Period
to 9 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 9 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East Midlands
6 months to
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 14 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 385 608 830
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.77% 14.57% 15.64%
As % of the General category 34.01% 36.02% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 329 416 716
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,659 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,250 £76,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,132 1,688 1,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 34.62% 40.45% 37.52%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1,057 1,621
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in the East Midlands

Finance
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Finance in the East Midlands

Finance
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 9 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Finance in the East Midlands

Finance
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 9 April 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire -2 146 £57,500 +27.78% 38
Leicestershire +41 104 £43,000 +4.88% 12
Northamptonshire -14 75 £47,500 -20.83% 8
Derbyshire -6 45 £45,000 +28.57% 15
Lincolnshire -7 9 £33,813 -15.47% 8
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Finance.

1 95 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (20.26%) JavaScript
3 65 (16.88%) CSS
4 64 (16.62%) SQL
5 60 (15.58%) Java
6 58 (15.06%) Microsoft
7 55 (14.29%) Degree
8 53 (13.77%) AWS
9 48 (12.47%) Analytics
10 47 (12.21%) Azure
11 46 (11.95%) HTML
11 46 (11.95%) .NET
12 45 (11.69%) C#
13 44 (11.43%) Oracle
13 44 (11.43%) Software Engineering
14 42 (10.91%) Project Management
14 42 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
15 41 (10.65%) SQL Server
16 39 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 37 (9.61%) ITIL
18 36 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
19 35 (9.09%) Banking
19 35 (9.09%) QA
20 34 (8.83%) JIRA
20 34 (8.83%) Retail
20 34 (8.83%) Test Automation
20 34 (8.83%) SAP
20 34 (8.83%) AngularJS
21 33 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
22 32 (8.31%) SaaS

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 28 (7.27%) Apache Spark
2 10 (2.60%) Apache Solr
2 10 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 9 (2.34%) Confluence
3 9 (2.34%) SAS
4 7 (1.82%) Apache
4 7 (1.82%) JBoss
4 7 (1.82%) WildFly
5 6 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.04%) IIS
7 2 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (6.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 15 (3.90%) Photoshop
3 13 (3.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 13 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (3.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (2.34%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.52%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.52%) InDesign
6 2 (0.52%) SPSS
7 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (3.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 12 (3.12%) SAP CRM
2 12 (3.12%) SAP SD
3 8 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.56%) NetSuite
5 6 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.78%) Lawson
8 3 (0.78%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.78%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.26%) HFM
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 53 (13.77%) AWS
2 47 (12.21%) Azure
3 32 (8.31%) SaaS
4 20 (5.19%) Office 365
5 16 (4.16%) GCP
6 10 (2.60%) PaaS
7 8 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.82%) Azure Data Factory
9 6 (1.56%) Power Platform
10 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.04%) Smartsheet
11 3 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.78%) IaaS
12 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.52%) GitHub
12 2 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.52%) npm
12 2 (0.52%) Trello
13 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.16%) WAN
2 15 (3.90%) LAN
3 14 (3.64%) Firewall
4 10 (2.60%) Network Security
5 9 (2.34%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.08%) Internet
7 5 (1.30%) DHCP
7 5 (1.30%) DNS
7 5 (1.30%) VLAN
8 4 (1.04%) VoIP
8 4 (1.04%) Wireless
9 2 (0.52%) Extranet
9 2 (0.52%) HTTP
9 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.52%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.52%) Softphone
10 1 (0.26%) H.323
10 1 (0.26%) RTP
10 1 (0.26%) SSL
10 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.79%) Big Data
3 29 (7.53%) Hadoop
4 20 (5.19%) HBase
5 19 (4.94%) Apache Hive
5 19 (4.94%) Impala
6 17 (4.42%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.38%) SAP HANA
8 10 (2.60%) Data Mining
8 10 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.60%) Qlik Sense
8 10 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.82%) Ingres
9 7 (1.82%) MySQL
9 7 (1.82%) OLAP
9 7 (1.82%) Snowflake Schema
9 7 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (8.83%) JIRA
2 25 (6.49%) Jenkins
3 20 (5.19%) Selenium
4 14 (3.64%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.86%) JUnit
5 11 (2.86%) Maven
6 10 (2.60%) ANTLR
6 10 (2.60%) Artifactory
7 7 (1.82%) GitLab
7 7 (1.82%) Gradle
7 7 (1.82%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.82%) Zephyr
8 6 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.56%) ERwin
9 5 (1.30%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.04%) Postman
10 4 (1.04%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.78%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.78%) JMeter
11 3 (0.78%) PowerDesigner
General
1 35 (9.09%) Banking
2 34 (8.83%) Retail
3 23 (5.97%) Marketing
3 23 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.64%) Financial Institution
5 13 (3.38%) Back Office
6 10 (2.60%) Public Sector
7 9 (2.34%) Billing
8 7 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.56%) Legal
10 4 (1.04%) Electronics
10 4 (1.04%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Games
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Military
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (30.91%) Developer
2 36 (9.35%) Consultant
3 32 (8.31%) Senior Developer
4 29 (7.53%) Analyst
4 29 (7.53%) Java Developer
5 25 (6.49%) Project Manager
6 24 (6.23%) Lead Developer
7 21 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 20 (5.19%) .NET Developer
9 19 (4.94%) Senior Java Developer
10 16 (4.16%) Lead Java Developer
11 15 (3.90%) Designer
11 15 (3.90%) Software Engineer
12 14 (3.64%) Architect
13 13 (3.38%) Big Data Developer
13 13 (3.38%) Junior
13 13 (3.38%) Senior Big Data Developer
14 12 (3.12%) Junior Developer
14 12 (3.12%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 12 (3.12%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (16.88%) CSS
2 46 (11.95%) .NET
2 46 (11.95%) HTML
3 34 (8.83%) AngularJS
4 18 (4.68%) ASP.NET
5 17 (4.42%) Node.js
6 16 (4.16%) J2EE
6 16 (4.16%) React
7 14 (3.64%) RESTful
7 14 (3.64%) Vue.js
8 13 (3.38%) LESS
8 13 (3.38%) Sass
8 13 (3.38%) XML
9 12 (3.12%) Hibernate
9 12 (3.12%) jQuery
9 12 (3.12%) Spring
10 11 (2.86%) Kafka
11 10 (2.60%) HornetQ
11 10 (2.60%) JPA
11 10 (2.60%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (7.01%) Public Cloud
3 26 (6.75%) User Experience
4 25 (6.49%) Management Information System
5 20 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (2.86%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.08%) Cloud Native
8 8 (2.08%) CMDB
8 8 (2.08%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.82%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.04%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.04%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.04%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.04%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.78%) AS400
11 3 (0.78%) FMCG
11 3 (0.78%) Reference Data
11 3 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.97%) Linux
2 21 (5.45%) Windows
3 9 (2.34%) Unix
4 6 (1.56%) Windows 10
4 6 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.04%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.52%) Android
8 1 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (24.68%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (12.47%) Analytics
3 44 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 42 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
4 42 (10.91%) Project Management
5 39 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (9.61%) ITIL
7 34 (8.83%) Test Automation
8 33 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 30 (7.79%) DevOps
9 30 (7.79%) Fintech
10 29 (7.53%) CRM
10 29 (7.53%) Project Delivery
11 27 (7.01%) Change Management
11 27 (7.01%) Scrum
12 26 (6.75%) Service Delivery
13 24 (6.23%) Machine Learning
13 24 (6.23%) Service Management
14 23 (5.97%) Artificial Intelligence
15 22 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (20.26%) JavaScript
2 64 (16.62%) SQL
3 60 (15.58%) Java
4 45 (11.69%) C#
5 21 (5.45%) Scala
6 15 (3.90%) C++
7 13 (3.38%) T-SQL
8 11 (2.86%) Python
9 10 (2.60%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.82%) Java 8
10 7 (1.82%) PHP
11 6 (1.56%) C
12 4 (1.04%) PHP 7
13 3 (0.78%) Go
13 3 (0.78%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.52%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.52%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.26%) ES6
15 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 55 (14.29%) Degree
2 16 (4.16%) AWS Certification
3 12 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (2.86%) APMP
4 11 (2.86%) MAPM
5 10 (2.60%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.34%) ISEB
6 9 (2.34%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.08%) CCNA
7 8 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (2.08%) ISTQB
8 6 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.56%) MCSE
9 4 (1.04%) ACCA
9 4 (1.04%) CCIE
9 4 (1.04%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.04%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.04%) PMP
10 3 (0.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.09%) QA
2 14 (3.64%) PMO
3 12 (3.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (2.08%) GDPR
6 7 (1.82%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.82%) PCI DSS
7 5 (1.30%) SLA
8 4 (1.04%) COSHH
8 4 (1.04%) NIST
8 4 (1.04%) SEPA
9 2 (0.52%) COBIT
9 2 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.52%) RMADS
10 1 (0.26%) GAAP
10 1 (0.26%) IFRS
10 1 (0.26%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 15 (3.90%) Docker
2 12 (3.12%) HDFS
3 7 (1.82%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.52%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.52%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (3.64%) Puppet
2 10 (2.60%) Kubernetes
3 8 (2.08%) Ansible
4 7 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.56%) Oozie
6 4 (1.04%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.04%) SCCM
7 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.26%) SCOM
8 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 58 (15.06%) Microsoft
2 44 (11.43%) Oracle
3 34 (8.83%) SAP
4 19 (4.94%) Google
5 16 (4.16%) Adobe
6 14 (3.64%) Cisco
7 11 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 10 (2.60%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.56%) Remedy
9 6 (1.56%) Teradata
9 6 (1.56%) VMware
10 5 (1.30%) JD Edwards
11 4 (1.04%) F5
11 4 (1.04%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.04%) Tableau
12 3 (0.78%) Avaya
12 3 (0.78%) BiZZdesign
12 3 (0.78%) Epicor
12 3 (0.78%) IFS
12 3 (0.78%) SaltStack