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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 26 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.71% 12.62% 15.79%
As % of the General category 66.67% 68.42% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 7.06% 18.45% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 19
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £28,270
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +13.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,680 £23,446
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) PMI
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) MI Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PMI
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) CESG
2 1 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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