Period
to 15 December 2019

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

Financial
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 18 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 258 217 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.43% 10.64% 14.17%
As % of the General category 34.26% 36.29% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 215 166 297
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,625 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,000 £76,250
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -

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 753 598 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.36% 29.31% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 527 446 644
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,625 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,000 £76,250
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 15 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Finance in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 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 Reading region with a requirement for Finance.

1 65 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (22.87%) Project Management
3 56 (21.71%) Telecoms
4 51 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
6 46 (17.83%) Public Sector
7 45 (17.44%) Marketing
8 44 (17.05%) JavaScript
8 44 (17.05%) SQL
9 38 (14.73%) Manufacturing
10 37 (14.34%) SAP
10 37 (14.34%) AWS
11 34 (13.18%) PRINCE2
12 33 (12.79%) Oracle
12 33 (12.79%) AngularJS
13 32 (12.40%) Degree
14 31 (12.02%) Python
14 31 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (11.63%) Programme Management
16 29 (11.24%) Electronics
16 29 (11.24%) C#
16 29 (11.24%) Digital Marketing
17 27 (10.47%) Security Cleared
17 27 (10.47%) Node.js
17 27 (10.47%) Java
17 27 (10.47%) Linux
17 27 (10.47%) PMP
18 26 (10.08%) ERP
18 26 (10.08%) Jenkins
19 25 (9.69%) SaaS

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 (3.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (3.49%) Apache
3 8 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (3.10%) Umbraco
4 7 (2.71%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.16%) Anypoint
6 3 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.16%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (8.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (7.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (5.81%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (3.88%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.10%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.39%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 18 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (6.98%) Oracle ERP
2 17 (6.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (3.88%) Oracle Cash Management
4 9 (3.49%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (3.10%) Oracle Assets
5 8 (3.10%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (3.10%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (2.71%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (1.55%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (1.16%) Oracle AGIS
10 2 (0.78%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle SCM
11 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.39%) Hyperion Planning
11 1 (0.39%) Revive Adserver
11 1 (0.39%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.34%) AWS
2 25 (9.69%) SaaS
3 20 (7.75%) Azure
4 16 (6.20%) GitHub
5 12 (4.65%) Office 365
6 10 (3.88%) Serverless
7 9 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (3.10%) Power Platform
9 7 (2.71%) Slack
10 6 (2.33%) Amazon Cognito
10 6 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (2.33%) IaaS
10 6 (2.33%) npm
10 6 (2.33%) PaaS
11 5 (1.94%) GCP
11 5 (1.94%) Heroku
12 4 (1.55%) AWS CodePipeline
12 4 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) DNS
1 6 (2.33%) Firewall
2 5 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.55%) DHCP
3 4 (1.55%) HTTP
4 3 (1.16%) 5G
4 3 (1.16%) Network Security
5 2 (0.78%) BGP
5 2 (0.78%) DSL
5 2 (0.78%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.78%) Frame Relay
5 2 (0.78%) MPLS
5 2 (0.78%) OSPF
5 2 (0.78%) RIP
5 2 (0.78%) RSVP
5 2 (0.78%) SDH
5 2 (0.78%) SONET
5 2 (0.78%) SSH
5 2 (0.78%) VPN
5 2 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.81%) Hadoop
2 14 (5.43%) Oracle Database
2 14 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 11 (4.26%) Big Data
4 11 (4.26%) MySQL
5 10 (3.88%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.10%) InfluxDB
8 7 (2.71%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (2.71%) Power BI
9 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.94%) MariaDB
10 5 (1.94%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.94%) Redis
11 4 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.55%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (1.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 26 (10.08%) Jenkins
2 16 (6.20%) JIRA
3 12 (4.65%) Cucumber
3 12 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (4.26%) GitLab
5 10 (3.88%) Grunt
5 10 (3.88%) gulp
6 8 (3.10%) Selenium
7 7 (2.71%) Cypress.io
7 7 (2.71%) Newman
8 6 (2.33%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (1.94%) Jasmine
9 5 (1.94%) Mocha
9 5 (1.94%) webpack
10 4 (1.55%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.16%) Gatling
11 3 (1.16%) NeoLoad
11 3 (1.16%) REST Assured
General
1 56 (21.71%) Telecoms
2 46 (17.83%) Public Sector
3 45 (17.44%) Marketing
4 38 (14.73%) Manufacturing
5 29 (11.24%) Electronics
6 19 (7.36%) Retail
7 18 (6.98%) Banking
8 10 (3.88%) Back Office
8 10 (3.88%) Retail Banking
9 8 (3.10%) Advertising
9 8 (3.10%) Financial Institution
10 7 (2.71%) Legal
11 4 (1.55%) Automotive
12 3 (1.16%) Billing
12 3 (1.16%) Games
12 3 (1.16%) General Ledger
12 3 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.39%) Fire and Rescue
13 1 (0.39%) Law
13 1 (0.39%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 54 (20.93%) Developer
2 40 (15.50%) Analyst
3 27 (10.47%) Consultant
4 22 (8.53%) Project Manager
5 16 (6.20%) Senior Developer
6 15 (5.81%) Angular Developer
6 15 (5.81%) Product Manager
7 14 (5.43%) Full Stack Developer
8 12 (4.65%) Financial Analyst
9 11 (4.26%) Applications Developer
9 11 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
10 10 (3.88%) C# Developer
11 9 (3.49%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (3.49%) Commercial Analyst
11 9 (3.49%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (3.49%) Graduate
11 9 (3.49%) Senior Manager
12 8 (3.10%) AWS Engineer
12 8 (3.10%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (3.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.79%) AngularJS
2 27 (10.47%) Node.js
3 22 (8.53%) React
4 20 (7.75%) RESTful
5 16 (6.20%) HTML
6 12 (4.65%) Jest
7 11 (4.26%) .NET
8 10 (3.88%) CSS
9 7 (2.71%) Spring
10 6 (2.33%) JSON
10 6 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (2.33%) Redux
11 5 (1.94%) Chai
11 5 (1.94%) Ember.js
11 5 (1.94%) Material Design
11 5 (1.94%) OAuth
11 5 (1.94%) React Native
11 5 (1.94%) Sidekiq
11 5 (1.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (1.94%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.04%) User Experience
2 13 (5.04%) Virtual Team
3 8 (3.10%) Private Cloud
4 7 (2.71%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.94%) Blog
7 4 (1.55%) Equities
7 4 (1.55%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (1.55%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.55%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.16%) iPad
8 3 (1.16%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.78%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.78%) Fibre Optics
9 2 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.47%) Linux
2 15 (5.81%) Unix
3 11 (4.26%) Windows
4 7 (2.71%) CentOS
4 7 (2.71%) Debian
4 7 (2.71%) Ubuntu
5 6 (2.33%) Android
5 6 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.19%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (22.87%) Project Management
3 51 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
5 34 (13.18%) PRINCE2
6 31 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (11.63%) Programme Management
8 29 (11.24%) Digital Marketing
9 26 (10.08%) ERP
10 24 (9.30%) Test Automation
11 23 (8.91%) DevOps
12 20 (7.75%) Project Delivery
13 19 (7.36%) Scrum
14 18 (6.98%) Business Transformation
14 18 (6.98%) Fintech
14 18 (6.98%) Waterfall
14 18 (6.98%) Workflow
15 17 (6.59%) Decision-Making
15 17 (6.59%) TDD
16 16 (6.20%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 44 (17.05%) JavaScript
1 44 (17.05%) SQL
2 31 (12.02%) Python
3 29 (11.24%) C#
4 27 (10.47%) Java
5 16 (6.20%) PL/SQL
6 14 (5.43%) Perl
7 10 (3.88%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.49%) Bash Shell
8 9 (3.49%) Kotlin
9 7 (2.71%) Ruby
10 6 (2.33%) Go
10 6 (2.33%) PHP
10 6 (2.33%) Scala
10 6 (2.33%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.94%) ES6
11 5 (1.94%) ES7
12 4 (1.55%) C++
12 4 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (12.40%) Degree
2 27 (10.47%) PMP
2 27 (10.47%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.75%) PMI Certification
4 14 (5.43%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (3.49%) ACCA
6 9 (3.49%) CIMA
7 6 (2.33%) AWS Certification
8 4 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.55%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.78%) APMP
10 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.39%) APMG
11 1 (0.39%) GCIA
11 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.65%) PMO
2 9 (3.49%) MiFID
3 8 (3.10%) EMIR
3 8 (3.10%) GDPR
3 8 (3.10%) Solvency II
4 7 (2.71%) QA
5 4 (1.55%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.78%) SLA
7 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (3.88%) Docker
2 9 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (6.59%) Terraform
2 14 (5.43%) Ansible
3 6 (2.33%) Puppet
4 5 (1.94%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.16%) Grafana
6 2 (0.78%) Ambari
6 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.78%) SELinux
7 1 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.39%) rkt
7 1 (0.39%) Salt
7 1 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (14.34%) SAP
2 33 (12.79%) Oracle
3 25 (9.69%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (3.49%) VMware
5 6 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.94%) Sun
7 4 (1.55%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.55%) Hortonworks
7 4 (1.55%) IBM
7 4 (1.55%) MapR
7 4 (1.55%) MuleSoft
7 4 (1.55%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.16%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.16%) Cisco
8 3 (1.16%) Google
9 2 (0.78%) Arqiva
9 2 (0.78%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.78%) Splunk
9 2 (0.78%) UiPath