Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Finance Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 846 948
Rank change year-on-year -16 +102 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Finance Manager 293 338 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 270 305 292
England median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £112,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -3.85%

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 160046 167509 194952
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 96.54% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 129877 140985 164185
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,123
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.27% +0.27%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 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
London -27 226 £80,000 - 9
South East +38 28 £70,000 +21.74% 7
North of England +13 22 £52,500 -8.70% 1
Yorkshire +31 12 £52,500 -4.55%
North West -13 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
East of England +6 6 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Midlands +25 5 £52,500 -6.67% 1
South West +15 5 £50,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands 0 3 £52,500 -19.23%
East Midlands +2 2 £61,250 +22.50% 1
North East - 1 £55,000 -
Finance Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, Finance Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Finance Manager in the job title.

1 293 (100.00%) Finance
2 102 (34.81%) Banking
3 84 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (25.60%) Project Management
5 74 (25.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (17.06%) SAP
6 50 (17.06%) PRINCE2
6 50 (17.06%) Mentoring
7 47 (16.04%) Performance Management
8 46 (15.70%) Scrum
9 43 (14.68%) Online Banking
10 41 (13.99%) Change Management
11 36 (12.29%) .NET
11 36 (12.29%) DevOps
12 35 (11.95%) Microservices
12 35 (11.95%) Open Source
12 35 (11.95%) Configuration Management
12 35 (11.95%) Software Engineering
12 35 (11.95%) Greenfield Project
13 34 (11.60%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (11.26%) SQL
15 31 (10.58%) Legal
16 28 (9.56%) SQL Server
16 28 (9.56%) ASP.NET
16 28 (9.56%) CISSP
17 27 (9.22%) Linux
17 27 (9.22%) CISM
17 27 (9.22%) PMI
17 27 (9.22%) PMI Certification

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 17 (5.80%) IIS
2 15 (5.12%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.02%) CMS
5 2 (0.68%) WordPress
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (7.85%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (6.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (2.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (2.73%) Photoshop
5 6 (2.05%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.34%) Stata
Business Applications
1 23 (7.85%) SAP CO
1 23 (7.85%) SAP FI
1 23 (7.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (5.46%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (3.07%) NetSuite
4 7 (2.39%) Unit4 Business World
5 6 (2.05%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (2.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 5 (1.71%) SAP BPC
7 4 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (1.37%) SAP Business One
8 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (1.02%) Infor SunSystems
8 3 (1.02%) Sage 200
9 2 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.34%) CODA-Financials
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.34%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.02%) SaaS
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.34%) FinancialForce
4 1 (0.34%) GitHub
4 1 (0.34%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.41%) LAN
1 10 (3.41%) WAN
2 7 (2.39%) VLAN
2 7 (2.39%) VoIP
2 7 (2.39%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (2.05%) FTP
4 4 (1.37%) Firewall
4 4 (1.37%) SAN
5 2 (0.68%) BGP
5 2 (0.68%) DHCP
5 2 (0.68%) DNS
5 2 (0.68%) OSPF
5 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.68%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.34%) 3G
6 1 (0.34%) Internet
6 1 (0.34%) LTE
6 1 (0.34%) SSL
6 1 (0.34%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.10%) SAP BW
4 8 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.39%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.05%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.34%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.34%) Power BI
9 1 (0.34%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (6.48%) Octopus Deploy
1 19 (6.48%) TeamCity
2 18 (6.14%) MSBuild
3 10 (3.41%) JIRA
4 8 (2.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.34%) GitLab
5 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.34%) NuGet
General
1 293 (100.00%) Finance
2 102 (34.81%) Banking
3 31 (10.58%) Legal
4 23 (7.85%) Private Banking
5 21 (7.17%) Marketing
6 17 (5.80%) Law
7 9 (3.07%) General Ledger
8 8 (2.73%) Corporate Banking
9 7 (2.39%) Advertising
9 7 (2.39%) Retail
10 6 (2.05%) Billing
10 6 (2.05%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.71%) Telecoms
12 3 (1.02%) Arabic Language
12 3 (1.02%) French Language
12 3 (1.02%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (1.02%) Retail Finance
12 3 (1.02%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.68%) Games
13 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.29%) .NET
2 28 (9.56%) ASP.NET
3 15 (5.12%) MSMQ
3 15 (5.12%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (3.75%) SailPoint
5 10 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (3.41%) HATEOAS
6 6 (2.05%) SAP PI
7 3 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.02%) XML
8 1 (0.34%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.34%) HTML
8 1 (0.34%) HTML5
8 1 (0.34%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.34%) NumPy
8 1 (0.34%) React
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.68%) Online Banking
2 35 (11.95%) Greenfield Project
3 27 (9.22%) PMI
4 14 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.07%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.73%) User Experience
8 6 (2.05%) Fintech
8 6 (2.05%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.71%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.02%) Market Risk
11 2 (0.68%) CMDB
11 2 (0.68%) IVR
12 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.34%) Derivative
12 1 (0.34%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.22%) Linux
2 23 (7.85%) Windows
3 17 (5.80%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.12%) Unix
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.34%) Android
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (25.60%) Project Management
3 74 (25.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (17.06%) Mentoring
4 50 (17.06%) PRINCE2
5 47 (16.04%) Performance Management
6 46 (15.70%) Scrum
7 41 (13.99%) Change Management
8 36 (12.29%) DevOps
9 35 (11.95%) Configuration Management
9 35 (11.95%) Microservices
9 35 (11.95%) Open Source
9 35 (11.95%) Software Engineering
10 34 (11.60%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (8.87%) ERP
12 25 (8.53%) ITIL
13 23 (7.85%) Incident Management
14 20 (6.83%) Client Onboarding
15 19 (6.48%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (11.26%) SQL
2 15 (5.12%) Java
3 11 (3.75%) C
4 10 (3.41%) C#
5 9 (3.07%) C++
5 9 (3.07%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.73%) PHP
7 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.68%) VBA
9 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.34%) Python
9 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (9.56%) CISSP
2 27 (9.22%) CISM
2 27 (9.22%) PMI Certification
3 21 (7.17%) Degree
4 18 (6.14%) PMP
5 15 (5.12%) CRISC
5 15 (5.12%) SANS
6 13 (4.44%) ACCA
6 13 (4.44%) CIMA
6 13 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (3.75%) CISA
7 11 (3.75%) GIAC
7 11 (3.75%) GISF
7 11 (3.75%) GSEC
8 8 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (2.05%) ISTQB
10 4 (1.37%) CCNP
10 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.68%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.87%) GDPR
2 15 (5.12%) COBIT
3 11 (3.75%) QA
4 8 (2.73%) SEPA
5 6 (2.05%) PMO
6 5 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (1.02%) PSD2
7 3 (1.02%) SSAE 16
8 2 (0.68%) SLA
9 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.34%) IFRS
9 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
1 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.10%) SCCM
2 11 (3.75%) Core Impact
2 11 (3.75%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (3.75%) Nessus
2 11 (3.75%) Nexpose
2 11 (3.75%) OpenVAS
2 11 (3.75%) PowerBroker
2 11 (3.75%) QRadar
2 11 (3.75%) RSA Security Analytics
2 11 (3.75%) WSUS
3 3 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.34%) SCOM
4 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.34%) SCSM
4 1 (0.34%) vMotion
Vendors
1 50 (17.06%) SAP
2 22 (7.51%) Oracle
3 18 (6.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.44%) Palo Alto
4 13 (4.44%) SolarWinds
4 13 (4.44%) Symantec
5 12 (4.10%) Splunk
6 11 (3.75%) AlienVault
6 11 (3.75%) ArcSight
6 11 (3.75%) Aveksa
6 11 (3.75%) Bomgar
6 11 (3.75%) CyberArk
6 11 (3.75%) LogRhythm
6 11 (3.75%) McAfee
6 11 (3.75%) Qualys
7 9 (3.07%) Adobe
8 8 (2.73%) RedGate
8 8 (2.73%) Sage
9 7 (2.39%) Infor
10 5 (1.71%) Cisco