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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 15 13 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 65 122 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.13% 15.29% 23.86%
As % of the General category 31.86% 39.23% 56.43%
Number of salaries quoted 55 103 127
Average salary £31,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £51,000
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
204 311 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 34.93% 38.97% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 173 265 207
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -5 34 £26,000 -48.00% 6
Street +10 9 £46,250 +32.14%
Taunton +9 3 £39,500 +33.89%
Wells -5 1 - -
Yeovil -12 1 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Glastonbury - 1 £37,500 - 1
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (35.90%) SQL
2 34 (29.06%) Oracle
3 31 (26.50%) Degree
4 28 (23.93%) Microsoft
5 25 (21.37%) ITIL
5 25 (21.37%) Project Management
5 25 (21.37%) Service Delivery
5 25 (21.37%) Manufacturing
6 23 (19.66%) Line Management
7 22 (18.80%) .NET
8 21 (17.95%) SQL Server
9 20 (17.09%) SLA
9 20 (17.09%) Windows
10 19 (16.24%) C#
11 18 (15.38%) IIS
11 18 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (14.53%) Process Management
12 17 (14.53%) HTML
12 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET
12 17 (14.53%) Incident Management
13 16 (13.68%) Banking
14 15 (12.82%) Release Management
14 15 (12.82%) XML
14 15 (12.82%) Oracle EBS
15 14 (11.97%) Java
15 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (11.97%) Business Analysis
16 13 (11.11%) CSS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (15.38%) IIS
2 9 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.84%) NServiceBus
4 4 (3.42%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.56%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (12.82%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.71%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.85%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.98%) SAN
1 7 (5.98%) Firewall
2 3 (2.56%) DHCP
2 3 (2.56%) FTP
2 3 (2.56%) DNS
3 2 (1.71%) iBeacon
3 2 (1.71%) Network Security
3 2 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.71%) WAN
4 1 (0.85%) LAN
4 1 (0.85%) Wireless
4 1 (0.85%) VPN
4 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.85%) FCoE
4 1 (0.85%) PABX
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.42%) MySQL
5 4 (3.42%) Big Data
6 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.85%) MS Access
8 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.85%) QlikView
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.85%) SSDT
8 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (6.84%) SpecFlow
2 8 (6.84%) NUnit
3 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.56%) TestComplete
4 3 (2.56%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (21.37%) Manufacturing
2 16 (13.68%) Banking
3 6 (5.13%) Marketing
4 5 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.42%) Electronics
6 2 (1.71%) Back Office
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
6 2 (1.71%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
7 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (34.19%) Analyst
2 21 (17.95%) Developer
3 18 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 14 (11.97%) Applications Support
5 13 (11.11%) Release Engineer
5 13 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Support Analyst
7 11 (9.40%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (9.40%) Configuration Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Applications Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Web Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Web Applications Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) Support Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) Project Manager
12 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 4 (3.42%) SharePoint Developer
13 4 (3.42%) Report Analyst
13 4 (3.42%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.80%) .NET
2 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET
2 17 (14.53%) HTML
3 15 (12.82%) XML
4 13 (11.11%) CSS
5 11 (9.40%) HTML5
6 9 (7.69%) jQuery
7 8 (6.84%) Castle Windsor
7 8 (6.84%) CSS3
7 8 (6.84%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (6.84%) MonoRail
7 8 (6.84%) NHibernate
8 5 (4.27%) .NET Framework
8 5 (4.27%) Spring
9 3 (2.56%) Web Services
9 3 (2.56%) WCF
9 3 (2.56%) WPF
10 2 (1.71%) WinForms
10 2 (1.71%) SOAP
10 2 (1.71%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.55%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.27%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.42%) User Experience
5 4 (3.42%) DTV
6 3 (2.56%) Equities
7 1 (0.85%) Handset
7 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.09%) Windows
2 14 (11.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (8.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (7.69%) Linux
5 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.71%) UNIX
7 2 (1.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.37%) ITIL
1 25 (21.37%) Project Management
1 25 (21.37%) Service Delivery
2 23 (19.66%) Line Management
3 17 (14.53%) Incident Management
3 17 (14.53%) Process Management
4 15 (12.82%) Release Management
5 14 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.97%) Business Analysis
6 12 (10.26%) Change Management
7 10 (8.55%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.69%) MVC
8 9 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.98%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.13%) Programme Management
10 6 (5.13%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.13%) ERP
11 5 (4.27%) Scrum
11 5 (4.27%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.90%) SQL
2 19 (16.24%) C#
3 14 (11.97%) Java
4 10 (8.55%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.98%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.27%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.42%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.71%) VBA
9 2 (1.71%) VC++
9 2 (1.71%) VB6
9 2 (1.71%) C++
9 2 (1.71%) VB
10 1 (0.85%) PHP
10 1 (0.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 31 (26.50%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.56%) CCNA
3 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.71%) MCITP
4 2 (1.71%) CCA
4 2 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.71%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.09%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.85%) FATCA
System Software
1 12 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.71%) vSphere
4 1 (0.85%) StorNext
4 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) WSUS
2 1 (0.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 34 (29.06%) Oracle
2 28 (23.93%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.84%) VMware
4 7 (5.98%) SAP
5 6 (5.13%) Cisco
6 3 (2.56%) Lotus
6 3 (2.56%) Sage
6 3 (2.56%) Google
7 2 (1.71%) Trapeze
7 2 (1.71%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.71%) ESRI
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Avaya
8 1 (0.85%) Juniper
8 1 (0.85%) Motorola
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