The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
England / South East
Rank 11 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2284 3668 3294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.20% 18.80% 16.02%
As % of the General category 46.75% 51.14% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 2996 2677
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,995
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

General Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
4886 7172 7393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.52% 36.77% 35.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3745 5670 5548
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Finance
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Finance Salary Trend in the South East

Finance
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in the South East

Finance
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 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
Berkshire -8 487 £50,000 -4.76% 63
Surrey -2 473 £52,500 +5.00% 89
Hampshire +1 413 £47,500 - 59
Buckinghamshire 0 263 £45,000 - 25
Kent -5 172 £47,500 +18.30% 20
West Sussex -7 164 £45,000 - 14
Oxfordshire 0 154 £42,500 -15.00% 24
East Sussex +2 69 £40,000 -13.51% 9
Home Counties +8 13 £57,500 -30.30%
Middlesex +1 13 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Sussex -1 6 £60,000 +27.65%
M4 Corridor +1 1 £26,000 -52.72%
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Finance.

1 1185 (23.17%) SQL
2 1180 (23.07%) Agile Software Development
3 896 (17.52%) Microsoft
4 875 (17.11%) .NET
5 865 (16.91%) C#
6 844 (16.50%) SQL Server
6 844 (16.50%) Degree
7 698 (13.65%) Windows
8 692 (13.53%) Telecoms
9 678 (13.26%) Project Management
10 603 (11.79%) JavaScript
11 590 (11.53%) Banking
12 576 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
13 564 (11.03%) HTML
14 521 (10.19%) Oracle
15 515 (10.07%) Java
16 497 (9.72%) ITIL
17 489 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
18 466 (9.11%) CSS
19 462 (9.03%) Linux
19 462 (9.03%) MS Excel
20 436 (8.52%) SAP
21 425 (8.31%) MVC
22 409 (8.00%) Marketing
23 402 (7.86%) ASP.NET
24 380 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
25 372 (7.27%) PRINCE2
26 349 (6.82%) Scrum
27 347 (6.78%) CRM
28 334 (6.53%) Retail

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 153 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 142 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 122 (2.39%) IIS
4 94 (1.84%) CMS
5 93 (1.82%) Apache
6 78 (1.52%) JBoss
6 78 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 74 (1.45%) WebSphere
8 50 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
9 49 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
10 44 (0.86%) SAS
10 44 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 34 (0.66%) WebLogic
12 32 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
13 29 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
14 28 (0.55%) Skype for Business
15 27 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
16 26 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
17 25 (0.49%) Confluence
18 24 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 462 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 234 (4.57%) MS Office
3 139 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 113 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 92 (1.80%) MS Project
6 35 (0.68%) Photoshop
7 16 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
7 16 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 14 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.14%) InVision
10 5 (0.098%) InDesign
11 4 (0.078%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.039%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.039%) Maya
13 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.020%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.020%) GIMP
13 1 (0.020%) Simulink
13 1 (0.020%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.020%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 105 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
2 101 (1.97%) SAP FI
3 96 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 81 (1.58%) SAP CO
4 81 (1.58%) SAP FI/CO
5 80 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
6 68 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
7 54 (1.06%) SAP BPC
8 52 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
9 45 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
10 44 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
11 43 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
12 39 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
13 37 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
14 31 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
14 31 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
15 29 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
16 28 (0.55%) Oracle iProcurement
17 25 (0.49%) SAP FI-AP
17 25 (0.49%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 168 (3.28%) SaaS
2 159 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (2.40%) Office 365
4 122 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
5 56 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
6 37 (0.72%) PaaS
7 27 (0.53%) IaaS
8 20 (0.39%) GitHub
9 19 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
10 16 (0.31%) Google Analytics
11 12 (0.23%) Taleo
12 11 (0.22%) Force.com
13 10 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.20%) OpenShift
14 6 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
14 6 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (0.078%) AdWords
16 3 (0.059%) FinancialForce.com
16 3 (0.059%) Heroku
16 3 (0.059%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 228 (4.46%) Firewall
2 191 (3.73%) LAN
3 162 (3.17%) WAN
4 150 (2.93%) TCP/IP
5 131 (2.56%) SAN
6 129 (2.52%) DNS
7 125 (2.44%) Internet
8 95 (1.86%) VPN
9 81 (1.58%) DHCP
10 72 (1.41%) MPLS
11 71 (1.39%) Wireless
12 66 (1.29%) VoIP
13 53 (1.04%) HTTP
14 43 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
15 38 (0.74%) SSL
16 37 (0.72%) Network Security
17 34 (0.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 33 (0.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 32 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
20 31 (0.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 844 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 209 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 208 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 148 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
5 141 (2.76%) MySQL
6 133 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 113 (2.21%) Relational Database
8 95 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 91 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 89 (1.74%) Oracle Database
11 75 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
12 54 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
13 53 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
14 52 (1.02%) NoSQL
15 49 (0.96%) QlikView
16 44 (0.86%) Hadoop
17 41 (0.80%) Big Data
18 37 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
19 36 (0.70%) SAP BW
20 35 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 174 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 153 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 121 (2.37%) JIRA
4 120 (2.35%) Git (software)
5 119 (2.33%) Selenium
6 91 (1.78%) Jenkins
7 64 (1.25%) Subversion
8 63 (1.23%) Maven
9 47 (0.92%) WebDriver
10 45 (0.88%) JMeter
11 42 (0.82%) NUnit
12 39 (0.76%) LoadRunner
13 38 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
14 37 (0.72%) JUnit
14 37 (0.72%) SoapUI
15 30 (0.59%) Cucumber
16 29 (0.57%) gulp
17 28 (0.55%) Toad
18 26 (0.51%) Axure RP
18 26 (0.51%) TestNG
General
1 692 (13.53%) Telecoms
2 590 (11.53%) Banking
3 409 (8.00%) Marketing
4 334 (6.53%) Retail
5 224 (4.38%) Manufacturing
6 170 (3.32%) Legal
7 149 (2.91%) Financial Institution
8 133 (2.60%) Electronics
9 107 (2.09%) Back Office
10 75 (1.47%) Publishing
11 74 (1.45%) Advertising
12 44 (0.86%) Automotive
13 41 (0.80%) Billing
14 34 (0.66%) General Ledger
15 28 (0.55%) Games
16 27 (0.53%) Investment Banking
17 25 (0.49%) Law
18 24 (0.47%) German Language
19 21 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
19 21 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1177 (23.01%) Developer
2 1009 (19.73%) Analyst
3 424 (8.29%) C# Developer
4 386 (7.55%) Consultant
5 358 (7.00%) Project Manager
6 323 (6.31%) .NET Developer
7 304 (5.94%) Business Analyst
8 237 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 235 (4.59%) Senior Developer
10 234 (4.57%) Architect
11 173 (3.38%) IT Manager
11 173 (3.38%) Support Analyst
12 169 (3.30%) SQL Developer
13 159 (3.11%) Software Developer
14 153 (2.99%) Financial Analyst
15 152 (2.97%) Java Developer
16 125 (2.44%) Applications Support
17 118 (2.31%) ASP.NET Developer
18 111 (2.17%) Senior Analyst
19 109 (2.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 875 (17.11%) .NET
2 564 (11.03%) HTML
3 466 (9.11%) CSS
4 402 (7.86%) ASP.NET
5 305 (5.96%) XML
6 285 (5.57%) jQuery
7 269 (5.26%) Web Services
8 226 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 181 (3.54%) AngularJS
10 162 (3.17%) HTML5
11 154 (3.01%) .NET Framework
12 125 (2.44%) WCF
13 119 (2.33%) Spring
14 117 (2.29%) Ajax
15 115 (2.25%) CSS3
15 115 (2.25%) SOAP
16 104 (2.03%) J2EE
17 101 (1.97%) Middleware
18 97 (1.90%) WPF
19 96 (1.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 576 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
2 255 (4.99%) Computer Science
3 237 (4.63%) Data Centre
4 185 (3.62%) Management Information System
5 136 (2.66%) User Experience
6 118 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
7 96 (1.88%) Mathematics
8 88 (1.72%) Fintech
9 78 (1.52%) PMI
10 67 (1.31%) Clustering
11 64 (1.25%) Replication
12 63 (1.23%) Mobile App
13 58 (1.13%) Statistics
14 52 (1.02%) Virtual Team
15 50 (0.98%) Client/Server
16 48 (0.94%) Economics
17 47 (0.92%) Driving Licence
17 47 (0.92%) Visualisation
18 46 (0.90%) AS400
19 38 (0.74%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 698 (13.65%) Windows
2 462 (9.03%) Linux
3 309 (6.04%) Unix
4 220 (4.30%) Windows Server
5 117 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 107 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (1.15%) Windows 7
8 55 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 55 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 49 (0.96%) AIX
10 43 (0.84%) Solaris
11 41 (0.80%) Apple iOS
12 39 (0.76%) Android
13 30 (0.59%) Windows 8
14 20 (0.39%) Windows XP
15 17 (0.33%) Windows 10
16 10 (0.20%) CentOS
17 9 (0.18%) VMS
18 8 (0.16%) VxWorks
19 7 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1180 (23.07%) Agile Software Development
2 678 (13.26%) Project Management
3 497 (9.72%) ITIL
4 489 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
5 425 (8.31%) MVC
6 380 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 372 (7.27%) PRINCE2
8 349 (6.82%) Scrum
9 347 (6.78%) CRM
10 321 (6.28%) SDLC
11 267 (5.22%) Business Analysis
12 245 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 244 (4.77%) Mentoring
14 242 (4.73%) ERP
15 241 (4.71%) Software Engineering
16 224 (4.38%) Programme Management
17 220 (4.30%) Change Management
18 207 (4.05%) TDD
19 205 (4.01%) Analytics
20 188 (3.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1185 (23.17%) SQL
2 865 (16.91%) C#
3 603 (11.79%) JavaScript
4 515 (10.07%) Java
5 269 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 180 (3.52%) Python
7 177 (3.46%) C++
8 144 (2.82%) PHP
9 139 (2.72%) VB.NET
10 138 (2.70%) PowerShell
11 120 (2.35%) PL/SQL
12 117 (2.29%) C
13 110 (2.15%) VB
14 96 (1.88%) Perl
15 72 (1.41%) Bash Shell
16 64 (1.25%) Shell Script
17 53 (1.04%) Ruby
18 45 (0.88%) VBA
19 34 (0.66%) ABAP
20 33 (0.65%) RPG
Qualifications
1 844 (16.50%) Degree
2 191 (3.73%) ISEB
3 169 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
4 127 (2.48%) ISTQB
5 125 (2.44%) PMI Certification
6 124 (2.42%) CCNA
6 124 (2.42%) Security Cleared
7 123 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 122 (2.39%) PMP
9 110 (2.15%) CCNP
10 70 (1.37%) MCSE
11 68 (1.33%) SC Cleared
12 64 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
13 59 (1.15%) CISSP
14 51 (1.00%) CISM
15 50 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 49 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 48 (0.94%) MCSA
18 42 (0.82%) MCP
19 39 (0.76%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 213 (4.16%) QA
2 180 (3.52%) SLA
3 113 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 94 (1.84%) PCI DSS
5 70 (1.37%) Data Quality
6 43 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 39 (0.76%) COBIT
8 18 (0.35%) ISO 9001
9 16 (0.31%) ISO 14001
10 15 (0.29%) GDPR
11 12 (0.23%) MiFID
11 12 (0.23%) PMBOK
12 11 (0.22%) SSAE 16
13 9 (0.18%) HIPAA
14 8 (0.16%) ISO 9000
14 8 (0.16%) ISO27002
15 7 (0.14%) COSO
16 5 (0.098%) GAMP
16 5 (0.098%) SDET
17 4 (0.078%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 263 (5.14%) Active Directory
2 183 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 56 (1.09%) vSphere
5 53 (1.04%) XenApp
6 47 (0.92%) VMware ESX
7 33 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (0.43%) XenDesktop
9 16 (0.31%) Docker
10 15 (0.29%) Firmware
10 15 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
13 10 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
13 10 (0.20%) XenServer
14 9 (0.18%) Snort
15 8 (0.16%) NFS
16 6 (0.12%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 56 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 45 (0.88%) Puppet
2 45 (0.88%) SCCM
3 33 (0.65%) Tivoli
4 28 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
5 26 (0.51%) SCOM
6 24 (0.47%) Data Guard
6 24 (0.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 24 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 24 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 21 (0.41%) Nessus
8 20 (0.39%) Ansible
8 20 (0.39%) Nmap
9 18 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
10 17 (0.33%) Nagios
10 17 (0.33%) TIBCO Hawk
11 16 (0.31%) NetBackup
12 15 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
12 15 (0.29%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 896 (17.52%) Microsoft
2 521 (10.19%) Oracle
3 436 (8.52%) SAP
4 259 (5.06%) Cisco
5 258 (5.04%) VMware
6 195 (3.81%) HP
7 154 (3.01%) IBM
8 133 (2.60%) Citrix
9 114 (2.23%) Red Hat
10 97 (1.90%) CheckPoint
11 71 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
12 66 (1.29%) F5
13 55 (1.08%) Juniper
14 43 (0.84%) Hyperion
15 42 (0.82%) Sun
15 42 (0.82%) Tableau
16 41 (0.80%) Sage
17 37 (0.72%) Avaya
17 37 (0.72%) EMC
17 37 (0.72%) Google
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits + 5% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £53000 per annum + Plus 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £63k plus bonus plus bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary + Amazing Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £49000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday