The table below looks at the statistics for the Financial Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Financial Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Finance Analyst
Rank 205 181 141
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 22 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.63% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.65% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 41
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £32,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £44,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Financial Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5371 4794 4071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.10% 96.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4487 4180 3357
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Financial Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Financial Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Financial Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Financial Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Financial Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Financial Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 12 £37,500 +15.38%
West Bromwich - 4 £50,000 -
Coventry -6 1 £50,000 +38.88%
Financial Analyst
England

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) Banking
4 8 (21.62%) Oracle
5 7 (18.92%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (16.22%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle General Ledger
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle Assets
6 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
7 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (13.51%) QA
7 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle UPK
8 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) SQLPlus
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (10.81%) ERP
8 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) Toad
8 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence

Financial Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Financial Analyst in their job title 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 with Financial Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle UPK
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (2.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (2.70%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (2.70%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (10.81%) SQLPlus
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Toad
2 3 (8.11%) HP UFT
General
1 37 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Conversion
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) Life Science
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) Translating Business Requirements
2 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
2 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
2 5 (13.51%) Integration Testing
3 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
3 4 (10.81%) ERP
3 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Project Management
3 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (10.81%) Workflow
4 3 (8.11%) Manual Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
4 3 (8.11%) System Testing
4 3 (8.11%) Time Management
4 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) CRM
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) SAP
3 3 (8.11%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft