Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1826 2329 2636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.03% 17.69% 17.29%
As % of the General category 41.60% 49.33% 48.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1909 2134
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 4389 4721 5419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.12% 35.85% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3379 3803 4290
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £72,575
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,010 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.94% +4.02% -

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -8 636 £47,500 -13.64% 47
Cambridgeshire -2 567 £50,000 +11.11% 94
Essex -6 245 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Bedfordshire +12 197 £47,500 -5.00% 10
Suffolk -1 95 £48,000 +20.00% 8
Norfolk -2 83 £46,250 +2.78% 21
East Anglia -1 2 £95,000 +31.03%
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Finance.

1 614 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
2 454 (24.86%) SQL
3 401 (21.96%) C#
4 344 (18.84%) Microsoft
5 323 (17.69%) .NET
6 282 (15.44%) Java
7 276 (15.12%) Degree
8 251 (13.75%) SAP
9 240 (13.14%) JavaScript
10 235 (12.87%) Oracle
11 234 (12.81%) SQL Server
11 234 (12.81%) SDLC
12 230 (12.60%) Marketing
13 218 (11.94%) Project Management
14 205 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
15 202 (11.06%) HTML
16 200 (10.95%) Scrum
17 197 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
18 193 (10.57%) Software Engineering
19 187 (10.24%) Manufacturing
20 178 (9.75%) Windows
21 172 (9.42%) Telecoms
22 171 (9.36%) CSS
23 167 (9.15%) Computer Science
24 159 (8.71%) AngularJS
25 156 (8.54%) Programme Management
26 153 (8.38%) Test Automation
26 153 (8.38%) Retail
27 151 (8.27%) XML
28 148 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management

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 51 (2.79%) Apache
2 42 (2.30%) CMS
3 41 (2.25%) Tomcat
4 31 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 29 (1.59%) WebLogic
6 28 (1.53%) Drupal
7 14 (0.77%) IIS
8 11 (0.60%) Confluence
9 10 (0.55%) Apache Spark
9 10 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (0.49%) MS Exchange
10 9 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (0.49%) SAS
11 7 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.33%) WordPress
13 5 (0.27%) JBoss
13 5 (0.27%) Mule
13 5 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 100 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 70 (3.83%) Microsoft Office
3 67 (3.67%) MS Visio
4 48 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
5 37 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.27%) SPSS
7 5 (0.27%) XMetaL
8 4 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.22%) EngageOne
8 4 (0.22%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.16%) InVision
10 2 (0.11%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.055%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 38 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 34 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
3 33 (1.81%) SAP FI
4 32 (1.75%) NetSuite
5 29 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
6 26 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
7 25 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 25 (1.37%) SAP CO
7 25 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
8 16 (0.88%) SAP BPC
9 14 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
9 14 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
10 13 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
10 13 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
10 13 (0.71%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 13 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
10 13 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
11 9 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
11 9 (0.49%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 108 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (2.35%) SaaS
4 36 (1.97%) GitHub
5 29 (1.59%) Office 365
6 9 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.44%) FinancialForce
7 8 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.38%) OneDrive
9 6 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 6 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.27%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.22%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.16%) AdWords
12 3 (0.16%) Akamai
12 3 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.11%) IaaS
13 2 (0.11%) PaaS
13 2 (0.11%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.79%) VPN
2 49 (2.68%) Firewall
3 40 (2.19%) SAN
4 37 (2.03%) Internet
5 36 (1.97%) DNS
6 34 (1.86%) TCP/IP
7 30 (1.64%) LAN
8 29 (1.59%) WAN
9 28 (1.53%) DHCP
10 27 (1.48%) HTTP
11 25 (1.37%) VoIP
12 24 (1.31%) BGP
12 24 (1.31%) OSPF
13 20 (1.10%) HTTPS
14 19 (1.04%) HSRP
15 18 (0.99%) VLAN
16 17 (0.93%) FTP
16 17 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
16 17 (0.93%) Telnet
16 17 (0.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (12.81%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.72%) MySQL
3 59 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 42 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 41 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 40 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 39 (2.14%) Oracle Database
9 34 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (1.81%) Big Data
11 22 (1.20%) Hadoop
12 21 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
12 21 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
13 18 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (0.93%) Data Mining
14 17 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (0.77%) MarkLogic
15 14 (0.77%) OLAP
15 14 (0.77%) QlikView
15 14 (0.77%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 80 (4.38%) Visual Studio
2 60 (3.29%) NUnit
3 56 (3.07%) Git (software)
4 54 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 51 (2.79%) Selenium
6 46 (2.52%) Jenkins
7 45 (2.46%) Cucumber
8 42 (2.30%) TeamCity
9 27 (1.48%) JIRA
10 17 (0.93%) Subversion
11 11 (0.60%) HP UFT
11 11 (0.60%) JUnit
11 11 (0.60%) Maven
12 10 (0.55%) MSTest
12 10 (0.55%) SpecFlow
12 10 (0.55%) WebDriver
13 9 (0.49%) Grunt
13 9 (0.49%) Jasmine
14 8 (0.44%) Karma Test Runner
14 8 (0.44%) Mockito
General
1 230 (12.60%) Marketing
2 187 (10.24%) Manufacturing
3 172 (9.42%) Telecoms
4 153 (8.38%) Retail
5 131 (7.17%) Electronics
6 95 (5.20%) Banking
7 53 (2.90%) Legal
8 52 (2.85%) Advertising
9 48 (2.63%) Back Office
10 36 (1.97%) Military
11 21 (1.15%) Games
11 21 (1.15%) Publishing
12 17 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.93%) General Ledger
13 13 (0.71%) Automotive
13 13 (0.71%) Retail Banking
14 11 (0.60%) French Language
15 10 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.49%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 541 (29.63%) Developer
2 286 (15.66%) Analyst
3 194 (10.62%) C# Developer
4 139 (7.61%) .NET Developer
5 134 (7.34%) Project Manager
6 116 (6.35%) Software Engineer
7 113 (6.19%) Senior Developer
8 106 (5.81%) Java Developer
9 103 (5.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 96 (5.26%) Architect
11 93 (5.09%) Software Developer
12 90 (4.93%) Business Analyst
13 78 (4.27%) Consultant
14 62 (3.40%) IT Manager
15 60 (3.29%) Support Analyst
16 50 (2.74%) C# Software Developer
16 50 (2.74%) Support Engineer
17 48 (2.63%) Applications Support
18 47 (2.57%) Senior C# Developer
19 44 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (17.69%) .NET
2 202 (11.06%) HTML
3 171 (9.36%) CSS
4 159 (8.71%) AngularJS
5 151 (8.27%) XML
6 137 (7.50%) ASP.NET
7 126 (6.90%) Web Services
8 81 (4.44%) HTML5
8 81 (4.44%) WPF
9 77 (4.22%) Spring
10 76 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 60 (3.29%) jQuery
12 56 (3.07%) REST
13 53 (2.90%) CSS3
14 51 (2.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 49 (2.68%) WCF
16 47 (2.57%) .NET Framework
16 47 (2.57%) Middleware
17 45 (2.46%) JSON
18 40 (2.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 205 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
2 167 (9.15%) Computer Science
3 90 (4.93%) Algorithms
4 75 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
5 73 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 59 (3.23%) Fintech
7 47 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (2.46%) Virtual Team
9 40 (2.19%) User Experience
10 37 (2.03%) Data Centre
11 29 (1.59%) Client/Server
12 21 (1.15%) Data Structures
13 17 (0.93%) Mobile App
14 15 (0.82%) Smart City
15 14 (0.77%) Reinsurance
16 13 (0.71%) Acoustics
16 13 (0.71%) Social Media
17 12 (0.66%) Life Science
18 11 (0.60%) Spread Betting
19 10 (0.55%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 178 (9.75%) Windows
2 122 (6.68%) Linux
3 72 (3.94%) Unix
4 49 (2.68%) Windows Server
5 32 (1.75%) Android
6 24 (1.31%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.31%) Solaris
7 14 (0.77%) Windows 10
8 9 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.49%) Windows Vista
9 8 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (0.44%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.22%) AIX
12 2 (0.11%) CentOS
12 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.055%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.055%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (12.81%) SDLC
3 218 (11.94%) Project Management
4 200 (10.95%) Scrum
5 197 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
6 193 (10.57%) Software Engineering
7 156 (8.54%) Programme Management
8 153 (8.38%) Test Automation
9 148 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 141 (7.72%) Mentoring
11 140 (7.67%) Mathematics
11 140 (7.67%) TDD
12 138 (7.56%) MVC
12 138 (7.56%) OO
13 132 (7.23%) Digital Marketing
14 130 (7.12%) ITIL
15 124 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
15 124 (6.79%) ERP
16 117 (6.41%) PRINCE2
17 107 (5.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 454 (24.86%) SQL
2 401 (21.96%) C#
3 282 (15.44%) Java
4 240 (13.14%) JavaScript
5 145 (7.94%) C++
6 97 (5.31%) Python
7 72 (3.94%) T-SQL
8 63 (3.45%) C
9 41 (2.25%) PL/SQL
10 38 (2.08%) PHP
11 36 (1.97%) VBA
12 35 (1.92%) Shell Script
13 32 (1.75%) VB
14 26 (1.42%) MATLAB
14 26 (1.42%) VB.NET
15 24 (1.31%) TypeScript
16 22 (1.20%) R
17 21 (1.15%) F#
17 21 (1.15%) VB6
18 20 (1.10%) Julia
Qualifications
1 276 (15.12%) Degree
2 58 (3.18%) ISEB
3 51 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (2.25%) PhD
5 40 (2.19%) Security Cleared
6 28 (1.53%) CISSP
7 27 (1.48%) SC Cleared
8 26 (1.42%) CISM
9 25 (1.37%) CISA
9 25 (1.37%) DBS Check
10 20 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (1.04%) ISTQB
12 18 (0.99%) ACCA
12 18 (0.99%) CIMA
12 18 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (0.93%) APMP
13 17 (0.93%) DV Cleared
13 17 (0.93%) PMP
14 15 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 13 (0.71%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (6.19%) QA
2 99 (5.42%) SLA
3 64 (3.50%) PMO
4 34 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (1.31%) ISO 9001
6 20 (1.10%) GDPR
7 19 (1.04%) Data Quality
8 15 (0.82%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 6 (0.33%) ISO 22301
11 5 (0.27%) COBIT
11 5 (0.27%) MISRA
12 4 (0.22%) DICOM
12 4 (0.22%) HL7
12 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.16%) COSHH
13 3 (0.16%) GMP
14 1 (0.055%) GxP
14 1 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.20%) vSphere
4 16 (0.88%) Docker
5 15 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.38%) Firmware
7 5 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.22%) HDFS
8 4 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.22%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.055%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.055%) SRDF
10 1 (0.055%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (1.10%) Puppet
2 14 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (0.71%) SCCM
4 10 (0.55%) Ansible
5 6 (0.33%) SCOM
5 6 (0.33%) WSUS
6 5 (0.27%) Cobbler
6 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.27%) SCDPM
6 5 (0.27%) Terraform
7 4 (0.22%) Dollar Universe
7 4 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (0.16%) Packer
8 3 (0.16%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.16%) vRealize
9 2 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.11%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.11%) Salt
9 2 (0.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 344 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 251 (13.75%) SAP
3 235 (12.87%) Oracle
4 69 (3.78%) VMware
5 37 (2.03%) Xerox
6 35 (1.92%) Adobe
7 33 (1.81%) Cisco
8 31 (1.70%) IBM
9 30 (1.64%) Citrix
9 30 (1.64%) Tableau
10 28 (1.53%) JD Edwards
11 19 (1.04%) HP
11 19 (1.04%) Infor
11 19 (1.04%) NetApp
12 18 (0.99%) Twitter
13 16 (0.88%) CheckPoint
13 16 (0.88%) Sage
13 16 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (0.82%) Google
14 15 (0.82%) Sybase