Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Financial Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 420 436 445
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 128 167 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.49% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 83 160 174
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +15.61% -3.89%
10th Percentile £35,450 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,000 £67,550 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 29304 33921 41438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.97% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24468 28449 34555
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Surrey +52 50 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Thames Valley +4 45 £45,000 -15.89%
Berkshire +15 33 £47,500 -13.64%
East Sussex -4 10 £45,000 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire +18 9 £45,000 -21.74%
Kent +11 7 £36,500 +4.29% 1
West Sussex -1 5 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Hampshire -11 5 £50,000 +8.70%
Middlesex - 4 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +1 3 £42,500 -
M4 Corridor - 2 £62,500 -
Financial Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 128 (100.00%) Finance
2 27 (21.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (18.75%) SAP
4 20 (15.63%) Oracle
5 19 (14.84%) SQL
6 18 (14.06%) Data Analysis
7 16 (12.50%) Regression Testing
8 15 (11.72%) ERP
8 15 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (10.94%) XML
9 14 (10.94%) ISEB
9 14 (10.94%) QA
9 14 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (9.38%) Risk Management
10 12 (9.38%) System Testing
11 11 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (8.59%) Wealth Management
11 11 (8.59%) Degree
11 11 (8.59%) Legal
11 11 (8.59%) Migration
11 11 (8.59%) Scrum
11 11 (8.59%) Banking
11 11 (8.59%) CIMA
11 11 (8.59%) JD Edwards
11 11 (8.59%) ACCA
11 11 (8.59%) CRM
12 10 (7.81%) MS Access
12 10 (7.81%) ABAP
12 10 (7.81%) LSMW
12 10 (7.81%) Business Development

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 3 (2.34%) SAS
2 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (21.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (7.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 7 (5.47%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (5.47%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (5.47%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (5.47%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (4.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (4.69%) SAP CO
3 6 (4.69%) SAP FI
3 6 (4.69%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (1.56%) Infor SunSystems
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle AGIS
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (1.56%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.78%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) Firewall
2 5 (3.91%) Network Security
3 1 (0.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.81%) MS Access
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.78%) Big Data
4 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.78%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.78%) HBase
4 1 (0.78%) Impala
4 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) QlikView
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.78%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) LSMW
2 4 (3.13%) JDeveloper
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.78%) JIRA
3 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 128 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (8.59%) Banking
2 11 (8.59%) Legal
3 5 (3.91%) General Ledger
4 3 (2.34%) Marketing
4 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.56%) German Language
5 2 (1.56%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.56%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (1.56%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) XML
2 1 (0.78%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.78%) Kafka
2 1 (0.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.34%) Derivative
3 3 (2.34%) Equities
3 3 (2.34%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.56%) PMI
5 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.78%) Fintech
5 1 (0.78%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.56%) Windows
2 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.06%) Data Analysis
2 16 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 15 (11.72%) ERP
3 15 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (9.38%) Risk Management
4 12 (9.38%) System Testing
5 11 (8.59%) CRM
5 11 (8.59%) Migration
5 11 (8.59%) Scrum
5 11 (8.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (8.59%) Wealth Management
6 10 (7.81%) Business Development
6 10 (7.81%) Coaching
6 10 (7.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (7.81%) Data Migration
6 10 (7.81%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
6 10 (7.81%) Scenario Testing
6 10 (7.81%) Test Scripting
7 9 (7.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.84%) SQL
2 10 (7.81%) ABAP
3 7 (5.47%) Java
4 6 (4.69%) VBScript
5 5 (3.91%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.56%) C#
7 1 (0.78%) Scala
7 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (10.94%) ISEB
2 11 (8.59%) ACCA
2 11 (8.59%) CIMA
2 11 (8.59%) Degree
3 5 (3.91%) CISSP
4 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.78%) AAT
5 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) QA
2 7 (5.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (4.69%) GAAP
4 5 (3.91%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.56%) SLA
6 1 (0.78%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 24 (18.75%) SAP
2 20 (15.63%) Oracle
3 11 (8.59%) JD Edwards
4 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.47%) Sage
5 6 (4.69%) Cassiopae
5 6 (4.69%) NETSOL
5 6 (4.69%) White Clarke
5 6 (4.69%) Xero
6 5 (3.91%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.56%) Sun
8 1 (0.78%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.78%) Citrix
8 1 (0.78%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.78%) Cognos
8 1 (0.78%) Infor
8 1 (0.78%) Tableau