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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 6 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 646 587 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.52% 17.71% 20.02%
As % of the General category 49.85% 47.53% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 518 483 612
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
1296 1235 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.15% 37.25% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1076 976 1192
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.49% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +14 29 £35,000 +17.64% 19
Bolton +7 13 £35,500 -5.33% 1
Altrincham -3 9 £33,750 -15.62% 5
Cheadle +7 4 £26,000 -13.33%
Sale +1 3 £18,500 -26.00%
Oldham -5 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Bury - 2 £40,000 -
Salford -10 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 330 (24.65%) SQL
2 321 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
3 217 (16.21%) SQL Server
4 210 (15.68%) .NET
5 191 (14.26%) Microsoft
6 182 (13.59%) C#
7 181 (13.52%) Project Management
7 181 (13.52%) Retail
7 181 (13.52%) Degree
8 155 (11.58%) SAP
9 153 (11.43%) Banking
10 146 (10.90%) JavaScript
11 144 (10.75%) T-SQL
12 142 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
12 142 (10.60%) MS Excel
13 140 (10.46%) ASP.NET
14 135 (10.08%) Windows
14 135 (10.08%) HTML
15 131 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
16 127 (9.48%) ITIL
17 119 (8.89%) Java
18 117 (8.74%) CSS
18 117 (8.74%) Scrum
19 110 (8.22%) Legal
20 108 (8.07%) Manufacturing
20 108 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
21 98 (7.32%) MVC
22 97 (7.24%) jQuery
23 94 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 92 (6.87%) 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 44 (3.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 37 (2.76%) WebSphere
3 27 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 24 (1.79%) CMS
5 21 (1.57%) SAS
6 13 (0.97%) MS Exchange
6 13 (0.97%) OpenStack
7 12 (0.90%) Tomcat
8 11 (0.82%) Apache
9 8 (0.60%) NServiceBus
9 8 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.52%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.45%) WebSphere Portal
11 6 (0.45%) WordPress
12 4 (0.30%) IIS
12 4 (0.30%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 142 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 77 (5.75%) MS Office
3 35 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (2.24%) MS Project
5 19 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.60%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.15%) InDesign
9 1 (0.075%) CATIA
9 1 (0.075%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (2.91%) SAP ERP
2 25 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 22 (1.64%) SAP CO
3 22 (1.64%) SAP FI
3 22 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 13 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (0.82%) Oracle Assets
5 11 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
5 11 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (0.75%) HFM
6 10 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
6 10 (0.75%) SAP SD
7 9 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
7 9 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (0.52%) SAP GRC
9 6 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.45%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.45%) SaaS
4 5 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.30%) IaaS
6 2 (0.15%) AdWords
6 2 (0.15%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.075%) Office 365
7 1 (0.075%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.72%) VPN
2 20 (1.49%) Firewall
2 20 (1.49%) SAN
3 14 (1.05%) TCP/IP
4 12 (0.90%) Internet
4 12 (0.90%) LAN
5 11 (0.82%) VoIP
5 11 (0.82%) WAN
6 10 (0.75%) DNS
7 9 (0.67%) Network Security
8 8 (0.60%) MPLS
8 8 (0.60%) Wireless
9 7 (0.52%) BGP
9 7 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (0.52%) OSPF
10 6 (0.45%) VLAN
10 6 (0.45%) WebEx
11 5 (0.37%) Broadband
11 5 (0.37%) DHCP
11 5 (0.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (16.21%) SQL Server
2 94 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 77 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 63 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (3.36%) QlikView
7 44 (3.29%) SAP BW
8 41 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 38 (2.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (2.02%) MySQL
12 26 (1.94%) Qlik Sense
13 25 (1.87%) Relational Database
14 24 (1.79%) Big Data
15 23 (1.72%) MongoDB
16 22 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
17 21 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 20 (1.49%) Oracle Database
19 18 (1.34%) DTS
20 17 (1.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 45 (3.36%) JIRA
2 39 (2.91%) Selenium
3 34 (2.54%) NUnit
4 26 (1.94%) MSTest
5 25 (1.87%) Git (software)
6 22 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (1.64%) Visual Studio
7 20 (1.49%) LSMW
8 17 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 16 (1.19%) SpecFlow
10 13 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
10 13 (0.97%) Subversion
11 12 (0.90%) WebDriver
12 9 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.60%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.60%) FxCop
13 8 (0.60%) Jasmine
13 8 (0.60%) StyleCop
14 7 (0.52%) Ant
14 7 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 181 (13.52%) Retail
2 153 (11.43%) Banking
3 110 (8.22%) Legal
4 108 (8.07%) Manufacturing
5 73 (5.45%) Marketing
6 56 (4.18%) Telecoms
7 53 (3.96%) Publishing
8 47 (3.51%) Law
9 44 (3.29%) Financial Institution
10 27 (2.02%) Electronics
11 24 (1.79%) Billing
12 16 (1.19%) General Ledger
13 12 (0.90%) Games
13 12 (0.90%) Local Government
14 10 (0.75%) Back Office
15 7 (0.52%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
16 6 (0.45%) German Language
17 4 (0.30%) Front Office
17 4 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 317 (23.67%) Analyst
2 267 (19.94%) Developer
3 123 (9.19%) Consultant
4 114 (8.51%) Business Analyst
5 102 (7.62%) Project Manager
6 78 (5.83%) .NET Developer
7 75 (5.60%) Architect
8 69 (5.15%) C# Developer
9 53 (3.96%) SAP Consultant
10 50 (3.73%) DBA
10 50 (3.73%) SQL DBA
11 48 (3.58%) IT Manager
12 46 (3.44%) Senior Developer
12 46 (3.44%) Senior Manager
13 42 (3.14%) Applications Support
14 41 (3.06%) SAP Analyst
15 39 (2.91%) Service Analyst
15 39 (2.91%) Software Engineer
16 36 (2.69%) Senior Analyst
17 34 (2.54%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (15.68%) .NET
2 140 (10.46%) ASP.NET
3 135 (10.08%) HTML
4 117 (8.74%) CSS
5 97 (7.24%) jQuery
6 80 (5.97%) XML
7 69 (5.15%) Web Services
8 68 (5.08%) WCF
9 58 (4.33%) AngularJS
10 57 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (3.96%) SOAP
12 51 (3.81%) RESTful
13 46 (3.44%) WPF
14 43 (3.21%) LINQ
15 34 (2.54%) HTML5
16 31 (2.32%) .NET Framework
16 31 (2.32%) EDI
17 28 (2.09%) XSLT
18 26 (1.94%) CSS3
19 25 (1.87%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 131 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (3.58%) Replication
3 46 (3.44%) Blackberry
4 45 (3.36%) User Experience
5 41 (3.06%) FMCG
6 40 (2.99%) iPad
7 35 (2.61%) Clustering
8 31 (2.32%) Management Information System
9 29 (2.17%) Visualisation
10 26 (1.94%) Computer Science
11 24 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (1.49%) Mobile App
13 19 (1.42%) Mathematics
14 18 (1.34%) Data Centre
15 16 (1.19%) Statistics
16 15 (1.12%) Data Structures
17 12 (0.90%) PMI
18 11 (0.82%) Xbox
19 10 (0.75%) Algorithms
20 9 (0.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 135 (10.08%) Windows
2 49 (3.66%) Linux
2 49 (3.66%) Windows 7
3 30 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (1.57%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.27%) Unix
7 15 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.37%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.37%) CentOS
10 5 (0.37%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.37%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.30%) AIX
11 4 (0.30%) VMS
12 3 (0.22%) Android
13 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.15%) Solaris
13 2 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (13.52%) Project Management
3 142 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
4 127 (9.48%) ITIL
5 117 (8.74%) Scrum
6 108 (8.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 98 (7.32%) MVC
8 92 (6.87%) Service Delivery
9 90 (6.72%) Business Analysis
9 90 (6.72%) PRINCE2
10 87 (6.50%) OO
11 83 (6.20%) ERP
12 80 (5.97%) TDD
13 76 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
14 74 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
15 64 (4.78%) Change Management
16 63 (4.71%) E-Commerce
17 62 (4.63%) Service Management
18 61 (4.56%) Software Engineering
19 57 (4.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 330 (24.65%) SQL
2 182 (13.59%) C#
3 146 (10.90%) JavaScript
4 144 (10.75%) T-SQL
5 119 (8.89%) Java
6 49 (3.66%) PL/SQL
7 43 (3.21%) VBA
8 38 (2.84%) C++
9 33 (2.46%) PowerShell
10 32 (2.39%) ABAP
11 27 (2.02%) PHP
12 22 (1.64%) VB.NET
13 21 (1.57%) VBScript
14 17 (1.27%) ANSI SQL
15 10 (0.75%) Python
16 9 (0.67%) C
17 8 (0.60%) TypeScript
18 5 (0.37%) Shell Script
19 4 (0.30%) COBOL
20 3 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 181 (13.52%) Degree
2 47 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (2.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 26 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
5 25 (1.87%) ISEB
6 23 (1.72%) CISSP
7 19 (1.42%) MCSA
8 18 (1.34%) PMI Certification
9 15 (1.12%) ISTQB
10 14 (1.05%) ACCA
10 14 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 13 (0.97%) CISM
11 13 (0.97%) MCP
11 13 (0.97%) MCT
12 12 (0.90%) CCNP
12 12 (0.90%) CIMA
13 10 (0.75%) HND
13 10 (0.75%) Security Cleared
14 8 (0.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.33%) QA
2 53 (3.96%) SLA
3 16 (1.19%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.82%) COBIT
5 10 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.30%) SEPA
9 3 (0.22%) Basel III
9 3 (0.22%) COSO
9 3 (0.22%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.075%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.075%) JTAG
System Software
1 38 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.27%) Terminal Server
3 10 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.37%) XenApp
5 3 (0.22%) SRDF
5 3 (0.22%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.15%) XenServer
7 1 (0.075%) HDFS
7 1 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.075%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (1.12%) Puppet
2 14 (1.05%) SCCM
3 11 (0.82%) LiteSpeed
4 4 (0.30%) SELinux
5 3 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.22%) WMI
6 2 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.15%) SCOM
7 1 (0.075%) Ansible
7 1 (0.075%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.075%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.075%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.075%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.075%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.075%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 191 (14.26%) Microsoft
2 155 (11.58%) SAP
3 91 (6.80%) Oracle
4 43 (3.21%) IBM
5 37 (2.76%) Citrix
6 27 (2.02%) Tableau
7 22 (1.64%) RedGate
8 21 (1.57%) VMware
9 18 (1.34%) Cisco
10 17 (1.27%) Remedy
11 16 (1.19%) iManage
12 12 (0.90%) Interwoven
13 11 (0.82%) EMC
13 11 (0.82%) Informatica
14 10 (0.75%) Hyperion
15 9 (0.67%) Cognizant
15 9 (0.67%) Xamarin
16 8 (0.60%) Adobe
16 8 (0.60%) Google
16 8 (0.60%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
PwC
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £58000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65K-£85k plus attractive benefits and rapid career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago