Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 11 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 344 441 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.66% 15.89% 17.28%
As % of the General category 42.31% 42.73% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 256 318 289
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,000 £28,600
90th Percentile £67,625 £65,000 £73,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 813 1,032 1,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 34.65% 37.19% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 500 756 700
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £66,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Buckinghamshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Finance in Buckinghamshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 -2 236 £50,000 +11.11% 43
Marlow +29 29 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Aylesbury +14 12 £31,000 -32.61% 1
High Wycombe -5 9 £40,000 -23.81% 8
Beaconsfield +3 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Amersham -2 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Gerrards Cross +3 4 £35,000 -41.67%
Bletchley - 4 - -
Newport Pagnell -4 2 £23,500 +6.82% 2
Chesham +4 1 £39,000 +18.18%
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 105 (30.52%) Degree
2 92 (26.74%) Problem-Solving
3 76 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
4 73 (21.22%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (16.86%) Project Management
6 52 (15.12%) Retail
7 51 (14.83%) Business Analysis
8 50 (14.53%) SAP
9 49 (14.24%) Legal
9 49 (14.24%) Banking
10 48 (13.95%) Risk Management
11 47 (13.66%) ITIL
11 47 (13.66%) Microsoft
12 46 (13.37%) PRINCE2
13 39 (11.34%) SQL
14 38 (11.05%) Fintech
15 36 (10.47%) Microsoft Excel
16 35 (10.17%) ERP
16 35 (10.17%) Computer Science
17 34 (9.88%) Mathematics
18 33 (9.59%) PMI Certification
18 33 (9.59%) Architectural Design
19 32 (9.30%) C
19 32 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
20 30 (8.72%) Scrum
20 30 (8.72%) Data Protection
21 29 (8.43%) SaaS
21 29 (8.43%) Change Management
22 28 (8.14%) PMP
22 28 (8.14%) Windows

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 7 (2.03%) Apache
1 7 (2.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.45%) Confluence
2 5 (1.45%) SAS
2 5 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.58%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.29%) IIS
5 1 (0.29%) JBoss
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPEL
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.29%) WildFly
Applications
1 36 (10.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (7.85%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.58%) SPSS
6 1 (0.29%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.29%) Notepad++
6 1 (0.29%) Stata
Business Applications
1 20 (5.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (2.33%) Infor M3
2 8 (2.33%) Sage 200
3 4 (1.16%) SystmOne
4 3 (0.87%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.87%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.58%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.29%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.29%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.43%) SaaS
2 19 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (3.78%) Office 365
5 11 (3.20%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (1.16%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.58%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.58%) Serverless
8 1 (0.29%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.29%) PaaS
8 1 (0.29%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.81%) Firewall
2 11 (3.20%) MPLS
3 9 (2.62%) Internet
3 9 (2.62%) LAN
3 9 (2.62%) WAN
4 8 (2.33%) VPN
5 7 (2.03%) Ethernet
6 6 (1.74%) DNS
6 6 (1.74%) Network Security
7 4 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.16%) FTP
7 4 (1.16%) VLAN
7 4 (1.16%) Wireless
8 3 (0.87%) DHCP
8 3 (0.87%) SSL
8 3 (0.87%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.87%) VoIP
9 2 (0.58%) Broadband
9 2 (0.58%) Intranet
9 2 (0.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.74%) Big Data
2 6 (1.74%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (1.16%) Data Mining
4 4 (1.16%) Electronic Patient Records
5 3 (0.87%) MySQL
5 3 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.58%) GIS
6 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.58%) Power BI
6 2 (0.58%) QGIS
6 2 (0.58%) Redis
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (4.65%) JIRA
2 13 (3.78%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.87%) Selenium
3 3 (0.87%) Zephyr
4 2 (0.58%) webpack
5 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.29%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.29%) JMeter
5 1 (0.29%) Maven
5 1 (0.29%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (15.12%) Retail
2 49 (14.24%) Banking
2 49 (14.24%) Legal
3 22 (6.40%) Manufacturing
4 20 (5.81%) Billing
4 20 (5.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (3.49%) Marketing
6 9 (2.62%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.33%) Back Office
8 7 (2.03%) Automotive
8 7 (2.03%) Publishing
9 6 (1.74%) Local Government
10 5 (1.45%) Military
11 2 (0.58%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.29%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (22.09%) Analyst
2 46 (13.37%) Project Manager
3 40 (11.63%) Business Analyst
4 29 (8.43%) Architect
5 27 (7.85%) Developer
6 26 (7.56%) IT Manager
6 26 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (5.23%) IT Architect
8 17 (4.94%) Consultant
8 17 (4.94%) IT Project Manager
8 17 (4.94%) SAP Manager
8 17 (4.94%) SAP Project Manager
9 16 (4.65%) IT Analyst
10 12 (3.49%) Support Analyst
11 11 (3.20%) Applications Manager
11 11 (3.20%) Business IT Analyst
11 11 (3.20%) ERP Manager
11 11 (3.20%) IT Business Analyst
11 11 (3.20%) Senior Manager
11 11 (3.20%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.23%) .NET
2 14 (4.07%) Web Services
3 13 (3.78%) AngularJS
4 8 (2.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.03%) .NET Core
6 6 (1.74%) Visualforce
7 5 (1.45%) NHibernate
7 5 (1.45%) React
8 4 (1.16%) CSS
9 3 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (0.87%) JSON
9 3 (0.87%) Laravel
9 3 (0.87%) Spring
9 3 (0.87%) Spring Boot
9 3 (0.87%) Vue.js
10 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.58%) jQuery
10 2 (0.58%) Kafka
10 2 (0.58%) SAP Fiori
10 2 (0.58%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 76 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.14%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.78%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.91%) PMI
5 8 (2.33%) iPhone
5 8 (2.33%) User Experience
6 7 (2.03%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.45%) NHS
9 4 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.16%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.16%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.16%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.16%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.87%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.87%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.58%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.14%) Windows
2 15 (4.36%) Linux
3 14 (4.07%) Windows 10
3 14 (4.07%) Windows 7
4 11 (3.20%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.91%) Android
5 10 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.03%) FreeBSD
6 7 (2.03%) Unix
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (26.74%) Problem-Solving
2 73 (21.22%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (16.86%) Project Management
4 51 (14.83%) Business Analysis
5 48 (13.95%) Risk Management
6 47 (13.66%) ITIL
7 46 (13.37%) PRINCE2
8 38 (11.05%) Fintech
9 35 (10.17%) Computer Science
9 35 (10.17%) ERP
10 34 (9.88%) Mathematics
11 33 (9.59%) Architectural Design
12 32 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (8.72%) Data Protection
13 30 (8.72%) Scrum
14 29 (8.43%) Change Management
15 28 (8.14%) Digital Banking
15 28 (8.14%) Network Architecture
16 27 (7.85%) Resource Management
16 27 (7.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (11.34%) SQL
2 32 (9.30%) C
3 17 (4.94%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.07%) C#
5 11 (3.20%) Python
6 10 (2.91%) PHP
7 8 (2.33%) Java
8 6 (1.74%) Apex Code
8 6 (1.74%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.45%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.16%) SOQL
10 4 (1.16%) SOSL
11 2 (0.58%) ES6
11 2 (0.58%) Java 8
11 2 (0.58%) Magik
11 2 (0.58%) Scala
11 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.29%) VB
12 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (30.52%) Degree
2 33 (9.59%) PMI Certification
3 28 (8.14%) PMP
4 14 (4.07%) CCNP
4 14 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.91%) CISM
6 10 (2.91%) CISSP
7 9 (2.62%) CCNA
8 8 (2.33%) GIAC
8 8 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.74%) SANS
10 5 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (1.45%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.45%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.58%) APMG
12 2 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.58%) CCA
12 2 (0.58%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.78%) QA
2 12 (3.49%) PMO
3 11 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (3.20%) SLA
4 10 (2.91%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.45%) COBIT
5 5 (1.45%) GDPR
6 4 (1.16%) NIST
6 4 (1.16%) SEPA
7 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.58%) ITGC
7 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.29%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.29%) PSD2
8 1 (0.29%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 26 (7.56%) Virtual Servers
2 14 (4.07%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.62%) Docker
3 9 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.87%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (2.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (1.45%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 5 (1.45%) CSIRT
2 5 (1.45%) Nessus
2 5 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (1.45%) QRadar
3 3 (0.87%) SCCM
4 2 (0.58%) Marathon
4 2 (0.58%) Mesos
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 50 (14.53%) SAP
2 47 (13.66%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.36%) Cisco
4 13 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (3.49%) Sage
6 10 (2.91%) VMware
7 9 (2.62%) Meraki
8 7 (2.03%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.03%) SolarWinds
8 7 (2.03%) Xero
9 6 (1.74%) Infor
9 6 (1.74%) Oracle
10 5 (1.45%) ArcSight
10 5 (1.45%) LogRhythm
10 5 (1.45%) Qualys
10 5 (1.45%) Splunk
10 5 (1.45%) Symantec
11 4 (1.16%) Cerner
11 4 (1.16%) IBM
11 4 (1.16%) TSYS