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

Financial
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 376 502 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.47% 19.43% 18.30%
As % of the General category 42.63% 41.49% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 326 409 368
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 882 1210 1034
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 40.99% 46.83% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 741 947 798
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 £27,500 £31,050 £31,250
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 24 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 24 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 -2 128 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Letchworth -1 42 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Hemel Hempstead -5 24 £29,000 -17.14% 1
St Albans -6 20 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Potters Bar - 20 £44,000 - 1
Rickmansworth -2 17 £63,750 +41.66%
Hatfield +16 8 £57,500 - 4
Bishop's Stortford -3 6 £50,000 +66.66%
Welwyn Garden City -7 6 £42,500 -8.60% 3
Stevenage -11 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 24 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.

1 351 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (27.69%) SQL
3 201 (26.38%) Java
4 161 (21.13%) Oracle
5 131 (17.19%) Scrum
6 114 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
7 104 (13.65%) Project Management
8 101 (13.25%) Waterfall
9 97 (12.73%) C#
10 94 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 90 (11.81%) Microsoft
12 87 (11.42%) Unix
13 86 (11.29%) Selenium
14 80 (10.50%) ITIL
15 78 (10.24%) PRINCE2
15 78 (10.24%) JIRA
15 78 (10.24%) TDD
16 77 (10.10%) Spring
17 76 (9.97%) SQL Server
18 74 (9.71%) .NET
19 69 (9.06%) SDLC
20 68 (8.92%) Microsoft Excel
21 67 (8.79%) Degree
22 66 (8.66%) QA
23 63 (8.27%) Linux
24 62 (8.14%) JavaScript
25 61 (8.01%) Hibernate
26 60 (7.87%) AngularJS
27 57 (7.48%) MVC
27 57 (7.48%) 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 34 (4.46%) Tomcat
2 23 (3.02%) WebLogic
3 21 (2.76%) Confluence
4 18 (2.36%) SAS
5 15 (1.97%) CMS
5 15 (1.97%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.44%) JBoss
6 11 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 9 (1.18%) Umbraco
8 8 (1.05%) Apache
9 6 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.52%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.39%) IIS
11 3 (0.39%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.13%) CICS
Applications
1 68 (8.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (3.94%) MS Visio
4 27 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
5 21 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (1.84%) SPSS
7 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.18%) SAP CO
2 9 (1.18%) SAP FI
2 9 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.26%) BASE24
7 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.26%) HFM
7 2 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (0.26%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.92%) SaaS
3 6 (0.79%) Office 365
4 4 (0.52%) 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 32 (4.20%) HTTP
2 16 (2.10%) Internet
3 9 (1.18%) SSL
4 8 (1.05%) LAN
5 7 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.79%) Firewall
7 4 (0.52%) Network Security
8 2 (0.26%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.26%) SSH
8 2 (0.26%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.13%) AMQP
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.13%) DNS
9 1 (0.13%) FTP
9 1 (0.13%) LDAP
9 1 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.13%) SAN
9 1 (0.13%) Skype
9 1 (0.13%) SMTP
9 1 (0.13%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (3.67%) Oracle Database
5 27 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (3.28%) NoSQL
7 23 (3.02%) Redis
8 16 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (2.10%) QlikView
9 14 (1.84%) Big Data
9 14 (1.84%) GIS
10 12 (1.57%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.57%) Relational Database
10 12 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (1.44%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.66%) DB2
13 5 (0.66%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 86 (11.29%) Selenium
2 78 (10.24%) JIRA
3 48 (6.30%) Cucumber
4 34 (4.46%) Maven
5 33 (4.33%) Git (software)
5 33 (4.33%) WebDriver
6 25 (3.28%) JUnit
7 24 (3.15%) HP UFT
8 18 (2.36%) Jenkins
9 17 (2.23%) Ant
9 17 (2.23%) JBehave
9 17 (2.23%) SoapUI
10 14 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (1.31%) LoadRunner
12 9 (1.18%) ClearQuest
12 9 (1.18%) Grunt
13 8 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (1.05%) Subversion
14 7 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (7.09%) Banking
2 31 (4.07%) Retail
3 30 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.41%) Legal
5 15 (1.97%) Marketing
6 10 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.05%) Local Government
7 8 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.92%) Advertising
8 7 (0.92%) French Language
9 6 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.52%) Electronics
10 4 (0.52%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.52%) German Language
10 4 (0.52%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.52%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.39%) Games
11 3 (0.39%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.26%) Back Office
12 2 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 187 (24.54%) Analyst
2 174 (22.83%) Developer
3 85 (11.15%) Project Manager
4 68 (8.92%) Java Developer
5 65 (8.53%) Test Analyst
6 57 (7.48%) Business Analyst
7 49 (6.43%) C# Developer
7 49 (6.43%) Senior Manager
8 46 (6.04%) Architect
9 43 (5.64%) Senior Developer
10 37 (4.86%) Consultant
11 31 (4.07%) Automation Test Analyst
11 31 (4.07%) Senior Project Manager
12 29 (3.81%) Senior Java Developer
13 27 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
14 25 (3.28%) Support Analyst
15 24 (3.15%) Applications Manager
15 24 (3.15%) Delivery Manager
16 22 (2.89%) .NET Developer
17 21 (2.76%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (10.10%) Spring
2 74 (9.71%) .NET
3 61 (8.01%) Hibernate
4 60 (7.87%) AngularJS
5 57 (7.48%) HTML
6 56 (7.35%) ASP.NET
7 52 (6.82%) XML
8 45 (5.91%) CSS
9 40 (5.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (4.86%) Web Services
11 33 (4.33%) Gherkin
12 31 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
13 30 (3.94%) J2EE
13 30 (3.94%) SOAP
14 29 (3.81%) Middleware
15 23 (3.02%) JDBC
16 22 (2.89%) Java EE
16 22 (2.89%) RESTful
17 20 (2.62%) SAP PI
17 20 (2.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 114 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (2.36%) User Experience
3 17 (2.23%) Fintech
3 17 (2.23%) Virtual Team
4 13 (1.71%) Computer Science
4 13 (1.71%) Spread Betting
5 12 (1.57%) FMCG
6 11 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.31%) CESG
7 10 (1.31%) Driving Licence
8 6 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.66%) Life Science
9 5 (0.66%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.66%) NHS
10 4 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (0.39%) Cyber Attack
11 3 (0.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 87 (11.42%) Unix
2 63 (8.27%) Linux
3 47 (6.17%) Windows
4 9 (1.18%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.05%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.92%) Solaris
7 6 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (17.19%) Scrum
3 104 (13.65%) Project Management
4 101 (13.25%) Waterfall
5 94 (12.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 80 (10.50%) ITIL
7 78 (10.24%) PRINCE2
7 78 (10.24%) TDD
8 69 (9.06%) SDLC
9 57 (7.48%) MVC
10 53 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 46 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (5.91%) Mentoring
13 44 (5.77%) Automated Testing
13 44 (5.77%) BDD
13 44 (5.77%) Test Automation
14 43 (5.64%) Manual Testing
15 39 (5.12%) Analytics
15 39 (5.12%) Risk Management
15 39 (5.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 211 (27.69%) SQL
2 201 (26.38%) Java
3 97 (12.73%) C#
4 62 (8.14%) JavaScript
5 55 (7.22%) PL/SQL
6 44 (5.77%) Python
7 32 (4.20%) TypeScript
8 31 (4.07%) Shell Script
9 30 (3.94%) T-SQL
10 20 (2.62%) XQuery
11 14 (1.84%) VB.NET
12 12 (1.57%) Ruby
13 9 (1.18%) VB
14 7 (0.92%) R
15 6 (0.79%) Progress 4GL
16 5 (0.66%) C
16 5 (0.66%) VBA
17 4 (0.52%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.39%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 67 (8.79%) Degree
2 22 (2.89%) ISTQB
3 20 (2.62%) ISEB
4 16 (2.10%) PMP
5 14 (1.84%) CISSP
5 14 (1.84%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.71%) CISA
6 13 (1.71%) CISM
6 13 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.31%) CESG Certified Professional
9 7 (0.92%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.92%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.79%) CIMA
10 6 (0.79%) RHCE
11 5 (0.66%) ACCA
12 4 (0.52%) APMG
12 4 (0.52%) APMP
12 4 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (8.66%) QA
2 29 (3.81%) PMO
3 14 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.57%) SLA
5 11 (1.44%) SDET
6 9 (1.18%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.39%) GxP
9 3 (0.39%) ISAE 3402
9 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.39%) RMADS
10 2 (0.26%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.13%) ISO19770
11 1 (0.13%) P3O
11 1 (0.13%) SEPA
11 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 4 (0.52%) Samba
6 2 (0.26%) Firmware
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.13%) Docker
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%) Grafana
4 5 (0.66%) Graphite
5 4 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (0.52%) MOM
5 4 (0.52%) 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
1 161 (21.13%) Oracle
2 90 (11.81%) Microsoft
3 56 (7.35%) SAP
4 25 (3.28%) Tableau
5 22 (2.89%) Atlassian
5 22 (2.89%) IBM
6 18 (2.36%) HP
7 17 (2.23%) Teradata
8 16 (2.10%) Planview
9 14 (1.84%) VMware
10 12 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (1.44%) Google
12 10 (1.31%) Cisco
12 10 (1.31%) Hyperion
13 8 (1.05%) JD Edwards
14 7 (0.92%) Sage
15 6 (0.79%) Ab Initio
15 6 (0.79%) Informatica
15 6 (0.79%) Progress
15 6 (0.79%) Red Hat
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
james joseph associates
Salary: bonus + Pension + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage Herts
DRIVE SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS LTD
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience from £35K
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum Includes Car + 15% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Commission - Avg Income £40k (Top Reps £60k+)
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago