The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Finance 27 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 47.37% 13.33% -
As % of the General category 81.82% 80.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
Finance
Staffordshire

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

General Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 57.89% 16.67% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Lichfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Finance
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Finance Salary Trend in Lichfield

Finance
Salary Histogram in Lichfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Lichfield region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Lichfield

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 27 (47.37%) .NET
2 26 (45.61%) C#
3 22 (38.60%) SQL Server
4 21 (36.84%) SQL
5 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
5 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (26.32%) MVC
7 14 (24.56%) WCF
8 12 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (19.30%) MSTest
9 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (17.54%) Scrum
10 10 (17.54%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (17.54%) Moq
10 10 (17.54%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (17.54%) Ninject
10 10 (17.54%) Facebook
10 10 (17.54%) Twitter
10 10 (17.54%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (17.54%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (17.54%) Spring.NET
10 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (17.54%) Kanban
10 10 (17.54%) Social Network
10 10 (17.54%) TDD
10 10 (17.54%) NUnit
10 10 (17.54%) Unity DI Container
10 10 (17.54%) Web Application Development
11 9 (15.79%) CRM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (38.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MSTest
2 10 (17.54%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (17.54%) Moq
2 10 (17.54%) NUnit
3 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.51%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.51%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Analyst
2 21 (36.84%) Developer
3 14 (24.56%) .NET Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) C# Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Applications Support
6 6 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.51%) CRM Business Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) CRM Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) Operations Team Leader
10 1 (1.75%) Junior Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) .NET
2 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
3 14 (24.56%) WCF
4 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (17.54%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (17.54%) Ninject
5 10 (17.54%) Spring.NET
5 10 (17.54%) Unity DI Container
6 4 (7.02%) SOAP
6 4 (7.02%) Web Services
6 4 (7.02%) XML
6 4 (7.02%) jQuery
7 3 (5.26%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.26%) LINQ
7 3 (5.26%) NHibernate
7 3 (5.26%) Classic ASP
8 2 (3.51%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.75%) WPF
9 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (17.54%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (17.54%) Social Network
3 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Statistics
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.32%) MVC
3 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (17.54%) Scrum
4 10 (17.54%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (17.54%) Kanban
4 10 (17.54%) TDD
4 10 (17.54%) Web Application Development
5 9 (15.79%) CRM
6 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.53%) Six Sigma
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.77%) Process Improvement
8 5 (8.77%) Lean Six Sigma
8 5 (8.77%) Logistics
8 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.77%) Coaching
9 4 (7.02%) Project Management
10 3 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) C#
2 21 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (12.28%) VB
4 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.75%) R
5 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 5 (8.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 5 (8.77%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 2 (3.51%) MBA
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Facebook
1 10 (17.54%) Twitter
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Sage
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle