The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 0 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 11.11% - 32.08%
As % of the General category 44.44% - 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 12
Average salary £60,000 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Blackpool region.

General Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 25.00% 3.03% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 17
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -15.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Finance
Salary Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Blackpool region.

Finance Salary Trend in Blackpool

Finance
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) IT Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
1 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (60.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft