The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Financial Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 474 420 427
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 471 751 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.71% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.73% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 425 671 662
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,425 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the UK.

Financial Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Financial Analyst over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 within the UK.

Financial Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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
England -61 460 £50,000 -4.76% 39
London -70 286 £52,500 -8.69% 22
South East +72 76 £46,000 +8.23% 1
East of England +11 53 £37,500 -25.00% 3
City of London -39 53 £57,500 - 7
Berkshire +53 32 £40,000 -
Hampshire +20 15 £46,000 -23.33% 1
Essex -18 14 £34,750 -50.35%
South West +20 13 £38,000 -5.00% 3
North West -30 12 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Wokingham - 11 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +9 10 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Hertfordshire +5 10 £45,000 +13.20%
Ipswich +14 9 £29,000 -9.37% 1
Suffolk -5 9 £29,000 -9.37% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 8 £37,500 +25.00% 2
West Midlands -7 8 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Watford -3 7 £40,000 -14.98%
Norwich - 7 £45,000 -
Norfolk - 7 £45,000 -
Surrey +24 6 £63,750 +50.00%
Portsmouth +15 6 £46,000 +39.39%
South Yorkshire +8 6 £35,250 -8.44% 2
Chelmsford -4 6 £35,750 +0.35%
Cheshire +16 5 £35,000 -37.21% 1
Kent +11 5 £35,000 +12.90%
Bedfordshire +10 5 £62,500 +25.00%
Cambridge +9 5 £37,500 +25.00%
Southampton +7 5 £53,000 +8.71%
Cardiff +1 5 £40,000 +21.21%

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 1089 (100.00%) Finance
2 362 (33.24%) SQL
3 277 (25.44%) Banking
4 269 (24.70%) Business Analysis
5 243 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
6 163 (14.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 155 (14.23%) Microsoft
8 141 (12.95%) Degree
9 137 (12.58%) Oracle
10 129 (11.85%) Windows
11 124 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 121 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 118 (10.84%) MS Excel
14 95 (8.72%) SQL Server
15 94 (8.63%) MS Office
16 93 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
17 92 (8.45%) SDLC
18 89 (8.17%) Project Management
19 84 (7.71%) ITIL
20 74 (6.80%) Change Management
21 71 (6.52%) QA
22 70 (6.43%) Back Office
23 66 (6.06%) C#
23 66 (6.06%) Investment Banking
23 66 (6.06%) Waterfall
24 64 (5.88%) Scrum
25 63 (5.79%) ISEB
25 63 (5.79%) Front Office
26 61 (5.60%) Unix
26 61 (5.60%) Linux

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 43 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 21 (1.93%) Confluence
3 14 (1.29%) IIS
4 11 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 10 (0.92%) Apache
5 10 (0.92%) SAS
6 8 (0.73%) JBoss
6 8 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.55%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.46%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.18%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.092%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.092%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 118 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 94 (8.63%) MS Office
3 26 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.19%) MS Project
6 9 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (3.67%) Oracle Financials
2 35 (3.21%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (3.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 28 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 27 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
5 26 (2.39%) Oracle Cash Management
6 21 (1.93%) Oracle Payables
7 19 (1.74%) Oracle Applications
7 19 (1.74%) Oracle General Ledger
8 17 (1.56%) SAP FI
9 16 (1.47%) Oracle Assets
9 16 (1.47%) SAP CO
9 16 (1.47%) SAP FI/CO
10 14 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 11 (1.01%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 10 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
12 10 (0.92%) Unit4 Business World
13 9 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
13 9 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 8 (0.73%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.46%) Office 365
2 5 (0.46%) SaaS
3 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.092%) FinancialForce.com
4 1 (0.092%) G Suite
4 1 (0.092%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.092%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.84%) Intranet
2 19 (1.74%) CTI
3 12 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.01%) Firewall
4 11 (1.01%) Internet
5 8 (0.73%) DNS
5 8 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (0.73%) LAN
5 8 (0.73%) WAN
6 6 (0.55%) HTTP
6 6 (0.55%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.46%) SAN
8 4 (0.37%) Network Security
9 2 (0.18%) DHCP
9 2 (0.18%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.092%) ATM
10 1 (0.092%) FTP
10 1 (0.092%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.092%) SMS
10 1 (0.092%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 40 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (1.65%) QlikView
6 18 (1.65%) Relational Database
7 14 (1.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (1.01%) Oracle Discoverer
10 10 (0.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 10 (0.92%) MS Access
11 8 (0.73%) Essbase
11 8 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.55%) Hyperion Smart View
13 6 (0.55%) Power BI
13 6 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (3.86%) JIRA
2 34 (3.12%) Selenium
3 21 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (1.65%) SpecFlow
5 15 (1.38%) HP UFT
6 11 (1.01%) NUnit
6 11 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
7 10 (0.92%) JUnit
8 9 (0.83%) TestNG
9 7 (0.64%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.55%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.46%) SilkTest
11 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.46%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.37%) AppScan
12 4 (0.37%) Grunt
12 4 (0.37%) gulp
12 4 (0.37%) jspm
12 4 (0.37%) Selenium IDE
12 4 (0.37%) SilkPerformer
General
1 1089 (100.00%) Finance
2 277 (25.44%) Banking
3 70 (6.43%) Back Office
4 66 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 63 (5.79%) Front Office
6 59 (5.42%) Financial Institution
7 58 (5.33%) Marketing
8 40 (3.67%) Retail
9 38 (3.49%) Legal
10 31 (2.85%) Corporate Banking
10 31 (2.85%) Telecoms
11 29 (2.66%) Law
12 26 (2.39%) General Ledger
13 24 (2.20%) Manufacturing
14 21 (1.93%) Private Banking
15 16 (1.47%) French Language
15 16 (1.47%) German Language
16 14 (1.29%) Electronics
16 14 (1.29%) Retail Banking
17 11 (1.01%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.50%) .NET
2 37 (3.40%) HTML
3 34 (3.12%) XML
4 21 (1.93%) Web Services
5 19 (1.74%) ASP.NET
6 15 (1.38%) CSS
7 12 (1.10%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (0.64%) HTML5
8 7 (0.64%) XSL
9 6 (0.55%) REST
9 6 (0.55%) SOAP
9 6 (0.55%) WPF
10 5 (0.46%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.46%) Entity Framework
11 4 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (0.37%) CSS3
11 4 (0.37%) Middleware
12 3 (0.28%) COM
12 3 (0.28%) EDI
12 3 (0.28%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 121 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (3.76%) Mathematics
3 37 (3.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 35 (3.21%) Online Banking
5 30 (2.75%) Fintech
6 29 (2.66%) Computer Science
6 29 (2.66%) Fixed Income
7 24 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 22 (2.02%) Derivative
9 19 (1.74%) Visualisation
10 18 (1.65%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.19%) Credit Risk
11 13 (1.19%) Economics
11 13 (1.19%) Equities
12 11 (1.01%) Hedge funds
13 10 (0.92%) Data Structures
13 10 (0.92%) Market Risk
13 10 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
13 10 (0.92%) Statistics
13 10 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 129 (11.85%) Windows
2 61 (5.60%) Linux
2 61 (5.60%) Unix
3 20 (1.84%) Windows 7
3 20 (1.84%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (0.83%) Solaris
6 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.28%) CentOS
7 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.18%) Android
8 2 (0.18%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.18%) VMS
8 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.092%) AIX
9 1 (0.092%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (24.70%) Business Analysis
2 243 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (14.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 124 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 93 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
6 92 (8.45%) SDLC
7 89 (8.17%) Project Management
8 84 (7.71%) ITIL
9 74 (6.80%) Change Management
10 66 (6.06%) Waterfall
11 64 (5.88%) Scrum
12 61 (5.60%) CRM
13 54 (4.96%) Mentoring
14 52 (4.78%) User Stories
15 51 (4.68%) Asset Management
16 50 (4.59%) Data Analysis
17 49 (4.50%) Analytics
18 43 (3.95%) PRINCE2
18 43 (3.95%) Target Operating Model
19 42 (3.86%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 362 (33.24%) SQL
2 66 (6.06%) C#
3 34 (3.12%) Java
4 32 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 32 (2.94%) VBA
5 29 (2.66%) T-SQL
6 21 (1.93%) VB
7 15 (1.38%) C
8 14 (1.29%) JavaScript
9 12 (1.10%) Python
10 9 (0.83%) C++
11 6 (0.55%) R
11 6 (0.55%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.46%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.37%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.28%) PHP
14 3 (0.28%) PHP 5
14 3 (0.28%) XPath
15 2 (0.18%) Perl
15 2 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 141 (12.95%) Degree
2 63 (5.79%) ISEB
3 53 (4.87%) CIMA
4 52 (4.78%) ACCA
5 27 (2.48%) CISSP
5 27 (2.48%) ISTQB
6 26 (2.39%) CIPFA
6 26 (2.39%) CISM
7 23 (2.11%) SANS
8 21 (1.93%) CRISC
9 17 (1.56%) PMI Certification
10 13 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (0.73%) CBAP
11 8 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.64%) PMP
13 6 (0.55%) IIBA
14 4 (0.37%) AAT
14 4 (0.37%) Security Cleared
15 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.52%) QA
2 26 (2.39%) Data Quality
3 21 (1.93%) COBIT
4 18 (1.65%) MiFID
4 18 (1.65%) SLA
5 9 (0.83%) Basel III
6 6 (0.55%) Basel II
6 6 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.46%) EMIR
8 3 (0.28%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.28%) GAAP
8 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.092%) FATCA
10 1 (0.092%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.092%) SEPA
System Software
1 29 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.37%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.18%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.092%) Docker
5 1 (0.092%) Firmware
5 1 (0.092%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.092%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (0.83%) RSA Archer
2 5 (0.46%) SCCM
3 4 (0.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (0.37%) HP Fortify
3 4 (0.37%) Nessus
4 3 (0.28%) Nagios
5 2 (0.18%) Control-M
5 2 (0.18%) SCOM
6 1 (0.092%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.092%) Nmap
6 1 (0.092%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.092%) Puppet
6 1 (0.092%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.092%) SCSM
6 1 (0.092%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 155 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 137 (12.58%) Oracle
3 58 (5.33%) SAP
4 31 (2.85%) Informatica
5 23 (2.11%) Cognos
5 23 (2.11%) Tableau
6 20 (1.84%) Hyperion
7 15 (1.38%) BT
7 15 (1.38%) Charles River
7 15 (1.38%) JD Edwards
7 15 (1.38%) Red Box
7 15 (1.38%) Reuters
8 12 (1.10%) Bloomberg
8 12 (1.10%) Citrix
8 12 (1.10%) VMware
9 11 (1.01%) HP
9 11 (1.01%) IBM
9 11 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (0.92%) Sage
11 9 (0.83%) FXall
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 + Benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Cov
Posted: 15 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Lifecove
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension, Healt
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Lifecove
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £75,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Great Bonus and Package
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £31000 per annum + 25 days holiday, bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + c.35% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
South East London
MatchesFashion.com
Salary: plus excellent company benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
East London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London, Fore Street, EC2Y 5EJ
Prolifics UK
Posted: 22 days ago