Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > North East
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 10 18
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 112 120 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 9.52% 12.10% 11.06%
As % of the General category 23.24% 24.69% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 89 55 125
10th Percentile " £29,600 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £29,558
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £66,542 £62,500 £57,200
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%

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 482 486 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 40.95% 48.99% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 355 311 442
10th Percentile £25,350 £25,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,411 £30,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,695 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.89% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £52,095
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in the North East.

Salary trend for Finance in the North East

Finance
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in the North East over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

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 14 June 2021. 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 -9 102 £46,500 +3.33% 35
Durham +6 10 £55,500 +15.99% 8
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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 59 (52.68%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (44.64%) SQL
3 46 (41.07%) .NET
4 43 (38.39%) AWS
5 42 (37.50%) C#
6 40 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 38 (33.93%) T-SQL
8 37 (33.04%) Docker
8 37 (33.04%) API Development
8 37 (33.04%) .NET Core
9 31 (27.68%) Social Skills
10 19 (16.96%) Fintech
11 18 (16.07%) Mentoring
11 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
12 15 (13.39%) Organisational Skills
13 14 (12.50%) Influencing Skills
13 14 (12.50%) Scrum
13 14 (12.50%) Legal
13 14 (12.50%) Banking
14 13 (11.61%) Infrastructure as Code
14 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (11.61%) Kubernetes
15 12 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (8.93%) Java
16 10 (8.93%) ITIL
17 9 (8.04%) Games
17 9 (8.04%) DevOps
18 8 (7.14%) Business Case
18 8 (7.14%) Retail
18 8 (7.14%) Marketing

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 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 43 (38.39%) AWS
2 8 (7.14%) Azure
3 6 (5.36%) SaaS
4 4 (3.57%) PaaS
5 3 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.68%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.68%) IaaS
5 3 (2.68%) Serverless
6 2 (1.79%) Azure Logic Apps
6 2 (1.79%) Azure Service Bus
6 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.79%) Google Docs
6 2 (1.79%) Google Workspace
6 2 (1.79%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (1.79%) Slack
7 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.89%) AWS CodeCommit
7 1 (0.89%) AWS Step Functions
7 1 (0.89%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) Wireless
2 4 (3.57%) BGP
2 4 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (3.57%) DHCP
2 4 (3.57%) DNS
2 4 (3.57%) ISDN
2 4 (3.57%) OSPF
2 4 (3.57%) VLAN
3 3 (2.68%) SAN
4 1 (0.89%) Broadband
4 1 (0.89%) Firewall
4 1 (0.89%) LAN
4 1 (0.89%) Network Security
4 1 (0.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon QuickSight
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (0.89%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.89%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.89%) Protractor
2 1 (0.89%) Selenium
2 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.89%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (27.68%) Social Skills
2 15 (13.39%) Organisational Skills
3 14 (12.50%) Banking
3 14 (12.50%) Influencing Skills
3 14 (12.50%) Legal
4 13 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.04%) Games
6 8 (7.14%) Marketing
6 8 (7.14%) Retail
7 7 (6.25%) Public Sector
8 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
9 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
9 3 (2.68%) Publishing
10 2 (1.79%) Law
10 2 (1.79%) Police
10 2 (1.79%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.89%) Documentation Skills
11 1 (0.89%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 48 (42.86%) Developer
2 37 (33.04%) C# Developer
3 7 (6.25%) Analyst
3 7 (6.25%) Architect
4 5 (4.46%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 5 (4.46%) Senior Developer
4 5 (4.46%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 5 (4.46%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 5 (4.46%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (3.57%) Digital Executive
5 4 (3.57%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 4 (3.57%) Marketing Executive
5 4 (3.57%) Network Engineer
5 4 (3.57%) Principal Architect
5 4 (3.57%) Product Manager
5 4 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (3.57%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 4 (3.57%) Telecoms Engineer
6 3 (2.68%) Business Analyst
6 3 (2.68%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (41.07%) .NET
2 37 (33.04%) .NET Core
3 8 (7.14%) REST
4 6 (5.36%) Middleware
4 6 (5.36%) SOAP
5 5 (4.46%) Web Services
6 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.79%) COM
7 2 (1.79%) XML
8 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.89%) CSS
8 1 (0.89%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.89%) HTML
8 1 (0.89%) Node.js
8 1 (0.89%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.46%) Social Media
1 5 (4.46%) User Experience
2 4 (3.57%) Blog
2 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.79%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (1.79%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.25%) Windows
1 7 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 5 (4.46%) Linux
2 5 (4.46%) Unix
3 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (1.79%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.68%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 37 (33.04%) API Development
4 19 (16.96%) Fintech
5 18 (16.07%) Mentoring
6 14 (12.50%) Scrum
7 13 (11.61%) Infrastructure as Code
8 12 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (8.93%) ITIL
10 9 (8.04%) DevOps
11 8 (7.14%) Business Case
12 7 (6.25%) Test Automation
13 6 (5.36%) Change Management
13 6 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Management
13 6 (5.36%) Kanban
13 6 (5.36%) Project Management
13 6 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (5.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (44.64%) SQL
2 42 (37.50%) C#
3 38 (33.93%) T-SQL
4 10 (8.93%) Java
5 5 (4.46%) Java 8
5 5 (4.46%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.79%) Python
7 2 (1.79%) VBA
8 1 (0.89%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.89%) C
8 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) CCNP
2 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.68%) CISM
3 3 (2.68%) CISSP
4 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.89%) GIAC
5 1 (0.89%) ISEB
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) GDPR
1 4 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.68%) NIST
3 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.79%) QA
3 2 (1.79%) SLA
4 1 (0.89%) COBIT
4 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.89%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (33.04%) Docker
2 7 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (11.61%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.57%) SmoothWall
3 3 (2.68%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.68%) Nagios
3 3 (2.68%) SCCM
3 3 (2.68%) SCOM
4 2 (1.79%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 18 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 5 (4.46%) Google
3 5 (4.46%) IBM
3 5 (4.46%) Pega
4 4 (3.57%) Cisco
4 4 (3.57%) HP
4 4 (3.57%) Meraki
4 4 (3.57%) Mitel
4 4 (3.57%) ProCurve
4 4 (3.57%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (2.68%) McAfee
5 3 (2.68%) SolarWinds
5 3 (2.68%) VMware
6 2 (1.79%) Genesys
6 2 (1.79%) Sun
7 1 (0.89%) Informatica
7 1 (0.89%) Sage
7 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.89%) SAP