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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 110 98 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.13% 15.12% 13.47%
As % of the General category 55.28% 49.49% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 84 86 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,250 £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
199 198 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.04% 30.56% 42.13%
Number of salaries quoted 158 167 194
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 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 1 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 +9 99 £40,500 +1.25% 18
Wirral - 8 £40,000 - 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 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 41 (20.30%) SQL
1 41 (20.30%) Project Management
2 34 (16.83%) MVC
3 33 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (14.36%) JavaScript
5 24 (11.88%) SQL Server
5 24 (11.88%) ITIL
5 24 (11.88%) Windows
6 23 (11.39%) OO
7 22 (10.89%) C#
7 22 (10.89%) HTML
7 22 (10.89%) PHP
7 22 (10.89%) .NET
7 22 (10.89%) Microsoft
7 22 (10.89%) Banking
8 21 (10.40%) MySQL
9 20 (9.90%) SharePoint
10 18 (8.91%) Scrum
10 18 (8.91%) Symfony
10 18 (8.91%) Zend
10 18 (8.91%) Yii
11 17 (8.42%) ASP.NET
11 17 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (8.42%) Kanban
11 17 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (7.92%) Java
12 16 (7.92%) MSTest
13 15 (7.43%) CIMA
13 15 (7.43%) TDD
13 15 (7.43%) Root Cause Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (9.90%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.46%) IIS
3 4 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.98%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.99%) Node.js
6 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.97%) MS Office
3 3 (1.49%) MS Project
3 3 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.95%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (4.95%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (4.95%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (4.95%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (4.95%) Oracle Receivables
1 10 (4.95%) Oracle Assets
1 10 (4.95%) Oracle AGIS
2 5 (2.48%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.99%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.99%) Maximo
6 1 (0.50%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Office 365
2 2 (0.99%) SaaS
3 1 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.95%) DHCP
1 10 (4.95%) DNS
2 6 (2.97%) FTP
3 5 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.98%) SAN
5 2 (0.99%) Internet
5 2 (0.99%) LAN
5 2 (0.99%) WAN
5 2 (0.99%) Firewall
6 1 (0.50%) SSH
6 1 (0.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.50%) Telnet
6 1 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.40%) MySQL
3 10 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (3.96%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.97%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.49%) MS Access
8 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.50%) Big Data
9 1 (0.50%) QlikView
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (7.92%) MSTest
2 13 (6.44%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (6.44%) Moq
2 13 (6.44%) NUnit
3 6 (2.97%) Subversion
3 6 (2.97%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.98%) Selenium
5 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.99%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.99%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.50%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 22 (10.89%) Banking
2 12 (5.94%) Retail
3 7 (3.47%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.97%) Marketing
5 4 (1.98%) Games
6 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.99%) Law
7 2 (0.99%) Front Office
7 2 (0.99%) Back Office
7 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (22.77%) Developer
2 44 (21.78%) Analyst
3 20 (9.90%) Project Manager
3 20 (9.90%) PHP Developer
4 15 (7.43%) .NET Developer
5 12 (5.94%) Test Analyst
6 11 (5.45%) Systems Analyst
6 11 (5.45%) Support Analyst
7 10 (4.95%) Systems Support Analyst
7 10 (4.95%) Systems Support
7 10 (4.95%) Oracle Analyst
7 10 (4.95%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 9 (4.46%) Strategy Manager
8 9 (4.46%) Data Manager
8 9 (4.46%) Business Analyst
9 8 (3.96%) Senior Manager
9 8 (3.96%) PMO Analyst
10 7 (3.47%) Business Manager
10 7 (3.47%) Junior
10 7 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.89%) HTML
1 22 (10.89%) .NET
2 18 (8.91%) Symfony
2 18 (8.91%) Yii
3 17 (8.42%) ASP.NET
4 14 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (6.44%) Unity DI Container
5 13 (6.44%) Castle Windsor
5 13 (6.44%) Ninject
5 13 (6.44%) Spring.NET
5 13 (6.44%) WCF
6 8 (3.96%) .NET Framework
7 7 (3.47%) WPF
7 7 (3.47%) jQuery
8 6 (2.97%) RESTful
8 6 (2.97%) WinForms
8 6 (2.97%) SOAP
8 6 (2.97%) JAX-RS
9 5 (2.48%) HTML5
9 5 (2.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.44%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.44%) Inversion of Control
3 12 (5.94%) NHS
4 7 (3.47%) Social Network
4 7 (3.47%) Data Integration
5 6 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.48%) Open Source
7 4 (1.98%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.49%) iPad
8 3 (1.49%) User Experience
9 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.99%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.99%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.99%) PMI
9 2 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.99%) Replication
9 2 (0.99%) Clustering
10 1 (0.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.88%) Windows
2 11 (5.45%) UNIX
3 9 (4.46%) Linux
4 5 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.98%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.30%) Project Management
2 34 (16.83%) MVC
3 33 (16.34%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (11.88%) ITIL
5 23 (11.39%) OO
6 18 (8.91%) Scrum
7 17 (8.42%) Kanban
7 17 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (7.43%) TDD
8 15 (7.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 15 (7.43%) Web Application Development
8 15 (7.43%) OO PHP
9 13 (6.44%) Dependency Injection
9 13 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (5.45%) CRM
10 11 (5.45%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.95%) E-Commerce
11 10 (4.95%) Service Management
11 10 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (4.95%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.30%) SQL
2 29 (14.36%) JavaScript
3 22 (10.89%) PHP
3 22 (10.89%) C#
4 16 (7.92%) Java
5 4 (1.98%) C++
5 4 (1.98%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.98%) Python
6 2 (0.99%) Ruby
6 2 (0.99%) PHP5
6 2 (0.99%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.99%) TypeScript
6 2 (0.99%) C
6 2 (0.99%) VBA
7 1 (0.50%) VBScript
7 1 (0.50%) VB
7 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.50%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 15 (7.43%) CIMA
2 13 (6.44%) ACCA
3 12 (5.94%) Degree
4 10 (4.95%) ISTQB
4 10 (4.95%) ISEB
5 8 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.47%) CCNA
6 7 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.48%) MCSE
7 5 (2.48%) CCA
7 5 (2.48%) MBA
8 4 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.98%) MCITP
8 4 (1.98%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.49%) ICAEW
9 3 (1.49%) CIPFA
10 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.99%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.94%) SLA
1 12 (5.94%) QA
2 6 (2.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.50%) COBIT
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.98%) XenDesktop
2 4 (1.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (10.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.91%) Zend
3 13 (6.44%) Oracle
4 8 (3.96%) Twitter
5 7 (3.47%) Facebook
6 6 (2.97%) VMware
7 4 (1.98%) HP
7 4 (1.98%) SAP
7 4 (1.98%) Cisco
8 2 (0.99%) Fidessa
8 2 (0.99%) Citrix
8 2 (0.99%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.99%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.99%) Teradata
8 2 (0.99%) Tableau
9 1 (0.50%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.50%) Alias
9 1 (0.50%) CA
9 1 (0.50%) IBM
9 1 (0.50%) Cognos
Merseyside
Real Staffing
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Premier IT
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £50,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £30,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Manchester, Greater Manchester,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £45,000 + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Global Eye
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Shop Direct
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, pension, negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
JB Leitch
Salary: £0 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago