Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 13 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,314 1,802 2,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.18% 14.96% 18.03%
As % of the General category 38.89% 41.30% 50.04%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1,374 1,900
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +0.50%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 3,379 4,363 4,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.89% 36.23% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,368 3,341 3,744
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 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -6 426 £55,000 +10.00% 60
Cambridgeshire +2 412 £52,500 - 57
Essex 0 203 £47,500 - 44
Bedfordshire -6 184 £60,000 +33.33% 29
Suffolk -2 69 £53,000 +11.58% 14
Norfolk -15 19 £45,000 -14.29% 18
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 379 (28.84%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (21.00%) Microsoft
3 263 (20.02%) SQL
4 216 (16.44%) SQL Server
5 195 (14.84%) Java
6 194 (14.76%) Project Management
7 187 (14.23%) Scrum
8 184 (14.00%) .NET
8 184 (14.00%) Windows
9 181 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
10 176 (13.39%) Degree
11 171 (13.01%) C#
12 158 (12.02%) JavaScript
13 154 (11.72%) Linux
14 135 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 135 (10.27%) Microsoft Azure
15 130 (9.89%) Software Engineering
16 123 (9.36%) Retail
17 121 (9.21%) HTML
18 119 (9.06%) Marketing
18 119 (9.06%) Problem-Solving
19 112 (8.52%) CSS
20 111 (8.45%) ERP
21 108 (8.22%) Test Automation
21 108 (8.22%) SDLC
22 100 (7.61%) Fintech
23 98 (7.46%) Active Directory
23 98 (7.46%) ASP.NET
24 96 (7.31%) Line Management
25 94 (7.15%) Mentoring

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 32 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
2 20 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 17 (1.29%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.29%) Tomcat
4 16 (1.22%) SAS
5 12 (0.91%) IBM Notes
5 12 (0.91%) WordPress
6 11 (0.84%) Confluence
6 11 (0.84%) JBoss
6 11 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.61%) CMS
7 8 (0.61%) IIS
7 8 (0.61%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.61%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.53%) Apache
8 7 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.46%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.38%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 76 (5.78%) Microsoft Office
2 71 (5.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 49 (3.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (1.98%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (0.61%) Chatbot
5 8 (0.61%) RoboHelp
6 5 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.30%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.076%) HipChat
8 1 (0.076%) Simulink
8 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
2 17 (1.29%) Unit4 Business World
3 16 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 10 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
5 10 (0.76%) StreamServe
6 9 (0.68%) Infor M3
6 9 (0.68%) Odoo
6 9 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (0.68%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.68%) SAP FI
6 9 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (0.68%) SAP HR
7 8 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
8 6 (0.46%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
9 5 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.30%) SAP BPC
10 4 (0.30%) SAP HCM
10 4 (0.30%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 135 (10.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (3.73%) Office 365
4 32 (2.44%) SaaS
5 27 (2.05%) Dynamics 365
6 19 (1.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 7 (0.53%) npm
8 6 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.38%) Firebase
9 5 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.15%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.076%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.076%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.076%) PaaS
13 1 (0.076%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 47 (3.58%) LAN
1 47 (3.58%) TCP/IP
2 40 (3.04%) Firewall
3 33 (2.51%) DNS
4 31 (2.36%) WAN
5 29 (2.21%) Network Security
5 29 (2.21%) WebEx
6 25 (1.90%) Internet
7 22 (1.67%) IP Telephony
7 22 (1.67%) MPLS
8 21 (1.60%) DHCP
8 21 (1.60%) Ethernet
9 18 (1.37%) VPN
10 15 (1.14%) HTTP
11 14 (1.07%) VoIP
11 14 (1.07%) Wireless
12 13 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (0.84%) VLAN
14 10 (0.76%) Skype
14 10 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 62 (4.72%) Big Data
3 44 (3.35%) Relational Database
3 44 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (2.05%) MongoDB
6 27 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 23 (1.75%) Power BI
9 21 (1.60%) MySQL
10 19 (1.45%) Hadoop
11 18 (1.37%) NoSQL
12 17 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (1.22%) RDBMS
14 13 (0.99%) RavenDB
15 12 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
17 9 (0.68%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 61 (4.64%) Git (software)
2 41 (3.12%) Visual Studio
3 36 (2.74%) JIRA
4 25 (1.90%) Selenium
5 24 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 23 (1.75%) NUnit
7 13 (0.99%) Maven
8 12 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (0.76%) Jasmine
9 10 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (0.76%) webpack
10 9 (0.68%) gulp
11 8 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (0.61%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (0.38%) Burp Suite
13 5 (0.38%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.38%) JBehave
13 5 (0.38%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.38%) Xcode
General
1 123 (9.36%) Retail
2 119 (9.06%) Marketing
3 74 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 69 (5.25%) Manufacturing
5 64 (4.87%) Banking
6 41 (3.12%) Legal
7 33 (2.51%) Advertising
8 31 (2.36%) Back Office
9 26 (1.98%) Electronics
10 13 (0.99%) Billing
11 10 (0.76%) Automotive
12 8 (0.61%) Law
13 5 (0.38%) Games
13 5 (0.38%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.30%) Local Government
14 4 (0.30%) Military
14 4 (0.30%) Publishing
15 3 (0.23%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 268 (20.40%) Developer
2 178 (13.55%) Analyst
3 107 (8.14%) Project Manager
4 76 (5.78%) Consultant
5 65 (4.95%) C# Developer
6 64 (4.87%) Business Analyst
7 62 (4.72%) .NET Developer
7 62 (4.72%) Architect
8 50 (3.81%) IT Manager
9 48 (3.65%) Programme Manager
10 41 (3.12%) Software Developer
11 37 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
12 36 (2.74%) Senior Developer
13 34 (2.59%) Java Developer
14 33 (2.51%) Technical Manager
15 32 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
15 32 (2.44%) Software Engineer
15 32 (2.44%) Technical Leader
16 31 (2.36%) Systems Engineer
17 30 (2.28%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (14.00%) .NET
2 121 (9.21%) HTML
3 112 (8.52%) CSS
4 98 (7.46%) ASP.NET
5 79 (6.01%) AngularJS
6 55 (4.19%) HTML5
7 48 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (3.65%) Web Services
7 48 (3.65%) XML
8 42 (3.20%) React
9 34 (2.59%) CSS3
9 34 (2.59%) WPF
10 32 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 30 (2.28%) ASP.NET Web API
11 30 (2.28%) jQuery
11 30 (2.28%) REST
12 28 (2.13%) .NET Framework
13 25 (1.90%) Node.js
13 25 (1.90%) Spring
14 22 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 181 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (7.61%) Fintech
3 52 (3.96%) Data Centre
4 51 (3.88%) Self-Motivation
5 48 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 44 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
8 30 (2.28%) User Experience
9 27 (2.05%) Driving Licence
10 26 (1.98%) Algorithms
10 26 (1.98%) Mobile App
10 26 (1.98%) Social Media
11 24 (1.83%) FMCG
12 22 (1.67%) Reinsurance
13 19 (1.45%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.07%) Fat Client
14 14 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (1.07%) Public Cloud
14 14 (1.07%) Thin Client
15 12 (0.91%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 184 (14.00%) Windows
2 154 (11.72%) Linux
3 55 (4.19%) Windows Server
4 40 (3.04%) Windows 7
5 38 (2.89%) Windows 10
6 30 (2.28%) Unix
7 17 (1.29%) Apple iOS
7 17 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.14%) Android
9 13 (0.99%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.46%) CentOS
11 6 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.30%) zOS
13 3 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.15%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.076%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (28.84%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (14.76%) Project Management
3 187 (14.23%) Scrum
4 135 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 130 (9.89%) Software Engineering
6 119 (9.06%) Problem-Solving
7 111 (8.45%) ERP
8 108 (8.22%) SDLC
8 108 (8.22%) Test Automation
9 96 (7.31%) Line Management
10 94 (7.15%) Mentoring
11 93 (7.08%) Change Management
12 84 (6.39%) Coaching
13 80 (6.09%) MVC
13 80 (6.09%) Programme Management
14 72 (5.48%) Computer Science
14 72 (5.48%) PRINCE2
14 72 (5.48%) TDD
15 70 (5.33%) CRM
16 69 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 263 (20.02%) SQL
2 195 (14.84%) Java
3 171 (13.01%) C#
4 158 (12.02%) JavaScript
5 69 (5.25%) Python
6 58 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 38 (2.89%) C++
8 34 (2.59%) PHP
8 34 (2.59%) PowerShell
9 28 (2.13%) TypeScript
10 24 (1.83%) PL/SQL
10 24 (1.83%) VBA
11 17 (1.29%) C
11 17 (1.29%) ES6
11 17 (1.29%) Shell Script
12 13 (0.99%) Apex Code
13 12 (0.91%) Bash Shell
13 12 (0.91%) VB.NET
14 10 (0.76%) RPG
14 10 (0.76%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 176 (13.39%) Degree
2 41 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (2.89%) ISEB
4 34 (2.59%) CISSP
5 31 (2.36%) CISM
6 30 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
7 24 (1.83%) MCSE
8 23 (1.75%) MCSA
9 22 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 18 (1.37%) CISA
11 14 (1.07%) PMI Certification
12 13 (0.99%) ACCA
12 13 (0.99%) CIMA
13 12 (0.91%) A+ Certification
13 12 (0.91%) ACDT
13 12 (0.91%) ACHDS
13 12 (0.91%) ACTC
13 12 (0.91%) MCDST
13 12 (0.91%) MCP
13 12 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.95%) QA
2 47 (3.58%) SLA
3 30 (2.28%) PMO
4 21 (1.60%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.91%) GDPR
6 12 (0.91%) HIPAA
6 12 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.61%) COBIT
7 8 (0.61%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.53%) PSD2
9 5 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.30%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.076%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.076%) ISO 20022
11 1 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.076%) P3O
11 1 (0.076%) SEPA
System Software
1 98 (7.46%) Active Directory
2 53 (4.03%) Docker
3 19 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.30%) Firmware
6 3 (0.23%) NFS
6 3 (0.23%) VMware NSX
6 3 (0.23%) vSphere
6 3 (0.23%) XenApp
7 2 (0.15%) Xen
8 1 (0.076%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.076%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 26 (1.98%) SCCM
3 22 (1.67%) SCOM
4 19 (1.45%) Puppet
4 19 (1.45%) vRealize
4 19 (1.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 16 (1.22%) Ansible
6 6 (0.46%) Terraform
7 5 (0.38%) Nessus
7 5 (0.38%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.23%) Grafana
9 3 (0.23%) Nagios
9 3 (0.23%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.15%) Cacti
10 2 (0.15%) Graphite
10 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.15%) SCSM
10 2 (0.15%) yum
11 1 (0.076%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 276 (21.00%) Microsoft
2 93 (7.08%) Oracle
3 77 (5.86%) SAP
4 69 (5.25%) VMware
5 65 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
6 36 (2.74%) Cisco
7 31 (2.36%) Citrix
8 26 (1.98%) Veeam
9 21 (1.60%) Workday
10 19 (1.45%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 16 (1.22%) HP
12 15 (1.14%) Splunk
13 13 (0.99%) Apple
13 13 (0.99%) Remedy
14 12 (0.91%) Cognos
14 12 (0.91%) IBM
14 12 (0.91%) Lotus
15 11 (0.84%) Avaya
15 11 (0.84%) Tableau
16 10 (0.76%) Infor