The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 121 89 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 22.57% 19.02% 18.63%
As % of the General category 54.50% 52.35% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 79 59 78
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £69,500
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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 222 170 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 41.42% 36.32% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 149 120 165
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Finance
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Finance in Merseyside

Finance
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Merseyside over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Merseyside

Finance
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 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
Liverpool +2 96 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Wirral - 2 £40,000 - 1
Prescot - 1 - -
Finance
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Finance.

1 55 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (24.64%) Banking
3 46 (21.80%) Microsoft
4 40 (18.96%) ITIL
5 36 (17.06%) PHP
5 36 (17.06%) SQL
5 36 (17.06%) SQL Server
5 36 (17.06%) Project Management
6 29 (13.74%) MVC
6 29 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (13.27%) Windows
8 27 (12.80%) MySQL
9 26 (12.32%) SOAP
9 26 (12.32%) Degree
10 25 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (11.85%) REST
11 23 (10.90%) TDD
12 22 (10.43%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (10.43%) SDLC
13 21 (9.95%) Active Directory
14 20 (9.48%) CSS
14 20 (9.48%) HTML
14 20 (9.48%) Change Management
14 20 (9.48%) Zend
15 19 (9.00%) Laravel
15 19 (9.00%) Management Information System
15 19 (9.00%) Oracle
15 19 (9.00%) Microsoft Office
15 19 (9.00%) Software Engineering

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 16 (7.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (2.84%) IIS
3 5 (2.37%) SAS
4 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.47%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) Confluence
5 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (9.00%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (8.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.84%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (2.84%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.95%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.95%) Sage 1000
4 2 (0.95%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.95%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.95%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.47%) HFM
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.53%) Office 365
2 6 (2.84%) IaaS
2 6 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.84%) PaaS
3 2 (0.95%) Mavenlink
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.79%) Firewall
2 6 (2.84%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.42%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) Network Security
4 1 (0.47%) SAN
4 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.06%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.80%) MySQL
3 22 (10.43%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (7.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (2.84%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (2.84%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.37%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.42%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.42%) QlikView
10 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (6.64%) Selenium
1 14 (6.64%) Selenium IDE
1 14 (6.64%) WebDriver
2 7 (3.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.47%) JIRA
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 52 (24.64%) Banking
2 17 (8.06%) Retail
3 9 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.79%) Marketing
5 7 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.42%) Advertising
7 3 (1.42%) Law
7 3 (1.42%) Legal
8 2 (0.95%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (23.70%) Developer
2 44 (20.85%) Analyst
3 28 (13.27%) PHP Developer
4 17 (8.06%) IT Manager
5 16 (7.58%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.11%) MySQL Developer
6 15 (7.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 13 (6.16%) SQL Developer
8 12 (5.69%) Server Engineer
9 11 (5.21%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.74%) Business Analyst
11 9 (4.27%) Architect
11 9 (4.27%) Business Manager
11 9 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.27%) IT Analyst
11 9 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.32%) Agile Developer
12 7 (3.32%) Lead PHP Developer
12 7 (3.32%) Windows Engineer
12 7 (3.32%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.32%) SOAP
2 25 (11.85%) REST
3 20 (9.48%) CSS
3 20 (9.48%) HTML
4 19 (9.00%) Laravel
5 17 (8.06%) CSS3
6 16 (7.58%) HTML5
7 14 (6.64%) CakePHP
8 8 (3.79%) .NET
9 6 (2.84%) Symfony
10 5 (2.37%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.37%) LAMP
10 5 (2.37%) Node.js
10 5 (2.37%) RESTful
11 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.42%) Middleware
12 2 (0.95%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.95%) jQuery
12 2 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.00%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.16%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.27%) NHS
5 7 (3.32%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.84%) FlexPod
7 5 (2.37%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.90%) Clustering
8 4 (1.90%) CMDB
9 3 (1.42%) FMCG
9 3 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.42%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.42%) Replication
10 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.95%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.95%) iPad
10 2 (0.95%) Life Science
10 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.27%) Windows
2 14 (6.64%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.32%) Windows 7
3 7 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.37%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (2.37%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.07%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.96%) ITIL
3 36 (17.06%) Project Management
4 29 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (13.74%) MVC
5 25 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (10.90%) TDD
7 22 (10.43%) SDLC
8 20 (9.48%) Change Management
9 19 (9.00%) Software Engineering
10 15 (7.11%) Waterfall
11 14 (6.64%) API Development
11 14 (6.64%) Functional Testing
12 13 (6.16%) Analytics
12 13 (6.16%) Data Architecture
12 13 (6.16%) OOP
12 13 (6.16%) Service Delivery
12 13 (6.16%) Supplier Management
13 12 (5.69%) Migration
13 12 (5.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (17.06%) PHP
1 36 (17.06%) SQL
2 18 (8.53%) JavaScript
3 14 (6.64%) T-SQL
4 8 (3.79%) PHP 5
5 7 (3.32%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.37%) C#
7 3 (1.42%) VB
7 3 (1.42%) VBA
8 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (12.32%) Degree
2 9 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.32%) CCNA
3 7 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.84%) MCITP
4 6 (2.84%) NCDA
4 6 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (2.37%) ISEB
5 5 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.42%) CIMA
7 2 (0.95%) ACCA
7 2 (0.95%) APMP
8 1 (0.47%) CISA
8 1 (0.47%) CISM
8 1 (0.47%) CISSP
8 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.47%) PMP
8 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.42%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) PMO
3 1 (0.47%) GDPR
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (9.95%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.69%) XenApp
3 7 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.84%) vSphere
5 4 (1.90%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (3.79%) SCOM
2 6 (2.84%) Nagios
3 5 (2.37%) EdgeSight
4 3 (1.42%) SCOrch
4 3 (1.42%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.95%) SCCM
6 1 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 46 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 20 (9.48%) Zend
3 19 (9.00%) Oracle
4 9 (4.27%) Citrix
4 9 (4.27%) Tableau
5 8 (3.79%) Cisco
6 7 (3.32%) ServiceNow
6 7 (3.32%) VMware
7 6 (2.84%) NetApp
7 6 (2.84%) Sage
7 6 (2.84%) SAP
8 5 (2.37%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.90%) Sun
10 3 (1.42%) HP
10 3 (1.42%) RedGate
11 2 (0.95%) Alteryx
11 2 (0.95%) Pegasus
12 1 (0.47%) Cognos
12 1 (0.47%) Progress
12 1 (0.47%) Remedy
Liverpool, Merseyside
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bootle, Merseyside
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
National Museums Liverpool
Salary: £21,534 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £24,000 - £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Platinum Business Partners
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Will & Probate Services
Posted: 13 days ago