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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 19 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing Finance 12 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.08% 1.26% 6.45%
As % of the General category 44.44% 18.18% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 7
Average salary £28,000 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.03% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £40,750 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
27 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 22.69% 6.92% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 36
Average salary £29,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £25,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 26 November 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bolton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (15.38%) APMP
5 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) IIS
5 2 (15.38%) MS Project
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) UML
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (7.69%) Apache
6 1 (7.69%) Swing
6 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) SAS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.69%) TestDirector
1 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Swing
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 1 (7.69%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Manual Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) APMP
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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Actis Recruitment Ltd
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Posted: 26 days ago