The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 8.89% 12.82% 3.03%
As % of the General category 28.57% 83.33% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £56,250 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% +45.45%
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 West Bromwich region.

General Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
14 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 31.11% 15.38% 57.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 19
Average salary £55,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.92% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £39,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Finance
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Finance Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
1 9 (81.82%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Governance
3 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (36.36%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) Legal
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VoIP
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) MPLS
1 4 (36.36%) BGP
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Head of IT
3 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architecture Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
1 9 (81.82%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Governance
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Line Management
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco