Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,503 1,806 2,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.18% 15.52% 17.26%
As % of the General category 40.67% 43.04% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,041 1,391 1,859
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +3.63%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £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 3,696 4,196 4,745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.88% 36.06% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,605 3,242 3,854
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 £26,250 £27,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +11 550 £50,000 +6.38% 70
Hertfordshire -5 472 £55,000 +10.00% 90
Essex +1 236 £47,500 +5.56% 29
Bedfordshire -6 136 £55,000 +15.79% 23
Suffolk +1 79 £52,500 +16.67% 17
Norfolk -12 27 £45,000 - 19
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 405 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (21.22%) SQL
3 297 (19.76%) Microsoft
4 244 (16.23%) SQL Server
5 234 (15.57%) Degree
6 232 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
7 197 (13.11%) Project Management
8 192 (12.77%) .NET
9 190 (12.64%) Java
10 188 (12.51%) Windows
11 184 (12.24%) JavaScript
12 179 (11.91%) C#
13 169 (11.24%) Problem-Solving
14 165 (10.98%) Scrum
15 149 (9.91%) Linux
16 136 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
17 133 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
18 130 (8.65%) Retail
19 125 (8.32%) Creative Thinking
20 124 (8.25%) Software Engineering
21 120 (7.98%) ERP
22 118 (7.85%) TDD
23 116 (7.72%) Oracle
24 115 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
24 115 (7.65%) SDLC
25 111 (7.39%) Fintech
25 111 (7.39%) Marketing
26 109 (7.25%) ASP.NET
26 109 (7.25%) ITIL
27 108 (7.19%) HTML

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 35 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
2 25 (1.66%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.46%) MS Exchange
4 19 (1.26%) Tomcat
4 19 (1.26%) WebSphere
5 17 (1.13%) WebLogic
6 16 (1.06%) OpenStack
7 15 (1.00%) SAS
8 14 (0.93%) Confluence
9 12 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (0.80%) IBM Notes
9 12 (0.80%) WordPress
10 11 (0.73%) IIS
10 11 (0.73%) JBoss
11 10 (0.67%) Apache
12 7 (0.47%) CMS
13 6 (0.40%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.33%) Skype for Business
14 5 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 99 (6.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 90 (5.99%) Microsoft Office
3 50 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (1.93%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.80%) Photoshop
6 9 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.53%) RoboHelp
8 7 (0.47%) Chatbot
9 4 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.067%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.067%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.067%) HipChat
11 1 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.067%) Simulink
11 1 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
2 24 (1.60%) NetSuite
3 21 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 18 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
6 15 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 15 (1.00%) SAP CO
6 15 (1.00%) SAP FI
6 15 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 13 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
7 13 (0.86%) Unit4 Business World
8 12 (0.80%) Infor M3
8 12 (0.80%) SAP Business One
8 12 (0.80%) StreamServe
9 11 (0.73%) HFM
10 7 (0.47%) Documaker
10 7 (0.47%) SAP HR
11 6 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
12 5 (0.33%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 133 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 115 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (3.86%) Office 365
4 44 (2.93%) SaaS
5 31 (2.06%) Dynamics 365
6 13 (0.86%) GitHub
7 11 (0.73%) npm
8 8 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.47%) IaaS
10 5 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.33%) Firebase
10 5 (0.33%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.33%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
12 3 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.20%) CloudFront
12 3 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.26%) TCP/IP
2 46 (3.06%) LAN
3 38 (2.53%) DNS
4 35 (2.33%) Network Security
5 33 (2.20%) Firewall
6 30 (2.00%) WAN
7 28 (1.86%) Ethernet
8 26 (1.73%) HTTP
9 25 (1.66%) DHCP
10 24 (1.60%) Internet
11 23 (1.53%) WebEx
12 20 (1.33%) VoIP
13 19 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
14 17 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
15 14 (0.93%) Wireless
16 13 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
16 13 (0.86%) Intranet
17 12 (0.80%) IP Telephony
17 12 (0.80%) MPLS
17 12 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (16.23%) SQL Server
2 65 (4.32%) Big Data
3 62 (4.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
4 48 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 47 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 43 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 33 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
7 33 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (2.00%) Power BI
9 26 (1.73%) NoSQL
10 24 (1.60%) MySQL
11 20 (1.33%) RavenDB
12 19 (1.26%) Hadoop
12 19 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (1.20%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.20%) RDBMS
14 15 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (0.93%) Data Mining
16 13 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 66 (4.39%) Git (software)
2 44 (2.93%) JIRA
3 41 (2.73%) Visual Studio
4 30 (2.00%) Selenium
5 28 (1.86%) NUnit
6 19 (1.26%) Jenkins
7 15 (1.00%) Jasmine
8 14 (0.93%) gulp
8 14 (0.93%) Maven
8 14 (0.93%) webpack
9 12 (0.80%) Cucumber
9 12 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
9 12 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (0.73%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (0.60%) SpecFlow
11 9 (0.60%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.47%) Gerrit
12 7 (0.47%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.40%) Ranorex
General
1 130 (8.65%) Retail
2 111 (7.39%) Marketing
3 81 (5.39%) Banking
4 80 (5.32%) Manufacturing
5 64 (4.26%) Legal
6 49 (3.26%) Advertising
7 48 (3.19%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.20%) Billing
9 16 (1.06%) Back Office
9 16 (1.06%) Electronics
9 16 (1.06%) Law
10 13 (0.86%) Games
11 11 (0.73%) Automotive
12 8 (0.53%) General Ledger
13 6 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.33%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.33%) Military
15 4 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.27%) Publishing
16 3 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 269 (17.90%) Developer
2 228 (15.17%) Analyst
3 128 (8.52%) Project Manager
4 105 (6.99%) Consultant
5 85 (5.66%) Business Analyst
6 82 (5.46%) Architect
7 70 (4.66%) .NET Developer
8 65 (4.32%) C# Developer
9 44 (2.93%) Software Developer
10 42 (2.79%) Business Manager
11 41 (2.73%) Java Developer
12 38 (2.53%) Senior Developer
12 38 (2.53%) Technical Leader
13 37 (2.46%) C# .NET Developer
13 37 (2.46%) Software Engineer
13 37 (2.46%) Systems Analyst
14 33 (2.20%) Support Engineer
14 33 (2.20%) Test Engineer
15 32 (2.13%) IT Manager
16 30 (2.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (12.77%) .NET
2 109 (7.25%) ASP.NET
3 108 (7.19%) HTML
4 99 (6.59%) CSS
5 93 (6.19%) AngularJS
6 73 (4.86%) Web Services
7 63 (4.19%) XML
8 62 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (3.79%) HTML5
10 41 (2.73%) .NET Framework
10 41 (2.73%) REST
11 38 (2.53%) RESTful
12 37 (2.46%) CSS3
13 36 (2.40%) WPF
14 34 (2.26%) jQuery
15 32 (2.13%) Spring
15 32 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (2.00%) SOAP
17 28 (1.86%) Middleware
18 26 (1.73%) React
Miscellaneous
1 232 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
2 111 (7.39%) Fintech
3 84 (5.59%) Computer Science
4 80 (5.32%) Management Information System
5 69 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
6 65 (4.32%) Data Centre
7 45 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
8 44 (2.93%) Driving Licence
9 36 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
10 28 (1.86%) Mobile App
11 27 (1.80%) Algorithms
12 22 (1.46%) Reinsurance
13 21 (1.40%) User Experience
14 18 (1.20%) Client/Server
15 16 (1.06%) FMCG
16 14 (0.93%) Private Cloud
17 13 (0.86%) NHS
18 12 (0.80%) Blackberry
18 12 (0.80%) iSeries
18 12 (0.80%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 188 (12.51%) Windows
2 149 (9.91%) Linux
3 62 (4.13%) Windows Server
4 41 (2.73%) Windows 7
5 36 (2.40%) Unix
5 36 (2.40%) Windows 10
6 34 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (1.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (1.73%) Android
9 25 (1.66%) Apple iOS
10 23 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (1.00%) CentOS
12 15 (1.00%) Solaris
13 7 (0.47%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.27%) zOS
15 1 (0.067%) AIX
15 1 (0.067%) FreeRTOS
15 1 (0.067%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.067%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (13.11%) Project Management
3 169 (11.24%) Problem-Solving
4 165 (10.98%) Scrum
5 136 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 125 (8.32%) Creative Thinking
7 124 (8.25%) Software Engineering
8 120 (7.98%) ERP
9 118 (7.85%) TDD
10 115 (7.65%) SDLC
11 109 (7.25%) ITIL
12 104 (6.92%) Mentoring
13 97 (6.45%) MVC
13 97 (6.45%) Test Automation
14 92 (6.12%) OO
15 88 (5.85%) Risk Management
16 84 (5.59%) Change Management
16 84 (5.59%) CRM
17 78 (5.19%) Information Security
17 78 (5.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 319 (21.22%) SQL
2 190 (12.64%) Java
3 184 (12.24%) JavaScript
4 179 (11.91%) C#
5 73 (4.86%) Python
6 67 (4.46%) T-SQL
7 53 (3.53%) PowerShell
8 42 (2.79%) C++
9 39 (2.59%) PHP
10 29 (1.93%) PL/SQL
11 24 (1.60%) TypeScript
11 24 (1.60%) VBA
12 23 (1.53%) Shell Script
13 22 (1.46%) C
14 21 (1.40%) Apex Code
15 19 (1.26%) ES6
15 19 (1.26%) Scala
16 18 (1.20%) Bash Shell
17 15 (1.00%) Ruby
18 12 (0.80%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 234 (15.57%) Degree
2 58 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (3.46%) CISSP
4 44 (2.93%) CISM
5 34 (2.26%) ISEB
6 32 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 31 (2.06%) MCSE
8 24 (1.60%) ACCA
8 24 (1.60%) CIMA
8 24 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 21 (1.40%) CISA
10 19 (1.26%) MCSA
11 18 (1.20%) PMI Certification
12 16 (1.06%) GIAC
13 14 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
14 13 (0.86%) CEH
14 13 (0.86%) MCP
15 12 (0.80%) ACTC
15 12 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (0.80%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.66%) QA
2 53 (3.53%) SLA
3 37 (2.46%) PCI DSS
4 36 (2.40%) PMO
5 23 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 18 (1.20%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.86%) GDPR
8 12 (0.80%) HIPAA
8 12 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 11 (0.73%) COBIT
10 5 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
11 4 (0.27%) IFRS
11 4 (0.27%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.13%) SEPA
13 1 (0.067%) ISO 13485
13 1 (0.067%) ISO 20022
13 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.067%) PSD2
System Software
1 97 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 49 (3.26%) Docker
3 43 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.53%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (0.47%) Samba
6 7 (0.47%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.33%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 5 (0.33%) XenApp
9 4 (0.27%) Firmware
10 3 (0.20%) NFS
10 3 (0.20%) VMware NSX
10 3 (0.20%) vSphere
11 2 (0.13%) Xen
11 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.067%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.067%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.067%) Squid
12 1 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (1.80%) SCCM
2 26 (1.73%) SCOM
3 23 (1.53%) Puppet
4 22 (1.46%) Ansible
5 16 (1.06%) vRealize
6 12 (0.80%) Kubernetes
7 10 (0.67%) Nagios
7 10 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.60%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 8 (0.53%) Rancher
10 7 (0.47%) Sysdig
11 6 (0.40%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.40%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 6 (0.40%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.33%) Nessus
12 5 (0.33%) RSA Security Analytics
12 5 (0.33%) Terraform
13 3 (0.20%) Grafana
13 3 (0.20%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 297 (19.76%) Microsoft
2 116 (7.72%) Oracle
3 85 (5.66%) SAP
4 71 (4.72%) VMware
5 51 (3.39%) Cisco
6 41 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
7 32 (2.13%) Citrix
8 29 (1.93%) Infor
9 24 (1.60%) Red Hat
9 24 (1.60%) Splunk
10 23 (1.53%) HP
10 23 (1.53%) Sage
10 23 (1.53%) WorldPay
11 21 (1.40%) Intel
11 21 (1.40%) Tableau
12 20 (1.33%) Epicor
13 19 (1.26%) Avaya
13 19 (1.26%) IBM
14 18 (1.20%) CheckPoint
15 16 (1.06%) Cognos