Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 236 542 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 17.14% 28.00% 30.78%
As % of the General category 43.54% 62.66% 66.03%
Number of salaries quoted 181 416 553
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £23,500 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £87,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

All General Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 542 865 1,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.36% 44.68% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 442 655 827
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £24,250 £29,150 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Essex

Finance
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Finance in Essex

Finance
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Essex over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Essex

Finance
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Essex region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Chelmsford -6 51 £40,000 -21.57% 8
Colchester +10 34 £42,500 -10.53% 5
Brentwood -1 28 £50,000 -11.11%
Harlow -14 14 £67,500 +58.82% 4
Southend-on-Sea +10 13 £81,250 +132.14% 2
Basildon -9 9 £45,000 -18.18% 6
Saffron Walden +4 8 £70,000 +75.00% 8
Witham -15 2 - - 2
Loughton +1 1 £60,000 +100.00% 4
Rochford - 1 - -
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 51 (21.61%) SQL
1 51 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.49%) C#
3 39 (16.53%) ITIL
4 38 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (15.68%) .NET
5 37 (15.68%) Microsoft
6 31 (13.14%) SAP
7 28 (11.86%) Project Management
7 28 (11.86%) JavaScript
8 25 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 24 (10.17%) SQL Server
9 24 (10.17%) AngularJS
10 23 (9.75%) ASP.NET
10 23 (9.75%) Microsoft Excel
10 23 (9.75%) MVC
11 22 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (9.32%) HTML
11 22 (9.32%) HTML5
11 22 (9.32%) WCF
12 21 (8.90%) WPF
12 21 (8.90%) SAP FI
12 21 (8.90%) SAP FI/CO
12 21 (8.90%) SAP CO
13 20 (8.47%) Internet
14 19 (8.05%) T-SQL
14 19 (8.05%) SDLC
14 19 (8.05%) Degree
15 18 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 8 (3.39%) CMS
2 2 (0.85%) IIS
2 2 (0.85%) JBoss
2 2 (0.85%) Mule
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.85%) WordPress
3 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (9.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (4.24%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (3.81%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (8.90%) SAP CO
1 21 (8.90%) SAP FI
1 21 (8.90%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (3.81%) Oracle Assets
2 9 (3.81%) Oracle Cash Management
2 9 (3.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (3.81%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 9 (3.81%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (3.81%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (3.81%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (3.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (2.97%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.85%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.85%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.42%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.81%) Office 365
3 8 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.12%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (2.12%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (2.12%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.47%) Internet
2 4 (1.69%) LAN
3 3 (1.27%) SAN
4 2 (0.85%) DNS
4 2 (0.85%) Firewall
4 2 (0.85%) SS7
4 2 (0.85%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.85%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.85%) WAN
5 1 (0.42%) Broadband
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.42%) DHCP
5 1 (0.42%) Intranet
5 1 (0.42%) VoIP
5 1 (0.42%) VPN
5 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (5.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.54%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (2.12%) Data Lake
6 5 (2.12%) HDInsight
7 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.69%) OLAP
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.27%) OLTP
8 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.85%) QlikView
10 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (5.51%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.97%) JIRA
3 6 (2.54%) Subversion
4 5 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (0.85%) Maven
6 2 (0.85%) Selenium
7 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.42%) Grunt
7 1 (0.42%) gulp
7 1 (0.42%) Hudson
7 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.42%) JUnit
7 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.42%) NUnit
7 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (6.78%) Manufacturing
2 14 (5.93%) Banking
2 14 (5.93%) Marketing
3 13 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.24%) General Ledger
4 10 (4.24%) Retail
5 9 (3.81%) Electronics
6 4 (1.69%) Advertising
6 4 (1.69%) Automotive
7 3 (1.27%) Legal
8 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.42%) French Language
9 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (24.15%) Developer
2 56 (23.73%) Analyst
3 29 (12.29%) Support Analyst
4 25 (10.59%) Consultant
5 24 (10.17%) Applications Support
5 24 (10.17%) Project Manager
6 22 (9.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 21 (8.90%) SAP Analyst
7 21 (8.90%) SAP FI Analyst
8 19 (8.05%) SAP CO Support
8 19 (8.05%) SAP FI/CO Support
8 19 (8.05%) SAP Support
8 19 (8.05%) SAP Support Analyst
9 16 (6.78%) C# Developer
10 15 (6.36%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.66%) .NET Developer
11 11 (4.66%) SQL Developer
12 10 (4.24%) Business Consultant
12 10 (4.24%) Sales Consultant
12 10 (4.24%) Senior Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.68%) .NET
2 24 (10.17%) AngularJS
3 23 (9.75%) ASP.NET
4 22 (9.32%) HTML
4 22 (9.32%) HTML5
4 22 (9.32%) WCF
5 21 (8.90%) WPF
6 18 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (5.08%) XML
9 11 (4.66%) CSS
10 10 (4.24%) RESTful
10 10 (4.24%) WinForms
11 9 (3.81%) CSS3
12 8 (3.39%) jQuery
13 7 (2.97%) .NET Framework
13 7 (2.97%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (2.97%) SOAP
13 7 (2.97%) Unity DI Container
13 7 (2.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.93%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.24%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.81%) Fintech
6 8 (3.39%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.97%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.69%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.69%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.27%) CMDB
9 3 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.27%) Social Media
10 2 (0.85%) Acoustics
10 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.42%) Life Science
11 1 (0.42%) NHS
11 1 (0.42%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.08%) Windows
2 10 (4.24%) Android
2 10 (4.24%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.54%) Linux
4 5 (2.12%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.42%) CentOS
7 1 (0.42%) SUSE
7 1 (0.42%) VMS
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (16.53%) ITIL
3 28 (11.86%) Project Management
4 23 (9.75%) MVC
5 22 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (8.05%) SDLC
7 17 (7.20%) Mentoring
8 16 (6.78%) ERP
8 16 (6.78%) Process Improvement
8 16 (6.78%) TDD
9 15 (6.36%) PRINCE2
10 14 (5.93%) Programme Management
10 14 (5.93%) System Testing
11 13 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (5.51%) SOA
12 12 (5.08%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (5.08%) Release Management
13 11 (4.66%) Change Management
13 11 (4.66%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (4.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (21.61%) SQL
2 46 (19.49%) C#
3 28 (11.86%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.05%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.08%) Java
6 7 (2.97%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.97%) VBA
6 7 (2.97%) XAML
7 6 (2.54%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.69%) C
8 4 (1.69%) C++
8 4 (1.69%) X++
9 2 (0.85%) PHP
9 2 (0.85%) R
9 2 (0.85%) Scala
9 2 (0.85%) VBScript
9 2 (0.85%) XPath
10 1 (0.42%) ES6
10 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (8.05%) Degree
2 5 (2.12%) CCA
2 5 (2.12%) MBA
3 4 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.27%) ISEB
5 2 (0.85%) MCP
6 1 (0.42%) ACCA
6 1 (0.42%) CCNA
6 1 (0.42%) CIMA
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.42%) CISSP
6 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.42%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.93%) SLA
2 5 (2.12%) QA
3 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (2.97%) Hyper-V
2 6 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) WSUS
2 1 (0.42%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 37 (15.68%) Microsoft
2 31 (13.14%) SAP
3 13 (5.51%) Oracle
4 9 (3.81%) VMware
5 7 (2.97%) Xamarin
6 5 (2.12%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.69%) Cisco
8 2 (0.85%) Bomgar
8 2 (0.85%) Citrix
8 2 (0.85%) IBM
8 2 (0.85%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.85%) MKS
8 2 (0.85%) NetApp
8 2 (0.85%) Remedy
8 2 (0.85%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.85%) Splunk
8 2 (0.85%) Thunderhead
8 2 (0.85%) Twitter
8 2 (0.85%) WSO2