Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 20 8
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 384 243 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 16.48% 11.97% 18.92%
As % of the General category 54.31% 40.43% 49.10%
Number of salaries quoted 337 217 430
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £68,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -1.55%

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 707 601 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 30.34% 29.61% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 605 522 856
West Sussex median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.59% - -3.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in West Sussex

Finance
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Finance in West Sussex

Finance
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018. 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
Crawley +28 123 £52,500 +5.00% 12
Worthing +6 90 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Horsham +11 54 £50,000 +25.00% 16
Gatwick +11 27 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Burgess Hill +4 24 £41,500 - 11
Haywards Heath +12 12 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Chichester +10 7 £43,500 +8.75% 3
Lancing - 1 £42,500 - 1
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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.

1 140 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (28.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 81 (21.09%) SQL
4 75 (19.53%) Project Management
5 56 (14.58%) Degree
6 55 (14.32%) ITIL
7 53 (13.80%) Scrum
8 52 (13.54%) PRINCE2
8 52 (13.54%) Problem-Solving
9 49 (12.76%) SQL Server
10 48 (12.50%) QA
11 47 (12.24%) Test Automation
12 46 (11.98%) C#
13 37 (9.64%) Waterfall
13 37 (9.64%) Software Delivery
14 34 (8.85%) Microsoft
15 32 (8.33%) Java
15 32 (8.33%) Regression Testing
15 32 (8.33%) Functional Testing
16 31 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (7.81%) Line Management
17 30 (7.81%) User Experience
17 30 (7.81%) Data Centre
17 30 (7.81%) WebDriver
17 30 (7.81%) Selenium
18 29 (7.55%) HTML
18 29 (7.55%) CSS
19 28 (7.29%) HP
20 27 (7.03%) JavaScript
20 27 (7.03%) Microsoft Excel

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 27 (7.03%) Confluence
2 17 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.56%) CMS
3 6 (1.56%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.04%) Drupal
5 3 (0.78%) FileNet
5 3 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.78%) SAS
5 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.52%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.26%) IIS
7 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (7.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (5.99%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (5.47%) MS Visio
4 18 (4.69%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (3.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.26%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 9 (2.34%) SAP CO
1 9 (2.34%) SAP FI
1 9 (2.34%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.30%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (1.04%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.26%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.78%) Slack
4 2 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.52%) Serverless
5 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.26%) GitHub
5 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.60%) Internet
2 6 (1.56%) SSL
3 5 (1.30%) Intranet
3 5 (1.30%) VPN
4 4 (1.04%) LAN
4 4 (1.04%) MPLS
4 4 (1.04%) PCoIP
4 4 (1.04%) WAN
5 3 (0.78%) WebEx
6 2 (0.52%) DHCP
6 2 (0.52%) DNS
6 2 (0.52%) SAN
7 1 (0.26%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.26%) SMS
7 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (3.39%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.34%) DTS
7 9 (2.34%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (2.08%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.82%) EDMS
9 7 (1.82%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.30%) DB2
11 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.78%) Data Lake
12 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 30 (7.81%) Selenium
1 30 (7.81%) WebDriver
2 25 (6.51%) JIRA
3 22 (5.73%) HP UFT
4 21 (5.47%) Git (software)
5 12 (3.13%) JUnit
6 10 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (2.34%) Cucumber
7 9 (2.34%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.08%) JMeter
8 8 (2.08%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.82%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.82%) jMock
9 7 (1.82%) TestNG
10 3 (0.78%) NUnit
11 2 (0.52%) Gradle
11 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.52%) Maven
11 2 (0.52%) MSTest
12 1 (0.26%) Travis CI
General
1 19 (4.95%) Back Office
2 15 (3.91%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.86%) Retail
4 10 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.34%) Games
6 7 (1.82%) Marketing
6 7 (1.82%) Publishing
7 6 (1.56%) Online Betting
8 4 (1.04%) Electronics
8 4 (1.04%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.78%) Advertising
9 3 (0.78%) Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Legal
10 2 (0.52%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (24.22%) Analyst
2 80 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 62 (16.15%) Developer
4 41 (10.68%) IT Manager
5 36 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 24 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 24 (6.25%) Tester
7 23 (5.99%) Automation Tester
7 23 (5.99%) QA Tester
8 22 (5.73%) IT Project Manager
8 22 (5.73%) QA Analyst
8 22 (5.73%) QA Automation Analyst
8 22 (5.73%) QA Automation Tester
8 22 (5.73%) Senior Automation Tester
8 22 (5.73%) Senior QA Analyst
8 22 (5.73%) Senior QA Tester
8 22 (5.73%) Senior Tester
9 19 (4.95%) .NET Developer
9 19 (4.95%) Applications Manager
9 19 (4.95%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.55%) CSS
1 29 (7.55%) HTML
2 22 (5.73%) .NET
3 19 (4.95%) Spring
4 17 (4.43%) Web Services
5 16 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 11 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 10 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (2.60%) Java EE
7 10 (2.60%) RESTful
8 9 (2.34%) AngularJS
8 9 (2.34%) REST
9 8 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.08%) Django
9 8 (2.08%) Entity Framework
9 8 (2.08%) HTML5
10 7 (1.82%) .NET Core
10 7 (1.82%) Code First Entity Framework
11 6 (1.56%) React
11 6 (1.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.81%) Data Centre
1 30 (7.81%) User Experience
2 27 (7.03%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (6.77%) Computer Science
4 20 (5.21%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (3.13%) Reinsurance
8 10 (2.60%) PMI
9 9 (2.34%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.82%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.82%) Online Games
11 6 (1.56%) Cloud Native
11 6 (1.56%) iSeries
12 5 (1.30%) Fintech
13 4 (1.04%) FMCG
13 4 (1.04%) NHS
14 3 (0.78%) Acoustics
14 3 (0.78%) Pricing Data
15 2 (0.52%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.51%) Windows
2 19 (4.95%) Linux
3 18 (4.69%) Unix
4 16 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.65%) AIX
6 10 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (36.46%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (28.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (19.53%) Project Management
4 55 (14.32%) ITIL
5 53 (13.80%) Scrum
6 52 (13.54%) PRINCE2
6 52 (13.54%) Problem-Solving
7 47 (12.24%) Test Automation
8 37 (9.64%) Software Delivery
8 37 (9.64%) Waterfall
9 32 (8.33%) Functional Testing
9 32 (8.33%) Regression Testing
10 31 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 30 (7.81%) Line Management
12 26 (6.77%) Kanban
12 26 (6.77%) Performance Testing
13 25 (6.51%) Acceptance Criteria
13 25 (6.51%) Service Management
14 24 (6.25%) IT Strategy
14 24 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 81 (21.09%) SQL
2 46 (11.98%) C#
3 32 (8.33%) Java
4 27 (7.03%) JavaScript
5 24 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 23 (5.99%) C
7 11 (2.86%) Python
8 9 (2.34%) Java 8
9 7 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 7 (1.82%) Groovy
9 7 (1.82%) Korn
9 7 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.82%) VBA
10 6 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.56%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.56%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.04%) PHP
11 4 (1.04%) VBScript
12 3 (0.78%) C++
12 3 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (14.58%) Degree
2 23 (5.99%) Computer Science Degree
2 23 (5.99%) PMP
3 22 (5.73%) PMI Certification
4 20 (5.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (3.39%) ISEB
6 12 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (2.60%) Master's Degree
8 9 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.08%) Security Cleared
10 6 (1.56%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.04%) CCA
11 4 (1.04%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.78%) APMP
12 3 (0.78%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 2 (0.52%) AAT
13 2 (0.52%) ACCA
13 2 (0.52%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.52%) IIBA
13 2 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (12.50%) QA
2 16 (4.17%) PMO
3 6 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.56%) PMBOK
4 5 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.04%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.04%) ISAE 3402
6 3 (0.78%) GDPR
7 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.13%) XenApp
3 8 (2.08%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.52%) Docker
4 2 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.82%) SCCM
2 6 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (1.56%) WSUS
3 4 (1.04%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.04%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.04%) vRealize
4 2 (0.52%) Ansible
4 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.52%) Puppet
5 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (8.85%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.29%) HP
3 25 (6.51%) Oracle
4 23 (5.99%) IBM
5 22 (5.73%) SAP
6 13 (3.39%) VMware
7 12 (3.13%) Citrix
8 7 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.56%) Cisco
9 6 (1.56%) Symantec
10 4 (1.04%) EMC
10 4 (1.04%) Facebook
10 4 (1.04%) NetApp
10 4 (1.04%) Twitter
10 4 (1.04%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.78%) Adobe
11 3 (0.78%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.78%) Minitab
11 3 (0.78%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.78%) Vignette