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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 25 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.38% 2.03% 1.27%
As % of the General category 36.84% 11.54% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 -
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
19 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 14.62% 17.57% 24.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 35
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,075 £20,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 (52.38%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
4 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
5 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) C#
6 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
7 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
7 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
7 4 (19.05%) RESTful
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 4 (19.05%) CSS3
7 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) SEO
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) jQuery
8 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP MM
1 1 (4.76%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (4.76%) Law
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) VB Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Product Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) RESTful
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) CSS3
4 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
4 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (14.29%) Entity Framework
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (9.52%) Swing
7 1 (4.76%) EDI
7 1 (4.76%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Social Network
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) TDD
2 7 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) SEO
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) BDD
3 4 (19.05%) Web Application Development
4 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Web Design
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Facebook
1 2 (9.52%) Twitter
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Software AG
2 1 (4.76%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) webMethods
2 1 (4.76%) Google
Bolton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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