The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 14 16
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 96 117 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.92% 12.96% 12.77%
As % of the General category 42.11% 35.45% 42.81%
Number of salaries quoted 79 104 117
Median salary £50,000 £55,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.90% +22.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,400 £74,250 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 228 330 334
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 37.81% 36.54% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 168 308 276
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Bedfordshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Finance in Bedfordshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Bedfordshire

Finance
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Luton -1 37 £50,000 -20.00% 8
Dunstable +1 24 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Bedford +14 7 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Shefford - 1 £42,500 -
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 38 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.56%) Microsoft
3 29 (17.37%) Oracle
4 28 (16.77%) HTML
4 28 (16.77%) CSS
4 28 (16.77%) AngularJS
5 27 (16.17%) Project Management
5 27 (16.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (15.57%) JavaScript
6 26 (15.57%) SQL
7 25 (14.97%) Marketing
7 25 (14.97%) User Experience
8 23 (13.77%) C#
9 22 (13.17%) SQL Server
10 21 (12.57%) PRINCE2
11 20 (11.98%) .NET
12 18 (10.78%) Banking
13 16 (9.58%) Adobe
14 15 (8.98%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (8.98%) Waterfall
14 15 (8.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 15 (8.98%) SDLC
14 15 (8.98%) ITIL
14 15 (8.98%) Windows
14 15 (8.98%) VMware
15 14 (8.38%) Scrum
15 14 (8.38%) Citrix
15 14 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (8.38%) Wireframes
15 14 (8.38%) Axure RP

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (4.19%) IIS
2 3 (1.80%) Apache
2 3 (1.80%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (8.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (3.59%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.20%) Simulink
4 2 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (1.80%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.20%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.20%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.20%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.79%) Firewall
2 3 (1.80%) SAN
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
3 2 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (1.20%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.20%) WAN
3 2 (1.20%) WLAN
4 1 (0.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.60%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.40%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.80%) OLAP
6 2 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.60%) Big Data
7 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.60%) Impala
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.60%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.60%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (8.38%) Axure RP
2 12 (7.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (3.59%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 6 (3.59%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.59%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.99%) JIRA
4 5 (2.99%) Selenium
4 5 (2.99%) Subversion
4 5 (2.99%) WebStorm
5 3 (1.80%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.20%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.60%) Bower
7 1 (0.60%) Grunt
7 1 (0.60%) gulp
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (14.97%) Marketing
2 18 (10.78%) Banking
3 13 (7.78%) Retail
4 12 (7.19%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.59%) Back Office
6 5 (2.99%) Games
7 4 (2.40%) Billing
8 3 (1.80%) Legal
9 2 (1.20%) Local Government
9 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.60%) Front Office
10 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (22.16%) Developer
2 24 (14.37%) Project Manager
3 22 (13.17%) Analyst
4 21 (12.57%) IT Manager
5 18 (10.78%) Senior Developer
6 16 (9.58%) Designer
7 15 (8.98%) UX Designer
8 14 (8.38%) Architect
9 13 (7.78%) IT Project Manager
10 11 (6.59%) .NET Developer
10 11 (6.59%) Technical Architect
11 9 (5.39%) Applications Support
11 9 (5.39%) C# Developer
11 9 (5.39%) IT Analyst
11 9 (5.39%) Programme Manager
12 8 (4.79%) Mobile Developer
12 8 (4.79%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (4.19%) Applications Developer
13 7 (4.19%) Digital Project Manager
13 7 (4.19%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.77%) AngularJS
1 28 (16.77%) CSS
1 28 (16.77%) HTML
2 20 (11.98%) .NET
3 13 (7.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 13 (7.78%) XML
4 12 (7.19%) HTML5
4 12 (7.19%) Web Services
5 11 (6.59%) ASP.NET
6 10 (5.99%) jQuery
7 9 (5.39%) CSS3
7 9 (5.39%) Hibernate
7 9 (5.39%) Spring
8 8 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (4.79%) Struts
9 7 (4.19%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.59%) J2EE
11 5 (2.99%) EJB
11 5 (2.99%) JDBC
11 5 (2.99%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.97%) User Experience
2 15 (8.98%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.99%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (5.39%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.79%) Fintech
6 8 (4.79%) Virtual Team
7 7 (4.19%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.80%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.80%) Smartcard
8 3 (1.80%) Symmetrix
9 2 (1.20%) CMDB
9 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.98%) Windows
2 13 (7.78%) Unix
3 10 (5.99%) Solaris
4 9 (5.39%) Android
4 9 (5.39%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.59%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.20%) Linux
7 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.20%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (16.17%) Project Management
2 27 (16.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (12.57%) PRINCE2
4 15 (8.98%) ITIL
4 15 (8.98%) SDLC
4 15 (8.98%) Waterfall
5 14 (8.38%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (8.38%) Scrum
5 14 (8.38%) Wireframes
6 13 (7.78%) Analytics
6 13 (7.78%) User Stories
7 12 (7.19%) Change Management
7 12 (7.19%) Data Security
8 11 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (6.59%) MVC
8 11 (6.59%) Programme Management
9 10 (5.99%) CRM
9 10 (5.99%) DevOps
9 10 (5.99%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.57%) JavaScript
1 26 (15.57%) SQL
2 23 (13.77%) C#
3 13 (7.78%) Java
4 9 (5.39%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.40%) Apple Swift
5 4 (2.40%) Objective-C
5 4 (2.40%) Python
6 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.80%) R
7 2 (1.20%) ABAP
7 2 (1.20%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.20%) VBScript
8 1 (0.60%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.19%) Degree
2 7 (4.19%) ISEB
3 4 (2.40%) DBS Check
4 3 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.59%) QA
2 5 (2.99%) SLA
3 4 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.80%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) Oozie
Vendors
1 31 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.37%) Oracle
3 16 (9.58%) Adobe
4 15 (8.98%) VMware
5 14 (8.38%) Citrix
6 12 (7.19%) Cisco
7 6 (3.59%) Appcelerator
8 5 (2.99%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (2.99%) hybris
8 5 (2.99%) Perforce
8 5 (2.99%) SAP
9 4 (2.40%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.80%) EMC
10 3 (1.80%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.80%) Remedy
10 3 (1.80%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.20%) BEA
12 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.60%) Splunk
Luton, Bedfordshire
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £48000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 13 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £140,000 per annum Bonus Uncapped
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous benefit
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 17 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 25 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 10 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunstable
Affecto
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Dunstable
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
London Luton Airport Operations Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The Financial Management Centre
Salary: Great Earning Potential
Posted: 17 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 27 days ago