Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Finance Manager was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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

Finance Manager
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 669 627 662
Rank change year-on-year -42 +35 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Finance Manager 157 238 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 139 207 181
London median annual salary £77,500 £82,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79% +3.57%
10th Percentile £53,500 £50,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £100,000 £101,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,165 70,272 77,901
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 94.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53,697 55,726 67,671
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Finance Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Finance Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Finance Manager in London

Finance Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Finance Manager in London

Finance Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance Manager in London over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance Manager in London

Finance Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Central London -33 13 £64,500 -16.77% 2
West London +21 8 £59,192 -8.94% 3
East London +1 4 £50,000 -
North London - 1 - -
Finance Manager
England

Finance Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, Finance Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Finance Manager in the job title.

1 157 (100.00%) Finance
2 75 (47.77%) Banking
3 65 (41.40%) Front Office
4 58 (36.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (35.67%) Asset Management
6 50 (31.85%) Hedge funds
7 47 (29.94%) Derivative
8 46 (29.30%) Fixed Income
9 43 (27.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 41 (26.11%) Equities
11 38 (24.20%) Charles River
11 38 (24.20%) Calypso
11 38 (24.20%) SimCorp
11 38 (24.20%) Business Analysis
11 38 (24.20%) Front Arena
11 38 (24.20%) thinkFolio
12 35 (22.29%) Performance Management
12 35 (22.29%) SQL
13 32 (20.38%) Investment Management
14 28 (17.83%) Software Engineering
14 28 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (17.83%) DevOps
15 26 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (16.56%) Change Management
16 24 (15.29%) Project Management
16 24 (15.29%) Line Management
17 22 (14.01%) Mentoring
17 22 (14.01%) Markit EDM
17 22 (14.01%) Marketing
17 22 (14.01%) Exotic Derivative

Finance Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 13 (8.28%) Apache
2 8 (5.10%) Apache Spark
3 7 (4.46%) IIS
4 6 (3.82%) Confluence
5 5 (3.18%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.91%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (24.20%) Front Arena
1 38 (24.20%) thinkFolio
2 22 (14.01%) Markit EDM
3 16 (10.19%) Eagle PACE
4 10 (6.37%) SAP BPC
5 5 (3.18%) Bloomberg AIM
6 4 (2.55%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (1.91%) SAP CO
7 3 (1.91%) SAP FI
7 3 (1.91%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (1.27%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.64%) Elite 3E
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.55%) Office 365
4 3 (1.91%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.91%) SaaS
5 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) Firewall
1 2 (1.27%) FTP
1 2 (1.27%) HTTP
1 2 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) Intranet
2 1 (0.64%) LAN
2 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.28%) SAP BW
2 7 (4.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.55%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.91%) Blockchain
4 3 (1.91%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.91%) MariaDB
4 3 (1.91%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.27%) Big Data
5 2 (1.27%) MySQL
6 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (6.37%) JIRA
2 6 (3.82%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.82%) MSBuild
2 6 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (3.82%) TeamCity
3 5 (3.18%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 157 (100.00%) Finance
2 75 (47.77%) Banking
3 65 (41.40%) Front Office
4 22 (14.01%) Marketing
5 14 (8.92%) Back Office
5 14 (8.92%) Legal
6 12 (7.64%) Corporate Banking
7 10 (6.37%) Financial Institution
8 9 (5.73%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.91%) Arabic Language
9 3 (1.91%) French Language
9 3 (1.91%) Law
9 3 (1.91%) Local Government
9 3 (1.91%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (1.91%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.27%) Advertising
10 2 (1.27%) Retail
11 1 (0.64%) Billing
11 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.83%) Web Services
2 6 (3.82%) AngularJS
2 6 (3.82%) J2EE
3 5 (3.18%) J2SE
3 5 (3.18%) React
4 3 (1.91%) LAMP
5 2 (1.27%) .NET
5 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.27%) WPF
6 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.64%) CSS
6 1 (0.64%) Guice
6 1 (0.64%) jQuery
6 1 (0.64%) REST
6 1 (0.64%) SOAP
6 1 (0.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 50 (31.85%) Hedge funds
2 47 (29.94%) Derivative
3 46 (29.30%) Fixed Income
4 43 (27.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 41 (26.11%) Equities
6 22 (14.01%) Exotic Derivative
7 8 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (5.10%) CMDB
7 8 (5.10%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.91%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (1.27%) Clustering
10 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.27%) EPoS
10 2 (1.27%) iPad
10 2 (1.27%) iPhone
10 2 (1.27%) NHS
10 2 (1.27%) Replication
10 2 (1.27%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.10%) Windows
2 7 (4.46%) Linux
3 5 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.91%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 56 (35.67%) Asset Management
3 38 (24.20%) Business Analysis
4 35 (22.29%) Performance Management
5 32 (20.38%) Investment Management
6 28 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (17.83%) DevOps
6 28 (17.83%) Software Engineering
7 26 (16.56%) Change Management
7 26 (16.56%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (15.29%) Line Management
8 24 (15.29%) Project Management
9 22 (14.01%) Mentoring
10 20 (12.74%) Continuous Deployment
11 14 (8.92%) Target Operating Model
12 13 (8.28%) Business Change Management
12 13 (8.28%) Business Transformation
13 12 (7.64%) SDLC
14 11 (7.01%) ERP
14 11 (7.01%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (22.29%) SQL
2 21 (13.38%) C#
3 16 (10.19%) Python
4 7 (4.46%) Ruby
5 6 (3.82%) Java
5 6 (3.82%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.18%) Bash Shell
6 5 (3.18%) Perl
7 4 (2.55%) C
8 1 (0.64%) C++
8 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (6.37%) ACCA
2 9 (5.73%) CIMA
2 9 (5.73%) Degree
3 3 (1.91%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (1.91%) PMP
4 2 (1.27%) CISA
4 2 (1.27%) CISM
4 2 (1.27%) CISSP
4 2 (1.27%) CREST Certified
4 2 (1.27%) CRISC
4 2 (1.27%) IISP
4 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.37%) QA
2 7 (4.46%) PMO
3 3 (1.91%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.27%) COBIT
4 2 (1.27%) GDPR
4 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.64%) SEPA
5 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.18%) Docker
2 3 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.18%) Icinga
1 5 (3.18%) Nagios
1 5 (3.18%) Puppet
1 5 (3.18%) Terraform
2 2 (1.27%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (24.20%) Calypso
1 38 (24.20%) Charles River
1 38 (24.20%) SimCorp
2 18 (11.46%) SAP
3 11 (7.01%) Oracle
4 10 (6.37%) FXall
5 9 (5.73%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.18%) Bloomberg
6 5 (3.18%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.55%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.91%) Citrix
8 3 (1.91%) Sybase
9 2 (1.27%) Apple
9 2 (1.27%) Capita
9 2 (1.27%) Cognos
9 2 (1.27%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.27%) MapR
9 2 (1.27%) Tableau
9 2 (1.27%) Teradata
9 2 (1.27%) VMware