Period
to 5 March 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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East Midlands
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 14 14
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 334 413 636
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.05% 11.66% 15.10%
As % of the General category 32.81% 35.18% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 325 350 489
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 1,018 1,174 1,714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 39.77% 33.15% 40.70%
Number of salaries quoted 793 931 1,132
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £25,763
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +5.77%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Nottinghamshire 0 110 £52,500 -8.70% 24
Derbyshire +1 74 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Northamptonshire +13 69 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Leicestershire -17 36 £55,000 +44.74% 21
Lincolnshire +10 16 £50,000 +37.93% 3
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 122 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (27.84%) JavaScript
3 81 (24.25%) AWS
4 78 (23.35%) Software Engineering
5 76 (22.75%) Microservices
6 67 (20.06%) Java
7 66 (19.76%) .NET
7 66 (19.76%) Azure
8 65 (19.46%) C#
9 59 (17.66%) DevOps
10 51 (15.27%) Fintech
10 51 (15.27%) QA
11 44 (13.17%) SQL
12 42 (12.57%) Python
13 39 (11.68%) Microsoft
14 37 (11.08%) Test Automation
15 35 (10.48%) Scrum
16 34 (10.18%) OO
16 34 (10.18%) ASP.NET
17 33 (9.88%) Degree
18 31 (9.28%) Node.js
18 31 (9.28%) .NET Core
19 29 (8.68%) User Experience
19 29 (8.68%) AngularJS
19 29 (8.68%) Analytics
19 29 (8.68%) Relational Database
20 26 (7.78%) ERP
20 26 (7.78%) JSON
20 26 (7.78%) Greenfield Project
21 25 (7.49%) NetSuite

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 5 (1.50%) IIS
2 4 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.20%) Tomcat
3 3 (0.90%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.90%) nginx
4 1 (0.30%) Confluence
4 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (3.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.30%) Figma
5 1 (0.30%) InVision
Business Applications
1 25 (7.49%) NetSuite
2 10 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.20%) Eikon
5 3 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.90%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.90%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.90%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 81 (24.25%) AWS
2 66 (19.76%) Azure
3 14 (4.19%) Dynamics 365
4 13 (3.89%) GCP
5 11 (3.29%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (2.99%) Serverless
7 9 (2.69%) Power Platform
8 4 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.20%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.20%) npm
8 4 (1.20%) Power Automate
8 4 (1.20%) SaaS
9 3 (0.90%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (0.90%) Amazon EKS
9 3 (0.90%) Apple Pay
9 3 (0.90%) FinancialForce
9 3 (0.90%) Google Pay
9 3 (0.90%) Microsoft 365
10 2 (0.60%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.30%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.80%) Wireless
2 3 (0.90%) 3G
2 3 (0.90%) 4G
2 3 (0.90%) 5G
2 3 (0.90%) Broadband
3 2 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.30%) DHCP
4 1 (0.30%) DNS
4 1 (0.30%) Firewall
4 1 (0.30%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.30%) LAN
4 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.30%) VPN
4 1 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.68%) Relational Database
2 23 (6.89%) SQL Server
3 18 (5.39%) Big Data
3 18 (5.39%) Hadoop
4 14 (4.19%) HBase
5 11 (3.29%) Apache Hive
5 11 (3.29%) Data Lake
5 11 (3.29%) Spark SQL
6 10 (2.99%) Impala
7 8 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.40%) MySQL
7 8 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.10%) Power BI
9 5 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.20%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (1.20%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.90%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 14 (4.19%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.99%) JIRA
3 7 (2.10%) Grunt
3 7 (2.10%) Selenium
4 6 (1.80%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.50%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.50%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.20%) gulp
7 3 (0.90%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.90%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.90%) MSTest
7 3 (0.90%) NUnit
7 3 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.90%) Protractor
7 3 (0.90%) webpack
8 2 (0.60%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.60%) jspm
8 2 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 25 (7.49%) Law
2 23 (6.89%) Retail
3 22 (6.59%) Marketing
4 11 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.69%) Banking
6 9 (2.69%) Public Sector
7 7 (2.10%) Electronics
7 7 (2.10%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.50%) Games
8 5 (1.50%) General Ledger
8 5 (1.50%) Legal
9 2 (0.60%) Housing Association
10 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 113 (33.83%) Developer
2 40 (11.98%) Software Engineer
3 29 (8.68%) Analyst
4 24 (7.19%) Senior Software Engineer
5 23 (6.89%) Administrator
6 21 (6.29%) Linux Engineer
6 21 (6.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 20 (5.99%) C Software Engineer
7 20 (5.99%) C# Developer
7 20 (5.99%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (5.99%) C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (5.99%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 20 (5.99%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (5.09%) Architect
8 17 (5.09%) Node.js Developer
9 16 (4.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (4.79%) Senior Developer
10 14 (4.19%) .NET Developer
10 14 (4.19%) Business Analyst
10 14 (4.19%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (19.76%) .NET
2 34 (10.18%) ASP.NET
3 31 (9.28%) .NET Core
3 31 (9.28%) Node.js
4 29 (8.68%) AngularJS
5 26 (7.78%) JSON
6 24 (7.19%) React
6 24 (7.19%) REST
7 23 (6.89%) Web Services
8 15 (4.49%) CSS
8 15 (4.49%) RESTful
9 14 (4.19%) HTML
10 12 (3.59%) Spring
11 9 (2.69%) Middleware
12 8 (2.40%) JPA
12 8 (2.40%) Oracle Fusion
12 8 (2.40%) SOAP
13 7 (2.10%) jQuery
14 6 (1.80%) .NET Framework
14 6 (1.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.68%) User Experience
2 26 (7.78%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.69%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.80%) Cloud Native
6 6 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.20%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.90%) Graphic Design
8 3 (0.90%) Replication
9 2 (0.60%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.60%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.60%) IVR
9 2 (0.60%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.60%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.30%) Life Science
10 1 (0.30%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.89%) Linux
2 11 (3.29%) Windows
3 5 (1.50%) Unix
4 4 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (23.35%) Software Engineering
3 76 (22.75%) Microservices
4 59 (17.66%) DevOps
5 51 (15.27%) Fintech
6 37 (11.08%) Test Automation
7 35 (10.48%) Scrum
8 34 (10.18%) OO
9 29 (8.68%) Analytics
10 26 (7.78%) ERP
11 25 (7.49%) Artificial Intelligence
11 25 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (7.19%) Data Engineering
12 24 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (6.59%) Regression Testing
14 19 (5.69%) Business Analysis
14 19 (5.69%) ETL
15 18 (5.39%) Machine Learning
16 17 (5.09%) Collaborative Working
17 15 (4.49%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 93 (27.84%) JavaScript
2 67 (20.06%) Java
3 65 (19.46%) C#
4 44 (13.17%) SQL
5 42 (12.57%) Python
6 24 (7.19%) C
7 22 (6.59%) C++
8 21 (6.29%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.40%) Java 8
9 8 (2.40%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.10%) R
11 6 (1.80%) PHP
11 6 (1.80%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.80%) Ruby
11 6 (1.80%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.20%) Groovy
12 4 (1.20%) Scala
12 4 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.90%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (9.88%) Degree
2 3 (0.90%) CISA
2 3 (0.90%) CISSP
2 3 (0.90%) CRISC
2 3 (0.90%) HNC
3 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.30%) CBAP
4 1 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.30%) ISEB
4 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (15.27%) QA
2 6 (1.80%) SLA
3 3 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.60%) Good Clinical Practice
5 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.30%) GDPR
5 1 (0.30%) GxP
5 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.30%) NCSC
5 1 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (4.79%) Docker
2 10 (2.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 10 (2.99%) HDFS
3 3 (0.90%) Varnish
4 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (2.99%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (2.10%) Ansible
2 7 (2.10%) Terraform
3 6 (1.80%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.90%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 39 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.99%) Oracle
3 15 (4.49%) Sun
4 14 (4.19%) SAP
5 11 (3.29%) Cloudera
6 8 (2.40%) Google
7 6 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.20%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.90%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.90%) Klarna
9 3 (0.90%) PayPal
9 3 (0.90%) Sage
9 3 (0.90%) Solace
9 3 (0.90%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.60%) Facebook
10 2 (0.60%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.60%) Twitter
10 2 (0.60%) webMethods
10 2 (0.60%) YouTube
11 1 (0.30%) Becrypt