Budgeting and Forecasting Jobs

Budgeting and Forecasting
UK

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 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 699 696 801
Rank change year-on-year -3 +105 -57
Permanent jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting 146 343 358
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.32% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 103 178 162
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,853 £37,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £44,063 £47,702
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £58,500 £58,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.98% - -2.50%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,938 £67,500
90th Percentile £89,000 £92,875 £86,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £55,603 £53,112
% change year-on-year -14.57% +4.69% +5.73%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 71,817 107,039 135,025
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.23% 95.57% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53,056 64,206 82,276
10th Percentile £29,440 £34,514 £33,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +5.77% +9.47%

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 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Budgeting and Forecasting in the UK

Budgeting and Forecasting
Top 16 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 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
England +32 139 £55,000 -4.35% 174
UK excluding London -27 89 £47,500 -14.57% 84
London +134 55 £70,000 +7.69% 91
Work from Home +89 54 £55,000 -8.33% 50
South East +23 27 £65,000 +27.45% 20
North of England +72 22 £43,811 -23.81% 21
North West +50 17 £42,500 -22.73% 17
Midlands +45 16 £55,000 -6.38% 17
West Midlands +53 13 £60,000 +4.35% 13
East of England +32 13 £47,500 +58.33% 9
South West +21 5 £47,500 -14.57% 12
Wales - 5 £51,997 - 1
East Midlands +15 3 £35,000 -41.67% 3
North East +6 3 £45,122 -35.54% 2
Yorkshire +84 2 £80,000 +68.42% 2
Scotland -46 1 - - 5

Budgeting and Forecasting
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) Confluence
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Exchange
2 1 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (22.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.74%) Oracle Smart View
4 3 (2.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.05%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.37%) Trello
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.11%) Elite 3E
3 5 (3.42%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (2.74%) HFM
5 3 (2.05%) Cognos Controller
5 3 (2.05%) IBM Planning Analytics
6 2 (1.37%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.29%) Power Platform
2 12 (8.22%) Azure
3 8 (5.48%) OCI
4 6 (4.11%) Microsoft 365
4 6 (4.11%) SaaS
5 4 (2.74%) AWS
6 3 (2.05%) WhatsApp
7 2 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (1.37%) Figma
7 2 (1.37%) Google Workspace
8 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.11%) Firewall
2 5 (3.42%) WAN
3 4 (2.74%) LAN
4 3 (2.05%) DHCP
4 3 (2.05%) DNS
4 3 (2.05%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.37%) Network Security
5 2 (1.37%) SAN
5 2 (1.37%) VPN
6 1 (0.68%) Intranet
6 1 (0.68%) SD-WAN
6 1 (0.68%) VLAN
6 1 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.60%) Power BI
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (4.79%) Big Data
3 7 (4.79%) Tableau
4 4 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.74%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.74%) MS Access
4 4 (2.74%) MySQL
4 4 (2.74%) Power Query
5 3 (2.05%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.37%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.68%) EDMS
7 1 (0.68%) Essbase
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) Tableau Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 105 (71.92%) Finance
2 47 (32.19%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (32.19%) Social Skills
3 19 (13.01%) Legal
3 19 (13.01%) Presentation Skills
4 13 (8.90%) Manufacturing
4 13 (8.90%) Retail
5 12 (8.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 10 (6.85%) Marketing
7 9 (6.16%) Public Sector
8 6 (4.11%) Influencing Skills
8 6 (4.11%) Law
9 5 (3.42%) Banking
9 5 (3.42%) Billing
10 4 (2.74%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.68%) Fire and Rescue
11 1 (0.68%) Games
11 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (43.84%) Analyst
2 21 (14.38%) Financial Analyst
3 18 (12.33%) Commercial Analyst
4 16 (10.96%) Senior
5 15 (10.27%) Consultant
5 15 (10.27%) Project Manager
6 11 (7.53%) Data Analyst
7 10 (6.85%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (5.48%) Head of Operations
8 8 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.79%) Associate Consultant
9 7 (4.79%) Cloud Consultant
9 7 (4.79%) ERP Consultant
9 7 (4.79%) IT Consultant
9 7 (4.79%) Oracle Consultant
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Manager
10 6 (4.11%) Finance Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.11%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.11%) Systems Support
10 6 (4.11%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.79%) REST
1 7 (4.79%) SOAP
2 2 (1.37%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.01%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.79%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.11%) FMCG
4 5 (3.42%) Onboarding
5 4 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.74%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.37%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.37%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.68%) Animation
7 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.68%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.68%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.42%) Windows
2 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.68%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Unix
3 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (70.55%) Budgeting
2 47 (32.19%) Decision-Making
3 41 (28.08%) Problem-Solving
4 39 (26.71%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (26.71%) Project Management
5 28 (19.18%) Analytics
5 28 (19.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (17.81%) Financial Analysis
6 26 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (17.12%) Financial Modelling
8 21 (14.38%) Agile
9 20 (13.70%) Project Delivery
10 19 (13.01%) ERP
11 18 (12.33%) Migration
12 15 (10.27%) Mentoring
13 14 (9.59%) Data Management
13 14 (9.59%) Data Migration
14 13 (8.90%) Data Visualisation
14 13 (8.90%) Process Improvement
14 13 (8.90%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.81%) SQL
2 11 (7.53%) Python
3 8 (5.48%) VBA
4 6 (4.11%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.74%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (23.97%) Degree
2 16 (10.96%) ACCA
2 16 (10.96%) CIMA
3 10 (6.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (6.85%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.48%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.79%) DBS Check
5 7 (4.79%) Master's Degree
6 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.74%) MCSE
8 3 (2.05%) APMP
8 3 (2.05%) MCP
8 3 (2.05%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.05%) PMP
9 1 (0.68%) CCNP
9 1 (0.68%) CIPFA
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.68%) HNC
9 1 (0.68%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) QA
2 4 (2.74%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.74%) GDPR
3 2 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.37%) PMO
3 2 (1.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.05%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.16%) Hyperion
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle
2 9 (6.16%) SAP
3 6 (4.11%) Citrix
4 4 (2.74%) VMware
5 3 (2.05%) Adobe
5 3 (2.05%) BT
5 3 (2.05%) Cognos
6 2 (1.37%) Apple
6 2 (1.37%) Salesforce
7 1 (0.68%) Anaplan
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco
7 1 (0.68%) Databricks
7 1 (0.68%) Meraki
7 1 (0.68%) Remedy
7 1 (0.68%) Sage
7 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.68%) Siebel
7 1 (0.68%) Veeam