Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 8 19
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 95 102 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 23.69% 14.33% 9.34%
As % of the General category 46.34% 39.08% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 75 115 65
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -22.68%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,800 £65,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 Luton with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 205 261 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 51.12% 36.66% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 127 213 163
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £87,200 £73,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -1.10%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Luton

Finance
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Finance in Luton

Finance
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Luton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Luton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (26.32%) Marketing
4 23 (24.21%) Retail
5 22 (23.16%) .NET
6 19 (20.00%) SQL
6 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (17.89%) C#
8 15 (15.79%) Java
8 15 (15.79%) Web Services
9 14 (14.74%) Project Management
9 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (13.68%) SDLC
10 13 (13.68%) MVC
11 12 (12.63%) OO
11 12 (12.63%) ETL
11 12 (12.63%) Supplier Management
11 12 (12.63%) REST
12 11 (11.58%) Process Improvement
12 11 (11.58%) SOA
12 11 (11.58%) Windows
12 11 (11.58%) Linux
13 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET
13 10 (10.53%) CSS
13 10 (10.53%) JavaScript
13 10 (10.53%) HTML
13 10 (10.53%) T-SQL
13 10 (10.53%) Oracle
13 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
13 10 (10.53%) Degree

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 6 (6.32%) IIS
2 4 (4.21%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) EngageOne
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Exstream
2 2 (2.11%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.05%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) OneDrive
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) Firewall
2 3 (3.16%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.05%) BGP
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.05%) DWDM
4 1 (1.05%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.05%) HSRP
4 1 (1.05%) MPLS
4 1 (1.05%) OSPF
4 1 (1.05%) SSL
4 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.21%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.16%) MarkLogic
5 3 (3.16%) MySQL
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.11%) OLAP
6 2 (2.11%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.11%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.11%) SAP HANA
6 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.32%) Subversion
3 4 (4.21%) HP UFT
3 4 (4.21%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (4.21%) Selenium
4 3 (3.16%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.16%) JIRA
4 3 (3.16%) JUnit
4 3 (3.16%) Mockito
4 3 (3.16%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.05%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (26.32%) Marketing
2 23 (24.21%) Retail
3 5 (5.26%) Back Office
3 5 (5.26%) Publishing
4 4 (4.21%) Legal
4 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.16%) Billing
6 2 (2.11%) Advertising
6 2 (2.11%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.11%) Banking
7 1 (1.05%) Front Office
7 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (21.05%) Developer
2 11 (11.58%) Architect
3 10 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 10 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.42%) Analyst
5 7 (7.37%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.32%) Angular Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Technical Leader
6 6 (6.32%) Test Manager
7 5 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.21%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Junior
8 4 (4.21%) Lead Business Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Support Manager
9 3 (3.16%) Agile Development Manager
9 3 (3.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.16%) .NET
2 15 (15.79%) Web Services
3 12 (12.63%) REST
4 10 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 10 (10.53%) CSS
4 10 (10.53%) HTML
5 9 (9.47%) HTML5
6 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (6.32%) J2EE
7 6 (6.32%) JMS
7 6 (6.32%) jQuery
7 6 (6.32%) SOAP
7 6 (6.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (5.26%) WCF
8 5 (5.26%) WPF
8 5 (5.26%) XML
9 4 (4.21%) Java EE
9 4 (4.21%) Spring
9 4 (4.21%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.21%) User Experience
4 4 (4.21%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.16%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.11%) Linked Data
7 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Linux
1 11 (11.58%) Windows
2 6 (6.32%) Unix
3 5 (5.26%) Solaris
4 2 (2.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.05%) Android
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (14.74%) Project Management
4 13 (13.68%) MVC
4 13 (13.68%) SDLC
5 12 (12.63%) ETL
5 12 (12.63%) OO
5 12 (12.63%) Supplier Management
6 11 (11.58%) Process Improvement
6 11 (11.58%) SOA
7 10 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.47%) DevOps
8 9 (9.47%) Presales
8 9 (9.47%) Test Strategy
8 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.42%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (8.42%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.42%) Test Planning
9 8 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.00%) SQL
2 17 (17.89%) C#
3 15 (15.79%) Java
4 10 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.21%) C
6 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.11%) ABAP
7 2 (2.11%) Go
7 2 (2.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (10.53%) Degree
2 6 (6.32%) ISEB
3 3 (3.16%) CCNP
3 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.16%) DBS Check
3 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (2.11%) CCNA
4 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.05%) APMP
5 1 (1.05%) CCDP
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.05%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) PMO
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Dollar Universe
2 3 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.53%) Oracle
2 8 (8.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.32%) Cisco
3 6 (6.32%) SAP
4 4 (4.21%) CA
4 4 (4.21%) OpenText
4 4 (4.21%) Tableau
5 3 (3.16%) CA Agile Central
5 3 (3.16%) Citrix
5 3 (3.16%) F5
5 3 (3.16%) hybris
5 3 (3.16%) Perforce
5 3 (3.16%) VMware
6 2 (2.11%) Juniper
6 2 (2.11%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.05%) Adobe
7 1 (1.05%) Appcelerator
7 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.05%) HP
7 1 (1.05%) Hyperion