Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 11 25
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 65 150 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 12.55% 17.48% 8.21%
As % of the General category 37.36% 63.29% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 53 131 66
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £63,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 174 237 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 33.59% 27.62% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 144 197 238
Suffolk median annual salary £44,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.11% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,300 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £58,075
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -8 56 £47,500 +33.80% 5
Bury St Edmunds +18 2 £32,500 -31.58% 2
Finance
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Finance.

1 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (27.69%) Project Management
4 17 (26.15%) C#
4 17 (26.15%) SQL
4 17 (26.15%) QA
5 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
5 16 (24.62%) PRINCE2
5 16 (24.62%) MS Visio
6 15 (23.08%) PMO
7 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
7 14 (21.54%) Dynamics AX
8 12 (18.46%) Advertising
8 12 (18.46%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (18.46%) Line Management
9 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (15.38%) Resource Management
10 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (15.38%) Visual Studio
11 9 (13.85%) .NET
11 9 (13.85%) X++
11 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (13.85%) MongoDB
11 9 (13.85%) Node.js
11 9 (13.85%) Analytics
12 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
12 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (12.31%) Scrum
12 8 (12.31%) HTML
12 8 (12.31%) CSS

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 2 (3.08%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (24.62%) MS Visio
2 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (9.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (6.15%) NetSuite
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (6.15%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (7.69%) Serverless
4 4 (6.15%) FinancialForce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (13.85%) MongoDB
3 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.69%) Neo4j
5 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (6.15%) SAP HANA
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.08%) Big Data
8 2 (3.08%) Couchbase
8 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.54%) MySQL
9 1 (1.54%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 12 (18.46%) Advertising
2 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Developer
2 18 (27.69%) Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) IT Manager
5 6 (9.23%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (9.23%) PMO Lead
5 6 (9.23%) PMO Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.23%) Senior PMO
6 5 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
6 5 (7.69%) IoT Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Senior PMO Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
1 9 (13.85%) Node.js
2 8 (12.31%) CSS
2 8 (12.31%) HTML
3 5 (7.69%) REST
3 5 (7.69%) Web Services
4 4 (6.15%) React Native
5 3 (4.62%) HTML5
5 3 (4.62%) React
5 3 (4.62%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 3 (4.62%) XML
6 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.08%) Kendo UI
6 2 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.08%) RESTful
6 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.08%) WCF
7 1 (1.54%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.69%) e-Learning
2 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.69%) Reinsurance
2 5 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.08%) Fintech
5 1 (1.54%) Equities
5 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.54%) PMI
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.69%) Project Management
3 16 (24.62%) PRINCE2
4 12 (18.46%) Line Management
4 12 (18.46%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (15.38%) Resource Management
6 9 (13.85%) Analytics
7 8 (12.31%) ERP
7 8 (12.31%) Scrum
7 8 (12.31%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.77%) API Development
9 6 (9.23%) Matrix Organization
9 6 (9.23%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (9.23%) TDD
10 5 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
10 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.69%) DevOps
10 5 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
10 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.15%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) C#
1 17 (26.15%) SQL
2 14 (21.54%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.85%) X++
4 5 (7.69%) ES6
4 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.62%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) Java
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) APMP
2 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.62%) ISEB
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.54%) ACCA
5 1 (1.54%) CIMA
5 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.15%) QA
2 15 (23.08%) PMO
3 3 (4.62%) SLA
4 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.54%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Epicor
2 5 (7.69%) Infor
2 5 (7.69%) JD Edwards
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) Sage
2 5 (7.69%) SAP
3 4 (6.15%) IFS
3 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (6.15%) Xero
4 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.62%) Planview
5 1 (1.54%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.54%) Tableau