The median annual salary for a Financial Analyst was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 456 339
Rank change year-on-year +49 -117  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 606 556 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.73% 0.60% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.62% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 496 504 858
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £29,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £74,375 £73,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

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 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 270000 337980 379014
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 June 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 June 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 +52 411 £57,500 +15.00% 27
South East +24 67 £45,000 -10.00% 4
North of England +20 57 £42,500 +30.76% 5
Midlands +23 47 £42,500 - 4
Yorkshire +22 36 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Midlands +17 34 £42,500 -5.55% 3
North West -29 19 £45,000 +38.46% 1
South West -8 14 £38,500 -12.00% 4
East Midlands +31 13 £46,500 +55.00% 1
East of England -30 10 £44,000 -20.00% 1
North East - 2 £45,000 - 1
Financial Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1100 (100.00%) Finance
2 400 (36.36%) SQL
3 308 (28.00%) Banking
4 302 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
5 232 (21.09%) Business Analysis
6 165 (15.00%) Degree
7 158 (14.36%) SQL Server
8 157 (14.27%) Analytical Skills
9 146 (13.27%) Retail
10 143 (13.00%) Oracle
11 138 (12.55%) Windows
12 136 (12.36%) Legal
13 133 (12.09%) Scrum
14 127 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
15 124 (11.27%) Microsoft
15 124 (11.27%) Asset Management
16 113 (10.27%) QA
16 113 (10.27%) Project Management
17 105 (9.55%) Microsoft Excel
18 99 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
19 97 (8.82%) ISEB
20 87 (7.91%) Investment Banking
21 80 (7.27%) Corporate Banking
21 80 (7.27%) Wealth Management
22 78 (7.09%) Retail Banking
22 78 (7.09%) Back Office
23 75 (6.82%) Unix
24 70 (6.36%) Test Automation
24 70 (6.36%) C#
25 69 (6.27%) XML

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 29 (2.64%) IIS
2 27 (2.45%) Tomcat
3 24 (2.18%) Apache
3 24 (2.18%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.55%) SAS
5 11 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.64%) Confluence
6 7 (0.64%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.45%) Documentum
9 4 (0.36%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.27%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.18%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.18%) CMS
11 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.18%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.091%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.091%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.091%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 105 (9.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (5.09%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (2.00%) Stata
5 8 (0.73%) Open Workbench
6 7 (0.64%) EViews
7 6 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 69 (6.27%) Oracle EBS
2 63 (5.73%) Oracle Payables
2 63 (5.73%) Oracle Receivables
3 35 (3.18%) Actimize
4 29 (2.64%) Oracle Cash Management
4 29 (2.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 28 (2.55%) Oracle Assets
5 28 (2.55%) Oracle General Ledger
6 25 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
7 23 (2.09%) Dynamics AX
8 20 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
9 19 (1.73%) SAP FI
10 18 (1.64%) SAP CO
10 18 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
11 16 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
12 14 (1.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 13 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
14 11 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
15 9 (0.82%) Oracle iProcurement
16 8 (0.73%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.36%) SaaS
5 3 (0.27%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.091%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.091%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.18%) Multicast
1 13 (1.18%) Unicast
2 11 (1.00%) DNS
3 10 (0.91%) Firewall
4 9 (0.82%) VPN
5 8 (0.73%) Network Security
6 7 (0.64%) Internet
6 7 (0.64%) LAN
7 6 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (0.55%) Junos
7 6 (0.55%) WAN
8 5 (0.45%) MPLS
8 5 (0.45%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.36%) BGP
9 4 (0.36%) DSL
9 4 (0.36%) EIGRP
9 4 (0.36%) OSPF
9 4 (0.36%) SAN
9 4 (0.36%) VPLS
9 4 (0.36%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (2.64%) Oracle Reports
4 25 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
5 24 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (2.00%) Power BI
7 19 (1.73%) QlikView
7 19 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (1.64%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 14 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
10 14 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (1.18%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.64%) SQLPlus
14 6 (0.55%) MS Access
15 5 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 43 (3.91%) JIRA
2 29 (2.64%) Selenium
3 21 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
5 16 (1.45%) SoapUI
6 13 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.09%) JDeveloper
8 7 (0.64%) JUnit
8 7 (0.64%) SilkPerformer
8 7 (0.64%) SilkTest
9 6 (0.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 6 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.55%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.45%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.36%) Hudson
11 4 (0.36%) MSBuild
11 4 (0.36%) NUnit
11 4 (0.36%) TestNG
General
1 1100 (100.00%) Finance
2 308 (28.00%) Banking
3 146 (13.27%) Retail
4 136 (12.36%) Legal
5 87 (7.91%) Investment Banking
6 80 (7.27%) Corporate Banking
7 78 (7.09%) Back Office
7 78 (7.09%) Retail Banking
8 62 (5.64%) Law
9 51 (4.64%) Private Banking
10 47 (4.27%) Front Office
11 40 (3.64%) Marketing
12 37 (3.36%) General Ledger
13 32 (2.91%) Billing
14 25 (2.27%) Advertising
15 24 (2.18%) Financial Institution
16 19 (1.73%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.64%) Telecoms
18 3 (0.27%) Publishing
19 2 (0.18%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (6.27%) XML
2 54 (4.91%) .NET
3 22 (2.00%) XSD
4 18 (1.64%) REST
4 18 (1.64%) XML Schema
5 15 (1.36%) MDX
6 13 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
7 11 (1.00%) Web Services
8 9 (0.82%) SOAP
9 8 (0.73%) HTML
9 8 (0.73%) NumPy
10 7 (0.64%) HTML5
11 6 (0.55%) AngularJS
11 6 (0.55%) CSS
11 6 (0.55%) MSMQ
11 6 (0.55%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (0.45%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (0.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 157 (14.27%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (6.09%) Equities
3 53 (4.82%) Derivative
4 50 (4.55%) Fixed Income
5 41 (3.73%) Management Information System
6 33 (3.00%) Computer Science
6 33 (3.00%) Fintech
7 30 (2.73%) Hedge funds
8 25 (2.27%) User Experience
9 23 (2.09%) Reinsurance
10 16 (1.45%) Credit Risk
10 16 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
11 12 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (1.00%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.00%) iPhone
12 11 (1.00%) Market Risk
13 9 (0.82%) iPad
13 9 (0.82%) Online Banking
14 8 (0.73%) Equity Risk
14 8 (0.73%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 138 (12.55%) Windows
2 75 (6.82%) Unix
3 53 (4.82%) Windows Server
4 36 (3.27%) Linux
5 21 (1.91%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.55%) Android
7 6 (0.55%) Solaris
7 6 (0.55%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.45%) AIX
9 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (21.09%) Business Analysis
3 133 (12.09%) Scrum
4 127 (11.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 124 (11.27%) Asset Management
6 113 (10.27%) Project Management
7 99 (9.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 80 (7.27%) Wealth Management
9 70 (6.36%) Test Automation
10 66 (6.00%) Change Management
11 65 (5.91%) User Stories
12 61 (5.55%) Business Intelligence
13 59 (5.36%) Data Analysis
13 59 (5.36%) SDLC
14 56 (5.09%) UML
15 54 (4.91%) Waterfall
16 52 (4.73%) ERP
17 51 (4.64%) Analytics
18 50 (4.55%) Anti-Money Laundering
19 49 (4.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 400 (36.36%) SQL
2 70 (6.36%) C#
3 60 (5.45%) T-SQL
4 50 (4.55%) Java
5 44 (4.00%) Python
6 34 (3.09%) PL/SQL
7 30 (2.73%) C++
7 30 (2.73%) R
7 30 (2.73%) VBA
8 24 (2.18%) MATLAB
9 19 (1.73%) Perl
10 17 (1.55%) PowerShell
11 15 (1.36%) Bash Shell
12 14 (1.27%) Ruby
13 13 (1.18%) Bourne shell
13 13 (1.18%) Korn
13 13 (1.18%) Tcl
14 5 (0.45%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.27%) C
15 3 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 165 (15.00%) Degree
2 97 (8.82%) ISEB
3 24 (2.18%) Numerate Degree
4 21 (1.91%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (1.45%) Master's Degree
7 15 (1.36%) PhD
8 13 (1.18%) ACCA
9 12 (1.09%) CIMA
10 10 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.91%) CISSP
11 9 (0.82%) CISM
11 9 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (0.82%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.64%) CCNA
12 7 (0.64%) CCNP
13 6 (0.55%) CCSA
13 6 (0.55%) CCSE
13 6 (0.55%) Check Point Certification
13 6 (0.55%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (10.27%) QA
2 37 (3.36%) MiFID
3 35 (3.18%) PMO
4 24 (2.18%) Data Quality
5 12 (1.09%) Dodd-Frank
6 10 (0.91%) IFRS
6 10 (0.91%) SLA
7 6 (0.55%) Basel II
7 6 (0.55%) COBIT
8 5 (0.45%) GDPR
8 5 (0.45%) IFRS 9
9 4 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.27%) Basel III
11 2 (0.18%) EMIR
11 2 (0.18%) ISO 20022
11 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.18%) SEPA
12 1 (0.091%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.091%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 26 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.27%) XenApp
3 2 (0.18%) RACF
4 1 (0.091%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.091%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.55%) Puppet
3 5 (0.45%) SCCM
4 4 (0.36%) Ansible
4 4 (0.36%) Control-M
4 4 (0.36%) Nagios
5 1 (0.091%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 143 (13.00%) Oracle
2 124 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 61 (5.55%) SAP
4 26 (2.36%) Informatica
5 25 (2.27%) Tableau
6 23 (2.09%) Bloomberg
7 19 (1.73%) Cognos
8 18 (1.64%) JD Edwards
8 18 (1.64%) Splunk
9 17 (1.55%) Citrix
10 14 (1.27%) IBM
11 12 (1.09%) CODA
12 11 (1.00%) Infor
13 9 (0.82%) Cisco
13 9 (0.82%) IFS
13 9 (0.82%) Reuters
14 8 (0.73%) CheckPoint
14 8 (0.73%) Hyperion
15 7 (0.64%) Atlassian
15 7 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum bonus, pension, healthcare, life cov
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 per annum + pension, bonus, gym, healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 25% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 10% pension + 25% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Virtusa
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Reigate
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago