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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 12 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Finance 99 55 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 16.53% 11.22% 20.07%
As % of the General category 50.77% 34.81% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 59 50 100
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,250 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
195 158 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.55% 32.24% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 151 138 214
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +28 42 £37,500 +1.35% 14
Street -1 31 £70,000 +100.00% 1
Taunton -7 7 £40,000 -
Yeovil -15 2 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 54 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (32.69%) Microsoft
3 36 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 34 (21.79%) Banking
4 34 (21.79%) Linux
5 33 (21.15%) Oracle
5 33 (21.15%) VMware
6 32 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (20.51%) Degree
7 31 (19.87%) ITIL
7 31 (19.87%) Unix
7 31 (19.87%) Windows
8 28 (17.95%) MS Office
8 28 (17.95%) Oracle Applications
8 28 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
8 28 (17.95%) Wealth Management
8 28 (17.95%) Oracle Database
9 27 (17.31%) SQL
10 26 (16.67%) Shell Script
10 26 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
11 25 (16.03%) SLA
11 25 (16.03%) SQL Server
11 25 (16.03%) WebLogic
12 24 (15.38%) NetBackup
12 24 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
12 24 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
12 24 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
13 23 (14.74%) ERP
14 22 (14.10%) Telecoms
14 22 (14.10%) Oracle ERP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (16.03%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.05%) SharePoint
3 10 (6.41%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.49%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.92%) Apache
5 3 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.64%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.64%) Confluence
7 1 (0.64%) JBoss
7 1 (0.64%) SAS
7 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (17.95%) MS Office
2 19 (12.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (17.95%) Oracle Applications
1 28 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (14.10%) Oracle ERP
3 20 (12.82%) Oracle ASCP
4 15 (9.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.64%) Line 50
9 1 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Office 365
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.13%) VPN
2 7 (4.49%) Skype
3 6 (3.85%) Firewall
4 5 (3.21%) VoIP
5 4 (2.56%) PBX
6 2 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.28%) WAN
7 1 (0.64%) Intranet
7 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.64%) LAN
7 1 (0.64%) SAN
7 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.64%) VLAN
7 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.64%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.95%) Oracle Database
2 26 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 25 (16.03%) SQL Server
4 24 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 24 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 18 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.85%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.28%) Big Data
10 2 (1.28%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.64%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.64%) DB2
11 1 (0.64%) GIS
11 1 (0.64%) Infinispan
11 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.64%) Redis
11 1 (0.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (2.56%) JUnit
1 4 (2.56%) Mockito
2 3 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.92%) Ranorex
2 3 (1.92%) TestComplete
3 1 (0.64%) Ant
3 1 (0.64%) Apache Buildr
3 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.64%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.64%) JIRA
3 1 (0.64%) Maven
General
1 36 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 34 (21.79%) Banking
3 22 (14.10%) Telecoms
4 17 (10.90%) Marketing
5 13 (8.33%) Electronics
6 5 (3.21%) Retail
7 4 (2.56%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.92%) Legal
9 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.28%) Law
10 1 (0.64%) Back Office
10 1 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 50 (32.05%) Analyst
2 28 (17.95%) DBA
2 28 (17.95%) Oracle DBA
3 25 (16.03%) Developer
4 20 (12.82%) Applications Support
5 19 (12.18%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 17 (10.90%) Applications Support Analyst
6 17 (10.90%) Support Analyst
7 16 (10.26%) Business Analyst
8 12 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (5.77%) Banking Analyst
9 9 (5.77%) Senior IT Support
9 9 (5.77%) Senior Support Analyst
10 8 (5.13%) Administrator
10 8 (5.13%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (4.49%) Service Analyst
11 7 (4.49%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (4.49%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.97%) .NET
2 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.85%) CSS
3 6 (3.85%) HTML
4 5 (3.21%) XML
5 3 (1.92%) Hibernate
5 3 (1.92%) Java EE
5 3 (1.92%) Spring
5 3 (1.92%) WCF
5 3 (1.92%) Web Services
6 2 (1.28%) Ajax
6 2 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.28%) Django
6 2 (1.28%) jQuery
6 2 (1.28%) JSP
7 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.64%) Flash
7 1 (0.64%) JSON
7 1 (0.64%) WinForms
7 1 (0.64%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 54 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.18%) Management Information System
3 15 (9.62%) Credit Risk
4 14 (8.97%) SWIFT
5 13 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 12 (7.69%) User Experience
7 9 (5.77%) iPhone
8 8 (5.13%) iPad
9 7 (4.49%) Blackberry
9 7 (4.49%) Client/Server
9 7 (4.49%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.92%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.92%) Equities
11 2 (1.28%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.28%) Clustering
11 2 (1.28%) Fintech
12 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.79%) Linux
2 31 (19.87%) Unix
2 31 (19.87%) Windows
3 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (8.97%) Windows Server
5 12 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 8 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.49%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.28%) AIX
8 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.64%) Android
9 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.87%) ITIL
3 28 (17.95%) Wealth Management
4 23 (14.74%) ERP
5 22 (14.10%) Data Analysis
6 20 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (12.82%) Time Management
7 18 (11.54%) CRM
7 18 (11.54%) Programme Management
8 17 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (10.90%) Service Delivery
9 16 (10.26%) Change Management
10 14 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (7.69%) Scrum
13 11 (7.05%) Business Analysis
13 11 (7.05%) Information Security
13 11 (7.05%) Project Management
13 11 (7.05%) UX Design
14 10 (6.41%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.31%) SQL
2 26 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 19 (12.18%) C#
4 13 (8.33%) C
5 9 (5.77%) Java
5 9 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.85%) VB
6 6 (3.85%) VB6
7 3 (1.92%) Python
8 2 (1.28%) C++
9 1 (0.64%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.64%) Perl
9 1 (0.64%) PHP
9 1 (0.64%) Ruby
9 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (20.51%) Degree
2 12 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 12 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (4.49%) MCDST
5 6 (3.85%) CCNA
5 6 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) CISSP
7 1 (0.64%) ISEB
7 1 (0.64%) MCP
7 1 (0.64%) MCSA
7 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.64%) PMP
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.64%) RHCE
7 1 (0.64%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.03%) SLA
2 5 (3.21%) QA
3 4 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 19 (12.18%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (8.97%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.64%) Gluster
6 1 (0.64%) iptables
6 1 (0.64%) KVM
6 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 24 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (9.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (4.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.92%) SCOM
5 2 (1.28%) Ansible
6 1 (0.64%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.64%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.64%) Graylog
6 1 (0.64%) Nagios
6 1 (0.64%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.64%) Puppet
6 1 (0.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 33 (21.15%) Oracle
2 33 (21.15%) VMware
3 16 (10.26%) SAP
4 14 (8.97%) Bloomberg
4 14 (8.97%) Citrix
4 14 (8.97%) Reuters
5 10 (6.41%) Cisco
6 9 (5.77%) Remedy
7 7 (4.49%) Intel Security
7 7 (4.49%) Symantec
8 2 (1.28%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.28%) Veritas
9 1 (0.64%) Apple
9 1 (0.64%) ATG
9 1 (0.64%) BEA
9 1 (0.64%) ESRI
9 1 (0.64%) Sage
9 1 (0.64%) Sybase
Somerset
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £270000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, gym, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Volaris Exec
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: 11 days ago
Cross, Somerset
Quant Capital
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 17 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Old Street, London, South East
Morningstar Europe Limited
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Yeovil
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + flexible hours & benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago