The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +12
Permanent jobs citing Finance 14 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 18.42% 5.63% 1.97%
As % of the General category 48.28% 33.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 3
Average salary £33,500 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.81% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

General Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
29 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 38.16% 16.88% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 11
Average salary £30,000 £32,125 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.61% -20.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,250 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Finance
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Finance Salary Trend in Bolton

Finance
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bolton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 11 (73.33%) Legal
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
4 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) Confluence
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
5 4 (26.67%) WordPress
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) Twitter
5 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (26.67%) OO PHP
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) MuleSoft
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) API Design
5 4 (26.67%) Marketing
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
5 4 (26.67%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) Symfony
5 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
5 4 (26.67%) Drupal
5 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Confluence
1 4 (26.67%) Drupal
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (26.67%) WordPress
2 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) QlikView
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.67%) PhpStorm
3 1 (6.67%) Redmine
General
1 11 (73.33%) Legal
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Head of Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Development
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) JMS
3 4 (26.67%) RESTful
3 4 (26.67%) SOAP
3 4 (26.67%) Symfony
3 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) Java SE
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) J2SE
5 1 (6.67%) LAMP
5 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) API Design
3 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Manual Testing
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) OO PHP
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VB
2 2 (13.33%) VBA
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Atlassian
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
1 4 (26.67%) MuleSoft
1 4 (26.67%) Twitter
2 3 (20.00%) Software AG
2 3 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (20.00%) webMethods
3 1 (6.67%) Facebook
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) SaltStack
Bolton, Lancashire
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