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 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 38 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -27 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 24 113 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.59% 17.33% 18.63%
As % of the General category 17.91% 52.56% 55.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 99 88
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.63% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,750
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 134 215 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 31.24% 32.98% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 86 188 149
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £57,500 £55,000
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 23 March 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 23 March 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
Lichfield -2 10 £40,000 -
Tamworth -6 5 £24,000 -37.25%
Stafford +3 3 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -23 1 - -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £44,000 - 1
Finance
West Midlands

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 34 (41.46%) .NET
2 30 (36.59%) C#
3 29 (35.37%) ERP
4 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (29.27%) ASP.NET
6 22 (26.83%) SQL
7 21 (25.61%) MVC
8 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
8 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
9 17 (20.73%) Oracle
9 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
9 17 (20.73%) JD Edwards
10 16 (19.51%) HTML
10 16 (19.51%) CSS
11 15 (18.29%) PRINCE2
12 13 (15.85%) Project Management
12 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (15.85%) Dynamics AX
12 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
13 12 (14.63%) ITIL
14 11 (13.41%) TDD
14 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
15 10 (12.20%) VB
15 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (12.20%) Dynamics NAV
16 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (10.98%) .NET Framework
16 9 (10.98%) SDLC
16 9 (10.98%) SLA
16 9 (10.98%) VB.NET

Finance
Top Related 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 7 (8.54%) CMS
2 6 (7.32%) FormScape
3 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) IIS
4 1 (1.22%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.22%) SAS
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
2 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (12.20%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (8.54%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (8.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (7.32%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (7.32%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (7.32%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (7.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (4.88%) NetSuite
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (1.22%) Magento
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (1.22%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) GitHub
1 4 (4.88%) Taleo
2 3 (3.66%) Intacct
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.22%) ATM
2 1 (1.22%) DHCP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) LAN
2 1 (1.22%) NAS
2 1 (1.22%) Skype
2 1 (1.22%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.88%) DTS
4 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 2 (2.44%) Power BI
5 2 (2.44%) RavenDB
5 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.44%) SQL CLR
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) CruiseControl
1 4 (4.88%) JSUnit
1 4 (4.88%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (4.88%) Mocha
1 4 (4.88%) PhpStorm
1 4 (4.88%) PHPUnit
1 4 (4.88%) Selenium
1 4 (4.88%) Subversion
1 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (9.76%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.32%) Marketing
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.22%) Publishing
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Developer
2 12 (14.63%) Analyst
2 12 (14.63%) C# Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.20%) Consultant
4 8 (9.76%) .NET Developer
4 8 (9.76%) C# Software Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.54%) ERP Manager
5 7 (8.54%) Team Leader
6 6 (7.32%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.88%) Business Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Business Development Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Technical Team Leader
8 4 (4.88%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (41.46%) .NET
2 24 (29.27%) ASP.NET
3 16 (19.51%) CSS
3 16 (19.51%) HTML
4 9 (10.98%) .NET Framework
5 8 (9.76%) REST
6 7 (8.54%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.54%) Entity Framework
6 7 (8.54%) LINQ
6 7 (8.54%) SOAP
7 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (4.88%) DOM
8 4 (4.88%) HTML5
8 4 (4.88%) LESS
8 4 (4.88%) Middleware
8 4 (4.88%) Sass
9 3 (3.66%) EDI
9 3 (3.66%) jQuery
10 2 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.32%) iPad
2 4 (4.88%) iPhone
3 3 (3.66%) Fintech
4 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.66%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) ERP
2 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.61%) MVC
4 15 (18.29%) PRINCE2
5 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
5 13 (15.85%) Project Management
6 12 (14.63%) ITIL
7 11 (13.41%) TDD
8 9 (10.98%) SDLC
9 8 (9.76%) Change Management
9 8 (9.76%) CRM
9 8 (9.76%) Presales
9 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (8.54%) BDD
10 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.54%) Front End Development
11 6 (7.32%) Service Delivery
11 6 (7.32%) SOLID
11 6 (7.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.59%) C#
2 22 (26.83%) SQL
3 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.20%) VB
5 9 (10.98%) VB.NET
6 8 (9.76%) T-SQL
7 7 (8.54%) VBA
8 6 (7.32%) VBScript
9 4 (4.88%) PHP
10 2 (2.44%) Java
11 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.22%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.66%) CITP
3 3 (3.66%) PgMP
3 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.66%) PMP
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB
4 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
2 7 (8.54%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) JD Edwards
1 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
1 17 (20.73%) Oracle
2 7 (8.54%) IFS
3 5 (6.10%) SAP
4 4 (4.88%) CODA
4 4 (4.88%) VMware
5 3 (3.66%) Epicor
5 3 (3.66%) QAD
5 3 (3.66%) Sage
5 3 (3.66%) SYSPRO
6 2 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco
7 1 (1.22%) Pegasus
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £41,000 per annum + benefits inc pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday