Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 16 19
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 190 189 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.25% 14.04% 10.91%
As % of the General category 50.53% 46.67% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 144 148 122
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +26.58% -1.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,450 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,875 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% +4.49% -1.11%

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 376 405 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 28.21% 30.09% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 278 317 361
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -3.41% +6.67% +3.13%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -1 121 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Taunton +18 25 £42,000 -16.00%
Clevedon -2 13 £45,000 +63.64%
Yeovil +9 3 £46,750 -
Frome - 3 £40,000 -
Street -4 2 £65,000 -22.39%
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Finance.

1 65 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
1 65 (34.21%) Marketing
2 63 (33.16%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (33.16%) Microsoft
3 62 (32.63%) Manufacturing
4 61 (32.11%) SAP
5 57 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 56 (29.47%) Electronics
6 56 (29.47%) Programme Management
6 56 (29.47%) Digital Marketing
7 55 (28.95%) SQL
8 44 (23.16%) SQL Server
9 42 (22.11%) Scrum
10 34 (17.89%) SDLC
11 32 (16.84%) C#
11 32 (16.84%) MVC
12 29 (15.26%) .NET
13 28 (14.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 28 (14.74%) SQL Server 2008
14 27 (14.21%) Degree
15 25 (13.16%) ITIL
16 23 (12.11%) T-SQL
17 21 (11.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (11.05%) JavaScript
17 21 (11.05%) Data Modelling
18 20 (10.53%) ASP.NET
18 20 (10.53%) Relational Database
19 19 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
20 18 (9.47%) Data Architecture
20 18 (9.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 15 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.11%) IIS
3 3 (1.58%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.53%) Apache
4 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.53%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (6.84%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.74%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.63%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.58%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.53%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.53%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.53%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.37%) Office 365
2 11 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.05%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.53%) IaaS
5 1 (0.53%) npm
5 1 (0.53%) PaaS
5 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.21%) Firewall
2 7 (3.68%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.11%) DNS
3 4 (2.11%) Network Security
4 3 (1.58%) DHCP
4 3 (1.58%) SAN
5 1 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.53%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (0.53%) HTTP
5 1 (0.53%) Internet
5 1 (0.53%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.53%) LAN
5 1 (0.53%) VLAN
5 1 (0.53%) WAN
5 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.53%) Wireless
5 1 (0.53%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 28 (14.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (14.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (11.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 18 (9.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (7.89%) RDBMS
7 14 (7.37%) Star Schema
8 9 (4.74%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 9 (4.74%) QlikView
9 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (3.16%) MySQL
11 5 (2.63%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.58%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.58%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.58%) SSDT
13 2 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.05%) Big Data
13 2 (1.05%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 14 (7.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.11%) Selenium
4 3 (1.58%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.05%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.05%) JIRA
5 2 (1.05%) Subversion
5 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.53%) Bower
6 1 (0.53%) Codeception
6 1 (0.53%) Grunt
6 1 (0.53%) gulp
6 1 (0.53%) NUnit
6 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 65 (34.21%) Marketing
2 62 (32.63%) Manufacturing
3 57 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 56 (29.47%) Electronics
5 13 (6.84%) Banking
5 13 (6.84%) Retail
6 8 (4.21%) Legal
7 7 (3.68%) Law
8 6 (3.16%) Advertising
9 5 (2.63%) Publishing
10 3 (1.58%) Front Office
11 2 (1.05%) French Language
11 2 (1.05%) Games
11 2 (1.05%) Military
12 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.53%) Back Office
12 1 (0.53%) Billing
12 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.53%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 58 (30.53%) Developer
2 31 (16.32%) Analyst
3 22 (11.58%) .NET Developer
4 21 (11.05%) Senior Developer
5 16 (8.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 16 (8.42%) Consultant
6 14 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (6.84%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 12 (6.32%) Architect
8 12 (6.32%) SQL Developer
8 12 (6.32%) Web Developer
9 10 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.26%) SQL BI Developer
10 9 (4.74%) Lead Developer
10 9 (4.74%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.74%) Software Engineer
11 8 (4.21%) Business Analyst
11 8 (4.21%) C# Developer
11 8 (4.21%) IT Support
12 7 (3.68%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.26%) .NET
2 20 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 19 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (8.42%) CSS
4 16 (8.42%) HTML
5 13 (6.84%) WPF
6 11 (5.79%) .NET Framework
6 11 (5.79%) Entity Framework
7 6 (3.16%) Web Services
8 5 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 4 (2.11%) COM
9 4 (2.11%) Symfony
10 3 (1.58%) .NET Core
10 3 (1.58%) jQuery
10 3 (1.58%) REST
10 3 (1.58%) Zend Framework
11 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (1.05%) CSS3
11 2 (1.05%) React
11 2 (1.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.37%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.32%) Fintech
3 8 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.68%) Digital Media
5 6 (3.16%) FMCG
5 6 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.16%) IPTV
5 6 (3.16%) NHS
6 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.63%) User Experience
7 4 (2.11%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.58%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.05%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.53%) BBC
10 1 (0.53%) CMDB
10 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.42%) Windows
2 12 (6.32%) Linux
3 8 (4.21%) Windows 7
3 8 (4.21%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.58%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.05%) Unix
7 1 (0.53%) Android
7 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) CentOS
7 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (33.16%) Business Intelligence
3 56 (29.47%) Digital Marketing
3 56 (29.47%) Programme Management
4 42 (22.11%) Scrum
5 34 (17.89%) SDLC
6 32 (16.84%) MVC
7 25 (13.16%) ITIL
8 21 (11.05%) Data Modelling
9 18 (9.47%) Data Architecture
9 18 (9.47%) Project Management
10 16 (8.42%) Data Analysis
10 16 (8.42%) Software Engineering
10 16 (8.42%) Web Development
11 14 (7.37%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 14 (7.37%) Kimball Methodology
11 14 (7.37%) Strategic Thinking
12 12 (6.32%) ERP
12 12 (6.32%) PRINCE2
12 12 (6.32%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 55 (28.95%) SQL
2 32 (16.84%) C#
3 23 (12.11%) T-SQL
4 21 (11.05%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.32%) PHP
6 6 (3.16%) Java
6 6 (3.16%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.16%) Python
7 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.05%) C
8 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.05%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.53%) C++
9 1 (0.53%) ES6
9 1 (0.53%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.53%) Ruby
9 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.53%) SQR
9 1 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (14.21%) Degree
2 9 (4.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.16%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.16%) PMP
4 5 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.58%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.58%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.05%) ISEB
7 1 (0.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.74%) QA
2 8 (4.21%) SLA
3 5 (2.63%) PMO
4 3 (1.58%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.53%) IFRS
6 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) Docker
4 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) CFEngine
1 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.53%) Puppet
1 1 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (33.16%) Microsoft
2 61 (32.11%) SAP
3 11 (5.79%) VMware
4 4 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.11%) Xerox
4 4 (2.11%) Zend
5 3 (1.58%) CODA
5 3 (1.58%) Oracle
5 3 (1.58%) Veeam
6 2 (1.05%) Cisco
6 2 (1.05%) Citrix
6 2 (1.05%) Sun
6 2 (1.05%) Teradata
7 1 (0.53%) Apple
7 1 (0.53%) Brocade
7 1 (0.53%) Google
7 1 (0.53%) HP
7 1 (0.53%) IBM
7 1 (0.53%) Murex
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat