Period
to

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

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 4 14 19
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,316 498 282
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 19.07% 10.18% 10.55%
As % of the General category 28.01% 16.89% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 336 329 210
10th Percentile £28,850 £28,300 £31,359
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,750 £55,000 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.18% +7.84% +2.00%
75th Percentile £72,000 £65,000 £69,688
90th Percentile £87,750 £80,250 £90,250
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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,699 2,949 1,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 68.10% 60.31% 51.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,776 1,483 1,008
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,175
25th Percentile £34,373 £35,000 £35,428
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
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 of England

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 August 2022.

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 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
Hertfordshire +13 440 £65,000 +18.18% 53
Essex +6 365 £55,000 -4.35% 29
Cambridgeshire +17 331 £55,000 - 40
Bedfordshire +2 184 £57,500 +35.29% 7
Norfolk +10 29 £45,000 -3.62% 9
Suffolk +2 23 £70,000 +16.67% 6
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 of England region with a requirement for Finance.

1 513 (38.98%) Degree
1 513 (38.98%) Social Skills
2 482 (36.63%) Problem-Solving
3 365 (27.74%) Customer Service
4 355 (26.98%) Marketing
5 323 (24.54%) Decision-Making
6 318 (24.16%) Agile
7 257 (19.53%) Revenue Management
7 257 (19.53%) Cost Control
8 256 (19.45%) Conflict Management
8 256 (19.45%) Driving Licence
9 218 (16.57%) Manufacturing
10 213 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
11 201 (15.27%) Life Science
12 199 (15.12%) Innovative Thinking
13 180 (13.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 168 (12.77%) Information Security
15 166 (12.61%) SQL
15 166 (12.61%) Microsoft
15 166 (12.61%) AWS
16 163 (12.39%) Public Sector
17 156 (11.85%) Project Management
18 148 (11.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 147 (11.17%) Azure
20 146 (11.09%) Security Operations
21 145 (11.02%) Cyber Essentials
22 140 (10.64%) Java
22 140 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
22 140 (10.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
22 140 (10.64%) FIS

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 28 (2.13%) Apache
1 28 (2.13%) Apache Spark
2 20 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.29%) SAS
4 15 (1.14%) Confluence
5 11 (0.84%) IIS
6 10 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 8 (0.61%) IBM Domino
8 6 (0.46%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.38%) JBoss
10 3 (0.23%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.15%) CMS
11 2 (0.15%) Kentico
11 2 (0.15%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.076%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.076%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.076%) Documentum
12 1 (0.076%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.076%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.076%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 57 (4.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (2.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 26 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
4 18 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (2.43%) Payment Gateway
2 24 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.82%) SAP S/4HANA
3 10 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (0.76%) SAP BPC
4 9 (0.68%) SAP ERP
4 9 (0.68%) SAP MDG
5 7 (0.53%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.53%) SAP R/3
6 5 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.38%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.23%) VisionPLUS
8 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.15%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.076%) Magento
9 1 (0.076%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.076%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 166 (12.61%) AWS
2 147 (11.17%) Azure
3 65 (4.94%) SaaS
4 62 (4.71%) OpenShift
5 60 (4.56%) Power Platform
6 52 (3.95%) PaaS
7 45 (3.42%) Dynamics 365
7 45 (3.42%) GCP
8 44 (3.34%) Serverless
9 33 (2.51%) Microsoft 365
10 26 (1.98%) Azure Logic Apps
10 26 (1.98%) Cloud Functions
11 24 (1.82%) Azure Event Grid
12 23 (1.75%) Azure DevOps
13 17 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
14 16 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (0.84%) GitHub
16 10 (0.76%) Dialogflow
16 10 (0.76%) Google App Engine
16 10 (0.76%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.72%) Internet
2 25 (1.90%) Firewall
3 16 (1.22%) VoIP
4 12 (0.91%) Wireless
5 10 (0.76%) Network Security
6 9 (0.68%) LAN
6 9 (0.68%) WAN
7 8 (0.61%) SD-WAN
7 8 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (0.61%) WLAN
8 7 (0.53%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (0.46%) DNS
10 5 (0.38%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (0.38%) MPLS
11 3 (0.23%) DHCP
11 3 (0.23%) IPsec
11 3 (0.23%) SAN
11 3 (0.23%) Software-Defined Radio
11 3 (0.23%) SSH
11 3 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (3.04%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.89%) Relational Database
3 37 (2.81%) Power BI
4 24 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (1.60%) Oracle Database
6 19 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.37%) MySQL
8 16 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 15 (1.14%) Tableau
10 14 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 12 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
11 12 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (0.91%) Looker
11 12 (0.91%) Power Query
12 11 (0.84%) Flink
12 11 (0.84%) MongoDB
13 10 (0.76%) BigQuery
13 10 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (0.76%) Cloud Spanner
14 9 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 66 (5.02%) Git (software)
2 62 (4.71%) Selenium
3 48 (3.65%) JIRA
4 42 (3.19%) WebDriver
5 25 (1.90%) Jenkins
6 24 (1.82%) Gradle
7 22 (1.67%) Maven
8 21 (1.60%) Cucumber
8 21 (1.60%) Subversion
9 19 (1.44%) Postman
10 12 (0.91%) JMeter
10 12 (0.91%) JUnit
11 11 (0.84%) Ant
11 11 (0.84%) Mockito
12 10 (0.76%) Cypress.io
12 10 (0.76%) SoapUI
13 9 (0.68%) TestNG
13 9 (0.68%) Visual Studio
14 8 (0.61%) WaveMaker
15 6 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 513 (38.98%) Social Skills
2 355 (26.98%) Marketing
3 218 (16.57%) Manufacturing
4 213 (16.19%) Analytical Skills
5 180 (13.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 163 (12.39%) Public Sector
7 83 (6.31%) Legal
8 54 (4.10%) Retail
9 37 (2.81%) Banking
10 33 (2.51%) Organisational Skills
11 30 (2.28%) Presentation Skills
12 17 (1.29%) Aviation
12 17 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (1.22%) Billing
13 16 (1.22%) Electronics
14 15 (1.14%) Influencing Skills
15 13 (0.99%) Telecoms
16 12 (0.91%) Advertising
16 12 (0.91%) Publishing
17 9 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 302 (22.95%) Analyst
2 286 (21.73%) Graduate
3 257 (19.53%) Trainee
4 143 (10.87%) Security Analyst
5 140 (10.64%) Information Analyst
5 140 (10.64%) Information Security Analyst
6 94 (7.14%) Developer
7 50 (3.80%) Architect
8 45 (3.42%) Project Manager
9 37 (2.81%) QA Analyst
9 37 (2.81%) Quality Analyst
10 35 (2.66%) Java Engineer
11 29 (2.20%) Senior Developer
12 28 (2.13%) Consultant
13 25 (1.90%) Product Owner
13 25 (1.90%) QA Engineer
13 25 (1.90%) Senior Analyst
13 25 (1.90%) Support Analyst
14 23 (1.75%) Applications Support
14 23 (1.75%) Field Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (5.78%) .NET
2 32 (2.43%) Kafka
3 29 (2.20%) CSS
4 24 (1.82%) HTML
4 24 (1.82%) RESTful
5 23 (1.75%) .NET Core
6 22 (1.67%) AngularJS
6 22 (1.67%) Web Services
7 21 (1.60%) REST
8 19 (1.44%) ASP.NET
9 18 (1.37%) Node.js
10 17 (1.29%) JMS
10 17 (1.29%) React
10 17 (1.29%) Spring
11 16 (1.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 15 (1.14%) JSON
12 15 (1.14%) Vue.js
13 14 (1.06%) Laravel
14 13 (0.99%) scikit-learn
14 13 (0.99%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 256 (19.45%) Driving Licence
2 201 (15.27%) Life Science
3 58 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
4 56 (4.26%) Public Cloud
5 49 (3.72%) Management Information System
6 38 (2.89%) User Experience
6 38 (2.89%) Virtual Team
7 36 (2.74%) Data Structures
8 27 (2.05%) Cloud Native
9 26 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
10 23 (1.75%) Data Centre
11 22 (1.67%) Cyber Defence
12 21 (1.60%) Algorithms
12 21 (1.60%) Cyberattack
13 20 (1.52%) Client/Server
13 20 (1.52%) Social Media
14 13 (0.99%) Acoustics
14 13 (0.99%) Cybercrime
15 12 (0.91%) Digital Media
15 12 (0.91%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 97 (7.37%) Linux
2 94 (7.14%) Unix
3 59 (4.48%) Windows
4 20 (1.52%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.22%) Solaris
6 15 (1.14%) Android
7 12 (0.91%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.84%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.53%) VMS
11 2 (0.15%) SUSE
11 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.076%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.076%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.076%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (36.63%) Problem-Solving
2 365 (27.74%) Customer Service
3 323 (24.54%) Decision-Making
4 318 (24.16%) Agile
5 257 (19.53%) Cost Control
5 257 (19.53%) Revenue Management
6 256 (19.45%) Conflict Management
7 199 (15.12%) Innovative Thinking
8 168 (12.77%) Information Security
9 156 (11.85%) Project Management
10 146 (11.09%) Security Operations
11 137 (10.41%) Mentoring
12 136 (10.33%) Test Automation
13 127 (9.65%) Microservices
14 112 (8.51%) Coaching
15 110 (8.36%) Analytics
16 107 (8.13%) DevOps
17 98 (7.45%) Computer Science
18 96 (7.29%) Scrum
19 90 (6.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 166 (12.61%) SQL
2 140 (10.64%) Java
3 96 (7.29%) JavaScript
3 96 (7.29%) Python
4 60 (4.56%) C#
5 59 (4.48%) C
6 57 (4.33%) PHP
7 42 (3.19%) C++
8 41 (3.12%) Shell Script
9 27 (2.05%) Perl
9 27 (2.05%) Ruby
10 25 (1.90%) PL/SQL
11 18 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 15 (1.14%) R
13 14 (1.06%) VBA
14 13 (0.99%) MATLAB
15 11 (0.84%) Bash
16 10 (0.76%) TypeScript
17 9 (0.68%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 513 (38.98%) Degree
2 34 (2.58%) DBS Check
3 20 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.44%) PMI Certification
5 15 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (1.14%) PhD
6 14 (1.06%) PMP
7 13 (0.99%) CISSP
7 13 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (0.99%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.84%) CIMA
9 9 (0.68%) CCIE
9 9 (0.68%) CCNA
9 9 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.53%) CCNP
11 6 (0.46%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.46%) MBA
12 5 (0.38%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (11.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 145 (11.02%) Cyber Essentials
3 140 (10.64%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 140 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 116 (8.81%) QA
5 31 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 31 (2.36%) SLA
6 27 (2.05%) PCI DSS
7 19 (1.44%) Good Clinical Practice
8 17 (1.29%) Data Quality
9 16 (1.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 12 (0.91%) NIST
11 9 (0.68%) Accessibility
12 8 (0.61%) CDISC
12 8 (0.61%) PMO
13 4 (0.30%) GDPR
14 2 (0.15%) COBIT
14 2 (0.15%) GRC
15 1 (0.076%) NCSC
15 1 (0.076%) SOC 2
System Software
1 30 (2.28%) Docker
2 16 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.68%) Firmware
5 6 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (2.96%) Kubernetes
2 18 (1.37%) Ansible
3 16 (1.22%) Data Guard
3 16 (1.22%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 16 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 14 (1.06%) Terraform
5 7 (0.53%) Control-M
5 7 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.53%) Puppet
6 5 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (0.38%) Observium
7 4 (0.30%) SCCM
8 3 (0.23%) CASB
8 3 (0.23%) CSIRT
9 2 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.076%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.076%) Nessus
10 1 (0.076%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.076%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 166 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 140 (10.64%) FIS
3 62 (4.71%) Oracle
4 59 (4.48%) Google
5 53 (4.03%) WorldPay
6 35 (2.66%) SAP
7 25 (1.90%) Cisco
7 25 (1.90%) VMware
8 23 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
9 21 (1.60%) Citrix
9 21 (1.60%) Facebook
10 18 (1.37%) Palo Alto
11 14 (1.06%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.84%) Twitter
12 11 (0.84%) YouTube
13 10 (0.76%) ServiceNow
13 10 (0.76%) Splunk
14 9 (0.68%) CA Agile Central
14 9 (0.68%) F5
14 9 (0.68%) Zend