Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 13 27
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 -22
Permanent jobs citing Finance 65 82 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 20.97% 12.56% 6.71%
As % of the General category 44.83% 38.32% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 57 104 40
Luton median annual salary £52,500 £33,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% -21.43% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £33,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,500 £60,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.51% -7.50% -

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 145 214 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 46.77% 32.77% 44.11%
Number of salaries quoted 132 172 177
Luton median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,650 £29,225 £23,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,450 £73,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%

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 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Finance.

1 19 (29.23%) Marketing
2 17 (26.15%) Change Management
2 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) Java
4 15 (23.08%) ITIL
4 15 (23.08%) Presales
5 14 (21.54%) SQL
5 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
5 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (20.00%) Retail
6 13 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 13 (20.00%) Oracle
7 12 (18.46%) OO
7 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (18.46%) Business Development
8 11 (16.92%) REST
8 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
8 11 (16.92%) Solaris
8 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
8 11 (16.92%) BCP
9 10 (15.38%) ISO 9001
9 10 (15.38%) .NET
9 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (15.38%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
9 10 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
9 10 (15.38%) GDPR
9 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
10 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server

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 4 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) EngageOne
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.31%) SaaS
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.69%) MarkLogic
4 5 (7.69%) MySQL
5 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.08%) OLAP
6 2 (3.08%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.69%) JUnit
2 5 (7.69%) Mockito
2 5 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 19 (29.23%) Marketing
2 13 (20.00%) Retail
3 7 (10.77%) Publishing
4 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.08%) Advertising
5 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.08%) Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) Developer
1 10 (15.38%) Head of Managed Services
2 6 (9.23%) Analyst
2 6 (9.23%) Architect
2 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
2 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
2 6 (9.23%) Technical Leader
3 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (6.15%) Programme Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Applications Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Applications Support
5 3 (4.62%) Consultant
5 3 (4.62%) Operations Manager
5 3 (4.62%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (4.62%) Support Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Test Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Trainee
5 3 (4.62%) Trainee Analyst
6 2 (3.08%) Supply Chain Project Manager
6 2 (3.08%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) REST
2 10 (15.38%) .NET
3 6 (9.23%) SOAP
3 6 (9.23%) Web Services
4 5 (7.69%) Java EE
4 5 (7.69%) JMS
4 5 (7.69%) Spring
4 5 (7.69%) XML
4 5 (7.69%) XSLT
5 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (3.08%) J2EE
5 2 (3.08%) WCF
5 2 (3.08%) WinForms
5 2 (3.08%) WPF
6 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.54%) CSS
6 1 (1.54%) CSS3
6 1 (1.54%) HTML
6 1 (1.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
2 10 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 8 (12.31%) Fintech
4 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.62%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.08%) Linked Data
7 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Solaris
2 8 (12.31%) Linux
2 8 (12.31%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (26.15%) Change Management
2 15 (23.08%) ITIL
2 15 (23.08%) Presales
3 14 (21.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 12 (18.46%) Business Development
5 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (18.46%) OO
6 11 (16.92%) BCP
7 10 (15.38%) Contingency Planning
7 10 (15.38%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
8 9 (13.85%) ETL
8 9 (13.85%) SOA
9 8 (12.31%) Information Security
9 8 (12.31%) OOA/OOD
9 8 (12.31%) Strategic Planning
10 7 (10.77%) DevOps
10 7 (10.77%) Process Improvement
10 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) Java
2 14 (21.54%) SQL
3 4 (6.15%) C#
3 4 (6.15%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.62%) C
5 2 (3.08%) Go
5 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) ISEB
2 3 (4.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.54%) APMP
4 1 (1.54%) CCDP
4 1 (1.54%) CCNP
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.54%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) GDPR
1 10 (15.38%) ISO 9001
1 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle
3 8 (12.31%) Citrix
3 8 (12.31%) Micro Focus
4 5 (7.69%) SAP
5 4 (6.15%) CA
5 4 (6.15%) OpenText
5 4 (6.15%) Tableau
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) F5
6 1 (1.54%) Juniper