Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 105 187 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 10.74% 14.42% 13.93%
As % of the General category 40.70% 50.00% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 90 150 140
Somerset median annual salary £44,486 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.22% -20.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,700 £29,875
90th Percentile £61,375 £56,600 £62,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 258 374 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 26.38% 28.84% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 207 289 290
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £28,650
90th Percentile £59,250 £57,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Somerset

Finance
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in Somerset.

Salary trend for Finance in Somerset

Finance
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Somerset over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Somerset

Finance
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 14 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
Bath +6 79 £43,972 +9.93% 14
Street +3 9 £65,000 +26.21%
Yeovil -3 6 £50,000 +6.95% 4
Clevedon +4 4 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £42,500 -
Portishead - 1 £31,371 - 1
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 14 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Finance.

1 38 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 29 (27.62%) SQL
4 28 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (26.67%) Marketing
5 26 (24.76%) Microsoft
5 26 (24.76%) SAP
5 26 (24.76%) Programme Management
6 25 (23.81%) Manufacturing
6 25 (23.81%) Electronics
6 25 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
7 23 (21.90%) JavaScript
7 23 (21.90%) Project Management
8 20 (19.05%) PRINCE2
9 19 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (17.14%) PMO
11 17 (16.19%) Microsoft Project
12 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
12 16 (15.24%) Windows
13 15 (14.29%) Java
13 15 (14.29%) Scrum
14 14 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (12.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 13 (12.38%) PMP
15 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
15 13 (12.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 12 (11.43%) Waterfall
16 12 (11.43%) HTML
16 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
16 12 (11.43%) CSS

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.95%) IIS
3 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (12.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Skype
2 4 (3.81%) Internet
2 4 (3.81%) LAN
2 4 (3.81%) WAN
3 3 (2.86%) SAN
3 3 (2.86%) WLAN
4 1 (0.95%) DHCP
4 1 (0.95%) DNS
4 1 (0.95%) Intranet
4 1 (0.95%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.95%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (0.95%) VoIP
4 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.81%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (3.81%) Blockchain
2 4 (3.81%) CouchDB
2 4 (3.81%) MySQL
3 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.86%) QlikView
4 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.90%) Power BI
4 2 (1.90%) Spotfire
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.95%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.81%) JUnit
3 3 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.86%) Subversion
3 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.95%) Moq
4 1 (0.95%) NUnit
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.95%) Selenium
4 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.95%) Xcode
General
1 30 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 28 (26.67%) Marketing
3 25 (23.81%) Electronics
3 25 (23.81%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.71%) Banking
5 4 (3.81%) Retail
6 3 (2.86%) Back Office
7 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.95%) Advertising
8 1 (0.95%) Billing
8 1 (0.95%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (29.52%) Developer
2 24 (22.86%) Analyst
3 14 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 13 (12.38%) PMO Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Java Developer
6 9 (8.57%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 7 (6.67%) IT Support
7 7 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (5.71%) PMO Lead
9 5 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) IT Analyst
9 5 (4.76%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Programmer
10 4 (3.81%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.43%) CSS
1 12 (11.43%) HTML
2 10 (9.52%) .NET
2 10 (9.52%) jQuery
3 9 (8.57%) AngularJS
3 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (8.57%) Spring
4 8 (7.62%) Web Services
5 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 7 (6.67%) JSON
6 6 (5.71%) .NET Framework
6 6 (5.71%) WCF
7 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (4.76%) React
8 4 (3.81%) Java EE
8 4 (3.81%) RESTful
8 4 (3.81%) Smart Contracts
9 3 (2.86%) REST
9 3 (2.86%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.76%) NHS
3 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.86%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.90%) Cyberattack
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.90%) Fintech
5 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) Animation
6 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.95%) EPoS
6 1 (0.95%) FMCG
6 1 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.24%) Windows
2 11 (10.48%) Linux
3 10 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.76%) Debian
5 5 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.19%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (24.76%) Programme Management
4 25 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
5 23 (21.90%) Project Management
6 20 (19.05%) PRINCE2
7 15 (14.29%) Scrum
8 14 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (11.43%) Waterfall
10 9 (8.57%) Portfolio Management
10 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (8.57%) Test Automation
11 8 (7.62%) Matrix Management
11 8 (7.62%) People Management
11 8 (7.62%) TDD
12 7 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (6.67%) SDLC
13 6 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.71%) Open Source
13 6 (5.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.62%) SQL
2 23 (21.90%) JavaScript
3 15 (14.29%) Java
4 9 (8.57%) C#
5 8 (7.62%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.62%) Python
6 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.81%) Haskell
6 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.90%) Java 8
7 2 (1.90%) Ruby
8 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.95%) C
8 1 (0.95%) Go
8 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.95%) Scala
8 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) PMP
1 13 (12.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (7.62%) Degree
2 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
2 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.76%) APMP
3 5 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.95%) HND
5 1 (0.95%) ISEB
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.95%) MCDST
5 1 (0.95%) MCP
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.14%) PMO
2 5 (4.76%) QA
3 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.81%) Xen
4 2 (1.90%) Docker
4 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Ansible
1 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.95%) PaperCut
1 1 (0.95%) Puppet
1 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (24.76%) Microsoft
1 26 (24.76%) SAP
2 9 (8.57%) VMware
3 5 (4.76%) Cisco
4 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.86%) Tableau
5 2 (1.90%) Citrix
6 1 (0.95%) Google
6 1 (0.95%) Meraki
6 1 (0.95%) Mitel
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle
6 1 (0.95%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat