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 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
England / South East
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 6
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2196 3167 3817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.46% 17.30% 18.28%
As % of the General category 46.69% 48.78% 48.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1709 2595 3136
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% -3.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £69,000
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 4703 6493 7861
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 33.11% 35.47% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3659 5221 6026
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +2 548 £50,000 - 103
Berkshire -7 481 £50,000 -4.76% 64
Hampshire -1 449 £45,000 +5.88% 58
Buckinghamshire -5 234 £45,500 +1.11% 38
West Sussex -7 139 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Oxfordshire -10 124 £40,000 -23.80% 22
Kent -10 110 £39,500 -7.05% 17
East Sussex +2 91 £50,000 - 12
Middlesex -4 8 £70,000 +5.66%
Sussex -1 3 £62,500 +52.43% 1
M4 Corridor -5 2 - -
Home Counties - 1 £50,000 -
Finance
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 1279 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1072 (24.23%) SQL
3 924 (20.88%) Microsoft
4 773 (17.47%) C#
5 730 (16.50%) .NET
5 730 (16.50%) SQL Server
6 643 (14.53%) Degree
7 555 (12.54%) Project Management
8 540 (12.20%) Windows
9 522 (11.80%) JavaScript
10 516 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
11 491 (11.10%) Java
12 471 (10.64%) Telecoms
12 471 (10.64%) Scrum
13 467 (10.55%) HTML
14 408 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
15 407 (9.20%) Oracle
16 405 (9.15%) Banking
17 401 (9.06%) CSS
18 392 (8.86%) Linux
19 389 (8.79%) SAP
20 346 (7.82%) Test Automation
21 345 (7.80%) Marketing
22 342 (7.73%) MVC
23 333 (7.53%) QA
24 324 (7.32%) ASP.NET
25 323 (7.30%) ITIL
25 323 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
26 301 (6.80%) XML
27 299 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel

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
1 123 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 116 (2.62%) CMS
3 85 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 79 (1.79%) IIS
5 73 (1.65%) Apache
6 72 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
7 50 (1.13%) SAS
8 45 (1.02%) JBoss
9 34 (0.77%) Drupal
10 33 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
10 33 (0.75%) Tomcat
11 30 (0.68%) WebSphere
12 29 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
13 27 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
14 26 (0.59%) Confluence
14 26 (0.59%) WordPress
15 23 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
16 22 (0.50%) Apache Spark
17 18 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
18 14 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 299 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 289 (6.53%) Microsoft Office
3 119 (2.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 101 (2.28%) Microsoft Project
5 75 (1.69%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.14%) FrameMaker
8 6 (0.14%) RoboHelp
9 4 (0.090%) EngageOne
9 4 (0.090%) SPSS Modeler
10 3 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.068%) Niku Workbench
11 2 (0.045%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.045%) SPSS
12 1 (0.023%) Abaqus
12 1 (0.023%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 1 (0.023%) Simulink
12 1 (0.023%) Solid Edge
12 1 (0.023%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 139 (3.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 108 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 94 (2.12%) SAP FI
4 88 (1.99%) SAP CO
4 88 (1.99%) SAP FI/CO
5 83 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
6 64 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
7 52 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
8 49 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
9 47 (1.06%) SAP BPC
10 41 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
11 40 (0.90%) Oracle Assets
12 34 (0.77%) SAP S/4HANA
13 33 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
14 32 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
15 30 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
16 29 (0.66%) NetSuite
17 28 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
18 27 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
19 26 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 214 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 174 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 158 (3.57%) SaaS
4 58 (1.31%) Office 365
5 31 (0.70%) GitHub
6 26 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (0.52%) PaaS
8 22 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
9 19 (0.43%) IaaS
10 16 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
11 14 (0.32%) Google Analytics
12 6 (0.14%) G Suite
13 5 (0.11%) iPaaS
13 5 (0.11%) Slack
14 4 (0.090%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.068%) AdWords
15 3 (0.068%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (0.068%) Azure Machine Learning
15 3 (0.068%) Google Play
15 3 (0.068%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 138 (3.12%) Firewall
2 102 (2.31%) TCP/IP
3 79 (1.79%) LAN
4 66 (1.49%) WAN
5 65 (1.47%) VPN
6 58 (1.31%) DNS
7 53 (1.20%) VoIP
8 45 (1.02%) SAN
9 41 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
10 38 (0.86%) Internet
11 34 (0.77%) DHCP
12 31 (0.70%) Wireless
13 28 (0.63%) HTTP
14 26 (0.59%) Network Security
15 25 (0.56%) FTP
16 21 (0.47%) MPLS
16 21 (0.47%) VLAN
17 18 (0.41%) Intranet
17 18 (0.41%) LDAP
18 15 (0.34%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 730 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 185 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 184 (4.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 169 (3.82%) MySQL
5 109 (2.46%) Big Data
6 108 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 104 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 103 (2.33%) Power BI
9 94 (2.12%) Relational Database
10 80 (1.81%) NoSQL
11 74 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 73 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
13 70 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
14 65 (1.47%) Hadoop
15 64 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
16 52 (1.18%) QlikView
17 50 (1.13%) Oracle Database
18 40 (0.90%) MongoDB
18 40 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
19 38 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 233 (5.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 184 (4.16%) Git (software)
3 164 (3.71%) Selenium
4 129 (2.92%) Visual Studio
5 118 (2.67%) JIRA
6 97 (2.19%) Jenkins
7 68 (1.54%) WebDriver
8 67 (1.51%) Subversion
9 61 (1.38%) NUnit
10 51 (1.15%) JMeter
11 45 (1.02%) Maven
12 35 (0.79%) TeamCity
13 33 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
14 28 (0.63%) Cucumber
15 25 (0.56%) Gatling
15 25 (0.56%) gulp
16 24 (0.54%) MSBuild
17 21 (0.47%) Ant
17 21 (0.47%) Eclipse
17 21 (0.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 471 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 405 (9.15%) Banking
3 345 (7.80%) Marketing
4 280 (6.33%) Retail
5 251 (5.67%) Manufacturing
6 140 (3.16%) Electronics
7 118 (2.67%) Legal
8 101 (2.28%) Automotive
8 101 (2.28%) Financial Institution
9 70 (1.58%) Advertising
10 53 (1.20%) Billing
11 50 (1.13%) Back Office
12 49 (1.11%) Publishing
13 42 (0.95%) General Ledger
14 37 (0.84%) Aerospace
15 26 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
16 24 (0.54%) Retail Banking
17 23 (0.52%) German Language
18 22 (0.50%) Games
18 22 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1099 (24.84%) Developer
2 867 (19.59%) Analyst
3 358 (8.09%) Consultant
4 344 (7.77%) .NET Developer
5 338 (7.64%) C# Developer
6 296 (6.69%) Project Manager
7 280 (6.33%) Business Analyst
8 227 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 191 (4.32%) Senior Developer
10 169 (3.82%) Java Developer
11 152 (3.44%) IT Manager
12 140 (3.16%) SQL Developer
13 135 (3.05%) Software Developer
14 130 (2.94%) Architect
15 126 (2.85%) Financial Analyst
16 124 (2.80%) Support Analyst
17 123 (2.78%) Service Analyst
18 112 (2.53%) Support Engineer
19 108 (2.44%) Applications Support
20 96 (2.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 730 (16.50%) .NET
2 467 (10.55%) HTML
3 401 (9.06%) CSS
4 324 (7.32%) ASP.NET
5 301 (6.80%) XML
6 241 (5.45%) AngularJS
7 222 (5.02%) Web Services
8 189 (4.27%) jQuery
9 186 (4.20%) .NET Framework
10 177 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 163 (3.68%) HTML5
12 156 (3.53%) SOAP
13 153 (3.46%) REST
14 119 (2.69%) Spring
15 116 (2.62%) ASP.NET Web API
16 94 (2.12%) CSS3
17 93 (2.10%) Entity Framework
17 93 (2.10%) JSON
18 92 (2.08%) Ajax
19 89 (2.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 408 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (3.71%) Fintech
2 164 (3.71%) Management Information System
3 153 (3.46%) Computer Science
4 116 (2.62%) Data Centre
5 101 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
5 101 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
6 86 (1.94%) User Experience
7 46 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 39 (0.88%) Replication
9 38 (0.86%) Virtual Team
10 36 (0.81%) FMCG
11 32 (0.72%) Driving Licence
12 31 (0.70%) Clustering
13 28 (0.63%) PMI
14 25 (0.56%) AS400
14 25 (0.56%) Client/Server
14 25 (0.56%) Life Science
15 19 (0.43%) N-Tier
16 18 (0.41%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 540 (12.20%) Windows
2 392 (8.86%) Linux
3 250 (5.65%) Unix
4 184 (4.16%) Windows Server
5 109 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 109 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 101 (2.28%) Windows 7
7 77 (1.74%) Android
8 73 (1.65%) Apple iOS
9 55 (1.24%) Solaris
10 53 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 51 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 40 (0.90%) Windows 10
13 29 (0.66%) AIX
14 17 (0.38%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.32%) Mac OS X
16 10 (0.23%) VxWorks
17 9 (0.20%) Windows 8
18 8 (0.18%) CentOS
18 8 (0.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1279 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
2 555 (12.54%) Project Management
3 516 (11.66%) Business Intelligence
4 471 (10.64%) Scrum
5 346 (7.82%) Test Automation
6 342 (7.73%) MVC
7 323 (7.30%) ITIL
7 323 (7.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 291 (6.58%) TDD
9 274 (6.19%) Mentoring
10 262 (5.92%) PRINCE2
11 255 (5.76%) Business Analysis
12 242 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
13 237 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
14 233 (5.27%) CRM
15 225 (5.08%) SDLC
16 224 (5.06%) DevOps
17 223 (5.04%) ERP
18 216 (4.88%) Software Engineering
19 213 (4.81%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1072 (24.23%) SQL
2 773 (17.47%) C#
3 522 (11.80%) JavaScript
4 491 (11.10%) Java
5 252 (5.69%) Python
6 233 (5.27%) T-SQL
7 147 (3.32%) VB.NET
8 143 (3.23%) C++
9 122 (2.76%) Perl
10 115 (2.60%) PL/SQL
11 113 (2.55%) C
12 112 (2.53%) PHP
13 104 (2.35%) PowerShell
14 97 (2.19%) Bash Shell
15 87 (1.97%) Ruby
16 60 (1.36%) Shell Script
17 59 (1.33%) VB
18 48 (1.08%) VBA
19 45 (1.02%) R
20 27 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 643 (14.53%) Degree
2 141 (3.19%) ISEB
3 127 (2.87%) ISTQB
4 80 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 72 (1.63%) Security Cleared
6 68 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 68 (1.54%) PMI Certification
7 66 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 65 (1.47%) PMP
9 60 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
10 55 (1.24%) CISSP
11 51 (1.15%) CCNA
12 42 (0.95%) CCNP
12 42 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
13 41 (0.93%) CISM
14 40 (0.90%) MCSE
15 38 (0.86%) SC Cleared
16 37 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 34 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 29 (0.66%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 333 (7.53%) QA
2 153 (3.46%) SLA
3 113 (2.55%) PMO
4 63 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (1.06%) Data Quality
5 47 (1.06%) PCI DSS
6 27 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 26 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27002
8 24 (0.54%) COBIT
9 12 (0.27%) SSAE 16
10 9 (0.20%) GDPR
10 9 (0.20%) ISO 9000
11 7 (0.16%) IFRS
12 6 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 4 (0.090%) MiFID
13 4 (0.090%) Solvency II
13 4 (0.090%) WCAG
14 3 (0.068%) IFRS 9
14 3 (0.068%) ISO 22301
14 3 (0.068%) P3O
System Software
1 240 (5.42%) Active Directory
2 92 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 38 (0.86%) Docker
5 17 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (0.36%) vSphere
7 14 (0.32%) XenApp
8 11 (0.25%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (0.16%) NFS
10 7 (0.16%) XenServer
11 6 (0.14%) HDFS
11 6 (0.14%) KVM
11 6 (0.14%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 6 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 4 (0.090%) Apache Flume
13 4 (0.090%) Oracle Clusterware
14 3 (0.068%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 77 (1.74%) Puppet
2 59 (1.33%) Ansible
3 55 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (0.56%) SCCM
4 25 (0.56%) Tivoli
5 20 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 16 (0.36%) Nessus
8 15 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
9 14 (0.32%) Salt
10 13 (0.29%) Data Guard
10 13 (0.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 13 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 13 (0.29%) WSUS
11 12 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
11 12 (0.27%) ZABBIX
12 11 (0.25%) Kubernetes
12 11 (0.25%) Nmap
13 10 (0.23%) Nagios
13 10 (0.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 924 (20.88%) Microsoft
2 407 (9.20%) Oracle
3 389 (8.79%) SAP
4 146 (3.30%) VMware
5 135 (3.05%) Cisco
6 102 (2.31%) Red Hat
7 94 (2.12%) Citrix
8 87 (1.97%) Tableau
9 71 (1.60%) HP
10 70 (1.58%) IBM
11 54 (1.22%) Cognos
11 54 (1.22%) Juniper
11 54 (1.22%) Sage
12 50 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
13 48 (1.08%) Remedy
14 46 (1.04%) CheckPoint
15 43 (0.97%) F5
16 37 (0.84%) Google
17 36 (0.81%) Hyperion
18 35 (0.79%) Sun
Egham, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Benefits + Bonus!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + benefits!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Juicy Benefits Package!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent + package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Benefits + Bonus!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and additional benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Benefits + Bonus!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 43 minutes ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Training + Qualifications + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, car allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Maidstone, Kent
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £62000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chatham, Kent
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £43,000 to £48,000 per annum 10% bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: competitive
Posted: 33 minutes ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent salary + benefits!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reigate, Surrey
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago