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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 8 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 8 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 15.09% 2.00% 15.22%
As % of the General category 38.10% 7.14% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 7
Average salary £50,000 £61,000 £71,356
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% -14.51%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
21 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 39.62% 28.00% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 10
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £71,356 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Oldham

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (41.67%) Toad
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) MI Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware