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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 10 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 21 62 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 16.54% 21.31% 38.65%
As % of the General category 42.00% 66.67% 70.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 52
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £77,500 £59,750
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
50 93 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 39.37% 31.96% 54.58%
Number of salaries quoted 39 64 78
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £85,000
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 24 September 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Chester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 19 (32.20%) Advertising
2 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.03%) SQL
4 12 (20.34%) Degree
5 10 (16.95%) Java
6 9 (15.25%) Project Management
7 8 (13.56%) ITIL
7 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.86%) AS400
8 7 (11.86%) Retail
8 7 (11.86%) RPG
8 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.86%) iSeries
8 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.17%) Fintech
9 6 (10.17%) Unix
9 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.47%) Spring
10 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.47%) Local Government
10 5 (8.47%) Banking
10 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.47%) Windows
10 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.47%) SAS
10 5 (8.47%) HND
10 5 (8.47%) SOAP
10 5 (8.47%) Web Services
10 5 (8.47%) Service Management

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 5 (8.47%) SAS
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) WordPress
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (3.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (3.39%) LAN
2 2 (3.39%) VLAN
2 2 (3.39%) VoIP
2 2 (3.39%) WAN
3 1 (1.69%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
3 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) Selenium
1 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (32.20%) Advertising
2 7 (11.86%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Local Government
4 4 (6.78%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) French Language
5 2 (3.39%) German Language
5 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.39%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.69%) Billing
6 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Analyst
2 17 (28.81%) Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Applications Support
3 7 (11.86%) AS400 Developer
3 7 (11.86%) AS400 Programmer
3 7 (11.86%) Programmer
3 7 (11.86%) RPG Developer
3 7 (11.86%) RPG Programmer
4 5 (8.47%) Graduate
4 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Unix Support
5 4 (6.78%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.08%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Unix Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Apache Camel
1 5 (8.47%) JPA
1 5 (8.47%) REST
1 5 (8.47%) SOAP
1 5 (8.47%) Spring
1 5 (8.47%) Web Services
2 4 (6.78%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) CSS
2 4 (6.78%) HTML
3 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (3.39%) jQuery
4 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.69%) LINQ
4 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.69%) WCF
4 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.86%) AS400
1 7 (11.86%) iSeries
2 6 (10.17%) Fintech
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) PMI
3 1 (1.69%) Social Media
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Unix
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Linux
3 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.25%) Project Management
3 8 (13.56%) ITIL
3 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.47%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.47%) Service Management
7 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.78%) ETL
8 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.08%) Data Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) ITSM
8 3 (5.08%) MVC
9 2 (3.39%) Data Management
9 2 (3.39%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) SQL
2 10 (16.95%) Java
3 7 (11.86%) RPG
4 4 (6.78%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.69%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) HND
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.69%) ACCA
4 1 (1.69%) CIMA
4 1 (1.69%) CISM
4 1 (1.69%) CISSP
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.69%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Avaya
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco
2 3 (5.08%) Google
3 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
3 2 (3.39%) F5
3 2 (3.39%) NICE Systems
4 1 (1.69%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.69%) Huawei
4 1 (1.69%) Nokia
4 1 (1.69%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Sage
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Teradata
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