The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 10.00% - 6.67%
As % of the General category 25.00% - 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £70,000 - £39,000
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 Rochdale region.

General Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
12 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 40.00% 48.39% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 4
Average salary £50,000 £30,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.93% -21.79%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Finance
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Finance Salary Trend in Rochdale

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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%) Internet
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
2 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 5 (55.56%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) MSTest
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MSTest
1 2 (22.22%) NUnit
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Account Director
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
2 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 5 (55.56%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Business Development
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft