The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Lancashire / Blackpool
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 15.38% 35.48% 4.62%
As % of the General category 40.00% 78.57% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Median salary £40,950 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.37% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Blackpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5 14 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 38.46% 45.16% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 15
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,140 £18,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,900 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Blackpool citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Blackpool

Finance
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for Finance in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for Finance.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
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