The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 43 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.69% 3.45% 6.36%
As % of the General category 16.67% 15.38% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.17% 22.41% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,050 £36,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
Manchester

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 18 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bolton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
1 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Business Objects