Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1789 2290 2701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.51% 17.37% 17.18%
As % of the General category 42.88% 48.28% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1871 2187
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +1.01% -1.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 4172 4743 5516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.16% 35.98% 35.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3231 3846 4360
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £28,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -6 612 £50,000 -9.09% 24
Cambridgeshire -2 515 £47,000 -1.05% 33
Essex -5 284 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Bedfordshire +14 197 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Suffolk +1 105 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Norfolk -3 73 £45,000 - 12
East Anglia 0 2 £95,000 +90.00%
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 580 (32.42%) Agile Software Development
2 444 (24.82%) SQL
3 397 (22.19%) C#
4 340 (19.01%) .NET
5 336 (18.78%) Microsoft
6 279 (15.60%) Degree
7 264 (14.76%) SQL Server
8 260 (14.53%) Java
9 256 (14.31%) SAP
10 251 (14.03%) Marketing
11 240 (13.42%) JavaScript
12 226 (12.63%) Oracle
13 225 (12.58%) SDLC
14 224 (12.52%) Business Intelligence
15 202 (11.29%) Manufacturing
16 201 (11.24%) Telecoms
17 200 (11.18%) Scrum
17 200 (11.18%) HTML
18 199 (11.12%) Project Management
19 197 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
20 186 (10.40%) Programme Management
21 179 (10.01%) CSS
22 178 (9.95%) Windows
22 178 (9.95%) Software Engineering
23 159 (8.89%) Electronics
24 158 (8.83%) Digital Marketing
25 157 (8.78%) Test Automation
26 153 (8.55%) Computer Science
27 151 (8.44%) ASP.NET
28 147 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management

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 39 (2.18%) Apache
2 38 (2.12%) CMS
3 32 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 31 (1.73%) Tomcat
5 30 (1.68%) WebLogic
6 19 (1.06%) IIS
7 18 (1.01%) Drupal
8 12 (0.67%) MS Exchange
9 11 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (0.61%) Confluence
9 11 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (0.45%) SAS
12 7 (0.39%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.34%) JBoss
13 6 (0.34%) Mule
13 6 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.34%) WordPress
14 5 (0.28%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 106 (5.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 83 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
3 73 (4.08%) MS Visio
4 48 (2.68%) Microsoft Project
5 41 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.28%) SPSS
8 5 (0.28%) XMetaL
9 4 (0.22%) EngageOne
9 4 (0.22%) InVision
10 2 (0.11%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.056%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.056%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 33 (1.84%) SAP FI
2 29 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (1.51%) SAP CO
3 27 (1.51%) SAP FI/CO
4 25 (1.40%) Oracle Financials
5 24 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
6 22 (1.23%) NetSuite
7 20 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
8 15 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
9 14 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
9 14 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
9 14 (0.78%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 14 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
9 14 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
10 13 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
11 10 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
11 10 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
11 10 (0.56%) SAP BPC
12 9 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
12 9 (0.50%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 104 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.12%) SaaS
4 33 (1.84%) Office 365
5 31 (1.73%) GitHub
6 8 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.39%) OneDrive
8 6 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 4 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.22%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.17%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.11%) AdWords
11 2 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.11%) FinancialForce
12 1 (0.056%) Google Play
12 1 (0.056%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.056%) Linode
12 1 (0.056%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 51 (2.85%) Firewall
2 45 (2.52%) VPN
3 41 (2.29%) SAN
4 37 (2.07%) TCP/IP
5 34 (1.90%) DNS
6 29 (1.62%) Internet
7 25 (1.40%) LAN
8 24 (1.34%) HTTP
8 24 (1.34%) WAN
9 23 (1.29%) DHCP
10 21 (1.17%) VoIP
11 19 (1.06%) BGP
11 19 (1.06%) OSPF
11 19 (1.06%) VLAN
12 17 (0.95%) HSRP
13 16 (0.89%) FTP
14 15 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
14 15 (0.84%) tcpdump
14 15 (0.84%) Telnet
14 15 (0.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (14.76%) SQL Server
2 56 (3.13%) MySQL
3 53 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (2.18%) NoSQL
5 39 (2.18%) Relational Database
6 38 (2.12%) MongoDB
7 35 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (1.84%) Big Data
8 33 (1.84%) Oracle Database
9 24 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
11 19 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
11 19 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (1.01%) QlikView
13 17 (0.95%) Data Mining
13 17 (0.95%) Hadoop
14 15 (0.84%) OLAP
15 14 (0.78%) RavenDB
15 14 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 66 (3.69%) Visual Studio
2 62 (3.47%) NUnit
3 54 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 52 (2.91%) Git (software)
5 44 (2.46%) Selenium
6 39 (2.18%) Jenkins
7 36 (2.01%) JIRA
7 36 (2.01%) TeamCity
8 34 (1.90%) Cucumber
9 13 (0.73%) Subversion
9 13 (0.73%) WebDriver
10 12 (0.67%) Maven
11 11 (0.61%) HP UFT
11 11 (0.61%) MSTest
12 10 (0.56%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.45%) Karma Test Runner
13 8 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.45%) PowerBuilder
13 8 (0.45%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 251 (14.03%) Marketing
2 202 (11.29%) Manufacturing
3 201 (11.24%) Telecoms
4 159 (8.89%) Electronics
5 142 (7.94%) Retail
6 99 (5.53%) Banking
7 52 (2.91%) Back Office
8 43 (2.40%) Legal
9 40 (2.24%) Advertising
10 35 (1.96%) Military
11 23 (1.29%) Games
12 19 (1.06%) Publishing
13 18 (1.01%) General Ledger
14 17 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
15 16 (0.89%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.56%) Automotive
17 9 (0.50%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.50%) French Language
17 9 (0.50%) Retail Banking
18 8 (0.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 531 (29.68%) Developer
2 293 (16.38%) Analyst
3 191 (10.68%) C# Developer
4 154 (8.61%) .NET Developer
5 133 (7.43%) Project Manager
6 110 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 110 (6.15%) Senior Developer
7 103 (5.76%) Java Developer
8 100 (5.59%) Software Engineer
9 92 (5.14%) Architect
10 86 (4.81%) Software Developer
11 85 (4.75%) Business Analyst
12 78 (4.36%) IT Manager
13 66 (3.69%) Consultant
14 60 (3.35%) Support Analyst
15 59 (3.30%) Support Engineer
16 56 (3.13%) Applications Support
17 48 (2.68%) C# Software Developer
17 48 (2.68%) IT Project Manager
18 43 (2.40%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (19.01%) .NET
2 200 (11.18%) HTML
3 179 (10.01%) CSS
4 151 (8.44%) ASP.NET
5 142 (7.94%) XML
6 138 (7.71%) Web Services
7 130 (7.27%) AngularJS
8 90 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 78 (4.36%) HTML5
10 68 (3.80%) jQuery
11 67 (3.75%) WPF
12 66 (3.69%) Spring
13 53 (2.96%) CSS3
14 50 (2.79%) .NET Framework
14 50 (2.79%) REST
15 48 (2.68%) Middleware
15 48 (2.68%) SOAP
16 44 (2.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 40 (2.24%) WCF
18 38 (2.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 197 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
2 153 (8.55%) Computer Science
3 83 (4.64%) Algorithms
4 76 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 68 (3.80%) Fintech
6 64 (3.58%) Greenfield Project
7 48 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (2.07%) User Experience
8 37 (2.07%) Virtual Team
9 31 (1.73%) Data Centre
10 27 (1.51%) Client/Server
11 23 (1.29%) Data Structures
12 18 (1.01%) Mobile App
13 15 (0.84%) Social Media
14 14 (0.78%) Reinsurance
15 13 (0.73%) Smartcard
16 12 (0.67%) Contactless
16 12 (0.67%) EMV
16 12 (0.67%) Life Science
17 11 (0.61%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 178 (9.95%) Windows
2 101 (5.65%) Linux
3 65 (3.63%) Unix
4 54 (3.02%) Windows Server
5 34 (1.90%) Android
6 26 (1.45%) Apple iOS
7 25 (1.40%) Solaris
8 17 (0.95%) Windows 10
9 16 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (0.78%) Windows Vista
11 11 (0.61%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.28%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.22%) AIX
16 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.056%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 580 (32.42%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (12.58%) SDLC
3 224 (12.52%) Business Intelligence
4 200 (11.18%) Scrum
5 199 (11.12%) Project Management
6 186 (10.40%) Programme Management
7 178 (9.95%) Software Engineering
8 158 (8.83%) Digital Marketing
9 157 (8.78%) Test Automation
10 147 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 146 (8.16%) Mentoring
12 143 (7.99%) MVC
13 136 (7.60%) TDD
14 134 (7.49%) ITIL
15 132 (7.38%) OO
15 132 (7.38%) PRINCE2
16 122 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
17 120 (6.71%) Mathematics
18 117 (6.54%) ERP
19 98 (5.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 444 (24.82%) SQL
2 397 (22.19%) C#
3 260 (14.53%) Java
4 240 (13.42%) JavaScript
5 118 (6.60%) C++
6 78 (4.36%) Python
7 77 (4.30%) T-SQL
8 53 (2.96%) C
9 43 (2.40%) PL/SQL
10 40 (2.24%) VBA
11 36 (2.01%) Shell Script
12 33 (1.84%) VB.NET
13 29 (1.62%) PHP
14 25 (1.40%) VB
15 22 (1.23%) TypeScript
16 19 (1.06%) MATLAB
17 17 (0.95%) F#
17 17 (0.95%) VB6
18 16 (0.89%) Julia
18 16 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 279 (15.60%) Degree
2 61 (3.41%) ISEB
3 49 (2.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 29 (1.62%) SC Cleared
6 25 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (1.34%) PhD
8 23 (1.29%) CISSP
8 23 (1.29%) PMP
9 22 (1.23%) CISM
9 22 (1.23%) DBS Check
9 22 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (1.17%) CISA
11 18 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 16 (0.89%) DV Cleared
12 16 (0.89%) ISTQB
13 12 (0.67%) ACCA
13 12 (0.67%) APMP
13 12 (0.67%) CIMA
14 11 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (6.15%) QA
2 98 (5.48%) SLA
3 65 (3.63%) PMO
4 36 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (1.40%) ISO 9001
6 24 (1.34%) Data Quality
7 18 (1.01%) GDPR
8 14 (0.78%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 6 (0.34%) MISRA
11 5 (0.28%) ISO 22301
11 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 4 (0.22%) COBIT
12 4 (0.22%) DICOM
12 4 (0.22%) HL7
12 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.056%) GxP
13 1 (0.056%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.056%) P3O
13 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 55 (3.07%) Active Directory
2 49 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.29%) vSphere
4 18 (1.01%) Docker
5 9 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.34%) Firmware
8 5 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.11%) HDFS
12 1 (0.056%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.056%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (1.06%) Puppet
2 15 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.84%) SCCM
3 8 (0.45%) Ansible
3 8 (0.45%) SCOM
4 6 (0.34%) WSUS
5 5 (0.28%) Cobbler
5 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.28%) SCDPM
5 5 (0.28%) Terraform
6 4 (0.22%) Dollar Universe
6 4 (0.22%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (0.22%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.17%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.17%) Packer
8 2 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.11%) MOM
8 2 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 336 (18.78%) Microsoft
2 256 (14.31%) SAP
3 226 (12.63%) Oracle
4 62 (3.47%) VMware
5 42 (2.35%) Cisco
6 39 (2.18%) Adobe
7 37 (2.07%) IBM
8 36 (2.01%) Xerox
9 30 (1.68%) Citrix
9 30 (1.68%) Tableau
10 24 (1.34%) HP
11 22 (1.23%) Twitter
12 20 (1.12%) JD Edwards
12 20 (1.12%) NetApp
13 16 (0.89%) CheckPoint
14 14 (0.78%) Google
15 13 (0.73%) EMC
16 12 (0.67%) Cadence
17 11 (0.61%) Cognizant
17 11 (0.61%) TOWER Software