The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 82 84 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.87% 13.42% 12.56%
As % of the General category 38.32% 42.21% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 70
Average salary £48,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £71,800 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
214 199 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.59% 31.79% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 188 162 163
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
North West

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 69 £51,250 +36.66% 12
Southport +6 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Birkenhead -3 5 £36,250 +9.84%
St Helens +2 1 £52,500 -47.50% 2
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 31 (17.42%) ITIL
2 26 (14.61%) Microsoft
3 25 (14.04%) Java
4 22 (12.36%) SQL
4 22 (12.36%) E-Commerce
4 22 (12.36%) Project Management
4 22 (12.36%) Degree
4 22 (12.36%) Problem Management
5 21 (11.80%) Windows
6 18 (10.11%) HP
6 18 (10.11%) MS Excel
7 17 (9.55%) Advertising
8 16 (8.99%) HTML
9 15 (8.43%) Cisco
9 15 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (8.43%) Analytics
10 14 (7.87%) German Language
10 14 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (7.87%) JavaScript
10 14 (7.87%) .NET
11 13 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (7.30%) Marketing
11 13 (7.30%) Big Data
12 12 (6.74%) Business Development
12 12 (6.74%) jQuery
12 12 (6.74%) Banking
12 12 (6.74%) ITSM
12 12 (6.74%) Oracle
12 12 (6.74%) Blackberry

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (4.49%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.37%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.81%) CICS
4 4 (2.25%) IIS
5 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.12%) Apache
6 2 (1.12%) SAS
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.56%) GlassFish
Applications
1 18 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.06%) MS Office
3 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.12%) MS Project
4 2 (1.12%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Magento
2 5 (2.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.12%) SalesLogix
3 2 (1.12%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.56%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.62%) WAN
2 9 (5.06%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.06%) VPN
2 9 (5.06%) VLAN
2 9 (5.06%) Structured Cabling
3 7 (3.93%) SAN
4 6 (3.37%) NAS
5 5 (2.81%) Internet
6 3 (1.69%) VoIP
7 2 (1.12%) Intranet
8 1 (0.56%) LAN
8 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (7.30%) Big Data
2 11 (6.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.18%) Hadoop
3 10 (5.62%) MySQL
4 8 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.93%) Apache Hive
6 6 (3.37%) Redis
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.12%) MS Access
8 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.56%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.56%) OLAP
9 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.56%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (0.56%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 1 (0.56%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (5.06%) JUnit
2 7 (3.93%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.81%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (2.81%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.81%) Maven
3 5 (2.81%) Selenium
4 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (9.55%) Advertising
2 14 (7.87%) German Language
3 13 (7.30%) Marketing
4 12 (6.74%) Banking
5 11 (6.18%) Retail
6 9 (5.06%) Back Office
7 5 (2.81%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.81%) Legal
8 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.69%) Games
10 2 (1.12%) Billing
10 2 (1.12%) Publishing
10 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.12%) Law
11 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (17.98%) Analyst
2 28 (15.73%) Developer
3 20 (11.24%) Project Manager
4 15 (8.43%) Technical Manager
5 14 (7.87%) Service Manager
6 12 (6.74%) Test Manager
6 12 (6.74%) Business Analyst
7 9 (5.06%) Magento Developer
8 8 (4.49%) Support Analyst
8 8 (4.49%) Technical Services Manager
9 7 (3.93%) Architect
9 7 (3.93%) Software Engineer
9 7 (3.93%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.37%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.37%) Service Desk Manager
10 6 (3.37%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (3.37%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (2.81%) Systems Analyst
11 5 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.25%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.99%) HTML
2 14 (7.87%) .NET
3 12 (6.74%) jQuery
4 10 (5.62%) Spring
5 9 (5.06%) CSS
5 9 (5.06%) HTML5
6 7 (3.93%) J2EE
6 7 (3.93%) .NET Framework
7 5 (2.81%) JSF
7 5 (2.81%) MapReduce
8 4 (2.25%) Apache Avro
9 3 (1.69%) J2SE
9 3 (1.69%) Web Services
9 3 (1.69%) XML
9 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.12%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (1.12%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.12%) SOAP
10 2 (1.12%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.74%) Blackberry
2 11 (6.18%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.06%) Thin Client
3 9 (5.06%) Fat Client
3 9 (5.06%) iPhone
4 8 (4.49%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.81%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.81%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.69%) CMDB
8 2 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.12%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.12%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.56%) Firmware
9 1 (0.56%) Clustering
9 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.56%) DataPower
9 1 (0.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.80%) Windows
2 8 (4.49%) Linux
3 5 (2.81%) zOS
3 5 (2.81%) UNIX
3 5 (2.81%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) HPUX
5 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.42%) ITIL
2 22 (12.36%) E-Commerce
2 22 (12.36%) Project Management
2 22 (12.36%) Problem Management
3 15 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (8.43%) Analytics
4 14 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (6.74%) Business Development
6 12 (6.74%) ITSM
7 11 (6.18%) Service Management
8 10 (5.62%) Software Engineering
8 10 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (5.06%) TDD
10 8 (4.49%) Test Strategy
11 7 (3.93%) Change Management
11 7 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (3.93%) Performance Management
12 6 (3.37%) Wealth Management
12 6 (3.37%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.04%) Java
2 22 (12.36%) SQL
3 14 (7.87%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.62%) PHP
5 6 (3.37%) VBA
6 5 (2.81%) C#
7 4 (2.25%) VBScript
7 4 (2.25%) VB
7 4 (2.25%) Python
8 3 (1.69%) C++
8 3 (1.69%) C
9 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.12%) Perl
9 2 (1.12%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 22 (12.36%) Degree
2 7 (3.93%) PMP
2 7 (3.93%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.81%) ISEB
5 3 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.69%) MCSA
5 3 (1.69%) MCDST
6 2 (1.12%) CCA
7 1 (0.56%) ACCA
7 1 (0.56%) MCP
7 1 (0.56%) CIMA
7 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.56%) AAT
7 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.56%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.49%) SLA
2 6 (3.37%) QA
3 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.12%) BS25999
3 2 (1.12%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (1.69%) XenDesktop
2 3 (1.69%) vSphere
2 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (3.93%) SCCM
2 6 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.25%) Puppet
4 3 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.11%) HP
3 15 (8.43%) Cisco
4 12 (6.74%) Oracle
5 10 (5.62%) Zend
6 9 (5.06%) IBM
6 9 (5.06%) Citrix
7 6 (3.37%) VMware
7 6 (3.37%) JBoss
8 5 (2.81%) Sage
8 5 (2.81%) Remedy
9 4 (2.25%) BMC
10 3 (1.69%) webMethods
10 3 (1.69%) Reuters
10 3 (1.69%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.12%) Twitter
11 2 (1.12%) SAP
11 2 (1.12%) Cognos
12 1 (0.56%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.56%) NetApp
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 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
Liverpool, Merseyside
Incisive Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £130,000 to £160,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fresh AX Rollout
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside, Wirral
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to c£35,000 + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
St. Helens
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £600.00 - £900.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £37,000
Posted: 24 days ago