Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 17 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 410 567 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.29% 13.10% 13.64%
As % of the General category 34.42% 39.43% 44.02%
Number of salaries quoted 283 419 418
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,125
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,191 1,438 1,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 38.62% 33.23% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 793 1,038 857
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,100 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 +6 254 £55,000 +4.76% 41
Peterborough -7 125 £50,000 +5.26% 10
Huntingdon +11 7 £30,000 -45.45% 3
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 133 (32.44%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (23.17%) Linux
3 87 (21.22%) Scrum
3 87 (21.22%) Software Engineering
4 82 (20.00%) SQL
5 75 (18.29%) Test Automation
6 71 (17.32%) Degree
7 70 (17.07%) Microsoft
8 67 (16.34%) Java
9 64 (15.61%) .NET
9 64 (15.61%) Project Management
10 63 (15.37%) C#
11 62 (15.12%) Machine Learning
11 62 (15.12%) Fintech
12 59 (14.39%) JavaScript
13 58 (14.15%) Python
14 56 (13.66%) Telecoms
15 53 (12.93%) SQL Server
16 49 (11.95%) Retail
17 48 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
18 47 (11.46%) Computer Science
19 45 (10.98%) Mathematics
19 45 (10.98%) Big Data
19 45 (10.98%) Git (software)
19 45 (10.98%) CRM
19 45 (10.98%) ERP
20 44 (10.73%) Artificial Intelligence
20 44 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
21 43 (10.49%) SDLC
21 43 (10.49%) Windows

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 8 (1.95%) Confluence
2 7 (1.71%) IIS
3 6 (1.46%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.22%) Apache
5 4 (0.98%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.49%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.49%) WordPress
8 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (7.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 16 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (1.95%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
1 10 (2.44%) Odoo
2 6 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.98%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.24%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 42 (10.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (9.02%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.20%) Office 365
4 8 (1.95%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (1.22%) Firebase
5 5 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (1.22%) SaaS
6 4 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.24%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.32%) LAN
2 28 (6.83%) WAN
2 28 (6.83%) WebEx
3 27 (6.59%) Firewall
4 25 (6.10%) TCP/IP
5 17 (4.15%) VPN
6 13 (3.17%) Network Security
7 10 (2.44%) VoIP
8 9 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.95%) BGP
9 8 (1.95%) Ethernet
9 8 (1.95%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (1.95%) VLAN
10 6 (1.46%) Intranet
11 5 (1.22%) Kerberos
11 5 (1.22%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.73%) SAN
12 3 (0.73%) SSL
13 2 (0.49%) Internet
13 2 (0.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.98%) Big Data
3 18 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 11 (2.68%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.20%) MySQL
7 8 (1.95%) Couchbase
7 8 (1.95%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.46%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.98%) GIS
11 4 (0.98%) Power BI
12 2 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.49%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.49%) HBase
12 2 (0.49%) Redis
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (10.98%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 20 (4.88%) NUnit
3 16 (3.90%) Visual Studio
4 14 (3.41%) Selenium
5 8 (1.95%) JIRA
6 4 (0.98%) SpecFlow
6 4 (0.98%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.98%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.73%) Redmine
8 2 (0.49%) gulp
8 2 (0.49%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.49%) Protractor
8 2 (0.49%) Ranorex
8 2 (0.49%) webpack
9 1 (0.24%) GitLab
9 1 (0.24%) Gradle
9 1 (0.24%) QUnit
9 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (13.66%) Telecoms
2 49 (11.95%) Retail
3 42 (10.24%) Marketing
4 32 (7.80%) Manufacturing
5 27 (6.59%) Banking
6 26 (6.34%) Advertising
7 22 (5.37%) Back Office
8 19 (4.63%) Electronics
9 6 (1.46%) Legal
10 3 (0.73%) Games
10 3 (0.73%) Law
11 2 (0.49%) Local Government
11 2 (0.49%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 95 (23.17%) Developer
2 35 (8.54%) Analyst
3 28 (6.83%) Technical Trainer
3 28 (6.83%) Test Engineer
3 28 (6.83%) Trainer
4 26 (6.34%) Business Analyst
5 25 (6.10%) Software Test Engineer
6 24 (5.85%) Architect
6 24 (5.85%) Lead Business Analyst
7 23 (5.61%) Software Developer
8 21 (5.12%) Author
8 21 (5.12%) Technical Author
9 19 (4.63%) C# Developer
10 18 (4.39%) .NET Developer
11 17 (4.15%) Consultant
11 17 (4.15%) IT Manager
11 17 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (4.15%) Senior Business Analyst
11 17 (4.15%) Senior Software Test Engineer
11 17 (4.15%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (15.61%) .NET
2 36 (8.78%) HTML
3 33 (8.05%) ASP.NET
4 31 (7.56%) CSS
4 31 (7.56%) WPF
5 28 (6.83%) React
6 21 (5.12%) Web Services
7 19 (4.63%) AngularJS
7 19 (4.63%) Node.js
8 17 (4.15%) Reactive Extensions
9 14 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (3.41%) CSS3
9 14 (3.41%) HTML5
10 13 (3.17%) WCF
10 13 (3.17%) WinForms
11 12 (2.93%) ASP.NET Core
11 12 (2.93%) Velocity
12 10 (2.44%) Django
12 10 (2.44%) Flask
12 10 (2.44%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.12%) Fintech
2 48 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.34%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (6.10%) Algorithms
5 19 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (4.39%) Reinsurance
7 17 (4.15%) FMCG
8 16 (3.90%) Management Information System
8 16 (3.90%) User Experience
9 14 (3.41%) Driving Licence
10 10 (2.44%) AS400
10 10 (2.44%) iSeries
11 9 (2.20%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.95%) Blog
13 5 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
13 5 (1.22%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.22%) Music Streaming
13 5 (1.22%) NHS
14 4 (0.98%) Cyberattack
14 4 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 95 (23.17%) Linux
2 43 (10.49%) Windows
3 19 (4.63%) Windows Server
4 14 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.68%) Ubuntu
6 10 (2.44%) Android
6 10 (2.44%) Unix
7 7 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.49%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (32.44%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (21.22%) Scrum
2 87 (21.22%) Software Engineering
3 75 (18.29%) Test Automation
4 64 (15.61%) Project Management
5 62 (15.12%) Machine Learning
6 47 (11.46%) Computer Science
7 45 (10.98%) CRM
7 45 (10.98%) ERP
7 45 (10.98%) Mathematics
8 44 (10.73%) Artificial Intelligence
8 44 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
9 43 (10.49%) SDLC
10 42 (10.24%) Mentoring
11 39 (9.51%) Statistics
12 30 (7.32%) Manual Testing
12 30 (7.32%) User Stories
13 29 (7.07%) Change Management
13 29 (7.07%) Risk Management
14 27 (6.59%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (20.00%) SQL
2 67 (16.34%) Java
3 63 (15.37%) C#
4 59 (14.39%) JavaScript
5 58 (14.15%) Python
6 12 (2.93%) PowerShell
7 10 (2.44%) C++
7 10 (2.44%) RPG
7 10 (2.44%) RPG IV
8 9 (2.20%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.20%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.95%) ES6
10 7 (1.71%) PHP
11 6 (1.46%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.46%) Scala
11 6 (1.46%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.22%) Kotlin
12 5 (1.22%) Ruby
12 5 (1.22%) VBScript
13 4 (0.98%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 71 (17.32%) Degree
2 18 (4.39%) ISEB
3 15 (3.66%) CISSP
4 13 (3.17%) CISM
5 12 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.46%) CEH
6 6 (1.46%) CREST Certified
6 6 (1.46%) GIAC
6 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.46%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.98%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.98%) PhD
9 3 (0.73%) ACCA
9 3 (0.73%) CIMA
9 3 (0.73%) PMP
10 2 (0.49%) CCNA
10 2 (0.49%) ISSAP
10 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.32%) QA
2 20 (4.88%) SLA
3 8 (1.95%) PSD2
4 5 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.98%) PMO
6 3 (0.73%) GDPR
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (7.56%) Docker
2 25 (6.10%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.73%) Firmware
4 3 (0.73%) XenApp
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (4.15%) Kubernetes
2 15 (3.66%) Puppet
3 9 (2.20%) Ansible
4 5 (1.22%) Nessus
4 5 (1.22%) SCCM
5 3 (0.73%) SCOM
5 3 (0.73%) Terraform
6 2 (0.49%) Cacti
6 2 (0.49%) Nagios
6 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.49%) SCSM
7 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 70 (17.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.10%) VMware
3 20 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (4.88%) SAP
4 19 (4.63%) Veeam
5 10 (2.44%) CheckPoint
5 10 (2.44%) Cisco
6 8 (1.95%) Avaya
6 8 (1.95%) Nortel
6 8 (1.95%) Riverbed
6 8 (1.95%) WorldPay
7 7 (1.71%) Intel
7 7 (1.71%) Oracle
8 6 (1.46%) SonicWALL
9 5 (1.22%) Citrix
9 5 (1.22%) Google
9 5 (1.22%) HP
9 5 (1.22%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.22%) WatchGuard
10 3 (0.73%) CommVault