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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 5 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Finance 38 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.24% 22.32% 3.83%
As % of the General category 60.32% 48.08% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 6
Average salary £31,250 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £37,950 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,250 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
63 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 26.92% 46.43% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 54 47 24
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +56.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,700 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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
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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 +2 30 £34,000 -20.00% 5
Oswestry - 1 £16,500 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £40,000 -
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 26 (31.71%) Banking
2 23 (28.05%) ITIL
3 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.51%) SQL
5 15 (18.29%) Project Management
6 14 (17.07%) ISEB
7 13 (15.85%) Retail
8 12 (14.63%) Scrum
8 12 (14.63%) Aerospace
8 12 (14.63%) Software Testing
8 12 (14.63%) QA
9 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
9 11 (13.41%) Windows
10 10 (12.20%) C#
10 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
11 9 (10.98%) .NET
11 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
12 8 (9.76%) SLA
12 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
12 8 (9.76%) SaaS
12 8 (9.76%) ISTQB
12 8 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (8.54%) Degree
13 7 (8.54%) Mathematics
13 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
14 6 (7.32%) C
14 6 (7.32%) VB
14 6 (7.32%) Service Management
14 6 (7.32%) Marketing
14 6 (7.32%) Procure-to-pay

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 2 (2.44%) IBM Notes
1 2 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.66%) MS Project
4 2 (2.44%) MS Office
4 2 (2.44%) Open Workbench
5 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Exstream
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Broadband
1 4 (4.88%) VoIP
1 4 (4.88%) Ethernet
1 4 (4.88%) Internet
1 4 (4.88%) DSL
2 3 (3.66%) DDNS
2 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.66%) DNS
3 2 (2.44%) SAN
3 2 (2.44%) NAS
3 2 (2.44%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.22%) OSPF
4 1 (1.22%) BGP
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.22%) VLAN
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.22%) IPv4
4 1 (1.22%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Selenium
1 4 (4.88%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (31.71%) Banking
2 13 (15.85%) Retail
3 12 (14.63%) Aerospace
4 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
5 6 (7.32%) Marketing
6 3 (3.66%) Billing
7 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.44%) Advertising
8 1 (1.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 33 (40.24%) Analyst
2 10 (12.20%) Project Manager
3 8 (9.76%) Business Analyst
3 8 (9.76%) Test Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Service Analyst
5 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
5 4 (4.88%) Consultant
5 4 (4.88%) Development Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Senior Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Test Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (4.88%) Test Consultant
5 4 (4.88%) Service Management Analyst
5 4 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (4.88%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Technical Services Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) NOC Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (3.66%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) .NET
2 3 (3.66%) COM
2 3 (3.66%) Web Services
2 3 (3.66%) XML
3 2 (2.44%) Middleware
3 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.22%) WinForms
4 1 (1.22%) jQuery
4 1 (1.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Mathematics
2 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.66%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.44%) Physics
5 2 (2.44%) Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) Statistics
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Windows
2 4 (4.88%) UNIX
3 2 (2.44%) Windows NT
3 2 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) ITIL
2 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.29%) Project Management
4 12 (14.63%) Scrum
4 12 (14.63%) Software Testing
5 11 (13.41%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.32%) Service Management
7 6 (7.32%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (6.10%) Line Management
8 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.88%) Test Scripting
9 4 (4.88%) Change Management
9 4 (4.88%) Document Management
9 4 (4.88%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.88%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.66%) Data Management
10 3 (3.66%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (3.66%) Financial Modelling
10 3 (3.66%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) SQL
2 10 (12.20%) C#
3 6 (7.32%) VB
3 6 (7.32%) C
4 5 (6.10%) VB6
5 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.88%) VBScript
6 2 (2.44%) COBOL
7 1 (1.22%) Java
7 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) ISEB
2 8 (9.76%) ISTQB
2 8 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (8.54%) Degree
4 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.22%) MCP
7 1 (1.22%) CCNA
7 1 (1.22%) ACCA
7 1 (1.22%) CIMA
7 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
2 8 (9.76%) SLA
3 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.44%) XenApp
2 2 (2.44%) XenServer
2 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.44%) vSphere
3 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Citrix
2 5 (6.10%) VMware
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) HP
4 2 (2.44%) Lotus
5 1 (1.22%) Sage
5 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Brocade
5 1 (1.22%) SonicWALL
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