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

Financial
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 27 18
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 353 236 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 11.47% 9.35% 11.27%
As % of the General category 33.56% 30.14% 32.49%
Number of salaries quoted 213 211 252
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -4.04% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £30,000 £30,046
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -8.16% +8.89%

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 1,052 783 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 34.18% 31.03% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 671 579 677
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,750 £73,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.21% +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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 143 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (30.03%) SQL
3 93 (26.35%) Microsoft
4 80 (22.66%) JavaScript
5 72 (20.40%) .NET
6 71 (20.11%) Windows
6 71 (20.11%) Project Management
7 70 (19.83%) Python
8 69 (19.55%) C#
8 69 (19.55%) Software Engineering
9 65 (18.41%) Java
10 64 (18.13%) Test Automation
11 62 (17.56%) WorldPay
12 55 (15.58%) SDLC
12 55 (15.58%) C++
13 53 (15.01%) Degree
14 49 (13.88%) WPF
15 48 (13.60%) Computer Science
15 48 (13.60%) Mathematics
16 46 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
16 46 (13.03%) DevOps
16 46 (13.03%) SQL Server
16 46 (13.03%) OO
17 44 (12.46%) Web Services
18 43 (12.18%) Linux
19 42 (11.90%) E-Commerce
19 42 (11.90%) Algorithms
20 41 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
20 41 (11.61%) Statistics
20 41 (11.61%) Fintech

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 11 (3.12%) OpenStack
1 11 (3.12%) WebLogic
2 10 (2.83%) Confluence
2 10 (2.83%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.28%) IIS
5 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (2.83%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (7.08%) Payment Gateway
2 19 (5.38%) NetSuite
3 14 (3.97%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (2.83%) Documaker
4 10 (2.83%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (1.98%) Sage 200
5 7 (1.98%) Sage BI
5 7 (1.98%) SAP Business One
6 5 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (1.42%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.85%) HFM
8 1 (0.28%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 46 (13.03%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (10.48%) GitHub
3 33 (9.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (7.08%) OpenShift
5 10 (2.83%) IaaS
6 5 (1.42%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (1.42%) FinancialForce
7 4 (1.13%) Office 365
7 4 (1.13%) SaaS
8 3 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.68%) HTTP
2 10 (2.83%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (2.83%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (2.83%) DHCP
2 10 (2.83%) DNS
2 10 (2.83%) FTP
2 10 (2.83%) HTTPS
2 10 (2.83%) ICMP
2 10 (2.83%) IMAP
2 10 (2.83%) IPsec
2 10 (2.83%) OpenVPN
2 10 (2.83%) POP3
2 10 (2.83%) SMTP
2 10 (2.83%) SNMP
2 10 (2.83%) SSH
2 10 (2.83%) SSL
2 10 (2.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.83%) Telnet
2 10 (2.83%) WPA2
3 5 (1.42%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (13.03%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.93%) NoSQL
3 25 (7.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (6.80%) Oracle Database
5 16 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (4.25%) Big Data
6 15 (4.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (3.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (3.40%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.55%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (2.55%) Oracle Exadata
10 8 (2.27%) SAP HANA
10 8 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (1.13%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 3 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 35 (9.92%) Git (software)
1 35 (9.92%) Sonatype Nexus
2 31 (8.78%) NUnit
3 27 (7.65%) Jenkins
4 26 (7.37%) Cucumber
5 14 (3.97%) Visual Studio
6 11 (3.12%) JIRA
6 11 (3.12%) TeamCity
7 10 (2.83%) Gerrit
7 10 (2.83%) Subversion
8 9 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (1.42%) Selenium
11 4 (1.13%) Ranorex
11 4 (1.13%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.85%) Xcode
13 2 (0.57%) GitLab
14 1 (0.28%) CircleCI
14 1 (0.28%) Protractor
14 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (9.63%) Games
2 27 (7.65%) Manufacturing
3 26 (7.37%) Advertising
4 24 (6.80%) Banking
5 11 (3.12%) Legal
6 9 (2.55%) Retail
7 8 (2.27%) Electronics
8 7 (1.98%) Law
8 7 (1.98%) Marketing
9 4 (1.13%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.28%) Arabic Language
12 1 (0.28%) Billing
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.28%) French Language
12 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 115 (32.58%) Developer
2 37 (10.48%) Senior Developer
3 34 (9.63%) Software Developer
4 31 (8.78%) Java Developer
5 30 (8.50%) C# Developer
6 26 (7.37%) Consultant
6 26 (7.37%) Test Engineer
7 25 (7.08%) .NET Developer
7 25 (7.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (6.52%) Administrator
9 22 (6.23%) C++ Developer
9 22 (6.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 22 (6.23%) Software Engineer
9 22 (6.23%) Software Test Engineer
10 21 (5.95%) Java Engineer
10 21 (5.95%) Java Scala Developer
10 21 (5.95%) Scala Developer
10 21 (5.95%) Senior Java Scala Developer
10 21 (5.95%) Senior Scala Developer
11 20 (5.67%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (20.40%) .NET
2 49 (13.88%) WPF
3 44 (12.46%) Web Services
4 37 (10.48%) RESTful
5 33 (9.35%) .NET Framework
6 32 (9.07%) ASP.NET
7 30 (8.50%) AngularJS
8 28 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 28 (7.93%) Spring
9 25 (7.08%) Akka
10 19 (5.38%) EDI
11 18 (5.10%) Reactive Extensions
11 18 (5.10%) WCF
12 15 (4.25%) WinForms
13 13 (3.68%) CSS
13 13 (3.68%) HTML
14 10 (2.83%) Middleware
14 10 (2.83%) SOAP
14 10 (2.83%) Velocity
14 10 (2.83%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.60%) Computer Science
2 42 (11.90%) Algorithms
3 41 (11.61%) Fintech
4 25 (7.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 25 (7.08%) Online Games
4 25 (7.08%) Private Cloud
5 19 (5.38%) Data Centre
5 19 (5.38%) NHS
6 10 (2.83%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.55%) Clustering
7 9 (2.55%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.27%) Replication
9 7 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.98%) Smart City
9 7 (1.98%) Smartphone
10 6 (1.70%) CUDA
10 6 (1.70%) User Experience
11 5 (1.42%) Digital TV
12 3 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 71 (20.11%) Windows
2 43 (12.18%) Linux
3 38 (10.76%) Android
4 37 (10.48%) Windows Server
4 37 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (7.37%) Apple iOS
6 20 (5.67%) Solaris
7 18 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (3.97%) Unix
9 10 (2.83%) CentOS
9 10 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.57%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (20.11%) Project Management
3 69 (19.55%) Software Engineering
4 64 (18.13%) Test Automation
5 55 (15.58%) SDLC
6 48 (13.60%) Mathematics
7 46 (13.03%) DevOps
7 46 (13.03%) OO
8 42 (11.90%) E-Commerce
9 41 (11.61%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (11.61%) Statistics
10 39 (11.05%) Scrum
10 39 (11.05%) Software Architecture
11 36 (10.20%) Capital Modelling
12 35 (9.92%) Analytics
12 35 (9.92%) Integration Testing
13 33 (9.35%) ERP
13 33 (9.35%) ITIL
13 33 (9.35%) Software Testing
14 32 (9.07%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 106 (30.03%) SQL
2 80 (22.66%) JavaScript
3 70 (19.83%) Python
4 69 (19.55%) C#
5 65 (18.41%) Java
6 55 (15.58%) C++
7 26 (7.37%) Ruby
7 26 (7.37%) Scala
8 21 (5.95%) PowerShell
9 16 (4.53%) C
10 12 (3.40%) PHP
10 12 (3.40%) Shell Script
11 11 (3.12%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.55%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.27%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.85%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.57%) F#
15 2 (0.57%) VB
15 2 (0.57%) VB6
16 1 (0.28%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 53 (15.01%) Degree
2 20 (5.67%) MCITP
2 20 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.83%) PhD
4 5 (1.42%) APMP
4 5 (1.42%) CCIE
4 5 (1.42%) CCNA
4 5 (1.42%) CCNP
4 5 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.42%) RHCE
4 5 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.28%) AAT
8 1 (0.28%) ACCA
8 1 (0.28%) CIMA
8 1 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.63%) PCI DSS
2 16 (4.53%) QA
3 7 (1.98%) PMO
4 3 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.28%) GCP
System Software
1 38 (10.76%) Docker
2 35 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.52%) Active Directory
4 21 (5.95%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.83%) Samba
5 10 (2.83%) VirtualBox
6 9 (2.55%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (5.38%) SCCM
1 19 (5.38%) SCOM
2 12 (3.40%) Ansible
3 11 (3.12%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.12%) Puppet
4 10 (2.83%) Nagios
4 10 (2.83%) Rancher
4 10 (2.83%) Sysdig
4 10 (2.83%) vRealize
5 9 (2.55%) Data Guard
5 9 (2.55%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 9 (2.55%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.57%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.28%) Consul
7 1 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.28%) logstash
7 1 (0.28%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 93 (26.35%) Microsoft
2 62 (17.56%) WorldPay
3 38 (10.76%) Oracle
4 36 (10.20%) VMware
5 31 (8.78%) Salesforce.com
6 25 (7.08%) SAP
7 21 (5.95%) Sage
8 15 (4.25%) Cisco
8 15 (4.25%) Red Hat
9 13 (3.68%) Epicor
9 13 (3.68%) Infor
10 12 (3.40%) Xero
11 10 (2.83%) AppDynamics
11 10 (2.83%) BMC
11 10 (2.83%) HP
11 10 (2.83%) Intel
11 10 (2.83%) JD Edwards
11 10 (2.83%) New Relic
11 10 (2.83%) ServiceNow
11 10 (2.83%) Splunk