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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 166 297 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 16.45% 29.35% 27.49%
As % of the General category 45.86% 68.59% 61.81%
Number of salaries quoted 114 214 286
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,350 £67,500
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 362 433 576
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 35.88% 42.79% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 273 321 460
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.15% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,225 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 26 April 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 26 April 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
Brentwood -1 34 £47,500 -13.63%
Chelmsford -10 32 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Colchester -10 26 £40,000 -19.59% 7
Harlow +1 5 - -
Basildon -1 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Loughton -2 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £60,000 - 2
Billericay - 1 - -
Epping - 1 £90,000 -
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 94 (24.67%) .NET
1 94 (24.67%) SQL Server
2 81 (21.26%) C#
3 78 (20.47%) ITIL
4 72 (18.90%) SQL
5 68 (17.85%) Risk Management
6 59 (15.49%) SDLC
7 57 (14.96%) Project Management
8 56 (14.70%) Wealth Management
9 55 (14.44%) ASP.NET
10 53 (13.91%) Degree
11 49 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
11 49 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 46 (12.07%) Visual Studio
13 44 (11.55%) QA
14 43 (11.29%) Windows
15 40 (10.50%) Change Management
15 40 (10.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 39 (10.24%) MVC
16 39 (10.24%) VB.NET
17 38 (9.97%) Service Management
18 36 (9.45%) Team Foundation Server
19 33 (8.66%) Microsoft Excel
19 33 (8.66%) Microsoft
20 32 (8.40%) ITIL V3
21 31 (8.14%) WCF
21 31 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 31 (8.14%) ITSM
22 30 (7.87%) HTML
23 29 (7.61%) JavaScript

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 13 (3.41%) IIS
2 11 (2.89%) Confluence
3 9 (2.36%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (1.84%) JBoss
6 6 (1.57%) CMS
7 5 (1.31%) Apache
8 4 (1.05%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.05%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.79%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (8.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.10%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.52%) InDesign
6 2 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (5.77%) SAP CO
1 22 (5.77%) SAP FI
1 22 (5.77%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (1.57%) Sonata
3 2 (0.52%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.52%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.26%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.26%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.79%) Office 365
2 2 (0.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.89%) Firewall
2 7 (1.84%) Internet
3 6 (1.57%) VPN
4 5 (1.31%) IPsec
5 4 (1.05%) LDAP
5 4 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (0.79%) BGP
6 3 (0.79%) DNS
6 3 (0.79%) DSL
6 3 (0.79%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.79%) GPRS
6 3 (0.79%) LAN
6 3 (0.79%) MPLS
6 3 (0.79%) NAS
6 3 (0.79%) Network Security
6 3 (0.79%) OSPF
6 3 (0.79%) PPP
6 3 (0.79%) SAN
6 3 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (24.67%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (10.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (8.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (5.25%) QlikView
7 18 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.57%) ActiveReports
10 6 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (1.57%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.31%) OLAP
12 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.05%) OLTP
13 3 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.79%) Oracle OLAP
14 2 (0.52%) MS Access
14 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 36 (9.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (6.82%) JIRA
4 3 (0.79%) Selenium
5 1 (0.26%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.26%) Moq
5 1 (0.26%) NUnit
5 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 26 (6.82%) Banking
2 13 (3.41%) Legal
3 12 (3.15%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.84%) Publishing
5 6 (1.57%) Billing
5 6 (1.57%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.31%) Marketing
7 4 (1.05%) Retail
8 3 (0.79%) Advertising
8 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.52%) Back Office
9 2 (0.52%) Electronics
9 2 (0.52%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 80 (21.00%) Developer
2 66 (17.32%) Analyst
3 48 (12.60%) IT Manager
4 37 (9.71%) Service Manager
5 34 (8.92%) .NET Developer
6 32 (8.40%) C# Developer
7 28 (7.35%) Business Analyst
8 25 (6.56%) VB.NET Developer
9 24 (6.30%) DBA
10 22 (5.77%) SQL Developer
11 20 (5.25%) IT Services Manager
11 20 (5.25%) Project Manager
12 18 (4.72%) Service Continuity Manager
13 16 (4.20%) Administrator
13 16 (4.20%) Consultant
13 16 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery Manager
13 16 (4.20%) SAP Consultant
13 16 (4.20%) SAP FI Consultant
13 16 (4.20%) SQL DBA
14 15 (3.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (24.67%) .NET
2 55 (14.44%) ASP.NET
3 31 (8.14%) WCF
4 30 (7.87%) HTML
5 27 (7.09%) CSS
6 26 (6.82%) WPF
7 24 (6.30%) Ajax
7 24 (6.30%) XML
8 21 (5.51%) .NET Framework
9 18 (4.72%) Web Services
10 17 (4.46%) SOAP
11 14 (3.67%) AngularJS
12 10 (2.62%) jQuery
12 10 (2.62%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (2.10%) Angular 2
14 7 (1.84%) JSON
15 6 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 4 (1.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4 (1.05%) MDX
16 4 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 24 (6.30%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.36%) Fintech
4 9 (2.36%) Virtual Team
5 8 (2.10%) CMDB
5 8 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.84%) Social Media
7 6 (1.57%) Replication
8 5 (1.31%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.05%) DataPower
9 4 (1.05%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.05%) Wiki
10 3 (0.79%) User Experience
11 2 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.52%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.29%) Windows
2 9 (2.36%) Linux
3 8 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.84%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.31%) Android
5 5 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.31%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.79%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.52%) CentOS
7 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.52%) Solaris
7 2 (0.52%) SUSE
7 2 (0.52%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (20.47%) ITIL
2 68 (17.85%) Risk Management
3 59 (15.49%) SDLC
4 57 (14.96%) Project Management
5 56 (14.70%) Wealth Management
6 49 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (10.50%) Change Management
8 39 (10.24%) MVC
9 38 (9.97%) Service Management
10 32 (8.40%) ITIL V3
11 31 (8.14%) ITSM
12 29 (7.61%) Configuration Management
12 29 (7.61%) Workflow
13 28 (7.35%) Unit Testing
14 25 (6.56%) Waterfall
15 24 (6.30%) Business Analysis
15 24 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (6.04%) Service Delivery
17 22 (5.77%) Web Development
18 21 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (21.26%) C#
2 72 (18.90%) SQL
3 39 (10.24%) VB.NET
4 29 (7.61%) JavaScript
5 12 (3.15%) T-SQL
6 11 (2.89%) Java
7 5 (1.31%) C
7 5 (1.31%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.05%) Perl
8 4 (1.05%) Python
8 4 (1.05%) VBScript
9 3 (0.79%) Delphi
9 3 (0.79%) PHP
9 3 (0.79%) VBA
10 2 (0.52%) VB
11 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (13.91%) Degree
2 20 (5.25%) CCA
3 10 (2.62%) IIBA
3 10 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (2.36%) CBAP
5 8 (2.10%) PMP
6 6 (1.57%) OCA
6 6 (1.57%) OCP
6 6 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (1.57%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.31%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.31%) PgMP
8 4 (1.05%) ISEB
8 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.79%) CCIE
9 3 (0.79%) CCNP
9 3 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.79%) CISSP
10 2 (0.52%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (11.55%) QA
2 26 (6.82%) SLA
3 6 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.05%) PMO
5 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.52%) ISO 14000
6 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.05%) Nagios
1 4 (1.05%) Opsview
1 4 (1.05%) SCCM
2 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) Nessus
2 1 (0.26%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (8.66%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.56%) SAP
3 23 (6.04%) Oracle
4 13 (3.41%) Tableau
5 7 (1.84%) F5
5 7 (1.84%) IBM
5 7 (1.84%) ServiceNow
6 6 (1.57%) Cisco
6 6 (1.57%) HP
6 6 (1.57%) VMware
7 5 (1.31%) Apple
7 5 (1.31%) CheckPoint
7 5 (1.31%) Dell
8 4 (1.05%) Citrix
8 4 (1.05%) Splunk
9 3 (0.79%) Intel Security
9 3 (0.79%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.79%) Sage
10 2 (0.52%) Adobe
10 2 (0.52%) NetApp
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