The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 16 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 98 94 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.50% 15.61% 10.88%
As % of the General category 43.36% 54.65% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 76 90 60
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £31,225
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,500
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 Somerset region.

General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
226 172 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.83% 28.57% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 173 153 190
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £23,446
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Finance
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Finance Salary Trend in Somerset

Finance
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Somerset

Finance
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
Bath -6 61 £33,750 -15.62% 6
Street +2 14 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Yeovil +1 9 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Taunton -8 4 £35,000 +9.37% 3
Frome - 2 £37,500 -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 80 (36.36%) SQL
2 62 (28.18%) .NET
3 57 (25.91%) Relational Database
4 51 (23.18%) Banking
5 45 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 42 (19.09%) Java
8 40 (18.18%) SLA
9 39 (17.73%) C#
10 36 (16.36%) SQL Server
11 35 (15.91%) HTML
12 34 (15.45%) jQuery
13 32 (14.55%) ASP.NET
13 32 (14.55%) MVC
14 30 (13.64%) SOA
15 29 (13.18%) HTML5
16 28 (12.73%) Windows
16 28 (12.73%) ITIL
17 27 (12.27%) Line Management
18 26 (11.82%) Project Management
18 26 (11.82%) XML
18 26 (11.82%) CSS
18 26 (11.82%) T-SQL
19 25 (11.36%) Degree
20 23 (10.45%) KnockoutJS
20 23 (10.45%) Microsoft
21 22 (10.00%) TOGAF
21 22 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
21 22 (10.00%) CSS3
22 21 (9.55%) COBIT

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 20 (9.09%) IIS
1 20 (9.09%) NServiceBus
2 4 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.91%) Apache
3 2 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.91%) Node.js
4 1 (0.45%) Lync
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.36%) MS Office
3 5 (2.27%) MS Project
4 3 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.36%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.91%) Agresso
4 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.64%) LAN
2 6 (2.73%) WAN
3 4 (1.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.91%) VLAN
4 2 (0.91%) Intranet
4 2 (0.91%) Internet
4 2 (0.91%) IPv4
4 2 (0.91%) IPv6
5 1 (0.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (25.91%) Relational Database
2 36 (16.36%) SQL Server
3 20 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.27%) MySQL
6 5 (2.27%) CouchDB
6 5 (2.27%) Big Data
7 4 (1.82%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.91%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.91%) Redis
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) Cognos Query Studio
10 1 (0.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (0.45%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 20 (9.09%) NUnit
1 20 (9.09%) SpecFlow
2 6 (2.73%) JUnit
3 5 (2.27%) Rational Performance Tester
4 3 (1.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.36%) JIRA
5 2 (0.91%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.45%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.45%) Selenium
6 1 (0.45%) MorphX
6 1 (0.45%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (23.18%) Banking
2 16 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.09%) Marketing
5 8 (3.64%) Electronics
6 4 (1.82%) Retail
7 3 (1.36%) Games
8 2 (0.91%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (31.82%) Developer
2 58 (26.36%) Analyst
3 34 (15.45%) Architect
4 33 (15.00%) Consultant
5 31 (14.09%) Applications Support
6 28 (12.73%) Support Analyst
7 26 (11.82%) Web Developer
8 25 (11.36%) Senior Architect
9 23 (10.45%) Applications Support Analyst
10 21 (9.55%) Applications Developer
11 20 (9.09%) Project Manager
11 20 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
12 18 (8.18%) Technical Architect
13 17 (7.73%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (6.82%) Business Analyst
15 13 (5.91%) Senior Developer
15 13 (5.91%) Business Consultant
15 13 (5.91%) Senior Technical Architect
16 12 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
17 11 (5.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (28.18%) .NET
2 35 (15.91%) HTML
3 34 (15.45%) jQuery
4 32 (14.55%) ASP.NET
5 29 (13.18%) HTML5
6 26 (11.82%) CSS
6 26 (11.82%) XML
7 23 (10.45%) KnockoutJS
8 22 (10.00%) CSS3
9 20 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
9 20 (9.09%) MonoRail
9 20 (9.09%) NHibernate
10 11 (5.00%) .NET Framework
11 10 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (3.64%) Web Services
13 7 (3.18%) Spring
14 5 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
15 4 (1.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.09%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.64%) DTV
3 5 (2.27%) Open Source
4 4 (1.82%) Social Media
4 4 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.36%) PMI
5 3 (1.36%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.91%) Spread Betting
6 2 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.91%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.91%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.45%) User Experience
7 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.45%) FMCG
7 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.45%) NHS
7 1 (0.45%) CESG
7 1 (0.45%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.73%) Windows
2 9 (4.09%) Linux
3 5 (2.27%) Debian
4 4 (1.82%) Ubuntu
4 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.91%) SUSE
6 2 (0.91%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.91%) Fedora
6 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.91%) CentOS
6 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 32 (14.55%) MVC
4 30 (13.64%) SOA
5 28 (12.73%) ITIL
6 27 (12.27%) Line Management
7 26 (11.82%) Project Management
8 22 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 22 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
9 21 (9.55%) Business Analysis
10 20 (9.09%) Wealth Management
11 18 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (7.27%) UML
13 15 (6.82%) PRINCE2
13 15 (6.82%) TDD
14 13 (5.91%) Risk Management
15 12 (5.45%) E-Commerce
16 11 (5.00%) ERP
16 11 (5.00%) Mentoring
17 9 (4.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 80 (36.36%) SQL
2 42 (19.09%) Java
3 39 (17.73%) C#
4 26 (11.82%) T-SQL
5 16 (7.27%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.64%) Python
7 6 (2.73%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.27%) PHP
8 5 (2.27%) Ruby
8 5 (2.27%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.82%) C++
10 2 (0.91%) Perl
10 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.91%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.45%) X++
11 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (11.36%) Degree
2 7 (3.18%) ISEB
3 6 (2.73%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.27%) CCNA
4 5 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.36%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.45%) MCP
7 1 (0.45%) MCSE
7 1 (0.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (18.18%) SLA
2 21 (9.55%) COBIT
3 2 (0.91%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.45%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.91%) Xen
Vendors
1 23 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.45%) Oracle
3 9 (4.09%) SAP
4 5 (2.27%) Cisco
4 5 (2.27%) Avaya
4 5 (2.27%) CheckPoint
4 5 (2.27%) NetScout
4 5 (2.27%) Riverbed
4 5 (2.27%) F5
4 5 (2.27%) VMware
5 3 (1.36%) Google
6 2 (0.91%) Tableau
6 2 (0.91%) Facebook
6 2 (0.91%) Twitter
6 2 (0.91%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.91%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.91%) Epicor
6 2 (0.91%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.45%) IBM
7 1 (0.45%) Cognos
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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