Period
to 22 October 2017

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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1001 1622 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.44% 18.86% 16.79%
As % of the General category 44.25% 49.18% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 742 1287 1515
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +1.04%

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 2262 3298 4234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 37.14% 38.34% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 2302 2972
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £29,150 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% -

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 22 October 2017.

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 22 October 2017. 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 -9 340 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Newbury -2 131 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Slough -12 100 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Maidenhead +7 93 £62,500 +19.05% 4
Bracknell -22 52 £62,500 +38.89% 1
Wokingham -14 19 £50,000 -
Windsor +1 10 £60,000 +41.18% 1
Hungerford -12 8 £33,000 -22.35%
Thatcham - 6 £52,500 -
Ascot - 1 £57,500 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 253 (25.27%) SQL
2 227 (22.68%) Telecoms
3 222 (22.18%) Business Intelligence
4 218 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
5 216 (21.58%) SAP
6 180 (17.98%) Marketing
7 174 (17.38%) Project Management
8 170 (16.98%) Java
9 148 (14.79%) Microsoft
9 148 (14.79%) Manufacturing
10 137 (13.69%) Programme Management
10 137 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
11 136 (13.59%) Linux
12 123 (12.29%) Digital Marketing
13 120 (11.99%) JavaScript
14 119 (11.89%) Electronics
15 115 (11.49%) Degree
16 112 (11.19%) Retail
17 106 (10.59%) SQL Server
18 102 (10.19%) HTML
19 98 (9.79%) PRINCE2
20 95 (9.49%) Oracle
21 94 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
22 92 (9.19%) ITIL
23 89 (8.89%) CSS
23 89 (8.89%) C#
24 87 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
25 86 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
26 85 (8.49%) Python
27 81 (8.09%) Banking

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 54 (5.39%) Apache
2 32 (3.20%) Tomcat
3 18 (1.80%) CMS
3 18 (1.80%) SAS
4 15 (1.50%) WebLogic
5 14 (1.40%) WebSphere
6 13 (1.30%) MS Exchange
7 12 (1.20%) IIS
8 11 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (0.80%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.50%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.40%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.40%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.40%) JBoss
11 4 (0.40%) Kentico
11 4 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.40%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 59 (5.89%) Microsoft Office
2 54 (5.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 50 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
4 27 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 21 (2.10%) Spreadsheet
6 17 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.50%) Niku Workbench
8 1 (0.100%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.100%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 25 (2.50%) SAP CO
1 25 (2.50%) SAP FI
1 25 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 21 (2.10%) SAP MM
3 16 (1.60%) Oracle Payables
4 14 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (1.30%) SAP CS
5 13 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (1.30%) SAP PM
5 13 (1.30%) SAP QM
6 11 (1.10%) Unit4 Business World
7 10 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
7 10 (1.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 9 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 7 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
9 7 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
10 6 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 86 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.40%) SaaS
3 39 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
5 17 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.00%) FinancialForce
7 9 (0.90%) Office 365
8 3 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.30%) Force.com
8 3 (0.30%) npm
9 2 (0.20%) Akamai
9 2 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
9 2 (0.20%) GitHub
9 2 (0.20%) PaaS
9 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.100%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.100%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.100%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.100%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.00%) Firewall
2 33 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (2.60%) WAN
4 25 (2.50%) AMQP
4 25 (2.50%) VPN
5 23 (2.30%) LAN
6 22 (2.20%) DNS
7 21 (2.10%) Cisco PIX
8 20 (2.00%) VLAN
9 17 (1.70%) IPsec
9 17 (1.70%) MPLS
10 16 (1.60%) VoIP
11 15 (1.50%) HTTP
11 15 (1.50%) Internet
11 15 (1.50%) TCP/IP
12 14 (1.40%) FTP
13 13 (1.30%) DHCP
13 13 (1.30%) Intranet
14 12 (1.20%) BGP
14 12 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 71 (7.09%) MySQL
3 39 (3.90%) NoSQL
4 36 (3.60%) Big Data
5 32 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
7 26 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
8 24 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 24 (2.40%) MongoDB
9 23 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 23 (2.30%) QlikView
9 23 (2.30%) Relational Database
10 22 (2.20%) Hadoop
10 22 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 22 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
13 18 (1.80%) DB2
13 18 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (1.80%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 74 (7.39%) Git (software)
2 58 (5.79%) JIRA
3 39 (3.90%) Selenium
4 26 (2.60%) JUnit
5 25 (2.50%) Subversion
6 22 (2.20%) Jenkins
7 17 (1.70%) Cucumber
7 17 (1.70%) Eclipse
7 17 (1.70%) gulp
7 17 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (1.70%) WebDriver
8 16 (1.60%) Maven
9 14 (1.40%) Visual Studio
10 10 (1.00%) Protractor
11 9 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (0.90%) PHPUnit
11 9 (0.90%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.80%) Gatling
12 8 (0.80%) JMeter
13 6 (0.60%) Jasmine
General
1 227 (22.68%) Telecoms
2 180 (17.98%) Marketing
3 148 (14.79%) Manufacturing
4 119 (11.89%) Electronics
5 112 (11.19%) Retail
6 81 (8.09%) Banking
7 46 (4.60%) Legal
8 23 (2.30%) General Ledger
9 22 (2.20%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.90%) Back Office
11 17 (1.70%) Advertising
12 9 (0.90%) Digital Economy
12 9 (0.90%) Front Office
13 8 (0.80%) Billing
14 7 (0.70%) Local Government
14 7 (0.70%) Publishing
15 6 (0.60%) Games
16 5 (0.50%) Law
17 4 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 191 (19.08%) Developer
2 164 (16.38%) Analyst
3 131 (13.09%) Consultant
4 104 (10.39%) Project Manager
5 53 (5.29%) Architect
6 46 (4.60%) Senior Developer
7 45 (4.50%) Business Analyst
8 43 (4.30%) Java Developer
9 36 (3.60%) Senior Manager
10 33 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
10 33 (3.30%) SAP Consultant
11 32 (3.20%) Financial Analyst
12 31 (3.10%) Service Analyst
12 31 (3.10%) Support Analyst
13 29 (2.90%) Applications Support
13 29 (2.90%) IT Manager
13 29 (2.90%) Senior Project Manager
14 28 (2.80%) .NET Developer
14 28 (2.80%) Full Stack Developer
15 27 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (10.19%) HTML
2 89 (8.89%) CSS
3 77 (7.69%) Web Services
4 60 (5.99%) XML
5 59 (5.89%) .NET
6 47 (4.70%) AngularJS
7 40 (4.00%) RESTful
8 38 (3.80%) HTML5
9 35 (3.50%) Spring
10 33 (3.30%) CSS3
11 30 (3.00%) REST
12 28 (2.80%) ASP.NET
12 28 (2.80%) JSON
13 26 (2.60%) jQuery
13 26 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
14 25 (2.50%) React
15 22 (2.20%) SOAP
16 20 (2.00%) WCF
17 19 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
18 17 (1.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 137 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.30%) Fintech
3 40 (4.00%) Virtual Team
4 39 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 28 (2.80%) Data Centre
6 28 (2.80%) User Experience
7 22 (2.20%) EPoS
7 22 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (1.20%) PMI
8 12 (1.20%) Reinsurance
9 10 (1.00%) Smart Meter
10 9 (0.90%) Digital Currency
11 8 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (0.80%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.70%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.70%) Driving Licence
12 7 (0.70%) Machine to Machine
13 6 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 136 (13.59%) Linux
2 78 (7.79%) Windows
3 57 (5.69%) Unix
4 21 (2.10%) Windows Server
5 19 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (1.80%) Android
6 18 (1.80%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.10%) Windows 10
8 11 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
10 7 (0.70%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.30%) AIX
11 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.20%) Debian
12 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.20%) Solaris
12 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (22.18%) Business Intelligence
2 218 (21.78%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (17.38%) Project Management
4 137 (13.69%) Programme Management
5 123 (12.29%) Digital Marketing
6 98 (9.79%) PRINCE2
7 94 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
8 92 (9.19%) ITIL
9 87 (8.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 74 (7.39%) ERP
11 70 (6.99%) DevOps
12 69 (6.89%) Scrum
13 55 (5.49%) TDD
14 53 (5.29%) Test Automation
15 51 (5.09%) SDLC
16 50 (5.00%) Presales
16 50 (5.00%) Waterfall
17 49 (4.90%) Logistics
17 49 (4.90%) OO
18 48 (4.80%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 253 (25.27%) SQL
2 170 (16.98%) Java
3 120 (11.99%) JavaScript
4 89 (8.89%) C#
5 85 (8.49%) Python
6 60 (5.99%) C++
7 43 (4.30%) Perl
8 36 (3.60%) Bash Shell
9 33 (3.30%) T-SQL
10 24 (2.40%) C
11 21 (2.10%) Tcl
12 14 (1.40%) Ruby
13 13 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.10%) PHP
16 10 (1.00%) VBA
17 9 (0.90%) PowerShell
18 8 (0.80%) TypeScript
18 8 (0.80%) VBScript
19 7 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 115 (11.49%) Degree
2 32 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (3.10%) CISSP
4 28 (2.80%) PMI Certification
5 27 (2.70%) CIMA
6 25 (2.50%) Security Cleared
7 21 (2.10%) ACCA
8 20 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 19 (1.90%) CISM
10 17 (1.70%) CCNA
10 17 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
11 16 (1.60%) PMP
11 16 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 14 (1.40%) AAT
13 13 (1.30%) SC Cleared
14 11 (1.10%) CCIE
15 10 (1.00%) CCNP
16 9 (0.90%) ISTQB
17 7 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (0.60%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.19%) QA
2 45 (4.50%) SLA
3 31 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (2.30%) PMO
5 15 (1.50%) GDPR
6 13 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (1.20%) GAAP
7 12 (1.20%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.80%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 5 (0.50%) COBIT
11 4 (0.40%) Data Quality
12 2 (0.20%) GAMP
12 2 (0.20%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 2 (0.20%) WAI
13 1 (0.100%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.100%) HL7
13 1 (0.100%) P3O
13 1 (0.100%) RMADS
System Software
1 32 (3.20%) Active Directory
1 32 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.70%) Docker
3 14 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 14 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (1.30%) KVM
4 13 (1.30%) XenApp
5 12 (1.20%) Terminal Services
5 12 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (1.20%) XenServer
6 5 (0.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.100%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.100%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.100%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.100%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 35 (3.50%) Ansible
2 32 (3.20%) Puppet
3 31 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (1.30%) WSUS
5 12 (1.20%) ZABBIX
6 9 (0.90%) Nessus
6 9 (0.90%) Nmap
7 5 (0.50%) Galera Cluster
7 5 (0.50%) OpenNebula
7 5 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.40%) Nagios
9 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.20%) Grafana
10 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.100%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.100%) Cacti
11 1 (0.100%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.100%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.100%) Salt
Vendors
1 216 (21.58%) SAP
2 148 (14.79%) Microsoft
3 95 (9.49%) Oracle
4 47 (4.70%) VMware
5 46 (4.60%) Cisco
6 22 (2.20%) F5
7 21 (2.10%) Cognos
8 16 (1.60%) IBM
9 15 (1.50%) MicroStrategy
10 14 (1.40%) Tableau
11 13 (1.30%) Citrix
11 13 (1.30%) ClickSoftware Technologies
11 13 (1.30%) EMC
11 13 (1.30%) McAfee
11 13 (1.30%) Splunk
12 12 (1.20%) Cassiopae
12 12 (1.20%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.20%) Sage
13 11 (1.10%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.10%) Xero