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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 6 9
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 767 652 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.21% 18.61% 17.74%
As % of the General category 47.37% 49.92% 47.57%
Number of salaries quoted 618 522 483
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -  

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 1619 1306 1234
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 38.45% 37.27% 37.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1314 1086 976
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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 -6 39 £35,000 - 5
Salford +3 10 £41,500 -17.00% 2
Cheadle 0 10 £50,000 +92.30% 1
Altrincham -3 9 £30,750 -8.88% 1
Bolton -6 9 £32,500 -8.45% 4
Bury -3 5 £38,500 -3.75%
Oldham +2 2 - -
Rochdale - 1 £52,000 - 2
Finance
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 509 (39.49%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (34.91%) SQL
3 330 (25.60%) SQL Server
4 288 (22.34%) .NET
5 281 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
6 253 (19.63%) Microsoft
7 235 (18.23%) C#
8 231 (17.92%) JavaScript
9 225 (17.46%) Java
10 201 (15.59%) CSS
11 197 (15.28%) Marketing
12 193 (14.97%) HTML
13 186 (14.43%) Retail
13 186 (14.43%) Scrum
14 173 (13.42%) SAP
15 165 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
16 160 (12.41%) Manufacturing
17 158 (12.26%) ASP.NET
18 148 (11.48%) E-Commerce
18 148 (11.48%) Telecoms
19 146 (11.33%) Project Management
20 144 (11.17%) MVC
20 144 (11.17%) Programme Management
21 140 (10.86%) Digital Marketing
22 136 (10.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 134 (10.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
23 134 (10.40%) Electronics
23 134 (10.40%) T-SQL
24 127 (9.85%) TDD
25 125 (9.70%) Web Services

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 48 (3.72%) SAS
2 34 (2.64%) Apache Spark
3 25 (1.94%) IIS
4 21 (1.63%) CMS
5 19 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.16%) Apache
7 13 (1.01%) Confluence
8 12 (0.93%) MS Exchange
8 12 (0.93%) Umbraco
9 10 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (0.78%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.54%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.47%) OpenROAD
11 6 (0.47%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.39%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.31%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 38 (2.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (1.94%) FileZilla
4 14 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.31%) SPSS
7 3 (0.23%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.078%) GIMP
8 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.078%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.078%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.078%) Solid Edge
8 1 (0.078%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 134 (10.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 27 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
5 16 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
6 15 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
6 15 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
6 15 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
6 15 (1.16%) Sage 200
6 15 (1.16%) SAP CO
6 15 (1.16%) SAP FI
6 15 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 14 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
7 14 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
8 13 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
9 12 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
9 12 (0.93%) Sage X3
10 11 (0.85%) NetSuite
10 11 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 114 (8.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (7.68%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (3.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (0.62%) SaaS
5 6 (0.47%) IaaS
5 6 (0.47%) Office 365
6 5 (0.39%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.31%) IBM Blueworks
7 4 (0.31%) Yammer
8 3 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.23%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.16%) PaaS
10 1 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.078%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.078%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.078%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.078%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.078%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.18%) Firewall
2 26 (2.02%) Network Security
3 25 (1.94%) FTP
3 25 (1.94%) SMTP
4 21 (1.63%) LAN
5 20 (1.55%) WAN
6 18 (1.40%) DNS
7 17 (1.32%) TCP/IP
8 12 (0.93%) DHCP
8 12 (0.93%) Intranet
9 9 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (0.70%) MPLS
9 9 (0.70%) SAN
9 9 (0.70%) Wireless
10 8 (0.62%) HTTP
10 8 (0.62%) NetScaler
11 7 (0.54%) Ethernet
11 7 (0.54%) OSPF
11 7 (0.54%) VPN
12 6 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 136 (10.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 123 (9.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 97 (7.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 91 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
6 87 (6.75%) Big Data
7 61 (4.73%) Relational Database
8 59 (4.58%) Hadoop
9 43 (3.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (2.48%) SQL Server 2016
11 29 (2.25%) MongoDB
12 28 (2.17%) MySQL
12 28 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (2.17%) SAS Visual Analytics
13 24 (1.86%) Base SAS
13 24 (1.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 24 (1.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 23 (1.78%) NoSQL
14 23 (1.78%) Oracle Reports
15 22 (1.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (3.65%) Selenium
2 45 (3.49%) JIRA
3 43 (3.34%) Git (software)
4 39 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 39 (3.03%) MSTest
4 39 (3.03%) NUnit
4 39 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 38 (2.95%) Jenkins
6 28 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 26 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 23 (1.78%) ProC
9 17 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
9 17 (1.32%) WebDriver
10 15 (1.16%) JUnit
10 15 (1.16%) Maven
11 14 (1.09%) Subversion
12 13 (1.01%) Bitbucket
13 12 (0.93%) FitNesse
13 12 (0.93%) TeamCity
14 10 (0.78%) Jasmine
General
1 197 (15.28%) Marketing
2 186 (14.43%) Retail
3 160 (12.41%) Manufacturing
4 148 (11.48%) Telecoms
5 134 (10.40%) Electronics
6 124 (9.62%) Banking
7 47 (3.65%) Legal
8 19 (1.47%) General Ledger
8 19 (1.47%) Publishing
9 18 (1.40%) Back Office
10 16 (1.24%) Financial Institution
11 15 (1.16%) Advertising
12 13 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.78%) Games
13 10 (0.78%) Retail Banking
14 9 (0.70%) Local Government
15 8 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
16 7 (0.54%) Law
17 6 (0.47%) Private Banking
18 5 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 404 (31.34%) Developer
2 197 (15.28%) Analyst
3 131 (10.16%) Consultant
4 115 (8.92%) .NET Developer
5 104 (8.07%) SQL Developer
6 85 (6.59%) C# Developer
7 82 (6.36%) Project Manager
8 80 (6.21%) Architect
9 78 (6.05%) SQL Server Developer
10 75 (5.82%) C# .NET Developer
11 65 (5.04%) Business Analyst
12 59 (4.58%) Senior Developer
13 52 (4.03%) Java Developer
14 46 (3.57%) Software Engineer
15 44 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
16 42 (3.26%) ASP.NET Developer
17 41 (3.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 41 (3.18%) Web Developer
18 39 (3.03%) Software Developer
19 38 (2.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (22.34%) .NET
2 201 (15.59%) CSS
3 193 (14.97%) HTML
4 158 (12.26%) ASP.NET
5 125 (9.70%) jQuery
5 125 (9.70%) Web Services
6 95 (7.37%) AngularJS
7 78 (6.05%) XML
8 72 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (5.51%) HTML5
10 59 (4.58%) JSON
11 52 (4.03%) .NET Framework
12 46 (3.57%) SOAP
13 45 (3.49%) RESTful
14 44 (3.41%) CSS3
14 44 (3.41%) WPF
15 41 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 41 (3.18%) REST
16 39 (3.03%) Spring
16 39 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 41 (3.18%) Data Centre
3 41 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (2.79%) User Experience
5 35 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
6 34 (2.64%) Public Cloud
7 31 (2.40%) iPad
8 28 (2.17%) Computer Science
9 25 (1.94%) N-Tier
10 22 (1.71%) Fintech
11 20 (1.55%) Mobile App
12 16 (1.24%) Clustering
13 14 (1.09%) Social Network
14 10 (0.78%) Driving Licence
15 9 (0.70%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.70%) PMI
16 8 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
16 8 (0.62%) NHS
17 7 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 108 (8.38%) Windows
2 67 (5.20%) Unix
3 63 (4.89%) Linux
4 21 (1.63%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.55%) Windows 7
6 15 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.93%) Android
8 11 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.39%) CentOS
12 4 (0.31%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.16%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.078%) Debian
15 1 (0.078%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.078%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (39.49%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (21.80%) Business Intelligence
3 186 (14.43%) Scrum
4 165 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 148 (11.48%) E-Commerce
6 146 (11.33%) Project Management
7 144 (11.17%) MVC
7 144 (11.17%) Programme Management
8 140 (10.86%) Digital Marketing
9 127 (9.85%) TDD
10 114 (8.84%) SDLC
11 112 (8.69%) Analytics
12 103 (7.99%) Software Engineering
13 101 (7.84%) DevOps
14 98 (7.60%) Test Automation
15 96 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
16 87 (6.75%) Open Source
17 86 (6.67%) Web Development
18 81 (6.28%) ETL
19 79 (6.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 450 (34.91%) SQL
2 235 (18.23%) C#
3 231 (17.92%) JavaScript
4 225 (17.46%) Java
5 134 (10.40%) T-SQL
6 96 (7.45%) Python
7 79 (6.13%) C++
8 57 (4.42%) PHP
9 54 (4.19%) PL/SQL
10 50 (3.88%) Shell Script
11 33 (2.56%) Go
12 30 (2.33%) VBScript
13 24 (1.86%) PowerShell
14 23 (1.78%) PROC SQL
14 23 (1.78%) Ruby
14 23 (1.78%) SAS Macro
15 22 (1.71%) C
16 15 (1.16%) R
16 15 (1.16%) TypeScript
17 12 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 112 (8.69%) Degree
2 35 (2.72%) CISSP
3 32 (2.48%) ISEB
4 27 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (1.63%) CCNP
7 21 (1.63%) CIMA
7 21 (1.63%) ISTQB
8 17 (1.32%) CEH
9 16 (1.24%) CLAS
10 13 (1.01%) CCIE
10 13 (1.01%) PMI Certification
10 13 (1.01%) Security Cleared
11 12 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (0.78%) CISA
12 10 (0.78%) PhD
13 9 (0.70%) CISM
14 8 (0.62%) ACCA
15 7 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (5.82%) QA
2 29 (2.25%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.40%) PMO
4 15 (1.16%) SLA
5 14 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.70%) GDPR
7 5 (0.39%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.31%) MiFID
9 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.16%) P3O
11 1 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.078%) GAAP
11 1 (0.078%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.078%) IFRS
11 1 (0.078%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 23 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.71%) Docker
3 18 (1.40%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.47%) PowerHA
5 6 (0.47%) XenApp
6 5 (0.39%) Terminal Server
7 4 (0.31%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.16%) HDFS
10 1 (0.078%) KVM
10 1 (0.078%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.078%) NFS
10 1 (0.078%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.078%) vSphere
10 1 (0.078%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 55 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
2 51 (3.96%) Puppet
3 49 (3.80%) Ansible
4 22 (1.71%) Mesos
5 11 (0.85%) Kibana
6 9 (0.70%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.54%) FortiGate
8 6 (0.47%) CFEngine
9 5 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.31%) Control-M
11 3 (0.23%) SCCM
12 2 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.16%) MAILsweeper
12 2 (0.16%) Packer
12 2 (0.16%) SCOM
12 2 (0.16%) SCSM
13 1 (0.078%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.078%) IBM BigFix
13 1 (0.078%) Nagios
13 1 (0.078%) Netcool
Vendors
1 253 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 173 (13.42%) SAP
3 86 (6.67%) Oracle
4 47 (3.65%) Google
5 39 (3.03%) Cisco
6 31 (2.40%) Sage
7 26 (2.02%) VMware
8 25 (1.94%) PayPal
9 22 (1.71%) Cognizant
10 21 (1.63%) CheckPoint
11 18 (1.40%) IBM
11 18 (1.40%) Pegasus
12 17 (1.32%) Citrix
13 15 (1.16%) HP
13 15 (1.16%) Tableau
14 14 (1.09%) Facebook
14 14 (1.09%) Twitter
15 12 (0.93%) Fortinet
15 12 (0.93%) Sitecore
16 11 (0.85%) Atlassian
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Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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