The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Blackpool region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 13 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 3.70% 9.30% 21.67%
As % of the General category 33.33% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £20,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -44.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 11.11% 13.95% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £37,500 £22,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.45% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £18,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £42,500 £25,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
Lancashire

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 13 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sun
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
1 1 (33.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Leader
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Mapping
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sun
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago