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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 642 862 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.50% 21.43% 20.32%
As % of the General category 54.45% 54.35% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 483 752 669
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1179 1586 1370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.80% 39.43% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 936 1317 1127
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Manchester

Finance
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -4 36 £42,000 +20.00% 18
Cheadle -7 15 £46,000 +3.37% 2
Bolton +25 14 £33,500 +21.81% 2
Altrincham +3 14 £41,500 -2.35% 8
Wigan +15 2 £32,500 +18.18%
Oldham -2 2 £28,000 -44.00%
Salford -11 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Rochdale -5 1 £32,500 -53.57%
Bury - 1 £32,500 - 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 360 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (23.01%) SQL
3 254 (18.04%) Degree
4 219 (15.55%) Windows
5 218 (15.48%) SQL Server
6 215 (15.27%) Project Management
7 189 (13.42%) ITIL
8 185 (13.14%) Microsoft
9 171 (12.14%) JavaScript
10 161 (11.43%) .NET
11 149 (10.58%) C#
12 147 (10.44%) PRINCE2
13 144 (10.23%) Banking
14 142 (10.09%) Java
15 139 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
16 138 (9.80%) Legal
17 137 (9.73%) Web Services
18 129 (9.16%) HTML
19 126 (8.95%) Retail
20 123 (8.74%) XML
21 122 (8.66%) Service Management
22 115 (8.17%) MS Excel
23 112 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
23 112 (7.95%) Service Delivery
24 110 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
24 110 (7.81%) Scrum
25 108 (7.67%) CSS
26 100 (7.10%) OO
26 100 (7.10%) jQuery
27 98 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 36 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 36 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 30 (2.13%) CMS
3 26 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 23 (1.63%) SharePoint
5 22 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 19 (1.35%) SAS
7 16 (1.14%) Apache
7 16 (1.14%) OpenStack
8 15 (1.07%) IIS
8 15 (1.07%) WordPress
9 14 (0.99%) ColdFusion
10 12 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 11 (0.78%) Confluence
11 11 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (0.78%) Node.js
12 8 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 115 (8.17%) MS Excel
2 82 (5.82%) MS Office
3 38 (2.70%) MS Project
4 30 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (1.49%) SAP CO
1 21 (1.49%) SAP FI
1 21 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 16 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
6 10 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
6 10 (0.71%) Oracle FAH
6 10 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.57%) SAP HCM
8 7 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
8 7 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 7 (0.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 7 (0.50%) SAP SD
9 6 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.43%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.28%) Office 365
4 4 (0.28%) SaaS
5 3 (0.21%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.14%) AdWords
6 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.071%) Force.com
7 1 (0.071%) GitHub
7 1 (0.071%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.27%) WAN
2 31 (2.20%) LAN
3 24 (1.70%) Firewall
3 24 (1.70%) TCP/IP
4 21 (1.49%) DNS
5 18 (1.28%) Internet
6 17 (1.21%) VPN
7 12 (0.85%) SAN
8 11 (0.78%) VoIP
9 10 (0.71%) Intranet
9 10 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (0.57%) HTTP
10 8 (0.57%) HTTPS
10 8 (0.57%) MPLS
10 8 (0.57%) NAS
10 8 (0.57%) Wireless
11 7 (0.50%) DHCP
12 6 (0.43%) Broadband
12 6 (0.43%) Remote Desktop
13 5 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 98 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 84 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 54 (3.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 48 (3.41%) MySQL
7 37 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (2.49%) OLAP
9 31 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 28 (1.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 26 (1.85%) OLTP
11 26 (1.85%) Oracle Database
12 21 (1.49%) Big Data
13 19 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (1.21%) SAP HANA
15 16 (1.14%) Relational Database
15 16 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
16 14 (0.99%) MongoDB
17 13 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
17 13 (0.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 77 (5.47%) Git (software)
2 55 (3.91%) JIRA
2 55 (3.91%) NUnit
3 37 (2.63%) Subversion
4 33 (2.34%) Eclipse
5 32 (2.27%) Selenium
6 26 (1.85%) MSTest
7 25 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.56%) NetBeans
8 22 (1.56%) Visual Studio
9 20 (1.42%) HP UFT
10 17 (1.21%) Cucumber
10 17 (1.21%) Maven
11 12 (0.85%) FitNesse
12 11 (0.78%) JUnit
13 9 (0.64%) Ant
13 9 (0.64%) Bugzilla
14 8 (0.57%) Jenkins
14 8 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 144 (10.23%) Banking
2 138 (9.80%) Legal
3 126 (8.95%) Retail
4 97 (6.89%) Law
5 76 (5.40%) Marketing
6 34 (2.41%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 31 (2.20%) German Language
9 29 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 27 (1.92%) Back Office
11 20 (1.42%) Financial Institution
12 19 (1.35%) Billing
13 17 (1.21%) Games
14 15 (1.07%) Publishing
15 14 (0.99%) General Ledger
16 12 (0.85%) Retail Banking
17 11 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
18 8 (0.57%) Front Office
19 6 (0.43%) Local Government
20 5 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 280 (19.89%) Developer
2 277 (19.67%) Analyst
3 168 (11.93%) Project Manager
4 121 (8.59%) Consultant
5 85 (6.04%) Business Analyst
6 64 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 63 (4.47%) Senior Analyst
8 58 (4.12%) SQL Developer
9 53 (3.76%) IT Manager
10 50 (3.55%) Service Analyst
11 48 (3.41%) .NET Developer
12 47 (3.34%) Java Developer
13 46 (3.27%) DBA
14 44 (3.13%) Senior Developer
15 43 (3.05%) SQL DBA
16 39 (2.77%) Senior Manager
16 39 (2.77%) Service Manager
17 38 (2.70%) Software Engineer
18 35 (2.49%) Web Developer
19 34 (2.41%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (11.43%) .NET
2 137 (9.73%) Web Services
3 129 (9.16%) HTML
4 123 (8.74%) XML
5 108 (7.67%) CSS
6 100 (7.10%) jQuery
7 88 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 65 (4.62%) RESTful
9 62 (4.40%) WCF
10 59 (4.19%) SOAP
11 57 (4.05%) Spring
12 47 (3.34%) AngularJS
13 42 (2.98%) LINQ
13 42 (2.98%) WPF
14 41 (2.91%) HTML5
15 34 (2.41%) JMS
16 33 (2.34%) XSLT
17 31 (2.20%) Java EE
18 30 (2.13%) J2EE
19 26 (1.85%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 139 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 48 (3.41%) Blackberry
4 39 (2.77%) Computer Science
5 37 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 36 (2.56%) User Experience
7 26 (1.85%) Fintech
8 21 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 18 (1.28%) Mathematics
10 17 (1.21%) Clustering
11 16 (1.14%) Statistics
12 14 (0.99%) Replication
13 13 (0.92%) Driving Licence
13 13 (0.92%) Mainframe
13 13 (0.92%) PMI
14 11 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
15 10 (0.71%) iPad
16 9 (0.64%) Algorithms
16 9 (0.64%) Mobile App
16 9 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 219 (15.55%) Windows
2 69 (4.90%) Linux
3 54 (3.84%) Windows 7
4 52 (3.69%) Windows Server
5 44 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (1.92%) Unix
8 25 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 11 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.71%) AIX
12 8 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.50%) Android
14 5 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.28%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.28%) Solaris
15 4 (0.28%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.21%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (15.27%) Project Management
3 189 (13.42%) ITIL
4 147 (10.44%) PRINCE2
5 122 (8.66%) Service Management
6 112 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
6 112 (7.95%) Service Delivery
7 110 (7.81%) Scrum
7 110 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 100 (7.10%) OO
9 93 (6.61%) Change Management
10 89 (6.32%) Business Analysis
11 88 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 77 (5.47%) E-Commerce
13 71 (5.04%) SDLC
14 67 (4.76%) Analytics
15 66 (4.69%) UML
16 63 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
17 62 (4.40%) MVC
18 56 (3.98%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 324 (23.01%) SQL
2 171 (12.14%) JavaScript
3 149 (10.58%) C#
4 142 (10.09%) Java
5 90 (6.39%) T-SQL
6 49 (3.48%) PHP
7 47 (3.34%) PL/SQL
8 46 (3.27%) C++
9 34 (2.41%) VBA
10 29 (2.06%) VB.NET
11 18 (1.28%) Python
12 16 (1.14%) Ruby
13 14 (0.99%) Objective-C
13 14 (0.99%) PowerShell
14 13 (0.92%) VB
15 11 (0.78%) VBScript
16 10 (0.71%) C
16 10 (0.71%) Perl
17 8 (0.57%) ABAP
17 8 (0.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 254 (18.04%) Degree
2 48 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
3 43 (3.05%) ISEB
4 40 (2.84%) Security Cleared
5 38 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 22 (1.56%) CISSP
8 20 (1.42%) CISM
8 20 (1.42%) ISTQB
8 20 (1.42%) PMI Certification
9 16 (1.14%) MCSE
10 14 (0.99%) MCITP
10 14 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 14 (0.99%) SC Cleared
11 12 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (0.85%) MCP
12 11 (0.78%) CISA
13 9 (0.64%) CCNA
13 9 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (4.19%) QA
2 49 (3.48%) SLA
3 20 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.21%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.43%) COBIT
7 3 (0.21%) COSO
7 3 (0.21%) SEPA
8 2 (0.14%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.071%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.071%) EMIR
9 1 (0.071%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.071%) MiFID
9 1 (0.071%) P3O
9 1 (0.071%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.071%) RMADS
9 1 (0.071%) Solvency II
System Software
1 73 (5.18%) Active Directory
2 32 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.56%) Terminal Server
4 6 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.36%) XenApp
6 4 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.28%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.21%) Docker
7 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.14%) Time Sharing Option
9 1 (0.071%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.071%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.071%) SRDF
9 1 (0.071%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (1.99%) Puppet
2 25 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
3 18 (1.28%) SCCM
4 16 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.57%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (0.50%) SCOM
7 6 (0.43%) HP UCMDB
7 6 (0.43%) Nagios
8 5 (0.36%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.36%) ThinApp
9 4 (0.28%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.21%) DameWare
10 3 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.21%) SELinux
10 3 (0.21%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (0.14%) logstash
12 1 (0.071%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.071%) LiteSpeed
12 1 (0.071%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.071%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 185 (13.14%) Microsoft
2 97 (6.89%) Oracle
3 94 (6.68%) SAP
4 63 (4.47%) IBM
5 57 (4.05%) Citrix
6 55 (3.91%) VMware
7 35 (2.49%) HP
8 34 (2.41%) Cisco
9 22 (1.56%) AppSense
10 20 (1.42%) Adobe
11 13 (0.92%) EMC
12 12 (0.85%) Dell
12 12 (0.85%) RightFax
12 12 (0.85%) Symantec
13 11 (0.78%) Google
13 11 (0.78%) Twitter
14 10 (0.71%) IronPort
15 9 (0.64%) Sage
15 9 (0.64%) Zend
16 8 (0.57%) TIBCO
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bright HR
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + generous benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + Excellent Benefits (listed)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Flexible (depending on experience) + car allowance + target bonus + pe
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Diocese
Salary: £33k - 36.9k per year + Pension Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Flexi-time, pension, 25 days hol.
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £36900.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £140,000 - £170, 000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago