Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 15 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 270 665 910
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 10.08% 11.37% 13.21%
As % of the General category 30.96% 36.64% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 228 528 717
Median annual salary £56,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.74% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,175 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +8.91% +3.06%

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 872 1,815 2,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.56% 31.03% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 595 1,302 1,724
Median annual salary £56,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £79,900 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Berkshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Finance in Berkshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in Berkshire over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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 +3 133 £61,500 +2.50% 14
Bracknell -4 21 £52,500 +10.53% 8
Newbury +16 15 £47,500 +7.95% 6
Slough -12 15 £45,000 -28.00% 5
Wokingham +31 8 £39,000 +44.44%
Maidenhead +20 7 £60,000 +11.11% 3
Thatcham +1 1 £52,500 -4.55%
Ascot - 1 £50,000 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 60 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (17.78%) Project Management
2 48 (17.78%) HTML
3 44 (16.30%) C#
3 44 (16.30%) Degree
4 43 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (13.70%) JavaScript
6 36 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 36 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 34 (12.59%) gulp
8 33 (12.22%) Fintech
8 33 (12.22%) Virtual Team
8 33 (12.22%) Windows
9 32 (11.85%) Java
9 32 (11.85%) Jenkins
10 31 (11.48%) Azure
11 30 (11.11%) Scrum
12 29 (10.74%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (10.37%) SAP
13 28 (10.37%) Windows Server
14 27 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 27 (10.00%) Office 365
14 27 (10.00%) AWS
15 26 (9.63%) Node.js
15 26 (9.63%) Grunt
15 26 (9.63%) CSS
15 26 (9.63%) SQL
15 26 (9.63%) MySQL
15 26 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (9.26%) 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 11 (4.07%) Umbraco
2 10 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.11%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.11%) CMS
5 2 (0.74%) IIS
5 2 (0.74%) JBoss
5 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.37%) Apache
6 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.37%) Gentran
6 1 (0.37%) Tornado
Applications
1 17 (6.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (6.30%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.96%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.37%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 11 (4.07%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.74%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.74%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.74%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.74%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.74%) Summit
4 2 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.37%) SAP LE
5 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.37%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.48%) Azure
2 27 (10.00%) AWS
2 27 (10.00%) Office 365
3 21 (7.78%) SaaS
4 8 (2.96%) npm
5 6 (2.22%) Boomi
5 6 (2.22%) Power Platform
6 5 (1.85%) OpenShift
7 4 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (1.48%) PowerApps
8 3 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.11%) PaaS
9 2 (0.74%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.74%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.74%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.74%) Power Automate
9 2 (0.74%) Serverless
9 2 (0.74%) ShareGate
9 2 (0.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.93%) Firewall
2 8 (2.96%) LAN
2 8 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (2.59%) DNS
3 7 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.22%) VoIP
5 5 (1.85%) DHCP
5 5 (1.85%) Skype
6 4 (1.48%) MPLS
6 4 (1.48%) WAN
7 3 (1.11%) HTTP
8 2 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.74%) Internet
8 2 (0.74%) Intranet
8 2 (0.74%) NGN
8 2 (0.74%) SSL
8 2 (0.74%) VLAN
9 1 (0.37%) 4G
9 1 (0.37%) Network Security
9 1 (0.37%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.63%) MySQL
2 22 (8.15%) MongoDB
3 13 (4.81%) SQL Server
4 9 (3.33%) SAP HANA
5 6 (2.22%) DB2
5 6 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.48%) Big Data
7 3 (1.11%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.74%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.74%) HBase
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.74%) Power BI
8 2 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (12.59%) gulp
2 32 (11.85%) Jenkins
3 26 (9.63%) Grunt
4 12 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.70%) JIRA
5 10 (3.70%) Maven
5 10 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 9 (3.33%) Ant
6 9 (3.33%) Artifactory
7 7 (2.59%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.59%) Selenium
8 6 (2.22%) Jasmine
8 6 (2.22%) Visual Studio Code
9 2 (0.74%) Subversion
10 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.37%) eCATT
10 1 (0.37%) JMeter
10 1 (0.37%) LSMW
10 1 (0.37%) Robot Framework
General
1 27 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 20 (7.41%) Retail
3 16 (5.93%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.44%) Marketing
5 10 (3.70%) Games
5 10 (3.70%) Legal
6 9 (3.33%) Banking
7 8 (2.96%) Back Office
8 7 (2.59%) Automotive
8 7 (2.59%) Public Sector
9 4 (1.48%) Local Government
10 3 (1.11%) Billing
10 3 (1.11%) Retail Finance
11 2 (0.74%) Electronics
11 2 (0.74%) French Language
11 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.37%) Law
12 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (22.22%) Developer
2 33 (12.22%) Analyst
3 31 (11.48%) Full Stack Developer
4 27 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 25 (9.26%) Consultant
6 22 (8.15%) Angular Developer
6 22 (8.15%) C# Developer
7 14 (5.19%) Web Developer
8 11 (4.07%) .NET Developer
9 10 (3.70%) Architect
9 10 (3.70%) SAP Manager
10 9 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
10 9 (3.33%) SAP Project Manager
11 8 (2.96%) IT Engineer
12 7 (2.59%) Full Stack Web Developer
12 7 (2.59%) Support Engineer
13 6 (2.22%) Delivery Manager
13 6 (2.22%) Graduate
13 6 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (17.78%) HTML
2 36 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 26 (9.63%) CSS
3 26 (9.63%) Node.js
4 14 (5.19%) .NET
5 12 (4.44%) React
5 12 (4.44%) Sass
6 11 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (4.07%) RESTful
7 10 (3.70%) HTML5
8 9 (3.33%) Web Services
9 8 (2.96%) GraphQL
10 7 (2.59%) .NET Core
11 6 (2.22%) Apollo GraphQL
11 6 (2.22%) Express
11 6 (2.22%) Jest
12 4 (1.48%) Kafka
12 4 (1.48%) Laravel
13 3 (1.11%) .NET Framework
14 2 (0.74%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.22%) Virtual Team
2 26 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.19%) Public Cloud
5 13 (4.81%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.22%) User Experience
7 5 (1.85%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.48%) Fibre Optics
8 4 (1.48%) Robotics
9 3 (1.11%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.11%) Clustering
9 3 (1.11%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.11%) iPad
9 3 (1.11%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.11%) PKI
10 2 (0.74%) AS400
10 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.22%) Windows
2 28 (10.37%) Windows Server
3 18 (6.67%) Linux
4 10 (3.70%) Debian
5 8 (2.96%) Windows 10
6 7 (2.59%) Unix
6 7 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.11%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.74%) Android
10 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.37%) CentOS
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (17.78%) Project Management
3 43 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (12.22%) Fintech
5 30 (11.11%) Scrum
6 29 (10.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 25 (9.26%) PRINCE2
8 23 (8.52%) ITIL
8 23 (8.52%) Project Delivery
9 22 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (7.78%) DevOps
11 18 (6.67%) Computer Science
12 17 (6.30%) CRM
12 17 (6.30%) User Stories
13 16 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (5.93%) Software Engineering
13 16 (5.93%) Test Automation
14 15 (5.56%) ERP
14 15 (5.56%) Logistics
14 15 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (16.30%) C#
2 37 (13.70%) JavaScript
3 32 (11.85%) Java
4 26 (9.63%) SQL
5 20 (7.41%) TypeScript
6 11 (4.07%) Python
7 7 (2.59%) C
8 6 (2.22%) C++
8 6 (2.22%) PHP
8 6 (2.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.48%) COBOL
9 4 (1.48%) R
10 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.11%) Perl
11 2 (0.74%) AWK
11 2 (0.74%) Go
11 2 (0.74%) Korn
11 2 (0.74%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.74%) sed
11 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 44 (16.30%) Degree
2 16 (5.93%) PMP
3 7 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.48%) ACCA
5 4 (1.48%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.48%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.11%) APMP
6 3 (1.11%) CIMA
6 3 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.11%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (1.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (0.74%) CCIE
7 2 (0.74%) CCNP
7 2 (0.74%) ISEB
7 2 (0.74%) MCPD
8 1 (0.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.33%) PMO
2 4 (1.48%) QA
3 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.74%) IFRS
4 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.74%) SLA
5 1 (0.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.19%) Docker
2 14 (5.19%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.74%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (4.81%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.96%) Ansible
3 7 (2.59%) OpenNebula
4 6 (2.22%) Galera Cluster
5 5 (1.85%) SCCM
6 4 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.74%) Terraform
8 1 (0.37%) Ambari
8 1 (0.37%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.37%) SELinux
Vendors
1 36 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.37%) SAP
3 13 (4.81%) Oracle
4 12 (4.44%) Cisco
4 12 (4.44%) VMware
5 10 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.59%) JD Edwards
7 6 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.85%) Dell
8 5 (1.85%) Sage
8 5 (1.85%) Splunk
9 3 (1.11%) Informatica
10 2 (0.74%) Adobe
10 2 (0.74%) Apple
10 2 (0.74%) IFS
10 2 (0.74%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.74%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) Symantec
11 1 (0.37%) Darktrace
11 1 (0.37%) IBM