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

Financial
South West > Dorset
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 15 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 235 185 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 20.05% 14.91% 19.63%
As % of the General category 57.46% 46.84% 56.06%
Number of salaries quoted 163 133 171
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £29,150 £22,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £85,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.26% +4.44%

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 409 395 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 34.90% 31.83% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 317 302 302
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £85,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

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 December 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 December 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 +8 186 £45,000 +20.00% 15
Poole -3 29 £60,000 +50.00% 11
Dorchester -2 13 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 107 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (31.91%) .NET
3 65 (27.66%) C#
4 59 (25.11%) TDD
5 55 (23.40%) SQL
6 53 (22.55%) Microsoft
7 52 (22.13%) SQL Server
8 46 (19.57%) JavaScript
9 45 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
10 44 (18.72%) ASP.NET
11 36 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
12 35 (14.89%) DevOps
12 35 (14.89%) AngularJS
12 35 (14.89%) MVC
13 34 (14.47%) Windows
14 33 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
15 31 (13.19%) ITIL
15 31 (13.19%) HTML
16 28 (11.91%) CSS
16 28 (11.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 28 (11.91%) Amazon AWS
17 27 (11.49%) Degree
18 25 (10.64%) SDLC
19 24 (10.21%) BDD
19 24 (10.21%) Scrum
20 23 (9.79%) VMware
20 23 (9.79%) Linux
20 23 (9.79%) Project Management
20 23 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
20 23 (9.79%) Waterfall

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 17 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.26%) Confluence
2 10 (4.26%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.13%) JBoss
4 4 (1.70%) Anypoint
5 3 (1.28%) CMS
5 3 (1.28%) IIS
5 3 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (9.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (8.94%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (6.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (5.11%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (2.55%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.85%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.85%) Exstream
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.43%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 36 (15.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (11.91%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.11%) Office 365
4 6 (2.55%) GitHub
5 5 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.70%) SaaS
7 3 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.28%) IaaS
7 3 (1.28%) PaaS
8 2 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Force.com
9 1 (0.43%) npm
9 1 (0.43%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.26%) Skype
2 5 (2.13%) LAN
2 5 (2.13%) WAN
3 4 (1.70%) SMS
3 4 (1.70%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.85%) DHCP
4 2 (0.85%) DNS
4 2 (0.85%) Firewall
4 2 (0.85%) IMAP
4 2 (0.85%) Network Security
4 2 (0.85%) PSTN
4 2 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.23%) Big Data
3 13 (5.53%) Power BI
4 10 (4.26%) QlikView
5 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.55%) Spotfire
6 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.13%) MySQL
8 1 (0.43%) GIS
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (9.79%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.53%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.53%) JIRA
3 5 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (1.70%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.28%) Selenium
5 3 (1.28%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.43%) Bower
6 1 (0.43%) gulp
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.43%) webpack
General
1 6 (2.55%) Back Office
2 4 (1.70%) Legal
2 4 (1.70%) Publishing
3 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.28%) Marketing
3 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.85%) Banking
4 2 (0.85%) Retail
5 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (45.11%) Developer
2 56 (23.83%) .NET Developer
3 35 (14.89%) C# Developer
4 32 (13.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (12.77%) Analyst
6 18 (7.66%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.38%) Java Developer
7 15 (6.38%) Java Developer - Fintech
8 14 (5.96%) Architect
9 13 (5.53%) SQL Developer
10 11 (4.68%) Azure Developer
10 11 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (4.68%) Platform Engineer
11 10 (4.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 10 (4.26%) VB.NET Developer
12 9 (3.83%) Agile .NET Developer
12 9 (3.83%) Agile Developer
12 9 (3.83%) Cloud Architect
12 9 (3.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (3.83%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (31.91%) .NET
2 45 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 44 (18.72%) ASP.NET
4 35 (14.89%) AngularJS
5 33 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (13.19%) HTML
7 28 (11.91%) CSS
8 16 (6.81%) HTML5
9 14 (5.96%) WinForms
10 13 (5.53%) React
10 13 (5.53%) Web Services
11 11 (4.68%) WCF
12 8 (3.40%) REST
12 8 (3.40%) Sass
12 8 (3.40%) SOAP
12 8 (3.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (2.55%) jQuery
14 5 (2.13%) Java EE
14 5 (2.13%) LDAP
15 4 (1.70%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.79%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (8.51%) Fintech
3 15 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 14 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (5.11%) Public Cloud
7 10 (4.26%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.83%) Data Centre
8 9 (3.83%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (3.83%) User Experience
9 8 (3.40%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.70%) Clustering
11 3 (1.28%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.85%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
13 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.47%) Windows
2 23 (9.79%) Linux
3 10 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.85%) Android
6 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (25.11%) TDD
3 35 (14.89%) DevOps
3 35 (14.89%) MVC
4 31 (13.19%) ITIL
5 28 (11.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (10.64%) SDLC
7 24 (10.21%) BDD
7 24 (10.21%) Scrum
8 23 (9.79%) Project Management
8 23 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (9.79%) Waterfall
9 22 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (9.36%) SOLID
10 19 (8.09%) Information Security
11 18 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (6.81%) Unit Testing
13 15 (6.38%) Business Analysis
13 15 (6.38%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 65 (27.66%) C#
2 55 (23.40%) SQL
3 46 (19.57%) JavaScript
4 21 (8.94%) Java
5 20 (8.51%) Python
6 17 (7.23%) VB.NET
7 15 (6.38%) Java 8
8 12 (5.11%) TypeScript
9 9 (3.83%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.55%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.55%) C
11 5 (2.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (1.28%) VB
13 2 (0.85%) ES6
13 2 (0.85%) VBA
14 1 (0.43%) PHP
14 1 (0.43%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.43%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (11.49%) Degree
2 19 (8.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.83%) CISM
3 9 (3.83%) CISSP
4 8 (3.40%) CISA
5 5 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.13%) MCITP
5 5 (2.13%) MCSE
5 5 (2.13%) RHCE
5 5 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.85%) ACCA
6 2 (0.85%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.85%) CIMA
6 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.85%) MCSA
6 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.43%) PMP
7 1 (0.43%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.11%) PMO
2 11 (4.68%) QA
3 9 (3.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (3.40%) SLA
5 7 (2.98%) GDPR
5 7 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (2.98%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.43%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (8.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (6.38%) Docker
3 13 (5.53%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.43%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (4.68%) Ansible
2 6 (2.55%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.13%) Puppet
3 5 (2.13%) SCOM
3 5 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.70%) CloudHub
5 3 (1.28%) SCCM
6 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 53 (22.55%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.79%) VMware
3 20 (8.51%) Oracle
4 18 (7.66%) Sitecore
5 13 (5.53%) DevExpress
6 11 (4.68%) Tableau
7 9 (3.83%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.55%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.13%) Apple
9 5 (2.13%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.70%) Citrix
10 4 (1.70%) Dynatrace
10 4 (1.70%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.70%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.70%) Splunk
11 3 (1.28%) Cisco
12 2 (0.85%) EMC
12 2 (0.85%) Google
12 2 (0.85%) HP