Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 11 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Finance 213 181 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 15.55% 19.59% 22.00%
As % of the General category 47.65% 59.74% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 155 151 177
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -22.73%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,000 £85,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%

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 447 303 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 32.63% 32.79% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 346 250 408
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £85,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -1 108 £37,500 -16.67% 23
Poole +2 61 £43,750 +2.94% 3
Weymouth - 9 - -
Dorchester +3 4 £27,500 -8.33%
Wimborne - 3 £29,750 - 1
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 65 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (27.23%) C#
2 58 (27.23%) .NET
3 50 (23.47%) JavaScript
4 46 (21.60%) SQL
5 45 (21.13%) ERP
6 41 (19.25%) SQL Server
7 37 (17.37%) Microsoft
8 35 (16.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (15.02%) Degree
9 32 (15.02%) MVC
10 29 (13.62%) TDD
11 28 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (12.68%) AngularJS
13 24 (11.27%) HTML
14 22 (10.33%) ITIL
15 21 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (9.39%) Greenfield Project
16 20 (9.39%) ASP.NET
16 20 (9.39%) OOP
16 20 (9.39%) Microsoft Excel
16 20 (9.39%) CRM
17 19 (8.92%) Business Analysis
17 19 (8.92%) DevOps
17 19 (8.92%) SDLC
18 18 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (8.45%) Project Management
19 17 (7.98%) C++
19 17 (7.98%) CMS
19 17 (7.98%) Data Centre

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 (7.98%) CMS
2 11 (5.16%) Umbraco
3 9 (4.23%) JBoss
4 8 (3.76%) IIS
5 7 (3.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (2.82%) EPiServer
7 5 (2.35%) Kentico
8 4 (1.88%) Confluence
8 4 (1.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.41%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (9.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (4.69%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (6.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.35%) SAP Business One
3 4 (1.88%) Lawson
3 4 (1.88%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (1.88%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (1.88%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.47%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.63%) Office 365
3 10 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (3.76%) npm
5 5 (2.35%) SaaS
6 4 (1.88%) Yammer
7 3 (1.41%) GitHub
8 2 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.29%) Intranet
2 6 (2.82%) EIGRP
2 6 (2.82%) LAN
2 6 (2.82%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (2.82%) VoIP
2 6 (2.82%) WAN
3 5 (2.35%) DNS
4 4 (1.88%) Firewall
4 4 (1.88%) Skype
5 3 (1.41%) DHCP
6 2 (0.94%) DDNS
6 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.47%) FTP
7 1 (0.47%) HTTP
7 1 (0.47%) IPsec
7 1 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.47%) SAN
7 1 (0.47%) VPN
7 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.76%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.76%) Power BI
4 8 (3.76%) QlikView
4 8 (3.76%) Semantic Layer
5 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.41%) Big Data
6 3 (1.41%) MySQL
6 3 (1.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Bower
1 8 (3.76%) Git (software)
1 8 (3.76%) Jenkins
1 8 (3.76%) NuGet
1 8 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (3.76%) Selenium
1 8 (3.76%) SpecFlow
2 6 (2.82%) JIRA
3 2 (0.94%) JMeter
3 2 (0.94%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.94%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (7.51%) Retail
2 8 (3.76%) Marketing
3 7 (3.29%) Advertising
4 6 (2.82%) Banking
4 6 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.88%) Games
6 3 (1.41%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.94%) Legal
7 2 (0.94%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (23.94%) Developer
2 47 (22.07%) Analyst
3 30 (14.08%) .NET Developer
4 27 (12.68%) Business Analyst
5 19 (8.92%) Development Manager
6 13 (6.10%) Architect
6 13 (6.10%) C# Developer
6 13 (6.10%) Software Manager
7 12 (5.63%) Project Manager
7 12 (5.63%) Software Development Manager
8 11 (5.16%) IT Manager
9 10 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (4.23%) Consultant
10 9 (4.23%) Enterprise Architect
10 9 (4.23%) Service Manager
11 8 (3.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 8 (3.76%) Finance Business Analyst
11 8 (3.76%) Financial Analyst
11 8 (3.76%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.29%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (27.23%) .NET
2 27 (12.68%) AngularJS
3 24 (11.27%) HTML
4 20 (9.39%) ASP.NET
5 18 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (7.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (7.51%) CSS
6 16 (7.51%) jQuery
7 12 (5.63%) .NET Framework
7 12 (5.63%) REST
8 10 (4.69%) HTML5
8 10 (4.69%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (4.69%) Middleware
9 9 (4.23%) Web Services
10 8 (3.76%) Sass
11 5 (2.35%) Handlebars
11 5 (2.35%) React
12 4 (1.88%) WinForms
13 3 (1.41%) Ajax
13 3 (1.41%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.39%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (7.98%) Data Centre
4 15 (7.04%) User Experience
5 6 (2.82%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.94%) CMDB
8 2 (0.94%) Fintech
8 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) CCTV
9 1 (0.47%) Clustering
9 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.47%) FMCG
9 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.16%) Windows
2 8 (3.76%) Linux
2 8 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.35%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.94%) Android
5 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.94%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Unix
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (21.13%) ERP
3 35 (16.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (15.02%) MVC
5 29 (13.62%) TDD
6 22 (10.33%) ITIL
7 21 (9.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (9.39%) CRM
8 20 (9.39%) OOP
9 19 (8.92%) Business Analysis
9 19 (8.92%) DevOps
9 19 (8.92%) SDLC
10 18 (8.45%) Project Management
11 17 (7.98%) Product Management
12 15 (7.04%) Change Management
13 14 (6.57%) Data Analysis
13 14 (6.57%) Data Management
14 13 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (5.63%) PRINCE2
16 11 (5.16%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 58 (27.23%) C#
2 50 (23.47%) JavaScript
3 46 (21.60%) SQL
4 17 (7.98%) C++
5 9 (4.23%) Java
6 8 (3.76%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.76%) TypeScript
6 8 (3.76%) VBA
7 7 (3.29%) PHP
8 5 (2.35%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.88%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.41%) VB
11 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.94%) Python
12 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (15.02%) Degree
2 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.76%) CCNA
3 8 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (3.76%) ISEB
4 7 (3.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.82%) CCNP
6 4 (1.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.47%) HNC
8 1 (0.47%) HND
8 1 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.63%) QA
2 9 (4.23%) GDPR
2 9 (4.23%) SLA
3 7 (3.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.82%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.94%) PMO
6 1 (0.47%) P3O
System Software
1 13 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 37 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.04%) Oracle
2 15 (7.04%) VMware
3 10 (4.69%) Sitecore
4 9 (4.23%) Cisco
5 8 (3.76%) Cognos
5 8 (3.76%) Tableau
6 6 (2.82%) Citrix
7 5 (2.35%) Infor
7 5 (2.35%) SAP
7 5 (2.35%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.88%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.88%) Dynatrace
8 4 (1.88%) IBM
8 4 (1.88%) Sage
8 4 (1.88%) Workday
9 2 (0.94%) Apple
9 2 (0.94%) EMC
9 2 (0.94%) HP
9 2 (0.94%) SonicWALL