Period
to

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 17 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 10 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 522 408 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.64% 13.32% 12.45%
As % of the General category 23.79% 23.18% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 272 274 157
10th Percentile £27,725 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £39,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £64,688 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £81,500
England median annual salary £68,823 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +8.33%

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 2,194 1,760 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 65.75% 57.44% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,246 1,229 703
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,750 £27,664
25th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £58,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £72,250 £72,500 £73,600
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%

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 17 August 2022.

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 17 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire +2 218 £55,000 +10.00% 56
Leicestershire -10 97 £40,000 -20.00% 16
Northamptonshire +2 95 £55,000 -2.22% 21
Derbyshire -1 65 £52,500 +26.68% 15
Lincolnshire +19 44 £57,500 +36.90% 19
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2022, 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.

1 165 (31.61%) Agile
2 157 (30.08%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (28.74%) Social Skills
4 139 (26.63%) Problem-Solving
5 137 (26.25%) Microsoft
6 130 (24.90%) SQL
7 125 (23.95%) Degree
8 115 (22.03%) Java
9 96 (18.39%) Azure
10 90 (17.24%) JavaScript
10 90 (17.24%) Python
11 85 (16.28%) AWS
12 82 (15.71%) Microservices
13 80 (15.33%) Computer Science
14 79 (15.13%) Project Management
15 74 (14.18%) Software Engineering
16 68 (13.03%) Test Automation
17 67 (12.84%) C#
18 66 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
18 66 (12.64%) Presentation Skills
19 65 (12.45%) .NET
20 62 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
21 61 (11.69%) Analytics
22 60 (11.49%) Mathematics
23 58 (11.11%) DevOps
24 57 (10.92%) Manufacturing
25 56 (10.73%) Management Information System
26 54 (10.34%) Retail
26 54 (10.34%) SDLC
27 52 (9.96%) JIRA

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 27 (5.17%) Confluence
1 27 (5.17%) SAS
2 18 (3.45%) MS Project Server
3 13 (2.49%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.72%) OpenStack
5 8 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.15%) IIS
6 6 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.77%) Apache
7 4 (0.77%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.77%) JBoss
7 4 (0.77%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.19%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.19%) Mule
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 42 (8.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (5.17%) Microsoft Project
3 25 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (3.07%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.77%) InVision
6 4 (0.77%) Sketch
7 3 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.38%) Eikon
3 2 (0.38%) IBM Planning Analytics
3 2 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.19%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 96 (18.39%) Azure
2 85 (16.28%) AWS
3 37 (7.09%) Power Platform
4 31 (5.94%) Serverless
5 29 (5.56%) GCP
5 29 (5.56%) Microsoft 365
6 26 (4.98%) Azure DevOps
7 21 (4.02%) SaaS
8 19 (3.64%) PaaS
9 18 (3.45%) OpenShift
10 17 (3.26%) Amazon ECS
10 17 (3.26%) Amazon EKS
11 15 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (2.87%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (2.30%) IaaS
13 11 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (2.11%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 11 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (1.92%) Amazon S3
14 10 (1.92%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.56%) WAN
2 22 (4.21%) Internet
3 16 (3.07%) HTTP
4 15 (2.87%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.49%) 5G
5 13 (2.49%) DNS
5 13 (2.49%) SD-WAN
6 12 (2.30%) Firewall
7 11 (2.11%) SMTP
8 9 (1.72%) LAN
9 6 (1.15%) VoIP
10 4 (0.77%) WLAN
11 3 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.57%) SAN
12 2 (0.38%) DAB
12 2 (0.38%) FTP
12 2 (0.38%) Wireless
13 1 (0.19%) SMS
13 1 (0.19%) VPN
13 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.13%) Power BI
3 24 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 16 (3.07%) Tableau
7 13 (2.49%) Big Data
8 12 (2.30%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.92%) DynamoDB
10 9 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.34%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (0.77%) BigQuery
13 4 (0.77%) MySQL
14 3 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.57%) Flink
14 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 52 (9.96%) JIRA
2 32 (6.13%) Jenkins
3 30 (5.75%) Git (software)
4 20 (3.83%) Postman
5 18 (3.45%) Cypress.io
6 11 (2.11%) Selenium
7 10 (1.92%) Gradle
8 8 (1.53%) Maven
9 7 (1.34%) CircleCI
9 7 (1.34%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.34%) GitLab
9 7 (1.34%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.34%) Subversion
10 6 (1.15%) JMeter
10 6 (1.15%) JUnit
11 5 (0.96%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.96%) git-flow
11 5 (0.96%) Mockito
12 4 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 157 (30.08%) Analytical Skills
2 150 (28.74%) Social Skills
3 66 (12.64%) Presentation Skills
4 57 (10.92%) Manufacturing
5 54 (10.34%) Retail
6 47 (9.00%) Legal
6 47 (9.00%) Marketing
7 39 (7.47%) Law
8 32 (6.13%) Public Sector
9 31 (5.94%) Aerospace
10 30 (5.75%) Financial Institution
11 22 (4.21%) Influencing Skills
12 21 (4.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 20 (3.83%) Aviation
14 13 (2.49%) Organisational Skills
15 12 (2.30%) Telecoms
16 7 (1.34%) Games
17 6 (1.15%) Electronics
18 3 (0.57%) Back Office
18 3 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (13.98%) Graduate
2 69 (13.22%) Analyst
3 63 (12.07%) Developer
4 52 (9.96%) Project Manager
5 37 (7.09%) Software Engineer
6 35 (6.70%) Architect
7 33 (6.32%) IT Manager
8 30 (5.75%) IT Project Manager
9 27 (5.17%) Trainee
10 22 (4.21%) Programmer
10 22 (4.21%) Statistical Programmer
11 21 (4.02%) Business Analyst
12 20 (3.83%) Test Engineer
13 19 (3.64%) Auditor
13 19 (3.64%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 19 (3.64%) IT Auditor
13 19 (3.64%) IT Graduate
14 18 (3.45%) Trainee Software Engineer
15 17 (3.26%) .NET Developer
15 17 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (12.45%) .NET
2 30 (5.75%) HTML
3 27 (5.17%) XML
4 26 (4.98%) REST
5 24 (4.60%) CSS
6 23 (4.41%) React
6 23 (4.41%) RESTful
7 20 (3.83%) .NET Framework
8 18 (3.45%) .NET Core
8 18 (3.45%) JSON
9 17 (3.26%) Node.js
10 16 (3.07%) ASP.NET
11 14 (2.68%) GraphQL
11 14 (2.68%) Kafka
12 12 (2.30%) Elastic Stack
12 12 (2.30%) Web Services
13 11 (2.11%) AngularJS
13 11 (2.11%) Spring
14 10 (1.92%) Apollo GraphQL
14 10 (1.92%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.73%) Management Information System
2 32 (6.13%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (4.02%) Cloud Native
4 18 (3.45%) Life Science
4 18 (3.45%) Public Cloud
5 17 (3.26%) Data Centre
6 14 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.68%) Virtual Team
7 11 (2.11%) Data Structures
7 11 (2.11%) Housing Association
7 11 (2.11%) Tandem
7 11 (2.11%) User Experience
8 10 (1.92%) Driving Licence
8 10 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.72%) NHS
9 9 (1.72%) Satnav
10 7 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.34%) Legacy Systems
11 6 (1.15%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.43%) Windows
2 34 (6.51%) Linux
3 18 (3.45%) Unix
4 9 (1.72%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.96%) AIX
6 2 (0.38%) Android
6 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (31.61%) Agile
2 139 (26.63%) Problem-Solving
3 82 (15.71%) Microservices
4 80 (15.33%) Computer Science
5 79 (15.13%) Project Management
6 74 (14.18%) Software Engineering
7 68 (13.03%) Test Automation
8 66 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
9 62 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 61 (11.69%) Analytics
11 60 (11.49%) Mathematics
12 58 (11.11%) DevOps
13 54 (10.34%) SDLC
14 50 (9.58%) Time Management
15 47 (9.00%) ERP
16 45 (8.62%) Mentoring
17 43 (8.24%) Customer Service
17 43 (8.24%) Decision-Making
18 41 (7.85%) Scrum
19 36 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 130 (24.90%) SQL
2 115 (22.03%) Java
3 90 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 90 (17.24%) Python
4 67 (12.84%) C#
5 23 (4.41%) TypeScript
6 20 (3.83%) C++
6 20 (3.83%) PowerShell
7 18 (3.45%) MATLAB
8 12 (2.30%) Bash
9 11 (2.11%) C
9 11 (2.11%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.34%) Bicep
10 7 (1.34%) Go
10 7 (1.34%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.15%) R
12 5 (0.96%) Groovy
12 5 (0.96%) PHP
12 5 (0.96%) VB
12 5 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 125 (23.95%) Degree
2 41 (7.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (5.36%) Numerate Degree
4 20 (3.83%) AWS Certification
5 19 (3.64%) ISACA
6 17 (3.26%) ISTQB
7 16 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (1.92%) AWS Certified Developer
10 9 (1.72%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
10 9 (1.72%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.72%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.34%) PMP
12 5 (0.96%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
12 5 (0.96%) Azure Certification
12 5 (0.96%) CAPM
12 5 (0.96%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.96%) MCSE
12 5 (0.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 22 (4.21%) Good Clinical Practice
1 22 (4.21%) QA
2 16 (3.07%) PMO
3 14 (2.68%) GRC
4 10 (1.92%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.53%) CDISC
6 7 (1.34%) SLA
7 6 (1.15%) GDPR
7 6 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.96%) Accessibility
9 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
11 2 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.38%) NIST
11 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.19%) ECSS
12 1 (0.19%) JTAG
12 1 (0.19%) P3O
12 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (5.94%) Docker
2 8 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.19%) Firmware
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (8.43%) Kubernetes
2 24 (4.60%) Terraform
3 20 (3.83%) Ansible
4 10 (1.92%) Grafana
5 9 (1.72%) Puppet
6 5 (0.96%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.38%) HP ALM
8 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.38%) SCCM
8 2 (0.38%) WebSphere Cast Iron
9 1 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 137 (26.25%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.75%) Oracle
2 30 (5.75%) Salesforce.com
3 28 (5.36%) SAP
4 20 (3.83%) Google
5 12 (2.30%) ServiceNow
6 10 (1.92%) Apple
6 10 (1.92%) Cadence
7 9 (1.72%) Rackspace
8 8 (1.53%) Splunk
9 7 (1.34%) IBM
9 7 (1.34%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.15%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.15%) VMware
11 5 (0.96%) Citrix
11 5 (0.96%) Dynatrace
12 4 (0.77%) Adobe
12 4 (0.77%) Hotjar
13 3 (0.57%) HP
13 3 (0.57%) Palantir