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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 4 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Finance 134 97 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.81% 20.46% 14.52%
As % of the General category 57.76% 54.80% 49.71%
Number of salaries quoted 89 80 75
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £49,500
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
232 177 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.96% 37.34% 29.22%
Number of salaries quoted 168 150 151
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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
Liverpool -1 105 £35,000 -9.09% 10
Bootle - 22 £35,000 -
Prescot - 3 £25,000 -
Wirral +1 1 £18,000 -61.70%
Birkenhead - 1 £18,000 - 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 79 (36.74%) Banking
2 64 (29.77%) Project Management
3 60 (27.91%) ITIL
4 56 (26.05%) SQL
4 56 (26.05%) Degree
5 50 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (20.47%) SQL Server
7 43 (20.00%) Change Management
8 41 (19.07%) Windows
9 40 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 36 (16.74%) PRINCE2
11 35 (16.28%) Manufacturing
12 29 (13.49%) Management Information System
13 27 (12.56%) Wealth Management
14 26 (12.09%) Life Science
15 25 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
15 25 (11.63%) Service Management
16 24 (11.16%) .NET
16 24 (11.16%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (11.16%) Windows Server
17 23 (10.70%) SLA
17 23 (10.70%) Citrix
17 23 (10.70%) Risk Management
18 21 (9.77%) Service Delivery
18 21 (9.77%) PMI Certification
18 21 (9.77%) MS Office
19 20 (9.30%) PMP
20 19 (8.84%) C#
20 19 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
20 19 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (5.58%) IIS
2 10 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.72%) Confluence
3 8 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.86%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.40%) SAS
6 3 (1.40%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.47%) Liferay
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (9.77%) MS Office
2 17 (7.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.93%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.47%) Magento
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.72%) IaaS
1 8 (3.72%) PaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.72%) SAN
2 7 (3.26%) VPN
3 6 (2.79%) Internet
3 6 (2.79%) Network Security
4 4 (1.86%) Firewall
5 3 (1.40%) ATM
6 2 (0.93%) WebEx
7 1 (0.47%) LAN
7 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.12%) MS Access
3 11 (5.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.79%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (2.33%) Power BI
7 5 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.40%) Hyperion Smart View
9 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.47%) DB2
10 1 (0.47%) MySQL
10 1 (0.47%) OLAP
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (4.19%) JIRA
2 3 (1.40%) Ant
2 3 (1.40%) Maven
2 3 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.93%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.93%) JMeter
4 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 79 (36.74%) Banking
2 35 (16.28%) Manufacturing
3 17 (7.91%) Investment Banking
3 17 (7.91%) Marketing
4 10 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.72%) Legal
6 7 (3.26%) Electronics
7 3 (1.40%) Back Office
7 3 (1.40%) Law
7 3 (1.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (30.23%) Analyst
2 24 (11.16%) Developer
3 23 (10.70%) Applications Support
4 22 (10.23%) Support Analyst
5 21 (9.77%) Applications Support Analyst
5 21 (9.77%) Business Manager
6 13 (6.05%) Banking Analyst
6 13 (6.05%) Programme Manager
7 12 (5.58%) Service Analyst
8 11 (5.12%) Service Desk Support
8 11 (5.12%) Team Leader
9 10 (4.65%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.19%) Applications Developer
10 9 (4.19%) Applications Manager
10 9 (4.19%) Project Analyst
10 9 (4.19%) Senior IT Support
11 8 (3.72%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (3.72%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 8 (3.72%) Android Developer
11 8 (3.72%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.16%) .NET
2 14 (6.51%) HTML
3 13 (6.05%) XML
4 11 (5.12%) jQuery
5 9 (4.19%) JSON
6 8 (3.72%) CSS
7 7 (3.26%) Web Services
8 5 (2.33%) Middleware
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (0.93%) HTML5
9 2 (0.93%) RESTful
10 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.47%) Entity Framework
10 1 (0.47%) MDX
10 1 (0.47%) Symfony
10 1 (0.47%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 50 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (13.49%) Management Information System
3 26 (12.09%) Life Science
4 13 (6.05%) Data Centre
5 12 (5.58%) Credit Risk
5 12 (5.58%) Mathematics
5 12 (5.58%) SWIFT
6 11 (5.12%) Blackberry
6 11 (5.12%) iPad
7 10 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (4.19%) User Experience
9 8 (3.72%) Wiki
10 7 (3.26%) iPhone
10 7 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (2.79%) Client/Server
11 6 (2.79%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (1.86%) Clustering
12 4 (1.86%) Replication
13 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
14 2 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.07%) Windows
2 24 (11.16%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.58%) Windows 7
4 9 (4.19%) Android
4 9 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.72%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.26%) Linux
6 7 (3.26%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.40%) Unix
8 1 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (29.77%) Project Management
2 60 (27.91%) ITIL
3 43 (20.00%) Change Management
4 36 (16.74%) PRINCE2
5 27 (12.56%) Wealth Management
6 25 (11.63%) Service Management
6 25 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (11.16%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (10.70%) Risk Management
9 21 (9.77%) Service Delivery
10 19 (8.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (8.37%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (8.37%) Portfolio Management
11 18 (8.37%) Project Governance
12 17 (7.91%) ITSM
12 17 (7.91%) Line Management
13 15 (6.98%) Information Security
13 15 (6.98%) ITIL V3
14 14 (6.51%) Data Analysis
14 14 (6.51%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (26.05%) SQL
2 19 (8.84%) C#
3 17 (7.91%) PowerShell
4 16 (7.44%) Java
5 15 (6.98%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.05%) T-SQL
7 12 (5.58%) C
8 8 (3.72%) Objective-C
9 7 (3.26%) PHP
9 7 (3.26%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.79%) VB
10 6 (2.79%) VB6
11 5 (2.33%) VBA
12 3 (1.40%) LINC
Qualifications
1 56 (26.05%) Degree
2 21 (9.77%) PMI Certification
3 20 (9.30%) PMP
4 17 (7.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (6.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (5.58%) ISTQB
7 11 (5.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 9 (4.19%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (3.26%) MCDST
10 6 (2.79%) CISSP
11 5 (2.33%) CISM
12 2 (0.93%) CISA
12 2 (0.93%) ISEB
13 1 (0.47%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.70%) SLA
2 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.93%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.47%) COBIT
3 1 (0.47%) Val IT
System Software
1 14 (6.51%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (4.65%) XenApp
3 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.65%) EdgeSight
1 10 (4.65%) Nagios
1 10 (4.65%) SCOM
2 8 (3.72%) SCOrch
3 7 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.40%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.70%) Citrix
3 15 (6.98%) SAP
4 14 (6.51%) Oracle
5 13 (6.05%) HP
6 12 (5.58%) Bloomberg
6 12 (5.58%) Reuters
7 9 (4.19%) Remedy
8 7 (3.26%) Intel Security
8 7 (3.26%) Symantec
9 5 (2.33%) Cognos
10 4 (1.86%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.40%) IBM
11 3 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.40%) Unisys
12 1 (0.47%) Apple
12 1 (0.47%) Google
12 1 (0.47%) Juniper
12 1 (0.47%) NetApp
12 1 (0.47%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birkenhead, Merseyside
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Merseyside
Mason Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus/shares
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Iphone 6, Ipad, hols, comm,
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool, North West, UK
Allied Bakeries
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool
Huxley
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago