The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 16 22 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Finance 14 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 11.29% 8.05% 23.53%
As % of the General category 46.67% 70.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 12
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Worcestershire

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

General Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
30 10 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 24.19% 11.49% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 23
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £28,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £50,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Finance
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Finance Salary Trend in Worcester

Finance
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Worcester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (36.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) SAP
2 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
4 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (16.00%) DTV
4 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (16.00%) Electronics
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (16.00%) Marketing
4 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) SAP BI
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (12.00%) SAP BI
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Electronics
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Business Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.00%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Information Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) EDI
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.00%) SDLC
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Security Management
5 2 (8.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) Coaching
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
3 3 (12.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Cognos
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter