Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 14 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 499 914 1,834
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 12.31% 11.88% 15.02%
As % of the General category 33.92% 34.85% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 439 759 1,411
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £27,300 £30,800 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,471 2,623 4,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.28% 34.10% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1,902 3,355
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,950 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 2020. 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
Hertfordshire +8 199 £55,000 +15.79% 25
Essex +1 108 £38,000 -15.56% 5
Bedfordshire +4 77 £51,000 -9.33% 1
Cambridgeshire -16 75 £50,000 -9.09% 18
Suffolk +16 35 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Norfolk -14 5 £65,000 +36.84% 4
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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.

1 165 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (20.24%) Microsoft
3 99 (19.84%) .NET
4 98 (19.64%) Azure
5 88 (17.64%) C#
6 83 (16.63%) SQL
7 80 (16.03%) SQL Server
8 68 (13.63%) Project Management
9 66 (13.23%) Oracle
10 62 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
11 61 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
12 54 (10.82%) JavaScript
12 54 (10.82%) Legal
13 52 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 51 (10.22%) Scrum
14 51 (10.22%) ERP
15 49 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
16 48 (9.62%) Marketing
17 47 (9.42%) JIRA
17 47 (9.42%) SAP
17 47 (9.42%) AngularJS
18 46 (9.22%) Microsoft Excel
19 45 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
20 43 (8.62%) AWS
21 41 (8.22%) Analytics
21 41 (8.22%) TypeScript
21 41 (8.22%) DevOps
21 41 (8.22%) Windows
22 40 (8.02%) Web Development
23 39 (7.82%) CRM

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 25 (5.01%) Confluence
2 20 (4.01%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (2.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.80%) OpenStack
6 4 (0.80%) WordPress
7 3 (0.60%) CMS
7 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.60%) IIS
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 46 (9.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (5.01%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (2.00%) Adobe XD
4 10 (2.00%) InVision
4 10 (2.00%) Zeplin
5 5 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.40%) InDesign
6 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.40%) Sketch
7 1 (0.20%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 15 (3.01%) SAP CO
1 15 (3.01%) SAP FI
1 15 (3.01%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (2.81%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 11 (2.20%) NetSuite
4 10 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (1.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (1.40%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (1.40%) SAP SD
7 6 (1.20%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.80%) Exchequer
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.80%) PeopleSoft CRM
8 4 (0.80%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 4 (0.80%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 4 (0.80%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 4 (0.80%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 98 (19.64%) Azure
2 43 (8.62%) AWS
3 28 (5.61%) SaaS
4 21 (4.21%) Office 365
5 17 (3.41%) GCP
5 17 (3.41%) Serverless
6 15 (3.01%) CloudBees
6 15 (3.01%) OpenShift
7 11 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
7 11 (2.20%) Power Platform
8 10 (2.00%) GitHub
8 10 (2.00%) npm
9 8 (1.60%) Azure Data Factory
10 6 (1.20%) PaaS
11 5 (1.00%) IaaS
11 5 (1.00%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.80%) Trello
13 3 (0.60%) BrowserStack
13 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (0.40%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.41%) Internet
2 21 (4.21%) Firewall
3 14 (2.81%) DNS
4 12 (2.40%) DHCP
5 8 (1.60%) HTTP
5 8 (1.60%) WAN
6 7 (1.40%) Bluetooth
6 7 (1.40%) Skype
7 6 (1.20%) VoIP
8 5 (1.00%) LAN
8 5 (1.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.80%) H.323
9 4 (0.80%) NGN
9 4 (0.80%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.60%) BGP
10 3 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.60%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (0.60%) NetScaler
10 3 (0.60%) OSPF
10 3 (0.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (16.03%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (4.21%) Oracle Database
4 18 (3.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 17 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.21%) Big Data
7 10 (2.00%) Power BI
7 10 (2.00%) QlikView
7 10 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.00%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.80%) Data Lake
12 4 (0.80%) mvBase
12 4 (0.80%) OpenQM
12 4 (0.80%) UniData
Development Applications
1 47 (9.42%) JIRA
2 33 (6.61%) Jenkins
3 29 (5.81%) Git (software)
4 20 (4.01%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.01%) Jasmine
5 15 (3.01%) Karma Test Runner
6 11 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (2.20%) TeamCity
7 10 (2.00%) Axure RP
7 10 (2.00%) Balsamiq
8 9 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (1.60%) GitLab
10 6 (1.20%) Postman
10 6 (1.20%) Selenium
10 6 (1.20%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.80%) Maven
11 4 (0.80%) PeopleTools
11 4 (0.80%) Subversion
11 4 (0.80%) YouTrack
General
1 54 (10.82%) Legal
2 48 (9.62%) Marketing
3 30 (6.01%) Manufacturing
4 27 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 26 (5.21%) Banking
6 25 (5.01%) Retail
7 20 (4.01%) Public Sector
8 18 (3.61%) Electronics
9 10 (2.00%) Law
10 7 (1.40%) Advertising
11 6 (1.20%) Back Office
11 6 (1.20%) Billing
11 6 (1.20%) Local Government
12 5 (1.00%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.40%) Games
15 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 92 (18.44%) Developer
2 72 (14.43%) Analyst
3 50 (10.02%) Architect
4 37 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 34 (6.81%) .NET Developer
6 30 (6.01%) Project Manager
7 24 (4.81%) Consultant
7 24 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 23 (4.61%) SQL Developer
9 21 (4.21%) Enterprise Architect
10 20 (4.01%) Team Leader
11 18 (3.61%) Junior
11 18 (3.61%) SharePoint Developer
12 17 (3.41%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (3.01%) Business Analyst
13 15 (3.01%) Data Architect
13 15 (3.01%) Lead Developer
14 14 (2.81%) Junior Developer
14 14 (2.81%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (19.84%) .NET
2 47 (9.42%) AngularJS
3 37 (7.41%) HTML
4 33 (6.61%) ASP.NET
5 31 (6.21%) CSS
6 30 (6.01%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (5.61%) .NET Core
7 28 (5.61%) Node.js
8 27 (5.41%) Angular 2
9 26 (5.21%) RESTful
10 20 (4.01%) REST
11 16 (3.21%) HTML5
11 16 (3.21%) Vue.js
11 16 (3.21%) XML
12 15 (3.01%) Sass
12 15 (3.01%) Web Services
13 14 (2.81%) Oracle Fusion
14 13 (2.61%) CSS3
15 12 (2.40%) JSON
16 11 (2.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.61%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.00%) User Experience
6 9 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.40%) FMCG
7 7 (1.40%) Media Streaming
7 7 (1.40%) Music Streaming
8 6 (1.20%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.20%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.00%) Social Media
10 4 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (0.80%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.40%) Clustering
11 2 (0.40%) Fibre Optics
11 2 (0.40%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.40%) NHS
11 2 (0.40%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.22%) Windows
2 31 (6.21%) Linux
3 13 (2.61%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.00%) Unix
4 10 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.60%) Windows 7
6 7 (1.40%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.20%) Android
7 6 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.40%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.40%) zOS
10 1 (0.20%) AIX
10 1 (0.20%) CentOS
10 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Solaris
10 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (33.07%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (13.63%) Project Management
3 62 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
4 61 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
5 52 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 51 (10.22%) ERP
6 51 (10.22%) Scrum
7 45 (9.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 41 (8.22%) Analytics
8 41 (8.22%) DevOps
9 40 (8.02%) Web Development
10 39 (7.82%) CRM
11 36 (7.21%) ITIL
12 35 (7.01%) Unit Testing
13 32 (6.41%) Coaching
14 31 (6.21%) Programme Management
15 26 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (5.21%) Data Modelling
15 26 (5.21%) Requirements Gathering
15 26 (5.21%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 88 (17.64%) C#
2 83 (16.63%) SQL
3 54 (10.82%) JavaScript
4 41 (8.22%) TypeScript
5 38 (7.62%) C++
6 35 (7.01%) Java
6 35 (7.01%) Python
7 22 (4.41%) C
8 17 (3.41%) PHP
9 12 (2.40%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.00%) ES6
10 10 (2.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.80%) F#
11 9 (1.80%) R
11 9 (1.80%) Ruby
12 7 (1.40%) Embedded C
13 6 (1.20%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.20%) VBA
14 5 (1.00%) VB
14 5 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (7.62%) Degree
2 16 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (1.40%) ISEB
5 5 (1.00%) CCNP
5 5 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.80%) ACCA
6 4 (0.80%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.80%) CCIE
6 4 (0.80%) CIMA
7 3 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.60%) MBCS
7 3 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.40%) PhD
8 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.20%) CISSP
9 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.41%) SLA
2 16 (3.21%) QA
3 15 (3.01%) COBIT
4 13 (2.61%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (2.61%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.20%) PMO
6 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.20%) GDPR
7 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 27 (5.41%) Docker
2 22 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.00%) XenApp
5 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.40%) vSphere
6 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.20%) Firmware
7 1 (0.20%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (3.01%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.40%) SCCM
3 4 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (0.80%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (0.80%) Puppet
4 3 (0.60%) Terraform
5 1 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.20%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.20%) vRealize
Vendors
1 101 (20.24%) Microsoft
2 66 (13.23%) Oracle
3 47 (9.42%) SAP
4 28 (5.61%) IBM
5 15 (3.01%) Tableau
6 13 (2.61%) Adobe
6 13 (2.61%) Cisco
6 13 (2.61%) Citrix
6 13 (2.61%) JD Edwards
7 11 (2.20%) VMware
8 8 (1.60%) CheckPoint
8 8 (1.60%) Xamarin
9 7 (1.40%) F5
9 7 (1.40%) Spotify
10 6 (1.20%) Apple
10 6 (1.20%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.20%) FIS
10 6 (1.20%) hybris
10 6 (1.20%) WorldPay
11 5 (1.00%) Salesforce.com