Period
to 23 October 2018

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

Financial
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 43 15
Rank change year-on-year +26 -28 +26
Permanent jobs citing Finance 48 23 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.03% 4.66% 10.80%
As % of the General category 36.92% 17.83% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 46 21 43
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £30,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £46,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% 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 130 129 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 29.89% 26.11% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 114 117 111
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,300 £25,875
90th Percentile £55,000 £59,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% -1.23% -4.71%

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 2018.

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 2018. 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 +2 28 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Redditch +14 13 £30,000 -13.67% 2
Bromsgrove +9 4 £32,500 - 3
Evesham - 1 £22,500 -
Finance
West Midlands

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

1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (33.33%) .NET
3 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 14 (29.17%) SQL
5 13 (27.08%) Internet
6 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (25.00%) CRM
6 12 (25.00%) Web Design
6 12 (25.00%) Line Management
6 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (25.00%) Decision-Making
7 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
9 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
10 7 (14.58%) Windows
10 7 (14.58%) Power BI
11 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (12.50%) ERP
12 5 (10.42%) Scrum
12 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
12 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
13 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
13 4 (8.33%) OO
13 4 (8.33%) C#
13 4 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 4 (8.33%) Coaching
14 3 (6.25%) PaaS

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 3 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 1 (2.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (2.08%) Sage 200
1 1 (2.08%) Sage BI
1 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (6.25%) IaaS
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) Internet
2 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) Power BI
3 4 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Legal
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
1 12 (25.00%) Analyst
1 12 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 9 (18.75%) Report Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) IT Support
5 3 (6.25%) Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Azure Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Migration Architect
7 1 (2.08%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) Middleware
2 3 (6.25%) SOAP
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.08%) COM
3 1 (2.08%) jQuery
3 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.25%) Taxonomies
4 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) Cyberattack
5 1 (2.08%) Photography
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) CRM
1 12 (25.00%) Decision-Making
1 12 (25.00%) Line Management
1 12 (25.00%) Web Design
2 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.50%) ERP
4 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.33%) Coaching
6 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.33%) OO
7 3 (6.25%) ITIL
7 3 (6.25%) Loose Coupling
7 3 (6.25%) Microservices
7 3 (6.25%) OOD
7 3 (6.25%) SOA
7 3 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) C#
3 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) ACCA
2 1 (2.08%) CIMA
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.08%) GDPR
1 1 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Google
2 3 (6.25%) JD Edwards
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Sage
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) EMC
4 1 (2.08%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Sun