Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Finance Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 652 597 613
Rank change year-on-year -55 +16 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Finance Manager 161 263 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 146 239 218
London median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +7.41%
10th Percentile £53,750 £53,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £98,000 £112,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £77,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -9.68% +19.23% +4.00%

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 64,772 69,969 73,714
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.30% 94.65% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 52,934 54,725 63,900
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -42 9 £61,500 -23.13% 6
West London +33 7 £57,500 -11.54% 3
North London - 1 - -
Finance Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Finance
2 84 (52.17%) Banking
3 53 (32.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (32.30%) Front Office
5 50 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (26.09%) Asset Management
6 42 (26.09%) Business Analysis
7 41 (25.47%) Derivative
8 40 (24.84%) Fixed Income
9 37 (22.98%) SQL
9 37 (22.98%) Hedge funds
10 35 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 35 (21.74%) Equities
11 31 (19.25%) Investment Management
12 30 (18.63%) thinkFolio
12 30 (18.63%) SimCorp
12 30 (18.63%) Front Arena
12 30 (18.63%) Calypso
12 30 (18.63%) Charles River
12 30 (18.63%) SDLC
13 28 (17.39%) Project Management
14 27 (16.77%) Change Management
14 27 (16.77%) Markit EDM
15 23 (14.29%) C#
16 21 (13.04%) Web Services
16 21 (13.04%) Marketing
17 20 (12.42%) Performance Management
18 18 (11.18%) Private Banking
18 18 (11.18%) JIRA
18 18 (11.18%) .NET

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 4 (2.48%) Apache
1 4 (2.48%) Apache Spark
1 4 (2.48%) CMS
2 2 (1.24%) Confluence
2 2 (1.24%) IIS
3 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (18.63%) Front Arena
1 30 (18.63%) thinkFolio
2 27 (16.77%) Markit EDM
3 8 (4.97%) SAP CO
3 8 (4.97%) SAP FI
3 8 (4.97%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (3.73%) SAP BPC
5 5 (3.11%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (1.86%) Bloomberg AIM
6 3 (1.86%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (1.24%) NetSuite
7 2 (1.24%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (0.62%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.48%) Office 365
2 4 (2.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) Firewall
2 5 (3.11%) WAN
3 4 (2.48%) BGP
3 4 (2.48%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.48%) EIGRP
3 4 (2.48%) IPsec
3 4 (2.48%) MPLS
3 4 (2.48%) Network Security
3 4 (2.48%) OSPF
3 4 (2.48%) Telepresence
3 4 (2.48%) Unified Communications
3 4 (2.48%) VoIP
3 4 (2.48%) Wireless
4 2 (1.24%) FIX Connectivity
4 2 (1.24%) FTP
4 2 (1.24%) HTTP
4 2 (1.24%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.62%) Internet
5 1 (0.62%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.97%) SAP BW
2 7 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.24%) Blockchain
3 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.24%) MySQL
4 1 (0.62%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 18 (11.18%) JIRA
2 9 (5.59%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.59%) Maven
2 9 (5.59%) MSBuild
2 9 (5.59%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (5.59%) TeamCity
General
1 161 (100.00%) Finance
2 84 (52.17%) Banking
3 52 (32.30%) Front Office
4 21 (13.04%) Marketing
5 18 (11.18%) Private Banking
6 16 (9.94%) Back Office
7 14 (8.70%) Legal
8 13 (8.07%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (2.48%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.48%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.86%) Arabic Language
10 3 (1.86%) French Language
10 3 (1.86%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.86%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (1.86%) Spanish Language
11 2 (1.24%) Law
11 2 (1.24%) Publishing
11 2 (1.24%) Retail
12 1 (0.62%) Advertising
12 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.04%) Web Services
2 18 (11.18%) .NET
3 15 (9.32%) ASP.NET
4 14 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (2.48%) XMPP
6 2 (1.24%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (1.24%) J2EE
6 2 (1.24%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.24%) WPF
7 1 (0.62%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.62%) CSS
7 1 (0.62%) Guice
7 1 (0.62%) jQuery
7 1 (0.62%) REST
7 1 (0.62%) SOAP
7 1 (0.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.47%) Derivative
2 40 (24.84%) Fixed Income
3 37 (22.98%) Hedge funds
4 35 (21.74%) Equities
4 35 (21.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (6.21%) Data Centre
6 9 (5.59%) Exotic Derivative
7 7 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.35%) CMDB
8 4 (2.48%) Clustering
8 4 (2.48%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (1.24%) EPoS
10 2 (1.24%) iPad
10 2 (1.24%) iPhone
10 2 (1.24%) PMI
10 2 (1.24%) Replication
11 1 (0.62%) NHS
11 1 (0.62%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.86%) Windows
1 3 (1.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.24%) Linux
2 2 (1.24%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 50 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (26.09%) Asset Management
3 42 (26.09%) Business Analysis
4 31 (19.25%) Investment Management
5 30 (18.63%) SDLC
6 28 (17.39%) Project Management
7 27 (16.77%) Change Management
8 20 (12.42%) Performance Management
9 16 (9.94%) Mentoring
10 15 (9.32%) Scrum
11 14 (8.70%) Business Change Management
11 14 (8.70%) Post-Production
11 14 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
12 13 (8.07%) Business Transformation
12 13 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (8.07%) DevOps
13 12 (7.45%) Continuous Deployment
13 12 (7.45%) Line Management
13 12 (7.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.98%) SQL
2 23 (14.29%) C#
3 9 (5.59%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.48%) Java
4 4 (2.48%) Python
5 2 (1.24%) C++
5 2 (1.24%) PHP
5 2 (1.24%) Ruby
6 1 (0.62%) C
6 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (5.59%) ACCA
2 7 (4.35%) CIMA
3 5 (3.11%) CCNP
3 5 (3.11%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.48%) CCIE
4 4 (2.48%) CCVP
4 4 (2.48%) Degree
4 4 (2.48%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.86%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.24%) CISA
6 2 (1.24%) CISM
6 2 (1.24%) CISSP
6 2 (1.24%) CREST Certified
6 2 (1.24%) CRISC
6 2 (1.24%) IISP
6 2 (1.24%) PMP
7 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.94%) QA
2 10 (6.21%) PMO
3 3 (1.86%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.24%) COBIT
4 2 (1.24%) GDPR
4 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.62%) SEPA
5 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.48%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (2.48%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (2.48%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.24%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (18.63%) Calypso
1 30 (18.63%) Charles River
1 30 (18.63%) SimCorp
2 15 (9.32%) SAP
3 14 (8.70%) Splunk
4 6 (3.73%) Oracle
5 5 (3.11%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.11%) VMware
6 4 (2.48%) Cisco
6 4 (2.48%) Palo Alto
6 4 (2.48%) Riverbed
7 3 (1.86%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.86%) Citrix
7 3 (1.86%) FXall
7 3 (1.86%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.24%) Apple
8 2 (1.24%) Cognos
8 2 (1.24%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.24%) Tableau