Period
to 21 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 10 2
Rank change year-on-year -7 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 233 361 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 10.86% 15.12% 18.64%
As % of the General category 39.63% 44.35% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 176 315 471
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,625 £30,800 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,875 £78,750 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 588 814 1,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 27.41% 34.09% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 434 579 873
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,000 £80,000 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Reading

Finance
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in Reading.

Salary trend for Finance in Reading

Finance
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Finance.

1 85 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (31.76%) Degree
3 52 (22.32%) Java
4 45 (19.31%) Microsoft
5 44 (18.88%) Linux
6 40 (17.17%) SQL
7 39 (16.74%) Telecoms
8 38 (16.31%) Manufacturing
8 38 (16.31%) Scrum
8 38 (16.31%) Marketing
8 38 (16.31%) Amazon AWS
9 37 (15.88%) Project Management
10 36 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (15.02%) SAP
11 35 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 33 (14.16%) JavaScript
13 32 (13.73%) Test Automation
13 32 (13.73%) Software Engineering
14 28 (12.02%) QA
14 28 (12.02%) Oracle
15 27 (11.59%) ITIL
15 27 (11.59%) Ansible
15 27 (11.59%) Coaching
16 25 (10.73%) Python
16 25 (10.73%) Programme Management
16 25 (10.73%) BDD
17 24 (10.30%) Digital Marketing
17 24 (10.30%) Electronics
17 24 (10.30%) Management Information System
17 24 (10.30%) Unix

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (4.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (2.58%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.72%) Confluence
3 4 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.29%) CMS
4 3 (1.29%) IIS
4 3 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.86%) Apache
5 2 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (9.87%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (9.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (4.29%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (4.29%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.00%) NetSuite
3 6 (2.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.29%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.43%) HFM
5 1 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.43%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.43%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 38 (16.31%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.87%) SaaS
4 10 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (4.29%) Amazon S3
5 7 (3.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (3.00%) Amazon ELB
5 7 (3.00%) Amazon Glacier
5 7 (3.00%) GitHub
5 7 (3.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.15%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (2.15%) IaaS
7 5 (2.15%) Office 365
7 5 (2.15%) PaaS
8 3 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.87%) DNS
2 10 (4.29%) DHCP
3 9 (3.86%) NAS
3 9 (3.86%) SAN
3 9 (3.86%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.43%) Firewall
5 7 (3.00%) FCoE
5 7 (3.00%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (3.00%) iSCSI
5 7 (3.00%) LAN
5 7 (3.00%) WAN
6 3 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.29%) Network Security
6 3 (1.29%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.86%) Cisco Firepower
7 2 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.86%) Sourcefire
7 2 (0.86%) VSAN
8 1 (0.43%) IPsec
8 1 (0.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.30%) Relational Database
2 19 (8.15%) RDBMS
3 16 (6.87%) MySQL
3 16 (6.87%) SQL Server
4 15 (6.44%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (3.43%) Big Data
9 8 (3.43%) CouchDB
10 7 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (3.00%) Power BI
11 6 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (2.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 5 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (2.15%) Hadoop
12 5 (2.15%) SAP Data Services
12 5 (2.15%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (8.15%) Git (software)
2 18 (7.73%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.29%) Maven
4 8 (3.43%) JIRA
5 6 (2.58%) IntelliJ
6 5 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.72%) Gerrit
7 4 (1.72%) Selenium
7 4 (1.72%) Subversion
7 4 (1.72%) VersionOne
8 2 (0.86%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (16.74%) Telecoms
2 38 (16.31%) Manufacturing
2 38 (16.31%) Marketing
3 24 (10.30%) Electronics
4 21 (9.01%) Banking
5 20 (8.58%) Retail
6 13 (5.58%) Financial Institution
7 7 (3.00%) Advertising
8 4 (1.72%) Billing
8 4 (1.72%) Legal
9 3 (1.29%) Automotive
10 2 (0.86%) Law
10 2 (0.86%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 37 (15.88%) Developer
2 25 (10.73%) Analyst
3 22 (9.44%) Consultant
4 21 (9.01%) Java Developer
5 20 (8.58%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.73%) Project Manager
7 16 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (6.01%) Architect
8 14 (6.01%) Senior Consultant
9 12 (5.15%) Business Analyst
9 12 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (4.72%) Development Manager
10 11 (4.72%) Linux Developer
10 11 (4.72%) Security Consultant
11 10 (4.29%) Administrator
12 9 (3.86%) IT Manager
12 9 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (3.86%) Python Developer
12 9 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.43%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.44%) HTML
2 20 (8.58%) Web Services
2 20 (8.58%) XML
3 15 (6.44%) Spring
4 12 (5.15%) CSS
5 11 (4.72%) J2EE
6 10 (4.29%) Spring Boot
7 9 (3.86%) Java EE
8 8 (3.43%) .NET
8 8 (3.43%) HTML5
8 8 (3.43%) Keycloak
8 8 (3.43%) Spring Cloud
9 7 (3.00%) React
10 6 (2.58%) Kafka
11 4 (1.72%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.72%) CSS3
11 4 (1.72%) JMS
11 4 (1.72%) jQuery
11 4 (1.72%) Redux
11 4 (1.72%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (10.30%) Management Information System
2 22 (9.44%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.58%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (5.15%) Fintech
5 11 (4.72%) Public Cloud
6 10 (4.29%) Digital Currency
7 8 (3.43%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.43%) Replication
8 7 (3.00%) User Experience
9 6 (2.58%) PMI
9 6 (2.58%) Virtual Team
10 5 (2.15%) Client/Server
10 5 (2.15%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.72%) AS400
11 4 (1.72%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.72%) PKI
12 3 (1.29%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.88%) Linux
2 24 (10.30%) Unix
2 24 (10.30%) Windows
3 10 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.72%) Android
4 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.72%) Windows Phone
4 4 (1.72%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.43%) CentOS
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (16.31%) Scrum
3 37 (15.88%) Project Management
4 36 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 32 (13.73%) Test Automation
7 27 (11.59%) Coaching
7 27 (11.59%) ITIL
8 25 (10.73%) BDD
8 25 (10.73%) Programme Management
9 24 (10.30%) Digital Marketing
9 24 (10.30%) Mentoring
10 23 (9.87%) CRM
11 22 (9.44%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (9.44%) SDLC
12 21 (9.01%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (8.15%) Multithreading
13 19 (8.15%) TDD
14 18 (7.73%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 52 (22.32%) Java
2 40 (17.17%) SQL
3 33 (14.16%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.73%) Python
5 14 (6.01%) Shell Script
6 13 (5.58%) Go
7 11 (4.72%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.86%) C#
8 9 (3.86%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.43%) Cython
9 8 (3.43%) Perl
10 7 (3.00%) C++
10 7 (3.00%) Ruby
11 5 (2.15%) Erlang
12 4 (1.72%) RPG
12 4 (1.72%) RPG IV
12 4 (1.72%) RPG/400
13 3 (1.29%) PHP
14 2 (0.86%) C
14 2 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (31.76%) Degree
2 14 (6.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (5.15%) CISM
3 12 (5.15%) CISSP
3 12 (5.15%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.43%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (3.00%) CRISC
6 6 (2.58%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.15%) CISA
7 5 (2.15%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.15%) Master's Degree
7 5 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.72%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.29%) ACCA
9 3 (1.29%) CIMA
9 3 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.86%) PMP
10 2 (0.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.02%) QA
2 10 (4.29%) GDPR
3 9 (3.86%) Data Quality
4 8 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (3.00%) PCI DSS
6 5 (2.15%) PSD2
7 4 (1.72%) PMBOK
8 3 (1.29%) COBIT
9 2 (0.86%) PMO
9 2 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.43%) GAAP
10 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.73%) Docker
2 14 (6.01%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.00%) Samba
4 3 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.86%) Ceph
5 2 (0.86%) ProxySG
5 2 (0.86%) vCloud
5 2 (0.86%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (11.59%) Ansible
2 13 (5.58%) Terraform
3 12 (5.15%) Puppet
4 11 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.00%) SCCM
5 7 (3.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 2 (0.86%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.43%) QRadar
Vendors
1 45 (19.31%) Microsoft
2 35 (15.02%) SAP
3 28 (12.02%) Oracle
4 14 (6.01%) VMware
5 12 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (4.72%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.29%) Tableau
8 8 (3.43%) Infor
9 7 (3.00%) Centrify
10 6 (2.58%) HP
11 5 (2.15%) Cisco
11 5 (2.15%) IBM
11 5 (2.15%) Juniper
11 5 (2.15%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.72%) CA Agile Central
12 4 (1.72%) Epicor
13 3 (1.29%) CODA
13 3 (1.29%) Google
13 3 (1.29%) Sage
13 3 (1.29%) Zend