The median annual salary for a Financial Analyst was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Finance Analyst
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 428 399 416
Rank change year-on-year -29 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 494 745 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.62% 0.76% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.79% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 427 692 596
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in England

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Financial Analyst in England

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Analyst in England

Financial Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 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 +9 318 £57,500 +9.52% 26
South East -48 62 £50,000 +17.64% 14
Yorkshire +37 40 £42,500 +14.86% 1
East of England -7 25 £45,000 - 2
South West +37 15 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North West -25 13 £32,500 -13.33% 4
West Midlands +14 11 £38,000 -11.62% 1
East Midlands +10 10 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Financial Analyst
UK

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Financial Analyst 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 Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 924 (100.00%) Finance
2 296 (32.03%) SQL
3 241 (26.08%) Banking
4 235 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
5 223 (24.13%) Business Analysis
6 150 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 138 (14.94%) Degree
8 126 (13.64%) Oracle
9 123 (13.31%) Windows
9 123 (13.31%) Microsoft
10 106 (11.47%) Scrum
11 103 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
12 96 (10.39%) MS Excel
13 95 (10.28%) SQL Server
14 91 (9.85%) ISEB
15 85 (9.20%) Retail
16 79 (8.55%) User Acceptance Testing
17 71 (7.68%) Legal
18 70 (7.58%) SDLC
19 69 (7.47%) MS Office
20 66 (7.14%) Asset Management
21 65 (7.03%) QA
21 65 (7.03%) Project Management
22 61 (6.60%) Back Office
23 59 (6.39%) C#
24 56 (6.06%) SAP
25 55 (5.95%) Unix
26 50 (5.41%) ERP
26 50 (5.41%) Mathematics
27 49 (5.30%) Business Intelligence

Financial Analyst 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 26 (2.81%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.95%) SAS
3 15 (1.62%) IIS
4 14 (1.52%) Apache
4 14 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.19%) MS Exchange
6 10 (1.08%) Confluence
7 7 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (0.65%) JBoss
9 4 (0.43%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.32%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.32%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.22%) SAP Portal
12 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 96 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 69 (7.47%) MS Office
3 19 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.41%) MS Project
5 13 (1.41%) Stata
6 6 (0.65%) EViews
7 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 46 (4.98%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (4.11%) Oracle Payables
3 37 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 25 (2.71%) Dynamics AX
5 21 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 18 (1.95%) Oracle Financials
6 18 (1.95%) SAP FI
7 16 (1.73%) SAP CO
7 16 (1.73%) SAP FI/CO
8 14 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
9 11 (1.19%) Dynamics GP
10 10 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
10 10 (1.08%) Oracle Cash Management
10 10 (1.08%) Oracle iProcurement
11 9 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
12 7 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
12 7 (0.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 6 (0.65%) CODA-Financials
13 6 (0.65%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 6 (0.65%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.54%) SaaS
2 3 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.22%) Office 365
4 1 (0.11%) G Suite
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.11%) Slack
4 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.97%) Intranet
1 9 (0.97%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.43%) Firewall
2 4 (0.43%) LDAP
2 4 (0.43%) Multicast
2 4 (0.43%) Telepresence
2 4 (0.43%) Unicast
3 3 (0.32%) HTTP
3 3 (0.32%) Network Security
3 3 (0.32%) VPN
4 2 (0.22%) ADSL
4 2 (0.22%) CTI
4 2 (0.22%) DNS
4 2 (0.22%) FTP
4 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.22%) SAN
4 2 (0.22%) SMS
5 1 (0.11%) DMZ
5 1 (0.11%) Internet
5 1 (0.11%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (2.16%) Relational Database
5 18 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (1.84%) QlikView
7 14 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (1.19%) MS Access
9 11 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
10 10 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (0.97%) Power BI
12 7 (0.76%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.65%) Essbase
13 6 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (0.54%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.54%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 33 (3.57%) JIRA
2 27 (2.92%) Selenium
3 17 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (1.52%) SoapUI
5 13 (1.41%) SpecFlow
6 12 (1.30%) JUnit
7 10 (1.08%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 9 (0.97%) HP UFT
8 9 (0.97%) NUnit
8 9 (0.97%) TestNG
9 6 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (0.65%) SilkPerformer
9 6 (0.65%) SilkTest
10 5 (0.54%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.43%) Grunt
11 4 (0.43%) gulp
11 4 (0.43%) jspm
11 4 (0.43%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.32%) Selenium IDE
General
1 924 (100.00%) Finance
2 241 (26.08%) Banking
3 85 (9.20%) Retail
4 71 (7.68%) Legal
5 61 (6.60%) Back Office
6 48 (5.19%) Corporate Banking
7 41 (4.44%) Marketing
8 38 (4.11%) Financial Institution
9 37 (4.00%) Front Office
10 34 (3.68%) Investment Banking
11 31 (3.35%) Law
12 25 (2.71%) Private Banking
13 23 (2.49%) Manufacturing
14 21 (2.27%) Retail Banking
15 20 (2.16%) Advertising
15 20 (2.16%) Telecoms
16 19 (2.06%) General Ledger
17 13 (1.41%) Billing
18 12 (1.30%) French Language
18 12 (1.30%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (5.19%) XML
2 38 (4.11%) .NET
3 18 (1.95%) REST
3 18 (1.95%) Web Services
4 16 (1.73%) XSD
5 15 (1.62%) HTML
6 14 (1.52%) FIX Protocol
7 13 (1.41%) XML Schema
8 12 (1.30%) ASP.NET
9 10 (1.08%) HTML5
10 9 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (0.97%) CSS
10 9 (0.97%) CSS3
11 6 (0.65%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.65%) SOAP
11 6 (0.65%) WPF
12 5 (0.54%) jQuery
13 4 (0.43%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.43%) Entity Framework
13 4 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 103 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.22%) Fixed Income
3 29 (3.14%) Management Information System
4 26 (2.81%) Fintech
5 24 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.49%) Derivative
7 22 (2.38%) Online Banking
8 21 (2.27%) Equities
9 19 (2.06%) Hedge funds
10 18 (1.95%) Credit Risk
10 18 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.30%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.19%) Reinsurance
13 10 (1.08%) PMI
14 9 (0.97%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.97%) Reference Data
15 7 (0.76%) Equity Derivative
15 7 (0.76%) OTC Derivatives
15 7 (0.76%) User Experience
16 6 (0.65%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 123 (13.31%) Windows
2 55 (5.95%) Unix
3 42 (4.55%) Linux
4 35 (3.79%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.62%) Windows 7
6 9 (0.97%) Solaris
7 6 (0.65%) Windows XP
8 5 (0.54%) AIX
8 5 (0.54%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.32%) Android
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.11%) VMS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (24.13%) Business Analysis
3 150 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 106 (11.47%) Scrum
5 79 (8.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 70 (7.58%) SDLC
7 66 (7.14%) Asset Management
8 65 (7.03%) Project Management
9 50 (5.41%) ERP
9 50 (5.41%) Mathematics
10 49 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
10 49 (5.30%) DevOps
10 49 (5.30%) UML
11 46 (4.98%) Analytics
11 46 (4.98%) Waterfall
12 44 (4.76%) Anti-Money Laundering
13 43 (4.65%) Process Improvement
14 41 (4.44%) Change Management
15 40 (4.33%) Data Analysis
15 40 (4.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 296 (32.03%) SQL
2 59 (6.39%) C#
3 36 (3.90%) Java
4 29 (3.14%) VBA
5 25 (2.71%) PL/SQL
6 23 (2.49%) R
6 23 (2.49%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.73%) MATLAB
8 14 (1.52%) Python
9 13 (1.41%) C++
10 9 (0.97%) JavaScript
11 8 (0.87%) PowerShell
12 6 (0.65%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.54%) VB
14 4 (0.43%) Tcl
15 3 (0.32%) XPath
16 2 (0.22%) ABAP
17 1 (0.11%) C
17 1 (0.11%) Perl
17 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 138 (14.94%) Degree
2 91 (9.85%) ISEB
3 36 (3.90%) ACCA
3 36 (3.90%) CIMA
4 22 (2.38%) ISTQB
5 19 (2.06%) CISM
5 19 (2.06%) CISSP
6 16 (1.73%) SANS
7 15 (1.62%) CIPFA
8 14 (1.52%) PhD
9 12 (1.30%) CRISC
10 11 (1.19%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.54%) IIBA
11 5 (0.54%) PMP
12 4 (0.43%) CISA
12 4 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.22%) AAT
13 2 (0.22%) CCSP
13 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.03%) QA
2 34 (3.68%) PMO
3 25 (2.71%) MiFID
4 23 (2.49%) IFRS
5 18 (1.95%) IFRS 9
6 16 (1.73%) Data Quality
7 13 (1.41%) COBIT
8 8 (0.87%) Basel III
9 7 (0.76%) Basel II
10 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.32%) SEPA
12 2 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.22%) EMIR
12 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.22%) SLA
13 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 21 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.43%) RACF
3 2 (0.22%) XenApp
4 1 (0.11%) Docker
4 1 (0.11%) Firmware
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (0.76%) RSA Archer
2 4 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.22%) SCCM
4 1 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 126 (13.64%) Oracle
2 123 (13.31%) Microsoft
3 56 (6.06%) SAP
4 32 (3.46%) Actimize
5 21 (2.27%) JD Edwards
6 19 (2.06%) Informatica
6 19 (2.06%) Tableau
7 15 (1.62%) Reuters
8 14 (1.52%) IBM
9 12 (1.30%) Cognos
10 11 (1.19%) Bloomberg
10 11 (1.19%) CODA
11 10 (1.08%) Charles River
11 10 (1.08%) HP
12 9 (0.97%) Hyperion
13 8 (0.87%) Splunk
14 7 (0.76%) BEA
14 7 (0.76%) Citrix
14 7 (0.76%) Infor
15 6 (0.65%) Borland
City, London
I3
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Benefits + Bonus!
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20-30% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
TDA Group
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Sanderson
Salary: £27000 - £33800 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 20-30% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Wokingham
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West London
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
Mint
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens + flexi time
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus big bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago