The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 22 7 3
Rank change year-on-year -15 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 7 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 6.14% 18.97% 27.78%
As % of the General category 41.18% 57.89% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 20
Median salary £35,000 £41,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.16% +19.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,400 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £42,500 £38,750
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 Preston with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 17 19 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 14.91% 32.76% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 25
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,900 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston 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 Preston

Finance
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Finance in Preston

Finance
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Preston over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Preston

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 23 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 Preston region with a requirement for Finance.

1 13 (48.15%) SQL
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Advertising
3 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) VB
4 8 (29.63%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) SOAP
4 8 (29.63%) Web Services
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
4 8 (29.63%) Mainframe
4 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
4 8 (29.63%) AS400
4 8 (29.63%) VB6
4 8 (29.63%) Ajax
4 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (29.63%) WCF
4 8 (29.63%) iSeries
4 8 (29.63%) RESTful
4 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
4 8 (29.63%) SDLC
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.11%) Data Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) RDBMS
1 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Programmer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst Programmer
2 8 (29.63%) C# Programmer
2 8 (29.63%) Programmer
2 8 (29.63%) VB Analyst Programmer
2 8 (29.63%) VB Programmer
2 8 (29.63%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
2 8 (29.63%) VB6 Programmer
3 4 (14.81%) Business Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 3 (11.11%) IT Development Manager
4 3 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Data Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
1 10 (37.04%) ASP.NET
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 8 (29.63%) Ajax
3 8 (29.63%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) RESTful
3 8 (29.63%) SOAP
3 8 (29.63%) WCF
3 8 (29.63%) Web Services
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) OLE
5 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) AS400
1 8 (29.63%) iSeries
1 8 (29.63%) Mainframe
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) NHS
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) SDLC
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Business Development
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Data Management
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) API Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.41%) Process Management
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) VB
3 8 (29.63%) VB6
4 1 (3.70%) COBOL
4 1 (3.70%) Delphi
4 1 (3.70%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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