Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 18 36
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18 -13
Permanent jobs citing Finance 27 45 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.39% 9.26% 6.52%
As % of the General category 18.00% 33.58% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 41 30
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £23,150 £30,750 £29,225
90th Percentile £48,875 £60,750 £64,125
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 150 134 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 29.94% 27.57% 22.70%
Number of salaries quoted 131 123 92
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,750 £48,625
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - -

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -7 21 £42,500 -5.56%
Redditch +5 2 £34,750 -13.13%
Bromsgrove +2 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Kidderminster - 1 £35,000 -
Finance
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 12 (44.44%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) MVC
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) ERP
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (18.52%) IFS
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
8 4 (14.81%) MySQL
8 4 (14.81%) PHP
9 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (11.11%) Project Management
9 3 (11.11%) Java
9 3 (11.11%) Advertising
9 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (7.41%) Analytics
10 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (7.41%) Infor
10 2 (7.41%) Telematics
10 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
10 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
10 2 (7.41%) Epicor Tropos

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 (3.70%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Epicor Tropos
1 2 (7.41%) NetSuite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 3 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
1 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (14.81%) PHP Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) IFS Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.41%) CSS
6 2 (7.41%) HTML
6 2 (7.41%) jQuery
6 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (7.41%) Velocity
6 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) WinForms
6 2 (7.41%) WPF
7 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) ERP
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Telematics
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Coaching
6 1 (3.70%) Cyber Assurance
6 1 (3.70%) Cyber Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.70%) Security Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) PHP
5 3 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) IFS
2 2 (7.41%) Epicor
2 2 (7.41%) Infor
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Sage
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft