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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 12 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 2 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 6.45% 40.54% 29.63%
As % of the General category 40.00% 78.95% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 28 24
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
5 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 16.13% 51.35% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 37
Average salary £29,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £57,100 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 7 (50.00%) NHS
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
1 7 (50.00%) Back Office
1 7 (50.00%) E-Procurement
1 7 (50.00%) Law
1 7 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) JIRA
3 5 (35.71%) QA
3 5 (35.71%) High Availability
3 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Defect Management
3 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) HND
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Telerik
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 4 (28.57%) QA Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) WordPress

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JIRA
1 5 (35.71%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Appium
General
1 7 (50.00%) Back Office
1 7 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Procurement Manager
2 4 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Procurement Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) NHS
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) E-Procurement
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Defect Management
3 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
3 5 (35.71%) High Availability
3 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) QA Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.14%) B2B
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Pay per click
5 1 (7.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
1 4 (28.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) Telerik
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago