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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 4 6 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Finance 14 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 20.59% 18.28% 6.94%
As % of the General category 51.85% 58.62% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 5
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% +74.41%
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
27 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 39.71% 31.18% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 8
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 £30,750 £31,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,200 £46,600
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 22 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Walsall

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 22 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 11 (42.31%) SQL
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (34.62%) OOD
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (26.92%) XML
4 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
4 7 (26.92%) Procure-to-pay
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (23.08%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (19.23%) Service Management
6 5 (19.23%) SQLPlus
6 5 (19.23%) ITSM
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
6 5 (19.23%) Workflow
6 5 (19.23%) Toad
6 5 (19.23%) Hyperion
6 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (19.23%) Demand Management
6 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (19.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle FAH
5 2 (7.69%) HFM
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (19.23%) SQLPlus
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (19.23%) Toad
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
1 6 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Relationships Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Engagement Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Change Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
3 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Dojo
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Project Management
1 9 (34.62%) OOD
2 8 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (30.77%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Procure-to-pay
4 6 (23.08%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 5 (19.23%) ITSM
5 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
5 5 (19.23%) Workflow
5 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
5 5 (19.23%) Demand Management
5 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Hyperion
3 4 (15.38%) Informatica
3 4 (15.38%) Cognizant
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Pega