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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Finance 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 8.20% 6.25% -
As % of the General category 41.67% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £57,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.43% -
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
12 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 19.67% 31.25% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 5 (55.56%) F5
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
5 1 (11.11%) ACCA
5 1 (11.11%) CIMA
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) HFM

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) ACCA
3 1 (11.11%) CIMA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Juniper
1 5 (55.56%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (11.11%) Hyperion
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft