The table below looks at the statistics for the Financial Analyst role 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 230 192 216
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 14 58 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.84% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.87% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 46 27
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £24,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Financial Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5465 6672 6306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.93% 96.56% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4584 5653 5289
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Financial Analyst Salary Trend in the North West

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Financial Analyst Salary Histogram in the North West

Financial Analyst
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 Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Manchester -14 11 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Merseyside -4 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Lancashire +19 1 £41,000 -3.52%
Financial Analyst
England

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Business Analysis
3 10 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (21.43%) Retail
6 6 (21.43%) System Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Process Improvement
7 5 (17.86%) Financial Analysis
7 5 (17.86%) Business Development
7 5 (17.86%) Law
7 5 (17.86%) Legal
7 5 (17.86%) Analytics
8 4 (14.29%) Banking
9 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.71%) Windows
10 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (7.14%) Oracle
10 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
10 2 (7.14%) ITIL
10 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 2 (7.14%) ISEB
10 2 (7.14%) Release Management
10 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
11 1 (3.57%) Degree
11 1 (3.57%) Capita
11 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) Informix
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 28 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Retail
3 5 (17.86%) Law
3 5 (17.86%) Legal
4 4 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Business Analysis
2 10 (35.71%) Data Analysis
2 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 6 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 6 (21.43%) System Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Analytics
4 5 (17.86%) Business Development
4 5 (17.86%) Financial Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.14%) Release Management
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Open Source
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Capita
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
2 1 (3.57%) Juniper
2 1 (3.57%) Sybase
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
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