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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 26 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 28.89% - 10.75%
As % of the General category 89.66% - 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 0 10
Average salary £39,000 - £36,875
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 - £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
29 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 32.22% 13.85% 24.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 21
Average salary £42,500 £22,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.18% -32.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Worcester

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (46.43%) Banking
3 9 (32.14%) Degree
3 9 (32.14%) People Management
4 8 (28.57%) ISEB
5 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) MS Project
7 4 (14.29%) ERP
7 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 4 (14.29%) Sage
7 4 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) B2B
8 3 (10.71%) Marketing
8 3 (10.71%) Line Management
9 2 (7.14%) C++
9 2 (7.14%) SQL
9 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
9 2 (7.14%) MS Office
9 2 (7.14%) Windows
9 2 (7.14%) Linux
9 2 (7.14%) CRM
9 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
9 2 (7.14%) SOA
9 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
9 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.14%) Agresso
9 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (7.14%) Project Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Project
1 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (7.14%) Agresso
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (46.43%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (7.14%) Advertising
5 1 (3.57%) Electronics
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Financial Business Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) ERP Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) PMO Manager
5 2 (7.14%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Sales Executive
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Head of IT
6 1 (3.57%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) DTV
2 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) People Management
2 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) ERP
4 4 (14.29%) Financial Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Line Management
5 3 (10.71%) B2B
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C++
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PMP
3 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Sage
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) ION Trading