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

Financial
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 23 16
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 144 143 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.78% 11.10% 14.17%
As % of the General category 39.56% 47.99% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 127 138 126
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.00% +33.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,100 £32,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £63,850 £63,750 £50,250
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 364 298 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 32.30% 23.14% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 301 197 350
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +16.88% +6.94%
10th Percentile £27,062 £28,900 £25,725
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £52,625
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 20 April 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 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
Bath +13 105 £40,500 -32.50% 17
Clevedon -12 10 £47,500 +72.73%
Street +1 7 £67,500 +42.11% 1
Yeovil 0 6 £46,000 - 6
Frome -4 4 £40,000 +77.78%
Taunton -7 2 £40,986 +5.09% 2
Portishead - 2 £39,931 -
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 Somerset region with a requirement for Finance.

1 49 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (31.94%) SQL
3 44 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 33 (22.92%) SQL Server
5 29 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (18.06%) SAP
7 24 (16.67%) .NET
7 24 (16.67%) C#
7 24 (16.67%) Scrum
8 23 (15.97%) Marketing
9 22 (15.28%) Programme Management
9 22 (15.28%) MVC
9 22 (15.28%) Manufacturing
10 21 (14.58%) Project Management
10 21 (14.58%) Electronics
10 21 (14.58%) Telecoms
10 21 (14.58%) Digital Marketing
11 19 (13.19%) SDLC
11 19 (13.19%) Windows
12 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
13 16 (11.11%) .NET Framework
13 16 (11.11%) Entity Framework
14 14 (9.72%) CSS
14 14 (9.72%) Degree
14 14 (9.72%) Banking
14 14 (9.72%) VMware
15 13 (9.03%) T-SQL
15 13 (9.03%) CRM
15 13 (9.03%) ACCA
15 13 (9.03%) CIMA

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 5 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (3.47%) Skype for Business
2 4 (2.78%) IIS
3 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.39%) SAS
5 1 (0.69%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.69%) JBoss
5 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.47%) NetSuite
3 3 (2.08%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.69%) Demantra
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.69%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.69%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.69%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.86%) Office 365
3 4 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.78%) GitHub
3 4 (2.78%) SaaS
4 2 (1.39%) IaaS
4 2 (1.39%) PaaS
5 1 (0.69%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.25%) Firewall
2 8 (5.56%) WAN
3 7 (4.86%) DNS
3 7 (4.86%) SAN
4 6 (4.17%) LAN
4 6 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.47%) DHCP
5 5 (3.47%) WLAN
6 3 (2.08%) Internet
7 2 (1.39%) HTTP
7 2 (1.39%) Network Security
7 2 (1.39%) Skype
8 1 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.17%) QlikView
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 5 (3.47%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.08%) MySQL
6 3 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.08%) SSDT
7 2 (1.39%) Big Data
7 2 (1.39%) Redis
7 2 (1.39%) Riak
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.17%) Subversion
3 5 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.78%) Selenium
5 2 (1.39%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.69%) Bower
6 1 (0.69%) Gradle
6 1 (0.69%) Grunt
6 1 (0.69%) gulp
General
1 23 (15.97%) Marketing
2 22 (15.28%) Manufacturing
3 21 (14.58%) Electronics
3 21 (14.58%) Telecoms
4 14 (9.72%) Banking
5 5 (3.47%) Legal
6 4 (2.78%) Advertising
6 4 (2.78%) Law
7 3 (2.08%) Front Office
7 3 (2.08%) Retail
8 2 (1.39%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.69%) Billing
9 1 (0.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 42 (29.17%) Developer
2 22 (15.28%) Analyst
3 17 (11.81%) .NET Developer
3 17 (11.81%) C# Developer
4 16 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (10.42%) Project Manager
6 14 (9.72%) Software Developer
7 12 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 12 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (8.33%) ICT Manager
8 11 (7.64%) Finance Manager
8 11 (7.64%) Support Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.56%) Service Manager
10 8 (5.56%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.86%) Delivery Manager
12 6 (4.17%) Technical Manager
12 6 (4.17%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.67%) .NET
2 16 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 16 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 14 (9.72%) CSS
4 12 (8.33%) HTML
5 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET
5 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 7 (4.86%) CSS3
7 7 (4.86%) jQuery
7 7 (4.86%) Web Services
8 5 (3.47%) REST
8 5 (3.47%) SOAP
8 5 (3.47%) WCF
9 4 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (2.78%) LINQ
9 4 (2.78%) React
10 3 (2.08%) Ajax
10 3 (2.08%) HTML5
11 2 (1.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.86%) Fintech
4 5 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.08%) PMI
7 2 (1.39%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.39%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.39%) Social Media
7 2 (1.39%) User Experience
7 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) iPhone
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) NHS
8 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Replication
8 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.19%) Windows
2 11 (7.64%) Windows Server
2 11 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (4.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.39%) Linux
5 2 (1.39%) Unix
6 1 (0.69%) Android
6 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.03%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.14%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (16.67%) Scrum
4 22 (15.28%) MVC
4 22 (15.28%) Programme Management
5 21 (14.58%) Digital Marketing
5 21 (14.58%) Project Management
6 19 (13.19%) SDLC
7 13 (9.03%) CRM
7 13 (9.03%) Customer-Centricity
7 13 (9.03%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (8.33%) Line Management
9 10 (6.94%) ERP
9 10 (6.94%) ITIL
9 10 (6.94%) User Stories
10 9 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 9 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 9 (6.25%) Web Development
11 8 (5.56%) Business Analysis
11 8 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (31.94%) SQL
2 24 (16.67%) C#
3 17 (11.81%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.03%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.47%) Java
7 4 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.08%) VB
9 2 (1.39%) PHP
9 2 (1.39%) R
9 2 (1.39%) VBA
10 1 (0.69%) C
10 1 (0.69%) C++
10 1 (0.69%) ES6
10 1 (0.69%) Java 8
10 1 (0.69%) Python
10 1 (0.69%) Ruby
10 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.72%) Degree
2 13 (9.03%) ACCA
2 13 (9.03%) CIMA
3 7 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.08%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.39%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (1.39%) CISM
5 2 (1.39%) CISSP
5 2 (1.39%) ISEB
5 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) AAT
6 1 (0.69%) MCITP
6 1 (0.69%) PhD
6 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.64%) QA
2 4 (2.78%) SLA
3 2 (1.39%) GDPR
3 2 (1.39%) MiFID
4 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.69%) IFRS
4 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.39%) WSUS
2 1 (0.69%) Nagios
2 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 26 (18.06%) SAP
3 14 (9.72%) VMware
4 6 (4.17%) Cisco
5 5 (3.47%) CheckPoint
5 5 (3.47%) Oracle
6 4 (2.78%) Sage
6 4 (2.78%) Tableau
7 3 (2.08%) Citrix
7 3 (2.08%) Epicor
7 3 (2.08%) Infor
7 3 (2.08%) Veeam
7 3 (2.08%) Xero
8 2 (1.39%) Facebook
8 2 (1.39%) Google
8 2 (1.39%) NetApp
8 2 (1.39%) PayPal
8 2 (1.39%) Progress
8 2 (1.39%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.39%) Teradata