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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 10 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2374 3139 3894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.26% 17.04% 18.49%
As % of the General category 46.90% 48.23% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1860 2639 3204
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  

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 5062 6509 7870
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.67% 35.34% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3924 5333 6067
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% -3.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +3 614 £50,000 +5.26% 111
Berkshire -2 554 £50,000 - 40
Hampshire 0 432 £45,000 +2.27% 61
Buckinghamshire -2 250 £45,000 - 42
West Sussex -10 133 £46,500 -6.06% 10
Kent -7 131 £41,500 -2.35% 22
Oxfordshire -10 116 £40,000 -20.00% 11
East Sussex +1 101 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Middlesex 0 10 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Sussex +2 7 £53,750 +62.87% 2
M4 Corridor -6 2 - -
Home Counties +3 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1334 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1124 (24.51%) SQL
3 972 (21.19%) Microsoft
4 817 (17.82%) C#
5 774 (16.88%) SQL Server
6 769 (16.77%) .NET
7 656 (14.30%) Degree
8 604 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
9 577 (12.58%) Windows
10 573 (12.49%) JavaScript
11 565 (12.32%) Project Management
12 546 (11.91%) Java
13 522 (11.38%) Scrum
14 513 (11.19%) Telecoms
15 490 (10.68%) HTML
16 445 (9.70%) SAP
17 443 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
18 422 (9.20%) CSS
19 413 (9.01%) Linux
20 411 (8.96%) Oracle
21 402 (8.77%) Marketing
22 386 (8.42%) Banking
23 376 (8.20%) Test Automation
24 365 (7.96%) QA
25 358 (7.81%) MVC
26 345 (7.52%) ITIL
27 336 (7.33%) ASP.NET
28 316 (6.89%) Stakeholder Management
29 314 (6.85%) XML
30 310 (6.76%) TDD

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
1 130 (2.83%) CMS
2 122 (2.66%) SharePoint
3 83 (1.81%) Apache
3 83 (1.81%) MS Exchange
4 81 (1.77%) IIS
5 67 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
6 52 (1.13%) SAS
7 51 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 38 (0.83%) Drupal
8 38 (0.83%) JBoss
9 37 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 30 (0.65%) WebSphere
11 25 (0.55%) Apache Spark
12 24 (0.52%) Confluence
12 24 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
13 22 (0.48%) WordPress
14 21 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (0.37%) Skype for Business
16 16 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 302 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
2 295 (6.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 120 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 103 (2.25%) Microsoft Project
5 76 (1.66%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.33%) Photoshop
8 10 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 8 (0.17%) FrameMaker
9 8 (0.17%) RoboHelp
10 5 (0.11%) EngageOne
10 5 (0.11%) Niku Workbench
11 3 (0.065%) SPSS Modeler
12 2 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.044%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.044%) SPSS
13 1 (0.022%) Abaqus
13 1 (0.022%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.022%) Solid Edge
13 1 (0.022%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 201 (4.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 117 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 102 (2.22%) SAP FI
4 93 (2.03%) SAP CO
4 93 (2.03%) SAP FI/CO
5 75 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
6 60 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
7 44 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
7 44 (0.96%) SAP BPC
8 43 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
9 36 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
10 34 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
10 34 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
11 33 (0.72%) SAP S/4HANA
12 28 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
13 27 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
13 27 (0.59%) NetSuite
14 23 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
15 22 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
15 22 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 253 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 200 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
3 165 (3.60%) SaaS
4 67 (1.46%) Office 365
5 36 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 29 (0.63%) GitHub
7 26 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
8 23 (0.50%) PaaS
9 19 (0.41%) IaaS
10 11 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
10 11 (0.24%) Azure Machine Learning
11 10 (0.22%) Google Analytics
12 9 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
13 8 (0.17%) iPaaS
14 6 (0.13%) G Suite
15 5 (0.11%) Slack
16 4 (0.087%) Azure Active Directory
16 4 (0.087%) Google Play
16 4 (0.087%) OpenShift
17 3 (0.065%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 158 (3.45%) Firewall
2 113 (2.46%) TCP/IP
3 77 (1.68%) LAN
4 76 (1.66%) VPN
5 72 (1.57%) DNS
6 69 (1.50%) WAN
7 57 (1.24%) VoIP
8 54 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
9 53 (1.16%) Internet
10 44 (0.96%) DHCP
11 39 (0.85%) Network Security
12 35 (0.76%) SAN
13 31 (0.68%) FTP
13 31 (0.68%) VLAN
14 29 (0.63%) HTTP
15 26 (0.57%) Wireless
16 23 (0.50%) MPLS
17 21 (0.46%) Intranet
18 19 (0.41%) LDAP
19 18 (0.39%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 774 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 214 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 212 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 187 (4.08%) MySQL
5 143 (3.12%) Big Data
6 133 (2.90%) Power BI
7 132 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
8 100 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 94 (2.05%) NoSQL
10 92 (2.01%) Relational Database
11 74 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
11 74 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 66 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 65 (1.42%) Hadoop
13 65 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
14 61 (1.33%) QlikView
15 57 (1.24%) MongoDB
16 54 (1.18%) Oracle Database
17 41 (0.89%) Data Lake
17 41 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 251 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 189 (4.12%) Git (software)
3 163 (3.55%) Selenium
4 130 (2.83%) Visual Studio
5 126 (2.75%) JIRA
6 106 (2.31%) Jenkins
7 77 (1.68%) WebDriver
8 72 (1.57%) NUnit
9 62 (1.35%) Subversion
10 46 (1.00%) JMeter
11 41 (0.89%) Maven
12 37 (0.81%) TeamCity
13 35 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
14 34 (0.74%) gulp
15 28 (0.61%) Cucumber
15 28 (0.61%) MSBuild
16 27 (0.59%) Eclipse
17 24 (0.52%) Gatling
18 23 (0.50%) JUnit
19 21 (0.46%) HP UFT
General
1 513 (11.19%) Telecoms
2 402 (8.77%) Marketing
3 386 (8.42%) Banking
4 300 (6.54%) Manufacturing
5 286 (6.24%) Retail
6 197 (4.30%) Electronics
7 136 (2.97%) Legal
8 106 (2.31%) Automotive
8 106 (2.31%) Financial Institution
9 67 (1.46%) Advertising
10 51 (1.11%) Back Office
11 48 (1.05%) Billing
12 44 (0.96%) Publishing
13 42 (0.92%) Aerospace
14 37 (0.81%) General Ledger
15 27 (0.59%) Retail Banking
16 26 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
17 23 (0.50%) Games
18 22 (0.48%) Spanish Language
19 21 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1176 (25.64%) Developer
2 899 (19.60%) Analyst
3 366 (7.98%) .NET Developer
4 349 (7.61%) Consultant
5 347 (7.57%) C# Developer
6 299 (6.52%) Business Analyst
6 299 (6.52%) Project Manager
7 236 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 199 (4.34%) Senior Developer
9 178 (3.88%) Java Developer
10 158 (3.45%) SQL Developer
11 151 (3.29%) IT Manager
12 144 (3.14%) Software Developer
13 133 (2.90%) Architect
14 131 (2.86%) Service Analyst
15 130 (2.83%) Support Analyst
16 129 (2.81%) Financial Analyst
17 121 (2.64%) Support Engineer
18 114 (2.49%) Applications Support
19 109 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 769 (16.77%) .NET
2 490 (10.68%) HTML
3 422 (9.20%) CSS
4 336 (7.33%) ASP.NET
5 314 (6.85%) XML
6 278 (6.06%) AngularJS
7 257 (5.60%) Web Services
8 219 (4.78%) .NET Framework
9 204 (4.45%) jQuery
10 190 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 172 (3.75%) REST
12 166 (3.62%) HTML5
13 147 (3.21%) SOAP
14 125 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 120 (2.62%) Spring
16 102 (2.22%) CSS3
16 102 (2.22%) Entity Framework
17 101 (2.20%) JSON
18 99 (2.16%) Ajax
19 96 (2.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 443 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
2 191 (4.16%) Fintech
3 165 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 157 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 117 (2.55%) Data Centre
6 109 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
7 107 (2.33%) User Experience
8 103 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
9 48 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 44 (0.96%) Virtual Team
11 42 (0.92%) FMCG
12 34 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 25 (0.55%) Clustering
13 25 (0.55%) PMI
14 24 (0.52%) Replication
15 23 (0.50%) EPoS
16 22 (0.48%) Driving Licence
17 21 (0.46%) N-Tier
18 20 (0.44%) AS400
18 20 (0.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 577 (12.58%) Windows
2 413 (9.01%) Linux
3 254 (5.54%) Unix
4 176 (3.84%) Windows Server
5 118 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 113 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 106 (2.31%) Windows 7
8 88 (1.92%) Android
9 79 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 65 (1.42%) Solaris
11 51 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 48 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 43 (0.94%) Windows 10
14 32 (0.70%) AIX
15 25 (0.55%) Ubuntu
16 17 (0.37%) CentOS
17 14 (0.31%) Windows 8
18 13 (0.28%) Mac OS X
19 11 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
20 10 (0.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1334 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 604 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
3 565 (12.32%) Project Management
4 522 (11.38%) Scrum
5 376 (8.20%) Test Automation
6 358 (7.81%) MVC
7 345 (7.52%) ITIL
8 316 (6.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 310 (6.76%) TDD
10 284 (6.19%) Mentoring
11 279 (6.08%) Continuous Integration
12 276 (6.02%) Programme Management
13 255 (5.56%) Business Analysis
14 252 (5.49%) PRINCE2
15 239 (5.21%) CRM
16 238 (5.19%) SDLC
17 237 (5.17%) DevOps
18 234 (5.10%) Software Engineering
19 229 (4.99%) Continuous Improvement
20 226 (4.93%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1124 (24.51%) SQL
2 817 (17.82%) C#
3 573 (12.49%) JavaScript
4 546 (11.91%) Java
5 289 (6.30%) Python
6 234 (5.10%) T-SQL
7 159 (3.47%) C++
8 150 (3.27%) VB.NET
9 138 (3.01%) Perl
10 134 (2.92%) PHP
11 126 (2.75%) C
12 119 (2.59%) PL/SQL
13 118 (2.57%) PowerShell
14 112 (2.44%) Ruby
15 92 (2.01%) Bash Shell
16 56 (1.22%) Shell Script
17 55 (1.20%) R
18 52 (1.13%) VBA
19 47 (1.02%) VB
20 26 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 656 (14.30%) Degree
2 141 (3.07%) ISEB
3 128 (2.79%) ISTQB
4 86 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 78 (1.70%) Security Cleared
6 77 (1.68%) CISSP
6 77 (1.68%) PMI Certification
7 75 (1.64%) PMP
8 74 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 69 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
10 59 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
11 51 (1.11%) CISM
12 46 (1.00%) CCNA
13 45 (0.98%) MCSE
14 37 (0.81%) CCNP
14 37 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 37 (0.81%) SC Cleared
15 30 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
16 29 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 26 (0.57%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 365 (7.96%) QA
2 166 (3.62%) SLA
3 108 (2.35%) PMO
4 70 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 57 (1.24%) PCI DSS
6 43 (0.94%) Data Quality
7 26 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (0.46%) COBIT
8 21 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 12 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
10 11 (0.24%) GDPR
11 10 (0.22%) SSAE 16
12 9 (0.20%) ISO 9000
12 9 (0.20%) ISO 9001
13 8 (0.17%) IFRS
14 4 (0.087%) IFRS 9
14 4 (0.087%) ISO 22301
14 4 (0.087%) NIST 800
14 4 (0.087%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.087%) WCAG
System Software
1 234 (5.10%) Active Directory
2 104 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (1.31%) Docker
4 36 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 26 (0.57%) vSphere
6 20 (0.44%) XenApp
7 17 (0.37%) Terminal Services
7 17 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
8 14 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
9 13 (0.28%) KVM
10 12 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (0.26%) XenServer
11 8 (0.17%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 7 (0.15%) NFS
13 6 (0.13%) Apache Flume
13 6 (0.13%) HDFS
13 6 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 5 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.087%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 87 (1.90%) Puppet
2 72 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (1.42%) Ansible
4 25 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
5 23 (0.50%) SCCM
6 21 (0.46%) Nessus
7 19 (0.41%) Tivoli
8 18 (0.39%) WSUS
9 17 (0.37%) Kubernetes
10 16 (0.35%) Nmap
10 16 (0.35%) ZABBIX
11 13 (0.28%) FortiGate
11 13 (0.28%) Salt
12 12 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
12 12 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 11 (0.24%) Terraform
14 9 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
14 9 (0.20%) Grafana
14 9 (0.20%) Nagios
15 8 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 972 (21.19%) Microsoft
2 445 (9.70%) SAP
3 411 (8.96%) Oracle
4 164 (3.58%) VMware
5 151 (3.29%) Cisco
6 94 (2.05%) Red Hat
7 92 (2.01%) Citrix
8 83 (1.81%) Tableau
9 79 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
10 71 (1.55%) HP
11 70 (1.53%) IBM
12 59 (1.29%) Cognos
13 56 (1.22%) Juniper
14 51 (1.11%) Sitecore
15 50 (1.09%) Remedy
15 50 (1.09%) Sage
16 48 (1.05%) CheckPoint
17 44 (0.96%) F5
18 33 (0.72%) Google
18 33 (0.72%) Hyperion
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Aquila Heywood
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £55K Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Maxwell Bond
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Maxwell Bond
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Michael
Posted: 5 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45500 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + good benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Investigo
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago