Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Financial Analyst was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Finance Analyst
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1059 1103 1162
Rank change year-on-year +44 +59 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Financial Analyst 130 116 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.062% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.064% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 68 115 137
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +11.65%
10th Percentile £42,125 £40,300 £39,900
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,200 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.94% +6.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Senior Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Financial Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Financial Analyst in the UK

Senior Financial Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Financial Analyst in the UK

Senior Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Financial Analyst over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Financial Analyst in the UK

Senior Financial Analyst
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Financial Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +64 129 £60,000 +4.35% 4
London +8 70 £70,000 +16.67% 3
UK excluding London +39 60 £52,500 -0.94% 2
South East +22 20 £52,500 -0.94%
North of England +27 19 £45,000 -12.20% 1
South West +23 18 £60,000 +13.21%
Yorkshire +20 12 £46,250 +2.78% 1
North West -4 6 £47,500 -17.39%
East of England +1 2 £60,000 +14.29%
Scotland - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 130 (100.00%) Finance
2 65 (50.00%) Banking
3 63 (48.46%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (41.54%) Degree
5 52 (40.00%) Wealth Management
6 51 (39.23%) Project Management
7 50 (38.46%) QA
8 43 (33.08%) Asset Management
9 41 (31.54%) Investment Banking
10 40 (30.77%) Programme Management
10 40 (30.77%) Legal
10 40 (30.77%) Retail Banking
11 20 (15.38%) SQL
12 19 (14.62%) Business Analysis
13 18 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (12.31%) ISEB
15 14 (10.77%) Fintech
16 13 (10.00%) Data Modelling
16 13 (10.00%) XML
16 13 (10.00%) Marketing
17 12 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
18 11 (8.46%) Strategic Thinking
18 11 (8.46%) FTP
18 11 (8.46%) Systems Analysis
19 9 (6.92%) Microsoft
19 9 (6.92%) Data Analysis
19 9 (6.92%) Use Case
19 9 (6.92%) User Stories
19 9 (6.92%) Mentoring
19 9 (6.92%) Waterfall

Senior Financial Analyst Skill Set
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 3 (2.31%) SAS
2 2 (1.54%) Confluence
3 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) SAP CO
1 4 (3.08%) SAP FI
1 4 (3.08%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (3.08%) SAP FSCM
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.54%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle AGIS
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.46%) FTP
2 1 (0.77%) Firewall
2 1 (0.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.77%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.54%) Blockchain
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Selenium
1 4 (3.08%) SoapUI
2 3 (2.31%) ERwin
3 2 (1.54%) JIRA
3 2 (1.54%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.77%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.77%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.77%) MSTest
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 130 (100.00%) Finance
2 65 (50.00%) Banking
3 41 (31.54%) Investment Banking
4 40 (30.77%) Legal
4 40 (30.77%) Retail Banking
5 13 (10.00%) Marketing
6 2 (1.54%) Games
6 2 (1.54%) Retail
7 1 (0.77%) Back Office
7 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.77%) Front Office
7 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (0.77%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.77%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.77%) NHibernate
2 1 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.77%) REST
2 1 (0.77%) RESTful
2 1 (0.77%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 63 (48.46%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.77%) Fintech
3 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.31%) User Experience
4 2 (1.54%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.54%) Online Games
5 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.77%) Derivative
5 1 (0.77%) Digital Currency
5 1 (0.77%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.77%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.77%) iPad
5 1 (0.77%) iPhone
5 1 (0.77%) NHS
5 1 (0.77%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.08%) Windows
2 1 (0.77%) Linux
2 1 (0.77%) Unix
2 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.00%) Wealth Management
2 51 (39.23%) Project Management
3 43 (33.08%) Asset Management
4 40 (30.77%) Programme Management
5 19 (14.62%) Business Analysis
6 18 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 12 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (8.46%) Strategic Thinking
9 11 (8.46%) Systems Analysis
10 9 (6.92%) Data Analysis
10 9 (6.92%) Mentoring
10 9 (6.92%) Process Improvement
10 9 (6.92%) Use Case
10 9 (6.92%) User Stories
10 9 (6.92%) Waterfall
11 7 (5.38%) Coaching
11 7 (5.38%) ETL
11 7 (5.38%) Mathematics
11 7 (5.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (2.31%) Java
3 1 (0.77%) C#
3 1 (0.77%) C++
3 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.77%) Python
3 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (41.54%) Degree
2 16 (12.31%) ISEB
3 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.31%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.54%) ACCA
4 2 (1.54%) CIMA
4 2 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.77%) CISA
5 1 (0.77%) CISSP
5 1 (0.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (38.46%) QA
2 5 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.54%) PMO
3 2 (1.54%) SLA
4 1 (0.77%) COSO
4 1 (0.77%) GDPR
4 1 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (6.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.62%) Oracle
2 6 (4.62%) SAP
3 4 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.54%) Alteryx
4 2 (1.54%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.54%) Informatica
4 2 (1.54%) Sun
5 1 (0.77%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.77%) CA
5 1 (0.77%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.77%) Sybase
5 1 (0.77%) webMethods