The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Herefordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 6 12 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 15.38% 60.00% 43.86%
As % of the General category 60.00% 85.71% 74.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 45
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £39,848 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10 14 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 25.64% 70.00% 58.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,500 £41,842
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Finance Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Finance
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford -3 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) ISEB
4 2 (15.38%) C
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
5 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
5 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Billing
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Financial Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Quality Manager
5 1 (7.69%) QA Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft