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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 91 89 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.17% 14.04% 11.39%
As % of the General category 41.55% 42.38% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 77 67 70
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £76,000 £51,500
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
219 210 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.50% 33.12% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 196 174 175
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +5 63 £47,500 +26.66% 17
St Helens +7 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Southport +4 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Birkenhead 0 4 £32,500 -4.41%
Wirral -7 4 £44,500 -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 28 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.52%) Windows
3 24 (12.90%) Java
3 24 (12.90%) SQL
3 24 (12.90%) Project Management
4 23 (12.37%) ITIL
4 23 (12.37%) Banking
5 22 (11.83%) HP
6 19 (10.22%) .NET
6 19 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (9.68%) Problem Management
8 17 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (9.14%) SQL Server
8 17 (9.14%) E-Commerce
9 16 (8.60%) MS Excel
9 16 (8.60%) JavaScript
10 15 (8.06%) Cisco
10 15 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (8.06%) Marketing
11 14 (7.53%) MS Office
11 14 (7.53%) Linux
11 14 (7.53%) Degree
12 13 (6.99%) SAP
12 13 (6.99%) Active Directory
12 13 (6.99%) SAP FI
12 13 (6.99%) Retail
12 13 (6.99%) Advertising
13 12 (6.45%) Blackberry
13 12 (6.45%) HTML
13 12 (6.45%) Tomcat

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 12 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.91%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.23%) IIS
5 5 (2.69%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.61%) CICS
7 2 (1.08%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.54%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.54%) Apache
8 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
Applications
1 16 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.53%) MS Office
3 3 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.08%) RoboHelp
4 2 (1.08%) MS Project
5 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 13 (6.99%) SAP FI
2 11 (5.91%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (5.91%) SAP CO
3 4 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (2.15%) Magento
4 2 (1.08%) SalesLogix
5 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.54%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.61%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.38%) WAN
1 10 (5.38%) SAN
2 9 (4.84%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.84%) VPN
2 9 (4.84%) VLAN
2 9 (4.84%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (2.15%) NAS
3 4 (2.15%) Internet
4 2 (1.08%) SNMP
5 1 (0.54%) LAN
5 1 (0.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.69%) Big Data
4 5 (2.69%) MySQL
4 5 (2.69%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.08%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.08%) Redis
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.54%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (0.54%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (0.54%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.54%) QlikView
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (2.69%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (2.69%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.15%) JUnit
3 3 (1.61%) Selenium
4 2 (1.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (12.37%) Banking
2 15 (8.06%) Marketing
3 13 (6.99%) Retail
3 13 (6.99%) Advertising
4 12 (6.45%) German Language
5 9 (4.84%) Back Office
5 9 (4.84%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.76%) Legal
7 5 (2.69%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.69%) General Ledger
8 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.61%) Games
10 2 (1.08%) Law
10 2 (1.08%) Publishing
10 2 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (23.66%) Analyst
2 25 (13.44%) Developer
3 19 (10.22%) Project Manager
4 12 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 12 (6.45%) Test Manager
4 12 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 12 (6.45%) Technical Manager
5 10 (5.38%) Service Manager
5 10 (5.38%) SAP Analyst
6 9 (4.84%) .NET Developer
6 9 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (4.84%) Architect
7 8 (4.30%) Applications Support
7 8 (4.30%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (3.76%) Administrator
8 7 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (2.69%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (2.69%) Financial Analyst
9 5 (2.69%) Service Desk Manager
10 4 (2.15%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.22%) .NET
2 12 (6.45%) HTML
3 10 (5.38%) .NET Framework
4 8 (4.30%) jQuery
5 7 (3.76%) HTML5
5 7 (3.76%) CSS
6 6 (3.23%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.69%) J2EE
7 5 (2.69%) Spring
8 4 (2.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (1.61%) J2SE
10 2 (1.08%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (1.08%) Web Services
10 2 (1.08%) XML
10 2 (1.08%) REST
10 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.08%) WCF
10 2 (1.08%) LINQ
10 2 (1.08%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.54%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.45%) Blackberry
2 10 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.84%) Thin Client
3 9 (4.84%) Fat Client
3 9 (4.84%) iPhone
4 7 (3.76%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.23%) Firmware
5 6 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.69%) User Experience
6 5 (2.69%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.61%) CMDB
7 3 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.61%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.08%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.08%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.54%) New Media
9 1 (0.54%) Open Source
9 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.52%) Windows
2 14 (7.53%) Linux
3 9 (4.84%) UNIX
4 6 (3.23%) HPUX
4 6 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.69%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.61%) zOS
7 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (12.90%) Project Management
2 23 (12.37%) ITIL
3 19 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (9.68%) Problem Management
5 17 (9.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (9.14%) E-Commerce
6 15 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (6.45%) Business Development
8 9 (4.84%) Wealth Management
8 9 (4.84%) Analytics
9 8 (4.30%) Test Strategy
9 8 (4.30%) Coaching
9 8 (4.30%) Change Management
9 8 (4.30%) Service Management
10 7 (3.76%) ITSM
10 7 (3.76%) SOA
10 7 (3.76%) Mentoring
10 7 (3.76%) Test Planning
11 6 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.23%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.90%) Java
1 24 (12.90%) SQL
2 16 (8.60%) JavaScript
3 10 (5.38%) C#
4 6 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.69%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.15%) VBScript
6 4 (2.15%) VBA
6 4 (2.15%) PHP
7 3 (1.61%) Python
8 2 (1.08%) C
8 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.08%) C++
8 2 (1.08%) Perl
9 1 (0.54%) VB
9 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (7.53%) Degree
2 7 (3.76%) PMP
2 7 (3.76%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.23%) ISEB
4 3 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.61%) MCSA
4 3 (1.61%) MCDST
5 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) MySQL Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.54%) AAT
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.54%) ACCA
6 1 (0.54%) CIMA
6 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.54%) MCITP
6 1 (0.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.38%) QA
2 8 (4.30%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.61%) XenDesktop
2 3 (1.61%) vSphere
2 3 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (3.76%) SCCM
2 6 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.61%) Windows Intune
3 3 (1.61%) SCOM
4 2 (1.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.83%) HP
3 15 (8.06%) Cisco
4 13 (6.99%) SAP
5 11 (5.91%) Oracle
6 9 (4.84%) Citrix
7 6 (3.23%) IBM
7 6 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.23%) VMware
8 5 (2.69%) Sage
8 5 (2.69%) JBoss
9 4 (2.15%) BMC
9 4 (2.15%) Remedy
9 4 (2.15%) Zend
10 3 (1.61%) webMethods
10 3 (1.61%) Reuters
10 3 (1.61%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.08%) Cognos
11 2 (1.08%) Tableau
11 2 (1.08%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Liverpool
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £130,000 to £160,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Port Sunlight, Chester, Liverpool, North West,...
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Port Sunlight, Liverpool or Kingston, London
Unilever
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits+ Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Merseyside
Churchill Frank
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Liverpool
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 25 days ago
Warrington, North West, Manchester, Liverpool,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago