The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 16 6
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 11 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 17.74% 5.32% 16.42%
As % of the General category 73.33% 18.52% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 10
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.61% -35.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,725 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -  

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 Walsall with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 15 27 22
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 24.19% 28.72% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 19
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.28% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,625 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

Finance
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Finance in Walsall

Finance
Salary Histogram in Walsall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Walsall over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Walsall

For the 6 months to 26 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Finance.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (31.25%) IFS
4 4 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Replication
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) High Availability
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) E-business
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (12.50%) Scorecard
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) Informatica
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) Endeca
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (12.50%) Data Mart
3 2 (12.50%) Endeca
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Applications Support
3 4 (25.00%) DBA
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) OBIEE Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Applications Support
5 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Auditor
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Auditor
6 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (25.00%) ETL
1 4 (25.00%) High Availability
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) E-business
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scorecard
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) IT Audit
4 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CISA
1 1 (6.25%) CISM
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) CRISC
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) IFS
3 2 (12.50%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) SAP