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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 18 23 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Finance 15 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 9.38% 6.82% 20.27%
As % of the General category 45.45% 54.55% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 7
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £40,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £63,250 £41,400
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
33 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 20.63% 12.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 20
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £48,650
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Worcester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 6 (23.08%) SAP
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) SDLC
5 4 (15.38%) Perl
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
6 3 (11.54%) Electronics
6 3 (11.54%) DTV
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (11.54%) Marketing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.85%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.69%) SAP BI
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Business Objects Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Business Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Information Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Security Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 2 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (3.85%) ERP Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Report Writer
4 1 (3.85%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) XSD
3 1 (3.85%) EDI
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) Ajax
3 1 (3.85%) WCF
3 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) DTV
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
2 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) SDLC
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) SOA
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.54%) Line Management
4 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Security Management
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Coaching
5 2 (7.69%) People Management
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Perl
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Cognos
5 1 (3.85%) VMware