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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 26 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 56 58 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.71% 8.64% 7.32%
As % of the General category 37.09% 39.46% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 54 55 24
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £77,500
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
151 147 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 20.80% 21.91% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 125 118 86
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £69,000 £57,500
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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -3 8 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Tamworth +10 5 £35,000 -
Lichfield -9 4 £38,750 -18.42% 2
Stafford -5 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Cannock -7 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £54,000 -
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 78 (60.00%) SQL
2 47 (36.15%) .NET
3 40 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 38 (29.23%) C#
5 37 (28.46%) HTML
5 37 (28.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (27.69%) ASP.NET
7 34 (26.15%) XML
7 34 (26.15%) Web Development
8 33 (25.38%) VB.NET
9 32 (24.62%) CSS
10 30 (23.08%) MVC
11 29 (22.31%) HTML5
12 27 (20.77%) SQL Server
13 25 (19.23%) MS Excel
13 25 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (16.92%) Cognos
14 22 (16.92%) T-SQL
15 20 (15.38%) IIS
16 17 (13.08%) Project Management
17 15 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
18 14 (10.77%) Business Analysis
18 14 (10.77%) PRINCE2
18 14 (10.77%) JavaScript
19 13 (10.00%) OO
19 13 (10.00%) Management Information System
19 13 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 13 (10.00%) Relational Database
20 12 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
20 12 (9.23%) Windows

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 20 (15.38%) IIS
2 4 (3.08%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.54%) CMS
3 2 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.15%) MS Project
3 6 (4.62%) MS Office
4 5 (3.85%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.54%) SPSS
5 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.77%) Stata
6 1 (0.77%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.77%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.08%) Broadband
1 4 (3.08%) SAN
2 1 (0.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 27 (20.77%) SQL Server
3 15 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.38%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.54%) Big Data
9 2 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.54%) OLAP
9 2 (1.54%) OLTP
9 2 (1.54%) DTS
10 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.77%) QlikView
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.54%) Subversion
2 1 (0.77%) Ant
2 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.77%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.77%) Selenium
2 1 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.77%) Moq
2 1 (0.77%) Phing
General
1 11 (8.46%) Retail
2 9 (6.92%) Marketing
3 5 (3.85%) Automotive
4 4 (3.08%) Billing
5 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Advertising
6 1 (0.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (50.00%) Developer
2 20 (15.38%) Analyst
2 20 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 18 (13.85%) ASP.NET Developer
3 18 (13.85%) .NET Developer
3 18 (13.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 18 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (13.08%) Agile .NET Developer
4 17 (13.08%) Agile C# Developer
5 15 (11.54%) MI Developer
6 14 (10.77%) Project Manager
6 14 (10.77%) DBA
7 13 (10.00%) Administrator
8 11 (8.46%) Web Developer
9 10 (7.69%) Business Analyst
10 9 (6.92%) Senior Developer
11 8 (6.15%) SQL Developer
11 8 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (5.38%) Software Developer
13 6 (4.62%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (36.15%) .NET
2 37 (28.46%) HTML
3 36 (27.69%) ASP.NET
4 34 (26.15%) XML
5 32 (24.62%) CSS
6 29 (22.31%) HTML5
7 25 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (6.92%) jQuery
9 8 (6.15%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.38%) CSS3
11 5 (3.85%) WinForms
11 5 (3.85%) WPF
11 5 (3.85%) JSON
11 5 (3.85%) Sass
11 5 (3.85%) LESS
12 4 (3.08%) Dojo
12 4 (3.08%) Web Services
13 3 (2.31%) XSLT
13 3 (2.31%) SOAP
13 3 (2.31%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.08%) Replication
3 2 (1.54%) Social Media
3 2 (1.54%) Economics
3 2 (1.54%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.54%) Statistics
3 2 (1.54%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.77%) SCADA
4 1 (0.77%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.77%) RIA
4 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.77%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.23%) Windows
2 2 (1.54%) UNIX
3 1 (0.77%) Linux
3 1 (0.77%) Debian
3 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.15%) Web Development
2 30 (23.08%) MVC
3 17 (13.08%) Project Management
4 14 (10.77%) Business Analysis
4 14 (10.77%) PRINCE2
5 13 (10.00%) OO
6 12 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (6.92%) Change Management
8 8 (6.15%) Waterfall
8 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.38%) CRM
9 7 (5.38%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.38%) ERP
10 6 (4.62%) Project Governance
10 6 (4.62%) Project Planning
10 6 (4.62%) Supplier Management
10 6 (4.62%) Service Management
10 6 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.85%) OOP
11 5 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.00%) SQL
2 38 (29.23%) C#
3 33 (25.38%) VB.NET
4 22 (16.92%) T-SQL
5 14 (10.77%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.62%) VB
7 4 (3.08%) PHP
7 4 (3.08%) Java
8 2 (1.54%) C
8 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.77%) C++
9 1 (0.77%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.77%) ISEB
2 1 (0.77%) PMP
2 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.92%) Cognos
3 5 (3.85%) Google
4 4 (3.08%) VMware
4 4 (3.08%) Citrix
4 4 (3.08%) Cisco
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle
6 2 (1.54%) Tableau
6 2 (1.54%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.54%) Adobe
7 1 (0.77%) Siemens
7 1 (0.77%) SAP
7 1 (0.77%) Omniture
7 1 (0.77%) DoubleClick
7 1 (0.77%) Talend
Staffordshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benifits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago