Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 17 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 158 169 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.61% 13.66% 12.28%
As % of the General category 45.66% 54.34% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 127 136 118
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +24.22% +7.33%
10th Percentile £26,550 £30,588 £30,725
90th Percentile £61,000 £67,500 £55,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%

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 346 311 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 27.61% 25.14% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 267 242 320
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +19.21% +7.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,250 £53,875
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +5 104 £40,000 -11.11% 23
Taunton +9 15 £39,750 -5.36% 3
Clevedon -5 13 £45,000 +63.64%
Street -4 6 £62,500 -30.56% 1
Frome -3 4 £40,000 +77.78% 2
Yeovil +8 3 £46,750 - 2
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 52 (32.91%) Microsoft
2 51 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (28.48%) SQL
4 39 (24.68%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (24.05%) Marketing
6 37 (23.42%) SQL Server
7 35 (22.15%) Manufacturing
8 34 (21.52%) Scrum
8 34 (21.52%) C#
8 34 (21.52%) SAP
9 33 (20.89%) Telecoms
10 32 (20.25%) Electronics
10 32 (20.25%) Programme Management
10 32 (20.25%) .NET
10 32 (20.25%) Digital Marketing
11 31 (19.62%) MVC
12 30 (18.99%) SDLC
13 25 (15.82%) Project Management
14 20 (12.66%) JavaScript
14 20 (12.66%) Degree
15 19 (12.03%) ITIL
16 18 (11.39%) .NET Framework
16 18 (11.39%) Entity Framework
17 16 (10.13%) Windows
17 16 (10.13%) ASP.NET
17 16 (10.13%) Service Delivery
18 15 (9.49%) Banking
18 15 (9.49%) CSS
18 15 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (9.49%) Customer-Centricity

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 9 (5.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.80%) IIS
3 3 (1.90%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.63%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) Demantra
3 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.63%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.96%) Office 365
3 4 (2.53%) SaaS
4 3 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.90%) GitHub
5 2 (1.27%) BrowserStack
5 2 (1.27%) IaaS
5 2 (1.27%) PaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.63%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.06%) Firewall
2 7 (4.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.16%) DNS
4 4 (2.53%) Network Security
5 3 (1.90%) DHCP
6 2 (1.27%) HTTP
6 2 (1.27%) Internet
6 2 (1.27%) SAN
7 1 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.63%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.63%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.63%) VLAN
7 1 (0.63%) WAN
7 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.63%) Wireless
7 1 (0.63%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.43%) QlikView
4 7 (4.43%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 6 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.16%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.53%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.53%) MySQL
7 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.90%) Redis
8 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.90%) SSDT
8 3 (1.90%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (6.96%) Visual Studio
2 9 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.80%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.80%) Subversion
4 4 (2.53%) Selenium
5 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.27%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.63%) Bower
6 1 (0.63%) Codeception
6 1 (0.63%) Grunt
6 1 (0.63%) gulp
6 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.63%) JIRA
6 1 (0.63%) NUnit
6 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (24.05%) Marketing
2 35 (22.15%) Manufacturing
3 33 (20.89%) Telecoms
4 32 (20.25%) Electronics
5 15 (9.49%) Banking
6 7 (4.43%) Law
6 7 (4.43%) Retail
7 5 (3.16%) Advertising
7 5 (3.16%) Legal
8 4 (2.53%) Publishing
9 2 (1.27%) French Language
9 2 (1.27%) Front Office
9 2 (1.27%) Games
9 2 (1.27%) Military
10 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 51 (32.28%) Developer
2 23 (14.56%) .NET Developer
3 21 (13.29%) Analyst
4 16 (10.13%) C# Developer
5 14 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (8.86%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.23%) Software Developer
7 12 (7.59%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.33%) Consultant
8 10 (6.33%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (6.33%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.70%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (5.70%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (5.70%) IT Support
9 9 (5.70%) Service Manager
9 9 (5.70%) Services Delivery Manager
9 9 (5.70%) Web Developer
10 8 (5.06%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Architect
11 7 (4.43%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.25%) .NET
2 18 (11.39%) .NET Framework
2 18 (11.39%) Entity Framework
3 16 (10.13%) ASP.NET
4 15 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (9.49%) CSS
5 12 (7.59%) HTML
6 8 (5.06%) Web Services
7 6 (3.80%) AngularJS
7 6 (3.80%) CSS3
7 6 (3.80%) jQuery
7 6 (3.80%) WPF
8 4 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (2.53%) LINQ
8 4 (2.53%) React
8 4 (2.53%) REST
9 3 (1.90%) .NET Core
9 3 (1.90%) HTML5
9 3 (1.90%) SOAP
10 2 (1.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.23%) Fintech
3 12 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.53%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.53%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.53%) Graphic Design
4 4 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.53%) User Experience
5 3 (1.90%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.90%) FMCG
5 3 (1.90%) IPTV
5 3 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.90%) NHS
6 2 (1.27%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.27%) Social Media
7 1 (0.63%) CMDB
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) iPhone
7 1 (0.63%) PMI
7 1 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.13%) Windows
2 9 (5.70%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.06%) Linux
4 7 (4.43%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.90%) Unix
6 3 (1.90%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.27%) Android
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.63%) CentOS
8 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (24.68%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (21.52%) Scrum
4 32 (20.25%) Digital Marketing
4 32 (20.25%) Programme Management
5 31 (19.62%) MVC
6 30 (18.99%) SDLC
7 25 (15.82%) Project Management
8 19 (12.03%) ITIL
9 16 (10.13%) Service Delivery
10 15 (9.49%) Customer-Centricity
11 14 (8.86%) Software Engineering
12 13 (8.23%) Web Development
13 10 (6.33%) Business Analysis
13 10 (6.33%) Change Management
14 9 (5.70%) Coaching
14 9 (5.70%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (5.70%) ITSM
14 9 (5.70%) Service Management
15 8 (5.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (28.48%) SQL
2 34 (21.52%) C#
3 20 (12.66%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.23%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.43%) PHP
6 5 (3.16%) Java
6 5 (3.16%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.16%) Python
7 4 (2.53%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.90%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.90%) VB
9 1 (0.63%) C
9 1 (0.63%) C++
9 1 (0.63%) R
9 1 (0.63%) Scala
9 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.63%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (12.66%) Degree
2 10 (6.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.53%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.90%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.90%) PMP
6 3 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.27%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (1.27%) CISM
7 2 (1.27%) CISSP
7 2 (1.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.63%) ACCA
8 1 (0.63%) CIMA
8 1 (0.63%) MCITP
8 1 (0.63%) PhD
8 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) QA
2 7 (4.43%) SLA
3 3 (1.90%) PMO
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) IFRS
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.63%) Docker
4 1 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) CFEngine
1 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (32.91%) Microsoft
2 34 (21.52%) SAP
3 9 (5.70%) VMware
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle
4 4 (2.53%) Xerox
5 3 (1.90%) Veeam
6 2 (1.27%) Citrix
6 2 (1.27%) Facebook
6 2 (1.27%) Google
6 2 (1.27%) PayPal
6 2 (1.27%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.27%) Sun
6 2 (1.27%) Teradata
6 2 (1.27%) Zend
7 1 (0.63%) Brocade
7 1 (0.63%) Dell
7 1 (0.63%) IBM
7 1 (0.63%) Murex
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) Trillium