The table below looks at the statistics for Financial Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Financial Analysis over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Analysis
Rank 251 254 231
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Financial Analysis 3 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.045% 0.041% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.052% 0.049% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
Financial Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Financial Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analysis across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Financial Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Financial Analysis
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analysis across the North West region.

Financial Analysis Salary Trend in the North West

Financial Analysis
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analysis within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 2 £40,000 -
Manchester -1 1 - -
Financial Analysis
England

Financial Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Financial Analysis 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 Financial Analysis.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) CIMA
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Back Office
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (16.67%) ACCA
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Process Management
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Business Development
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Velocity

Financial Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Financial Analysis 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 Financial Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CIMA
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (16.67%) IIBA
2 1 (16.67%) CBAP
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (16.67%) ACCA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos