The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Finance 18 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 19.78% 28.57% -
As % of the General category 69.23% 76.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 0
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 Walsall region.

General Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
26 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 28.57% 37.14% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 8
Average salary £41,250 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Finance
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Finance Salary Trend in Walsall

Finance
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Walsall

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 12 (34.29%) PRINCE2
2 8 (22.86%) Project Management
3 6 (17.14%) ISEB
3 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) Marketing
4 5 (14.29%) Degree
5 4 (11.43%) HTML
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.43%) .NET
5 4 (11.43%) CSS
5 4 (11.43%) CRM
5 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) Billing
5 4 (11.43%) Matrix Management
5 4 (11.43%) Sitecore
5 4 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.57%) C#
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (8.57%) SAP
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) MVC
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) Banking
6 3 (8.57%) Retail

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Sonic ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (14.29%) Marketing
2 4 (11.43%) Billing
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Project Manager
2 10 (28.57%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 4 (11.43%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Web Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Security Officer
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) PRINCE2
2 8 (22.86%) Project Management
3 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.43%) CRM
5 4 (11.43%) Matrix Management
6 3 (8.57%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) MVC
6 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
6 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
7 2 (5.71%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ISEB
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) HND
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Sitecore
2 3 (8.57%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle