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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 20 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 5.48% 4.76% 6.77%
As % of the General category 57.14% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £20,000 £51,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.16% +58.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,025 £46,300 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £20,875 £56,700 £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
7 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 9.59% 14.29% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 18
Average salary £20,625 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.47% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,750 £22,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,650 £50,000 £50,200
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 28 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) BMC
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy
4 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) People Management
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) HNC
5 1 (16.67%) HND
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Retail

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) HND
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) BMC
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago