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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 15 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 2.13% 13.04% 3.13%
As % of the General category 7.69% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £19,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.05% -72.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
13 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 27.66% 17.39% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £19,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -66.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £19,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £67,500 £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) WCF

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Blackpool, Lancashire
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