Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 11 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 432 496 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.71% 17.53% 19.37%
As % of the General category 42.31% 46.70% 52.43%
Number of salaries quoted 312 299 449
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £64,975 £71,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 1,021 1,062 1,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.14% 37.54% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 752 719 897
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,025 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,125 £66,250 £66,750
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +1 327 £45,000 - 26
High Wycombe -17 31 £52,500 -4.55% 10
Aylesbury +17 7 £46,000 -3.16%
Marlow +7 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Amersham +4 6 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Newport Pagnell - 4 £22,000 - 2
Chesham -5 2 £33,000 -1.49%
Buckingham -4 1 £55,000 -29.03%
Gerrards Cross - 1 £60,000 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 98 (22.69%) Windows
2 96 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (21.53%) Problem-Solving
4 92 (21.30%) SQL
5 80 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 73 (16.90%) Microsoft Office
7 65 (15.05%) ITIL
7 65 (15.05%) Project Management
8 64 (14.81%) Degree
9 62 (14.35%) .NET
10 60 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
11 58 (13.43%) Citrix
12 56 (12.96%) TCP/IP
13 55 (12.73%) JavaScript
14 53 (12.27%) Legal
15 51 (11.81%) C#
16 48 (11.11%) VMware
17 47 (10.88%) Law
18 44 (10.19%) Oracle
19 43 (9.95%) SAP
19 43 (9.95%) HTML
19 43 (9.95%) Windows Server
20 41 (9.49%) CSS
21 40 (9.26%) SQL Server
21 40 (9.26%) Banking
22 39 (9.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
23 35 (8.10%) Java
23 35 (8.10%) SLA
24 34 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
24 34 (7.87%) Windows 10

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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.01%) Confluence
4 9 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (1.62%) Apache
6 6 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.69%) IIS
9 3 (0.69%) SAS
9 3 (0.69%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.69%) Smallworld
10 2 (0.46%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.23%) Drupal
11 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (16.90%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (7.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
4 13 (3.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.85%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.08%) NetSuite
2 6 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.39%) HFM
3 4 (0.93%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.93%) Workfront
4 3 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.46%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.46%) Lawson
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.46%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.46%) TIBCO iProcess
6 1 (0.23%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.71%) Office 365
2 28 (6.48%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.78%) SaaS
5 3 (0.69%) FinancialForce
5 3 (0.69%) Force.com
6 2 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.46%) Serverless
7 1 (0.23%) G Suite
7 1 (0.23%) GitHub
7 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 32 (7.41%) Firewall
2 32 (7.41%) LAN
2 32 (7.41%) WAN
3 19 (4.40%) VPN
4 10 (2.31%) Internet
4 10 (2.31%) SAN
5 5 (1.16%) ATM
5 5 (1.16%) Network Security
5 5 (1.16%) VoIP
6 4 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.69%) DHCP
7 3 (0.69%) DNS
7 3 (0.69%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.46%) MPLS
8 2 (0.46%) SMS
8 2 (0.46%) Wireless
9 1 (0.23%) BGP
9 1 (0.23%) DWDM
9 1 (0.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.17%) MySQL
3 16 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.24%) Big Data
4 14 (3.24%) Power BI
4 14 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (2.55%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.55%) Snowflake Schema
6 10 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (1.39%) GIS
9 5 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.93%) Essbase
10 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.69%) DB2
11 3 (0.69%) QlikView
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (3.94%) JIRA
2 14 (3.24%) TeamCity
3 12 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (2.08%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (1.16%) Maven
7 5 (1.16%) MSTest
7 5 (1.16%) NUnit
8 4 (0.93%) JUnit
9 3 (0.69%) Burp Suite
9 3 (0.69%) Metasploit
9 3 (0.69%) Selenium
9 3 (0.69%) Subversion
10 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.46%) ERwin
10 2 (0.46%) GitLab
10 2 (0.46%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.46%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.46%) LoadRunner
General
1 53 (12.27%) Legal
2 47 (10.88%) Law
3 40 (9.26%) Banking
4 29 (6.71%) Telecoms
5 26 (6.02%) Financial Institution
5 26 (6.02%) Marketing
6 19 (4.40%) Retail
7 17 (3.94%) Back Office
8 10 (2.31%) Automotive
8 10 (2.31%) Billing
9 9 (2.08%) Dutch Language
9 9 (2.08%) French Language
9 9 (2.08%) German Language
9 9 (2.08%) Publishing
10 6 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (1.39%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.93%) Electronics
12 3 (0.69%) Advertising
12 3 (0.69%) Local Government
13 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 101 (23.38%) Analyst
2 91 (21.06%) Developer
3 33 (7.64%) Senior Analyst
4 30 (6.94%) Consultant
5 28 (6.48%) Team Leader
6 25 (5.79%) Business Analyst
6 25 (5.79%) Service Analyst
6 25 (5.79%) Web Developer
7 24 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 23 (5.32%) Project Manager
9 21 (4.86%) Service Desk Analyst
10 19 (4.40%) Administrator
11 18 (4.17%) .NET Developer
11 18 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (4.17%) Support Analyst
12 17 (3.94%) Service Manager
13 16 (3.70%) Architect
13 16 (3.70%) IT Analyst
13 16 (3.70%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
14 15 (3.47%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (14.35%) .NET
2 43 (9.95%) HTML
3 41 (9.49%) CSS
4 24 (5.56%) jQuery
5 23 (5.32%) Web Services
6 19 (4.40%) AngularJS
7 18 (4.17%) ASP.NET
8 17 (3.94%) .NET Framework
9 16 (3.70%) SAPUI5
10 15 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (3.24%) Spring
11 14 (3.24%) WCF
12 13 (3.01%) JSP
13 12 (2.78%) Fluent NHibernate
13 12 (2.78%) HTML5
14 11 (2.55%) Hibernate
14 11 (2.55%) XML
15 10 (2.31%) Entity Framework
15 10 (2.31%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (2.08%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.17%) Fintech
2 18 (4.17%) Hedge funds
3 17 (3.94%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.94%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.08%) Blackberry
6 9 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.62%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.62%) Social Media
8 5 (1.16%) Clustering
8 5 (1.16%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.16%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.16%) Social Network
8 5 (1.16%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.69%) New Media
9 3 (0.69%) Replication
9 3 (0.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 98 (22.69%) Windows
2 43 (9.95%) Windows Server
3 34 (7.87%) Windows 10
3 34 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 23 (5.32%) Linux
6 19 (4.40%) Unix
7 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.69%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.46%) CentOS
9 2 (0.46%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.46%) Solaris
10 1 (0.23%) AIX
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (21.53%) Problem-Solving
3 65 (15.05%) ITIL
3 65 (15.05%) Project Management
4 39 (9.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 33 (7.64%) CRM
5 33 (7.64%) Scrum
6 31 (7.18%) ERP
7 29 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (6.48%) PRINCE2
9 26 (6.02%) Test Automation
10 25 (5.79%) Change Management
11 24 (5.56%) MVC
11 24 (5.56%) Service Management
11 24 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (5.32%) Analytics
12 23 (5.32%) SDLC
12 23 (5.32%) Ticket Management
12 23 (5.32%) User Stories
13 22 (5.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 92 (21.30%) SQL
2 55 (12.73%) JavaScript
3 51 (11.81%) C#
4 35 (8.10%) Java
5 20 (4.63%) PowerShell
5 20 (4.63%) T-SQL
6 19 (4.40%) Python
7 16 (3.70%) ABAP
8 10 (2.31%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.39%) C++
9 6 (1.39%) Perl
9 6 (1.39%) PHP
10 5 (1.16%) Apex Code
10 5 (1.16%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.16%) XPath
11 4 (0.93%) C
12 3 (0.69%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.69%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.46%) LINC
13 2 (0.46%) Magik
Qualifications
1 64 (14.81%) Degree
2 14 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (3.01%) CCNA
3 13 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.55%) CCNP
6 9 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.62%) SAP Certification
8 6 (1.39%) CIMA
8 6 (1.39%) CISSP
8 6 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (1.16%) ACCA
10 4 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (0.93%) ISEB
10 4 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.69%) MCITP
11 3 (0.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.10%) SLA
2 9 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.62%) PMO
3 7 (1.62%) QA
4 6 (1.39%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.69%) COBIT
6 3 (0.69%) PSD2
7 2 (0.46%) GDPR
7 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 33 (7.64%) XenApp
2 29 (6.71%) VMware ESXi
2 29 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (6.48%) XenDesktop
4 22 (5.09%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.62%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.16%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.23%) Docker
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.46%) SCOM
2 2 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.46%) WSUS
3 1 (0.23%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) Control-M
3 1 (0.23%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 80 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 58 (13.43%) Citrix
3 48 (11.11%) VMware
4 44 (10.19%) Oracle
5 43 (9.95%) SAP
6 25 (5.79%) Cisco
7 24 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (3.24%) Unisys
9 9 (2.08%) Facebook
9 9 (2.08%) Juniper
10 7 (1.62%) Infor
10 7 (1.62%) NetApp
11 6 (1.39%) Xero
12 5 (1.16%) Epicor
12 5 (1.16%) Hyperion
12 5 (1.16%) Nintex
12 5 (1.16%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.16%) Remedy
12 5 (1.16%) Sage
12 5 (1.16%) Twitter