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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 45 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.06% 25.00% 15.71%
As % of the General category 57.69% 62.75% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 36
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
78 51 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 41.71% 39.84% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 64 29 83
Average salary £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £35,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 1 September 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 27 (33.75%) SAP
2 25 (31.25%) Project Management
3 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (22.50%) PRINCE2
4 18 (22.50%) Degree
5 16 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 16 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 16 (20.00%) Retail
6 15 (18.75%) Change Management
7 14 (17.50%) SAP MM
7 14 (17.50%) Programme Management
7 14 (17.50%) MS Project
8 12 (15.00%) PMI Certification
9 11 (13.75%) Risk Management
9 11 (13.75%) Banking
9 11 (13.75%) Logistics
9 11 (13.75%) Retail Banking
9 11 (13.75%) SDLC
10 10 (12.50%) Project Planning
10 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (11.25%) MS Visio
11 9 (11.25%) MS Office
11 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (10.00%) Process Management
12 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
13 7 (8.75%) Primavera
13 7 (8.75%) SAP PP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.25%) SAS
1 1 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.50%) MS Project
3 9 (11.25%) MS Office
3 9 (11.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.25%) SPSS
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 14 (17.50%) SAP MM
2 7 (8.75%) SAP PP
2 7 (8.75%) Primavera
2 7 (8.75%) SAP SD
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (5.00%) SAP WM
5 3 (3.75%) SAP MDM
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (2.50%) Orchard Housing
6 2 (2.50%) Aareon QL
6 2 (2.50%) OPENHousing
6 2 (2.50%) MIS ActiveH
6 2 (2.50%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (2.50%) Academy Housing
6 2 (2.50%) arcHouse
6 2 (2.50%) Agresso
6 2 (2.50%) Lawson
6 2 (2.50%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (1.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) PBX
1 7 (8.75%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.75%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.25%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.25%) Big Data
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 16 (20.00%) Retail
2 11 (13.75%) Banking
2 11 (13.75%) Retail Banking
3 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Legal
4 3 (3.75%) Billing
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Interactive Media
6 1 (1.25%) Electronics
6 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Project Manager
2 12 (15.00%) Analyst
3 6 (7.50%) Consultant
3 6 (7.50%) Developer
3 6 (7.50%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 5 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 4 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (3.75%) SAP Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Support Consultant
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (3.75%) Portfolio Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) Architect
7 2 (2.50%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Test Manager
7 2 (2.50%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.50%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) HTML
1 6 (7.50%) .NET
1 6 (7.50%) XML
2 5 (6.25%) jQuery
2 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.25%) CSS
2 5 (6.25%) Web Services
2 5 (6.25%) CSS3
3 1 (1.25%) HTML5
3 1 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.75%) IVR
4 5 (6.25%) PMI
4 5 (6.25%) Graphic Design
4 5 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.00%) User Experience
6 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.25%) Statistics
8 1 (1.25%) Social Media
8 1 (1.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Linux
2 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Project Management
2 18 (22.50%) PRINCE2
3 16 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 15 (18.75%) Change Management
5 14 (17.50%) Programme Management
6 11 (13.75%) Logistics
6 11 (13.75%) Risk Management
6 11 (13.75%) SDLC
7 10 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (10.00%) Process Management
9 7 (8.75%) ITIL
10 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.25%) Web Development
11 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
1 6 (7.50%) SQL
2 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
2 5 (6.25%) C#
2 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (1.25%) Perl
4 1 (1.25%) Python
4 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Degree
2 12 (15.00%) PMI Certification
3 7 (8.75%) PMP
4 5 (6.25%) AAT
4 5 (6.25%) CIMA
5 3 (3.75%) ICAEW
6 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.50%) ISEB
6 2 (2.50%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) PMBOK
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
3 3 (3.75%) QA
3 3 (3.75%) P3O
4 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) SAP ITS
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) SAP
2 20 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle
3 7 (8.75%) Cisco
3 7 (8.75%) Avaya
3 7 (8.75%) Genesys
3 7 (8.75%) Verint
4 5 (6.25%) Civica
5 3 (3.75%) LexisNexis
5 3 (3.75%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.50%) Sage
6 2 (2.50%) Northgate
6 2 (2.50%) Aareon
6 2 (2.50%) Kypera
6 2 (2.50%) Capita
6 2 (2.50%) Orchard
6 2 (2.50%) Infor
6 2 (2.50%) Epicor
6 2 (2.50%) Pegasus
6 2 (2.50%) CODA
Midlands
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 17 days ago