The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 652 648 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.46% 19.22% 16.68%
As % of the General category 44.75% 50.43% 45.30%
Number of salaries quoted 524 539 451
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £29,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £68,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1457 1285 1223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 36.79% 38.12% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1072 968
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Finance
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Finance in Manchester

Finance
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Manchester

Finance
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -3 27 £35,000 - 9
Altrincham -5 10 £30,000 -20.00% 6
Salford -1 9 £40,500 -19.00% 8
Cheadle 0 8 £50,000 +92.30%
Bolton -3 7 £24,000 -32.39% 1
Bury -9 5 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Oldham -4 2 - -
Finance
North West

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Finance.

1 424 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (32.48%) SQL
3 294 (25.06%) SQL Server
4 253 (21.57%) .NET
5 221 (18.84%) Microsoft
6 217 (18.50%) Business Intelligence
6 217 (18.50%) C#
7 198 (16.88%) JavaScript
8 192 (16.37%) Java
9 180 (15.35%) Retail
10 177 (15.09%) CSS
11 169 (14.41%) HTML
12 160 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 155 (13.21%) Scrum
14 150 (12.79%) Marketing
15 142 (12.11%) E-Commerce
16 140 (11.94%) ASP.NET
17 135 (11.51%) Project Management
18 134 (11.42%) MVC
19 130 (11.08%) SAP
20 121 (10.32%) Manufacturing
20 121 (10.32%) jQuery
21 120 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 118 (10.06%) T-SQL
22 118 (10.06%) Web Services
22 118 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
23 108 (9.21%) Telecoms
23 108 (9.21%) TDD
24 106 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 102 (8.70%) Programme Management

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 35 (2.98%) SAS
2 28 (2.39%) Apache Spark
3 21 (1.79%) IIS
4 17 (1.45%) CMS
4 17 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
6 12 (1.02%) Apache
6 12 (1.02%) Confluence
7 11 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 11 (0.94%) Umbraco
8 9 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (0.68%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.43%) Drupal
11 5 (0.43%) GeoServer
11 5 (0.43%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.26%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.26%) Liferay
12 3 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (3.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (1.45%) FileZilla
4 12 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.34%) SPSS
8 1 (0.085%) GIMP
8 1 (0.085%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.085%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.085%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.085%) Solid Edge
8 1 (0.085%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 90 (7.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (2.39%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
5 19 (1.62%) Oracle Receivables
6 18 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
7 17 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
7 17 (1.45%) Sage 200
8 16 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
8 16 (1.36%) Oracle General Ledger
9 15 (1.28%) Oracle Cash Management
9 15 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
10 14 (1.19%) Sage X3
11 13 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
11 13 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
12 12 (1.02%) NetSuite
12 12 (1.02%) SAP CO
12 12 (1.02%) SAP FI
12 12 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
13 10 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 90 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (0.68%) SaaS
5 5 (0.43%) Office 365
6 4 (0.34%) IaaS
6 4 (0.34%) IBM Blueworks
6 4 (0.34%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.34%) Yammer
7 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.17%) PaaS
9 1 (0.085%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.085%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.085%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.085%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.75%) Firewall
2 36 (3.07%) Network Security
3 18 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 17 (1.45%) FTP
4 17 (1.45%) SMTP
4 17 (1.45%) WAN
5 16 (1.36%) LAN
6 15 (1.28%) DNS
7 12 (1.02%) Intranet
8 11 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (0.94%) DHCP
8 11 (0.94%) Wireless
9 10 (0.85%) NetScaler
10 9 (0.77%) Ethernet
11 8 (0.68%) BGP
11 8 (0.68%) HTTP
11 8 (0.68%) MPLS
11 8 (0.68%) OSPF
11 8 (0.68%) SNA
11 8 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (25.06%) SQL Server
2 120 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 106 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 86 (7.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 83 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
6 65 (5.54%) Big Data
7 46 (3.92%) Hadoop
8 43 (3.67%) Relational Database
9 42 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
11 26 (2.22%) MySQL
12 24 (2.05%) Oracle Database
12 24 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
12 24 (2.05%) SQL Server 2016
13 22 (1.88%) NoSQL
14 19 (1.62%) MongoDB
15 15 (1.28%) SAS Visual Analytics
15 15 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
17 12 (1.02%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 46 (3.92%) Selenium
2 42 (3.58%) JIRA
3 38 (3.24%) NUnit
4 36 (3.07%) MSTest
5 35 (2.98%) Cucumber
5 35 (2.98%) Git (software)
5 35 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (2.98%) Visual Studio
6 29 (2.47%) Jenkins
7 22 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
8 17 (1.45%) WebDriver
9 12 (1.02%) JUnit
10 11 (0.94%) FitNesse
10 11 (0.94%) ProC
11 10 (0.85%) Jasmine
12 9 (0.77%) Bitbucket
13 8 (0.68%) Maven
13 8 (0.68%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 180 (15.35%) Retail
2 150 (12.79%) Marketing
3 121 (10.32%) Manufacturing
4 108 (9.21%) Telecoms
5 102 (8.70%) Banking
6 90 (7.67%) Electronics
7 42 (3.58%) Legal
8 22 (1.88%) Publishing
9 18 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 18 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 17 (1.45%) General Ledger
11 13 (1.11%) Local Government
12 12 (1.02%) Back Office
13 11 (0.94%) Advertising
13 11 (0.94%) Games
14 10 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
15 9 (0.77%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.51%) Private Banking
17 5 (0.43%) Billing
17 5 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 337 (28.73%) Developer
2 202 (17.22%) Analyst
3 137 (11.68%) Consultant
4 103 (8.78%) .NET Developer
5 88 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 78 (6.65%) C# Developer
7 77 (6.56%) Architect
8 75 (6.39%) Project Manager
9 67 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
10 65 (5.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 54 (4.60%) Business Analyst
12 47 (4.01%) Senior Developer
13 43 (3.67%) Security Consultant
14 41 (3.50%) Java Developer
15 40 (3.41%) ASP.NET Developer
15 40 (3.41%) Software Engineer
16 38 (3.24%) Web Developer
17 33 (2.81%) Cloud Architect
17 33 (2.81%) JavaScript Developer
18 32 (2.73%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (21.57%) .NET
2 177 (15.09%) CSS
3 169 (14.41%) HTML
4 140 (11.94%) ASP.NET
5 121 (10.32%) jQuery
6 118 (10.06%) Web Services
7 86 (7.33%) AngularJS
8 74 (6.31%) XML
9 55 (4.69%) HTML5
10 54 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (4.52%) JSON
12 52 (4.43%) .NET Framework
13 48 (4.09%) WCF
14 46 (3.92%) XSLT
15 43 (3.67%) WPF
16 38 (3.24%) SOAP
17 36 (3.07%) RESTful
18 34 (2.90%) Entity Framework
19 33 (2.81%) REST
20 32 (2.73%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 118 (10.06%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (3.84%) Data Centre
3 40 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (2.98%) iPad
5 33 (2.81%) Management Information System
6 31 (2.64%) Greenfield Project
7 23 (1.96%) User Experience
8 21 (1.79%) Public Cloud
9 19 (1.62%) Mobile App
10 17 (1.45%) Clustering
11 16 (1.36%) Computer Science
12 14 (1.19%) Fintech
13 11 (0.94%) Driving Licence
13 11 (0.94%) N-Tier
14 10 (0.85%) Social Network
15 8 (0.68%) Algorithms
15 8 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (0.68%) Virtual Team
16 6 (0.51%) NHS
16 6 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 102 (8.70%) Windows
2 53 (4.52%) Linux
3 51 (4.35%) Unix
4 26 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.36%) Windows 7
6 14 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.11%) Android
8 12 (1.02%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.60%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.43%) CentOS
12 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.26%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.085%) Debian
15 1 (0.085%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.085%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (18.50%) Business Intelligence
3 160 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 155 (13.21%) Scrum
5 142 (12.11%) E-Commerce
6 135 (11.51%) Project Management
7 134 (11.42%) MVC
8 108 (9.21%) TDD
9 102 (8.70%) Programme Management
10 100 (8.53%) SDLC
11 95 (8.10%) Digital Marketing
11 95 (8.10%) Software Engineering
12 83 (7.08%) DevOps
13 81 (6.91%) Test Automation
14 80 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
15 74 (6.31%) ERP
16 71 (6.05%) ETL
16 71 (6.05%) Web Development
17 70 (5.97%) Open Source
18 67 (5.71%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 381 (32.48%) SQL
2 217 (18.50%) C#
3 198 (16.88%) JavaScript
4 192 (16.37%) Java
5 118 (10.06%) T-SQL
6 79 (6.73%) Python
7 64 (5.46%) C++
8 55 (4.69%) PL/SQL
9 46 (3.92%) PHP
10 32 (2.73%) Shell Script
11 22 (1.88%) VBScript
12 20 (1.71%) Go
12 20 (1.71%) PowerShell
12 20 (1.71%) Ruby
13 18 (1.53%) C
14 16 (1.36%) R
15 15 (1.28%) TypeScript
16 11 (0.94%) PROC SQL
16 11 (0.94%) SAS Macro
17 10 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 102 (8.70%) Degree
2 37 (3.15%) CISSP
3 32 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (2.47%) CCNP
5 26 (2.22%) ISEB
6 24 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (1.71%) ISTQB
8 19 (1.62%) CCIE
9 18 (1.53%) CIMA
10 17 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
11 15 (1.28%) CEH
12 14 (1.19%) CLAS
13 12 (1.02%) Security Cleared
14 10 (0.85%) CCSA
14 10 (0.85%) CCSE
14 10 (0.85%) CCSP
14 10 (0.85%) CISM
15 9 (0.77%) CISA
15 9 (0.77%) PhD
15 9 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.05%) QA
2 28 (2.39%) Data Quality
3 17 (1.45%) PMO
4 14 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.19%) SLA
5 8 (0.68%) GDPR
5 8 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.34%) MiFID
7 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.17%) P3O
9 1 (0.085%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.085%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.085%) IFRS
9 1 (0.085%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 20 (1.71%) Active Directory
1 20 (1.71%) Docker
2 11 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.60%) PowerHA
5 6 (0.51%) XenApp
6 5 (0.43%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.17%) HDFS
8 1 (0.085%) KVM
8 1 (0.085%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.085%) NFS
8 1 (0.085%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.085%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.085%) vSphere
8 1 (0.085%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 41 (3.50%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (3.15%) Puppet
3 34 (2.90%) Ansible
4 16 (1.36%) Mesos
5 11 (0.94%) FortiGate
5 11 (0.94%) Kibana
6 9 (0.77%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.43%) CFEngine
8 3 (0.26%) Control-M
8 3 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.26%) Nagios
8 3 (0.26%) SCCM
9 2 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.17%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.17%) Netcool
9 2 (0.17%) SCOM
9 2 (0.17%) SCSM
10 1 (0.085%) CSIRT
10 1 (0.085%) IBM BigFix
10 1 (0.085%) Packer
Vendors
1 221 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 130 (11.08%) SAP
3 66 (5.63%) Oracle
4 41 (3.50%) Cisco
5 37 (3.15%) Google
6 35 (2.98%) Sage
7 29 (2.47%) VMware
8 22 (1.88%) CheckPoint
8 22 (1.88%) Citrix
9 18 (1.53%) Cognizant
9 18 (1.53%) Fortinet
9 18 (1.53%) Pegasus
10 17 (1.45%) IBM
10 17 (1.45%) PayPal
11 14 (1.19%) Rackspace
12 11 (0.94%) Cognos
12 11 (0.94%) Red Hat
12 11 (0.94%) Sitecore
13 10 (0.85%) JD Edwards
13 10 (0.85%) Splunk
Stockport, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum *Golden Opportunity! Do not miss out!!
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Salford, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Resource Management
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Source Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Source Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Source Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £65k + 5% Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum **Huge Opportunity - Apply ASAP!**
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Maxwell Bond
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension,
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum **Great Opportunity - Dont miss out!**
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Pershing Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago