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

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 6 7
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,744 2,131 2,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.96% 16.81% 16.32%
As % of the General category 39.51% 47.16% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,383 1,760 1,930
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
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 4,414 4,519 5,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.32% 35.64% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,416 3,600 4,220
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% -

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 February 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 February 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 -4 665 £50,000 -9.09% 92
Cambridgeshire +2 520 £52,500 +16.67% 161
Essex -6 240 £47,500 -5.00% 72
Bedfordshire +11 168 £52,500 +10.53% 34
Norfolk -9 78 £54,500 +22.47% 30
Suffolk -3 64 £52,500 +38.16% 27
East Anglia -1 2 £52,500 -27.59% 1
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 637 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 385 (22.08%) SQL
3 363 (20.81%) C#
4 316 (18.12%) Microsoft
5 291 (16.69%) .NET
6 272 (15.60%) Java
7 266 (15.25%) JavaScript
8 249 (14.28%) Project Management
9 229 (13.13%) HTML
10 218 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 207 (11.87%) SQL Server
11 207 (11.87%) Degree
12 203 (11.64%) SDLC
13 198 (11.35%) CSS
14 193 (11.07%) Oracle
15 184 (10.55%) SAP
16 183 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
17 178 (10.21%) Scrum
18 177 (10.15%) Windows
19 168 (9.63%) Software Engineering
20 161 (9.23%) MVC
21 159 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
22 156 (8.94%) ASP.NET
22 156 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
22 156 (8.94%) TDD
23 155 (8.89%) ERP
23 155 (8.89%) ITIL
24 154 (8.83%) Mathematics
25 146 (8.37%) Test Automation
26 138 (7.91%) Computer Science

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 43 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 39 (2.24%) Tomcat
3 30 (1.72%) Apache
4 24 (1.38%) CMS
4 24 (1.38%) Confluence
5 19 (1.09%) Drupal
6 14 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 14 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
6 14 (0.80%) WebLogic
7 11 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (0.52%) Apache Spark
8 9 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (0.46%) WordPress
10 6 (0.34%) IIS
10 6 (0.34%) JBoss
10 6 (0.34%) SAS
11 5 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 72 (4.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 53 (3.04%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 33 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
5 24 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.23%) EngageOne
8 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.11%) SPSS
10 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.057%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.057%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.057%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.057%) Simulink
10 1 (0.057%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.057%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 52 (2.98%) Dynamics AX
2 37 (2.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 36 (2.06%) NetSuite
4 33 (1.89%) SAP FI
5 32 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
6 27 (1.55%) SAP CO
6 27 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
7 24 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
8 23 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
9 22 (1.26%) SAP BPC
10 18 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
11 16 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
12 11 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
12 11 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
13 10 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
13 10 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
13 10 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
14 9 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
14 9 (0.52%) SAP FI-AP
15 7 (0.40%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 159 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (3.10%) SaaS
4 33 (1.89%) GitHub
5 27 (1.55%) Office 365
6 21 (1.20%) npm
7 18 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
8 15 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (0.80%) FinancialForce
10 13 (0.75%) PaaS
11 12 (0.69%) IaaS
12 11 (0.63%) OpenShift
13 10 (0.57%) Azure Data Factory
14 8 (0.46%) Mimecast
15 7 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
15 7 (0.40%) Serverless
16 6 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
17 5 (0.29%) Akamai
18 3 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
18 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 58 (3.33%) Internet
2 53 (3.04%) Firewall
2 53 (3.04%) VPN
3 39 (2.24%) HTTP
4 33 (1.89%) LAN
5 31 (1.78%) WAN
6 26 (1.49%) DNS
7 25 (1.43%) TCP/IP
8 23 (1.32%) DHCP
8 23 (1.32%) VoIP
9 19 (1.09%) SAN
10 16 (0.92%) BGP
10 16 (0.92%) OSPF
11 15 (0.86%) VLAN
12 13 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (0.75%) Wireless
13 12 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (0.69%) HTTPS
14 11 (0.63%) Intranet
14 11 (0.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (11.87%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (3.50%) NoSQL
4 60 (3.44%) MongoDB
5 52 (2.98%) Relational Database
5 52 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (2.87%) MySQL
7 38 (2.18%) Oracle Database
8 35 (2.01%) Big Data
8 35 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
9 32 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 31 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
11 24 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
12 22 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 22 (1.26%) Redis
13 20 (1.15%) Hadoop
13 20 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (1.09%) SAP HANA
15 18 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (0.97%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 74 (4.24%) Git (software)
2 67 (3.84%) Visual Studio
3 57 (3.27%) JIRA
3 57 (3.27%) NUnit
3 57 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 54 (3.10%) Jenkins
5 50 (2.87%) Cucumber
6 45 (2.58%) Selenium
7 32 (1.83%) Jasmine
8 26 (1.49%) TeamCity
9 25 (1.43%) gulp
10 23 (1.32%) webpack
11 21 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
12 19 (1.09%) JUnit
13 17 (0.97%) Subversion
14 16 (0.92%) Maven
15 13 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
16 11 (0.63%) Mockito
17 8 (0.46%) Grunt
17 8 (0.46%) Protractor
General
1 137 (7.86%) Marketing
2 119 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 103 (5.91%) Retail
4 82 (4.70%) Telecoms
5 81 (4.64%) Banking
6 73 (4.19%) Advertising
7 63 (3.61%) Legal
8 45 (2.58%) Electronics
9 23 (1.32%) Games
10 19 (1.09%) Billing
11 18 (1.03%) Back Office
12 15 (0.86%) General Ledger
12 15 (0.86%) Publishing
13 14 (0.80%) Military
13 14 (0.80%) Retail Banking
14 13 (0.75%) Automotive
14 13 (0.75%) Financial Institution
15 8 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.40%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 518 (29.70%) Developer
2 237 (13.59%) Analyst
3 147 (8.43%) C# Developer
3 147 (8.43%) Project Manager
4 114 (6.54%) .NET Developer
5 106 (6.08%) Senior Developer
6 99 (5.68%) Architect
7 98 (5.62%) Consultant
8 96 (5.50%) Software Engineer
9 94 (5.39%) Software Developer
10 91 (5.22%) Business Analyst
10 91 (5.22%) Java Developer
11 63 (3.61%) C# .NET Developer
12 53 (3.04%) Support Analyst
13 52 (2.98%) IT Manager
14 50 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
15 43 (2.47%) Administrator
15 43 (2.47%) C# Software Developer
15 43 (2.47%) Senior C# Developer
16 41 (2.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (16.69%) .NET
2 229 (13.13%) HTML
3 218 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 198 (11.35%) CSS
5 156 (8.94%) ASP.NET
6 127 (7.28%) Web Services
7 115 (6.59%) WPF
8 114 (6.54%) XML
9 107 (6.14%) HTML5
10 104 (5.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 85 (4.87%) Spring
12 72 (4.13%) REST
13 71 (4.07%) jQuery
14 62 (3.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 62 (3.56%) WCF
15 60 (3.44%) RESTful
16 58 (3.33%) CSS3
17 54 (3.10%) .NET Framework
18 50 (2.87%) React
19 43 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 183 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 138 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 94 (5.39%) Fintech
4 89 (5.10%) Algorithms
5 73 (4.19%) Data Centre
6 70 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
7 47 (2.69%) Management Information System
8 46 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
9 45 (2.58%) Mobile App
10 44 (2.52%) Virtual Team
11 26 (1.49%) User Experience
12 25 (1.43%) Driving Licence
13 22 (1.26%) Smart City
14 21 (1.20%) Media Streaming
15 17 (0.97%) Reinsurance
16 16 (0.92%) Spread Betting
17 14 (0.80%) Client/Server
18 12 (0.69%) Data Structures
19 11 (0.63%) Online Games
19 11 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 177 (10.15%) Windows
2 137 (7.86%) Linux
3 87 (4.99%) Unix
4 81 (4.64%) Windows Server
5 34 (1.95%) Android
5 34 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (1.43%) Solaris
8 15 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (0.80%) Windows 10
9 14 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.29%) CentOS
11 5 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.17%) AIX
12 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.057%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.057%) SUSE
14 1 (0.057%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 637 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
2 249 (14.28%) Project Management
3 203 (11.64%) SDLC
4 178 (10.21%) Scrum
5 168 (9.63%) Software Engineering
6 161 (9.23%) MVC
7 156 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
7 156 (8.94%) TDD
8 155 (8.89%) ERP
8 155 (8.89%) ITIL
9 154 (8.83%) Mathematics
10 146 (8.37%) Test Automation
11 135 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 133 (7.63%) OO
13 125 (7.17%) Mentoring
14 121 (6.94%) Waterfall
15 104 (5.96%) PRINCE2
16 94 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
17 88 (5.05%) Analytics
18 87 (4.99%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 385 (22.08%) SQL
2 363 (20.81%) C#
3 272 (15.60%) Java
4 266 (15.25%) JavaScript
5 127 (7.28%) C++
6 120 (6.88%) Python
7 58 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 51 (2.92%) C
9 46 (2.64%) PHP
9 46 (2.64%) TypeScript
10 40 (2.29%) PowerShell
11 36 (2.06%) PL/SQL
12 34 (1.95%) VBA
13 31 (1.78%) VB.NET
14 30 (1.72%) ES6
15 27 (1.55%) VB
16 25 (1.43%) Ruby
17 18 (1.03%) MATLAB
18 16 (0.92%) Scala
18 16 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 207 (11.87%) Degree
2 49 (2.81%) PhD
3 36 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 26 (1.49%) ISEB
5 24 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
5 24 (1.38%) PMP
6 22 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (1.15%) Security Cleared
8 16 (0.92%) CISSP
8 16 (0.92%) MCITP
9 15 (0.86%) ACCA
9 15 (0.86%) APMP
9 15 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (0.80%) CIMA
10 14 (0.80%) DBS Check
10 14 (0.80%) DV Cleared
10 14 (0.80%) PMI Certification
11 13 (0.75%) CISM
11 13 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (5.28%) QA
2 64 (3.67%) SLA
3 35 (2.01%) PMO
4 33 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (1.55%) GDPR
6 26 (1.49%) ISO 9001
7 21 (1.20%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.52%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.34%) COSHH
10 5 (0.29%) COBIT
10 5 (0.29%) GMP
10 5 (0.29%) ISO 22301
10 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 4 (0.23%) SEPA
12 2 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.057%) DICOM
13 1 (0.057%) HL7
13 1 (0.057%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.057%) MISRA
System Software
1 61 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 60 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 32 (1.83%) Docker
5 13 (0.75%) vSphere
6 7 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.29%) VMware NSX
8 4 (0.23%) HDFS
9 2 (0.11%) Firmware
9 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.057%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 1 (0.057%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.057%) SRDF
10 1 (0.057%) XenApp
10 1 (0.057%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (1.20%) SCCM
2 17 (0.97%) Puppet
3 15 (0.86%) SCOM
4 14 (0.80%) Ansible
5 9 (0.52%) Graphite
5 9 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.46%) WSUS
7 7 (0.40%) Consul
7 7 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.29%) Cobbler
8 5 (0.29%) Docker Swarm
8 5 (0.29%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.29%) vCenter Server
8 5 (0.29%) vRealize
9 4 (0.23%) Dollar Universe
9 4 (0.23%) Grafana
9 4 (0.23%) Prometheus
10 3 (0.17%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 316 (18.12%) Microsoft
2 193 (11.07%) Oracle
3 184 (10.55%) SAP
4 93 (5.33%) VMware
5 47 (2.69%) Citrix
6 41 (2.35%) Sage
7 37 (2.12%) Infor
8 36 (2.06%) JD Edwards
9 33 (1.89%) Cisco
10 31 (1.78%) Epicor
10 31 (1.78%) IFS
11 24 (1.38%) IBM
12 23 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
13 19 (1.09%) NetApp
14 18 (1.03%) Veeam
15 17 (0.97%) Tableau
16 16 (0.92%) CheckPoint
17 15 (0.86%) WorldPay
18 14 (0.80%) Xero
18 14 (0.80%) Xerox