Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Finance Manager was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Finance Manager
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 910 841 868
Rank change year-on-year -69 +27 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Finance Manager 207 344 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 182 306 301
England median annual salary £70,000 £77,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% +19.23% +4.00%
10th Percentile £43,775 £50,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £112,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 147,424 156,891 172,845
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.90% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119,787 126,570 146,169
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Finance Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Finance Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Finance Manager in England

Finance Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Finance Manager in England

Finance Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance Manager in England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance Manager in England

Finance Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
London -61 158 £75,000 -6.25% 11
Midlands +31 15 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North of England -3 15 £48,000 -10.28% 5
West Midlands +35 12 £40,777 -18.45% 1
Yorkshire +12 10 £45,000 -15.89% 3
East of England +16 8 £57,500 - 1
South East -13 8 £71,250 +1.79% 5
North West +8 5 £71,250 +29.55% 1
South West -2 3 £52,500 +5.00% 2
East Midlands -8 3 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Finance Manager
UK

Finance Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Finance Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Finance Manager in the job title.

1 207 (100.00%) Finance
2 81 (39.13%) Banking
3 56 (27.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (23.67%) Front Office
6 43 (20.77%) Business Analysis
6 43 (20.77%) SQL
7 42 (20.29%) Derivative
8 41 (19.81%) Fixed Income
9 39 (18.84%) Asset Management
10 38 (18.36%) Project Management
11 37 (17.87%) Equities
12 36 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 34 (16.43%) Hedge funds
14 31 (14.98%) SDLC
14 31 (14.98%) ERP
15 30 (14.49%) Calypso
15 30 (14.49%) SAP
15 30 (14.49%) Charles River
15 30 (14.49%) Front Arena
15 30 (14.49%) SimCorp
15 30 (14.49%) thinkFolio
16 29 (14.01%) Investment Management
17 28 (13.53%) Markit EDM
18 26 (12.56%) ACCA
18 26 (12.56%) Change Management
19 22 (10.63%) CIMA
19 22 (10.63%) C#
20 21 (10.14%) JIRA
21 20 (9.66%) Marketing

Finance Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (2.42%) CMS
2 2 (0.97%) Confluence
2 2 (0.97%) IIS
3 1 (0.48%) Apache
3 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.93%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 30 (14.49%) Front Arena
1 30 (14.49%) thinkFolio
2 28 (13.53%) Markit EDM
3 18 (8.70%) NetSuite
4 11 (5.31%) SAP Business One
5 9 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
6 8 (3.86%) SAP FI
7 7 (3.38%) SAP CO
7 7 (3.38%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (2.42%) SAP BPC
9 4 (1.93%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (1.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (0.97%) Eagle PACE
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.90%) SaaS
3 4 (1.93%) Office 365
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.38%) Firewall
2 6 (2.90%) WAN
3 5 (2.42%) BGP
3 5 (2.42%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (2.42%) EIGRP
3 5 (2.42%) IPsec
3 5 (2.42%) MPLS
3 5 (2.42%) Network Security
3 5 (2.42%) OSPF
3 5 (2.42%) Telepresence
3 5 (2.42%) Unified Communications
3 5 (2.42%) VoIP
3 5 (2.42%) Wireless
4 3 (1.45%) FIX Connectivity
5 2 (0.97%) FTP
5 2 (0.97%) HTTP
5 2 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.48%) Internet
6 1 (0.48%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.90%) SAP BW
3 5 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.97%) MySQL
4 2 (0.97%) SAP HANA
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.48%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.48%) OLAP
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (10.14%) JIRA
2 9 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.35%) Maven
2 9 (4.35%) MSBuild
2 9 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
General
1 207 (100.00%) Finance
2 81 (39.13%) Banking
3 49 (23.67%) Front Office
4 20 (9.66%) Marketing
5 18 (8.70%) Private Banking
6 15 (7.25%) Back Office
7 13 (6.28%) Legal
8 12 (5.80%) Corporate Banking
8 12 (5.80%) Retail
9 11 (5.31%) Advertising
10 5 (2.42%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.93%) Telecoms
12 3 (1.45%) Arabic Language
12 3 (1.45%) French Language
12 3 (1.45%) General Ledger
12 3 (1.45%) Investment Banking
12 3 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (1.45%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.97%) Law
13 2 (0.97%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.18%) .NET
2 18 (8.70%) Web Services
3 15 (7.25%) ASP.NET
4 14 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (2.42%) XMPP
6 4 (1.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (1.45%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.97%) J2EE
8 2 (0.97%) jQuery
8 2 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.97%) WPF
9 1 (0.48%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.48%) CSS
9 1 (0.48%) Guice
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.48%) REST
9 1 (0.48%) SOAP
9 1 (0.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.29%) Derivative
2 41 (19.81%) Fixed Income
3 37 (17.87%) Equities
4 36 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 34 (16.43%) Hedge funds
6 10 (4.83%) Data Centre
7 9 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.86%) Exotic Derivative
9 5 (2.42%) Clustering
10 4 (1.93%) CMDB
10 4 (1.93%) PMI
10 4 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (0.97%) EPoS
12 2 (0.97%) iPad
12 2 (0.97%) iPhone
12 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.97%) Replication
13 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.45%) Unix
1 3 (1.45%) Windows
1 3 (1.45%) Windows Server
2 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.97%) Linux
2 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 54 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (20.77%) Business Analysis
4 39 (18.84%) Asset Management
5 38 (18.36%) Project Management
6 31 (14.98%) ERP
6 31 (14.98%) SDLC
7 29 (14.01%) Investment Management
8 26 (12.56%) Change Management
9 19 (9.18%) Performance Management
10 18 (8.70%) CRM
11 17 (8.21%) Mentoring
12 16 (7.73%) Scrum
13 15 (7.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 14 (6.76%) Post-Production
15 13 (6.28%) Business Change Management
15 13 (6.28%) Line Management
15 13 (6.28%) Target Operating Model
15 13 (6.28%) Waterfall
16 12 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (20.77%) SQL
2 22 (10.63%) C#
3 9 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.93%) Java
4 4 (1.93%) Python
5 2 (0.97%) C++
5 2 (0.97%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.97%) PHP
5 2 (0.97%) Ruby
6 1 (0.48%) C
6 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (12.56%) ACCA
2 22 (10.63%) CIMA
3 7 (3.38%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.90%) CCNP
4 6 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.42%) CCIE
5 5 (2.42%) CCVP
5 5 (2.42%) Degree
6 3 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.45%) PMP
6 3 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.97%) CISA
7 2 (0.97%) CISM
7 2 (0.97%) CISSP
7 2 (0.97%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.97%) CRISC
7 2 (0.97%) IISP
7 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.73%) QA
2 11 (5.31%) PMO
3 3 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.97%) COBIT
4 2 (0.97%) GDPR
4 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.97%) SLA
5 1 (0.48%) IFRS
5 1 (0.48%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.42%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (2.42%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (2.42%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.97%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (14.49%) Calypso
1 30 (14.49%) Charles River
1 30 (14.49%) SAP
1 30 (14.49%) SimCorp
2 14 (6.76%) Sage
2 14 (6.76%) Splunk
3 13 (6.28%) Infor
4 12 (5.80%) Epicor
4 12 (5.80%) Oracle
5 8 (3.86%) Xero
6 6 (2.90%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.42%) Cisco
7 5 (2.42%) Palo Alto
7 5 (2.42%) Riverbed
7 5 (2.42%) VMware
8 4 (1.93%) Cognos
9 3 (1.45%) Citrix
9 3 (1.45%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.45%) Tableau
10 2 (0.97%) ServiceNow