The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 14 7 20
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 9 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 9.18% 18.18% 2.08%
As % of the General category 25.71% 52.38% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 2
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.75% +22.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £34,700
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 Stevenage with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Stevenage
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 35 42 30
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 35.71% 34.71% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 24
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stevenage 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 Stevenage

Finance
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Finance in Stevenage

Finance
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Stevenage over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Stevenage

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 25 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Finance.

1 13 (86.67%) SQL
1 13 (86.67%) Banking
2 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) ISEB
2 12 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 12 (80.00%) JIRA
2 12 (80.00%) Selenium
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) Kanban
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) Microservices
5 1 (6.67%) React
5 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
5 1 (6.67%) SEPA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Applications
1 12 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (80.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) JIRA
1 12 (80.00%) Selenium
General
1 13 (86.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 12 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) LINQ
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) React
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 12 (80.00%) Manual Testing
1 12 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Microservices
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) ISEB
1 12 (80.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SEPA
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft