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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 527 693 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.46% 20.34% 19.10%
As % of the General category 39.42% 52.38% 51.02%
Number of salaries quoted 412 535 614
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 1337 1323 1419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 34.15% 38.83% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1048 1112
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Bolton -3 22 £30,200 -14.92% 2
Altrincham -8 9 £32,500 -24.85% 5
Cheadle +7 7 £55,000 +42.85% 1
Stockport -6 5 £42,500 +26.86% 6
Salford -5 4 £38,500 -37.14% 4
Wigan -13 2 £55,000 -
Finance
North West

Finance
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 342 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (30.97%) SQL
3 216 (21.30%) .NET
4 192 (18.93%) C#
5 191 (18.84%) SQL Server
6 164 (16.17%) Microsoft
7 152 (14.99%) JavaScript
8 146 (14.40%) Java
9 144 (14.20%) Retail
10 142 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
11 134 (13.21%) MS Excel
11 134 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 123 (12.13%) CSS
13 122 (12.03%) HTML
13 122 (12.03%) Project Management
13 122 (12.03%) MVC
14 112 (11.05%) E-Commerce
15 110 (10.85%) Scrum
16 107 (10.55%) Web Services
17 103 (10.16%) ASP.NET
17 103 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
18 100 (9.86%) Degree
19 97 (9.57%) T-SQL
20 94 (9.27%) SAP
21 89 (8.78%) TDD
21 89 (8.78%) jQuery
22 88 (8.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 86 (8.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 84 (8.28%) Marketing
25 79 (7.79%) WCF

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 14 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
1 14 (1.38%) SAS
2 13 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 12 (1.18%) IIS
4 10 (0.99%) Apache Spark
5 8 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.69%) Confluence
7 5 (0.49%) Commerce Server
7 5 (0.49%) Drupal
7 5 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (0.49%) GeoServer
7 5 (0.49%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.30%) CMS
9 3 (0.30%) Liferay
10 2 (0.20%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.20%) JBoss
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.099%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 134 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.07%) MS Office
3 10 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.59%) MS Project
5 5 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.20%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.099%) GIMP
7 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.099%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.099%) Solid Edge
7 1 (0.099%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.099%) SPSS
7 1 (0.099%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 35 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (1.97%) Sage 200
3 19 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
5 16 (1.58%) Oracle Payables
5 16 (1.58%) SAP CO
5 16 (1.58%) SAP FI
5 16 (1.58%) SAP FI/CO
6 15 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
6 15 (1.48%) Oracle Assets
6 15 (1.48%) Oracle Receivables
7 14 (1.38%) Oracle General Ledger
8 13 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
8 13 (1.28%) Oracle Cash Management
8 13 (1.28%) Sage X3
9 12 (1.18%) NetSuite
10 10 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
11 8 (0.79%) Oracle ASCP
11 8 (0.79%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 73 (7.20%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.59%) Office 365
6 5 (0.49%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.39%) FinancialForce.com
7 4 (0.39%) PaaS
7 4 (0.39%) SaaS
8 3 (0.30%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.30%) Yammer
9 2 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.099%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.099%) AdWords
10 1 (0.099%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 54 (5.33%) Firewall
2 42 (4.14%) Network Security
3 27 (2.66%) DNS
4 23 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 21 (2.07%) DHCP
6 18 (1.78%) WAN
7 17 (1.68%) LAN
7 17 (1.68%) Wireless
8 15 (1.48%) MPLS
9 13 (1.28%) VPN
10 12 (1.18%) BGP
10 12 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (1.18%) DMVPN
10 12 (1.18%) EIGRP
10 12 (1.18%) OSPF
10 12 (1.18%) SNA
11 11 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (1.08%) NetScaler
12 10 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 88 (8.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 86 (8.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (6.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 56 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (4.24%) Big Data
7 35 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (2.66%) Oracle Reports
9 19 (1.87%) Oracle Database
9 19 (1.87%) Relational Database
10 17 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
11 16 (1.58%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.48%) MySQL
13 12 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
15 9 (0.89%) Oracle Database 12c
15 9 (0.89%) Power BI
15 9 (0.89%) QlikView
16 8 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 51 (5.03%) NUnit
2 50 (4.93%) Selenium
3 35 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 31 (3.06%) Visual Studio
5 30 (2.96%) JIRA
6 28 (2.76%) MSTest
7 23 (2.27%) Git (software)
8 20 (1.97%) WebDriver
9 17 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (1.58%) FitNesse
11 14 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (1.28%) Jasmine
12 13 (1.28%) Jenkins
13 9 (0.89%) Maven
14 8 (0.79%) JUnit
15 7 (0.69%) HP UFT
15 7 (0.69%) NuGet
15 7 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
15 7 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
16 5 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 144 (14.20%) Retail
2 84 (8.28%) Marketing
3 74 (7.30%) Manufacturing
4 72 (7.10%) Banking
5 53 (5.23%) Telecoms
6 40 (3.94%) Legal
7 35 (3.45%) Electronics
8 22 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (1.78%) Publishing
10 16 (1.58%) Financial Institution
11 15 (1.48%) Games
12 14 (1.38%) Local Government
13 10 (0.99%) General Ledger
14 9 (0.89%) Advertising
14 9 (0.89%) Billing
15 8 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
16 5 (0.49%) Retail Banking
17 4 (0.39%) Law
18 3 (0.30%) Automotive
18 3 (0.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 272 (26.82%) Developer
2 174 (17.16%) Analyst
3 133 (13.12%) Consultant
4 91 (8.97%) .NET Developer
5 77 (7.59%) C# Developer
6 76 (7.50%) Project Manager
7 67 (6.61%) SQL Developer
8 66 (6.51%) Architect
9 60 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
10 55 (5.42%) Senior Developer
11 54 (5.33%) Business Analyst
12 43 (4.24%) Security Consultant
13 41 (4.04%) SQL Server Developer
14 39 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
15 36 (3.55%) Lead Developer
15 36 (3.55%) Tester
16 34 (3.35%) Senior .NET Developer
17 31 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
18 29 (2.86%) C# Software Engineer
18 29 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (21.30%) .NET
2 123 (12.13%) CSS
3 122 (12.03%) HTML
4 107 (10.55%) Web Services
5 103 (10.16%) ASP.NET
6 89 (8.78%) jQuery
7 79 (7.79%) WCF
8 72 (7.10%) XML
9 59 (5.82%) WPF
10 57 (5.62%) AngularJS
11 48 (4.73%) XSLT
12 42 (4.14%) RESTful
13 37 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (3.65%) SOAP
14 35 (3.45%) .NET Framework
15 28 (2.76%) LINQ
16 27 (2.66%) REST
17 26 (2.56%) Ajax
17 26 (2.56%) Entity Framework
17 26 (2.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 103 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (4.64%) Data Centre
3 31 (3.06%) Management Information System
4 29 (2.86%) User Experience
5 28 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (2.76%) iPad
6 27 (2.66%) Xbox
7 16 (1.58%) Driving Licence
8 12 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.18%) Virtual Team
9 10 (0.99%) Mobile App
10 9 (0.89%) Clustering
10 9 (0.89%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.49%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.49%) NHS
11 5 (0.49%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.49%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.39%) Cyber Attack
12 4 (0.39%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (0.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 70 (6.90%) Windows
2 37 (3.65%) Linux
3 25 (2.47%) Windows Server
4 22 (2.17%) Unix
5 15 (1.48%) Android
5 15 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.79%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (0.39%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.099%) AIX
13 1 (0.099%) CentOS
13 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.099%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.099%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
3 134 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 122 (12.03%) MVC
4 122 (12.03%) Project Management
5 112 (11.05%) E-Commerce
6 110 (10.85%) Scrum
7 89 (8.78%) TDD
8 72 (7.10%) Software Engineering
9 70 (6.90%) ERP
10 65 (6.41%) SDLC
11 58 (5.72%) OO
12 56 (5.52%) BDD
12 56 (5.52%) Business Analysis
13 55 (5.42%) Service Delivery
14 53 (5.23%) Waterfall
15 52 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
15 52 (5.13%) DevOps
15 52 (5.13%) Web Development
16 51 (5.03%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 314 (30.97%) SQL
2 192 (18.93%) C#
3 152 (14.99%) JavaScript
4 146 (14.40%) Java
5 97 (9.57%) T-SQL
6 46 (4.54%) PL/SQL
7 40 (3.94%) C++
8 28 (2.76%) Python
9 18 (1.78%) Ruby
10 17 (1.68%) PHP
11 16 (1.58%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.28%) C
13 10 (0.99%) ABAP
14 9 (0.89%) R
14 9 (0.89%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.79%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.69%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.49%) Groovy
17 5 (0.49%) Perl
17 5 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 100 (9.86%) Degree
2 46 (4.54%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (3.85%) CCNP
4 35 (3.45%) CISSP
5 27 (2.66%) CCIE
6 25 (2.47%) ISEB
7 22 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (1.87%) CIMA
9 15 (1.48%) CEH
10 14 (1.38%) CISM
10 14 (1.38%) CLAS
11 13 (1.28%) CCSA
11 13 (1.28%) CCSE
11 13 (1.28%) CCSP
12 11 (1.08%) ISTQB
13 9 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.79%) ACCA
15 7 (0.69%) MCSE
16 6 (0.59%) CCNA
16 6 (0.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.31%) QA
2 26 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.28%) PMO
3 13 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.89%) SLA
6 4 (0.39%) SDET
7 3 (0.30%) IFRS
7 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.20%) GDPR
8 2 (0.20%) IAS 39
8 2 (0.20%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.20%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.099%) COBIT
9 1 (0.099%) GPG13
9 1 (0.099%) MiFID
9 1 (0.099%) P3O
System Software
1 21 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.59%) XenApp
5 5 (0.49%) Docker
6 3 (0.30%) PowerHA
7 2 (0.20%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.099%) KVM
8 1 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.099%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.28%) FortiGate
3 10 (0.99%) Puppet
4 7 (0.69%) Ansible
5 5 (0.49%) Kibana
6 4 (0.39%) Mesos
7 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.30%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (0.30%) Nagios
8 2 (0.20%) Netcool
8 2 (0.20%) SCCM
8 2 (0.20%) SCOM
9 1 (0.099%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.099%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.099%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.099%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.099%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.099%) Packer
9 1 (0.099%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.099%) SCSM
Vendors
1 164 (16.17%) Microsoft
2 94 (9.27%) SAP
3 57 (5.62%) Oracle
4 51 (5.03%) Cisco
5 43 (4.24%) Google
6 40 (3.94%) Sage
7 30 (2.96%) CheckPoint
8 26 (2.56%) VMware
9 25 (2.47%) Fortinet
10 24 (2.37%) Citrix
11 15 (1.48%) F5
11 15 (1.48%) IBM
11 15 (1.48%) Rackspace
11 15 (1.48%) Splunk
12 12 (1.18%) Tableau
13 11 (1.08%) Cognos
13 11 (1.08%) Pegasus
14 9 (0.89%) JD Edwards
14 9 (0.89%) Sun
15 8 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000, Pension Scheme, Personal Training Budget, 25 Holidays
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus annual bonus and generous packa
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + FlexiTime, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 20 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: circa £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum £35000-£50000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: £competitive + company benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 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
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago