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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 23 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 47 134 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.41% 17.54% 18.79%
As % of the General category 25.68% 45.12% 45.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 116 117
Average salary £34,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.59% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,200 £55,000 £55,000
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
183 297 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.74% 38.87% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 149 259 243
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
Bath -13 24 £34,500 -25.40% 5
Street -2 7 £35,000 -
Taunton - 3 £27,500 - 1
Bridgwater - 3 £31,250 -
Axbridge - 2 £30,500 -
Wells - 1 £40,500 -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 37 (37.76%) SQL
2 30 (30.61%) Degree
3 28 (28.57%) IIS
4 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
5 26 (26.53%) .NET
6 25 (25.51%) C#
7 24 (24.49%) Banking
8 23 (23.47%) HTML
8 23 (23.47%) ASP.NET
9 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
10 21 (21.43%) Windows
11 19 (19.39%) CSS
11 19 (19.39%) Oracle
11 19 (19.39%) Project Management
11 19 (19.39%) MVC
11 19 (19.39%) KnockoutJS
12 18 (18.37%) HTML5
12 18 (18.37%) jQuery
13 17 (17.35%) MonoRail
13 17 (17.35%) NUnit
13 17 (17.35%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (17.35%) NHibernate
13 17 (17.35%) Castle Windsor
13 17 (17.35%) CSS3
13 17 (17.35%) NServiceBus
13 17 (17.35%) SpecFlow
14 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (16.33%) ITIL
15 15 (15.31%) Service Delivery
16 14 (14.29%) Manufacturing

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 28 (28.57%) IIS
2 17 (17.35%) NServiceBus
3 10 (10.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.08%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.06%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.16%) MS Office
3 2 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.04%) SAP HR
2 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.02%) Sage 1000
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.02%) Agresso
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) DHCP
1 8 (8.16%) DNS
2 6 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.08%) SAN
3 4 (4.08%) FTP
4 2 (2.04%) LAN
4 2 (2.04%) WAN
5 1 (1.02%) MIMO
5 1 (1.02%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.08%) Big Data
4 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.04%) MySQL
7 1 (1.02%) QlikView
7 1 (1.02%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.02%) MS Access
7 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (17.35%) NUnit
1 17 (17.35%) SpecFlow
2 7 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.06%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.06%) TestComplete
3 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.04%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (1.02%) MorphX
5 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (24.49%) Banking
2 14 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.04%) Marketing
4 2 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) French Language
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (27.55%) Developer
2 18 (18.37%) Analyst
2 18 (18.37%) Applications Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Web Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Web Applications Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.14%) Release Engineer
5 7 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (6.12%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.08%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.08%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Server Analyst
8 3 (3.06%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.53%) .NET
2 23 (23.47%) HTML
2 23 (23.47%) ASP.NET
3 19 (19.39%) CSS
3 19 (19.39%) KnockoutJS
4 18 (18.37%) HTML5
4 18 (18.37%) jQuery
5 17 (17.35%) MonoRail
5 17 (17.35%) NHibernate
5 17 (17.35%) Castle Windsor
5 17 (17.35%) CSS3
6 14 (14.29%) XML
7 5 (5.10%) Spring
8 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.04%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.02%) WPF
10 1 (1.02%) JSON
10 1 (1.02%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.06%) Equities
4 2 (2.04%) DTV
4 2 (2.04%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.02%) Social Media
5 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.43%) Windows
2 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.39%) Project Management
1 19 (19.39%) MVC
2 16 (16.33%) ITIL
3 15 (15.31%) Service Delivery
4 12 (12.24%) PRINCE2
4 12 (12.24%) Business Analysis
5 10 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.14%) ERP
9 5 (5.10%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.10%) Data Privacy
9 5 (5.10%) Scrum
9 5 (5.10%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.08%) OO
10 4 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (3.06%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (3.06%) Project Planning
11 3 (3.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) SQL
2 25 (25.51%) C#
3 12 (12.24%) Java
4 9 (9.18%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 7 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.04%) C++
6 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.02%) X++
7 1 (1.02%) PHP5
7 1 (1.02%) VBA
7 1 (1.02%) PHP
7 1 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (30.61%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) CCNA
2 6 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.08%) CCA
4 4 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (4.08%) MCSE
4 4 (4.08%) MCITP
4 4 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.02%) ACCA
7 1 (1.02%) CIMA
7 1 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.02%) FATCA
System Software
1 10 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.08%) XenDesktop
2 4 (4.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.39%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) SAP
4 4 (4.08%) VMware
5 3 (3.06%) Lotus
5 3 (3.06%) Sage
6 2 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.04%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.04%) Avaya
6 2 (2.04%) Cisco
6 2 (2.04%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.04%) F5
6 2 (2.04%) NetScout
7 1 (1.02%) Google
7 1 (1.02%) NetSuite
7 1 (1.02%) Motorola
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