Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Financial Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Finance Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 436 417 430
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 85 135 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75 77 128
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £34,500 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £59,250 £60,375
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 25,771 29,954 30,952
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 96.70% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21,321 24,994 25,716
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Financial Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in the South East

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Financial Analyst in the South East

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in the South East over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Financial Analyst in the South East

Financial Analyst
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 Financial Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +16 31 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Berkshire -10 22 £47,500 +11.76% 3
East Sussex +19 17 £37,000 -29.52%
Surrey +5 16 £42,500 -12.82% 1
Hampshire +4 12 £44,500 -11.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 7 £42,500 -5.56% 7
West Sussex -4 5 £47,500 -20.83%
Oxfordshire +26 2 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Kent +16 2 - - 1
Sussex +12 1 £40,000 -12.09%
Financial Analyst
England

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 85 (100.00%) Finance
2 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (27.06%) SQL
3 23 (27.06%) Waterfall
4 18 (21.18%) Banking
5 16 (18.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 16 (18.82%) Oracle
6 15 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
7 14 (16.47%) Oracle Financials
7 14 (16.47%) Oracle 11i
8 13 (15.29%) PL/SQL
8 13 (15.29%) Oracle Receivables
9 12 (14.12%) Oracle Assets
9 12 (14.12%) Oracle Payables
9 12 (14.12%) Oracle General Ledger
10 11 (12.94%) Oracle iProcurement
10 11 (12.94%) Project Management
10 11 (12.94%) Defect Management
11 10 (11.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 10 (11.76%) E-business
11 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (8.24%) SAP
12 7 (8.24%) Regression Testing
12 7 (8.24%) ACCA
12 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
12 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (8.24%) Process Improvement
12 7 (8.24%) PMO
12 7 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (7.06%) Business Analysis

Financial Analyst Skill Set
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 2 (2.35%) OnBase
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.18%) Confluence
2 1 (1.18%) IIS
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (16.47%) Oracle 11i
3 14 (16.47%) Oracle Financials
4 13 (15.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 12 (14.12%) Oracle Assets
5 12 (14.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (14.12%) Oracle Payables
6 11 (12.94%) Oracle iProcurement
7 10 (11.76%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 6 (7.06%) SAP CO
8 6 (7.06%) SAP FI
8 6 (7.06%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (4.71%) SAP BPC
10 3 (3.53%) SAP FS
10 3 (3.53%) SAP FSCM
11 2 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
12 1 (1.18%) Cognos TM1
12 1 (1.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 1 (1.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Firewall
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.53%) Power BI
2 3 (3.53%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 85 (100.00%) Finance
2 18 (21.18%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Front Office
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) Gherkin
1 2 (2.35%) XML
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) EDI
2 1 (1.18%) HTML
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.88%) Fintech
3 4 (4.71%) User Experience
4 3 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.06%) Waterfall
3 11 (12.94%) Defect Management
3 11 (12.94%) Project Management
4 10 (11.76%) E-business
5 7 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (8.24%) Process Improvement
5 7 (8.24%) Regression Testing
5 7 (8.24%) Test Scripting
6 6 (7.06%) Business Analysis
6 6 (7.06%) CRM
6 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.88%) Manual Testing
7 5 (5.88%) Test Strategy
7 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.71%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.71%) Financial Analysis
8 4 (4.71%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (27.06%) SQL
2 13 (15.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.18%) C++
3 1 (1.18%) Java
3 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) ACCA
2 5 (5.88%) Degree
3 4 (4.71%) CIMA
4 3 (3.53%) ISEB
4 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) PMO
2 3 (3.53%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.18%) GDPR
3 1 (1.18%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Oracle
2 7 (8.24%) SAP
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.35%) Concur
5 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.18%) Cognos