Period
to 19 September 2020

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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 4 10
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 128 464 368
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 15.17% 19.53% 16.34%
As % of the General category 53.56% 59.64% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 99 319 337
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £65,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 239 778 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 28.32% 32.74% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 162 537 613
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 19 September 2020.

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 19 September 2020. 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
Horsham +1 54 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Crawley -25 29 £67,500 +29.81% 1
Worthing -6 24 £55,000 -4.35% 4
Chichester +21 6 £43,000 +1.18% 2
Haywards Heath -5 5 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Gatwick -13 4 £65,000 -16.13%
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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 69 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.00%) Azure
2 32 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 31 (24.22%) .NET
4 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
5 28 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (18.75%) Scrum
7 24 (18.75%) Skype
8 22 (17.19%) Workshop Facilitation
8 22 (17.19%) SQL
9 19 (14.84%) Windows
9 19 (14.84%) Kanban
9 19 (14.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 18 (14.06%) Community of Practice
11 17 (13.28%) C#
12 16 (12.50%) Business Analysis
12 16 (12.50%) Requirements Gathering
12 16 (12.50%) Fintech
13 15 (11.72%) Degree
13 15 (11.72%) Oracle
14 14 (10.94%) ASP.NET
15 13 (10.16%) ITIL
15 13 (10.16%) SAP
15 13 (10.16%) Marketing
15 13 (10.16%) Information Security
15 13 (10.16%) PowerShell
15 13 (10.16%) React
15 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence

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 4 (3.13%) Apache
1 4 (3.13%) Apache Spark
1 4 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (2.34%) Confluence
2 3 (2.34%) IIS
3 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.78%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.78%) InVision
3 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) SAP PSCD
2 3 (2.34%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.56%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.56%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.78%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (0.78%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.78%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 32 (25.00%) Azure
2 9 (7.03%) Power Platform
3 8 (6.25%) AWS
3 8 (6.25%) SaaS
4 7 (5.47%) PaaS
5 6 (4.69%) IaaS
6 5 (3.91%) BPaaS
6 5 (3.91%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (2.34%) BlazeMeter
7 3 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.34%) Office 365
8 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (18.75%) Skype
2 7 (5.47%) DHCP
2 7 (5.47%) DNS
2 7 (5.47%) Firewall
3 4 (3.13%) Internet
3 4 (3.13%) VPN
3 4 (3.13%) Wireless
4 3 (2.34%) DMZ
5 1 (0.78%) HTTP
5 1 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.03%) DB2
2 9 (7.03%) Power BI
3 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.91%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.13%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (3.13%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.13%) QlikView
6 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.78%) Big Data
8 1 (0.78%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.78%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.91%) SpecFlow
2 4 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.34%) JIRA
3 3 (2.34%) JMeter
3 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.78%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 13 (10.16%) Marketing
2 11 (8.59%) Retail
3 9 (7.03%) Public Sector
4 8 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.91%) Banking
6 3 (2.34%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
7 1 (0.78%) Front Office
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (25.00%) Analyst
2 21 (16.41%) Scrum Master
3 20 (15.63%) Architect
4 18 (14.06%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.03%) Consultant
5 9 (7.03%) Developer
5 9 (7.03%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 8 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (5.47%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.47%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (5.47%) Management Consultant
7 7 (5.47%) Programmer
7 7 (5.47%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.69%) Cloud Architect
9 5 (3.91%) Azure Architect
9 5 (3.91%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (3.13%) Database Architect
10 4 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (3.13%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.22%) .NET
2 14 (10.94%) ASP.NET
3 13 (10.16%) React
4 11 (8.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (7.03%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.47%) Web Services
7 6 (4.69%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.91%) JSON
9 4 (3.13%) .NET Core
9 4 (3.13%) Entity Framework
9 4 (3.13%) NumPy
9 4 (3.13%) Pandas
9 4 (3.13%) REST
9 4 (3.13%) scikit-learn
9 4 (3.13%) SciPy
10 3 (2.34%) CSS
10 3 (2.34%) HTML
10 3 (2.34%) RESTful
11 2 (1.56%) Middleware
11 2 (1.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.47%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.91%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.91%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.91%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.13%) AS400
5 4 (3.13%) iSeries
5 4 (3.13%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.78%) PMI
7 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.84%) Windows
2 3 (2.34%) Solaris
2 3 (2.34%) Unix
3 2 (1.56%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (53.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
3 26 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (18.75%) Scrum
5 22 (17.19%) Workshop Facilitation
6 19 (14.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (14.84%) Kanban
7 18 (14.06%) Community of Practice
8 16 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 16 (12.50%) Fintech
8 16 (12.50%) Requirements Gathering
9 13 (10.16%) Information Security
9 13 (10.16%) ITIL
10 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (9.38%) Change Management
11 11 (8.59%) Business Continuity
11 11 (8.59%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 11 (8.59%) Wireframes
12 10 (7.81%) MVC
12 10 (7.81%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.19%) SQL
2 17 (13.28%) C#
3 13 (10.16%) PowerShell
4 9 (7.03%) Java
5 8 (6.25%) VB
5 8 (6.25%) VB6
6 7 (5.47%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.47%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.47%) Python
7 5 (3.91%) TypeScript
8 4 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.13%) Korn
8 4 (3.13%) Scala
8 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.13%) X++
9 3 (2.34%) C
10 1 (0.78%) ABAP
10 1 (0.78%) R
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Degree
2 6 (4.69%) TOGAF Certification
3 5 (3.91%) ISEB
3 5 (3.91%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.13%) CCNA
4 4 (3.13%) CCNP
4 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.34%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.34%) PMP
5 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.78%) CISM
7 1 (0.78%) CISSP
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) SLA
2 10 (7.81%) QA
3 4 (3.13%) COBIT
3 4 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.56%) PMO
6 1 (0.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.47%) Firmware
4 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.13%) XenApp
5 3 (2.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) vCenter Server
2 3 (2.34%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.56%) Grafana
4 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (22.66%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.72%) Oracle
3 13 (10.16%) SAP
4 9 (7.03%) VMware
5 8 (6.25%) Citrix
6 7 (5.47%) ServiceNow
7 4 (3.13%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.13%) Cognos
7 4 (3.13%) McAfee
7 4 (3.13%) Netezza
7 4 (3.13%) Palo Alto
7 4 (3.13%) Teradata
8 3 (2.34%) Splunk
9 2 (1.56%) Tableau
10 1 (0.78%) Adobe
10 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.78%) Databricks
10 1 (0.78%) Sparx