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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 15 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 91 65 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.09% 9.00% 9.20%
As % of the General category 41.94% 37.14% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 73 65 60
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -11.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,400 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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
217 175 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 33.59% 24.24% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 172 148 130
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £57,500 £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 August 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 August 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
Stoke-on-Trent +29 53 £43,750 -20.45% 6
Lichfield +9 11 £45,000 +16.12%
Tamworth -11 9 £28,550 -18.42% 4
Cannock +10 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 81 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 70 (35.90%) SQL
3 68 (34.87%) .NET
4 60 (30.77%) C#
5 42 (21.54%) ASP.NET
6 37 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (18.46%) T-SQL
8 33 (16.92%) E-Commerce
8 33 (16.92%) Project Management
9 31 (15.90%) HTML
10 29 (14.87%) JavaScript
11 28 (14.36%) .NET Framework
11 28 (14.36%) MVC
12 26 (13.33%) Degree
13 25 (12.82%) WCF
13 25 (12.82%) CSS
14 24 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (12.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 23 (11.79%) Microsoft
15 23 (11.79%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (11.28%) XML
17 21 (10.77%) Web Services
17 21 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (10.77%) SDLC
18 20 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 20 (10.26%) Games
19 19 (9.74%) QA
20 18 (9.23%) Retail
20 18 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
20 18 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 2 (1.03%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.51%) CMS
2 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.51%) IIS
2 1 (0.51%) JBoss
2 1 (0.51%) Apache
2 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.54%) MS Project
3 2 (1.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.05%) ResourceLink
2 4 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (2.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.59%) SAN
2 5 (2.56%) LAN
3 4 (2.05%) WAN
3 4 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.05%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.51%) Skype
4 1 (0.51%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 11 (5.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (5.13%) OLTP
9 8 (4.10%) RDBMS
9 8 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (2.05%) Big Data
12 3 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.54%) MySQL
13 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.51%) OLAP
14 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (7.18%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.15%) NUnit
3 10 (5.13%) ReSharper
3 10 (5.13%) MSTest
3 10 (5.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (5.13%) Moq
4 3 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.51%) Selenium
6 1 (0.51%) Subversion
6 1 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 20 (10.26%) Games
2 18 (9.23%) Retail
3 17 (8.72%) Marketing
4 8 (4.10%) Banking
5 6 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 66 (33.85%) Developer
2 30 (15.38%) Analyst
3 29 (14.87%) .NET Developer
4 24 (12.31%) DBA
5 19 (9.74%) Business Analyst
6 15 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 13 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 13 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 12 (6.15%) PPC Specialist
8 12 (6.15%) PPC Manager
8 12 (6.15%) PPC Analyst
8 12 (6.15%) PPC Executive
9 9 (4.62%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.10%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 7 (3.59%) SQL Server DBA
11 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (3.59%) AWS Developer
11 7 (3.59%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (34.87%) .NET
2 42 (21.54%) ASP.NET
3 31 (15.90%) HTML
4 28 (14.36%) .NET Framework
5 25 (12.82%) WCF
5 25 (12.82%) CSS
6 22 (11.28%) XML
7 21 (10.77%) Web Services
8 18 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (7.18%) SOAP
10 13 (6.67%) HTML5
11 12 (6.15%) Entity Framework
11 12 (6.15%) jQuery
12 11 (5.64%) LINQ
13 10 (5.13%) Spring.NET
13 10 (5.13%) Castle Windsor
13 10 (5.13%) Ninject
13 10 (5.13%) CSS3
13 10 (5.13%) Unity DI Container
13 10 (5.13%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.79%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (7.18%) Replication
2 14 (7.18%) Clustering
3 11 (5.64%) N-Tier
3 11 (5.64%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.13%) Social Network
4 10 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.10%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.56%) Physics
6 5 (2.56%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.54%) Social Media
8 2 (1.03%) Blog
8 2 (1.03%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.51%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.15%) Windows
2 11 (5.64%) Linux
3 5 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (16.92%) E-Commerce
2 33 (16.92%) Project Management
3 28 (14.36%) MVC
4 24 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (10.77%) SDLC
6 18 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (8.72%) SOA
8 16 (8.21%) Mentoring
9 15 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (7.69%) Web Development
10 14 (7.18%) Scrum
10 14 (7.18%) TDD
10 14 (7.18%) Business Analysis
10 14 (7.18%) Capacity Planning
11 13 (6.67%) CRM
12 12 (6.15%) PRINCE2
12 12 (6.15%) Pay per click
12 12 (6.15%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 70 (35.90%) SQL
2 60 (30.77%) C#
3 36 (18.46%) T-SQL
4 29 (14.87%) JavaScript
5 16 (8.21%) VB.NET
6 9 (4.62%) Java
7 7 (3.59%) VB
8 6 (3.08%) Haskell
8 6 (3.08%) Erlang
8 6 (3.08%) F#
8 6 (3.08%) Scala
9 4 (2.05%) R
9 4 (2.05%) PHP
9 4 (2.05%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.54%) VB6
11 1 (0.51%) Ruby
11 1 (0.51%) XPath
11 1 (0.51%) PHP5
11 1 (0.51%) ABAP
11 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (13.33%) Degree
2 5 (2.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (2.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (2.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
3 1 (0.51%) CCA
3 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.51%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.74%) QA
2 9 (4.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.03%) vSphere
Vendors
1 23 (11.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.18%) Google
3 12 (6.15%) VMware
4 10 (5.13%) Facebook
4 10 (5.13%) Twitter
5 9 (4.62%) SAP
6 8 (4.10%) Pegasus
7 7 (3.59%) Citrix
7 7 (3.59%) Cisco
8 4 (2.05%) Sage
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle
9 3 (1.54%) Northgate
9 3 (1.54%) Omniture
9 3 (1.54%) Adobe
10 2 (1.03%) Sophos
10 2 (1.03%) Splunk
11 1 (0.51%) Oneserve
11 1 (0.51%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.51%) Remedy
11 1 (0.51%) Kronos
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + generous package
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + generous package
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28550 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Dixons Carphone
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago