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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
North West / Lancashire
Rank 27 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Finance 31 64 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.87% 18.13% 9.61%
As % of the General category 23.85% 50.00% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26 58 46
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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
130 128 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.82% 36.26% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 119 110 151
Median salary £36,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -14 12 £36,250 +6.61%
Rossendale - 6 £45,000 -
Blackpool -5 4 £37,500 +41.50%
Chorley -14 4 £25,000 -25.37%
Skelmersdale -2 3 £30,500 -35.78% 3
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 40 (44.44%) SQL
2 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (33.33%) .NET
4 27 (30.00%) C#
5 25 (27.78%) HTML
6 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
7 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
8 19 (21.11%) Legal
9 18 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (18.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (18.89%) MVC
10 17 (18.89%) SDLC
11 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 15 (16.67%) Web Services
11 15 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (15.56%) HTML5
12 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (13.33%) Manufacturing
13 12 (13.33%) Project Management
14 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
14 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (11.11%) Marketing
15 10 (11.11%) WCF
15 10 (11.11%) Windows
15 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
15 10 (11.11%) CSS
16 9 (10.00%) ITIL
16 9 (10.00%) VB

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 (1.11%) CMS
1 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.22%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.22%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.22%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (2.22%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (1.11%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.11%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.89%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.44%) MS Access
6 4 (4.44%) QlikView
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.33%) Big Data
7 3 (3.33%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.22%) JIRA
2 2 (2.22%) JMeter
2 2 (2.22%) Selenium
2 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.11%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (21.11%) Legal
2 12 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 10 (11.11%) Marketing
4 9 (10.00%) Advertising
5 8 (8.89%) Retail
6 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
7 6 (6.67%) Electronics
8 2 (2.22%) Back Office
8 2 (2.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Developer
2 26 (28.89%) Analyst
3 17 (18.89%) .NET Developer
4 14 (15.56%) C# Developer
5 13 (14.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 11 (12.22%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (11.11%) IT Manager
8 10 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 9 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
9 9 (10.00%) SQL Developer
10 8 (8.89%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 8 (8.89%) .NET Programmer
10 8 (8.89%) Analyst Programmer
10 8 (8.89%) C# Programmer
10 8 (8.89%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (8.89%) VB Analyst Programmer
10 8 (8.89%) VB Programmer
10 8 (8.89%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (33.33%) .NET
2 25 (27.78%) HTML
3 18 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 15 (16.67%) Web Services
5 14 (15.56%) HTML5
6 10 (11.11%) CSS
6 10 (11.11%) WCF
7 8 (8.89%) Ajax
7 8 (8.89%) RESTful
7 8 (8.89%) SOAP
8 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.44%) XML
9 3 (3.33%) jQuery
9 3 (3.33%) REST
10 2 (2.22%) OLE
10 2 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.11%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (8.89%) AS400
1 8 (8.89%) iSeries
1 8 (8.89%) Mainframe
2 7 (7.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.44%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.44%) User Experience
4 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.22%) NHS
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.89%) MVC
2 17 (18.89%) SDLC
2 17 (18.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (13.33%) Project Management
5 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2
6 9 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (10.00%) ITIL
7 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.89%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.56%) Software Delivery
9 5 (5.56%) Web Development
10 4 (4.44%) Migration
10 4 (4.44%) Planning and Forecasting
10 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (44.44%) SQL
2 27 (30.00%) C#
3 24 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.00%) VB
4 9 (10.00%) VB6
5 4 (4.44%) VBA
6 2 (2.22%) Delphi
6 2 (2.22%) Pascal
7 1 (1.11%) COBOL
7 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) ISEB
3 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CISA
6 1 (1.11%) CISM
6 1 (1.11%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
1 3 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.89%) SAP
3 7 (7.78%) Oracle
4 5 (5.56%) Cognos
4 5 (5.56%) HP
5 4 (4.44%) Tableau
6 1 (1.11%) Sage
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