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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 703 629 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.29% 17.38% 18.17%
As % of the General category 52.50% 46.80% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 574 513 572
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £27,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,700 £62,500
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
1339 1344 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.65% 37.13% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1083 1044 1133
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,554
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +5 10 £33,250 +9.91% 9
Bolton +14 9 £37,750 +30.17% 4
Cheadle +2 8 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Altrincham -6 6 £37,000 +23.33% 5
Salford -1 2 £61,250 +75.00% 6
Sale 0 1 - -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 319 (23.58%) SQL
2 318 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
3 187 (13.82%) Degree
4 179 (13.23%) SQL Server
5 174 (12.86%) Project Management
6 171 (12.64%) Banking
7 170 (12.56%) ITIL
8 164 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 149 (11.01%) Windows
10 145 (10.72%) .NET
11 144 (10.64%) JavaScript
12 142 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
13 139 (10.27%) Retail
14 136 (10.05%) MS Excel
14 136 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
15 128 (9.46%) HTML
15 128 (9.46%) T-SQL
16 127 (9.39%) C#
17 116 (8.57%) PRINCE2
17 116 (8.57%) Legal
18 107 (7.91%) SAP
19 106 (7.83%) CSS
19 106 (7.83%) Service Delivery
20 104 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
20 104 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 102 (7.54%) Business Analysis
22 99 (7.32%) Scrum
23 98 (7.24%) XML
23 98 (7.24%) Java
24 91 (6.73%) jQuery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 46 (3.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 30 (2.22%) WebSphere
3 22 (1.63%) SharePoint
4 20 (1.48%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.26%) Apache
5 17 (1.26%) CMS
6 16 (1.18%) Node.js
6 16 (1.18%) OpenStack
6 16 (1.18%) SAS
6 16 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (0.89%) WordPress
8 10 (0.74%) IIS
9 9 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.52%) ColdFusion
10 7 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.52%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 136 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 83 (6.13%) MS Office
3 32 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (2.22%) MS Project
5 15 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.81%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
9 2 (0.15%) InDesign
10 1 (0.074%) CATIA
10 1 (0.074%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (2.07%) SAP ERP
2 21 (1.55%) SAP CO
2 21 (1.55%) SAP FI
2 21 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 16 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
5 11 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
6 9 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
6 9 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (0.59%) Oracle General Ledger
8 7 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.52%) Oracle 11i
8 7 (0.52%) SAP GRC
9 6 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
9 6 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (0.44%) SAP HCM
10 5 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.37%) SaaS
4 4 (0.30%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.30%) IaaS
5 3 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.15%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.074%) AdWords
7 1 (0.074%) Office 365
7 1 (0.074%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.63%) LAN
1 22 (1.63%) VPN
2 21 (1.55%) Firewall
2 21 (1.55%) TCP/IP
2 21 (1.55%) WAN
3 14 (1.03%) SAN
4 12 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (0.81%) VoIP
6 10 (0.74%) DNS
7 9 (0.67%) Internet
8 8 (0.59%) Ethernet
8 8 (0.59%) Network Security
9 7 (0.52%) DHCP
9 7 (0.52%) VLAN
10 6 (0.44%) BGP
10 6 (0.44%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.44%) Intranet
10 6 (0.44%) OSPF
10 6 (0.44%) Wireless
11 5 (0.37%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (13.23%) SQL Server
2 104 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 87 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 56 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 48 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (3.03%) QlikView
8 40 (2.96%) MySQL
9 32 (2.37%) SAP BW
10 31 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 29 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
12 28 (2.07%) Oracle Database
13 26 (1.92%) Qlik Sense
14 25 (1.85%) Big Data
15 24 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 22 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
17 18 (1.33%) OLAP
18 16 (1.18%) Data Mining
19 15 (1.11%) MongoDB
19 15 (1.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 48 (3.55%) Git (software)
2 44 (3.25%) JIRA
3 40 (2.96%) NUnit
4 32 (2.37%) Selenium
5 27 (2.00%) MSTest
6 23 (1.70%) Subversion
7 19 (1.40%) Eclipse
8 17 (1.26%) NetBeans
9 14 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 12 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (0.81%) HP UFT
11 11 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (0.81%) Visual Studio
12 9 (0.67%) Jasmine
12 9 (0.67%) WebDriver
13 8 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.59%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.44%) FitNesse
14 6 (0.44%) LSMW
14 6 (0.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 171 (12.64%) Banking
2 139 (10.27%) Retail
3 116 (8.57%) Legal
4 84 (6.21%) Marketing
5 62 (4.58%) Manufacturing
6 61 (4.51%) Law
7 42 (3.10%) Telecoms
8 40 (2.96%) Financial Institution
9 21 (1.55%) Publishing
10 18 (1.33%) Electronics
11 14 (1.03%) Back Office
11 14 (1.03%) Billing
12 13 (0.96%) German Language
12 13 (0.96%) Local Government
13 11 (0.81%) General Ledger
14 10 (0.74%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.67%) Games
16 8 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
18 5 (0.37%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 324 (23.95%) Analyst
2 255 (18.85%) Developer
3 115 (8.50%) Project Manager
4 106 (7.83%) Business Analyst
5 89 (6.58%) Consultant
6 56 (4.14%) C# Developer
7 52 (3.84%) DBA
7 52 (3.84%) SQL DBA
8 50 (3.70%) Architect
8 50 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
8 50 (3.70%) Service Analyst
9 47 (3.47%) IT Manager
10 46 (3.40%) SQL Developer
11 40 (2.96%) Senior Developer
12 35 (2.59%) .NET Developer
12 35 (2.59%) Software Engineer
13 33 (2.44%) PHP Developer
13 33 (2.44%) Senior Manager
13 33 (2.44%) Service Desk Analyst
13 33 (2.44%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (10.72%) .NET
2 128 (9.46%) HTML
3 106 (7.83%) CSS
4 98 (7.24%) XML
5 91 (6.73%) jQuery
6 86 (6.36%) ASP.NET
7 82 (6.06%) Web Services
8 56 (4.14%) WCF
9 52 (3.84%) RESTful
10 50 (3.70%) SOAP
11 47 (3.47%) LINQ
12 44 (3.25%) WPF
13 39 (2.88%) HTML5
14 36 (2.66%) AngularJS
15 30 (2.22%) XSLT
16 26 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (1.92%) Silverlight
16 26 (1.92%) WF
17 24 (1.77%) CSS3
18 23 (1.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 136 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (3.62%) Blackberry
3 45 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 38 (2.81%) Replication
5 32 (2.37%) Computer Science
6 31 (2.29%) User Experience
7 30 (2.22%) FMCG
7 30 (2.22%) Visualisation
8 29 (2.14%) iPad
9 28 (2.07%) Clustering
10 21 (1.55%) Mathematics
11 19 (1.40%) Data Centre
12 17 (1.26%) Client/Server
12 17 (1.26%) Mainframe
13 16 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (1.11%) Statistics
15 12 (0.89%) Data Structures
16 11 (0.81%) Data Extraction
16 11 (0.81%) Mobile App
17 10 (0.74%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 149 (11.01%) Windows
2 56 (4.14%) Windows 7
3 45 (3.33%) Linux
4 40 (2.96%) Windows Server
5 36 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.11%) Unix
9 13 (0.96%) Windows XP
10 11 (0.81%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.44%) AIX
12 5 (0.37%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.37%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.30%) VMS
14 3 (0.22%) Android
14 3 (0.22%) Solaris
14 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.15%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.074%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (23.50%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (12.86%) Project Management
3 170 (12.56%) ITIL
4 142 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
5 116 (8.57%) PRINCE2
6 106 (7.83%) Service Delivery
7 104 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 102 (7.54%) Business Analysis
9 99 (7.32%) Scrum
10 89 (6.58%) OO
11 85 (6.28%) Service Management
12 76 (5.62%) Change Management
13 73 (5.40%) E-Commerce
14 66 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 66 (4.88%) UML
15 62 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
16 60 (4.43%) ERP
17 59 (4.36%) Mentoring
18 57 (4.21%) Data Analysis
19 55 (4.07%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 319 (23.58%) SQL
2 144 (10.64%) JavaScript
3 128 (9.46%) T-SQL
4 127 (9.39%) C#
5 98 (7.24%) Java
6 58 (4.29%) VBA
7 46 (3.40%) PHP
8 44 (3.25%) PL/SQL
9 34 (2.51%) C++
10 24 (1.77%) PowerShell
10 24 (1.77%) VB.NET
11 18 (1.33%) ANSI SQL
12 15 (1.11%) VBScript
13 10 (0.74%) TypeScript
14 9 (0.67%) ABAP
14 9 (0.67%) PHP 5
14 9 (0.67%) Python
15 8 (0.59%) C
16 6 (0.44%) COBOL
16 6 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 187 (13.82%) Degree
2 43 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 39 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (2.66%) Security Cleared
5 32 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
6 30 (2.22%) ISEB
7 24 (1.77%) CISSP
8 18 (1.33%) CISM
9 17 (1.26%) ISTQB
9 17 (1.26%) MCP
10 16 (1.18%) MCSA
11 13 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (0.74%) CCNP
12 10 (0.74%) MCSE
12 10 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (0.67%) CIMA
13 9 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (0.67%) MCT
13 9 (0.67%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (4.51%) SLA
2 60 (4.43%) QA
3 18 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.74%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.59%) COBIT
7 3 (0.22%) COSO
8 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.15%) SEPA
9 1 (0.074%) Basel III
9 1 (0.074%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.074%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.074%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.074%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.074%) P3O
9 1 (0.074%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.074%) RMADS
System Software
1 50 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.33%) Terminal Server
2 18 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.59%) XenApp
4 4 (0.30%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.30%) Terminal Services
5 3 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.22%) SRDF
6 2 (0.15%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.15%) XenServer
7 1 (0.074%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.074%) Docker
7 1 (0.074%) HDFS
7 1 (0.074%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (1.26%) Puppet
1 17 (1.26%) SCCM
2 8 (0.59%) LiteSpeed
3 7 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.52%) SCOM
4 5 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.37%) RSA Archer
5 4 (0.30%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 4 (0.30%) SELinux
6 3 (0.22%) DameWare
6 3 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (0.22%) WMI
7 2 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.15%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.074%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.074%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.074%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.074%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 164 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 107 (7.91%) SAP
3 78 (5.76%) Oracle
4 46 (3.40%) Citrix
5 37 (2.73%) VMware
6 35 (2.59%) IBM
7 34 (2.51%) Cisco
8 29 (2.14%) Tableau
9 15 (1.11%) EMC
10 14 (1.03%) AppSense
10 14 (1.03%) RedGate
11 13 (0.96%) iManage
12 12 (0.89%) HP
13 11 (0.81%) Adobe
14 10 (0.74%) Dell
14 10 (0.74%) Google
14 10 (0.74%) Zend
15 9 (0.67%) Interwoven
16 8 (0.59%) Remedy
16 8 (0.59%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SystemsAccountants
Salary: Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£95,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£65,000 (Plus Quality Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £21,605 - £24,298 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £100,000 - £150,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago