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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 395 438 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.90% 17.03% 18.06%
As % of the General category 45.35% 38.42% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 344 364 329
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £68,000 £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 871 1140 918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 39.47% 44.32% 38.28%
Number of salaries quoted 732 899 709
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £67,500
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 March 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 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
Watford -1 140 £54,500 +9.00% 8
Letchworth -1 38 £42,500 - 4
St Albans -3 24 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Hemel Hempstead -10 19 £80,000 +88.23% 2
Potters Bar - 16 £47,500 - 2
Rickmansworth -4 13 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Hatfield +29 10 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Stevenage -11 9 £45,000 +9.75%
Bishop's Stortford -1 8 £50,000 +66.66%
Welwyn Garden City -8 7 £56,000 +1.81%
Hoddesdon -1 2 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Hitchin -4 1 £71,000 +202.12%
Finance
East of England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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

1 372 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (27.15%) Java
2 218 (27.15%) SQL
3 162 (20.17%) Oracle
4 149 (18.56%) Scrum
5 119 (14.82%) Project Management
6 118 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
7 107 (13.33%) C#
8 102 (12.70%) Selenium
9 101 (12.58%) Microsoft
10 97 (12.08%) Waterfall
11 95 (11.83%) Unix
12 93 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 92 (11.46%) MS Excel
14 88 (10.96%) TDD
14 88 (10.96%) Spring
15 86 (10.71%) JIRA
16 84 (10.46%) SQL Server
17 80 (9.96%) .NET
18 74 (9.22%) PRINCE2
19 73 (9.09%) Linux
20 72 (8.97%) ITIL
21 69 (8.59%) Banking
21 69 (8.59%) SDLC
22 68 (8.47%) Degree
22 68 (8.47%) QA
23 67 (8.34%) Hibernate
24 61 (7.60%) JavaScript
25 60 (7.47%) AngularJS
26 59 (7.35%) SAP

Finance
Top Related 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 36 (4.48%) Tomcat
2 29 (3.61%) WebLogic
3 23 (2.86%) CMS
4 22 (2.74%) Confluence
5 19 (2.37%) SAS
6 18 (2.24%) JBoss
6 18 (2.24%) WebSphere
7 16 (1.99%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.49%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.00%) Apache
10 7 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.62%) IIS
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.50%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.50%) MS Project Server
12 4 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.37%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.12%) CICS
Applications
1 92 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 43 (5.35%) MS Office
3 39 (4.86%) MS Visio
4 28 (3.49%) MS Project
5 24 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (1.87%) SPSS
7 1 (0.12%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 11 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.12%) SAP CO
2 9 (1.12%) SAP FI
2 9 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.25%) HFM
8 2 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
8 2 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 2 (0.25%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.62%) Office 365
4 4 (0.50%) SaaS
5 3 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (0.37%) IaaS
5 3 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.25%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.61%) HTTP
2 16 (1.99%) Internet
3 9 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.87%) SSL
5 6 (0.75%) LAN
6 3 (0.37%) Firewall
6 3 (0.37%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.25%) AMQP
7 2 (0.25%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.25%) SSH
8 1 (0.12%) Network Security
8 1 (0.12%) PPP
8 1 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.12%) SAN
8 1 (0.12%) Skype
8 1 (0.12%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (3.61%) Oracle Database
3 27 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (2.74%) Big Data
6 20 (2.49%) Relational Database
7 19 (2.37%) NoSQL
8 18 (2.24%) QlikView
8 18 (2.24%) Redis
9 17 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
10 16 (1.99%) GIS
10 16 (1.99%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.62%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.62%) MySQL
12 11 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (1.00%) DB2
14 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (0.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 102 (12.70%) Selenium
2 86 (10.71%) JIRA
3 51 (6.35%) Cucumber
4 36 (4.48%) Git (software)
5 34 (4.23%) Maven
5 34 (4.23%) WebDriver
6 30 (3.74%) HP UFT
7 27 (3.36%) JUnit
8 17 (2.12%) Jenkins
8 17 (2.12%) SoapUI
9 16 (1.99%) Ant
10 15 (1.87%) JBehave
11 14 (1.74%) Grunt
11 14 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (1.12%) ClearQuest
13 8 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (1.00%) LoadRunner
13 8 (1.00%) Subversion
13 8 (1.00%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (8.59%) Banking
2 39 (4.86%) Retail
3 32 (3.99%) Telecoms
4 26 (3.24%) Legal
5 15 (1.87%) Marketing
6 10 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.12%) Advertising
7 9 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.00%) Local Government
9 7 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.87%) French Language
10 5 (0.62%) German Language
11 4 (0.50%) Games
11 4 (0.50%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.50%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.50%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.37%) Back Office
12 3 (0.37%) Billing
12 3 (0.37%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 205 (25.53%) Analyst
2 179 (22.29%) Developer
3 95 (11.83%) Project Manager
4 81 (10.09%) Test Analyst
5 80 (9.96%) Java Developer
6 62 (7.72%) Business Analyst
7 59 (7.35%) Senior Manager
8 58 (7.22%) Architect
9 53 (6.60%) C# Developer
10 42 (5.23%) Senior Developer
11 39 (4.86%) Senior Project Manager
12 35 (4.36%) Solutions Architect
13 33 (4.11%) Automation Test Analyst
13 33 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
13 33 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
14 31 (3.86%) Consultant
15 27 (3.36%) .NET Developer
15 27 (3.36%) Senior Business Analyst
16 24 (2.99%) Software Developer
16 24 (2.99%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (10.96%) Spring
2 80 (9.96%) .NET
3 67 (8.34%) Hibernate
4 60 (7.47%) AngularJS
5 59 (7.35%) ASP.NET
6 56 (6.97%) XML
7 55 (6.85%) HTML
8 44 (5.48%) Web Services
9 41 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (4.98%) CSS
11 34 (4.23%) Gherkin
11 34 (4.23%) Middleware
11 34 (4.23%) SOAP
12 30 (3.74%) J2EE
13 29 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
14 25 (3.11%) Java EE
15 21 (2.62%) JDBC
15 21 (2.62%) REST
15 21 (2.62%) RESTful
16 19 (2.37%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 118 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (2.62%) Fintech
3 19 (2.37%) Spread Betting
4 18 (2.24%) Computer Science
4 18 (2.24%) User Experience
5 15 (1.87%) Virtual Team
6 14 (1.74%) Client/Server
7 12 (1.49%) FMCG
8 9 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.00%) Driving Licence
10 7 (0.87%) CESG
11 6 (0.75%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.62%) Life Science
12 5 (0.62%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.62%) NHS
13 4 (0.50%) Blog
13 4 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (0.50%) Security Operations Centre
14 3 (0.37%) Clustering
14 3 (0.37%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 95 (11.83%) Unix
2 73 (9.09%) Linux
3 48 (5.98%) Windows
4 15 (1.87%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.25%) Solaris
6 6 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (0.75%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.37%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (18.56%) Scrum
3 119 (14.82%) Project Management
4 97 (12.08%) Waterfall
5 93 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 88 (10.96%) TDD
7 74 (9.22%) PRINCE2
8 72 (8.97%) ITIL
9 69 (8.59%) SDLC
10 59 (7.35%) MVC
11 56 (6.97%) Manual Testing
12 55 (6.85%) Automated Testing
13 52 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 50 (6.23%) BDD
14 50 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
14 50 (6.23%) User Acceptance Testing
15 47 (5.85%) Analytics
16 45 (5.60%) Enterprise Architecture
16 45 (5.60%) Test Automation
16 45 (5.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 218 (27.15%) Java
1 218 (27.15%) SQL
2 107 (13.33%) C#
3 61 (7.60%) JavaScript
4 49 (6.10%) Python
5 48 (5.98%) PL/SQL
6 34 (4.23%) Shell Script
7 31 (3.86%) TypeScript
8 27 (3.36%) T-SQL
9 19 (2.37%) XQuery
10 16 (1.99%) VB.NET
11 11 (1.37%) Ruby
12 8 (1.00%) R
13 6 (0.75%) Progress 4GL
13 6 (0.75%) VB
14 5 (0.62%) C
14 5 (0.62%) VBA
15 4 (0.50%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.37%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 68 (8.47%) Degree
2 33 (4.11%) ISTQB
3 32 (3.99%) ISEB
4 17 (2.12%) PMP
5 15 (1.87%) CISA
6 14 (1.74%) CISSP
6 14 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (1.62%) CISM
8 10 (1.25%) CIMA
8 10 (1.25%) Security Cleared
9 9 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.00%) APMG
10 8 (1.00%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.75%) ACCA
11 6 (0.75%) RHCE
11 6 (0.75%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.62%) APMP
13 4 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.47%) QA
2 34 (4.23%) PMO
3 12 (1.49%) SDET
4 11 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.12%) SLA
6 7 (0.87%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.37%) GxP
8 3 (0.37%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.25%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.25%) RMADS
10 1 (0.12%) ISO19770
10 1 (0.12%) P3O
10 1 (0.12%) SEPA
10 1 (0.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.87%) vSphere
4 6 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.50%) Samba
6 2 (0.25%) Docker
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (0.75%) Grafana
1 6 (0.75%) Graphite
1 6 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (0.75%) Puppet
1 6 (0.75%) vRealize
2 4 (0.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (0.50%) MOM
2 4 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.37%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.25%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.12%) Aspera SmartTrack
5 1 (0.12%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.12%) SCCM
5 1 (0.12%) SCOM
5 1 (0.12%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 162 (20.17%) Oracle
2 101 (12.58%) Microsoft
3 59 (7.35%) SAP
4 27 (3.36%) Tableau
5 25 (3.11%) IBM
6 23 (2.86%) Atlassian
7 18 (2.24%) HP
8 17 (2.12%) Planview
9 16 (1.99%) Teradata
10 14 (1.74%) VMware
11 13 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (1.25%) Cisco
12 10 (1.25%) Sybase
13 7 (0.87%) Computacenter
13 7 (0.87%) Google
13 7 (0.87%) Hyperion
13 7 (0.87%) Sage
14 6 (0.75%) Ab Initio
14 6 (0.75%) Red Hat
14 6 (0.75%) Xamarin
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 + Brilliant Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + £70,000 + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £75,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Includes Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Good basic plus double OTE and Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Kings Langley
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hertfordshire
James Joseph Associates.
Salary: bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield
Ocado Technology
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 8 days ago
Hoddesdon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: 18 days ago