Period
to 9 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 2 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 111 181 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 19.61% 24.43% 18.61%
As % of the General category 52.61% 53.71% 58.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 130 96
Liverpool median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,050 £26,200 £24,375
90th Percentile £67,000 £67,500 £65,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +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 Liverpool with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 211 337 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 37.28% 45.48% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 143 251 191
Liverpool median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - -2.30%
10th Percentile £24,650 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £41,388 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.62% - -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Liverpool

Finance
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Finance in Liverpool

Finance
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Liverpool over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Finance.

1 35 (31.53%) Microsoft
2 29 (26.13%) SQL
3 25 (22.52%) ITIL
3 25 (22.52%) Windows
4 22 (19.82%) Banking
4 22 (19.82%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (16.22%) SQL Server
6 17 (15.32%) Problem Management
7 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Excel
8 13 (11.71%) Project Management
8 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (11.71%) Windows Server
9 12 (10.81%) Service Management
9 12 (10.81%) .NET
9 12 (10.81%) Citrix
10 11 (9.91%) Release Management
10 11 (9.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (9.91%) T-SQL
10 11 (9.91%) Management Information System
10 11 (9.91%) Risk Management
10 11 (9.91%) IT Strategy
11 10 (9.01%) SAP
11 10 (9.01%) ERP
11 10 (9.01%) Supplier Management
11 10 (9.01%) .NET Framework
12 9 (8.11%) Asset Management
12 9 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
12 9 (8.11%) VBA

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 9 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.21%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.41%) IIS
4 5 (4.50%) Skype for Business
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.80%) Apache
6 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.90%) Liferay
7 1 (0.90%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) SAP BPC
2 6 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.70%) Epicor Tropos
3 3 (2.70%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (1.80%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.90%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.90%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.90%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.90%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.41%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.90%) Azure Functions
3 1 (0.90%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.90%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.60%) Network Security
2 2 (1.80%) LAN
2 2 (1.80%) WAN
2 2 (1.80%) WebEx
3 1 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.90%) IPsec
3 1 (0.90%) MPLS
3 1 (0.90%) Multicast
3 1 (0.90%) Skype
3 1 (0.90%) SSL
3 1 (0.90%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.90%) VoIP
3 1 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (7.21%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.90%) OLAP
10 1 (0.90%) Power BI
10 1 (0.90%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.90%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.90%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.90%) JMeter
2 1 (0.90%) Selenium
General
1 22 (19.82%) Banking
2 5 (4.50%) Front Office
3 4 (3.60%) Advertising
3 4 (3.60%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.60%) Legal
3 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.70%) General Ledger
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Automotive
5 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.90%) Law
5 1 (0.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (37.84%) Analyst
2 16 (14.41%) Developer
3 12 (10.81%) Technical Leader
4 10 (9.01%) Team Leader
5 9 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.21%) Asset Management Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.31%) Applications Support
7 7 (6.31%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) IT Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) IT Support
8 6 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.41%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Banking Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) C# Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.50%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.81%) .NET
2 10 (9.01%) .NET Framework
3 6 (5.41%) .NET Core
3 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.50%) Entity Framework
4 5 (4.50%) RESTful
5 4 (3.60%) SOAP
6 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.70%) CSS
6 3 (2.70%) HTML
7 2 (1.80%) jQuery
8 1 (0.90%) CSS3
8 1 (0.90%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.90%) HTML5
8 1 (0.90%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.90%) J2EE
8 1 (0.90%) Middleware
8 1 (0.90%) Web Services
8 1 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.91%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.21%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.60%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.60%) iPhone
4 4 (3.60%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.80%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.80%) iPad
5 2 (1.80%) PKI
6 1 (0.90%) APACS
6 1 (0.90%) CCTV
6 1 (0.90%) Clustering
6 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.90%) Fintech
6 1 (0.90%) FMCG
6 1 (0.90%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.52%) Windows
2 13 (11.71%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.70%) Linux
5 2 (1.80%) Unix
5 2 (1.80%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.52%) ITIL
2 22 (19.82%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (15.32%) Problem Management
4 13 (11.71%) Project Management
4 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.81%) Service Management
6 11 (9.91%) IT Strategy
6 11 (9.91%) Release Management
6 11 (9.91%) Risk Management
7 10 (9.01%) ERP
7 10 (9.01%) Supplier Management
8 9 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.11%) Asset Management
8 9 (8.11%) Business Continuity
9 8 (7.21%) Information Security
9 8 (7.21%) Line Management
9 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.21%) Workflow
10 7 (6.31%) Creative Thinking
10 7 (6.31%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.13%) SQL
2 11 (9.91%) T-SQL
3 9 (8.11%) C#
3 9 (8.11%) VBA
4 6 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.60%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.60%) VB
6 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.80%) X++
8 1 (0.90%) Elixir
8 1 (0.90%) Erlang
8 1 (0.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.80%) ACCA
5 2 (1.80%) CIMA
5 2 (1.80%) CISA
5 2 (1.80%) CISM
5 2 (1.80%) CISSP
5 2 (1.80%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.80%) MCDST
5 2 (1.80%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.80%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.90%) APMP
6 1 (0.90%) ISEB
6 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.90%) MCP
6 1 (0.90%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) PMO
2 4 (3.60%) SLA
3 3 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.80%) GDPR
4 2 (1.80%) QA
4 2 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (7.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.90%) Docker
4 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (31.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.81%) Citrix
3 10 (9.01%) SAP
4 7 (6.31%) VMware
5 5 (4.50%) Oracle
6 4 (3.60%) Epicor
6 4 (3.60%) Sun
7 2 (1.80%) Cisco
7 2 (1.80%) Cognos
7 2 (1.80%) HP
7 2 (1.80%) Sage
8 1 (0.90%) IBM
8 1 (0.90%) IFS
8 1 (0.90%) Infor
8 1 (0.90%) Intapp
8 1 (0.90%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.90%) Remedy
8 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.90%) Symantec