The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
North West / Lancashire
Rank 30 8 30
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs citing Finance 31 57 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.25% 16.15% 7.11%
As % of the General category 24.22% 47.50% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27 53 35
Median salary £42,500 £35,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
128 120 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.81% 33.99% 32.61%
Number of salaries quoted 111 106 146
Median salary £37,750 £35,125 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.47% +0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Finance
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Finance Salary Trend in Lancashire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Finance
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -15 10 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Rossendale - 6 £45,000 -
Blackpool +1 3 £39,000 -2.50%
Skelmersdale -6 2 £35,500 -25.26%
Burnley -9 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Chorley -17 2 - - 1
Blackburn -2 1 £57,500 +109.09%
Nelson - 1 £42,500 -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 37 (42.53%) SQL
2 29 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (32.18%) .NET
4 25 (28.74%) C#
5 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
6 22 (25.29%) HTML
6 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
7 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
8 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (18.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
9 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (18.39%) Legal
9 16 (18.39%) SDLC
10 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (16.09%) MVC
12 13 (14.94%) Manufacturing
13 12 (13.79%) Web Services
14 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
14 11 (12.64%) SAP
14 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (12.64%) Marketing
14 11 (12.64%) HTML5
15 10 (11.49%) WCF
15 10 (11.49%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (11.49%) Project Management
15 10 (11.49%) ITIL
15 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2
15 10 (11.49%) Windows

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (1.15%) CMS
1 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (5.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (4.60%) SAP CO
3 4 (4.60%) SAP FI
3 4 (4.60%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (4.60%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.15%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.15%) Sage 200
5 1 (1.15%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) FinancialForce.com
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
1 1 (1.15%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.84%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (9.20%) RDBMS
4 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.75%) MS Access
6 5 (5.75%) QlikView
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.45%) Big Data
7 3 (3.45%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.15%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) JIRA
1 2 (2.30%) JMeter
1 2 (2.30%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.30%) Selenium
1 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.15%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (18.39%) Legal
2 13 (14.94%) Manufacturing
3 11 (12.64%) Marketing
4 9 (10.34%) Advertising
4 9 (10.34%) Retail
5 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
6 6 (6.90%) Electronics
7 4 (4.60%) Back Office
7 4 (4.60%) Front Office
8 1 (1.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Analyst
2 25 (28.74%) Developer
3 14 (16.09%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.09%) C# Developer
4 13 (14.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (10.34%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.34%) Senior SQL Developer
7 9 (10.34%) SQL Developer
8 8 (9.20%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) .NET Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) C# Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) Project Manager
8 8 (9.20%) VB Analyst Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) VB Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.18%) .NET
2 22 (25.29%) HTML
3 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.79%) Web Services
6 11 (12.64%) HTML5
7 10 (11.49%) WCF
8 9 (10.34%) CSS
9 8 (9.20%) Ajax
9 8 (9.20%) RESTful
9 8 (9.20%) SOAP
10 6 (6.90%) XML
11 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.45%) REST
13 2 (2.30%) jQuery
13 2 (2.30%) OLE
13 2 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
14 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) AS400
2 8 (9.20%) iSeries
2 8 (9.20%) Mainframe
2 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.60%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.60%) User Experience
4 3 (3.45%) Statistics
4 3 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.30%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) EPoS
6 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (18.39%) SDLC
2 16 (18.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (16.09%) MVC
5 10 (11.49%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (11.49%) ITIL
5 10 (11.49%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.49%) Project Management
6 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 8 (9.20%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.90%) Web Development
9 5 (5.75%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (5.75%) ETL
9 5 (5.75%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.75%) Software Delivery
10 4 (4.60%) API Integration
10 4 (4.60%) CRM
10 4 (4.60%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 37 (42.53%) SQL
2 25 (28.74%) C#
3 22 (25.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.34%) VB
4 9 (10.34%) VB6
5 5 (5.75%) VBA
6 2 (2.30%) Delphi
6 2 (2.30%) Pascal
7 1 (1.15%) C
7 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.60%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.45%) ISEB
3 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.30%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) CISA
5 1 (1.15%) CISM
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.15%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.64%) SAP
3 8 (9.20%) Oracle
4 6 (6.90%) Cognos
5 5 (5.75%) Tableau
6 2 (2.30%) HP
6 2 (2.30%) Sage
7 1 (1.15%) Epicor
7 1 (1.15%) Infor
7 1 (1.15%) NetSuite
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