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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 8 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 94 73 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.03% 11.83% 13.34%
As % of the General category 50.54% 40.11% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 75 66 73
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £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
186 182 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.65% 29.50% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 160 167 187
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +20 83 £39,250 -1.87% 9
Wirral 0 6 £40,000 +29.03%
Southport -3 2 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (17.30%) SQL
1 32 (17.30%) Project Management
2 25 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 24 (12.97%) MVC
4 23 (12.43%) Microsoft
5 22 (11.89%) .NET
5 22 (11.89%) Windows
6 20 (10.81%) C#
6 20 (10.81%) Banking
7 18 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (9.19%) HTML
8 17 (9.19%) Oracle
8 17 (9.19%) SharePoint
8 17 (9.19%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (8.65%) SQL Server
9 16 (8.65%) CIMA
10 15 (8.11%) PHP
11 14 (7.57%) Java
11 14 (7.57%) MySQL
11 14 (7.57%) MS Office
11 14 (7.57%) ACCA
11 14 (7.57%) Retail
12 13 (7.03%) SAP
12 13 (7.03%) ASP.NET
12 13 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (7.03%) SAP FI
12 13 (7.03%) Analytics
13 12 (6.49%) MS Excel
13 12 (6.49%) .NET Framework
14 11 (5.95%) OO

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (9.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.32%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.16%) IIS
3 4 (2.16%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.08%) Node.js
5 2 (1.08%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 14 (7.57%) MS Office
2 12 (6.49%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.16%) MS Project
4 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.54%) Edge Animate
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (7.03%) SAP FI
2 11 (5.95%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (5.95%) SAP CO
3 10 (5.41%) Oracle General Ledger
3 10 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (5.41%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (5.41%) Oracle Receivables
3 10 (5.41%) Oracle Assets
3 10 (5.41%) Oracle Financials
3 10 (5.41%) Oracle AGIS
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.08%) SalesLogix
7 1 (0.54%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.54%) CA Clarity
7 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.78%) Office 365
2 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) SaaS
3 2 (1.08%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.78%) SAN
2 4 (2.16%) Internet
2 4 (2.16%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.62%) DNS
3 3 (1.62%) DHCP
4 2 (1.08%) SNMP
5 1 (0.54%) Firewall
5 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.57%) MySQL
3 10 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.62%) MS Access
7 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.08%) QlikView
7 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.54%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (0.54%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (0.54%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.54%) Big Data
8 1 (0.54%) OLAP
8 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.54%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (3.24%) Subversion
1 6 (3.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.70%) Selenium
2 5 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.70%) NUnit
2 5 (2.70%) MSTest
2 5 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (2.70%) Moq
3 2 (1.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.08%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (10.81%) Banking
2 14 (7.57%) Retail
3 9 (4.86%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.70%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.08%) Marketing
6 2 (1.08%) Back Office
6 2 (1.08%) Games
6 2 (1.08%) Law
6 2 (1.08%) Legal
6 2 (1.08%) Billing
6 2 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (25.41%) Analyst
2 44 (23.78%) Developer
3 25 (13.51%) Project Manager
4 15 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 13 (7.03%) Business Analyst
5 13 (7.03%) .NET Developer
5 13 (7.03%) PHP Developer
6 11 (5.95%) Systems Analyst
7 10 (5.41%) Systems Support
7 10 (5.41%) Systems Support Analyst
7 10 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (5.41%) Oracle Analyst
7 10 (5.41%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 10 (5.41%) SAP Analyst
8 9 (4.86%) Administrator
9 8 (4.32%) Junior Developer
9 8 (4.32%) Consultant
9 8 (4.32%) Junior
9 8 (4.32%) Junior .NET Developer
10 7 (3.78%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.89%) .NET
2 17 (9.19%) HTML
3 13 (7.03%) ASP.NET
4 12 (6.49%) .NET Framework
5 11 (5.95%) Symfony
5 11 (5.95%) Yii
6 7 (3.78%) WCF
6 7 (3.78%) jQuery
6 7 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (3.78%) HTML5
7 6 (3.24%) SOAP
7 6 (3.24%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.70%) Unity DI Container
8 5 (2.70%) Backbone.js
8 5 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (2.70%) CSS
8 5 (2.70%) WinForms
8 5 (2.70%) Spring.NET
8 5 (2.70%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (2.70%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.78%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 5 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.16%) FMCG
4 2 (1.08%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.08%) PMI
4 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.08%) Replication
4 2 (1.08%) Clustering
4 2 (1.08%) User Experience
4 2 (1.08%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.54%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.54%) Derivative
5 1 (0.54%) NHS
5 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.54%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.89%) Windows
2 9 (4.86%) Linux
3 8 (4.32%) UNIX
4 7 (3.78%) HPUX
4 7 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.62%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.30%) Project Management
2 24 (12.97%) MVC
3 18 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (9.19%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (7.03%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (7.03%) Analytics
6 11 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (5.95%) OO
6 11 (5.95%) Scrum
6 11 (5.95%) Migration
7 10 (5.41%) ITIL
7 10 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 10 (5.41%) Kanban
8 9 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (4.32%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (4.32%) OO PHP
10 7 (3.78%) Web Application Development
10 7 (3.78%) CRM
10 7 (3.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.30%) SQL
2 25 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 20 (10.81%) C#
4 15 (8.11%) PHP
5 14 (7.57%) Java
6 9 (4.86%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.78%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.70%) Python
9 3 (1.62%) C++
10 2 (1.08%) VB
10 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.08%) VBA
10 2 (1.08%) Ruby
10 2 (1.08%) PHP5
10 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.08%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.54%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.54%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (8.65%) CIMA
2 14 (7.57%) ACCA
3 6 (3.24%) Degree
4 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.16%) ISEB
5 4 (2.16%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.16%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.62%) ICAEW
6 3 (1.62%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.62%) CIPFA
7 2 (1.08%) CCAB
7 2 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.08%) MCSA
7 2 (1.08%) PMP
7 2 (1.08%) MCDST
8 1 (0.54%) MCITP
8 1 (0.54%) AAT
8 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.95%) SLA
1 11 (5.95%) QA
2 6 (3.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) COBIT
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.78%) Firmware
3 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) Windows Intune
2 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.08%) Nagios
3 1 (0.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.19%) Oracle
3 13 (7.03%) SAP
4 11 (5.95%) Zend
5 7 (3.78%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.24%) HP
7 4 (2.16%) Fujitsu
8 3 (1.62%) Tableau
8 3 (1.62%) Cognos
9 2 (1.08%) Cisco
9 2 (1.08%) Citrix
9 2 (1.08%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.08%) Reuters
9 2 (1.08%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.08%) Teradata
10 1 (0.54%) Brocade
10 1 (0.54%) VMware
10 1 (0.54%) CA
10 1 (0.54%) Apple
10 1 (0.54%) IBM
Liverpool, Merseyside
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
Venturi
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago