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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 83 86 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 16.24% 12.87% 11.78%
As % of the General category 46.11% 38.05% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 73 71 59
Average salary £42,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
180 226 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.23% 33.83% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 159 200 165
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +13 64 £43,000 +22.85% 10
Wirral -4 6 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Southport -7 2 £41,250 +17.85% 1
St Helens +2 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (17.65%) Project Management
2 23 (13.53%) JavaScript
2 23 (13.53%) Banking
3 22 (12.94%) SQL
4 21 (12.35%) .NET
4 21 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (11.18%) Microsoft
6 18 (10.59%) Java
7 17 (10.00%) C#
7 17 (10.00%) Windows
7 17 (10.00%) Retail
8 15 (8.82%) MVC
8 15 (8.82%) HTML
8 15 (8.82%) SQL Server
9 14 (8.24%) MS Excel
10 13 (7.65%) SAP FI
10 13 (7.65%) SharePoint
10 13 (7.65%) MS Office
10 13 (7.65%) SAP
11 12 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (7.06%) Linux
11 12 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (7.06%) QA
11 12 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (6.47%) .NET Framework
12 11 (6.47%) Business Analysis
12 11 (6.47%) Manufacturing
12 11 (6.47%) SAP FI/CO
12 11 (6.47%) SAP CO
12 11 (6.47%) Tomcat

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (7.65%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.47%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.53%) IIS
4 4 (2.35%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.76%) JBoss
5 3 (1.76%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.18%) Node.js
6 2 (1.18%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.65%) MS Office
3 3 (1.76%) MS Project
4 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.59%) Edge Animate
5 1 (0.59%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.65%) SAP FI
2 11 (6.47%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (6.47%) SAP CO
3 4 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle AGIS
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.18%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.59%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.12%) Office 365
2 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) SAN
2 5 (2.94%) Internet
3 3 (1.76%) NAS
4 2 (1.18%) SNMP
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.88%) MySQL
4 7 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.18%) MS Access
8 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.59%) QlikView
9 1 (0.59%) OLAP
9 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.59%) OLTP
9 1 (0.59%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.59%) Big Data
9 1 (0.59%) Cognos Query Studio
9 1 (0.59%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 5 (2.94%) Selenium
2 3 (1.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.76%) Subversion
3 2 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.18%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.18%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.59%) MSTest
4 1 (0.59%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.59%) Moq
4 1 (0.59%) NUnit
4 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (13.53%) Banking
2 17 (10.00%) Retail
3 11 (6.47%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.94%) Back Office
5 5 (2.94%) Legal
5 5 (2.94%) Advertising
5 5 (2.94%) General Ledger
5 5 (2.94%) Marketing
6 4 (2.35%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.18%) German Language
7 2 (1.18%) Games
7 2 (1.18%) Billing
7 2 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (23.53%) Analyst
2 36 (21.18%) Developer
3 22 (12.94%) Project Manager
4 14 (8.24%) Business Analyst
5 10 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 10 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
6 9 (5.29%) Support Analyst
7 8 (4.71%) PHP Developer
7 8 (4.71%) Technical Manager
8 7 (4.12%) Consultant
8 7 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.12%) Senior Manager
8 7 (4.12%) Architect
8 7 (4.12%) Test Manager
9 6 (3.53%) Administrator
9 6 (3.53%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (3.53%) Service Manager
10 5 (2.94%) Technical Project Manager
10 5 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.35%) .NET
2 15 (8.82%) HTML
3 11 (6.47%) .NET Framework
4 9 (5.29%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.12%) Symfony
5 7 (4.12%) jQuery
5 7 (4.12%) HTML5
5 7 (4.12%) Yii
6 6 (3.53%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.94%) Backbone.js
7 5 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (2.94%) CSS
8 4 (2.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (2.35%) Silverlight
9 3 (1.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.76%) CSS3
9 3 (1.76%) SOAP
9 3 (1.76%) J2EE
9 3 (1.76%) Apache Flex
9 3 (1.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.35%) User Experience
4 4 (2.35%) FMCG
5 3 (1.76%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.18%) PMI
6 2 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.59%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.59%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.59%) Open Source
7 1 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.59%) New Media
7 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.00%) Windows
2 12 (7.06%) Linux
3 7 (4.12%) HPUX
3 7 (4.12%) UNIX
3 7 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.65%) Project Management
2 21 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (8.82%) MVC
4 12 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (6.47%) Business Analysis
6 10 (5.88%) Migration
6 10 (5.88%) ITIL
7 9 (5.29%) OO
7 9 (5.29%) Analytics
8 8 (4.71%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.71%) PRINCE
8 8 (4.71%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.12%) Service Management
9 7 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.12%) CRM
10 6 (3.53%) Six Sigma
10 6 (3.53%) Scrum
10 6 (3.53%) Change Management
10 6 (3.53%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.53%) JavaScript
2 22 (12.94%) SQL
3 18 (10.59%) Java
4 17 (10.00%) C#
5 11 (6.47%) PHP
6 7 (4.12%) Shell Script
7 6 (3.53%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.94%) Python
9 4 (2.35%) VBA
10 3 (1.76%) VBScript
10 3 (1.76%) C++
11 2 (1.18%) VB
11 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.18%) Ruby
11 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.18%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.59%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.59%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (5.29%) Degree
2 7 (4.12%) PMI Certification
2 7 (4.12%) ISEB
3 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.53%) ACCA
3 6 (3.53%) CIMA
4 5 (2.94%) PMP
5 4 (2.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.76%) MCSA
6 3 (1.76%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.76%) MCDST
6 3 (1.76%) CIPFA
6 3 (1.76%) ICAEW
6 3 (1.76%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.59%) MCP
8 1 (0.59%) HNC
8 1 (0.59%) HND
8 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) QA
2 3 (1.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.12%) Firmware
2 6 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (2.35%) Windows Intune
2 2 (1.18%) Nagios
3 1 (0.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.65%) SAP
3 10 (5.88%) Oracle
4 8 (4.71%) Zend
4 8 (4.71%) HP
5 7 (4.12%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.35%) Fujitsu
7 3 (1.76%) Tableau
7 3 (1.76%) Reuters
7 3 (1.76%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.76%) Remedy
7 3 (1.76%) Citrix
7 3 (1.76%) BMC
7 3 (1.76%) Cognos
7 3 (1.76%) Cisco
8 2 (1.18%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.18%) Teradata
9 1 (0.59%) Brocade
9 1 (0.59%) webMethods
9 1 (0.59%) Apple
Wirral, Merseyside
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Hudson - London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Seadrill
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Seadrill
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Seadrill
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + PACKAGE+MORE
Posted: 8 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive, car, phone , laptop, shares
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Merseyside
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Merseyside
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago