Period
to 25 April 2018

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

Financial
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 478 499 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 16.35% 18.27% 21.23%
As % of the General category 44.59% 46.99% 54.41%
Number of salaries quoted 345 360 584
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -12.00%
10th Percentile £25,350 £29,675 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £67,850
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,072 1,062 1,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 36.66% 38.87% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 796 798 1,050
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 25 April 2018.

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 25 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
Milton Keynes +1 344 £45,000 +5.88% 34
Aylesbury -16 26 £44,000 +2.33% 3
High Wycombe -20 23 £47,500 -13.64% 6
Newport Pagnell - 17 £42,500 - 5
Marlow 0 14 £38,750 -38.00% 3
Chesham -2 6 £34,000 +3.03% 3
Beaconsfield - 6 £20,000 -
Gerrards Cross -10 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 109 (22.80%) SQL
2 104 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (20.29%) Windows
4 80 (16.74%) Problem-Solving
5 77 (16.11%) Microsoft Office
6 68 (14.23%) Java
7 66 (13.81%) TCP/IP
7 66 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
8 64 (13.39%) SQL Server
8 64 (13.39%) Legal
9 61 (12.76%) ITIL
9 61 (12.76%) Microsoft
10 59 (12.34%) C#
11 56 (11.72%) Project Management
12 55 (11.51%) Self-Motivation
13 53 (11.09%) Law
14 52 (10.88%) Financial Institution
15 49 (10.25%) .NET
16 46 (9.62%) HTML
17 45 (9.41%) Microsoft Excel
17 45 (9.41%) Citrix
18 44 (9.21%) Degree
19 43 (9.00%) SLA
19 43 (9.00%) JavaScript
19 43 (9.00%) Telecoms
20 42 (8.79%) Oracle
20 42 (8.79%) Hedge funds
21 39 (8.16%) Cisco
22 38 (7.95%) WAN
22 38 (7.95%) LAN

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 18 (3.77%) SAS
2 15 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (1.46%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.05%) Apache
5 5 (1.05%) ArcGIS
5 5 (1.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.84%) JBoss
6 4 (0.84%) Smallworld
7 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.63%) WordPress
8 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.21%) Confluence
9 1 (0.21%) Drupal
9 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 77 (16.11%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (9.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (6.07%) Microsoft Project
4 28 (5.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.26%) NetSuite
3 5 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.84%) Workfront
5 3 (0.63%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.42%) HFM
6 2 (0.42%) Lawson
7 1 (0.21%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.21%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.21%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.21%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.44%) Cloud Computing
2 24 (5.02%) Office 365
3 11 (2.30%) SaaS
4 5 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.42%) FinancialForce
6 2 (0.42%) G Suite
6 2 (0.42%) GitHub
6 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.21%) PaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 66 (13.81%) TCP/IP
2 38 (7.95%) LAN
2 38 (7.95%) WAN
3 32 (6.69%) VPN
4 29 (6.07%) Firewall
5 10 (2.09%) SAN
6 4 (0.84%) DNS
6 4 (0.84%) SSL
6 4 (0.84%) VoIP
6 4 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.63%) Network Security
7 3 (0.63%) SMS
7 3 (0.63%) VLAN
7 3 (0.63%) Wireless
8 2 (0.42%) DHCP
8 2 (0.42%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.42%) HTTP
8 2 (0.42%) Internet
8 2 (0.42%) Intranet
8 2 (0.42%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.18%) Big Data
3 12 (2.51%) QlikView
4 11 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (2.09%) Hadoop
6 9 (1.88%) GIS
6 9 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.88%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.26%) Base SAS
9 6 (1.26%) HBase
9 6 (1.26%) MySQL
9 6 (1.26%) Neo4j
9 6 (1.26%) Redis
9 6 (1.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (5.23%) JIRA
2 14 (2.93%) Git (software)
3 11 (2.30%) MSTest
3 11 (2.30%) NUnit
4 8 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.67%) Maven
4 8 (1.67%) Selenium
4 8 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (1.46%) SoapUI
6 5 (1.05%) Cucumber
7 4 (0.84%) Protractor
7 4 (0.84%) Subversion
7 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.84%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.63%) Burp Suite
8 3 (0.63%) Metasploit
8 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.42%) GitLab
9 2 (0.42%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.42%) Selenium IDE
General
1 64 (13.39%) Legal
2 53 (11.09%) Law
3 52 (10.88%) Financial Institution
4 43 (9.00%) Telecoms
5 24 (5.02%) Automotive
5 24 (5.02%) Marketing
6 23 (4.81%) Back Office
6 23 (4.81%) Banking
7 22 (4.60%) Retail
8 8 (1.67%) German Language
9 7 (1.46%) Billing
10 6 (1.26%) Publishing
11 5 (1.05%) Advertising
12 4 (0.84%) Dutch Language
12 4 (0.84%) French Language
12 4 (0.84%) Local Government
12 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.84%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.42%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.42%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 118 (24.69%) Analyst
2 74 (15.48%) Developer
3 35 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 32 (6.69%) Senior Analyst
5 28 (5.86%) Team Leader
6 27 (5.65%) C# Developer
7 26 (5.44%) Project Manager
8 25 (5.23%) Consultant
9 24 (5.02%) Service Analyst
10 23 (4.81%) Service Desk Analyst
11 22 (4.60%) Web Developer
12 20 (4.18%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
13 18 (3.77%) Graduate
13 18 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
13 18 (3.77%) Junior
14 16 (3.35%) SQL Developer
15 15 (3.14%) .NET Developer
15 15 (3.14%) Administrator
15 15 (3.14%) Senior Developer
15 15 (3.14%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.25%) .NET
2 46 (9.62%) HTML
3 24 (5.02%) XML
4 23 (4.81%) CSS
5 20 (4.18%) ASP.NET
6 18 (3.77%) AngularJS
7 17 (3.56%) Spring
7 17 (3.56%) Web Services
8 16 (3.35%) Hibernate
9 14 (2.93%) XML Messaging
10 12 (2.51%) WPF
11 11 (2.30%) jQuery
11 11 (2.30%) Ninject
11 11 (2.30%) Spring.NET
11 11 (2.30%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (2.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (2.09%) J2EE
12 10 (2.09%) JSF
13 8 (1.67%) JSP
13 8 (1.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 66 (13.81%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (11.51%) Self-Motivation
3 42 (8.79%) Hedge funds
4 32 (6.69%) Data Centre
5 16 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.72%) Blackberry
7 13 (2.72%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.30%) Social Network
9 10 (2.09%) Fintech
10 9 (1.88%) Social Media
11 8 (1.67%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.05%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (0.63%) Cyberattack
15 2 (0.42%) Cyberthreat
15 2 (0.42%) FMCG
15 2 (0.42%) Linked Data
15 2 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 97 (20.29%) Windows
2 30 (6.28%) Windows 7
3 27 (5.65%) Windows Server
4 25 (5.23%) Windows 10
5 24 (5.02%) Linux
6 22 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (3.35%) Unix
8 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.63%) CentOS
10 3 (0.63%) Kali Linux
10 3 (0.63%) SUSE
10 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.42%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.21%) AIX
12 1 (0.21%) Android
12 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.21%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (16.74%) Problem-Solving
3 61 (12.76%) ITIL
4 56 (11.72%) Project Management
5 38 (7.95%) Time Management
6 37 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 35 (7.32%) Analytics
7 35 (7.32%) Test Automation
8 33 (6.90%) Scrum
9 32 (6.69%) SDLC
10 31 (6.49%) MVC
11 28 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (5.65%) TDD
13 26 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (5.44%) ERP
13 26 (5.44%) OO
13 26 (5.44%) Service Delivery
14 25 (5.23%) Ticket Management
15 24 (5.02%) Workflow
16 22 (4.60%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 109 (22.80%) SQL
2 68 (14.23%) Java
3 59 (12.34%) C#
4 43 (9.00%) JavaScript
5 28 (5.86%) Python
6 13 (2.72%) VB.NET
7 11 (2.30%) C
7 11 (2.30%) Scala
8 9 (1.88%) Go
9 8 (1.67%) C++
10 7 (1.46%) Perl
10 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.26%) VB
12 5 (1.05%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.05%) VBA
13 4 (0.84%) ABAP
13 4 (0.84%) PHP
14 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.63%) SAS Macro
15 2 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (9.21%) Degree
2 16 (3.35%) ISTQB
3 15 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.72%) CCNA
4 13 (2.72%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.30%) CCNP
5 11 (2.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 11 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.88%) CISSP
6 9 (1.88%) ISEB
7 8 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.26%) MCSE
9 5 (1.05%) ACCA
9 5 (1.05%) CIMA
9 5 (1.05%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.84%) CEH
10 4 (0.84%) GIAC
10 4 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.00%) SLA
2 13 (2.72%) QA
3 11 (2.30%) Data Quality
4 10 (2.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.46%) PMO
6 3 (0.63%) GDPR
6 3 (0.63%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (5.44%) XenApp
2 25 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (4.39%) XenDesktop
5 14 (2.93%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.21%) Docker
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.63%) WSUS
2 2 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.42%) SCOM
2 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.21%) Ansible
3 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.21%) Oozie
3 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (12.76%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.41%) Citrix
3 42 (8.79%) Oracle
4 39 (8.16%) Cisco
5 37 (7.74%) VMware
6 25 (5.23%) SAP
7 23 (4.81%) Juniper
8 18 (3.77%) White Clarke
9 15 (3.14%) Facebook
10 13 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (2.30%) Twitter
12 8 (1.67%) Google
12 8 (1.67%) Tableau
13 7 (1.46%) Cloudera
13 7 (1.46%) JD Edwards
13 7 (1.46%) NetApp
14 6 (1.26%) Telerik
15 5 (1.05%) Cognos
15 5 (1.05%) ESRI
15 5 (1.05%) Teradata