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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 9 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 26 69 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.55% 25.46% 43.60%
As % of the General category 56.52% 69.70% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 71
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £36,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
46 99 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 34.59% 36.53% 59.17%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 97
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 August 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Chester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 20 (30.30%) Advertising
2 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.73%) SQL
3 15 (22.73%) Degree
4 11 (16.67%) Project Management
5 10 (15.15%) Java
5 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.64%) AS400
6 9 (13.64%) RPG
6 9 (13.64%) iSeries
7 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
7 8 (12.12%) Retail
8 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.61%) ITIL
8 7 (10.61%) SAS
8 7 (10.61%) Local Government
8 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (9.09%) Unix
9 6 (9.09%) Banking
10 5 (7.58%) Spring
10 5 (7.58%) Windows
10 5 (7.58%) HND
10 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.58%) SOAP
10 5 (7.58%) Web Services
10 5 (7.58%) Fintech
10 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration

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 (10.61%) SAS
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) WordPress
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.52%) LAN
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) VLAN
2 1 (1.52%) VoIP
2 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) MS Access
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
1 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (30.30%) Advertising
2 8 (12.12%) Retail
3 7 (10.61%) Local Government
4 6 (9.09%) Banking
5 4 (6.06%) Marketing
6 2 (3.03%) French Language
6 2 (3.03%) German Language
6 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.03%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.52%) Billing
7 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Analyst
2 18 (27.27%) Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Applications Support
3 9 (13.64%) Programmer
3 9 (13.64%) RPG Programmer
4 7 (10.61%) AS400 Developer
4 7 (10.61%) AS400 Programmer
4 7 (10.61%) Graduate
4 7 (10.61%) RPG Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Unix Support
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Support Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Service Support Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) Apache Camel
1 5 (7.58%) JPA
1 5 (7.58%) REST
1 5 (7.58%) SOAP
1 5 (7.58%) Spring
1 5 (7.58%) Web Services
2 4 (6.06%) CSS
2 4 (6.06%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.03%) jQuery
5 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.52%) LINQ
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.52%) WCF
5 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) AS400
1 9 (13.64%) iSeries
2 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.58%) Fintech
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) PMI
4 1 (1.52%) Social Media
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) Unix
2 5 (7.58%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) Project Management
3 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
5 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.61%) ITIL
5 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.61%) Software Engineering
6 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.06%) ETL
8 3 (4.55%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.55%) Data Architecture
8 3 (4.55%) MVC
8 3 (4.55%) Service Management
9 2 (3.03%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 2 (3.03%) Data Management
9 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.03%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) SQL
2 10 (15.15%) Java
3 9 (13.64%) RPG
4 3 (4.55%) C#
4 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) RPG IV
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) HND
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) ACCA
4 1 (1.52%) CIMA
4 1 (1.52%) CISM
4 1 (1.52%) CISSP
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.52%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) Avaya
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.52%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.52%) F5
4 1 (1.52%) Huawei
4 1 (1.52%) NICE Systems
4 1 (1.52%) Nokia
4 1 (1.52%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Sage
4 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
Chester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago