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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 93 84 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.39% 14.48% 14.41%
As % of the General category 54.07% 50.00% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 79 73 76
Average salary £38,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
172 168 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.72% 28.97% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 148 147 204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +15 89 £38,000 -1.93% 24
Southport -2 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Wirral -4 1 £47,000 +51.61% 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 31 (17.13%) SQL
2 28 (15.47%) Project Management
3 26 (14.36%) Windows
4 25 (13.81%) JavaScript
4 25 (13.81%) MVC
5 22 (12.15%) SharePoint
6 21 (11.60%) Banking
7 20 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (9.94%) Microsoft
8 18 (9.94%) PHP
8 18 (9.94%) HTML
9 17 (9.39%) C#
9 17 (9.39%) MySQL
9 17 (9.39%) ITIL
10 16 (8.84%) .NET
11 15 (8.29%) CIMA
11 15 (8.29%) MS Office
12 14 (7.73%) SAP
12 14 (7.73%) SQL Server
12 14 (7.73%) OO
12 14 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (7.73%) Symfony
12 14 (7.73%) Zend
12 14 (7.73%) Yii
13 13 (7.18%) Oracle
13 13 (7.18%) Java
13 13 (7.18%) ACCA
13 13 (7.18%) SAP FI
14 12 (6.63%) ASP.NET
14 12 (6.63%) Scrum

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 22 (12.15%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.87%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.31%) IIS
3 6 (3.31%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.10%) Node.js
6 2 (1.10%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (8.29%) MS Office
2 11 (6.08%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.76%) MS Project
4 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.55%) Edge Animate
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.18%) SAP FI
2 11 (6.08%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (6.08%) SAP CO
3 10 (5.52%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (5.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (5.52%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (5.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (5.52%) Oracle Assets
3 10 (5.52%) Oracle Financials
3 10 (5.52%) Oracle AGIS
4 5 (2.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.66%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (1.10%) SalesLogix
8 1 (0.55%) Maximo
8 1 (0.55%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.87%) Office 365
2 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.10%) SaaS
3 2 (1.10%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.42%) SAN
2 6 (3.31%) DHCP
2 6 (3.31%) DNS
3 5 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.66%) Internet
5 2 (1.10%) FTP
5 2 (1.10%) SNMP
6 1 (0.55%) Firewall
6 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.39%) MySQL
2 14 (7.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.66%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.66%) MS Access
8 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.10%) QlikView
9 1 (0.55%) OLTP
9 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (3.31%) NUnit
1 6 (3.31%) Subversion
1 6 (3.31%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.31%) MSTest
1 6 (3.31%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (3.31%) Moq
2 5 (2.76%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.21%) Selenium
4 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.10%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.10%) Jasmine
General
1 21 (11.60%) Banking
2 10 (5.52%) Retail
2 10 (5.52%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.42%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.76%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.10%) Marketing
5 2 (1.10%) Back Office
5 2 (1.10%) Games
5 2 (1.10%) Law
5 2 (1.10%) Legal
5 2 (1.10%) Billing
5 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (28.18%) Analyst
2 40 (22.10%) Developer
3 21 (11.60%) Project Manager
4 16 (8.84%) PHP Developer
5 15 (8.29%) Support Analyst
6 12 (6.63%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.08%) Systems Analyst
8 10 (5.52%) Systems Support
8 10 (5.52%) Systems Support Analyst
8 10 (5.52%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (5.52%) Oracle Analyst
8 10 (5.52%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 10 (5.52%) SAP Analyst
9 9 (4.97%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.42%) Administrator
10 8 (4.42%) Consultant
11 7 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.87%) Senior Manager
11 7 (3.87%) Architect
11 7 (3.87%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.94%) HTML
2 16 (8.84%) .NET
3 14 (7.73%) Symfony
3 14 (7.73%) Yii
4 12 (6.63%) ASP.NET
5 10 (5.52%) .NET Framework
6 8 (4.42%) WCF
6 8 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (3.87%) HTML5
8 6 (3.31%) Castle Windsor
8 6 (3.31%) Ninject
8 6 (3.31%) WPF
8 6 (3.31%) WinForms
8 6 (3.31%) SOAP
8 6 (3.31%) Spring.NET
8 6 (3.31%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (2.76%) Backbone.js
9 5 (2.76%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (2.76%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.42%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.31%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.31%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.21%) FMCG
3 4 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.21%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.10%) PMI
4 2 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.10%) Replication
4 2 (1.10%) Clustering
4 2 (1.10%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.10%) User Experience
5 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.55%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.55%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.55%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.36%) Windows
2 10 (5.52%) Linux
3 9 (4.97%) UNIX
4 6 (3.31%) HPUX
4 6 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.21%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.55%) CentOS
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.47%) Project Management
2 25 (13.81%) MVC
3 20 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (9.39%) ITIL
5 14 (7.73%) OO
5 14 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (6.63%) Scrum
7 11 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (6.08%) Migration
7 11 (6.08%) Kanban
7 11 (6.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (6.08%) Analytics
7 11 (6.08%) OO PHP
8 10 (5.52%) Business Analysis
9 9 (4.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (4.42%) Web Application Development
10 8 (4.42%) Coaching
10 8 (4.42%) Service Management
10 8 (4.42%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (17.13%) SQL
2 25 (13.81%) JavaScript
3 18 (9.94%) PHP
4 17 (9.39%) C#
5 13 (7.18%) Java
6 8 (4.42%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.31%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.21%) Python
9 3 (1.66%) C++
10 2 (1.10%) Ruby
10 2 (1.10%) PHP5
10 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.10%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.10%) VBA
11 1 (0.55%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.55%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.55%) C
11 1 (0.55%) VB
11 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (8.29%) CIMA
2 13 (7.18%) ACCA
3 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.76%) ISEB
4 4 (2.21%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.21%) Degree
5 3 (1.66%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.66%) ICAEW
5 3 (1.66%) CIPFA
6 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.10%) CCAB
6 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.10%) CCA
6 2 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.10%) MCSE
6 2 (1.10%) CCNA
6 2 (1.10%) MCITP
6 2 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.55%) ISSAP
7 1 (0.55%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.63%) QA
2 11 (6.08%) SLA
3 6 (3.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) COBIT
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.31%) Firmware
3 2 (1.10%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.10%) vSphere
4 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.21%) Windows Intune
2 2 (1.10%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.73%) SAP
2 14 (7.73%) Zend
3 13 (7.18%) Oracle
4 9 (4.97%) HP
5 6 (3.31%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.66%) VMware
6 3 (1.66%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.10%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.10%) Tableau
7 2 (1.10%) Teradata
7 2 (1.10%) Citrix
7 2 (1.10%) Cognos
7 2 (1.10%) Cisco
8 1 (0.55%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.55%) CA
8 1 (0.55%) Adobe
8 1 (0.55%) Brocade
8 1 (0.55%) Apple
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Liverpool
Axiom Software Solutions
Salary: up to 60k GBP pa + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Liverpool
Shop Direct
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: up to £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £33000 - £46000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago