The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dudley. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Midlands / Dudley
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 6 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 -  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dudley 58.82% 10.53% -
As % of the General category 90.91% 22.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Median salary £30,000 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.58% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.27% -  

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 Dudley with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Dudley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 11 9 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dudley 64.71% 47.37% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 13
Median salary £55,000 £23,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +134.04% -44.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Dudley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dudley 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 Dudley

Finance
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Salary trend for Finance in Dudley

Finance
Salary Histogram in Dudley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Dudley over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Dudley

For the 6 months to 25 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 Dudley region with a requirement for Finance.

1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 3 (27.27%) Black-Box Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) ISEB
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
4 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (9.09%) Industrial Design
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) QA Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Business Architect
3 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Black-Box Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
1 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
1 3 (27.27%) Time Management
1 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (9.09%) Industrial Design
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) SAP