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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Finance Analyst
UK
Rank 479 396 408
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 431 731 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.74% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.77% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 378 678 623
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,750 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 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 17 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
England -85 422 £50,000 -5.83% 54
London -64 271 £55,000 -4.34% 25
South East +26 63 £45,000 - 6
City of London -43 47 £60,000 +4.34% 6
East of England -22 37 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Berkshire +47 24 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Yorkshire +28 21 £37,500 -6.25% 7
West Yorkshire +34 16 £37,500 +11.94% 3
Leeds +32 16 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Surrey +30 15 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Hertfordshire -1 13 £51,250 +40.41% 2
West Midlands +5 11 £39,500 -9.71% 1
North West -22 9 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Hampshire +15 8 £53,000 -11.66% 1
South West +12 8 £41,250 +0.60% 7
Wokingham +12 8 £32,500 -43.47% 1
Watford -6 8 £55,000 +22.22%
Birmingham +3 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Ipswich +31 6 £34,000 +6.25%
Suffolk +11 6 £34,000 +6.25%
Essex -16 6 £55,000 -21.42%
Manchester -26 6 £32,700 -12.80% 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 - 2
Norwich - 5 £45,000 -
Norfolk - 5 £45,000 -
Wiltshire +20 4 £52,500 +28.04% 1
West Sussex +15 4 £56,250 +32.35% 1
South Wales +13 4 £40,000 - 1
Wales +9 4 £40,000 - 1
Southampton +6 4 £53,000 -18.46% 1

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 995 (100.00%) Finance
2 316 (31.76%) SQL
3 266 (26.73%) Banking
4 231 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
5 228 (22.91%) Business Analysis
6 153 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 134 (13.47%) Microsoft
8 126 (12.66%) Degree
9 123 (12.36%) Oracle
10 122 (12.26%) Windows
11 113 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
12 105 (10.55%) MS Excel
13 97 (9.75%) User Acceptance Testing
14 92 (9.25%) SQL Server
15 86 (8.64%) SDLC
15 86 (8.64%) MS Office
16 76 (7.64%) ISEB
17 75 (7.54%) Project Management
18 71 (7.14%) Back Office
18 71 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
19 69 (6.93%) Scrum
20 61 (6.13%) QA
21 59 (5.93%) C#
22 57 (5.73%) ITIL
23 56 (5.63%) SAP
23 56 (5.63%) Change Management
24 55 (5.53%) Marketing
25 54 (5.43%) Retail
26 53 (5.33%) Investment Banking
27 52 (5.23%) Waterfall

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 37 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.41%) Confluence
3 13 (1.31%) IIS
4 12 (1.21%) SAS
5 11 (1.11%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.01%) Apache
6 10 (1.01%) MS Exchange
7 7 (0.70%) JBoss
8 6 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.20%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.10%) SAP Portal
12 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 105 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 86 (8.64%) MS Office
3 17 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.11%) MS Project
6 8 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (4.02%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (3.02%) Oracle Receivables
3 28 (2.81%) Oracle Payables
4 25 (2.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 25 (2.51%) Oracle Financials
5 19 (1.91%) SAP FI
6 18 (1.81%) SAP CO
6 18 (1.81%) SAP FI/CO
7 17 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (1.31%) Oracle Cash Management
8 13 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
9 12 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
9 12 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
10 9 (0.90%) Unit4 Business World
11 8 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
11 8 (0.80%) Oracle iProcurement
12 7 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
12 7 (0.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 7 (0.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.50%) Office 365
3 4 (0.40%) SaaS
4 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.10%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (0.10%) G Suite
5 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.01%) Intranet
2 11 (1.11%) CTI
2 11 (1.11%) Internet
3 9 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.80%) DNS
4 8 (0.80%) LAN
4 8 (0.80%) WAN
5 6 (0.60%) Firewall
5 6 (0.60%) HTTP
5 6 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 5 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.30%) LDAP
8 2 (0.20%) DHCP
8 2 (0.20%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.20%) SMS
9 1 (0.10%) ATM
9 1 (0.10%) FTP
9 1 (0.10%) Network Security
9 1 (0.10%) SAN
9 1 (0.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 16 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (1.51%) Oracle BI EE
7 14 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
7 14 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (1.31%) QlikView
9 10 (1.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.70%) Essbase
11 7 (0.70%) Power BI
12 6 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.60%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (0.60%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.50%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 33 (3.32%) JIRA
2 30 (3.02%) Selenium
3 17 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (1.61%) SpecFlow
5 13 (1.31%) HP UFT
6 11 (1.11%) JUnit
7 10 (1.01%) NUnit
8 9 (0.90%) TestNG
9 6 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.60%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.40%) Grunt
10 4 (0.40%) gulp
10 4 (0.40%) jspm
10 4 (0.40%) SilkPerformer
10 4 (0.40%) SilkTest
10 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.40%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.30%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.30%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (0.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 995 (100.00%) Finance
2 266 (26.73%) Banking
3 71 (7.14%) Back Office
4 55 (5.53%) Marketing
5 54 (5.43%) Retail
6 53 (5.33%) Investment Banking
7 51 (5.13%) Financial Institution
8 49 (4.92%) Legal
9 47 (4.72%) Front Office
10 33 (3.32%) Telecoms
11 32 (3.22%) Corporate Banking
12 30 (3.02%) Law
13 28 (2.81%) Manufacturing
13 28 (2.81%) Private Banking
14 15 (1.51%) French Language
14 15 (1.51%) General Ledger
14 15 (1.51%) German Language
15 14 (1.41%) Retail Banking
16 12 (1.21%) Electronics
17 11 (1.11%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (3.42%) .NET
2 29 (2.91%) HTML
3 25 (2.51%) XML
4 16 (1.61%) Web Services
5 13 (1.31%) ASP.NET
5 13 (1.31%) CSS
6 12 (1.21%) FIX Protocol
7 7 (0.70%) REST
8 6 (0.60%) SOAP
9 5 (0.50%) HTML5
9 5 (0.50%) WPF
10 4 (0.40%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (0.40%) CSS3
10 4 (0.40%) Entity Framework
10 4 (0.40%) Spring
11 3 (0.30%) Ajax
11 3 (0.30%) J2SE
11 3 (0.30%) Java EE
11 3 (0.30%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 113 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (3.72%) Online Banking
3 32 (3.22%) Mathematics
4 31 (3.12%) Fintech
5 27 (2.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 25 (2.51%) Fixed Income
7 24 (2.41%) Computer Science
7 24 (2.41%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.51%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.31%) Derivative
10 13 (1.31%) Equities
11 12 (1.21%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.21%) Economics
11 12 (1.21%) Statistics
12 10 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
12 10 (1.01%) PMI
12 10 (1.01%) User Experience
13 8 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.80%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 122 (12.26%) Windows
2 49 (4.92%) Unix
3 46 (4.62%) Linux
4 23 (2.31%) Windows 7
5 19 (1.91%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.60%) Solaris
7 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.40%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.20%) Android
9 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.20%) VMS
9 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.10%) AIX
10 1 (0.10%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.10%) CentOS
10 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (22.91%) Business Analysis
3 153 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 97 (9.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 86 (8.64%) SDLC
6 75 (7.54%) Project Management
7 71 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (6.93%) Scrum
9 57 (5.73%) ITIL
10 56 (5.63%) Change Management
11 52 (5.23%) Waterfall
12 48 (4.82%) ERP
12 48 (4.82%) Mentoring
13 47 (4.72%) Asset Management
14 45 (4.52%) CRM
15 44 (4.42%) Analytics
16 42 (4.22%) Process Improvement
16 42 (4.22%) Target Operating Model
16 42 (4.22%) User Stories
17 40 (4.02%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 316 (31.76%) SQL
2 59 (5.93%) C#
3 30 (3.02%) Java
4 27 (2.71%) PL/SQL
4 27 (2.71%) T-SQL
4 27 (2.71%) VBA
5 14 (1.41%) VB
6 13 (1.31%) JavaScript
6 13 (1.31%) Python
7 12 (1.21%) C
8 9 (0.90%) R
9 8 (0.80%) C++
9 8 (0.80%) PowerShell
10 6 (0.60%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.20%) ABAP
11 2 (0.20%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.20%) XPath
12 1 (0.10%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.10%) Scala
12 1 (0.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 126 (12.66%) Degree
2 76 (7.64%) ISEB
3 51 (5.13%) ACCA
4 50 (5.03%) CIMA
5 27 (2.71%) CISSP
6 26 (2.61%) CIPFA
6 26 (2.61%) CISM
6 26 (2.61%) ISTQB
7 24 (2.41%) SANS
8 21 (2.11%) CRISC
9 11 (1.11%) PMI Certification
10 10 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.50%) CBAP
11 5 (0.50%) IIBA
12 4 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.40%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.30%) AAT
13 3 (0.30%) PMP
14 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.13%) QA
2 22 (2.21%) COBIT
2 22 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 21 (2.11%) MiFID
4 10 (1.01%) SLA
5 6 (0.60%) Basel III
5 6 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.60%) EMIR
6 4 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.30%) Basel II
8 2 (0.20%) GAAP
8 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.20%) SEPA
9 1 (0.10%) FATCA
9 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.10%) ISO27002
System Software
1 27 (2.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.30%) RACF
4 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.10%) Docker
5 1 (0.10%) Firmware
5 1 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (0.90%) RSA Archer
2 7 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 3 (0.30%) SCCM
5 2 (0.20%) Control-M
5 2 (0.20%) SCOM
6 1 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.10%) Nmap
6 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.10%) Puppet
6 1 (0.10%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.10%) SCSM
6 1 (0.10%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 134 (13.47%) Microsoft
2 123 (12.36%) Oracle
3 56 (5.63%) SAP
4 29 (2.91%) Informatica
5 21 (2.11%) JD Edwards
6 20 (2.01%) Tableau
7 15 (1.51%) BT
7 15 (1.51%) Hyperion
7 15 (1.51%) Red Box
8 14 (1.41%) Reuters
9 13 (1.31%) Cognos
10 12 (1.21%) HP
11 11 (1.11%) Actimize
12 10 (1.01%) Bloomberg
12 10 (1.01%) Charles River
12 10 (1.01%) IBM
13 9 (0.90%) Citrix
13 9 (0.90%) CODA
14 8 (0.80%) QAD
15 7 (0.70%) Sage
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £400000 per annum + benefits explained below
Posted: 6 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + 15% Bonus + 12% Pension + LTI
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Training
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + c.20% bonus c.£7k on-call/overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Mitcham, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Lifecove
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension, Healt
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Lifecove
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
Online Resourcing
Salary: Attractive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago