Period
to 17 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 9 21
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 216 617 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 9.48% 15.87% 12.73%
As % of the General category 32.05% 42.82% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 180 279 375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,125 £33,700 £25,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -10.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 674 1,441 1,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 29.57% 37.06% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 451 854 856
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £69,400 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Finance in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Finance in Cambridgeshire

Finance
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 154 £55,000 +15.13% 51
Peterborough -13 47 £40,000 -16.67% 20
Huntingdon -13 3 £24,000 -44.83% 3
St Neots +6 2 £36,250 -3.33% 1
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 71 (32.87%) Software Engineering
2 66 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 66 (30.56%) Mathematics
3 62 (28.70%) Degree
4 60 (27.78%) Python
5 58 (26.85%) SQL
6 53 (24.54%) Analytical Skills
7 47 (21.76%) C#
8 44 (20.37%) Machine Learning
9 43 (19.91%) CRM
9 43 (19.91%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (19.44%) Fintech
11 40 (18.52%) Algorithms
12 39 (18.06%) SQL Server
13 34 (15.74%) Visual Studio
14 33 (15.28%) Marketing
15 32 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
15 32 (14.81%) Market Making
15 32 (14.81%) High-Frequency Trading
15 32 (14.81%) Automated Trading
15 32 (14.81%) Predictive Modelling
15 32 (14.81%) Algorithmic Trading
16 30 (13.89%) R
16 30 (13.89%) React
17 29 (13.43%) Data Science
17 29 (13.43%) IT Strategy
17 29 (13.43%) AngularJS
18 28 (12.96%) Power Platform
18 28 (12.96%) Power BI

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 26 (12.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.93%) WordPress
3 1 (0.46%) Apache
3 1 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (9.72%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (9.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.93%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (11.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (10.19%) Summit
3 3 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.39%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.39%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.39%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.93%) Magento
4 2 (0.93%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.46%) Odoo
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.96%) Power Platform
2 26 (12.04%) Dynamics 365
3 22 (10.19%) GitHub
3 22 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (3.70%) Office 365
6 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.70%) Intranet
2 3 (1.39%) Firewall
2 3 (1.39%) WAN
2 3 (1.39%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.93%) Internet
3 2 (0.93%) LAN
3 2 (0.93%) WebEx
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.46%) IPv4
4 1 (0.46%) IPv6
4 1 (0.46%) MPLS
4 1 (0.46%) Network Security
4 1 (0.46%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (0.46%) VLAN
4 1 (0.46%) VoIP
4 1 (0.46%) VPLS
4 1 (0.46%) VPN
4 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.96%) Power BI
2 28 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 28 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (12.04%) SSDT
4 6 (2.78%) Couchbase
5 5 (2.31%) Big Data
5 5 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.85%) MySQL
7 3 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.46%) HBase
9 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.46%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 34 (15.74%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.70%) NUnit
4 4 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.85%) JIRA
5 2 (0.93%) Android Studio
5 2 (0.93%) Grunt
5 2 (0.93%) gulp
5 2 (0.93%) Subversion
6 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.46%) GitLab
6 1 (0.46%) Gradle
6 1 (0.46%) JMeter
6 1 (0.46%) LSMW
6 1 (0.46%) Maven
6 1 (0.46%) QUnit
6 1 (0.46%) Selenium
6 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.46%) The Grinder
6 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (15.28%) Marketing
2 15 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.02%) Electronics
3 13 (6.02%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.17%) Games
5 8 (3.70%) Retail
6 4 (1.85%) Automotive
6 4 (1.85%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.85%) Legal
6 4 (1.85%) Publishing
7 3 (1.39%) Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Military
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) German Language
9 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.46%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (28.24%) Developer
2 44 (20.37%) Analyst
3 26 (12.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 21 (9.72%) Machine Learning Developer
5 19 (8.80%) Data Scientist
5 19 (8.80%) Python Developer
6 13 (6.02%) .NET Developer
7 12 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 12 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.09%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
9 10 (4.63%) Software Developer
9 10 (4.63%) Test Engineer
10 6 (2.78%) Business Developer
10 6 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (2.78%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 6 (2.78%) Senior Developer
10 6 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.89%) React
2 29 (13.43%) AngularJS
3 26 (12.04%) .NET
4 22 (10.19%) J2EE
4 22 (10.19%) J2SE
4 22 (10.19%) Ruby on Rails
5 19 (8.80%) CSS
6 18 (8.33%) HTML
7 17 (7.87%) ASP.NET
8 16 (7.41%) WPF
9 10 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (4.63%) CSS3
9 10 (4.63%) HTML5
9 10 (4.63%) WCF
10 8 (3.70%) Reactive Extensions
10 8 (3.70%) Velocity
10 8 (3.70%) WinForms
11 7 (3.24%) ASP.NET Core
11 7 (3.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (3.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (24.54%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (18.52%) Algorithms
3 27 (12.50%) Life Science
3 27 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 14 (6.48%) Fibre Optics
5 12 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (4.17%) Smart City
6 9 (4.17%) User Experience
7 7 (3.24%) Blog
8 4 (1.85%) CESG
8 4 (1.85%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.39%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.39%) PMI
10 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.93%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.46%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.46%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.46%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.33%) Linux
2 9 (4.17%) Windows
3 2 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (32.87%) Software Engineering
2 66 (30.56%) Mathematics
3 44 (20.37%) Machine Learning
4 43 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (19.91%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (19.91%) CRM
5 42 (19.44%) Fintech
6 32 (14.81%) Algorithmic Trading
6 32 (14.81%) Automated Trading
6 32 (14.81%) High-Frequency Trading
6 32 (14.81%) Market Making
6 32 (14.81%) Predictive Modelling
7 29 (13.43%) Data Science
7 29 (13.43%) IT Strategy
8 27 (12.50%) ETL
9 26 (12.04%) Document Management
10 23 (10.65%) Scrum
11 22 (10.19%) Computer Science
11 22 (10.19%) Project Management
11 22 (10.19%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 60 (27.78%) Python
2 58 (26.85%) SQL
3 47 (21.76%) C#
4 30 (13.89%) R
5 28 (12.96%) C++
5 28 (12.96%) Java
6 27 (12.50%) PHP
7 26 (12.04%) JavaScript
7 26 (12.04%) PowerShell
8 22 (10.19%) Bash Shell
8 22 (10.19%) Bourne shell
8 22 (10.19%) Korn
8 22 (10.19%) MATLAB
8 22 (10.19%) Ruby
9 12 (5.56%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.63%) C
11 5 (2.31%) ES6
12 3 (1.39%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.93%) Scala
14 1 (0.46%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 62 (28.70%) Degree
2 22 (10.19%) PhD
3 18 (8.33%) Numerate Degree
4 10 (4.63%) DBS Check
5 8 (3.70%) Postgraduate
6 7 (3.24%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.31%) APMP
9 4 (1.85%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (1.85%) CISSP
9 4 (1.85%) ISSAP
9 4 (1.85%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (1.39%) ISACA
11 2 (0.93%) ACCA
11 2 (0.93%) CIMA
11 2 (0.93%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.93%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.93%) PMP
11 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.31%) PMO
2 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) GDPR
3 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.17%) Docker
2 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.93%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (0.93%) Puppet
3 1 (0.46%) Ansible
3 1 (0.46%) Mesos
3 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.87%) SAP
3 10 (4.63%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (1.85%) Sun
5 3 (1.39%) Cisco
5 3 (1.39%) Google
5 3 (1.39%) VMware
6 2 (0.93%) HP
6 2 (0.93%) Juniper
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle
6 2 (0.93%) Veeam
7 1 (0.46%) Aruba
7 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.46%) Capita
7 1 (0.46%) Meraki
7 1 (0.46%) Sophos
7 1 (0.46%) Ubiquiti