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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 51 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.29% 7.20% 6.61%
As % of the General category 79.69% 16.98% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 5
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £36,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
64 53 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 30.48% 42.40% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 21
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £27,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
(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 +13 40 £44,000 -2.22% 2
Oswestry - 1 £16,500 -
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 24 (34.78%) Banking
2 19 (27.54%) ITIL
3 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.19%) SQL
5 13 (18.84%) Retail
6 12 (17.39%) Scrum
6 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
6 12 (17.39%) Aerospace
6 12 (17.39%) ISEB
6 12 (17.39%) Software Testing
6 12 (17.39%) QA
7 9 (13.04%) C#
7 9 (13.04%) .NET
7 9 (13.04%) Windows
8 8 (11.59%) ISTQB
8 8 (11.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (10.14%) SaaS
9 7 (10.14%) Marketing
9 7 (10.14%) Mathematics
9 7 (10.14%) Project Management
10 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
10 6 (8.70%) Service Management
10 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.70%) Degree
11 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
11 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
11 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
11 5 (7.25%) UNIX

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (2.90%) IBM Notes
1 2 (2.90%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
1 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Exstream
1 1 (1.45%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Broadband
1 4 (5.80%) VoIP
1 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
1 4 (5.80%) DSL
2 3 (4.35%) DDNS
2 3 (4.35%) DNS
2 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) SAN
3 2 (2.90%) NAS
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
4 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.45%) VLAN
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.45%) VPN
4 1 (1.45%) IPv4
4 1 (1.45%) IPv6
4 1 (1.45%) OSPF
4 1 (1.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Selenium
1 4 (5.80%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (34.78%) Banking
2 13 (18.84%) Retail
3 12 (17.39%) Aerospace
4 7 (10.14%) Marketing
5 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.90%) Advertising
6 2 (2.90%) Billing
7 1 (1.45%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) Analyst
2 8 (11.59%) Test Analyst
3 6 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 6 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 4 (5.80%) Consultant
4 4 (5.80%) Development Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Senior Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Test Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Test Consultant
4 4 (5.80%) Service Management Analyst
4 4 (5.80%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (5.80%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Developer
5 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) Team Leader
6 2 (2.90%) Administrator
6 2 (2.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (2.90%) Middleware
3 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.45%) COM
4 1 (1.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.45%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.45%) WinForms
4 1 (1.45%) jQuery
4 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Mathematics
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.90%) Physics
4 2 (2.90%) Clustering
4 2 (2.90%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) UNIX
3 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) ITIL
2 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.39%) Software Testing
3 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 12 (17.39%) Scrum
4 7 (10.14%) Project Management
5 6 (8.70%) Service Management
6 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.80%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.80%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.80%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.35%) Line Management
8 3 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
8 3 (4.35%) Release Management
8 3 (4.35%) Pay per click
8 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.35%) Data Management
9 2 (2.90%) Wealth Management
9 2 (2.90%) Display Advertising
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) SQL
2 9 (13.04%) C#
3 5 (7.25%) VB
3 5 (7.25%) C
4 4 (5.80%) VBScript
4 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.90%) COBOL
5 2 (2.90%) VB6
6 1 (1.45%) Java
6 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.45%) VBA
6 1 (1.45%) SAPscript
6 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) ISEB
2 8 (11.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (11.59%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.70%) Degree
4 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.45%) CCNA
7 1 (1.45%) ACCA
7 1 (1.45%) CIMA
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
1 2 (2.90%) XenServer
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle
2 3 (4.35%) HP
2 3 (4.35%) Citrix
2 3 (4.35%) VMware
3 2 (2.90%) Lotus
4 1 (1.45%) Sage
4 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.45%) Google
4 1 (1.45%) Brocade
4 1 (1.45%) SonicWALL
4 1 (1.45%) Anaplan
4 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.45%) SAP
4 1 (1.45%) Cognos
4 1 (1.45%) IBM
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe
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