The first 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 24 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 Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 18 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 22.22% 10.96% 5.88%
As % of the General category 72.00% 47.06% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 2
Average salary £45,250 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £22,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 30.86% 23.29% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 7
Average salary £43,250 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.27% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,550 £46,500 £42,500
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (39.39%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.21%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) Degree
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Marketing
4 5 (15.15%) HFM
4 5 (15.15%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (15.15%) Hyperion
5 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.12%) CRM
5 4 (12.12%) OOD
5 4 (12.12%) Matrix Management
5 4 (12.12%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (12.12%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 3 (9.09%) Banking
6 3 (9.09%) Retail
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Service Management
7 2 (6.06%) Middleware
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.06%) SQL
7 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
7 2 (6.06%) MS Office
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (3.03%) Sonic ESB
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) HFM
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (18.18%) Marketing
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Project Manager
2 10 (30.30%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Hyperion Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (6.06%) Security Officer
8 1 (3.03%) Head of Operations
8 1 (3.03%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) UAT Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.21%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.12%) CRM
4 4 (12.12%) OOD
4 4 (12.12%) Matrix Management
4 4 (12.12%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (12.12%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security
6 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CISMP
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft