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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 113 104 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.74% 15.66% 13.03%
As % of the General category 55.12% 53.33% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 87 92 54
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £28,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,150 £80,000 £70,000
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
205 195 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.25% 29.37% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 161 165 171
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +7 99 £40,000 -5.88% 21
Wirral - 11 £40,000 - 1
St Helens - 1 £57,500 - 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 46 (22.66%) SQL
2 39 (19.21%) Project Management
3 36 (17.73%) MVC
3 36 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (14.78%) SQL Server
5 28 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 27 (13.30%) ITIL
7 26 (12.81%) JavaScript
7 26 (12.81%) Windows
8 25 (12.32%) .NET
9 23 (11.33%) C#
10 22 (10.84%) OO
11 21 (10.34%) PHP
11 21 (10.34%) MSTest
12 20 (9.85%) MySQL
12 20 (9.85%) ASP.NET
13 19 (9.36%) HTML
13 19 (9.36%) SharePoint
13 19 (9.36%) Scrum
13 19 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (8.87%) Web Application Development
14 18 (8.87%) Kanban
14 18 (8.87%) Banking
15 17 (8.37%) Symfony
15 17 (8.37%) Zend
15 17 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (8.37%) Yii
16 16 (7.88%) Rhino Mocks
16 16 (7.88%) Moq
16 16 (7.88%) Dependency Injection

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 19 (9.36%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.43%) IIS
3 6 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.97%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.94%) MS Office
3 2 (0.99%) MS Project
3 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle Receivables
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle Assets
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle AGIS
2 5 (2.46%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.99%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.99%) Maximo
6 1 (0.49%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.48%) Office 365
2 2 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.91%) DHCP
1 12 (5.91%) DNS
2 7 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.96%) FTP
4 4 (1.97%) SAN
5 3 (1.48%) Firewall
6 2 (0.99%) Internet
6 2 (0.99%) LAN
6 2 (0.99%) WAN
7 1 (0.49%) Telnet
7 1 (0.49%) SSL
7 1 (0.49%) SSH
7 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.78%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.85%) MySQL
3 13 (6.40%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.96%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.99%) MS Access
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.49%) QlikView
9 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (10.34%) MSTest
2 16 (7.88%) Rhino Mocks
2 16 (7.88%) Moq
2 16 (7.88%) NUnit
3 6 (2.96%) Subversion
3 6 (2.96%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.97%) Selenium
5 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.99%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.49%) WinDbg
General
1 18 (8.87%) Banking
2 12 (5.91%) Retail
3 6 (2.96%) Marketing
4 5 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.97%) Games
6 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.99%) Law
7 2 (0.99%) Front Office
7 2 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (23.15%) Analyst
2 45 (22.17%) Developer
3 19 (9.36%) Project Manager
3 19 (9.36%) PHP Developer
4 18 (8.87%) .NET Developer
5 17 (8.37%) Test Analyst
6 11 (5.42%) Systems Analyst
6 11 (5.42%) Support Analyst
7 10 (4.93%) Systems Support
7 10 (4.93%) Systems Support Analyst
7 10 (4.93%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 10 (4.93%) Oracle Analyst
8 9 (4.43%) Strategy Manager
8 9 (4.43%) Data Manager
9 8 (3.94%) PMO Analyst
10 7 (3.45%) Business Manager
10 7 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.45%) Senior Manager
10 7 (3.45%) Junior
11 6 (2.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.32%) .NET
2 20 (9.85%) ASP.NET
3 19 (9.36%) HTML
4 17 (8.37%) Symfony
4 17 (8.37%) Yii
4 17 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (7.88%) Castle Windsor
5 16 (7.88%) Ninject
5 16 (7.88%) Spring.NET
5 16 (7.88%) WCF
5 16 (7.88%) Unity DI Container
6 8 (3.94%) .NET Framework
7 7 (3.45%) WPF
8 6 (2.96%) WinForms
8 6 (2.96%) RESTful
8 6 (2.96%) SOAP
8 6 (2.96%) JAX-RS
9 5 (2.46%) jQuery
9 5 (2.46%) CSS
10 3 (1.48%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.88%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (7.88%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (5.91%) NHS
4 11 (5.42%) Data Integration
5 10 (4.93%) Social Network
6 6 (2.96%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.96%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.46%) Replication
7 5 (2.46%) Open Source
8 4 (1.97%) User Experience
9 3 (1.48%) iPad
9 3 (1.48%) Clustering
10 2 (0.99%) PMI
10 2 (0.99%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.99%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.81%) Windows
2 11 (5.42%) UNIX
3 9 (4.43%) Linux
4 6 (2.96%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.21%) Project Management
2 36 (17.73%) MVC
2 36 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (13.30%) ITIL
4 22 (10.84%) OO
5 19 (9.36%) Scrum
6 18 (8.87%) Kanban
6 18 (8.87%) Web Application Development
7 16 (7.88%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (7.88%) TDD
8 15 (7.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (6.90%) OO PHP
10 11 (5.42%) CRM
10 11 (5.42%) ETL
11 10 (4.93%) Service Management
11 10 (4.93%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.93%) Content Management
12 9 (4.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.66%) SQL
2 26 (12.81%) JavaScript
3 23 (11.33%) C#
4 21 (10.34%) PHP
5 14 (6.90%) Java
6 4 (1.97%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.99%) C
7 2 (0.99%) C++
7 2 (0.99%) Ruby
7 2 (0.99%) PHP5
7 2 (0.99%) VBA
7 2 (0.99%) Python
8 1 (0.49%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.49%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.49%) VBScript
8 1 (0.49%) VB
8 1 (0.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (7.39%) CIMA
1 15 (7.39%) ISTQB
2 14 (6.90%) ISEB
3 13 (6.40%) ACCA
4 12 (5.91%) Degree
5 10 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.45%) CCNA
6 7 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.96%) MCITP
8 5 (2.46%) MBA
8 5 (2.46%) MCSE
8 5 (2.46%) CCA
9 4 (1.97%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.48%) ICAEW
10 3 (1.48%) CIPFA
10 3 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.99%) MCDST
11 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.91%) SLA
2 11 (5.42%) QA
3 6 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.99%) COBIT
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.97%) XenDesktop
2 4 (1.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.37%) Zend
3 13 (6.40%) Oracle
4 11 (5.42%) Twitter
5 10 (4.93%) Facebook
6 6 (2.96%) VMware
7 4 (1.97%) HP
7 4 (1.97%) SAP
7 4 (1.97%) Cisco
8 2 (0.99%) Fidessa
8 2 (0.99%) Citrix
8 2 (0.99%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.49%) Alias
9 1 (0.49%) CA
9 1 (0.49%) Teradata
9 1 (0.49%) Tableau
9 1 (0.49%) IBM
9 1 (0.49%) Unisys
9 1 (0.49%) Business Objects
Merseyside
Real Staffing
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Helens
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool City Centre, Liverpool, United Kingdom
The Disclosure & Barring Service
Salary: £46,500 - £57,841
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus, Phone, laptop, holidays.
Posted: 10 days ago
Merseyside
Real Staffing
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
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Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £30,000 + bonus + benefits
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Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + bens
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Global Eye
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Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
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