Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 7 17
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 43 70 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 11.11% 15.77% 11.50%
As % of the General category 33.59% 38.04% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36 60 44
Luton median annual salary £75,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -23.08% +42.86%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,125 £32,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £63,750 £77,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%

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 128 184 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 33.07% 41.44% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 99 96 212
Luton median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -8.70% +27.78%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £26,825
90th Percentile £83,000 £70,000 £77,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%

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 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 23 (53.49%) Service Delivery
2 20 (46.51%) Change Management
2 20 (46.51%) ITIL
3 17 (39.53%) SaaS
4 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (37.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (34.88%) ISO 9001
5 15 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (34.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (34.88%) Business Development
5 15 (34.88%) Data Centre
5 15 (34.88%) Presales
5 15 (34.88%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
5 15 (34.88%) Contingency Planning
5 15 (34.88%) GDPR
5 15 (34.88%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 14 (32.56%) Oracle
7 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
7 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
8 12 (27.91%) Information Security
8 12 (27.91%) Retail
8 12 (27.91%) Citrix
8 12 (27.91%) Micro Focus
8 12 (27.91%) BCP
8 12 (27.91%) Solaris
8 12 (27.91%) Strategic Planning
8 12 (27.91%) Marketing
9 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (20.93%) Fintech
11 8 (18.60%) Waterfall

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:

Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (39.53%) SaaS
2 16 (37.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (34.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MarkLogic
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
1 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.33%) Power BI
2 1 (2.33%) QlikView
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) JIRA
2 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.65%) JUnit
2 2 (4.65%) Mockito
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (27.91%) Marketing
1 12 (27.91%) Retail
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Publishing
4 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Head of Managed Services
2 6 (13.95%) Programme Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Release Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Architect
4 3 (6.98%) Designer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Designer
4 3 (6.98%) Senior UX Designer
4 3 (6.98%) UX Designer
5 2 (4.65%) Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Developer
5 2 (4.65%) ERP Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.65%) PMO Officer
5 2 (4.65%) Project Management Officer
5 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Project Officer
5 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Consultant
6 1 (2.33%) Project Planner
6 1 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Java EE
1 2 (4.65%) JMS
1 2 (4.65%) REST
1 2 (4.65%) Spring
1 2 (4.65%) XML
1 2 (4.65%) XSLT
2 1 (2.33%) Kafka
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Data Centre
2 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
3 9 (20.93%) Fintech
4 5 (11.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (6.98%) User Experience
6 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Service Delivery
2 20 (46.51%) Change Management
2 20 (46.51%) ITIL
3 16 (37.21%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (34.88%) Business Development
4 15 (34.88%) Contingency Planning
4 15 (34.88%) Presales
4 15 (34.88%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
4 15 (34.88%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 12 (27.91%) BCP
5 12 (27.91%) Information Security
5 12 (27.91%) Strategic Planning
6 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.60%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.95%) Logistics
8 6 (13.95%) People Management
9 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.63%) Release Management
9 5 (11.63%) SDLC
9 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Java
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
1 5 (11.63%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (2.33%) CCNA
2 1 (2.33%) CCNP
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (34.88%) GDPR
1 15 (34.88%) ISO 9001
1 15 (34.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.91%) Citrix
3 12 (27.91%) Micro Focus
4 3 (6.98%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) F5
5 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.33%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Workday