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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 6 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 365 362 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.08% 17.46% 22.98%
As % of the General category 49.59% 45.59% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 291 330 380
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -

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
736 794 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.45% 38.30% 43.27%
Number of salaries quoted 585 697 662
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -3.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -1 179 £60,000 +26.31% 10
St Albans -5 22 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Welwyn Garden City +4 14 £53,750 -10.41%
Stevenage -7 14 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Letchworth -8 12 £41,250 +50.00% 6
Rickmansworth -6 8 £57,500 +12.19% 1
Hemel Hempstead -18 8 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Bishop's Stortford -2 4 £45,250 +29.28%
Hitchin -2 2 - - 1
Borehamwood -14 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 310 (42.88%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (27.39%) SQL
3 186 (25.73%) Java
4 151 (20.89%) Oracle
5 137 (18.95%) Project Management
6 122 (16.87%) Scrum
7 98 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
8 96 (13.28%) MS Excel
8 96 (13.28%) Microsoft
9 86 (11.89%) C#
9 86 (11.89%) Waterfall
10 84 (11.62%) Selenium
11 82 (11.34%) SDLC
11 82 (11.34%) Spring
12 81 (11.20%) Unix
13 78 (10.79%) Banking
14 76 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 72 (9.96%) SQL Server
16 71 (9.82%) Linux
17 70 (9.68%) .NET
18 62 (8.58%) JIRA
19 61 (8.44%) Hibernate
20 59 (8.16%) Degree
21 56 (7.75%) PRINCE2
22 53 (7.33%) Retail
23 52 (7.19%) XML
23 52 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
24 51 (7.05%) Automated Testing
25 50 (6.92%) TDD
25 50 (6.92%) Windows

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 (4.98%) WebLogic
2 24 (3.32%) Tomcat
2 24 (3.32%) WebSphere
3 22 (3.04%) CMS
4 20 (2.77%) JBoss
4 20 (2.77%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.21%) SAS
6 13 (1.80%) Confluence
7 10 (1.38%) Umbraco
8 9 (1.24%) Apache
9 7 (0.97%) IIS
10 6 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.83%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.83%) MS Project Server
11 4 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.41%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 1 (0.14%) CICS
14 1 (0.14%) Drupal
14 1 (0.14%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 96 (13.28%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.78%) MS Visio
3 44 (6.09%) MS Office
4 24 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (3.32%) MS Project
5 16 (2.21%) SPSS
6 3 (0.41%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.83%) BASE24
2 6 (0.83%) Postilion
3 5 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.28%) HFM
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.28%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.14%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.69%) Office 365
4 4 (0.55%) SaaS
5 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.28%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.46%) HTTP
2 10 (1.38%) Firewall
3 9 (1.24%) Internet
3 9 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.69%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.55%) LAN
6 2 (0.28%) AMQP
6 2 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.28%) Network Security
6 2 (0.28%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.28%) SSH
6 2 (0.28%) Wireless
7 1 (0.14%) PPP
7 1 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.14%) Skype
7 1 (0.14%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.70%) Oracle Database
3 26 (3.60%) Big Data
4 24 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 21 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (2.49%) Relational Database
8 17 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
8 17 (2.35%) GIS
8 17 (2.35%) MySQL
9 16 (2.21%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (1.94%) RDBMS
12 12 (1.66%) DB2
13 8 (1.11%) MongoDB
14 7 (0.97%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 7 (0.97%) Redis
15 6 (0.83%) QlikView
16 5 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 84 (11.62%) Selenium
2 62 (8.58%) JIRA
3 29 (4.01%) HP UFT
4 26 (3.60%) Cucumber
5 23 (3.18%) Git (software)
6 20 (2.77%) WebDriver
7 17 (2.35%) Grunt
8 16 (2.21%) Maven
9 14 (1.94%) LoadRunner
10 12 (1.66%) JUnit
11 9 (1.24%) Ant
11 9 (1.24%) Jenkins
12 7 (0.97%) ClearQuest
12 7 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (0.97%) Subversion
12 7 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.83%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.83%) Visual Studio
13 6 (0.83%) Zephyr
General
1 78 (10.79%) Banking
2 53 (7.33%) Retail
3 28 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.04%) Legal
5 17 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.38%) Marketing
7 9 (1.24%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.69%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.69%) Automotive
8 5 (0.69%) Billing
9 4 (0.55%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.55%) Local Government
10 3 (0.41%) French Language
10 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.41%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Electronics
11 2 (0.28%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Advertising
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 208 (28.77%) Analyst
2 161 (22.27%) Developer
3 100 (13.83%) Project Manager
4 86 (11.89%) Senior Manager
5 79 (10.93%) Java Developer
6 77 (10.65%) Test Analyst
7 63 (8.71%) Senior Project Manager
8 60 (8.30%) Business Analyst
9 54 (7.47%) Architect
10 45 (6.22%) Senior Analyst
11 43 (5.95%) C# Developer
12 41 (5.67%) Senior Developer
13 33 (4.56%) Senior Business Analyst
14 32 (4.43%) Support Analyst
15 30 (4.15%) Senior Java Developer
16 28 (3.87%) Automation Test Analyst
16 28 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
17 25 (3.46%) Systems Analyst
18 24 (3.32%) .NET Developer
19 21 (2.90%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (11.34%) Spring
2 70 (9.68%) .NET
3 61 (8.44%) Hibernate
4 52 (7.19%) XML
5 44 (6.09%) ASP.NET
6 42 (5.81%) Middleware
7 40 (5.53%) AngularJS
8 36 (4.98%) Web Services
9 33 (4.56%) J2EE
10 30 (4.15%) SOAP
11 29 (4.01%) HTML
12 27 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (3.46%) CSS
13 25 (3.46%) REST
14 24 (3.32%) Struts
15 19 (2.63%) Java EE
16 16 (2.21%) RabbitMQ
16 16 (2.21%) SignalR
17 13 (1.80%) EDIFACT
17 13 (1.80%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 98 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (3.46%) Fintech
3 21 (2.90%) Spread Betting
4 20 (2.77%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.21%) FMCG
5 16 (2.21%) Visualisation
6 15 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.66%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 11 (1.52%) User Experience
10 10 (1.38%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.83%) Economics
11 6 (0.83%) EFT
11 6 (0.83%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.69%) Life Science
12 5 (0.69%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.69%) PKI
12 5 (0.69%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 81 (11.20%) Unix
2 71 (9.82%) Linux
3 50 (6.92%) Windows
4 19 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.80%) Solaris
6 7 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.55%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.14%) Android
11 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (42.88%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (18.95%) Project Management
3 122 (16.87%) Scrum
4 86 (11.89%) Waterfall
5 82 (11.34%) SDLC
6 76 (10.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 56 (7.75%) PRINCE2
8 52 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
9 51 (7.05%) Automated Testing
10 50 (6.92%) TDD
11 48 (6.64%) Manual Testing
12 46 (6.36%) Enterprise Architecture
13 45 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (6.22%) ITIL
14 44 (6.09%) Analytics
14 44 (6.09%) Business Analysis
15 43 (5.95%) MVC
16 40 (5.53%) High Availability
17 38 (5.26%) Programme Management
18 36 (4.98%) UML
Programming Languages
1 198 (27.39%) SQL
2 186 (25.73%) Java
3 86 (11.89%) C#
4 49 (6.78%) Python
5 40 (5.53%) JavaScript
6 38 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 34 (4.70%) Shell Script
8 28 (3.87%) T-SQL
9 22 (3.04%) TypeScript
10 19 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 13 (1.80%) XQuery
12 11 (1.52%) C++
13 10 (1.38%) Ruby
14 7 (0.97%) C
14 7 (0.97%) Perl
15 6 (0.83%) R
16 4 (0.55%) AWK
17 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.41%) VB
18 2 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (8.16%) Degree
2 36 (4.98%) ISEB
3 34 (4.70%) ISTQB
4 19 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.07%) APMG
6 14 (1.94%) PMP
7 13 (1.80%) SC Cleared
8 12 (1.66%) APMP
9 9 (1.24%) CIMA
9 9 (1.24%) PMI Certification
10 8 (1.11%) CISSP
10 8 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.97%) CISA
12 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.83%) RHCE
13 5 (0.69%) ACCA
14 4 (0.55%) CISM
15 3 (0.41%) CSSLP
15 3 (0.41%) HND
15 3 (0.41%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.98%) QA
2 15 (2.07%) SLA
3 8 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.41%) GxP
4 3 (0.41%) SDET
5 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.14%) RMADS
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 15 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (0.83%) vSphere
4 5 (0.69%) Samba
5 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.28%) Docker
6 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.28%) XenApp
6 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 6 (0.83%) Data Guard
2 6 (0.83%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 6 (0.83%) Grafana
2 6 (0.83%) Graphite
2 6 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (0.83%) Puppet
2 6 (0.83%) vRealize
3 3 (0.41%) HP Fortify
3 3 (0.41%) SCOM
3 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.41%) WebInspect
4 2 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.28%) MOM
4 2 (0.28%) QRadar
4 2 (0.28%) RSA Security Analytics
4 2 (0.28%) SCCM
5 1 (0.14%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 151 (20.89%) Oracle
2 96 (13.28%) Microsoft
3 47 (6.50%) SAP
4 32 (4.43%) HP
5 26 (3.60%) IBM
6 25 (3.46%) Planview
7 21 (2.90%) Tableau
8 15 (2.07%) VMware
9 14 (1.94%) Sybase
10 13 (1.80%) Cisco
11 12 (1.66%) Atlassian
12 11 (1.52%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.52%) Teradata
13 8 (1.11%) Computacenter
13 8 (1.11%) Sun
14 6 (0.83%) Cognos
14 6 (0.83%) Red Hat
14 6 (0.83%) Xamarin
15 5 (0.69%) Google
Hertfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + £55,000 + Attractive Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 Per Annum annual bonus scheme + private medical care
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum incl. Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
AAP3
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
AAP3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & car
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £19,000 to £24,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hotel Chocolat
Salary: £competitive + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 70k + bonus, 9% pension, 25 days holiday and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £60000 per annum + Total Package £72,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth
Vinehouse Essential Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Letchworth
Vinehouse Essential Ltd
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £53000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago