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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 101 46 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.73% 6.58% 7.80%
As % of the General category 49.03% 34.59% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80 44 49
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £31,000
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
206 133 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.09% 19.03% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 160 112 111
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +31 55 £43,750 -20.45% 2
Tamworth -1 15 £28,550 -18.42% 2
Lichfield -4 9 £42,500 - 2
Cannock +10 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 74 (38.95%) SQL Server
2 67 (35.26%) .NET
3 65 (34.21%) SQL
4 55 (28.95%) C#
5 39 (20.53%) ASP.NET
6 34 (17.89%) HTML
6 34 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (17.37%) JavaScript
8 32 (16.84%) E-Commerce
9 31 (16.32%) Project Management
9 31 (16.32%) .NET Framework
10 30 (15.79%) CSS
11 27 (14.21%) Degree
12 26 (13.68%) T-SQL
13 24 (12.63%) MVC
13 24 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (12.63%) QA
14 23 (12.11%) Games
14 23 (12.11%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (11.58%) Microsoft
15 22 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (11.05%) Web Services
16 21 (11.05%) XML
16 21 (11.05%) SDLC
17 20 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
17 20 (10.53%) CRM
17 20 (10.53%) Retail
18 19 (10.00%) WCF
18 19 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (10.00%) Continuous Integration

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (1.58%) Moodle
2 1 (0.53%) IIS
2 1 (0.53%) JBoss
2 1 (0.53%) Apache
2 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.53%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.53%) CMS
2 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (4.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.58%) MS Project
3 2 (1.05%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.68%) ResourceLink
3 4 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.16%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.74%) SAN
2 6 (3.16%) LAN
3 3 (1.58%) WAN
3 3 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.58%) VPN
3 3 (1.58%) Internet
3 3 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.58%) GPRS
4 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.53%) Skype
4 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (38.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (8.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (6.84%) Relational Database
6 12 (6.32%) OLTP
7 11 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (4.21%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.58%) Big Data
12 2 (1.05%) MySQL
13 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (6.32%) Visual Studio
2 10 (5.26%) ReSharper
3 8 (4.21%) NUnit
4 6 (3.16%) MSTest
4 6 (3.16%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (3.16%) Moq
5 2 (1.05%) Selenium
5 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.53%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.53%) Subversion
6 1 (0.53%) Maven
6 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (12.11%) Games
2 20 (10.53%) Retail
3 15 (7.89%) Marketing
4 7 (3.68%) Banking
4 7 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (32.11%) Developer
2 31 (16.32%) Analyst
3 27 (14.21%) .NET Developer
4 20 (10.53%) DBA
5 17 (8.95%) Business Analyst
6 16 (8.42%) Project Manager
7 15 (7.89%) SQL DBA
8 14 (7.37%) Team Leader
9 13 (6.84%) C# Developer
9 13 (6.84%) PPC Specialist
9 13 (6.84%) PPC Manager
9 13 (6.84%) PPC Analyst
9 13 (6.84%) PPC Executive
10 10 (5.26%) .NET Team Leader
11 9 (4.74%) Infrastructure Manager
11 9 (4.74%) Web Developer
11 9 (4.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 8 (4.21%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.68%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (35.26%) .NET
2 39 (20.53%) ASP.NET
3 34 (17.89%) HTML
4 31 (16.32%) .NET Framework
5 30 (15.79%) CSS
6 21 (11.05%) Web Services
6 21 (11.05%) XML
7 19 (10.00%) WCF
8 17 (8.95%) HTML5
9 15 (7.89%) SOAP
10 14 (7.37%) CSS3
10 14 (7.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (5.79%) Entity Framework
11 11 (5.79%) LINQ
11 11 (5.79%) jQuery
12 10 (5.26%) ADO.NET
13 9 (4.74%) WinForms
14 8 (4.21%) Middleware
15 7 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (3.16%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.11%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (9.47%) N-Tier
3 16 (8.42%) Replication
3 16 (8.42%) Clustering
4 12 (6.32%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.79%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.68%) Mathematics
8 6 (3.16%) Social Network
8 6 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (2.63%) Hedge funds
9 5 (2.63%) Physics
10 4 (2.11%) Chip and PIN
11 3 (1.58%) E-Learning
11 3 (1.58%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
12 2 (1.05%) Social Media
13 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.53%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.32%) Windows
2 11 (5.79%) Linux
3 5 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (16.84%) E-Commerce
3 31 (16.32%) Project Management
4 24 (12.63%) MVC
4 24 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (11.05%) SDLC
6 20 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (10.53%) CRM
7 19 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (8.95%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (8.95%) SOA
8 17 (8.95%) Mentoring
8 17 (8.95%) Capacity Planning
9 15 (7.89%) ERP
9 15 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 15 (7.89%) Web Development
10 14 (7.37%) Change Management
10 14 (7.37%) Analytics
11 13 (6.84%) Web Analytics
11 13 (6.84%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 65 (34.21%) SQL
2 55 (28.95%) C#
3 33 (17.37%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.68%) T-SQL
5 15 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 8 (4.21%) VB
6 8 (4.21%) Java
7 6 (3.16%) Haskell
7 6 (3.16%) Erlang
7 6 (3.16%) F#
7 6 (3.16%) Scala
8 4 (2.11%) VB6
9 3 (1.58%) PHP
9 3 (1.58%) R
9 3 (1.58%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.53%) C
10 1 (0.53%) C++
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby
10 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (14.21%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (0.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (0.53%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.53%) ISEB
2 1 (0.53%) CCA
2 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.53%) MBA
2 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.63%) QA
2 11 (5.79%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.11%) vSphere
3 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.42%) Google
3 15 (7.89%) VMware
3 15 (7.89%) SAP
4 11 (5.79%) Pegasus
5 9 (4.74%) Citrix
6 7 (3.68%) Sage
7 6 (3.16%) Facebook
7 6 (3.16%) Twitter
8 5 (2.63%) Omniture
8 5 (2.63%) Cisco
9 4 (2.11%) JDA
9 4 (2.11%) Oracle
9 4 (2.11%) Sophos
9 4 (2.11%) Kronos
9 4 (2.11%) RedPrairie
9 4 (2.11%) Splunk
9 4 (2.11%) Oneserve
10 3 (1.58%) Northgate
11 2 (1.05%) Adobe
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + package, travel expenses
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £41500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £61000 per annum + 20% bonus + homeworking
Posted: 18 days ago