Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 8 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 452 401 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 21.51% 15.88% 13.82%
As % of the General category 65.13% 56.56% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 297 350 255
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 694 709 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 33.03% 28.08% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 488 592 523
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,925 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,125 £73,750 £66,250
South East median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +11.11% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +1 126 £50,000 - 25
Crawley -2 116 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Worthing +15 70 £57,500 +4.55% 7
Gatwick +3 25 £77,500 +29.17%
Haywards Heath +4 22 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Burgess Hill -6 20 £47,500 -11.63% 2
Chichester +4 10 £35,000 -30.00% 4
East Grinstead - 1 £52,500 - 1
Littlehampton - 1 £58,500 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 197 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (30.75%) Microsoft
3 134 (29.65%) Windows
4 112 (24.78%) Active Directory
5 111 (24.56%) SQL
5 111 (24.56%) Degree
6 103 (22.79%) SQL Server
7 90 (19.91%) ITIL
8 83 (18.36%) Information Security
8 83 (18.36%) Azure
9 80 (17.70%) ServiceNow
10 72 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 69 (15.27%) SLA
12 68 (15.04%) Management Information System
13 63 (13.94%) .NET
14 57 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 55 (12.17%) Firmware
16 54 (11.95%) Configuration Management
16 54 (11.95%) Unix
17 51 (11.28%) C
18 50 (11.06%) PowerShell
19 49 (10.84%) JavaScript
20 48 (10.62%) Ticket Management
21 47 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
21 47 (10.40%) Cisco Certification
22 45 (9.96%) Data Centre
23 44 (9.73%) Mentoring
24 43 (9.51%) DHCP
24 43 (9.51%) DNS
25 41 (9.07%) Solaris

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 32 (7.08%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.09%) IIS
3 14 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (2.88%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.77%) Confluence
6 4 (0.88%) CMS
7 3 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.44%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) InVision
4 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.44%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 14 (3.10%) SAP CRM
2 11 (2.43%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.44%) Epicor Tropos
5 2 (0.44%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 83 (18.36%) Azure
2 31 (6.86%) Azure Active Directory
3 16 (3.54%) Office 365
4 10 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.99%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.77%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.22%) AWS
8 1 (0.22%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Flow
8 1 (0.22%) SaaS
8 1 (0.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 43 (9.51%) DHCP
1 43 (9.51%) DNS
2 21 (4.65%) DMZ
3 19 (4.20%) Firewall
4 12 (2.65%) Intranet
5 10 (2.21%) VPN
6 9 (1.99%) Internet
7 8 (1.77%) Wireless
8 5 (1.11%) SAN
9 4 (0.88%) BGP
9 4 (0.88%) MPLS
9 4 (0.88%) NGN
9 4 (0.88%) OSPF
9 4 (0.88%) WAN
10 3 (0.66%) LAN
10 3 (0.66%) VoIP
11 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (22.79%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (3.76%) SQL Server 2017
5 15 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (2.21%) Big Data
7 9 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.99%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (1.77%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.55%) DTS
9 7 (1.55%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.55%) Power BI
9 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.88%) DB2
11 4 (0.88%) QlikView
12 1 (0.22%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 16 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.10%) Visual Studio
3 12 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 11 (2.43%) JIRA
4 11 (2.43%) Rational DOORS
4 11 (2.43%) Rational Rhapsody
5 10 (2.21%) Cucumber
6 9 (1.99%) Selenium
7 8 (1.77%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (1.55%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.55%) IntelliJ
8 7 (1.55%) JUnit
8 7 (1.55%) SonarQube
9 5 (1.11%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.11%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.22%) AutoIt
10 1 (0.22%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.22%) MSI
10 1 (0.22%) MSTest
General
1 37 (8.19%) Marketing
2 17 (3.76%) Back Office
3 14 (3.10%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.21%) Financial Institution
5 9 (1.99%) Online Betting
6 8 (1.77%) Banking
7 5 (1.11%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.88%) Law
9 3 (0.66%) Billing
9 3 (0.66%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.44%) Automotive
10 2 (0.44%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (18.58%) Analyst
2 70 (15.49%) Developer
3 51 (11.28%) Architect
4 50 (11.06%) Business Analyst
5 46 (10.18%) Project Manager
6 42 (9.29%) Support Engineer
7 32 (7.08%) IT Manager
8 30 (6.64%) .NET Developer
9 29 (6.42%) Operations Support Engineer
10 28 (6.19%) IT Project Manager
11 25 (5.53%) Product Owner
12 21 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
13 20 (4.42%) DBA
14 18 (3.98%) .NET Software Engineer
14 18 (3.98%) C# Developer
14 18 (3.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 18 (3.98%) Software Engineer
14 18 (3.98%) Systems Analyst
15 16 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
15 16 (3.54%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (13.94%) .NET
2 33 (7.30%) CSS
3 28 (6.19%) HTML
4 21 (4.65%) React
5 17 (3.76%) ASP.NET
6 15 (3.32%) AngularJS
7 14 (3.10%) .NET Core
7 14 (3.10%) Django
7 14 (3.10%) HTML5
7 14 (3.10%) Vue.js
8 13 (2.88%) .NET Framework
8 13 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (2.88%) jQuery
9 12 (2.65%) Kafka
10 10 (2.21%) CSS3
10 10 (2.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (1.99%) LDAP
12 8 (1.77%) Ajax
12 8 (1.77%) JSON
12 8 (1.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 68 (15.04%) Management Information System
2 45 (9.96%) Data Centre
3 27 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (4.42%) Reinsurance
6 18 (3.98%) Clustering
7 16 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.88%) User Experience
9 12 (2.65%) CMDB
9 12 (2.65%) Wiki
10 10 (2.21%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.99%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (1.33%) Cloud Native
14 5 (1.11%) Replication
15 3 (0.66%) Algorithms
15 3 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
16 2 (0.44%) Embedded Systems
16 2 (0.44%) IVR
17 1 (0.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 134 (29.65%) Windows
2 54 (11.95%) Unix
3 41 (9.07%) Solaris
4 24 (5.31%) Windows Server
5 21 (4.65%) Windows 10
6 17 (3.76%) Linux
7 12 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (2.43%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (19.91%) ITIL
3 83 (18.36%) Information Security
4 72 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (11.95%) Configuration Management
6 48 (10.62%) Ticket Management
7 47 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
8 44 (9.73%) Mentoring
9 38 (8.41%) Scrum
10 35 (7.74%) DevOps
10 35 (7.74%) IT Strategy
11 32 (7.08%) PRINCE2
11 32 (7.08%) Project Management
12 31 (6.86%) Decision-Making
13 30 (6.64%) Server Virtualisation
13 30 (6.64%) TOGAF
14 29 (6.42%) Business Analysis
14 29 (6.42%) High Availability
15 28 (6.19%) Security Hardening
15 28 (6.19%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 111 (24.56%) SQL
2 51 (11.28%) C
3 50 (11.06%) PowerShell
4 49 (10.84%) JavaScript
5 38 (8.41%) C#
6 32 (7.08%) T-SQL
7 22 (4.87%) Python
8 15 (3.32%) Java
9 11 (2.43%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.88%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.66%) Java 8
11 3 (0.66%) VB
11 3 (0.66%) VB6
12 2 (0.44%) ABAP
12 2 (0.44%) Groovy
12 2 (0.44%) PHP
12 2 (0.44%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 111 (24.56%) Degree
2 57 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (10.40%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (7.30%) MCP
5 30 (6.64%) CCNA
6 24 (5.31%) ISEB
7 21 (4.65%) MCSE
8 14 (3.10%) CISSP
8 14 (3.10%) CRISC
8 14 (3.10%) ISEB Practitioner
9 13 (2.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 13 (2.88%) CISA
9 13 (2.88%) CISM
10 12 (2.65%) CCNP
11 9 (1.99%) RHCE
12 8 (1.77%) PMI Certification
12 8 (1.77%) PMP
13 6 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (15.27%) SLA
2 25 (5.53%) GDPR
3 11 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 11 (2.43%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.43%) QA
4 10 (2.21%) NIST
5 9 (1.99%) PMO
6 6 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.44%) GAMP
9 1 (0.22%) COBIT
9 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 112 (24.78%) Active Directory
2 55 (12.17%) Firmware
3 21 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (3.10%) XenDesktop
6 9 (1.99%) NFS
6 9 (1.99%) vSphere
7 5 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.11%) XenApp
8 4 (0.88%) Docker
9 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (3.54%) Ansible
2 11 (2.43%) Data Guard
2 11 (2.43%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.43%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (1.99%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (1.99%) vRealize
4 5 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 139 (30.75%) Microsoft
2 80 (17.70%) ServiceNow
3 34 (7.52%) VMware
4 33 (7.30%) Citrix
4 33 (7.30%) Oracle
5 31 (6.86%) Splunk
6 28 (6.19%) SAP
7 25 (5.53%) HP
8 20 (4.42%) IBM
9 14 (3.10%) Cisco
9 14 (3.10%) hybris
10 9 (1.99%) Google
10 9 (1.99%) MobileIron
11 8 (1.77%) Hotjar
12 7 (1.55%) Blue Coat
12 7 (1.55%) CheckPoint
12 7 (1.55%) McAfee
12 7 (1.55%) Palo Alto
13 6 (1.33%) Brocade
13 6 (1.33%) NetApp