The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 13 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 6.00% - 10.00%
As % of the General category 16.67% - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £27,500 - £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 - £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

General Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 36.00% 20.25% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 16
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Finance
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Taunton region.

Finance Salary Trend in Taunton

Finance
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Taunton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) French Language
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) WPF
3 1 (16.67%) Sage 1000
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Sage 1000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Environment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Trainee
2 1 (16.67%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Motorola
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus
1 1 (16.67%) Sage