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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 330 445 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.87% 19.47% 19.33%
As % of the General category 37.89% 47.70% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 263 352 511
Median salary £50,000 £51,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.38% -5.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £34,025 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £74,750 £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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 871 933 1115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 41.90% 40.81% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1012 1446
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £71,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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 28 June 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 28 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
Watford -8 75 £61,250 +11.36% 7
Hatfield 0 33 £55,000 -4.34% 7
Hemel Hempstead -5 31 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Letchworth +2 23 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Potters Bar - 23 £44,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +3 20 £32,000 -31.18% 4
Rickmansworth +1 15 £75,000 +25.00%
Stevenage +13 13 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Hertford - 9 £42,423 -
St Albans -9 6 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Borehamwood -19 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 316 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (25.79%) Java
3 181 (24.97%) SQL
4 142 (19.59%) Oracle
5 108 (14.90%) Scrum
6 101 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
7 93 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 93 (12.83%) Degree
8 91 (12.55%) Project Management
8 91 (12.55%) Waterfall
9 89 (12.28%) Test Automation
10 88 (12.14%) PRINCE2
11 83 (11.45%) TDD
12 78 (10.76%) Microsoft
13 76 (10.48%) SQL Server
13 76 (10.48%) C#
14 74 (10.21%) .NET
15 71 (9.79%) ITIL
15 71 (9.79%) Continuous Improvement
16 70 (9.66%) Spring
17 63 (8.69%) JavaScript
17 63 (8.69%) JIRA
18 59 (8.14%) HTML
18 59 (8.14%) XML
19 58 (8.00%) Selenium
20 57 (7.86%) QA
21 55 (7.59%) Unix
22 53 (7.31%) PL/SQL
22 53 (7.31%) BDD
23 52 (7.17%) AngularJS

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 32 (4.41%) Tomcat
2 17 (2.34%) CMS
3 16 (2.21%) Confluence
4 15 (2.07%) SAS
5 13 (1.79%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.69%) MS Project Server
8 5 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.55%) Apache
9 4 (0.55%) JBoss
9 4 (0.55%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.14%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 48 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (4.83%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (2.90%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.52%) SPSS
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.24%) SAP CO
1 9 (1.24%) SAP FI
1 9 (1.24%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (0.83%) Primavera
3 5 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.41%) LabWindows
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.28%) BASE24
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.28%) Postilion
6 2 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.14%) HFM
7 1 (0.14%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.69%) SaaS
3 4 (0.55%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.55%) IaaS
3 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.55%) Office 365
4 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.59%) HTTP
2 12 (1.66%) LAN
2 12 (1.66%) VPN
3 10 (1.38%) Firewall
3 10 (1.38%) Internet
4 9 (1.24%) DNS
4 9 (1.24%) SSL
4 9 (1.24%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.97%) FTP
5 7 (0.97%) SAN
6 6 (0.83%) BGP
6 6 (0.83%) HSRP
6 6 (0.83%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (0.83%) OSPF
6 6 (0.83%) tcpdump
6 6 (0.83%) Telnet
6 6 (0.83%) VLAN
6 6 (0.83%) WAN
6 6 (0.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (3.72%) NoSQL
3 27 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (3.31%) Oracle Database
5 21 (2.90%) Redis
6 18 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (1.66%) MySQL
9 10 (1.38%) QlikView
10 9 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.10%) Big Data
11 8 (1.10%) GIS
11 8 (1.10%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.97%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.55%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 63 (8.69%) JIRA
2 58 (8.00%) Selenium
3 48 (6.62%) Cucumber
4 34 (4.69%) Git (software)
5 28 (3.86%) Maven
6 24 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (3.17%) WebDriver
8 22 (3.03%) JUnit
9 19 (2.62%) JBehave
10 18 (2.48%) Jenkins
11 14 (1.93%) SoapUI
12 12 (1.66%) Ant
13 9 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (1.24%) PowerBuilder
13 9 (1.24%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.10%) HP UFT
15 7 (0.97%) LoadRunner
16 6 (0.83%) NUnit
17 5 (0.69%) Eclipse
17 5 (0.69%) Grunt
General
1 48 (6.62%) Banking
2 31 (4.28%) Retail
3 25 (3.45%) Advertising
4 22 (3.03%) Legal
4 22 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.48%) Back Office
6 12 (1.66%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.66%) Marketing
6 12 (1.66%) Military
7 10 (1.38%) Games
8 9 (1.24%) Electronics
9 8 (1.10%) Local Government
10 6 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.41%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.41%) Publishing
12 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.28%) Automotive
12 2 (0.28%) Billing
12 2 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 181 (24.97%) Developer
2 123 (16.97%) Analyst
3 94 (12.97%) Project Manager
4 81 (11.17%) Java Developer
5 56 (7.72%) Architect
6 41 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 38 (5.24%) C# Developer
7 38 (5.24%) Senior Manager
8 37 (5.10%) Business Analyst
8 37 (5.10%) Consultant
9 33 (4.55%) Test Analyst
10 30 (4.14%) Software Developer
11 29 (4.00%) IT Manager
12 28 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
13 27 (3.72%) Delivery Manager
13 27 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
14 25 (3.45%) Applications Manager
15 24 (3.31%) IT Project Manager
16 21 (2.90%) Financial Analyst
17 20 (2.76%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (10.21%) .NET
2 70 (9.66%) Spring
3 59 (8.14%) HTML
3 59 (8.14%) XML
4 52 (7.17%) AngularJS
5 51 (7.03%) ASP.NET
6 48 (6.62%) Hibernate
7 46 (6.34%) CSS
8 45 (6.21%) Web Services
9 41 (5.66%) Gherkin
10 38 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (3.86%) J2EE
12 27 (3.72%) RabbitMQ
13 24 (3.31%) SOAP
14 23 (3.17%) RESTful
15 22 (3.03%) Java EE
15 22 (3.03%) REST
16 21 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (2.90%) XSLT
17 19 (2.62%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 101 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.72%) Fintech
3 24 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 20 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 20 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
5 19 (2.62%) Virtual Team
6 16 (2.21%) CESG
7 14 (1.93%) User Experience
8 11 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.24%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.83%) NHS
12 5 (0.69%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.55%) BBC
13 4 (0.55%) CESG CLAS
13 4 (0.55%) Clustering
13 4 (0.55%) Replication
14 3 (0.41%) e-Learning
14 3 (0.41%) Spread Betting
14 3 (0.41%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 55 (7.59%) Unix
2 29 (4.00%) Windows
3 26 (3.59%) Linux
4 10 (1.38%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.83%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.41%) Solaris
7 2 (0.28%) AIX
7 2 (0.28%) Android
7 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (14.90%) Scrum
3 93 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 91 (12.55%) Project Management
4 91 (12.55%) Waterfall
5 89 (12.28%) Test Automation
6 88 (12.14%) PRINCE2
7 83 (11.45%) TDD
8 71 (9.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 71 (9.79%) ITIL
9 53 (7.31%) BDD
10 51 (7.03%) SDLC
11 50 (6.90%) Mentoring
12 48 (6.62%) Change Management
12 48 (6.62%) MVC
13 46 (6.34%) Test Strategy
14 40 (5.52%) Test Scripting
15 38 (5.24%) Risk Management
16 37 (5.10%) Change Control
16 37 (5.10%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 187 (25.79%) Java
2 181 (24.97%) SQL
3 76 (10.48%) C#
4 63 (8.69%) JavaScript
5 53 (7.31%) PL/SQL
6 30 (4.14%) T-SQL
7 28 (3.86%) Python
8 24 (3.31%) TypeScript
9 22 (3.03%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.66%) XQuery
11 11 (1.52%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.38%) C++
13 9 (1.24%) Progress 4GL
14 8 (1.10%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.97%) C
16 5 (0.69%) VBA
17 4 (0.55%) R
17 4 (0.55%) Ruby
17 4 (0.55%) VB
18 3 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 93 (12.83%) Degree
2 24 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.90%) PMP
4 20 (2.76%) CISA
4 20 (2.76%) CISM
4 20 (2.76%) CISSP
5 14 (1.93%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.79%) CESG Certified Professional
7 12 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.52%) ISEB
8 11 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (1.38%) ISTQB
10 8 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (0.97%) CGEIT
11 7 (0.97%) CRISC
11 7 (0.97%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.83%) CLAS
12 6 (0.83%) Numerate Degree
13 5 (0.69%) APMP
13 5 (0.69%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.86%) QA
2 29 (4.00%) SLA
3 28 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (3.17%) PMO
5 13 (1.79%) ISO 9001
6 12 (1.66%) Data Quality
7 8 (1.10%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 6 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.41%) GDPR
11 3 (0.41%) ISAE 3402
11 3 (0.41%) RMADS
12 2 (0.28%) GxP
12 2 (0.28%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.28%) MISRA
12 2 (0.28%) SEPA
13 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 19770
13 1 (0.14%) P3O
13 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.10%) vSphere
4 5 (0.69%) Firmware
5 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (0.69%) MOM
2 5 (0.69%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.28%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.14%) Aspera SmartTrack
4 1 (0.14%) Grafana
4 1 (0.14%) Graphite
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
4 1 (0.14%) SCCM
4 1 (0.14%) SCOM
4 1 (0.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 142 (19.59%) Oracle
2 78 (10.76%) Microsoft
3 48 (6.62%) SAP
4 19 (2.62%) Tableau
5 16 (2.21%) IBM
5 16 (2.21%) Teradata
6 15 (2.07%) Atlassian
7 13 (1.79%) Xerox
8 12 (1.66%) VMware
9 11 (1.52%) HP
10 10 (1.38%) Adobe
10 10 (1.38%) Google
11 9 (1.24%) Ab Initio
11 9 (1.24%) Hyperion
11 9 (1.24%) JD Edwards
11 9 (1.24%) Progress
12 8 (1.10%) Sage
13 6 (0.83%) Informatica
13 6 (0.83%) NetApp
14 4 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
willmott dixon group
Posted: 23 hours ago
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + be - equity, flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Company Car & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Resource Solutions - Xerox
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000.00 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
IHS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Anderson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vanarama
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Car
Posted: 20 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
St. Albans
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Hertfordshire
Anderson Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
St Albans
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £52000 - £72000 per annum + Car Allowance + Additional Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago