Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > North East
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 6 19
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 161 250 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.52% 17.12% 10.35%
As % of the General category 39.95% 47.44% 35.46%
Number of salaries quoted 170 202 136
North East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £19,988 £27,500 £26,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £62,567
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 403 527 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.83% 36.10% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 343 429 334
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.91% -12.78%
10th Percentile £17,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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 -5 128 £48,500 +7.78% 44
Durham -17 21 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Northumberland +8 1 £18,750 -70.00% 2
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Finance.

1 44 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (21.12%) Microsoft
3 32 (19.88%) Analytics
4 29 (18.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (16.77%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (16.77%) SQL
6 24 (14.91%) ERP
6 24 (14.91%) Data Analytics
7 22 (13.66%) DevOps
7 22 (13.66%) Adaptive Insights
8 21 (13.04%) Git (software)
9 20 (12.42%) SAP
10 19 (11.80%) ITIL
10 19 (11.80%) .NET
10 19 (11.80%) Banking
10 19 (11.80%) Mentoring
11 17 (10.56%) Coaching
12 16 (9.94%) Docker
12 16 (9.94%) SQL Server
13 15 (9.32%) SLA
13 15 (9.32%) Software Engineering
13 15 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (8.70%) Test Automation
14 14 (8.70%) Financial Modelling
14 14 (8.70%) Puppet
14 14 (8.70%) Ansible
14 14 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (8.70%) Degree
15 13 (8.07%) Business Development
15 13 (8.07%) SAP FI/CO

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 (5.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.73%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.86%) Confluence
5 2 (1.24%) IIS
5 2 (1.24%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.62%) Apache
6 1 (0.62%) JBoss
6 1 (0.62%) Jetty
6 1 (0.62%) SAS
6 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (8.07%) SAP CO
1 13 (8.07%) SAP FI
1 13 (8.07%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (6.21%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (4.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (3.73%) SAP BPC
5 3 (1.86%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.24%) NetSuite
6 2 (1.24%) SAP ERP
6 2 (1.24%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.62%) Infor CloudSuite
7 1 (0.62%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
7 1 (0.62%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.62%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.59%) Office 365
4 8 (4.97%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.11%) SaaS
7 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.62%) IaaS
7 1 (0.62%) PaaS
7 1 (0.62%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.86%) Network Security
1 3 (1.86%) SMS
2 2 (1.24%) Firewall
2 2 (1.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.59%) NoSQL
2 9 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.97%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (4.97%) Big Data
4 7 (4.35%) Power BI
5 5 (3.11%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.48%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.86%) MySQL
7 3 (1.86%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.86%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.86%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.24%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.24%) DB2
8 2 (1.24%) Redis
8 2 (1.24%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.21%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.11%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.11%) JIRA
3 5 (3.11%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.48%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.24%) Ant
5 2 (1.24%) Gradle
5 2 (1.24%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.24%) Subversion
6 1 (0.62%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.62%) JUnit
6 1 (0.62%) Maven
6 1 (0.62%) Selenium
6 1 (0.62%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (11.80%) Banking
2 13 (8.07%) Legal
3 12 (7.45%) Advertising
4 7 (4.35%) Retail
5 4 (2.48%) Law
5 4 (2.48%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.48%) Marketing
6 3 (1.86%) Games
7 2 (1.24%) Back Office
7 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.62%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (19.25%) Analyst
2 28 (17.39%) Consultant
3 20 (12.42%) Recruitment Consultant
4 14 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (7.45%) Developer
5 12 (7.45%) Financial Analyst
6 10 (6.21%) Architect
6 10 (6.21%) IT Manager
6 10 (6.21%) Trainee
6 10 (6.21%) Trainee Consultant
6 10 (6.21%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
7 8 (4.97%) IT Procurement Manager
7 8 (4.97%) Procurement Manager
7 8 (4.97%) Vendor Manager
8 7 (4.35%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.35%) Commercial Manager
9 6 (3.73%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.11%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.11%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.80%) .NET
2 10 (6.21%) ASP.NET
2 10 (6.21%) RESTful
3 8 (4.97%) AngularJS
3 8 (4.97%) HTML
3 8 (4.97%) Kafka
3 8 (4.97%) Node.js
3 8 (4.97%) REST
4 7 (4.35%) React
5 6 (3.73%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (3.73%) CSS
5 6 (3.73%) Middleware
5 6 (3.73%) Web Services
6 5 (3.11%) SOAP
6 5 (3.11%) TensorFlow
7 4 (2.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (2.48%) JSON
7 4 (2.48%) OAuth
8 3 (1.86%) jQuery
8 3 (1.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.21%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.35%) User Experience
4 5 (3.11%) Cloud Native
4 5 (3.11%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.86%) Clustering
6 3 (1.86%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.86%) Fintech
7 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.62%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.62%) LIMS
7 1 (0.62%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.97%) Linux
2 4 (2.48%) Windows
3 3 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.86%) Unix
4 2 (1.24%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (19.88%) Analytics
3 29 (18.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (16.77%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (14.91%) Data Analytics
5 24 (14.91%) ERP
6 22 (13.66%) DevOps
7 19 (11.80%) ITIL
7 19 (11.80%) Mentoring
8 17 (10.56%) Coaching
9 15 (9.32%) Software Engineering
10 14 (8.70%) Financial Modelling
10 14 (8.70%) Test Automation
11 13 (8.07%) Business Development
11 13 (8.07%) Configuration Management
12 12 (7.45%) CRM
13 11 (6.83%) MVC
14 10 (6.21%) Budgeting and Forecasting
15 9 (5.59%) Microservices
15 9 (5.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.77%) SQL
2 13 (8.07%) Java
3 12 (7.45%) C#
4 6 (3.73%) Python
5 5 (3.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.11%) PHP
5 5 (3.11%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.48%) R
7 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.24%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.24%) X++
8 1 (0.62%) ABAP
8 1 (0.62%) C
8 1 (0.62%) C++
8 1 (0.62%) Java 8
8 1 (0.62%) Korn
8 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (8.70%) Degree
2 9 (5.59%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.86%) CISA
5 2 (1.24%) ACCA
5 2 (1.24%) CISM
5 2 (1.24%) CISSP
5 2 (1.24%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.24%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.24%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.62%) CIMA
6 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.32%) SLA
2 3 (1.86%) GDPR
3 2 (1.24%) QA
4 1 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.62%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (9.94%) Docker
2 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (8.70%) Ansible
1 14 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (8.70%) Puppet
2 13 (8.07%) Docker Swarm
2 13 (8.07%) Mesos
3 5 (3.11%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (1.24%) Packer
4 2 (1.24%) SCCM
5 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.62%) MOM
5 1 (0.62%) Nagios
5 1 (0.62%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.66%) Adaptive Insights
3 20 (12.42%) SAP
4 10 (6.21%) Oracle
5 8 (4.97%) Hyperion
6 7 (4.35%) JD Edwards
7 4 (2.48%) Birst
7 4 (2.48%) Tableau
7 4 (2.48%) Workday
8 3 (1.86%) Infor
8 3 (1.86%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.24%) Ariba
9 2 (1.24%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.24%) Citrix
9 2 (1.24%) Epicor
9 2 (1.24%) Progress
9 2 (1.24%) Sage
9 2 (1.24%) Sybase
10 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.62%) Splunk