The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 21 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 74 59 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.26% 9.01% 7.98%
As % of the General category 39.36% 38.82% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 73 58 31
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £32,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,950 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
188 152 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 26.07% 23.21% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 159 125 94
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
West Midlands

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -4 10 £55,000 +66.66% 1
Stafford -5 6 £29,000 -42.00% 2
Tamworth +12 4 £35,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent -2 4 £54,000 +68.75%
Lichfield -5 3 £37,500 -38.77% 1
Cannock -5 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (60.47%) SQL
2 46 (35.66%) .NET
3 40 (31.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (29.46%) Microsoft
5 37 (28.68%) HTML
6 35 (27.13%) C#
7 33 (25.58%) ASP.NET
7 33 (25.58%) CSS
7 33 (25.58%) XML
8 31 (24.03%) MVC
8 31 (24.03%) Web Development
9 30 (23.26%) VB.NET
10 29 (22.48%) SQL Server
10 29 (22.48%) MS Excel
11 28 (21.71%) HTML5
12 23 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (17.05%) Cognos
14 21 (16.28%) T-SQL
15 20 (15.50%) IIS
16 18 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (12.40%) JavaScript
18 14 (10.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (10.85%) Project Management
18 14 (10.85%) Management Information System
19 13 (10.08%) PRINCE2
20 12 (9.30%) Business Analysis
20 12 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
21 11 (8.53%) Retail
21 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2005
21 11 (8.53%) Windows

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (15.50%) IIS
2 4 (3.10%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.55%) SAS
3 2 (1.55%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (22.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.20%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.20%) MS Project
3 6 (4.65%) MS Office
4 2 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.55%) SPSS
5 1 (0.78%) Stata
5 1 (0.78%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.78%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) Broadband
2 3 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (0.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (22.48%) SQL Server
3 18 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (10.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (7.75%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.88%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.10%) OLTP
10 4 (3.10%) Big Data
11 3 (2.33%) Data Mining
11 3 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.55%) DTS
12 2 (1.55%) OLAP
12 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (1.55%) Subversion
1 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.78%) Moq
2 1 (0.78%) Phing
2 1 (0.78%) Ant
2 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.78%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.78%) Selenium
2 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (8.53%) Retail
2 9 (6.98%) Marketing
3 5 (3.88%) Billing
3 5 (3.88%) Automotive
4 2 (1.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (51.16%) Developer
2 23 (17.83%) Analyst
3 17 (13.18%) C# Developer
4 16 (12.40%) ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (12.40%) .NET Developer
4 16 (12.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (12.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (11.63%) Agile .NET Developer
5 15 (11.63%) Agile C# Developer
5 15 (11.63%) MI Developer
6 14 (10.85%) DBA
7 13 (10.08%) Project Manager
7 13 (10.08%) Administrator
8 12 (9.30%) SQL Developer
9 10 (7.75%) Web Developer
9 10 (7.75%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.20%) Business Analyst
11 7 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (4.65%) SQL Server DBA
12 6 (4.65%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.66%) .NET
2 37 (28.68%) HTML
3 33 (25.58%) XML
3 33 (25.58%) ASP.NET
3 33 (25.58%) CSS
4 28 (21.71%) HTML5
5 23 (17.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (7.75%) jQuery
7 8 (6.20%) CSS3
8 6 (4.65%) Sass
8 6 (4.65%) LESS
8 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (4.65%) .NET Framework
8 6 (4.65%) JSON
9 5 (3.88%) Web Services
10 4 (3.10%) SOAP
10 4 (3.10%) Dojo
10 4 (3.10%) WPF
10 4 (3.10%) XSLT
10 4 (3.10%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.65%) Replication
3 3 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.55%) Economics
4 2 (1.55%) Statistics
4 2 (1.55%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.55%) Social Media
4 2 (1.55%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.78%) New Media
5 1 (0.78%) SCADA
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) RIA
5 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.53%) Windows
2 1 (0.78%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) Debian
2 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.03%) MVC
1 31 (24.03%) Web Development
2 14 (10.85%) Project Management
3 13 (10.08%) PRINCE2
4 12 (9.30%) Business Analysis
4 12 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (7.75%) OO
6 9 (6.98%) E-Commerce
7 8 (6.20%) Change Management
7 8 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (6.20%) Waterfall
8 7 (5.43%) ERP
9 6 (4.65%) Service Management
9 6 (4.65%) Project Governance
9 6 (4.65%) Analytics
9 6 (4.65%) Supplier Management
9 6 (4.65%) Project Planning
10 5 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.47%) SQL
2 35 (27.13%) C#
3 30 (23.26%) VB.NET
4 21 (16.28%) T-SQL
5 16 (12.40%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.65%) VB
7 4 (3.10%) PHP
7 4 (3.10%) Java
8 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.78%) C
9 1 (0.78%) C++
9 1 (0.78%) VBA
9 1 (0.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) ISEB
2 1 (0.78%) PMP
2 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.78%) ACCA
2 1 (0.78%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (29.46%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.05%) Cognos
3 6 (4.65%) Google
4 3 (2.33%) VMware
4 3 (2.33%) Cisco
4 3 (2.33%) Citrix
5 2 (1.55%) Adobe
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle
5 2 (1.55%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.55%) Tableau
6 1 (0.78%) Talend
6 1 (0.78%) Omniture
6 1 (0.78%) DoubleClick
6 1 (0.78%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) Siemens
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago