Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 20 7
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 314 112 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 21.27% 12.68% 20.77%
As % of the General category 57.30% 39.44% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 255 99 160
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -28.23%
10th Percentile £30,000 £20,800 £24,975
90th Percentile £72,500 £54,200 £80,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 548 284 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 37.13% 32.16% 43.22%
Number of salaries quoted 460 247 371
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £53,750 £76,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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 +10 268 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Poole -18 32 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Finance.

1 148 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (28.34%) .NET
3 81 (25.80%) C#
4 77 (24.52%) Microsoft
5 72 (22.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 71 (22.61%) TDD
7 69 (21.97%) Problem-Solving
8 63 (20.06%) BDD
9 62 (19.75%) SQL
10 60 (19.11%) SQL Server
11 59 (18.79%) ASP.NET
12 56 (17.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 52 (16.56%) Innovative Thinking
14 49 (15.61%) SOLID
15 43 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 43 (13.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 42 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
17 40 (12.74%) MVC
17 40 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (11.78%) Scrum
18 37 (11.78%) JavaScript
18 37 (11.78%) Greenfield Project
19 36 (11.46%) Web Services
20 35 (11.15%) Software Engineering
20 35 (11.15%) ASP.NET MVC
21 34 (10.83%) TOGAF
21 34 (10.83%) ITIL
21 34 (10.83%) Windows
22 33 (10.51%) Data Mapping
22 33 (10.51%) AngularJS

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 19 (6.05%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.87%) CMS
3 8 (2.55%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (1.91%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.59%) JBoss
6 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.32%) Confluence
7 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.32%) SAS
7 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (7.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (5.10%) Microsoft Project
3 15 (4.78%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (4.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.32%) InDesign
6 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.96%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) Exstream
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 72 (22.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.78%) Office 365
3 13 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.55%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.27%) SaaS
5 4 (1.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.64%) GitHub
6 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.64%) PaaS
6 2 (0.64%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.32%) AdWords
7 1 (0.32%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.50%) VPN
2 10 (3.18%) DNS
2 10 (3.18%) Firewall
3 7 (2.23%) Wireless
4 6 (1.91%) Skype
4 6 (1.91%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (1.59%) VoIP
6 4 (1.27%) DHCP
6 4 (1.27%) FTP
6 4 (1.27%) HTTP
6 4 (1.27%) IPsec
6 4 (1.27%) NAS
6 4 (1.27%) SAN
7 2 (0.64%) Internet
7 2 (0.64%) LAN
7 2 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (0.64%) WAN
8 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (19.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.78%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (1.27%) Power BI
3 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.32%) Big Data
5 1 (0.32%) MySQL
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (9.55%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.78%) JIRA
3 7 (2.23%) Selenium
3 7 (2.23%) SpecFlow
4 4 (1.27%) MSTest
4 4 (1.27%) NUnit
5 3 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.64%) Maven
6 2 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.64%) Subversion
6 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.32%) Ant
7 1 (0.32%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.32%) Gradle
7 1 (0.32%) Hudson
7 1 (0.32%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (4.78%) Marketing
2 7 (2.23%) Back Office
2 7 (2.23%) Financial Institution
3 5 (1.59%) Electronics
4 3 (0.96%) Advertising
4 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
4 3 (0.96%) Retail
5 2 (0.64%) Publishing
6 1 (0.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (27.39%) Developer
2 65 (20.70%) .NET Developer
3 60 (19.11%) Analyst
4 48 (15.29%) Architect
5 40 (12.74%) Business Analyst
6 24 (7.64%) C# Developer
7 23 (7.32%) Angular Developer
7 23 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (7.32%) Finance Business Analyst
8 21 (6.69%) Financial Analyst
9 20 (6.37%) Service Analyst
10 17 (5.41%) Azure Developer
10 17 (5.41%) Business Architect
10 17 (5.41%) Financial Business Analyst
10 17 (5.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
11 16 (5.10%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
11 16 (5.10%) Pensions Business Analyst
12 15 (4.78%) Data Architect
12 15 (4.78%) Oracle Architect
13 14 (4.46%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (28.34%) .NET
2 59 (18.79%) ASP.NET
3 56 (17.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 36 (11.46%) Web Services
5 35 (11.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (10.51%) AngularJS
7 26 (8.28%) WCF
8 25 (7.96%) .NET Core
9 22 (7.01%) ASP.NET Core
10 15 (4.78%) HTML
11 12 (3.82%) WinForms
12 9 (2.87%) jQuery
13 7 (2.23%) CSS
13 7 (2.23%) Gherkin
13 7 (2.23%) LINQ
13 7 (2.23%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (2.23%) React
13 7 (2.23%) React Native
13 7 (2.23%) Redux
13 7 (2.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (11.78%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (4.46%) Fintech
4 13 (4.14%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.23%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.23%) User Experience
6 5 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.27%) Acoustics
7 4 (1.27%) CCTV
7 4 (1.27%) Clustering
7 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.27%) Social Network
8 2 (0.64%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.64%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.32%) Derivative
9 1 (0.32%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (10.83%) Windows
2 13 (4.14%) Windows 10
3 11 (3.50%) Windows 7
4 10 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (2.87%) Linux
6 4 (1.27%) Android
6 4 (1.27%) CentOS
6 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 4 (1.27%) Unix
6 4 (1.27%) Windows 2000
6 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (22.61%) TDD
3 69 (21.97%) Problem-Solving
4 63 (20.06%) BDD
5 52 (16.56%) Innovative Thinking
6 49 (15.61%) SOLID
7 43 (13.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 43 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (12.74%) MVC
9 37 (11.78%) Scrum
10 35 (11.15%) Software Engineering
11 34 (10.83%) ITIL
11 34 (10.83%) TOGAF
12 33 (10.51%) Data Mapping
13 32 (10.19%) CMMI
14 30 (9.55%) Web Development
15 29 (9.24%) Business Analysis
16 26 (8.28%) Creative Thinking
16 26 (8.28%) SOA
17 23 (7.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (25.80%) C#
2 62 (19.75%) SQL
3 37 (11.78%) JavaScript
4 22 (7.01%) TypeScript
5 17 (5.41%) Java
6 12 (3.82%) VB.NET
7 9 (2.87%) C
8 5 (1.59%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.59%) Python
9 4 (1.27%) C++
9 4 (1.27%) Perl
9 4 (1.27%) Ruby
10 3 (0.96%) PHP
11 2 (0.64%) VB
12 1 (0.32%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.32%) R
12 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.32%) X++
Qualifications
1 42 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (10.19%) Degree
3 4 (1.27%) DBS Check
3 4 (1.27%) MCSA
3 4 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.96%) ISEB
4 3 (0.96%) MCDST
4 3 (0.96%) MCSE
5 2 (0.64%) ACCA
5 2 (0.64%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.64%) CIMA
5 2 (0.64%) CISA
5 2 (0.64%) CISM
5 2 (0.64%) CISSP
6 1 (0.32%) AAT
6 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.92%) QA
2 19 (6.05%) SLA
3 8 (2.55%) PMO
4 5 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.27%) BitLocker
3 4 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (4.78%) SCCM
2 11 (3.50%) Puppet
3 6 (1.91%) Terraform
4 4 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (1.27%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.64%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 77 (24.52%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.05%) Oracle
3 17 (5.41%) VMware
4 15 (4.78%) IBM
5 14 (4.46%) Capita
6 11 (3.50%) Google
7 8 (2.55%) SAP
7 8 (2.55%) Sitecore
8 7 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.91%) Apple
9 6 (1.91%) Cisco
9 6 (1.91%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.59%) Facebook
10 5 (1.59%) Twitter
11 4 (1.27%) Citrix
11 4 (1.27%) Juniper
12 3 (0.96%) EMC
12 3 (0.96%) HP
12 3 (0.96%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.96%) Tableau