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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 29 51 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.42% 25.63% 16.24%
As % of the General category 32.22% 56.04% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 32
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
England

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
90 91 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 63.38% 45.73% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 51 65 70
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 29 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 22 (34.92%) Retail
2 17 (26.98%) ISEB
2 17 (26.98%) Software Testing
2 17 (26.98%) QA
3 16 (25.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (23.81%) Oracle
5 13 (20.63%) HP
5 13 (20.63%) Project Management
6 11 (17.46%) Oracle EBS
6 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (15.87%) Banking
8 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (12.70%) Aerospace
9 8 (12.70%) Scrum
9 8 (12.70%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (11.11%) SAP
10 7 (11.11%) Windows
11 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.52%) SaaS
11 6 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
11 6 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
12 5 (7.94%) Oracle Assets
12 5 (7.94%) Oracle General Ledger
12 5 (7.94%) SAP FI/CO
12 5 (7.94%) Change Management
12 5 (7.94%) SAP CO
12 5 (7.94%) SAP FI

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Project
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (7.94%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (7.94%) SAP CO
4 5 (7.94%) SAP FI
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (3.17%) HFM
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 1 (1.59%) SAP PLM
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (1.59%) SAP SD
8 1 (1.59%) SAP PP
8 1 (1.59%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) SAN
2 3 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (3.17%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Essbase
1 2 (3.17%) QlikView
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) PeopleTools
General
1 22 (34.92%) Retail
2 10 (15.87%) Banking
3 8 (12.70%) Aerospace
4 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.35%) Games
4 4 (6.35%) General Ledger
5 3 (4.76%) Back Office
6 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Billing
7 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.59%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Consultant
2 16 (25.40%) Test Consultant
3 13 (20.63%) Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Lead Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.35%) SAP Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Support Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) AS400
3 3 (4.76%) iSeries
4 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.59%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) UNIX
4 2 (3.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) Software Testing
2 13 (20.63%) Project Management
3 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (12.70%) Scrum
5 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.94%) Change Management
7 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.35%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Cash Management
7 4 (6.35%) Test Planning
7 4 (6.35%) People Management
8 3 (4.76%) Line Management
8 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.76%) Network Design
8 3 (4.76%) Time Management
8 3 (4.76%) Service Management
8 3 (4.76%) ERP
9 2 (3.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) PeopleCode
2 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.59%) SQR
3 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) ISEB
2 16 (25.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (6.35%) SAP Certification
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.76%) MCSE
5 2 (3.17%) PMP
5 2 (3.17%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.59%) Degree
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.59%) OCP
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.98%) QA
2 5 (7.94%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.76%) XenApp
2 3 (4.76%) XenServer
2 3 (4.76%) XenDesktop
2 3 (4.76%) vSphere
2 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Oracle
2 13 (20.63%) HP
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.11%) SAP
5 4 (6.35%) NetApp
5 4 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (6.35%) VMware
5 4 (6.35%) Citrix
6 3 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (3.17%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (3.17%) Hyperion
7 2 (3.17%) Informatica
8 1 (1.59%) TSYS
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
Midlands
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Midlands
Ciber
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago