Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 396 47 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 65.13% 39.50% 37.01%
As % of the General category 82.33% 68.12% 68.87%
Number of salaries quoted 158 9 86
Knutsford median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +5.43% -8.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £31,625
90th Percentile £71,500 £77,750 £68,125
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -

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 Knutsford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Knutsford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 481 69 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 79.11% 57.98% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 178 16 133
Knutsford median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,000 £20,300
90th Percentile £72,375 £77,500 £66,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Knutsford

Finance
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for Finance in Knutsford

Finance
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Knutsford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Finance.

1 247 (62.37%) Banking
2 186 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (45.96%) Risk Management
4 119 (30.05%) Investment Banking
4 119 (30.05%) Wealth Management
5 113 (28.54%) Law
6 109 (27.53%) Java
7 101 (25.51%) Information Security
8 81 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 78 (19.70%) SDLC
10 64 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
11 62 (15.66%) Scrum
12 59 (14.90%) Windows
13 58 (14.65%) Project Management
13 58 (14.65%) Waterfall
14 55 (13.89%) SQL
15 50 (12.63%) ITIL
16 49 (12.37%) Oracle
17 48 (12.12%) JavaScript
17 48 (12.12%) Unix
17 48 (12.12%) Service Management
18 46 (11.62%) TDD
19 42 (10.61%) Software Engineering
20 41 (10.35%) Financial Institution
20 41 (10.35%) HTML
21 40 (10.10%) Web Services
21 40 (10.10%) Test Automation
21 40 (10.10%) Mobile App
22 38 (9.60%) Corporate Banking
23 37 (9.34%) Coaching

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 19 (4.80%) Confluence
2 14 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 10 (2.53%) CICS
4 10 (2.53%) JBoss
5 7 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.77%) SAS
6 6 (1.52%) Apache
6 6 (1.52%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.76%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.25%) CMS
10 1 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.25%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.25%) MindAlign
10 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (3.54%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (1.26%) BASE24
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.28%) OpenShift
3 11 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.53%) PaaS
5 6 (1.52%) IaaS
6 5 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.26%) Office 365
7 3 (0.76%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.76%) SaaS
8 2 (0.51%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.54%) Firewall
2 13 (3.28%) Internet
3 10 (2.53%) HTTP
4 6 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.52%) WAN
5 5 (1.26%) DNS
5 5 (1.26%) LAN
5 5 (1.26%) Wireless
6 4 (1.01%) DHCP
6 4 (1.01%) IP Telephony
6 4 (1.01%) Multicast
6 4 (1.01%) SSH
6 4 (1.01%) SSL
7 3 (0.76%) ATM
7 3 (0.76%) BGP
7 3 (0.76%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.76%) LDAP
7 3 (0.76%) OSPF
7 3 (0.76%) RIP
7 3 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.07%) DB2
2 17 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.79%) GIS
4 12 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.78%) QlikView
6 9 (2.27%) Big Data
6 9 (2.27%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.77%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.26%) MySQL
8 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.01%) IMS/DB
10 3 (0.76%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.76%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 2 (0.51%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.51%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.51%) MS Access
11 2 (0.51%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 25 (6.31%) Jenkins
2 24 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.55%) JIRA
4 16 (4.04%) Bitbucket
5 14 (3.54%) Subversion
6 11 (2.78%) Gradle
6 11 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (2.27%) Selenium
7 9 (2.27%) SonarQube
8 8 (2.02%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.77%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.77%) Lombardi
10 5 (1.26%) JUnit
10 5 (1.26%) Maven
10 5 (1.26%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.26%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.01%) ClearCase
11 4 (1.01%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 247 (62.37%) Banking
2 119 (30.05%) Investment Banking
3 113 (28.54%) Law
4 41 (10.35%) Financial Institution
5 38 (9.60%) Corporate Banking
6 25 (6.31%) Retail Banking
7 21 (5.30%) Advertising
8 7 (1.77%) Retail
9 6 (1.52%) Legal
9 6 (1.52%) Marketing
10 4 (1.01%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.51%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (16.92%) Analyst
2 53 (13.38%) Developer
3 31 (7.83%) Java Developer
4 28 (7.07%) Architect
4 28 (7.07%) Project Manager
5 22 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 18 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (4.04%) Applications Support
7 16 (4.04%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (3.54%) Designer
9 11 (2.78%) Senior Developer
9 11 (2.78%) Software Engineer
10 10 (2.53%) Mobile Solutions Architect
10 10 (2.53%) Senior Business Analyst
11 9 (2.27%) Java Engineer
11 9 (2.27%) Service Manager
12 8 (2.02%) Programme Manager
12 8 (2.02%) Test Engineer
13 7 (1.77%) Commercial Manager
13 7 (1.77%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (10.35%) HTML
2 40 (10.10%) Web Services
3 25 (6.31%) REST
4 24 (6.06%) .NET
5 23 (5.81%) Middleware
6 22 (5.56%) CSS
6 22 (5.56%) Spring
6 22 (5.56%) XML
7 21 (5.30%) SOAP
8 20 (5.05%) J2EE
8 20 (5.05%) JSON
9 19 (4.80%) jQuery
10 18 (4.55%) Hibernate
11 15 (3.79%) JSP
12 14 (3.54%) Java EE
13 13 (3.28%) .NET Framework
13 13 (3.28%) AngularJS
13 13 (3.28%) React
14 12 (3.03%) HTML5
15 11 (2.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 64 (16.16%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (10.10%) Mobile App
3 33 (8.33%) Contactless
4 28 (7.07%) User Experience
5 27 (6.82%) PMI
6 20 (5.05%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.79%) Mainframe
8 12 (3.03%) Online Banking
8 12 (3.03%) Smartphone
9 11 (2.78%) Computer Science
10 10 (2.53%) Client/Server
10 10 (2.53%) Handset
11 8 (2.02%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (1.77%) Social Media
12 7 (1.77%) Virtual Team
13 6 (1.52%) Data Centre
14 5 (1.26%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.26%) Fintech
14 5 (1.26%) N-Tier
14 5 (1.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.90%) Windows
2 48 (12.12%) Unix
3 32 (8.08%) Linux
4 28 (7.07%) Android
5 26 (6.57%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.27%) Mac OS
7 6 (1.52%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.01%) AIX
9 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.76%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.76%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.51%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (45.96%) Risk Management
3 119 (30.05%) Wealth Management
4 101 (25.51%) Information Security
5 81 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (19.70%) SDLC
7 62 (15.66%) Scrum
8 58 (14.65%) Project Management
8 58 (14.65%) Waterfall
9 50 (12.63%) ITIL
10 48 (12.12%) Service Management
11 46 (11.62%) TDD
12 42 (10.61%) Software Engineering
13 40 (10.10%) Test Automation
14 37 (9.34%) Coaching
15 34 (8.59%) DevOps
16 30 (7.58%) BDD
17 29 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (7.32%) PRINCE2
18 26 (6.57%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 109 (27.53%) Java
2 55 (13.89%) SQL
3 48 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 23 (5.81%) Python
5 19 (4.80%) C#
6 12 (3.03%) COBOL
7 9 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.02%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.77%) C++
10 6 (1.52%) C
10 6 (1.52%) Perl
10 6 (1.52%) PHP
11 4 (1.01%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.01%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.01%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.01%) Ruby
12 2 (0.51%) R
12 2 (0.51%) Scala
12 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (7.58%) PMI Certification
2 19 (4.80%) Degree
3 12 (3.03%) PMP
4 9 (2.27%) APMG
5 7 (1.77%) CISSP
5 7 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.26%) CISM
7 4 (1.01%) CISA
7 4 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.01%) PgMP
7 4 (1.01%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.76%) CCIE
8 3 (0.76%) CCNP
8 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.76%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.51%) ISEB
10 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.25%) MCP
10 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.79%) PMO
1 15 (3.79%) QA
2 12 (3.03%) SLA
3 11 (2.78%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.27%) PMBOK
5 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.51%) PSD2
7 1 (0.25%) COBIT
7 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.52%) Docker
3 2 (0.51%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.25%) KVM
4 1 (0.25%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.77%) Ganglia
3 5 (1.26%) CA Wily
4 4 (1.01%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.01%) SCCM
5 3 (0.76%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.76%) Puppet
5 3 (0.76%) SCOM
6 2 (0.51%) Ansible
6 2 (0.51%) Graphite
6 2 (0.51%) Nagios
6 2 (0.51%) Netcool
6 2 (0.51%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.25%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.25%) Oozie
7 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (12.37%) Oracle
2 34 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 25 (6.31%) IBM
4 11 (2.78%) Google
4 11 (2.78%) Tableau
5 9 (2.27%) Teradata
6 6 (1.52%) Cisco
6 6 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.26%) Ab Initio
7 5 (1.26%) AppDynamics
7 5 (1.26%) Cognos
7 5 (1.26%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.26%) Splunk
8 4 (1.01%) Apigee
8 4 (1.01%) Citrix
8 4 (1.01%) F5
8 4 (1.01%) Facebook
8 4 (1.01%) HP
8 4 (1.01%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.01%) Xamarin