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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Financial Analysis
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 810 891 906
Rank change year-on-year +81 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 48 63 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.061% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.068% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 25 41 55
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -29.16%  

Financial Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75940 92082 94020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.12% 88.56% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 62461 76226 76084
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Financial Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Financial Analysis as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analysis in the UK

Financial Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Financial Analysis in the UK

Financial Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analysis over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Analysis in the UK

Financial Analysis
Top 16 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +88 46 £50,000 -4.76% 11
London +59 24 £65,000 +6.12% 3
South East +61 15 £38,500 -14.44% 4
Surrey +64 13 - - 1
South West +30 5 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Bristol +6 5 £32,500 -23.52% 1
West Midlands +40 1 £34,500 +46.80% 1
Berkshire +39 1 £45,000 +28.57% 2
City of London +25 1 £60,000 -4.00%
East of England +20 1 £115,000 -
West Sussex +10 1 £32,000 -44.34%
Warwickshire - 1 £34,500 -
Reading - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £115,000 -
Horsham - 1 £32,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £115,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Financial Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Financial Analysis.

1 82 (100.00%) Finance
2 23 (28.05%) Project Management
2 23 (28.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 21 (25.61%) Degree
3 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
4 20 (24.39%) MS Excel
5 19 (23.17%) Telecoms
5 19 (23.17%) PMO
6 17 (20.73%) Matrix Organization
7 16 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (18.29%) MS Office
9 14 (17.07%) SAP
9 14 (17.07%) Process Improvement
10 13 (15.85%) SQL
11 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
11 12 (14.63%) Business Analysis
12 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2
13 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (12.20%) Banking
14 9 (10.98%) Law
14 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
14 9 (10.98%) Marketing
15 8 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
15 8 (9.76%) GAP Analysis
15 8 (9.76%) Risk Management
16 7 (8.54%) Crystal Reports
16 7 (8.54%) Programme Management
16 7 (8.54%) Data Structures
17 6 (7.32%) Analytics

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.32%) ArcGIS
3 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 15 (18.29%) MS Office
3 8 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.10%) MS Project
5 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Workfront
2 3 (3.66%) SAP CO
2 3 (3.66%) SAP FI
2 3 (3.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (3.66%) SAP R/3
3 2 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.22%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (7.32%) GIS
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.66%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.44%) QlikView
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (100.00%) Finance
2 19 (23.17%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.20%) Banking
4 9 (10.98%) Law
4 9 (10.98%) Marketing
5 6 (7.32%) Financial Institution
5 6 (7.32%) Legal
6 5 (6.10%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (3.66%) Back Office
7 3 (3.66%) Billing
7 3 (3.66%) Retail
8 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Analyst
2 13 (15.85%) Financial Analyst
3 9 (10.98%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (9.76%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.76%) Consultant
5 7 (8.54%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Project Estimator
6 6 (7.32%) Quantity Surveyor
7 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Banking Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Business Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Product Manager
9 3 (3.66%) SAP CO Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) SAP FI Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
1 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.66%) HTML
2 2 (2.44%) CSS
2 2 (2.44%) HTML5
2 2 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.54%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.44%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) Continuous Improvement
1 23 (28.05%) Project Management
2 17 (20.73%) Matrix Organization
3 16 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (17.07%) Process Improvement
5 12 (14.63%) Business Analysis
6 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2
7 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (9.76%) GAP Analysis
8 8 (9.76%) Risk Management
9 7 (8.54%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.32%) Analytics
10 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.32%) Change Management
10 6 (7.32%) Project Governance
10 6 (7.32%) Time Management
11 5 (6.10%) Internal Audit
11 5 (6.10%) QMS
11 5 (6.10%) SIPOC
11 5 (6.10%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.85%) SQL
2 4 (4.88%) C
3 3 (3.66%) C#
4 1 (1.22%) Python
4 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.61%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) ACCA
2 5 (6.10%) ISEB
2 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.88%) CIMA
3 4 (4.88%) MBA
4 3 (3.66%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CISSP
5 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMP
5 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.17%) PMO
2 5 (6.10%) P3O
3 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) SAP
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) Reuters
4 1 (1.22%) Ariba
4 1 (1.22%) Cognos
4 1 (1.22%) Facebook
4 1 (1.22%) IBM
4 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
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