Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 20 7
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 180 132 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.39% 10.55% 17.70%
As % of the General category 37.58% 32.75% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 149 138 238
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +5.36% -12.95%
10th Percentile £34,750 £25,600 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,600 £60,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -8.42%

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 Coventry with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 479 403 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 35.64% 32.21% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 373 326 490
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -9.28%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Coventry

Finance
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Finance in Coventry

Finance
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Coventry over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Finance.

1 49 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.11%) Waterfall
3 23 (12.78%) Business Analysis
4 20 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (10.00%) Project Management
5 18 (10.00%) SQL
6 16 (8.89%) Microsoft
6 16 (8.89%) Information Security
6 16 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 15 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (8.33%) Degree
7 15 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 14 (7.78%) ITIL
9 12 (6.67%) SQL Server
9 12 (6.67%) CISSP
9 12 (6.67%) Back Office
9 12 (6.67%) Retail
10 11 (6.11%) Logistics
10 11 (6.11%) CRM
10 11 (6.11%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (6.11%) Decision-Making
10 11 (6.11%) PMO
10 11 (6.11%) CRISC
10 11 (6.11%) User Stories
10 11 (6.11%) Use Case
11 10 (5.56%) Coaching
11 10 (5.56%) IBM
11 10 (5.56%) CISA
11 10 (5.56%) CISM

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.11%) Apache
2 2 (1.11%) OpenEdge
2 2 (1.11%) SAS
2 2 (1.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.56%) Confluence
3 1 (0.56%) IIS
3 1 (0.56%) Mongoose
3 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.78%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.67%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (1.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.56%) Infor CloudSuite
5 1 (0.56%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.56%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.22%) HTTP
2 3 (1.67%) Firewall
3 2 (1.11%) Internet
3 2 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.56%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.56%) LAN
4 1 (0.56%) Network Security
4 1 (0.56%) SMS
4 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.11%) Power BI
4 2 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.56%) IBM PureData
5 1 (0.56%) MySQL
5 1 (0.56%) OLAP
5 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.78%) AppScan
2 3 (1.67%) JIRA
3 2 (1.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (6.67%) Back Office
1 12 (6.67%) Retail
2 10 (5.56%) Advertising
2 10 (5.56%) Games
3 9 (5.00%) Billing
4 5 (2.78%) Banking
4 5 (2.78%) Legal
5 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.11%) Marketing
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 63 (35.00%) Analyst
2 31 (17.22%) Business Analyst
3 30 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 23 (12.78%) Senior Manager
5 20 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 18 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 16 (8.89%) IT Manager
8 11 (6.11%) Finance Business Analyst
8 11 (6.11%) Financial Analyst
8 11 (6.11%) Financial Business Analyst
8 11 (6.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 11 (6.11%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 11 (6.11%) Security Analyst
8 11 (6.11%) Service Analyst
9 9 (5.00%) Information Analyst
9 9 (5.00%) Information Security Analyst
9 9 (5.00%) IT Analyst
9 9 (5.00%) Senior Information Analyst
9 9 (5.00%) Senior Information Security Analyst
9 9 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.00%) Web Services
2 3 (1.67%) .NET
3 2 (1.11%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (1.11%) CSS
3 2 (1.11%) HTML
3 2 (1.11%) RESTful
3 2 (1.11%) WCF
4 1 (0.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.56%) Universal Windows Platform
4 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.22%) BYOD
5 4 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.11%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.11%) Robotics
7 2 (1.11%) Social Media
7 2 (1.11%) User Experience
8 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.56%) EMV
8 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.56%) iSeries
8 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.56%) Online Games
8 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.00%) Windows
2 7 (3.89%) Linux
3 6 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.11%) Solaris
4 2 (1.11%) Unix
5 1 (0.56%) Android
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (16.11%) Waterfall
3 23 (12.78%) Business Analysis
4 20 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (10.00%) Project Management
6 16 (8.89%) Information Security
6 16 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 15 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 14 (7.78%) ITIL
9 11 (6.11%) CRM
9 11 (6.11%) Decision-Making
9 11 (6.11%) Logistics
9 11 (6.11%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (6.11%) Use Case
9 11 (6.11%) User Stories
10 10 (5.56%) Coaching
11 9 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.00%) DevOps
11 9 (5.00%) Line Management
11 9 (5.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (2.22%) Bash Shell
2 4 (2.22%) C#
3 3 (1.67%) Java
4 2 (1.11%) C
4 2 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.11%) Korn
4 2 (1.11%) Perl
4 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.56%) C++
5 1 (0.56%) VBA
5 1 (0.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (8.33%) Degree
2 12 (6.67%) CISSP
3 11 (6.11%) CRISC
4 10 (5.56%) CISA
4 10 (5.56%) CISM
5 9 (5.00%) CEH
6 7 (3.89%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.78%) CIMA
7 5 (2.78%) GIAC
7 5 (2.78%) OSCP
8 4 (2.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (2.22%) CCSP
8 4 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.22%) ISEB
8 4 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.67%) ACCA
9 3 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.11%) AAT
10 2 (1.11%) SANS
11 1 (0.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.11%) PMO
2 9 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.44%) QA
4 2 (1.11%) COBIT
4 2 (1.11%) GDPR
4 2 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.78%) HP Fortify
1 5 (2.78%) WebInspect
2 2 (1.11%) vRealize
3 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.56%) IBM
3 8 (4.44%) VMware
4 7 (3.89%) Cognos
4 7 (3.89%) Epicor
5 6 (3.33%) Infor
5 6 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.33%) Sage
6 5 (2.78%) HP
6 5 (2.78%) Qualys
6 5 (2.78%) Veracode
7 4 (2.22%) AppDynamics
7 4 (2.22%) Oracle
7 4 (2.22%) Veeam
8 3 (1.67%) Cisco
8 3 (1.67%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.67%) Netezza
9 2 (1.11%) Adobe
9 2 (1.11%) Citrix
9 2 (1.11%) SAP