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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Finance Analyst
UK
Rank 470 410 402
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 439 733 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.75% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 375 682 647
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017 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 27 February 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
England -60 430 £50,000 - 76
London -41 266 £57,500 +4.54% 51
South East -27 63 £47,500 +5.55% 10
City of London -36 40 £62,500 +13.63% 10
Yorkshire +37 32 £42,500 -4.49% 3
West Yorkshire +32 28 £42,500 +21.42% 2
East of England -28 28 £41,250 -8.33%
Leeds +40 26 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Surrey +40 23 £42,500 -34.61% 3
Berkshire +7 22 £50,000 -13.04% 2
West Midlands +19 13 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Hertfordshire -3 12 £33,000 -4.34%
North West -13 12 £37,000 -1.33% 4
West Sussex +10 11 £52,500 +23.52%
South West +24 8 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Birmingham +12 8 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Manchester -32 8 £37,000 -1.33% 3
East Midlands +6 7 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Wokingham +3 7 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Essex -2 7 £70,000 -
Crawley +14 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Watford -9 5 £62,500 +38.88%
South Yorkshire +10 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Maidenhead +9 4 £50,000 +66.66%
Leicestershire -5 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 4 £32,750 -22.94%
Leicester -14 4 £35,000 +16.66%
South Wales +19 3 £40,000 -
Scotland +18 3 £45,000 +24.13% 3
Wales +13 3 £40,000 +14.28%

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 939 (100.00%) Finance
2 290 (30.88%) SQL
3 250 (26.62%) Banking
4 227 (24.17%) Business Analysis
5 225 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
6 155 (16.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 134 (14.27%) Degree
8 132 (14.06%) Microsoft
9 125 (13.31%) Oracle
10 116 (12.35%) Windows
11 110 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
12 109 (11.61%) MS Excel
13 98 (10.44%) ISEB
14 94 (10.01%) SQL Server
15 84 (8.95%) Scrum
16 83 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
17 77 (8.20%) MS Office
18 73 (7.77%) Project Management
19 68 (7.24%) Legal
20 66 (7.03%) SDLC
21 64 (6.82%) Retail
22 60 (6.39%) QA
23 59 (6.28%) Back Office
24 58 (6.18%) Asset Management
25 57 (6.07%) C#
26 56 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
27 54 (5.75%) SAP
28 51 (5.43%) ERP
29 50 (5.32%) Mathematics
29 50 (5.32%) Marketing

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 30 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.38%) Confluence
2 13 (1.38%) SAS
3 10 (1.06%) IIS
3 10 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 9 (0.96%) Apache
4 9 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.64%) JBoss
5 6 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.32%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.32%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.11%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 109 (11.61%) MS Excel
2 77 (8.20%) MS Office
3 18 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.38%) MS Project
6 8 (0.85%) Stata
7 3 (0.32%) EViews
7 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 44 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (3.73%) Oracle Payables
2 35 (3.73%) Oracle Receivables
3 23 (2.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (2.34%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (2.02%) Oracle Financials
6 17 (1.81%) SAP FI
7 16 (1.70%) Oracle General Ledger
8 15 (1.60%) SAP CO
8 15 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
9 13 (1.38%) Oracle Cash Management
10 11 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
11 9 (0.96%) Oracle iProcurement
12 8 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
13 7 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
13 7 (0.75%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 7 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 7 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
14 6 (0.64%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.32%) SaaS
3 2 (0.21%) Office 365
4 1 (0.11%) G Suite
4 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.11%) Slack
4 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.38%) Intranet
2 8 (0.85%) Internet
2 8 (0.85%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.75%) LAN
4 6 (0.64%) CTI
4 6 (0.64%) Firewall
4 6 (0.64%) WAN
5 4 (0.43%) DNS
5 4 (0.43%) HTTP
5 4 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (0.43%) LDAP
6 3 (0.32%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.32%) VPN
7 2 (0.21%) ADSL
7 2 (0.21%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.21%) Network Security
7 2 (0.21%) SMS
7 2 (0.21%) Telepresence
8 1 (0.11%) ATM
8 1 (0.11%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (10.01%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
4 19 (2.02%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
6 13 (1.38%) QlikView
6 13 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (1.17%) MS Access
8 11 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (0.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 9 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.75%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.75%) Power BI
11 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.64%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.53%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 27 (2.88%) JIRA
2 21 (2.24%) Selenium
3 14 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (1.38%) SpecFlow
5 10 (1.06%) JUnit
6 9 (0.96%) HP UFT
6 9 (0.96%) NUnit
6 9 (0.96%) TestNG
7 7 (0.75%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.43%) Grunt
9 4 (0.43%) gulp
9 4 (0.43%) jspm
9 4 (0.43%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.32%) Selenium IDE
10 3 (0.32%) SilkPerformer
10 3 (0.32%) SilkTest
11 2 (0.21%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 939 (100.00%) Finance
2 250 (26.62%) Banking
3 68 (7.24%) Legal
4 64 (6.82%) Retail
5 59 (6.28%) Back Office
6 50 (5.32%) Marketing
7 45 (4.79%) Financial Institution
8 36 (3.83%) Corporate Banking
8 36 (3.83%) Front Office
9 35 (3.73%) Investment Banking
10 30 (3.19%) Law
11 28 (2.98%) Telecoms
12 24 (2.56%) Manufacturing
13 23 (2.45%) Private Banking
14 19 (2.02%) Advertising
14 19 (2.02%) General Ledger
15 15 (1.60%) Billing
16 14 (1.49%) French Language
16 14 (1.49%) German Language
17 13 (1.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (3.73%) .NET
2 34 (3.62%) XML
3 15 (1.60%) HTML
4 13 (1.38%) FIX Protocol
4 13 (1.38%) Web Services
5 12 (1.28%) REST
6 9 (0.96%) XSD
7 8 (0.85%) ASP.NET
7 8 (0.85%) XML Schema
8 6 (0.64%) WPF
9 5 (0.53%) CSS
9 5 (0.53%) HTML5
10 4 (0.43%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (0.43%) CSS3
10 4 (0.43%) Entity Framework
10 4 (0.43%) SOAP
11 3 (0.32%) Ajax
11 3 (0.32%) Java EE
11 3 (0.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 110 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.51%) Fixed Income
2 33 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 29 (3.09%) Online Banking
4 23 (2.45%) Fintech
5 21 (2.24%) Computer Science
6 20 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (1.81%) Equities
8 15 (1.60%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.60%) Derivative
9 14 (1.49%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.17%) Credit Risk
11 9 (0.96%) Client/Server
11 9 (0.96%) Mobile App
12 8 (0.85%) PMI
13 7 (0.75%) Reference Data
14 5 (0.53%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.53%) Data Centre
14 5 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 116 (12.35%) Windows
2 43 (4.58%) Unix
3 41 (4.37%) Linux
4 27 (2.88%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 6 (0.64%) Windows XP
7 5 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.43%) Android
8 4 (0.43%) Solaris
9 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.21%) VMS
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (24.17%) Business Analysis
2 225 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (16.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 84 (8.95%) Scrum
5 83 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 73 (7.77%) Project Management
7 66 (7.03%) SDLC
8 58 (6.18%) Asset Management
9 56 (5.96%) Business Intelligence
10 51 (5.43%) ERP
11 50 (5.32%) Mathematics
12 47 (5.01%) ITIL
12 47 (5.01%) Waterfall
13 44 (4.69%) Change Management
14 43 (4.58%) UML
14 43 (4.58%) User Stories
15 41 (4.37%) Analytics
15 41 (4.37%) Mentoring
16 40 (4.26%) Data Analysis
16 40 (4.26%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 290 (30.88%) SQL
2 57 (6.07%) C#
3 29 (3.09%) VBA
4 28 (2.98%) Java
5 26 (2.77%) PL/SQL
5 26 (2.77%) T-SQL
6 16 (1.70%) R
7 10 (1.06%) MATLAB
7 10 (1.06%) Python
8 9 (0.96%) JavaScript
9 8 (0.85%) PowerShell
10 7 (0.75%) C++
11 6 (0.64%) VB
12 5 (0.53%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.21%) ABAP
14 1 (0.11%) C
14 1 (0.11%) Perl
14 1 (0.11%) VBScript
14 1 (0.11%) X++
14 1 (0.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 134 (14.27%) Degree
2 98 (10.44%) ISEB
3 43 (4.58%) ACCA
4 42 (4.47%) CIMA
5 26 (2.77%) ISTQB
6 21 (2.24%) CISM
6 21 (2.24%) CISSP
7 20 (2.13%) CIPFA
7 20 (2.13%) SANS
8 16 (1.70%) CRISC
9 12 (1.28%) IIBA
10 9 (0.96%) PhD
10 9 (0.96%) PMI Certification
11 8 (0.85%) CBAP
12 5 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.43%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.32%) AAT
14 3 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.32%) PMP
15 2 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (6.39%) QA
2 36 (3.83%) PMO
3 20 (2.13%) IFRS
3 20 (2.13%) IFRS 9
3 20 (2.13%) MiFID
4 16 (1.70%) COBIT
5 13 (1.38%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.64%) Basel III
7 5 (0.53%) Basel II
7 5 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.53%) EMIR
7 5 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.43%) SLA
9 3 (0.32%) SEPA
10 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.11%) FATCA
System Software
1 25 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.43%) RACF
3 2 (0.21%) XenApp
4 1 (0.11%) Docker
4 1 (0.11%) Firmware
4 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (0.96%) RSA Archer
2 6 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.43%) SCCM
4 3 (0.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (0.21%) SCOM
6 1 (0.11%) Control-M
6 1 (0.11%) Nmap
6 1 (0.11%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.11%) SCSM
6 1 (0.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 132 (14.06%) Microsoft
2 125 (13.31%) Oracle
3 54 (5.75%) SAP
4 24 (2.56%) Actimize
5 22 (2.34%) JD Edwards
6 21 (2.24%) Informatica
7 18 (1.92%) Tableau
8 17 (1.81%) Reuters
9 13 (1.38%) Bloomberg
10 12 (1.28%) Cognos
10 12 (1.28%) Hyperion
11 11 (1.17%) HP
11 11 (1.17%) IBM
12 10 (1.06%) Charles River
12 10 (1.06%) CODA
13 8 (0.85%) QAD
13 8 (0.85%) Sage
13 8 (0.85%) Splunk
14 7 (0.75%) BEA
15 6 (0.64%) Citrix
North West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits (50-100% Bonus)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £41709.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Cov
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + c.35% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + c.35% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £66400 - £76400 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago