The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 11 9 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Finance 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 21.57% 14.29% 1.23%
As % of the General category 37.93% 60.00% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
29 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 56.86% 23.81% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 2 31
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
Manchester

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
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Internet
1 14 (100.00%) Marketing
2 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
2 9 (64.29%) Refactoring
2 9 (64.29%) Selenium
2 9 (64.29%) WCF
2 9 (64.29%) LINQ
2 9 (64.29%) Billing
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Pair Programming
2 9 (64.29%) UML
2 9 (64.29%) OO
2 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (64.29%) OOD
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) SOAP
2 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (64.29%) MSTest
2 9 (64.29%) BDD
2 9 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
1 9 (64.29%) MSTest
1 9 (64.29%) SpecFlow
2 7 (50.00%) NUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (100.00%) Marketing
2 9 (64.29%) Billing
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Manager
3 5 (35.71%) Product Manager
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Product Manager
4 4 (28.57%) Systems Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) HTML
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
1 9 (64.29%) CSS
1 9 (64.29%) SOAP
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
1 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
1 9 (64.29%) WCF
1 9 (64.29%) LINQ
1 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (64.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 9 (64.29%) LINQ to SQL
1 9 (64.29%) REST
1 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) UML
1 9 (64.29%) OO
1 9 (64.29%) OOD
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) TDD
1 9 (64.29%) Pair Programming
1 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
1 9 (64.29%) Refactoring
1 9 (64.29%) Time Management
1 9 (64.29%) OWASP
1 9 (64.29%) BDD
1 9 (64.29%) Test Strategy
2 5 (35.71%) Product Management
2 5 (35.71%) Product Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
1 2 (14.29%) MCSD
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft