Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 132 184 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 20.95% 24.27% 19.78%
As % of the General category 50.00% 58.23% 58.25%
Number of salaries quoted 93 129 113
Liverpool median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,000 £22,900
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £65,000
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +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 264 316 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 41.90% 41.69% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 191 228 193
Liverpool median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,350 £22,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 36 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 33 (25.00%) SQL
3 27 (20.45%) Banking
4 23 (17.42%) Windows
5 22 (16.67%) ITIL
6 20 (15.15%) Project Management
7 16 (12.12%) Management Information System
7 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
7 16 (12.12%) Workflow
7 16 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (11.36%) Investment Management
9 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (9.09%) ERP
10 12 (9.09%) UML
10 12 (9.09%) .NET
10 12 (9.09%) Advertising
10 12 (9.09%) Asset Management
10 12 (9.09%) Windows Server
11 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (8.33%) Wealth Management
11 11 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (7.58%) CRM
12 10 (7.58%) Change Management
12 10 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (7.58%) Front Office
12 10 (7.58%) Degree
12 10 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
13 9 (6.82%) Hyper-V
13 9 (6.82%) ITIL V3

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 5 (3.79%) Apache
1 5 (3.79%) IIS
1 5 (3.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (3.03%) SAS
2 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.27%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.52%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.52%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.76%) CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Content Management Server
5 1 (0.76%) Liferay
5 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.27%) Epicor Tropos
3 2 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.52%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.76%) BPCS
4 1 (0.76%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.76%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.76%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.06%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (5.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) Office 365
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.76%) Azure Functions
4 1 (0.76%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.55%) Firewall
2 5 (3.79%) VoIP
2 5 (3.79%) WAN
3 4 (3.03%) LAN
3 4 (3.03%) Network Security
4 3 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (2.27%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (1.52%) Internet
5 2 (1.52%) IPsec
5 2 (1.52%) MPLS
5 2 (1.52%) Multicast
5 2 (1.52%) Sourcefire
5 2 (1.52%) SSL
5 2 (1.52%) VPN
5 2 (1.52%) Wireless
6 1 (0.76%) SAN
6 1 (0.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.52%) MySQL
8 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.76%) MS Access
8 1 (0.76%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.76%) JIRA
1 1 (0.76%) JMeter
1 1 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 27 (20.45%) Banking
2 12 (9.09%) Advertising
3 10 (7.58%) Front Office
4 7 (5.30%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.27%) Legal
5 3 (2.27%) Marketing
5 3 (2.27%) Retail
6 2 (1.52%) Law
6 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Automotive
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
7 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.76%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (48.48%) Analyst
2 15 (11.36%) Business Analyst
3 14 (10.61%) Developer
3 14 (10.61%) Support Analyst
4 12 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 12 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 11 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 10 (7.58%) Applications Support
6 10 (7.58%) Financial Analyst
6 10 (7.58%) Service Analyst
7 8 (6.06%) Asset Management Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) Desktop Support
9 6 (4.55%) IT Support
9 6 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) Security Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.79%) Network Engineer
11 4 (3.03%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.09%) .NET
2 7 (5.30%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (3.03%) CSS
5 3 (2.27%) HTML
5 3 (2.27%) jQuery
5 3 (2.27%) RESTful
6 2 (1.52%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.52%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.52%) XML
7 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (0.76%) CSS3
7 1 (0.76%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.76%) J2EE
7 1 (0.76%) JSON
7 1 (0.76%) REST
7 1 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.58%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.79%) PKI
4 4 (3.03%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.27%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.27%) Fintech
6 2 (1.52%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.52%) iPad
6 2 (1.52%) iPhone
6 2 (1.52%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.52%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) APACS
7 1 (0.76%) Clustering
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.42%) Windows
2 12 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.30%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.55%) Unix
6 5 (3.79%) Linux
6 5 (3.79%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) HPUX
8 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.67%) ITIL
2 20 (15.15%) Project Management
3 16 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (12.12%) Workflow
4 15 (11.36%) Investment Management
5 12 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 12 (9.09%) ERP
5 12 (9.09%) UML
6 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (8.33%) Wealth Management
7 10 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (7.58%) Change Management
7 10 (7.58%) CRM
7 10 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.82%) ITIL V3
8 9 (6.82%) PRINCE2
9 8 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.06%) Information Security
9 8 (6.06%) Line Management
9 8 (6.06%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.00%) SQL
2 9 (6.82%) C#
3 8 (6.06%) VBA
4 7 (5.30%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.03%) VB
7 3 (2.27%) X++
8 2 (1.52%) Erlang
8 2 (1.52%) Go
8 2 (1.52%) Java
8 2 (1.52%) PHP
8 2 (1.52%) Ruby
9 1 (0.76%) C
9 1 (0.76%) Elixir
9 1 (0.76%) Haskell
9 1 (0.76%) Python
9 1 (0.76%) Scala
9 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (7.58%) Degree
2 6 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.27%) PMP
6 2 (1.52%) ACCA
6 2 (1.52%) CCNP
6 2 (1.52%) CIMA
6 2 (1.52%) CISA
6 2 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.52%) CISM
6 2 (1.52%) CISSP
6 2 (1.52%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.52%) MCDST
6 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.76%) ISEB
7 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.76%) MCP
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) PMO
2 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
3 2 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.52%) QA
4 1 (0.76%) EMIR
4 1 (0.76%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (6.82%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.52%) Docker
3 2 (1.52%) Firmware
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.76%) Rancher
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.30%) Cisco
2 7 (5.30%) Citrix
2 7 (5.30%) Oracle
3 6 (4.55%) VMware
4 5 (3.79%) Epicor
4 5 (3.79%) SAP
5 3 (2.27%) Sage
6 2 (1.52%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.52%) Darktrace
6 2 (1.52%) Dell KACE
6 2 (1.52%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.52%) HP
6 2 (1.52%) IFS
6 2 (1.52%) Infor
6 2 (1.52%) IronPort
6 2 (1.52%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.52%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.52%) Symantec
6 2 (1.52%) Trend Micro