The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 18 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.64% 3.51% 1.02%
As % of the General category 14.29% 28.57% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £21,250 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-63.04% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

General Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 11.48% 12.28% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £41,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,250 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Finance
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Bridgend region.

Finance Salary Trend in Bridgend

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Juniper
1 4 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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