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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 21 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 5 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 5.21% 25.49% 9.09%
As % of the General category 38.46% 68.42% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 8
Average salary £32,250 £32,000 £31,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.78% +2.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £54,000 £31,250
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
13 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 13.54% 37.25% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 17
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £25,646
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +24.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £31,250 £53,000
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 22 August 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%) 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
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting 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%) MI Analyst
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%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Assurance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
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 Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
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
Taunton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago