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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 184 331 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 18.15% 30.73% 27.13%
As % of the General category 45.77% 66.47% 63.57%
Number of salaries quoted 131 233 250
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £89,000 £75,000
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 402 498 516
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 39.64% 46.24% 42.68%
Number of salaries quoted 297 361 397
Median salary £43,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £29,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £82,500
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 24 March 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 24 March 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 0 55 £51,000 +27.50% 2
Brentwood 0 35 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Colchester -5 26 £40,000 -19.19% 2
Basildon 0 12 £60,000 +20.00%
Thurrock - 4 £40,000 -
Harlow 0 3 - - 1
Loughton -2 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Witham - 1 - -
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 97 (22.05%) .NET
2 95 (21.59%) ITIL
3 94 (21.36%) SQL Server
4 84 (19.09%) Risk Management
5 78 (17.73%) Wealth Management
6 75 (17.05%) SQL
6 75 (17.05%) C#
7 72 (16.36%) Project Management
8 70 (15.91%) SDLC
9 64 (14.55%) QA
10 56 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
11 54 (12.27%) ASP.NET
12 48 (10.91%) Service Management
12 48 (10.91%) Workflow
13 46 (10.45%) Degree
14 45 (10.23%) Visual Studio
15 44 (10.00%) MS Excel
15 44 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
16 43 (9.77%) Change Management
16 43 (9.77%) ITIL V3
17 41 (9.32%) ITSM
18 40 (9.09%) Windows
18 40 (9.09%) VB.NET
18 40 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 40 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
19 38 (8.64%) HTML
19 38 (8.64%) Microsoft
20 37 (8.41%) Unit Testing
21 35 (7.95%) JavaScript
22 33 (7.50%) CSS

Finance
Top Related 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 11 (2.50%) Confluence
2 9 (2.05%) CMS
2 9 (2.05%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.59%) JBoss
4 6 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.14%) Apache
5 5 (1.14%) IIS
5 5 (1.14%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.14%) NetWeaver
6 4 (0.91%) GlassFish
6 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.91%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.68%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.68%) WordPress
8 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.00%) MS Office
3 9 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.05%) MS Project
4 5 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.45%) InDesign
6 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (5.68%) SAP CO
1 25 (5.68%) SAP FI
1 25 (5.68%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (1.82%) Sonata
3 5 (1.14%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle AGIS
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.23%) ProductWriter
4 1 (0.23%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.91%) Office 365
2 2 (0.45%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.05%) Firewall
2 8 (1.82%) Internet
3 6 (1.36%) DNS
3 6 (1.36%) VPN
4 4 (0.91%) IPsec
4 4 (0.91%) LDAP
4 4 (0.91%) OpenLDAP
5 3 (0.68%) BGP
5 3 (0.68%) DSL
5 3 (0.68%) EIGRP
5 3 (0.68%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.68%) Frame Relay
5 3 (0.68%) GPRS
5 3 (0.68%) LAN
5 3 (0.68%) MPLS
5 3 (0.68%) OSPF
5 3 (0.68%) PPP
5 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.68%) WAN
5 3 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (21.36%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
7 15 (3.41%) QlikView
8 13 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (1.59%) ActiveReports
9 7 (1.59%) MS Access
10 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.91%) OLAP
13 3 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.68%) MySQL
13 3 (0.68%) OLTP
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle OLAP
14 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 45 (10.23%) Visual Studio
2 40 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (5.91%) JIRA
4 8 (1.82%) LoadRunner
5 3 (0.68%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.45%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.23%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.23%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.23%) Moq
7 1 (0.23%) MSTest
7 1 (0.23%) NUnit
7 1 (0.23%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.23%) Selenium
7 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.23%) Subversion
General
1 33 (7.50%) Banking
2 17 (3.86%) Legal
3 11 (2.50%) Marketing
4 10 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 10 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.59%) Publishing
5 7 (1.59%) Retail
6 6 (1.36%) Billing
7 4 (0.91%) Advertising
8 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.45%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 92 (20.91%) Analyst
2 78 (17.73%) Developer
3 53 (12.05%) IT Manager
4 40 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 40 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 32 (7.27%) Project Manager
6 31 (7.05%) VB.NET Developer
7 30 (6.82%) Business Analyst
8 29 (6.59%) C# Developer
9 24 (5.45%) DBA
9 24 (5.45%) IT Services Manager
10 23 (5.23%) SQL Developer
11 21 (4.77%) Consultant
11 21 (4.77%) Financial Analyst
11 21 (4.77%) SAP Consultant
11 21 (4.77%) Service Analyst
11 21 (4.77%) Service Continuity Manager
11 21 (4.77%) Support Analyst
12 20 (4.55%) Administrator
13 18 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (22.05%) .NET
2 54 (12.27%) ASP.NET
3 38 (8.64%) HTML
4 33 (7.50%) CSS
5 31 (7.05%) Ajax
6 27 (6.14%) .NET Framework
7 23 (5.23%) WCF
7 23 (5.23%) WPF
8 18 (4.09%) XML
9 13 (2.95%) jQuery
9 13 (2.95%) Web Services
10 10 (2.27%) SOAP
11 9 (2.05%) JSON
12 8 (1.82%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.14%) SAP Basis
14 4 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (0.91%) Entity Framework
14 4 (0.91%) Middleware
15 3 (0.68%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.91%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.18%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.27%) Social Media
5 9 (2.05%) Virtual Team
6 8 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (1.59%) CMDB
8 6 (1.36%) Fintech
8 6 (1.36%) Replication
9 5 (1.14%) Reinsurance
10 4 (0.91%) DataPower
10 4 (0.91%) Wiki
11 3 (0.68%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.68%) Blog
11 3 (0.68%) User Experience
12 2 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.45%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.09%) Windows
2 11 (2.50%) Linux
3 8 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.59%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.14%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.91%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.68%) Android
8 2 (0.45%) CentOS
8 2 (0.45%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.45%) SUSE
8 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.23%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (21.59%) ITIL
2 84 (19.09%) Risk Management
3 78 (17.73%) Wealth Management
4 72 (16.36%) Project Management
5 70 (15.91%) SDLC
6 48 (10.91%) Service Management
6 48 (10.91%) Workflow
7 44 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (9.77%) Change Management
8 43 (9.77%) ITIL V3
9 41 (9.32%) ITSM
10 37 (8.41%) Unit Testing
11 32 (7.27%) Service Delivery
12 30 (6.82%) MVC
13 28 (6.36%) Configuration Management
14 26 (5.91%) Incident Management
14 26 (5.91%) Waterfall
15 25 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (5.23%) PRINCE2
17 22 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 75 (17.05%) C#
1 75 (17.05%) SQL
2 40 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 35 (7.95%) JavaScript
4 14 (3.18%) Java
5 11 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.59%) Python
6 7 (1.59%) VBA
7 6 (1.36%) PHP
7 6 (1.36%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.14%) C
8 5 (1.14%) VB
9 4 (0.91%) Perl
10 3 (0.68%) VBScript
11 2 (0.45%) Delphi
11 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (10.45%) Degree
2 21 (4.77%) CCA
3 13 (2.95%) ISTQB
4 12 (2.73%) ISEB
5 10 (2.27%) IIBA
6 9 (2.05%) CBAP
6 9 (2.05%) PMP
7 8 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.59%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.36%) OCA
9 6 (1.36%) OCP
9 6 (1.36%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (1.14%) PgMP
11 3 (0.68%) CCIE
11 3 (0.68%) CCNP
11 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.45%) CISSP
12 2 (0.45%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (14.55%) QA
2 27 (6.14%) SLA
3 6 (1.36%) PMO
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 14000
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.45%) XenApp
5 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (1.14%) SCCM
2 4 (0.91%) Nagios
2 4 (0.91%) Opsview
3 2 (0.45%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (0.45%) WSUS
4 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 38 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.27%) SAP
3 24 (5.45%) Oracle
4 14 (3.18%) Tableau
5 11 (2.50%) HP
6 8 (1.82%) Citrix
7 7 (1.59%) F5
8 6 (1.36%) Cisco
8 6 (1.36%) CODA
8 6 (1.36%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.14%) IBM
9 5 (1.14%) VMware
10 4 (0.91%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.91%) Cognos
10 4 (0.91%) Splunk
11 3 (0.68%) Apple
11 3 (0.68%) Dell
11 3 (0.68%) Intel Security
11 3 (0.68%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.68%) Sage
Essex
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
People Source Consulting
Salary: £18500 - £19500 per annum + Car Allowance - OTE 35k
Posted: 21 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Shawbrook
Posted: 9 days ago
Essex
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Colchester, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10-20%), Pension, Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago
Essex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + car+bonus+bens
Posted: 3 days ago