The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 40.00% 33.33% 19.44%
As % of the General category 66.67% 100.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £22,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -37.14%
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 Sutton Coldfield region.

General Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 60.00% 33.33% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 10
Average salary £35,000 £22,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Sutton Coldfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Finance
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Sutton Coldfield region.

Finance Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
2 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MBA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) XenServer
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe