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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 14 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 80 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.09% 8.96% 7.33%
As % of the General category 48.19% 41.67% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 61 44 22
Average salary £33,000 £52,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
166 132 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 27.17% 21.50% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 130 114 106
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Stoke-on-Trent +33 31 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Lichfield +1 23 £27,500 -35.29% 3
Burton-upon-Trent - 9 £56,250 -
Stafford +1 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Tamworth -3 2 £33,750 -10.00%
Cannock +3 1 £47,500 +48.43%
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 48 (37.80%) SQL
2 37 (29.13%) .NET
3 33 (25.98%) SQL Server
4 26 (20.47%) E-Commerce
4 26 (20.47%) Microsoft
5 23 (18.11%) C#
6 22 (17.32%) HTML
7 21 (16.54%) CRM
8 20 (15.75%) Business Analysis
9 19 (14.96%) ASP.NET
10 18 (14.17%) Windows
10 18 (14.17%) Project Management
11 16 (12.60%) T-SQL
11 16 (12.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (11.81%) VB.NET
12 15 (11.81%) Migration
13 14 (11.02%) Visual Studio
13 14 (11.02%) OO
13 14 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (11.02%) Web Development
14 13 (10.24%) JavaScript
14 13 (10.24%) VB
14 13 (10.24%) CSS
14 13 (10.24%) XML
14 13 (10.24%) SharePoint
14 13 (10.24%) Test Scripting
15 12 (9.45%) Dynamics CRM
15 12 (9.45%) Relational Database
16 11 (8.66%) OOP
16 11 (8.66%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (10.24%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (4.72%) SAS
4 4 (3.15%) IIS
5 2 (1.57%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.57%) CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.79%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.15%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.57%) MS Project
3 2 (1.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.79%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) SaaS
2 2 (1.57%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) SAN
1 2 (1.57%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.79%) NAS
2 1 (0.79%) LAN
2 1 (0.79%) VoIP
2 1 (0.79%) WAN
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) Firewall
2 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.98%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.45%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.66%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.72%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.36%) MySQL
9 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.57%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.57%) MS Access
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (11.02%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.94%) Selenium
2 5 (3.94%) WebDriver
3 4 (3.15%) MSTest
4 3 (2.36%) JIRA
4 3 (2.36%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (4.72%) Marketing
2 3 (2.36%) Games
3 2 (1.57%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (32.28%) Analyst
2 36 (28.35%) Developer
3 23 (18.11%) Business Analyst
4 12 (9.45%) C# Developer
5 11 (8.66%) Senior Business Analyst
5 11 (8.66%) Administrator
5 11 (8.66%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.51%) DBA
7 7 (5.51%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.51%) Test Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.72%) MI Developer
8 6 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) SharePoint Administrator
9 5 (3.94%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.13%) .NET
2 22 (17.32%) HTML
3 19 (14.96%) ASP.NET
4 13 (10.24%) CSS
4 13 (10.24%) XML
5 11 (8.66%) .NET Framework
5 11 (8.66%) jQuery
6 9 (7.09%) HTML5
7 7 (5.51%) WinForms
8 6 (4.72%) WPF
9 4 (3.15%) WCF
9 4 (3.15%) Web Services
9 4 (3.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (3.15%) CSS3
9 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (2.36%) Kendo UI
10 3 (2.36%) SOAP
10 3 (2.36%) ADO.NET
10 3 (2.36%) LINQ
11 1 (0.79%) CAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.51%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (4.72%) Statistics
3 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.15%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) RIA
7 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.79%) Open Source
7 1 (0.79%) Social Media
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.17%) Windows
2 2 (1.57%) Android
3 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.79%) Linux
3 1 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.47%) E-Commerce
2 21 (16.54%) CRM
3 20 (15.75%) Business Analysis
4 18 (14.17%) Project Management
5 15 (11.81%) Migration
6 14 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.02%) OO
6 14 (11.02%) Web Development
7 13 (10.24%) Test Scripting
8 11 (8.66%) OOP
8 11 (8.66%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (8.66%) Software Testing
8 11 (8.66%) MVC
9 10 (7.87%) Change Management
10 9 (7.09%) Data Protection
10 9 (7.09%) Business Transformation
11 8 (6.30%) Data Migration
11 8 (6.30%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.51%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 48 (37.80%) SQL
2 23 (18.11%) C#
3 16 (12.60%) T-SQL
4 15 (11.81%) VB.NET
5 13 (10.24%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.24%) VB
6 5 (3.94%) Java
7 3 (2.36%) PHP
8 2 (1.57%) VBA
8 2 (1.57%) VB6
8 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.79%) F#
9 1 (0.79%) Scala
9 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.79%) C
9 1 (0.79%) Haskell
9 1 (0.79%) Erlang
9 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.30%) ISEB
2 5 (3.94%) Degree
3 4 (3.15%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (3.15%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.79%) MBA
4 1 (0.79%) CISSP
4 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.57%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (20.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) Business Objects
3 5 (3.94%) SAP
3 5 (3.94%) Remedy
4 4 (3.15%) Oracle
5 3 (2.36%) Citrix
5 3 (2.36%) VMware
5 3 (2.36%) Nintex
6 2 (1.57%) Cisco
7 1 (0.79%) Symbian
7 1 (0.79%) Avaya
7 1 (0.79%) Hitachi
7 1 (0.79%) Sage
7 1 (0.79%) EMC
7 1 (0.79%) Google
7 1 (0.79%) Brocade
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 35k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago