Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 11 5
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Finance 283 143 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 17.70% 16.69% 23.74%
As % of the General category 50.09% 48.15% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 214 120 173
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £26,325 £25,000 £25,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £85,000 £60,000
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 565 297 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 35.33% 34.66% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 461 258 408
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £80,000 £60,221
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +3 186 £42,500 - 35
Poole -2 70 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Dorchester -4 1 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Wimborne - 1 - -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 115 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (31.45%) .NET
3 83 (29.33%) C#
4 64 (22.61%) SQL Server
5 61 (21.55%) TDD
6 59 (20.85%) Problem-Solving
7 57 (20.14%) Microsoft
7 57 (20.14%) JavaScript
8 53 (18.73%) SQL
9 46 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 43 (15.19%) AngularJS
11 42 (14.84%) BDD
12 41 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
13 39 (13.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 39 (13.78%) ASP.NET
14 38 (13.43%) ERP
15 36 (12.72%) MVC
15 36 (12.72%) ASP.NET Web API
15 36 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (11.31%) Greenfield Project
17 31 (10.95%) Degree
18 29 (10.25%) HTML
19 26 (9.19%) SOLID
20 25 (8.83%) Windows
20 25 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (8.83%) Business Analysis
21 24 (8.48%) ITIL
21 24 (8.48%) QA
22 23 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC
22 23 (8.13%) Software Engineering

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 18 (6.36%) CMS
2 11 (3.89%) Umbraco
3 9 (3.18%) JBoss
4 8 (2.83%) IIS
5 7 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (2.12%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.77%) Kentico
8 4 (1.41%) Confluence
8 4 (1.41%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.35%) SAS
11 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (7.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.53%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.35%) InDesign
7 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (4.95%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.41%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 3 (1.06%) Magento
3 3 (1.06%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.35%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 41 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (5.30%) Office 365
4 8 (2.83%) npm
4 8 (2.83%) NuGet
5 4 (1.41%) SaaS
5 4 (1.41%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 4 (1.41%) Yammer
6 2 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.71%) GitHub
6 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.71%) PaaS
6 2 (0.71%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.47%) Intranet
2 6 (2.12%) Firewall
2 6 (2.12%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.12%) VPN
2 6 (2.12%) Wireless
3 4 (1.41%) FTP
3 4 (1.41%) HTTP
3 4 (1.41%) IPsec
3 4 (1.41%) NAS
3 4 (1.41%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (1.41%) SAN
3 4 (1.41%) Skype
3 4 (1.41%) VoIP
4 2 (0.71%) DHCP
4 2 (0.71%) DNS
4 2 (0.71%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.71%) Internet
4 2 (0.71%) LAN
4 2 (0.71%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (0.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.47%) Power BI
4 6 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (2.12%) QlikView
4 6 (2.12%) Semantic Layer
5 3 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.35%) Big Data
6 1 (0.35%) MySQL
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.35%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (7.07%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.30%) Selenium
2 15 (5.30%) SpecFlow
3 12 (4.24%) JIRA
4 9 (3.18%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.83%) Bower
5 8 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.71%) JMeter
6 2 (0.71%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.35%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.35%) Maven
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.35%) Subversion
7 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (7.42%) Marketing
2 8 (2.83%) Advertising
2 8 (2.83%) Retail
3 5 (1.77%) Electronics
3 5 (1.77%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.41%) Banking
4 4 (1.41%) Games
4 4 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.06%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.06%) Publishing
6 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (26.50%) Developer
2 60 (21.20%) Analyst
3 48 (16.96%) .NET Developer
4 35 (12.37%) Business Analyst
5 25 (8.83%) Architect
6 24 (8.48%) Development Manager
7 18 (6.36%) C# Developer
8 16 (5.65%) Project Manager
9 15 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (4.95%) IT Manager
11 13 (4.59%) Finance Business Analyst
11 13 (4.59%) Financial Analyst
11 13 (4.59%) Service Manager
12 12 (4.24%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (4.24%) Service Analyst
12 12 (4.24%) Software Development Manager
12 12 (4.24%) Software Manager
13 11 (3.89%) Angular Developer
13 11 (3.89%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
13 11 (3.89%) Pensions Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (31.45%) .NET
2 43 (15.19%) AngularJS
3 39 (13.78%) ASP.NET
4 36 (12.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (10.25%) HTML
6 23 (8.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (7.42%) Web Services
8 15 (5.30%) jQuery
9 14 (4.95%) .NET Core
10 13 (4.59%) CSS
11 12 (4.24%) ASP.NET Core
12 10 (3.53%) .NET Framework
12 10 (3.53%) HTML5
13 9 (3.18%) Gherkin
13 9 (3.18%) React
13 9 (3.18%) WCF
14 8 (2.83%) Sass
15 7 (2.47%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (2.47%) REST
16 6 (2.12%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (11.31%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (6.01%) User Experience
4 15 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (4.95%) Data Centre
6 10 (3.53%) Fintech
7 4 (1.41%) Acoustics
7 4 (1.41%) CCTV
7 4 (1.41%) Clustering
7 4 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.71%) CMDB
8 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.71%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.71%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.83%) Windows
2 12 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (3.53%) Linux
3 10 (3.53%) Windows 7
3 10 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.77%) Android
5 4 (1.41%) CentOS
5 4 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.41%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.41%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.41%) Windows 2000
5 4 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (40.64%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (21.55%) TDD
3 59 (20.85%) Problem-Solving
4 46 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (14.84%) BDD
6 39 (13.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (13.43%) ERP
8 36 (12.72%) MVC
9 26 (9.19%) SOLID
10 25 (8.83%) Business Analysis
11 24 (8.48%) ITIL
12 23 (8.13%) Software Engineering
13 22 (7.77%) Scrum
14 19 (6.71%) DevOps
14 19 (6.71%) Innovative Thinking
14 19 (6.71%) Project Management
15 18 (6.36%) OOP
16 17 (6.01%) Product Management
17 16 (5.65%) Test Automation
17 16 (5.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 83 (29.33%) C#
2 57 (20.14%) JavaScript
3 53 (18.73%) SQL
4 19 (6.71%) Java
4 19 (6.71%) TypeScript
5 18 (6.36%) C++
6 7 (2.47%) Python
7 6 (2.12%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.12%) VBA
8 5 (1.77%) PHP
9 4 (1.41%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.41%) C
9 4 (1.41%) Perl
9 4 (1.41%) Ruby
9 4 (1.41%) VB
10 2 (0.71%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.71%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.71%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.35%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (10.95%) Degree
2 25 (8.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.77%) ISEB
5 4 (1.41%) CCNA
5 4 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.41%) DBS Check
5 4 (1.41%) MCSA
5 4 (1.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (0.71%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.71%) CCNP
6 2 (0.71%) MCDST
6 2 (0.71%) MCSE
7 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.48%) QA
2 14 (4.95%) SLA
3 2 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.71%) GDPR
3 2 (0.71%) PMO
3 2 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) P3O
System Software
1 16 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (3.18%) Puppet
2 6 (2.12%) SCCM
3 5 (1.77%) Terraform
4 4 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.41%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (1.41%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.71%) Ansible
5 2 (0.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 57 (20.14%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.07%) VMware
3 10 (3.53%) Sitecore
4 9 (3.18%) SAP
5 6 (2.12%) Cisco
5 6 (2.12%) Cognos
5 6 (2.12%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.12%) Tableau
6 5 (1.77%) HP
6 5 (1.77%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.41%) Apple
7 4 (1.41%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.41%) Dynatrace
7 4 (1.41%) EMC
7 4 (1.41%) Oracle
8 3 (1.06%) Sage
9 2 (0.71%) Google
9 2 (0.71%) SonicWALL
9 2 (0.71%) Xerox