Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 10 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,855 1,922 2,421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.35% 15.60% 16.67%
As % of the General category 39.58% 44.19% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,391 1,583 1,953
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year - +3.77% +0.95%

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 4,687 4,349 5,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.27% 35.30% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,485 3,415 4,314
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Hertfordshire -5 669 £53,250 +6.50% 93
Cambridgeshire +5 586 £50,000 +11.11% 124
Essex -4 303 £50,000 - 65
Bedfordshire +6 146 £55,000 +12.82% 32
Suffolk 0 72 £55,000 +48.65% 30
Norfolk -4 69 £55,000 +29.41% 32
East Anglia 0 1 £52,500 -44.74%
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 655 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (21.35%) SQL
3 333 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 310 (16.71%) C#
5 298 (16.06%) .NET
6 284 (15.31%) Project Management
7 269 (14.50%) JavaScript
8 261 (14.07%) Java
9 249 (13.42%) AngularJS
10 228 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
11 226 (12.18%) SQL Server
12 219 (11.81%) HTML
13 205 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
14 202 (10.89%) Degree
15 201 (10.84%) Windows
16 200 (10.78%) Oracle
17 198 (10.67%) CSS
18 192 (10.35%) TDD
19 190 (10.24%) Scrum
20 184 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
21 175 (9.43%) MVC
22 174 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
23 172 (9.27%) ERP
24 171 (9.22%) ASP.NET
25 170 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
26 167 (9.00%) SAP
27 166 (8.95%) ITIL
27 166 (8.95%) SDLC
28 139 (7.49%) Mathematics
29 135 (7.28%) Linux

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 47 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 38 (2.05%) Confluence
3 37 (1.99%) Tomcat
4 23 (1.24%) MS Exchange
5 21 (1.13%) Apache
6 18 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
7 17 (0.92%) WebLogic
8 16 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (0.81%) Drupal
9 15 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 13 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (0.65%) CMS
12 11 (0.59%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (0.43%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.38%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.32%) SAS
16 5 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 5 (0.27%) JBoss
17 4 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 69 (3.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 62 (3.34%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (1.73%) Microsoft Project
4 30 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 25 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.54%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.49%) Chatbot
8 5 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.16%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.054%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.054%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 70 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
2 46 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
3 42 (2.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 40 (2.16%) NetSuite
5 27 (1.46%) SAP FI
6 23 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
7 22 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
7 22 (1.19%) SAP CO
7 22 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
8 21 (1.13%) SAP BPC
9 19 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
10 15 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
11 14 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
11 14 (0.75%) Oracle Assets
11 14 (0.75%) Oracle Payables
11 14 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
12 10 (0.54%) Oracle ASCP
12 10 (0.54%) Oracle Manufacturing
12 10 (0.54%) Sage 200
13 9 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 184 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (3.34%) SaaS
4 35 (1.89%) GitHub
5 31 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
6 30 (1.62%) Office 365
7 28 (1.51%) npm
8 22 (1.19%) OpenShift
9 19 (1.02%) IaaS
10 15 (0.81%) PaaS
11 13 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
12 12 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (0.65%) FinancialForce
13 8 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.38%) Serverless
15 6 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (0.27%) Akamai
16 5 (0.27%) Mimecast
17 4 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
17 4 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.80%) Firewall
1 52 (2.80%) Internet
2 48 (2.59%) HTTP
3 46 (2.48%) VPN
4 30 (1.62%) DHCP
5 29 (1.56%) DNS
5 29 (1.56%) LAN
6 28 (1.51%) WAN
7 25 (1.35%) TCP/IP
8 18 (0.97%) VoIP
9 17 (0.92%) Intranet
10 16 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (0.81%) Network Security
12 14 (0.75%) HTTPS
12 14 (0.75%) Wireless
13 13 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (0.65%) MPLS
14 12 (0.65%) SAN
14 12 (0.65%) VLAN
15 11 (0.59%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 87 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 76 (4.10%) MongoDB
4 73 (3.94%) NoSQL
5 60 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (2.64%) Oracle Database
7 48 (2.59%) MySQL
8 46 (2.48%) SQL Server 2016
9 45 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 43 (2.32%) Relational Database
11 38 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
12 35 (1.89%) Big Data
13 28 (1.51%) RavenDB
14 26 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
15 25 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
15 25 (1.35%) Redis
16 24 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
17 21 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 103 (5.55%) Git (software)
2 78 (4.20%) JIRA
3 71 (3.83%) Cucumber
4 64 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 60 (3.23%) Selenium
6 49 (2.64%) Visual Studio
7 43 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 40 (2.16%) NUnit
9 37 (1.99%) Jasmine
10 32 (1.73%) gulp
11 31 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
12 28 (1.51%) Karma Test Runner
12 28 (1.51%) webpack
13 26 (1.40%) Subversion
14 25 (1.35%) JUnit
15 24 (1.29%) Maven
16 20 (1.08%) TeamCity
17 13 (0.70%) Mockito
18 12 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
19 11 (0.59%) WebDriver
General
1 133 (7.17%) Marketing
2 125 (6.74%) Manufacturing
3 107 (5.77%) Retail
4 94 (5.07%) Advertising
5 90 (4.85%) Banking
6 74 (3.99%) Legal
7 73 (3.94%) Telecoms
8 42 (2.26%) Electronics
9 41 (2.21%) Games
10 26 (1.40%) Billing
11 17 (0.92%) Automotive
11 17 (0.92%) General Ledger
12 15 (0.81%) Publishing
13 11 (0.59%) Law
14 9 (0.49%) Back Office
15 8 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.32%) Local Government
16 6 (0.32%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 484 (26.09%) Developer
2 273 (14.72%) Analyst
3 163 (8.79%) Project Manager
4 115 (6.20%) .NET Developer
4 115 (6.20%) Java Developer
5 108 (5.82%) Consultant
6 104 (5.61%) C# Developer
7 102 (5.50%) Business Analyst
8 100 (5.39%) Senior Developer
9 97 (5.23%) Architect
10 81 (4.37%) Software Developer
11 69 (3.72%) Software Engineer
12 51 (2.75%) Administrator
12 51 (2.75%) Support Analyst
13 49 (2.64%) C# .NET Developer
14 47 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
15 44 (2.37%) DBA
15 44 (2.37%) IT Manager
16 43 (2.32%) Senior Manager
17 42 (2.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (16.06%) .NET
2 249 (13.42%) AngularJS
3 219 (11.81%) HTML
4 198 (10.67%) CSS
5 171 (9.22%) ASP.NET
6 120 (6.47%) Web Services
7 118 (6.36%) XML
8 111 (5.98%) HTML5
9 109 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 107 (5.77%) Spring
11 90 (4.85%) WPF
12 86 (4.64%) RESTful
13 78 (4.20%) .NET Framework
14 74 (3.99%) REST
15 70 (3.77%) jQuery
16 61 (3.29%) CSS3
17 60 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 54 (2.91%) WCF
19 51 (2.75%) React
20 45 (2.43%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 205 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 128 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 120 (6.47%) Fintech
4 77 (4.15%) Data Centre
5 72 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
6 64 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
7 59 (3.18%) Algorithms
8 51 (2.75%) Mobile App
9 46 (2.48%) Management Information System
10 43 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (1.83%) User Experience
12 33 (1.78%) Driving Licence
13 28 (1.51%) Media Streaming
14 27 (1.46%) Private Cloud
14 27 (1.46%) Virtual Team
15 25 (1.35%) NHS
16 22 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 22 (1.19%) Online Games
17 15 (0.81%) Robotics
17 15 (0.81%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 201 (10.84%) Windows
2 135 (7.28%) Linux
3 100 (5.39%) Windows Server
4 85 (4.58%) Unix
5 51 (2.75%) Android
6 45 (2.43%) Apple iOS
7 39 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (1.62%) Solaris
9 28 (1.51%) Windows 10
10 26 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (1.08%) Windows 7
12 12 (0.65%) CentOS
13 9 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.054%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.054%) SUSE
17 1 (0.054%) VMS
17 1 (0.054%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 655 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (15.31%) Project Management
3 228 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
4 192 (10.35%) TDD
5 190 (10.24%) Scrum
6 175 (9.43%) MVC
7 174 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 172 (9.27%) ERP
9 170 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
10 166 (8.95%) ITIL
10 166 (8.95%) SDLC
11 139 (7.49%) Mathematics
12 134 (7.22%) Test Automation
13 129 (6.95%) Software Engineering
14 127 (6.85%) Mentoring
14 127 (6.85%) Waterfall
15 112 (6.04%) PRINCE2
16 111 (5.98%) OO
17 100 (5.39%) E-Commerce
18 93 (5.01%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 396 (21.35%) SQL
2 310 (16.71%) C#
3 269 (14.50%) JavaScript
4 261 (14.07%) Java
5 131 (7.06%) Python
6 97 (5.23%) C++
7 75 (4.04%) PowerShell
8 65 (3.50%) T-SQL
9 47 (2.53%) PHP
10 46 (2.48%) C
10 46 (2.48%) TypeScript
11 43 (2.32%) PL/SQL
12 42 (2.26%) Ruby
13 36 (1.94%) ES6
13 36 (1.94%) VBA
14 31 (1.67%) Scala
15 29 (1.56%) VB.NET
16 22 (1.19%) Shell Script
17 20 (1.08%) R
18 15 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 202 (10.89%) Degree
2 33 (1.78%) PhD
3 31 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 30 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (1.51%) Numerate Degree
6 26 (1.40%) PMP
7 20 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (1.08%) Security Cleared
8 19 (1.02%) MCITP
9 18 (0.97%) CCNP
10 17 (0.92%) CISSP
10 17 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (0.75%) ISEB
11 14 (0.75%) PMI Certification
12 13 (0.70%) DV Cleared
13 12 (0.65%) CCNA
13 12 (0.65%) CIMA
13 12 (0.65%) MCSE
13 12 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 11 (0.59%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.96%) QA
2 48 (2.59%) PMO
2 48 (2.59%) SLA
3 31 (1.67%) GDPR
3 31 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 28 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (1.24%) ISO 9001
6 20 (1.08%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 6 (0.32%) COSHH
9 5 (0.27%) GMP
10 4 (0.22%) COBIT
10 4 (0.22%) SEPA
11 2 (0.11%) RMADS
12 1 (0.054%) HL7
12 1 (0.054%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.054%) IFRS
12 1 (0.054%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.054%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.054%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 80 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 59 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (2.64%) Docker
4 42 (2.26%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.38%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 7 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (0.38%) vSphere
6 6 (0.32%) Samba
6 6 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.32%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.32%) XenApp
7 5 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.27%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.22%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.16%) Firmware
10 2 (0.11%) HDFS
11 1 (0.054%) SRDF
11 1 (0.054%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.054%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (1.19%) SCCM
2 21 (1.13%) Ansible
3 17 (0.92%) SCOM
4 16 (0.86%) Puppet
5 15 (0.81%) Graphite
6 14 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.59%) vRealize
8 8 (0.43%) Consul
8 8 (0.43%) Data Guard
8 8 (0.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 8 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (0.38%) Rancher
9 7 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (0.32%) Kubernetes
10 6 (0.32%) Nagios
10 6 (0.32%) Sysdig
11 5 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (0.27%) Grafana
11 5 (0.27%) vCenter Server
12 4 (0.22%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 333 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 200 (10.78%) Oracle
3 167 (9.00%) SAP
4 96 (5.18%) VMware
5 54 (2.91%) Citrix
6 51 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
7 50 (2.70%) Sage
7 50 (2.70%) WorldPay
8 43 (2.32%) Cisco
9 38 (2.05%) Infor
10 37 (1.99%) JD Edwards
11 35 (1.89%) Epicor
12 26 (1.40%) Red Hat
13 24 (1.29%) IFS
13 24 (1.29%) Tableau
14 23 (1.24%) Veeam
15 16 (0.86%) Xero
16 15 (0.81%) IBM
16 15 (0.81%) NetApp
17 14 (0.75%) CheckPoint