Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1,789 1,817 2,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.64% 14.95% 16.40%
As % of the General category 40.59% 41.98% 43.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,257 1,475 1,860
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 4,407 4,328 5,355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.07% 35.60% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,214 3,364 4,229
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 £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,850 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 June 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 18 June 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
Cambridgeshire +10 640 £45,000 - 71
Hertfordshire -5 575 £55,000 +10.00% 41
Essex 0 313 £50,000 +5.26% 31
Bedfordshire -1 134 £55,000 +12.82% 19
Suffolk -1 77 £55,000 +46.67% 7
Norfolk -8 42 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 556 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 411 (22.97%) SQL
3 351 (19.62%) Microsoft
4 260 (14.53%) SQL Server
5 255 (14.25%) .NET
6 251 (14.03%) JavaScript
7 235 (13.14%) Project Management
8 233 (13.02%) Degree
9 232 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
10 228 (12.74%) C#
11 216 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
12 211 (11.79%) Windows
13 200 (11.18%) AngularJS
14 195 (10.90%) Java
15 194 (10.84%) TDD
16 187 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
17 183 (10.23%) Oracle
18 175 (9.78%) ITIL
19 174 (9.73%) ERP
20 173 (9.67%) HTML
21 171 (9.56%) Scrum
21 171 (9.56%) Creative Thinking
22 159 (8.89%) CSS
23 148 (8.27%) MVC
24 147 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
25 145 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
25 145 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
26 143 (7.99%) ASP.NET
27 142 (7.94%) SAP
28 129 (7.21%) SDLC

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 52 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 37 (2.07%) Confluence
3 30 (1.68%) MS Exchange
4 25 (1.40%) WebLogic
5 21 (1.17%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (0.95%) OpenStack
8 16 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
8 16 (0.89%) WebSphere
9 15 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.50%) Apache
13 8 (0.45%) WordPress
14 7 (0.39%) CMS
15 6 (0.34%) Apache Spark
16 5 (0.28%) IIS
16 5 (0.28%) SAS
17 4 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 80 (4.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 76 (4.25%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 29 (1.62%) Microsoft Project
6 16 (0.89%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.61%) Chatbot
8 6 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.17%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.056%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.056%) Adobe Premiere
11 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.056%) Open Workbench
11 1 (0.056%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 54 (3.02%) Dynamics AX
2 37 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
3 36 (2.01%) NetSuite
4 26 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 25 (1.40%) Payment Gateway
6 24 (1.34%) SAP FI
7 23 (1.29%) SAP CO
7 23 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
8 20 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 18 (1.01%) SAP Business One
10 17 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
11 15 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
11 15 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
12 14 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
13 13 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
13 13 (0.73%) HFM
14 12 (0.67%) Documaker
14 12 (0.67%) SAP BPC
15 10 (0.56%) SAP GRC
15 10 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 187 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 145 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 64 (3.58%) SaaS
4 48 (2.68%) Office 365
5 37 (2.07%) GitHub
6 33 (1.84%) Dynamics 365
7 28 (1.57%) npm
8 24 (1.34%) OpenShift
9 19 (1.06%) IaaS
10 15 (0.84%) Azure Data Factory
11 11 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (0.50%) PaaS
12 9 (0.50%) Serverless
13 8 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.28%) Google Analytics
16 4 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
17 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
17 3 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.85%) Firewall
2 47 (2.63%) HTTP
3 41 (2.29%) Internet
4 37 (2.07%) LAN
4 37 (2.07%) WAN
5 34 (1.90%) VPN
6 33 (1.84%) TCP/IP
7 32 (1.79%) DNS
8 27 (1.51%) Intranet
9 25 (1.40%) DHCP
10 22 (1.23%) VoIP
11 19 (1.06%) Network Security
12 17 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
13 16 (0.89%) FTP
13 16 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
14 14 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (0.78%) HTTPS
14 14 (0.78%) SSL
15 13 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (0.73%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 86 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 80 (4.47%) MongoDB
4 77 (4.30%) NoSQL
5 66 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 52 (2.91%) SQL Server 2016
7 47 (2.63%) Big Data
8 43 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 42 (2.35%) Oracle Database
10 41 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
11 39 (2.18%) Relational Database
12 32 (1.79%) RavenDB
13 26 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (1.40%) MySQL
14 25 (1.40%) Power BI
15 24 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
17 17 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
18 16 (0.89%) Redis
19 15 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 99 (5.53%) Git (software)
2 77 (4.30%) JIRA
3 51 (2.85%) Cucumber
4 50 (2.79%) Jenkins
5 49 (2.74%) Selenium
6 38 (2.12%) Sonatype Nexus
7 37 (2.07%) NUnit
8 30 (1.68%) Jasmine
9 29 (1.62%) gulp
9 29 (1.62%) webpack
10 28 (1.57%) Karma Test Runner
11 23 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (1.17%) Visual Studio
13 20 (1.12%) Subversion
14 19 (1.06%) Maven
15 14 (0.78%) TeamCity
16 13 (0.73%) WebDriver
17 12 (0.67%) Gerrit
18 11 (0.61%) JUnit
18 11 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 126 (7.04%) Marketing
2 118 (6.60%) Retail
3 113 (6.32%) Manufacturing
4 98 (5.48%) Banking
5 79 (4.42%) Advertising
6 64 (3.58%) Legal
7 62 (3.47%) Telecoms
8 45 (2.52%) Games
9 34 (1.90%) Electronics
10 28 (1.57%) Billing
11 22 (1.23%) General Ledger
12 21 (1.17%) Law
13 14 (0.78%) Automotive
14 10 (0.56%) Back Office
15 7 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.34%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.34%) Publishing
17 5 (0.28%) Local Government
18 4 (0.22%) German Language
18 4 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 378 (21.13%) Developer
2 290 (16.21%) Analyst
3 149 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 107 (5.98%) .NET Developer
5 102 (5.70%) Business Analyst
5 102 (5.70%) Consultant
6 90 (5.03%) Java Developer
7 80 (4.47%) Architect
8 74 (4.14%) Senior Developer
9 68 (3.80%) C# Developer
10 57 (3.19%) Software Developer
11 53 (2.96%) Software Engineer
12 49 (2.74%) Administrator
13 45 (2.52%) DBA
13 45 (2.52%) Senior Manager
14 43 (2.40%) C# .NET Developer
15 42 (2.35%) Technical Manager
16 40 (2.24%) IT Manager
16 40 (2.24%) Team Leader
17 39 (2.18%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (14.25%) .NET
2 200 (11.18%) AngularJS
3 173 (9.67%) HTML
4 159 (8.89%) CSS
5 143 (7.99%) ASP.NET
6 104 (5.81%) Web Services
7 96 (5.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 93 (5.20%) HTML5
9 92 (5.14%) XML
10 88 (4.92%) RESTful
11 78 (4.36%) .NET Framework
12 74 (4.14%) Spring
13 60 (3.35%) jQuery
14 58 (3.24%) REST
14 58 (3.24%) WPF
15 49 (2.74%) CSS3
16 48 (2.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 45 (2.52%) EDI
18 42 (2.35%) Middleware
19 36 (2.01%) React
Miscellaneous
1 232 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (6.43%) Computer Science
3 112 (6.26%) Fintech
4 74 (4.14%) Management Information System
5 72 (4.02%) Data Centre
6 67 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
7 47 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (2.52%) Driving Licence
9 40 (2.24%) Mobile App
10 37 (2.07%) Algorithms
11 36 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
12 31 (1.73%) Private Cloud
13 30 (1.68%) NHS
14 29 (1.62%) User Experience
15 28 (1.57%) Media Streaming
16 26 (1.45%) Online Games
17 24 (1.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 19 (1.06%) Virtual Team
19 15 (0.84%) PKI
19 15 (0.84%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 211 (11.79%) Windows
2 127 (7.10%) Linux
3 108 (6.04%) Windows Server
4 60 (3.35%) Unix
5 52 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (2.74%) Android
7 44 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (2.07%) Apple iOS
9 36 (2.01%) Solaris
10 35 (1.96%) Windows 10
11 27 (1.51%) Windows 7
12 19 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (0.84%) CentOS
14 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.056%) AIX
15 1 (0.056%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.056%) FreeRTOS
15 1 (0.056%) VMS
15 1 (0.056%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 556 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (13.14%) Project Management
3 216 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
4 194 (10.84%) TDD
5 175 (9.78%) ITIL
6 174 (9.73%) ERP
7 171 (9.56%) Creative Thinking
7 171 (9.56%) Scrum
8 148 (8.27%) MVC
9 147 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 145 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
11 129 (7.21%) SDLC
12 119 (6.65%) Test Automation
13 117 (6.54%) Software Engineering
14 116 (6.48%) CRM
15 113 (6.32%) Mathematics
16 109 (6.09%) Mentoring
17 103 (5.76%) E-Commerce
18 101 (5.65%) PRINCE2
19 98 (5.48%) OO
Programming Languages
1 411 (22.97%) SQL
2 251 (14.03%) JavaScript
3 228 (12.74%) C#
4 195 (10.90%) Java
5 113 (6.32%) Python
6 87 (4.86%) PowerShell
7 85 (4.75%) T-SQL
8 56 (3.13%) C++
9 43 (2.40%) PL/SQL
10 41 (2.29%) TypeScript
11 40 (2.24%) PHP
12 38 (2.12%) C
13 37 (2.07%) Ruby
13 37 (2.07%) Scala
14 36 (2.01%) ES6
15 32 (1.79%) VBA
16 24 (1.34%) Shell Script
17 19 (1.06%) VB.NET
18 18 (1.01%) Apex Code
19 16 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 233 (13.02%) Degree
2 47 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (1.84%) CISSP
4 29 (1.62%) Numerate Degree
5 25 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 24 (1.34%) MCITP
7 23 (1.29%) CISM
7 23 (1.29%) MCSE
8 20 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (1.06%) GIAC
10 18 (1.01%) CCNP
10 18 (1.01%) CIMA
10 18 (1.01%) PMP
11 17 (0.95%) ACCA
11 17 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 15 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
13 14 (0.78%) CCNA
13 14 (0.78%) CEH
14 13 (0.73%) ISEB
14 13 (0.73%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.07%) QA
2 47 (2.63%) PMO
3 43 (2.40%) PCI DSS
4 40 (2.24%) SLA
5 29 (1.62%) Data Quality
5 29 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (1.45%) GDPR
7 18 (1.01%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.39%) COBIT
8 7 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 5 (0.28%) IFRS
10 4 (0.22%) SEPA
11 2 (0.11%) RMADS
12 1 (0.056%) COSHH
12 1 (0.056%) GCP
12 1 (0.056%) HL7
12 1 (0.056%) ISO 13485
12 1 (0.056%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.056%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 96 (5.37%) Active Directory
2 66 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (3.24%) Docker
4 41 (2.29%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.67%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 12 (0.67%) Samba
5 12 (0.67%) VirtualBox
6 11 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.45%) XenApp
8 6 (0.34%) vSphere
8 6 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.056%) Firmware
11 1 (0.056%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.056%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.056%) Squid
11 1 (0.056%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.056%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (1.40%) SCCM
2 24 (1.34%) Ansible
3 21 (1.17%) SCOM
4 19 (1.06%) Puppet
5 16 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.73%) Rancher
7 12 (0.67%) Data Guard
7 12 (0.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 12 (0.67%) Graphite
7 12 (0.67%) Nagios
7 12 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
7 12 (0.67%) Sysdig
7 12 (0.67%) vRealize
8 8 (0.45%) RSA Security Analytics
9 7 (0.39%) Consul
10 5 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.28%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (0.28%) Terraform
11 4 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 351 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 183 (10.23%) Oracle
3 142 (7.94%) SAP
4 90 (5.03%) VMware
5 64 (3.58%) WorldPay
6 60 (3.35%) Cisco
7 54 (3.02%) Salesforce.com
8 47 (2.63%) Sage
9 44 (2.46%) Citrix
10 39 (2.18%) Infor
11 35 (1.96%) Epicor
12 34 (1.90%) Red Hat
12 34 (1.90%) Tableau
13 24 (1.34%) JD Edwards
14 23 (1.29%) Intel
15 22 (1.23%) Hyperion
15 22 (1.23%) Splunk
16 21 (1.17%) IBM
17 19 (1.06%) Veeam
18 17 (0.95%) HP