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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 317 506 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.45% 29.54% 21.39%
As % of the General category 55.52% 65.04% 52.22%
Number of salaries quoted 281 348 241
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median 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
571 778 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.44% 45.42% 40.96%
Number of salaries quoted 458 533 498
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £29,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,450 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +1 96 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Wilmslow +4 64 £50,000 +32.89% 1
Chester -1 41 £32,750 -18.12% 6
Knutsford 0 20 £47,500 +16.56% 1
Northwich +3 10 £46,250 +23.33%
Macclesfield +5 8 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Crewe -12 5 £40,500 -1.81%
Alderley Edge -12 1 £40,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £22,000 -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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.

1 149 (23.03%) SQL Server
2 134 (20.71%) SQL
3 106 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
5 100 (15.46%) Microsoft
6 79 (12.21%) .NET
7 77 (11.90%) Project Management
7 77 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 71 (10.97%) ISEB
9 68 (10.51%) Oracle
9 68 (10.51%) MS Excel
9 68 (10.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 67 (10.36%) Business Intelligence
11 62 (9.58%) Windows
12 59 (9.12%) Business Analysis
13 54 (8.35%) ITIL
13 54 (8.35%) Banking
14 51 (7.88%) Resource Management
15 49 (7.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 49 (7.57%) Migration
15 49 (7.57%) SDLC
16 45 (6.96%) C#
17 44 (6.80%) Degree
18 43 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 42 (6.49%) Web Services
19 42 (6.49%) UML
20 41 (6.34%) Risk Management
20 41 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
21 40 (6.18%) Management Information System
21 40 (6.18%) PRINCE2

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 38 (5.87%) BizTalk Server
1 38 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.78%) SAS
3 14 (2.16%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.93%) IIS
5 5 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.46%) CMS
7 3 (0.46%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.31%) Confluence
8 2 (0.31%) Drupal
8 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.31%) JBoss
8 2 (0.31%) Mule
8 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.31%) WordPress
9 1 (0.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 68 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.94%) MS Project
3 11 (1.70%) MS Office
4 8 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.08%) SPSS
6 3 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.15%) CATIA
8 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (1.85%) SAP FI
2 11 (1.70%) HFM
3 6 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.46%) Cognos Controller
5 3 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.46%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.46%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.31%) Magento
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.15%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.46%) IaaS
1 3 (0.46%) Office 365
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.15%) PaaS
2 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.24%) SMS
2 6 (0.93%) WAN
3 5 (0.77%) Broadband
3 5 (0.77%) DHCP
3 5 (0.77%) DNS
4 4 (0.62%) Firewall
4 4 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.46%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.46%) Internet
5 3 (0.46%) LAN
5 3 (0.46%) SSH
5 3 (0.46%) VoIP
6 2 (0.31%) DMZ
6 2 (0.31%) Network Security
6 2 (0.31%) SSL
6 2 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.15%) CTI
7 1 (0.15%) H.323
7 1 (0.15%) SAN
7 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (23.03%) SQL Server
2 49 (7.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 22 (3.40%) BusinessObjects
7 19 (2.94%) Spotfire
8 18 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (2.47%) MySQL
10 15 (2.32%) Oracle Database
11 14 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (2.01%) Relational Database
13 12 (1.85%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
17 4 (0.62%) Big Data
18 3 (0.46%) Hadoop
18 3 (0.46%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 68 (10.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (4.48%) MSTest
3 21 (3.25%) Moq
3 21 (3.25%) NUnit
3 21 (3.25%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (2.32%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.85%) ERwin
6 5 (0.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.62%) Gradle
7 4 (0.62%) JIRA
7 4 (0.62%) JUnit
7 4 (0.62%) Maven
7 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.46%) Axure RP
8 3 (0.46%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.46%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.46%) TestNG
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.15%) Selenium
General
1 54 (8.35%) Banking
2 33 (5.10%) Legal
2 33 (5.10%) Retail
3 27 (4.17%) Advertising
4 19 (2.94%) Marketing
4 19 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 19 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.01%) Back Office
7 8 (1.24%) Electronics
8 7 (1.08%) Local Government
9 4 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.62%) Front Office
10 3 (0.46%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.15%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 212 (32.77%) Analyst
2 128 (19.78%) Developer
3 61 (9.43%) Project Manager
4 57 (8.81%) Business Analyst
5 42 (6.49%) SQL Developer
6 41 (6.34%) Business Systems Analyst
7 39 (6.03%) Senior Developer
8 38 (5.87%) Administrator
8 38 (5.87%) Test Analyst
9 34 (5.26%) Lead Developer
9 34 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
10 32 (4.95%) .NET Developer
11 31 (4.79%) Architect
11 31 (4.79%) Senior Manager
12 28 (4.33%) Senior SQL Developer
13 26 (4.02%) C# Developer
14 25 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
14 25 (3.86%) Programmer
14 25 (3.86%) Senior Analyst
14 25 (3.86%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (12.21%) .NET
2 42 (6.49%) Web Services
3 37 (5.72%) XML
4 28 (4.33%) HTML
5 27 (4.17%) CSS
6 23 (3.55%) WinForms
7 22 (3.40%) WPF
8 21 (3.25%) Castle Windsor
8 21 (3.25%) Ninject
8 21 (3.25%) Spring.NET
8 21 (3.25%) Unity DI Container
9 20 (3.09%) EDI
10 17 (2.63%) jQuery
11 14 (2.16%) ASP.NET
12 12 (1.85%) Flash
13 11 (1.70%) J2EE
14 10 (1.55%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.55%) JSON
15 9 (1.39%) Ajax
15 9 (1.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 103 (15.92%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (6.18%) Management Information System
3 30 (4.64%) Enterprise Software
4 25 (3.86%) AS400
4 25 (3.86%) iSeries
5 23 (3.55%) Data Centre
6 21 (3.25%) Inversion of Control
6 21 (3.25%) Social Network
7 14 (2.16%) User Experience
8 11 (1.70%) Replication
9 10 (1.55%) Statistics
10 9 (1.39%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.93%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.62%) Fintech
12 4 (0.62%) PMI
13 3 (0.46%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.46%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.46%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.46%) Physics
14 2 (0.31%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 62 (9.58%) Windows
2 25 (3.86%) Unix
3 14 (2.16%) Linux
4 11 (1.70%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.55%) Solaris
6 8 (1.24%) AIX
6 8 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.24%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.08%) Android
8 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.62%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.15%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (11.90%) Project Management
2 77 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 67 (10.36%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (9.12%) Business Analysis
5 54 (8.35%) ITIL
6 51 (7.88%) Resource Management
7 49 (7.57%) Migration
7 49 (7.57%) SDLC
8 42 (6.49%) UML
9 41 (6.34%) Risk Management
10 40 (6.18%) PRINCE2
10 40 (6.18%) Systems Analysis
11 39 (6.03%) ETL
11 39 (6.03%) TDD
12 37 (5.72%) Data Management
12 37 (5.72%) Disaster Recovery
13 36 (5.56%) BPMN
13 36 (5.56%) Change Management
14 35 (5.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 134 (20.71%) SQL
2 45 (6.96%) C#
3 38 (5.87%) Java
4 33 (5.10%) JavaScript
5 25 (3.86%) RPG
6 24 (3.71%) T-SQL
7 23 (3.55%) RPG IV
8 14 (2.16%) VB.NET
9 13 (2.01%) PHP
10 7 (1.08%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 6 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.77%) C++
13 4 (0.62%) VBA
14 3 (0.46%) C
14 3 (0.46%) Perl
14 3 (0.46%) PL/1
14 3 (0.46%) VB
15 2 (0.31%) VB6
16 1 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (10.97%) ISEB
2 44 (6.80%) Degree
3 28 (4.33%) ISTQB
4 14 (2.16%) APMP
5 12 (1.85%) ACCA
6 10 (1.55%) AAT
6 10 (1.55%) CIMA
6 10 (1.55%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.24%) HND
7 8 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.93%) OCP
9 6 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (0.93%) PMP
10 4 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.46%) CISM
11 3 (0.46%) CISSP
11 3 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.31%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.48%) SLA
2 23 (3.55%) Solvency II
3 22 (3.40%) FATCA
4 18 (2.78%) QA
5 8 (1.24%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.93%) P3O
7 4 (0.62%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.31%) COBIT
9 1 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.15%) EMIR
9 1 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 22 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.08%) Data Guard
2 7 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (0.77%) SCCM
5 4 (0.62%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.15%) Foglight
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.15%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 100 (15.46%) Microsoft
2 68 (10.51%) Oracle
3 30 (4.64%) SAP
4 22 (3.40%) Twitter
5 21 (3.25%) Facebook
6 18 (2.78%) Hyperion
6 18 (2.78%) Informatica
7 14 (2.16%) Cognizant
8 12 (1.85%) VMware
9 10 (1.55%) Cadence
9 10 (1.55%) Cisco
9 10 (1.55%) IBM
9 10 (1.55%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.77%) Cognos
11 4 (0.62%) Intel
11 4 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.46%) Citrix
12 3 (0.46%) Google
12 3 (0.46%) Imperva
13 2 (0.31%) Splunk
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