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

Financial
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1025 1687 1798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.10% 18.79% 17.68%
As % of the General category 45.11% 49.71% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1400 1522
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 2272 3394 4267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 35.70% 37.80% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 2427 2831
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
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 August 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 August 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 -8 315 £46,500 -11.43% 25
Newbury -1 111 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Slough -11 111 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Maidenhead +10 110 £60,000 +20.00% 7
Bracknell -8 73 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Wokingham -11 18 £43,250 -13.50% 1
Windsor -16 13 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Hungerford -10 9 £33,000 -22.35%
Thatcham - 9 £52,500 -
Ascot -23 3 £60,000 +71.43%
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 282 (27.51%) SQL
2 255 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (24.10%) Business Intelligence
4 224 (21.85%) Telecoms
5 213 (20.78%) SAP
6 174 (16.98%) Marketing
7 171 (16.68%) Microsoft
8 169 (16.49%) Java
9 158 (15.41%) Project Management
10 140 (13.66%) Linux
10 140 (13.66%) Programme Management
11 139 (13.56%) Manufacturing
12 135 (13.17%) JavaScript
13 134 (13.07%) SQL Server
14 131 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
15 127 (12.39%) Digital Marketing
16 121 (11.80%) Electronics
17 117 (11.41%) Degree
18 116 (11.32%) HTML
19 115 (11.22%) Oracle
20 107 (10.44%) C#
20 107 (10.44%) Windows
21 105 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
22 97 (9.46%) CSS
23 91 (8.88%) ITIL
24 89 (8.68%) Git (software)
25 87 (8.49%) Python
26 86 (8.39%) Web Services
26 86 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
27 85 (8.29%) PRINCE2

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 44 (4.29%) Apache
2 31 (3.02%) Tomcat
3 21 (2.05%) CMS
4 18 (1.76%) WebLogic
5 17 (1.66%) MS Exchange
6 15 (1.46%) IIS
6 15 (1.46%) WebSphere
7 13 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (1.27%) SAS
8 11 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (0.78%) JBoss
9 8 (0.78%) Sitefinity
10 6 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (0.59%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.49%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.39%) Kentico
12 4 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 57 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 49 (4.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (3.02%) Microsoft Project
4 23 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 18 (1.76%) Spreadsheet
6 14 (1.37%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.49%) Niku Workbench
8 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.098%) SPSS
9 1 (0.098%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 28 (2.73%) SAP FI
2 24 (2.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 24 (2.34%) SAP CO
2 24 (2.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 23 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (1.95%) Oracle Payables
5 18 (1.76%) SAP MM
6 15 (1.46%) Oracle 11i
7 14 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
7 14 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 13 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
9 12 (1.17%) Oracle Financials
9 12 (1.17%) SAP CS
9 12 (1.17%) SAP PM
9 12 (1.17%) SAP QM
10 10 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
10 10 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
11 9 (0.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 9 (0.88%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 85 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (4.78%) SaaS
3 35 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (2.24%) Amazon SQS
5 15 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (1.17%) Office 365
7 3 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.29%) IaaS
8 2 (0.20%) Akamai
8 2 (0.20%) FinancialForce.com
8 2 (0.20%) PaaS
9 1 (0.098%) AdWords
9 1 (0.098%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.27%) Firewall
2 31 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
3 30 (2.93%) LAN
4 27 (2.63%) DNS
5 26 (2.54%) VPN
5 26 (2.54%) WAN
6 25 (2.44%) VLAN
7 23 (2.24%) AMQP
7 23 (2.24%) Internet
8 22 (2.15%) TCP/IP
9 21 (2.05%) MPLS
10 20 (1.95%) Intranet
11 19 (1.85%) Cisco PIX
11 19 (1.85%) HTTP
12 17 (1.66%) FTP
13 15 (1.46%) BGP
13 15 (1.46%) DHCP
14 14 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
15 13 (1.27%) EIGRP
15 13 (1.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 64 (6.24%) MySQL
3 45 (4.39%) Big Data
4 40 (3.90%) NoSQL
5 37 (3.61%) BusinessObjects
6 36 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
8 34 (3.32%) QlikView
8 34 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (2.93%) Hadoop
10 29 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (2.63%) Power BI
12 26 (2.54%) DB2
12 26 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
13 25 (2.44%) MongoDB
14 24 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
15 22 (2.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 22 (2.15%) Oracle Database
16 19 (1.85%) Apache Hive
16 19 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 89 (8.68%) Git (software)
2 59 (5.76%) JIRA
3 50 (4.88%) Selenium
4 35 (3.41%) Subversion
5 31 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (2.63%) WebDriver
7 25 (2.44%) gulp
8 24 (2.34%) Jenkins
8 24 (2.34%) JUnit
9 21 (2.05%) Maven
10 19 (1.85%) JMeter
10 19 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
11 18 (1.76%) Gatling
12 17 (1.66%) Cucumber
13 15 (1.46%) Eclipse
13 15 (1.46%) NuGet
14 14 (1.37%) Visual Studio
15 10 (0.98%) Protractor
16 9 (0.88%) TeamCity
17 7 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 224 (21.85%) Telecoms
2 174 (16.98%) Marketing
3 139 (13.56%) Manufacturing
4 121 (11.80%) Electronics
5 81 (7.90%) Retail
6 73 (7.12%) Banking
7 33 (3.22%) Legal
8 29 (2.83%) Financial Institution
9 22 (2.15%) General Ledger
10 21 (2.05%) Back Office
11 13 (1.27%) Advertising
12 12 (1.17%) Front Office
13 9 (0.88%) Publishing
14 8 (0.78%) Billing
14 8 (0.78%) Games
15 7 (0.68%) Automotive
16 5 (0.49%) Digital Economy
17 4 (0.39%) Law
18 3 (0.29%) Local Government
18 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 218 (21.27%) Developer
2 169 (16.49%) Analyst
3 139 (13.56%) Consultant
4 96 (9.37%) Project Manager
5 48 (4.68%) Java Developer
5 48 (4.68%) Senior Developer
6 46 (4.49%) Business Analyst
7 43 (4.20%) .NET Developer
8 42 (4.10%) C# Developer
9 41 (4.00%) Support Analyst
10 37 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
10 37 (3.61%) Senior Manager
11 36 (3.51%) Applications Support
12 35 (3.41%) C# .NET Developer
12 35 (3.41%) SAP Consultant
13 34 (3.32%) Architect
14 33 (3.22%) QA Engineer
14 33 (3.22%) Service Analyst
15 30 (2.93%) QA Automation Engineer
16 29 (2.83%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (11.32%) HTML
2 97 (9.46%) CSS
3 86 (8.39%) Web Services
4 82 (8.00%) .NET
5 78 (7.61%) XML
6 59 (5.76%) AngularJS
7 50 (4.88%) HTML5
8 46 (4.49%) REST
9 43 (4.20%) ASP.NET
10 41 (4.00%) JSON
11 37 (3.61%) CSS3
11 37 (3.61%) Spring
12 36 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (3.22%) RESTful
14 32 (3.12%) SOAP
15 31 (3.02%) React
16 27 (2.63%) .NET Framework
17 25 (2.44%) jQuery
18 24 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
19 23 (2.24%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 131 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (3.41%) Fintech
4 34 (3.32%) Virtual Team
5 25 (2.44%) User Experience
6 24 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 21 (2.05%) EPoS
8 18 (1.76%) Data Centre
8 18 (1.76%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.46%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.46%) PMI
10 13 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
11 11 (1.07%) Reinsurance
12 10 (0.98%) Digital Currency
13 7 (0.68%) Machine to Machine
13 7 (0.68%) Replication
14 6 (0.59%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.59%) Smartphone
14 6 (0.59%) Social Media
14 6 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 140 (13.66%) Linux
2 107 (10.44%) Windows
3 59 (5.76%) Unix
4 41 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 29 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (2.54%) Android
7 26 (2.54%) Apple iOS
8 18 (1.76%) Windows 7
9 15 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (1.37%) Windows 10
11 11 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
12 10 (0.98%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.59%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.20%) AIX
16 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.20%) NetWare
16 2 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (24.88%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (24.10%) Business Intelligence
3 158 (15.41%) Project Management
4 140 (13.66%) Programme Management
5 127 (12.39%) Digital Marketing
6 105 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
7 91 (8.88%) ITIL
8 86 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 85 (8.29%) PRINCE2
10 80 (7.80%) Scrum
11 79 (7.71%) DevOps
12 71 (6.93%) Test Automation
13 70 (6.83%) TDD
14 66 (6.44%) Data Modelling
15 61 (5.95%) ERP
16 59 (5.76%) OO
17 58 (5.66%) Logistics
18 56 (5.46%) SDLC
19 52 (5.07%) Software Engineering
20 51 (4.98%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 282 (27.51%) SQL
2 169 (16.49%) Java
3 135 (13.17%) JavaScript
4 107 (10.44%) C#
5 87 (8.49%) Python
6 70 (6.83%) C++
7 49 (4.78%) Perl
7 49 (4.78%) T-SQL
8 44 (4.29%) Bash Shell
9 31 (3.02%) C
10 21 (2.05%) Tcl
11 20 (1.95%) PL/SQL
12 15 (1.46%) Shell Script
13 14 (1.37%) Ruby
14 12 (1.17%) TypeScript
15 10 (0.98%) VBA
16 9 (0.88%) PHP
16 9 (0.88%) R
17 7 (0.68%) ABAP
17 7 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 117 (11.41%) Degree
2 33 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (3.02%) PMI Certification
4 26 (2.54%) CIMA
5 22 (2.15%) ACCA
6 19 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 18 (1.76%) CISSP
8 17 (1.66%) AAT
8 17 (1.66%) ISTQB
9 16 (1.56%) CCNA
9 16 (1.56%) PMP
10 14 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (1.17%) CCNP
12 11 (1.07%) CCIE
12 11 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (0.88%) CISM
14 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (0.78%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (7.22%) QA
2 46 (4.49%) SLA
3 21 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.78%) PMO
5 7 (0.68%) GAAP
5 7 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.49%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.39%) COBIT
9 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 2 (0.20%) WAI
10 1 (0.098%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.098%) GDPR
10 1 (0.098%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.098%) P3O
System Software
1 46 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 38 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 15 (1.46%) KVM
4 15 (1.46%) XenApp
5 14 (1.37%) Terminal Services
5 14 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
5 14 (1.37%) XenServer
6 12 (1.17%) Docker
7 6 (0.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 3 (0.29%) NFS
9 2 (0.20%) NDS
10 1 (0.098%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.098%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.098%) HDFS
10 1 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (3.51%) Ansible
2 35 (3.41%) Puppet
3 34 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.46%) WSUS
5 14 (1.37%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.59%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.49%) Nessus
7 5 (0.49%) Nmap
7 5 (0.49%) Salt
8 3 (0.29%) Galera Cluster
8 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.29%) Nagios
8 3 (0.29%) OpenNebula
9 2 (0.20%) Grafana
9 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.20%) SCCM
9 2 (0.20%) SCOM
10 1 (0.098%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.098%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 213 (20.78%) SAP
2 171 (16.68%) Microsoft
3 115 (11.22%) Oracle
4 54 (5.27%) VMware
5 43 (4.20%) Cisco
6 31 (3.02%) Tableau
7 29 (2.83%) Cognos
8 23 (2.24%) F5
9 21 (2.05%) IBM
10 15 (1.46%) Citrix
10 15 (1.46%) McAfee
10 15 (1.46%) MicroStrategy
11 13 (1.27%) EMC
12 12 (1.17%) ClickSoftware Technologies
12 12 (1.17%) Red Hat
13 11 (1.07%) Xamarin
14 10 (0.98%) CheckPoint
15 9 (0.88%) Juniper
16 8 (0.78%) Splunk
17 7 (0.68%) GENBAND