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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 16 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 22.54% 16.30% 8.82%
As % of the General category 57.14% 57.69% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 6
Average salary £51,250 £37,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% +53.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £44,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
28 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 39.44% 28.26% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 9
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £31,200 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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 6 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Walsall

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (44.83%) Oracle
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (31.03%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (31.03%) OOD
5 8 (27.59%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (27.59%) Project Management
6 7 (24.14%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
6 7 (24.14%) XML
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (24.14%) Procure-to-pay
6 7 (24.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (20.69%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (17.24%) Toad
8 5 (17.24%) Hyperion
8 5 (17.24%) SQLPlus
8 5 (17.24%) ITSM
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
8 5 (17.24%) Workflow
8 5 (17.24%) Service Management
8 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
8 5 (17.24%) Demand Management
8 5 (17.24%) Oracle BI Publisher

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 5 (17.24%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Business Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (6.90%) HFM
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (17.24%) SQLPlus
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (17.24%) Toad
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Billing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Relationships Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Change Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Change Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Data Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Engagement Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) Ext JS
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.45%) Ember.js
3 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) Dojo
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (31.03%) OOD
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (24.14%) Procure-to-pay
5 6 (20.69%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.24%) Service Management
6 5 (17.24%) ITSM
6 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
6 5 (17.24%) Workflow
6 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
6 5 (17.24%) Demand Management
6 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
7 4 (13.79%) Analytics
7 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
8 3 (10.34%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.34%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Hyperion
3 4 (13.79%) Informatica
3 4 (13.79%) Cognizant
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft