The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England / South East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2203 3646 3731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.78% 18.91% 17.84%
As % of the General category 46.70% 50.27% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 2990 3036
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4717 7253 7772
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 31.64% 37.63% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3684 5761 5817
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in the South East

Finance
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Finance in the South East

Finance
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in the South East

Finance
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey 0 570 £52,500 +5.00% 85
Berkshire -12 407 £50,000 -4.76% 56
Hampshire -2 394 £45,000 - 73
Buckinghamshire -3 245 £45,000 - 28
Kent -7 146 £42,000 +6.32% 18
West Sussex -1 136 £47,500 +5.55% 23
Oxfordshire -15 128 £42,500 -18.26% 26
East Sussex +4 111 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Home Counties +8 10 £50,000 -54.54%
Sussex -1 9 £62,500 +32.97% 2
Middlesex -9 4 £55,000 -21.42%
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Finance.

1 1118 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1043 (22.52%) SQL
3 925 (19.97%) Microsoft
4 761 (16.43%) C#
5 744 (16.06%) .NET
6 725 (15.65%) SQL Server
7 722 (15.59%) Degree
8 599 (12.93%) Project Management
9 598 (12.91%) Windows
10 566 (12.22%) Telecoms
11 512 (11.05%) Banking
12 510 (11.01%) MS Excel
13 503 (10.86%) JavaScript
14 488 (10.54%) HTML
14 488 (10.54%) Business Intelligence
15 470 (10.15%) Java
16 460 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
17 452 (9.76%) Linux
18 430 (9.28%) Oracle
19 396 (8.55%) CSS
20 390 (8.42%) Scrum
21 386 (8.33%) SAP
22 384 (8.29%) ITIL
23 368 (7.94%) MVC
24 335 (7.23%) Marketing
25 332 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
26 327 (7.06%) Unix
27 317 (6.84%) ASP.NET
28 304 (6.56%) Retail
29 288 (6.22%) Active Directory

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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
1 141 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 115 (2.48%) MS Exchange
3 112 (2.42%) IIS
4 101 (2.18%) Apache
5 88 (1.90%) CMS
6 86 (1.86%) JBoss
7 82 (1.77%) Tomcat
8 52 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 49 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 49 (1.06%) SAS
10 44 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
11 39 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
12 36 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
13 32 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
14 30 (0.65%) WordPress
15 29 (0.63%) Confluence
16 24 (0.52%) Skype for Business
16 24 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
17 22 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
17 22 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 510 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 268 (5.79%) MS Office
3 119 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 88 (1.90%) MS Project
5 87 (1.88%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 14 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
9 5 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.086%) SPSS Modeler
11 2 (0.043%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.043%) EngageOne
11 2 (0.043%) SPSS
12 1 (0.022%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.022%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.022%) Maya
12 1 (0.022%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.022%) Simulink
12 1 (0.022%) Solid Edge
12 1 (0.022%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 102 (2.20%) SAP FI
2 86 (1.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 83 (1.79%) SAP CO
3 83 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
4 80 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
5 64 (1.38%) SAP BPC
6 63 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
7 57 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 55 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
9 39 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
10 38 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
11 35 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
12 34 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
13 33 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
14 30 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
15 29 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
16 27 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
17 25 (0.54%) Oracle Assets
18 24 (0.52%) NetSuite
19 22 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 193 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 191 (4.12%) SaaS
3 153 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
4 74 (1.60%) Office 365
5 42 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 33 (0.71%) PaaS
7 26 (0.56%) GitHub
7 26 (0.56%) IaaS
8 23 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
9 19 (0.41%) Google Analytics
10 8 (0.17%) Force.com
11 6 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.11%) AdWords
12 5 (0.11%) Taleo
13 4 (0.086%) Heroku
13 4 (0.086%) OpenShift
13 4 (0.086%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.065%) TestFlight
15 2 (0.043%) FinancialForce.com
15 2 (0.043%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 206 (4.45%) Firewall
2 152 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 145 (3.13%) LAN
4 122 (2.63%) WAN
5 114 (2.46%) DNS
6 90 (1.94%) SAN
7 73 (1.58%) VPN
8 70 (1.51%) DHCP
9 63 (1.36%) Internet
10 61 (1.32%) SSL
11 60 (1.30%) VoIP
12 48 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
13 46 (0.99%) LDAP
13 46 (0.99%) MPLS
13 46 (0.99%) Wireless
14 41 (0.89%) Network Security
15 38 (0.82%) HTTP
16 25 (0.54%) IPsec
16 25 (0.54%) SMTP
17 24 (0.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 725 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 182 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 178 (3.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 150 (3.24%) MySQL
5 114 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
6 113 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 95 (2.05%) Relational Database
8 85 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 76 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
10 74 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 69 (1.49%) Oracle Database
12 66 (1.42%) Power BI
13 60 (1.30%) Big Data
14 50 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
15 48 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
16 46 (0.99%) NoSQL
17 44 (0.95%) Hadoop
17 44 (0.95%) QlikView
18 38 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
19 36 (0.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 166 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 148 (3.20%) Git (software)
3 138 (2.98%) Visual Studio
4 127 (2.74%) Selenium
5 123 (2.66%) JIRA
6 80 (1.73%) Jenkins
7 56 (1.21%) Maven
7 56 (1.21%) Subversion
8 49 (1.06%) WebDriver
9 37 (0.80%) JMeter
10 35 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
11 33 (0.71%) NUnit
12 25 (0.54%) SoapUI
13 23 (0.50%) Toad
14 21 (0.45%) Cucumber
15 20 (0.43%) MSTest
16 19 (0.41%) Ant
16 19 (0.41%) HP UFT
17 18 (0.39%) JUnit
17 18 (0.39%) LoadRunner
General
1 566 (12.22%) Telecoms
2 512 (11.05%) Banking
3 335 (7.23%) Marketing
4 304 (6.56%) Retail
5 190 (4.10%) Manufacturing
6 139 (3.00%) Legal
7 104 (2.25%) Electronics
8 84 (1.81%) Financial Institution
9 77 (1.66%) Advertising
10 76 (1.64%) Automotive
11 66 (1.42%) Publishing
12 57 (1.23%) Back Office
13 40 (0.86%) Billing
14 33 (0.71%) German Language
15 30 (0.65%) General Ledger
16 28 (0.60%) Games
16 28 (0.60%) Spanish Language
17 27 (0.58%) Aerospace
18 23 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
19 22 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1067 (23.04%) Developer
2 885 (19.11%) Analyst
3 394 (8.51%) Consultant
4 345 (7.45%) C# Developer
5 299 (6.46%) .NET Developer
6 281 (6.07%) Business Analyst
7 271 (5.85%) Project Manager
8 233 (5.03%) Senior Developer
9 217 (4.68%) C# .NET Developer
10 200 (4.32%) Architect
11 155 (3.35%) Java Developer
12 153 (3.30%) IT Manager
13 143 (3.09%) Support Analyst
14 134 (2.89%) Software Developer
15 127 (2.74%) Financial Analyst
16 126 (2.72%) Administrator
17 120 (2.59%) SQL Developer
18 113 (2.44%) Applications Support
19 107 (2.31%) Support Engineer
20 103 (2.22%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 744 (16.06%) .NET
2 488 (10.54%) HTML
3 396 (8.55%) CSS
4 317 (6.84%) ASP.NET
5 285 (6.15%) XML
6 221 (4.77%) Web Services
7 212 (4.58%) jQuery
8 192 (4.15%) AngularJS
9 191 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 160 (3.45%) HTML5
11 151 (3.26%) .NET Framework
12 129 (2.78%) Spring
13 121 (2.61%) REST
14 118 (2.55%) SOAP
15 112 (2.42%) Middleware
16 107 (2.31%) Ajax
17 103 (2.22%) CSS3
18 102 (2.20%) J2EE
19 91 (1.96%) WPF
20 88 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 460 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 244 (5.27%) Data Centre
3 191 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 190 (4.10%) Management Information System
5 131 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
6 119 (2.57%) Fintech
7 75 (1.62%) User Experience
8 61 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 56 (1.21%) Driving Licence
9 56 (1.21%) Replication
10 51 (1.10%) Clustering
11 48 (1.04%) PMI
12 40 (0.86%) FMCG
13 39 (0.84%) Client/Server
14 37 (0.80%) Virtual Team
15 33 (0.71%) AS400
16 25 (0.54%) Life Science
17 23 (0.50%) Algorithms
17 23 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
17 23 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 598 (12.91%) Windows
2 452 (9.76%) Linux
3 327 (7.06%) Unix
4 200 (4.32%) Windows Server
5 137 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 124 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 83 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 81 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 72 (1.55%) Windows 7
10 54 (1.17%) Solaris
11 47 (1.01%) Android
11 47 (1.01%) Apple iOS
12 36 (0.78%) AIX
13 26 (0.56%) Windows 10
14 18 (0.39%) Windows 8
15 15 (0.32%) Windows XP
16 11 (0.24%) CentOS
17 10 (0.22%) VxWorks
18 8 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
19 7 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1118 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 599 (12.93%) Project Management
3 488 (10.54%) Business Intelligence
4 390 (8.42%) Scrum
5 384 (8.29%) ITIL
6 368 (7.94%) MVC
7 332 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 285 (6.15%) CRM
9 275 (5.94%) PRINCE2
10 274 (5.92%) Business Analysis
11 251 (5.42%) Mentoring
12 245 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 241 (5.20%) Change Management
13 241 (5.20%) ERP
14 237 (5.12%) TDD
15 235 (5.07%) SDLC
16 227 (4.90%) Software Engineering
17 197 (4.25%) Programme Management
18 195 (4.21%) DevOps
19 192 (4.15%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1043 (22.52%) SQL
2 761 (16.43%) C#
3 503 (10.86%) JavaScript
4 470 (10.15%) Java
5 231 (4.99%) T-SQL
6 201 (4.34%) Python
7 166 (3.58%) VB.NET
8 147 (3.17%) C++
9 128 (2.76%) Perl
10 119 (2.57%) PHP
11 113 (2.44%) PowerShell
12 107 (2.31%) C
12 107 (2.31%) PL/SQL
13 91 (1.96%) Bash Shell
14 84 (1.81%) VB
15 75 (1.62%) Ruby
16 74 (1.60%) Shell Script
17 45 (0.97%) VBA
18 37 (0.80%) ABAP
19 29 (0.63%) RPG
Qualifications
1 722 (15.59%) Degree
2 145 (3.13%) ISEB
3 117 (2.53%) ISTQB
4 98 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
5 93 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 86 (1.86%) PMI Certification
7 79 (1.71%) PMP
8 74 (1.60%) Security Cleared
9 71 (1.53%) CCNA
10 70 (1.51%) MCSE
11 63 (1.36%) CCNP
12 62 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
13 45 (0.97%) CISSP
14 40 (0.86%) CISM
15 38 (0.82%) SC Cleared
16 33 (0.71%) CCIE
17 32 (0.69%) ACCA
17 32 (0.69%) MCP
18 31 (0.67%) GIAC
19 30 (0.65%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (5.42%) QA
2 149 (3.22%) SLA
3 128 (2.76%) PMO
4 112 (2.42%) PCI DSS
5 66 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 56 (1.21%) Data Quality
7 34 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 28 (0.60%) COBIT
9 16 (0.35%) SSAE 16
10 11 (0.24%) ISO 9000
10 11 (0.24%) SDET
11 10 (0.22%) IFRS
11 10 (0.22%) ISO27002
12 8 (0.17%) PMBOK
13 5 (0.11%) GAMP
13 5 (0.11%) GDPR
13 5 (0.11%) HIPAA
13 5 (0.11%) ISO 14001
13 5 (0.11%) MiFID
14 4 (0.086%) P3O
System Software
1 288 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 173 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 24 (0.52%) VMware ESX
4 24 (0.52%) vSphere
5 23 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
6 22 (0.47%) Docker
7 16 (0.35%) XenApp
8 13 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.26%) Firmware
10 8 (0.17%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.17%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.15%) NFS
11 7 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
12 6 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.086%) Oracle Clusterware
13 4 (0.086%) Snort
13 4 (0.086%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.065%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (0.065%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 71 (1.53%) Puppet
2 44 (0.95%) Red Hat Satellite
3 40 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (0.82%) Ansible
5 33 (0.71%) SCCM
6 32 (0.69%) Nagios
7 31 (0.67%) Nessus
8 28 (0.60%) Tivoli
9 25 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
10 23 (0.50%) Data Guard
10 23 (0.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 23 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 23 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 22 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
12 20 (0.43%) WSUS
13 18 (0.39%) SCOM
14 16 (0.35%) FortiGate
15 15 (0.32%) NetBackup
15 15 (0.32%) SELinux
16 14 (0.30%) Salt
Vendors
1 925 (19.97%) Microsoft
2 430 (9.28%) Oracle
3 386 (8.33%) SAP
4 231 (4.99%) VMware
5 192 (4.15%) Cisco
6 142 (3.07%) Red Hat
7 120 (2.59%) IBM
8 118 (2.55%) HP
9 100 (2.16%) Citrix
10 71 (1.53%) Juniper
11 70 (1.51%) CheckPoint
12 63 (1.36%) F5
12 63 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
13 61 (1.32%) Tableau
14 58 (1.25%) Sage
15 50 (1.08%) Sun
16 43 (0.93%) Cognos
17 41 (0.89%) Google
18 40 (0.86%) NetApp
19 39 (0.84%) Palo Alto
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Excellent Bens/Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £43-47K depending on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 14 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary + Amazing Bonus/Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum +Excellent Benefits including Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago