Period
to

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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > North East
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 9 17 17
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 208 119 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 12.48% 10.24% 9.33%
As % of the General category 28.42% 23.94% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 129 91 48
10th Percentile £36,150 - £34,400
25th Percentile £43,453 £31,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,450 £45,345 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.88% +0.77% +5.88%
75th Percentile £78,750 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £66,303 £83,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

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 732 497 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 43.94% 42.77% 46.10%
Number of salaries quoted 434 349 295
10th Percentile £25,313 £24,231 £25,950
25th Percentile £35,750 £31,000 £31,411
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,695 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.93% -1.89% +6.25%
75th Percentile £59,688 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,900 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +11 176 £55,000 +21.29% 27
Durham +1 28 £37,731 -7.64% 7
Northumberland - 3 £75,000 - 1
Cleveland - 1 - -
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 80 (38.46%) Agile
2 49 (23.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (22.12%) Risk Management
3 46 (22.12%) SQL
4 44 (21.15%) Banking
5 41 (19.71%) Fintech
6 40 (19.23%) Attestation
6 40 (19.23%) Apple
6 40 (19.23%) Test Assurance
7 37 (17.79%) AWS
8 35 (16.83%) C#
9 34 (16.35%) Social Skills
10 33 (15.87%) .NET
11 32 (15.38%) Docker
11 32 (15.38%) Kubernetes
12 30 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (14.42%) Software Engineering
13 29 (13.94%) Linux
14 28 (13.46%) Infrastructure as Code
15 26 (12.50%) Azure
16 23 (11.06%) T-SQL
16 23 (11.06%) .NET Core
17 22 (10.58%) DevOps
17 22 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (9.13%) Java
18 19 (9.13%) Microsoft
18 19 (9.13%) SaaS
19 17 (8.17%) Test Automation
20 16 (7.69%) Data Integration
20 16 (7.69%) Scrum

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 10 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.40%) Confluence
3 4 (1.92%) SAS
4 2 (0.96%) Apache
4 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.48%) CMS
5 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.48%) InVision
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.48%) Simulink
2 1 (0.48%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 37 (17.79%) AWS
2 26 (12.50%) Azure
3 19 (9.13%) SaaS
4 16 (7.69%) Power Platform
5 13 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
6 11 (5.29%) Azure Data Factory
7 10 (4.81%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 10 (4.81%) GitHub
8 7 (3.37%) Microsoft 365
9 6 (2.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 6 (2.88%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (2.40%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (2.40%) Figma
10 5 (2.40%) GCP
10 5 (2.40%) IaaS
10 5 (2.40%) PaaS
10 5 (2.40%) Serverless
11 4 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (1.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.92%) Internet
2 3 (1.44%) SMS
3 1 (0.48%) Firewall
3 1 (0.48%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.29%) Data Lake
1 11 (5.29%) Power BI
2 10 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.33%) Apache Hive
3 9 (4.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.33%) Hadoop
3 9 (4.33%) Metadata
3 9 (4.33%) Presto
3 9 (4.33%) Semantic Layer
3 9 (4.33%) Tableau
4 5 (2.40%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.92%) DynamoDB
5 4 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.96%) KNIME
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.81%) Jenkins
1 10 (4.81%) Selenium
2 7 (3.37%) JIRA
3 6 (2.88%) CircleCI
3 6 (2.88%) GitLab
4 5 (2.40%) Cucumber
4 5 (2.40%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.92%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.92%) JMeter
5 4 (1.92%) Postman
5 4 (1.92%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.44%) TestNG
7 1 (0.48%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.48%) Gradle
7 1 (0.48%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
General
1 44 (21.15%) Banking
2 34 (16.35%) Social Skills
3 22 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.25%) Public Sector
5 10 (4.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 9 (4.33%) Retail
7 7 (3.37%) Organisational Skills
8 6 (2.88%) Law
8 6 (2.88%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (1.92%) Fire and Rescue
9 4 (1.92%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (1.44%) Marketing
11 2 (0.96%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.96%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.96%) Games
11 2 (0.96%) Legal
12 1 (0.48%) Automotive
12 1 (0.48%) Electronics
12 1 (0.48%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (17.79%) Developer
2 25 (12.02%) Analyst
3 24 (11.54%) Risk Manager
4 22 (10.58%) C# Developer
5 16 (7.69%) Technology Risk Manager
6 11 (5.29%) Business Analyst
6 11 (5.29%) Data Engineer
7 8 (3.85%) Designer
7 8 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (3.85%) Software Engineer
7 8 (3.85%) UX Designer
8 6 (2.88%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (2.88%) Graduate
9 5 (2.40%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (2.40%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 5 (2.40%) Data Manager
9 5 (2.40%) Development Manager
9 5 (2.40%) Digital Business Analyst
9 5 (2.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (2.40%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.87%) .NET
2 23 (11.06%) .NET Core
3 6 (2.88%) Kafka
3 6 (2.88%) React
4 5 (2.40%) AngularJS
4 5 (2.40%) YAML
5 4 (1.92%) CSS
5 4 (1.92%) Gherkin
5 4 (1.92%) GraphQL
5 4 (1.92%) HTML
5 4 (1.92%) Web Services
6 2 (0.96%) Apache Beam
6 2 (0.96%) Apache NiFi
6 2 (0.96%) JMS
6 2 (0.96%) PySpark
6 2 (0.96%) Samza
6 2 (0.96%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (0.96%) Vue.js
7 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.81%) Social Media
2 9 (4.33%) Data Structures
2 9 (4.33%) User Experience
3 5 (2.40%) Private Cloud
4 4 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (1.92%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.44%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (0.96%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.96%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.48%) Blog
7 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.48%) Housing Association
7 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.48%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.94%) Linux
2 9 (4.33%) Windows
3 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.48%) Android
4 1 (0.48%) CentOS
4 1 (0.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (38.46%) Agile
2 49 (23.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (22.12%) Risk Management
4 41 (19.71%) Fintech
5 40 (19.23%) Attestation
5 40 (19.23%) Test Assurance
6 30 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (14.42%) Software Engineering
7 28 (13.46%) Infrastructure as Code
8 22 (10.58%) DevOps
9 17 (8.17%) Test Automation
10 16 (7.69%) Analytics
10 16 (7.69%) Data Integration
10 16 (7.69%) Scrum
11 15 (7.21%) Data Modelling
12 13 (6.25%) CI/CD
12 13 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
13 12 (5.77%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (5.77%) Software Testing
14 11 (5.29%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.12%) SQL
2 35 (16.83%) C#
3 23 (11.06%) T-SQL
4 19 (9.13%) Java
5 11 (5.29%) Python
6 9 (4.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.37%) Bash
9 5 (2.40%) Go
9 5 (2.40%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.92%) Bicep
10 4 (1.92%) Ruby
11 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.96%) C++
12 2 (0.96%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.96%) R
12 2 (0.96%) Scala
13 1 (0.48%) PHP
13 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.73%) Degree
2 7 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.92%) CCNA
3 4 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.92%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.44%) ISEB
4 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.96%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.96%) IIBA
5 2 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.48%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.48%) CISM
6 1 (0.48%) CISSP
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.48%) GCIH
6 1 (0.48%) GIAC
6 1 (0.48%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.73%) Data Quality
2 11 (5.29%) QA
3 4 (1.92%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (1.92%) Good Clinical Practice
3 4 (1.92%) NIST
4 3 (1.44%) CDISC
5 1 (0.48%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.48%) Automotive SPICE
5 1 (0.48%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.48%) GDPR
5 1 (0.48%) HAZOP
5 1 (0.48%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (15.38%) Docker
2 6 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.85%) Terraform
3 6 (2.88%) Ansible
3 6 (2.88%) Puppet
4 3 (1.44%) Packer
5 1 (0.48%) CASB
5 1 (0.48%) SCCM
5 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (19.23%) Apple
2 19 (9.13%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.73%) Sage
4 11 (5.29%) Databricks
5 6 (2.88%) FIS
5 6 (2.88%) WorldPay
6 4 (1.92%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.92%) CyberArk
6 4 (1.92%) FireEye
6 4 (1.92%) Splunk
6 4 (1.92%) Tanium
6 4 (1.92%) VMware
7 3 (1.44%) OneLogin
8 2 (0.96%) Alteryx
8 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.48%) Adobe
9 1 (0.48%) Citrix
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle
9 1 (0.48%) Qualys
9 1 (0.48%) Sitecore