16 74 (8.93%) Banking
17 73 (8.81%) J2EE
18 70 (8.44%) XML
18 70 (8.44%) SAP FI/CO
18 70 (8.44%) SAP CO
19 68 (8.20%) ITIL
20 66 (7.96%) MS Office
21 65 (7.84%) ERP
22 64 (7.72%) Degree
23 63 (7.60%) Unix
23 63 (7.60%) UML
23 63 (7.60%) Scrum
24 62 (7.48%) MVC

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 27 (3.26%) WebSphere
2 22 (2.65%) IIS
2 22 (2.65%) WebLogic
3 19 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 17 (2.05%) Apache
5 15 (1.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (1.21%) MS Exchange
7 8 (0.97%) Confluence
8 7 (0.84%) SAS
9 6 (0.72%) JBoss
9 6 (0.72%) NetWeaver
10 5 (0.60%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.48%) CMS
12 3 (0.36%) nginx
13 2 (0.24%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.24%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.12%) Drupal
14 1 (0.12%) Tuxedo
14 1 (0.12%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 75 (9.05%) MS Excel
2 66 (7.96%) MS Office
3 32 (3.86%) MS Visio
4 27 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.69%) MS Project
6 6 (0.72%) SPSS
7 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) InDesign
8 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 76 (9.17%) SAP FI
2 70 (8.44%) SAP CO
2 70 (8.44%) SAP FI/CO
3 32 (3.86%) SAP PS
4 31 (3.74%) SAP SD
5 27 (3.26%) SAP BPC
6 17 (2.05%) SAP FI-AP
6 17 (2.05%) SAP FI-AR
7 15 (1.81%) Finacle
7 15 (1.81%) FLEXCUBE
7 15 (1.81%) Temenos T24
8 14 (1.69%) SAP MM
9 9 (1.09%) Oracle Cash Management
9 9 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.72%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 6 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
10 6 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (0.72%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 5 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
11 5 (0.60%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.60%) Office 365
2 4 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.50%) Firewall
2 19 (2.29%) Internet
3 18 (2.17%) Network Security
3 18 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (1.57%) SSL
5 12 (1.45%) VPN
6 9 (1.09%) BIG-IP
6 9 (1.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (0.97%) IPsec
7 8 (0.97%) LAN
7 8 (0.97%) VLAN
7 8 (0.97%) WAN
8 6 (0.72%) HTTP
8 6 (0.72%) SAN
9 5 (0.60%) ATM
9 5 (0.60%) Wireless
10 4 (0.48%) IP Telephony
10 4 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.19%) Oracle Database
3 22 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (2.53%) Data Mining
5 20 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (2.05%) MySQL
8 15 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (1.69%) Big Data
9 14 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (1.69%) SAP BI
10 12 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (1.45%) QlikView
10 12 (1.45%) SAP BW
10 12 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (1.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (0.97%) DB2
14 7 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (4.46%) HP UFT
2 35 (4.22%) Selenium
3 31 (3.74%) JIRA
4 22 (2.65%) Cucumber
5 13 (1.57%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.57%) SoapUI
5 13 (1.57%) WebDriver
6 12 (1.45%) Subversion
7 9 (1.09%) LoadRunner
8 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (0.97%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.72%) PeopleTools
10 5 (0.60%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.60%) Rational Application Developer
11 4 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.48%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.36%) Ant
12 3 (0.36%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.36%) Zephyr
General
1 115 (13.87%) Retail
2 74 (8.93%) Banking
3 34 (4.10%) Manufacturing
4 26 (3.14%) Legal
4 26 (3.14%) Marketing
5 20 (2.41%) Local Government
5 20 (2.41%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.29%) Retail Banking
7 14 (1.69%) Financial Institution
8 13 (1.57%) Front Office
9 11 (1.33%) Aerospace
10 10 (1.21%) Automotive
11 9 (1.09%) Billing
11 9 (1.09%) Electronics
11 9 (1.09%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.84%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.48%) Advertising
13 4 (0.48%) Back Office
13 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 233 (28.11%) Analyst
2 141 (17.01%) Developer
3 84 (10.13%) Consultant
4 73 (8.81%) Business Analyst
5 61 (7.36%) Java Developer
6 59 (7.12%) Project Manager
7 52 (6.27%) SAP CO Consultant
7 52 (6.27%) SAP Consultant
7 52 (6.27%) SAP FI Consultant
7 52 (6.27%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 42 (5.07%) Senior Manager
9 40 (4.83%) Support Analyst
10 38 (4.58%) Architect
11 34 (4.10%) Test Analyst
12 33 (3.98%) SAP Analyst
13 32 (3.86%) Senior Project Manager
14 30 (3.62%) C# Developer
15 29 (3.50%) Financial Analyst
15 29 (3.50%) Senior Developer
16 25 (3.02%) SAP FI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (8.93%) .NET
2 73 (8.81%) J2EE
3 70 (8.44%) XML
4 58 (7.00%) Spring
5 55 (6.63%) HTML
6 49 (5.91%) ASP.NET
7 47 (5.67%) CSS
8 41 (4.95%) Hibernate
9 33 (3.98%) jQuery
9 33 (3.98%) REST
10 32 (3.86%) Web Services
11 31 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (3.74%) SOAP
12 27 (3.26%) Middleware
13 26 (3.14%) .NET Framework
13 26 (3.14%) Entity Framework
14 19 (2.29%) JSP
15 17 (2.05%) WCF
16 16 (1.93%) Ajax
16 16 (1.93%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 96 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.07%) Management Information System
3 36 (4.34%) Virtual Team
4 34 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.26%) Data Centre
6 12 (1.45%) Clustering
7 11 (1.33%) Fintech
7 11 (1.33%) Statistics
8 10 (1.21%) Security Operations Centre
9 9 (1.09%) Economics
9 9 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.09%) Mainframe
10 8 (0.97%) Driving Licence
10 8 (0.97%) FMCG
10 8 (0.97%) Visualisation
11 7 (0.84%) Data Conversion
11 7 (0.84%) Data Extraction
11 7 (0.84%) Data Integration
12 6 (0.72%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 63 (7.60%) Unix
2 55 (6.63%) Windows
3 38 (4.58%) Linux
4 35 (4.22%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.09%) Solaris
6 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.24%) Android
7 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (14.72%) Project Management
3 109 (13.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 97 (11.70%) Waterfall
5 95 (11.46%) SDLC
6 84 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
7 68 (8.20%) ITIL
8 65 (7.84%) ERP
9 63 (7.60%) Scrum
9 63 (7.60%) UML
10 62 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 62 (7.48%) MVC
11 57 (6.88%) Line Management
12 56 (6.76%) Business Analysis
12 56 (6.76%) Mentoring
13 55 (6.63%) Enterprise Architecture
14 47 (5.67%) PRINCE2
15 46 (5.55%) Change Management
16 44 (5.31%) High Availability
16 44 (5.31%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 219 (26.42%) SQL
2 153 (18.46%) Java
3 59 (7.12%) JavaScript
4 58 (7.00%) C#
5 56 (6.76%) PL/SQL
6 45 (5.43%) T-SQL
7 26 (3.14%) Python
7 26 (3.14%) VB
8 19 (2.29%) Perl
9 18 (2.17%) Shell Script
10 17 (2.05%) VB.NET
11 14 (1.69%) C++
11 14 (1.69%) VBA
12 10 (1.21%) C
13 9 (1.09%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.09%) Ruby
13 9 (1.09%) VBScript
14 6 (0.72%) ABAP
15 4 (0.48%) PHP
15 4 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 64 (7.72%) Degree
2 59 (7.12%) ACCA
3 44 (5.31%) Security Cleared
4 32 (3.86%) CIMA
5 20 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.93%) CISSP
7 15 (1.81%) APMP
7 15 (1.81%) ISEB
7 15 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (1.69%) MCP
9 13 (1.57%) MCDST
10 11 (1.33%) CCNP
10 11 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (1.21%) CESG Certified Professional
11 10 (1.21%) CISM
11 10 (1.21%) CLAS
11 10 (1.21%) CRISC
12 9 (1.09%) RHCE
13 8 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.07%) SLA
2 31 (3.74%) QA
3 25 (3.02%) PCI DSS
4 21 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.09%) ISO 8583
6 5 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 13 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (0.60%) XenApp
4 5 (0.60%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.36%) vSphere
7 1 (0.12%) Docker
7 1 (0.12%) Samba
7 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (1.45%) Data Guard
2 12 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (1.21%) Puppet
4 9 (1.09%) Salt
5 6 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.60%) QRadar
6 5 (0.60%) RSA Security Analytics
7 4 (0.48%) SCCM
7 4 (0.48%) SCOM
7 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.24%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.24%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.12%) Ansible
10 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 156 (18.82%) Oracle
2 136 (16.41%) SAP
3 76 (9.17%) Microsoft
4 49 (5.91%) HP
5 39 (4.70%) IBM
6 23 (2.77%) Cisco
7 21 (2.53%) F5
8 19 (2.29%) CheckPoint
9 17 (2.05%) Cognos
10 14 (1.69%) VMware
11 13 (1.57%) Planview
11 13 (1.57%) Tableau
12 11 (1.33%) Juniper
13 10 (1.21%) Sybase
14 9 (1.09%) Fortinet
14 9 (1.09%) Hyperion
14 9 (1.09%) Palo Alto
14 9 (1.09%) Splunk
15 8 (0.97%) Citrix
15 8 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £80k + benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £75000
Posted: Yesterday
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £80,000
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £32,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Up to £15k benefits package
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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