The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region 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 57 54 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.24% 1.28% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.30% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £40,000 £47,050 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.98% +4.55%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Financial Analyst
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
543 461 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.94% 98.09% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 462 391 463
Median salary £51,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Financial Analyst Salary Trend in Watford

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in Watford

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

Financial Analyst Salary Histogram in Watford

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

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 across the Watford region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Fintech
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) GWT
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) JBoss
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) BPR
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Ajax
1 2 (22.22%) GWT
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Fintech
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BPR
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) UML
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) AAT
1 1 (11.11%) ACCA
1 1 (11.11%) CIMA
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft