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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 5 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 16 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 19.28% 18.46% 8.47%
As % of the General category 48.48% 66.67% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 3
Average salary £51,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £28,300 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £82,000 £44,800
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 Walsall region.

General Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 39.76% 27.69% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 9
Average salary £42,000 £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +83.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £28,300 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,350 £35,380 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Walsall

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (37.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (28.57%) Project Management
3 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
4 7 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 7 (20.00%) ISEB
4 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (20.00%) Billing
5 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
6 5 (14.29%) C#
6 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.29%) SQL
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (11.43%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (11.43%) .NET
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 4 (11.43%) HTML
7 4 (11.43%) SAP
7 4 (11.43%) CSS
7 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.57%) ITSM
8 3 (8.57%) MVC
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.57%) Service Management
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.57%) Degree

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (20.00%) Billing
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Business Analyst
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Web Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Change Manager
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) SAP Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Relationships Manager
4 3 (8.57%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Data Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.86%) Spring
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) Dojo
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) Ext JS
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (28.57%) Project Management
3 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
4 7 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 7 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (11.43%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) ITSM
7 3 (8.57%) MVC
7 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Demand Management
7 3 (8.57%) Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
8 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) C#
1 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
1 4 (11.43%) SAP
2 3 (8.57%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Informatica