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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 24 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.00% 1.94% 1.21%
As % of the General category 37.50% 12.00% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 -
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
16 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 13.33% 16.13% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 30
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £20,100 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £38,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 7 (38.89%) TDD
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 7 (38.89%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) SEO
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) RESTful
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) CSS3
6 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 3 (16.67%) jQuery
7 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Web Development
7 3 (16.67%) Java

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (5.56%) FileNet
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Exstream
1 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (5.56%) Law
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Web Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) VB Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 4 (22.22%) RESTful
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) CSS3
4 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.11%) Swing
7 1 (5.56%) EDI
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Social Network
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) New Media
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) SEO
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) BDD
3 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Campaign Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Marketing Strategy
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Business Development
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 4 (22.22%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) VB6
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Facebook
1 2 (11.11%) Twitter
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Software AG
2 1 (5.56%) Informatica
2 1 (5.56%) webMethods
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
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