Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 20 22
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 268 379 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 14.26% 11.10% 10.49%
As % of the General category 39.07% 32.28% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 175 278 253
Cambridge median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% +14.13% +2.22%
10th Percentile £34,250 £37,275 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £78,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -

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 686 1,174 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 36.49% 34.39% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 473 778 555
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%

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 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Finance in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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.

1 120 (44.78%) Software Engineering
2 105 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (32.46%) SQL
4 86 (32.09%) Scrum
5 74 (27.61%) Python
6 70 (26.12%) C#
6 70 (26.12%) Degree
7 64 (23.88%) Test Automation
8 62 (23.13%) Machine Learning
9 60 (22.39%) Mathematics
10 56 (20.90%) Fintech
11 55 (20.52%) Java
12 51 (19.03%) Linux
13 48 (17.91%) JavaScript
13 48 (17.91%) .NET
13 48 (17.91%) Telecoms
14 47 (17.54%) Microsoft
14 47 (17.54%) Algorithms
14 47 (17.54%) React
15 41 (15.30%) Project Management
16 40 (14.93%) ERP
17 39 (14.55%) CRM
17 39 (14.55%) HTML
17 39 (14.55%) Artificial Intelligence
18 36 (13.43%) AngularJS
19 35 (13.06%) SDLC
19 35 (13.06%) Git (software)
20 31 (11.57%) Predictive Modelling
20 31 (11.57%) SQL Server
21 30 (11.19%) Computer Science

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 10 (3.73%) Confluence
2 3 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.75%) SAS
3 2 (0.75%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.37%) Apache
4 1 (0.37%) IIS
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 15 (5.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.75%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (7.46%) Summit
2 11 (4.10%) Odoo
3 4 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.75%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.37%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.37%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (7.46%) GitHub
3 16 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.49%) Firebase
5 4 (1.49%) SaaS
6 3 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.34%) Firewall
2 15 (5.60%) LAN
2 15 (5.60%) WAN
3 14 (5.22%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.22%) VPN
4 13 (4.85%) WebEx
5 6 (2.24%) BGP
6 2 (0.75%) VLAN
7 1 (0.37%) Network Security
7 1 (0.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (6.34%) Big Data
4 14 (5.22%) Couchbase
5 11 (4.10%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.73%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.87%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.87%) Power BI
8 5 (1.87%) QlikView
9 3 (1.12%) GIS
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.75%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.75%) MySQL
10 2 (0.75%) Pentaho
10 2 (0.75%) SSDT
11 1 (0.37%) HBase
11 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 35 (13.06%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.34%) Jenkins
2 17 (6.34%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.60%) NUnit
4 10 (3.73%) JIRA
5 8 (2.99%) Selenium
6 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.37%) QUnit
General
1 48 (17.91%) Telecoms
2 27 (10.07%) Retail
3 25 (9.33%) Manufacturing
4 19 (7.09%) Banking
5 18 (6.72%) Marketing
6 16 (5.97%) Electronics
7 15 (5.60%) Advertising
8 14 (5.22%) Back Office
9 8 (2.99%) Games
10 2 (0.75%) Law
11 1 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 101 (37.69%) Developer
2 30 (11.19%) .NET Developer
3 27 (10.07%) Analyst
4 23 (8.58%) C# Developer
4 23 (8.58%) Machine Learning Developer
4 23 (8.58%) Python Developer
4 23 (8.58%) Software Developer
5 20 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (7.09%) IT Manager
6 19 (7.09%) Test Engineer
7 14 (5.22%) .NET Software Developer
7 14 (5.22%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
7 14 (5.22%) Business Analyst
7 14 (5.22%) C# Software Developer
7 14 (5.22%) Lead Business Analyst
7 14 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (5.22%) Senior Business Analyst
8 13 (4.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (4.85%) Technical Manager
8 13 (4.85%) Technical Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (17.91%) .NET
2 47 (17.54%) React
3 39 (14.55%) HTML
4 36 (13.43%) AngularJS
5 29 (10.82%) CSS
6 28 (10.45%) ASP.NET
6 28 (10.45%) WPF
7 21 (7.84%) J2EE
8 20 (7.46%) J2SE
8 20 (7.46%) Ruby on Rails
9 16 (5.97%) CSS3
9 16 (5.97%) HTML5
10 15 (5.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (5.22%) ASP.NET Core
11 14 (5.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (5.22%) Redux
11 14 (5.22%) WCF
11 14 (5.22%) WinForms
12 13 (4.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 56 (20.90%) Fintech
2 47 (17.54%) Algorithms
3 29 (10.82%) User Experience
4 15 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.22%) Blog
5 14 (5.22%) FMCG
6 8 (2.99%) Smart City
7 4 (1.49%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.49%) Life Science
7 4 (1.49%) PMI
7 4 (1.49%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.37%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.37%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.37%) Robotics
9 1 (0.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 51 (19.03%) Linux
2 18 (6.72%) Windows
3 14 (5.22%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.48%) Ubuntu
5 10 (3.73%) Android
6 2 (0.75%) CoreOS
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (44.78%) Software Engineering
2 105 (39.18%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (32.09%) Scrum
4 64 (23.88%) Test Automation
5 62 (23.13%) Machine Learning
6 60 (22.39%) Mathematics
7 41 (15.30%) Project Management
8 40 (14.93%) ERP
9 39 (14.55%) Artificial Intelligence
9 39 (14.55%) CRM
10 35 (13.06%) SDLC
11 31 (11.57%) Predictive Modelling
12 30 (11.19%) Computer Science
12 30 (11.19%) User Stories
13 29 (10.82%) Algorithmic Trading
13 29 (10.82%) Automated Trading
13 29 (10.82%) High-Frequency Trading
13 29 (10.82%) Market Making
14 28 (10.45%) Logistics
14 28 (10.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 87 (32.46%) SQL
2 74 (27.61%) Python
3 70 (26.12%) C#
4 55 (20.52%) Java
5 48 (17.91%) JavaScript
6 21 (7.84%) Bash Shell
6 21 (7.84%) C++
7 20 (7.46%) Bourne shell
7 20 (7.46%) Korn
7 20 (7.46%) MATLAB
7 20 (7.46%) PHP
7 20 (7.46%) R
7 20 (7.46%) Ruby
8 16 (5.97%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.61%) ES6
10 4 (1.49%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.75%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.75%) VBA
12 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 70 (26.12%) Degree
2 22 (8.21%) PhD
3 14 (5.22%) ISEB
4 13 (4.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (4.10%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.49%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.75%) PMP
8 1 (0.37%) ACCA
8 1 (0.37%) CCNA
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.37%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.37%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.84%) QA
2 10 (3.73%) PSD2
3 5 (1.87%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.87%) SLA
4 3 (1.12%) PMO
5 1 (0.37%) COBIT
5 1 (0.37%) GDPR
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (7.84%) Docker
2 14 (5.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (8.21%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.36%) Puppet
3 6 (2.24%) Ansible
4 4 (1.49%) Terraform
5 3 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.58%) SAP
3 16 (5.97%) VMware
4 14 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (5.22%) Veeam
5 10 (3.73%) WorldPay
6 6 (2.24%) Google
6 6 (2.24%) SonicWALL
7 4 (1.49%) Tableau
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle
9 1 (0.37%) Automation Anywhere
9 1 (0.37%) Cisco
9 1 (0.37%) IFS
9 1 (0.37%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.37%) Juniper
9 1 (0.37%) Red Hat