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

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 18 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 175 731 1,482
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.68% 10.76% 14.11%
As % of the General category 35.93% 33.21% 38.45%
Number of salaries quoted 129 465 1,147
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,450 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

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 487 2,201 3,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.95% 32.41% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 330 1,437 2,726
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 October 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 October 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
Essex -5 64 £50,000 +9.29% 17
Cambridgeshire -2 40 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Hertfordshire -5 40 £60,000 +9.09% 37
Bedfordshire +2 19 £28,250 -48.64% 7
Suffolk +23 11 £99,250 +89.05% 1
Norfolk +20 1 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 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 46 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 44 (25.14%) .NET
2 44 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (22.86%) SQL
4 38 (21.71%) Azure
5 36 (20.57%) C#
6 33 (18.86%) JavaScript
7 31 (17.71%) HTML
7 31 (17.71%) Windows
8 30 (17.14%) ITIL
9 29 (16.57%) SQL Server
10 24 (13.71%) CSS
10 24 (13.71%) Oracle
10 24 (13.71%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (12.00%) Active Directory
11 21 (12.00%) Web Development
12 20 (11.43%) Internet
13 19 (10.86%) SAP
13 19 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (10.29%) Change Management
14 18 (10.29%) Manufacturing
14 18 (10.29%) Office 365
14 18 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (9.71%) Docker
16 16 (9.14%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (9.14%) Linux
16 16 (9.14%) SLA
16 16 (9.14%) ERP
16 16 (9.14%) Service Management
16 16 (9.14%) Self-Motivation

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 14 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.14%) Confluence
4 7 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (4.00%) WordPress
5 2 (1.14%) Drupal
5 2 (1.14%) IIS
5 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.57%) CMS
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.14%) Windchill
4 1 (0.57%) Figma
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (2.29%) NetSuite
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (1.14%) CODA-Financials
5 2 (1.14%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (1.14%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (1.14%) Magento
5 2 (1.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (1.14%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.14%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.14%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (1.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 38 (21.71%) Azure
2 18 (10.29%) Office 365
3 12 (6.86%) Power Platform
3 12 (6.86%) SaaS
4 10 (5.71%) AWS
5 8 (4.57%) CloudBees
5 8 (4.57%) OpenShift
6 4 (2.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.71%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.71%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.14%) Serverless
8 2 (1.14%) Veeva
9 1 (0.57%) G Suite
9 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.57%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.43%) Internet
2 7 (4.00%) Skype
3 5 (2.86%) IPv4
3 5 (2.86%) IPv6
3 5 (2.86%) LAN
3 5 (2.86%) Unified Communications
3 5 (2.86%) VPN
3 5 (2.86%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.29%) 802.11
4 4 (2.29%) BGP
4 4 (2.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (2.29%) Firewall
4 4 (2.29%) OSPF
4 4 (2.29%) tcpdump
4 4 (2.29%) VLAN
4 4 (2.29%) WAN
4 4 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (2.29%) Wireless
4 4 (2.29%) WLAN
5 3 (1.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (6.29%) MySQL
3 11 (6.29%) Power BI
4 8 (4.57%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.71%) Big Data
7 3 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.14%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.14%) QlikView
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.14%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 13 (7.43%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.14%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.14%) JIRA
3 6 (3.43%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.14%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.57%) Balsamiq
5 1 (0.57%) CMake
5 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.57%) GitLab
5 1 (0.57%) GNU Toolchain
5 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 18 (10.29%) Manufacturing
2 15 (8.57%) Marketing
3 11 (6.29%) Banking
4 10 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.14%) Advertising
5 9 (5.14%) Legal
6 7 (4.00%) Electronics
6 7 (4.00%) Public Sector
7 6 (3.43%) Retail
8 2 (1.14%) Back Office
8 2 (1.14%) Games
8 2 (1.14%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.14%) Local Government
9 1 (0.57%) Billing
9 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.57%) Front Office
9 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.57%) Law
9 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.57%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 54 (30.86%) Developer
2 25 (14.29%) Analyst
3 21 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 19 (10.86%) .NET Developer
5 14 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (5.71%) SharePoint Developer
6 10 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 9 (5.14%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.14%) SQL Developer
8 8 (4.57%) Architect
8 8 (4.57%) Data Analyst
8 8 (4.57%) PHP Developer
8 8 (4.57%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.00%) Product Manager
10 6 (3.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Consultant
10 6 (3.43%) IT Support
10 6 (3.43%) Service Analyst
10 6 (3.43%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.14%) .NET
2 31 (17.71%) HTML
3 24 (13.71%) CSS
4 14 (8.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (7.43%) .NET Core
6 10 (5.71%) AngularJS
7 8 (4.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (4.57%) Vue.js
8 7 (4.00%) Laravel
9 6 (3.43%) React
10 5 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (2.29%) 802.1X
11 4 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.29%) jQuery
11 4 (2.29%) REST
11 4 (2.29%) Web Services
12 3 (1.71%) Node.js
12 3 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (1.71%) RESTful
13 2 (1.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.14%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (5.71%) User Experience
4 7 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.43%) Blog
5 6 (3.43%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.29%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.14%) NHS
8 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.57%) AS400
9 1 (0.57%) CMDB
9 1 (0.57%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.57%) iSeries
9 1 (0.57%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.71%) Windows
2 16 (9.14%) Linux
3 10 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.57%) Android
5 8 (4.57%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.00%) Mac OS X
6 7 (4.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.57%) CentOS
7 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (17.14%) ITIL
3 24 (13.71%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (12.00%) Web Development
5 19 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (10.29%) Change Management
7 16 (9.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (9.14%) ERP
7 16 (9.14%) Service Management
8 15 (8.57%) Project Management
8 15 (8.57%) SDLC
9 14 (8.00%) Programme Management
9 14 (8.00%) Service Delivery
10 12 (6.86%) ITSM
10 12 (6.86%) Scrum
11 11 (6.29%) Risk Management
12 10 (5.71%) Asset Management
12 10 (5.71%) ETL
12 10 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (5.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.86%) SQL
2 36 (20.57%) C#
3 33 (18.86%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.57%) PHP
5 10 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.00%) Python
7 6 (3.43%) Java
8 5 (2.86%) C
9 3 (1.71%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.14%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.14%) Delphi
10 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.57%) C++
11 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (6.86%) Degree
2 9 (5.14%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) AAT
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.57%) CCNP
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.57%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) MBCS
5 1 (0.57%) MCSE
5 1 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.14%) SLA
2 8 (4.57%) QA
3 3 (1.71%) IFRS
4 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.71%) Docker
3 1 (0.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.57%) SCCM
3 3 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.71%) Terraform
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.57%) Fluentd
4 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (26.29%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.71%) Oracle
3 19 (10.86%) SAP
4 8 (4.57%) IBM
5 7 (4.00%) Apple
5 7 (4.00%) Cisco
6 6 (3.43%) Sophos
7 4 (2.29%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.71%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.71%) Sage
8 3 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.14%) CODA
9 2 (1.14%) Google
9 2 (1.14%) Maconomy
9 2 (1.14%) Nintex
9 2 (1.14%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.14%) Temenos
9 2 (1.14%) Workday
9 2 (1.14%) Zend
10 1 (0.57%) Ivanti