Period
to 19 August 2018

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 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Lancashire > Blackpool
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 16 9
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Finance 14 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 24.56% 4.76% 17.46%
As % of the General category 87.50% 14.29% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 21
Blackpool median annual salary £38,500 £40,950 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.98% -13.79% +46.15%
10th Percentile £25,750 £37,710 £24,000
90th Percentile £51,975 £44,190 £48,750
Lancashire median annual salary £38,500 £34,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.24% -15.00% +6.67%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Blackpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 28.07% 33.33% 26.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 17
Blackpool median annual salary £38,500 £33,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -30.53% +46.15%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,600 £21,600
90th Percentile £50,300 £44,750 £72,500
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.21% -12.00% +7.14%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackpool.

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
Salary Histogram in Blackpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Blackpool over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for Finance.

1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Legal
2 10 (71.43%) GDPR
3 9 (64.29%) .NET Core
3 9 (64.29%) Progressive Web App
3 9 (64.29%) Android Development
3 9 (64.29%) Microservices
3 9 (64.29%) jQuery
3 9 (64.29%) Xamarin
3 9 (64.29%) Android
3 9 (64.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (64.29%) Web Development
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) Banking
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (71.43%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) .NET Developer
1 9 (64.29%) .NET Software Developer
1 9 (64.29%) C# .NET Developer
1 9 (64.29%) C# Developer
1 9 (64.29%) C# Software Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior .NET Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior C# Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior Software Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Senior SQL Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Software Developer
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Finance Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) .NET Core
1 9 (64.29%) jQuery
1 9 (64.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) Fintech
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Android Development
1 9 (64.29%) Microservices
1 9 (64.29%) Progressive Web App
1 9 (64.29%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Xamarin