Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 19 16
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 556 511 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.85% 13.64% 13.47%
As % of the General category 40.94% 43.31% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 302 380 421
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.90% -7.00% +4.17%

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 1,358 1,180 1,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 38.71% 31.51% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 853 888 894
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,925 £28,313
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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
Peterborough +4 268 £49,000 +4.81% 22
Cambridge +4 245 £52,500 +5.00% 44
Huntingdon +4 9 £30,000 -53.85% 1
St Neots -4 2 £37,500 +44.23%
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 161 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (21.58%) Creative Thinking
3 102 (18.35%) Microsoft
4 96 (17.27%) Linux
5 94 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
6 93 (16.73%) SQL
6 93 (16.73%) Degree
7 89 (16.01%) Problem-Solving
8 78 (14.03%) Software Engineering
9 76 (13.67%) JavaScript
10 75 (13.49%) SQL Server
11 66 (11.87%) Java
12 65 (11.69%) Windows
13 63 (11.33%) Scrum
14 62 (11.15%) C#
14 62 (11.15%) Fintech
15 60 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
15 60 (10.79%) Project Management
16 59 (10.61%) .NET
16 59 (10.61%) Python
16 59 (10.61%) Retail
16 59 (10.61%) Machine Learning
17 58 (10.43%) Test Automation
18 56 (10.07%) Mentoring
19 54 (9.71%) Marketing
20 53 (9.53%) Computer Science
21 49 (8.81%) TDD
22 48 (8.63%) Mathematics
23 47 (8.45%) CRM
23 47 (8.45%) Oracle

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 13 (2.34%) OpenStack
1 13 (2.34%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.98%) IIS
3 10 (1.80%) Confluence
4 9 (1.62%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.44%) Apache
5 8 (1.44%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.26%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.08%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.90%) WordPress
9 4 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.36%) CMS
11 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 42 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (5.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 24 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (1.44%) RoboHelp
6 7 (1.26%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.24%) NetSuite
2 13 (2.34%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (2.16%) SAP Business One
4 11 (1.98%) HFM
5 7 (1.26%) Documaker
6 5 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
7 4 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.54%) Odoo
9 2 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.36%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 60 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (8.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (4.50%) Office 365
4 12 (2.16%) GitHub
5 8 (1.44%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (1.26%) IaaS
7 6 (1.08%) SaaS
8 5 (0.90%) Firebase
8 5 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.90%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.72%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.72%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.72%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.54%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.36%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.94%) LAN
2 31 (5.58%) WAN
3 29 (5.22%) Firewall
3 29 (5.22%) TCP/IP
4 22 (3.96%) Network Security
4 22 (3.96%) WebEx
5 21 (3.78%) Intrusion Detection
6 19 (3.42%) VoIP
7 18 (3.24%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (3.06%) Ethernet
9 15 (2.70%) DNS
10 13 (2.34%) Intranet
11 12 (2.16%) SSL
11 12 (2.16%) Wireshark
12 10 (1.80%) DHCP
12 10 (1.80%) VPN
13 9 (1.62%) HTTP
13 9 (1.62%) HTTPS
14 8 (1.44%) Frame Relay
15 7 (1.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 47 (8.45%) Big Data
3 19 (3.42%) NoSQL
4 14 (2.52%) MongoDB
5 13 (2.34%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.16%) Amazon Redshift
6 12 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.98%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.62%) MySQL
8 9 (1.62%) Power BI
9 8 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.44%) GIS
9 8 (1.44%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 41 (7.37%) Git (software)
2 24 (4.32%) NUnit
3 14 (2.52%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.52%) Visual Studio
4 12 (2.16%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (1.98%) Selenium
6 10 (1.80%) JIRA
7 8 (1.44%) SpecFlow
8 7 (1.26%) Gerrit
9 6 (1.08%) Ranorex
9 6 (1.08%) Vagrant
10 5 (0.90%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.72%) Subversion
12 3 (0.54%) gulp
12 3 (0.54%) Jasmine
12 3 (0.54%) Protractor
12 3 (0.54%) webpack
13 2 (0.36%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.36%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 59 (10.61%) Retail
2 54 (9.71%) Marketing
3 41 (7.37%) Manufacturing
4 34 (6.12%) Advertising
4 34 (6.12%) Banking
5 32 (5.76%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.24%) Legal
7 11 (1.98%) Games
7 11 (1.98%) Law
8 10 (1.80%) Electronics
9 7 (1.26%) Back Office
10 3 (0.54%) German Language
10 3 (0.54%) Military
11 2 (0.36%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) Billing
12 1 (0.18%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (16.73%) Developer
2 74 (13.31%) Analyst
3 33 (5.94%) Business Analyst
4 29 (5.22%) Architect
5 28 (5.04%) Consultant
5 28 (5.04%) Test Engineer
6 27 (4.86%) Software Engineer
7 25 (4.50%) Technical Leader
8 22 (3.96%) Software Developer
8 22 (3.96%) Software Test Engineer
8 22 (3.96%) Technical Trainer
8 22 (3.96%) Trainer
9 21 (3.78%) Author
9 21 (3.78%) Team Leader
9 21 (3.78%) Technical Author
10 20 (3.60%) Lead Business Analyst
11 19 (3.42%) C# Developer
11 19 (3.42%) Security Architect
12 16 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
12 16 (2.88%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (10.61%) .NET
2 35 (6.29%) Web Services
3 27 (4.86%) ASP.NET
3 27 (4.86%) WPF
4 22 (3.96%) AngularJS
4 22 (3.96%) HTML
5 20 (3.60%) Node.js
6 16 (2.88%) CSS
7 15 (2.70%) Reactive Extensions
8 14 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (2.34%) RESTful
9 13 (2.34%) WCF
10 12 (2.16%) Velocity
10 12 (2.16%) WinForms
11 11 (1.98%) jQuery
11 11 (1.98%) Middleware
12 10 (1.80%) React
13 9 (1.62%) EDI
14 8 (1.44%) Gherkin
15 7 (1.26%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 94 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (11.15%) Fintech
3 53 (9.53%) Computer Science
4 45 (8.09%) Self-Motivation
5 34 (6.12%) Management Information System
6 27 (4.86%) Driving Licence
7 26 (4.68%) Algorithms
8 25 (4.50%) Data Centre
9 19 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
10 18 (3.24%) Reinsurance
11 12 (2.16%) iSeries
12 11 (1.98%) AS400
13 10 (1.80%) NHS
14 9 (1.62%) Cyber Kill Chain
14 9 (1.62%) FMCG
14 9 (1.62%) User Experience
15 5 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
15 5 (0.90%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.90%) Online Games
15 5 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 96 (17.27%) Linux
2 65 (11.69%) Windows
3 30 (5.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (4.68%) Windows Server
5 24 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (3.06%) Android
8 16 (2.88%) Unix
9 14 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (2.34%) Solaris
11 9 (1.62%) CentOS
12 6 (1.08%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.72%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.72%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.18%) FreeRTOS
15 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (21.58%) Creative Thinking
3 89 (16.01%) Problem-Solving
4 78 (14.03%) Software Engineering
5 63 (11.33%) Scrum
6 60 (10.79%) Project Management
7 59 (10.61%) Machine Learning
8 58 (10.43%) Test Automation
9 56 (10.07%) Mentoring
10 49 (8.81%) TDD
11 48 (8.63%) Mathematics
12 47 (8.45%) CRM
13 46 (8.27%) SDLC
14 45 (8.09%) ITIL
15 44 (7.91%) ERP
16 43 (7.73%) Coaching
16 43 (7.73%) Statistics
17 42 (7.55%) OO
18 39 (7.01%) Risk Management
19 38 (6.83%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 93 (16.73%) SQL
2 76 (13.67%) JavaScript
3 66 (11.87%) Java
4 62 (11.15%) C#
5 59 (10.61%) Python
6 23 (4.14%) PowerShell
7 17 (3.06%) C++
7 17 (3.06%) Scala
8 15 (2.70%) PHP
9 14 (2.52%) Bash Shell
9 14 (2.52%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.16%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.16%) RPG
10 12 (2.16%) RPG IV
11 10 (1.80%) C
12 7 (1.26%) ES6
12 7 (1.26%) Ruby
13 5 (0.90%) Kotlin
13 5 (0.90%) VBScript
14 3 (0.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 93 (16.73%) Degree
2 27 (4.86%) CISSP
3 21 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (3.24%) CISM
4 18 (3.24%) GIAC
5 14 (2.52%) CEH
6 12 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.98%) ACCA
7 11 (1.98%) CIMA
7 11 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (1.98%) CREST Certified
8 10 (1.80%) ISEB
8 10 (1.80%) MCITP
9 9 (1.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 9 (1.62%) ISSAP
9 9 (1.62%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (1.44%) SSCP
11 7 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.76%) SLA
2 25 (4.50%) QA
3 16 (2.88%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (0.90%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.72%) IFRS
6 3 (0.54%) GDPR
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.18%) PMO
7 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 38 (6.83%) Docker
2 27 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 25 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.52%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.26%) Samba
5 7 (1.26%) VirtualBox
6 6 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.90%) XenApp
8 3 (0.54%) Firmware
9 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (2.88%) Ansible
1 16 (2.88%) Puppet
2 12 (2.16%) SCCM
3 10 (1.80%) SCOM
4 9 (1.62%) Nagios
5 7 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.26%) Rancher
5 7 (1.26%) RSA Security Analytics
5 7 (1.26%) Sysdig
5 7 (1.26%) vRealize
6 6 (1.08%) Data Guard
6 6 (1.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 6 (1.08%) Kubernetes
6 6 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (0.90%) Nessus
8 2 (0.36%) Cacti
8 2 (0.36%) SCSM
9 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 102 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.45%) Oracle
3 33 (5.94%) Cisco
4 31 (5.58%) VMware
5 23 (4.14%) WorldPay
6 22 (3.96%) Intel
7 21 (3.78%) SAP
8 19 (3.42%) CheckPoint
8 19 (3.42%) Red Hat
9 17 (3.06%) Avaya
9 17 (3.06%) Nortel
9 17 (3.06%) Riverbed
10 15 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (2.52%) Splunk
12 13 (2.34%) Epicor
12 13 (2.34%) Infor
12 13 (2.34%) Sage
13 12 (2.16%) HP
13 12 (2.16%) Xero
14 11 (1.98%) Hyperion