Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 11 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 162 208 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 14.46% 19.62% 18.51%
As % of the General category 46.96% 54.45% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 129 185 119
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% - -19.05%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £23,900
90th Percentile £63,000 £85,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% +4.49% -1.11%

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 345 382 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 30.80% 36.04% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 277 330 333
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £22,900
90th Percentile £57,500 £85,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -3.41% +6.02% +3.75%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Dorset

Finance
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Finance in Dorset

Finance
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Dorset over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Dorset

Finance
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -6 93 £37,500 -16.67% 11
Poole -11 24 £40,000 -3.03% 9
Weymouth 0 9 - - 1
Wimborne - 5 £29,750 -
Dorchester +3 4 £27,500 -12.00% 1
Ferndown - 3 £17,000 -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Finance.

1 45 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (22.84%) SQL
3 31 (19.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (17.90%) C#
4 29 (17.90%) .NET
4 29 (17.90%) Degree
5 27 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 27 (16.67%) MVC
6 26 (16.05%) Retail
7 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
8 23 (14.20%) Oracle
9 21 (12.96%) HTML
9 21 (12.96%) ERP
10 20 (12.35%) CRM
10 20 (12.35%) SQL Server
10 20 (12.35%) Manufacturing
10 20 (12.35%) AngularJS
11 19 (11.73%) CSS
12 18 (11.11%) Project Management
13 17 (10.49%) Microsoft Excel
14 16 (9.88%) Web Services
14 16 (9.88%) Data Analysis
14 16 (9.88%) Business Analysis
14 16 (9.88%) jQuery
15 15 (9.26%) ASP.NET
15 15 (9.26%) Linux
15 15 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (9.26%) Data Centre
15 15 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
16 14 (8.64%) Banking

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.32%) CMS
2 6 (3.70%) Umbraco
3 4 (2.47%) EPiServer
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.85%) Kentico
5 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.23%) IIS
5 2 (1.23%) JBoss
5 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (10.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.94%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (3.70%) Photoshop
4 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (8.02%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (3.09%) SAP Business One
3 4 (2.47%) Lawson
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (2.47%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.62%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.32%) Office 365
2 7 (4.32%) SaaS
3 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.85%) GitHub
5 2 (1.23%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) Intranet
2 6 (3.70%) EIGRP
2 6 (3.70%) LAN
2 6 (3.70%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (3.70%) VoIP
2 6 (3.70%) WAN
3 4 (2.47%) DNS
4 2 (1.23%) DDNS
4 2 (1.23%) DHCP
4 2 (1.23%) Firewall
4 2 (1.23%) Network Security
4 2 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (4.94%) Power BI
4 8 (4.94%) QlikView
4 8 (4.94%) Semantic Layer
4 8 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.85%) Big Data
6 3 (1.85%) MySQL
7 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (6.17%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.94%) Maven
3 6 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.09%) JIRA
5 3 (1.85%) Grunt
6 2 (1.23%) Bower
6 2 (1.23%) NuGet
6 2 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.23%) Selenium
6 2 (1.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (16.05%) Retail
2 20 (12.35%) Manufacturing
3 14 (8.64%) Banking
4 13 (8.02%) Marketing
5 3 (1.85%) Electronics
5 3 (1.85%) Games
5 3 (1.85%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.85%) Legal
5 3 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (30.25%) Developer
2 37 (22.84%) Analyst
3 24 (14.81%) Business Analyst
4 23 (14.20%) .NET Developer
5 14 (8.64%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.02%) Architect
6 13 (8.02%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (5.56%) Consultant
8 9 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
9 8 (4.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 8 (4.94%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.32%) Cisco Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) IT Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) IT Manager
10 7 (4.32%) IT Project Manager
10 7 (4.32%) Network Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.70%) Finance Business Analyst
11 6 (3.70%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.90%) .NET
2 21 (12.96%) HTML
3 20 (12.35%) AngularJS
4 19 (11.73%) CSS
5 16 (9.88%) jQuery
5 16 (9.88%) Web Services
6 15 (9.26%) ASP.NET
7 13 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (8.02%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (7.41%) Middleware
8 12 (7.41%) REST
9 11 (6.79%) RESTful
10 8 (4.94%) .NET Framework
10 8 (4.94%) Hibernate
10 8 (4.94%) Oracle Fusion
10 8 (4.94%) Spring
10 8 (4.94%) Spring Boot
11 7 (4.32%) Handlebars
12 6 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.26%) Data Centre
1 15 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.94%) Cloud Native
2 8 (4.94%) Life Science
3 6 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 6 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.09%) User Experience
5 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.85%) Blog
6 3 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.85%) Social Media
7 2 (1.23%) CMDB
7 2 (1.23%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.62%) FMCG
8 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.62%) Online Games
8 1 (0.62%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.26%) Linux
2 11 (6.79%) Windows
3 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.09%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.85%) Unix
6 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (16.67%) MVC
4 21 (12.96%) ERP
5 20 (12.35%) CRM
6 18 (11.11%) Project Management
7 16 (9.88%) Business Analysis
7 16 (9.88%) Data Analysis
8 15 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (8.64%) Data Management
10 12 (7.41%) ITIL
10 12 (7.41%) SDLC
11 11 (6.79%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.17%) Analytics
12 10 (6.17%) Data Modelling
12 10 (6.17%) Project Planning
12 10 (6.17%) TDD
12 10 (6.17%) Time Management
12 10 (6.17%) Use Case
13 9 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.84%) SQL
2 29 (17.90%) C#
3 27 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.17%) Java
5 8 (4.94%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.94%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.94%) VBA
6 7 (4.32%) PHP
7 5 (3.09%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.47%) VB
8 4 (2.47%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.85%) Python
10 2 (1.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (17.90%) Degree
2 8 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (4.32%) CCNA
3 7 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.70%) CCNP
4 6 (3.70%) ISEB
5 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.85%) ACCA
6 3 (1.85%) CIMA
6 3 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.62%) HNC
7 1 (0.62%) HND
7 1 (0.62%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) GDPR
2 7 (4.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (3.70%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.09%) QA
5 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.62%) PMO
6 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.20%) Oracle
3 12 (7.41%) VMware
4 10 (6.17%) Cisco
5 8 (4.94%) Cognizant
5 8 (4.94%) Cognos
5 8 (4.94%) JD Edwards
5 8 (4.94%) PeopleSoft
5 8 (4.94%) SAP
5 8 (4.94%) Tableau
6 7 (4.32%) Citrix
7 5 (3.09%) Infor
8 4 (2.47%) IBM
8 4 (2.47%) Workday
9 3 (1.85%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.23%) Dynatrace
10 2 (1.23%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.23%) Splunk
11 1 (0.62%) IFS
11 1 (0.62%) Palo Alto