Period
to 22 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > North East
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 12 31
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Finance 143 245 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.07% 14.25% 7.23%
As % of the General category 45.40% 35.61% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 133 224 76
North East median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,125 £25,313
90th Percentile £57,450 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +1.85%

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 the North East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 315 688 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.38% 40.02% 30.06%
Number of salaries quoted 237 577 316
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,365 £61,450 £55,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in the North East

Finance
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Finance in the North East

Finance
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in the North East over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Finance in the North East

Finance
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the North East region over the 6 months to 22 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -10 95 £42,500 +6.25% 28
Durham -4 43 £35,250 -20.34% 9
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 North East region with a requirement for Finance.

1 46 (32.17%) SQL
2 35 (24.48%) Microsoft
3 28 (19.58%) ITIL
4 24 (16.78%) Oracle
5 22 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 21 (14.69%) Hyperion
6 21 (14.69%) Analytics
7 20 (13.99%) Java
7 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (12.59%) Degree
8 18 (12.59%) Adaptive Insights
9 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (11.89%) ERP
10 16 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (11.19%) Fintech
11 15 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (10.49%) Data Analytics
12 14 (9.79%) SLA
12 14 (9.79%) SAP
13 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (9.09%) Banking
14 12 (8.39%) Scrum
14 12 (8.39%) Management Information System
14 12 (8.39%) Mentoring
14 12 (8.39%) SDLC
15 11 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
15 11 (7.69%) Linux
15 11 (7.69%) Python
16 10 (6.99%) C#

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.90%) Apache
2 7 (4.90%) IIS
2 7 (4.90%) WordPress
3 5 (3.50%) Confluence
4 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.40%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 22 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.59%) SAP BPC
2 7 (4.90%) SAP CO
2 7 (4.90%) SAP FI
2 7 (4.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (3.50%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (2.80%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (2.10%) Cognos Controller
5 3 (2.10%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (2.10%) HFM
6 2 (1.40%) NetSuite
6 2 (1.40%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.70%) BPCS
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.70%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) SaaS
2 8 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.80%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (2.80%) Office 365
3 4 (2.80%) Power Platform
4 2 (1.40%) IaaS
4 2 (1.40%) PaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.70%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.70%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.90%) Firewall
1 7 (4.90%) Intranet
2 4 (2.80%) Wireless
3 3 (2.10%) Network Security
4 2 (1.40%) DNS
4 2 (1.40%) MPLS
4 2 (1.40%) SSL
4 2 (1.40%) VLAN
5 1 (0.70%) DHCP
5 1 (0.70%) DSL
5 1 (0.70%) IMAP
5 1 (0.70%) LAN
5 1 (0.70%) NaaS
5 1 (0.70%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.70%) Skype
5 1 (0.70%) SMTP
5 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.70%) VoIP
5 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.29%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.50%) QlikView
5 4 (2.80%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.80%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.10%) Power BI
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.40%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.70%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.70%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.59%) JIRA
2 6 (4.20%) Selenium
3 5 (3.50%) SoapUI
3 5 (3.50%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.80%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.10%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.70%) Gradle
6 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.70%) Maven
6 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (9.09%) Banking
2 6 (4.20%) Legal
2 6 (4.20%) Retail
3 5 (3.50%) Law
4 4 (2.80%) Marketing
5 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.40%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Electronics
6 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (41.96%) Analyst
2 20 (13.99%) Financial Analyst
3 19 (13.29%) Support Analyst
4 17 (11.89%) Applications Support
5 16 (11.19%) Applications Support Analyst
6 12 (8.39%) Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Test Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) Architect
9 6 (4.20%) DBA
10 5 (3.50%) Administrator
10 5 (3.50%) Head of IT
10 5 (3.50%) Head of Security
10 5 (3.50%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (3.50%) Junior
10 5 (3.50%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Junior Support Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Performance Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.50%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.99%) .NET
2 5 (3.50%) HTML
3 4 (2.80%) AngularJS
3 4 (2.80%) RESTful
4 3 (2.10%) CSS
4 3 (2.10%) CSS3
4 3 (2.10%) HTML5
4 3 (2.10%) Kafka
4 3 (2.10%) Web Services
5 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.40%) React
6 1 (0.70%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.70%) Angular 2
6 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.70%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.70%) Node.js
6 1 (0.70%) SOAP
6 1 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.19%) Fintech
3 12 (8.39%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.90%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.50%) Clustering
6 4 (2.80%) CMDB
6 4 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.10%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.40%) Replication
9 1 (0.70%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.70%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.70%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.69%) Linux
2 7 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (4.20%) Windows
4 3 (2.10%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.40%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.40%) Unix
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.58%) ITIL
2 21 (14.69%) Analytics
3 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.89%) ERP
5 16 (11.19%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (10.49%) Data Analytics
6 15 (10.49%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.39%) Mentoring
8 12 (8.39%) Scrum
8 12 (8.39%) SDLC
9 11 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (6.29%) Coaching
10 9 (6.29%) Defect Management
10 9 (6.29%) Test Automation
11 8 (5.59%) Requirements Analysis
11 8 (5.59%) Supplier Management
12 7 (4.90%) Business Continuity
12 7 (4.90%) Content Management
12 7 (4.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (32.17%) SQL
2 20 (13.99%) Java
3 11 (7.69%) Python
4 10 (6.99%) C#
5 9 (6.29%) C++
5 9 (6.29%) COBOL
6 8 (5.59%) VBA
7 5 (3.50%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.50%) Perl
7 5 (3.50%) Ruby
8 3 (2.10%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.70%) ABAP
9 1 (0.70%) Java 8
9 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.59%) Degree
2 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (4.90%) CCNA
3 7 (4.90%) CISA
3 7 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.50%) CCNP
4 5 (3.50%) CISM
4 5 (3.50%) CISSP
5 4 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.80%) ISEB
5 4 (2.80%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.10%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.10%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.40%) ACCA
7 2 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.70%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) SLA
2 9 (6.29%) QA
3 5 (3.50%) GDPR
3 5 (3.50%) HIPAA
3 5 (3.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.10%) PMO
5 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.40%) Docker
2 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) Puppet
2 5 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.40%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (24.48%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.78%) Oracle
3 21 (14.69%) Hyperion
4 18 (12.59%) Adaptive Insights
5 14 (9.79%) SAP
6 7 (4.90%) Cisco
6 7 (4.90%) ServiceNow
7 5 (3.50%) JD Edwards
7 5 (3.50%) Tableau
8 4 (2.80%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.80%) Infor
8 4 (2.80%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.10%) Birst
9 3 (2.10%) Cognos
9 3 (2.10%) Tagetik
9 3 (2.10%) VMware
10 2 (1.40%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.40%) Micro Focus
10 2 (1.40%) SnapLogic
10 2 (1.40%) Workday