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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
North West / Cheshire
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 274 329 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.21% 25.33% 27.11%
As % of the General category 66.02% 52.14% 61.68%
Number of salaries quoted 192 304 406
Median salary £44,250 £41,750 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.98% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £31,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,133 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
415 631 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.21% 48.58% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 312 541 631
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,662
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Finance
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow 0 67 £44,000 +24.60% 6
Warrington -10 48 £37,500 -13.79% 9
Knutsford +14 30 £47,750 -4.50% 10
Chester -2 23 £34,000 -4.89% 8
Crewe +5 20 £45,000 -7.21% 1
Macclesfield +8 14 £37,500 +1.35% 5
Alderley Edge +15 1 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Northwich -2 1 £32,000 -31.91% 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 138 (22.85%) SQL
2 135 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (19.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 114 (18.87%) Microsoft
5 107 (17.72%) Risk Management
6 105 (17.38%) .NET
7 101 (16.72%) C#
8 95 (15.73%) SQL Server
9 93 (15.40%) HTML
9 93 (15.40%) ITIL
10 92 (15.23%) Banking
11 90 (14.90%) JavaScript
12 88 (14.57%) CSS
13 82 (13.58%) MVC
14 79 (13.08%) jQuery
15 78 (12.91%) MS Excel
16 69 (11.42%) Windows
17 68 (11.26%) Degree
18 67 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
19 57 (9.44%) AngularJS
19 57 (9.44%) Java
19 57 (9.44%) Oracle
20 55 (9.11%) Linux
21 54 (8.94%) ASP.NET
22 51 (8.44%) TDD
22 51 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
23 48 (7.95%) Service Management
23 48 (7.95%) Financial Institution
24 46 (7.62%) Corporate Banking
25 45 (7.45%) Management Information System

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 29 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.48%) JBoss
3 13 (2.15%) NServiceBus
4 10 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (1.66%) IIS
4 10 (1.66%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.66%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (1.32%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.16%) Apache
6 7 (1.16%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.99%) CICS
8 5 (0.83%) CMS
8 5 (0.83%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.66%) Confluence
9 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.50%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 78 (12.91%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (2.98%) MS Office
4 5 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.33%) MS Project
5 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.66%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.33%) BASE24
4 2 (0.33%) Exstream
4 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.33%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.17%) Line 500
5 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.17%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.48%) SaaS
2 17 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.49%) Office 365
5 8 (1.32%) IaaS
5 8 (1.32%) OpenShift
6 6 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.98%) TCP/IP
2 16 (2.65%) Firewall
2 16 (2.65%) Network Security
3 13 (2.15%) SAN
4 11 (1.82%) HTTP
5 10 (1.66%) Intranet
5 10 (1.66%) VoIP
6 9 (1.49%) Internet
6 9 (1.49%) VLAN
7 8 (1.32%) Wireless
8 7 (1.16%) LAN
8 7 (1.16%) SMS
8 7 (1.16%) WAN
8 7 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.99%) Bluetooth
9 6 (0.99%) GPRS
9 6 (0.99%) GSM
9 6 (0.99%) MPLS
9 6 (0.99%) UMTS
9 6 (0.99%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (3.64%) MySQL
5 17 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (2.48%) DB2
7 13 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
8 12 (1.99%) GIS
8 12 (1.99%) Relational Database
9 10 (1.66%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.66%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.50%) IMS/DB
14 3 (0.50%) QlikView
14 3 (0.50%) RavenDB
15 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (3.97%) Git (software)
3 20 (3.31%) Selenium
4 19 (3.15%) FxCop
4 19 (3.15%) StyleCop
5 16 (2.65%) JIRA
5 16 (2.65%) Visual Studio
6 13 (2.15%) SpecFlow
7 11 (1.82%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.16%) Gradle
8 7 (1.16%) Subversion
9 5 (0.83%) ClearCase
9 5 (0.83%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.83%) JUnit
10 4 (0.66%) Ant
10 4 (0.66%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.50%) Maven
11 3 (0.50%) Mockito
11 3 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 92 (15.23%) Banking
2 48 (7.95%) Financial Institution
3 46 (7.62%) Corporate Banking
4 27 (4.47%) Advertising
5 17 (2.81%) Billing
5 17 (2.81%) Legal
6 14 (2.32%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.15%) Marketing
8 12 (1.99%) Law
8 12 (1.99%) Retail
9 10 (1.66%) Back Office
10 8 (1.32%) Automotive
11 6 (0.99%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.99%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.99%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.83%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.66%) Front Office
14 3 (0.50%) Avionics
14 3 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (23.01%) Developer
2 135 (22.35%) Analyst
3 41 (6.79%) .NET Developer
4 37 (6.13%) C# Developer
5 29 (4.80%) Business Analyst
5 29 (4.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (4.80%) PHP Developer
5 29 (4.80%) Service Manager
6 26 (4.30%) Architect
6 26 (4.30%) Software Engineer
7 23 (3.81%) Applications Support
7 23 (3.81%) Test Analyst
8 21 (3.48%) Web Developer
9 20 (3.31%) Project Manager
9 20 (3.31%) SQL Analyst
10 19 (3.15%) Lead Developer
11 18 (2.98%) Development Manager
11 18 (2.98%) HTML Developer
12 17 (2.81%) IT Manager
12 17 (2.81%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (17.38%) .NET
2 93 (15.40%) HTML
3 88 (14.57%) CSS
4 79 (13.08%) jQuery
5 57 (9.44%) AngularJS
6 54 (8.94%) ASP.NET
7 44 (7.28%) .NET Framework
8 41 (6.79%) HTML5
9 37 (6.13%) XML
10 35 (5.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 34 (5.63%) Entity Framework
12 33 (5.46%) CSS3
13 30 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (4.80%) JSON
15 19 (3.15%) WCF
16 18 (2.98%) Oracle Fusion
17 17 (2.81%) Spring
17 17 (2.81%) Web Services
18 16 (2.65%) LAMP
18 16 (2.65%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (7.45%) Management Information System
3 30 (4.97%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.97%) PMI
4 23 (3.81%) User Experience
5 19 (3.15%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.81%) Mainframe
7 15 (2.48%) Data Centre
7 15 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.99%) Fintech
9 10 (1.66%) Clustering
10 9 (1.49%) Virtual Team
11 8 (1.32%) Online Banking
12 7 (1.16%) Fixed Income
12 7 (1.16%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.99%) Device Driver
13 6 (0.99%) iPhone
13 6 (0.99%) MPEG
14 5 (0.83%) Social Media
15 4 (0.66%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 69 (11.42%) Windows
2 55 (9.11%) Linux
3 43 (7.12%) Unix
4 21 (3.48%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.65%) Android
6 15 (2.48%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.49%) CentOS
9 9 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (1.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.16%) AIX
11 7 (1.16%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.16%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (0.99%) Nucleus RTOS
12 6 (0.99%) Solaris
13 2 (0.33%) VMS
13 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (19.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 107 (17.72%) Risk Management
4 93 (15.40%) ITIL
5 82 (13.58%) MVC
6 51 (8.44%) TDD
7 48 (7.95%) Service Management
8 42 (6.95%) Mentoring
9 41 (6.79%) Service Delivery
10 40 (6.62%) Scrum
11 36 (5.96%) Change Management
11 36 (5.96%) CRM
11 36 (5.96%) Project Management
11 36 (5.96%) SDLC
12 32 (5.30%) Software Engineering
13 31 (5.13%) OO
14 29 (4.80%) Information Security
14 29 (4.80%) Web Development
15 28 (4.64%) Incident Management
16 27 (4.47%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (22.85%) SQL
2 101 (16.72%) C#
3 90 (14.90%) JavaScript
4 57 (9.44%) Java
5 43 (7.12%) PHP
6 28 (4.64%) PowerShell
7 27 (4.47%) T-SQL
8 23 (3.81%) C
9 18 (2.98%) C++
9 18 (2.98%) Python
10 9 (1.49%) Perl
11 8 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.32%) Ruby
12 6 (0.99%) COBOL
13 4 (0.66%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.66%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.50%) ANSI C
14 3 (0.50%) XAML
15 2 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (11.26%) Degree
2 31 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 27 (4.47%) ISEB
4 25 (4.14%) CISSP
5 22 (3.64%) CISM
6 8 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.99%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.99%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.99%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.83%) CCNP
8 5 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.66%) CISA
9 4 (0.66%) CRISC
10 3 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.33%) CCNA
11 2 (0.33%) IIBA
11 2 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.33%) RHCE
11 2 (0.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.80%) SLA
2 21 (3.48%) Solvency II
3 17 (2.81%) Data Quality
4 15 (2.48%) QA
5 11 (1.82%) PCI DSS
6 10 (1.66%) COBIT
7 9 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.99%) IFRS
10 4 (0.66%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.50%) DO-178B
12 1 (0.17%) BS25999
12 1 (0.17%) COSO
12 1 (0.17%) FATCA
12 1 (0.17%) GxP
12 1 (0.17%) P3O
System Software
1 20 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.49%) Docker
4 7 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.16%) PowerHA
4 7 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (0.83%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.66%) XenApp
7 3 (0.50%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.33%) Firmware
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.33%) vSphere
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.17%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.32%) Ansible
2 8 (1.32%) Puppet
2 8 (1.32%) SCOM
3 7 (1.16%) CFEngine
3 7 (1.16%) Nagios
4 6 (0.99%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.66%) SCCM
6 3 (0.50%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.50%) Netcool
7 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.33%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.33%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.17%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (0.17%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 114 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 57 (9.44%) Oracle
3 24 (3.97%) VMware
4 22 (3.64%) Cisco
5 14 (2.32%) IBM
6 13 (2.15%) Cadence
7 12 (1.99%) Cognos
8 11 (1.82%) Hyperion
9 9 (1.49%) Citrix
9 9 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.49%) Tableau
10 7 (1.16%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.16%) Intel
10 7 (1.16%) Teradata
10 7 (1.16%) Veritas
11 6 (0.99%) Google
11 6 (0.99%) Sun
11 6 (0.99%) Sybase
11 6 (0.99%) Symbian
12 5 (0.83%) Cognizant
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE + additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 10-20% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Certus Sales Recruitment
Salary: 45-55k + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + fantastic pension and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Package + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago