Period
to 23 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 15 41
Rank change year-on-year -28 +26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 23 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.66% 10.80% 7.03%
As % of the General category 17.83% 39.06% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 43 37
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -6.98%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,750 £30,450
90th Percentile £46,250 £60,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 129 128 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 26.11% 27.65% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 117 111 114
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,300 £25,875 £24,125
90th Percentile £59,500 £60,000 £47,850
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.23% -4.71% +2.41%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Worcestershire

Finance
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Finance in Worcestershire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Worcestershire

Finance
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 23 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -13 17 £42,500 -8.11% 1
Bromsgrove +4 2 £32,500 -
Redditch -6 2 £34,750 -13.13% 1
Kidderminster - 1 £35,000 -
Finance
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
1 11 (47.83%) C#
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
2 9 (39.13%) MVC
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (30.43%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
6 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.70%) Telematics
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
6 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) WinForms
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 2 (8.70%) QA
6 2 (8.70%) Velocity

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
1 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (30.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (30.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (8.70%) Velocity
6 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) WinForms
6 2 (8.70%) WPF
7 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (39.13%) MVC
2 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Telematics
3 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) BPMN
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Coaching
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) Kanban
4 1 (4.35%) Line Management
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
5 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) APMP
1 1 (4.35%) CBAP
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Alteryx
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (4.35%) Tableau