Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 8 3
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 877 1,088 2,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.04% 14.26% 19.09%
As % of the General category 39.63% 39.94% 45.32%
Number of salaries quoted 639 807 1,808
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,800 £36,025
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% -4.04%

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 2,213 2,724 4,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.91% 35.71% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,583 1,852 3,469
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -0.99% +1.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -7 332 £50,000 - 45
Newbury -7 95 £39,130 -10.56% 7
Slough +7 76 £52,500 +10.53% 21
Maidenhead -10 57 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Bracknell +2 47 £60,000 +41.18% 5
Wokingham -24 20 £47,500 - 5
Windsor +22 16 £55,000 +15.79% 11
Ascot - 1 £60,000 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 256 (29.19%) SQL
2 231 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (14.03%) SAP
4 122 (13.91%) Degree
5 116 (13.23%) Project Management
5 116 (13.23%) Telecoms
6 115 (13.11%) Microsoft
7 112 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
8 108 (12.31%) Retail
9 105 (11.97%) SQL Server
10 103 (11.74%) ERP
11 100 (11.40%) Java
12 99 (11.29%) JavaScript
13 96 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 96 (10.95%) Scrum
14 89 (10.15%) Business Intelligence
15 88 (10.03%) Marketing
16 85 (9.69%) HTML
17 84 (9.58%) Microsoft Excel
18 81 (9.24%) CSS
19 78 (8.89%) .NET
19 78 (8.89%) Oracle
20 75 (8.55%) Banking
21 73 (8.32%) C#
22 67 (7.64%) Manufacturing
23 66 (7.53%) ITIL
24 62 (7.07%) QA
25 60 (6.84%) XML
26 57 (6.50%) Windows
26 57 (6.50%) SaaS

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 (5.02%) Apache
2 30 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 16 (1.82%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.25%) IIS
5 9 (1.03%) SharePoint
6 8 (0.91%) Apache Spark
6 8 (0.91%) CMS
6 8 (0.91%) Confluence
6 8 (0.91%) SAS
7 7 (0.80%) MS Project Server
8 6 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.57%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.34%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 84 (9.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (4.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 39 (4.45%) Microsoft Office
4 32 (3.65%) Microsoft Project
5 22 (2.51%) MS Visio
6 18 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.46%) InDesign
7 4 (0.46%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.34%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.23%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 28 (3.19%) SAP MM
2 25 (2.85%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (2.05%) SAP FI
4 17 (1.94%) SAP S/4HANA
5 14 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 13 (1.48%) NetSuite
6 13 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (1.48%) SAP BPC
6 13 (1.48%) SAP CS
6 13 (1.48%) SAP PM
6 13 (1.48%) SAP QM
6 13 (1.48%) Unit4 Business World
7 12 (1.37%) SAP CO
7 12 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (1.14%) Oracle 11i
9 10 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
10 9 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 57 (6.50%) SaaS
2 26 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.37%) FinancialForce
5 11 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (0.80%) GitHub
6 7 (0.80%) npm
7 4 (0.46%) Force.com
7 4 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.46%) Office 365
7 4 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.34%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.23%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.23%) Data Lake Analytics
9 2 (0.23%) IaaS
9 2 (0.23%) PaaS
10 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.62%) Firewall
2 20 (2.28%) WAN
3 14 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.37%) VoIP
5 11 (1.25%) LAN
5 11 (1.25%) Wireless
6 9 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (1.03%) Internet
6 9 (1.03%) MPLS
6 9 (1.03%) Network Security
7 8 (0.91%) SAN
8 7 (0.80%) DNS
8 7 (0.80%) HTTP
8 7 (0.80%) Intranet
9 6 (0.68%) Ethernet
9 6 (0.68%) NAS
9 6 (0.68%) SSH
9 6 (0.68%) VPN
10 5 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (0.57%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.68%) MySQL
3 32 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (2.74%) QlikView
7 23 (2.62%) NoSQL
8 20 (2.28%) Data Mining
8 20 (2.28%) Oracle Database
8 20 (2.28%) Power BI
9 16 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (1.71%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.37%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.37%) SAP HANA
12 11 (1.25%) Big Data
12 11 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.91%) SAP BW
15 7 (0.80%) Relational Database
16 6 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 35 (3.99%) JIRA
2 33 (3.76%) Git (software)
3 27 (3.08%) Eclipse
3 27 (3.08%) Maven
4 23 (2.62%) Subversion
5 19 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 19 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (0.91%) Cucumber
6 8 (0.91%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.80%) gulp
7 7 (0.80%) NuGet
7 7 (0.80%) Selenium
8 6 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.57%) JUnit
10 4 (0.46%) Ant
10 4 (0.46%) Gradle
10 4 (0.46%) Log4j
10 4 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.34%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 116 (13.23%) Telecoms
2 108 (12.31%) Retail
3 88 (10.03%) Marketing
4 75 (8.55%) Banking
5 67 (7.64%) Manufacturing
6 31 (3.53%) Legal
7 30 (3.42%) Advertising
8 22 (2.51%) Electronics
9 17 (1.94%) Billing
10 15 (1.71%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.60%) Law
12 10 (1.14%) Automotive
13 8 (0.91%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.80%) Local Government
15 6 (0.68%) Digital Economy
15 6 (0.68%) Publishing
16 4 (0.46%) French Language
16 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.34%) Games
17 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 164 (18.70%) Developer
2 153 (17.45%) Analyst
3 123 (14.03%) Consultant
4 84 (9.58%) Project Manager
5 49 (5.59%) Java Developer
6 43 (4.90%) Senior Developer
7 41 (4.68%) Architect
8 39 (4.45%) SAP Consultant
9 36 (4.10%) .NET Developer
9 36 (4.10%) Business Analyst
10 33 (3.76%) Financial Analyst
11 26 (2.96%) C# Developer
12 24 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
13 23 (2.62%) Junior
14 20 (2.28%) Administrator
14 20 (2.28%) IT Manager
14 20 (2.28%) Software Developer
14 20 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
15 19 (2.17%) Applications Support
15 19 (2.17%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (9.69%) HTML
2 81 (9.24%) CSS
3 78 (8.89%) .NET
4 60 (6.84%) XML
5 49 (5.59%) Web Services
6 42 (4.79%) AngularJS
6 42 (4.79%) ASP.NET
7 39 (4.45%) SOAP
8 31 (3.53%) Spring
9 30 (3.42%) REST
10 29 (3.31%) React
11 27 (3.08%) Java EE
12 26 (2.96%) KnockoutJS
13 21 (2.39%) WCF
14 20 (2.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (2.05%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (2.05%) jQuery
15 18 (2.05%) Servlets
16 17 (1.94%) Drools
17 16 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 112 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (5.25%) Computer Science
3 41 (4.68%) Management Information System
4 39 (4.45%) User Experience
5 22 (2.51%) Fintech
6 21 (2.39%) EPoS
6 21 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 19 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.60%) Virtual Team
9 13 (1.48%) Smart Meter
10 12 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
11 11 (1.25%) Driving Licence
12 10 (1.14%) Handset
13 9 (1.03%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.91%) Mobile App
14 8 (0.91%) Social Media
15 7 (0.80%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.68%) PKI
16 6 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 57 (6.50%) Windows
2 50 (5.70%) Linux
3 33 (3.76%) Windows Server
4 32 (3.65%) Unix
5 13 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.25%) Debian
6 11 (1.25%) Ubuntu
7 9 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.57%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.34%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.23%) AIX
12 2 (0.23%) Android
12 2 (0.23%) Solaris
12 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.11%) HPUX
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (26.34%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (13.23%) Project Management
3 103 (11.74%) ERP
4 96 (10.95%) Scrum
4 96 (10.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 89 (10.15%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (7.53%) ITIL
7 55 (6.27%) PRINCE2
8 49 (5.59%) Service Delivery
9 48 (5.47%) Analytics
9 48 (5.47%) DevOps
10 47 (5.36%) Information Security
10 47 (5.36%) SDLC
11 45 (5.13%) Change Management
12 44 (5.02%) Software Engineering
13 43 (4.90%) Migration
14 41 (4.68%) Business Development
14 41 (4.68%) CRM
15 40 (4.56%) Programme Management
15 40 (4.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 256 (29.19%) SQL
2 100 (11.40%) Java
3 99 (11.29%) JavaScript
4 73 (8.32%) C#
5 43 (4.90%) T-SQL
6 41 (4.68%) Python
7 36 (4.10%) PL/SQL
8 19 (2.17%) Bash Shell
9 16 (1.82%) C
10 15 (1.71%) X++
11 14 (1.60%) XPath
12 13 (1.48%) C++
13 11 (1.25%) TypeScript
14 10 (1.14%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.14%) VBA
14 10 (1.14%) XQuery
15 8 (0.91%) VB
16 6 (0.68%) R
17 5 (0.57%) Perl
17 5 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 122 (13.91%) Degree
2 46 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 33 (3.76%) CISSP
4 30 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 21 (2.39%) ACCA
6 20 (2.28%) CIMA
7 19 (2.17%) CISM
7 19 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 18 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
9 16 (1.82%) AAT
10 11 (1.25%) Master's Degree
11 10 (1.14%) CISA
11 10 (1.14%) ISTQB
12 9 (1.03%) CEH
12 9 (1.03%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.91%) ISEB
14 7 (0.80%) GIAC
14 7 (0.80%) SSCP
15 6 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (7.07%) QA
2 28 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.96%) PMO
4 25 (2.85%) SLA
5 23 (2.62%) GDPR
6 13 (1.48%) PCI DSS
7 10 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 6 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.57%) GAAP
10 3 (0.34%) COBIT
11 2 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.23%) GAMP
11 2 (0.23%) HL7
11 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.11%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 17 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.25%) Docker
2 11 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.57%) NFS
4 5 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.46%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.46%) HDFS
5 4 (0.46%) KVM
5 4 (0.46%) SAP ITS
6 1 (0.11%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 20 (2.28%) Ansible
2 16 (1.82%) Puppet
3 13 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.03%) SCCM
5 5 (0.57%) Galera Cluster
5 5 (0.57%) OpenNebula
6 4 (0.46%) Nessus
6 4 (0.46%) Nmap
6 4 (0.46%) Oozie
6 4 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.23%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.23%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.23%) Kibana
8 1 (0.11%) Cacti
8 1 (0.11%) Grafana
8 1 (0.11%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.11%) MOM
8 1 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 123 (14.03%) SAP
2 115 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 78 (8.89%) Oracle
4 31 (3.53%) Sage
5 29 (3.31%) IFS
5 29 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
6 23 (2.62%) Cisco
7 15 (1.71%) VMware
8 14 (1.60%) Capita
8 14 (1.60%) Splunk
8 14 (1.60%) Xero
9 13 (1.48%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 11 (1.25%) Cassiopae
10 11 (1.25%) NETSOL
10 11 (1.25%) White Clarke
11 10 (1.14%) Google
11 10 (1.14%) Infor
11 10 (1.14%) JD Edwards
11 10 (1.14%) ServiceNow
12 9 (1.03%) F5