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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 15 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 5.56% - 11.11%
As % of the General category 37.50% - 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £42,500 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 14.81% 18.00% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 11
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £22,518
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +33.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,200 £22,036
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £41,100 £30,000
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
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Taunton

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) PMI
2 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Environment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) MI Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft