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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Finance Analyst
Rank 205 191 194
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 3 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.056% 0.26% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.27% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -5.55%
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
5125 5163 4549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 94.75% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4248 4385 3888
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warwickshire +13 1 £55,500 -
Birmingham -4 1 £25,000 -42.85%
Coventry - 1 £57,500 -
Financial Analyst
England

Financial Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) Data Governance
3 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
3 9 (31.03%) Oracle
4 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
4 8 (27.59%) QA
4 8 (27.59%) Degree
4 8 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (24.14%) BPMN
5 7 (24.14%) Reference Data
5 7 (24.14%) Use Case
5 7 (24.14%) User Stories
5 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
5 7 (24.14%) Investment Banking
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Banking
5 7 (24.14%) UML
5 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) ERP
7 1 (3.45%) OOD
7 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
7 1 (3.45%) Agresso
7 1 (3.45%) Sage
7 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
7 1 (3.45%) ACCA
7 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
7 1 (3.45%) Process Management
7 1 (3.45%) CIMA

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Agresso
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.45%) HFM
1 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
General
1 29 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Investment Banking
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Data Governance
2 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (27.59%) Data Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (24.14%) BPMN
4 7 (24.14%) Use Case
4 7 (24.14%) User Stories
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) UML
4 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) ERP
5 1 (3.45%) OOD
5 1 (3.45%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.45%) Process Management
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ACCA
2 1 (3.45%) CIMA
2 1 (3.45%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.45%) Sage
3 1 (3.45%) NetSuite