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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 25 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.00% 2.56% 1.67%
As % of the General category 23.81% 13.79% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £43,750 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
21 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.80% 18.59% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 27
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £21,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £38,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bolton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) SEO
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Swing
5 2 (12.50%) NetBeans
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 2 (12.50%) Windows

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.25%) FileNet
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Exstream
1 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Product Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
3 2 (12.50%) Swing
4 1 (6.25%) EDI
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) SEO
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) SSADM
5 1 (6.25%) Pay per click
5 1 (6.25%) Content Management
5 1 (6.25%) Document Management
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB6
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Google
1 1 (6.25%) IBM
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) HP
1 1 (6.25%) Software AG
1 1 (6.25%) Informatica
1 1 (6.25%) webMethods
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
Bolton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago