The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 31 48 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.14% 16.84% 16.00%
As % of the General category 48.44% 38.71% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 39
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £32,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £73,750 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
64 124 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 45.71% 43.51% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 38 92 76
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
England

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Finance
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Midlands region.

Finance Salary Trend in the Midlands

Finance
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 17 (36.17%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (29.79%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (27.66%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
6 9 (19.15%) ETL
6 9 (19.15%) Hyperion
6 9 (19.15%) Informatica
6 9 (19.15%) HFM
6 9 (19.15%) Essbase
7 8 (17.02%) ERP
7 8 (17.02%) SQL
7 8 (17.02%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (14.89%) Retail
9 6 (12.77%) Windows
10 5 (10.64%) ITIL
10 5 (10.64%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (10.64%) CRM
10 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (10.64%) SAP
10 5 (10.64%) DRM
10 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
11 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.51%) AS400
11 4 (8.51%) Service Management
11 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
11 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
11 4 (8.51%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (8.51%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (6.38%) iSeries

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.26%) SAS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (19.15%) HFM
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Payroll
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (4.26%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (4.26%) SAP Business One
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (4.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (2.13%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (2.13%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Essbase
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (4.26%) SAP BW
5 2 (4.26%) SAP BI
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.13%) PeopleTools
2 1 (2.13%) JMeter
General
1 7 (14.89%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.13%) Front Office
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Consultant
2 15 (31.91%) Oracle Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) Business Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) E-Business Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle HR Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Team Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Hyperion Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) jQuery
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.13%) HTML5
3 1 (2.13%) CSS3
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) AS400
2 3 (6.38%) iSeries
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Spread Betting
4 1 (2.13%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (19.15%) ETL
3 8 (17.02%) ERP
4 5 (10.64%) ITIL
4 5 (10.64%) CRM
4 5 (10.64%) DRM
5 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.51%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (8.51%) Service Management
6 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.38%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (6.38%) ITSM
6 3 (6.38%) Validation
6 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.38%) EAM
7 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.26%) Time Management
7 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) VB
2 2 (4.26%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.13%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) ISEB
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (4.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCCM
1 2 (4.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) Hyperion
2 9 (19.15%) Informatica
3 5 (10.64%) SAP
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) HP
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) Sage
5 2 (4.26%) AppSense
5 2 (4.26%) NetSuite
5 2 (4.26%) Pegasus
5 2 (4.26%) Infor
6 1 (2.13%) CODA
6 1 (2.13%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.13%) Epicor
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) PeopleSoft