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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 17 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 13 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 8.90% 26.09% 22.64%
As % of the General category 25.00% 59.02% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 14
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £28,150 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £70,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Lancashire

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
52 61 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 35.62% 44.20% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 30
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +34.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £38,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 28 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Preston

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (19.44%) Project Management
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
1 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
1 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) PHP
2 6 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) .NET
3 5 (13.89%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Middleware
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) Web Development
4 4 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 4 (11.11%) MS Office
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) EAI
4 4 (11.11%) ISEB
4 4 (11.11%) CRM
4 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 3 (8.33%) C
5 3 (8.33%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
3 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
1 2 (5.56%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Change Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Navision Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) Middleware
2 3 (8.33%) J2EE
3 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) FIXML
4 1 (2.78%) FpML
4 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Project Management
1 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
1 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
2 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (11.11%) Web Development
3 4 (11.11%) EAI
3 4 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (8.33%) ERP
4 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) Scrum
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (8.33%) System Testing
4 3 (8.33%) Time Management
4 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 3 (8.33%) Matrix Management
4 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.56%) User Stories
5 2 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) PHP
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) C
3 3 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) ISEB
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago