The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 372 503 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.38% 19.50% 18.24%
As % of the General category 42.13% 41.26% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 324 405 363
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 883 1219 1017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 41.24% 47.25% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 742 948 780
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Finance in Hertfordshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Hertfordshire

Finance
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Watford -3 126 £54,500 +9.00% 9
Letchworth -2 38 £45,000 -7.69% 6
Hemel Hempstead -2 24 £29,000 -17.14% 2
St Albans -7 20 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Potters Bar - 20 £44,000 - 1
Rickmansworth -1 17 £63,750 +41.66%
Hatfield +17 9 £56,250 -2.17% 5
Welwyn Garden City -6 7 £42,500 -8.60% 2
Bishop's Stortford -4 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Stevenage -8 4 - - 1
Hoddesdon -2 2 £65,000 +11.11%
Hitchin -11 1 £71,000 +202.12%
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 353 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (27.24%) SQL
3 202 (26.58%) Java
4 159 (20.92%) Oracle
5 132 (17.37%) Scrum
6 113 (14.87%) Analytical Skills
7 105 (13.82%) Waterfall
8 104 (13.68%) Project Management
9 95 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 95 (12.50%) C#
10 88 (11.58%) Microsoft
11 86 (11.32%) Selenium
12 84 (11.05%) Unix
13 80 (10.53%) ITIL
13 80 (10.53%) PRINCE2
14 79 (10.39%) Spring
15 78 (10.26%) TDD
15 78 (10.26%) JIRA
16 73 (9.61%) .NET
17 72 (9.47%) SQL Server
18 69 (9.08%) SDLC
19 67 (8.82%) Degree
20 66 (8.68%) Microsoft Excel
21 65 (8.55%) QA
22 63 (8.29%) Hibernate
23 61 (8.03%) JavaScript
24 60 (7.89%) AngularJS
25 59 (7.76%) Linux
26 56 (7.37%) MVC
26 56 (7.37%) HTML

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 37 (4.87%) Tomcat
2 22 (2.89%) WebLogic
3 21 (2.76%) Confluence
4 18 (2.37%) SAS
5 15 (1.97%) CMS
6 14 (1.84%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.45%) JBoss
8 10 (1.32%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.18%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.05%) Apache
11 6 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.53%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.53%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.39%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.26%) IIS
14 2 (0.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.13%) CICS
Applications
1 66 (8.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (5.53%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (3.95%) MS Visio
4 27 (3.55%) Microsoft Project
5 21 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (1.84%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.05%) SAP CO
2 8 (1.05%) SAP FI
2 8 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.26%) BASE24
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.26%) HFM
6 2 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.26%) Postilion
6 2 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.92%) SaaS
3 5 (0.66%) Office 365
4 4 (0.53%) IaaS
5 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.26%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.34%) HTTP
2 14 (1.84%) Internet
3 9 (1.18%) SSL
4 8 (1.05%) LAN
5 6 (0.79%) Firewall
5 6 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.53%) Network Security
7 2 (0.26%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.26%) SSH
7 2 (0.26%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.13%) DNS
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) LDAP
8 1 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.13%) SAN
8 1 (0.13%) Skype
8 1 (0.13%) SMTP
8 1 (0.13%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (3.82%) Oracle Database
5 26 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (3.42%) NoSQL
6 24 (3.16%) Redis
7 16 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (1.97%) QlikView
9 13 (1.71%) Big Data
9 13 (1.71%) GIS
10 12 (1.58%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.58%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (1.45%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.66%) MySQL
14 4 (0.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 86 (11.32%) Selenium
2 78 (10.26%) JIRA
3 49 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 35 (4.61%) Maven
5 34 (4.47%) WebDriver
6 33 (4.34%) Git (software)
7 26 (3.42%) JUnit
8 23 (3.03%) HP UFT
9 18 (2.37%) JBehave
9 18 (2.37%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.37%) SoapUI
10 16 (2.11%) Ant
11 13 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (1.32%) LoadRunner
13 9 (1.18%) Grunt
14 8 (1.05%) ClearQuest
14 8 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
15 7 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (0.92%) Visual Studio
16 6 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 55 (7.24%) Banking
2 32 (4.21%) Retail
3 30 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.29%) Legal
5 15 (1.97%) Marketing
6 10 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.05%) Advertising
7 8 (1.05%) Local Government
8 7 (0.92%) French Language
8 7 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.53%) Electronics
10 4 (0.53%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.53%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.53%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.39%) Games
11 3 (0.39%) German Language
11 3 (0.39%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.26%) Back Office
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 184 (24.21%) Analyst
2 176 (23.16%) Developer
3 88 (11.58%) Project Manager
4 69 (9.08%) Java Developer
5 65 (8.55%) Test Analyst
6 57 (7.50%) Business Analyst
7 49 (6.45%) Senior Manager
8 48 (6.32%) C# Developer
9 45 (5.92%) Architect
10 44 (5.79%) Senior Developer
11 35 (4.61%) Consultant
12 31 (4.08%) Automation Test Analyst
12 31 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
13 30 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
14 26 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
15 25 (3.29%) Applications Manager
16 24 (3.16%) Delivery Manager
16 24 (3.16%) Support Analyst
17 22 (2.89%) Senior Analyst
18 21 (2.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.39%) Spring
2 73 (9.61%) .NET
3 63 (8.29%) Hibernate
4 60 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 56 (7.37%) HTML
6 55 (7.24%) ASP.NET
7 53 (6.97%) XML
8 44 (5.79%) CSS
9 40 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (5.00%) Web Services
11 34 (4.47%) Gherkin
12 31 (4.08%) J2EE
12 31 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
13 30 (3.95%) SOAP
14 29 (3.82%) Middleware
15 25 (3.29%) RESTful
16 24 (3.16%) Java EE
16 24 (3.16%) JDBC
17 20 (2.63%) EDI
17 20 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 113 (14.87%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (2.50%) Fintech
2 19 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (2.24%) User Experience
3 17 (2.24%) Virtual Team
4 13 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.58%) FMCG
5 12 (1.58%) Spread Betting
6 10 (1.32%) CESG
6 10 (1.32%) Driving Licence
7 9 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.66%) Life Science
9 5 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.66%) NHS
10 4 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (0.53%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.39%) Cyber Attack
11 3 (0.39%) iSeries
11 3 (0.39%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 84 (11.05%) Unix
2 59 (7.76%) Linux
3 44 (5.79%) Windows
4 8 (1.05%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.92%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.79%) Solaris
7 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (46.45%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (17.37%) Scrum
3 105 (13.82%) Waterfall
4 104 (13.68%) Project Management
5 95 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 80 (10.53%) ITIL
6 80 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 78 (10.26%) TDD
8 69 (9.08%) SDLC
9 56 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 56 (7.37%) MVC
10 48 (6.32%) Mentoring
11 45 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
11 45 (5.92%) Test Automation
12 44 (5.79%) Automated Testing
12 44 (5.79%) BDD
13 43 (5.66%) Manual Testing
14 39 (5.13%) Change Management
14 39 (5.13%) Web Development
15 38 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 207 (27.24%) SQL
2 202 (26.58%) Java
3 95 (12.50%) C#
4 61 (8.03%) JavaScript
5 56 (7.37%) PL/SQL
6 42 (5.53%) Python
7 32 (4.21%) TypeScript
8 30 (3.95%) Shell Script
8 30 (3.95%) T-SQL
9 20 (2.63%) XQuery
10 14 (1.84%) VB.NET
11 12 (1.58%) Ruby
12 9 (1.18%) VB
13 6 (0.79%) Progress 4GL
13 6 (0.79%) R
14 5 (0.66%) VBA
15 4 (0.53%) C
15 4 (0.53%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.39%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (8.82%) Degree
2 22 (2.89%) ISTQB
3 20 (2.63%) ISEB
4 17 (2.24%) PMP
5 13 (1.71%) CISA
5 13 (1.71%) CISM
5 13 (1.71%) CISSP
5 13 (1.71%) Security Cleared
6 12 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.32%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (0.92%) PMI Certification
10 6 (0.79%) CIMA
10 6 (0.79%) RHCE
10 6 (0.79%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.66%) ACCA
12 4 (0.53%) APMG
12 4 (0.53%) APMP
12 4 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.55%) QA
2 28 (3.68%) PMO
3 14 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.45%) SDET
4 11 (1.45%) SLA
5 10 (1.32%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.39%) GxP
8 3 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
8 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.39%) RMADS
9 2 (0.26%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.13%) ISO19770
10 1 (0.13%) P3O
10 1 (0.13%) SEPA
10 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.92%) vSphere
4 6 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.39%) Samba
6 2 (0.26%) Firmware
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.92%) vCenter Server
3 6 (0.79%) Puppet
3 6 (0.79%) Tivoli
3 6 (0.79%) vRealize
4 5 (0.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 5 (0.66%) Grafana
4 5 (0.66%) Graphite
4 5 (0.66%) MOM
5 4 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.26%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.26%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.13%) Aspera SmartTrack
7 1 (0.13%) SCCM
7 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 159 (20.92%) Oracle
2 88 (11.58%) Microsoft
3 56 (7.37%) SAP
4 24 (3.16%) Tableau
5 22 (2.89%) Atlassian
5 22 (2.89%) IBM
6 18 (2.37%) HP
7 16 (2.11%) Planview
7 16 (2.11%) Teradata
8 14 (1.84%) VMware
9 12 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.45%) Google
11 10 (1.32%) Hyperion
12 9 (1.18%) Cisco
12 9 (1.18%) JD Edwards
13 7 (0.92%) Sage
14 6 (0.79%) Ab Initio
14 6 (0.79%) Informatica
14 6 (0.79%) Progress
14 6 (0.79%) Red Hat
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
willmott dixon group
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + pension, career progresion
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage Herts
DRIVE SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS LTD
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience from £35K
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago