Period
to 12 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 10 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 171 301 441
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.77% 13.18% 15.30%
As % of the General category 46.34% 38.15% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 135 249 324
Median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £30,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,260 £65,000
South East median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year +2.73% +9.45% +2.55%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 369 789 1,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 34.04% 34.56% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 262 509 808
Median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £67,500
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Buckinghamshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Finance in Buckinghamshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Finance in Buckinghamshire

Finance
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 12 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
Milton Keynes +2 116 £65,000 +30.00% 19
High Wycombe +9 5 £58,000 +45.00% 4
Gerrards Cross - 3 £52,500 -
Beaconsfield +5 2 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Bletchley 0 2 - -
Amersham -18 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 12 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 55 (32.16%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (24.56%) Java
3 37 (21.64%) DevOps
4 33 (19.30%) C#
4 33 (19.30%) Project Management
5 30 (17.54%) Python
6 29 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (15.79%) Git (software)
8 26 (15.20%) Azure
9 25 (14.62%) SQL
10 24 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (14.04%) Microservices
10 24 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (13.45%) AngularJS
11 23 (13.45%) Jenkins
11 23 (13.45%) .NET
11 23 (13.45%) Spring
12 22 (12.87%) Microsoft
13 21 (12.28%) Scrum
13 21 (12.28%) Spring Boot
14 20 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (11.70%) HTML
15 19 (11.11%) PaaS
16 18 (10.53%) IaaS
16 18 (10.53%) TDD
17 17 (9.94%) Banking
17 17 (9.94%) Financial Institution
17 17 (9.94%) GitLab
18 16 (9.36%) JavaScript
18 16 (9.36%) Java 8

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.75%) Apache
2 3 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (1.75%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.68%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.58%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.58%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.58%) Exstream
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.58%) Primavera
3 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.58%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.20%) Azure
2 19 (11.11%) PaaS
3 18 (10.53%) IaaS
4 13 (7.60%) AWS
5 9 (5.26%) OpenShift
6 6 (3.51%) Office 365
7 4 (2.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (2.34%) GCP
8 3 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.75%) Datadog
8 3 (1.75%) GitHub
8 3 (1.75%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.75%) SaaS
9 2 (1.17%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.17%) iPaaS
9 2 (1.17%) Serverless
10 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.58%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.92%) VPN
2 3 (1.75%) Internet
2 3 (1.75%) MPLS
2 3 (1.75%) VoIP
2 3 (1.75%) WAN
3 2 (1.17%) ATM
3 2 (1.17%) DWDM
3 2 (1.17%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.17%) LAN
3 2 (1.17%) SDH
4 1 (0.58%) DHCP
4 1 (0.58%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.85%) Hadoop
3 9 (5.26%) DB2
4 8 (4.68%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.68%) MySQL
4 8 (4.68%) NuoDB
5 7 (4.09%) Big Data
6 3 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.75%) Power BI
6 3 (1.75%) Qlik Sense
6 3 (1.75%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.75%) Sqoop
7 2 (1.17%) HDInsight
7 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.17%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 27 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 23 (13.45%) Jenkins
3 17 (9.94%) GitLab
4 10 (5.85%) SonarQube
5 8 (4.68%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.68%) git-flow
6 5 (2.92%) JIRA
6 5 (2.92%) Maven
7 4 (2.34%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.75%) Gatling
8 3 (1.75%) JMeter
8 3 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.75%) Postman
8 3 (1.75%) Selenium
9 2 (1.17%) Android Studio
9 2 (1.17%) Babel
9 2 (1.17%) Gradle
9 2 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 17 (9.94%) Banking
1 17 (9.94%) Financial Institution
2 6 (3.51%) Retail
3 5 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.34%) Legal
4 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.34%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.75%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.17%) Back Office
6 2 (1.17%) Billing
6 2 (1.17%) Law
6 2 (1.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (30.41%) Developer
2 17 (9.94%) Analyst
3 14 (8.19%) Architect
3 14 (8.19%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (7.02%) Senior Developer
5 8 (4.68%) Java Developer
5 8 (4.68%) Project Manager
6 7 (4.09%) Consultant
6 7 (4.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (3.51%) .NET Developer
7 6 (3.51%) Administrator
7 6 (3.51%) Business Analyst
7 6 (3.51%) Software Developer
8 5 (2.92%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (2.92%) Data Architect
8 5 (2.92%) Head of IT
8 5 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.34%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 4 (2.34%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (2.34%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.45%) .NET
1 23 (13.45%) AngularJS
1 23 (13.45%) Spring
2 21 (12.28%) Spring Boot
3 20 (11.70%) HTML
4 14 (8.19%) JSON
5 13 (7.60%) CSS
5 13 (7.60%) Node.js
5 13 (7.60%) XML
6 11 (6.43%) Hibernate
6 11 (6.43%) Web Services
7 10 (5.85%) ASP.NET
7 10 (5.85%) React
7 10 (5.85%) RESTful
8 9 (5.26%) .NET Core
8 9 (5.26%) HTML5
8 9 (5.26%) Spring Cloud
9 8 (4.68%) CSS3
9 8 (4.68%) SOAP
9 8 (4.68%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.85%) Industry 4.0
4 9 (5.26%) SCADA
5 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.34%) Smart City
6 3 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.17%) CCTV
7 2 (1.17%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.17%) iPhone
7 2 (1.17%) NHS
8 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) IVR
8 1 (0.58%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.19%) Linux
2 4 (2.34%) Android
2 4 (2.34%) Windows
3 3 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.17%) Unix
4 2 (1.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.16%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (21.64%) DevOps
3 33 (19.30%) Project Management
4 24 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (14.04%) Microservices
4 24 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (12.28%) Scrum
6 20 (11.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (10.53%) TDD
8 15 (8.77%) BDD
9 14 (8.19%) Analytics
9 14 (8.19%) CRM
9 14 (8.19%) Risk Management
10 13 (7.60%) Data Modelling
10 13 (7.60%) ETL
10 13 (7.60%) Migration
10 13 (7.60%) MVC
10 13 (7.60%) Project Delivery
10 13 (7.60%) Technology Roadmap
11 12 (7.02%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (24.56%) Java
2 33 (19.30%) C#
3 30 (17.54%) Python
4 25 (14.62%) SQL
5 16 (9.36%) Java 8
5 16 (9.36%) JavaScript
6 14 (8.19%) C++
7 13 (7.60%) C
8 8 (4.68%) PHP
8 8 (4.68%) Ruby
9 3 (1.75%) Apple Swift
9 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.75%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.17%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.17%) Perl
10 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.58%) VB
11 1 (0.58%) VBScript
11 1 (0.58%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (6.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (0.58%) CCNA
3 1 (0.58%) CFA
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.58%) MCSE
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.58%) OCP
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.58%) PhD
3 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.58%) PMP
3 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) GDPR
2 4 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.75%) QA
4 2 (1.17%) PMO
4 2 (1.17%) WCAG
5 1 (0.58%) COBIT
5 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.58%) NIST
5 1 (0.58%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 14 (8.19%) Docker
2 6 (3.51%) HDFS
3 3 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.43%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.68%) Ansible
2 8 (4.68%) logstash
3 4 (2.34%) Terraform
4 3 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (1.75%) Kibana
4 3 (1.75%) Mesos
4 3 (1.75%) Prometheus
4 3 (1.75%) Puppet
5 2 (1.17%) Control-M
5 2 (1.17%) Netcool
5 2 (1.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (1.17%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.58%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.58%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 22 (12.87%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.19%) Oracle
3 8 (4.68%) Jitterbit
4 6 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.51%) SAP
5 5 (2.92%) Hortonworks
6 4 (2.34%) Adobe
6 4 (2.34%) IBM
6 4 (2.34%) VMware
7 3 (1.75%) Cisco
8 2 (1.17%) Apple
8 2 (1.17%) BMC
8 2 (1.17%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.17%) Google
8 2 (1.17%) Juniper
8 2 (1.17%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.17%) Remedy
8 2 (1.17%) Sony
8 2 (1.17%) Tableau
8 2 (1.17%) Teradata