The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 22 11
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 36 25 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 19.25% 12.14% 24.61%
As % of the General category 62.07% 44.64% 71.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 63
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £35,050 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,575 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Finance
West Midlands

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

General Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
58 56 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 31.02% 27.18% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 86
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Finance
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Finance Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Finance
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
Worcester - 26 £41,500 - 4
Bromsgrove -10 5 £40,000 - 2
Redditch - 4 £27,750 -
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 25 (40.98%) Telecoms
2 24 (39.34%) Banking
3 23 (37.70%) Degree
4 18 (29.51%) People Management
5 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
6 12 (19.67%) SQL
7 11 (18.03%) ISEB
7 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (14.75%) MS Visio
8 9 (14.75%) Line Management
9 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
9 8 (13.11%) Project Management
10 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (11.48%) PMP
10 7 (11.48%) PMI Certification
10 7 (11.48%) MS Project
10 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
10 7 (11.48%) Financial Analysis
10 7 (11.48%) ION Trading
11 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
11 6 (9.84%) ERP
11 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
12 5 (8.20%) Service Management
12 5 (8.20%) SOA
12 5 (8.20%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (8.20%) QA
12 5 (8.20%) Coaching
12 5 (8.20%) Scrum
13 4 (6.56%) Dynamics NAV
13 4 (6.56%) MS Office

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Visio
2 7 (11.48%) MS Project
3 4 (6.56%) MS Office
4 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (4.92%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.28%) Agresso
4 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.28%) Star Schema
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 25 (40.98%) Telecoms
2 24 (39.34%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Analyst
2 14 (22.95%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Financial Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (6.56%) ERP Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) DBA
7 3 (4.92%) Business Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Business Objects Developer
7 3 (4.92%) PMO Manager
8 2 (3.28%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (3.28%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Junior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.28%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
1 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.28%) Middleware
2 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.64%) Ajax
3 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) People Management
2 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
3 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.75%) Line Management
5 8 (13.11%) Project Management
6 7 (11.48%) Financial Analysis
6 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
7 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
7 6 (9.84%) ERP
8 5 (8.20%) SOA
8 5 (8.20%) Service Management
8 5 (8.20%) Scrum
8 5 (8.20%) Coaching
9 4 (6.56%) ITIL
9 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.92%) Security Management
10 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.92%) B2B
10 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) C#
3 2 (3.28%) C++
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) Degree
2 11 (18.03%) ISEB
3 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (11.48%) PMP
3 7 (11.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) ION Trading
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Sage
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.92%) Cognos
5 1 (1.64%) SAP
Worcester
People Source
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Bromsgrove
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bromsgrove
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcestershire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 25 days ago