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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing Finance 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - - 7.41%
As % of the General category - - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £18,000
UK excluding London median 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
3 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 14.29% 3.13% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 14
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +80.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £38,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £38,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

The demand trend of job ads across the Wigan region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 8 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) CICS
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) ISPF
1 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM