The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Sale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank - 2 1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale - 37.50% 58.33%
As % of the General category - 75.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Manchester

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

General Category
Sale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sale 50.00% 50.00% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 7
Average salary £60,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Sale

Finance
Salary Trend in Sale

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

Finance Salary Trend in Sale

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sale

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sale 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 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Grails
3 3 (50.00%) Groovy
3 3 (50.00%) JPA
3 3 (50.00%) Redmine
3 3 (50.00%) JAX-RS
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 3 (50.00%) EJB
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Struts
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) Avaya

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Sale by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sale 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 2 (33.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) EJB
3 3 (50.00%) Grails
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) JAX-RS
3 3 (50.00%) JPA
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Struts
3 3 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) JDBC
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) BCP
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Groovy
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
1 2 (33.33%) Dell
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle