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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 3 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 363 254 219
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 26.79% 20.97% 16.62%
As % of the General category 35.98% 38.08% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 165 205 180
10th Percentile £37,000 £37,600 £36,700
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £54,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -12.84% +4.81%
75th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £97,000 £70,000 £77,625
South East median annual salary £56,000 £52,500 £57,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -7.89% +3.64%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,009 667 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 74.46% 55.08% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 442 456 419
10th Percentile £30,550 £31,500 £32,950
25th Percentile £37,563 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.58% -5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,188 £57,813 £60,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £72,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £53,825 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.65% - +5.26%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in West Sussex

Finance
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Finance in West Sussex

Finance
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in West Sussex over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Finance in West Sussex

Finance
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Crawley +9 166 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Horsham -2 49 £47,500 - 1
Gatwick +13 31 £50,000 -50.00%
Worthing -12 23 £53,500 +12.63% 5
Burgess Hill +9 21 £65,000 -
East Grinstead - 16 - -
Hassocks - 9 £85,000 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 9 - -
Steyning - 7 - -
Haywards Heath +7 6 £31,000 - 4
Chichester +5 1 £33,000 -22.35% 2
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing Finance 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 across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Finance.

1 124 (34.16%) Degree
2 122 (33.61%) Social Skills
3 86 (23.69%) Problem-Solving
4 69 (19.01%) Microsoft
5 64 (17.63%) Decision-Making
6 63 (17.36%) Marketing
7 60 (16.53%) Data Analysis
8 57 (15.70%) SQL
9 55 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 51 (14.05%) ITIL
11 49 (13.50%) Management Information System
11 49 (13.50%) Agile
12 47 (12.95%) C#
12 47 (12.95%) Project Management
13 45 (12.40%) Azure
14 43 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
14 43 (11.85%) Microsoft Excel
15 42 (11.57%) Driving Licence
15 42 (11.57%) Revenue Management
15 42 (11.57%) Conflict Management
15 42 (11.57%) Cost Control
16 39 (10.74%) Test Automation
16 39 (10.74%) Analytics
16 39 (10.74%) Legal
17 38 (10.47%) SDLC
18 37 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
19 36 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
20 35 (9.64%) Project Delivery
21 34 (9.37%) Visualisation
21 34 (9.37%) User Experience

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 13 (3.58%) Apache Spark
2 9 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.65%) Drupal
4 1 (0.28%) IIS
4 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (11.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (7.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (5.79%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.38%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.38%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.38%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.38%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.83%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 3 (0.83%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.55%) Primavera
4 2 (0.55%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.55%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.28%) IBM Planning Analytics
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.40%) Azure
2 27 (7.44%) Power Platform
3 19 (5.23%) Google Analytics
4 17 (4.68%) Google Data Studio
4 17 (4.68%) Salesforce Commerce Cloud
5 14 (3.86%) Azure Data Factory
6 13 (3.58%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 11 (3.03%) AWS
8 4 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.83%) GCP
9 3 (0.83%) Serverless
9 3 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.55%) GitHub
10 2 (0.55%) Microsoft 365
11 1 (0.28%) Azure Sentinel
11 1 (0.28%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 1 (0.28%) PaaS
11 1 (0.28%) Power Automate
11 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.93%) HTTP
2 6 (1.65%) Internet
3 2 (0.55%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.37%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.44%) Power BI
3 24 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (6.06%) Tableau
5 17 (4.68%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (3.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 14 (3.86%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.58%) Data Lake
8 11 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.55%) BigQuery
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.55%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (0.55%) QlikView
11 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.28%) OLAP
11 1 (0.28%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.28%) Power Query
11 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.58%) Selenium
1 13 (3.58%) SpecFlow
2 12 (3.31%) Git (software)
2 12 (3.31%) Postman
3 10 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.75%) WebDriver
4 5 (1.38%) Gradle
4 5 (1.38%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.38%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (0.83%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.83%) ERwin
5 3 (0.83%) Maven
5 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.55%) git-flow
6 2 (0.55%) JIRA
6 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.55%) webpack
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 122 (33.61%) Social Skills
2 63 (17.36%) Marketing
3 43 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (10.74%) Legal
5 30 (8.26%) Banking
6 20 (5.51%) Aviation
7 12 (3.31%) Financial Institution
7 12 (3.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 11 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (2.75%) Electronics
10 8 (2.20%) Documentation Skills
10 8 (2.20%) Law
10 8 (2.20%) Presentation Skills
11 6 (1.65%) Retail
12 5 (1.38%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (1.10%) Advertising
13 4 (1.10%) Back Office
13 4 (1.10%) French Language
13 4 (1.10%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 61 (16.80%) Graduate
2 54 (14.88%) Analyst
3 46 (12.67%) Trainee
4 27 (7.44%) Senior Manager
5 25 (6.89%) Project Manager
6 24 (6.61%) Developer
7 23 (6.34%) IT Manager
8 21 (5.79%) Senior Project Manager
9 19 (5.23%) Digital Analyst
9 19 (5.23%) Project Engineer
9 19 (5.23%) Senior IT Manager
10 17 (4.68%) Digital Performance Analyst
10 17 (4.68%) IT Project Manager
10 17 (4.68%) Performance Analyst
11 16 (4.41%) Consultant
11 16 (4.41%) Senior IT Project Manager
12 14 (3.86%) Azure Engineer
13 13 (3.58%) Azure Specialist
13 13 (3.58%) Business Analyst
13 13 (3.58%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.51%) .NET
2 12 (3.31%) REST
3 10 (2.75%) COM
3 10 (2.75%) WPF
4 8 (2.20%) React
5 5 (1.38%) CSS
5 5 (1.38%) HTML
5 5 (1.38%) JSON
5 5 (1.38%) Spring Boot
6 4 (1.10%) Spring
7 3 (0.83%) Redux
8 2 (0.55%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.55%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (0.55%) gRPC
8 2 (0.55%) Jest
8 2 (0.55%) jQuery
8 2 (0.55%) OpenAPI
8 2 (0.55%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.50%) Management Information System
2 42 (11.57%) Driving Licence
3 34 (9.37%) User Experience
4 18 (4.96%) Reinsurance
5 15 (4.13%) Virtual Team
6 14 (3.86%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (3.03%) Biotechnology
9 10 (2.75%) Algorithms
9 10 (2.75%) Credit Risk
10 8 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.83%) Cloud Native
11 3 (0.83%) CMDB
11 3 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.83%) Renewable Energy
12 2 (0.55%) PMI
12 2 (0.55%) Social Media
13 1 (0.28%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.26%) Windows
2 10 (2.75%) VMS
2 10 (2.75%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.38%) Unix
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (23.69%) Problem-Solving
2 64 (17.63%) Decision-Making
3 60 (16.53%) Data Analysis
4 55 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (14.05%) ITIL
6 49 (13.50%) Agile
7 47 (12.95%) Project Management
8 42 (11.57%) Conflict Management
8 42 (11.57%) Cost Control
8 42 (11.57%) Revenue Management
9 39 (10.74%) Analytics
9 39 (10.74%) Test Automation
10 38 (10.47%) SDLC
11 37 (10.19%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (9.64%) Project Delivery
14 34 (9.37%) Visualisation
15 31 (8.54%) Software Engineering
16 25 (6.89%) Process Improvement
16 25 (6.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (15.70%) SQL
2 47 (12.95%) C#
3 29 (7.99%) T-SQL
4 20 (5.51%) Python
5 17 (4.68%) JavaScript
6 16 (4.41%) Java
7 14 (3.86%) Scala
8 12 (3.31%) C++
9 9 (2.48%) C
10 5 (1.38%) ABAP
10 5 (1.38%) VB
10 5 (1.38%) VB6
11 4 (1.10%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.83%) R
13 2 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.55%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.28%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 124 (34.16%) Degree
2 20 (5.51%) PMI Certification
3 17 (4.68%) PMP
4 16 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (3.86%) CISM
5 14 (3.86%) CISSP
6 10 (2.75%) CISA
6 10 (2.75%) CRISC
7 8 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.38%) CCA
9 5 (1.38%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.38%) MAPM
9 5 (1.38%) Master's Degree
9 5 (1.38%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.10%) MCP
11 2 (0.55%) CIMA
11 2 (0.55%) ISEB
11 2 (0.55%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.71%) QA
2 13 (3.58%) SLA
3 9 (2.48%) PMO
4 7 (1.93%) COBIT
5 6 (1.65%) GDPR
6 3 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.83%) GRC
7 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.55%) ITGC
7 2 (0.55%) NCSC
7 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.28%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.28%) CDISC
8 1 (0.28%) GAAP
8 1 (0.28%) Good Clinical Practice
System Software
1 3 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.55%) Firmware
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.10%) SCCM
2 3 (0.83%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.55%) Istio
4 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 69 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.37%) SAP
3 19 (5.23%) Google
3 19 (5.23%) NEC
4 17 (4.68%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (3.58%) Databricks
5 13 (3.58%) Informatica
6 10 (2.75%) ANSYS
6 10 (2.75%) Bloomberg
6 10 (2.75%) Oracle
7 8 (2.20%) Workday
8 7 (1.93%) Sun
9 4 (1.10%) Avaya
9 4 (1.10%) LexisNexis
9 4 (1.10%) Mitel
10 3 (0.83%) Palantir
10 3 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.55%) Anaplan
11 2 (0.55%) BEA
11 2 (0.55%) Kronos