The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan 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 25 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 1.39% 4.26% 11.11%
As % of the General category 20.00% 28.57% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 13
Average salary £42,500 £49,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.70% +40.71%
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 Wigan region.

General Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 6.94% 14.89% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 30
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Finance
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Finance Salary Trend in Wigan

Finance
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Business Development
1 2 (33.33%) Drupal
1 2 (33.33%) Pega
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 2 (33.33%) Transition Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (33.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Account Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Business Development
1 2 (33.33%) Transition Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Pega