The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 328 507 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.83% 27.14% 25.38%
As % of the General category 52.65% 60.94% 71.63%
Number of salaries quoted 308 417 291
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,057 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
623 832 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.16% 44.54% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 540 658 406
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Finance Salary Trend in Cheshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Finance
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 123 £43,500 +24.28% 13
Chester 0 34 £30,500 -39.00% 11
Wilmslow 0 33 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Knutsford -14 11 £36,250 -32.87% 4
Macclesfield +12 8 £37,000 -1.33%
Alderley Edge - 7 £32,500 -
Crewe -11 6 £48,500 +21.25% 1
Northwich +5 5 £47,000 +1.62%
Runcorn +6 2 £30,250 -20.39% 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 175 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 171 (25.18%) SQL
3 120 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
4 112 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
5 100 (14.73%) Microsoft
6 87 (12.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 79 (11.63%) Project Management
8 78 (11.49%) .NET
8 78 (11.49%) Banking
8 78 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 71 (10.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 68 (10.01%) MS Excel
11 67 (9.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 66 (9.72%) Windows
13 65 (9.57%) SDLC
14 64 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
15 62 (9.13%) ISEB
16 60 (8.84%) UML
17 59 (8.69%) Java
18 58 (8.54%) Data Management
19 57 (8.39%) BizTalk Server
20 56 (8.25%) Oracle
20 56 (8.25%) SharePoint
21 55 (8.10%) Migration
21 55 (8.10%) Business Analysis
22 54 (7.95%) ETL
23 53 (7.81%) Web Services
24 52 (7.66%) Resource Management
25 49 (7.22%) ITIL
25 49 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 57 (8.39%) BizTalk Server
2 56 (8.25%) SharePoint
3 18 (2.65%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.21%) SAS
5 7 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (0.88%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.74%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.59%) CMS
8 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.59%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.44%) IIS
9 3 (0.44%) Mule
9 3 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.29%) Confluence
10 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 68 (10.01%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.09%) MS Office
3 18 (2.65%) MS Project
4 6 (0.88%) SPSS
5 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) CATIA
6 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.03%) SAP FI
2 5 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (0.74%) Cognos Controller
2 5 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.29%) HFM
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.29%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Maximo
5 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.15%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.15%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.33%) Office 365
2 6 (0.88%) IaaS
3 4 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.29%) SaaS
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.80%) Firewall
2 14 (2.06%) WAN
3 13 (1.91%) LAN
4 11 (1.62%) Broadband
5 10 (1.47%) Network Security
5 10 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.33%) Internet
7 7 (1.03%) DNS
8 6 (0.88%) DHCP
8 6 (0.88%) VPN
9 4 (0.59%) Ethernet
9 4 (0.59%) HTTP
9 4 (0.59%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.59%) SSH
9 4 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.44%) DMZ
10 3 (0.44%) Intranet
10 3 (0.44%) SSL
10 3 (0.44%) Wireless
11 2 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (25.77%) SQL Server
2 78 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (10.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 32 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
8 13 (1.91%) Spotfire
9 11 (1.62%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.47%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.18%) OLAP
12 7 (1.03%) Informix
12 7 (1.03%) MySQL
13 6 (0.88%) GIS
14 5 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (0.74%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.74%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 87 (12.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (2.65%) MSTest
3 16 (2.36%) Visual Studio
4 13 (1.91%) Moq
4 13 (1.91%) NUnit
5 11 (1.62%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (1.03%) ERwin
7 5 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.59%) Git (software)
8 4 (0.59%) JIRA
8 4 (0.59%) JUnit
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.44%) Subversion
10 2 (0.29%) AppScan
10 2 (0.29%) Burp Suite
10 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.29%) Maven
10 2 (0.29%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.29%) Toad
General
1 78 (11.49%) Banking
2 42 (6.19%) Retail
3 27 (3.98%) Legal
3 27 (3.98%) Marketing
4 22 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.65%) Advertising
6 15 (2.21%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.47%) Corporate Banking
7 10 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.33%) Back Office
9 7 (1.03%) Games
10 5 (0.74%) Billing
11 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.44%) Front Office
11 3 (0.44%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.29%) Law
12 2 (0.29%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 231 (34.02%) Analyst
2 127 (18.70%) Developer
3 68 (10.01%) Project Manager
4 63 (9.28%) Business Analyst
5 46 (6.77%) SQL Developer
6 44 (6.48%) Business Systems Analyst
7 41 (6.04%) Test Analyst
8 40 (5.89%) Administrator
9 36 (5.30%) Senior Manager
10 35 (5.15%) Systems Analyst
11 33 (4.86%) SQL Analyst
12 32 (4.71%) Senior Project Manager
13 30 (4.42%) IT Analyst
13 30 (4.42%) Senior Analyst
14 29 (4.27%) Development Manager
14 29 (4.27%) IT Manager
15 28 (4.12%) Business IT Analyst
15 28 (4.12%) IT Business Analyst
16 27 (3.98%) Data Analyst
17 25 (3.68%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (11.49%) .NET
2 53 (7.81%) Web Services
3 41 (6.04%) XML
4 23 (3.39%) EDI
5 21 (3.09%) HTML
6 20 (2.95%) CSS
7 19 (2.80%) WPF
8 16 (2.36%) WCF
9 15 (2.21%) jQuery
10 14 (2.06%) WinForms
11 13 (1.91%) ASP.NET
11 13 (1.91%) J2EE
12 11 (1.62%) Castle Windsor
12 11 (1.62%) HTML5
12 11 (1.62%) Ninject
12 11 (1.62%) RESTful
12 11 (1.62%) Spring
12 11 (1.62%) Spring.NET
12 11 (1.62%) Unity DI Container
13 10 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 112 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 27 (3.98%) Computer Science
4 19 (2.80%) AS400
4 19 (2.80%) iSeries
5 18 (2.65%) Replication
6 13 (1.91%) Mainframe
7 12 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.62%) Data Centre
8 11 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
8 11 (1.62%) Social Network
9 10 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.47%) User Experience
10 6 (0.88%) Social Media
11 5 (0.74%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.74%) Fintech
11 5 (0.74%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.74%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.59%) Life Science
12 4 (0.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 66 (9.72%) Windows
2 48 (7.07%) Unix
3 34 (5.01%) Linux
4 18 (2.65%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.50%) AIX
5 17 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (1.91%) Solaris
7 10 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.03%) Android
10 6 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.88%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.74%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.74%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.59%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.29%) Kali Linux
14 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (11.63%) Project Management
3 67 (9.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (9.57%) SDLC
5 64 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 60 (8.84%) UML
7 58 (8.54%) Data Management
8 55 (8.10%) Business Analysis
8 55 (8.10%) Migration
9 54 (7.95%) ETL
10 52 (7.66%) Resource Management
11 49 (7.22%) ITIL
12 48 (7.07%) TDD
13 44 (6.48%) Risk Management
14 42 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
15 41 (6.04%) Systems Analysis
16 40 (5.89%) PRINCE2
17 39 (5.74%) BPMN
18 33 (4.86%) Data Analysis
18 33 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 171 (25.18%) SQL
2 59 (8.69%) Java
3 44 (6.48%) C#
4 39 (5.74%) T-SQL
5 26 (3.83%) JavaScript
6 19 (2.80%) RPG
6 19 (2.80%) RPG IV
7 10 (1.47%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.18%) C
10 7 (1.03%) Perl
10 7 (1.03%) PHP
10 7 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.03%) VBA
11 6 (0.88%) PL/SQL
11 6 (0.88%) Python
12 5 (0.74%) Ruby
13 3 (0.44%) C++
13 3 (0.44%) PL/1
14 2 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (9.13%) ISEB
2 44 (6.48%) Degree
3 22 (3.24%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 13 (1.91%) PMP
6 10 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.18%) APMP
9 6 (0.88%) HND
10 5 (0.74%) MCSE
10 5 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.59%) MCP
11 4 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.44%) ACCA
12 3 (0.44%) CIMA
13 2 (0.29%) CEH
13 2 (0.29%) CISM
13 2 (0.29%) CISSP
13 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.09%) Solvency II
2 20 (2.95%) FATCA
3 19 (2.80%) QA
4 18 (2.65%) SLA
5 10 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.47%) P3O
6 9 (1.33%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) COBIT
8 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.15%) EMIR
8 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.29%) Snort
5 2 (0.29%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.29%) XenApp
6 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.44%) SCCM
3 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.29%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.29%) Puppet
4 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.15%) Foglight
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 100 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 56 (8.25%) Oracle
3 31 (4.57%) IBM
4 21 (3.09%) VMware
5 16 (2.36%) Cisco
6 14 (2.06%) Informatica
7 13 (1.91%) SAP
8 12 (1.77%) Hyperion
9 11 (1.62%) Cognos
9 11 (1.62%) Facebook
9 11 (1.62%) Red Hat
9 11 (1.62%) Twitter
10 8 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (1.03%) Cognizant
11 7 (1.03%) Fortinet
11 7 (1.03%) Juniper
11 7 (1.03%) Sybase
12 6 (0.88%) Teradata
13 5 (0.74%) Apple
14 4 (0.59%) Remedy
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + up to 30% Bonus, 10% Pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £42000 per annum + pension and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Medical, Holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Core Bens + Flexi Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Spirit Data Capture
Salary: Negotiable Depending On Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Spirit Data Capture
Salary: Competitive + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Mobica Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Mobica Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago