The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 20.59% 3.85% 9.52%
As % of the General category 58.33% 9.09% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £46,127
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.06%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Manchester

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

General Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
12 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 35.29% 42.31% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 9
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £28,500 £29,038
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Finance
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Finance Salary Trend in Oldham

Finance
Salary Histogram in Oldham

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

Finance Salary Histogram in Oldham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (38.46%) Toad
3 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (30.77%) Django
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (30.77%) CSS3
3 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
3 4 (30.77%) Ember.js
3 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) Flask
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) QAD

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (7.69%) Agresso
2 1 (7.69%) MFGPRO
2 1 (7.69%) Line 500
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
1 1 (7.69%) Telnet
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
1 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Toad
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Python Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Django Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Python/Django Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) Django
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
1 4 (30.77%) HTML5
1 4 (30.77%) CSS3
1 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
1 4 (30.77%) Ember.js
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
1 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (30.77%) Flask
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
1 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (7.69%) People Management
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) APMP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya
2 1 (7.69%) Epicor
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec
2 1 (7.69%) Sophos
2 1 (7.69%) QAD
2 1 (7.69%) Mitel
2 1 (7.69%) NETGEAR