The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 4.55% 10.77% -
As % of the General category 10.71% 19.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
Wales

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

General Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 42.42% 55.38% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £26,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Finance
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Finance Salary Trend in North Wales

Finance
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Denbighshire - 2 £36,000 -
Flintshire - 1 - -
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) .NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) RIP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPLS
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Services Delivery Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Storage Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Process Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technology Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) WinForms
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Compact Framework
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (28.57%) DTV
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) VB6
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCSP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCIP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCDA
2 1 (14.29%) CCDP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp