Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 20 9
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 297 112 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 21.08% 12.80% 19.25%
As % of the General category 59.40% 43.24% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 235 92 174
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,800 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £53,125 £85,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +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 500 259 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 35.49% 29.60% 37.46%
Number of salaries quoted 414 206 337
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +2.89%
10th Percentile £26,075 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £82,500
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +12 258 £45,000 +20.00% 21
Poole -5 30 £45,000 +18.03% 5
Dorchester -12 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 137 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (28.28%) Microsoft
2 84 (28.28%) .NET
3 74 (24.92%) C#
4 69 (23.23%) SQL
5 66 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 62 (20.88%) Problem-Solving
7 61 (20.54%) TDD
8 57 (19.19%) SQL Server
8 57 (19.19%) ASP.NET
9 52 (17.51%) BDD
10 50 (16.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 47 (15.82%) Innovative Thinking
12 45 (15.15%) SOLID
13 43 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (13.47%) Microsoft Certification
14 40 (13.47%) Scrum
15 39 (13.13%) ITIL
16 38 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
16 38 (12.79%) Continuous Improvement
17 35 (11.78%) MVC
17 35 (11.78%) Web Services
17 35 (11.78%) JavaScript
18 34 (11.45%) Degree
18 34 (11.45%) Greenfield Project
19 32 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
20 31 (10.44%) Windows
20 31 (10.44%) Microsoft Excel
21 30 (10.10%) Project Management
21 30 (10.10%) Git (software)

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 27 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.37%) Skype for Business
3 8 (2.69%) CMS
3 8 (2.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.02%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.35%) Confluence
5 4 (1.35%) JBoss
6 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.34%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (10.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (8.75%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (7.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (6.06%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (3.37%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 66 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.05%) Office 365
3 14 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.69%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.68%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 4 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.01%) GitHub
7 3 (1.01%) PaaS
7 3 (1.01%) SaaS
8 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) AdWords
9 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.34%) Force.com
9 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.04%) DNS
2 10 (3.37%) Skype
3 7 (2.36%) VPN
4 6 (2.02%) DHCP
4 6 (2.02%) Firewall
5 5 (1.68%) VoIP
6 4 (1.35%) LAN
6 4 (1.35%) WAN
7 3 (1.01%) SMS
7 3 (1.01%) Wireless
8 2 (0.67%) IMAP
8 2 (0.67%) Internet
8 2 (0.67%) PSTN
8 2 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.67%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (19.19%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.05%) IBM InfoSphere
3 10 (3.37%) Power BI
4 7 (2.36%) QlikView
5 5 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.68%) MySQL
5 5 (1.68%) Spotfire
6 4 (1.35%) Big Data
6 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 30 (10.10%) Git (software)
2 14 (4.71%) JIRA
3 5 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.35%) MSTest
4 4 (1.35%) NUnit
5 3 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.67%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.67%) Subversion
6 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.34%) Ant
7 1 (0.34%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.34%) dbdeploy
7 1 (0.34%) Gradle
7 1 (0.34%) Hudson
7 1 (0.34%) Maven
7 1 (0.34%) Selenium
7 1 (0.34%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (3.03%) Back Office
2 6 (2.02%) Marketing
3 4 (1.35%) Financial Institution
3 4 (1.35%) Retail
4 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.67%) Advertising
5 2 (0.67%) Banking
5 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.34%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (31.65%) Developer
2 62 (20.88%) .NET Developer
3 52 (17.51%) Analyst
4 39 (13.13%) Architect
5 32 (10.77%) Business Analyst
6 24 (8.08%) C# Developer
7 23 (7.74%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (6.73%) Angular Developer
9 18 (6.06%) Finance Business Analyst
10 16 (5.39%) Azure Developer
10 16 (5.39%) Financial Analyst
11 15 (5.05%) Data Architect
11 15 (5.05%) Oracle Architect
12 14 (4.71%) Financial Business Analyst
12 14 (4.71%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 14 (4.71%) Service Analyst
13 13 (4.38%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
13 13 (4.38%) Pensions Business Analyst
13 13 (4.38%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (4.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (28.28%) .NET
2 57 (19.19%) ASP.NET
3 50 (16.84%) ASP.NET Web API
4 35 (11.78%) Web Services
5 32 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (8.42%) WCF
7 24 (8.08%) AngularJS
8 21 (7.07%) .NET Core
9 19 (6.40%) ASP.NET Core
10 16 (5.39%) WinForms
11 14 (4.71%) HTML
12 13 (4.38%) CSS
13 10 (3.37%) React
14 9 (3.03%) jQuery
15 7 (2.36%) React Native
15 7 (2.36%) Redux
16 6 (2.02%) LINQ
16 6 (2.02%) Razor View Engine
16 6 (2.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (2.02%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (11.45%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (5.39%) Fintech
4 13 (4.38%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.69%) User Experience
6 7 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.35%) Social Network
9 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.67%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.34%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.44%) Windows
2 13 (4.38%) Windows 10
3 10 (3.37%) Linux
4 6 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.68%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.35%) Android
6 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.01%) Unix
8 2 (0.67%) CentOS
8 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.67%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (20.88%) Problem-Solving
3 61 (20.54%) TDD
4 52 (17.51%) BDD
5 47 (15.82%) Innovative Thinking
6 45 (15.15%) SOLID
7 40 (13.47%) Scrum
8 39 (13.13%) ITIL
9 38 (12.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 38 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 35 (11.78%) MVC
11 30 (10.10%) Project Management
12 29 (9.76%) TOGAF
13 28 (9.43%) Data Mapping
13 28 (9.43%) Software Engineering
14 27 (9.09%) CMMI
15 26 (8.75%) Web Development
16 25 (8.42%) Creative Thinking
16 25 (8.42%) SOA
17 23 (7.74%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (24.92%) C#
2 69 (23.23%) SQL
3 35 (11.78%) JavaScript
4 20 (6.73%) TypeScript
5 17 (5.72%) VB.NET
6 16 (5.39%) Python
7 13 (4.38%) Java
8 10 (3.37%) C
9 5 (1.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 4 (1.35%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.35%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.67%) Java 8
11 2 (0.67%) Perl
11 2 (0.67%) Ruby
11 2 (0.67%) VB
11 2 (0.67%) VBA
12 1 (0.34%) PHP
12 1 (0.34%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.34%) X++
Qualifications
1 40 (13.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (11.45%) Degree
3 5 (1.68%) MCSE
4 3 (1.01%) MCDST
5 2 (0.67%) ACCA
5 2 (0.67%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.67%) CIMA
5 2 (0.67%) CISA
5 2 (0.67%) CISM
5 2 (0.67%) CISSP
5 2 (0.67%) ISEB
5 2 (0.67%) MCITP
5 2 (0.67%) MCSA
5 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.67%) RHCE
5 2 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.34%) AAT
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.72%) QA
1 17 (5.72%) SLA
2 16 (5.39%) PMO
3 5 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) P3O
System Software
1 24 (8.08%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.68%) Docker
4 4 (1.35%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (5.05%) SCCM
2 8 (2.69%) Puppet
3 4 (1.35%) Terraform
4 3 (1.01%) Ansible
4 3 (1.01%) SCOM
4 3 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.67%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.67%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 84 (28.28%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.09%) Oracle
3 19 (6.40%) Capita
4 15 (5.05%) IBM
5 13 (4.38%) VMware
6 11 (3.70%) Google
7 10 (3.37%) Sitecore
7 10 (3.37%) Tableau
8 7 (2.36%) Cisco
8 7 (2.36%) ServiceNow
9 6 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.68%) Facebook
10 5 (1.68%) SAP
10 5 (1.68%) Twitter
11 4 (1.35%) Apple
11 4 (1.35%) Citrix
11 4 (1.35%) Juniper
11 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.01%) DevExpress
13 2 (0.67%) Splunk