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

Financial
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 17 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 93 171 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 10.62% 13.00% 12.16%
As % of the General category 29.71% 50.29% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74 158 127
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 313 340 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.73% 25.86% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 273 235 340
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +3 70 £41,500 -12.63% 14
Yeovil -1 8 £57,500 -4.17%
Street -1 5 - -
Portishead - 4 £41,500 -
Taunton -16 2 £33,986 -19.08% 4
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 36 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.81%) SQL
4 22 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (19.35%) Windows
6 17 (18.28%) SAP
7 15 (16.13%) Manufacturing
7 15 (16.13%) VMware
7 15 (16.13%) Windows Server
8 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (15.05%) Scrum
8 14 (15.05%) PRINCE2
8 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
8 14 (15.05%) Marketing
8 14 (15.05%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (13.98%) PowerShell
9 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (13.98%) Cisco
9 13 (13.98%) Electronics
9 13 (13.98%) Telecoms
9 13 (13.98%) Programme Management
9 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
11 11 (11.83%) CheckPoint
11 11 (11.83%) SAN
11 11 (11.83%) LAN
11 11 (11.83%) WLAN
11 11 (11.83%) WAN
11 11 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery

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 8 (8.60%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.08%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.08%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (8.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) NetSuite
1 3 (3.23%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.15%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.83%) LAN
1 11 (11.83%) SAN
1 11 (11.83%) WAN
1 11 (11.83%) WLAN
2 4 (4.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.45%) Power BI
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.30%) Blockchain
5 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 4 (4.30%) QlikView
5 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.23%) MySQL
7 2 (2.15%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.15%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.08%) OLAP
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.15%) JIRA
2 2 (2.15%) PhpStorm
2 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.08%) Gradle
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.08%) Subversion
3 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (16.13%) Manufacturing
2 14 (15.05%) Marketing
3 13 (13.98%) Electronics
3 13 (13.98%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) Advertising
5 3 (3.23%) Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Billing
7 1 (1.08%) Front Office
7 1 (1.08%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.08%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (27.96%) Analyst
2 19 (20.43%) Developer
3 13 (13.98%) Support Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Support
4 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) PMO Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Compiler Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Database Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.30%) PMO Lead
9 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.30%) SQL BI Developer
9 4 (4.30%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) CSS
2 5 (5.38%) HTML
3 4 (4.30%) .NET
3 4 (4.30%) Smart Contracts
3 4 (4.30%) Web Services
4 3 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.23%) jQuery
4 3 (3.23%) RESTful
4 3 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.15%) JSON
6 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.08%) CSS3
6 1 (1.08%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.08%) React
6 1 (1.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.83%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.23%) Fintech
3 3 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.15%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.08%) FMCG
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Windows
2 15 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.45%) Linux
5 2 (2.15%) Debian
5 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (15.05%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (15.05%) PRINCE2
3 14 (15.05%) Scrum
4 13 (13.98%) Programme Management
5 11 (11.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (11.83%) Incident Management
5 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (11.83%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (11.83%) Server Management
6 9 (9.68%) Project Management
7 8 (8.60%) ERP
7 8 (8.60%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (7.53%) User Stories
8 7 (7.53%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.45%) CRM
9 6 (6.45%) ETL
9 6 (6.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.81%) SQL
2 13 (13.98%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.75%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.38%) Java
6 4 (4.30%) Haskell
7 3 (3.23%) C#
8 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.15%) PHP
8 2 (2.15%) Python
9 1 (1.08%) Groovy
9 1 (1.08%) Java 8
9 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.08%) VBA
9 1 (1.08%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (9.68%) PMP
1 9 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (5.38%) ACCA
2 5 (5.38%) CIMA
2 5 (5.38%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.15%) ISEB
3 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.08%) AAT
4 1 (1.08%) APMP
4 1 (1.08%) HND
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.83%) PMO
2 5 (5.38%) QA
3 2 (2.15%) GDPR
3 2 (2.15%) SLA
4 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.15%) Xen
2 2 (2.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.28%) SAP
3 15 (16.13%) VMware
4 13 (13.98%) Cisco
5 11 (11.83%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.38%) Tableau
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle
8 3 (3.23%) Epicor
8 3 (3.23%) Infor
8 3 (3.23%) Sage
8 3 (3.23%) Xero
9 1 (1.08%) Alteryx
9 1 (1.08%) Pegasus
9 1 (1.08%) RedPrairie