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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 24 42 18
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs citing Finance 8 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.76% 0.60% 9.62%
As % of the General category 26.67% 8.33% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 10
Average salary £28,250 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.52% +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £42,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
30 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 21.58% 7.14% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 38
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £51,750
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 22 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bolton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (18.18%) APMP
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (9.09%) MySQL
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) UML
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (9.09%) Apache
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) SAS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (18.18%) MS Project
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Manual Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Accountant
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
3 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) APMP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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