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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 24 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs citing Finance 12 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.84% 1.75% 2.42%
As % of the General category 38.71% 15.00% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Average salary £29,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.66% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
31 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.26% 11.70% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 25
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,400 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £42,500 £52,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bolton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (35.00%) .NET
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) SEO
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) Swing
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) NetBeans
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (5.00%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) VB Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Product Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.00%) Swing
5 1 (5.00%) EDI
5 1 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
2 1 (5.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (20.00%) SEO
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Pay per click
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) Document Management
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) UML
6 1 (5.00%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB6
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Software AG
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) webMethods
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Google
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Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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