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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 29 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 11 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.36% 3.11% 5.26%
As % of the General category 37.93% 41.67% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Average salary £27,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
29 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.76% 7.45% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 13
Average salary £31,750 £50,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.12% +55.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 5 March 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bolton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 4 (18.18%) jQuery
6 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Java
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) MS Project
6 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.64%) MVC
6 3 (13.64%) SEO
7 2 (9.09%) IIS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (13.64%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Manual Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Product Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) VB Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
3 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) XSLT
4 1 (4.55%) Swing
4 1 (4.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.55%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Project Management
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Web Development
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) SEO
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Customer Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) C#
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) VB6
4 1 (4.55%) C
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) APMP
3 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Software AG
3 1 (4.55%) Informatica
3 1 (4.55%) webMethods
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
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