The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 21 12
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 15.79% 1.54% 9.09%
As % of the General category 60.00% 25.00% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5 4 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 26.32% 6.15% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 12
Median salary £42,500 £17,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +139.43% -60.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £14,450 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Bridgend

Finance
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for Finance in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for Finance.

1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Product Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft