The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 26 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 41 58 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 7.81% 8.35% 12.26%
As % of the General category 26.45% 37.91% 39.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 66
Median salary £32,500 £34,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.79% -18.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 155 153 191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 29.52% 22.01% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 118 108 162
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,500 £53,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Finance
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Finance in Staffordshire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Staffordshire

Finance
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Stoke-on-Trent +13 13 £29,817 -5.34% 3
Stafford -2 7 £25,000 -34.21% 2
Burton-upon-Trent +14 5 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Tamworth +8 4 £34,500 +38.00% 1
Lichfield -13 4 £31,250 -3.84%
Cannock - 2 £45,000 -
Finance
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.76%) Mentoring
3 15 (22.73%) ERP
3 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.70%) SLA
5 12 (18.18%) SQL
6 11 (16.67%) C#
6 11 (16.67%) Oracle
6 11 (16.67%) Retail
7 10 (15.15%) .NET
8 9 (13.64%) VB.NET
8 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
8 9 (13.64%) MVC
8 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (12.12%) SDLC
9 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (12.12%) Fintech
10 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.61%) ISEB
10 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
10 7 (10.61%) Windows
10 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.61%) Manufacturing
11 6 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (9.09%) Scrum
11 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
11 6 (9.09%) Change Management
11 6 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
11 6 (9.09%) SAP CO

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.52%) SAS
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (9.09%) SAP CO
2 6 (9.09%) SAP FI
2 6 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (1.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.06%) Taleo
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Firewall
1 3 (4.55%) Wireless
2 2 (3.03%) ATM
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) VPN
3 1 (1.52%) WAN
3 1 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (4.55%) RavenDB
5 2 (3.03%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) Power BI
5 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.52%) MS Access
6 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.52%) QlikView
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) JIRA
1 3 (4.55%) TestRail
2 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.03%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.52%) MSTest
3 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (16.67%) Retail
2 7 (10.61%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Automotive
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Billing
5 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Analyst
2 12 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Developer
4 8 (12.12%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) SAP Business Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) SAP CO Business Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) SAP FI Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) SAP FI Business Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Business Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Functional Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.09%) CSS
3 6 (9.09%) HTML
4 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (7.58%) HTML5
5 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (4.55%) CSS3
5 3 (4.55%) REST
5 3 (4.55%) SOAP
5 3 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (4.55%) Web Services
5 3 (4.55%) XML
6 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.52%) COM
7 1 (1.52%) jQuery
7 1 (1.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Fintech
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.52%) Unix
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Mentoring
2 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) ERP
3 9 (13.64%) MVC
3 9 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (12.12%) SDLC
4 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.09%) Change Management
6 6 (9.09%) ITIL
6 6 (9.09%) Presales
6 6 (9.09%) Record to Report
6 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 6 (9.09%) Scrum
7 5 (7.58%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Project Management
8 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.06%) Business Development
8 4 (6.06%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 11 (16.67%) C#
3 9 (13.64%) VB.NET
4 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.06%) VB
6 2 (3.03%) Java
7 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) ISEB
2 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.52%) APMP
5 1 (1.52%) CITP
5 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.52%) PgMP
5 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.52%) PMP
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) SLA
2 3 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) PMO
3 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Kibana
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) SAP
4 4 (6.06%) Apple
4 4 (6.06%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco
5 2 (3.03%) VMware
6 1 (1.52%) Aruba
6 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.52%) Google
6 1 (1.52%) HP
6 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + pension, flexi etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Brighter Futures
Salary: £30,000 - £33,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Staffordshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + £40,000 OTE
Posted: 15 days ago