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

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 97 66 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.16% 10.02% 9.66%
As % of the General category 52.43% 39.52% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 91 56 55
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
185 167 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 28.91% 25.34% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 161 126 118
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 7 May 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 7 May 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 +17 26 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Lichfield +9 26 £40,000 +77.77% 2
Tamworth - 23 £41,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent +9 2 £42,500 -21.29%
Cannock +11 1 £63,500 +92.42%
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 67 (35.45%) SQL
2 65 (34.39%) SQL Server
3 63 (33.33%) .NET
4 52 (27.51%) C#
5 42 (22.22%) Project Management
6 36 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 34 (17.99%) E-Commerce
8 32 (16.93%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (15.34%) T-SQL
10 25 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (13.23%) WCF
11 23 (12.17%) MVC
12 22 (11.64%) Software Testing
12 22 (11.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (10.58%) .NET Framework
15 19 (10.05%) Visual Studio
15 19 (10.05%) PRINCE2
16 18 (9.52%) CRM
16 18 (9.52%) Microsoft
16 18 (9.52%) HTML
17 17 (8.99%) Business Analysis
18 16 (8.47%) Windows
19 15 (7.94%) VB
19 15 (7.94%) XML
20 14 (7.41%) Scrum
20 14 (7.41%) VB.NET
20 14 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
21 13 (6.88%) jQuery
21 13 (6.88%) Test Scripting

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 8 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.12%) IIS
3 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.06%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.53%) JBoss
4 1 (0.53%) Apache
4 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.17%) MS Office
3 3 (1.59%) MS Project
4 2 (1.06%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.59%) ResourceLink
3 2 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.53%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) SAN
2 3 (1.59%) Wireless
3 2 (1.06%) NAS
3 2 (1.06%) Internet
3 2 (1.06%) WAN
3 2 (1.06%) LAN
3 2 (1.06%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) VoIP
4 1 (0.53%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (34.39%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (3.17%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.59%) Big Data
10 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.06%) MySQL
10 2 (1.06%) MS Access
10 2 (1.06%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.53%) OLTP
11 1 (0.53%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (10.05%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.82%) MSTest
3 10 (5.29%) NUnit
3 10 (5.29%) ReSharper
3 10 (5.29%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (5.29%) Moq
4 6 (3.17%) JIRA
5 4 (2.12%) WebDriver
5 4 (2.12%) Selenium
6 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.53%) Maven
7 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (6.88%) Marketing
2 11 (5.82%) Retail
3 7 (3.70%) Banking
4 6 (3.17%) Games
5 5 (2.65%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.12%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (28.57%) Developer
2 39 (20.63%) Analyst
3 29 (15.34%) .NET Developer
4 23 (12.17%) Business Analyst
5 22 (11.64%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.94%) C# Developer
7 10 (5.29%) Applications Support
8 9 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 9 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (4.23%) DBA
10 7 (3.70%) Tester
10 7 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.70%) Team Leader
10 7 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.17%) Software Tester
11 6 (3.17%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (2.65%) Senior Business Analyst
12 5 (2.65%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.65%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (33.33%) .NET
2 36 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 25 (13.23%) WCF
4 20 (10.58%) .NET Framework
5 18 (9.52%) HTML
6 15 (7.94%) XML
7 14 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (6.88%) jQuery
8 13 (6.88%) Web Services
9 12 (6.35%) CSS
9 12 (6.35%) SOAP
9 12 (6.35%) Entity Framework
10 11 (5.82%) LINQ
11 10 (5.29%) ADO.NET
11 10 (5.29%) Spring.NET
11 10 (5.29%) Castle Windsor
11 10 (5.29%) Ninject
11 10 (5.29%) Unity DI Container
12 5 (2.65%) WinForms
13 4 (2.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (5.29%) Social Network
2 10 (5.29%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.59%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.06%) Social Media
6 2 (1.06%) Statistics
6 2 (1.06%) Blog
6 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.53%) Replication
7 1 (0.53%) Clustering
7 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.53%) Open Source
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.47%) Windows
2 5 (2.65%) Android
3 4 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.12%) Linux
4 2 (1.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.22%) Project Management
2 34 (17.99%) E-Commerce
3 32 (16.93%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (12.17%) MVC
6 22 (11.64%) Software Testing
7 19 (10.05%) PRINCE2
8 18 (9.52%) CRM
9 17 (8.99%) Business Analysis
10 14 (7.41%) Scrum
11 13 (6.88%) Test Scripting
11 13 (6.88%) SOA
12 11 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (5.82%) Change Management
12 11 (5.82%) TDD
13 10 (5.29%) Logistics
13 10 (5.29%) Dependency Injection
13 10 (5.29%) Kanban
13 10 (5.29%) Web Application Development
13 10 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.45%) SQL
2 52 (27.51%) C#
3 29 (15.34%) T-SQL
4 15 (7.94%) VB
5 14 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 13 (6.88%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.70%) Java
8 6 (3.17%) VB6
9 3 (1.59%) PHP
9 3 (1.59%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.59%) Haskell
9 3 (1.59%) Erlang
9 3 (1.59%) F#
9 3 (1.59%) Scala
9 3 (1.59%) R
10 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.06%) VBA
11 1 (0.53%) XPath
11 1 (0.53%) PHP5
11 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (4.76%) Degree
2 5 (2.65%) ISEB
2 5 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (2.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (2.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 5 (2.65%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 5 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.06%) MBA
4 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.17%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 18 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.29%) VMware
2 10 (5.29%) SAP
2 10 (5.29%) Facebook
2 10 (5.29%) Twitter
3 8 (4.23%) Citrix
3 8 (4.23%) Business Objects
4 6 (3.17%) Cisco
5 4 (2.12%) Pegasus
5 4 (2.12%) Sage
5 4 (2.12%) Symbian
6 3 (1.59%) Oracle
7 2 (1.06%) Brocade
7 2 (1.06%) Northgate
7 2 (1.06%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.06%) EMC
7 2 (1.06%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) JDA
8 1 (0.53%) Remedy
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
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