Period
to 22 September 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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > North East
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 19 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 -8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 118 171 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 10.00% 11.52% 14.85%
As % of the General category 35.65% 29.48% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 104 168 131
North East median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,800 £18,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,875 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 331 580 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.05% 39.08% 37.03%
Number of salaries quoted 256 470 339
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,626
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +0.95% +1.60%
10th Percentile £29,558 £19,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £59,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 September 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 September 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 +2 89 £45,000 +5.88% 37
Durham 0 27 £40,000 -2.44% 8
Northumberland 0 1 £36,000 +92.00%
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 35 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 29 (24.58%) SQL
3 28 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (22.03%) Microsoft Excel
5 25 (21.19%) ITIL
6 16 (13.56%) Analytics
7 13 (11.02%) Hyperion
8 12 (10.17%) Python
8 12 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (10.17%) Data Analytics
8 12 (10.17%) Adaptive Insights
9 11 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (8.47%) Mentoring
10 10 (8.47%) Risk Management
10 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (7.63%) .NET
11 9 (7.63%) Oracle
11 9 (7.63%) Java
11 9 (7.63%) Windows
11 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (7.63%) Firewall
11 9 (7.63%) DevOps
11 9 (7.63%) Waterfall
11 9 (7.63%) Azure
11 9 (7.63%) AWS
12 8 (6.78%) Visualisation
12 8 (6.78%) WordPress
12 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
12 8 (6.78%) Fintech
12 8 (6.78%) Collaborative Working

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 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
1 8 (6.78%) WordPress
2 7 (5.93%) Apache
2 7 (5.93%) IIS
3 5 (4.24%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (22.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.85%) InDesign
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.85%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.85%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.85%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.63%) AWS
1 9 (7.63%) Azure
2 7 (5.93%) SaaS
3 3 (2.54%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.69%) Office 365
5 1 (0.85%) IaaS
5 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) Firewall
2 8 (6.78%) Wireless
3 7 (5.93%) Intranet
4 6 (5.08%) PBX
4 6 (5.08%) VoIP
5 5 (4.24%) BGP
5 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (4.24%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (4.24%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (4.24%) EIGRP
5 5 (4.24%) IOS XR
5 5 (4.24%) OSPF
5 5 (4.24%) SNMP
5 5 (4.24%) TACACS
5 5 (4.24%) VPN
5 5 (4.24%) VXLAN
5 5 (4.24%) WebEx
6 2 (1.69%) SSL
7 1 (0.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.85%) QlikView
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Selenium
2 7 (5.93%) JIRA
3 6 (5.08%) SoapUI
3 6 (5.08%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.24%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.54%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.69%) Gatling
6 2 (1.69%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.69%) JMeter
7 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (5.93%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.08%) Retail
3 3 (2.54%) Banking
4 2 (1.69%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Police
4 2 (1.69%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Games
5 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (37.29%) Analyst
2 17 (14.41%) Financial Analyst
3 9 (7.63%) Applications Support
3 9 (7.63%) Support Analyst
4 7 (5.93%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (5.93%) Risk Analyst
5 6 (5.08%) Business Manager
6 5 (4.24%) Architect
6 5 (4.24%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (4.24%) Developer
6 5 (4.24%) IT Analyst
6 5 (4.24%) QA Automation Engineer
6 5 (4.24%) QA Engineer
6 5 (4.24%) Senior Manager
6 5 (4.24%) Service Analyst
7 4 (3.39%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.39%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (3.39%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.39%) Security Analyst
7 4 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.63%) .NET
2 2 (1.69%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.69%) HTML
2 2 (1.69%) React
2 2 (1.69%) SOAP
3 1 (0.85%) CSS
3 1 (0.85%) Django
3 1 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.85%) HTML5
3 1 (0.85%) Node.js
3 1 (0.85%) REST
3 1 (0.85%) Sass
3 1 (0.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.24%) Virtual Team
3 4 (3.39%) CMDB
3 4 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.69%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.69%) Robotics
5 2 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.85%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) Contactless
6 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.85%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.85%) PMI
6 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.63%) Windows
2 6 (5.08%) Linux
3 4 (3.39%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.69%) Unix
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.19%) ITIL
3 16 (13.56%) Analytics
4 12 (10.17%) Data Analytics
4 12 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (8.47%) Mentoring
6 10 (8.47%) Risk Management
7 9 (7.63%) DevOps
7 9 (7.63%) Waterfall
8 8 (6.78%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (6.78%) Fintech
8 8 (6.78%) Information Security
8 8 (6.78%) Project Delivery
8 8 (6.78%) Project Management
8 8 (6.78%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (6.78%) Scrum
8 8 (6.78%) Visualisation
9 7 (5.93%) IT Governance
9 7 (5.93%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.58%) SQL
2 12 (10.17%) Python
3 9 (7.63%) Java
4 7 (5.93%) C#
4 7 (5.93%) VBA
5 5 (4.24%) C
6 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.69%) Perl
7 2 (1.69%) Ruby
7 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.78%) CCNP
2 8 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.93%) Degree
4 3 (2.54%) CCNA
4 3 (2.54%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.54%) PMP
5 2 (1.69%) CISM
5 2 (1.69%) CISSP
5 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.85%) AAT
6 1 (0.85%) ACCA
6 1 (0.85%) CAPM
6 1 (0.85%) GCIH
6 1 (0.85%) GIAC
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.85%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) QA
2 7 (5.93%) SLA
3 6 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.85%) COBIT
6 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.85%) NIST
6 1 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) Firmware
2 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.24%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.69%) Puppet
2 2 (1.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (29.66%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.02%) Hyperion
3 12 (10.17%) Adaptive Insights
4 9 (7.63%) Oracle
5 8 (6.78%) Cisco
6 5 (4.24%) Atlassian
6 5 (4.24%) Palo Alto
6 5 (4.24%) SolarWinds
6 5 (4.24%) Symantec
7 4 (3.39%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.39%) VMware
8 3 (2.54%) SAP
9 2 (1.69%) Birst
9 2 (1.69%) Micro Focus
9 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.85%) Adobe
10 1 (0.85%) Fiserv
10 1 (0.85%) SnapLogic
10 1 (0.85%) Splunk
10 1 (0.85%) Tableau