Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 10 2
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 860 931 1,770
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.78% 13.98% 18.95%
As % of the General category 39.98% 42.40% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 643 704 1,483
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,625 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% -2.00%

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 2,151 2,196 3,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.97% 32.98% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,601 1,553 2,771
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 2018. 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 -4 296 £52,500 +5.00% 58
Slough +5 83 £52,500 +5.00% 19
Newbury -5 75 £38,000 -5.00% 12
Bracknell -10 64 £56,250 +12.50% 6
Maidenhead -45 57 £52,500 +2.44% 7
Windsor +24 47 £49,000 +3.16% 1
Wokingham +1 36 £40,000 +9.59% 7
Ascot -2 3 £60,000 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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.

1 290 (33.72%) SQL
2 280 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (14.07%) Microsoft
4 108 (12.56%) SQL Server
5 106 (12.33%) SAP
5 106 (12.33%) Marketing
6 103 (11.98%) Oracle
7 102 (11.86%) Project Management
8 101 (11.74%) JavaScript
8 101 (11.74%) Degree
9 100 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
9 100 (11.63%) Telecoms
9 100 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 100 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
10 99 (11.51%) ERP
11 94 (10.93%) Java
12 80 (9.30%) HTML
12 80 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
13 79 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
14 78 (9.07%) Banking
15 77 (8.95%) Retail
16 76 (8.84%) CSS
17 75 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
18 72 (8.37%) QA
19 71 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 68 (7.91%) Scrum
20 68 (7.91%) SDLC
21 67 (7.79%) PRINCE2
22 66 (7.67%) T-SQL
23 64 (7.44%) ITIL

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 30 (3.49%) Apache
2 25 (2.91%) Tomcat
3 17 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
4 16 (1.86%) WebSphere
5 15 (1.74%) Drupal
5 15 (1.74%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.40%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.28%) IBM Notes
7 11 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (1.16%) Confluence
8 10 (1.16%) MS Exchange
9 9 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (0.93%) JBoss
11 7 (0.81%) CMS
11 7 (0.81%) IIS
12 5 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.58%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (0.47%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 80 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (3.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
4 15 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.70%) HipChat
6 6 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
7 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.35%) InDesign
7 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
2 30 (3.49%) Oracle EBS
3 29 (3.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 28 (3.26%) Oracle 11i
5 25 (2.91%) Oracle Financials
6 21 (2.44%) SAP FI
7 20 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
7 20 (2.33%) Oracle Receivables
8 18 (2.09%) Oracle Assets
8 18 (2.09%) SAP S/4HANA
9 17 (1.98%) Oracle iProcurement
10 15 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
10 15 (1.74%) NetSuite
10 15 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
11 14 (1.63%) Oracle General Ledger
12 13 (1.51%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 13 (1.51%) SAP BPC
12 13 (1.51%) SAP CO
12 13 (1.51%) SAP FI/CO
13 11 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.02%) Dynamics 365
3 21 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.44%) SaaS
4 11 (1.28%) Office 365
5 10 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.93%) npm
6 8 (0.93%) NuGet
6 8 (0.93%) PaaS
7 7 (0.81%) IaaS
8 5 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.47%) GitHub
10 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.23%) Amazon Glacier
11 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.72%) LAN
2 28 (3.26%) WAN
3 26 (3.02%) Firewall
4 19 (2.21%) Internet
5 13 (1.51%) TCP/IP
6 12 (1.40%) Wireless
7 11 (1.28%) DNS
8 10 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (1.16%) DHCP
9 9 (1.05%) Network Security
10 8 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (0.81%) SAN
12 5 (0.58%) AMQP
12 5 (0.58%) BGP
12 5 (0.58%) GSM
12 5 (0.58%) Intranet
12 5 (0.58%) NAS
12 5 (0.58%) OSPF
12 5 (0.58%) Unified Communications
12 5 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 75 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
3 71 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (6.51%) MySQL
5 54 (6.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (3.49%) QlikView
8 29 (3.37%) NoSQL
8 29 (3.37%) Relational Database
9 26 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
10 23 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
12 18 (2.09%) Power BI
13 17 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
14 14 (1.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 14 (1.63%) Oracle Discoverer
15 11 (1.28%) MongoDB
16 10 (1.16%) Oracle Database
16 10 (1.16%) SAP BW
17 9 (1.05%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (4.42%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.14%) JIRA
3 22 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 21 (2.44%) Maven
5 19 (2.21%) Eclipse
6 18 (2.09%) Cucumber
6 18 (2.09%) Subversion
7 17 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (1.63%) Selenium
9 10 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (1.05%) Toad
11 8 (0.93%) gulp
12 7 (0.81%) JUnit
13 6 (0.70%) Bitbucket
14 5 (0.58%) Gatling
14 5 (0.58%) JMeter
14 5 (0.58%) Visual Studio
15 4 (0.47%) Ant
15 4 (0.47%) Log4j
General
1 106 (12.33%) Marketing
2 100 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 78 (9.07%) Banking
4 77 (8.95%) Retail
5 57 (6.63%) Manufacturing
6 38 (4.42%) Legal
7 25 (2.91%) Advertising
7 25 (2.91%) Law
8 22 (2.56%) Electronics
9 20 (2.33%) Automotive
10 19 (2.21%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.40%) Billing
12 11 (1.28%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.58%) Back Office
13 5 (0.58%) Front Office
13 5 (0.58%) Games
13 5 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.47%) French Language
14 4 (0.47%) Local Government
15 2 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 196 (22.79%) Developer
2 155 (18.02%) Analyst
3 105 (12.21%) Consultant
4 56 (6.51%) Project Manager
5 49 (5.70%) Senior Developer
6 46 (5.35%) Business Analyst
6 46 (5.35%) Java Developer
7 41 (4.77%) Financial Analyst
8 35 (4.07%) IT Manager
9 34 (3.95%) SQL Developer
10 32 (3.72%) Junior
11 30 (3.49%) Architect
12 24 (2.79%) JavaScript Developer
13 23 (2.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 23 (2.67%) Finance Business Analyst
13 23 (2.67%) Functional Consultant
13 23 (2.67%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (2.56%) SQL Server Developer
15 21 (2.44%) HTML Developer
15 21 (2.44%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (9.30%) HTML
2 76 (8.84%) CSS
3 54 (6.28%) .NET
3 54 (6.28%) XML
4 49 (5.70%) AngularJS
5 48 (5.58%) Web Services
6 34 (3.95%) Spring
7 32 (3.72%) jQuery
7 32 (3.72%) React
8 28 (3.26%) SOAP
9 22 (2.56%) HTML5
9 22 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (2.44%) REST
11 20 (2.33%) ASP.NET
11 20 (2.33%) CSS3
11 20 (2.33%) J2EE
12 17 (1.98%) Java EE
12 17 (1.98%) KnockoutJS
13 16 (1.86%) Middleware
13 16 (1.86%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 100 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 28 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (2.91%) Mobile App
6 20 (2.33%) User Experience
7 18 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (2.09%) Virtual Team
8 14 (1.63%) Fintech
9 12 (1.40%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.28%) iSeries
10 11 (1.28%) PMI
11 10 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
12 9 (1.05%) AS400
13 8 (0.93%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.81%) Derivative
14 7 (0.81%) PlayStation
15 6 (0.70%) Learning Management System
15 6 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.51%) Windows
2 39 (4.53%) Linux
3 34 (3.95%) Windows Server
4 19 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (1.63%) Android
6 13 (1.51%) Unix
7 12 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.16%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.16%) Windows 10
8 10 (1.16%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.05%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.81%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.70%) Debian
12 4 (0.47%) CentOS
12 4 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (11.86%) Project Management
3 100 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
3 100 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 99 (11.51%) ERP
5 79 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
6 68 (7.91%) Scrum
6 68 (7.91%) SDLC
7 67 (7.79%) PRINCE2
8 64 (7.44%) ITIL
9 60 (6.98%) ETL
10 53 (6.16%) DevOps
11 51 (5.93%) Migration
12 46 (5.35%) Analytics
13 43 (5.00%) Logistics
13 43 (5.00%) Software Engineering
14 42 (4.88%) Asset Management
14 42 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
15 41 (4.77%) CRM
15 41 (4.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 290 (33.72%) SQL
2 101 (11.74%) JavaScript
3 94 (10.93%) Java
4 66 (7.67%) T-SQL
5 55 (6.40%) C#
6 40 (4.65%) PL/SQL
7 29 (3.37%) Python
8 26 (3.02%) PHP
9 15 (1.74%) TypeScript
10 14 (1.63%) X++
11 13 (1.51%) Java 8
12 9 (1.05%) C++
13 7 (0.81%) R
13 7 (0.81%) XPath
14 6 (0.70%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.58%) ABAP
15 5 (0.58%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.58%) Java 9
15 5 (0.58%) VB
15 5 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 101 (11.74%) Degree
2 27 (3.14%) PMI Certification
3 25 (2.91%) ISTQB
3 25 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 24 (2.79%) ISEB
5 20 (2.33%) ACCA
5 20 (2.33%) CIMA
5 20 (2.33%) CISSP
6 19 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 17 (1.98%) AAT
8 16 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 15 (1.74%) PMP
10 14 (1.63%) Computer Science Degree
11 13 (1.51%) CISM
12 11 (1.28%) SC Cleared
13 10 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.05%) CEH
14 9 (1.05%) CISA
15 8 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (0.93%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.37%) QA
2 41 (4.77%) PMO
3 23 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (2.44%) SLA
5 9 (1.05%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.93%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.70%) COBIT
8 5 (0.58%) P3O
9 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 19770
10 3 (0.35%) GDPR
10 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 3 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.23%) IFRS
12 1 (0.12%) GAAP
12 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.12%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.12%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.12%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.12%) PSD2
System Software
1 29 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (3.26%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.98%) Docker
4 6 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.58%) vSphere
5 5 (0.58%) XenApp
5 5 (0.58%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.47%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.47%) HDFS
7 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.23%) Samba
7 2 (0.23%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.12%) KVM
8 1 (0.12%) NFS
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (1.98%) Ansible
2 15 (1.74%) Puppet
3 10 (1.16%) Kubernetes
4 8 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.70%) Terraform
6 5 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.47%) Oozie
7 4 (0.47%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.35%) Xymon
8 3 (0.35%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.23%) Galera Cluster
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.23%) OpenNebula
9 2 (0.23%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.12%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.12%) SCCM
10 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 121 (14.07%) Microsoft
2 106 (12.33%) SAP
3 103 (11.98%) Oracle
4 32 (3.72%) IFS
5 30 (3.49%) VMware
6 27 (3.14%) Cisco
7 23 (2.67%) Sage
8 19 (2.21%) Capita
8 19 (2.21%) Citrix
9 16 (1.86%) Atlassian
9 16 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.51%) Tableau
11 11 (1.28%) Infor
11 11 (1.28%) Lotus
12 10 (1.16%) Google
12 10 (1.16%) JD Edwards
13 9 (1.05%) Hyperion
13 9 (1.05%) IBM
14 8 (0.93%) CheckPoint
14 8 (0.93%) Juniper