Period
to 30 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 22 14
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 +26
Permanent jobs citing Finance 122 95 181
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.16% 10.10% 13.19%
As % of the General category 38.73% 33.57% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 70 89 191
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £33,117 £26,850 £22,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,450 £64,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% +12.00%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 315 283 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 39.13% 30.07% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 194 203 474
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,558 £22,325
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,250 £62,500
North East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Finance in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Finance in Tyne and Wear

Finance
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 114 £45,000 - 6
Sunderland -6 7 - -
Gateshead -4 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Finance
North East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Finance.

1 38 (31.15%) Problem-Solving
2 35 (28.69%) Sage
3 31 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (25.41%) Wealth Management
4 28 (22.95%) Software Engineering
5 27 (22.13%) Degree
6 22 (18.03%) SQL
7 19 (15.57%) ITIL
8 18 (14.75%) .NET
8 18 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (12.30%) AWS
9 15 (12.30%) Software Testing
10 14 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (11.48%) JMeter
10 14 (11.48%) C#
10 14 (11.48%) User Experience
11 13 (10.66%) Relational Database
11 13 (10.66%) Selenium
11 13 (10.66%) Web Services
12 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
12 12 (9.84%) Service Management
12 12 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (9.84%) SDLC
12 12 (9.84%) Fintech
13 11 (9.02%) DevOps
13 11 (9.02%) AngularJS
13 11 (9.02%) Test Automation
13 11 (9.02%) Service Delivery
13 11 (9.02%) SQL Server
13 11 (9.02%) Windows

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) assyst
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.30%) AWS
2 9 (7.38%) Azure
2 9 (7.38%) SaaS
3 7 (5.74%) BlazeMeter
3 7 (5.74%) Datadog
3 7 (5.74%) Slack
3 7 (5.74%) Sumo Logic
4 4 (3.28%) Office 365
4 4 (3.28%) PaaS
5 3 (2.46%) IaaS
6 2 (1.64%) Power Platform
6 2 (1.64%) Serverless
7 1 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.10%) SSL
2 1 (0.82%) Broadband
2 1 (0.82%) DNS
2 1 (0.82%) Firewall
2 1 (0.82%) Intranet
2 1 (0.82%) IPsec
2 1 (0.82%) PSTN
2 1 (0.82%) SAN
2 1 (0.82%) Skype
2 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.82%) VoIP
2 1 (0.82%) VPN
2 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (10.66%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (9.02%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.64%) EDMS
5 2 (1.64%) Power BI
6 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.82%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.48%) JMeter
2 13 (10.66%) Selenium
3 7 (5.74%) Cucumber
3 7 (5.74%) Gatling
3 7 (5.74%) HP UFT
3 7 (5.74%) JIRA
3 7 (5.74%) Postman
4 4 (3.28%) Cypress.io
5 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (4.10%) Police
2 4 (3.28%) Retail
3 3 (2.46%) Banking
3 3 (2.46%) Legal
4 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.64%) Front Office
4 2 (1.64%) Marketing
4 2 (1.64%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.82%) Back Office
5 1 (0.82%) Billing
5 1 (0.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (23.77%) Analyst
2 21 (17.21%) Software Engineer
3 12 (9.84%) Applications Support
3 12 (9.84%) Team Leader
4 11 (9.02%) Test Engineer
5 10 (8.20%) Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 8 (6.56%) Lead Software Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Applications Manager
7 7 (5.74%) Designer
7 7 (5.74%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Software Team Leader
8 6 (4.92%) Applications Support Manager
8 6 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.92%) Support Manager
9 5 (4.10%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Information Analyst
9 5 (4.10%) Operations Team Leader
9 5 (4.10%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.75%) .NET
2 13 (10.66%) Web Services
3 11 (9.02%) AngularJS
4 7 (5.74%) .NET Core
4 7 (5.74%) React
4 7 (5.74%) Ruby on Rails
5 6 (4.92%) CSS
5 6 (4.92%) HTML
6 5 (4.10%) Ajax
6 5 (4.10%) HTML5
6 5 (4.10%) JDBC
6 5 (4.10%) LDAP
6 5 (4.10%) ODBC
6 5 (4.10%) REST
6 5 (4.10%) SAML
6 5 (4.10%) SOAP
6 5 (4.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (4.10%) XML
7 4 (3.28%) Jest
7 4 (3.28%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.48%) User Experience
3 9 (7.38%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.92%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.64%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.82%) Clustering
7 1 (0.82%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.82%) Handset
7 1 (0.82%) IBM XIV
7 1 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) Windows
2 6 (4.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.64%) Linux
4 1 (0.82%) Unix
4 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.15%) Problem-Solving
2 31 (25.41%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.41%) Wealth Management
3 28 (22.95%) Software Engineering
4 19 (15.57%) ITIL
5 15 (12.30%) Software Testing
6 12 (9.84%) Fintech
6 12 (9.84%) SDLC
6 12 (9.84%) Service Management
7 11 (9.02%) DevOps
7 11 (9.02%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.02%) Test Automation
8 10 (8.20%) Business Analysis
8 10 (8.20%) ITSM
9 9 (7.38%) Computer Science
9 9 (7.38%) Data Analysis
9 9 (7.38%) Microservices
9 9 (7.38%) OO
9 9 (7.38%) Project Delivery
10 8 (6.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.03%) SQL
2 14 (11.48%) C#
3 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.38%) C++
5 7 (5.74%) Ruby
6 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.28%) Java
7 4 (3.28%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.46%) Python
9 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (22.13%) Degree
2 7 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.64%) APMP
4 2 (1.64%) PhD
5 1 (0.82%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.82%) MCSA
5 1 (0.82%) MCSE
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.82%) GDPR
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.38%) Docker
2 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (28.69%) Sage
2 9 (7.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.74%) New Relic
4 5 (4.10%) Alteryx
4 5 (4.10%) ServiceNow
4 5 (4.10%) Tableau
4 5 (4.10%) VMware
5 3 (2.46%) Citrix
6 2 (1.64%) IBM
6 2 (1.64%) Snow
7 1 (0.82%) Adobe
7 1 (0.82%) Avaya
7 1 (0.82%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.82%) Cisco
7 1 (0.82%) EMC
7 1 (0.82%) ESET
7 1 (0.82%) Freshdesk
7 1 (0.82%) SAP
7 1 (0.82%) Veeam