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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 16 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 2.99% 4.00% 7.52%
As % of the General category 40.00% 18.18% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Average salary £20,375 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.60% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,675 £38,250 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £24,075 £44,250 £50,000
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
5 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 7.46% 22.00% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 25
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,750 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (40.00%) BMC
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) HNC
4 1 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) BMC
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft