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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Finance 29 13 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 26.61% 7.22% 20.79%
As % of the General category 52.73% 28.89% 48.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 18
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £45,000 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
55 45 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 50.46% 25.00% 42.57%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 46
Average salary £55,000 £42,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.65% -14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 5 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (46.00%) Project Management
3 21 (42.00%) MS Excel
4 17 (34.00%) Retail
5 15 (30.00%) Change Management
6 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (26.00%) SAP
7 13 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (22.00%) Business Analysis
9 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
9 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
9 9 (18.00%) SaaS
10 8 (16.00%) Windows
10 8 (16.00%) SAP FI
10 8 (16.00%) Banking
11 7 (14.00%) SAP CO
11 7 (14.00%) Games
11 7 (14.00%) SAP FI/CO
11 7 (14.00%) Programme Management
11 7 (14.00%) MS Office
11 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
11 7 (14.00%) SAP Certification
11 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (14.00%) General Ledger
12 6 (12.00%) Degree
12 6 (12.00%) Retail Banking
12 6 (12.00%) PMI Certification
12 6 (12.00%) Oracle
12 6 (12.00%) Risk Management
13 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (42.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.00%) MS Visio
2 7 (14.00%) MS Office
3 5 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) SAP FI
2 7 (14.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (14.00%) SAP CO
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (6.00%) Primavera
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (2.00%) SAP SD
4 1 (2.00%) SAP MM
4 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) SAN
2 3 (6.00%) CTI
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) PBX
3 1 (2.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (4.00%) QlikView
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (4.00%) OLAP
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.00%) PeopleTools
General
1 17 (34.00%) Retail
2 9 (18.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (16.00%) Banking
4 7 (14.00%) General Ledger
4 7 (14.00%) Games
5 6 (12.00%) Retail Banking
6 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (6.00%) Legal
7 3 (6.00%) Billing
8 2 (4.00%) Marketing
9 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
9 1 (2.00%) Back Office
9 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (20.00%) Architect
2 10 (20.00%) Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 7 (14.00%) SAP Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Support Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) QlikView Developer
6 2 (4.00%) QlikView Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) DBA
7 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis Manager
7 1 (2.00%) ITIL Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (8.00%) CSS
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
1 4 (8.00%) XML
1 4 (8.00%) HTML
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) jQuery
1 4 (8.00%) CSS3
2 2 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Graphic Design
2 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.00%) PMI
3 3 (6.00%) IVR
3 3 (6.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) DTV
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Project Management
2 15 (30.00%) Change Management
3 13 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (22.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (14.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (12.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.00%) Web Development
9 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.00%) ERP
9 4 (8.00%) MVC
10 3 (6.00%) DNA
10 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.00%) Network Design
11 2 (4.00%) Time Management
11 2 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) C#
1 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (6.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) PeopleCode
4 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) SAP Certification
2 6 (12.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) AAT
3 3 (6.00%) CIMA
3 3 (6.00%) ICAEW
3 3 (6.00%) PMP
3 3 (6.00%) MCSE
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.00%) XenApp
2 3 (6.00%) XenServer
2 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (6.00%) vSphere
2 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) SAP
3 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco
5 4 (8.00%) HP
5 4 (8.00%) Citrix
5 4 (8.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) NetApp
6 3 (6.00%) Verint
6 3 (6.00%) LexisNexis
6 3 (6.00%) Civica
6 3 (6.00%) Avaya
6 3 (6.00%) Genesys
7 1 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.00%) TSYS
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