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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 10 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 87 50 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.45% 8.47% 7.94%
As % of the General category 54.38% 40.32% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 69 43 29
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £35,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
160 124 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 30.25% 21.02% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 127 112 109
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 36 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Lichfield +4 29 £26,000 -38.82% 3
Tamworth -4 4 - -
Burton-upon-Trent +13 2 £56,250 -
Stafford - 2 £40,000 - 1
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 49 (33.33%) SQL
2 38 (25.85%) .NET
3 34 (23.13%) E-Commerce
4 32 (21.77%) SQL Server
5 25 (17.01%) CRM
5 25 (17.01%) Microsoft
6 24 (16.33%) C#
6 24 (16.33%) Project Management
7 21 (14.29%) Windows
7 21 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 18 (12.24%) Software Testing
8 18 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (12.24%) ASP.NET
9 17 (11.56%) HTML
9 17 (11.56%) VB
10 16 (10.88%) Visual Studio
10 16 (10.88%) SharePoint
10 16 (10.88%) MS Excel
10 16 (10.88%) Test Scripting
11 15 (10.20%) Migration
12 14 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
13 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (8.16%) ISEB
14 12 (8.16%) PRINCE2
14 12 (8.16%) VB.NET
14 12 (8.16%) jQuery
14 12 (8.16%) Web Development
15 11 (7.48%) T-SQL
15 11 (7.48%) JavaScript

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 16 (10.88%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (4.08%) SAS
4 4 (2.72%) IIS
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.36%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (10.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.08%) MS Office
3 4 (2.72%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.04%) MS Project
5 2 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) SAN
1 3 (2.04%) Wireless
2 2 (1.36%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.36%) NAS
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) VoIP
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.08%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.04%) MySQL
8 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.36%) MS Access
8 2 (1.36%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (10.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.08%) JIRA
3 5 (3.40%) Selenium
3 5 (3.40%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.72%) MSTest
5 3 (2.04%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (5.44%) Marketing
2 5 (3.40%) Games
2 5 (3.40%) Banking
2 5 (3.40%) Retail
3 4 (2.72%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.36%) Legal
4 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (29.93%) Analyst
2 38 (25.85%) Developer
3 24 (16.33%) Business Analyst
4 12 (8.16%) C# Developer
5 11 (7.48%) Project Manager
5 11 (7.48%) Senior Business Analyst
5 11 (7.48%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (6.80%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.44%) Administrator
7 8 (5.44%) Applications Support
8 7 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 7 (4.76%) Tester
8 7 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.08%) Software Tester
9 6 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.08%) MI Developer
9 6 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (3.40%) SharePoint Administrator
10 5 (3.40%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.85%) .NET
2 18 (12.24%) ASP.NET
3 17 (11.56%) HTML
4 12 (8.16%) jQuery
5 10 (6.80%) CSS
6 9 (6.12%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.76%) XML
7 7 (4.76%) HTML5
8 5 (3.40%) WinForms
9 4 (2.72%) WCF
9 4 (2.72%) WPF
9 4 (2.72%) Web Services
9 4 (2.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (2.72%) CSS3
10 3 (2.04%) Middleware
10 3 (2.04%) Kendo UI
10 3 (2.04%) SOAP
10 3 (2.04%) ADO.NET
10 3 (2.04%) Classic ASP
10 3 (2.04%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.44%) Statistics
2 7 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.40%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.72%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.04%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.68%) Open Source
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (3.40%) Android
3 4 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.04%) Linux
5 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.13%) E-Commerce
2 25 (17.01%) CRM
3 24 (16.33%) Project Management
4 21 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 18 (12.24%) Software Testing
5 18 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (10.88%) Test Scripting
7 15 (10.20%) Migration
8 12 (8.16%) PRINCE2
8 12 (8.16%) Web Development
9 11 (7.48%) OOP
9 11 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (7.48%) MVC
10 10 (6.80%) Change Management
10 10 (6.80%) OO
11 9 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.12%) Data Protection
11 9 (6.12%) Business Transformation
12 8 (5.44%) Data Migration
12 8 (5.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 49 (33.33%) SQL
2 24 (16.33%) C#
3 17 (11.56%) VB
4 12 (8.16%) VB.NET
5 11 (7.48%) T-SQL
5 11 (7.48%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.40%) Java
7 4 (2.72%) VB6
8 3 (2.04%) Haskell
8 3 (2.04%) Erlang
8 3 (2.04%) F#
8 3 (2.04%) Scala
8 3 (2.04%) PHP
8 3 (2.04%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.36%) VBA
9 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.16%) ISEB
2 8 (5.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.72%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.72%) Degree
5 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (0.68%) MBA
5 1 (0.68%) CISSP
5 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) QA
2 5 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.36%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.36%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (17.01%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.44%) Business Objects
3 6 (4.08%) SAP
4 5 (3.40%) Remedy
5 4 (2.72%) VMware
5 4 (2.72%) Oracle
5 4 (2.72%) Symbian
5 4 (2.72%) Citrix
6 3 (2.04%) Nintex
7 2 (1.36%) Brocade
7 2 (1.36%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.36%) EMC
7 2 (1.36%) Cisco
8 1 (0.68%) Avaya
8 1 (0.68%) Sage
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