The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 15 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 80 81 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.99% 10.64% 8.85%
As % of the General category 41.03% 39.71% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 69 79 57
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,900 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 Staffordshire region.

General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
195 204 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.66% 26.81% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 164 170 130
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Finance Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Finance
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +29 45 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Tamworth -11 11 £40,000 +15.10% 1
Lichfield +7 10 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Cannock +14 1 £63,500 +95.38%
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 78 (41.71%) SQL Server
2 65 (34.76%) SQL
3 60 (32.09%) .NET
4 55 (29.41%) C#
5 38 (20.32%) ASP.NET
6 35 (18.72%) Project Management
7 32 (17.11%) T-SQL
7 32 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (16.04%) E-Commerce
9 25 (13.37%) WCF
9 25 (13.37%) MVC
10 24 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (12.30%) .NET Framework
11 23 (12.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (11.23%) Degree
12 21 (11.23%) Games
12 21 (11.23%) HTML
12 21 (11.23%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (10.70%) JavaScript
14 19 (10.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 19 (10.16%) SDLC
14 19 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (9.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 18 (9.63%) Microsoft
16 17 (9.09%) CSS
16 17 (9.09%) XML
17 16 (8.56%) Marketing
17 16 (8.56%) QA
17 16 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (8.02%) Performance Tuning

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.07%) ColdFusion
3 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.53%) IIS
3 1 (0.53%) JBoss
3 1 (0.53%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) MS Office
3 2 (1.07%) MS Project
3 2 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.14%) ResourceLink
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.28%) SAN
2 4 (2.14%) Internet
2 4 (2.14%) LAN
2 4 (2.14%) WAN
2 4 (2.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (41.71%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (10.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (9.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (7.49%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (4.81%) OLTP
8 8 (4.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.74%) RDBMS
10 6 (3.21%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.14%) Big Data
12 2 (1.07%) MySQL
12 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.53%) OLAP
13 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (7.49%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.42%) NUnit
3 10 (5.35%) ReSharper
3 10 (5.35%) MSTest
3 10 (5.35%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (5.35%) Moq
4 2 (1.07%) JIRA
4 2 (1.07%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.53%) Subversion
5 1 (0.53%) Maven
5 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (11.23%) Games
2 16 (8.56%) Marketing
3 15 (8.02%) Retail
4 10 (5.35%) Banking
5 6 (3.21%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.14%) Back Office
6 4 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.07%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 63 (33.69%) Developer
2 28 (14.97%) Analyst
3 27 (14.44%) .NET Developer
4 21 (11.23%) DBA
5 18 (9.63%) Business Analyst
6 17 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 14 (7.49%) C# Developer
8 13 (6.95%) SQL DBA
9 9 (4.81%) Team Leader
9 9 (4.81%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (4.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 9 (4.81%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.81%) PPC Specialist
9 9 (4.81%) PPC Manager
9 9 (4.81%) PPC Analyst
9 9 (4.81%) PPC Executive
10 6 (3.21%) AWS Developer
10 6 (3.21%) Applications Support
10 6 (3.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.21%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (32.09%) .NET
2 38 (20.32%) ASP.NET
3 25 (13.37%) WCF
4 23 (12.30%) .NET Framework
5 21 (11.23%) HTML
6 17 (9.09%) CSS
6 17 (9.09%) XML
7 16 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (8.02%) Web Services
9 12 (6.42%) jQuery
9 12 (6.42%) Entity Framework
9 12 (6.42%) SOAP
10 11 (5.88%) LINQ
11 10 (5.35%) ADO.NET
11 10 (5.35%) Castle Windsor
11 10 (5.35%) Ninject
11 10 (5.35%) Unity DI Container
11 10 (5.35%) Spring.NET
12 8 (4.28%) Middleware
13 6 (3.21%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.23%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.42%) Replication
2 12 (6.42%) Clustering
2 12 (6.42%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.35%) Social Network
3 10 (5.35%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.28%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.67%) Physics
6 5 (2.67%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.67%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.07%) Blog
7 2 (1.07%) Social Media
7 2 (1.07%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.07%) Statistics
8 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.02%) Windows
2 11 (5.88%) Linux
3 4 (2.14%) UNIX
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.07%) Android
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.72%) Project Management
2 32 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (16.04%) E-Commerce
4 25 (13.37%) MVC
5 24 (12.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (10.16%) SDLC
7 15 (8.02%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (8.02%) PRINCE2
8 14 (7.49%) CRM
8 14 (7.49%) SOA
8 14 (7.49%) Business Analysis
8 14 (7.49%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (6.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (6.95%) TDD
10 12 (6.42%) Scrum
10 12 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (5.88%) Web Development
11 11 (5.88%) Logistics
11 11 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 65 (34.76%) SQL
2 55 (29.41%) C#
3 32 (17.11%) T-SQL
4 20 (10.70%) JavaScript
5 15 (8.02%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.28%) VB
6 8 (4.28%) Java
7 7 (3.74%) Haskell
7 7 (3.74%) Erlang
7 7 (3.74%) F#
7 7 (3.74%) Scala
8 4 (2.14%) R
8 4 (2.14%) Objective-C
8 4 (2.14%) VB6
9 3 (1.60%) PHP
10 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.53%) C++
10 1 (0.53%) ABAP
10 1 (0.53%) Python
10 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (11.23%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 6 (3.21%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 6 (3.21%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 2 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.07%) ISEB
4 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.53%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.56%) QA
2 7 (3.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 18 (9.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.88%) VMware
3 10 (5.35%) SAP
3 10 (5.35%) Google
3 10 (5.35%) Facebook
3 10 (5.35%) Twitter
4 8 (4.28%) Citrix
5 7 (3.74%) Cisco
5 7 (3.74%) Pegasus
6 6 (3.21%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.14%) Sage
8 3 (1.60%) Northgate
8 3 (1.60%) Oracle
9 2 (1.07%) Symbian
9 2 (1.07%) Adobe
10 1 (0.53%) EMC
10 1 (0.53%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.53%) JDA
10 1 (0.53%) Kronos
10 1 (0.53%) Remedy
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago