Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > Home Counties
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 8.70% 29.31% 14.81%
As % of the General category 40.00% 45.95% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 8
Home Counties median annual salary £65,000 £53,750 £55,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.93% -2.71% +16.32%
10th Percentile £57,000 £37,500 £50,825
90th Percentile £73,000 £62,500 £95,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - 0.00%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Home Counties
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 21.74% 63.79% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 35 9
Home Counties median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +83.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £93,500 £95,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in the Home Counties

Finance
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Salary trend for Finance in the Home Counties

Finance
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in the Home Counties over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Home Counties region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Law

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP