Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 11 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 304 328 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.78% 13.18% 16.81%
As % of the General category 43.87% 44.09% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 202 267 531
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £84,650 £77,500 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 693 744 1,344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 29.13% 29.89% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 504 526 902
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £78,375 £78,750 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 88 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (23.36%) SQL
3 60 (19.74%) Microsoft
4 42 (13.82%) Project Management
4 42 (13.82%) Java
4 42 (13.82%) Degree
5 36 (11.84%) SQL Server
6 35 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (10.20%) Retail
7 31 (10.20%) QA
8 29 (9.54%) Dynamics AX
8 29 (9.54%) Telecoms
9 25 (8.22%) SAP
9 25 (8.22%) Microsoft Excel
9 25 (8.22%) ERP
10 23 (7.57%) Scrum
10 23 (7.57%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (7.24%) Linux
11 22 (7.24%) .NET
11 22 (7.24%) SDLC
12 21 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (6.91%) Financial Institution
12 21 (6.91%) Banking
13 20 (6.58%) Software Engineering
13 20 (6.58%) Marketing
13 20 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (6.58%) ITIL
13 20 (6.58%) Presales
14 19 (6.25%) Mentoring
14 19 (6.25%) Analytical Skills

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 12 (3.95%) WebLogic
2 9 (2.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (2.30%) CMS
4 6 (1.97%) Confluence
5 5 (1.64%) JBoss
5 5 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.32%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.32%) Liferay
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.66%) Apache
7 2 (0.66%) IIS
7 2 (0.66%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (8.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (4.61%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.97%) HipChat
5 5 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (9.54%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.29%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (2.96%) NetSuite
4 6 (1.97%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (1.97%) SAP MDG
5 4 (1.32%) SAP CO
5 4 (1.32%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.99%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.66%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.33%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.57%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.59%) Dynamics 365
3 15 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.62%) SaaS
5 9 (2.96%) IaaS
6 8 (2.63%) PaaS
7 6 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (1.32%) Amazon Glacier
9 4 (1.32%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.32%) Office 365
9 4 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.66%) GitHub
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.30%) LAN
1 7 (2.30%) WAN
2 6 (1.97%) DHCP
2 6 (1.97%) DNS
2 6 (1.97%) SAN
2 6 (1.97%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.64%) Firewall
3 5 (1.64%) Internet
3 5 (1.64%) NAS
3 5 (1.64%) Wireless
4 4 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (1.32%) FCoE
4 4 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (1.32%) iSCSI
4 4 (1.32%) Network Security
5 3 (0.99%) Broadband
5 3 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (0.99%) Sourcefire
6 2 (0.66%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.91%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 18 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.96%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.96%) MySQL
6 8 (2.63%) QlikView
6 8 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.64%) Power BI
8 5 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.32%) DB2
9 4 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.99%) Big Data
10 3 (0.99%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (4.28%) JIRA
2 8 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (1.97%) Bitbucket
3 6 (1.97%) Maven
4 3 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.66%) JUnit
6 1 (0.33%) Ant
6 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.33%) JMeter
6 1 (0.33%) Selenium
6 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.33%) The Grinder
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (10.20%) Retail
2 29 (9.54%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.91%) Banking
3 21 (6.91%) Financial Institution
4 20 (6.58%) Marketing
5 18 (5.92%) Law
6 16 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 13 (4.28%) Legal
8 12 (3.95%) Billing
9 11 (3.62%) Advertising
10 6 (1.97%) Automotive
11 3 (0.99%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.66%) Electronics
12 2 (0.66%) Front Office
13 1 (0.33%) French Language
13 1 (0.33%) German Language
13 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (16.45%) Analyst
2 48 (15.79%) Consultant
3 36 (11.84%) Developer
4 26 (8.55%) Project Manager
5 21 (6.91%) Architect
6 17 (5.59%) Financial Analyst
7 14 (4.61%) Business Analyst
8 13 (4.28%) IT Manager
9 12 (3.95%) Development Manager
9 12 (3.95%) Junior
9 12 (3.95%) Software Engineer
10 11 (3.62%) Java Developer
11 10 (3.29%) Security Consultant
11 10 (3.29%) Senior Developer
12 9 (2.96%) Data Architect
12 9 (2.96%) Senior Consultant
12 9 (2.96%) Service Analyst
12 9 (2.96%) Software Developer
12 9 (2.96%) Software Development Manager
12 9 (2.96%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.24%) .NET
2 16 (5.26%) Spring
2 16 (5.26%) Web Services
3 12 (3.95%) HTML
4 11 (3.62%) JMS
4 11 (3.62%) React
5 10 (3.29%) CSS
6 9 (2.96%) J2EE
7 8 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 8 (2.63%) Vue.js
8 6 (1.97%) Java EE
8 6 (1.97%) Middleware
8 6 (1.97%) Velocity
8 6 (1.97%) XML
9 5 (1.64%) JAX-RS
9 5 (1.64%) Kafka
9 5 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (1.32%) Ajax
10 4 (1.32%) jQuery
10 4 (1.32%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.59%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.93%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.29%) Digital Currency
5 10 (3.29%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.30%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.30%) PMI
8 6 (1.97%) Learning Management System
9 5 (1.64%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.64%) Replication
9 5 (1.64%) User Experience
10 4 (1.32%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.32%) SCADA
11 3 (0.99%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.99%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.24%) Linux
2 17 (5.59%) Windows
3 11 (3.62%) Unix
4 6 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) CentOS
6 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (13.82%) Project Management
3 35 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (8.22%) ERP
5 23 (7.57%) Scrum
6 22 (7.24%) SDLC
7 20 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (6.58%) ITIL
7 20 (6.58%) Presales
7 20 (6.58%) Software Engineering
8 19 (6.25%) CRM
8 19 (6.25%) High Availability
8 19 (6.25%) Mentoring
9 18 (5.92%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 18 (5.92%) Data Modelling
9 18 (5.92%) PRINCE2
9 18 (5.92%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (5.59%) DevOps
10 17 (5.59%) User Stories
11 16 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 71 (23.36%) SQL
2 42 (13.82%) Java
3 18 (5.92%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.61%) Python
5 12 (3.95%) C#
6 11 (3.62%) X++
7 9 (2.96%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.63%) C++
9 7 (2.30%) Java 8
10 6 (1.97%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.97%) Go
11 5 (1.64%) Erlang
11 5 (1.64%) Java 9
11 5 (1.64%) Ruby
11 5 (1.64%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.32%) Perl
13 3 (0.99%) VB
13 3 (0.99%) VBA
14 2 (0.66%) C
14 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (13.82%) Degree
2 13 (4.28%) CISSP
2 13 (4.28%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.95%) CISM
4 10 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.96%) CIMA
6 8 (2.63%) GIAC
7 7 (2.30%) ACCA
7 7 (2.30%) GCIH
7 7 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (2.30%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.97%) CEH
8 6 (1.97%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.64%) ISEB
9 5 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (1.64%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.32%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (1.32%) CRISC
10 4 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (10.20%) QA
2 15 (4.93%) PMO
3 13 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.30%) COBIT
5 5 (1.64%) GDPR
6 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.33%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.33%) PSD2
7 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (5.59%) Docker
2 13 (4.28%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.32%) Samba
5 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.66%) vSphere
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.33%) HDFS
6 1 (0.33%) vCloud
6 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (2.96%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.64%) Ansible
3 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.32%) Puppet
3 4 (1.32%) Terraform
3 4 (1.32%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.32%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 3 (0.99%) SCCM
5 1 (0.33%) Oozie
5 1 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 60 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.22%) SAP
3 18 (5.92%) Oracle
4 9 (2.96%) IBM
5 8 (2.63%) Juniper
6 6 (1.97%) Atlassian
6 6 (1.97%) Capita
6 6 (1.97%) Cisco
6 6 (1.97%) Google
6 6 (1.97%) Infor
6 6 (1.97%) VMware
7 5 (1.64%) Epicor
7 5 (1.64%) IFS
7 5 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.64%) Sage
8 4 (1.32%) Centrify
8 4 (1.32%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.32%) Hyperion
9 3 (0.99%) CODA
9 3 (0.99%) JD Edwards