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

Financial
South East / Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 30.00% 8.33% 13.33%
As % of the General category 85.71% 25.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Median salary £50,000 £33,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.51% -34.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.27% -  

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 Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 7 4 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 35.00% 33.33% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Median salary £57,500 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.43% -22.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sussex 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 Sussex

Finance
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Salary trend for Finance in Sussex

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

1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) VBA
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (40.00%) Economics
2 6 (40.00%) Statistics
2 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) SIEM
5 3 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (20.00%) Electronics
5 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (6.67%) ArchiMate

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex 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 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) Commercial Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Data Governance Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Governance Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Governance Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Strategy Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Presales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Integration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Financial Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
1 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) Java EE
1 1 (6.67%) JPA
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Economics
1 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (40.00%) Statistics
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) SIEM
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCDP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Apigee
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) NetApp
2 1 (6.67%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (6.67%) VMware