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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
England / South East
Rank 11 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2172 3628 3635
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.77% 18.93% 17.84%
As % of the General category 46.68% 50.33% 48.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1676 2981 2960
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £32,500 £31,500
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 4653 7208 7541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 31.63% 37.60% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3633 5740 5665
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £29,500
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
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 23 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 23 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 +1 546 £52,500 +5.00% 87
Berkshire -11 409 £50,000 -4.76% 63
Hampshire -1 385 £47,500 +5.55% 77
Buckinghamshire -1 243 £45,000 - 29
Kent -7 143 £42,000 +7.69% 13
West Sussex -2 132 £45,000 - 26
Oxfordshire -12 132 £42,500 -18.26% 28
East Sussex +6 112 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Home Counties +9 10 £50,000 -54.54%
Sussex 0 9 £62,500 +32.97% 2
Middlesex -10 4 £55,000 -21.42%
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 1108 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1044 (22.49%) SQL
3 914 (19.69%) Microsoft
4 752 (16.20%) C#
5 739 (15.92%) .NET
6 734 (15.81%) SQL Server
7 718 (15.47%) Degree
8 607 (13.08%) Windows
9 600 (12.93%) Project Management
10 578 (12.45%) Telecoms
11 522 (11.25%) Banking
12 501 (10.79%) JavaScript
12 501 (10.79%) MS Excel
13 488 (10.51%) HTML
14 486 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
15 472 (10.17%) Java
16 461 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
17 455 (9.80%) Linux
18 435 (9.37%) Oracle
19 398 (8.57%) CSS
20 383 (8.25%) SAP
21 382 (8.23%) ITIL
22 380 (8.19%) Scrum
23 367 (7.91%) MVC
24 340 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
25 337 (7.26%) Marketing
26 326 (7.02%) Unix
27 317 (6.83%) Retail
28 314 (6.76%) ASP.NET
29 289 (6.23%) Active Directory

Finance
Top Related 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
1 139 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 119 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 113 (2.43%) IIS
4 103 (2.22%) Apache
5 89 (1.92%) CMS
6 88 (1.90%) JBoss
7 86 (1.85%) Tomcat
8 53 (1.14%) WebSphere
9 51 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
10 50 (1.08%) SAS
11 45 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
12 36 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
12 36 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
13 32 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
14 31 (0.67%) WordPress
15 29 (0.62%) Confluence
16 25 (0.54%) Skype for Business
16 25 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
17 22 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
17 22 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 501 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 265 (5.71%) MS Office
3 119 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 89 (1.92%) MS Project
5 87 (1.87%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.47%) Photoshop
7 13 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
9 7 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.086%) SPSS Modeler
11 2 (0.043%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.043%) EngageOne
11 2 (0.043%) InVision
11 2 (0.043%) SPSS
12 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.022%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.022%) Maya
12 1 (0.022%) RoboHelp
12 1 (0.022%) Simulink
12 1 (0.022%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 100 (2.15%) SAP FI
2 86 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 81 (1.74%) SAP CO
3 81 (1.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 77 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
5 64 (1.38%) SAP BPC
6 62 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
7 57 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
8 55 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
9 38 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
10 37 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
11 33 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
11 33 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
12 32 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
13 30 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
14 28 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
15 27 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
16 24 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
17 23 (0.50%) NetSuite
18 22 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 191 (4.11%) SaaS
2 190 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 152 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
4 78 (1.68%) Office 365
5 43 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (0.73%) PaaS
7 27 (0.58%) IaaS
8 26 (0.56%) GitHub
9 23 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
10 19 (0.41%) Google Analytics
11 8 (0.17%) Force.com
12 6 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.11%) AdWords
13 5 (0.11%) Taleo
14 4 (0.086%) Heroku
14 4 (0.086%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.086%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 3 (0.065%) TestFlight
16 2 (0.043%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 2 (0.043%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 211 (4.55%) Firewall
2 156 (3.36%) TCP/IP
3 152 (3.27%) LAN
4 128 (2.76%) WAN
5 120 (2.59%) DNS
6 92 (1.98%) SAN
7 75 (1.62%) DHCP
7 75 (1.62%) VPN
8 67 (1.44%) Internet
9 61 (1.31%) SSL
9 61 (1.31%) VoIP
10 49 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
10 49 (1.06%) MPLS
11 47 (1.01%) LDAP
12 46 (0.99%) Wireless
13 41 (0.88%) Network Security
14 36 (0.78%) HTTP
15 25 (0.54%) IPsec
15 25 (0.54%) SMTP
16 24 (0.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 734 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 177 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 174 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 155 (3.34%) MySQL
5 123 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
6 114 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 101 (2.18%) Relational Database
8 84 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 78 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
10 76 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 67 (1.44%) Oracle Database
12 64 (1.38%) Power BI
13 59 (1.27%) Big Data
14 49 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
15 47 (1.01%) NoSQL
16 46 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
17 44 (0.95%) Hadoop
17 44 (0.95%) QlikView
18 37 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
19 36 (0.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 165 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 148 (3.19%) Git (software)
3 133 (2.87%) Visual Studio
4 126 (2.71%) Selenium
5 121 (2.61%) JIRA
6 81 (1.74%) Jenkins
7 58 (1.25%) Maven
8 55 (1.18%) Subversion
9 49 (1.06%) WebDriver
10 38 (0.82%) JMeter
11 34 (0.73%) NUnit
11 34 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
12 25 (0.54%) SoapUI
13 23 (0.50%) Toad
14 21 (0.45%) Cucumber
14 21 (0.45%) MSTest
15 19 (0.41%) Ant
15 19 (0.41%) HP UFT
15 19 (0.41%) LoadRunner
15 19 (0.41%) Moq
General
1 578 (12.45%) Telecoms
2 522 (11.25%) Banking
3 337 (7.26%) Marketing
4 317 (6.83%) Retail
5 188 (4.05%) Manufacturing
6 139 (2.99%) Legal
7 106 (2.28%) Electronics
8 85 (1.83%) Financial Institution
9 77 (1.66%) Advertising
10 73 (1.57%) Automotive
11 65 (1.40%) Publishing
12 60 (1.29%) Back Office
13 40 (0.86%) Billing
14 33 (0.71%) German Language
15 28 (0.60%) Games
15 28 (0.60%) Spanish Language
16 26 (0.56%) General Ledger
17 24 (0.52%) Aerospace
17 24 (0.52%) Retail Banking
18 23 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 1056 (22.75%) Developer
2 877 (18.89%) Analyst
3 393 (8.47%) Consultant
4 345 (7.43%) C# Developer
5 290 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 283 (6.10%) Business Analyst
7 279 (6.01%) Project Manager
8 231 (4.98%) Senior Developer
9 215 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
10 205 (4.42%) Architect
11 156 (3.36%) IT Manager
12 154 (3.32%) Java Developer
13 142 (3.06%) Support Analyst
14 132 (2.84%) Software Developer
15 126 (2.71%) Administrator
16 124 (2.67%) Financial Analyst
17 121 (2.61%) SQL Developer
18 114 (2.46%) Applications Support
19 107 (2.31%) Support Engineer
20 101 (2.18%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 739 (15.92%) .NET
2 488 (10.51%) HTML
3 398 (8.57%) CSS
4 314 (6.76%) ASP.NET
5 284 (6.12%) XML
6 226 (4.87%) Web Services
7 216 (4.65%) jQuery
8 190 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 189 (4.07%) AngularJS
10 161 (3.47%) HTML5
11 148 (3.19%) .NET Framework
12 130 (2.80%) Spring
13 122 (2.63%) REST
14 119 (2.56%) SOAP
15 112 (2.41%) Middleware
16 110 (2.37%) Ajax
17 105 (2.26%) CSS3
18 104 (2.24%) J2EE
19 90 (1.94%) WPF
20 87 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 461 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 245 (5.28%) Data Centre
3 195 (4.20%) Computer Science
4 188 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 129 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 119 (2.56%) Fintech
7 80 (1.72%) User Experience
8 61 (1.31%) Mobile App
9 59 (1.27%) Replication
10 56 (1.21%) Driving Licence
11 54 (1.16%) Clustering
12 48 (1.03%) PMI
13 39 (0.84%) FMCG
13 39 (0.84%) Virtual Team
14 38 (0.82%) Client/Server
15 33 (0.71%) AS400
16 24 (0.52%) Life Science
17 23 (0.50%) Algorithms
18 22 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
18 22 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 607 (13.08%) Windows
2 455 (9.80%) Linux
3 326 (7.02%) Unix
4 203 (4.37%) Windows Server
5 140 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 128 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 83 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 80 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 72 (1.55%) Windows 7
10 52 (1.12%) 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 16 (0.34%) Windows XP
16 11 (0.24%) CentOS
16 11 (0.24%) VxWorks
17 8 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
18 7 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1108 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
2 600 (12.93%) Project Management
3 486 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
4 382 (8.23%) ITIL
5 380 (8.19%) Scrum
6 367 (7.91%) MVC
7 340 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 287 (6.18%) CRM
9 275 (5.92%) PRINCE2
10 273 (5.88%) Business Analysis
11 246 (5.30%) Mentoring
12 243 (5.23%) Change Management
13 242 (5.21%) SDLC
14 238 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
15 237 (5.11%) ERP
16 228 (4.91%) TDD
17 221 (4.76%) Software Engineering
18 199 (4.29%) Programme Management
19 195 (4.20%) DevOps
20 193 (4.16%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1044 (22.49%) SQL
2 752 (16.20%) C#
3 501 (10.79%) JavaScript
4 472 (10.17%) Java
5 231 (4.98%) T-SQL
6 201 (4.33%) Python
7 163 (3.51%) VB.NET
8 147 (3.17%) C++
9 129 (2.78%) Perl
10 119 (2.56%) PHP
11 117 (2.52%) PowerShell
12 107 (2.31%) C
13 105 (2.26%) PL/SQL
14 93 (2.00%) Bash Shell
15 83 (1.79%) VB
16 73 (1.57%) Ruby
17 72 (1.55%) Shell Script
18 45 (0.97%) VBA
19 37 (0.80%) ABAP
20 29 (0.62%) RPG
Qualifications
1 718 (15.47%) Degree
2 144 (3.10%) ISEB
3 110 (2.37%) ISTQB
4 104 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
5 96 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 86 (1.85%) PMI Certification
7 79 (1.70%) PMP
8 78 (1.68%) Security Cleared
9 75 (1.62%) CCNA
10 71 (1.53%) MCSE
11 66 (1.42%) CCNP
12 62 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
13 43 (0.93%) CISSP
14 40 (0.86%) CISM
15 38 (0.82%) SC Cleared
16 33 (0.71%) CCIE
16 33 (0.71%) GIAC
16 33 (0.71%) MCP
17 31 (0.67%) ACCA
18 30 (0.65%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 246 (5.30%) QA
2 150 (3.23%) SLA
3 128 (2.76%) PMO
4 111 (2.39%) PCI DSS
5 67 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 62 (1.34%) Data Quality
7 34 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 30 (0.65%) COBIT
9 16 (0.34%) SSAE 16
10 11 (0.24%) SDET
11 10 (0.22%) IFRS
11 10 (0.22%) ISO27002
12 9 (0.19%) ISO 9000
12 9 (0.19%) 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
13 5 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 289 (6.23%) Active Directory
2 177 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 27 (0.58%) vSphere
5 26 (0.56%) VMware ESX
6 22 (0.47%) Docker
6 22 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (0.39%) XenApp
8 15 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.26%) Firmware
10 9 (0.19%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.17%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.15%) NFS
12 7 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
12 7 (0.15%) 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%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 73 (1.57%) Puppet
2 44 (0.95%) Red Hat Satellite
3 41 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (0.82%) Ansible
5 34 (0.73%) Nessus
5 34 (0.73%) SCCM
6 32 (0.69%) Nagios
7 28 (0.60%) Tivoli
8 25 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
9 23 (0.50%) Data Guard
9 23 (0.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 23 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
9 23 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 23 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 20 (0.43%) WSUS
11 19 (0.41%) SCOM
12 17 (0.37%) Nmap
13 16 (0.34%) FortiGate
14 15 (0.32%) NetBackup
14 15 (0.32%) SELinux
Vendors
1 914 (19.69%) Microsoft
2 435 (9.37%) Oracle
3 383 (8.25%) SAP
4 237 (5.11%) VMware
5 198 (4.27%) Cisco
6 141 (3.04%) Red Hat
7 121 (2.61%) HP
8 119 (2.56%) IBM
9 103 (2.22%) Citrix
10 72 (1.55%) CheckPoint
11 69 (1.49%) Juniper
12 65 (1.40%) F5
13 64 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
14 62 (1.34%) Tableau
15 56 (1.21%) Sage
16 49 (1.06%) Sun
17 43 (0.93%) Cognos
18 42 (0.90%) NetApp
19 41 (0.88%) Google
20 39 (0.84%) Palo Alto
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Networkers
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + health + pension + 25 days
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday