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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Lancashire / Blackpool
Rank 14 4 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 10.81% 18.75% -
As % of the General category 44.44% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £37,500 £26,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.50% -  
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 9 3 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 24.32% 18.75% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Median salary £37,500 £26,500 £24,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.50% +8.71%  
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

Finance
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (84.62%) HTML5
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) Legal
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
5 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
7 2 (15.38%) REST
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 1 (7.69%) CSS
8 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (7.69%) WCF

Finance
Top Related 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 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (84.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior .NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Senior C# Developer
3 7 (53.85%) Senior SQL Developer
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Developer
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (7.69%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (84.62%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft