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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 14 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 3.39% 6.45% 1.39%
As % of the General category 22.22% 33.33% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £23,000 £57,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.64% +14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
9 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 15.25% 19.35% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 4
Average salary £46,000 £48,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.64% +47.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £37,850 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £46,250 £57,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +2.97%

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 6 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 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) CIMA
5 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
5 1 (12.50%) ACCA
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) HFM
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ACCA
3 1 (12.50%) CIMA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Juniper
1 4 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft