The 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 14 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 6 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 3.45% 26.09% 42.07%
As % of the General category 20.00% 50.00% 75.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 53
Average salary £95,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+153.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Finance
West Midlands

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

General Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 12 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 17.24% 52.17% 55.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 73
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) C
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Email Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) People Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Manager
4 1 (14.29%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Email Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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Clear Edge Consulting
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