Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 39 29
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 51 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 13.60% 7.38% 12.70%
As % of the General category 38.93% 40.74% 50.82%
Number of salaries quoted 49 15 25
St Albans median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% +22.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £41,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £79,500 £51,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% -2.86%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
St Albans
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 131 54 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 34.93% 18.12% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 129 44 52
St Albans median annual salary £54,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.24% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £33,750 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,125 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in St Albans.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in St Albans

Finance
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in St Albans.

Salary trend for Finance in St Albans

Finance
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in St Albans over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the St Albans region with a requirement for Finance.

1 45 (88.24%) .NET
2 44 (86.27%) C#
3 38 (74.51%) AngularJS
4 37 (72.55%) HTML
4 37 (72.55%) CSS
5 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (68.63%) Microsoft Azure
7 34 (66.67%) MVC
8 33 (64.71%) ASP.NET
9 32 (62.75%) Scrum
10 31 (60.78%) .NET Framework
10 31 (60.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
12 28 (54.90%) Wealth Management
12 28 (54.90%) Asset Management
12 28 (54.90%) HTML5
12 28 (54.90%) MongoDB
12 28 (54.90%) Web Application Development
12 28 (54.90%) RavenDB
12 28 (54.90%) CSS3
12 28 (54.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 28 (54.90%) SQL Server 2016
12 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 28 (54.90%) Fintech
13 14 (27.45%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
15 10 (19.61%) SQL
16 9 (17.65%) Web Development
17 8 (15.69%) Mathematics

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 7 (13.73%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 28 (54.90%) MongoDB
2 28 (54.90%) RavenDB
2 28 (54.90%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (15.69%) Redis
4 3 (5.88%) Big Data
4 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Selenium
2 3 (5.88%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.96%) Grunt
General
1 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Developer
2 39 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 28 (54.90%) .NET Developer - Fintech
4 6 (11.76%) Junior
4 6 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 4 (7.84%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Analytics Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Big Data Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Accounts Assistant
7 2 (3.92%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Data Analytics Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Data Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (88.24%) .NET
2 38 (74.51%) AngularJS
3 37 (72.55%) CSS
3 37 (72.55%) HTML
4 33 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 31 (60.78%) .NET Framework
5 31 (60.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (54.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 28 (54.90%) CSS3
6 28 (54.90%) HTML5
6 28 (54.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (15.69%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.88%) Web Services
10 2 (3.92%) .NET Core
10 2 (3.92%) jQuery
10 2 (3.92%) RESTful
11 1 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
11 1 (1.96%) Sass
11 1 (1.96%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 28 (54.90%) Fintech
2 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) CentOS
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (66.67%) MVC
3 32 (62.75%) Scrum
4 28 (54.90%) Asset Management
4 28 (54.90%) Wealth Management
4 28 (54.90%) Web Application Development
5 14 (27.45%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (17.65%) Web Development
7 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
8 6 (11.76%) TDD
9 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.84%) BDD
11 3 (5.88%) Analytics
11 3 (5.88%) Coaching
11 3 (5.88%) Data Analytics
11 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
11 3 (5.88%) Data Science
11 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.88%) Test Automation
12 2 (3.92%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 44 (86.27%) C#
2 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) TypeScript
5 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Graphite
2 1 (1.96%) Consul
2 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.96%) Rancher
2 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Sage
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat