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

Financial
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 5 4
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 503 583 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.30% 19.93% 22.16%
As % of the General category 46.97% 49.24% 56.08%
Number of salaries quoted 355 455 705
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,600 £65,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,071 1,184 1,539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 36.83% 40.48% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 769 947 1,159
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +2 328 £44,000 +3.53% 54
High Wycombe -14 36 £47,500 -20.83% 5
Aylesbury -17 33 £44,000 -2.22% 2
Newport Pagnell - 21 £42,500 -
Marlow -2 15 £45,000 -28.00%
Chesham 0 9 £33,000 -
Amersham +16 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Beaconsfield +2 6 £20,000 -38.46%
Gerrards Cross -1 1 - -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 148 (29.42%) SQL
2 114 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (18.09%) Java
4 74 (14.71%) SQL Server
5 69 (13.72%) Windows
6 68 (13.52%) C#
7 63 (12.52%) .NET
7 63 (12.52%) HTML
8 62 (12.33%) Microsoft Office
9 61 (12.13%) JavaScript
9 61 (12.13%) Financial Institution
10 57 (11.33%) Microsoft
11 56 (11.13%) Hedge funds
12 55 (10.93%) Project Management
13 53 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
14 51 (10.14%) Microsoft Excel
15 48 (9.54%) Oracle
16 47 (9.34%) Legal
17 46 (9.15%) Telecoms
18 44 (8.75%) Banking
19 43 (8.55%) CSS
20 41 (8.15%) TCP/IP
21 39 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
21 39 (7.75%) Test Automation
22 38 (7.55%) Cisco
22 38 (7.55%) Degree
23 37 (7.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
24 36 (7.16%) TDD
24 36 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
24 36 (7.16%) Time Management

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 16 (3.18%) SAS
2 14 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.58%) Apache Spark
4 9 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.59%) JBoss
6 7 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.99%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.99%) IIS
9 4 (0.80%) Apache
10 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.60%) WordPress
11 2 (0.40%) Confluence
11 2 (0.40%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.40%) Smallworld
Applications
1 62 (12.33%) Microsoft Office
2 51 (10.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (7.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (6.16%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.79%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.99%) SAP CO
1 10 (1.99%) SAP FI
1 10 (1.99%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.60%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.20%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.20%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.99%) SaaS
2 8 (1.59%) Office 365
3 5 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.80%) GitHub
5 2 (0.40%) G Suite
5 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.40%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 41 (8.15%) TCP/IP
2 35 (6.96%) LAN
2 35 (6.96%) WAN
3 27 (5.37%) VPN
4 9 (1.79%) Firewall
4 9 (1.79%) Internet
4 9 (1.79%) SAN
5 6 (1.19%) DNS
6 5 (0.99%) VoIP
7 4 (0.80%) DHCP
7 4 (0.80%) SMS
7 4 (0.80%) SSL
8 3 (0.60%) BGP
8 3 (0.60%) Broadband
8 3 (0.60%) MPLS
8 3 (0.60%) OSPF
8 3 (0.60%) VLAN
9 2 (0.40%) H.323
9 2 (0.40%) ISDN
9 2 (0.40%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.17%) Big Data
3 20 (3.98%) NoSQL
4 19 (3.78%) QlikView
5 17 (3.38%) Hadoop
5 17 (3.38%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (1.59%) MySQL
10 8 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.39%) GIS
12 6 (1.19%) Base SAS
12 6 (1.19%) HBase
12 6 (1.19%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.19%) Redis
12 6 (1.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 32 (6.36%) JIRA
2 15 (2.98%) Selenium
3 10 (1.99%) Cucumber
3 10 (1.99%) Git (software)
3 10 (1.99%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.99%) Maven
4 9 (1.79%) MSTest
4 9 (1.79%) NUnit
4 9 (1.79%) WebDriver
5 7 (1.39%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.19%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.80%) Protractor
7 4 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.80%) Subversion
7 4 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.60%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.60%) ClearQuest
8 3 (0.60%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.40%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.40%) LoadRunner
General
1 61 (12.13%) Financial Institution
2 47 (9.34%) Legal
3 46 (9.15%) Telecoms
4 44 (8.75%) Banking
5 28 (5.57%) Law
6 27 (5.37%) Marketing
7 23 (4.57%) Automotive
7 23 (4.57%) Retail
8 11 (2.19%) Back Office
9 10 (1.99%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.19%) Local Government
11 5 (0.99%) German Language
12 4 (0.80%) Advertising
13 3 (0.60%) Electronics
13 3 (0.60%) Front Office
13 3 (0.60%) Retail Finance
14 2 (0.40%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.40%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.40%) Publishing
14 2 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 109 (21.67%) Analyst
2 86 (17.10%) Developer
3 44 (8.75%) Business Analyst
4 31 (6.16%) Consultant
5 30 (5.96%) C# Developer
6 27 (5.37%) Junior
7 24 (4.77%) Project Manager
8 23 (4.57%) Architect
8 23 (4.57%) Senior Analyst
9 22 (4.37%) .NET Developer
10 21 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
10 21 (4.17%) Web Developer
11 20 (3.98%) Graduate
12 17 (3.38%) Delivery Manager
12 17 (3.38%) Java Developer
12 17 (3.38%) SQL Developer
13 16 (3.18%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
13 16 (3.18%) Network Delivery Manager
13 16 (3.18%) Network Infrastructure Manager
13 16 (3.18%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (12.52%) .NET
1 63 (12.52%) HTML
2 43 (8.55%) CSS
3 34 (6.76%) XML
4 28 (5.57%) ASP.NET
5 27 (5.37%) AngularJS
6 26 (5.17%) Spring
7 23 (4.57%) Hibernate
8 21 (4.17%) Web Services
9 17 (3.38%) jQuery
10 14 (2.78%) XML Messaging
11 13 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (2.39%) JSF
12 12 (2.39%) JSP
13 11 (2.19%) .NET Framework
13 11 (2.19%) REST
14 10 (1.99%) J2EE
14 10 (1.99%) WPF
15 9 (1.79%) Ajax
15 9 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.13%) Hedge funds
2 53 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.56%) Data Centre
4 23 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.98%) Fintech
6 15 (2.98%) Virtual Team
7 14 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.79%) Social Network
9 9 (1.79%) User Experience
10 7 (1.39%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.19%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.19%) Social Media
12 4 (0.80%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.60%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.40%) Cyberthreat
14 2 (0.40%) Linked Data
14 2 (0.40%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.72%) Windows
2 27 (5.37%) Windows 7
3 24 (4.77%) Linux
4 18 (3.58%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.18%) Unix
6 15 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.79%) Windows 10
8 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.60%) CentOS
10 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.60%) SUSE
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.20%) AIX
12 1 (0.20%) Android
12 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.20%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (10.93%) Project Management
3 39 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (7.75%) Test Automation
4 36 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (7.16%) TDD
4 36 (7.16%) Time Management
5 33 (6.56%) OO
6 32 (6.36%) MVC
7 31 (6.16%) Scrum
7 31 (6.16%) SDLC
8 30 (5.96%) Analytics
9 29 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (5.77%) Service Delivery
10 26 (5.17%) Coaching
10 26 (5.17%) Web Development
11 25 (4.97%) BDD
12 24 (4.77%) ITIL
13 23 (4.57%) Mentoring
13 23 (4.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 148 (29.42%) SQL
2 91 (18.09%) Java
3 68 (13.52%) C#
4 61 (12.13%) JavaScript
5 30 (5.96%) Python
6 19 (3.78%) Scala
7 12 (2.39%) T-SQL
8 11 (2.19%) C
8 11 (2.19%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.99%) Ruby
9 10 (1.99%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.79%) Go
11 7 (1.39%) PHP
12 6 (1.19%) C++
12 6 (1.19%) VB
12 6 (1.19%) VBA
13 5 (0.99%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.80%) Perl
15 3 (0.60%) SAS Macro
15 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (7.55%) Degree
2 17 (3.38%) ISTQB
3 16 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (2.98%) ISEB
5 14 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (2.39%) CCNA
6 12 (2.39%) Security Cleared
7 11 (2.19%) CCNP
7 11 (2.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 8 (1.59%) MCSE
9 7 (1.39%) CISSP
10 6 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (1.19%) MCITP
10 6 (1.19%) MCP
10 6 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.99%) GIAC
11 5 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.99%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.80%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.77%) SLA
2 16 (3.18%) QA
3 8 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.19%) PMO
6 5 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.60%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.60%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.40%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.99%) Docker
5 3 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.60%) XenApp
5 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (0.99%) Ansible
2 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.20%) Oozie
3 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (11.33%) Microsoft
2 48 (9.54%) Oracle
3 38 (7.55%) Cisco
4 24 (4.77%) SAP
5 23 (4.57%) Juniper
6 22 (4.37%) VMware
7 18 (3.58%) White Clarke
8 11 (2.19%) IFS
8 11 (2.19%) TOWER Software
9 10 (1.99%) Citrix
9 10 (1.99%) Facebook
10 9 (1.79%) Twitter
11 8 (1.59%) Cognos
11 8 (1.59%) Tableau
12 7 (1.39%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.39%) Informatica
12 7 (1.39%) Teradata
13 6 (1.19%) NetApp
14 5 (0.99%) ESRI
14 5 (0.99%) TIBCO