Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 450 184 511
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.23% 13.45% 13.11%
As % of the General category 21.07% 26.40% 26.02%
Number of salaries quoted 283 147 410
10th Percentile £33,326 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,000 £35,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £91,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 2,136 697 1,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 62.81% 50.95% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,309 568 1,601
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,664 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £44,371 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.42% +3.19% +1.18%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,600 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,822
% change year-on-year - +6.83% +3.50%

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 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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
Northamptonshire +5 138 £57,500 +13.86% 38
Nottinghamshire +1 119 £55,000 -16.46% 30
Leicestershire +14 85 £45,000 -14.29% 33
Derbyshire -7 63 £40,385 -2.69% 14
Lincolnshire +1 29 £42,500 +41.67% 17
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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.

1 155 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (33.11%) Social Skills
3 82 (18.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 82 (18.22%) Retail
4 79 (17.56%) Project Management
5 77 (17.11%) SQL
6 60 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 57 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
8 56 (12.44%) Microsoft
8 56 (12.44%) Azure
9 55 (12.22%) Analytics
10 52 (11.56%) ERP
11 51 (11.33%) Degree
12 49 (10.89%) Banking
13 48 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (10.22%) SAP
15 44 (9.78%) Waterfall
16 42 (9.33%) JavaScript
16 42 (9.33%) Manufacturing
17 41 (9.11%) Management Information System
18 40 (8.89%) Oracle
18 40 (8.89%) SLA
18 40 (8.89%) Python
18 40 (8.89%) Mentoring
19 39 (8.67%) DevOps
19 39 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
19 39 (8.67%) Service Delivery
20 38 (8.44%) SQL Server
20 38 (8.44%) Time Management
21 35 (7.78%) Business Analysis

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 (1.78%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.33%) IIS
3 5 (1.11%) SAS
4 1 (0.22%) Apache
4 1 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.22%) CMS
4 1 (0.22%) Confluence
4 1 (0.22%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (7.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.44%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.44%) Figma
6 1 (0.22%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 13 (2.89%) IntelliMatch
1 13 (2.89%) SAP FI
2 12 (2.67%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (2.00%) SAP CO
3 9 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.11%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.89%) Maximo
5 4 (0.89%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.44%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.22%) Eikon
8 1 (0.22%) iTrent
8 1 (0.22%) JDE OneWorld
8 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.22%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 56 (12.44%) Azure
2 31 (6.89%) AWS
3 26 (5.78%) Power Platform
4 15 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
5 11 (2.44%) Azure Data Factory
5 11 (2.44%) SaaS
6 9 (2.00%) Microsoft 365
7 7 (1.56%) GCP
8 5 (1.11%) npm
8 5 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.89%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (0.89%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.67%) Apple Pay
10 3 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.67%) Google Pay
10 3 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.11%) SMS
2 4 (0.89%) Firewall
3 2 (0.44%) SAN
4 1 (0.22%) BGP
4 1 (0.22%) DNS
4 1 (0.22%) MPLS
4 1 (0.22%) OSPF
4 1 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.22%) SSL
4 1 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.11%) Power BI
3 21 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (4.22%) Tableau
5 18 (4.00%) Hadoop
6 17 (3.78%) MySQL
7 15 (3.33%) Apache Hive
7 15 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.22%) Big Data
9 9 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.11%) Data Lake
10 5 (1.11%) Metadata
10 5 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.89%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (0.89%) SAP BW
11 4 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 31 (6.89%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.56%) JIRA
3 7 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (1.33%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.11%) webpack
6 4 (0.89%) ESLint
6 4 (0.89%) PHPUnit
6 4 (0.89%) Selenium
7 3 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.44%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.44%) LSMW
8 2 (0.44%) Subversion
8 2 (0.44%) Toad
8 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.22%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.22%) Grunt
9 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.22%) PuPHPet
9 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.22%) Zephyr
General
1 149 (33.11%) Social Skills
2 82 (18.22%) Retail
3 57 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (10.89%) Banking
5 42 (9.33%) Manufacturing
6 28 (6.22%) Organisational Skills
7 20 (4.44%) Influencing Skills
8 19 (4.22%) Law
9 18 (4.00%) Marketing
10 16 (3.56%) Presentation Skills
11 15 (3.33%) Legal
12 12 (2.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 9 (2.00%) Billing
13 9 (2.00%) Telecoms
14 6 (1.33%) Public Sector
15 4 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.44%) Advertising
16 2 (0.44%) Back Office
16 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 88 (19.56%) Developer
2 84 (18.67%) Analyst
3 39 (8.67%) Project Manager
4 35 (7.78%) Business Analyst
5 31 (6.89%) Consultant
6 29 (6.44%) Software Developer
7 27 (6.00%) Architect
8 22 (4.89%) IT Manager
9 21 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 14 (3.11%) PHP Developer
12 13 (2.89%) Delivery Manager
12 13 (2.89%) Financial Analyst
13 12 (2.67%) Lead Developer
14 11 (2.44%) Operations Manager
14 11 (2.44%) Senior Developer
15 10 (2.22%) Data Scientist
15 10 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
15 10 (2.22%) Service Analyst
15 10 (2.22%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (7.11%) .NET
2 25 (5.56%) HTML
3 20 (4.44%) CSS
4 12 (2.67%) .NET Core
4 12 (2.67%) Bokeh
4 12 (2.67%) PySpark
5 11 (2.44%) .NET Framework
5 11 (2.44%) HTML5
5 11 (2.44%) Web Services
6 10 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 10 (2.22%) Node.js
6 10 (2.22%) RESTful
7 9 (2.00%) jQuery
7 9 (2.00%) JSON
8 8 (1.78%) AngularJS
9 7 (1.56%) React
10 6 (1.33%) Blazor
10 6 (1.33%) LESS
10 6 (1.33%) MDX
10 6 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.11%) Management Information System
2 17 (3.78%) Algorithms
3 12 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
4 8 (1.78%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (1.78%) User Experience
5 7 (1.56%) Virtual Team
6 6 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 6 (1.33%) IVR
7 5 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.89%) Credit Risk
8 4 (0.89%) Cyber Defence
8 4 (0.89%) Cyberattack
8 4 (0.89%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (0.89%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.89%) FMCG
8 4 (0.89%) Housing Association
8 4 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (0.67%) Biotechnology
9 3 (0.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.78%) Linux
2 17 (3.78%) Windows
3 8 (1.78%) Mac OS
4 6 (1.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.89%) Android
5 4 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.44%) Unix
7 1 (0.22%) AIX
7 1 (0.22%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (18.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 79 (17.56%) Project Management
4 55 (12.22%) Analytics
5 52 (11.56%) ERP
6 48 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
7 44 (9.78%) Waterfall
8 40 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 39 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 39 (8.67%) DevOps
9 39 (8.67%) Service Delivery
10 38 (8.44%) Time Management
11 35 (7.78%) Business Analysis
11 35 (7.78%) Scrum
12 34 (7.56%) Change Management
13 33 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
14 32 (7.11%) Visualisation
15 30 (6.67%) Decision-Making
15 30 (6.67%) Facilities Management
16 28 (6.22%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 77 (17.11%) SQL
2 42 (9.33%) JavaScript
3 40 (8.89%) Python
4 31 (6.89%) C#
5 22 (4.89%) T-SQL
6 17 (3.78%) R
7 16 (3.56%) PHP
8 15 (3.33%) Java
9 14 (3.11%) VBA
10 12 (2.67%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.22%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 7 (1.56%) C
14 5 (1.11%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.67%) Go
15 3 (0.67%) Scala
16 2 (0.44%) PHP 7
16 2 (0.44%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.22%) Apple Swift
17 1 (0.22%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 51 (11.33%) Degree
2 12 (2.67%) Master's Degree
3 8 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.78%) PMP
4 6 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.11%) ISEB
6 4 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.44%) MCSA
8 2 (0.44%) MCSE
8 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.22%) CISSP
9 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.22%) OCA
9 1 (0.22%) OCP
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.89%) SLA
2 34 (7.56%) QA
3 17 (3.78%) PMO
4 13 (2.89%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.78%) GRC
6 6 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.89%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.67%) IFRS
9 1 (0.22%) GDPR
9 1 (0.22%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.22%) NIST
System Software
1 7 (1.56%) Docker
2 6 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.44%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.44%) XenApp
5 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.22%) HDFS
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.78%) Terraform
2 5 (1.11%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.67%) Ansible
3 3 (0.67%) HP ALM
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.44%) Consul
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.44%) WSUS
5 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.22%) Nessus
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.22%) SCCM
5 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 56 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 46 (10.22%) SAP
3 40 (8.89%) Oracle
4 14 (3.11%) Pega
5 9 (2.00%) Informatica
5 9 (2.00%) JD Edwards
6 8 (1.78%) Google
7 6 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.89%) Ab Initio
8 4 (0.89%) Teradata
8 4 (0.89%) VMware
9 3 (0.67%) Genesys
9 3 (0.67%) HP
9 3 (0.67%) Klarna
9 3 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (0.67%) MuleSoft
9 3 (0.67%) PayPal
9 3 (0.67%) Sun
9 3 (0.67%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.44%) Palo Alto