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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 10 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 4 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 9.09% 9.76% 24.00%
As % of the General category 36.36% 22.22% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 30
Average salary £50,000 £61,000 £49,911
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% +22.21%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
11 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 25.00% 43.90% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 39
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £34,659
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -6.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,375 £30,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,240 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Demand Management
2 4 (36.36%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Head of IT
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Bid Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Demand Management
2 4 (36.36%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle