The median annual salary for a Financial Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Finance Analyst
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 213 212
Rank change year-on-year -36 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Financial Analyst 20 15 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.29% 0.27% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.27% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 44
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £25,600 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £49,550 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6598 5504 6187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.66% 97.74% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5394 4671 5060
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Financial Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Financial Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Analyst in the North West

Financial Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in the North West.

Salary trend for Financial Analyst in the North West

Financial Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Financial Analyst in the North West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Financial Analyst in the North West

Financial Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Financial Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Manchester -24 13 £56,750 +51.33% 1
Merseyside 0 3 £28,000 -27.74%
Cheshire -34 3 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Lancashire +6 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Financial Analyst
England

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Financial Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Financial Analyst in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Oracle
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
4 10 (29.41%) Project Management
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (26.47%) ERP
5 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (26.47%) General Ledger
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle General Ledger
5 9 (26.47%) Cash Management
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle Cash Management
5 9 (26.47%) Oracle Assets
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle ERP
6 8 (23.53%) Banking
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (20.59%) SQLPlus
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
7 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (17.65%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 6 (17.65%) Degree
9 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (14.71%) Retail
9 5 (14.71%) SAP

Financial Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (11.76%) GlassFish
1 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle Assets
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle Cash Management
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle Financials
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle General Ledger
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (5.88%) SAP BPC
7 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (2.94%) SAP CO
7 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
7 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.94%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.59%) SQLPlus
3 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.94%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 34 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) General Ledger
3 8 (23.53%) Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Retail
5 4 (11.76%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (5.88%) Billing
7 1 (2.94%) Advertising
7 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
1 10 (29.41%) Project Management
2 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (26.47%) Cash Management
2 9 (26.47%) ERP
3 4 (11.76%) Data Integration
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
4 3 (8.82%) SDLC
4 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
4 3 (8.82%) Use Case
4 3 (8.82%) Workflow
5 2 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) DSDM
5 2 (5.88%) E-business
5 2 (5.88%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (5.88%) Six Sigma
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ACCA
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) CIMA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) GCFA
3 1 (2.94%) GCIH
3 1 (2.94%) GREM
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Pegasus
2 5 (14.71%) SAP
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Guidewire
4 2 (5.88%) Sun
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.94%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
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