The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
UK / England
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 18059 20828 23002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.92% 22.55% 22.90%
As % of the General category 53.50% 51.90% 51.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14117 17216 19102
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 33754 40130 44485
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.96% 43.45% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26785 33223 35520
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in England

Finance
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Finance in England

Finance
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in England over the 3 months to 26 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in England

Finance
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 10546 £65,000 +8.33% 1584
South East -2 2244 £47,500 -5.00% 365
North West -4 1162 £45,000 - 205
Yorkshire -7 944 £45,000 +12.50% 140
East of England -9 899 £45,000 -10.00% 137
South West -2 877 £42,500 -5.55% 202
West Midlands -6 819 £45,000 +5.88% 100
East Midlands +3 393 £45,000 +5.88% 69
North East -13 59 £40,000 +15.58% 15
Midlands -3 7 £52,500 -4.54% 4
South Coast - 2 - -
Finance
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10289 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 8394 (23.95%) SQL
3 7457 (21.27%) Banking
4 5780 (16.49%) Java
5 5554 (15.85%) C#
6 5492 (15.67%) SQL Server
7 5222 (14.90%) Microsoft
8 5137 (14.66%) .NET
9 4760 (13.58%) Degree
10 4359 (12.44%) JavaScript
11 3939 (11.24%) Project Management
12 3875 (11.06%) Windows
13 3598 (10.26%) Scrum
14 3554 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
15 3511 (10.02%) Oracle
16 3437 (9.81%) HTML
17 3409 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
18 3408 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
19 3373 (9.62%) Linux
20 3047 (8.69%) Retail
21 2796 (7.98%) CSS
22 2658 (7.58%) TDD
23 2460 (7.02%) Marketing
24 2459 (7.02%) Analytics
25 2454 (7.00%) ITIL
26 2414 (6.89%) Python
27 2395 (6.83%) MVC
28 2374 (6.77%) Telecoms
29 2299 (6.56%) AngularJS
30 2296 (6.55%) SAP

Finance
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
1 892 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 601 (1.71%) MS Exchange
3 531 (1.51%) IIS
4 510 (1.45%) SAS
5 499 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 498 (1.42%) Apache
7 452 (1.29%) CMS
8 426 (1.22%) Confluence
9 401 (1.14%) Apache Spark
10 399 (1.14%) WebSphere
11 356 (1.02%) JBoss
12 320 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
13 259 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
14 228 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
15 212 (0.60%) WebLogic
16 195 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
17 173 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 171 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
19 169 (0.48%) Skype for Business
20 122 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1897 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1419 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
3 688 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 480 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
5 383 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 144 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 107 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 96 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 84 (0.24%) SPSS
10 47 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 30 (0.086%) InVision
12 23 (0.066%) Stata
13 15 (0.043%) FileZilla
13 15 (0.043%) OmniGraffle
14 13 (0.037%) EViews
15 9 (0.026%) HipChat
15 9 (0.026%) InfoPath
16 8 (0.023%) Open Workbench
16 8 (0.023%) RoboHelp
17 7 (0.020%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 836 (2.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 461 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 358 (1.02%) SAP FI
4 345 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
5 337 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
6 332 (0.95%) SAP CO
6 332 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
7 256 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
8 233 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
9 189 (0.54%) SAP BPC
10 183 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
11 171 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
12 154 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
13 148 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
14 136 (0.39%) NetSuite
15 124 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
16 121 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
17 119 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
18 113 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
19 89 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1498 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1380 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 814 (2.32%) SaaS
4 511 (1.46%) Office 365
5 255 (0.73%) GitHub
6 228 (0.65%) PaaS
7 214 (0.61%) IaaS
8 166 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
9 156 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
10 128 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 77 (0.22%) Google Analytics
12 66 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
13 61 (0.17%) Force.com
14 54 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
15 53 (0.15%) FinancialForce.com
16 49 (0.14%) G Suite
17 43 (0.12%) Mimecast
18 42 (0.12%) Amazon S3
18 42 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
19 41 (0.12%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1044 (2.98%) Firewall
2 615 (1.75%) WAN
3 612 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 574 (1.64%) LAN
5 565 (1.61%) Internet
6 464 (1.32%) VPN
7 444 (1.27%) SAN
8 437 (1.25%) DNS
9 355 (1.01%) Network Security
10 322 (0.92%) VoIP
11 288 (0.82%) HTTP
12 285 (0.81%) DHCP
13 257 (0.73%) Wireless
14 231 (0.66%) MPLS
15 220 (0.63%) Intranet
16 218 (0.62%) BGP
17 195 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
18 174 (0.50%) OSPF
19 163 (0.47%) Skype
20 140 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5492 (15.67%) SQL Server
2 1466 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1451 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1313 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1214 (3.46%) Big Data
6 961 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 917 (2.62%) NoSQL
8 845 (2.41%) MySQL
9 742 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 726 (2.07%) MongoDB
11 639 (1.82%) Hadoop
12 621 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
13 541 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
14 515 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
15 513 (1.46%) Oracle Database
16 416 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
17 378 (1.08%) Power BI
18 374 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
19 334 (0.95%) RDBMS
20 311 (0.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1367 (3.90%) JIRA
2 1127 (3.22%) Git (software)
3 1072 (3.06%) Selenium
4 1021 (2.91%) Jenkins
5 932 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 649 (1.85%) Maven
7 638 (1.82%) Visual Studio
8 618 (1.76%) Subversion
9 528 (1.51%) JUnit
10 489 (1.40%) TeamCity
11 445 (1.27%) NUnit
12 417 (1.19%) Cucumber
13 279 (0.80%) WebDriver
14 263 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 220 (0.63%) MSTest
16 212 (0.60%) SoapUI
17 203 (0.58%) Eclipse
18 202 (0.58%) Gradle
18 202 (0.58%) SpecFlow
19 189 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7457 (21.27%) Banking
2 3047 (8.69%) Retail
3 2460 (7.02%) Marketing
4 2374 (6.77%) Telecoms
5 2141 (6.11%) Investment Banking
6 1536 (4.38%) Manufacturing
7 1363 (3.89%) Legal
8 1313 (3.75%) Financial Institution
9 1260 (3.59%) Front Office
10 910 (2.60%) Electronics
11 728 (2.08%) Back Office
12 727 (2.07%) Retail Banking
13 539 (1.54%) Advertising
14 530 (1.51%) Law
15 339 (0.97%) Games
16 312 (0.89%) Billing
17 282 (0.80%) Publishing
18 203 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
19 201 (0.57%) General Ledger
20 191 (0.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9572 (27.31%) Developer
2 6761 (19.29%) Analyst
3 2465 (7.03%) Consultant
4 2398 (6.84%) C# Developer
5 2346 (6.69%) Business Analyst
6 2344 (6.69%) Java Developer
7 2096 (5.98%) .NET Developer
8 1991 (5.68%) Project Manager
9 1890 (5.39%) Architect
10 1755 (5.01%) Senior Developer
11 1322 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
12 1056 (3.01%) SQL Developer
13 992 (2.83%) Support Analyst
14 972 (2.77%) Financial Analyst
15 915 (2.61%) IT Manager
16 796 (2.27%) Applications Support
17 751 (2.14%) Senior Analyst
18 737 (2.10%) Administrator
19 736 (2.10%) Senior Manager
20 728 (2.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5137 (14.66%) .NET
2 3437 (9.81%) HTML
3 2796 (7.98%) CSS
4 2299 (6.56%) AngularJS
5 2186 (6.24%) ASP.NET
6 1910 (5.45%) XML
7 1732 (4.94%) Web Services
8 1369 (3.91%) HTML5
9 1258 (3.59%) jQuery
10 1226 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1169 (3.34%) Spring
12 1045 (2.98%) .NET Framework
12 1045 (2.98%) REST
13 990 (2.82%) WCF
14 959 (2.74%) SOAP
15 910 (2.60%) WPF
16 788 (2.25%) React
17 783 (2.23%) CSS3
18 714 (2.04%) RESTful
19 699 (1.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3554 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2210 (6.30%) Fintech
3 2089 (5.96%) Computer Science
4 1416 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 1293 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
6 1098 (3.13%) User Experience
7 984 (2.81%) Data Centre
8 837 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 793 (2.26%) Hedge funds
10 779 (2.22%) Derivative
10 779 (2.22%) Fixed Income
11 748 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
12 745 (2.13%) Equities
13 513 (1.46%) Algorithms
14 496 (1.42%) Mobile App
15 425 (1.21%) Data Structures
16 383 (1.09%) Virtual Team
17 302 (0.86%) Clustering
18 245 (0.70%) Client/Server
19 225 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3875 (11.06%) Windows
2 3373 (9.62%) Linux
3 1953 (5.57%) Unix
4 1242 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 608 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 549 (1.57%) Windows 7
7 546 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 432 (1.23%) Android
9 426 (1.22%) Apple iOS
10 413 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 288 (0.82%) Solaris
12 227 (0.65%) Windows 10
13 181 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 116 (0.33%) Windows 8
15 113 (0.32%) CentOS
16 108 (0.31%) AIX
17 83 (0.24%) Ubuntu
18 77 (0.22%) Mac OS X
19 48 (0.14%) Windows XP
20 39 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10289 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
2 3939 (11.24%) Project Management
3 3598 (10.26%) Scrum
4 3409 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
5 3408 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 2658 (7.58%) TDD
7 2459 (7.02%) Analytics
8 2454 (7.00%) ITIL
9 2395 (6.83%) MVC
10 2294 (6.54%) SDLC
11 2104 (6.00%) Test Automation
12 2095 (5.98%) Software Engineering
13 2030 (5.79%) Business Analysis
14 1894 (5.40%) OO
15 1859 (5.30%) PRINCE2
16 1758 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
17 1744 (4.98%) DevOps
18 1719 (4.90%) Mentoring
19 1636 (4.67%) Asset Management
20 1623 (4.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8394 (23.95%) SQL
2 5780 (16.49%) Java
3 5554 (15.85%) C#
4 4359 (12.44%) JavaScript
5 2414 (6.89%) Python
6 1525 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1523 (4.34%) C++
8 933 (2.66%) PowerShell
9 794 (2.27%) C
10 694 (1.98%) PHP
11 688 (1.96%) Perl
12 601 (1.71%) PL/SQL
13 595 (1.70%) VBA
14 545 (1.55%) Ruby
15 525 (1.50%) Shell Script
16 487 (1.39%) Scala
17 448 (1.28%) Bash Shell
18 439 (1.25%) R
19 401 (1.14%) VB.NET
20 331 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 4760 (13.58%) Degree
2 821 (2.34%) CISSP
3 790 (2.25%) ISEB
4 597 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
5 588 (1.68%) CISM
6 465 (1.33%) CISA
7 461 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 445 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 434 (1.24%) PMI Certification
10 428 (1.22%) Security Cleared
11 377 (1.08%) PMP
12 368 (1.05%) CCNP
13 326 (0.93%) PhD
14 324 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
15 282 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 270 (0.77%) Master's Degree
17 267 (0.76%) CCNA
18 239 (0.68%) SC Cleared
19 211 (0.60%) ACCA
20 205 (0.58%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1930 (5.51%) QA
2 780 (2.23%) PMO
3 648 (1.85%) SLA
4 544 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 398 (1.14%) Data Quality
6 314 (0.90%) MiFID
7 295 (0.84%) PCI DSS
8 208 (0.59%) COBIT
9 138 (0.39%) GDPR
9 138 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 81 (0.23%) EMIR
11 70 (0.20%) ISO27002
12 56 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
13 49 (0.14%) IFRS
14 45 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
15 38 (0.11%) ISO 9001
16 36 (0.10%) Basel III
17 34 (0.097%) ISO 15288
17 34 (0.097%) ISO22301
18 31 (0.088%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1530 (4.36%) Active Directory
2 738 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 574 (1.64%) Docker
4 272 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 161 (0.46%) vSphere
6 158 (0.45%) XenApp
7 115 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 110 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 88 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 65 (0.19%) NFS
11 55 (0.16%) HDFS
12 52 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
13 50 (0.14%) Apache Flume
14 43 (0.12%) KVM
15 40 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
15 40 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
16 38 (0.11%) XenServer
17 36 (0.10%) Xen
18 33 (0.094%) Microsoft App-V
19 29 (0.083%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 630 (1.80%) Puppet
2 509 (1.45%) Ansible
3 468 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 374 (1.07%) SCCM
5 194 (0.55%) Kubernetes
6 189 (0.54%) Nagios
7 142 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
8 137 (0.39%) Control-M
9 116 (0.33%) SCOM
10 95 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
11 94 (0.27%) Terraform
12 88 (0.25%) Nessus
13 77 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
13 77 (0.22%) WSUS
14 65 (0.19%) Tivoli
15 59 (0.17%) Backup Exec
16 56 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
16 56 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
17 55 (0.16%) Kibana
18 50 (0.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5222 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 3511 (10.02%) Oracle
3 2296 (6.55%) SAP
4 1280 (3.65%) VMware
5 1214 (3.46%) Cisco
6 700 (2.00%) Citrix
7 614 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 591 (1.69%) IBM
9 550 (1.57%) HP
10 542 (1.55%) Red Hat
11 533 (1.52%) Tableau
12 462 (1.32%) Google
13 388 (1.11%) CheckPoint
14 384 (1.10%) Sybase
15 321 (0.92%) Splunk
16 314 (0.90%) Adobe
17 294 (0.84%) Juniper
18 292 (0.83%) Cognos
19 281 (0.80%) Bloomberg
20 268 (0.76%) Sage
London
Client Server
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Icore Tech
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucestershire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Extremely Competitive + excellent benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £62500 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: Salary dependant on experience
Posted: 21 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
City, London
Gravitas Recruitment Group
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 23 days annual leave, bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-50K (Flexible) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + car
Posted: 20 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £65k + 5% Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago