Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Finance Manager was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 625 617 596
Rank change year-on-year -8 -21 +113
Permanent jobs requiring a Finance Manager 168 231 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 151 220 241
London median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £112,500
England median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% +16.00%

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 63,235 70,007 70,726
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.81% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 51,767 55,693 60,803
London median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -13 11 £70,000 -9.68% 3
West London +14 5 £57,500 -2.13%
North London - 1 - -
Finance Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Finance
2 83 (49.40%) Banking
3 57 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (23.81%) Project Management
6 37 (22.02%) SQL
7 34 (20.24%) Equities
7 34 (20.24%) Front Office
8 33 (19.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 33 (19.64%) Derivative
9 32 (19.05%) Fixed Income
10 30 (17.86%) Private Banking
11 29 (17.26%) C#
12 28 (16.67%) Asset Management
13 27 (16.07%) Business Analysis
13 27 (16.07%) SDLC
14 24 (14.29%) Marketing
14 24 (14.29%) .NET
14 24 (14.29%) Change Management
15 23 (13.69%) Scrum
16 22 (13.10%) Mentoring
17 20 (11.90%) Markit EDM
17 20 (11.90%) Web Services
17 20 (11.90%) PRINCE2
17 20 (11.90%) Calypso
17 20 (11.90%) Charles River
17 20 (11.90%) SimCorp
17 20 (11.90%) Front Arena
17 20 (11.90%) thinkFolio
17 20 (11.90%) Investment Management

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 (7.74%) CMS
2 8 (4.76%) Documentum
3 4 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.19%) IIS
5 1 (0.60%) Confluence
5 1 (0.60%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (11.90%) Front Arena
1 20 (11.90%) Markit EDM
1 20 (11.90%) thinkFolio
2 8 (4.76%) SAP CO
2 8 (4.76%) SAP FI
2 8 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (4.17%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (2.98%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (2.98%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (2.38%) SAP BPC
7 3 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (1.19%) NetSuite
8 2 (1.19%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.60%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.38%) Apigee
4 2 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.74%) BGP
1 13 (7.74%) Cisco IOS
1 13 (7.74%) Cisco Nexus
1 13 (7.74%) EIGRP
1 13 (7.74%) Firewall
1 13 (7.74%) IPsec
1 13 (7.74%) MPLS
1 13 (7.74%) Network Security
1 13 (7.74%) OSPF
1 13 (7.74%) Telepresence
1 13 (7.74%) Unified Communications
1 13 (7.74%) VoIP
1 13 (7.74%) WAN
1 13 (7.74%) Wireless
2 12 (7.14%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.98%) SAP BW
2 4 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (11.31%) JIRA
2 9 (5.36%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.36%) Maven
2 9 (5.36%) MSBuild
2 9 (5.36%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (5.36%) TeamCity
General
1 168 (100.00%) Finance
2 83 (49.40%) Banking
3 34 (20.24%) Front Office
4 30 (17.86%) Private Banking
5 24 (14.29%) Marketing
6 7 (4.17%) Back Office
7 6 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
7 6 (3.57%) Legal
8 4 (2.38%) Advertising
8 4 (2.38%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.38%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.79%) Arabic Language
9 3 (1.79%) French Language
9 3 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.79%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (1.79%) Spanish Language
10 2 (1.19%) Law
10 2 (1.19%) Publishing
10 2 (1.19%) Retail
11 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.29%) .NET
2 20 (11.90%) Web Services
3 19 (11.31%) ASP.NET
4 18 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (7.74%) XMPP
6 12 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (1.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.79%) CSS
9 2 (1.19%) HTML
9 2 (1.19%) J2EE
9 2 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (1.19%) Node.js
9 2 (1.19%) React
9 2 (1.19%) React Native
9 2 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.60%) jQuery
10 1 (0.60%) REST
10 1 (0.60%) SOAP
10 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.24%) Equities
2 33 (19.64%) Derivative
2 33 (19.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 32 (19.05%) Fixed Income
4 20 (11.90%) Hedge funds
5 16 (9.52%) Data Centre
6 13 (7.74%) Clustering
7 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.38%) Social Media
9 3 (1.79%) CMDB
9 3 (1.79%) PMI
9 3 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.60%) Fintech
10 1 (0.60%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (0.60%) Windows
2 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (26.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (23.81%) Project Management
4 28 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 27 (16.07%) Business Analysis
5 27 (16.07%) SDLC
6 24 (14.29%) Change Management
7 23 (13.69%) Scrum
8 22 (13.10%) Mentoring
9 20 (11.90%) Investment Management
9 20 (11.90%) PRINCE2
10 19 (11.31%) Line Management
11 16 (9.52%) Performance Management
12 14 (8.33%) Release Management
13 13 (7.74%) Post-Production
14 12 (7.14%) Client Onboarding
14 12 (7.14%) Contract Negotiation
14 12 (7.14%) ERP
15 11 (6.55%) Target Operating Model
16 10 (5.95%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.02%) SQL
2 29 (17.26%) C#
3 11 (6.55%) Java
4 9 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.36%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.17%) C++
5 7 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (1.19%) PHP
7 1 (0.60%) C
7 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (8.33%) CCNP
1 14 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (7.74%) CCIE
2 13 (7.74%) CCVP
3 8 (4.76%) ACCA
4 7 (4.17%) CIMA
4 7 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.98%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.79%) Degree
7 2 (1.19%) CISA
7 2 (1.19%) CISM
7 2 (1.19%) CISSP
7 2 (1.19%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.19%) CRISC
7 2 (1.19%) IIBA
7 2 (1.19%) IISP
7 2 (1.19%) PMP
8 1 (0.60%) CCNA
8 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.93%) QA
2 14 (8.33%) PMO
3 9 (5.36%) SLA
4 3 (1.79%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.19%) COBIT
5 2 (1.19%) GDPR
5 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (7.74%) Cisco CUCM
1 13 (7.74%) Cisco UCCE
1 13 (7.74%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.19%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 20 (11.90%) Calypso
1 20 (11.90%) Charles River
1 20 (11.90%) SimCorp
2 18 (10.71%) Splunk
3 13 (7.74%) Cisco
3 13 (7.74%) Palo Alto
3 13 (7.74%) Riverbed
4 12 (7.14%) SAP
5 11 (6.55%) Oracle
6 8 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.38%) Adobe
9 3 (1.79%) Maconomy
9 3 (1.79%) VMware
10 2 (1.19%) Reuters
11 1 (0.60%) Murex