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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 22 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.94% 4.44% 11.93%
As % of the General category 57.14% 22.22% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 13
Average salary £41,250 £49,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.24% +40.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £36,650 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £61,850 £43,200
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 Wigan region.

General Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
7 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 8.64% 20.00% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 26
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £70,000 £58,000
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
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Wigan

Finance
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 21 August 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%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
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%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Account Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
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%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft