The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Southport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southport 18.75% 20.00% -
As % of the General category 100.00% 66.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Finance
Merseyside

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

General Category
Southport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southport 18.75% 30.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Southport

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Southport

Finance
Salary Trend in Southport

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

Finance Salary Trend in Southport

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southport

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southport 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 4 (50.00%) Retail
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Southport by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southport 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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Technical Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle