The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 39 50 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 22.16% 26.04% 31.94%
As % of the General category 59.09% 62.50% 62.22%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 54
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,600 £31,156
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Finance
Cheshire

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

General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
66 80 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 37.50% 41.67% 51.33%
Number of salaries quoted 60 49 83
Median salary £32,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,577
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Finance
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Finance Salary Trend in Chester

Finance
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Chester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for Finance.

1 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.33%) Advertising
2 22 (29.33%) SQL
3 19 (25.33%) Degree
4 15 (20.00%) Java
5 14 (18.67%) Software Engineering
6 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (13.33%) iSeries
7 10 (13.33%) AS400
7 10 (13.33%) HND
7 10 (13.33%) RPG
8 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (12.00%) ISEB
9 8 (10.67%) Project Management
9 8 (10.67%) Business Analysis
9 8 (10.67%) Banking
9 8 (10.67%) Retail
9 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (9.33%) Local Government
10 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (9.33%) SAS
11 5 (6.67%) Spring
11 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.67%) Unix
11 5 (6.67%) Windows
11 5 (6.67%) SOAP
11 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
11 5 (6.67%) CSS
12 4 (5.33%) JavaScript

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 7 (9.33%) SAS
2 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.33%) SAN
1 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.00%) MS Access
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (29.33%) Advertising
2 8 (10.67%) Banking
2 8 (10.67%) Retail
3 7 (9.33%) Local Government
4 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Analyst
1 26 (34.67%) Developer
2 11 (14.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (13.33%) Programmer
3 10 (13.33%) RPG Programmer
3 10 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 7 (9.33%) Graduate
6 6 (8.00%) AS400 Developer
6 6 (8.00%) AS400 Programmer
6 6 (8.00%) RPG Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Test Leader
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Support Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (5.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 4 (5.33%) Service Support Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) CSS
1 5 (6.67%) SOAP
1 5 (6.67%) Spring
2 4 (5.33%) Apache Camel
2 4 (5.33%) HTML
2 4 (5.33%) JPA
2 4 (5.33%) REST
2 4 (5.33%) Web Services
3 3 (4.00%) .NET
3 3 (4.00%) jQuery
4 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.67%) XML
5 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.33%) Java EE
5 1 (1.33%) LINQ
5 1 (1.33%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.33%) Spring Security
5 1 (1.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.33%) AS400
2 10 (13.33%) iSeries
3 4 (5.33%) Fintech
4 1 (1.33%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.33%) PMI
4 1 (1.33%) Social Media
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Unix
1 5 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.67%) Software Engineering
3 8 (10.67%) Business Analysis
3 8 (10.67%) Project Management
3 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.33%) ETL
6 4 (5.33%) MVC
6 4 (5.33%) SDLC
6 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.00%) Change Management
7 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.00%) Data Architecture
7 3 (4.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (4.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) SQL
2 15 (20.00%) Java
3 10 (13.33%) RPG
4 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.33%) RPG IV
5 3 (4.00%) C#
5 3 (4.00%) VBA
6 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.33%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) HND
3 9 (12.00%) ISEB
4 4 (5.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.33%) CISM
5 1 (1.33%) CISSP
5 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.33%) MCSE
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Google
3 1 (1.33%) Citrix
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle
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