The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 9 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 15 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 11.45% 13.97% 16.04%
As % of the General category 25.42% 34.55% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 14
Average salary £41,750 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.83% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,400 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
59 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 45.04% 40.44% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 31
Average salary £37,123 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.18% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £20,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
Lancashire

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Finance
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Finance Salary Trend in Preston

Finance
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Preston region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Preston

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
2 10 (27.03%) PHP
3 9 (24.32%) C#
3 9 (24.32%) .NET
3 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (21.62%) MS Visio
5 7 (18.92%) J2EE
5 7 (18.92%) Java
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
6 6 (16.22%) Business Transformation
6 6 (16.22%) User Stories
6 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 6 (16.22%) Degree
6 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.22%) UML
6 6 (16.22%) RAD
6 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
7 5 (13.51%) MS Office
7 5 (13.51%) SQL
8 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.81%) CRM
8 4 (10.81%) ERP
8 4 (10.81%) ISEB
8 4 (10.81%) Web Development
8 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Visio
2 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
3 5 (13.51%) MS Office
4 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Bugzilla
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Business Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Business Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Business Transformation Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Change Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Test Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Navision Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Change Project Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Professional Services Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Financial Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 7 (18.92%) J2EE
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) FIXML
5 1 (2.70%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) Derivative
2 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
2 9 (24.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (18.92%) Waterfall
4 6 (16.22%) Business Transformation
4 6 (16.22%) User Stories
4 6 (16.22%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
4 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.22%) UML
4 6 (16.22%) RAD
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) CRM
5 4 (10.81%) ERP
5 4 (10.81%) Web Development
6 3 (8.11%) Matrix Management
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.11%) System Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) PHP
2 9 (24.32%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) C
6 2 (5.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) HP
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
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