Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Finance Manager was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 669 643 688
Rank change year-on-year -26 +45 -89
Permanent jobs requiring a Finance Manager 166 199 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 150 166 164
London median annual salary £77,500 £85,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +25.93% -3.57%
10th Percentile £50,675 £45,000 £50,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £101,250 £106,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -10.34% +11.54% -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 66,797 67,051 79,029
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 95.47% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 54,491 55,531 68,467
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -27 11 £83,750 +19.64%
West London +9 8 £59,192 -12.31% 5
East London +7 8 £52,500 -
Finance Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Finance
2 65 (39.16%) Banking
3 63 (37.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (33.73%) Front Office
4 56 (33.73%) Asset Management
5 46 (27.71%) Hedge funds
6 40 (24.10%) Derivative
7 39 (23.49%) Fixed Income
8 37 (22.29%) SQL
9 36 (21.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 34 (20.48%) Equities
11 33 (19.88%) Investment Management
12 32 (19.28%) Performance Management
12 32 (19.28%) Charles River
13 31 (18.67%) Calypso
13 31 (18.67%) thinkFolio
13 31 (18.67%) SimCorp
13 31 (18.67%) Front Arena
14 30 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (18.07%) Software Engineering
14 30 (18.07%) DevOps
15 28 (16.87%) Business Analysis
16 27 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (15.06%) Project Management
17 25 (15.06%) Line Management
18 24 (14.46%) Mentoring
19 22 (13.25%) Exotic Derivative
20 21 (12.65%) Microsoft Excel
21 20 (12.05%) SAP
21 20 (12.05%) C#

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 14 (8.43%) Apache
2 11 (6.63%) IIS
3 8 (4.82%) Apache Spark
4 7 (4.22%) Confluence
5 6 (3.61%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.01%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.81%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (12.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (18.67%) Front Arena
1 31 (18.67%) thinkFolio
2 16 (9.64%) Eagle PACE
3 15 (9.04%) Markit EDM
4 10 (6.02%) SAP BPC
5 5 (3.01%) Bloomberg AIM
5 5 (3.01%) NetSuite
6 4 (2.41%) Infor SunSystems
7 3 (1.81%) Elite 3E
7 3 (1.81%) SAP CO
7 3 (1.81%) SAP FI
7 3 (1.81%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (1.20%) SAP Business One
9 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.60%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.41%) Office 365
4 3 (1.81%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) Firewall
1 2 (1.20%) FTP
1 2 (1.20%) HTTP
1 2 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.60%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) Intranet
2 1 (0.60%) LAN
2 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.43%) SAP BW
1 14 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.41%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (1.81%) Blockchain
4 3 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.81%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.81%) MariaDB
4 3 (1.81%) MySQL
4 3 (1.81%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.20%) Big Data
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (6.02%) JIRA
2 7 (4.22%) Vagrant
3 6 (3.61%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.61%) MSBuild
3 6 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (3.61%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 166 (100.00%) Finance
2 65 (39.16%) Banking
3 56 (33.73%) Front Office
4 20 (12.05%) Marketing
5 13 (7.83%) Financial Institution
6 12 (7.23%) Legal
7 10 (6.02%) Back Office
8 9 (5.42%) Corporate Banking
9 7 (4.22%) Private Banking
10 6 (3.61%) Advertising
11 5 (3.01%) Law
12 3 (1.81%) Billing
12 3 (1.81%) Local Government
12 3 (1.81%) Retail
13 1 (0.60%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.60%) French Language
13 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.60%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.24%) Web Services
2 8 (4.82%) J2EE
3 5 (3.01%) AngularJS
3 5 (3.01%) J2SE
3 5 (3.01%) MSMQ
3 5 (3.01%) React
3 5 (3.01%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.81%) LAMP
5 2 (1.20%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.20%) WPF
6 1 (0.60%) Guice
6 1 (0.60%) RESTful
6 1 (0.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 46 (27.71%) Hedge funds
2 40 (24.10%) Derivative
3 39 (23.49%) Fixed Income
4 36 (21.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 34 (20.48%) Equities
6 22 (13.25%) Exotic Derivative
7 9 (5.42%) Management Information System
8 8 (4.82%) CMDB
8 8 (4.82%) Mainframe
9 5 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (3.01%) Fintech
10 4 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.81%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.81%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (1.81%) PMI
11 3 (1.81%) User Experience
12 2 (1.20%) Clustering
12 2 (1.20%) EPoS
12 2 (1.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.83%) Linux
1 13 (7.83%) Windows
2 7 (4.22%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.01%) Unix
5 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 56 (33.73%) Asset Management
3 33 (19.88%) Investment Management
4 32 (19.28%) Performance Management
5 30 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (18.07%) DevOps
5 30 (18.07%) Software Engineering
6 28 (16.87%) Business Analysis
7 27 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (15.06%) Line Management
8 25 (15.06%) Project Management
9 24 (14.46%) Mentoring
10 19 (11.45%) Continuous Deployment
11 16 (9.64%) PRINCE2
12 14 (8.43%) Change Management
13 13 (7.83%) Deployment Automation
13 13 (7.83%) SDLC
14 12 (7.23%) ERP
15 10 (6.02%) Incident Management
15 10 (6.02%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.29%) SQL
2 20 (12.05%) C#
3 19 (11.45%) Python
4 8 (4.82%) Java
4 8 (4.82%) Ruby
5 6 (3.61%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.61%) Perl
5 6 (3.61%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.01%) C
6 5 (3.01%) VBA
7 4 (2.41%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.81%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.20%) C++
10 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) ACCA
2 12 (7.23%) CIMA
3 9 (5.42%) Degree
4 7 (4.22%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.22%) PMP
5 6 (3.61%) PMI Certification
6 5 (3.01%) CISM
6 5 (3.01%) CISSP
6 5 (3.01%) CRISC
6 5 (3.01%) SANS
7 3 (1.81%) CFA
7 3 (1.81%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.63%) QA
2 8 (4.82%) GDPR
3 5 (3.01%) COBIT
4 3 (1.81%) PMO
5 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.60%) MiFID
5 1 (0.60%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (4.22%) Docker
2 3 (1.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (4.22%) Terraform
2 6 (3.61%) Icinga
2 6 (3.61%) Nagios
2 6 (3.61%) Puppet
3 3 (1.81%) RSA Archer
4 1 (0.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (19.28%) Charles River
2 31 (18.67%) Calypso
2 31 (18.67%) SimCorp
3 20 (12.05%) SAP
4 10 (6.02%) FXall
5 9 (5.42%) Oracle
5 9 (5.42%) ServiceNow
6 7 (4.22%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.61%) Infor
7 6 (3.61%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.01%) Bloomberg
9 4 (2.41%) Aderant
10 3 (1.81%) Citrix
10 3 (1.81%) Sage
10 3 (1.81%) Sybase
11 2 (1.20%) Apple
11 2 (1.20%) Cognos
11 2 (1.20%) Epicor
11 2 (1.20%) Hyperion
11 2 (1.20%) VMware