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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 13 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 63 43 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.00% 9.43% 9.57%
As % of the General category 40.13% 35.54% 32.24%
Number of salaries quoted 57 35 45
Median salary £40,000 £35,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Finance
North West

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
157 121 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.90% 26.54% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 137 100 135
Median salary £39,000 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 23 £37,500 +8.69% 2
Blackpool +8 14 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Burnley - 7 £42,000 -
Chorley -9 3 £40,000 +19.40%
Nelson - 2 £42,500 -
Rossendale - 2 £45,000 - 2
Blackburn 0 1 £57,500 +76.92% 1
Skelmersdale -5 1 £43,500 +2.35%
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 (35.09%) .NET
2 39 (34.21%) SQL
3 38 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 36 (31.58%) C#
5 34 (29.82%) JavaScript
6 32 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 29 (25.44%) ASP.NET
9 26 (22.81%) HTML
10 25 (21.93%) MVC
10 25 (21.93%) ASP.NET Web API
11 23 (20.18%) SDLC
12 22 (19.30%) Web Services
13 21 (18.42%) CSS
14 19 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (16.67%) Legal
14 19 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (15.79%) Web Development
15 18 (15.79%) Project Management
16 17 (14.91%) WCF
17 16 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (12.28%) ITIL
19 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
19 13 (11.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 12 (10.53%) Unit Testing
20 12 (10.53%) Advertising
20 12 (10.53%) Management Information System
20 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
21 11 (9.65%) PRINCE2

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 2 (1.75%) Apache
1 2 (1.75%) CMS
1 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.75%) nginx
1 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.39%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (4.39%) SAP CO
1 5 (4.39%) SAP FI
1 5 (4.39%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (4.39%) SAP FSCM
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.88%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.88%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.88%) FinancialForce.com
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) DNS
1 2 (1.75%) HTTP
1 2 (1.75%) SSL
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (11.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 9 (7.89%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.39%) Big Data
7 5 (4.39%) MS Access
7 5 (4.39%) QlikView
8 4 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.63%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.75%) MySQL
10 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.75%) JMeter
3 2 (1.75%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.88%) JIRA
4 1 (0.88%) Selenium
General
1 19 (16.67%) Legal
2 12 (10.53%) Advertising
3 10 (8.77%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.89%) Back Office
4 9 (7.89%) Marketing
5 8 (7.02%) Retail
6 7 (6.14%) Banking
7 5 (4.39%) Front Office
8 2 (1.75%) Electronics
8 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (35.96%) Developer
2 27 (23.68%) Analyst
3 24 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 23 (20.18%) .NET Developer
4 23 (20.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Project Manager
6 12 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 11 (9.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (9.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (9.65%) Web Developer
8 10 (8.77%) .NET Web Developer
8 10 (8.77%) C# Web Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Senior Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Senior SQL Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Senior Manager
10 8 (7.02%) Senior Project Manager
11 7 (6.14%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (35.09%) .NET
2 29 (25.44%) ASP.NET
3 26 (22.81%) HTML
4 25 (21.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (19.30%) Web Services
6 21 (18.42%) CSS
7 17 (14.91%) WCF
8 16 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (9.65%) HTML5
9 11 (9.65%) jQuery
9 11 (9.65%) XML
10 10 (8.77%) .NET Framework
11 9 (7.89%) SOAP
12 8 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (6.14%) Ajax
13 7 (6.14%) RESTful
14 5 (4.39%) AngularJS
14 5 (4.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 3 (2.63%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.14%) AS400
3 7 (6.14%) iSeries
3 7 (6.14%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.39%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.39%) User Experience
5 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.63%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.63%) Statistics
6 3 (2.63%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.75%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (1.75%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.93%) MVC
3 23 (20.18%) SDLC
4 19 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (15.79%) Project Management
5 18 (15.79%) Web Development
6 16 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (12.28%) ITIL
8 12 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.65%) Mentoring
9 11 (9.65%) PRINCE2
9 11 (9.65%) Risk Management
10 8 (7.02%) Analytics
10 8 (7.02%) CRM
10 8 (7.02%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.14%) Coaching
11 7 (6.14%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (5.26%) Scrum
12 6 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.21%) SQL
2 36 (31.58%) C#
3 34 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.77%) VB
4 10 (8.77%) VB6
5 5 (4.39%) VBA
6 4 (3.51%) C
7 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.75%) Delphi
8 2 (1.75%) Java
8 2 (1.75%) Pascal
8 2 (1.75%) Perl
8 2 (1.75%) PHP
8 2 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.89%) Degree
3 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.63%) CISA
4 3 (2.63%) CISM
5 2 (1.75%) CISSP
5 2 (1.75%) HND
5 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.88%) ISEB
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.88%) MAPM
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.51%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.63%) SLA
4 2 (1.75%) QA
5 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) SAP
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle
4 6 (5.26%) Cognos
5 5 (4.39%) Tableau
6 4 (3.51%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.75%) CA
7 2 (1.75%) HP
7 2 (1.75%) Sage
8 1 (0.88%) Epicor
8 1 (0.88%) Infor
8 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
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