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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 15 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 76 111 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.54% 14.51% 20.72%
As % of the General category 33.48% 40.22% 56.12%
Number of salaries quoted 67 88 103
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £50,000
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
227 276 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 37.46% 36.08% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 175 219 168
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -4 46 £45,000 - 9
Street +10 10 £46,250 +32.14%
Weston-super-Mare - 3 £46,000 -
Taunton +7 2 £36,500 +13.17% 1
Yeovil -17 2 £50,000 +8.10% 1
Wells -4 1 - -
Glastonbury - 1 £37,500 -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (30.08%) SQL
1 37 (30.08%) Oracle
2 30 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 29 (23.58%) Manufacturing
4 28 (22.76%) Project Management
5 26 (21.14%) Degree
5 26 (21.14%) Line Management
6 23 (18.70%) Service Delivery
6 23 (18.70%) ITIL
7 22 (17.89%) Windows
8 20 (16.26%) SLA
8 20 (16.26%) MS Excel
9 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
9 19 (15.45%) .NET
10 18 (14.63%) C#
10 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (13.82%) Incident Management
11 17 (13.82%) Process Management
11 17 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (13.01%) Java
12 16 (13.01%) Release Management
12 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (12.20%) Oracle EBS
14 14 (11.38%) Telecoms
14 14 (11.38%) Change Management
14 14 (11.38%) XML
14 14 (11.38%) ASP.NET
14 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (11.38%) Business Analysis
15 13 (10.57%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (10.57%) IIS
2 10 (8.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.25%) NServiceBus
4 3 (2.44%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.44%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (16.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.69%) MS Office
3 3 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (12.20%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (7.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.81%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.50%) Firewall
2 5 (4.07%) SAN
3 3 (2.44%) WAN
4 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.63%) Network Security
4 2 (1.63%) iBeacon
5 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.81%) FCoE
5 1 (0.81%) PABX
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.81%) VPN
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
5 1 (0.81%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) FTP
5 1 (0.81%) LAN
5 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.07%) Big Data
5 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.44%) MySQL
6 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.81%) MS Access
8 1 (0.81%) QlikView
8 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.81%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.81%) SSDT
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.25%) NUnit
3 4 (3.25%) SpecFlow
4 3 (2.44%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.44%) TestComplete
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (23.58%) Manufacturing
2 14 (11.38%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.94%) Marketing
4 9 (7.32%) Banking
4 9 (7.32%) Electronics
5 5 (4.07%) Back Office
6 4 (3.25%) Legal
7 2 (1.63%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.81%) French Language
8 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (32.52%) Analyst
2 20 (16.26%) Developer
3 18 (14.63%) Business Analyst
4 15 (12.20%) Applications Support
5 14 (11.38%) Release Engineer
6 13 (10.57%) Oracle Analyst
6 13 (10.57%) Support Analyst
7 12 (9.76%) Applications Support Analyst
7 12 (9.76%) Configuration Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Architect
9 6 (4.88%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.07%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.07%) Consultant
10 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 4 (3.25%) Web Applications Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Commercial Manager
11 4 (3.25%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.45%) .NET
2 14 (11.38%) ASP.NET
2 14 (11.38%) XML
3 13 (10.57%) HTML
4 9 (7.32%) CSS
5 6 (4.88%) HTML5
6 5 (4.07%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.07%) Spring
7 4 (3.25%) NHibernate
7 4 (3.25%) MonoRail
7 4 (3.25%) jQuery
7 4 (3.25%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (3.25%) CSS3
7 4 (3.25%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (2.44%) WCF
8 3 (2.44%) WPF
8 3 (2.44%) Web Services
9 2 (1.63%) SOAP
9 2 (1.63%) Google Maps API
9 2 (1.63%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.32%) DTV
3 8 (6.50%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.25%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.25%) User Experience
6 3 (2.44%) Equities
6 3 (2.44%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.81%) Handset
7 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.89%) Windows
2 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (9.76%) Linux
4 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.07%) UNIX
7 3 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.63%) Android
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.76%) Project Management
2 26 (21.14%) Line Management
3 23 (18.70%) Service Delivery
3 23 (18.70%) ITIL
4 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.82%) Process Management
5 17 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (13.82%) Incident Management
6 16 (13.01%) Release Management
7 14 (11.38%) Business Analysis
7 14 (11.38%) Change Management
8 10 (8.13%) Programme Management
9 9 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (6.50%) ERP
11 7 (5.69%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.88%) Scrum
12 6 (4.88%) MVC
13 5 (4.07%) Data Security
13 5 (4.07%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.08%) SQL
2 18 (14.63%) C#
3 16 (13.01%) Java
4 10 (8.13%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.69%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.07%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.25%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.63%) VBA
9 2 (1.63%) VC++
9 2 (1.63%) VB6
9 2 (1.63%) C++
9 2 (1.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (21.14%) Degree
2 4 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.81%) CCNA
3 1 (0.81%) ISEB
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.26%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) FATCA
3 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.07%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.81%) StorNext
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) Puppet
2 2 (1.63%) SCOM
3 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (30.08%) Oracle
2 30 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.76%) SAP
4 7 (5.69%) VMware
5 6 (4.88%) Cisco
6 3 (2.44%) Lotus
6 3 (2.44%) Sage
6 3 (2.44%) Google
7 2 (1.63%) Trapeze
7 2 (1.63%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.63%) ESRI
7 2 (1.63%) Juniper
7 2 (1.63%) HP
8 1 (0.81%) Avaya
8 1 (0.81%) Motorola
8 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.81%) ProCurve
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, South West
University of Bath
Salary: Starting from £47,328, rising to £54,841
Posted: 12 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package/ Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Shepton Mallet
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £14000.00 - £15500.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago