Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 12 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,708 1,848 2,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.96% 15.46% 17.70%
As % of the General category 41.30% 42.42% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,146 1,439 1,936
East of England median annual salary £51,325 £45,001 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.05% -10.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,136 4,356 5,026
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.23% 36.44% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,889 3,312 4,091
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in the East of England

Finance
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in the East of England.

Salary trend for Finance in the East of England

Finance
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in the East of England

Finance
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +13 619 £46,500 +3.33% 78
Hertfordshire -6 531 £55,000 +10.00% 66
Essex +4 306 £50,000 +11.11% 39
Bedfordshire -7 122 £49,000 -2.00% 28
Suffolk +3 92 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Norfolk -8 32 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 of England region with a requirement for Finance.

1 473 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (23.07%) SQL
3 338 (19.79%) Microsoft
4 247 (14.46%) SQL Server
4 247 (14.46%) Degree
5 243 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
6 226 (13.23%) .NET
7 213 (12.47%) Project Management
8 211 (12.35%) JavaScript
9 199 (11.65%) Windows
10 197 (11.53%) Problem-Solving
11 190 (11.12%) C#
12 187 (10.95%) Creative Thinking
13 184 (10.77%) Java
14 172 (10.07%) Scrum
15 159 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
16 156 (9.13%) ERP
16 156 (9.13%) TDD
17 154 (9.02%) Oracle
18 151 (8.84%) AngularJS
19 150 (8.78%) Microsoft Azure
20 141 (8.26%) ITIL
21 136 (7.96%) Linux
22 132 (7.73%) Retail
22 132 (7.73%) SDLC
23 130 (7.61%) HTML
24 128 (7.49%) Amazon AWS
25 120 (7.03%) CSS
26 119 (6.97%) ASP.NET
27 118 (6.91%) Software Engineering

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 32 (1.87%) SharePoint
2 30 (1.76%) MS Exchange
3 27 (1.58%) Confluence
4 25 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
5 24 (1.41%) WebLogic
6 21 (1.23%) OpenStack
7 19 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 18 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (1.05%) WebSphere
9 14 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (0.64%) Apache
11 11 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (0.64%) SAS
12 10 (0.59%) WordPress
13 8 (0.47%) Apache Spark
13 8 (0.47%) IBM Notes
13 8 (0.47%) IIS
14 5 (0.29%) CMS
14 5 (0.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 98 (5.74%) Microsoft Office
2 94 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 47 (2.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.94%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.64%) Chatbot
8 7 (0.41%) RoboHelp
9 5 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.059%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.059%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.059%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.059%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 61 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 34 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (1.81%) NetSuite
4 24 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 22 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 18 (1.05%) SAP CO
6 18 (1.05%) SAP FI
6 18 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
7 16 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
7 16 (0.94%) SAP Business One
8 15 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
8 15 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
9 13 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 13 (0.76%) HFM
10 12 (0.70%) Documaker
10 12 (0.70%) Infor M3
11 11 (0.64%) Cognos TM1
11 11 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
11 11 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
12 10 (0.59%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 150 (8.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (7.49%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (3.16%) SaaS
4 51 (2.99%) Office 365
5 45 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
6 28 (1.64%) GitHub
7 17 (1.00%) npm
8 15 (0.88%) OpenShift
9 13 (0.76%) IaaS
10 6 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
10 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (0.29%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.29%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
13 3 (0.18%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.75%) TCP/IP
2 40 (2.34%) LAN
3 39 (2.28%) HTTP
4 35 (2.05%) DNS
4 35 (2.05%) Firewall
5 32 (1.87%) WAN
6 31 (1.81%) Network Security
7 29 (1.70%) DHCP
8 28 (1.64%) Internet
9 26 (1.52%) Ethernet
10 23 (1.35%) VoIP
11 22 (1.29%) Intrusion Detection
12 20 (1.17%) Intranet
12 20 (1.17%) SMS
12 20 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (1.05%) FTP
14 16 (0.94%) SSL
15 15 (0.88%) VPN
15 15 (0.88%) WebEx
16 14 (0.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 71 (4.16%) MongoDB
4 66 (3.86%) Big Data
5 56 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (3.22%) NoSQL
7 49 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
9 38 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 34 (1.99%) Oracle Database
10 34 (1.99%) Relational Database
11 29 (1.70%) RavenDB
12 26 (1.52%) MySQL
12 26 (1.52%) Power BI
13 21 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
15 15 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
15 15 (0.88%) Hadoop
16 14 (0.82%) GIS
16 14 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 84 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 59 (3.45%) JIRA
3 47 (2.75%) Selenium
4 36 (2.11%) Cucumber
5 34 (1.99%) NUnit
6 33 (1.93%) Jenkins
7 32 (1.87%) Visual Studio
8 28 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
9 21 (1.23%) Jasmine
10 20 (1.17%) gulp
10 20 (1.17%) webpack
11 18 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
13 16 (0.94%) Subversion
14 14 (0.82%) Maven
14 14 (0.82%) WebDriver
15 12 (0.70%) Gerrit
15 12 (0.70%) TeamCity
16 11 (0.64%) SpecFlow
16 11 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 132 (7.73%) Retail
2 117 (6.85%) Marketing
3 99 (5.80%) Manufacturing
4 86 (5.04%) Banking
5 68 (3.98%) Legal
6 65 (3.81%) Advertising
7 44 (2.58%) Telecoms
8 30 (1.76%) Games
9 24 (1.41%) Billing
10 20 (1.17%) Electronics
11 16 (0.94%) General Ledger
11 16 (0.94%) Law
12 11 (0.64%) Back Office
13 10 (0.59%) Automotive
14 6 (0.35%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.29%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.29%) Military
16 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.23%) Publishing
17 3 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 311 (18.21%) Developer
2 298 (17.45%) Analyst
3 140 (8.20%) Project Manager
4 111 (6.50%) Consultant
5 108 (6.32%) Business Analyst
6 98 (5.74%) .NET Developer
7 77 (4.51%) Architect
8 66 (3.86%) Java Developer
9 60 (3.51%) C# Developer
10 59 (3.45%) Software Developer
11 51 (2.99%) Software Engineer
12 46 (2.69%) C# .NET Developer
13 44 (2.58%) Team Leader
14 42 (2.46%) Senior Developer
15 41 (2.40%) Systems Analyst
16 39 (2.28%) Senior Manager
17 37 (2.17%) Technical Manager
18 36 (2.11%) Account Manager
19 35 (2.05%) Business Manager
20 34 (1.99%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (13.23%) .NET
2 151 (8.84%) AngularJS
3 130 (7.61%) HTML
4 120 (7.03%) CSS
5 119 (6.97%) ASP.NET
6 90 (5.27%) Web Services
7 81 (4.74%) XML
8 70 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 70 (4.10%) HTML5
9 67 (3.92%) .NET Framework
10 62 (3.63%) RESTful
11 52 (3.04%) Spring
12 49 (2.87%) REST
13 45 (2.63%) CSS3
14 44 (2.58%) jQuery
15 41 (2.40%) Middleware
16 38 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 38 (2.22%) WPF
17 33 (1.93%) EDI
18 31 (1.81%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 243 (14.23%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (6.73%) Fintech
3 97 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 90 (5.27%) Management Information System
5 67 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
6 64 (3.75%) Data Centre
7 48 (2.81%) Driving Licence
8 40 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
9 34 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (1.76%) NHS
11 29 (1.70%) Algorithms
11 29 (1.70%) Mobile App
12 27 (1.58%) User Experience
13 24 (1.41%) Private Cloud
14 18 (1.05%) Reinsurance
15 17 (1.00%) Media Streaming
15 17 (1.00%) Online Games
16 15 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 14 (0.82%) Clustering
17 14 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 199 (11.65%) Windows
2 136 (7.96%) Linux
3 80 (4.68%) Windows Server
4 42 (2.46%) Windows 10
5 41 (2.40%) Unix
6 38 (2.22%) Windows 7
6 38 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (2.11%) Android
8 33 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (1.76%) Apple iOS
10 28 (1.64%) Solaris
11 23 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (1.05%) CentOS
12 18 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.059%) AIX
13 1 (0.059%) FreeRTOS
13 1 (0.059%) VMS
13 1 (0.059%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 473 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (12.47%) Project Management
3 197 (11.53%) Problem-Solving
4 187 (10.95%) Creative Thinking
5 172 (10.07%) Scrum
6 159 (9.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 156 (9.13%) ERP
7 156 (9.13%) TDD
8 141 (8.26%) ITIL
9 132 (7.73%) SDLC
10 118 (6.91%) Software Engineering
11 116 (6.79%) MVC
12 111 (6.50%) Mentoring
13 108 (6.32%) Test Automation
14 105 (6.15%) CRM
15 97 (5.68%) OO
16 96 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
17 91 (5.33%) PRINCE2
18 89 (5.21%) E-Commerce
19 88 (5.15%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 394 (23.07%) SQL
2 211 (12.35%) JavaScript
3 190 (11.12%) C#
4 184 (10.77%) Java
5 94 (5.50%) Python
6 76 (4.45%) PowerShell
6 76 (4.45%) T-SQL
7 44 (2.58%) C++
8 39 (2.28%) PHP
9 38 (2.22%) PL/SQL
10 35 (2.05%) C
11 32 (1.87%) Scala
12 29 (1.70%) TypeScript
13 27 (1.58%) VBA
14 26 (1.52%) Ruby
15 23 (1.35%) Shell Script
16 22 (1.29%) Apex Code
17 21 (1.23%) ES6
18 19 (1.11%) Bash Shell
19 13 (0.76%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 247 (14.46%) Degree
2 60 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (2.93%) CISSP
4 40 (2.34%) CISM
5 31 (1.81%) MCSE
6 27 (1.58%) CIMA
6 27 (1.58%) Computer Science Degree
7 26 (1.52%) ACCA
8 25 (1.46%) ISEB
9 21 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 20 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
11 19 (1.11%) GIAC
12 16 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (0.88%) CEH
13 15 (0.88%) MCITP
13 15 (0.88%) PMI Certification
14 14 (0.82%) CISA
14 14 (0.82%) MCSA
14 14 (0.82%) Security Cleared
15 13 (0.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.51%) QA
2 56 (3.28%) SLA
3 48 (2.81%) PMO
4 40 (2.34%) PCI DSS
5 28 (1.64%) Data Quality
6 26 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (1.05%) GDPR
8 12 (0.70%) COBIT
8 12 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 10 (0.59%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.29%) IFRS
10 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.18%) SEPA
12 2 (0.12%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.12%) RMADS
13 1 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.059%) HL7
13 1 (0.059%) ISO 13485
13 1 (0.059%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 96 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 53 (3.10%) Docker
3 49 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (1.52%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.70%) Samba
5 12 (0.70%) VirtualBox
6 11 (0.64%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
7 10 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (0.53%) XenApp
9 8 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.29%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.23%) Firmware
12 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.12%) vSphere
13 1 (0.059%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.059%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.059%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.059%) Squid
13 1 (0.059%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.059%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (1.46%) Ansible
2 23 (1.35%) Puppet
3 22 (1.29%) SCOM
4 21 (1.23%) SCCM
5 14 (0.82%) Nagios
5 14 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.76%) Rancher
7 12 (0.70%) Sysdig
7 12 (0.70%) vRealize
8 10 (0.59%) Data Guard
8 10 (0.59%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 10 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (0.47%) Graphite
9 8 (0.47%) RSA Security Analytics
10 6 (0.35%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.29%) Cisco UCCE
12 4 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 338 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 154 (9.02%) Oracle
3 102 (5.97%) SAP
4 73 (4.27%) VMware
5 62 (3.63%) Salesforce.com
6 56 (3.28%) Cisco
7 52 (3.04%) WorldPay
8 37 (2.17%) Infor
9 35 (2.05%) Sage
10 34 (1.99%) Citrix
11 32 (1.87%) Tableau
12 31 (1.81%) Red Hat
13 28 (1.64%) Splunk
14 27 (1.58%) Epicor
14 27 (1.58%) Intel
15 23 (1.35%) IBM
16 21 (1.23%) CheckPoint
17 19 (1.11%) HP
18 18 (1.05%) Avaya
18 18 (1.05%) Nortel