The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
England / Midlands
Rank 8 4 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.67% 21.14% 10.86%
As % of the General category 22.22% 50.00% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 8
Median salary £49,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £41,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,850 £76,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

General Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 52 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 30.00% 42.28% 56.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 40 50
Median salary £46,250 £75,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.33% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £40,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) ERP
2 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) Cognos
3 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (42.86%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (42.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) MS Office
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (7.14%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.14%) Process Management
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
6 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (7.14%) SAP BPC
2 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Cognos Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Cognos Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) TM1 Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Software Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Sales Director
6 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) ERP
2 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Process Management
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Cognos
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com