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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 15 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 1.89% 16.22% 63.16%
As % of the General category 12.50% 60.00% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
8 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 15.09% 27.03% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 August 2015. 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
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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 -4 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) EqualLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (66.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) F5