Period
to 28 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 561 683 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.50% 12.05% 13.09%
As % of the General category 33.96% 40.06% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 442 481 646
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £32,000 £31,625
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £76,875
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +4.17%

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

All General Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,652 1,705 2,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.86% 30.09% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,109 1,191 1,648
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.65% +4.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Berkshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Finance in Berkshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Berkshire over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Finance in Berkshire

Finance
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 279 £56,500 +13.00% 43
Bracknell +8 45 £45,000 -23.40% 3
Newbury +29 42 £47,500 -9.52% 10
Slough -16 41 £47,000 -18.26% 12
Maidenhead +22 24 £75,000 +17.19% 2
Wokingham +11 11 £31,000 -57.24% 6
Windsor -3 4 £43,750 -32.69% 1
Thatcham - 1 £52,500 - 1
Ascot - 1 £65,000 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 134 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (17.83%) Project Management
3 97 (17.29%) Problem-Solving
4 95 (16.93%) Telecoms
4 95 (16.93%) Degree
5 89 (15.86%) C#
6 87 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
7 80 (14.26%) SQL
7 80 (14.26%) Marketing
8 77 (13.73%) Java
9 76 (13.55%) Business Intelligence
10 63 (11.23%) Retail
11 62 (11.05%) HTML
12 61 (10.87%) AngularJS
13 60 (10.70%) SAP
14 58 (10.34%) Computer Science
15 57 (10.16%) Fintech
16 56 (9.98%) AWS
16 56 (9.98%) Linux
17 53 (9.45%) JavaScript
17 53 (9.45%) Microsoft
17 53 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
18 51 (9.09%) Windows
18 51 (9.09%) Jenkins
18 51 (9.09%) Project Delivery
19 50 (8.91%) Public Sector
20 47 (8.38%) DevOps
20 47 (8.38%) Virtual Team
21 45 (8.02%) Manufacturing
22 44 (7.84%) Azure

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (2.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.96%) Apache
3 9 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.60%) Umbraco
4 8 (1.43%) IIS
4 8 (1.43%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.25%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.53%) Anypoint
7 3 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.36%) CMS
8 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.18%) Confluence
9 1 (0.18%) JBoss
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (6.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (6.42%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (4.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (2.32%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (2.32%) NetSuite
2 12 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.78%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.71%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.36%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 2 (0.36%) Oracle BRM
8 2 (0.36%) Summit
9 1 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 56 (9.98%) AWS
2 44 (7.84%) Azure
3 38 (6.77%) SaaS
4 36 (6.42%) Office 365
5 18 (3.21%) Dynamics 365
5 18 (3.21%) Power Platform
6 11 (1.96%) Heroku
7 10 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.60%) Amazon Cognito
8 9 (1.60%) Boomi
9 6 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (1.07%) npm
9 6 (1.07%) PaaS
10 5 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.89%) GCP
10 5 (0.89%) IaaS
11 3 (0.53%) FinancialForce
11 3 (0.53%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.53%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.21%) DNS
2 15 (2.67%) Firewall
3 11 (1.96%) DHCP
3 11 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.25%) LAN
5 6 (1.07%) 5G
5 6 (1.07%) HTTP
5 6 (1.07%) Skype
5 6 (1.07%) SSL
6 5 (0.89%) VoIP
7 4 (0.71%) Internet
7 4 (0.71%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.53%) BGP
8 3 (0.53%) DSL
8 3 (0.53%) MPLS
8 3 (0.53%) OSPF
8 3 (0.53%) RSVP
8 3 (0.53%) SONET
8 3 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.42%) MySQL
2 21 (3.74%) MongoDB
3 20 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 17 (3.03%) Power BI
5 16 (2.85%) Hadoop
6 15 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 15 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (2.50%) DB2
8 12 (2.14%) Big Data
8 12 (2.14%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (1.96%) Redis
10 8 (1.43%) InfluxDB
10 8 (1.43%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.25%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.25%) SAP HANA
12 6 (1.07%) HBase
12 6 (1.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 51 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 43 (7.66%) gulp
3 37 (6.60%) Grunt
4 15 (2.67%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.78%) Maven
6 9 (1.60%) Ant
6 9 (1.60%) Artifactory
6 9 (1.60%) Cucumber
6 9 (1.60%) Selenium
7 7 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (1.07%) JUnit
9 5 (0.89%) JIRA
9 5 (0.89%) Subversion
9 5 (0.89%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.71%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.71%) JMeter
11 3 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.53%) CircleCI
11 3 (0.53%) Gatling
11 3 (0.53%) NeoLoad
General
1 95 (16.93%) Telecoms
2 80 (14.26%) Marketing
3 63 (11.23%) Retail
4 50 (8.91%) Public Sector
5 45 (8.02%) Manufacturing
6 30 (5.35%) Electronics
7 29 (5.17%) Banking
8 23 (4.10%) Legal
9 15 (2.67%) Games
10 14 (2.50%) Automotive
11 12 (2.14%) Retail Banking
12 9 (1.60%) Advertising
12 9 (1.60%) Billing
12 9 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.89%) Law
14 4 (0.71%) German Language
14 4 (0.71%) Local Government
15 2 (0.36%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.36%) Polish Language
15 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 106 (18.89%) Developer
2 82 (14.62%) Analyst
3 49 (8.73%) Consultant
4 46 (8.20%) Project Manager
5 45 (8.02%) Full Stack Developer
6 43 (7.66%) Angular Developer
7 40 (7.13%) C# Developer
8 32 (5.70%) Architect
9 28 (4.99%) Graduate
10 24 (4.28%) Financial Analyst
11 22 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
12 19 (3.39%) Product Owner
13 18 (3.21%) Graduate Developer
13 18 (3.21%) Technical Product Owner
14 17 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
14 17 (3.03%) Java Developer
14 17 (3.03%) Software Developer
15 16 (2.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 15 (2.67%) Graduate Software Developer
17 13 (2.32%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (11.05%) HTML
2 61 (10.87%) AngularJS
3 41 (7.31%) Node.js
4 26 (4.63%) .NET
5 25 (4.46%) React
6 24 (4.28%) CSS
7 18 (3.21%) RESTful
8 14 (2.50%) Kafka
9 13 (2.32%) Web Services
10 12 (2.14%) HTML5
11 11 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
11 11 (1.96%) Sidekiq
12 7 (1.25%) .NET Core
13 6 (1.07%) OAuth
13 6 (1.07%) OAuth2
13 6 (1.07%) POSIX
13 6 (1.07%) Redux
13 6 (1.07%) STL
13 6 (1.07%) XACML
14 5 (0.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (8.38%) Virtual Team
3 21 (3.74%) Data Centre
4 19 (3.39%) Public Cloud
5 17 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
5 17 (3.03%) User Experience
6 16 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.32%) Mainframe
7 13 (2.32%) PKI
8 10 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.43%) iPad
10 7 (1.25%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.89%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (0.89%) IBM Mainframe
12 5 (0.89%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.71%) Robotics
14 3 (0.53%) Blog
14 3 (0.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 56 (9.98%) Linux
2 51 (9.09%) Windows
3 28 (4.99%) Unix
4 20 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.50%) Debian
5 14 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 7 (1.25%) Android
6 7 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.07%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.89%) CentOS
8 5 (0.89%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.53%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (17.83%) Project Management
3 97 (17.29%) Problem-Solving
4 76 (13.55%) Business Intelligence
5 58 (10.34%) Computer Science
6 57 (10.16%) Fintech
7 53 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (9.09%) Project Delivery
9 47 (8.38%) DevOps
10 41 (7.31%) Decision-Making
10 41 (7.31%) ERP
11 39 (6.95%) Programme Management
12 38 (6.77%) CRM
13 34 (6.06%) PRINCE2
13 34 (6.06%) Software Delivery
14 33 (5.88%) Business Analysis
15 30 (5.35%) Digital Marketing
15 30 (5.35%) Scrum
16 29 (5.17%) Test Automation
17 28 (4.99%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 89 (15.86%) C#
2 80 (14.26%) SQL
3 77 (13.73%) Java
4 53 (9.45%) JavaScript
5 38 (6.77%) Python
6 37 (6.60%) TypeScript
7 30 (5.35%) C++
8 24 (4.28%) C
9 23 (4.10%) Perl
10 17 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.67%) Ruby
11 15 (2.67%) Scala
12 13 (2.32%) Bash Shell
12 13 (2.32%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.32%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.96%) Kotlin
14 10 (1.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 7 (1.25%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.07%) Korn
16 6 (1.07%) R
Qualifications
1 95 (16.93%) Degree
2 25 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (4.10%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.21%) PMP
5 16 (2.85%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.67%) ACCA
6 15 (2.67%) CIMA
7 11 (1.96%) PMI Certification
7 11 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.25%) AWS Certification
8 7 (1.25%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (0.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.71%) CCNP
12 3 (0.53%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.53%) CISSP
12 3 (0.53%) MCSA
12 3 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.39%) PMO
2 15 (2.67%) QA
3 11 (1.96%) GDPR
4 10 (1.78%) MiFID
5 9 (1.60%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.60%) SLA
6 8 (1.43%) EMIR
6 8 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.43%) Solvency II
7 7 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.89%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.71%) IFRS
9 4 (0.71%) ISO 22301
9 4 (0.71%) NIST
10 3 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.36%) COBIT
11 2 (0.36%) GAAP
11 2 (0.36%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.60%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.43%) Docker
5 2 (0.36%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.36%) XenApp
5 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (4.28%) Ansible
2 20 (3.57%) Terraform
3 9 (1.60%) SCCM
4 7 (1.25%) Puppet
5 6 (1.07%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.53%) Grafana
8 3 (0.53%) Salt
9 2 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.36%) OpenNebula
10 1 (0.18%) Galera Cluster
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 60 (10.70%) SAP
2 53 (9.45%) Microsoft
3 44 (7.84%) Oracle
4 31 (5.53%) Salesforce.com
5 27 (4.81%) VMware
6 24 (4.28%) Cisco
7 18 (3.21%) Red Hat
8 11 (1.96%) MuleSoft
9 10 (1.78%) Dell
10 8 (1.43%) Ciena
10 8 (1.43%) Google
10 8 (1.43%) IBM
10 8 (1.43%) Juniper
10 8 (1.43%) Workday
11 7 (1.25%) Splunk
12 6 (1.07%) JD Edwards
12 6 (1.07%) Nokia
13 5 (0.89%) Cloudera
13 5 (0.89%) Hortonworks
13 5 (0.89%) TIBCO