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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 704 671 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.53% 18.76% 20.09%
As % of the General category 50.32% 49.74% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 530 544 640
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 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
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
1399 1349 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.82% 37.71% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1040 1212
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Stockport +11 34 £35,000 +2.94% 14
Bolton +11 19 £35,250 -6.00% 4
Altrincham +4 10 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Oldham -6 5 £45,000 - 1
Cheadle +6 4 £23,000 -23.33% 2
Sale -4 3 £18,500 -28.50%
Salford -4 2 £38,750 +3.33%
Bury - 2 £40,000 - 1
Wigan -1 1 £47,500 +97.91%
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 344 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (24.38%) SQL
3 238 (16.92%) .NET
4 236 (16.77%) SQL Server
5 207 (14.71%) C#
5 207 (14.71%) Microsoft
6 196 (13.93%) Project Management
7 194 (13.79%) Retail
8 178 (12.65%) Degree
9 173 (12.30%) Banking
10 167 (11.87%) JavaScript
11 166 (11.80%) SAP
12 157 (11.16%) T-SQL
13 151 (10.73%) MS Excel
14 150 (10.66%) ASP.NET
15 149 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
16 143 (10.16%) HTML
17 138 (9.81%) CSS
18 133 (9.45%) Java
19 129 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
20 128 (9.10%) Windows
21 127 (9.03%) Scrum
22 126 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
23 123 (8.74%) ITIL
24 118 (8.39%) Manufacturing
25 117 (8.32%) MVC
25 117 (8.32%) Legal
26 100 (7.11%) Oracle
27 96 (6.82%) jQuery
28 92 (6.54%) Service Delivery

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 40 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 37 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 27 (1.92%) CMS
4 23 (1.63%) SharePoint
5 19 (1.35%) SAS
6 14 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 12 (0.85%) MS Exchange
8 11 (0.78%) Apache
9 10 (0.71%) NServiceBus
9 10 (0.71%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (0.43%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.43%) WebSphere Portal
11 5 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.36%) WordPress
12 4 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.28%) Commerce Server
12 4 (0.28%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 151 (10.73%) MS Excel
2 80 (5.69%) MS Office
3 38 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (2.49%) MS Project
5 19 (1.35%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.14%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.14%) InDesign
9 1 (0.071%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.071%) CATIA
9 1 (0.071%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (2.77%) SAP ERP
2 26 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 25 (1.78%) SAP CO
3 25 (1.78%) SAP FI
3 25 (1.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 15 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
6 13 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
7 12 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
7 12 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
8 11 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
8 11 (0.78%) SAP SD
9 10 (0.71%) HFM
9 10 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
9 10 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
10 9 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
11 8 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (0.57%) SAP PM
11 8 (0.57%) SAP PP
11 8 (0.57%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.43%) SaaS
5 4 (0.28%) IaaS
6 3 (0.21%) AdWords
7 2 (0.14%) PaaS
7 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.071%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.78%) VPN
2 21 (1.49%) Firewall
3 19 (1.35%) SAN
4 14 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.85%) Internet
6 12 (0.85%) Network Security
6 12 (0.85%) VoIP
7 11 (0.78%) LAN
7 11 (0.78%) WAN
8 9 (0.64%) DNS
9 8 (0.57%) MPLS
10 7 (0.50%) BGP
10 7 (0.50%) OSPF
10 7 (0.50%) Wireless
11 6 (0.43%) VLAN
11 6 (0.43%) WebEx
12 5 (0.36%) Broadband
12 5 (0.36%) IPsec
12 5 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 89 (6.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 43 (3.06%) SAP BW
7 42 (2.99%) QlikView
8 40 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 38 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (1.99%) MongoDB
11 27 (1.92%) MySQL
12 25 (1.78%) Qlik Sense
12 25 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (1.71%) Big Data
14 23 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
15 22 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 22 (1.56%) Relational Database
16 18 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
17 17 (1.21%) DB2
17 17 (1.21%) DTS
Development Applications
1 52 (3.70%) JIRA
2 40 (2.84%) Selenium
3 35 (2.49%) NUnit
3 35 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (1.92%) MSTest
5 24 (1.71%) LSMW
5 24 (1.71%) Visual Studio
6 22 (1.56%) Git (software)
7 18 (1.28%) SpecFlow
8 15 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 13 (0.92%) Jenkins
10 13 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
11 12 (0.85%) Subversion
12 11 (0.78%) Ant
12 11 (0.78%) WebDriver
13 10 (0.71%) FxCop
13 10 (0.71%) StyleCop
14 9 (0.64%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 194 (13.79%) Retail
2 173 (12.30%) Banking
3 118 (8.39%) Manufacturing
4 117 (8.32%) Legal
5 71 (5.05%) Marketing
6 65 (4.62%) Publishing
7 62 (4.41%) Telecoms
8 45 (3.20%) Financial Institution
9 42 (2.99%) Law
10 28 (1.99%) Electronics
11 23 (1.63%) Billing
12 21 (1.49%) General Ledger
13 12 (0.85%) Games
14 10 (0.71%) Back Office
14 10 (0.71%) Local Government
15 7 (0.50%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
16 6 (0.43%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.28%) Front Office
17 4 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 315 (22.39%) Analyst
2 276 (19.62%) Developer
3 128 (9.10%) Consultant
4 108 (7.68%) Project Manager
5 103 (7.32%) .NET Developer
6 97 (6.89%) Business Analyst
7 96 (6.82%) Architect
8 84 (5.97%) C# Developer
9 58 (4.12%) SAP Consultant
10 55 (3.91%) Senior Manager
11 53 (3.77%) IT Manager
12 49 (3.48%) C# .NET Developer
12 49 (3.48%) Senior Developer
13 48 (3.41%) DBA
13 48 (3.41%) SQL DBA
14 46 (3.27%) Applications Support
15 45 (3.20%) SQL Developer
16 40 (2.84%) SAP Analyst
17 39 (2.77%) Software Developer
17 39 (2.77%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (16.92%) .NET
2 150 (10.66%) ASP.NET
3 143 (10.16%) HTML
4 138 (9.81%) CSS
5 96 (6.82%) jQuery
6 78 (5.54%) XML
7 69 (4.90%) WCF
8 68 (4.83%) Web Services
9 67 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 61 (4.34%) AngularJS
11 57 (4.05%) SOAP
12 54 (3.84%) RESTful
13 49 (3.48%) WPF
14 43 (3.06%) LINQ
15 39 (2.77%) EDI
16 38 (2.70%) .NET Framework
17 34 (2.42%) HTML5
18 29 (2.06%) XSLT
19 28 (1.99%) CSS3
20 26 (1.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 129 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (3.27%) Replication
3 43 (3.06%) iPad
4 42 (2.99%) User Experience
5 41 (2.91%) Blackberry
5 41 (2.91%) FMCG
6 34 (2.42%) Clustering
7 32 (2.27%) Visualisation
8 28 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 23 (1.63%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.35%) Data Centre
10 19 (1.35%) Mathematics
11 17 (1.21%) Computer Science
11 17 (1.21%) PMI
12 15 (1.07%) Statistics
13 12 (0.85%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.78%) Xbox
15 10 (0.71%) Mainframe
16 9 (0.64%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 128 (9.10%) Windows
2 52 (3.70%) Linux
3 44 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 28 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (1.49%) Unix
6 20 (1.42%) Windows Server
6 20 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (0.43%) Android
9 6 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.36%) CentOS
11 4 (0.28%) AIX
11 4 (0.28%) VMS
11 4 (0.28%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.28%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.14%) Solaris
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (13.93%) Project Management
3 149 (10.59%) Business Intelligence
4 127 (9.03%) Scrum
5 126 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 123 (8.74%) ITIL
7 117 (8.32%) MVC
8 92 (6.54%) Service Delivery
9 91 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 90 (6.40%) TDD
11 89 (6.33%) ERP
12 88 (6.25%) Business Analysis
13 86 (6.11%) OO
13 86 (6.11%) PRINCE2
14 80 (5.69%) Change Management
15 76 (5.40%) Continuous Integration
16 75 (5.33%) Risk Management
16 75 (5.33%) Software Engineering
17 63 (4.48%) E-Commerce
18 60 (4.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 343 (24.38%) SQL
2 207 (14.71%) C#
3 167 (11.87%) JavaScript
4 157 (11.16%) T-SQL
5 133 (9.45%) Java
6 50 (3.55%) PL/SQL
7 39 (2.77%) ABAP
8 38 (2.70%) VBA
9 37 (2.63%) C++
10 35 (2.49%) PowerShell
11 23 (1.63%) PHP
12 22 (1.56%) VB.NET
12 22 (1.56%) VBScript
13 15 (1.07%) ANSI SQL
14 11 (0.78%) C
14 11 (0.78%) Python
15 5 (0.36%) COBOL
15 5 (0.36%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.36%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 178 (12.65%) Degree
2 53 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (2.06%) CISSP
4 27 (1.92%) PMI Certification
4 27 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 24 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
6 23 (1.63%) ISEB
7 21 (1.49%) MCSA
8 18 (1.28%) CISM
9 14 (1.00%) ACCA
9 14 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (1.00%) ISTQB
9 14 (1.00%) MCT
10 13 (0.92%) ISACA
10 13 (0.92%) MCP
10 13 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (0.85%) CCNP
11 12 (0.85%) CIMA
11 12 (0.85%) MCSE
12 11 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.70%) QA
1 52 (3.70%) SLA
2 17 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.71%) SEPA
5 8 (0.57%) COBIT
6 6 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.21%) Basel III
8 3 (0.21%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.071%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.071%) JTAG
System Software
1 38 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.21%) Terminal Server
3 10 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.28%) XenApp
5 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.14%) SRDF
5 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.14%) XenServer
6 1 (0.071%) HDFS
6 1 (0.071%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.071%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.071%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (1.07%) SCCM
2 14 (1.00%) Puppet
3 11 (0.78%) LiteSpeed
4 4 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.21%) Ansible
5 3 (0.21%) HAProxy
5 3 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.21%) SELinux
5 3 (0.21%) WMI
6 2 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.071%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.071%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.071%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.071%) SCOM
7 1 (0.071%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.071%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 207 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 166 (11.80%) SAP
3 100 (7.11%) Oracle
4 40 (2.84%) IBM
5 38 (2.70%) Citrix
6 29 (2.06%) Tableau
7 23 (1.63%) RedGate
8 21 (1.49%) Cisco
8 21 (1.49%) VMware
9 18 (1.28%) iManage
10 15 (1.07%) Remedy
11 14 (1.00%) Interwoven
12 12 (0.85%) Informatica
13 10 (0.71%) Cognizant
13 10 (0.71%) Hyperion
14 9 (0.64%) EMC
14 9 (0.64%) Google
14 9 (0.64%) Xamarin
15 8 (0.57%) CheckPoint
15 8 (0.57%) FNZ
Cheadle, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £27000 - £33800 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago