Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 12 8
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 25 40 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 8.59% 13.33% 19.59%
As % of the General category 28.41% 46.51% 51.54%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 80
Chester median annual salary £48,500 £38,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.63% +38.18% -31.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,750 £57,250 £51,625
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

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 Chester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 88 86 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 30.24% 28.67% 38.01%
Number of salaries quoted 68 75 111
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.58% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £23,100 £27,900 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,750 £55,750 £50,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Chester

Finance
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Finance in Chester

Finance
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Chester over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Chester region with a requirement for Finance.

1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Google
3 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) ERP
4 4 (16.00%) CRM
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) Twitter
4 4 (16.00%) Puppet
4 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (16.00%) Ansible
4 4 (16.00%) Docker
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (16.00%) Mesos
4 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.00%) BPCS
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (4.00%) Infor LN
3 1 (4.00%) Lawson
3 1 (4.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Change Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Project Change Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Salesforce Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ERP Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Pensions Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Production DBA
6 1 (4.00%) SAP Financial Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Voice Recording Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) CSS
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) Visualforce
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (4.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Fintech
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) CRM
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 4 (16.00%) ERP
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) MVC
5 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Logistics
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C#
1 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ACCA
3 1 (4.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Ansible
1 4 (16.00%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (16.00%) Mesos
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Google
2 4 (16.00%) Twitter
3 3 (12.00%) Infor
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Epicor
4 2 (8.00%) IFS
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Sage
4 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) Baan
5 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.00%) NICE Systems
5 1 (4.00%) Sun
5 1 (4.00%) VMware