Finance Jobs in England

Financial
UK > England

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that cited Finance over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 15,702 19,076 34,675
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 16.43% 23.24% 24.00%
As % of the General category 28.80% 34.47% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9,957 11,516 17,001
10th Percentile £33,250 £40,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £69,447 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.40% +2.88% +3.85%
75th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £91,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £117,500 £112,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +3.85% +4.00%

All General Skills
England

Finance falls under the General Skills category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring common skills in England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 54,517 55,335 94,274
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 57.04% 67.42% 65.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36,750 31,500 45,989
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £43,750 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in England

Finance
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Finance in England

Finance
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in England over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

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 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
London 0 6,983 £82,500 +3.13% 2,841
North of England -3 2,544 £53,500 -2.73% 937
South East -2 2,434 £52,500 -8.70% 791
Midlands -2 1,842 £50,000 -9.09% 617
North West -1 1,474 £52,500 -5.41% 576
South West -8 1,233 £52,500 -4.55% 489
West Midlands 0 1,222 £53,500 -2.73% 381
Yorkshire -4 794 £55,000 - 256
East Midlands -2 614 £48,000 -12.73% 235
East of England -3 531 £50,000 -9.09% 313
North East +2 276 £50,000 -9.09% 114
Finance
UK

Finance
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 628 (4.00%) Apache
2 621 (3.95%) Apache Airflow
3 438 (2.79%) SAS
4 379 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 283 (1.80%) Microsoft Exchange
6 206 (1.31%) Confluence
7 103 (0.66%) IIS
8 61 (0.39%) Apache Spark
9 54 (0.34%) CMS
10 40 (0.25%) WordPress
11 33 (0.21%) nginx
12 32 (0.20%) Tomcat
13 28 (0.18%) Skype for Business
14 16 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
14 16 (0.10%) WebSphere
15 13 (0.083%) JBoss
16 10 (0.064%) ArcGIS
16 10 (0.064%) Exchange Server 2010
17 8 (0.051%) Office Communications Server
17 8 (0.051%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1,888 (12.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 1,119 (7.13%) Microsoft Office
3 436 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 101 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
5 80 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 60 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 32 (0.20%) AutoCAD
8 27 (0.17%) SPSS
9 16 (0.10%) Trello
10 14 (0.089%) Photoshop
11 9 (0.057%) Oracle Smart View
12 8 (0.051%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 8 (0.051%) InDesign
13 7 (0.045%) Adobe XD
14 6 (0.038%) OrCAD
15 5 (0.032%) Adobe After Effects
15 5 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
16 4 (0.025%) Doxygen
17 3 (0.019%) Adobe Premiere
17 3 (0.019%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 313 (1.99%) SAP ERP
2 158 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 112 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
4 94 (0.60%) NetSuite
5 85 (0.54%) NEC Housing
6 58 (0.37%) SAP FI
7 52 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
8 51 (0.32%) SAP CO
8 51 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
9 38 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
10 36 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
11 33 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
11 33 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
12 32 (0.20%) Aladdin
12 32 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
13 31 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
14 29 (0.18%) Elite 3E
14 29 (0.18%) SAP BPC
14 29 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
15 28 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2,428 (15.46%) Azure
2 2,073 (13.20%) AWS
3 1,168 (7.44%) Power Platform
4 840 (5.35%) GCP
5 791 (5.04%) Microsoft 365
6 497 (3.17%) SaaS
7 490 (3.12%) dbt
8 474 (3.02%) Dynamics 365
9 460 (2.93%) Snowflake
10 301 (1.92%) Azure DevOps
11 240 (1.53%) Entra ID
12 222 (1.41%) Serverless
13 174 (1.11%) GitHub
14 143 (0.91%) Power Automate
15 135 (0.86%) PowerApps
16 128 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
17 122 (0.78%) IaaS
18 116 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
19 115 (0.73%) Azure Data Factory
20 114 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 829 (5.28%) Broadband
2 451 (2.87%) Firewall
3 215 (1.37%) DNS
4 187 (1.19%) Internet
5 178 (1.13%) WAN
6 169 (1.08%) LAN
7 134 (0.85%) TCP/IP
8 132 (0.84%) Network Security
9 131 (0.83%) VPN
10 119 (0.76%) Wireless
11 114 (0.73%) DHCP
12 104 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
13 88 (0.56%) SAN
14 67 (0.43%) SD-WAN
15 57 (0.36%) Intranet
16 50 (0.32%) 5G
17 47 (0.30%) VoIP
18 45 (0.29%) IPsec
18 45 (0.29%) SNMP
19 38 (0.24%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 997 (6.35%) Power BI
2 801 (5.10%) SQL Server
3 597 (3.80%) Data Lake
4 489 (3.11%) Apache Ignite
5 486 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
6 462 (2.94%) Dremio
7 451 (2.87%) Amazon Athena
8 450 (2.87%) Apache Arrow
9 316 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
10 308 (1.96%) Tableau
11 221 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 192 (1.22%) MongoDB
13 161 (1.03%) Big Data
14 150 (0.96%) Relational Database
15 135 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 114 (0.73%) Metadata
17 106 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
18 100 (0.64%) NoSQL
19 85 (0.54%) Oracle Database
20 82 (0.52%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 486 (3.10%) JIRA
2 375 (2.39%) Git
3 197 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 103 (0.66%) GitLab
5 102 (0.65%) Visual Studio
6 88 (0.56%) Selenium
7 84 (0.53%) Cypress.io
8 52 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 44 (0.28%) TeamCity
10 35 (0.22%) Artifactory
11 32 (0.20%) JUnit
12 30 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 29 (0.18%) CircleCI
13 29 (0.18%) Maven
13 29 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
14 28 (0.18%) Visual Studio Code
15 26 (0.17%) Bitbucket
15 26 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (0.16%) Postman
16 25 (0.16%) SonarQube
General
1 5,307 (33.80%) Social Skills
2 2,693 (17.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2,280 (14.52%) Banking
4 1,455 (9.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 1,448 (9.22%) Retail
6 1,282 (8.16%) Legal
7 1,254 (7.99%) Marketing
8 1,017 (6.48%) Front Office
9 944 (6.01%) Law
10 744 (4.74%) Influencing Skills
11 733 (4.67%) Investment Banking
12 726 (4.62%) Public Sector
13 564 (3.59%) Manufacturing
14 471 (3.00%) Presentation Skills
15 415 (2.64%) Organisational Skills
16 401 (2.55%) Telecoms
17 317 (2.02%) Financial Institution
18 267 (1.70%) Back Office
19 255 (1.62%) Billing
20 247 (1.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2,749 (17.51%) Analyst
2 2,697 (17.18%) Senior
3 1,976 (12.58%) Developer
4 1,520 (9.68%) Lead
5 1,311 (8.35%) Architect
6 896 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 816 (5.20%) Software Engineer
8 716 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
9 673 (4.29%) Consultant
10 655 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
11 601 (3.83%) Financial Analyst
12 464 (2.96%) Senior Developer
13 444 (2.83%) Senior Manager
14 419 (2.67%) IT Manager
15 394 (2.51%) Development Manager
16 353 (2.25%) .NET Developer
17 350 (2.23%) Python Engineer
18 332 (2.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 301 (1.92%) Business Analyst
20 295 (1.88%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 891 (5.67%) .NET
2 723 (4.60%) React
3 618 (3.94%) gRPC
4 565 (3.60%) Protocol Buffers
5 476 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 465 (2.96%) Pandas
7 432 (2.75%) HTML
8 410 (2.61%) NumPy
9 380 (2.42%) SciPy
10 308 (1.96%) ASP.NET
11 307 (1.96%) CSS
12 301 (1.92%) REST
13 281 (1.79%) .NET Core
14 278 (1.77%) Redux
15 260 (1.66%) Vue
16 258 (1.64%) Node.js
17 255 (1.62%) Web Services
18 231 (1.47%) Kafka
19 206 (1.31%) .NET Framework
20 188 (1.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 865 (5.51%) Hedge funds
2 779 (4.96%) Fixed Income
3 713 (4.54%) Management Information System
4 707 (4.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 655 (4.17%) Equities
6 654 (4.17%) Derivative
7 633 (4.03%) Self-Motivation
8 436 (2.78%) Product Ownership
9 359 (2.29%) Onboarding
10 246 (1.57%) Data Centre
11 192 (1.22%) Public Cloud
12 176 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
12 176 (1.12%) PMI
13 168 (1.07%) Mobile App
14 166 (1.06%) Driving Licence
15 164 (1.04%) Cloud Native
16 148 (0.94%) Algorithms
17 137 (0.87%) NHS
18 136 (0.87%) Data Structures
19 122 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,160 (7.39%) Windows
2 680 (4.33%) Linux
3 328 (2.09%) Windows Server
4 226 (1.44%) Unix
5 203 (1.29%) Windows 10
6 109 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 96 (0.61%) Windows Server 2016
8 93 (0.59%) Android
9 88 (0.56%) Apple iOS
9 88 (0.56%) Windows Server 2019
10 79 (0.50%) CentOS
11 61 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 61 (0.39%) Solaris
12 60 (0.38%) Windows 7
13 38 (0.24%) Ubuntu
14 34 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
15 30 (0.19%) AIX
16 29 (0.18%) Mac OS
17 25 (0.16%) zOS
18 21 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,469 (28.46%) Agile
2 2,465 (15.70%) Problem-Solving
3 1,787 (11.38%) Mentoring
4 1,744 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1,586 (10.10%) Roadmaps
6 1,490 (9.49%) Decision-Making
7 1,472 (9.37%) Software Engineering
8 1,348 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
9 1,311 (8.35%) Asset Management
10 1,220 (7.77%) Analytics
11 1,172 (7.46%) Data Management
12 1,146 (7.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 1,110 (7.07%) Coaching
14 1,097 (6.99%) DevOps
15 1,015 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
16 979 (6.23%) Change Management
17 978 (6.23%) ERP
18 956 (6.09%) Risk Management
19 900 (5.73%) Customer Service
20 875 (5.57%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2,322 (14.79%) SQL
2 2,101 (13.38%) Python
3 1,307 (8.32%) JavaScript
4 1,194 (7.60%) Java
5 1,031 (6.57%) C#
6 976 (6.22%) TypeScript
7 499 (3.18%) PowerShell
8 239 (1.52%) Go
9 206 (1.31%) T-SQL
10 187 (1.19%) C++
11 184 (1.17%) Bash
12 148 (0.94%) R
13 120 (0.76%) C
14 112 (0.71%) PHP
15 97 (0.62%) VBA
16 90 (0.57%) Kotlin
17 86 (0.55%) Perl
18 66 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions
19 65 (0.41%) Shell Script
20 62 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2,422 (15.42%) Degree
2 800 (5.09%) ACCA
3 613 (3.90%) CIMA
4 582 (3.71%) Security Cleared
5 366 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 321 (2.04%) Master's Degree
7 307 (1.96%) CISSP
8 284 (1.81%) SC Cleared
9 262 (1.67%) PMI Certification
10 226 (1.44%) DBS Check
11 156 (0.99%) Azure Certification
12 155 (0.99%) CISM
13 145 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
14 143 (0.91%) PMP
15 138 (0.88%) DV Cleared
16 128 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
17 125 (0.80%) MBA
18 122 (0.78%) AWS Certification
19 103 (0.66%) CISA
20 101 (0.64%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 530 (3.38%) Data Quality
2 487 (3.10%) QA
3 411 (2.62%) GDPR
4 384 (2.45%) SLA
5 233 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 214 (1.36%) IFRS
7 199 (1.27%) NIST
8 190 (1.21%) PMO
9 169 (1.08%) Accessibility
10 94 (0.60%) GAAP
11 91 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
12 67 (0.43%) PCI DSS
13 66 (0.42%) GRC
14 56 (0.36%) IFRS 9
15 55 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 49 (0.31%) COBIT
17 41 (0.26%) ISO 9001
18 38 (0.24%) NCSC
19 34 (0.22%) GMP
19 34 (0.22%) ITGC
System Software
1 629 (4.01%) Active Directory
2 494 (3.15%) Docker
3 305 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 95 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 88 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
6 67 (0.43%) XenApp
7 56 (0.36%) vSphere
8 53 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
9 52 (0.33%) XenDesktop
10 51 (0.32%) Firmware
11 45 (0.29%) RACF
12 40 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (0.096%) Embedded Firmware
14 14 (0.089%) OpenSSH
15 13 (0.083%) VMware Workstation
16 11 (0.070%) Terminal Services
17 9 (0.057%) Forefront TMG
17 9 (0.057%) Virtual Servers
18 7 (0.045%) IAG
19 5 (0.032%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 608 (3.87%) Kubernetes
2 457 (2.91%) Terraform
3 223 (1.42%) Ansible
4 153 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
5 128 (0.82%) SCCM
6 112 (0.71%) Prometheus
7 55 (0.35%) vCenter Server
8 34 (0.22%) Puppet
9 32 (0.20%) Grafana
10 27 (0.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 26 (0.17%) Progress Chef
12 25 (0.16%) SCOM
12 25 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
12 25 (0.16%) ZABBIX
13 20 (0.13%) Istio
14 19 (0.12%) WSUS
15 18 (0.11%) Backup Exec
16 16 (0.10%) NetBackup
17 15 (0.096%) IBM BigFix
17 15 (0.096%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3,681 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 912 (5.81%) Oracle
3 854 (5.44%) SAP
4 423 (2.69%) VMware
5 412 (2.62%) Google
6 330 (2.10%) Hyperion
7 323 (2.06%) Anaplan
8 274 (1.75%) ServiceNow
9 256 (1.63%) Salesforce
10 241 (1.53%) Cisco
11 183 (1.17%) CA
12 182 (1.16%) Citrix
13 181 (1.15%) Red Hat
14 177 (1.13%) Bloomberg
15 161 (1.03%) Dell
16 145 (0.92%) IBM
17 143 (0.91%) NEC
18 135 (0.86%) Databricks
19 101 (0.64%) Palo Alto
19 101 (0.64%) Sage