Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1868 2391 2612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.48% 17.72% 16.65%
As % of the General category 43.71% 48.93% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1457 1939 2179
East of England median annual salary £45,001 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4274 4887 5437
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 35.41% 36.21% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3317 3983 4304
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £68,925
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - -

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 -6 663 £50,000 -0.99% 31
Cambridgeshire -4 482 £45,000 -10.00% 64
Essex -6 338 £45,000 -10.00% 21
Bedfordshire +7 195 £50,000 - 24
Suffolk +1 107 £40,000 +12.68% 7
Norfolk +2 81 £45,000 -5.26% 12
East Anglia - 1 £95,000 -
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 622 (33.30%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (22.54%) SQL
3 398 (21.31%) C#
4 357 (19.11%) .NET
5 312 (16.70%) Microsoft
6 299 (16.01%) SQL Server
7 265 (14.19%) Java
7 265 (14.19%) Degree
8 255 (13.65%) Oracle
9 252 (13.49%) SAP
10 233 (12.47%) Business Intelligence
11 230 (12.31%) Marketing
12 228 (12.21%) Project Management
13 227 (12.15%) JavaScript
14 221 (11.83%) Scrum
15 215 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
16 208 (11.13%) HTML
17 206 (11.03%) Telecoms
18 199 (10.65%) Programme Management
19 196 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
19 196 (10.49%) ASP.NET
19 196 (10.49%) CSS
20 185 (9.90%) Manufacturing
21 184 (9.85%) Windows
22 179 (9.58%) SDLC
23 177 (9.48%) MVC
24 166 (8.89%) PRINCE2
25 161 (8.62%) Digital Marketing
26 159 (8.51%) Electronics
27 156 (8.35%) Test Automation

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 34 (1.82%) Tomcat
2 31 (1.66%) IIS
3 27 (1.45%) CMS
3 27 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 26 (1.39%) WebLogic
5 25 (1.34%) Apache
6 20 (1.07%) Confluence
7 15 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 12 (0.64%) MS Exchange
8 12 (0.64%) SAS
9 11 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
10 10 (0.54%) Drupal
11 9 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.32%) Mule
12 6 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.27%) JBoss
14 4 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.16%) Apache Spark
15 3 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 116 (6.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 80 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
3 58 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 41 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 39 (2.09%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 10 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.37%) SPSS
9 4 (0.21%) InVision
9 4 (0.21%) XMetaL
10 2 (0.11%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.11%) Simulink
11 1 (0.054%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 34 (1.82%) SAP FI
2 29 (1.55%) SAP CO
2 29 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 19 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
5 17 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
7 15 (0.80%) NetSuite
8 12 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
9 11 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
9 11 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
10 10 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
10 10 (0.54%) Oracle Cash Management
11 9 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
11 9 (0.48%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 9 (0.48%) SAP MM
12 8 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (0.43%) SAP ERP
13 7 (0.37%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 72 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.45%) SaaS
4 24 (1.28%) Office 365
5 15 (0.80%) GitHub
6 7 (0.37%) OneDrive
7 6 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 6 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.27%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.21%) IaaS
10 3 (0.16%) AdWords
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.054%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.054%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.054%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.73%) Firewall
2 39 (2.09%) TCP/IP
3 35 (1.87%) DNS
3 35 (1.87%) SAN
4 30 (1.61%) VPN
5 29 (1.55%) HTTP
6 23 (1.23%) DHCP
6 23 (1.23%) Internet
7 20 (1.07%) LAN
8 18 (0.96%) WAN
9 17 (0.91%) VLAN
10 14 (0.75%) BGP
10 14 (0.75%) OSPF
11 13 (0.70%) FTP
11 13 (0.70%) SSL
12 12 (0.64%) HSRP
13 11 (0.59%) HTTPS
13 11 (0.59%) tcpdump
13 11 (0.59%) Telnet
13 11 (0.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (16.01%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 39 (2.09%) MySQL
6 39 (2.09%) Oracle Database
7 34 (1.82%) MongoDB
8 30 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
8 30 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 28 (1.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 27 (1.45%) Relational Database
11 24 (1.28%) QlikView
11 24 (1.28%) RavenDB
12 23 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (1.12%) Big Data
14 21 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (1.07%) Redis
16 17 (0.91%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 79 (4.23%) Visual Studio
2 66 (3.53%) JIRA
2 66 (3.53%) Selenium
3 63 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 52 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 49 (2.62%) NUnit
6 46 (2.46%) Jenkins
7 43 (2.30%) Cucumber
8 22 (1.18%) TeamCity
9 21 (1.12%) Maven
9 21 (1.12%) WebDriver
10 15 (0.80%) Eclipse
11 14 (0.75%) Subversion
12 12 (0.64%) JBehave
13 11 (0.59%) JUnit
13 11 (0.59%) MSTest
13 11 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
14 10 (0.54%) Axure RP
14 10 (0.54%) HP UFT
15 9 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 230 (12.31%) Marketing
2 206 (11.03%) Telecoms
3 185 (9.90%) Manufacturing
4 159 (8.51%) Electronics
5 113 (6.05%) Retail
6 108 (5.78%) Banking
7 43 (2.30%) Back Office
8 42 (2.25%) Legal
9 36 (1.93%) Advertising
10 25 (1.34%) Games
11 23 (1.23%) Military
12 19 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (1.02%) Publishing
13 15 (0.80%) General Ledger
14 10 (0.54%) Billing
15 9 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.48%) Local Government
16 8 (0.43%) Automotive
17 7 (0.37%) French Language
18 5 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 530 (28.37%) Developer
2 306 (16.38%) Analyst
3 185 (9.90%) C# Developer
4 172 (9.21%) Project Manager
5 161 (8.62%) .NET Developer
6 121 (6.48%) Java Developer
7 111 (5.94%) Senior Developer
8 100 (5.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 91 (4.87%) Architect
10 84 (4.50%) IT Manager
11 83 (4.44%) Business Analyst
12 77 (4.12%) Consultant
13 68 (3.64%) Software Developer
14 60 (3.21%) Support Analyst
15 58 (3.10%) Software Engineer
16 57 (3.05%) Applications Support
17 55 (2.94%) Senior Manager
18 53 (2.84%) IT Project Manager
18 53 (2.84%) Support Engineer
19 48 (2.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 357 (19.11%) .NET
2 208 (11.13%) HTML
3 196 (10.49%) ASP.NET
3 196 (10.49%) CSS
4 148 (7.92%) AngularJS
5 133 (7.12%) XML
6 118 (6.32%) Web Services
7 117 (6.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 78 (4.18%) Spring
9 72 (3.85%) jQuery
10 71 (3.80%) HTML5
11 60 (3.21%) .NET Framework
12 57 (3.05%) CSS3
13 44 (2.36%) SOAP
13 44 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 42 (2.25%) J2EE
15 41 (2.19%) Hibernate
15 41 (2.19%) WPF
16 40 (2.14%) Middleware
17 39 (2.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 215 (11.51%) Analytical Skills
2 127 (6.80%) Computer Science
3 79 (4.23%) Fintech
4 74 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 53 (2.84%) Algorithms
5 53 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
6 51 (2.73%) User Experience
7 44 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (1.66%) Virtual Team
9 21 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 20 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.07%) Data Centre
11 17 (0.91%) CESG
12 15 (0.80%) Mobile App
12 15 (0.80%) Smartcard
13 14 (0.75%) Social Media
14 13 (0.70%) NHS
15 12 (0.64%) Contactless
15 12 (0.64%) EMV
16 11 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 184 (9.85%) Windows
2 86 (4.60%) Linux
3 57 (3.05%) Unix
4 44 (2.36%) Windows Server
5 39 (2.09%) Android
6 26 (1.39%) Apple iOS
7 24 (1.28%) Solaris
8 16 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (0.70%) Windows Vista
10 12 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (0.59%) Windows 10
11 11 (0.59%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.16%) AIX
14 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.11%) SUSE
15 2 (0.11%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (33.30%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (12.47%) Business Intelligence
3 228 (12.21%) Project Management
4 221 (11.83%) Scrum
5 199 (10.65%) Programme Management
6 196 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 179 (9.58%) SDLC
8 177 (9.48%) MVC
9 166 (8.89%) PRINCE2
10 161 (8.62%) Digital Marketing
11 156 (8.35%) Test Automation
12 153 (8.19%) ITIL
13 148 (7.92%) Mentoring
14 139 (7.44%) TDD
15 131 (7.01%) Waterfall
16 124 (6.64%) Software Engineering
17 123 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
18 115 (6.16%) OO
19 101 (5.41%) ERP
20 98 (5.25%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 421 (22.54%) SQL
2 398 (21.31%) C#
3 265 (14.19%) Java
4 227 (12.15%) JavaScript
5 81 (4.34%) C++
6 79 (4.23%) T-SQL
7 60 (3.21%) PL/SQL
8 50 (2.68%) Python
9 46 (2.46%) VB.NET
10 40 (2.14%) C
11 36 (1.93%) VBA
12 35 (1.87%) Shell Script
13 30 (1.61%) TypeScript
14 21 (1.12%) PHP
15 20 (1.07%) PowerShell
16 17 (0.91%) Perl
16 17 (0.91%) VB
17 16 (0.86%) R
18 12 (0.64%) MATLAB
19 11 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 265 (14.19%) Degree
2 48 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 47 (2.52%) ISEB
4 43 (2.30%) Security Cleared
5 32 (1.71%) CISSP
5 32 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
6 30 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 28 (1.50%) SC Cleared
8 26 (1.39%) CISM
9 25 (1.34%) CISA
9 25 (1.34%) PMP
10 22 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 20 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
12 17 (0.91%) ISTQB
13 16 (0.86%) DV Cleared
14 14 (0.75%) DBS Check
15 13 (0.70%) CESG Certified Professional
16 11 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (0.59%) CRISC
17 10 (0.54%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (7.01%) QA
2 78 (4.18%) SLA
3 71 (3.80%) PMO
4 40 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 34 (1.82%) Data Quality
6 19 (1.02%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.75%) PCI DSS
8 11 (0.59%) GDPR
9 10 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 7 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (0.27%) MISRA
12 4 (0.21%) COBIT
12 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.21%) NIST 800
13 3 (0.16%) DICOM
13 3 (0.16%) HL7
14 2 (0.11%) P3O
15 1 (0.054%) ISO 22301
15 1 (0.054%) ISO/IEC 19770
15 1 (0.054%) SEPA
System Software
1 60 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.80%) Docker
4 14 (0.75%) vSphere
5 8 (0.43%) Firmware
6 6 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.21%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.054%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.054%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.86%) Puppet
3 15 (0.80%) SCCM
4 8 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.43%) SCOM
4 8 (0.43%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.32%) Ansible
6 5 (0.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (0.27%) MOM
6 5 (0.27%) SCDPM
6 5 (0.27%) Terraform
7 4 (0.21%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (0.16%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.16%) Packer
9 2 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.11%) WSUS
10 1 (0.054%) Nessus
Vendors
1 312 (16.70%) Microsoft
2 255 (13.65%) Oracle
3 252 (13.49%) SAP
4 57 (3.05%) VMware
5 41 (2.19%) Cisco
6 34 (1.82%) Adobe
7 28 (1.50%) Tableau
8 27 (1.45%) HP
9 26 (1.39%) Citrix
9 26 (1.39%) IBM
10 24 (1.28%) Xerox
11 23 (1.23%) Twitter
12 21 (1.12%) JD Edwards
13 19 (1.02%) CheckPoint
14 18 (0.96%) Hyperion
15 17 (0.91%) Google
16 14 (0.75%) EMC
16 14 (0.75%) NetApp
17 13 (0.70%) Teradata
18 12 (0.64%) Cognizant