Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 17 24
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 352 582 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.74% 12.72% 10.03%
As % of the General category 36.70% 37.72% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 256 357 309
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,625 £29,700 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £69,750 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%

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 959 1,543 999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 34.70% 33.73% 29.06%
Number of salaries quoted 640 994 752
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £67,500 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +7 274 £56,000 +6.67% 35
Peterborough -14 59 £50,000 +5.26% 8
St Neots +7 2 £36,250 +20.83%
Huntingdon -5 1 - - 3
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 129 (36.65%) Software Engineering
2 112 (31.82%) SQL
3 106 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (26.70%) Degree
5 91 (25.85%) Mathematics
6 88 (25.00%) Python
7 85 (24.15%) C#
8 83 (23.58%) Scrum
9 77 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 77 (21.88%) Machine Learning
10 68 (19.32%) Fintech
11 62 (17.61%) Algorithms
12 61 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
13 60 (17.05%) Test Automation
14 59 (16.76%) Telecoms
15 58 (16.48%) Java
15 58 (16.48%) JavaScript
16 57 (16.19%) .NET
17 56 (15.91%) React
18 54 (15.34%) CRM
19 53 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
20 52 (14.77%) SQL Server
21 50 (14.20%) Linux
22 48 (13.64%) Marketing
23 47 (13.35%) AngularJS
23 47 (13.35%) Programme Management
24 46 (13.07%) Artificial Intelligence
24 46 (13.07%) HTML
24 46 (13.07%) Project Management
25 44 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling

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 18 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.56%) Confluence
3 3 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.85%) WordPress
4 2 (0.57%) SAS
4 2 (0.57%) Smallworld
5 1 (0.28%) Apache
5 1 (0.28%) IIS
5 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 37 (10.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 32 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.57%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (7.95%) Summit
2 20 (5.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.56%) Odoo
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.28%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (7.95%) GitHub
3 18 (5.11%) Dynamics 365
4 12 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.57%) Office 365
5 2 (0.57%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.55%) WAN
2 15 (4.26%) LAN
3 14 (3.98%) Firewall
4 13 (3.69%) WebEx
5 12 (3.41%) VPN
6 11 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.84%) Intranet
8 6 (1.70%) BGP
9 3 (0.85%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.57%) Internet
10 2 (0.57%) Network Security
10 2 (0.57%) Wireless
11 1 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.28%) MPLS
11 1 (0.28%) Spanning Tree
11 1 (0.28%) VLAN
11 1 (0.28%) VoIP
11 1 (0.28%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (5.97%) Power BI
4 18 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (5.11%) SSDT
5 17 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (4.55%) Big Data
7 15 (4.26%) Couchbase
8 12 (3.41%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.13%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.70%) QlikView
11 4 (1.14%) GIS
12 3 (0.85%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.57%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.57%) Base SAS
13 2 (0.57%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.57%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 43 (12.22%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.51%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.68%) Jenkins
4 19 (5.40%) NUnit
5 10 (2.84%) JIRA
6 7 (1.99%) Selenium
7 5 (1.42%) Redmine
8 3 (0.85%) Grunt
8 3 (0.85%) gulp
9 2 (0.57%) QUnit
9 2 (0.57%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 59 (16.76%) Telecoms
2 48 (13.64%) Marketing
3 41 (11.65%) Manufacturing
4 33 (9.38%) Electronics
5 28 (7.95%) Retail
6 17 (4.83%) Banking
7 16 (4.55%) Back Office
8 13 (3.69%) Games
9 10 (2.84%) Advertising
10 3 (0.85%) Automotive
11 2 (0.57%) Law
12 1 (0.28%) German Language
12 1 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 123 (34.94%) Developer
2 58 (16.48%) Analyst
3 34 (9.66%) .NET Developer
4 31 (8.81%) Machine Learning Developer
5 29 (8.24%) Python Developer
6 26 (7.39%) C# Developer
6 26 (7.39%) Software Developer
7 24 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (5.11%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
8 18 (5.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 18 (5.11%) IT Manager
8 18 (5.11%) Senior Analyst
9 17 (4.83%) Project Manager
10 15 (4.26%) .NET Software Developer
10 15 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
11 14 (3.98%) Test Engineer
12 13 (3.69%) Software Manager
12 13 (3.69%) Technical Trainer
12 13 (3.69%) Trainer
13 12 (3.41%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (16.19%) .NET
2 56 (15.91%) React
3 47 (13.35%) AngularJS
4 46 (13.07%) HTML
5 38 (10.80%) CSS
6 35 (9.94%) ASP.NET
7 29 (8.24%) J2EE
7 29 (8.24%) WPF
8 28 (7.95%) J2SE
8 28 (7.95%) Ruby on Rails
9 21 (5.97%) CSS3
9 21 (5.97%) HTML5
10 20 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (5.40%) WCF
12 18 (5.11%) WinForms
13 17 (4.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (4.83%) Velocity
14 16 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (4.26%) ASP.NET Core
15 15 (4.26%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.32%) Fintech
2 62 (17.61%) Algorithms
3 53 (15.06%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (7.67%) User Experience
5 20 (5.68%) Life Science
6 19 (5.40%) Management Information System
7 16 (4.55%) Blog
8 10 (2.84%) FMCG
9 9 (2.56%) Smart City
10 6 (1.70%) Fibre Optics
10 6 (1.70%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.42%) Music Streaming
12 4 (1.14%) CESG
12 4 (1.14%) Cloud Native
12 4 (1.14%) Media Streaming
12 4 (1.14%) PMI
13 3 (0.85%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.85%) TMS320
14 2 (0.57%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 50 (14.20%) Linux
2 20 (5.68%) Windows
3 11 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.56%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.99%) Android
6 5 (1.42%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.57%) CoreOS
8 1 (0.28%) Debian
8 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (36.65%) Software Engineering
2 106 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (25.85%) Mathematics
4 83 (23.58%) Scrum
5 77 (21.88%) Machine Learning
6 61 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
7 60 (17.05%) Test Automation
8 54 (15.34%) CRM
9 47 (13.35%) Programme Management
10 46 (13.07%) Artificial Intelligence
10 46 (13.07%) Project Management
11 44 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
12 41 (11.65%) Algorithmic Trading
12 41 (11.65%) Automated Trading
12 41 (11.65%) Computer Science
12 41 (11.65%) High-Frequency Trading
12 41 (11.65%) Market Making
13 37 (10.51%) Change Management
13 37 (10.51%) SDLC
14 36 (10.23%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 112 (31.82%) SQL
2 88 (25.00%) Python
3 85 (24.15%) C#
4 58 (16.48%) Java
4 58 (16.48%) JavaScript
5 36 (10.23%) C++
5 36 (10.23%) Ruby
6 34 (9.66%) MATLAB
7 33 (9.38%) Bash Shell
8 31 (8.81%) PHP
9 29 (8.24%) R
10 28 (7.95%) Bourne shell
10 28 (7.95%) Korn
10 28 (7.95%) T-SQL
11 25 (7.10%) PowerShell
12 11 (3.13%) C
13 8 (2.27%) ES6
14 3 (0.85%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.57%) Scala
15 2 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 94 (26.70%) Degree
2 31 (8.81%) PhD
3 18 (5.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (4.55%) ISEB
5 15 (4.26%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (2.84%) DBS Check
7 8 (2.27%) APMP
8 6 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.14%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (1.14%) CISSP
9 4 (1.14%) ISSAP
9 4 (1.14%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (0.85%) ISACA
11 2 (0.57%) CCNA
11 2 (0.57%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.57%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.28%) ACCA
12 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.98%) QA
2 11 (3.13%) PMO
3 9 (2.56%) PSD2
4 8 (2.27%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.99%) SLA
6 1 (0.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.28%) GDPR
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (7.67%) Docker
2 14 (3.98%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Firmware
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (5.40%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.84%) Puppet
3 5 (1.42%) Ansible
4 4 (1.14%) Terraform
5 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.36%) SAP
3 19 (5.40%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (3.98%) VMware
5 12 (3.41%) Sun
6 11 (3.13%) Veeam
7 9 (2.56%) WorldPay
8 6 (1.70%) SonicWALL
9 5 (1.42%) Tableau
10 3 (0.85%) Cisco
10 3 (0.85%) Google
10 3 (0.85%) Oracle
11 2 (0.57%) Juniper
12 1 (0.28%) Aruba
12 1 (0.28%) IFS
12 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.28%) Sophos
12 1 (0.28%) Ubiquiti
12 1 (0.28%) Xilinx