Period
to 26 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 14 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,045 1,749 2,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.23% 13.83% 16.33%
As % of the General category 38.45% 38.67% 45.76%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1,376 1,703
East of England median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £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 2,718 4,523 4,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.81% 35.75% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,941 3,431 3,524
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £27,061 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +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 26 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +4 357 £52,500 - 32
Hertfordshire -10 315 £51,250 -2.38% 35
Bedfordshire -2 186 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Essex -6 134 £42,500 -15.00% 20
Norfolk 0 28 £50,000 -9.09% 24
Suffolk -10 25 £45,000 -18.18% 15
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, 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.

1 313 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (22.49%) Microsoft
3 206 (19.71%) SQL
4 161 (15.41%) C#
5 154 (14.74%) SQL Server
6 153 (14.64%) Software Engineering
6 153 (14.64%) Scrum
7 152 (14.55%) JavaScript
8 149 (14.26%) Java
8 149 (14.26%) .NET
9 146 (13.97%) Degree
10 143 (13.68%) Project Management
11 128 (12.25%) HTML
11 128 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
12 123 (11.77%) Microsoft Azure
13 115 (11.00%) Linux
14 113 (10.81%) Windows
14 113 (10.81%) CSS
15 105 (10.05%) Programme Management
16 104 (9.95%) Python
16 104 (9.95%) Test Automation
17 98 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
18 93 (8.90%) Oracle
19 92 (8.80%) ERP
20 91 (8.71%) AngularJS
21 90 (8.61%) SAP
22 89 (8.52%) Marketing
22 89 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
23 88 (8.42%) Mathematics
24 87 (8.33%) PRINCE2

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 27 (2.58%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.11%) Confluence
3 14 (1.34%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.15%) WordPress
5 9 (0.86%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.77%) CMS
7 6 (0.57%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.48%) SAS
8 5 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (0.38%) IIS
9 4 (0.38%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.29%) Apache
10 3 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.29%) Jetty
11 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.19%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.19%) Smallworld
Applications
1 50 (4.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (3.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 37 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.67%) Chatbot
7 6 (0.57%) FrameMaker
8 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.096%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 23 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.91%) Summit
3 16 (1.53%) Unit4 Business World
4 14 (1.34%) Oracle Financials
5 11 (1.05%) Odoo
6 9 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 9 (0.86%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.86%) SAP FI
7 8 (0.77%) SAP MM
7 8 (0.77%) SAP SD
8 7 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.57%) HFM
9 6 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.48%) SAP HR
11 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
11 4 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.38%) SAP BPC
11 4 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
11 4 (0.38%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 123 (11.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (4.21%) Office 365
4 24 (2.30%) GitHub
5 22 (2.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 19 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
7 12 (1.15%) SaaS
8 11 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.29%) Firebase
10 3 (0.29%) npm
10 3 (0.29%) Yarn
11 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.19%) Taleo
12 1 (0.096%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.096%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (0.096%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.92%) Firewall
2 28 (2.68%) DNS
2 28 (2.68%) MPLS
3 27 (2.58%) LAN
4 26 (2.49%) IP Telephony
5 25 (2.39%) TCP/IP
6 24 (2.30%) Internet
6 24 (2.30%) WAN
7 22 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (1.72%) VPN
9 15 (1.44%) Network Security
10 14 (1.34%) DHCP
11 13 (1.24%) Intranet
11 13 (1.24%) WebEx
12 10 (0.96%) BGP
13 9 (0.86%) ATM
13 9 (0.86%) SAN
14 8 (0.77%) NAS
15 6 (0.57%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (14.74%) SQL Server
2 41 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (2.49%) BusinessObjects
4 26 (2.49%) Power BI
4 26 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (2.39%) QlikView
6 24 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 22 (2.11%) Big Data
8 21 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (1.82%) MySQL
10 15 (1.44%) NoSQL
10 15 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.34%) Couchbase
12 13 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
14 9 (0.86%) DB2
15 8 (0.77%) Cognos Connection
15 8 (0.77%) Cognos Framework Manager
16 7 (0.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 69 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 37 (3.54%) Jenkins
3 36 (3.44%) Visual Studio
4 30 (2.87%) JIRA
5 21 (2.01%) NUnit
6 19 (1.82%) Selenium
7 16 (1.53%) TeamCity
8 11 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (0.77%) Maven
10 8 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (0.57%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.57%) Grunt
11 6 (0.57%) gulp
11 6 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (0.57%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.48%) Hudson
12 5 (0.48%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.48%) JBehave
12 5 (0.48%) Redmine
General
1 89 (8.52%) Marketing
2 83 (7.94%) Retail
3 76 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 64 (6.12%) Manufacturing
5 62 (5.93%) Banking
6 33 (3.16%) Electronics
7 26 (2.49%) Back Office
8 23 (2.20%) Advertising
9 18 (1.72%) Automotive
9 18 (1.72%) Legal
10 15 (1.44%) Games
11 10 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.67%) Billing
12 7 (0.67%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.67%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.57%) Local Government
14 5 (0.48%) Law
15 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.19%) Publishing
17 1 (0.096%) Military
Job Titles
1 297 (28.42%) Developer
2 191 (18.28%) Analyst
3 71 (6.79%) Project Manager
4 62 (5.93%) IT Manager
4 62 (5.93%) Support Analyst
5 58 (5.55%) C# Developer
6 54 (5.17%) .NET Developer
7 52 (4.98%) Architect
8 43 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 42 (4.02%) Business Analyst
9 42 (4.02%) Software Developer
10 40 (3.83%) C# .NET Developer
10 40 (3.83%) Programme Manager
11 39 (3.73%) Financial Analyst
12 38 (3.64%) JavaScript Developer
13 30 (2.87%) Java Developer
13 30 (2.87%) Technical Leader
14 27 (2.58%) Graduate
14 27 (2.58%) HTML Developer
14 27 (2.58%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (14.26%) .NET
2 128 (12.25%) HTML
3 113 (10.81%) CSS
4 91 (8.71%) AngularJS
5 62 (5.93%) ASP.NET
6 59 (5.65%) React
7 51 (4.88%) HTML5
8 40 (3.83%) J2EE
9 32 (3.06%) WPF
10 31 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (2.30%) CSS3
11 24 (2.30%) Spring
11 24 (2.30%) Web Services
12 22 (2.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (2.01%) Hibernate
13 21 (2.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (1.91%) .NET Framework
14 20 (1.91%) J2SE
14 20 (1.91%) jQuery
14 20 (1.91%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 128 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (6.51%) Fintech
3 54 (5.17%) User Experience
4 51 (4.88%) Algorithms
5 35 (3.35%) Self-Motivation
6 32 (3.06%) Social Media
7 30 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
9 25 (2.39%) Hybrid Cloud
9 25 (2.39%) Management Information System
10 24 (2.30%) Data Centre
11 23 (2.20%) FMCG
12 22 (2.11%) Mobile App
13 18 (1.72%) Fat Client
13 18 (1.72%) Thin Client
14 17 (1.63%) Client/Server
15 14 (1.34%) Blog
16 9 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
16 9 (0.86%) Life Science
16 9 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 115 (11.00%) Linux
2 113 (10.81%) Windows
3 41 (3.92%) Windows Server
4 29 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 24 (2.30%) Windows 7
6 17 (1.63%) Unix
7 15 (1.44%) Ubuntu
8 11 (1.05%) Android
9 10 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.77%) zOS
11 6 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.48%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.38%) CentOS
13 4 (0.38%) Debian
13 4 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.19%) CoreOS
15 2 (0.19%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (14.64%) Scrum
2 153 (14.64%) Software Engineering
3 143 (13.68%) Project Management
4 105 (10.05%) Programme Management
5 104 (9.95%) Test Automation
6 98 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 92 (8.80%) ERP
8 89 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
9 88 (8.42%) Mathematics
10 87 (8.33%) PRINCE2
11 81 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
12 78 (7.46%) SDLC
13 77 (7.37%) CRM
14 73 (6.99%) Change Management
14 73 (6.99%) Mentoring
15 70 (6.70%) Coaching
15 70 (6.70%) Line Management
16 68 (6.51%) Machine Learning
16 68 (6.51%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 206 (19.71%) SQL
2 161 (15.41%) C#
3 152 (14.55%) JavaScript
4 149 (14.26%) Java
5 104 (9.95%) Python
6 58 (5.55%) T-SQL
7 43 (4.11%) PHP
8 38 (3.64%) C++
9 36 (3.44%) Ruby
10 31 (2.97%) Bash Shell
11 30 (2.87%) TypeScript
12 26 (2.49%) MATLAB
13 25 (2.39%) C
14 23 (2.20%) PL/SQL
15 22 (2.11%) R
16 20 (1.91%) Bourne shell
16 20 (1.91%) Korn
16 20 (1.91%) PowerShell
17 17 (1.63%) ES6
18 12 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 146 (13.97%) Degree
2 33 (3.16%) ISEB
3 29 (2.78%) PhD
4 24 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.24%) Numerate Degree
6 12 (1.15%) PMP
7 11 (1.05%) CISSP
7 11 (1.05%) DBS Check
7 11 (1.05%) MCSE
7 11 (1.05%) Postgraduate
7 11 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.77%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.67%) APMP
10 7 (0.67%) CISM
10 7 (0.67%) ISACA
10 7 (0.67%) MCSA
10 7 (0.67%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.59%) QA
2 26 (2.49%) PMO
3 23 (2.20%) SLA
4 12 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.96%) PSD2
6 6 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.48%) GDPR
8 4 (0.38%) COBIT
9 3 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (0.29%) RMADS
10 2 (0.19%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.096%) P3O
11 1 (0.096%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.096%) Solvency II
System Software
1 65 (6.22%) Docker
2 62 (5.93%) Active Directory
3 19 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.19%) Firmware
5 2 (0.19%) Xen
5 2 (0.19%) XenApp
5 2 (0.19%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.096%) NFS
6 1 (0.096%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.096%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (3.73%) Kubernetes
2 23 (2.20%) vRealize
2 23 (2.20%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 20 (1.91%) Puppet
4 15 (1.44%) SCCM
5 12 (1.15%) Ansible
6 10 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.77%) SCOM
8 6 (0.57%) Terraform
9 2 (0.19%) WSUS
10 1 (0.096%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.096%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.096%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.096%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.096%) Grafana
10 1 (0.096%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.096%) Nagios
10 1 (0.096%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 235 (22.49%) Microsoft
2 93 (8.90%) Oracle
3 90 (8.61%) SAP
4 58 (5.55%) Salesforce.com
5 57 (5.45%) VMware
6 41 (3.92%) Cisco
7 29 (2.78%) Workday
8 23 (2.20%) Citrix
9 22 (2.11%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 21 (2.01%) Tableau
11 19 (1.82%) Sage
12 16 (1.53%) Google
12 16 (1.53%) IBM
13 15 (1.44%) Veeam
14 14 (1.34%) Sun
15 10 (0.96%) Cognos
15 10 (0.96%) Juniper
15 10 (0.96%) WorldPay
16 8 (0.77%) Red Hat
17 7 (0.67%) Hyperion