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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 44 55 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 20.28% 18.77% 9.67%
As % of the General category 44.90% 45.45% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 47
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,750 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £78,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 98 121 113
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 45.16% 41.30% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 73 147 212
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) Marketing
3 15 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 15 (18.75%) Project Management
4 13 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.25%) Waterfall
5 11 (13.75%) SQL
5 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
5 11 (13.75%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (12.50%) SDLC
6 10 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.50%) Analytics
6 10 (12.50%) Degree
6 10 (12.50%) HTML
6 10 (12.50%) CSS
7 9 (11.25%) Scrum
7 9 (11.25%) ITIL
7 9 (11.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (11.25%) Matrix Management
7 9 (11.25%) Logistics
7 9 (11.25%) Supplier Management
7 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (11.25%) Software Delivery
8 8 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (10.00%) HTML5
8 8 (10.00%) Retail
8 8 (10.00%) CRM
8 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (10.00%) Web Services

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 3 (3.75%) Apache
1 3 (3.75%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (3.75%) IIS
2 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.50%) Simulink
2 2 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.50%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.50%) SAP R/3
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.25%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.25%) BGP
2 1 (1.25%) DWDM
2 1 (1.25%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.25%) HSRP
2 1 (1.25%) MPLS
2 1 (1.25%) OSPF
2 1 (1.25%) SSL
2 1 (1.25%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.25%) Big Data
6 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.25%) Impala
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.25%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.25%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.25%) JIRA
1 5 (6.25%) Selenium
1 5 (6.25%) Subversion
1 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 5 (6.25%) WebStorm
2 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (2.50%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.25%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 21 (26.25%) Marketing
2 8 (10.00%) Retail
3 6 (7.50%) Back Office
4 4 (5.00%) Banking
4 4 (5.00%) Billing
5 3 (3.75%) Legal
5 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Developer
2 12 (15.00%) Analyst
2 12 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 7 (8.75%) Digital Project Manager
4 7 (8.75%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (7.50%) Architect
5 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Angular Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.00%) UI Developer
8 3 (3.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Development Manager
8 3 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 10 (12.50%) CSS
1 10 (12.50%) HTML
2 8 (10.00%) HTML5
2 8 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (10.00%) Web Services
3 6 (7.50%) .NET
3 6 (7.50%) J2EE
4 5 (6.25%) CSS3
4 5 (6.25%) EJB
4 5 (6.25%) JDBC
4 5 (6.25%) JMS
4 5 (6.25%) Node.js
4 5 (6.25%) Servlets
4 5 (6.25%) Visualforce
5 4 (5.00%) XML
6 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.75%) jQuery
6 3 (3.75%) WCF
6 3 (3.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) Algorithms
4 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.50%) User Experience
5 3 (3.75%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.50%) CMDB
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) Fintech
6 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.50%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Unix
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
2 3 (3.75%) Solaris
3 2 (2.50%) Android
3 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 15 (18.75%) Project Management
3 13 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (16.25%) Waterfall
4 11 (13.75%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (12.50%) Analytics
5 10 (12.50%) SDLC
6 9 (11.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (11.25%) ITIL
6 9 (11.25%) Logistics
6 9 (11.25%) Matrix Management
6 9 (11.25%) Scrum
6 9 (11.25%) Software Delivery
6 9 (11.25%) Supplier Management
7 8 (10.00%) Change Management
7 8 (10.00%) CRM
8 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.75%) Data Transformation
8 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) C#
3 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.75%) Python
5 3 (3.75%) R
6 2 (2.50%) ABAP
6 2 (2.50%) Java
6 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.25%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.50%) ISEB
3 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.25%) CCNA
4 1 (1.25%) CCNP
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.75%) PMO
3 3 (3.75%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (8.75%) Oracle
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (6.25%) Cisco
3 5 (6.25%) hybris
3 5 (6.25%) Perforce
3 5 (6.25%) SAP
4 4 (5.00%) Citrix
4 4 (5.00%) VMware
5 2 (2.50%) Adobe
5 2 (2.50%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.25%) F5
6 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.25%) Juniper
6 1 (1.25%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.25%) Splunk
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