Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 29 15
Rank change year-on-year +21 -14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 71 45 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 18.78% 9.87% 14.06%
As % of the General category 39.01% 35.43% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 60 42 39
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,250 £65,000
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

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 182 127 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 48.15% 27.85% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 133 96 88
Stockport median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £20,000 £27,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £65,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Stockport

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) Test Automation
3 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
3 18 (25.35%) SQL
4 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
5 14 (19.72%) MySQL
5 14 (19.72%) PHP
5 14 (19.72%) Windows
5 14 (19.72%) Symfony
5 14 (19.72%) Zend
6 13 (18.31%) Java
6 13 (18.31%) Laravel
6 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (18.31%) React
7 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
7 12 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
7 12 (16.90%) .NET
7 12 (16.90%) Zend Framework
8 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (14.08%) Windows Server
9 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
10 9 (12.68%) Selenium
11 8 (11.27%) Project Management
11 8 (11.27%) BDD
11 8 (11.27%) SoapUI
12 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
12 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (9.86%) API Testing

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 5 (7.04%) WordPress
2 4 (5.63%) JBoss
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Twilio
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) LAN
2 3 (4.23%) WAN
3 2 (2.82%) Firewall
3 2 (2.82%) SAN
3 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.41%) DHCP
4 1 (1.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) MySQL
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (7.04%) MS Access
5 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.41%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.68%) Selenium
3 8 (11.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) QF-Test
4 1 (1.41%) Ranorex
General
1 7 (9.86%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.63%) Publishing
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Back Office
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) PHP Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Architect
4 9 (12.68%) Analyst
4 9 (12.68%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.86%) .NET Architect
5 7 (9.86%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Business Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Java Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Java Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Test Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior PHP Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Database Developer
7 5 (7.04%) DBA
7 5 (7.04%) SQL DBA
8 4 (5.63%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (4.23%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) Symfony
2 13 (18.31%) Laravel
2 13 (18.31%) React
3 12 (16.90%) .NET
3 12 (16.90%) Zend Framework
4 4 (5.63%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.63%) HTML
4 4 (5.63%) Java EE
5 3 (4.23%) HTML5
5 3 (4.23%) Node.js
5 3 (4.23%) Web Services
6 2 (2.82%) XML
7 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.41%) CSS
7 1 (1.41%) CSS3
7 1 (1.41%) jQuery
7 1 (1.41%) Vue.js
7 1 (1.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.23%) AS400
4 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.82%) Fintech
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Windows
2 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (14.08%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.86%) Windows 10
4 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) Test Automation
3 12 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (11.27%) BDD
4 8 (11.27%) Project Management
5 7 (9.86%) API Testing
5 7 (9.86%) TDD
5 7 (9.86%) Web Testing
6 6 (8.45%) OO
6 6 (8.45%) OO PHP
7 5 (7.04%) Case Management
7 5 (7.04%) ERD
7 5 (7.04%) ETL
7 5 (7.04%) ITIL
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Testing
7 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.04%) Stress Testing
7 5 (7.04%) Time Management
8 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) JavaScript
1 18 (25.35%) SQL
2 14 (19.72%) PHP
3 13 (18.31%) Java
4 5 (7.04%) VBA
5 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.41%) Python
5 1 (1.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.82%) PMP
3 1 (1.41%) ISEB
3 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) vSphere
3 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) Zend
3 5 (7.04%) Avaya
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco
3 5 (7.04%) Cognos
4 4 (5.63%) VMware
5 2 (2.82%) DocuSign
5 2 (2.82%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.41%) Google
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
6 1 (1.41%) SAP