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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 13 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 511 739 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.41% 20.65% 21.21%
As % of the General category 39.31% 55.77% 52.98%
Number of salaries quoted 416 573 767
Median salary £46,000 £44,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.95% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,750 £65,000
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 Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1300 1325 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 34.12% 37.03% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1062 1419
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £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 6 December 2016.

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 6 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
Bolton +16 34 £41,500 +18.57% 3
Stockport -30 15 £41,000 -3.52% 8
Cheadle +8 6 £43,500 -13.00%
Rochdale -11 4 - -
Wigan -8 2 - -
Salford -11 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Oldham -3 1 £22,500 -18.91% 1
Altrincham -16 1 £42,500 +4.29% 4
Sale - 1 £26,000 -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 354 (30.49%) SQL
2 347 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (24.38%) .NET
4 272 (23.43%) C#
5 221 (19.04%) SQL Server
6 196 (16.88%) JavaScript
7 180 (15.50%) Microsoft
8 172 (14.81%) CSS
9 157 (13.52%) SAP
10 152 (13.09%) HTML
10 152 (13.09%) Retail
11 143 (12.32%) MVC
12 139 (11.97%) Scrum
12 139 (11.97%) ASP.NET
13 138 (11.89%) T-SQL
14 136 (11.71%) Java
15 134 (11.54%) Project Management
16 123 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
17 122 (10.51%) Banking
18 121 (10.42%) Manufacturing
19 115 (9.91%) MS Excel
20 111 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
20 111 (9.56%) Degree
21 107 (9.22%) Software Engineering
22 103 (8.87%) WCF
22 103 (8.87%) Windows
23 98 (8.44%) Web Services
24 97 (8.35%) Oracle
25 89 (7.67%) SDLC
26 87 (7.49%) TDD

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 19 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.55%) WebSphere
3 14 (1.21%) CMS
4 13 (1.12%) SAS
5 11 (0.95%) CICS
5 11 (0.95%) Tomcat
6 10 (0.86%) IIS
6 10 (0.86%) MS Exchange
7 9 (0.78%) NServiceBus
8 8 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.60%) Apache
9 7 (0.60%) Commerce Server
10 6 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.43%) JBoss
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.34%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.34%) nginx
12 4 (0.34%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 115 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 33 (2.84%) MS Office
3 26 (2.24%) MS Project
4 16 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.086%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.086%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 33 (2.84%) SAP CO
1 33 (2.84%) SAP FI
1 33 (2.84%) SAP FI/CO
2 28 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (1.29%) SAP PP
4 11 (0.95%) SAP PM
5 10 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.86%) SAP ERP
6 9 (0.78%) SAP SD
7 8 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
7 8 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
7 8 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
7 8 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.60%) Sonata
9 5 (0.43%) Oracle iSupplier
9 5 (0.43%) Sage 200
9 5 (0.43%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 47 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.38%) PaaS
5 8 (0.69%) SaaS
6 6 (0.52%) Office 365
7 5 (0.43%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.34%) FinancialForce.com
8 4 (0.34%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.34%) Slack
8 4 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.26%) AdWords
9 3 (0.26%) GitHub
10 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.086%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.086%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.67%) Firewall
2 26 (2.24%) DNS
3 17 (1.46%) HTTP
4 16 (1.38%) Network Security
4 16 (1.38%) VPN
5 15 (1.29%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.12%) Wireless
7 12 (1.03%) DHCP
7 12 (1.03%) Internet
7 12 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 12 (1.03%) LAN
7 12 (1.03%) MPLS
7 12 (1.03%) WAN
8 10 (0.86%) SAN
9 8 (0.69%) VoIP
10 6 (0.52%) BGP
10 6 (0.52%) OSPF
11 5 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (0.34%) DMVPN
12 4 (0.34%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (19.04%) SQL Server
2 60 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (3.27%) Big Data
6 34 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 23 (1.98%) MongoDB
10 22 (1.89%) MySQL
11 20 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 17 (1.46%) Oracle Database
13 16 (1.38%) DB2
14 15 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
14 15 (1.29%) Relational Database
15 14 (1.21%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (1.12%) SAP BW
17 11 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 11 (0.95%) NoSQL
18 10 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 70 (6.03%) JIRA
2 67 (5.77%) NUnit
3 58 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (3.19%) Selenium
5 35 (3.01%) Git (software)
6 27 (2.33%) MSTest
7 26 (2.24%) LSMW
8 24 (2.07%) Visual Studio
9 18 (1.55%) Cucumber
9 18 (1.55%) Jenkins
10 17 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 14 (1.21%) Eclipse
12 12 (1.03%) Maven
12 12 (1.03%) SpecFlow
13 11 (0.95%) FitNesse
14 10 (0.86%) Ant
14 10 (0.86%) Gradle
14 10 (0.86%) Subversion
15 9 (0.78%) FxCop
15 9 (0.78%) Jasmine
General
1 152 (13.09%) Retail
2 122 (10.51%) Banking
3 121 (10.42%) Manufacturing
4 83 (7.15%) Legal
5 70 (6.03%) Marketing
6 69 (5.94%) Publishing
7 52 (4.48%) Telecoms
8 30 (2.58%) Billing
9 28 (2.41%) Electronics
10 17 (1.46%) Games
11 16 (1.38%) General Ledger
12 13 (1.12%) Financial Institution
13 7 (0.60%) Law
14 6 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.43%) Automotive
15 5 (0.43%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.43%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.34%) Advertising
16 4 (0.34%) Back Office
17 3 (0.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 294 (25.32%) Developer
2 169 (14.56%) Analyst
3 159 (13.70%) .NET Developer
4 136 (11.71%) C# Developer
5 125 (10.77%) Consultant
6 106 (9.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 103 (8.87%) Project Manager
8 83 (7.15%) Architect
9 82 (7.06%) SQL Developer
10 79 (6.80%) Software Developer
11 73 (6.29%) C# Software Developer
12 65 (5.60%) SAP Consultant
13 61 (5.25%) Senior Developer
14 60 (5.17%) .NET Software Developer
15 54 (4.65%) Lead Developer
16 49 (4.22%) Business Analyst
17 45 (3.88%) Applications Support
18 44 (3.79%) Lead C# Developer
19 38 (3.27%) Lead .NET Developer
19 38 (3.27%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (24.38%) .NET
2 172 (14.81%) CSS
3 152 (13.09%) HTML
4 139 (11.97%) ASP.NET
5 103 (8.87%) WCF
6 98 (8.44%) Web Services
7 82 (7.06%) jQuery
8 79 (6.80%) WPF
9 77 (6.63%) XML
10 69 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 65 (5.60%) SOAP
12 62 (5.34%) RESTful
13 59 (5.08%) AngularJS
14 36 (3.10%) EDI
15 35 (3.01%) LINQ
16 34 (2.93%) .NET Framework
17 33 (2.84%) REST
17 33 (2.84%) XSLT
18 27 (2.33%) Silverlight
19 26 (2.24%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 83 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (3.36%) User Experience
2 39 (3.36%) Xbox
3 27 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 26 (2.24%) iPad
4 26 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 22 (1.89%) PMI
6 18 (1.55%) Economics
6 18 (1.55%) Replication
7 17 (1.46%) Data Centre
7 17 (1.46%) FMCG
8 16 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.21%) Clustering
10 12 (1.03%) Mainframe
11 11 (0.95%) Mathematics
11 11 (0.95%) Statistics
11 11 (0.95%) Visualisation
12 10 (0.86%) Driving Licence
12 10 (0.86%) Social Media
12 10 (0.86%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 103 (8.87%) Windows
2 56 (4.82%) Linux
3 31 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 28 (2.41%) Unix
5 26 (2.24%) Android
5 26 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (1.98%) Windows Server
7 21 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (1.46%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.60%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.17%) CentOS
11 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.17%) Solaris
11 2 (0.17%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.086%) AIX
12 1 (0.086%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (29.89%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (12.32%) MVC
3 139 (11.97%) Scrum
4 134 (11.54%) Project Management
5 123 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 111 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
7 107 (9.22%) Software Engineering
8 89 (7.67%) SDLC
9 87 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 87 (7.49%) TDD
10 74 (6.37%) ITIL
11 70 (6.03%) Change Management
12 69 (5.94%) Waterfall
13 66 (5.68%) OO
13 66 (5.68%) Risk Management
14 64 (5.51%) Service Delivery
15 61 (5.25%) E-Commerce
16 59 (5.08%) Migration
17 58 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
18 57 (4.91%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 354 (30.49%) SQL
2 272 (23.43%) C#
3 196 (16.88%) JavaScript
4 138 (11.89%) T-SQL
5 136 (11.71%) Java
6 44 (3.79%) ABAP
7 43 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 36 (3.10%) C++
9 30 (2.58%) VB.NET
10 22 (1.89%) C
11 20 (1.72%) PowerShell
11 20 (1.72%) Python
12 10 (0.86%) Apple Swift
12 10 (0.86%) COBOL
12 10 (0.86%) JCL
12 10 (0.86%) Objective-C
12 10 (0.86%) PHP
12 10 (0.86%) VBA
13 9 (0.78%) Ruby
14 8 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 111 (9.56%) Degree
2 37 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (2.93%) CISSP
3 34 (2.93%) PMI Certification
4 29 (2.50%) ISEB
5 25 (2.15%) CISM
6 20 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (1.29%) CCNP
8 14 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (1.21%) PMP
9 13 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 10 (0.86%) CIMA
10 10 (0.86%) MCSE
11 9 (0.78%) CCIE
11 9 (0.78%) CISA
11 9 (0.78%) ISACA
12 8 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 6 (0.52%) CEH
13 6 (0.52%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.70%) QA
2 19 (1.64%) SLA
3 17 (1.46%) Data Quality
4 15 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.95%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.86%) SEPA
7 6 (0.52%) COBIT
7 6 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.17%) IAS 39
8 2 (0.17%) SDET
9 1 (0.086%) GPG13
9 1 (0.086%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.086%) MiFID
System Software
1 28 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.43%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.26%) XenApp
6 1 (0.086%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (0.95%) Puppet
2 8 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.43%) SCCM
4 4 (0.34%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.34%) LiteSpeed
4 4 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (0.26%) Ansible
5 3 (0.26%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.17%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.086%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.086%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 180 (15.50%) Microsoft
2 157 (13.52%) SAP
3 97 (8.35%) Oracle
4 33 (2.84%) Google
5 30 (2.58%) Cisco
6 28 (2.41%) IBM
7 26 (2.24%) VMware
8 24 (2.07%) Citrix
9 16 (1.38%) CheckPoint
10 14 (1.21%) Cognizant
10 14 (1.21%) Sage
11 13 (1.12%) Informatica
12 11 (0.95%) RedGate
13 10 (0.86%) Remedy
14 9 (0.78%) Cognos
15 8 (0.69%) F5
15 8 (0.69%) Fortinet
15 8 (0.69%) Splunk
15 8 (0.69%) Tableau
16 7 (0.60%) FNZ
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £72,000 - £120,000 base + Car + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £33000.00 per annum + Bonus & Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, much more
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + 6.5k Car Cash Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + training programme
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + bonus & excellent benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55 - £60 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago