Period
to 25 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Budgeting and Forecasting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Budgeting and Forecasting over the 6 months to 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Budgeting and Forecasting
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 712 737 846
Rank change year-on-year +25 +109 +56
Permanent jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting 105 284 282
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 74 201 231
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,500 £83,750 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -6.67%

Budgeting and Forecasting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68,537 113,658 138,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.52% 92.04% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 54,032 91,245 111,050
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,053 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.67% +1.05% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Budgeting and Forecasting
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Budgeting and Forecasting as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Budgeting and Forecasting in the UK

Budgeting and Forecasting
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting.

Salary trend for Budgeting and Forecasting in the UK

Budgeting and Forecasting
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Budgeting and Forecasting in the UK

Budgeting and Forecasting
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2021. 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
England +63 101 £61,250 +9.38% 30
London +115 51 £75,000 +25.00% 10
UK excluding London +75 51 £55,000 +10.00% 21
South East +100 19 £62,500 +8.70% 4
Midlands +38 17 £52,735 -12.11% 2
West Midlands +46 16 £50,469 -15.89%
North of England +59 11 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Work from Home -100 7 £62,500 +13.64% 5
Yorkshire +48 6 £44,250 +4.12%
North West +55 5 £47,500 +15.15% 6
South West +43 2 £50,000 +49.25% 6
Scotland - 2 £62,500 - 1
East Midlands +40 1 £55,000 -15.38% 2

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, IT jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting 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 with a requirement for Budgeting and Forecasting.

1 67 (63.81%) Finance
2 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (29.52%) Project Management
3 24 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (16.19%) Planning and Forecasting
6 15 (14.29%) PMO
6 15 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 15 (14.29%) ERP
6 15 (14.29%) ACCA
6 15 (14.29%) Coaching
7 14 (13.33%) Degree
7 14 (13.33%) CIMA
7 14 (13.33%) Change Management
7 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (13.33%) Programme Management
8 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
8 13 (12.38%) Performance Management
8 13 (12.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (11.43%) Oracle
9 12 (11.43%) Workday
9 12 (11.43%) Requirements Gathering
9 12 (11.43%) Business Case
10 11 (10.48%) Project Delivery
10 11 (10.48%) SQL
10 11 (10.48%) Supplier Management
11 10 (9.52%) Scrum
11 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery

Budgeting and Forecasting
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (17.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.67%) HFM
2 5 (4.76%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (3.81%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.86%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.90%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) Azure
1 8 (7.62%) Power Platform
2 4 (3.81%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.86%) AWS
4 2 (1.90%) GCP
5 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (0.95%) SaaS
5 1 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) Power BI
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle Smart View
3 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.90%) Essbase
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.95%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.95%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) JIRA
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 67 (63.81%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Legal
3 8 (7.62%) Banking
3 8 (7.62%) General Ledger
4 7 (6.67%) Advertising
4 7 (6.67%) Billing
4 7 (6.67%) Marketing
5 6 (5.71%) Retail
6 4 (3.81%) Games
6 4 (3.81%) Law
6 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.90%) Local Government
7 2 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.90%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (17.14%) Analyst
2 13 (12.38%) Senior Manager
3 12 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 11 (10.48%) Finance Manager
5 9 (8.57%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Finance Systems Manager
7 6 (5.71%) Systems Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Accountant
8 5 (4.76%) Consultant
8 5 (4.76%) Engineering Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Identity Management Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Implementation Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Implementation Project Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Project Implementation Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Security Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Senior Software Project Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Software Implementation Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) OLE
1 5 (4.76%) SOAP
1 5 (4.76%) Web Services
1 5 (4.76%) WSDL
1 5 (4.76%) XML
1 5 (4.76%) XSLT
2 1 (0.95%) MDX
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (0.95%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.76%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (3.81%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (2.86%) EPoS
6 3 (2.86%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.90%) CMDB
7 2 (1.90%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.95%) Life Science
8 1 (0.95%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.95%) User Experience
8 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (29.52%) Project Management
2 18 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (16.19%) Planning and Forecasting
4 15 (14.29%) Coaching
4 15 (14.29%) ERP
5 14 (13.33%) Change Management
5 14 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 13 (12.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (12.38%) Performance Management
7 12 (11.43%) Business Case
7 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (11.43%) Requirements Gathering
8 11 (10.48%) Project Delivery
8 11 (10.48%) Supplier Management
9 10 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (9.52%) Scrum
9 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 9 (8.57%) ITSM
10 9 (8.57%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.48%) SQL
2 5 (4.76%) R
3 2 (1.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (14.29%) ACCA
2 14 (13.33%) CIMA
2 14 (13.33%) Degree
3 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.76%) PMP
5 3 (2.86%) ISEB
6 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.95%) APMP
7 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.95%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.29%) PMO
2 7 (6.67%) GDPR
2 7 (6.67%) SLA
3 3 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.86%) QA
4 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.90%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.43%) Oracle
2 12 (11.43%) Workday
3 10 (9.52%) Hyperion
4 8 (7.62%) Adaptive Insights
4 8 (7.62%) SAP
5 7 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (5.71%) Concur
6 6 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (5.71%) Tagetik
7 5 (4.76%) CyberArk
7 5 (4.76%) Jitterbit
7 5 (4.76%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.81%) Anaplan
8 4 (3.81%) Remedy
9 2 (1.90%) Avaya
9 2 (1.90%) Cadence
9 2 (1.90%) Infor
9 2 (1.90%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.95%) hybris