Period
to 23 November 2020

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 23 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 22 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Finance 67 98 157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 8.76% 8.72% 10.96%
As % of the General category 30.88% 33.33% 31.09%
Number of salaries quoted 74 86 166
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £48,569
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -17.64% +7.93%
10th Percentile £32,875 £27,750 £19,302
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 217 294 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.37% 26.16% 35.27%
Number of salaries quoted 191 229 425
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,300 £18,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +6.80%

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 23 November 2020.

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 23 November 2020. 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 58 £50,000 +26.44% 16
Durham -9 7 £42,000 +5.00% 13
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2020, 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 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) .NET
3 19 (28.36%) SQL
4 18 (26.87%) C#
5 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
5 15 (22.39%) .NET Core
6 14 (20.90%) JIRA
6 14 (20.90%) MVC
6 14 (20.90%) Linux
7 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
7 13 (19.40%) Scrum
7 13 (19.40%) Atlassian
7 13 (19.40%) Confluence
7 13 (19.40%) Bitbucket
7 13 (19.40%) Docker
8 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
9 9 (13.43%) Fintech
9 9 (13.43%) Public Sector
10 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
10 8 (11.94%) Supplier Management
11 7 (10.45%) Java
11 7 (10.45%) DevOps
11 7 (10.45%) Azure
12 6 (8.96%) SaaS
12 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (8.96%) Analytics
12 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
12 6 (8.96%) Data Analysis
12 6 (8.96%) 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 13 (19.40%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Azure
2 6 (8.96%) SaaS
3 4 (5.97%) AWS
4 2 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.49%) FinancialForce
5 1 (1.49%) GCP
5 1 (1.49%) IaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Office 365
5 1 (1.49%) PaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) DNS
1 1 (1.49%) HTTP
1 1 (1.49%) SAN
1 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) Big Data
2 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.99%) Data Lake
3 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) Power BI
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) JIRA
2 13 (19.40%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) Selenium
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.99%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (13.43%) Public Sector
2 3 (4.48%) Publishing
3 2 (2.99%) Local Government
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Developer
2 12 (17.91%) C# Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Applications Support
4 6 (8.96%) Architect
4 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Vendor Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.48%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (4.48%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.48%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Support Specialist
8 2 (2.99%) Content Designer
8 2 (2.99%) Designer
8 2 (2.99%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Product Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (2.99%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) .NET
2 15 (22.39%) .NET Core
3 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
4 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (4.48%) HTML
5 3 (4.48%) Spring
6 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.99%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.49%) CSS
7 1 (1.49%) EDI
7 1 (1.49%) LAMP
7 1 (1.49%) Laravel
7 1 (1.49%) React
7 1 (1.49%) REST
7 1 (1.49%) RESTful
7 1 (1.49%) SOAP
7 1 (1.49%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.49%) Symfony
7 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) User Experience
4 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.49%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.49%) FMCG
4 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.49%) Unix
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.39%) Software Engineering
3 14 (20.90%) MVC
4 13 (19.40%) Scrum
5 9 (13.43%) Fintech
6 8 (11.94%) Supplier Management
7 7 (10.45%) DevOps
8 6 (8.96%) Analytics
8 6 (8.96%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (8.96%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.46%) Performance Management
9 5 (7.46%) Project Management
9 5 (7.46%) SDLC
10 4 (5.97%) Business Case
10 4 (5.97%) ITIL
10 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.97%) Test Automation
11 3 (4.48%) ITIL V3
11 3 (4.48%) Microservices
11 3 (4.48%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) C#
3 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
4 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.45%) Java
6 5 (7.46%) Python
7 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.99%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) Ruby
8 1 (1.49%) Java 8
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
8 1 (1.49%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) PMO
3 1 (1.49%) GDPR
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) MiFID
System Software
1 13 (19.40%) Docker
2 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Ansible
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (2.99%) SCCM
1 2 (2.99%) Terraform
2 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.49%) Packer
2 1 (1.49%) QRadar
2 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Atlassian
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) VMware
4 1 (1.49%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.49%) Citrix
4 1 (1.49%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Proofpoint
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.49%) Splunk
4 1 (1.49%) Symantec