The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank - 15 6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 0 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford - 11.11% 29.69%
As % of the General category - 31.03% 65.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 19
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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 Salford region.

General Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 17.11% 35.80% 45.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 29
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Finance
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Finance Salary Trend in Salford

Finance
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) WinForms
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Salford 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 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (58.33%) WinForms
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) OO
2 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft