Period
to 19 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 16 10
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 389 272 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 15.58% 13.58% 17.20%
As % of the General category 57.97% 43.11% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 336 254 297
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £64,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 671 631 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 26.88% 31.50% 32.44%
Number of salaries quoted 569 522 589
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +1.16%
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £62,300
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +13 103 £50,000 +16.28% 20
Crawley +19 85 £52,500 -4.55% 9
Worthing -17 50 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Burgess Hill +20 48 £52,500 - 6
Gatwick -6 26 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Chichester +18 16 £50,000 +117.39% 3
Haywards Heath +10 7 £50,000 +11.11%
Lancing - 4 £42,500 -
Finance
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 158 (40.62%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (19.28%) C#
4 68 (17.48%) .NET
5 63 (16.20%) Java
6 57 (14.65%) Software Engineering
7 54 (13.88%) Project Management
8 49 (12.60%) Degree
9 45 (11.57%) Scrum
10 44 (11.31%) PRINCE2
11 40 (10.28%) QA
12 39 (10.03%) Test Automation
13 38 (9.77%) JavaScript
14 37 (9.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 36 (9.25%) SQL
15 36 (9.25%) Microsoft
15 36 (9.25%) MVC
16 35 (9.00%) SAP
17 34 (8.74%) Customer Requirements
18 33 (8.48%) Fintech
18 33 (8.48%) Waterfall
19 31 (7.97%) Oracle
20 29 (7.46%) ASP.NET
21 28 (7.20%) ASP.NET Web API
22 26 (6.68%) CSS
23 25 (6.43%) Selenium
24 24 (6.17%) DevOps
24 24 (6.17%) RESTful
24 24 (6.17%) SQL Server
24 24 (6.17%) Problem-Solving

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 22 (5.66%) Confluence
2 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.51%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.26%) CMS
4 1 (0.26%) IIS
4 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (5.14%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (4.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 13 (3.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (2.31%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.51%) FrameMaker
6 2 (0.51%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 13 (3.34%) SAP S/4HANA
2 9 (2.31%) SAP CO
2 9 (2.31%) SAP FI
2 9 (2.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 8 (2.06%) SAP ERP
4 5 (1.29%) SAP PSCD
5 3 (0.77%) Ripple
6 1 (0.26%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.06%) SaaS
3 7 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.03%) Slack
5 3 (0.77%) Apigee
6 2 (0.51%) Office 365
7 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.31%) Intranet
2 5 (1.29%) Firewall
2 5 (1.29%) FTP
2 5 (1.29%) HTTP
3 4 (1.03%) WebEx
4 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 16 (4.11%) MongoDB
4 8 (2.06%) SAP BW
4 8 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.80%) EDMS
5 7 (1.80%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.03%) Qlik Sense
7 4 (1.03%) QlikView
7 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.77%) Blockchain
8 3 (0.77%) DTS
8 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.51%) Power BI
10 1 (0.26%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 25 (6.43%) Selenium
2 23 (5.91%) JIRA
3 17 (4.37%) WebDriver
4 13 (3.34%) Cucumber
4 13 (3.34%) JUnit
5 12 (3.08%) HP UFT
5 12 (3.08%) JMeter
6 11 (2.83%) Git (software)
7 10 (2.57%) Bitbucket
8 8 (2.06%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.29%) jMock
9 5 (1.29%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.29%) TestNG
10 4 (1.03%) Maven
11 2 (0.51%) Gradle
11 2 (0.51%) Mockito
12 1 (0.26%) Ant
12 1 (0.26%) Hudson
General
1 11 (2.83%) General Ledger
2 8 (2.06%) Marketing
2 8 (2.06%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.29%) Games
3 5 (1.29%) Publishing
4 4 (1.03%) Local Government
4 4 (1.03%) Retail
5 3 (0.77%) Back Office
5 3 (0.77%) Banking
5 3 (0.77%) Legal
6 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.26%) Electronics
7 1 (0.26%) Law
7 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (28.02%) Developer
2 72 (18.51%) Analyst
3 50 (12.85%) Java Developer
4 44 (11.31%) Business Analyst
5 35 (9.00%) Project Manager
6 33 (8.48%) Java Developer - Fintech
7 26 (6.68%) .NET Developer
7 26 (6.68%) Product Owner
8 25 (6.43%) C# Developer
9 23 (5.91%) Architect
10 22 (5.66%) IT Manager
10 22 (5.66%) Programme Manager
11 21 (5.40%) C# .NET Developer
11 21 (5.40%) Software Analyst
12 20 (5.14%) Consultant
12 20 (5.14%) Senior Developer
13 19 (4.88%) Business Systems Analyst
13 19 (4.88%) Product Analyst
13 19 (4.88%) SAP Consultant
13 19 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.48%) .NET
2 29 (7.46%) ASP.NET
3 28 (7.20%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (6.68%) CSS
5 24 (6.17%) RESTful
6 19 (4.88%) Spring
7 17 (4.37%) .NET Core
7 17 (4.37%) HTML
7 17 (4.37%) React
8 16 (4.11%) Sass
9 14 (3.60%) AngularJS
10 13 (3.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (3.34%) Hibernate
10 13 (3.34%) SAP XI
11 12 (3.08%) SOAP
12 10 (2.57%) REST
12 10 (2.57%) Web Services
13 9 (2.31%) Java EE
14 8 (2.06%) SAP PI
14 8 (2.06%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.48%) Fintech
2 16 (4.11%) Cloud Native
3 12 (3.08%) User Experience
4 11 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.57%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.31%) PMI
7 8 (2.06%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.06%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.54%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.29%) Online Games
9 5 (1.29%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.03%) NHS
11 2 (0.51%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.51%) Social Media
12 1 (0.26%) CCTV
12 1 (0.26%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.08%) Windows
2 11 (2.83%) Linux
3 7 (1.80%) Unix
4 5 (1.29%) AIX
4 5 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.51%) OS/400
5 2 (0.51%) zOS
6 1 (0.26%) Android
6 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (40.62%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 57 (14.65%) Software Engineering
4 54 (13.88%) Project Management
5 45 (11.57%) Scrum
6 44 (11.31%) PRINCE2
7 39 (10.03%) Test Automation
8 36 (9.25%) MVC
9 34 (8.74%) Customer Requirements
10 33 (8.48%) Waterfall
11 24 (6.17%) DevOps
11 24 (6.17%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (5.66%) ITIL
12 22 (5.66%) Line Management
12 22 (5.66%) Microservices
13 21 (5.40%) TDD
14 20 (5.14%) Computer Science
15 19 (4.88%) Change Management
15 19 (4.88%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 19 (4.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 75 (19.28%) C#
2 63 (16.20%) Java
3 38 (9.77%) JavaScript
4 36 (9.25%) SQL
5 16 (4.11%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.86%) Python
7 10 (2.57%) ABAP
7 10 (2.57%) VB
8 9 (2.31%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.31%) VB6
9 8 (2.06%) Java 8
10 7 (1.80%) C
11 5 (1.29%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.29%) Groovy
11 5 (1.29%) Korn
11 5 (1.29%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.29%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.51%) C++
12 2 (0.51%) PHP
12 2 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 49 (12.60%) Degree
2 19 (4.88%) ISEB
3 18 (4.63%) PMI Certification
4 17 (4.37%) Security Cleared
5 15 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (3.86%) PMP
6 13 (3.34%) SC Cleared
7 11 (2.83%) CCA
8 9 (2.31%) ISEB Practitioner
9 8 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (1.54%) Master's Degree
12 5 (1.29%) APMP
12 5 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (1.03%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.77%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
15 2 (0.51%) AAT
15 2 (0.51%) ACCA
15 2 (0.51%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.28%) QA
2 15 (3.86%) PMO
3 11 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.54%) Data Quality
6 5 (1.29%) ISAE 3402
7 4 (1.03%) GDPR
8 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.54%) Docker
2 5 (1.29%) NFS
3 3 (0.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.77%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (9.25%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.00%) SAP
3 31 (7.97%) Oracle
4 12 (3.08%) HP
5 7 (1.80%) Ariba
6 6 (1.54%) Adobe
6 6 (1.54%) Cisco
6 6 (1.54%) IBM
7 5 (1.29%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.03%) Splunk
8 4 (1.03%) webMethods
9 3 (0.77%) Minitab
9 3 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.51%) CA
10 2 (0.51%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.51%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.51%) VMware
11 1 (0.26%) Google
11 1 (0.26%) Infor