The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
North West / Manchester
Rank 14 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 514 673 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.56% 20.37% 20.75%
As % of the General category 38.76% 54.72% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 384 514 709
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,550 £60,000 £65,000
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 Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1326 1230 1530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.99% 37.23% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 978 1243
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Finance
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Finance Salary Trend in Manchester

Finance
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in Manchester

Finance
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bolton -6 28 £30,500 -14.08% 4
Stockport -4 8 £40,750 -1.80% 3
Altrincham -12 5 £32,500 -21.68% 5
Cheadle +3 4 £30,500 -28.23%
Salford -1 4 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Rochdale -6 3 - -
Wigan -10 2 £55,000 -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Finance.

1 331 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (31.32%) SQL
3 242 (23.25%) .NET
4 228 (21.90%) C#
5 203 (19.50%) SQL Server
6 169 (16.23%) JavaScript
7 168 (16.14%) Microsoft
8 141 (13.54%) CSS
9 137 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
10 132 (12.68%) Java
10 132 (12.68%) Retail
10 132 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 131 (12.58%) HTML
12 130 (12.49%) MS Excel
12 130 (12.49%) MVC
13 120 (11.53%) ASP.NET
14 115 (11.05%) Scrum
15 114 (10.95%) T-SQL
16 112 (10.76%) Project Management
17 108 (10.37%) Web Services
18 102 (9.80%) E-Commerce
19 99 (9.51%) SAP
19 99 (9.51%) Degree
20 96 (9.22%) jQuery
21 91 (8.74%) WCF
22 90 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
23 89 (8.55%) TDD
24 85 (8.17%) Software Engineering
25 84 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 83 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 16 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.34%) IIS
2 14 (1.34%) Tomcat
3 13 (1.25%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
4 12 (1.15%) SAS
5 7 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.58%) Apache Spark
6 6 (0.58%) Commerce Server
6 6 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.58%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.48%) Confluence
7 5 (0.48%) Drupal
7 5 (0.48%) GeoServer
8 4 (0.38%) CICS
8 4 (0.38%) JBoss
9 3 (0.29%) Liferay
9 3 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 130 (12.49%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.02%) MS Office
3 9 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.67%) MS Project
5 4 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.19%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.096%) GIMP
7 1 (0.096%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.096%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.096%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.096%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.096%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 35 (3.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 19 (1.83%) SAP CO
2 19 (1.83%) SAP FI
2 19 (1.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 18 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (1.25%) Oracle Assets
5 13 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
6 12 (1.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 12 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
7 11 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
7 11 (1.06%) Sage 200
8 10 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (0.77%) Oracle ASCP
9 8 (0.77%) Oracle iProcurement
9 8 (0.77%) Oracle iSupplier
10 7 (0.67%) SAP MM
11 5 (0.48%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 64 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (0.86%) PaaS
6 8 (0.77%) SaaS
7 6 (0.58%) Office 365
8 4 (0.38%) FinancialForce.com
8 4 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.38%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.19%) GitHub
10 2 (0.19%) Yammer
11 1 (0.096%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.096%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 59 (5.67%) Firewall
2 44 (4.23%) Network Security
3 32 (3.07%) DNS
4 24 (2.31%) TCP/IP
5 23 (2.21%) DHCP
6 20 (1.92%) WAN
6 20 (1.92%) Wireless
7 19 (1.83%) LAN
8 18 (1.73%) VPN
9 16 (1.54%) MPLS
10 13 (1.25%) BGP
10 13 (1.25%) OSPF
11 12 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (1.15%) DMVPN
11 12 (1.15%) EIGRP
11 12 (1.15%) SNA
12 11 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (1.06%) NetScaler
13 9 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (19.50%) SQL Server
2 84 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 83 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
5 56 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 44 (4.23%) Big Data
7 36 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (2.31%) Oracle Database
9 23 (2.21%) Oracle Reports
10 19 (1.83%) MySQL
11 18 (1.73%) SQL Server 2000
12 15 (1.44%) Hadoop
13 14 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
14 13 (1.25%) Relational Database
15 10 (0.96%) Data Mining
16 9 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
16 9 (0.86%) Power BI
16 9 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (0.77%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 57 (5.48%) NUnit
2 44 (4.23%) JIRA
3 42 (4.03%) Selenium
4 28 (2.69%) Cucumber
4 28 (2.69%) MSTest
4 28 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (2.59%) Visual Studio
6 24 (2.31%) Git (software)
7 15 (1.44%) Jenkins
8 14 (1.34%) FitNesse
8 14 (1.34%) WebDriver
9 12 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (0.96%) Jasmine
10 10 (0.96%) Maven
11 9 (0.86%) HP UFT
11 9 (0.86%) JUnit
12 7 (0.67%) NuGet
12 7 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (0.58%) Eclipse
14 5 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
General
1 132 (12.68%) Retail
2 81 (7.78%) Banking
3 79 (7.59%) Manufacturing
4 74 (7.11%) Marketing
5 55 (5.28%) Legal
6 54 (5.19%) Telecoms
7 35 (3.36%) Electronics
8 22 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (1.73%) Publishing
10 15 (1.44%) Financial Institution
10 15 (1.44%) Games
11 13 (1.25%) Local Government
12 10 (0.96%) General Ledger
13 9 (0.86%) Billing
14 8 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
15 6 (0.58%) Advertising
16 5 (0.48%) Law
16 5 (0.48%) Music Industry
17 4 (0.38%) Automotive
18 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 282 (27.09%) Developer
2 160 (15.37%) Analyst
3 120 (11.53%) .NET Developer
3 120 (11.53%) Consultant
4 103 (9.89%) C# Developer
5 81 (7.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 73 (7.01%) SQL Developer
7 71 (6.82%) Project Manager
8 69 (6.63%) Architect
9 59 (5.67%) Senior Developer
10 51 (4.90%) Business Analyst
11 43 (4.13%) ASP.NET Developer
12 40 (3.84%) Lead Developer
13 39 (3.75%) Tester
14 37 (3.55%) Security Consultant
14 37 (3.55%) Software Developer
15 33 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
16 32 (3.07%) Applications Support
16 32 (3.07%) SQL Server Developer
17 31 (2.98%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (23.25%) .NET
2 141 (13.54%) CSS
3 131 (12.58%) HTML
4 120 (11.53%) ASP.NET
5 108 (10.37%) Web Services
6 96 (9.22%) jQuery
7 91 (8.74%) WCF
8 68 (6.53%) WPF
8 68 (6.53%) XML
9 50 (4.80%) AngularJS
10 46 (4.42%) XSLT
11 44 (4.23%) RESTful
12 43 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (4.13%) SOAP
13 35 (3.36%) .NET Framework
14 28 (2.69%) LINQ
15 27 (2.59%) Ajax
15 27 (2.59%) Silverlight
16 26 (2.50%) REST
16 26 (2.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 90 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.23%) Data Centre
3 34 (3.27%) Management Information System
4 33 (3.17%) Xbox
5 26 (2.50%) User Experience
6 25 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.31%) iPad
8 13 (1.25%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.25%) Virtual Team
9 12 (1.15%) Mobile App
10 10 (0.96%) Driving Licence
11 8 (0.77%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.67%) Clustering
12 7 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
12 7 (0.67%) PMI
13 5 (0.48%) Cyber Attack
13 5 (0.48%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.48%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.48%) Replication
13 5 (0.48%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 80 (7.68%) Windows
2 42 (4.03%) Linux
3 32 (3.07%) Windows Server
4 26 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.02%) Android
5 21 (2.02%) Unix
6 18 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.34%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.96%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.096%) AIX
14 1 (0.096%) CentOS
14 1 (0.096%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.096%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
3 132 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 130 (12.49%) MVC
5 115 (11.05%) Scrum
6 112 (10.76%) Project Management
7 102 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 89 (8.55%) TDD
9 85 (8.17%) Software Engineering
10 74 (7.11%) SDLC
11 68 (6.53%) ITIL
12 65 (6.24%) Waterfall
13 60 (5.76%) Service Delivery
14 57 (5.48%) OO
15 54 (5.19%) Change Management
16 51 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
17 50 (4.80%) Business Analysis
17 50 (4.80%) CRM
17 50 (4.80%) ERP
17 50 (4.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 326 (31.32%) SQL
2 228 (21.90%) C#
3 169 (16.23%) JavaScript
4 132 (12.68%) Java
5 114 (10.95%) T-SQL
6 44 (4.23%) PL/SQL
7 38 (3.65%) C++
8 24 (2.31%) Python
9 21 (2.02%) C
10 20 (1.92%) VB.NET
11 18 (1.73%) Ruby
12 16 (1.54%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.06%) PHP
14 10 (0.96%) ABAP
15 7 (0.67%) R
16 5 (0.48%) Apple Swift
16 5 (0.48%) Groovy
16 5 (0.48%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.48%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 99 (9.51%) Degree
2 47 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (3.84%) CCNP
4 33 (3.17%) CISSP
5 30 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (2.69%) ISEB
7 26 (2.50%) CCIE
8 17 (1.63%) CISM
9 16 (1.54%) CIMA
10 13 (1.25%) CCSA
10 13 (1.25%) CCSE
10 13 (1.25%) CCSP
10 13 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (1.15%) CEH
12 11 (1.06%) CLAS
13 8 (0.77%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.67%) ACCA
14 7 (0.67%) CISA
14 7 (0.67%) MCITP
14 7 (0.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.05%) QA
2 24 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (1.06%) PMO
6 10 (0.96%) SLA
7 3 (0.29%) COBIT
7 3 (0.29%) IFRS
7 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.29%) SDET
8 2 (0.19%) IAS 39
8 2 (0.19%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.096%) GPG13
9 1 (0.096%) MiFID
System Software
1 30 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.67%) XenApp
5 4 (0.38%) Docker
6 2 (0.19%) PowerHA
6 2 (0.19%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.096%) KVM
7 1 (0.096%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.096%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.096%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (1.25%) FortiGate
2 11 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.86%) Puppet
4 3 (0.29%) Kibana
4 3 (0.29%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (0.19%) Ansible
5 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.19%) Nagios
5 2 (0.19%) Netcool
5 2 (0.19%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.19%) SCOM
6 1 (0.096%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.096%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.096%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.096%) LiteSpeed
6 1 (0.096%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.096%) Mesos
6 1 (0.096%) Packer
6 1 (0.096%) SCCM
6 1 (0.096%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 168 (16.14%) Microsoft
2 99 (9.51%) SAP
3 64 (6.15%) Oracle
4 54 (5.19%) Cisco
5 43 (4.13%) Google
6 32 (3.07%) CheckPoint
6 32 (3.07%) VMware
7 31 (2.98%) Citrix
8 25 (2.40%) Fortinet
8 25 (2.40%) Sage
9 17 (1.63%) Splunk
10 16 (1.54%) F5
10 16 (1.54%) IBM
11 13 (1.25%) Rackspace
12 9 (0.86%) Tableau
13 8 (0.77%) Cognos
13 8 (0.77%) Informatica
13 8 (0.77%) JD Edwards
13 8 (0.77%) Riverbed
14 7 (0.67%) JDA
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Medical, Dental
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Inc OT + Great Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £110,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £31,076 to £38,183 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £58000 - £72000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £53625 - £71500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago