Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 351 649 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 15.12% 18.73% 17.41%
As % of the General category 44.37% 44.94% 43.27%
Number of salaries quoted 307 468 744
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,875 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -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 791 1444 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 34.07% 41.67% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 564 861 1306
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £28,825 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Finance.

1 83 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (23.08%) SQL
3 61 (17.38%) Java
4 60 (17.09%) Project Management
5 55 (15.67%) Banking
6 54 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 54 (15.38%) Linux
7 50 (14.25%) Degree
7 50 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
8 49 (13.96%) C#
9 46 (13.11%) Telecoms
10 45 (12.82%) SaaS
11 42 (11.97%) .NET
11 42 (11.97%) SQL Server
12 40 (11.40%) QA
13 39 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 38 (10.83%) Python
15 37 (10.54%) HTML
16 36 (10.26%) Bash Shell
16 36 (10.26%) DevOps
17 35 (9.97%) Retail
18 33 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (9.40%) Git (software)
19 32 (9.12%) PRINCE2
20 31 (8.83%) ITIL
20 31 (8.83%) CSS
21 30 (8.55%) C++
21 30 (8.55%) Marketing
22 29 (8.26%) Scrum
23 28 (7.98%) Microsoft Project

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 17 (4.84%) WebLogic
2 12 (3.42%) Apache
3 7 (1.99%) CMS
4 4 (1.14%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.14%) IIS
4 4 (1.14%) Kentico
4 4 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.14%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.85%) JBoss
5 3 (0.85%) SAS
6 2 (0.57%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.57%) Magnolia
6 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.57%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.57%) WordPress
7 1 (0.28%) Confluence
7 1 (0.28%) FormScape
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (7.98%) Microsoft Project
2 25 (7.12%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (5.13%) MS Visio
4 16 (4.56%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (3.42%) Unit4 Business World
2 10 (2.85%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.57%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.57%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.57%) SAP FI-AP
6 2 (0.57%) SAP FI-AR
6 2 (0.57%) SAP PS
6 2 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.82%) SaaS
2 24 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.42%) FinancialForce
5 4 (1.14%) Force.com
6 3 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.85%) Tricentis Tosca
7 2 (0.57%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.57%) Data Lake Analytics
7 2 (0.57%) GitHub
7 2 (0.57%) Office 365
7 2 (0.57%) PaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.28%) IaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Route 53
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.56%) Firewall
2 12 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (2.85%) IPsec
4 9 (2.56%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (2.56%) DMVPN
4 9 (2.56%) FWSM
4 9 (2.56%) SSL
4 9 (2.56%) VPN
4 9 (2.56%) WAN
5 8 (2.28%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.28%) VoIP
6 7 (1.99%) DNS
6 7 (1.99%) MPLS
7 5 (1.42%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.42%) HTTP
7 5 (1.42%) Internet
8 4 (1.14%) FTP
8 4 (1.14%) NAS
8 4 (1.14%) SAN
9 3 (0.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.97%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.70%) MongoDB
3 15 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (3.42%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (3.42%) QlikView
5 6 (1.71%) Big Data
6 5 (1.42%) DTS
6 5 (1.42%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.85%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.85%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.85%) KNIME
7 3 (0.85%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.85%) Power BI
8 2 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.57%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.57%) InfluxDB
8 2 (0.57%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.28%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (9.40%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.42%) JIRA
2 12 (3.42%) Selenium
3 9 (2.56%) WebDriver
4 7 (1.99%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.42%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.14%) Maven
6 4 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.14%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.85%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.85%) Gatling
7 3 (0.85%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.85%) JBehave
7 3 (0.85%) JMeter
7 3 (0.85%) Ranorex
7 3 (0.85%) RSpec
7 3 (0.85%) Subversion
8 2 (0.57%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.57%) ProtoShare
8 2 (0.57%) WinDbg
General
1 55 (15.67%) Banking
2 46 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 35 (9.97%) Retail
4 30 (8.55%) Marketing
5 21 (5.98%) Legal
5 21 (5.98%) Manufacturing
6 15 (4.27%) Financial Institution
7 14 (3.99%) Electronics
8 11 (3.13%) Advertising
9 9 (2.56%) Billing
9 9 (2.56%) Digital Economy
10 5 (1.42%) Publishing
11 3 (0.85%) Front Office
11 3 (0.85%) Games
11 3 (0.85%) Law
12 2 (0.57%) Back Office
12 2 (0.57%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Automotive
13 1 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 58 (16.52%) Developer
2 50 (14.25%) Analyst
3 47 (13.39%) Consultant
4 34 (9.69%) Project Manager
5 23 (6.55%) Architect
6 21 (5.98%) .NET Developer
7 18 (5.13%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.56%) Security Consultant
9 15 (4.27%) Administrator
9 15 (4.27%) Applications Support
9 15 (4.27%) Junior
10 14 (3.99%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (3.99%) C# Developer
10 14 (3.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 14 (3.99%) Software Consultant
11 13 (3.70%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.42%) Analyst Developer
12 12 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 12 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 12 (3.42%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.97%) .NET
2 37 (10.54%) HTML
3 31 (8.83%) CSS
4 19 (5.41%) Web Services
5 17 (4.84%) XML
6 13 (3.70%) jQuery
7 12 (3.42%) ASP.NET
8 11 (3.13%) RESTful
9 9 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (2.28%) Ajax
10 8 (2.28%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.99%) CSS3
11 7 (1.99%) HTML5
11 7 (1.99%) SOAP
11 7 (1.99%) WCF
12 5 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (1.42%) CGI
12 5 (1.42%) REST
12 5 (1.42%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.55%) Fintech
3 22 (6.27%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.42%) Linux Command Line
4 12 (3.42%) Reinsurance
4 12 (3.42%) Smart Meter
5 9 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.56%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.28%) PMI
7 7 (1.99%) User Experience
8 6 (1.71%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.71%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.71%) PKI
8 6 (1.71%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.42%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.42%) Digital Currency
9 5 (1.42%) Social Media
10 4 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.85%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 54 (15.38%) Linux
2 20 (5.70%) Windows
3 11 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.85%) Unix
5 7 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.85%) Android
7 3 (0.85%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (17.09%) Project Management
3 36 (10.26%) DevOps
4 33 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (9.12%) PRINCE2
6 31 (8.83%) ITIL
7 29 (8.26%) Scrum
8 27 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (7.12%) ERP
10 24 (6.84%) Risk Management
11 23 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (6.27%) Change Management
12 22 (6.27%) Test Automation
13 20 (5.70%) Release Management
13 20 (5.70%) SDLC
14 19 (5.41%) Business Analysis
14 19 (5.41%) CRM
15 18 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
15 18 (5.13%) Project Planning
15 18 (5.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (23.08%) SQL
2 61 (17.38%) Java
3 54 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 49 (13.96%) C#
5 38 (10.83%) Python
6 36 (10.26%) Bash Shell
7 30 (8.55%) C++
8 21 (5.98%) Perl
9 17 (4.84%) Tcl
10 15 (4.27%) C
11 8 (2.28%) X++
12 7 (1.99%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.99%) VB
13 6 (1.71%) R
14 5 (1.42%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.42%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.42%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.14%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.85%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (14.25%) Degree
2 22 (6.27%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.56%) ACCA
3 16 (4.56%) CIMA
4 15 (4.27%) PMI Certification
5 14 (3.99%) CISSP
6 13 (3.70%) CISM
6 13 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 12 (3.42%) SC Cleared
8 9 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (1.99%) PMP
10 6 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.42%) CCNA
12 3 (0.85%) CISA
12 3 (0.85%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.85%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.85%) PhD
12 3 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.85%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (11.40%) QA
2 20 (5.70%) PMO
3 15 (4.27%) GDPR
4 13 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (3.42%) GAAP
6 11 (3.13%) PCI DSS
7 6 (1.71%) SLA
8 2 (0.57%) COBIT
8 2 (0.57%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.57%) WAI
9 1 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.28%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.85%) Docker
3 3 (0.85%) NFS
3 3 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (7.69%) Ansible
1 27 (7.69%) Puppet
2 22 (6.27%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.56%) Nessus
3 9 (2.56%) Nmap
4 3 (0.85%) Grafana
4 3 (0.85%) Nagios
5 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.41%) Oracle
2 26 (7.41%) SAP
3 18 (5.13%) Cisco
4 14 (3.99%) Cassiopae
5 13 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 13 (3.70%) Sage
5 13 (3.70%) Xero
6 12 (3.42%) Cognos
6 12 (3.42%) NETSOL
6 12 (3.42%) White Clarke
7 10 (2.85%) Splunk
8 9 (2.56%) NetWitness
8 9 (2.56%) Qualys
8 9 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (2.28%) Sun
10 7 (1.99%) VMware
11 6 (1.71%) ArcSight
12 5 (1.42%) Linedata
13 4 (1.14%) Juniper