Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 732 1,099 1,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.29% 12.10% 13.85%
As % of the General category 34.06% 35.64% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 522 809 1,380
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 2,149 3,084 4,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.07% 33.96% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,443 2,193 3,548
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,773 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.66% +0.57% -
10th Percentile £27,800 £25,781 £27,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,491
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,250
% change year-on-year +4.55% +5.26% +4.50%

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020. 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 +12 288 £52,500 -4.55% 65
Cambridgeshire -13 142 £42,500 -19.05% 42
Essex +4 135 £42,500 -6.59% 38
Bedfordshire -2 113 £55,000 -8.33% 19
Suffolk +10 43 £50,000 +25.00% 19
Norfolk -16 11 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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.

1 264 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (21.72%) Microsoft
3 141 (19.26%) Project Management
4 131 (17.90%) Problem-Solving
5 122 (16.67%) Azure
6 102 (13.93%) SQL
7 101 (13.80%) .NET
8 99 (13.52%) Business Intelligence
9 96 (13.11%) C#
10 87 (11.89%) SAP
11 85 (11.61%) JavaScript
12 84 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
13 83 (11.34%) Marketing
14 80 (10.93%) AWS
15 79 (10.79%) Scrum
16 77 (10.52%) Degree
16 77 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
17 74 (10.11%) Legal
18 71 (9.70%) SQL Server
19 69 (9.43%) Oracle
19 69 (9.43%) Windows
20 68 (9.29%) ERP
20 68 (9.29%) Programme Management
21 67 (9.15%) AngularJS
22 64 (8.74%) Active Directory
23 63 (8.61%) Telecoms
24 62 (8.47%) TypeScript
25 58 (7.92%) Manufacturing
25 58 (7.92%) JIRA
26 57 (7.79%) CSS

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 (4.37%) MS Exchange
2 29 (3.96%) Confluence
3 22 (3.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 19 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.82%) Apache Spark
6 6 (0.82%) nginx
7 5 (0.68%) CMS
7 5 (0.68%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.27%) IIS
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (6.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (2.05%) Adobe XD
3 15 (2.05%) InVision
3 15 (2.05%) Zeplin
4 12 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (1.23%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.27%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (2.73%) SAP MM
1 20 (2.73%) SAP SD
2 15 (2.05%) SAP CO
2 15 (2.05%) SAP FI
2 15 (2.05%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (1.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (1.91%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (1.37%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.96%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 7 (0.96%) Sage X3
5 7 (0.96%) SAP BPC
6 5 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.68%) SAP WM
6 5 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.55%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.27%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.27%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 122 (16.67%) Azure
2 80 (10.93%) AWS
3 50 (6.83%) SaaS
4 40 (5.46%) Office 365
5 25 (3.42%) Power Platform
6 22 (3.01%) Serverless
7 16 (2.19%) GCP
8 15 (2.05%) GitHub
8 15 (2.05%) npm
9 12 (1.64%) IaaS
10 11 (1.50%) PaaS
11 10 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
12 8 (1.09%) Mimecast
13 6 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (0.68%) Trello
15 4 (0.55%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
16 3 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
16 3 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.64%) Internet
2 31 (4.23%) Firewall
3 21 (2.87%) DNS
4 16 (2.19%) DHCP
5 13 (1.78%) Skype
6 12 (1.64%) LAN
7 10 (1.37%) HTTP
7 10 (1.37%) WAN
8 9 (1.23%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.96%) Bluetooth
9 7 (0.96%) VoIP
10 6 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (0.68%) Converged Networks
11 5 (0.68%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.55%) BGP
12 4 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.55%) Network Security
12 4 (0.55%) OSPF
12 4 (0.55%) VLAN
13 3 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (9.70%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.92%) Big Data
3 26 (3.55%) QlikView
4 24 (3.28%) Power BI
5 21 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (2.32%) MySQL
6 17 (2.32%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.78%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (1.64%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.68%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (0.55%) OpenQM
Development Applications
1 58 (7.92%) JIRA
2 36 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 33 (4.51%) Jenkins
4 24 (3.28%) Visual Studio
5 22 (3.01%) Jasmine
6 21 (2.87%) TeamCity
7 19 (2.60%) Karma Test Runner
8 18 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (2.05%) Axure RP
9 15 (2.05%) Balsamiq
10 12 (1.64%) Selenium
11 11 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.82%) Grunt
13 6 (0.82%) Maven
13 6 (0.82%) webpack
14 5 (0.68%) GitLab
14 5 (0.68%) NUnit
14 5 (0.68%) Subversion
14 5 (0.68%) YouTrack
General
1 83 (11.34%) Marketing
2 74 (10.11%) Legal
3 63 (8.61%) Telecoms
4 58 (7.92%) Manufacturing
5 51 (6.97%) Public Sector
6 46 (6.28%) Retail
7 41 (5.60%) Electronics
8 34 (4.64%) Banking
9 16 (2.19%) Automotive
10 15 (2.05%) Billing
11 14 (1.91%) Law
12 12 (1.64%) Advertising
13 7 (0.96%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.82%) French Language
15 5 (0.68%) Local Government
16 4 (0.55%) Back Office
17 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.41%) Social Housing
18 2 (0.27%) Military
18 2 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 122 (16.67%) Analyst
2 110 (15.03%) Developer
3 71 (9.70%) Architect
4 60 (8.20%) Project Manager
5 43 (5.87%) Business Analyst
6 42 (5.74%) Consultant
7 40 (5.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 40 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
8 39 (5.33%) C# Developer
9 38 (5.19%) Enterprise Architect
10 27 (3.69%) IT Manager
11 25 (3.42%) SQL Developer
12 24 (3.28%) .NET Developer
12 24 (3.28%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
12 24 (3.28%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
12 24 (3.28%) Security Engineer
12 24 (3.28%) Support Analyst
12 24 (3.28%) Team Leader
13 23 (3.14%) Junior
14 21 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (13.80%) .NET
2 67 (9.15%) AngularJS
3 57 (7.79%) CSS
4 53 (7.24%) HTML
5 43 (5.87%) Node.js
6 42 (5.74%) ASP.NET
7 38 (5.19%) RESTful
8 37 (5.05%) Angular 2
9 28 (3.83%) Sass
10 27 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (3.69%) Web Services
11 26 (3.55%) Vue.js
12 25 (3.42%) REST
13 23 (3.14%) JSON
14 22 (3.01%) HTML5
15 21 (2.87%) LESS
16 18 (2.46%) CSS3
16 18 (2.46%) D3.js
17 17 (2.32%) .NET Framework
18 16 (2.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.78%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (3.83%) Management Information System
4 24 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 16 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (1.64%) User Experience
7 11 (1.50%) Driving Licence
8 10 (1.37%) Clustering
9 9 (1.23%) Internet of Things
10 8 (1.09%) EMC VNX
10 8 (1.09%) Fibre Optics
10 8 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.09%) Media Streaming
10 8 (1.09%) Music Streaming
11 7 (0.96%) e-Learning
12 6 (0.82%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.82%) FMCG
12 6 (0.82%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.68%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (9.43%) Windows
2 41 (5.60%) Linux
3 31 (4.23%) Windows Server
4 26 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (2.32%) Unix
7 13 (1.78%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.23%) Android
8 9 (1.23%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.68%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.27%) zOS
13 1 (0.14%) AIX
13 1 (0.14%) CentOS
13 1 (0.14%) MVS
13 1 (0.14%) Solaris
13 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (19.26%) Project Management
3 131 (17.90%) Problem-Solving
4 99 (13.52%) Business Intelligence
5 84 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 79 (10.79%) Scrum
7 68 (9.29%) ERP
7 68 (9.29%) Programme Management
8 53 (7.24%) Unit Testing
9 52 (7.10%) Coaching
10 51 (6.97%) Migration
11 50 (6.83%) ITIL
12 49 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
12 49 (6.69%) Project Delivery
12 49 (6.69%) Web Development
13 47 (6.42%) DevOps
13 47 (6.42%) Due Diligence
13 47 (6.42%) Innovative Thinking
14 44 (6.01%) Computer Science
14 44 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 102 (13.93%) SQL
2 96 (13.11%) C#
3 85 (11.61%) JavaScript
4 62 (8.47%) TypeScript
5 57 (7.79%) Java
6 53 (7.24%) Python
7 40 (5.46%) C++
8 30 (4.10%) C
8 30 (4.10%) PHP
9 20 (2.73%) ES6
10 15 (2.05%) T-SQL
11 10 (1.37%) F#
11 10 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.37%) Ruby
12 9 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.09%) Embedded C
14 7 (0.96%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.96%) VBA
15 6 (0.82%) R
16 5 (0.68%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 77 (10.52%) Degree
2 29 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (1.09%) ACCA
4 8 (1.09%) CIMA
5 7 (0.96%) ISEB
5 7 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.96%) PMP
5 7 (0.96%) Postgraduate
6 6 (0.82%) MCSA
7 5 (0.68%) PhD
7 5 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.55%) APMP
8 4 (0.55%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.41%) AAT
9 3 (0.41%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.41%) CISA
9 3 (0.41%) CISSP
9 3 (0.41%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.28%) COBIT
1 24 (3.28%) Cyber Essentials
1 24 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 20 (2.73%) SLA
3 10 (1.37%) QA
4 9 (1.23%) ISO 20022
4 9 (1.23%) SEPA
5 8 (1.09%) PMO
6 6 (0.82%) PSD2
7 5 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.41%) CDISC
8 3 (0.41%) GDPR
8 3 (0.41%) HL7
9 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.27%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.14%) EMIR
10 1 (0.14%) MiFID
10 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 64 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.91%) Docker
2 14 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.96%) XenApp
6 3 (0.41%) vSphere
6 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (4.23%) SCCM
2 14 (1.91%) Nessus
2 14 (1.91%) SCOrch
3 9 (1.23%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.09%) Terraform
5 6 (0.82%) Puppet
6 5 (0.68%) Ansible
6 5 (0.68%) WSUS
7 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.14%) Grafana
8 1 (0.14%) Graphite
8 1 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.14%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.14%) SCOM
8 1 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 159 (21.72%) Microsoft
2 87 (11.89%) SAP
3 69 (9.43%) Oracle
4 35 (4.78%) Tableau
5 28 (3.83%) VMware
6 24 (3.28%) WorldPay
7 23 (3.14%) FIS
8 19 (2.60%) Citrix
9 17 (2.32%) Adobe
9 17 (2.32%) IBM
10 15 (2.05%) hybris
10 15 (2.05%) Palo Alto
11 14 (1.91%) Qualys
12 12 (1.64%) JD Edwards
12 12 (1.64%) Sage
13 11 (1.50%) Cisco
14 9 (1.23%) Apple
14 9 (1.23%) Telstra
15 8 (1.09%) 3PAR
15 8 (1.09%) Isilon