Period
to 25 February 2021

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

Financial Analysis
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 785 928 998
Rank change year-on-year +143 +70 +128
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 32 91 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.074% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.080% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 31 70 100
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -17.01%
10th Percentile £33,500 £44,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +17.65%

Financial Analysis 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% -

Financial Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Financial Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analysis in the UK

Financial Analysis
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Financial Analysis.

Salary trend for Financial Analysis in the UK

Financial Analysis
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Financial Analysis over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Financial Analysis in the UK

Financial Analysis
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analysis 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 +158 30 £62,500 +8.70% 16
London +148 18 £72,500 +16.00% 10
UK excluding London +141 14 £57,500 +21.05% 6
South East +126 7 £53,750 +19.44% 3
Work from Home -92 6 £50,263 -8.61% 3
East of England +85 2 - - 2
Midlands +56 2 £65,000 +39.78%
West Midlands +53 2 £65,000 +39.78%
North of England +57 1 £35,000 -30.00% 1
South West +52 1 - -
North West - 1 £35,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, IT jobs citing Financial Analysis 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 Financial Analysis.

1 32 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Degree
3 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle
5 6 (18.75%) Benchmarking
5 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (18.75%) IT Strategy
5 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (18.75%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.63%) CRM
6 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (15.63%) SaaS
7 4 (12.50%) PaaS
7 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
7 4 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (12.50%) Tableau
7 4 (12.50%) Software Licensing
7 4 (12.50%) Analytics
7 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 4 (12.50%) Power BI
7 4 (12.50%) SQL
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.50%) IBM
7 4 (12.50%) ACCA

Financial Analysis
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:

Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP BPC
1 2 (6.25%) SAP CO
1 2 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 2 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 4 (12.50%) PaaS
2 4 (12.50%) Power Platform
3 2 (6.25%) AWS
3 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Power BI
1 4 (12.50%) Tableau
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.25%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) QlikView
General
1 32 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 3 (9.38%) CRM Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Data Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Report Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Vendor Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Report Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Salesforce Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 1 (3.13%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Product Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) Photography
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.75%) Benchmarking
2 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (18.75%) IT Strategy
2 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) Analytics
4 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 4 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (12.50%) Software Licensing
4 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Market Research
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Python
2 2 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) TOGAF Certification
3 4 (12.50%) ACCA
3 4 (12.50%) CIMA
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (6.25%) CISA
5 2 (6.25%) ICAEW
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
1 2 (6.25%) IFRS
1 2 (6.25%) PMO
1 2 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) IBM
3 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.25%) Alteryx
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) Hyperion
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) VMware