Period
to 24 January 2022

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 24 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > North East
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 17 16 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 135 89 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 10.16% 9.62% 12.54%
As % of the General category 21.26% 22.31% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 98 75 90
10th Percentile - £34,750 £26,950
25th Percentile £31,250 £42,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £50,000 £39,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +28.21% -19.59%
75th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £61,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +6.56% +1.67%

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 635 399 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.78% 43.14% 46.61%
Number of salaries quoted 381 336 386
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,125 £23,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £43,500 £40,663
Median % change year-on-year -2.30% +6.98% -4.32%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £50,563
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 24 January 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 24 January 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 -5 106 £46,000 -11.96% 46
Durham -6 16 £40,000 +0.63% 10
Northumberland - 2 £34,250 -
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 69 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (40.74%) SQL
3 41 (30.37%) C#
4 40 (29.63%) .NET
5 39 (28.89%) AWS
6 37 (27.41%) Software Engineering
7 36 (26.67%) T-SQL
8 35 (25.93%) Docker
8 35 (25.93%) .NET Core
9 29 (21.48%) Social Skills
10 23 (17.04%) Mentoring
11 22 (16.30%) VB.NET
12 21 (15.56%) Linux
12 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
12 21 (15.56%) Kubernetes
12 21 (15.56%) Infrastructure as Code
13 20 (14.81%) Fintech
13 20 (14.81%) Law
14 18 (13.33%) Banking
14 18 (13.33%) Project Delivery
15 17 (12.59%) SDLC
15 17 (12.59%) Influencing Skills
15 17 (12.59%) Azure
16 16 (11.85%) Waterfall
16 16 (11.85%) TOGAF
16 16 (11.85%) Legacy Systems
17 15 (11.11%) API Development
17 15 (11.11%) Public Sector
17 15 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Excel

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 (9.63%) SAS
2 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.48%) Confluence
3 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.48%) Simulink
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (1.48%) Line 500
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.74%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.74%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 39 (28.89%) AWS
2 17 (12.59%) Azure
3 5 (3.70%) Boomi
3 5 (3.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 5 (3.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 4 (2.96%) Google Analytics
4 4 (2.96%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.22%) Power Platform
5 3 (2.22%) SaaS
6 2 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.48%) Slack
7 1 (0.74%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.74%) Azure Logic Apps
7 1 (0.74%) Azure Monitor
7 1 (0.74%) Azure Sentinel
7 1 (0.74%) Azure Service Bus
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.74%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.74%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.63%) ATM
2 4 (2.96%) Firewall
3 3 (2.22%) Broadband
3 3 (2.22%) Internet
4 2 (1.48%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.74%) DNS
5 1 (0.74%) SAN
5 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.74%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.93%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.22%) Power BI
6 2 (1.48%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.48%) Tableau
7 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.74%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) JIRA
2 2 (1.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.74%) Android Studio
3 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.74%) Gradle
3 1 (0.74%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.74%) Selenium
3 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (21.48%) Social Skills
2 20 (14.81%) Law
3 18 (13.33%) Banking
4 17 (12.59%) Influencing Skills
5 15 (11.11%) Public Sector
6 14 (10.37%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 14 (10.37%) Marketing
7 13 (9.63%) Legal
8 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (6.67%) Retail
9 5 (3.70%) Back Office
10 4 (2.96%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (2.22%) Games
11 3 (2.22%) Presentation Skills
11 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
12 2 (1.48%) Aerospace
12 2 (1.48%) Electronics
12 2 (1.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (34.07%) Developer
2 37 (27.41%) C# Developer
3 19 (14.07%) Architect
4 18 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (11.85%) Analyst
6 7 (5.19%) Consultant
6 7 (5.19%) IT Manager
7 5 (3.70%) Category Manager
7 5 (3.70%) Data Consultant
7 5 (3.70%) Data Protection Consultant
7 5 (3.70%) IT Procurement Manager
7 5 (3.70%) Procurement Manager
7 5 (3.70%) Salesforce Architect
7 5 (3.70%) Salesforce Solution Architect
8 4 (2.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (2.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (2.96%) Digital Transformation
8 4 (2.96%) Digital Transformation Manager
8 4 (2.96%) Systems Manager
8 4 (2.96%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (29.63%) .NET
2 35 (25.93%) .NET Core
3 13 (9.63%) Middleware
4 5 (3.70%) Web Services
5 3 (2.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.48%) CSS
6 2 (1.48%) HTML
6 2 (1.48%) jQuery
7 1 (0.74%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.74%) ARM Templates
7 1 (0.74%) Dagger
7 1 (0.74%) Java EE
7 1 (0.74%) React
7 1 (0.74%) REST
7 1 (0.74%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.74%) Spring
7 1 (0.74%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Legacy Systems
2 13 (9.63%) SWIFT
3 7 (5.19%) User Experience
4 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.96%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.96%) Housing Association
5 4 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.22%) Social Media
7 2 (1.48%) Clustering
7 2 (1.48%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.48%) FMCG
7 2 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.74%) CMDB
8 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) iSeries
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.56%) Linux
2 12 (8.89%) Windows
3 11 (8.15%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.96%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.48%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Unix
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.41%) Software Engineering
3 23 (17.04%) Mentoring
4 21 (15.56%) Infrastructure as Code
5 20 (14.81%) Fintech
6 18 (13.33%) Project Delivery
7 17 (12.59%) SDLC
8 16 (11.85%) TOGAF
8 16 (11.85%) Waterfall
9 15 (11.11%) API Development
10 14 (10.37%) Business Case
10 14 (10.37%) ETL
10 14 (10.37%) Microservices
10 14 (10.37%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 14 (10.37%) Thought Leadership
11 13 (9.63%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 13 (9.63%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (9.63%) Data Architecture
11 13 (9.63%) eTOM
12 12 (8.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 55 (40.74%) SQL
2 41 (30.37%) C#
3 36 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 22 (16.30%) VB.NET
5 6 (4.44%) Java
6 5 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.70%) Python
7 4 (2.96%) C
7 4 (2.96%) VBA
8 3 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.48%) Bash
9 2 (1.48%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.48%) R
10 1 (0.74%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.74%) Perl
10 1 (0.74%) PHP
10 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.74%) Ruby
10 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.22%) Degree
3 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.74%) PhD
4 1 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) GDPR
2 5 (3.70%) QA
3 4 (2.96%) Accessibility
3 4 (2.96%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.48%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.74%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (25.93%) Docker
2 8 (5.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.22%) vSphere
4 2 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (15.56%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.48%) Ansible
3 2 (1.48%) Terraform
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.74%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.74%) Puppet
4 1 (0.74%) SCCM
4 1 (0.74%) SCOM
4 1 (0.74%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.74%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.74%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (3.70%) Dell
3 5 (3.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 4 (2.96%) Google
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle
5 3 (2.22%) VMware
6 2 (1.48%) Sage
7 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.74%) Databricks
7 1 (0.74%) IBM
7 1 (0.74%) Informatica
7 1 (0.74%) Intel
7 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.74%) SAP
7 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.74%) Workday