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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 14 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 107 105 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.90% 18.88% 11.43%
As % of the General category 42.13% 56.76% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 81 100 70
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,950 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
254 185 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.99% 33.27% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 191 163 210
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 0 82 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Street -4 10 £35,000 -39.13%
Taunton -11 4 £35,000 +9.37%
Yeovil -4 2 £45,000 - 1
Frome - 2 £37,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 1 - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 85 (34.84%) SQL
2 62 (25.41%) .NET
3 61 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 47 (19.26%) Service Delivery
5 44 (18.03%) Banking
6 41 (16.80%) Java
6 41 (16.80%) SQL Server
7 39 (15.98%) Windows
7 39 (15.98%) SLA
7 39 (15.98%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (14.34%) C#
9 34 (13.93%) ITIL
10 33 (13.52%) HTML
10 33 (13.52%) ASP.NET
10 33 (13.52%) MVC
11 32 (13.11%) SOA
11 32 (13.11%) jQuery
12 29 (11.89%) Line Management
13 28 (11.48%) Degree
13 28 (11.48%) XML
14 27 (11.07%) Project Management
14 27 (11.07%) HTML5
15 26 (10.66%) CSS
15 26 (10.66%) T-SQL
16 25 (10.25%) TOGAF
17 24 (9.84%) COBIT
18 23 (9.43%) Business Analysis
18 23 (9.43%) Telecoms
19 22 (9.02%) CSS3
20 21 (8.61%) KnockoutJS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (8.20%) IIS
1 20 (8.20%) NServiceBus
2 8 (3.28%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.82%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) Lync
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.51%) MS Office
3 5 (2.05%) MS Project
4 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) FastStats
5 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.82%) Agresso
4 1 (0.41%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.41%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.69%) Firewall
2 7 (2.87%) LAN
3 2 (0.82%) VLAN
3 2 (0.82%) IPv4
3 2 (0.82%) IPv6
3 2 (0.82%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) SAN
4 1 (0.41%) Intranet
4 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 41 (16.80%) SQL Server
3 20 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.05%) MySQL
5 5 (2.05%) CouchDB
5 5 (2.05%) Big Data
6 4 (1.64%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.82%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.82%) Redis
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.41%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 20 (8.20%) NUnit
1 20 (8.20%) SpecFlow
2 6 (2.46%) JUnit
3 3 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.82%) JIRA
5 1 (0.41%) Selenium
5 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.41%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (18.03%) Banking
2 23 (9.43%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.33%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.51%) Marketing
5 10 (4.10%) Electronics
6 7 (2.87%) Retail
7 3 (1.23%) Games
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 73 (29.92%) Developer
2 67 (27.46%) Analyst
3 42 (17.21%) Consultant
4 41 (16.80%) Architect
5 34 (13.93%) Support Analyst
5 34 (13.93%) Applications Support
6 26 (10.66%) Web Developer
7 25 (10.25%) Project Manager
7 25 (10.25%) Applications Support Analyst
8 23 (9.43%) Applications Developer
9 22 (9.02%) Senior Architect
10 20 (8.20%) Web Applications Developer
11 19 (7.79%) Technical Architect
11 19 (7.79%) Business Consultant
12 18 (7.38%) Business Analyst
13 16 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
14 13 (5.33%) Junior
14 13 (5.33%) Senior Consultant
14 13 (5.33%) Senior Developer
15 11 (4.51%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (25.41%) .NET
2 33 (13.52%) ASP.NET
2 33 (13.52%) HTML
3 32 (13.11%) jQuery
4 28 (11.48%) XML
5 27 (11.07%) HTML5
6 26 (10.66%) CSS
7 22 (9.02%) CSS3
8 21 (8.61%) KnockoutJS
9 20 (8.20%) Castle Windsor
9 20 (8.20%) MonoRail
9 20 (8.20%) NHibernate
10 11 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (3.69%) .NET Framework
11 9 (3.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (3.69%) Web Services
11 9 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 7 (2.87%) Spring
13 5 (2.05%) Ruby on Rails
14 4 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.74%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.10%) DTV
3 9 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.46%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.05%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.05%) Open Source
6 4 (1.64%) Social Media
6 4 (1.64%) Spread Betting
7 3 (1.23%) PMI
7 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.82%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.41%) FMCG
9 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.41%) User Experience
9 1 (0.41%) NHS
9 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.41%) Clustering
9 1 (0.41%) CESG
9 1 (0.41%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.98%) Windows
2 13 (5.33%) Linux
3 8 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (2.87%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.46%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.05%) Debian
6 5 (2.05%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.64%) Android
8 2 (0.82%) CentOS
8 2 (0.82%) UNIX
8 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.82%) Fedora
8 2 (0.82%) SUSE
9 1 (0.41%) AIX
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (19.26%) Service Delivery
2 39 (15.98%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (13.93%) ITIL
4 33 (13.52%) MVC
5 32 (13.11%) SOA
6 29 (11.89%) Line Management
7 27 (11.07%) Project Management
8 25 (10.25%) TOGAF
9 23 (9.43%) Business Analysis
10 21 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (8.20%) Technical Architecture
12 19 (7.79%) PRINCE2
13 18 (7.38%) Wealth Management
14 13 (5.33%) Investment Management
14 13 (5.33%) UML
14 13 (5.33%) Risk Management
15 12 (4.92%) TDD
15 12 (4.92%) Mentoring
16 11 (4.51%) Programme Management
16 11 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (34.84%) SQL
2 41 (16.80%) Java
3 35 (14.34%) C#
4 26 (10.66%) T-SQL
5 15 (6.15%) JavaScript
6 11 (4.51%) Python
7 6 (2.46%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.05%) Ruby
8 5 (2.05%) PHP
8 5 (2.05%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.64%) Perl
10 3 (1.23%) C++
11 2 (0.82%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.82%) C
11 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (11.48%) Degree
2 6 (2.46%) ISEB
3 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.41%) MCP
5 1 (0.41%) MCSE
5 1 (0.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.98%) SLA
2 24 (9.84%) COBIT
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) WAI
4 1 (0.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.82%) Xen
Vendors
1 20 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.97%) Oracle
3 16 (6.56%) SAP
4 10 (4.10%) VMware
5 4 (1.64%) ATG
5 4 (1.64%) Twitter
5 4 (1.64%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.23%) Google
7 2 (0.82%) Facebook
7 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.41%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.41%) Primavera
8 1 (0.41%) Telerik
8 1 (0.41%) Unica
8 1 (0.41%) Tableau
8 1 (0.41%) Cognos
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) Citrix
8 1 (0.41%) Epicor
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus+Car Allowance+Benefits
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + pension, private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Resource Solutions Group - Ascentric
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £14 to £17 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago