Finance Jobs in the South East

Financial
England > South East

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 6 months to 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 8 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2,273 2,474 4,197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 13.26% 17.49% 20.70%
As % of the General category 23.55% 27.57% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,284 1,193 2,072
10th Percentile £29,075 £35,427 £36,775
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,300 £46,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.57% - +9.52%
75th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £73,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £88,950 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £68,823 £67,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +1.96% +3.85%

All General Skills
South East

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 9,650 8,973 12,114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 56.31% 63.44% 59.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6,074 4,367 6,478
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,375 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.52% -2.78% +8.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £81,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +4.35%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in the South East

Finance
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in the South East.

Salary trend for Finance in the South East

Finance
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in the South East over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

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 6 months to 24 May 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Thames Valley -4 675 £47,500 -13.64% 284
Surrey -4 480 £52,500 -16.00% 112
Hampshire +5 462 £55,000 -7.56% 154
Berkshire -5 329 £53,631 -10.61% 128
Kent 0 268 £50,750 -7.73% 88
East Sussex +8 181 £52,500 -4.55% 66
Buckinghamshire -10 177 £50,000 -9.09% 92
Oxfordshire +13 169 £43,468 +15.91% 64
Middlesex +10 88 £77,500 -3.13% 9
West Sussex -6 86 £52,500 -12.50% 31
Sussex -22 5 £105,000 - 6
Home Counties +4 1 £48,000 -20.00%
Finance
England

Finance
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 79 (3.48%) SAS
2 28 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 25 (1.10%) Microsoft Exchange
4 13 (0.57%) Apache
5 10 (0.44%) Confluence
6 8 (0.35%) nginx
6 8 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.26%) CMS
8 4 (0.18%) JBoss
8 4 (0.18%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.13%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (0.13%) IIS
9 3 (0.13%) WordPress
10 2 (0.088%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.044%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.044%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.044%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.044%) Umbraco
Applications
1 384 (16.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 127 (5.59%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (0.44%) AutoCAD
6 9 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.26%) OrCAD
8 4 (0.18%) Doxygen
8 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (0.18%) SPSS
9 3 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.13%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.044%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.044%) Simulink
10 1 (0.044%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 76 (3.34%) SAP ERP
2 29 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
4 20 (0.88%) NetSuite
5 11 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
6 10 (0.44%) NEC Housing
7 9 (0.40%) SAP CO
7 9 (0.40%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
8 8 (0.35%) Sage 200
9 7 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (0.26%) SAP Business One
11 5 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
12 4 (0.18%) Pegasus Opera
12 4 (0.18%) Sage 50
12 4 (0.18%) SAP WM
12 4 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 361 (15.88%) Azure
2 140 (6.16%) Power Platform
3 121 (5.32%) AWS
4 113 (4.97%) Microsoft 365
5 57 (2.51%) SaaS
6 56 (2.46%) Azure DevOps
7 51 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
8 32 (1.41%) GitHub
9 27 (1.19%) Snowflake
10 24 (1.06%) Serverless
11 23 (1.01%) IaaS
12 19 (0.84%) Matillion
13 18 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
14 16 (0.70%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 16 (0.70%) Nutanix
14 16 (0.70%) PowerApps
15 15 (0.66%) GCP
16 14 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
16 14 (0.62%) PaaS
17 13 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 291 (12.80%) Broadband
2 36 (1.58%) Firewall
3 30 (1.32%) Internet
4 26 (1.14%) DNS
5 24 (1.06%) Network Security
6 23 (1.01%) Wireless
7 21 (0.92%) VPN
7 21 (0.92%) WAN
8 20 (0.88%) 5G
9 16 (0.70%) LAN
10 11 (0.48%) SNMP
11 10 (0.44%) HTTP
12 9 (0.40%) Intranet
13 8 (0.35%) SAN
14 7 (0.31%) Modbus
14 7 (0.31%) VoIP
14 7 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (0.26%) 4G
15 6 (0.26%) Unified Communications
15 6 (0.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (5.32%) Power BI
2 120 (5.28%) SQL Server
3 68 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
5 43 (1.89%) Data Lake
6 42 (1.85%) Power Query
7 40 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (1.19%) Tableau
9 25 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 24 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
11 19 (0.84%) Metadata
12 15 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (0.62%) Relational Database
14 13 (0.57%) DB2
14 13 (0.57%) MySQL
15 12 (0.53%) Redis
16 10 (0.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.44%) GIS
17 8 (0.35%) MS Access
18 7 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 83 (3.65%) Git
2 49 (2.16%) Visual Studio
3 47 (2.07%) JIRA
4 26 (1.14%) Visual Studio Code
5 17 (0.75%) Selenium
6 13 (0.57%) Jenkins
7 10 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.40%) TeamCity
9 8 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
10 7 (0.31%) Jasmine
10 7 (0.31%) NUnit
11 6 (0.26%) GitLab
11 6 (0.26%) Subversion
12 5 (0.22%) Maven
13 4 (0.18%) Bitbucket
13 4 (0.18%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.18%) PHPUnit
14 3 (0.13%) MSBuild
15 2 (0.088%) Cypress.io
15 2 (0.088%) Hudson
General
1 973 (42.81%) Social Skills
2 554 (24.37%) Analytical Skills
3 239 (10.51%) Influencing Skills
4 198 (8.71%) Retail
5 196 (8.62%) Marketing
6 186 (8.18%) Legal
7 167 (7.35%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 139 (6.12%) Public Sector
9 123 (5.41%) Telecoms
10 106 (4.66%) Manufacturing
11 85 (3.74%) Banking
12 73 (3.21%) Organisational Skills
13 60 (2.64%) Electronics
14 53 (2.33%) Presentation Skills
15 46 (2.02%) Law
16 39 (1.72%) Documentation Skills
17 27 (1.19%) Billing
18 25 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
19 24 (1.06%) Local Government
20 23 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 502 (22.09%) Analyst
2 383 (16.85%) Senior
3 250 (11.00%) Developer
4 195 (8.58%) Lead
5 185 (8.14%) Architect
6 172 (7.57%) Senior Analyst
7 125 (5.50%) Project Manager
8 117 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
9 98 (4.31%) Financial Analyst
10 94 (4.14%) Consultant
11 79 (3.48%) .NET Developer
12 70 (3.08%) IT Manager
13 68 (2.99%) Senior Developer
14 65 (2.86%) Commercial Analyst
15 55 (2.42%) Administrator
16 54 (2.38%) Support Analyst
17 50 (2.20%) C# Developer
18 44 (1.94%) Development Manager
19 43 (1.89%) Data Analyst
19 43 (1.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (7.30%) .NET
2 97 (4.27%) React
3 92 (4.05%) HTML
4 69 (3.04%) CSS
5 63 (2.77%) ASP.NET
6 59 (2.60%) .NET Core
6 59 (2.60%) AngularJS
7 58 (2.55%) .NET Framework
7 58 (2.55%) HTML5
8 45 (1.98%) Kafka
9 42 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 41 (1.80%) Entity Framework
11 40 (1.76%) REST
12 38 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
13 37 (1.63%) GraphQL
14 35 (1.54%) Web Services
15 31 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 31 (1.36%) Node.js
15 31 (1.36%) Vue
16 30 (1.32%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 117 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
2 88 (3.87%) Management Information System
3 54 (2.38%) PMI
4 41 (1.80%) Onboarding
5 38 (1.67%) Product Ownership
6 30 (1.32%) Cloud Native
7 29 (1.28%) Driving Licence
7 29 (1.28%) IoT
8 21 (0.92%) Life Science
8 21 (0.92%) Mobile App
9 19 (0.84%) Analytical Mindset
10 18 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
11 17 (0.75%) Biopharmaceutical
11 17 (0.75%) Clustering
11 17 (0.75%) Credit Risk
11 17 (0.75%) Data Centre
11 17 (0.75%) NHS
11 17 (0.75%) Virtual Team
12 16 (0.70%) Cyber Threat
13 14 (0.62%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 158 (6.95%) Windows
2 69 (3.04%) Linux
3 52 (2.29%) Windows Server
4 21 (0.92%) Android
5 20 (0.88%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (0.62%) Windows 10
8 8 (0.35%) Mac OS
8 8 (0.35%) VMS
9 7 (0.31%) Unix
9 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2019
10 5 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (0.18%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.088%) AIX
13 2 (0.088%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.088%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.088%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.088%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.088%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 674 (29.65%) Agile
2 381 (16.76%) Problem-Solving
3 357 (15.71%) Decision-Making
4 329 (14.47%) Mentoring
5 263 (11.57%) Business Case
6 258 (11.35%) Project Management
7 238 (10.47%) Actionable Insight
8 237 (10.43%) Budgeting
9 226 (9.94%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 214 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 198 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
12 196 (8.62%) Roadmaps
13 195 (8.58%) Data Management
14 184 (8.10%) ERP
15 165 (7.26%) Change Management
16 157 (6.91%) Customer Service
17 136 (5.98%) DevOps
18 135 (5.94%) Risk Management
19 134 (5.90%) Stakeholder Management
20 130 (5.72%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 255 (11.22%) SQL
2 163 (7.17%) C#
3 137 (6.03%) JavaScript
4 90 (3.96%) Python
5 75 (3.30%) Java
6 46 (2.02%) Go
6 46 (2.02%) T-SQL
7 42 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 38 (1.67%) C++
8 38 (1.67%) TypeScript
9 32 (1.41%) C
10 17 (0.75%) VB
11 15 (0.66%) Bash
11 15 (0.66%) Perl
12 14 (0.62%) PHP
13 13 (0.57%) ActionScript
14 12 (0.53%) Bicep
14 12 (0.53%) VBA
15 10 (0.44%) R
16 9 (0.40%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 427 (18.79%) Degree
2 259 (11.39%) ACCA
3 236 (10.38%) CIMA
4 76 (3.34%) PMI Certification
5 55 (2.42%) Master's Degree
6 52 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 52 (2.29%) Security Cleared
7 51 (2.24%) DBS Check
8 37 (1.63%) CISSP
9 36 (1.58%) MBA
10 28 (1.23%) SC Cleared
11 27 (1.19%) PMP
12 19 (0.84%) PhD
13 15 (0.66%) Azure Certification
14 14 (0.62%) CISM
15 13 (0.57%) CRISC
16 12 (0.53%) CFA
17 11 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
17 11 (0.48%) GIAC
18 10 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (4.09%) GDPR
2 76 (3.34%) SLA
3 74 (3.26%) QA
4 50 (2.20%) Data Quality
5 39 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 30 (1.32%) IFRS
7 23 (1.01%) Accessibility
8 22 (0.97%) PMO
9 21 (0.92%) NIST
10 16 (0.70%) GRC
11 15 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
12 14 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 11 (0.48%) Good Clinical Practice
13 11 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 10 (0.44%) PCI DSS
15 9 (0.40%) California Consumer Privacy Act
15 9 (0.40%) ISO 9001
16 8 (0.35%) GMP
17 7 (0.31%) COBIT
18 6 (0.26%) NIST 800
System Software
1 75 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 63 (2.77%) Docker
2 63 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
4 20 (0.88%) vSphere
5 16 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (0.57%) OpenSSH
7 13 (0.57%) XenApp
8 12 (0.53%) Firmware
9 10 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.18%) Embedded Firmware
11 2 (0.088%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.044%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (1.23%) Kubernetes
2 26 (1.14%) Terraform
3 18 (0.79%) vCenter Server
4 14 (0.62%) IBM BigFix
5 13 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (0.57%) PowerCLI
6 12 (0.53%) SCCM
7 8 (0.35%) Ansible
8 7 (0.31%) MIIS
9 6 (0.26%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 6 (0.26%) Nessus
9 6 (0.26%) Prometheus
10 5 (0.22%) Endace
11 4 (0.18%) PaperCut
12 3 (0.13%) CSIRT
12 3 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (0.13%) NetCrunch
13 2 (0.088%) FortiGate
13 2 (0.088%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (0.088%) WSUS
Vendors
1 622 (27.36%) Microsoft
2 211 (9.28%) SAP
3 127 (5.59%) Oracle
4 80 (3.52%) Anaplan
5 77 (3.39%) Hyperion
6 71 (3.12%) Salesforce
7 70 (3.08%) VMware
8 33 (1.45%) Sage
9 30 (1.32%) ServiceNow
10 29 (1.28%) Databricks
11 27 (1.19%) CA
12 26 (1.14%) Cisco
13 19 (0.84%) IBM
13 19 (0.84%) NEC
14 18 (0.79%) Virgin Media
15 17 (0.75%) BT
15 17 (0.75%) Citrix
16 16 (0.70%) Google
17 15 (0.66%) Palo Alto
18 11 (0.48%) EMC