Period
to 18 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 12 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 78 94 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 15.18% 16.43% 15.19%
As % of the General category 50.00% 45.85% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 54 82 137
Suffolk median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +20.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,025 £31,375 £27,300
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £52,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.05% -5.00% -

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 Suffolk with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 156 205 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 30.35% 35.84% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 101 181 243
Suffolk median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +14.29% -3.75%
10th Percentile £24,250 £29,750 £27,050
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Suffolk

Finance
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Finance in Suffolk

Finance
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Suffolk over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Suffolk

Finance
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. 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
Ipswich -1 37 £58,000 +20.83% 6
Bury St Edmunds +12 8 £50,000 - 3
Newmarket 0 2 £36,250 +9.85% 4
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Finance.

1 25 (32.05%) Information Security
2 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
4 21 (26.92%) SQL
5 20 (25.64%) .NET
6 19 (24.36%) CISSP
7 18 (23.08%) CISM
8 17 (21.79%) Risk Management
9 15 (19.23%) Scrum
9 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (17.95%) Degree
11 13 (16.67%) CISA
11 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 13 (16.67%) C#
11 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 12 (15.38%) Kanban
13 11 (14.10%) Oracle
14 10 (12.82%) Java
14 10 (12.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 10 (12.82%) HIPAA
14 10 (12.82%) OWASP
15 9 (11.54%) User Stories
15 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
15 9 (11.54%) MVC
16 8 (10.26%) Change Management
16 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
16 8 (10.26%) Validation
16 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
16 8 (10.26%) TDD
16 8 (10.26%) Business Analysis

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (1.28%) Apache
1 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.28%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Dynamics 365
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (1.28%) DHCP
2 1 (1.28%) DNS
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (5.13%) Data Lake
3 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.85%) Big Data
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.28%) MySQL
6 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.41%) Burp Suite
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (5.13%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.28%) JIRA
4 1 (1.28%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.28%) Selenium
4 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (8.97%) Billing
1 7 (8.97%) Retail
2 6 (7.69%) Legal
2 6 (7.69%) Marketing
3 5 (6.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Analyst
2 18 (23.08%) Developer
3 11 (14.10%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.82%) .NET Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (7.69%) Software Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Development Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Information Officer
6 5 (6.41%) Information Security Officer
6 5 (6.41%) Risk Officer
6 5 (6.41%) Security Officer
6 5 (6.41%) Software Development Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Testing Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) .NET
2 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (8.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Core
5 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (7.69%) CSS
5 6 (7.69%) HTML
5 6 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (7.69%) RESTful
6 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
6 5 (6.41%) SOAP
6 5 (6.41%) WinForms
6 5 (6.41%) WPF
7 3 (3.85%) WCF
8 2 (2.56%) .NET Core
8 2 (2.56%) Redux
8 2 (2.56%) XML
9 1 (1.28%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.69%) PMI
4 5 (6.41%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (5.13%) Reinsurance
6 3 (3.85%) Fintech
7 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.28%) Online Games
8 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Linux
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) Information Security
2 24 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.79%) Risk Management
4 15 (19.23%) Scrum
5 12 (15.38%) Kanban
6 10 (12.82%) OWASP
7 9 (11.54%) MVC
7 9 (11.54%) User Stories
8 8 (10.26%) Acceptance Criteria
8 8 (10.26%) Business Analysis
8 8 (10.26%) Change Management
8 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.26%) Incident Management
8 8 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.26%) TDD
8 8 (10.26%) Use Case
8 8 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Validation
8 8 (10.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.92%) SQL
2 13 (16.67%) C#
2 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.82%) Java
4 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.41%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.85%) C
6 3 (3.85%) C++
6 3 (3.85%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) CISSP
2 18 (23.08%) CISM
3 14 (17.95%) Degree
4 13 (16.67%) CISA
5 7 (8.97%) CBAP
5 7 (8.97%) IIBA
6 6 (7.69%) PMI Certification
7 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.56%) ACCA
8 2 (2.56%) CIMA
8 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.28%) ISEB
9 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) HIPAA
1 10 (12.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (7.69%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) COBIT
3 1 (1.28%) GDPR
3 1 (1.28%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) Oracle
3 6 (7.69%) SAP
4 3 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.56%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.28%) Apple
6 1 (1.28%) Epicor
6 1 (1.28%) Facebook
6 1 (1.28%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) Infor
6 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.28%) McAfee
6 1 (1.28%) Sage
6 1 (1.28%) Trend Micro
6 1 (1.28%) Veeam