The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hitchin. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Hertfordshire / Hitchin
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 9 1
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 1 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hitchin 4.35% 8.33% 81.25%
As % of the General category 25.00% 20.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Median salary £71,000 £23,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +202.12% -45.97%  
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 Hitchin with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hitchin
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4 5 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hitchin 17.39% 41.67% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 12
Median salary £40,000 £36,750 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.84% -15.51%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Hitchin

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hitchin 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 Hitchin

Finance
Salary Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in Hitchin.

Salary trend for Finance in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hitchin region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Solvency II
2 1 (33.33%) MoSes
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) PnL Attribution

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hitchin 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MoSes
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Information Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Information Risk Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Security Risk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Actuarial Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) PnL Attribution
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Solvency II