Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 21 22
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 522 372 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.97% 11.30% 9.91%
As % of the General category 36.28% 38.91% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 401 334 330
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,439 956 1,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.00% 29.04% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 999 747 946
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 February 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 23 February 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 +3 389 £55,000 +22.22% 80
Peterborough -4 80 £47,500 +11.76% 59
St Neots - 17 £29,000 -
Huntingdon -8 5 £65,000 +31.31% 1
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 234 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (31.03%) C#
3 131 (25.10%) SQL
4 127 (24.33%) Software Engineering
5 116 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 110 (21.07%) Java
7 108 (20.69%) C++
7 108 (20.69%) Computer Science
8 105 (20.11%) SDLC
9 101 (19.35%) Test Automation
10 99 (18.97%) Degree
10 99 (18.97%) Microsoft
11 95 (18.20%) .NET
12 90 (17.24%) Algorithms
13 88 (16.86%) WPF
14 83 (15.90%) JavaScript
15 81 (15.52%) Python
16 80 (15.33%) Project Management
17 77 (14.75%) OO
18 71 (13.60%) Statistics
19 65 (12.45%) SAP
20 60 (11.49%) Windows
21 59 (11.30%) Multithreading
22 58 (11.11%) Analytics
23 56 (10.73%) Manufacturing
24 54 (10.34%) Scrum
25 53 (10.15%) Financial Modelling
25 53 (10.15%) Microsoft Azure
26 50 (9.58%) NUnit
27 48 (9.20%) Business Intelligence

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 10 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.34%) Apache
2 7 (1.34%) Apache Spark
2 7 (1.34%) Tomcat
2 7 (1.34%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.19%) Confluence
5 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 15 (2.87%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 21 (4.02%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (2.68%) NetSuite
3 13 (2.49%) Unit4 Business World
4 12 (2.30%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
5 10 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (1.34%) Sage 200
7 6 (1.15%) Sage BI
8 3 (0.57%) Sage X3
8 3 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.38%) Dynamics SL
9 2 (0.38%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.19%) SAP MDG
10 1 (0.19%) SAP MDM
10 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 53 (10.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (5.94%) GitHub
4 12 (2.30%) OpenShift
5 10 (1.92%) FinancialForce
5 10 (1.92%) SaaS
6 6 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.57%) Azure Machine Learning
7 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.57%) Office 365
8 2 (0.38%) AdWords
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.38%) IaaS
8 2 (0.38%) PaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.19%) Route 53
9 1 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.64%) Internet
2 9 (1.72%) Firewall
3 7 (1.34%) LAN
3 7 (1.34%) WAN
3 7 (1.34%) Wireless
4 6 (1.15%) VPN
5 5 (0.96%) VoIP
5 5 (0.96%) WLAN
6 4 (0.77%) Network Security
7 3 (0.57%) BGP
7 3 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.57%) EIGRP
7 3 (0.57%) HTTP
7 3 (0.57%) OSPF
8 2 (0.38%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.38%) Intranet
8 2 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.38%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (0.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.17%) NoSQL
3 25 (4.79%) Big Data
4 14 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (2.49%) SAP HANA
6 12 (2.30%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (2.11%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.53%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.15%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.77%) MySQL
11 4 (0.77%) Redis
12 3 (0.57%) MS Access
12 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (9.58%) NUnit
2 31 (5.94%) Git (software)
3 29 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 22 (4.21%) Jenkins
5 20 (3.83%) TeamCity
6 14 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (2.49%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (1.34%) Grunt
9 7 (1.34%) Selenium
10 5 (0.96%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.77%) Gerrit
11 4 (0.77%) JIRA
11 4 (0.77%) Maven
12 3 (0.57%) gulp
12 3 (0.57%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (0.38%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.38%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.38%) webpack
General
1 56 (10.73%) Manufacturing
2 42 (8.05%) Marketing
3 37 (7.09%) Electronics
3 37 (7.09%) Telecoms
4 30 (5.75%) Advertising
5 24 (4.60%) Retail
6 20 (3.83%) Banking
6 20 (3.83%) Legal
7 18 (3.45%) Games
8 4 (0.77%) Law
8 4 (0.77%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.57%) Arabic Language
9 3 (0.57%) Back Office
9 3 (0.57%) French Language
9 3 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.38%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 188 (36.02%) Developer
2 79 (15.13%) C# Developer
2 79 (15.13%) Software Engineer
3 65 (12.45%) Software Developer
4 48 (9.20%) Analyst
4 48 (9.20%) Senior Developer
5 44 (8.43%) .NET Developer
6 39 (7.47%) Java Engineer
7 38 (7.28%) Test Engineer
8 36 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 35 (6.70%) C# Software Developer
9 35 (6.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 35 (6.70%) Software Test Engineer
10 34 (6.51%) C# .NET Developer
11 33 (6.32%) Project Manager
12 31 (5.94%) Consultant
13 27 (5.17%) Java Developer
13 27 (5.17%) Senior Test Engineer
14 26 (4.98%) Business Analyst
14 26 (4.98%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (18.20%) .NET
2 88 (16.86%) WPF
3 46 (8.81%) ASP.NET
4 36 (6.90%) AngularJS
5 35 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (5.56%) WCF
7 26 (4.98%) CSS
7 26 (4.98%) HTML
8 25 (4.79%) Reactive Extensions
8 25 (4.79%) WinForms
9 22 (4.21%) Web Services
10 16 (3.07%) .NET Framework
11 15 (2.87%) RESTful
11 15 (2.87%) Spring
12 14 (2.68%) Akka
13 13 (2.49%) Velocity
14 10 (1.92%) HTML5
14 10 (1.92%) jQuery
15 9 (1.72%) React
15 9 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 108 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 90 (17.24%) Algorithms
3 29 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 28 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (4.79%) Fintech
6 22 (4.21%) Smart City
7 20 (3.83%) Data Centre
8 12 (2.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 12 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.30%) Online Games
8 12 (2.30%) Private Cloud
9 10 (1.92%) Clustering
10 8 (1.53%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.53%) Robotics
10 8 (1.53%) Smartphone
10 8 (1.53%) Tandem
10 8 (1.53%) User Experience
10 8 (1.53%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.15%) NHS
12 5 (0.96%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 60 (11.49%) Windows
2 35 (6.70%) Linux
3 24 (4.60%) Windows Server
4 19 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (2.87%) Android
6 13 (2.49%) Apple iOS
7 12 (2.30%) Unix
8 8 (1.53%) Solaris
9 7 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (24.33%) Software Engineering
3 116 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 105 (20.11%) SDLC
5 101 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 80 (15.33%) Project Management
7 77 (14.75%) OO
8 71 (13.60%) Statistics
9 59 (11.30%) Multithreading
10 58 (11.11%) Analytics
11 54 (10.34%) Scrum
12 53 (10.15%) Financial Modelling
13 48 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (8.81%) Machine Learning
14 46 (8.81%) MVC
15 45 (8.62%) Mentoring
15 45 (8.62%) TDD
16 42 (8.05%) Unit Testing
17 40 (7.66%) Artificial Intelligence
17 40 (7.66%) Capital Modelling
Programming Languages
1 162 (31.03%) C#
2 131 (25.10%) SQL
3 110 (21.07%) Java
4 108 (20.69%) C++
5 83 (15.90%) JavaScript
6 81 (15.52%) Python
7 31 (5.94%) C
8 20 (3.83%) VB
9 16 (3.07%) MATLAB
9 16 (3.07%) Scala
10 15 (2.87%) Ruby
11 14 (2.68%) F#
11 14 (2.68%) VB6
12 13 (2.49%) Julia
13 10 (1.92%) R
14 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.15%) VBA
15 4 (0.77%) PHP
15 4 (0.77%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 99 (18.97%) Degree
2 43 (8.24%) PhD
3 29 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.26%) MCITP
6 11 (2.11%) Numerate Degree
7 8 (1.53%) APMP
8 6 (1.15%) CCNP
8 6 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.96%) CCIE
9 5 (0.96%) CCNA
9 5 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.96%) RHCE
9 5 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.77%) ISEB
10 4 (0.77%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.57%) ACCA
11 3 (0.57%) CISSP
11 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.47%) QA
2 13 (2.49%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.11%) PMO
4 5 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.38%) GDPR
7 1 (0.19%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (6.32%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.64%) Docker
4 18 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.77%) HDFS
7 2 (0.38%) Firmware
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.19%) XenApp
8 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.07%) SCCM
1 16 (3.07%) SCOM
2 5 (0.96%) Puppet
3 3 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.38%) Ansible
5 1 (0.19%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.19%) Consul
5 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.19%) logstash
5 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.19%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.19%) Terraform
5 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 99 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 65 (12.45%) SAP
3 42 (8.05%) Oracle
4 26 (4.98%) VMware
5 21 (4.02%) Sage
6 17 (3.26%) WorldPay
7 15 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (2.68%) IFS
8 14 (2.68%) JD Edwards
9 11 (2.11%) Epicor
9 11 (2.11%) Infor
9 11 (2.11%) Terracotta
10 10 (1.92%) TOWER Software
10 10 (1.92%) Xero
11 8 (1.53%) Cisco
12 7 (1.34%) Sun
13 6 (1.15%) Fortinet
14 5 (0.96%) Brocade
14 5 (0.96%) NetApp
14 5 (0.96%) Red Hat