Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 13 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 167 539 743
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.89% 13.30% 15.49%
As % of the General category 36.78% 38.34% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 156 425 603
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,125 £30,000 £29,075
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 454 1,406 1,911
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 35.03% 34.69% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 319 1,075 1,505
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,561 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +3.96%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 0 79 £57,500 +4.55% 18
Northamptonshire +5 38 £47,750 +4.37% 20
Derbyshire +2 32 £41,500 -27.83% 10
Leicestershire -15 11 £45,000 - 7
Lincolnshire -5 4 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 75 (44.91%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (26.95%) AWS
3 39 (23.35%) DevOps
4 36 (21.56%) Azure
5 32 (19.16%) C#
6 31 (18.56%) Microservices
7 30 (17.96%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (17.96%) Scrum
8 29 (17.37%) JavaScript
9 26 (15.57%) .NET
10 25 (14.97%) Oracle
11 24 (14.37%) SQL
11 24 (14.37%) Degree
12 23 (13.77%) Software Engineering
13 22 (13.17%) CSS
13 22 (13.17%) Analytics
14 21 (12.57%) Big Data
14 21 (12.57%) Hadoop
14 21 (12.57%) Microsoft
15 20 (11.98%) Data Modelling
15 20 (11.98%) Python
15 20 (11.98%) IT Strategy
16 19 (11.38%) ITIL
17 17 (10.18%) HTML
17 17 (10.18%) QA
17 17 (10.18%) JIRA
17 17 (10.18%) Test Automation
18 16 (9.58%) Java
19 15 (8.98%) MySQL
19 15 (8.98%) SQL Server

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 8 (4.79%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.99%) nginx
2 5 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.40%) Confluence
4 3 (1.80%) SAS
4 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.20%) IIS
5 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (8.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (7.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.20%) Adobe XD
5 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.20%) Sketch
6 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.60%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Eikon
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 45 (26.95%) AWS
2 36 (21.56%) Azure
3 15 (8.98%) GCP
4 14 (8.38%) SaaS
5 9 (5.39%) Power Platform
6 6 (3.59%) Amazon EKS
7 5 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.99%) Amazon ECS
7 5 (2.99%) Amazon S3
7 5 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (2.99%) npm
7 5 (2.99%) Office 365
7 5 (2.99%) Serverless
8 2 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.20%) Power Automate
8 2 (1.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.60%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.80%) LAN
2 2 (1.20%) 3G
2 2 (1.20%) 4G
2 2 (1.20%) Internet
2 2 (1.20%) IPv6
2 2 (1.20%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.20%) VSAN
2 2 (1.20%) Wireless
3 1 (0.60%) 5G
3 1 (0.60%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.60%) Firewall
3 1 (0.60%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.60%) LTE
3 1 (0.60%) MPLS
3 1 (0.60%) Network Security
3 1 (0.60%) PABX
3 1 (0.60%) Skype
3 1 (0.60%) WAN
3 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.60%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.57%) Big Data
1 21 (12.57%) Hadoop
2 15 (8.98%) MySQL
2 15 (8.98%) SQL Server
3 14 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (8.38%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.59%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.39%) HBase
6 7 (4.19%) Power BI
7 6 (3.59%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 6 (3.59%) OLTP
8 5 (2.99%) Amazon Aurora
8 5 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (2.99%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.99%) BigQuery
8 5 (2.99%) Data Lake
8 5 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.99%) QlikView
8 5 (2.99%) Snowflake Schema
8 5 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (10.18%) JIRA
2 12 (7.19%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.79%) ERwin
4 6 (3.59%) ER Studio
4 6 (3.59%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (2.99%) Grunt
5 5 (2.99%) gulp
5 5 (2.99%) jspm
5 5 (2.99%) Karma Test Runner
5 5 (2.99%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.20%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.20%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.20%) FishEye
7 2 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.20%) Selenium
7 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.60%) JMeter
8 1 (0.60%) Maven
General
1 15 (8.98%) Retail
2 8 (4.79%) Banking
3 6 (3.59%) Marketing
3 6 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.99%) Billing
4 5 (2.99%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.99%) Law
4 5 (2.99%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.40%) Social Housing
6 3 (1.80%) Legal
7 2 (1.20%) Back Office
7 2 (1.20%) Electronics
7 2 (1.20%) Games
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Local Government
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (25.75%) Developer
2 16 (9.58%) Architect
3 15 (8.98%) Analyst
4 12 (7.19%) Software Engineer
5 11 (6.59%) C# Developer
5 11 (6.59%) Project Manager
5 11 (6.59%) Senior Developer
6 10 (5.99%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (4.79%) Lead Developer
8 7 (4.19%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.59%) Contracts Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Data Architect
9 6 (3.59%) Data Modeller
9 6 (3.59%) Head of Technology
9 6 (3.59%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.59%) PHP Developer
10 5 (2.99%) .NET Architect
10 5 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.99%) ETL Developer
10 5 (2.99%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.57%) .NET
2 22 (13.17%) CSS
3 17 (10.18%) HTML
4 15 (8.98%) .NET Core
4 15 (8.98%) AngularJS
4 15 (8.98%) Web Services
5 14 (8.38%) REST
5 14 (8.38%) RESTful
6 12 (7.19%) JSON
7 11 (6.59%) ASP.NET
8 9 (5.39%) .NET Framework
9 7 (4.19%) Entity Framework
9 7 (4.19%) Node.js
10 6 (3.59%) LINQ
10 6 (3.59%) React
10 6 (3.59%) SOAP
11 5 (2.99%) Apache Avro
11 5 (2.99%) GraphQL
11 5 (2.99%) WCF
12 4 (2.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.98%) User Experience
3 10 (5.99%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.59%) Credit Risk
4 6 (3.59%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.59%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.99%) Cloud Native
5 5 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.99%) Replication
6 4 (2.40%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.40%) Wiki
7 2 (1.20%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.20%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.60%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.60%) Cyberattack
8 1 (0.60%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.19%) Unix
2 6 (3.59%) Windows
3 5 (2.99%) Linux
4 4 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (44.91%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (23.35%) DevOps
3 31 (18.56%) Microservices
4 30 (17.96%) Scrum
5 23 (13.77%) Software Engineering
6 22 (13.17%) Analytics
7 20 (11.98%) Data Modelling
7 20 (11.98%) IT Strategy
8 19 (11.38%) ITIL
9 17 (10.18%) Test Automation
10 15 (8.98%) Data Governance
10 15 (8.98%) SDLC
10 15 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (8.38%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (8.38%) Data Management
11 14 (8.38%) Project Management
12 13 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (7.78%) Contract Management
12 13 (7.78%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (7.19%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.16%) C#
2 29 (17.37%) JavaScript
3 24 (14.37%) SQL
4 20 (11.98%) Python
5 16 (9.58%) Java
6 9 (5.39%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.79%) PHP
8 5 (2.99%) Scala
8 5 (2.99%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.40%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.40%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.80%) C
10 3 (1.80%) Go
10 3 (1.80%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.20%) C++
11 2 (1.20%) VB
12 1 (0.60%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.60%) Perl
12 1 (0.60%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (14.37%) Degree
2 6 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (3.59%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.20%) CISA
4 2 (1.20%) CISSP
4 2 (1.20%) MCSE
4 2 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (1.20%) VCAP
4 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.60%) CCIE
5 1 (0.60%) CCNA
5 1 (0.60%) CCNP
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.60%) CISM
5 1 (0.60%) CRISC
5 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.60%) MAPM
5 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.18%) QA
2 10 (5.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (4.19%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.40%) PMO
5 2 (1.20%) SLA
6 1 (0.60%) Basel III
6 1 (0.60%) COBIT
6 1 (0.60%) COREP
6 1 (0.60%) COSHH
6 1 (0.60%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.60%) GDPR
6 1 (0.60%) IFRS
6 1 (0.60%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (5.99%) Docker
2 5 (2.99%) HDFS
2 5 (2.99%) Varnish
3 4 (2.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.20%) vCloud
5 2 (1.20%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (4.79%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.40%) Ansible
2 4 (2.40%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (1.80%) Packer
3 3 (1.80%) Terraform
4 2 (1.20%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.60%) Puppet
5 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (14.97%) Oracle
2 21 (12.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.19%) Google
3 12 (7.19%) Teradata
4 7 (4.19%) Ab Initio
4 7 (4.19%) Cloudera
5 5 (2.99%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.99%) Tableau
6 4 (2.40%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.40%) SAP
7 3 (1.80%) Adobe
7 3 (1.80%) Sun
7 3 (1.80%) VMware
8 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.20%) BiZZdesign
8 2 (1.20%) Dell
8 2 (1.20%) Informatica
8 2 (1.20%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 2 (1.20%) Spotify