The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 26 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 84 100 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 10.71% 19.34% 12.86%
As % of the General category 37.50% 46.08% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64 76 46
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Finance
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
224 217 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 28.57% 41.97% 41.49%
Number of salaries quoted 175 172 169
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Finance
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Finance Salary Trend in Dorset

Finance
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Dorset

Finance
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -18 60 £57,500 +43.75% 11
Poole -20 7 £55,000 +115.68% 4
Weymouth -1 3 £65,000 -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 90 (42.65%) Oracle
2 68 (32.23%) Banking
3 61 (28.91%) Java
4 53 (25.12%) SQL
4 53 (25.12%) Spring
5 42 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (19.91%) JavaScript
6 38 (18.01%) Hibernate
7 35 (16.59%) HTML
7 35 (16.59%) SQL Server
8 34 (16.11%) OO
9 32 (15.17%) Investment Banking
10 30 (14.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (14.22%) TDD
11 29 (13.74%) Degree
12 28 (13.27%) Microsoft
13 24 (11.37%) Apache
14 23 (10.90%) C#
14 23 (10.90%) Financial Institution
15 22 (10.43%) Computer Science
16 21 (9.95%) Project Management
16 21 (9.95%) CSS
17 19 (9.00%) Data Modelling
17 19 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
17 19 (9.00%) Service Delivery
17 19 (9.00%) MVC
18 18 (8.53%) .NET
18 18 (8.53%) Scrum
18 18 (8.53%) Ext JS
18 18 (8.53%) Performance Tuning

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 24 (11.37%) Apache
2 12 (5.69%) WordPress
3 5 (2.37%) JBoss
3 5 (2.37%) SAS
4 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.32%) MS Office
3 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.42%) SPSS
4 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (7.11%) SAP Business One
2 10 (4.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (4.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (4.74%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (2.84%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.95%) TIBCO iProcess
5 1 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.47%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.42%) Network Security
1 3 (1.42%) Multicast
2 2 (0.95%) PuTTY
2 2 (0.95%) DNS
2 2 (0.95%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.95%) Firewall
2 2 (0.95%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.59%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.58%) Oracle BI EE
3 15 (7.11%) Oracle ODI
3 15 (7.11%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.21%) Star Schema
4 11 (5.21%) Essbase
4 11 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.27%) RDBMS
6 9 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.79%) Hadoop
7 8 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.32%) DB2
9 6 (2.84%) Informix
9 6 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.84%) IDMS
10 5 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.90%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (1.42%) Base SAS
12 3 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (4.74%) Maven
2 6 (2.84%) ERwin
2 6 (2.84%) JUnit
3 4 (1.90%) Subversion
4 3 (1.42%) Grunt
5 2 (0.95%) PHPUnit
5 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.95%) JMeter
5 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 68 (32.23%) Banking
2 32 (15.17%) Investment Banking
3 23 (10.90%) Financial Institution
4 15 (7.11%) Retail
5 6 (2.84%) Back Office
6 4 (1.90%) Electronics
6 4 (1.90%) French Language
7 2 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Marketing
7 2 (0.95%) Billing
7 2 (0.95%) Law
7 2 (0.95%) Legal
7 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Local Government
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (42.18%) Developer
2 49 (23.22%) Java Developer
3 30 (14.22%) Analyst
4 26 (12.32%) Architect
5 16 (7.58%) Data Architect
6 15 (7.11%) Consultant
6 15 (7.11%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (5.69%) Business Consultant
7 12 (5.69%) SAP Business One Consultant
7 12 (5.69%) SAP Business Consultant
8 10 (4.74%) Senior Developer
9 9 (4.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (3.79%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.32%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (2.84%) Trainer
12 6 (2.84%) DBA
12 6 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.84%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (2.84%) Information Analyst
12 6 (2.84%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.12%) Spring
2 38 (18.01%) Hibernate
3 35 (16.59%) HTML
4 21 (9.95%) CSS
5 18 (8.53%) .NET
5 18 (8.53%) Ext JS
6 15 (7.11%) HTML5
7 14 (6.64%) .NET Framework
8 12 (5.69%) jQuery
9 10 (4.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (4.74%) AngularJS
10 8 (3.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (3.79%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.79%) Web Services
10 8 (3.79%) J2SE
11 7 (3.32%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (2.84%) XML
13 5 (2.37%) Struts
13 5 (2.37%) J2EE
13 5 (2.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.43%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.16%) Data Integration
4 10 (4.74%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.79%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.84%) Clustering
6 6 (2.84%) Replication
7 4 (1.90%) Derivative
8 3 (1.42%) PMI
8 3 (1.42%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.42%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.95%) EMC Centera
9 2 (0.95%) Physics
9 2 (0.95%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.47%) Statistics
10 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.47%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.69%) Windows
2 7 (3.32%) Linux
3 5 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.90%) UNIX
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (16.11%) OO
3 30 (14.22%) TDD
3 30 (14.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (9.95%) Project Management
5 19 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (9.00%) Data Modelling
5 19 (9.00%) Service Delivery
5 19 (9.00%) MVC
6 18 (8.53%) Scrum
6 18 (8.53%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (7.11%) CRM
8 14 (6.64%) ETL
9 13 (6.16%) Programme Management
9 13 (6.16%) Data Architecture
10 12 (5.69%) Wealth Management
10 12 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (5.21%) ITIL
12 10 (4.74%) Pair Programming
12 10 (4.74%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (28.91%) Java
2 53 (25.12%) SQL
3 42 (19.91%) JavaScript
4 23 (10.90%) C#
5 13 (6.16%) Perl
6 12 (5.69%) C
7 10 (4.74%) VBA
7 10 (4.74%) PHP
7 10 (4.74%) PL/SQL
8 9 (4.27%) Python
9 8 (3.79%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.37%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.37%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.42%) Ruby
12 2 (0.95%) Korn
12 2 (0.95%) AWK
12 2 (0.95%) C++
13 1 (0.47%) COBOL
13 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (13.74%) Degree
2 6 (2.84%) NVQ Level 4
3 5 (2.37%) CISA
3 5 (2.37%) CISSP
4 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.42%) AAT
4 3 (1.42%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.95%) NCDA
5 2 (0.95%) NCIE
5 2 (0.95%) VCP5
5 2 (0.95%) PhD
5 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.47%) VCP4
6 1 (0.47%) ISEB
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.79%) Solvency II
2 5 (2.37%) QA
3 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.95%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.95%) SLA
5 1 (0.47%) EMIR
5 1 (0.47%) COREP
5 1 (0.47%) FINREP
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Firmware
1 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (0.95%) vSphere
2 2 (0.95%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.84%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (1.42%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 90 (42.65%) Oracle
2 28 (13.27%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.58%) SAP
4 14 (6.64%) IBM
5 12 (5.69%) Cognos
6 10 (4.74%) Hyperion
7 8 (3.79%) Sybase
8 4 (1.90%) Sun
8 4 (1.90%) VMware
8 4 (1.90%) Mantas
8 4 (1.90%) Twitter
9 3 (1.42%) Tableau
9 3 (1.42%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.95%) Remedy
10 2 (0.95%) NetApp
10 2 (0.95%) HP
10 2 (0.95%) EMC
10 2 (0.95%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.95%) Cisco
11 1 (0.47%) JD Edwards
Bournemouth, Dorset
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, Car
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV=
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum holidays, pension and excellent be
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
BARCLAYS BANK PLC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical, etc
Posted: 17 days ago