Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 24 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 280 303 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 10.93% 11.20% 13.58%
As % of the General category 34.27% 34.99% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 148 237 275
Cambridge median annual salary £47,773 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.16% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,875 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -10.00% +11.11%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 817 866 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 31.90% 32.00% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 544 633 658
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,613 £71,250 £75,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Cambridge

Finance
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Finance in Cambridge

Finance
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Finance.

1 88 (31.43%) SQL
2 87 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (24.64%) Microsoft
4 63 (22.50%) Linux
5 62 (22.14%) Fintech
6 61 (21.79%) Windows
6 61 (21.79%) Python
7 58 (20.71%) JavaScript
8 56 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 54 (19.29%) WorldPay
10 53 (18.93%) Test Automation
11 50 (17.86%) Project Management
12 49 (17.50%) Java
13 47 (16.79%) SQL Server
14 42 (15.00%) Degree
14 42 (15.00%) SDLC
15 41 (14.64%) Mathematics
16 40 (14.29%) DevOps
16 40 (14.29%) C#
17 39 (13.93%) .NET
17 39 (13.93%) Scrum
17 39 (13.93%) Git (software)
17 39 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
18 36 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
18 36 (12.86%) Docker
18 36 (12.86%) Machine Learning
18 36 (12.86%) Oracle
19 35 (12.50%) Web Services
20 33 (11.79%) E-Commerce
21 30 (10.71%) Big Data

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 12 (4.29%) Confluence
1 12 (4.29%) OpenStack
1 12 (4.29%) WebLogic
1 12 (4.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.07%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.71%) CMS
4 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.71%) WordPress
5 1 (0.36%) Apache
5 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.36%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.36%) IIS
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (2.50%) RoboHelp
6 2 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (5.71%) Payment Gateway
2 13 (4.64%) NetSuite
3 12 (4.29%) Documaker
4 9 (3.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (2.50%) SAP Business One
6 4 (1.43%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (1.07%) HFM
8 2 (0.71%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.71%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.93%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (10.00%) GitHub
3 25 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (5.71%) OpenShift
5 12 (4.29%) IaaS
6 9 (3.21%) Office 365
7 4 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.07%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.07%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.07%) SaaS
9 2 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.71%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.36%) HTTP
2 14 (5.00%) WebEx
3 13 (4.64%) DHCP
3 13 (4.64%) DNS
3 13 (4.64%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (4.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (4.29%) FTP
4 12 (4.29%) HTTPS
4 12 (4.29%) ICMP
4 12 (4.29%) IMAP
4 12 (4.29%) IPsec
4 12 (4.29%) OpenVPN
4 12 (4.29%) POP3
4 12 (4.29%) SMTP
4 12 (4.29%) SNMP
4 12 (4.29%) SSH
4 12 (4.29%) SSL
4 12 (4.29%) Telnet
4 12 (4.29%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.71%) Big Data
3 22 (7.86%) Oracle Database
4 20 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 18 (6.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (5.36%) MongoDB
7 13 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
10 8 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.43%) MySQL
12 4 (1.43%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.71%) HBase
14 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (13.93%) Git (software)
2 28 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 21 (7.50%) Jenkins
3 21 (7.50%) NUnit
4 16 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 13 (4.64%) Visual Studio
6 12 (4.29%) Gerrit
6 12 (4.29%) JIRA
7 9 (3.21%) Selenium
7 9 (3.21%) Subversion
8 8 (2.86%) SpecFlow
9 7 (2.50%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (2.14%) Ranorex
11 4 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.07%) Xcode
13 2 (0.71%) GitLab
13 2 (0.71%) LabVIEW
13 2 (0.71%) TestComplete
14 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (8.57%) Banking
2 19 (6.79%) Games
3 13 (4.64%) Advertising
4 11 (3.93%) Marketing
5 10 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.50%) Law
6 7 (2.50%) Retail
7 5 (1.79%) Electronics
7 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.07%) German Language
8 3 (1.07%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Front Office
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 73 (26.07%) Developer
2 21 (7.50%) Administrator
2 21 (7.50%) Software Developer
3 20 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 19 (6.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (6.79%) Java Developer
4 19 (6.79%) Technical Manager
4 19 (6.79%) Test Engineer
5 18 (6.43%) Account Manager
5 18 (6.43%) Technical Account Manager
6 16 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
6 16 (5.71%) DBA
6 16 (5.71%) Java Scala Developer
6 16 (5.71%) Scala Developer
6 16 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 16 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (5.71%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 16 (5.71%) Senior Scala Developer
7 15 (5.36%) .NET Developer
8 14 (5.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.93%) .NET
2 35 (12.50%) Web Services
3 29 (10.36%) RESTful
4 28 (10.00%) WPF
5 23 (8.21%) .NET Framework
5 23 (8.21%) AngularJS
6 18 (6.43%) EDI
7 16 (5.71%) Akka
7 16 (5.71%) Spring
8 13 (4.64%) ASP.NET
8 13 (4.64%) WCF
9 12 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (4.29%) Middleware
9 12 (4.29%) SOAP
9 12 (4.29%) Velocity
9 12 (4.29%) WinForms
9 12 (4.29%) YAML
10 11 (3.93%) Reactive Extensions
11 10 (3.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 8 (2.86%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 62 (22.14%) Fintech
2 28 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 23 (8.21%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.43%) NHS
5 16 (5.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 16 (5.71%) Online Games
5 16 (5.71%) Private Cloud
6 12 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.57%) Data Centre
8 9 (3.21%) Reinsurance
8 9 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (2.14%) Clustering
9 6 (2.14%) CUDA
9 6 (2.14%) Replication
10 5 (1.79%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.43%) User Experience
12 3 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (1.07%) Life Science
13 2 (0.71%) FMCG
13 2 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (22.50%) Linux
2 61 (21.79%) Windows
3 30 (10.71%) Android
4 27 (9.64%) Windows Server
4 27 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (7.86%) Solaris
6 18 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (6.07%) Apple iOS
8 12 (4.29%) CentOS
8 12 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (3.93%) Unix
10 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.43%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.43%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.36%) FreeRTOS
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 53 (18.93%) Test Automation
4 50 (17.86%) Project Management
5 42 (15.00%) SDLC
6 41 (14.64%) Mathematics
7 40 (14.29%) DevOps
8 39 (13.93%) Scrum
9 36 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (12.86%) Machine Learning
10 33 (11.79%) E-Commerce
11 30 (10.71%) Software Testing
12 28 (10.00%) Integration Testing
12 28 (10.00%) Statistics
13 27 (9.64%) Mentoring
14 25 (8.93%) CRM
15 24 (8.57%) ITIL
16 23 (8.21%) Analytics
17 22 (7.86%) Capital Modelling
17 22 (7.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 88 (31.43%) SQL
2 61 (21.79%) Python
3 58 (20.71%) JavaScript
4 49 (17.50%) Java
5 40 (14.29%) C#
6 27 (9.64%) C++
7 20 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 16 (5.71%) Ruby
8 16 (5.71%) Scala
9 14 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 14 (5.00%) PHP
10 11 (3.93%) C
10 11 (3.93%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.57%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.14%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.07%) Go
14 1 (0.36%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.36%) R
14 1 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 42 (15.00%) Degree
2 13 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.29%) MCITP
4 8 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.07%) ISEB
5 3 (1.07%) PhD
6 2 (0.71%) AAT
6 2 (0.71%) ACCA
6 2 (0.71%) CIMA
6 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.71%) PMP
7 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.29%) PCI DSS
2 15 (5.36%) QA
3 3 (1.07%) IFRS
4 2 (0.71%) PMO
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (12.86%) Docker
2 24 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.29%) Samba
4 12 (4.29%) VirtualBox
5 11 (3.93%) Hyper-V
6 10 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.43%) Firmware
8 2 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (6.79%) Ansible
2 16 (5.71%) Puppet
3 12 (4.29%) Nagios
3 12 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (4.29%) Rancher
3 12 (4.29%) Sysdig
3 12 (4.29%) vRealize
4 11 (3.93%) SCCM
5 10 (3.57%) Data Guard
5 10 (3.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 10 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (3.21%) SCOM
7 3 (1.07%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.71%) SCSM
9 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 69 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 54 (19.29%) WorldPay
3 36 (12.86%) Oracle
4 24 (8.57%) VMware
5 22 (7.86%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (4.29%) AppDynamics
6 12 (4.29%) BMC
6 12 (4.29%) Cisco
6 12 (4.29%) HP
6 12 (4.29%) IBM
6 12 (4.29%) Intel
6 12 (4.29%) New Relic
6 12 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.29%) ServiceNow
6 12 (4.29%) Splunk
7 9 (3.21%) Sage
8 8 (2.86%) SAP
9 7 (2.50%) Epicor
9 7 (2.50%) Infor
9 7 (2.50%) Xero