Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England > North East
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 18 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Finance 109 164 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.20% 11.74% 17.06%
As % of the General category 32.54% 34.24% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 89 174 211
North East median annual salary £39,087 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.41% +7.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,750 £20,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,442 £73,875 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 335 479 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.27% 34.29% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 259 414 473
North East median annual salary £45,000 £42,291 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.41% +5.73% +2.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £18,238 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,183 £62,500
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.77% +4.00%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 90 £39,000 -19.59% 55
Durham -3 17 £40,000 -2.44% 5
Northumberland +3 1 £36,000 +92.00% 1
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
4 21 (19.27%) Project Management
5 19 (17.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (16.51%) DevOps
7 17 (15.60%) ITIL
8 15 (13.76%) SQL
9 14 (12.84%) Python
10 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Office
10 13 (11.93%) Risk Management
11 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2
12 10 (9.17%) Service Management
12 10 (9.17%) Waterfall
12 10 (9.17%) Azure
13 9 (8.26%) Coaching
13 9 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (8.26%) Project Delivery
13 9 (8.26%) Active Directory
14 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
14 8 (7.34%) Test Automation
14 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
14 8 (7.34%) AWS
15 7 (6.42%) AngularJS
15 7 (6.42%) Analytics
15 7 (6.42%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 7 (6.42%) Windows
16 6 (5.50%) JMeter
16 6 (5.50%) Information Security
16 6 (5.50%) VMware

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 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
1 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (23.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.92%) InDesign
5 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) assyst
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.92%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.17%) Azure
2 8 (7.34%) AWS
3 3 (2.75%) PaaS
3 3 (2.75%) SaaS
4 2 (1.83%) Office 365
5 1 (0.92%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.92%) Datadog
5 1 (0.92%) Serverless
5 1 (0.92%) Slack
5 1 (0.92%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) BGP
1 4 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (3.67%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (3.67%) Cisco ISE
1 4 (3.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (3.67%) EIGRP
1 4 (3.67%) Firewall
1 4 (3.67%) IOS XR
1 4 (3.67%) OSPF
1 4 (3.67%) PBX
1 4 (3.67%) SNMP
1 4 (3.67%) SSL
1 4 (3.67%) TACACS
1 4 (3.67%) VoIP
1 4 (3.67%) VPN
1 4 (3.67%) VXLAN
1 4 (3.67%) WebEx
1 4 (3.67%) Wireless
2 3 (2.75%) Broadband
3 1 (0.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.83%) EDMS
5 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.92%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Cucumber
1 6 (5.50%) JMeter
2 5 (4.59%) Gatling
2 5 (4.59%) HP UFT
3 4 (3.67%) Selenium
4 2 (1.83%) JIRA
5 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.92%) GitLab
5 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.92%) Postman
General
1 6 (5.50%) Retail
2 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.67%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.75%) Digital Economy
5 2 (1.83%) Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.83%) Police
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (24.77%) Analyst
2 10 (9.17%) Project Manager
3 9 (8.26%) Developer
4 8 (7.34%) Test Engineer
5 7 (6.42%) Senior Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Business Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) DevOps Specialist
7 5 (4.59%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (4.59%) IT Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Service Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Business Data Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Product Owner
8 4 (3.67%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Service Control Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Change Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Performance Manager
9 3 (2.75%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.42%) AngularJS
2 6 (5.50%) .NET
2 6 (5.50%) CSS
2 6 (5.50%) HTML
3 5 (4.59%) HTML5
3 5 (4.59%) REST
3 5 (4.59%) Web Services
4 4 (3.67%) Ajax
4 4 (3.67%) JDBC
4 4 (3.67%) LDAP
4 4 (3.67%) ODBC
4 4 (3.67%) SAML
4 4 (3.67%) SOAP
4 4 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (3.67%) XML
5 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.83%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.83%) Node.js
6 2 (1.83%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.75%) Virtual Team
3 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.83%) Robotics
3 2 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.92%) PMI
4 1 (0.92%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (0.92%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) Windows
2 3 (2.75%) Linux
3 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.28%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.27%) Project Management
3 19 (17.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (16.51%) DevOps
5 17 (15.60%) ITIL
6 13 (11.93%) Risk Management
7 11 (10.09%) PRINCE2
8 10 (9.17%) Service Management
8 10 (9.17%) Waterfall
9 9 (8.26%) Coaching
9 9 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (8.26%) Project Delivery
10 8 (7.34%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.34%) Test Automation
11 7 (6.42%) Analytics
11 7 (6.42%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 6 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.50%) Process Improvement
12 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 6 (5.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.76%) SQL
2 14 (12.84%) Python
3 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.59%) C#
4 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.59%) VBA
5 4 (3.67%) C
6 3 (2.75%) Java
6 3 (2.75%) Ruby
7 2 (1.83%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.83%) Perl
7 2 (1.83%) PHP
8 1 (0.92%) C++
8 1 (0.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Degree
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.67%) CCNP
2 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.75%) PMP
3 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.83%) CISM
4 2 (1.83%) CISSP
5 1 (0.92%) CAPM
5 1 (0.92%) CISA
5 1 (0.92%) CRISC
5 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.92%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.59%) PMO
1 5 (4.59%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) QA
3 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.92%) COBIT
4 1 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) Terraform
2 4 (3.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.67%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.75%) Puppet
4 1 (0.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) VMware
3 4 (3.67%) Cisco
3 4 (3.67%) Hyperion
3 4 (3.67%) Palo Alto
3 4 (3.67%) Sage
3 4 (3.67%) ServiceNow
3 4 (3.67%) SolarWinds
3 4 (3.67%) Symantec
4 3 (2.75%) Adaptive Insights
4 3 (2.75%) Blue Prism
4 3 (2.75%) BT
4 3 (2.75%) IBM
4 3 (2.75%) Openreach
5 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.92%) Adobe
6 1 (0.92%) Citrix
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle
6 1 (0.92%) SAP
6 1 (0.92%) Sony