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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 17 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 66 96 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.73% 16.30% 12.42%
As % of the General category 41.51% 44.04% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62 81 41
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
159 218 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.49% 37.01% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 139 178 119
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £68,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,577
% change year-on-year
- +3.26%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +4 23 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Blackpool +15 11 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Chorley -11 7 £50,000 +31.57% 2
Nelson 0 1 £19,500 -43.06%
Lytham St Annes -4 1 £27,500 -18.51%
Skelmersdale - 1 £37,500 -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 45 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 43 (39.81%) .NET
3 42 (38.89%) C#
4 41 (37.96%) SQL Server
4 41 (37.96%) SDLC
5 36 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 32 (29.63%) Web Development
7 31 (28.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 31 (28.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
7 31 (28.70%) MVC
7 31 (28.70%) Mentoring
8 30 (27.78%) Unit Testing
9 29 (26.85%) CSS
10 27 (25.00%) Web Services
11 26 (24.07%) .NET Framework
11 26 (24.07%) SQL
12 25 (23.15%) Degree
12 25 (23.15%) WCF
13 23 (21.30%) Project Management
14 22 (20.37%) VB
14 22 (20.37%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (17.59%) Coaching
17 18 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (12.96%) PRINCE2
18 14 (12.96%) jQuery
18 14 (12.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 13 (12.04%) MS Excel
20 12 (11.11%) MS Office

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 5 (4.63%) CICS
2 2 (1.85%) Apache
2 2 (1.85%) CMS
2 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.85%) nginx
2 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (12.04%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.78%) SAP CO
1 3 (2.78%) SAP FI
1 3 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.85%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.93%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.93%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) DNS
2 2 (1.85%) DHCP
2 2 (1.85%) HTTP
2 2 (1.85%) Network Security
2 2 (1.85%) SAN
2 2 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (37.96%) SQL Server
2 31 (28.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.41%) QlikView
5 6 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.70%) Big Data
7 4 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.85%) MySQL
10 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.93%) DB2
10 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.93%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.19%) Banking
2 8 (7.41%) Legal
3 7 (6.48%) Advertising
3 7 (6.48%) Back Office
4 5 (4.63%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.78%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.78%) Retail
6 2 (1.85%) Front Office
6 2 (1.85%) Marketing
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (41.67%) Developer
2 29 (26.85%) .NET Developer
2 29 (26.85%) Web Developer
3 27 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET Developer
4 25 (23.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 25 (23.15%) C# Developer
5 24 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
6 18 (16.67%) Project Manager
7 16 (14.81%) Analyst
8 13 (12.04%) Team Leader
9 12 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
10 8 (7.41%) Senior Manager
10 8 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
11 7 (6.48%) Architect
11 7 (6.48%) SQL Developer
12 6 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
13 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Manager
13 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (39.81%) .NET
2 36 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 31 (28.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (26.85%) CSS
5 27 (25.00%) Web Services
6 26 (24.07%) .NET Framework
7 25 (23.15%) WCF
8 22 (20.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (12.96%) jQuery
9 14 (12.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (5.56%) XML
12 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (3.70%) HTML
13 2 (1.85%) AngularJS
13 2 (1.85%) HTML5
13 2 (1.85%) LAMP
13 2 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
13 2 (1.85%) SOAP
14 1 (0.93%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (9.26%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.63%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.70%) VSAM
4 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.85%) iPad
5 2 (1.85%) Life Science
5 2 (1.85%) PMI
6 1 (0.93%) BYOD
6 1 (0.93%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.93%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Linux
2 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.96%) SDLC
2 32 (29.63%) Web Development
3 31 (28.70%) Mentoring
3 31 (28.70%) MVC
4 30 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 23 (21.30%) Project Management
6 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (17.59%) Coaching
8 18 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (12.96%) PRINCE2
10 12 (11.11%) Project Planning
11 10 (9.26%) CRM
12 8 (7.41%) ITIL
12 8 (7.41%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.48%) OOD
14 6 (5.56%) OO
14 6 (5.56%) Scrum
14 6 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.89%) C#
2 31 (28.70%) JavaScript
3 26 (24.07%) SQL
4 22 (20.37%) VB
5 9 (8.33%) VB6
5 9 (8.33%) VBA
6 7 (6.48%) VBScript
7 5 (4.63%) C
7 5 (4.63%) COBOL
7 5 (4.63%) JCL
8 4 (3.70%) Java
8 4 (3.70%) PHP
8 4 (3.70%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.85%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) R
10 1 (0.93%) RPG
Qualifications
1 25 (23.15%) Degree
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (4.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.78%) CISA
6 3 (2.78%) CISM
6 3 (2.78%) CISSP
6 3 (2.78%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.85%) APMP
7 2 (1.85%) HND
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.63%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.93%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 45 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.63%) Hyperion
2 5 (4.63%) IBM
2 5 (4.63%) SAP
3 2 (1.85%) CA
3 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.85%) VMware
4 1 (0.93%) Avaya
4 1 (0.93%) Citrix
4 1 (0.93%) Sage
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