Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 244 556 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 17.43% 26.49% 30.24%
As % of the General category 44.69% 63.25% 66.72%
Number of salaries quoted 188 424 540
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £23,500 £32,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £80,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -

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 546 879 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.00% 41.88% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 442 675 827
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,250 £27,500 £24,450
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -7 68 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Brentwood 0 31 £65,000 +26.21%
Colchester +1 26 £42,500 - 1
Basildon -3 11 £45,000 -10.00%
Harlow -5 9 £67,500 +58.82% 1
Southend-on-Sea +17 5 £77,500 +106.67%
Saffron Walden -5 3 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Witham -11 2 - -
Billericay - 1 £30,000 -
Rochford - 1 - -
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 56 (22.95%) SQL
2 52 (21.31%) C#
3 48 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (19.26%) Microsoft
5 40 (16.39%) ITIL
6 38 (15.57%) SAP
7 36 (14.75%) .NET
8 31 (12.70%) Microsoft Excel
8 31 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (12.30%) Project Management
10 29 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (11.89%) Manufacturing
11 28 (11.48%) Degree
12 27 (11.07%) Oracle
13 26 (10.66%) Java
14 24 (9.84%) JavaScript
14 24 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
15 23 (9.43%) SDLC
15 23 (9.43%) SQL Server
15 23 (9.43%) Banking
16 22 (9.02%) AngularJS
17 21 (8.61%) HTML
18 18 (7.38%) Telecoms
18 18 (7.38%) SAP FI
18 18 (7.38%) HTML5
18 18 (7.38%) System Testing
19 17 (6.97%) Marketing
19 17 (6.97%) Microsoft Office
19 17 (6.97%) Programme Management
20 16 (6.56%) XML

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 5 (2.05%) Mule
1 5 (2.05%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (1.64%) CMS
2 4 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.23%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.82%) IIS
4 2 (0.82%) WordPress
5 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (12.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (6.97%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (6.15%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (4.92%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (7.38%) SAP FI
2 15 (6.15%) SAP CO
2 15 (6.15%) SAP FI/CO
3 13 (5.33%) Oracle Assets
3 13 (5.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 13 (5.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (5.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 13 (5.33%) Oracle Financials
3 13 (5.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (5.33%) Oracle Payables
3 13 (5.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (3.69%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (3.69%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (2.46%) SAP MM
6 5 (2.05%) SAP ERP
7 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (1.23%) SAP PM
7 3 (1.23%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.41%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.92%) Office 365
2 11 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.23%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.69%) Internet
2 4 (1.64%) WebEx
3 3 (1.23%) LAN
4 2 (0.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.82%) SAN
4 2 (0.82%) SS7
4 2 (0.82%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.82%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) NAS
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.41%) VoIP
5 1 (0.41%) WAN
5 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (4.10%) OLAP
6 9 (3.69%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (3.28%) OLTP
7 8 (3.28%) QlikView
8 7 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.05%) Power BI
10 4 (1.64%) MySQL
11 3 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 2 (0.82%) Lumira
12 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.82%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (4.10%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.46%) Subversion
3 5 (2.05%) JIRA
3 5 (2.05%) Maven
3 5 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.64%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.23%) MSI
6 2 (0.82%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (0.82%) Selenium
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.82%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.41%) Hudson
General
1 29 (11.89%) Manufacturing
2 23 (9.43%) Banking
3 18 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 17 (6.97%) Marketing
5 14 (5.74%) General Ledger
5 14 (5.74%) Retail
6 12 (4.92%) Electronics
7 7 (2.87%) French Language
8 6 (2.46%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.05%) Legal
10 3 (1.23%) Advertising
10 3 (1.23%) Automotive
11 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (24.59%) Analyst
1 60 (24.59%) Developer
2 29 (11.89%) Support Analyst
3 26 (10.66%) Applications Support
4 23 (9.43%) Applications Support Analyst
5 20 (8.20%) C# Developer
5 20 (8.20%) Consultant
5 20 (8.20%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.38%) Java Developer
7 17 (6.97%) SAP Analyst
8 16 (6.56%) Project Manager
9 14 (5.74%) SAP FI Analyst
9 14 (5.74%) SAP Support
10 13 (5.33%) Oracle Consultant
10 13 (5.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 13 (5.33%) SAP Support Analyst
10 13 (5.33%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (4.92%) SAP CO Support
11 12 (4.92%) SAP FI/CO Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.75%) .NET
2 22 (9.02%) AngularJS
3 21 (8.61%) HTML
4 18 (7.38%) HTML5
5 16 (6.56%) ASP.NET
5 16 (6.56%) Middleware
5 16 (6.56%) XML
6 10 (4.10%) RESTful
7 9 (3.69%) .NET Framework
7 9 (3.69%) jBPM
7 9 (3.69%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (3.69%) Spring
7 9 (3.69%) Spring Batch
8 8 (3.28%) CSS
8 8 (3.28%) JSON
8 8 (3.28%) SOAP
8 8 (3.28%) WPF
9 7 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (2.87%) MDX
9 7 (2.87%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.51%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.51%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.69%) Contactless
4 9 (3.69%) EMV
4 9 (3.69%) Life Science
4 9 (3.69%) Smartcard
5 8 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.46%) Fintech
7 4 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.64%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.23%) CMDB
8 3 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.82%) Chip Card
9 2 (0.82%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.82%) NHS
9 2 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.15%) Windows
2 7 (2.87%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.46%) Linux
4 5 (2.05%) Android
4 5 (2.05%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.64%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.41%) VMS
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (16.39%) ITIL
3 30 (12.30%) Project Management
4 29 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (9.43%) SDLC
6 18 (7.38%) System Testing
7 17 (6.97%) Programme Management
8 16 (6.56%) ERP
9 15 (6.15%) Digital Marketing
10 14 (5.74%) Change Management
10 14 (5.74%) SOA
11 13 (5.33%) Cash Management
11 13 (5.33%) Data Analysis
11 13 (5.33%) E-business
12 12 (4.92%) Process Improvement
12 12 (4.92%) Web Development
13 11 (4.51%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.51%) PRINCE2
13 11 (4.51%) Time Management
14 10 (4.10%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 56 (22.95%) SQL
2 52 (21.31%) C#
3 26 (10.66%) Java
4 24 (9.84%) JavaScript
5 16 (6.56%) VBA
6 15 (6.15%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.10%) VB.NET
8 9 (3.69%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.87%) C++
9 7 (2.87%) R
10 6 (2.46%) C
11 5 (2.05%) VBScript
11 5 (2.05%) XPath
12 2 (0.82%) PHP
12 2 (0.82%) Scala
13 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (11.48%) Degree
2 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.64%) ISEB
3 4 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.64%) MBA
4 3 (1.23%) CCA
4 3 (1.23%) MCP
4 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.41%) CCNA
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.41%) CISSP
6 1 (0.41%) MCDST
6 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.10%) SLA
2 9 (3.69%) QA
3 5 (2.05%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.23%) GDPR
4 3 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.64%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (1.64%) SCCM
2 3 (1.23%) SCOM
3 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (19.26%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.57%) SAP
3 27 (11.07%) Oracle
4 10 (4.10%) JD Edwards
5 9 (3.69%) Cognizant
5 9 (3.69%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (2.46%) Cisco
6 6 (2.46%) Citrix
7 5 (2.05%) HP
7 5 (2.05%) VMware
7 5 (2.05%) WSO2
8 4 (1.64%) Tableau
9 3 (1.23%) Capita
9 3 (1.23%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.23%) Remedy
9 3 (1.23%) Thunderhead
10 2 (0.82%) MKS
10 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.82%) Splunk