Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 887 1,791 1,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 11.83% 14.86% 15.27%
As % of the General category 36.70% 41.09% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 667 1,230 1,508
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £33,750 £30,425
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,417 4,359 4,539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.23% 36.16% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,748 3,123 3,482
East of England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 19 July 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 19 July 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
Hertfordshire +3 333 £47,500 -12.84% 64
Cambridgeshire -8 251 £50,000 +11.11% 54
Essex -2 155 £42,000 -16.00% 28
Bedfordshire -4 99 £47,500 -13.64% 12
Norfolk +3 27 £45,000 -10.00% 16
Suffolk -20 21 £45,000 -21.74% 10
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 236 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (25.37%) Microsoft
3 188 (21.20%) SQL
4 182 (20.52%) Degree
5 137 (15.45%) JavaScript
6 136 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
7 135 (15.22%) SQL Server
8 134 (15.11%) Project Management
9 131 (14.77%) C#
10 114 (12.85%) Java
11 109 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
12 105 (11.84%) Software Engineering
13 104 (11.72%) .NET
14 102 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
15 101 (11.39%) HTML
15 101 (11.39%) Python
16 93 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
17 92 (10.37%) Mathematics
18 91 (10.26%) Scrum
19 85 (9.58%) CSS
20 83 (9.36%) AngularJS
21 81 (9.13%) CRM
22 78 (8.79%) Fintech
23 74 (8.34%) Microsoft Excel
23 74 (8.34%) Oracle
24 73 (8.23%) Linux
24 73 (8.23%) Management Information System
25 72 (8.12%) Windows
25 72 (8.12%) PHP
26 69 (7.78%) Machine Learning

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 46 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.58%) Confluence
4 12 (1.35%) IIS
5 9 (1.01%) Apache
6 6 (0.68%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.45%) WordPress
8 3 (0.34%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.34%) SAS
9 2 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.11%) Smallworld
10 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 74 (8.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 54 (6.09%) Microsoft Office
3 46 (5.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (2.25%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.23%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.11%) Flinto
9 1 (0.11%) InVision
9 1 (0.11%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 40 (4.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (3.38%) Summit
3 18 (2.03%) SAP CO
3 18 (2.03%) SAP FI
4 15 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 5 (0.56%) Maximo
5 5 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.56%) Postilion
5 5 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.45%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.45%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.23%) Magento
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.23%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.23%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 102 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (5.41%) Power Platform
4 47 (5.30%) Office 365
5 37 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
6 34 (3.83%) GitHub
7 10 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
8 9 (1.01%) Mimecast
9 8 (0.90%) OneDrive
9 8 (0.90%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.68%) Boomi
11 5 (0.56%) npm
11 5 (0.56%) SaaS
11 5 (0.56%) Yarn
12 3 (0.34%) IaaS
13 2 (0.23%) Taleo
14 1 (0.11%) Akamai
14 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.61%) Internet
2 24 (2.71%) DNS
3 20 (2.25%) Firewall
4 16 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (1.58%) BIG-IP
5 14 (1.58%) Intranet
5 14 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.58%) VPN
6 12 (1.35%) Skype
7 11 (1.24%) DHCP
7 11 (1.24%) FabricPath
7 11 (1.24%) HTTP
7 11 (1.24%) Network Security
7 11 (1.24%) Wireless
8 10 (1.13%) BGP
8 10 (1.13%) OSPF
8 10 (1.13%) VLAN
8 10 (1.13%) WAN
9 9 (1.01%) MPLS
9 9 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 48 (5.41%) Power BI
4 43 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
6 29 (3.27%) SSDT
7 28 (3.16%) MySQL
8 20 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (2.25%) QlikView
8 20 (2.25%) Relational Database
9 14 (1.58%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.24%) Big Data
10 11 (1.24%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
11 10 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.90%) GIS
13 7 (0.79%) DB2
13 7 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.68%) Couchbase
14 6 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (7.44%) Visual Studio
2 55 (6.20%) Git (software)
3 24 (2.71%) Jenkins
4 19 (2.14%) JIRA
5 15 (1.69%) NUnit
6 13 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
7 11 (1.24%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (0.90%) Grunt
9 8 (0.90%) gulp
9 8 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (0.79%) Jasmine
11 6 (0.68%) Gradle
12 5 (0.56%) Maven
12 5 (0.56%) webpack
13 4 (0.45%) Selenium
14 3 (0.34%) Hudson
14 3 (0.34%) Redmine
General
1 60 (6.76%) Marketing
2 53 (5.98%) Retail
3 47 (5.30%) Telecoms
4 45 (5.07%) Banking
4 45 (5.07%) Manufacturing
5 24 (2.71%) Electronics
6 17 (1.92%) Games
7 16 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 16 (1.80%) Legal
8 14 (1.58%) General Ledger
9 8 (0.90%) Automotive
9 8 (0.90%) Retail Banking
10 6 (0.68%) Billing
10 6 (0.68%) Law
10 6 (0.68%) Local Government
11 5 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.45%) Back Office
12 4 (0.45%) Military
13 3 (0.34%) Advertising
14 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 264 (29.76%) Developer
2 196 (22.10%) Analyst
3 57 (6.43%) Project Manager
4 44 (4.96%) Architect
4 44 (4.96%) Business Analyst
4 44 (4.96%) Support Analyst
5 40 (4.51%) Software Developer
6 37 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 35 (3.95%) IT Manager
8 33 (3.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 33 (3.72%) Machine Learning Developer
9 32 (3.61%) C# Developer
10 29 (3.27%) Applications Support
10 29 (3.27%) Financial Analyst
10 29 (3.27%) Senior Developer
11 26 (2.93%) Consultant
11 26 (2.93%) PHP Developer
12 25 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (2.71%) IT Project Manager
14 23 (2.59%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (11.72%) .NET
2 101 (11.39%) HTML
3 85 (9.58%) CSS
4 83 (9.36%) AngularJS
5 51 (5.75%) React
6 46 (5.19%) ASP.NET
7 34 (3.83%) J2EE
8 30 (3.38%) J2SE
8 30 (3.38%) Ruby on Rails
9 29 (3.27%) HTML5
10 27 (3.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (2.82%) WPF
12 22 (2.48%) Web Services
13 20 (2.25%) WCF
14 18 (2.03%) .NET Framework
14 18 (2.03%) jQuery
14 18 (2.03%) Sass
15 17 (1.92%) Vue.js
16 14 (1.58%) Velocity
16 14 (1.58%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 136 (15.33%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (8.23%) Management Information System
3 60 (6.76%) Algorithms
4 43 (4.85%) User Experience
5 30 (3.38%) Life Science
6 29 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (2.82%) Data Centre
8 20 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
9 17 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
10 14 (1.58%) Fibre Optics
11 13 (1.47%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.24%) Smart City
13 10 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.01%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.90%) Driving Licence
16 7 (0.79%) Blog
16 7 (0.79%) EPoS
16 7 (0.79%) FMCG
17 6 (0.68%) Mainframe
17 6 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 73 (8.23%) Linux
2 72 (8.12%) Windows
3 32 (3.61%) Windows Server
4 22 (2.48%) Windows 7
5 15 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.47%) Mac OS X
8 12 (1.35%) Windows 10
9 11 (1.24%) Android
10 10 (1.13%) CentOS
10 10 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 10 (1.13%) Unix
10 10 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.90%) SUSE
12 6 (0.68%) zOS
13 3 (0.34%) Debian
13 3 (0.34%) VMS
13 3 (0.34%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (15.11%) Project Management
3 109 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
4 105 (11.84%) Software Engineering
5 93 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
6 92 (10.37%) Mathematics
7 91 (10.26%) Scrum
8 81 (9.13%) CRM
9 78 (8.79%) Fintech
10 69 (7.78%) IT Strategy
10 69 (7.78%) Machine Learning
11 68 (7.67%) PRINCE2
12 67 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
13 65 (7.33%) SDLC
14 64 (7.22%) ITIL
15 61 (6.88%) ETL
16 53 (5.98%) Mentoring
17 50 (5.64%) Change Management
18 49 (5.52%) OO
19 48 (5.41%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 188 (21.20%) SQL
2 137 (15.45%) JavaScript
3 131 (14.77%) C#
4 114 (12.85%) Java
5 101 (11.39%) Python
6 72 (8.12%) PHP
7 57 (6.43%) PowerShell
8 52 (5.86%) C++
9 49 (5.52%) Ruby
10 41 (4.62%) Bash Shell
11 38 (4.28%) T-SQL
12 37 (4.17%) R
13 33 (3.72%) MATLAB
14 32 (3.61%) C
15 30 (3.38%) Bourne shell
15 30 (3.38%) Korn
16 17 (1.92%) TypeScript
17 15 (1.69%) PL/SQL
18 14 (1.58%) ES6
19 13 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 182 (20.52%) Degree
2 31 (3.49%) PhD
3 24 (2.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (2.25%) Numerate Degree
5 19 (2.14%) ISEB
6 18 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (1.80%) DBS Check
8 14 (1.58%) Security Cleared
9 12 (1.35%) PMP
9 12 (1.35%) Postgraduate
10 11 (1.24%) CCNA
10 11 (1.24%) PMI Certification
11 9 (1.01%) CISSP
11 9 (1.01%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.90%) ACCA
13 7 (0.79%) APMP
13 7 (0.79%) CCNP
13 7 (0.79%) CESG Certified Professional
13 7 (0.79%) CIMA
13 7 (0.79%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.71%) PCI DSS
1 24 (2.71%) QA
2 20 (2.25%) PMO
3 17 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.80%) SLA
5 12 (1.35%) GDPR
6 6 (0.68%) NIST
7 4 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.45%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.45%) ISO 22301
7 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.45%) ITGC
7 4 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.23%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.11%) COBIT
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.11%) RMADS
9 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 47 (5.30%) Active Directory
1 47 (5.30%) Docker
2 24 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.24%) vSphere
5 9 (1.01%) VMware NSX
6 8 (0.90%) KVM
7 5 (0.56%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.34%) XenApp
9 2 (0.23%) Firmware
9 2 (0.23%) iptables
9 2 (0.23%) NFS
9 2 (0.23%) Postfix
9 2 (0.23%) Samba
9 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.23%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (3.04%) SCCM
2 24 (2.71%) Kubernetes
2 24 (2.71%) Puppet
3 18 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.80%) Ansible
5 13 (1.47%) SCOM
6 11 (1.24%) Terraform
6 11 (1.24%) vRealize
7 8 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (0.90%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.34%) Nagios
8 3 (0.34%) Nessus
8 3 (0.34%) WSUS
9 2 (0.23%) Grafana
9 2 (0.23%) Graphite
9 2 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.23%) Mesos
9 2 (0.23%) Munin
9 2 (0.23%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 225 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 74 (8.34%) Oracle
3 64 (7.22%) SAP
4 45 (5.07%) VMware
5 38 (4.28%) Cisco
6 21 (2.37%) Tableau
7 20 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (2.03%) Citrix
9 15 (1.69%) F5
9 15 (1.69%) IBM
10 14 (1.58%) Sun
11 12 (1.35%) Google
12 10 (1.13%) Apple
12 10 (1.13%) Juniper
12 10 (1.13%) ServiceNow
13 9 (1.01%) HP
13 9 (1.01%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.90%) Meraki
15 7 (0.79%) Dell
15 7 (0.79%) Informatica