The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 16 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 15 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.50% 3.70% 10.33%
As % of the General category 45.45% 23.08% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 12
Average salary £27,750 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.71% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £35,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
West Midlands

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

General Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 13 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.50% 16.05% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 28
Average salary £32,500 £35,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £30,250 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Finance Salary Trend in Shropshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Finance
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Telford +1 13 £23,000 -
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 15 (31.25%) Data Governance
2 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.67%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) IBM
2 8 (16.67%) HP
3 7 (14.58%) UNIX
3 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
4 6 (12.50%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.42%) Firewall
5 5 (10.42%) .NET
5 5 (10.42%) Project Management
5 5 (10.42%) Windows
5 5 (10.42%) C#
5 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.33%) Linux
6 4 (8.33%) ERP
6 4 (8.33%) LAN
6 4 (8.33%) WAN
6 4 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.33%) Logistics
6 4 (8.33%) Marketing
6 4 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (8.33%) Time Management
7 3 (6.25%) Waterfall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) LAN
2 4 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.08%) ActiveReports
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Analyst
2 16 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 15 (31.25%) Financial Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Junior
6 4 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Junior Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) C# Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) Business Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.17%) Change Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) UNIX
2 5 (10.42%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Data Governance
2 8 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.42%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) ERP
5 4 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.33%) Logistics
5 4 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (8.33%) Time Management
6 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.08%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (2.08%) Change Control
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.08%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) C#
2 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) MCITP
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) MCSA
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) IBM
1 8 (16.67%) HP
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Citrix
4 2 (4.17%) Kofax
5 1 (2.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos