The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 21 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 12 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.02% 22.97% 19.42%
As % of the General category 44.44% 54.84% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 20
Median salary £36,250 £34,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% -6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £17,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

General Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 31 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 20.30% 41.89% 33.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 33
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in Preston

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Finance.

1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 11 (34.38%) C#
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
5 10 (31.25%) Windows
5 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (28.13%) HTML
6 9 (28.13%) Advertising
7 8 (25.00%) AS400
7 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (25.00%) VB
7 8 (25.00%) CSS
7 8 (25.00%) SOAP
7 8 (25.00%) Web Services
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (25.00%) ITIL
7 8 (25.00%) Mainframe
7 8 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 8 (25.00%) VB6
7 8 (25.00%) Ajax
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (25.00%) WCF
7 8 (25.00%) iSeries
7 8 (25.00%) RESTful
7 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (25.00%) SDLC
8 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.50%) Service Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
1 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (28.13%) Advertising
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 8 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 8 (25.00%) C# Programmer
2 8 (25.00%) Programmer
2 8 (25.00%) VB Analyst Programmer
2 8 (25.00%) VB Programmer
2 8 (25.00%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
2 8 (25.00%) VB6 Programmer
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) IT Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Business Manager
6 3 (9.38%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Service Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Business Development Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
1 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) Ajax
3 8 (25.00%) CSS
3 8 (25.00%) RESTful
3 8 (25.00%) SOAP
3 8 (25.00%) WCF
3 8 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.25%) OLE
5 2 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) AS400
1 8 (25.00%) iSeries
1 8 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Data Management
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Service Management
3 4 (12.50%) Web Development
4 3 (9.38%) API Integration
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Process Management
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) VB
3 8 (25.00%) VB6
4 2 (6.25%) Delphi
4 2 (6.25%) Pascal
5 1 (3.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle