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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 14 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 109 103 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.94% 18.83% 11.22%
As % of the General category 42.08% 56.59% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 82 98 68
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,850 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
259 182 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.12% 33.27% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 196 159 207
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,800 £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 19 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 19 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 -4 83 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Street -4 11 £35,000 -39.13%
Taunton -16 4 £35,000 +9.37%
Yeovil -4 2 £45,000 -
Frome - 2 £37,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 1 - -
Finance
South West

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 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 84 (34.43%) SQL
2 63 (25.82%) .NET
3 61 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 46 (18.85%) Service Delivery
5 45 (18.44%) Banking
6 42 (17.21%) Java
7 41 (16.80%) SQL Server
8 38 (15.57%) Windows
8 38 (15.57%) SLA
8 38 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (14.34%) C#
10 34 (13.93%) ITIL
11 33 (13.52%) SOA
11 33 (13.52%) HTML
11 33 (13.52%) ASP.NET
11 33 (13.52%) MVC
12 32 (13.11%) jQuery
13 28 (11.48%) Line Management
14 27 (11.07%) Degree
14 27 (11.07%) HTML5
14 27 (11.07%) Project Management
14 27 (11.07%) XML
15 26 (10.66%) CSS
15 26 (10.66%) Telecoms
16 25 (10.25%) TOGAF
16 25 (10.25%) T-SQL
17 24 (9.84%) COBIT
18 23 (9.43%) Business Analysis
19 22 (9.02%) CSS3
20 21 (8.61%) KnockoutJS

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 45 (18.44%) Banking
2 26 (10.66%) 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 65 (26.64%) Analyst
3 44 (18.03%) Consultant
4 42 (17.21%) Architect
5 33 (13.52%) Applications Support
6 32 (13.11%) Support Analyst
7 26 (10.66%) Web Developer
8 25 (10.25%) Project Manager
9 24 (9.84%) Applications Support Analyst
10 23 (9.43%) Applications Developer
11 21 (8.61%) Senior Architect
12 20 (8.20%) Web Applications Developer
13 19 (7.79%) Technical Architect
13 19 (7.79%) Business Consultant
14 18 (7.38%) Business Analyst
15 16 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
16 13 (5.33%) Junior
16 13 (5.33%) Senior Consultant
16 13 (5.33%) Senior Developer
17 11 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (25.82%) .NET
2 33 (13.52%) ASP.NET
2 33 (13.52%) HTML
3 32 (13.11%) jQuery
4 27 (11.07%) HTML5
4 27 (11.07%) XML
5 26 (10.66%) CSS
6 22 (9.02%) CSS3
7 21 (8.61%) KnockoutJS
8 20 (8.20%) Castle Windsor
8 20 (8.20%) MonoRail
8 20 (8.20%) NHibernate
9 11 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (3.69%) .NET Framework
10 9 (3.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (3.69%) Web Services
10 9 (3.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 7 (2.87%) Spring
12 5 (2.05%) Ruby on Rails
13 4 (1.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.74%) Computer Science
2 10 (4.10%) DTV
3 9 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.87%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.46%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.05%) Open Source
7 4 (1.64%) Social Media
7 4 (1.64%) Spread Betting
8 3 (1.23%) PMI
8 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.82%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.41%) FMCG
10 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.41%) User Experience
10 1 (0.41%) NHS
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) CESG
10 1 (0.41%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.57%) 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 46 (18.85%) Service Delivery
2 38 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (13.93%) ITIL
4 33 (13.52%) SOA
4 33 (13.52%) MVC
5 28 (11.48%) Line Management
6 27 (11.07%) Project Management
7 25 (10.25%) TOGAF
8 23 (9.43%) Business Analysis
9 21 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (8.20%) Technical Architecture
11 19 (7.79%) PRINCE2
12 18 (7.38%) Wealth Management
13 13 (5.33%) Investment Management
13 13 (5.33%) Risk Management
14 12 (4.92%) TDD
14 12 (4.92%) UML
14 12 (4.92%) Mentoring
15 11 (4.51%) Programme Management
15 11 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (34.43%) SQL
2 42 (17.21%) Java
3 35 (14.34%) C#
4 25 (10.25%) 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 27 (11.07%) 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 38 (15.57%) 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
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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