Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 16 27
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 366 339 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 11.69% 14.76% 8.49%
As % of the General category 35.06% 44.37% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 268 318 189
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £77,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -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 Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1044 764 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 33.34% 33.26% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 763 606 619
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +9.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,875 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +0.56%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Finance.

1 162 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (42.08%) C#
3 128 (34.97%) SQL
3 128 (34.97%) Software Engineering
4 118 (32.24%) Mathematics
5 101 (27.60%) C++
6 100 (27.32%) Computer Science
7 96 (26.23%) .NET
8 94 (25.68%) Test Automation
9 92 (25.14%) SDLC
10 85 (23.22%) Degree
11 75 (20.49%) Java
11 75 (20.49%) Algorithms
12 67 (18.31%) Scrum
13 66 (18.03%) WPF
14 63 (17.21%) Statistics
15 59 (16.12%) Windows
15 59 (16.12%) Python
16 58 (15.85%) OO
17 57 (15.57%) Microsoft
18 54 (14.75%) Multithreading
18 54 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
19 49 (13.39%) SAP
20 48 (13.11%) NUnit
20 48 (13.11%) Analytics
21 45 (12.30%) Unit Testing
22 44 (12.02%) Physics
22 44 (12.02%) TDD
23 43 (11.75%) JavaScript
23 43 (11.75%) SQL Server

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 8 (2.19%) Apache
1 8 (2.19%) Tomcat
1 8 (2.19%) WebLogic
2 7 (1.91%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.82%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.64%) NetSuite
2 6 (1.64%) SAP MDG
3 5 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.27%) Sage BI
4 1 (0.27%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 54 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (9.56%) GitHub
3 13 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.01%) SaaS
5 6 (1.64%) Office 365
6 5 (1.37%) FinancialForce
6 5 (1.37%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.82%) Azure Machine Learning
7 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.27%) Google Play
8 1 (0.27%) Route 53
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.55%) SAN
2 11 (3.01%) Internet
3 5 (1.37%) DHCP
3 5 (1.37%) DNS
3 5 (1.37%) Firewall
3 5 (1.37%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.37%) VoIP
4 4 (1.09%) Network Security
5 3 (0.82%) Wireless
6 2 (0.55%) BGP
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.55%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.55%) OSPF
6 2 (0.55%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (0.55%) WAN
6 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.27%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (11.75%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.19%) NoSQL
3 16 (4.37%) Big Data
4 11 (3.01%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (3.01%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.73%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.46%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (2.46%) Data Mining
6 9 (2.46%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.46%) RavenDB
6 9 (2.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.37%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (1.37%) SAP HANA
9 4 (1.09%) MySQL
10 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (13.11%) NUnit
2 34 (9.29%) TeamCity
3 23 (6.28%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.46%) MSTest
5 7 (1.91%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.82%) Grunt
6 3 (0.82%) gulp
6 3 (0.82%) webpack
7 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.55%) JIRA
7 2 (0.55%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.55%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.27%) ERwin
8 1 (0.27%) JUnit
8 1 (0.27%) Mockito
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (10.66%) Manufacturing
2 38 (10.38%) Telecoms
3 37 (10.11%) Marketing
4 34 (9.29%) Electronics
5 21 (5.74%) Retail
6 9 (2.46%) Advertising
7 8 (2.19%) Legal
8 6 (1.64%) Banking
9 2 (0.55%) Arabic Language
9 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.55%) French Language
9 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.55%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.55%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 161 (43.99%) Developer
2 86 (23.50%) C# Developer
3 84 (22.95%) Software Engineer
4 58 (15.85%) .NET Developer
5 49 (13.39%) Software Developer
6 47 (12.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (10.66%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 33 (9.02%) Java Engineer
8 33 (9.02%) Java Software Engineer
9 31 (8.47%) C# Software Developer
10 27 (7.38%) Senior Developer
11 24 (6.56%) C++ Developer
12 22 (6.01%) Test Engineer
13 21 (5.74%) Software Test Engineer
14 19 (5.19%) VB Developer
14 19 (5.19%) VB Software Engineer
14 19 (5.19%) VB6 Developer
15 18 (4.92%) Analyst
15 18 (4.92%) C# Software Engineer
15 18 (4.92%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (26.23%) .NET
2 66 (18.03%) WPF
3 28 (7.65%) ASP.NET
4 26 (7.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (7.10%) WinForms
5 20 (5.46%) AngularJS
5 20 (5.46%) WCF
6 17 (4.64%) CSS
6 17 (4.64%) HTML
6 17 (4.64%) STL
7 16 (4.37%) CSS3
7 16 (4.37%) HTML5
7 16 (4.37%) XML
8 13 (3.55%) Ehcache
8 13 (3.55%) Reactive Extensions
9 11 (3.01%) Velocity
10 10 (2.73%) .NET Framework
11 9 (2.46%) Ninject
11 9 (2.46%) Spring.NET
11 9 (2.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 100 (27.32%) Computer Science
2 75 (20.49%) Algorithms
3 29 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.74%) Data Structures
5 18 (4.92%) Fintech
6 15 (4.10%) Smart City
7 11 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.46%) Social Network
10 8 (2.19%) Clustering
10 8 (2.19%) Tandem
11 5 (1.37%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.09%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.82%) User Experience
13 3 (0.82%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.55%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.55%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.27%) Blackberry
15 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (16.12%) Windows
2 22 (6.01%) Linux
3 12 (3.28%) Android
4 9 (2.46%) Solaris
4 9 (2.46%) Unix
5 8 (2.19%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (1.91%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.37%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.82%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (34.97%) Software Engineering
3 118 (32.24%) Mathematics
4 94 (25.68%) Test Automation
5 92 (25.14%) SDLC
6 67 (18.31%) Scrum
7 63 (17.21%) Statistics
8 58 (15.85%) OO
9 54 (14.75%) Multithreading
10 48 (13.11%) Analytics
11 45 (12.30%) Unit Testing
12 44 (12.02%) Physics
12 44 (12.02%) TDD
13 43 (11.75%) Financial Modelling
14 39 (10.66%) Machine Learning
15 36 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (9.56%) Artificial Intelligence
17 34 (9.29%) Mentoring
18 33 (9.02%) Digital Marketing
18 33 (9.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (42.08%) C#
2 128 (34.97%) SQL
3 101 (27.60%) C++
4 75 (20.49%) Java
5 59 (16.12%) Python
6 43 (11.75%) JavaScript
7 21 (5.74%) F#
7 21 (5.74%) VB
7 21 (5.74%) VB6
8 20 (5.46%) Julia
8 20 (5.46%) MATLAB
9 19 (5.19%) C
10 12 (3.28%) R
11 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.27%) PHP
12 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.27%) Ruby
12 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (23.22%) Degree
2 41 (11.20%) PhD
3 29 (7.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.73%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.37%) A+ Certification
6 5 (1.37%) DBS Check
6 5 (1.37%) MCP
6 5 (1.37%) MCSA
7 3 (0.82%) APMP
8 2 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.55%) ISEB
8 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.55%) MCITP
9 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) CISM
9 1 (0.27%) CISSP
9 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.56%) QA
2 6 (1.64%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.82%) PMO
4 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) GDPR
5 1 (0.27%) GxP
5 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (1.91%) Docker
2 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.55%) Firmware
2 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (1.91%) SCCM
2 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (1.37%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.55%) SCOM
4 1 (0.27%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 57 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 49 (13.39%) SAP
3 41 (11.20%) Oracle
4 13 (3.55%) Terracotta
5 10 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.46%) Facebook
6 9 (2.46%) Tableau
6 9 (2.46%) TOWER Software
6 9 (2.46%) Twitter
7 8 (2.19%) Sun
8 6 (1.64%) Sage
9 5 (1.37%) Epicor
9 5 (1.37%) IFS
9 5 (1.37%) Infor
9 5 (1.37%) JD Edwards
9 5 (1.37%) Xero
10 4 (1.09%) VMware
11 2 (0.55%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.55%) Cisco
11 2 (0.55%) HP