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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 81 112 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.76% 22.40% 14.46%
As % of the General category 50.63% 54.63% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 50 84 81
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £61,800 £80,000
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
160 205 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 39.02% 41.00% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 115 157 167
Median salary £40,875 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.92% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,400 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Finance
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Liverpool -5 68 £57,500 +43.75% 5
Bootle - 6 £37,750 -
St Helens +4 3 £29,900 -48.00%
Wirral -2 1 £32,000 -20.00%
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Finance.

1 95 (44.19%) Banking
2 68 (31.63%) ITIL
2 68 (31.63%) Microsoft
3 65 (30.23%) SQL
4 56 (26.05%) Windows
5 55 (25.58%) Project Management
5 55 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (24.19%) Change Management
7 50 (23.26%) Degree
8 46 (21.40%) SQL Server
9 40 (18.60%) Wealth Management
10 39 (18.14%) Windows Server
11 36 (16.74%) Citrix
12 33 (15.35%) MS Office
13 31 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
14 30 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 30 (13.95%) SLA
15 28 (13.02%) Service Management
16 27 (12.56%) Microsoft Certification
17 26 (12.09%) Management Information System
17 26 (12.09%) Data Analysis
17 26 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
18 25 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
19 24 (11.16%) Infrastructure Management
19 24 (11.16%) ITIL V3
19 24 (11.16%) Credit Risk
19 24 (11.16%) PowerShell
19 24 (11.16%) Data Centre
20 23 (10.70%) Time Management
20 23 (10.70%) HP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 18 (8.37%) IIS
2 16 (7.44%) Confluence
3 11 (5.12%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.79%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.86%) SAS
5 4 (1.86%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.47%) Drupal
7 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (15.35%) MS Office
2 23 (10.70%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (3.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (2.79%) SAP BPC
2 6 (2.79%) SAP FI
2 6 (2.79%) SAP FI-AP
2 6 (2.79%) SAP FI-AR
2 6 (2.79%) SAP FI-GL
3 5 (2.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.93%) Infor SunSystems
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.44%) IaaS
1 16 (7.44%) PaaS
2 8 (3.72%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.91%) SAN
2 6 (2.79%) VPN
3 5 (2.33%) LAN
3 5 (2.33%) WAN
4 4 (1.86%) Firewall
4 4 (1.86%) Internet
5 3 (1.40%) Network Security
6 2 (0.93%) ATM
6 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.93%) VoIP
7 1 (0.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (21.40%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (7.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (5.12%) MS Access
5 7 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.79%) SAP BW
7 5 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.86%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.40%) Power BI
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.93%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (8.84%) JIRA
2 2 (0.93%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.93%) JMeter
2 2 (0.93%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.47%) Bower
3 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.47%) Grunt
General
1 95 (44.19%) Banking
2 16 (7.44%) Investment Banking
3 15 (6.98%) Marketing
4 12 (5.58%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.26%) Electronics
7 5 (2.33%) Legal
8 3 (1.40%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (36.28%) Analyst
2 32 (14.88%) Applications Support
3 31 (14.42%) Support Analyst
4 30 (13.95%) Applications Support Analyst
5 20 (9.30%) Team Leader
6 19 (8.84%) Developer
7 16 (7.44%) Banking Analyst
7 16 (7.44%) Business Manager
8 15 (6.98%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 14 (6.51%) Service Analyst
10 13 (6.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (5.58%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (5.58%) Senior Support Analyst
12 11 (5.12%) Tester
13 10 (4.65%) IT Manager
13 10 (4.65%) Service Desk Support
14 9 (4.19%) Project Analyst
14 9 (4.19%) Report Analyst
14 9 (4.19%) Windows Engineer
14 9 (4.19%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.84%) .NET
2 9 (4.19%) CSS
2 9 (4.19%) HTML
3 8 (3.72%) jQuery
3 8 (3.72%) JSON
3 8 (3.72%) XML
4 3 (1.40%) Web Services
5 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.47%) Akka
6 1 (0.47%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.47%) CSS3
6 1 (0.47%) HTML5
6 1 (0.47%) Kafka
6 1 (0.47%) LESS
6 1 (0.47%) Play Framework
6 1 (0.47%) REST
6 1 (0.47%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (12.09%) Management Information System
3 24 (11.16%) Credit Risk
3 24 (11.16%) Data Centre
4 22 (10.23%) SWIFT
5 17 (7.91%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (7.44%) Mathematics
6 16 (7.44%) Wiki
7 10 (4.65%) Blackberry
7 10 (4.65%) iPad
8 9 (4.19%) Client/Server
8 9 (4.19%) iPhone
8 9 (4.19%) Security Operations Centre
9 8 (3.72%) User Experience
10 7 (3.26%) Replication
11 6 (2.79%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (2.33%) Life Science
13 4 (1.86%) Clustering
14 2 (0.93%) Statistics
15 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 56 (26.05%) Windows
2 39 (18.14%) Windows Server
3 25 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.05%) Windows 7
6 11 (5.12%) Android
7 8 (3.72%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.72%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.93%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.47%) Solaris
9 1 (0.47%) Unix
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.63%) ITIL
2 55 (25.58%) Project Management
3 52 (24.19%) Change Management
4 40 (18.60%) Wealth Management
5 30 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (13.02%) Service Management
7 26 (12.09%) Data Analysis
7 26 (12.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 24 (11.16%) Infrastructure Management
8 24 (11.16%) ITIL V3
9 23 (10.70%) Time Management
10 21 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (9.77%) Information Security
10 21 (9.77%) Service Delivery
11 20 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (8.84%) PRINCE2
12 19 (8.84%) Risk Management
13 16 (7.44%) Converged Infrastructure
13 16 (7.44%) ITSM
14 15 (6.98%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (30.23%) SQL
2 24 (11.16%) PowerShell
3 18 (8.37%) C
4 14 (6.51%) C#
5 10 (4.65%) Java
5 10 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.19%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.72%) Objective-C
8 6 (2.79%) PHP
8 6 (2.79%) VB
8 6 (2.79%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.79%) VB6
9 5 (2.33%) VBA
10 1 (0.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 50 (23.26%) Degree
2 27 (12.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (8.37%) Citrix Certification
3 18 (8.37%) ISTQB
3 18 (8.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (3.72%) CISSP
5 7 (3.26%) CISM
6 6 (2.79%) MCDST
6 6 (2.79%) MCITP
6 6 (2.79%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.79%) PMP
7 5 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.40%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.40%) MCSA
8 3 (1.40%) MCSE
8 3 (1.40%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.95%) SLA
2 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) RMADS
3 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (10.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 20 (9.30%) XenApp
3 16 (7.44%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.79%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.93%) Firmware
7 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (9.30%) EdgeSight
1 20 (9.30%) Nagios
1 20 (9.30%) SCOM
2 16 (7.44%) SCOrch
3 13 (6.05%) SCCM
4 6 (2.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 68 (31.63%) Microsoft
2 36 (16.74%) Citrix
3 23 (10.70%) HP
4 22 (10.23%) Bloomberg
4 22 (10.23%) Reuters
5 16 (7.44%) SAP
6 12 (5.58%) Remedy
7 7 (3.26%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.79%) Intel Security
8 6 (2.79%) Symantec
9 5 (2.33%) Cognos
9 5 (2.33%) Oracle
10 4 (1.86%) VMware
11 3 (1.40%) Avaya
11 3 (1.40%) Dell
11 3 (1.40%) SonicWALL
11 3 (1.40%) Sophos
12 2 (0.93%) Cisco
13 1 (0.47%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.47%) IBM
Liverpool
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
eCom Recruitment
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallasey, Merseyside
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago