The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Devon / Plymouth
Rank 18 20 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 7.69% 1.64% 6.85%
As % of the General category 15.38% 4.35% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Median salary £37,500 £16,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +127.27% -76.42%  
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 Plymouth with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 26 23 24
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 50.00% 37.70% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 22
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% -55.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £17,700 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth 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 Plymouth

Finance
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Finance in Plymouth

Finance
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Plymouth region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) Product Management
3 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
3 9 (64.29%) Marketing
3 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
3 9 (64.29%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) VBA
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Fintech
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
6 1 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Microservices
6 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
6 1 (7.14%) Dropwizard
6 1 (7.14%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.14%) Computer Science

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (64.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Product Manager
1 9 (64.29%) Software Manager
1 9 (64.29%) Software Product Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Supply Chain Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Dropwizard
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) Spring Boot
1 1 (7.14%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Fintech
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
2 9 (64.29%) Product Management
2 9 (64.29%) Project Management
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
2 9 (64.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 9 (64.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Microservices
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) VBA
2 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree