Period
to 25 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 26 21
Rank change year-on-year +17 -5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 74 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 18.23% 9.23% 12.08%
As % of the General category 44.05% 36.84% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 63 32 39
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +19.05%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,000 £53,250
Manchester median annual salary £49,500 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.05% +4.22%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Stockport
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 168 95 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 41.38% 25.07% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 129 82 65
Stockport median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £20,000 £26,475 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £60,250
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +6.41%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stockport.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Stockport

Finance
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Finance in Stockport

Finance
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Stockport over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Stockport region with a requirement for Finance.

1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
1 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) SQL
3 22 (29.73%) Test Automation
4 21 (28.38%) Windows
5 17 (22.97%) Java
6 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
7 14 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (16.22%) Windows Server
9 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
10 11 (14.86%) .NET
10 11 (14.86%) TDD
10 11 (14.86%) Selenium
10 11 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
11 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (12.16%) MySQL
12 9 (12.16%) PHP
12 9 (12.16%) Symfony
12 9 (12.16%) Zend
12 9 (12.16%) Zend Framework
12 9 (12.16%) API Testing
12 9 (12.16%) React
12 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
12 9 (12.16%) Laravel
12 9 (12.16%) BDD
13 8 (10.81%) Web Testing
14 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (9.46%) WordPress
2 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.41%) JBoss
4 2 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Twilio
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) LAN
2 3 (4.05%) SAN
2 3 (4.05%) WAN
3 2 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (1.35%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (12.16%) MySQL
5 7 (9.46%) MS Access
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.35%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Selenium
2 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.46%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.70%) NUnit
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.35%) QF-Test
5 1 (1.35%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (6.76%) Advertising
2 4 (5.41%) Publishing
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Back Office
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Developer
2 11 (14.86%) Architect
2 11 (14.86%) Test Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) PHP Developer
3 9 (12.16%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) .NET Architect
5 7 (9.46%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.46%) Database Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Java Architect
5 7 (9.46%) Java Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.76%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Linux Support
7 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.86%) .NET
2 9 (12.16%) Laravel
2 9 (12.16%) React
2 9 (12.16%) Symfony
2 9 (12.16%) Zend Framework
3 5 (6.76%) Web Services
4 4 (5.41%) Java EE
5 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.70%) CSS
5 2 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.70%) HTML
5 2 (2.70%) NHibernate
5 2 (2.70%) Node.js
5 2 (2.70%) REST
5 2 (2.70%) Spring
5 2 (2.70%) Spring.NET
6 1 (1.35%) SOAP
6 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.05%) AS400
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.38%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (16.22%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.46%) Windows 10
4 7 (9.46%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.11%) Unix
6 5 (6.76%) AIX
6 5 (6.76%) HPUX
6 5 (6.76%) Linux
6 5 (6.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.73%) Test Automation
3 11 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (14.86%) TDD
4 9 (12.16%) API Testing
4 9 (12.16%) BDD
5 8 (10.81%) Web Testing
6 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.46%) Case Management
6 7 (9.46%) Project Management
7 6 (8.11%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.76%) ERD
8 5 (6.76%) ETL
8 5 (6.76%) Performance Testing
8 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.76%) Stress Testing
8 5 (6.76%) Time Management
9 4 (5.41%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.08%) SQL
2 17 (22.97%) Java
3 12 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.16%) PHP
5 7 (9.46%) VBA
6 2 (2.70%) C#
6 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.35%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.70%) PMP
3 1 (1.35%) ISEB
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.35%) MCSE
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) PMO
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.05%) vSphere
3 1 (1.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) Zend
3 7 (9.46%) Avaya
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle
4 5 (6.76%) Cisco
4 5 (6.76%) Cognos
4 5 (6.76%) ServiceNow
5 3 (4.05%) VMware
6 2 (2.70%) Capita
6 2 (2.70%) DocuSign
6 2 (2.70%) HP
7 1 (1.35%) Google
7 1 (1.35%) IBM