The table below looks at the statistics for HFM 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 HFM over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Rank 237 220 246
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing HFM 12 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.27% 0.068%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.69% 2.57% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 3
Average salary £50,500 £52,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.88% +9.47%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
HFM
England

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

Business Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
708 738 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.53% 10.65% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 530 612 650
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

HFM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HFM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

HFM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

HFM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

HFM Salary Trend in the North West

HFM
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HFM across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

HFM Salary Histogram in the North West

HFM
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 HFM within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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 -27 4 £65,000 +36.84%
Cheshire - 4 - -
Lancashire - 3 £36,000 -
HFM
England

HFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing HFM 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 HFM.

1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
1 41 (100.00%) Finance
2 30 (73.17%) Management Information System
3 24 (58.54%) Validation
3 24 (58.54%) Release Management
3 24 (58.54%) Delphi
3 24 (58.54%) SQL
3 24 (58.54%) VB
3 24 (58.54%) UNIX
3 24 (58.54%) Oracle Financials
3 24 (58.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 24 (58.54%) IBM
3 24 (58.54%) Remedy
3 24 (58.54%) Aquila
3 24 (58.54%) Relational Database
3 24 (58.54%) FileNet
4 17 (41.46%) Hyperion
5 15 (36.59%) Essbase
5 15 (36.59%) Quality Management
5 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
5 15 (36.59%) Data Quality
6 13 (31.71%) Hyperion Planning
6 13 (31.71%) Data Integration
6 13 (31.71%) Time Management
6 13 (31.71%) Data Management
7 8 (19.51%) Retail
7 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
7 8 (19.51%) Fujitsu
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (4.88%) Dimensional Modelling

HFM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing HFM 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 HFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (58.54%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 24 (58.54%) Oracle Financials
2 13 (31.71%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (58.54%) Relational Database
2 15 (36.59%) Essbase
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.88%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 41 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Retail
2 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) Analyst
1 24 (58.54%) Technical Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) Consultant
2 13 (31.71%) Hyperion Consultant
2 13 (31.71%) Integration Consultant
2 13 (31.71%) Data Consultant
2 13 (31.71%) Data Integration Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 30 (73.17%) Management Information System
2 13 (31.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Validation
1 24 (58.54%) Release Management
2 15 (36.59%) Quality Management
3 13 (31.71%) Time Management
3 13 (31.71%) Data Management
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL
4 2 (4.88%) ETL
4 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.88%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) Delphi
1 24 (58.54%) SQL
1 24 (58.54%) VB
1 24 (58.54%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (58.54%) IBM
2 24 (58.54%) Remedy
2 24 (58.54%) Aquila
3 17 (41.46%) Hyperion
4 8 (19.51%) Fujitsu
5 2 (4.88%) Informatica