The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 31 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Finance 15 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 8.98% 16.19% 11.80%
As % of the General category 24.19% 65.38% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 19
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,250 £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Finance
Cheshire

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

General Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
62 26 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 37.13% 24.76% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 53 25 64
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,350 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Finance
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Finance Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Finance
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Web Services
2 16 (40.00%) Windows
3 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (30.00%) Degree
4 12 (30.00%) C#
4 12 (30.00%) .NET
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 10 (25.00%) TDD
6 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (25.00%) Project Management
6 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (22.50%) WCF
7 9 (22.50%) WPF
7 9 (22.50%) LINQ
7 9 (22.50%) REST
7 9 (22.50%) SOAP
7 9 (22.50%) XML
7 9 (22.50%) NUnit
8 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 8 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (20.00%) UML
8 8 (20.00%) RAD
8 8 (20.00%) VBA
8 8 (20.00%) MSMQ
8 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (20.00%) ISEB
8 8 (20.00%) Cucumber

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Project
3 4 (10.00%) MS Office
4 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (22.50%) NUnit
3 8 (20.00%) JIRA
3 8 (20.00%) Selenium
3 8 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.50%) Bower
General
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Tester
3 8 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 8 (20.00%) Tester
4 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Programme Office Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Programme Manager
6 3 (7.50%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) PMO Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Research Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) DBA
8 1 (2.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) Web Services
2 12 (30.00%) .NET
3 9 (22.50%) SOAP
3 9 (22.50%) XML
3 9 (22.50%) WCF
3 9 (22.50%) WPF
3 9 (22.50%) REST
3 9 (22.50%) LINQ
4 8 (20.00%) MSMQ
5 2 (5.00%) HTML
5 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 2 (5.00%) HTML5
5 2 (5.00%) CSS3
6 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.50%) Sass
6 1 (2.50%) LESS
6 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.50%) jQuery
6 1 (2.50%) Google Maps API
6 1 (2.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.50%) Statistics
2 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.50%) Psychology
2 3 (7.50%) Life Science
3 1 (2.50%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Scrum
3 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 10 (25.00%) TDD
4 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (20.00%) UML
5 8 (20.00%) RAD
6 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (12.50%) Resource Management
8 4 (10.00%) Market Research
8 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 4 (10.00%) Business Development
9 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) C#
2 8 (20.00%) VBA
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) ISEB
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (7.50%) MBA
4 1 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Google
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