Period
to 15 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 8 29
Rank change year-on-year +1 +21 -12
Permanent jobs citing Finance 199 326 191
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in East Sussex 16.82% 16.12% 8.43%
As % of the General category 60.86% 59.71% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 231 299 177
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £39,750 £41,650 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £91,250 £80,000
South East median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +8.91% +3.06%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 327 546 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 27.64% 27.00% 23.79%
Number of salaries quoted 302 431 416
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £82,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in East Sussex

Finance
Salary Trend in East Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Finance in East Sussex

Finance
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in East Sussex over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Finance in East Sussex

Finance
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 July 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
Brighton -1 127 £50,000 -16.67% 8
Hove 0 49 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Hastings +7 8 £43,750 -20.45%
Eastbourne +1 3 £62,500 -35.90%
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 80 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (19.10%) Azure
3 37 (18.59%) .NET
4 30 (15.08%) C#
4 30 (15.08%) Fintech
5 29 (14.57%) Banking
6 26 (13.07%) Test Automation
7 25 (12.56%) Microsoft
8 24 (12.06%) SQL
8 24 (12.06%) Scrum
9 21 (10.55%) Project Delivery
10 20 (10.05%) ASP.NET
11 19 (9.55%) ITIL
11 19 (9.55%) MVC
12 18 (9.05%) Test Management
12 18 (9.05%) Software Engineering
12 18 (9.05%) Kanban
12 18 (9.05%) .NET Core
12 18 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (8.54%) DevOps
14 16 (8.04%) AWS
14 16 (8.04%) ISTQB
15 15 (7.54%) Migration
16 14 (7.04%) Project Management
16 14 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (6.53%) Machine Learning
17 13 (6.53%) Jenkins
17 13 (6.53%) Git (software)
17 13 (6.53%) Scaled Agile Framework

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 5 (2.51%) Apache Spark
1 5 (2.51%) IIS
1 5 (2.51%) Jupyter
1 5 (2.51%) MS Exchange
1 5 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.51%) SAS
3 2 (1.01%) Confluence
4 1 (0.50%) CMS
4 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.50%) InVision
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.50%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (2.51%) SAP CRM
1 5 (2.51%) SAP ERP
1 5 (2.51%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 38 (19.10%) Azure
2 16 (8.04%) AWS
3 5 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.01%) GCP
4 4 (2.01%) GitHub
5 2 (1.01%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (1.01%) AWS Fargate
5 2 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.01%) Serverless
6 1 (0.50%) Office 365
6 1 (0.50%) PaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.02%) Firewall
2 6 (3.02%) Network Security
3 5 (2.51%) SAN
3 5 (2.51%) WAN
4 4 (2.01%) HTTP
5 3 (1.51%) LAN
6 2 (1.01%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.01%) Wireless
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.50%) MPLS
7 1 (0.50%) Value-Added Service
7 1 (0.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.52%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (3.52%) Big Data
3 5 (2.51%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.51%) DB2
3 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.50%) MS Access
4 1 (0.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (6.53%) Git (software)
1 13 (6.53%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.52%) JIRA
2 9 (4.52%) Selenium
3 8 (4.02%) SpecFlow
4 4 (2.01%) Subversion
4 4 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.51%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (14.57%) Banking
2 8 (4.02%) Legal
3 7 (3.52%) Law
4 6 (3.02%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.51%) Marketing
6 3 (1.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (25.63%) Analyst
2 28 (14.07%) Developer
3 21 (10.55%) Financial Analyst
3 21 (10.55%) Service Analyst
4 20 (10.05%) Test Analyst
5 19 (9.55%) Scrum Master
6 18 (9.05%) Test Manager
7 16 (8.04%) Business Analyst
8 14 (7.04%) Project Manager
9 12 (6.03%) .NET Developer
9 12 (6.03%) Architect
9 12 (6.03%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (5.53%) C# Developer
11 10 (5.03%) Angular Developer
12 9 (4.52%) Infrastructure Manager
13 8 (4.02%) Financial Business Analyst
13 8 (4.02%) Financial Services Business Analyst
13 8 (4.02%) Senior Architect
13 8 (4.02%) Senior Manager
13 8 (4.02%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.59%) .NET
2 20 (10.05%) ASP.NET
3 18 (9.05%) .NET Core
4 11 (5.53%) AngularJS
5 10 (5.03%) .NET Framework
5 10 (5.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (4.52%) D3.js
6 9 (4.52%) RESTful
7 8 (4.02%) React
8 7 (3.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (3.52%) CSS
8 7 (3.52%) Entity Framework
8 7 (3.52%) Web Services
9 5 (2.51%) HTML
10 4 (2.01%) Spring
11 3 (1.51%) Middleware
12 2 (1.01%) Node.js
12 2 (1.01%) REST
12 2 (1.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (0.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.51%) Algorithms
2 5 (2.51%) Analytical Mindset
2 5 (2.51%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.01%) CMDB
3 4 (2.01%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.01%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.51%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.01%) User Experience
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.50%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.52%) Windows
2 6 (3.02%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.51%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.50%) Linux
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (15.08%) Fintech
3 26 (13.07%) Test Automation
4 24 (12.06%) Scrum
5 21 (10.55%) Project Delivery
6 19 (9.55%) ITIL
6 19 (9.55%) MVC
7 18 (9.05%) Kanban
7 18 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (9.05%) Software Engineering
7 18 (9.05%) Test Management
8 17 (8.54%) DevOps
9 15 (7.54%) Migration
10 14 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (7.04%) Project Management
11 13 (6.53%) Machine Learning
11 13 (6.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 13 (6.53%) Workflow
12 12 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (5.53%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.08%) C#
2 24 (12.06%) SQL
3 10 (5.03%) Java
4 9 (4.52%) Python
5 5 (2.51%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.01%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.01%) VB
7 3 (1.51%) C++
7 3 (1.51%) VBA
8 2 (1.01%) Ruby
9 1 (0.50%) C
9 1 (0.50%) Java 8
9 1 (0.50%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.50%) R
9 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (8.04%) ISTQB
2 12 (6.03%) Degree
3 9 (4.52%) ISEB
4 5 (2.51%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.01%) MCP
8 1 (0.50%) CBAP
8 1 (0.50%) CISM
8 1 (0.50%) CISSP
8 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) IIBA
8 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.50%) PMP
8 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.52%) QA
2 5 (2.51%) COBIT
2 5 (2.51%) GDPR
3 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.01%) PMO
3 2 (1.01%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.50%) NCSC
4 1 (0.50%) NIST
System Software
1 12 (6.03%) Docker
2 5 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.51%) Ansible
1 3 (1.51%) Istio
1 3 (1.51%) Terraform
2 2 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.01%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.01%) NetCrunch
3 1 (0.50%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.03%) Cisco
3 8 (4.02%) VMware
4 6 (3.02%) SAP
5 5 (2.51%) Juniper
6 4 (2.01%) Dynatrace
6 4 (2.01%) Google
7 3 (1.51%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.01%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.01%) EMC
8 2 (1.01%) F5
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle
8 2 (1.01%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.01%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.01%) Splunk
8 2 (1.01%) Tableau
8 2 (1.01%) Zerto
9 1 (0.50%) Dell
9 1 (0.50%) HP