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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 183 222 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 18.79% 22.02% 29.89%
As % of the General category 50.69% 57.51% 64.27%
Number of salaries quoted 138 157 276
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £33,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 361 386 585
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 37.06% 38.29% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 289 298 430
Median salary £42,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 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
Chelmsford -6 34 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Colchester -3 25 £40,000 -16.66% 2
Brentwood -3 20 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Harlow 0 6 £75,000 +76.47%
Basildon +6 4 £65,000 +40.54% 2
Epping - 3 £90,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £35,000 -
Billericay - 2 £30,000 - 2
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 84 (23.27%) C#
2 78 (21.61%) .NET
3 69 (19.11%) SQL Server
4 65 (18.01%) SQL
5 61 (16.90%) ITIL
6 53 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (14.40%) ASP.NET
7 52 (14.40%) SDLC
8 48 (13.30%) Windows
9 47 (13.02%) Wealth Management
10 44 (12.19%) Risk Management
11 42 (11.63%) SAP
11 42 (11.63%) Visual Studio
12 41 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
12 41 (11.36%) Microsoft
12 41 (11.36%) Project Management
12 41 (11.36%) Change Management
13 40 (11.08%) Degree
14 38 (10.53%) VB.NET
15 37 (10.25%) QA
16 36 (9.97%) Team Foundation Server
17 34 (9.42%) Microsoft Office
18 32 (8.86%) Active Directory
19 31 (8.59%) Test Automation
20 30 (8.31%) CSS
20 30 (8.31%) MVC
21 29 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
22 28 (7.76%) JavaScript
22 28 (7.76%) HTML
22 28 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008

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 16 (4.43%) IIS
2 11 (3.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (2.77%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.49%) Confluence
5 7 (1.94%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.11%) Mule
7 4 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.83%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.55%) CMS
9 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.55%) JBoss
9 2 (0.55%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 41 (11.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (9.42%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (4.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (3.60%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (2.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (6.09%) SAP CO
1 22 (6.09%) SAP FI
1 22 (6.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (3.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.11%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.11%) Sonata
3 4 (1.11%) VisionPLUS
4 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.55%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.16%) Office 365
2 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.55%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.43%) Firewall
2 8 (2.22%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.94%) DNS
3 7 (1.94%) WebEx
4 6 (1.66%) IPsec
4 6 (1.66%) VLAN
4 6 (1.66%) VPN
4 6 (1.66%) Wireless
5 5 (1.39%) NAS
5 5 (1.39%) SAN
6 4 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.11%) LAN
6 4 (1.11%) Network Security
6 4 (1.11%) WAN
7 3 (0.83%) DHCP
7 3 (0.83%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.83%) GPRS
7 3 (0.83%) HTTP
7 3 (0.83%) PPP
7 3 (0.83%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (19.11%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (3.32%) QlikView
8 8 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.94%) MySQL
10 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.39%) OLAP
12 4 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.11%) OLTP
13 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.83%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.55%) Big Data
14 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 2 (0.55%) Lumira
14 2 (0.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 42 (11.63%) Visual Studio
2 36 (9.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (5.26%) JIRA
4 6 (1.66%) MSI
4 6 (1.66%) Selenium
5 5 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.11%) Maven
7 3 (0.83%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.28%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 24 (6.65%) Banking
2 21 (5.82%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 17 (4.71%) Legal
5 15 (4.16%) Marketing
6 13 (3.60%) Electronics
7 12 (3.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (2.77%) Publishing
9 4 (1.11%) Billing
9 4 (1.11%) French Language
9 4 (1.11%) Retail
10 3 (0.83%) Advertising
10 3 (0.83%) Back Office
10 3 (0.83%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.83%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Automotive
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 83 (22.99%) Developer
2 66 (18.28%) Analyst
3 34 (9.42%) C# Developer
3 34 (9.42%) IT Manager
4 33 (9.14%) .NET Developer
5 23 (6.37%) Service Manager
5 23 (6.37%) Support Analyst
5 23 (6.37%) VB.NET Developer
6 22 (6.09%) Applications Support
6 22 (6.09%) Consultant
7 21 (5.82%) Business Analyst
8 19 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 18 (4.99%) Applications Support Analyst
9 18 (4.99%) SQL Developer
10 16 (4.43%) SAP Consultant
11 14 (3.88%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (3.88%) SAP FI Consultant
12 12 (3.32%) Lead Business Analyst
12 12 (3.32%) Tester
13 11 (3.05%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (21.61%) .NET
2 52 (14.40%) ASP.NET
3 30 (8.31%) CSS
4 28 (7.76%) HTML
5 25 (6.93%) XML
6 22 (6.09%) Ajax
7 21 (5.82%) WCF
8 20 (5.54%) AngularJS
9 18 (4.99%) .NET Framework
9 18 (4.99%) SOAP
10 17 (4.71%) WPF
11 13 (3.60%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (3.05%) Angular 2
12 11 (3.05%) jQuery
12 11 (3.05%) JSON
12 11 (3.05%) Web Services
13 9 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (1.94%) Middleware
15 6 (1.66%) RESTful
15 6 (1.66%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.37%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (4.16%) Data Centre
5 12 (3.32%) Fintech
6 10 (2.77%) Contactless
6 10 (2.77%) EMV
6 10 (2.77%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.77%) Smartcard
7 9 (2.49%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.94%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.11%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (1.11%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.83%) Chip Card
10 3 (0.83%) CMDB
10 3 (0.83%) NHS
11 2 (0.55%) Clustering
11 2 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.30%) Windows
2 16 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (3.32%) Windows Server
4 11 (3.05%) Windows 7
5 10 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.94%) Linux
7 6 (1.66%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.39%) Android
8 5 (1.39%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.83%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.55%) CentOS
10 2 (0.55%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.55%) Solaris
10 2 (0.55%) SUSE
10 2 (0.55%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (16.90%) ITIL
2 53 (14.68%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (14.40%) SDLC
4 47 (13.02%) Wealth Management
5 44 (12.19%) Risk Management
6 41 (11.36%) Change Management
6 41 (11.36%) Project Management
7 31 (8.59%) Test Automation
8 30 (8.31%) MVC
9 27 (7.48%) Business Analysis
9 27 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (7.48%) Workflow
10 25 (6.93%) PRINCE2
10 25 (6.93%) Unit Testing
11 24 (6.65%) Waterfall
11 24 (6.65%) Web Development
12 19 (5.26%) Configuration Management
12 19 (5.26%) Programme Management
12 19 (5.26%) Service Management
13 18 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (23.27%) C#
2 65 (18.01%) SQL
3 38 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 28 (7.76%) JavaScript
5 17 (4.71%) VBA
6 11 (3.05%) Java
7 8 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.94%) C++
9 5 (1.39%) C
10 4 (1.11%) Perl
10 4 (1.11%) VBScript
10 4 (1.11%) XPath
11 3 (0.83%) Delphi
12 2 (0.55%) R
12 2 (0.55%) VB
13 1 (0.28%) PHP
13 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (11.08%) Degree
2 18 (4.99%) CCA
3 9 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.22%) IIBA
4 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.22%) PMP
5 7 (1.94%) CBAP
6 5 (1.39%) PgMP
6 5 (1.39%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.11%) CISSP
7 4 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.83%) CCIE
8 3 (0.83%) CCNP
8 3 (0.83%) CISM
8 3 (0.83%) ISEB
8 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.55%) CISA
9 2 (0.55%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.25%) QA
2 21 (5.82%) SLA
3 8 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.83%) PMO
5 2 (0.55%) ISO 14000
5 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (8.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (2.49%) SCCM
2 6 (1.66%) SCOM
3 3 (0.83%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.55%) Puppet
5 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.28%) Nessus
5 1 (0.28%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (11.63%) SAP
2 41 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.43%) Cisco
4 14 (3.88%) Oracle
5 10 (2.77%) HP
6 8 (2.22%) Dell
6 8 (2.22%) VMware
7 7 (1.94%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.66%) Apple
9 5 (1.39%) IBM
10 4 (1.11%) Citrix
10 4 (1.11%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.11%) Meraki
10 4 (1.11%) WSO2
11 3 (0.83%) D-Link
11 3 (0.83%) F5
11 3 (0.83%) Linksys
11 3 (0.83%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.83%) Symantec
11 3 (0.83%) Tableau
Saffron Walden, Essex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Billericay, Essex
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Robert Half
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 6 days ago
Basildon
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Silver End, Essex
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 21 days ago
Essex
Washington Frank
Salary: £48000 - £59000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Belvoir
Posted: 14 days ago