The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 90 82 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.16% 13.02% 10.77%
As % of the General category 45.00% 36.94% 36.57%
Number of salaries quoted 75 63 61
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,800 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £45,000 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
200 222 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.91% 35.24% 29.46%
Number of salaries quoted 179 195 169
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £25,000 £23,038
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Finance
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Merseyside region.

Finance Salary Trend in Merseyside

Finance
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Finance
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Liverpool +11 60 £45,000 +20.00% 13
Wirral -2 8 £40,000 -
St Helens +7 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Southport -2 3 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Birkenhead 0 1 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 27 (16.07%) Project Management
1 27 (16.07%) Banking
2 24 (14.29%) Java
3 23 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (11.90%) .NET
5 19 (11.31%) SQL
6 18 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 18 (10.71%) Windows
7 17 (10.12%) Microsoft
8 15 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (8.33%) Linux
9 14 (8.33%) HTML
9 14 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 14 (8.33%) MS Office
9 14 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (7.74%) Retail
10 13 (7.74%) SAP
10 13 (7.74%) C#
10 13 (7.74%) Tomcat
10 13 (7.74%) SAP FI
11 12 (7.14%) HP
11 12 (7.14%) MS Excel
11 12 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (7.14%) QA
12 11 (6.55%) Degree
12 11 (6.55%) SAP FI/CO
12 11 (6.55%) SAP CO
12 11 (6.55%) SAN
12 11 (6.55%) Problem Management
13 10 (5.95%) jQuery

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 13 (7.74%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.57%) IIS
4 5 (2.98%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.98%) JBoss
5 4 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.19%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.19%) Node.js
7 1 (0.60%) CICS
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (8.33%) MS Office
2 12 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.79%) MS Project
4 2 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.60%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 13 (7.74%) SAP FI
2 11 (6.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (6.55%) SAP CO
3 4 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.19%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.60%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.60%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.38%) Office 365
3 3 (1.79%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.55%) SAN
2 5 (2.98%) Internet
3 4 (2.38%) NAS
4 2 (1.19%) SNMP
5 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.98%) Big Data
5 5 (2.98%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.38%) MySQL
7 2 (1.19%) Redis
7 2 (1.19%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.19%) MS Access
7 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.60%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.60%) OLAP
8 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.60%) OLTP
8 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.98%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (2.98%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.38%) Selenium
2 4 (2.38%) JUnit
3 3 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.19%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (16.07%) Banking
2 13 (7.74%) Retail
3 9 (5.36%) Marketing
3 9 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.17%) Advertising
4 7 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.17%) Back Office
4 7 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.57%) German Language
5 6 (3.57%) Legal
6 5 (2.98%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.79%) Billing
8 2 (1.19%) Law
9 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (24.40%) Analyst
2 27 (16.07%) Developer
3 20 (11.90%) Project Manager
4 16 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.55%) Test Manager
6 10 (5.95%) SAP Analyst
6 10 (5.95%) Technical Manager
7 9 (5.36%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.36%) Support Analyst
8 8 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.76%) Architect
9 7 (4.17%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (3.57%) Administrator
11 5 (2.98%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (2.98%) Financial Analyst
11 5 (2.98%) Senior Manager
12 4 (2.38%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (2.38%) Graduate
12 4 (2.38%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.90%) .NET
2 14 (8.33%) HTML
3 10 (5.95%) jQuery
3 10 (5.95%) .NET Framework
4 9 (5.36%) HTML5
5 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.98%) Spring
6 5 (2.98%) CSS
7 4 (2.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.38%) J2EE
8 3 (1.79%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (1.79%) Backbone.js
9 2 (1.19%) Mason
9 2 (1.19%) LINQ
9 2 (1.19%) Symfony
9 2 (1.19%) WCF
9 2 (1.19%) WebSockets
9 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.19%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.57%) User Experience
4 5 (2.98%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.38%) FMCG
6 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.79%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.19%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.19%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.19%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.60%) New Media
8 1 (0.60%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.60%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.71%) Windows
2 14 (8.33%) Linux
3 7 (4.17%) UNIX
3 7 (4.17%) HPUX
3 7 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.60%) zOS
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.07%) Project Management
2 23 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (6.55%) Problem Management
6 10 (5.95%) Migration
6 10 (5.95%) Business Analysis
7 9 (5.36%) E-Commerce
8 8 (4.76%) Analytics
8 8 (4.76%) ITIL
8 8 (4.76%) MVC
9 7 (4.17%) Six Sigma
9 7 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.17%) Test Strategy
10 6 (3.57%) Wealth Management
10 6 (3.57%) Performance Management
10 6 (3.57%) Test Planning
10 6 (3.57%) Coaching
10 6 (3.57%) Automation Testing
10 6 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.29%) Java
2 19 (11.31%) SQL
3 18 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.74%) C#
5 7 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.38%) Python
7 4 (2.38%) VBScript
7 4 (2.38%) PHP
7 4 (2.38%) VBA
8 2 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.19%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.19%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.19%) C++
9 1 (0.60%) Ruby
9 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (6.55%) Degree
2 8 (4.76%) ISEB
3 7 (4.17%) PMP
3 7 (4.17%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.79%) MCDST
5 3 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.79%) MCSA
6 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.19%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.60%) CIMA
7 1 (0.60%) MCITP
7 1 (0.60%) ACCA
7 1 (0.60%) MCP
7 1 (0.60%) HNC
7 1 (0.60%) HND
7 1 (0.60%) AAT
7 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.17%) Firmware
2 6 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.38%) Windows Intune
3 2 (1.19%) SCCM
3 2 (1.19%) Nagios
4 1 (0.60%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (10.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.74%) SAP
3 12 (7.14%) HP
4 8 (4.76%) Oracle
5 7 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.38%) BMC
6 4 (2.38%) Remedy
6 4 (2.38%) Cisco
6 4 (2.38%) Citrix
6 4 (2.38%) Fujitsu
7 3 (1.79%) IBM
7 3 (1.79%) Reuters
7 3 (1.79%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.79%) Cognos
7 3 (1.79%) Tableau
7 3 (1.79%) Zend
8 2 (1.19%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.19%) VMware
8 2 (1.19%) Teradata
9 1 (0.60%) Brocade
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: very good salary!
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension,30 days holiday,healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birkenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago