Period
to 19 January 2019

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

Financial
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 23 17
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 247 193 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.80% 9.55% 9.47%
As % of the General category 49.40% 39.96% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 226 169 140
East Sussex median annual salary £55,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 500 483 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 25.92% 23.89% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 441 414 359
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,575 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in East Sussex

Finance
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Finance in East Sussex

Finance
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 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
Brighton +23 173 £55,000 +10.00% 23
Hove -1 54 £60,500 +2.54% 9
Lewes -11 1 £50,000 -2.44%
Eastbourne - 1 £45,000 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 135 (54.66%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (23.89%) Banking
3 53 (21.46%) Scrum
4 46 (18.62%) Waterfall
5 43 (17.41%) Java
6 35 (14.17%) Analytics
7 33 (13.36%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (12.55%) SDLC
9 30 (12.15%) Software Engineering
10 28 (11.34%) ISTQB
10 28 (11.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 28 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (10.12%) Test Management
12 25 (10.12%) Firewall
12 25 (10.12%) SQL
13 23 (9.31%) Oracle
13 23 (9.31%) QA
13 23 (9.31%) Degree
14 22 (8.91%) CEH
14 22 (8.91%) JIRA
14 22 (8.91%) CISM
14 22 (8.91%) CISSP
14 22 (8.91%) SIEM
15 21 (8.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 21 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (8.10%) CISA
16 20 (8.10%) Fintech
16 20 (8.10%) User Experience
16 20 (8.10%) DevOps

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 18 (7.29%) Confluence
2 8 (3.24%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.43%) Moodle
3 6 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.43%) Totara
4 3 (1.21%) Apache
5 2 (0.81%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.81%) nginx
5 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.81%) SAS
5 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.40%) IIS
6 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) Ripple
2 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.43%) PaaS
4 4 (1.62%) GitHub
4 4 (1.62%) SaaS
5 3 (1.21%) IaaS
5 3 (1.21%) Office 365
6 2 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.40%) Apigee
7 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.40%) BlazeMeter
7 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.12%) Firewall
2 4 (1.62%) LAN
2 4 (1.62%) Unified Communications
2 4 (1.62%) WAN
3 2 (0.81%) FTP
3 2 (0.81%) IPsec
3 2 (0.81%) Network Security
3 2 (0.81%) SAN
3 2 (0.81%) SSL
3 2 (0.81%) VPN
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.45%) MySQL
2 10 (4.05%) NoSQL
3 9 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.24%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (3.24%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.02%) DB2
8 3 (1.21%) QlikView
9 2 (0.81%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.40%) Blockchain
10 1 (0.40%) Power BI
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (8.91%) JIRA
2 17 (6.88%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.88%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.45%) TeamCity
4 10 (4.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (3.24%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (2.83%) Selenium
7 5 (2.02%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.62%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.62%) Gradle
8 4 (1.62%) JUnit
8 4 (1.62%) Maven
8 4 (1.62%) Subversion
9 3 (1.21%) Mocha
9 3 (1.21%) Mockito
9 3 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.21%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.81%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.81%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.81%) webpack
General
1 59 (23.89%) Banking
2 8 (3.24%) Legal
3 3 (1.21%) Marketing
3 3 (1.21%) Retail
4 2 (0.81%) Electronics
4 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.40%) Advertising
5 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 52 (21.05%) Analyst
2 46 (18.62%) Developer
3 33 (13.36%) Senior Manager
4 32 (12.96%) Test Manager
5 30 (12.15%) Senior Test Manager
6 23 (9.31%) Java Developer
6 23 (9.31%) Test Analyst
7 22 (8.91%) Test Leader
8 21 (8.50%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (8.10%) IT Engineer
9 20 (8.10%) IT Security Engineer
9 20 (8.10%) Security Engineer
9 20 (8.10%) Senior IT Engineer
9 20 (8.10%) Senior Security Engineer
9 20 (8.10%) Senior Test Analyst
10 19 (7.69%) Java Developer - Fintech
11 17 (6.88%) Architect
11 17 (6.88%) Financial Analyst
12 16 (6.48%) Service Analyst
13 15 (6.07%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.48%) Spring
2 7 (2.83%) Django
2 7 (2.83%) REST
3 6 (2.43%) AngularJS
4 5 (2.02%) CSS
4 5 (2.02%) Hibernate
4 5 (2.02%) RESTful
5 4 (1.62%) HTML
6 3 (1.21%) LAMP
6 3 (1.21%) React
6 3 (1.21%) Spring Boot
7 2 (0.81%) Flask
7 2 (0.81%) HTML5
7 2 (0.81%) JPA
7 2 (0.81%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (0.81%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (0.81%) LESS
7 2 (0.81%) Redux
7 2 (0.81%) Sass
7 2 (0.81%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 20 (8.10%) Fintech
3 20 (8.10%) User Experience
4 13 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 13 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.83%) PMI
6 5 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.62%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.62%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.62%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.62%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.21%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.81%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (0.81%) NHS
9 2 (0.81%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.40%) AS400
10 1 (0.40%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.40%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.69%) Linux
2 6 (2.43%) Unix
3 3 (1.21%) Windows
4 2 (0.81%) CentOS
4 2 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (54.66%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (21.46%) Scrum
3 46 (18.62%) Waterfall
4 35 (14.17%) Analytics
5 33 (13.36%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (12.55%) SDLC
7 30 (12.15%) Software Engineering
8 25 (10.12%) Test Management
9 22 (8.91%) SIEM
10 21 (8.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (8.10%) Customer Requirements
11 20 (8.10%) DevOps
12 19 (7.69%) IT Strategy
13 18 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (7.29%) Test Automation
14 17 (6.88%) Defect Management
15 15 (6.07%) ITIL
15 15 (6.07%) Line Management
16 14 (5.67%) Information Security
16 14 (5.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.41%) Java
2 25 (10.12%) SQL
3 18 (7.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.86%) Python
5 10 (4.05%) C++
5 10 (4.05%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.43%) PHP
7 4 (1.62%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.21%) Go
8 3 (1.21%) Java 8
8 3 (1.21%) Ruby
9 1 (0.40%) C
9 1 (0.40%) C#
9 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.40%) R
9 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (11.34%) ISTQB
1 28 (11.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 23 (9.31%) Degree
3 22 (8.91%) CEH
3 22 (8.91%) CISM
3 22 (8.91%) CISSP
4 20 (8.10%) CISA
5 7 (2.83%) ISEB
5 7 (2.83%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.21%) IIBA
7 3 (1.21%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.81%) GIAC
8 2 (0.81%) HNC
8 2 (0.81%) MBA
9 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.40%) CCA
9 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.31%) QA
2 11 (4.45%) SLA
3 7 (2.83%) PMO
4 3 (1.21%) COBIT
4 3 (1.21%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.21%) GDPR
5 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.40%) IFRS
6 1 (0.40%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (2.43%) Docker
2 4 (1.62%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.86%) Puppet
2 5 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.81%) Ansible
3 2 (0.81%) CASB
3 2 (0.81%) CSIRT
3 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.81%) QRadar
4 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (9.31%) Oracle
2 15 (6.07%) Ab Initio
3 10 (4.05%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.05%) Peoplefluent
4 4 (1.62%) Cisco
4 4 (1.62%) SAP
4 4 (1.62%) VMware
5 3 (1.21%) Tableau
6 2 (0.81%) 3PAR
6 2 (0.81%) Forcepoint
6 2 (0.81%) Qualys
7 1 (0.40%) Ariba
7 1 (0.40%) EMC
7 1 (0.40%) HP
7 1 (0.40%) IBM
7 1 (0.40%) Ivanti
7 1 (0.40%) Splunk