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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 34 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 50 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.92% 7.31% 7.35%
As % of the General category 35.46% 36.80% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 48 44 19
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,600 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £77,500
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
141 125 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.50% 19.87% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 123 103 95
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £22,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,900 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Lichfield +4 13 £41,500 -12.63% 2
Stoke-on-Trent -5 7 £31,500 -10.00%
Tamworth - 6 £35,000 -
Cannock -6 2 £38,000 -5.00%
Stafford -3 1 £34,000 -32.00% 1
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 77 (57.04%) SQL
2 45 (33.33%) .NET
3 37 (27.41%) ASP.NET
4 36 (26.67%) C#
5 35 (25.93%) VB.NET
5 35 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 34 (25.19%) HTML
6 34 (25.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (24.44%) Web Development
8 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (20.00%) CSS
9 27 (20.00%) XML
10 25 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 25 (18.52%) MVC
11 24 (17.78%) HTML5
12 23 (17.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (16.30%) T-SQL
13 22 (16.30%) Cognos
14 21 (15.56%) MS Excel
14 21 (15.56%) Business Analysis
15 20 (14.81%) Project Management
16 18 (13.33%) Mentoring
17 17 (12.59%) IIS
18 15 (11.11%) OO
19 14 (10.37%) Relational Database
19 14 (10.37%) Windows
19 14 (10.37%) PRINCE2
20 13 (9.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
21 12 (8.89%) JavaScript

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (12.59%) IIS
2 3 (2.22%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.48%) CMS
3 2 (1.48%) SAS
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.93%) MS Project
3 4 (2.96%) MS Office
4 2 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.48%) SPSS
4 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.48%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.74%) Stata
5 1 (0.74%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) SAN
2 2 (1.48%) Broadband
3 1 (0.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.37%) Relational Database
4 13 (9.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (5.19%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.48%) DTS
11 2 (1.48%) OLAP
12 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.74%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Subversion
1 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.74%) Ant
2 1 (0.74%) Moq
2 1 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.74%) Phing
2 1 (0.74%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 11 (8.15%) Retail
2 8 (5.93%) Marketing
3 5 (3.70%) Automotive
4 2 (1.48%) Billing
4 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (43.70%) Developer
2 31 (22.96%) Analyst
3 21 (15.56%) C# Developer
4 18 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 18 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 18 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (12.59%) Agile .NET Developer
5 17 (12.59%) Agile C# Developer
6 15 (11.11%) MI Developer
7 14 (10.37%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (10.37%) Project Manager
8 12 (8.89%) Senior Business Analyst
9 11 (8.15%) DBA
10 9 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 9 (6.67%) Administrator
11 7 (5.19%) Web Developer
11 7 (5.19%) Team Leader
11 7 (5.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (33.33%) .NET
2 37 (27.41%) ASP.NET
3 34 (25.19%) HTML
4 27 (20.00%) CSS
4 27 (20.00%) XML
5 24 (17.78%) HTML5
6 23 (17.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.19%) WinForms
8 7 (5.19%) WPF
9 6 (4.44%) jQuery
10 4 (2.96%) Dojo
10 4 (2.96%) CSS3
11 2 (1.48%) Sass
11 2 (1.48%) LESS
11 2 (1.48%) REST
12 1 (0.74%) DOM
12 1 (0.74%) Web Services
12 1 (0.74%) Regular Expression
12 1 (0.74%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.15%) Management Information System
1 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.22%) Data Integration
2 3 (2.22%) User Experience
3 2 (1.48%) Statistics
3 2 (1.48%) Economics
3 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.48%) Replication
4 1 (0.74%) Clustering
4 1 (0.74%) Social Media
4 1 (0.74%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.74%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.74%) New Media
4 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.74%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.37%) Windows
2 2 (1.48%) UNIX
3 1 (0.74%) Linux
3 1 (0.74%) Debian
3 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.44%) Web Development
2 32 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (18.52%) MVC
4 21 (15.56%) Business Analysis
5 20 (14.81%) Project Management
6 18 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 15 (11.11%) OO
8 14 (10.37%) PRINCE2
9 11 (8.15%) CRM
9 11 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (7.41%) Change Management
10 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.67%) Business Transformation
12 8 (5.93%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.19%) OOP
13 7 (5.19%) ERP
13 7 (5.19%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.44%) Project Planning
14 6 (4.44%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (57.04%) SQL
2 36 (26.67%) C#
3 35 (25.93%) VB.NET
4 22 (16.30%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.96%) PHP
6 4 (2.96%) Java
6 4 (2.96%) VB
7 2 (1.48%) C
7 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.74%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.74%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (4.44%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (0.74%) PMP
3 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) QA
2 4 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.30%) Cognos
3 4 (2.96%) VMware
3 4 (2.96%) Cisco
3 4 (2.96%) Citrix
3 4 (2.96%) Oracle
4 3 (2.22%) SAP
5 2 (1.48%) Google
5 2 (1.48%) Tableau
5 2 (1.48%) Adobe
6 1 (0.74%) Talend
6 1 (0.74%) Omniture
6 1 (0.74%) DoubleClick
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + +Car + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago