Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 11 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 902 917 2,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.81% 13.01% 19.85%
As % of the General category 39.37% 39.29% 46.36%
Number of salaries quoted 650 692 1,693
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,050 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% -1.00%

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 2,291 2,334 4,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.52% 33.13% 42.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,647 1,622 3,195
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,150 £27,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £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 April 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 23 April 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 -4 336 £50,000 - 70
Newbury -7 75 £39,130 -10.56% 9
Slough +6 72 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Maidenhead -27 61 £50,000 - 11
Bracknell +3 58 £60,000 +41.18% 15
Wokingham -14 29 £40,000 -3.03% 7
Windsor +23 24 £55,000 +15.79% 3
Ascot -10 2 £60,000 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 306 (33.92%) SQL
2 272 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 117 (12.97%) SQL Server
5 116 (12.86%) Degree
6 111 (12.31%) Telecoms
7 110 (12.20%) SAP
8 108 (11.97%) JavaScript
9 105 (11.64%) ERP
10 104 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
11 101 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 98 (10.86%) Java
12 98 (10.86%) Project Management
13 97 (10.75%) Retail
13 97 (10.75%) Marketing
14 94 (10.42%) Scrum
14 94 (10.42%) Oracle
14 94 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
14 94 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
15 91 (10.09%) HTML
16 88 (9.76%) CSS
17 86 (9.53%) Microsoft Excel
18 84 (9.31%) .NET
19 73 (8.09%) QA
20 72 (7.98%) C#
20 72 (7.98%) Windows
21 70 (7.76%) Banking
22 69 (7.65%) ITIL
23 62 (6.87%) XML
23 62 (6.87%) DevOps

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 35 (3.88%) Apache
2 28 (3.10%) Tomcat
3 18 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 13 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 12 (1.33%) Confluence
5 12 (1.33%) IIS
5 12 (1.33%) WebSphere
6 9 (1.00%) Drupal
6 9 (1.00%) IBM Notes
7 8 (0.89%) CMS
8 7 (0.78%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.67%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
10 5 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.55%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.44%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.44%) JBoss
Applications
1 86 (9.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (4.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
4 20 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.89%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.67%) HipChat
8 4 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.44%) InDesign
8 4 (0.44%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
9 3 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 47 (5.21%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (2.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 22 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (2.11%) Oracle 11i
5 16 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
5 16 (1.77%) SAP BPC
5 16 (1.77%) SAP S/4HANA
6 15 (1.66%) NetSuite
6 15 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
7 14 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
7 14 (1.55%) SAP FI
7 14 (1.55%) SAP MM
8 12 (1.33%) Oracle Assets
8 12 (1.33%) Oracle iProcurement
9 11 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
9 11 (1.22%) Oracle General Ledger
10 10 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
11 8 (0.89%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 8 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (5.99%) SaaS
2 33 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
4 18 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.22%) npm
5 11 (1.22%) NuGet
6 10 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.78%) Office 365
8 5 (0.55%) GitHub
9 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (0.33%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.33%) FinancialForce
9 3 (0.33%) IaaS
9 3 (0.33%) PaaS
9 3 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.10%) WAN
2 27 (2.99%) Firewall
3 23 (2.55%) LAN
4 18 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (1.44%) Internet
5 13 (1.44%) Network Security
6 12 (1.33%) Wireless
7 11 (1.22%) DNS
8 10 (1.11%) SAN
9 8 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (0.89%) Intranet
9 8 (0.89%) NAS
10 7 (0.78%) iSCSI
11 6 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (0.67%) DHCP
11 6 (0.67%) HTTP
11 6 (0.67%) VoIP
12 5 (0.55%) FTP
12 5 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (0.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.32%) MySQL
3 47 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (3.77%) QlikView
7 32 (3.55%) NoSQL
8 22 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
9 17 (1.88%) Data Mining
9 17 (1.88%) Power BI
9 17 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (1.77%) MongoDB
10 16 (1.77%) Relational Database
11 15 (1.66%) Oracle Database
12 12 (1.33%) SAP HANA
13 10 (1.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 10 (1.11%) Oracle Discoverer
14 9 (1.00%) Big Data
14 9 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 39 (4.32%) Git (software)
2 36 (3.99%) JIRA
3 26 (2.88%) Maven
4 25 (2.77%) Eclipse
5 23 (2.55%) Jenkins
6 20 (2.22%) Subversion
6 20 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.22%) gulp
8 10 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.67%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.67%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.67%) JUnit
10 4 (0.44%) Ant
10 4 (0.44%) Gradle
10 4 (0.44%) Log4j
10 4 (0.44%) Selenium
10 4 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.44%) Toad
11 3 (0.33%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 111 (12.31%) Telecoms
2 97 (10.75%) Marketing
2 97 (10.75%) Retail
3 70 (7.76%) Banking
4 59 (6.54%) Manufacturing
5 34 (3.77%) Legal
6 29 (3.22%) Law
7 28 (3.10%) Advertising
8 21 (2.33%) Billing
8 21 (2.33%) Electronics
9 18 (2.00%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.66%) Automotive
11 9 (1.00%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.55%) Games
13 4 (0.44%) Back Office
13 4 (0.44%) French Language
14 3 (0.33%) Local Government
14 3 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.33%) Publishing
15 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 197 (21.84%) Developer
2 169 (18.74%) Analyst
3 109 (12.08%) Consultant
4 74 (8.20%) Project Manager
5 53 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 53 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 35 (3.88%) .NET Developer
6 35 (3.88%) Architect
6 35 (3.88%) Financial Analyst
7 33 (3.66%) Business Analyst
8 28 (3.10%) IT Manager
9 27 (2.99%) Software Developer
10 25 (2.77%) C# Developer
10 25 (2.77%) Junior
11 24 (2.66%) SAP Consultant
12 22 (2.44%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 21 (2.33%) Applications Support
14 20 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 20 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
15 19 (2.11%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (10.09%) HTML
2 88 (9.76%) CSS
3 84 (9.31%) .NET
4 62 (6.87%) XML
5 51 (5.65%) Web Services
6 50 (5.54%) AngularJS
7 44 (4.88%) ASP.NET
8 38 (4.21%) React
8 38 (4.21%) SOAP
9 36 (3.99%) Spring
10 32 (3.55%) REST
11 27 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
12 24 (2.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (2.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 24 (2.66%) jQuery
13 23 (2.55%) Java EE
14 17 (1.88%) JSON
15 16 (1.77%) .NET Framework
15 16 (1.77%) Servlets
16 15 (1.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 104 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (5.32%) Self-Motivation
3 40 (4.43%) Computer Science
4 37 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 28 (3.10%) User Experience
6 27 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
8 20 (2.22%) EPoS
9 18 (2.00%) Mobile App
10 16 (1.77%) Fintech
11 12 (1.33%) Data Centre
12 11 (1.22%) Virtual Team
13 10 (1.11%) Handset
14 9 (1.00%) iSeries
15 8 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.89%) Social Media
16 7 (0.78%) AS400
16 7 (0.78%) Smartphone
16 7 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
17 6 (0.67%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 72 (7.98%) Windows
2 43 (4.77%) Windows Server
3 41 (4.55%) Linux
4 24 (2.66%) Unix
5 15 (1.66%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.33%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.11%) Debian
9 8 (0.89%) Android
10 6 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.67%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.67%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.55%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.11%) CentOS
12 1 (0.11%) SUSE
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (11.64%) ERP
3 101 (11.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (10.86%) Project Management
5 94 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
5 94 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
5 94 (10.42%) Scrum
6 69 (7.65%) ITIL
7 62 (6.87%) DevOps
8 61 (6.76%) SDLC
9 53 (5.88%) Software Engineering
10 52 (5.76%) PRINCE2
11 48 (5.32%) Service Delivery
12 47 (5.21%) Analytics
13 43 (4.77%) Service Management
14 42 (4.66%) Information Security
15 41 (4.55%) Migration
16 40 (4.43%) MVC
17 39 (4.32%) Change Management
17 39 (4.32%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 306 (33.92%) SQL
2 108 (11.97%) JavaScript
3 98 (10.86%) Java
4 72 (7.98%) C#
5 54 (5.99%) T-SQL
6 41 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 32 (3.55%) Python
8 23 (2.55%) X++
9 15 (1.66%) PHP
10 14 (1.55%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.44%) C
12 12 (1.33%) TypeScript
12 12 (1.33%) XPath
13 11 (1.22%) Java 8
14 8 (0.89%) XQuery
15 7 (0.78%) C++
15 7 (0.78%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.67%) VBA
17 5 (0.55%) R
17 5 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 116 (12.86%) Degree
2 33 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.99%) CISSP
4 23 (2.55%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.11%) CIMA
6 18 (2.00%) AAT
6 18 (2.00%) ACCA
6 18 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (1.55%) CISM
8 14 (1.55%) ISEB
8 14 (1.55%) PMI Certification
9 13 (1.44%) CEH
9 13 (1.44%) ISTQB
10 12 (1.33%) CISA
10 12 (1.33%) GIAC
11 11 (1.22%) Master's Degree
12 9 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.78%) GCIH
13 7 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (8.09%) QA
2 29 (3.22%) SLA
3 27 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (2.99%) PMO
4 11 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.00%) GDPR
6 6 (0.67%) COBIT
6 6 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 19770
8 3 (0.33%) P3O
8 3 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.11%) HL7
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 31000
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 21 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.00%) Docker
3 17 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.55%) NFS
6 4 (0.44%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.44%) HDFS
6 4 (0.44%) KVM
6 4 (0.44%) SAP ITS
7 3 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.22%) Samba
8 2 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.22%) XenApp
8 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (2.11%) Ansible
2 16 (1.77%) Puppet
3 12 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.11%) Kubernetes
5 8 (0.89%) SCCM
6 4 (0.44%) Oozie
6 4 (0.44%) Terraform
7 3 (0.33%) Galera Cluster
7 3 (0.33%) OpenNebula
8 2 (0.22%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.22%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.22%) Kibana
8 2 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.22%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.11%) MOM
9 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 123 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 110 (12.20%) SAP
3 94 (10.42%) Oracle
4 39 (4.32%) IFS
5 27 (2.99%) Sage
6 26 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
7 22 (2.44%) Cisco
8 21 (2.33%) Capita
9 20 (2.22%) VMware
10 14 (1.55%) Google
11 13 (1.44%) Citrix
11 13 (1.44%) Juniper
12 12 (1.33%) Infor
13 11 (1.22%) Hyperion
13 11 (1.22%) Splunk
14 10 (1.11%) F5
14 10 (1.11%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.00%) Anaplan
15 9 (1.00%) Lotus
15 9 (1.00%) Tagetik