Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1009 1572 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.86% 18.09% 17.44%
As % of the General category 43.36% 46.76% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 734 1227 1622
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -
10th Percentile £30,725 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £74,150 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 2327 3362 4404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.58% 38.70% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 2309 3144
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,825 £30,400 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 November 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 23 November 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 -8 357 £47,500 -5.00% 20
Newbury -4 136 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Slough -12 95 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Maidenhead +9 86 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Bracknell -21 51 £65,000 +44.44% 5
Wokingham -21 18 £50,000 -
Windsor +12 8 £60,000 -
Hungerford -15 7 £33,000 -26.67%
Ascot - 1 £57,500 - 1
Thatcham - 1 £45,000 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 263 (26.07%) SQL
2 232 (22.99%) Telecoms
3 228 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
4 225 (22.30%) SAP
5 207 (20.52%) Business Intelligence
6 180 (17.84%) Project Management
6 180 (17.84%) Marketing
7 165 (16.35%) Java
8 144 (14.27%) Manufacturing
9 140 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
10 135 (13.38%) Microsoft
11 131 (12.98%) Degree
12 129 (12.78%) Programme Management
13 128 (12.69%) Linux
14 121 (11.99%) JavaScript
15 120 (11.89%) Digital Marketing
16 115 (11.40%) Electronics
17 111 (11.00%) HTML
17 111 (11.00%) SQL Server
18 109 (10.80%) Retail
19 98 (9.71%) CSS
20 94 (9.32%) ITIL
20 94 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
21 88 (8.72%) Banking
22 87 (8.62%) PRINCE2
23 81 (8.03%) Python
24 79 (7.83%) C#
25 78 (7.73%) Oracle
26 77 (7.63%) Windows
26 77 (7.63%) Scrum

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 58 (5.75%) Apache
2 36 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 21 (2.08%) SAS
3 21 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 15 (1.49%) CMS
4 15 (1.49%) IIS
5 9 (0.89%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.79%) MS Exchange
7 7 (0.69%) MS Project Server
8 6 (0.59%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.40%) JBoss
11 3 (0.30%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.30%) Kentico
11 3 (0.30%) nginx
11 3 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.30%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.30%) WordPress
12 2 (0.20%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 64 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (5.85%) Microsoft Office
3 51 (5.05%) Microsoft Project
4 27 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 24 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 23 (2.28%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.30%) Niku Workbench
8 1 (0.099%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (2.87%) SAP MM
2 22 (2.18%) SAP CO
2 22 (2.18%) SAP FI
2 22 (2.18%) SAP FI/CO
3 18 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (1.68%) SAP CS
4 17 (1.68%) SAP PM
4 17 (1.68%) SAP QM
5 15 (1.49%) Unit4 Business World
6 14 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (1.19%) SAP S/4HANA
8 10 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
9 9 (0.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (0.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 7 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
11 6 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (0.59%) NetSuite
12 5 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 75 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (6.44%) SaaS
3 30 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (2.48%) Amazon SQS
5 17 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.39%) FinancialForce
7 6 (0.59%) Office 365
8 5 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.40%) Force.com
9 4 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.30%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.30%) Tricentis Tosca
11 2 (0.20%) Akamai
11 2 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
11 2 (0.20%) GitHub
11 2 (0.20%) npm
11 2 (0.20%) PaaS
12 1 (0.099%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.099%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 53 (5.25%) Firewall
2 29 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (2.58%) WAN
4 25 (2.48%) AMQP
5 20 (1.98%) VoIP
5 20 (1.98%) VPN
6 19 (1.88%) DNS
7 18 (1.78%) Internet
7 18 (1.78%) LAN
7 18 (1.78%) TCP/IP
8 16 (1.59%) Cisco PIX
8 16 (1.59%) MPLS
9 14 (1.39%) FTP
9 14 (1.39%) IPsec
9 14 (1.39%) VLAN
10 13 (1.29%) HTTP
10 13 (1.29%) Intranet
11 11 (1.09%) Network Security
12 10 (0.99%) BGP
13 9 (0.89%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (7.04%) MySQL
3 39 (3.87%) NoSQL
4 31 (3.07%) Big Data
5 28 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 24 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 23 (2.28%) Oracle Database
8 23 (2.28%) QlikView
9 22 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (2.18%) Relational Database
10 21 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
11 20 (1.98%) MongoDB
12 18 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (1.68%) SAP BW
13 17 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (1.59%) Data Mining
15 15 (1.49%) Power BI
16 14 (1.39%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 64 (6.34%) Git (software)
2 61 (6.05%) JIRA
3 28 (2.78%) Selenium
4 26 (2.58%) JUnit
4 26 (2.58%) Subversion
5 25 (2.48%) Jenkins
6 24 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 20 (1.98%) Maven
8 17 (1.68%) Cucumber
9 13 (1.29%) gulp
10 12 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (1.19%) Visual Studio
10 12 (1.19%) WebDriver
11 9 (0.89%) PHPUnit
12 7 (0.69%) Protractor
13 6 (0.59%) Jasmine
14 5 (0.50%) PhantomJS
14 5 (0.50%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.40%) HP UFT
16 3 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 232 (22.99%) Telecoms
2 180 (17.84%) Marketing
3 144 (14.27%) Manufacturing
4 115 (11.40%) Electronics
5 109 (10.80%) Retail
6 88 (8.72%) Banking
7 43 (4.26%) Legal
8 24 (2.38%) Advertising
9 21 (2.08%) General Ledger
10 17 (1.68%) Billing
11 16 (1.59%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.49%) Back Office
13 9 (0.89%) Law
13 9 (0.89%) Publishing
14 8 (0.79%) Digital Economy
15 7 (0.69%) Local Government
16 4 (0.40%) Front Office
16 4 (0.40%) Games
16 4 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 195 (19.33%) Developer
2 173 (17.15%) Analyst
3 122 (12.09%) Consultant
4 115 (11.40%) Project Manager
5 53 (5.25%) Senior Developer
6 51 (5.05%) Java Developer
7 49 (4.86%) Architect
8 40 (3.96%) SAP Consultant
9 39 (3.87%) Business Analyst
10 36 (3.57%) .NET Developer
11 34 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
12 33 (3.27%) Financial Analyst
12 33 (3.27%) IT Manager
12 33 (3.27%) Senior Manager
13 31 (3.07%) Service Analyst
14 28 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
14 28 (2.78%) Support Analyst
15 27 (2.68%) Full Stack Developer
16 26 (2.58%) Applications Support
16 26 (2.58%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (11.00%) HTML
2 98 (9.71%) CSS
3 75 (7.43%) Web Services
4 71 (7.04%) .NET
5 58 (5.75%) XML
6 47 (4.66%) AngularJS
7 43 (4.26%) Spring
8 38 (3.77%) RESTful
9 35 (3.47%) HTML5
10 32 (3.17%) ASP.NET
11 30 (2.97%) CSS3
11 30 (2.97%) React
12 27 (2.68%) jQuery
12 27 (2.68%) REST
13 26 (2.58%) RabbitMQ
14 24 (2.38%) JSON
15 22 (2.18%) WCF
16 20 (1.98%) SOAP
17 19 (1.88%) Ajax
17 19 (1.88%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 140 (13.88%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.36%) Enterprise Software
3 42 (4.16%) Computer Science
4 35 (3.47%) Virtual Team
5 32 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 31 (3.07%) Fintech
7 28 (2.78%) User Experience
8 26 (2.58%) Data Centre
9 21 (2.08%) EPoS
10 14 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
12 12 (1.19%) Reinsurance
12 12 (1.19%) Smart Meter
13 9 (0.89%) PMI
14 8 (0.79%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.79%) Smartphone
15 7 (0.69%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.69%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.69%) Driving Licence
15 7 (0.69%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 128 (12.69%) Linux
2 77 (7.63%) Windows
3 55 (5.45%) Unix
4 32 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.49%) Android
9 13 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (0.89%) Windows 10
11 9 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (0.69%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.69%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.50%) Debian
13 5 (0.50%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.40%) AIX
15 3 (0.30%) Solaris
15 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (20.52%) Business Intelligence
3 180 (17.84%) Project Management
4 129 (12.78%) Programme Management
5 120 (11.89%) Digital Marketing
6 94 (9.32%) ITIL
6 94 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 87 (8.62%) PRINCE2
8 77 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
8 77 (7.63%) Scrum
9 76 (7.53%) ERP
10 64 (6.34%) DevOps
11 52 (5.15%) TDD
12 50 (4.96%) Migration
12 50 (4.96%) Risk Management
13 49 (4.86%) High Availability
14 47 (4.66%) OO
15 46 (4.56%) SDLC
16 45 (4.46%) Test Automation
17 43 (4.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 263 (26.07%) SQL
2 165 (16.35%) Java
3 121 (11.99%) JavaScript
4 81 (8.03%) Python
5 79 (7.83%) C#
6 47 (4.66%) C++
7 36 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 34 (3.37%) Perl
9 32 (3.17%) C
10 29 (2.87%) T-SQL
11 16 (1.59%) Tcl
12 14 (1.39%) Ruby
13 11 (1.09%) PHP
14 10 (0.99%) PL/SQL
15 9 (0.89%) PowerShell
15 9 (0.89%) VBA
15 9 (0.89%) X++
16 8 (0.79%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.79%) VB
16 8 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 131 (12.98%) Degree
2 37 (3.67%) CISSP
3 35 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 28 (2.78%) CIMA
5 27 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (2.38%) PMI Certification
7 23 (2.28%) SC Cleared
8 22 (2.18%) ACCA
9 21 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
10 19 (1.88%) CISM
11 18 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 15 (1.49%) PMP
13 14 (1.39%) AAT
14 13 (1.29%) CCNA
15 12 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 11 (1.09%) CCNP
17 10 (0.99%) CCIE
18 9 (0.89%) SSCP
19 8 (0.79%) GIAC
19 8 (0.79%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (5.75%) QA
2 45 (4.46%) SLA
3 32 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (2.48%) PMO
5 20 (1.98%) GDPR
6 13 (1.29%) PCI DSS
6 13 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 12 (1.19%) GAAP
8 8 (0.79%) ISO 9001
8 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 3 (0.30%) COBIT
10 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.20%) GAMP
10 2 (0.20%) HL7
10 2 (0.20%) ISO 22301
10 2 (0.20%) WAI
11 1 (0.099%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.099%) RMADS
System Software
1 28 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 28 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (2.08%) Docker
3 14 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (1.19%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.09%) KVM
6 9 (0.89%) XenApp
7 8 (0.79%) Terminal Services
7 8 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
7 8 (0.79%) XenServer
8 3 (0.30%) NFS
8 3 (0.30%) SAP ITS
9 1 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.099%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 35 (3.47%) Ansible
2 30 (2.97%) Puppet
3 29 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.89%) WSUS
5 8 (0.79%) Nessus
5 8 (0.79%) Nmap
5 8 (0.79%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.59%) Galera Cluster
6 6 (0.59%) OpenNebula
7 4 (0.40%) Nagios
8 3 (0.30%) Grafana
9 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.20%) SCCM
10 1 (0.099%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.099%) Cacti
10 1 (0.099%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.099%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.099%) Salt
Vendors
1 225 (22.30%) SAP
2 135 (13.38%) Microsoft
3 78 (7.73%) Oracle
4 42 (4.16%) Cisco
5 40 (3.96%) VMware
6 21 (2.08%) Cognos
7 20 (1.98%) F5
7 20 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (1.68%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 17 (1.68%) Sage
8 17 (1.68%) Splunk
9 16 (1.59%) Red Hat
10 15 (1.49%) Cassiopae
10 15 (1.49%) Xero
11 13 (1.29%) JD Edwards
11 13 (1.29%) NETSOL
11 13 (1.29%) White Clarke
12 10 (0.99%) EMC
12 10 (0.99%) IBM
12 10 (0.99%) Juniper