The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Financial Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Financial Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Finance Analyst
Rank 832 889 864
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Financial Analyst 103 48 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.045% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.047% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 100 47 64
Average salary £54,050 £57,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +17.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,400 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £56,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Financial Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Financial Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Senior Financial Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Financial Analyst over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Financial Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Financial Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Financial Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +76 100 £53,100 -7.65% 9
London +23 47 £60,000 -3.22% 5
South East +36 29 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Berkshire +1 14 £68,000 +1.49% 1
Slough +11 12 £68,000 +23.63%
East of England +8 10 £53,100 -7.65%
Yorkshire +14 8 £50,000 +40.35% 1
York - 8 £50,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 - 1
Kent - 8 £42,500 -
Watford +15 6 £53,100 -7.65%
Hertfordshire +9 6 £53,100 -7.65%
Essex - 4 £70,000 -
Brentwood - 4 £70,000 -
West Sussex -3 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £38,447 -
City of London - 3 £50,000 - 2
Gatwick - 3 £42,500 -
Reading +6 2 £50,000 -36.70%
Basingstoke - 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £42,500 -
South West - 2 £42,500 -
North West - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £43,500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £50,000 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £43,500 - 1

Senior Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Financial Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Financial Analyst in their job title.

1 184 (100.00%) Finance
2 71 (38.59%) SQL
3 47 (25.54%) Business Analysis
4 35 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (15.22%) Oracle
7 25 (13.59%) SDLC
8 22 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (11.41%) Use Case
10 20 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (10.87%) SAS
10 20 (10.87%) ITIL
10 20 (10.87%) Change Management
11 19 (10.33%) ISTQB
12 18 (9.78%) Wealth Management
12 18 (9.78%) SQL Server
12 18 (9.78%) Data Modelling
12 18 (9.78%) Microsoft
12 18 (9.78%) ISEB
12 18 (9.78%) Product Management
13 17 (9.24%) HP Quality Center
13 17 (9.24%) Regression Testing
14 16 (8.70%) Project Management
14 16 (8.70%) Six Sigma
14 16 (8.70%) Test Strategy
15 15 (8.15%) Data Quality
15 15 (8.15%) Waterfall
15 15 (8.15%) ETL
15 15 (8.15%) T-SQL

Senior Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Financial Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Financial Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (10.87%) SAS
2 5 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (7.61%) MS Excel
1 14 (7.61%) MS Office
2 7 (3.80%) MS Project
3 6 (3.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (7.07%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (5.98%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (4.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (3.26%) thinkFolio
5 3 (1.63%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.54%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.80%) Firewall
2 6 (3.26%) PuTTY
2 6 (3.26%) SSH
2 6 (3.26%) Telnet
3 4 (2.17%) IPsec
3 4 (2.17%) OSPF
4 3 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.63%) LAN
5 2 (1.09%) BGP
5 2 (1.09%) EIGRP
5 2 (1.09%) HSRP
5 2 (1.09%) Internet
5 2 (1.09%) MPLS
5 2 (1.09%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (1.09%) VPN
5 2 (1.09%) VRRP
5 2 (1.09%) WAN
6 1 (0.54%) DMZ
6 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.61%) Data Mining
2 14 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.63%) MS Access
6 2 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.09%) QlikView
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.54%) Big Data
7 1 (0.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.54%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 11 (5.98%) HP UFT
2 5 (2.72%) Cucumber
2 5 (2.72%) Selenium
3 3 (1.63%) Toad
4 2 (1.09%) JIRA
4 2 (1.09%) MSTest
4 2 (1.09%) QARun
4 2 (1.09%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.09%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.09%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.54%) JUnit
5 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.54%) Zephyr
General
1 184 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (4.35%) Back Office
2 8 (4.35%) Banking
3 5 (2.72%) Retail
4 4 (2.17%) General Ledger
4 4 (2.17%) Legal
4 4 (2.17%) Marketing
5 3 (1.63%) Billing
5 3 (1.63%) Law
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.80%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (2.72%) .NET
2 5 (2.72%) XML
3 4 (2.17%) Gherkin
3 4 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (0.54%) CSS
4 1 (0.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.35%) Derivative
4 7 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.72%) Equities
5 5 (2.72%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.17%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.63%) AS400
7 3 (1.63%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.63%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.63%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.09%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.09%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.09%) User Experience
9 1 (0.54%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.15%) Windows
2 5 (2.72%) Linux
3 3 (1.63%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.09%) Unix
5 1 (0.54%) CentOS
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.54%) Business Analysis
2 35 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.59%) SDLC
4 22 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (11.41%) Use Case
6 20 (10.87%) Change Management
6 20 (10.87%) ITIL
6 20 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (9.78%) Data Modelling
7 18 (9.78%) Product Management
7 18 (9.78%) Wealth Management
8 17 (9.24%) Regression Testing
9 16 (8.70%) Project Management
9 16 (8.70%) Six Sigma
9 16 (8.70%) Test Strategy
10 15 (8.15%) ETL
10 15 (8.15%) Test Scripting
10 15 (8.15%) Waterfall
11 14 (7.61%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 71 (38.59%) SQL
2 15 (8.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (3.26%) VB
4 5 (2.72%) Java
5 4 (2.17%) VBA
6 3 (1.63%) C
6 3 (1.63%) C#
6 3 (1.63%) COBOL
6 3 (1.63%) R
6 3 (1.63%) VB6
7 2 (1.09%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.54%) PHP
8 1 (0.54%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (10.33%) ISTQB
2 18 (9.78%) ISEB
3 14 (7.61%) Degree
4 5 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.17%) CISSP
6 2 (1.09%) CCIE
6 2 (1.09%) CCNP
6 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) CBAP
7 1 (0.54%) CCNA
7 1 (0.54%) CCSA
7 1 (0.54%) CIMA
7 1 (0.54%) CISA
7 1 (0.54%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.15%) Data Quality
1 15 (8.15%) QA
2 6 (3.26%) EMIR
2 6 (3.26%) MiFID
3 3 (1.63%) ISO27002
3 3 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.63%) SEPA
4 1 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (9.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (15.22%) Oracle
2 18 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.89%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (4.35%) HP
5 6 (3.26%) Bloomberg
5 6 (3.26%) Cisco
6 5 (2.72%) IBM
7 4 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.63%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.63%) VMware
9 2 (1.09%) Cognos
9 2 (1.09%) Juniper
10 1 (0.54%) Apple
10 1 (0.54%) Capita
10 1 (0.54%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.54%) Netezza
10 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.54%) SAP
10 1 (0.54%) Tableau
10 1 (0.54%) Verint
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £54,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago