The median annual salary for a Financial Analyst was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Finance Analyst
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 142 151
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 6 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.28% 0.62% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.65% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 17
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% -27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £28,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2057 2456 2588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.98% 95.38% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 2021 2065
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in Hertfordshire

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Financial Analyst in Hertfordshire

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Analyst in Hertfordshire

Financial Analyst
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 -11 2 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Letchworth - 2 £25,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £23,000 -
Financial Analyst
East of England

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) SDLC
4 10 (50.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (35.00%) Fintech
6 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) QA
9 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (15.00%) TDD
9 3 (15.00%) SAP
9 3 (15.00%) Unix
10 2 (10.00%) Windows
10 2 (10.00%) Linux
10 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 2 (10.00%) Java
10 2 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (10.00%) ERP
10 2 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (10.00%) Sage
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.00%) HP
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (10.00%) Project Management
10 2 (10.00%) General Ledger
10 2 (10.00%) Change Management
10 2 (10.00%) Scrum
10 2 (10.00%) BDD

Financial Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 20 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) GWT
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) Java EE
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) SDLC
3 10 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Cash Management
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Presales
7 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Sage
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
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