The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 27 32 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 27.27% 18.08% 30.21%
As % of the General category 69.23% 78.05% 84.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 38
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Crewe region.

General Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39 41 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 39.39% 23.16% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 49
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Finance
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Finance Salary Trend in Crewe

Finance
Salary Histogram in Crewe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Crewe region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Crewe

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 32 (62.75%) Retail
2 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (47.06%) Windows
3 24 (47.06%) Customer Engagement
4 23 (45.10%) SQL
5 22 (43.14%) C#
5 22 (43.14%) VB
5 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
6 21 (41.18%) .NET
6 21 (41.18%) Risk Management
7 20 (39.22%) Financial Institution
7 20 (39.22%) Wireless
7 20 (39.22%) T-SQL
8 19 (37.25%) .NET Framework
9 18 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (35.29%) SLA
10 17 (33.33%) Middleware
10 17 (33.33%) OO
10 17 (33.33%) Web Services
10 17 (33.33%) .NET Remoting
10 17 (33.33%) WCF
10 17 (33.33%) LINQ
10 17 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (27.45%) Java
12 12 (23.53%) XML
13 11 (21.57%) XSD
13 11 (21.57%) XSLT
13 11 (21.57%) JBoss
14 10 (19.61%) TDD
14 10 (19.61%) MVC

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.57%) JBoss
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Project
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (39.22%) Wireless
2 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) Network Security
4 1 (1.96%) SMTP
4 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 18 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (15.69%) DTS
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.96%) OLAP
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) Selenium
2 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (62.75%) Retail
2 20 (39.22%) Financial Institution
3 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.84%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Business Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Middleware Developer
8 2 (3.92%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) QA Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Tester
8 2 (3.92%) Software Tester
9 1 (1.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) .NET
2 19 (37.25%) .NET Framework
3 17 (33.33%) Middleware
3 17 (33.33%) WCF
3 17 (33.33%) LINQ
3 17 (33.33%) Web Services
3 17 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 17 (33.33%) .NET Remoting
4 12 (23.53%) XML
5 11 (21.57%) XSD
5 11 (21.57%) XSLT
6 9 (17.65%) SOAP
6 9 (17.65%) RESTful
7 8 (15.69%) WinForms
8 3 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (5.88%) HTML
9 2 (3.92%) Spring
9 2 (3.92%) Apache Camel
10 1 (1.96%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.88%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) Customer Engagement
3 21 (41.18%) Risk Management
4 17 (33.33%) OO
5 10 (19.61%) Validation
5 10 (19.61%) TDD
5 10 (19.61%) Waterfall
5 10 (19.61%) MVC
6 9 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 9 (17.65%) Project Management
7 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
8 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
10 4 (7.84%) Scrum
10 4 (7.84%) Test Scripting
10 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (5.88%) Integration Testing
11 3 (5.88%) Market Making
11 3 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) SQL
2 22 (43.14%) C#
2 22 (43.14%) VB
3 20 (39.22%) T-SQL
4 14 (27.45%) Java
5 9 (17.65%) XPath
6 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
7 5 (9.80%) PHP
8 4 (7.84%) VBScript
9 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
4 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) SLA
2 3 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) XenApp
1 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) EdgeSight
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Fujitsu
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Citrix
3 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.84%) AppSense
4 3 (5.88%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.92%) NetApp
5 2 (3.92%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) Twitter