Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 2 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 77 95 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 17.19% 23.75% 15.03%
As % of the General category 48.43% 45.89% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 65 75 116
Luton median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +17.65% +1.19%
10th Percentile £57,500 £31,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £72,500 £86,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% +11.11%

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 159 207 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 35.49% 51.75% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 106 127 219
Luton median annual salary £65,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.50% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,625 £27,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £72,500 £87,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 38 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.96%) Line Management
3 26 (33.77%) Coaching
3 26 (33.77%) Programme Management
4 18 (23.38%) Retail
5 15 (19.48%) E-Commerce
5 15 (19.48%) Marketing
6 14 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (18.18%) Email Marketing
6 14 (18.18%) Social Media
6 14 (18.18%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 14 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (18.18%) Scrum
6 14 (18.18%) Workday
6 14 (18.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 13 (16.88%) Java
8 12 (15.58%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (14.29%) Network Optimisation
10 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.39%) Oracle
11 8 (10.39%) Project Management
11 8 (10.39%) Legal
11 8 (10.39%) Software Delivery
12 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.09%) Hibernate
12 7 (9.09%) Spring
12 7 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
12 7 (9.09%) CSS
12 7 (9.09%) HTML
12 7 (9.09%) J2EE

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 7 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) Big Data
1 7 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.30%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 18 (23.38%) Retail
2 15 (19.48%) Marketing
3 8 (10.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Law
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Programme Manager
2 14 (18.18%) Architect
2 14 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 7 (9.09%) Developer
3 7 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (7.79%) Big Data Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Software Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Software Test Manager
5 5 (6.49%) Test Manager
6 3 (3.90%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.90%) IT Manager
6 3 (3.90%) Technical Manager
7 2 (2.60%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 7 (9.09%) CSS
1 7 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 7 (9.09%) HTML
1 7 (9.09%) HTML5
1 7 (9.09%) J2EE
1 7 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Social Media
2 12 (15.58%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.19%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.19%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.30%) EPoS
5 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (38.96%) Line Management
3 26 (33.77%) Coaching
3 26 (33.77%) Programme Management
4 15 (19.48%) E-Commerce
5 14 (18.18%) Email Marketing
5 14 (18.18%) Scrum
5 14 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (14.29%) Network Optimisation
7 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
8 8 (10.39%) Project Management
8 8 (10.39%) Software Delivery
9 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.79%) Decision-Making
10 6 (7.79%) DevOps
10 6 (7.79%) ITIL
10 6 (7.79%) Matrix Management
10 6 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.49%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) Java
2 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) ISEB
2 5 (6.49%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.19%) MBA
3 4 (5.19%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.19%) PMP
4 1 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) PMO
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (18.18%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 14 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
1 14 (18.18%) Workday
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Cadence
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.30%) IBM
4 1 (1.30%) Tableau