Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 711 927 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.60% 19.33% 19.40%
As % of the General category 40.42% 44.96% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 577 755 944
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 1759 2062 2156
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 41.07% 42.99% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1611 1687
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £28,400
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -3 201 £55,000 - 7
Letchworth 0 57 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Hemel Hempstead -11 53 £39,000 -8.24%
Hatfield +2 45 £55,000 - 5
Potters Bar +5 40 £44,000 -27.87% 1
Welwyn Garden City +1 32 £32,000 -36.00% 1
Rickmansworth 0 28 £57,500 -2.95% 1
St Albans -12 24 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Stevenage 0 18 £32,500 -27.78% 1
Hertford - 9 £42,423 -
Bishop's Stortford -7 6 £50,000 +33.33%
Hoddesdon -1 3 £65,000 +11.11%
Borehamwood -21 3 £55,000 +17.33%
Tring +6 1 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Hitchin -12 1 £71,000 +202.13%
Welwyn - 1 £60,000 -
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 308 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (24.75%) Java
3 164 (23.07%) SQL
4 139 (19.55%) Oracle
5 108 (15.19%) Scrum
6 96 (13.50%) Degree
7 95 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
8 88 (12.38%) Waterfall
9 84 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 83 (11.67%) Project Management
10 83 (11.67%) PRINCE2
11 79 (11.11%) TDD
11 79 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 75 (10.55%) Microsoft
13 74 (10.41%) .NET
14 71 (9.99%) C#
15 68 (9.56%) SQL Server
15 68 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
16 67 (9.42%) ITIL
16 67 (9.42%) Spring
17 64 (9.00%) JavaScript
18 61 (8.58%) HTML
19 60 (8.44%) XML
20 55 (7.74%) BDD
21 54 (7.59%) JIRA
22 53 (7.45%) QA
23 52 (7.31%) Mentoring
23 52 (7.31%) PL/SQL
24 51 (7.17%) SDLC
24 51 (7.17%) Cucumber

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 29 (4.08%) Tomcat
2 20 (2.81%) CMS
3 16 (2.25%) Confluence
4 13 (1.83%) WebLogic
5 11 (1.55%) SAS
6 8 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (0.98%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.70%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.70%) MS Project Server
9 4 (0.56%) Apache
10 3 (0.42%) JBoss
10 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.28%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.14%) Drupal
12 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 44 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (2.81%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.13%) SPSS
6 5 (0.70%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.14%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.41%) SAP CO
1 10 (1.41%) SAP FI
1 10 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (1.27%) NetSuite
3 7 (0.98%) Primavera
4 6 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.56%) SAP BPC
5 4 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.42%) LabWindows
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.28%) BASE24
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (0.28%) Postilion
7 2 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.84%) SaaS
3 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.56%) IaaS
4 4 (0.56%) Office 365
5 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.38%) HTTP
2 18 (2.53%) VPN
3 13 (1.83%) LAN
4 12 (1.69%) DNS
4 12 (1.69%) Firewall
5 11 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.41%) FTP
6 10 (1.41%) Internet
6 10 (1.41%) SAN
7 9 (1.27%) BGP
7 9 (1.27%) DHCP
7 9 (1.27%) HSRP
7 9 (1.27%) HTTPS
7 9 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 9 (1.27%) OSPF
7 9 (1.27%) SSL
7 9 (1.27%) Telnet
7 9 (1.27%) VLAN
7 9 (1.27%) WAN
7 9 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (3.52%) NoSQL
3 25 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 20 (2.81%) Redis
6 16 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.25%) MySQL
7 10 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (0.98%) Big Data
11 6 (0.84%) QlikView
11 6 (0.84%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.84%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.70%) GIS
12 5 (0.70%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 54 (7.59%) JIRA
2 51 (7.17%) Cucumber
3 49 (6.89%) Selenium
4 34 (4.78%) Git (software)
5 24 (3.38%) Maven
5 24 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (2.67%) WebDriver
7 18 (2.53%) JBehave
7 18 (2.53%) Jenkins
8 17 (2.39%) JUnit
9 13 (1.83%) SoapUI
10 11 (1.55%) Visual Studio
11 10 (1.41%) Ant
12 9 (1.27%) NUnit
12 9 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (1.27%) PowerBuilder
13 7 (0.98%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.70%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.70%) HP UFT
14 5 (0.70%) Jasmine
General
1 41 (5.77%) Retail
2 39 (5.49%) Banking
3 29 (4.08%) Advertising
4 24 (3.38%) Back Office
4 24 (3.38%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.09%) Legal
6 18 (2.53%) Military
7 15 (2.11%) Games
7 15 (2.11%) Marketing
8 14 (1.97%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.55%) Electronics
10 8 (1.13%) Local Government
11 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.56%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.56%) Automotive
12 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.42%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.42%) Publishing
14 2 (0.28%) Billing
14 2 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 184 (25.88%) Developer
2 115 (16.17%) Analyst
3 92 (12.94%) Project Manager
4 80 (11.25%) Java Developer
5 54 (7.59%) Architect
6 45 (6.33%) Consultant
7 37 (5.20%) C# Developer
7 37 (5.20%) Senior Developer
8 34 (4.78%) Business Analyst
9 31 (4.36%) IT Manager
9 31 (4.36%) Senior Manager
9 31 (4.36%) Software Developer
10 30 (4.22%) Delivery Manager
11 26 (3.66%) IT Project Manager
12 25 (3.52%) Applications Manager
13 23 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
14 22 (3.09%) Test Analyst
15 21 (2.95%) Senior Java Developer
16 19 (2.67%) Developer in Test
17 18 (2.53%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (10.41%) .NET
2 67 (9.42%) Spring
3 61 (8.58%) HTML
4 60 (8.44%) XML
5 50 (7.03%) AngularJS
5 50 (7.03%) ASP.NET
6 48 (6.75%) CSS
7 44 (6.19%) Gherkin
8 42 (5.91%) Hibernate
9 40 (5.63%) Web Services
10 34 (4.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (3.52%) J2EE
11 25 (3.52%) RabbitMQ
12 24 (3.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (3.38%) REST
13 22 (3.09%) Java EE
13 22 (3.09%) RESTful
14 20 (2.81%) XSLT
15 19 (2.67%) Apache Cordova
15 19 (2.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.94%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.52%) Fintech
4 19 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.53%) CESG
5 18 (2.53%) Virtual Team
6 17 (2.39%) User Experience
7 16 (2.25%) Client/Server
8 15 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.98%) BBC
10 7 (0.98%) Data Centre
10 7 (0.98%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.84%) NHS
12 4 (0.56%) CESG CLAS
12 4 (0.56%) Replication
13 3 (0.42%) Clustering
13 3 (0.42%) Cyber Attack
13 3 (0.42%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 44 (6.19%) Unix
2 27 (3.80%) Windows
3 19 (2.67%) Linux
4 12 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.56%) Android
5 4 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.42%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.42%) Solaris
7 2 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (43.32%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (15.19%) Scrum
3 88 (12.38%) Waterfall
4 84 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 83 (11.67%) PRINCE2
5 83 (11.67%) Project Management
6 79 (11.11%) TDD
6 79 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 68 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 67 (9.42%) ITIL
9 55 (7.74%) BDD
10 52 (7.31%) Mentoring
11 51 (7.17%) SDLC
12 48 (6.75%) Test Strategy
13 47 (6.61%) Change Management
14 45 (6.33%) MVC
15 41 (5.77%) Test Scripting
16 39 (5.49%) Change Control
17 37 (5.20%) Web Development
18 35 (4.92%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 176 (24.75%) Java
2 164 (23.07%) SQL
3 71 (9.99%) C#
4 64 (9.00%) JavaScript
5 52 (7.31%) PL/SQL
6 27 (3.80%) T-SQL
7 21 (2.95%) TypeScript
8 20 (2.81%) Python
9 18 (2.53%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.69%) C++
11 9 (1.27%) C
11 9 (1.27%) Progress 4GL
11 9 (1.27%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.13%) XQuery
13 7 (0.98%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.84%) VBA
15 4 (0.56%) Ada
15 4 (0.56%) VB
16 3 (0.42%) PHP
16 3 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 96 (13.50%) Degree
2 24 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.09%) PMP
4 21 (2.95%) CISA
4 21 (2.95%) CISM
4 21 (2.95%) CISSP
5 14 (1.97%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (1.55%) CESG Certified Professional
7 11 (1.55%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.41%) CGEIT
8 10 (1.41%) CRISC
9 9 (1.27%) ISEB
9 9 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (0.98%) CIMA
12 6 (0.84%) ACCA
12 6 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
13 4 (0.56%) APMP
13 4 (0.56%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.45%) QA
2 36 (5.06%) SLA
3 29 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (2.67%) PMO
5 16 (2.25%) ISO 9001
6 9 (1.27%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 6 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 6 (0.84%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.70%) GDPR
10 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.56%) MISRA
11 2 (0.28%) DICOM
11 2 (0.28%) HL7
12 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 19770
12 1 (0.14%) P3O
12 1 (0.14%) RMADS
12 1 (0.14%) SEPA
12 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.41%) vSphere
3 9 (1.27%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.98%) Firmware
5 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (0.70%) MOM
2 5 (0.70%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.14%) Aspera SmartTrack
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.14%) SCCM
4 1 (0.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 139 (19.55%) Oracle
2 75 (10.55%) Microsoft
3 49 (6.89%) SAP
4 19 (2.67%) IBM
4 19 (2.67%) Xerox
5 15 (2.11%) Adobe
5 15 (2.11%) Tableau
6 14 (1.97%) Atlassian
6 14 (1.97%) VMware
7 13 (1.83%) Teradata
8 10 (1.41%) JD Edwards
9 9 (1.27%) Ab Initio
9 9 (1.27%) NetApp
9 9 (1.27%) Progress
10 8 (1.13%) Google
10 8 (1.13%) Sage
11 7 (0.98%) HP
11 7 (0.98%) Hyperion
11 7 (0.98%) Virgin Media
12 6 (0.84%) Informatica
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Resource Solutions - Xerox
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Negotiable + 10% Car All + Ex Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Negotiable + 10% Car All + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + be - equity, flexitime
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Excellent Training, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Negotiable + 10% Car All + Ex Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
RCI Financial Services
Posted: 8 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
St. Albans
Mint
Salary: £32000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £75,000 to £75,000 per annum Neg + 10% car All + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hatfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago