Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 21 25
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 388 257 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 11.80% 11.33% 8.95%
As % of the General category 33.74% 37.09% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 293 254 209
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,627
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +3.15% -8.15%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,475 £30,893
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -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 1,150 693 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.97% 30.54% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 780 543 681
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £30,475 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £73,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Finance.

1 182 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (36.60%) C#
3 120 (30.93%) Software Engineering
4 106 (27.32%) SQL
4 106 (27.32%) Mathematics
5 101 (26.03%) C++
6 96 (24.74%) Java
7 95 (24.48%) Computer Science
8 92 (23.71%) Test Automation
9 88 (22.68%) WPF
10 82 (21.13%) Algorithms
11 80 (20.62%) Python
12 78 (20.10%) SDLC
13 77 (19.85%) .NET
14 75 (19.33%) Microsoft
14 75 (19.33%) Degree
15 71 (18.30%) Statistics
16 69 (17.78%) OO
17 59 (15.21%) JavaScript
17 59 (15.21%) Multithreading
18 56 (14.43%) Analytics
19 55 (14.18%) Project Management
20 53 (13.66%) Financial Modelling
21 52 (13.40%) Windows
22 48 (12.37%) NUnit
23 47 (12.11%) Microsoft Azure
24 46 (11.86%) Machine Learning
25 45 (11.60%) Scrum
26 43 (11.08%) PhD
27 41 (10.57%) Unit Testing

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 7 (1.80%) Apache
1 7 (1.80%) Tomcat
1 7 (1.80%) WebLogic
2 3 (0.77%) Apache Spark
2 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (2.32%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (3.87%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (3.35%) NetSuite
3 12 (3.09%) Payment Gateway
4 10 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 10 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (2.58%) Unit4 Business World
5 6 (1.55%) Sage 200
5 6 (1.55%) Sage BI
6 1 (0.26%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.26%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.26%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 47 (12.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (7.99%) GitHub
3 28 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.09%) OpenShift
5 10 (2.58%) FinancialForce
6 8 (2.06%) SaaS
7 3 (0.77%) Azure Machine Learning
7 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.26%) Google Play
9 1 (0.26%) Office 365
9 1 (0.26%) Route 53
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.06%) Firewall
1 8 (2.06%) Internet
2 7 (1.80%) WAN
3 6 (1.55%) Wireless
4 5 (1.29%) LAN
4 5 (1.29%) VoIP
4 5 (1.29%) VPN
4 5 (1.29%) WLAN
5 4 (1.03%) Network Security
6 2 (0.52%) BGP
6 2 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.52%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.52%) OSPF
6 2 (0.52%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.26%) HTTP
7 1 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.93%) NoSQL
3 21 (5.41%) Big Data
4 13 (3.35%) SAP HANA
5 12 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (3.09%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.06%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.03%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.03%) MySQL
11 3 (0.77%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (0.77%) MS Access
11 3 (0.77%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (12.37%) NUnit
2 25 (6.44%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.15%) TeamCity
4 18 (4.64%) Git (software)
5 16 (4.12%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.35%) Cucumber
7 12 (3.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.77%) Grunt
8 3 (0.77%) gulp
8 3 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.52%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.52%) TestComplete
9 2 (0.52%) webpack
10 1 (0.26%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.26%) ERwin
10 1 (0.26%) Protractor
10 1 (0.26%) Selenium
10 1 (0.26%) Subversion
10 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (6.44%) Advertising
1 25 (6.44%) Manufacturing
2 19 (4.90%) Legal
3 18 (4.64%) Games
4 17 (4.38%) Retail
5 14 (3.61%) Banking
6 10 (2.58%) Electronics
7 9 (2.32%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.29%) Marketing
9 4 (1.03%) Law
9 4 (1.03%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.77%) Arabic Language
10 3 (0.77%) French Language
10 3 (0.77%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.52%) Billing
11 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 159 (40.98%) Developer
2 75 (19.33%) Software Engineer
3 73 (18.81%) C# Developer
4 55 (14.18%) Software Developer
5 38 (9.79%) Java Engineer
6 37 (9.54%) .NET Developer
6 37 (9.54%) Senior Developer
7 36 (9.28%) Test Engineer
8 35 (9.02%) C# Software Developer
8 35 (9.02%) Java Software Engineer
8 35 (9.02%) Software Test Engineer
9 34 (8.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 30 (7.73%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (6.96%) Senior Test Engineer
12 26 (6.70%) Consultant
12 26 (6.70%) Senior Software Test Engineer
13 25 (6.44%) Data Scientist
14 21 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
14 21 (5.41%) Project Manager
15 20 (5.15%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (22.68%) WPF
2 77 (19.85%) .NET
3 37 (9.54%) ASP.NET
4 33 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (7.47%) WCF
6 26 (6.70%) AngularJS
7 25 (6.44%) Reactive Extensions
7 25 (6.44%) WinForms
8 21 (5.41%) Web Services
9 16 (4.12%) CSS
9 16 (4.12%) HTML
10 15 (3.87%) Spring
11 14 (3.61%) RESTful
12 13 (3.35%) .NET Framework
13 12 (3.09%) Akka
13 12 (3.09%) Velocity
14 9 (2.32%) STL
15 8 (2.06%) Ehcache
15 8 (2.06%) React
16 7 (1.80%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 95 (24.48%) Computer Science
2 82 (21.13%) Algorithms
3 22 (5.67%) Smart City
4 21 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (5.15%) Fintech
6 16 (4.12%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (3.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (3.09%) Online Games
8 12 (3.09%) Private Cloud
9 10 (2.58%) Clustering
10 8 (2.06%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.06%) Tandem
10 8 (2.06%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.80%) Smartphone
12 6 (1.55%) User Experience
13 5 (1.29%) Digital TV
13 5 (1.29%) Reinsurance
14 4 (1.03%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (13.40%) Windows
2 34 (8.76%) Linux
3 17 (4.38%) Windows Server
3 17 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (3.87%) Android
5 13 (3.35%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.09%) Unix
7 8 (2.06%) Solaris
8 7 (1.80%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (30.93%) Software Engineering
3 106 (27.32%) Mathematics
4 92 (23.71%) Test Automation
5 78 (20.10%) SDLC
6 71 (18.30%) Statistics
7 69 (17.78%) OO
8 59 (15.21%) Multithreading
9 56 (14.43%) Analytics
10 55 (14.18%) Project Management
11 53 (13.66%) Financial Modelling
12 46 (11.86%) Machine Learning
13 45 (11.60%) Scrum
14 41 (10.57%) Unit Testing
15 40 (10.31%) Artificial Intelligence
15 40 (10.31%) Capital Modelling
15 40 (10.31%) MVC
16 33 (8.51%) Software Architecture
17 31 (7.99%) TDD
18 30 (7.73%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 142 (36.60%) C#
2 106 (27.32%) SQL
3 101 (26.03%) C++
4 96 (24.74%) Java
5 80 (20.62%) Python
6 59 (15.21%) JavaScript
7 25 (6.44%) C
8 14 (3.61%) F#
8 14 (3.61%) VB
8 14 (3.61%) VB6
9 13 (3.35%) Julia
9 13 (3.35%) MATLAB
9 13 (3.35%) Ruby
9 13 (3.35%) Scala
10 8 (2.06%) R
11 4 (1.03%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.77%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.77%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 75 (19.33%) Degree
2 43 (11.08%) PhD
3 20 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (3.61%) MCITP
4 14 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.06%) APMP
6 6 (1.55%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (1.29%) CCIE
7 5 (1.29%) CCNA
7 5 (1.29%) CCNP
7 5 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.29%) RHCE
7 5 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.52%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.26%) CISM
10 1 (0.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.15%) QA
2 14 (3.61%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.06%) PMO
4 3 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.26%) GCP
5 1 (0.26%) GDPR
5 1 (0.26%) GxP
5 1 (0.26%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.87%) Docker
3 14 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.52%) Firmware
5 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (3.61%) SCCM
1 14 (3.61%) SCOM
2 3 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.26%) Consul
4 1 (0.26%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.26%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.26%) logstash
4 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.26%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.26%) Puppet
4 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 75 (19.33%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.02%) Oracle
3 30 (7.73%) SAP
4 19 (4.90%) VMware
5 18 (4.64%) Sage
6 17 (4.38%) WorldPay
7 15 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (3.35%) JD Edwards
9 11 (2.84%) Epicor
9 11 (2.84%) IFS
9 11 (2.84%) Infor
9 11 (2.84%) Terracotta
10 10 (2.58%) TOWER Software
10 10 (2.58%) Xero
11 7 (1.80%) Cisco
11 7 (1.80%) Sun
12 5 (1.29%) Brocade
12 5 (1.29%) Juniper
12 5 (1.29%) NetApp
12 5 (1.29%) Red Hat