The median annual salary for a Senior Financial Analyst was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 811 845 932
Rank change year-on-year +34 +87  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Financial Analyst 59 68 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.069% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.072% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 41 64 51
Median salary £46,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.90% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Financial Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Financial Analyst in the UK

Senior Financial Analyst
Top 25 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 3 months to 23 June 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 +43 59 £46,250 -15.90% 6
London +22 35 £70,000 +16.66% 3
South East +31 9 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Leeds - 8 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 8 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex +9 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Brighton +4 6 £45,000 -10.00%
North West -37 4 £53,000 -
Beckenham - 4 £70,000 -
City of London +20 3 £65,000 -
South West +8 2 £45,000 -1.09%
Hove -10 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Manchester -16 2 £61,750 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £62,500 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £45,000 -
Durham - 1 £45,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 -
Warrington - 1 £45,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £45,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £45,000 -
Bromley - 1 £67,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 94 (100.00%) Finance
2 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (31.91%) Process Improvement
4 29 (30.85%) Banking
4 29 (30.85%) Business Analysis
5 26 (27.66%) Project Management
6 24 (25.53%) Degree
6 24 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (24.47%) Retail
8 21 (22.34%) Wealth Management
9 19 (20.21%) QA
10 18 (19.15%) Business Process Improvement
11 17 (18.09%) Scrum
11 17 (18.09%) Programme Management
12 16 (17.02%) Legal
12 16 (17.02%) Asset Management
12 16 (17.02%) Investment Banking
12 16 (17.02%) SQL
12 16 (17.02%) Retail Banking
13 15 (15.96%) PRINCE2
14 13 (13.83%) ISEB
15 12 (12.77%) Change Management
16 10 (10.64%) Oracle
17 9 (9.57%) UML
17 9 (9.57%) Selenium
17 9 (9.57%) Use Case
17 9 (9.57%) Test Automation
18 8 (8.51%) Oracle General Ledger
18 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
18 8 (8.51%) Oracle Payables

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 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.06%) JBoss
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle Assets
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle Cash Management
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle General Ledger
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (5.32%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 3 (3.19%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.19%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.06%) QlikView
4 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Selenium
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (7.45%) SoapUI
4 5 (5.32%) JDeveloper
5 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.13%) RequisitePro
6 1 (1.06%) Appium
6 1 (1.06%) JUnit
General
1 94 (100.00%) Finance
2 29 (30.85%) Banking
3 23 (24.47%) Retail
4 16 (17.02%) Investment Banking
4 16 (17.02%) Legal
4 16 (17.02%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.19%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.19%) Law
5 3 (3.19%) Marketing
6 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.06%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) XML
2 3 (3.19%) Web Services
3 2 (2.13%) HTML
3 2 (2.13%) HTML5
3 2 (2.13%) SOAP
4 1 (1.06%) .NET
4 1 (1.06%) Ajax
4 1 (1.06%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.06%) GWT
4 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.06%) Java EE
4 1 (1.06%) JSON
4 1 (1.06%) REST
4 1 (1.06%) Spring
4 1 (1.06%) WCF
4 1 (1.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.38%) Fintech
3 6 (6.38%) Reinsurance
4 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.13%) Derivative
5 2 (2.13%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.06%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.06%) Equities
6 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.13%) Linux
1 2 (2.13%) Windows
1 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.06%) Solaris
2 1 (1.06%) Unix
2 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.91%) Process Improvement
3 29 (30.85%) Business Analysis
4 26 (27.66%) Project Management
5 21 (22.34%) Wealth Management
6 18 (19.15%) Business Process Improvement
7 17 (18.09%) Programme Management
7 17 (18.09%) Scrum
8 16 (17.02%) Asset Management
9 15 (15.96%) PRINCE2
10 12 (12.77%) Change Management
11 9 (9.57%) Test Automation
11 9 (9.57%) UML
11 9 (9.57%) Use Case
12 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
13 7 (7.45%) Coaching
13 7 (7.45%) SDLC
13 7 (7.45%) User Stories
14 6 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
14 6 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) SQL
2 8 (8.51%) PL/SQL
3 7 (7.45%) Java
4 1 (1.06%) C#
4 1 (1.06%) C++
4 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (25.53%) Degree
2 13 (13.83%) ISEB
3 7 (7.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.06%) ACCA
4 1 (1.06%) CIMA
4 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.21%) QA
2 5 (5.32%) IFRS
3 4 (4.26%) PMO
4 1 (1.06%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (10.64%) Oracle
2 3 (3.19%) Reuters
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.06%) Cognos
4 1 (1.06%) Pegasus
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