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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 12 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 7.14% - 9.09%
As % of the General category 25.00% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £27,500 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £50,000
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
12 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 28.57% 17.86% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 20
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,675 £20,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,550 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Taunton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) Sage 1000
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Motorola
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) C#

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Sage 1000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Trainee
2 1 (25.00%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Motorola
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus
1 1 (25.00%) Sage