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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 7 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 16.28% 23.58% 25.33%
As % of the General category 63.64% 65.91% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 16
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -20.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,550 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,000 £62,500
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 Walsall with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 11 44 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 25.58% 35.77% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 41 29
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,550 £32,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £62,500 £60,000
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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) E-business
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Replication
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (20.00%) High Availability
5 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (20.00%) Scorecard
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Data Mart
6 2 (13.33%) Endeca

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 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) Data Mart
5 2 (13.33%) Endeca
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.67%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) OBIEE Developer
3 3 (20.00%) DBA
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Campaign Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Director
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior OBIEE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) E-business
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Scorecard
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) Pega
3 1 (6.67%) SAP