The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1148 804 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.56% 14.93% 19.45%
As % of the General category 50.07% 43.46% 49.16%
Number of salaries quoted 859 687 787
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2293 1850 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.07% 34.36% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 1505 1606
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Finance
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Finance Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Finance
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Finance
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 454 £46,500 -7.46% 29
Coventry +9 154 £40,000 -24.88% 26
Warwickshire +14 133 £41,000 -8.88% 17
Shropshire +7 105 £32,500 +8.33% 6
Staffordshire -4 79 £40,000 -2.43% 3
Solihull +19 44 £62,500 +51.51% 9
Worcestershire +2 22 £42,500 -24.44% 4
Wolverhampton +8 19 £43,500 -8.42% 7
West Bromwich +7 16 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Walsall -5 15 £40,000 -21.95% 2
Dudley - 5 £37,500 -
Herefordshire +2 2 £35,500 -
Halesowen - 1 £30,000 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Finance.

1 427 (20.18%) SQL
2 329 (15.55%) Project Management
3 282 (13.33%) Degree
4 278 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
5 266 (12.57%) .NET
6 263 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 259 (12.24%) Microsoft
8 256 (12.10%) SQL Server
9 250 (11.81%) Oracle
10 242 (11.44%) ITIL
10 242 (11.44%) Retail
11 197 (9.31%) C#
12 196 (9.26%) JavaScript
13 191 (9.03%) PRINCE2
14 187 (8.84%) Business Analysis
15 184 (8.70%) Banking
16 176 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
17 173 (8.18%) SAP
18 170 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
19 166 (7.84%) MS Excel
20 157 (7.42%) Change Management
21 148 (6.99%) Data Centre
22 147 (6.95%) Windows
23 128 (6.05%) Manufacturing
24 125 (5.91%) Marketing
25 123 (5.81%) Telecoms
25 123 (5.81%) PL/SQL
26 122 (5.77%) T-SQL
27 120 (5.67%) HTML
27 120 (5.67%) Java

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (2.36%) SAS
2 46 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 21 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
4 19 (0.90%) Oracle UPK
5 17 (0.80%) IIS
6 15 (0.71%) Drupal
7 13 (0.61%) JBoss
8 11 (0.52%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.47%) MS Exchange
9 10 (0.47%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.28%) Apache
10 6 (0.28%) CMS
11 5 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.19%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.19%) WordPress
13 3 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (0.14%) NetWeaver
13 3 (0.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 166 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 65 (3.07%) MS Office
3 33 (1.56%) MS Project
4 26 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.28%) SPSS
8 5 (0.24%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.047%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.047%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.047%) HipChat
10 1 (0.047%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 65 (3.07%) Oracle EBS
2 58 (2.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 53 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
4 40 (1.89%) Oracle Receivables
5 36 (1.70%) Oracle Payables
5 36 (1.70%) SAP CO
5 36 (1.70%) SAP FI
5 36 (1.70%) SAP FI/CO
6 35 (1.65%) Oracle 11i
7 33 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 29 (1.37%) Oracle Assets
9 19 (0.90%) Oracle Cash Management
9 19 (0.90%) Oracle iProcurement
9 19 (0.90%) SAP IS-U
9 19 (0.90%) SAP PS
10 18 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
11 16 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
12 14 (0.66%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 14 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
13 13 (0.61%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.13%) SaaS
2 16 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.38%) Office 365
6 7 (0.33%) AdWords
7 6 (0.28%) Force.com
7 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.19%) IaaS
9 3 (0.14%) PaaS
9 3 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.095%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.047%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.17%) WAN
2 34 (1.61%) LAN
3 33 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 27 (1.28%) Firewall
5 24 (1.13%) Internet
6 22 (1.04%) Network Security
7 18 (0.85%) SAN
8 17 (0.80%) VoIP
9 16 (0.76%) SSL
10 14 (0.66%) IP Telephony
11 12 (0.57%) DWDM
12 9 (0.43%) BGP
12 9 (0.43%) DNS
13 8 (0.38%) FTP
13 8 (0.38%) HTTP
13 8 (0.38%) OSPF
14 7 (0.33%) ATM
14 7 (0.33%) EIGRP
14 7 (0.33%) VPN
14 7 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 103 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
3 78 (3.69%) MySQL
3 78 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 45 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 44 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 40 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
9 37 (1.75%) Data Mart
10 36 (1.70%) QlikView
11 32 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
12 27 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
13 25 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 24 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
15 23 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 23 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (1.04%) RDBMS
17 19 (0.90%) SQLPlus
18 18 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 41 (1.94%) Selenium
2 39 (1.84%) Visual Studio
3 31 (1.47%) Toad
4 25 (1.18%) HP UFT
5 24 (1.13%) JIRA
5 24 (1.13%) Subversion
5 24 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
7 18 (0.85%) Git (software)
8 13 (0.61%) LSMW
8 13 (0.61%) SoapUI
9 12 (0.57%) JUnit
10 10 (0.47%) TestDirector
11 9 (0.43%) Jenkins
11 9 (0.43%) SpecFlow
12 8 (0.38%) Eclipse
13 7 (0.33%) PHPUnit
14 6 (0.28%) DbUnit
14 6 (0.28%) JMeter
14 6 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 242 (11.44%) Retail
2 184 (8.70%) Banking
3 128 (6.05%) Manufacturing
4 125 (5.91%) Marketing
5 123 (5.81%) Telecoms
6 50 (2.36%) Billing
7 48 (2.27%) Legal
8 32 (1.51%) Local Government
9 28 (1.32%) Games
10 25 (1.18%) Automotive
11 24 (1.13%) Electronics
12 23 (1.09%) Publishing
13 21 (0.99%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.95%) Back Office
15 17 (0.80%) Law
15 17 (0.80%) Retail Banking
16 13 (0.61%) General Ledger
17 12 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.47%) Aerospace
18 10 (0.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 535 (25.28%) Analyst
2 358 (16.92%) Developer
3 222 (10.49%) Business Analyst
4 198 (9.36%) Consultant
5 184 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 118 (5.58%) .NET Developer
7 105 (4.96%) Architect
8 79 (3.73%) C# Developer
9 75 (3.54%) Test Analyst
10 70 (3.31%) Service Manager
10 70 (3.31%) SQL Developer
11 69 (3.26%) Senior Analyst
12 64 (3.02%) SAP Consultant
13 63 (2.98%) IT Manager
14 62 (2.93%) Financial Analyst
15 59 (2.79%) C# .NET Developer
16 58 (2.74%) Oracle Analyst
17 53 (2.50%) Software Developer
17 53 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
18 49 (2.32%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (12.57%) .NET
2 120 (5.67%) HTML
2 120 (5.67%) jQuery
3 103 (4.87%) CSS
4 92 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 91 (4.30%) XML
6 64 (3.02%) Web Services
7 53 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 46 (2.17%) WCF
9 43 (2.03%) HTML5
10 41 (1.94%) .NET Framework
11 37 (1.75%) CSS3
12 27 (1.28%) REST
13 26 (1.23%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (1.13%) Ajax
14 24 (1.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (1.09%) Hibernate
16 22 (1.04%) LAMP
17 21 (0.99%) Spring
18 20 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 170 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
2 148 (6.99%) Data Centre
3 95 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 81 (3.83%) Computer Science
5 47 (2.22%) Statistics
6 40 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 31 (1.47%) Mathematics
9 21 (0.99%) Social Media
10 19 (0.90%) PKI
11 18 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 18 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
12 17 (0.80%) Economics
13 16 (0.76%) User Experience
14 15 (0.71%) EPoS
15 14 (0.66%) Fintech
15 14 (0.66%) Health Informatics
15 14 (0.66%) Informatics
15 14 (0.66%) Life Science
15 14 (0.66%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 147 (6.95%) Windows
2 66 (3.12%) Unix
3 60 (2.84%) Linux
4 43 (2.03%) Windows Server
5 20 (0.95%) Windows 7
6 17 (0.80%) Windows XP
7 15 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.38%) Solaris
9 8 (0.38%) Windows Vista
10 7 (0.33%) Android
11 5 (0.24%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.19%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.095%) AIX
14 2 (0.095%) CentOS
14 2 (0.095%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.095%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.047%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (15.55%) Project Management
2 278 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 242 (11.44%) ITIL
5 191 (9.03%) PRINCE2
6 187 (8.84%) Business Analysis
7 176 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
8 157 (7.42%) Change Management
9 116 (5.48%) Service Delivery
10 114 (5.39%) Mentoring
11 112 (5.29%) Risk Management
12 111 (5.25%) SDLC
13 108 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 104 (4.91%) MVC
15 89 (4.21%) ERP
16 80 (3.78%) Information Security
16 80 (3.78%) Scrum
16 80 (3.78%) User Acceptance Testing
17 79 (3.73%) CRM
18 78 (3.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 427 (20.18%) SQL
2 197 (9.31%) C#
3 196 (9.26%) JavaScript
4 123 (5.81%) PL/SQL
5 122 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 120 (5.67%) Java
7 56 (2.65%) VB.NET
8 30 (1.42%) PHP
9 28 (1.32%) C++
10 23 (1.09%) VB
11 18 (0.85%) TypeScript
12 17 (0.80%) VBA
13 16 (0.76%) C
14 14 (0.66%) Python
15 12 (0.57%) ABAP
15 12 (0.57%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.33%) PHP 5
17 6 (0.28%) RPG
17 6 (0.28%) VB6
18 5 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 282 (13.33%) Degree
2 65 (3.07%) ISEB
2 65 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 54 (2.55%) CISSP
4 47 (2.22%) CISM
5 43 (2.03%) SC Cleared
6 40 (1.89%) ISTQB
7 36 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
8 33 (1.56%) HND
9 32 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 27 (1.28%) CISA
10 27 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (1.04%) CCNP
13 21 (0.99%) CCNA
14 20 (0.95%) APMP
15 18 (0.85%) MBA
16 17 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 14 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
18 12 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (4.11%) QA
2 74 (3.50%) SLA
3 43 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (1.98%) Data Quality
5 19 (0.90%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.38%) COBIT
8 7 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
9 6 (0.28%) Basel II
9 6 (0.28%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.24%) PA-DSS
11 4 (0.19%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 2 (0.095%) P3O
14 1 (0.047%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.047%) EMIR
14 1 (0.047%) GxP
14 1 (0.047%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.047%) MiFID
System Software
1 42 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.14%) NFS
3 3 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (0.14%) XenApp
4 2 (0.095%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.095%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.095%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.095%) vSphere
5 1 (0.047%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.047%) Squid
5 1 (0.047%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.047%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (0.80%) SCCM
2 14 (0.66%) SCOM
3 13 (0.61%) Tivoli
4 11 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
5 10 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
6 7 (0.33%) RSA Archer
7 6 (0.28%) AirWatch
8 5 (0.24%) Cisco IPCC
8 5 (0.24%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.19%) Legato
10 3 (0.14%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle ZFS
11 2 (0.095%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.095%) Graphite
11 2 (0.095%) MAILsweeper
11 2 (0.095%) Simpana
11 2 (0.095%) Uchiwa
12 1 (0.047%) WSUS
Vendors
1 259 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 250 (11.81%) Oracle
3 173 (8.18%) SAP
4 43 (2.03%) VMware
5 41 (1.94%) HP
6 36 (1.70%) Tableau
7 30 (1.42%) Cisco
8 21 (0.99%) Cognos
9 19 (0.90%) Twitter
10 18 (0.85%) Facebook
10 18 (0.85%) Informatica
10 18 (0.85%) Pegasus
11 16 (0.76%) Google
11 16 (0.76%) IBM
12 15 (0.71%) Citrix
12 15 (0.71%) JD Edwards
13 12 (0.57%) Sun
14 11 (0.52%) Avaya
14 11 (0.52%) Hyperion
14 11 (0.52%) Red Hat
Stafford, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 4 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, private health
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwickshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £61000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £11000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £47000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + 20% BONUS + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + 20% bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits package!
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago