Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 24 13
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Finance 104 142 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 10.37% 10.68% 13.53%
As % of the General category 31.71% 47.65% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 92 132 129
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +23.38% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £74,875 £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 328 298 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 32.70% 22.41% 32.99%
Number of salaries quoted 294 195 333
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.28%
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £58,500
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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +9 78 £42,500 -13.71% 10
Yeovil -1 8 £46,000 - 4
Portishead - 6 £39,931 - 1
Street +2 4 £90,000 +89.47% 1
Taunton -13 2 £33,986 -19.08% 9
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 35 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (28.85%) SQL
4 22 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (18.27%) Windows
6 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
6 18 (17.31%) SAP
7 17 (16.35%) VMware
7 17 (16.35%) Windows Server
8 16 (15.38%) Manufacturing
8 16 (15.38%) Marketing
9 15 (14.42%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (14.42%) Programme Management
9 15 (14.42%) WAN
10 14 (13.46%) Cisco
10 14 (13.46%) SAN
10 14 (13.46%) Electronics
10 14 (13.46%) Telecoms
10 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 13 (12.50%) ACCA
11 13 (12.50%) CIMA
11 13 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (12.50%) LAN
11 13 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (11.54%) Data Centre
12 12 (11.54%) WLAN
12 12 (11.54%) CRM

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 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.92%) SAS
2 2 (1.92%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.96%) JBoss
3 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.85%) NetSuite
3 3 (2.88%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (0.96%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.88%) GitHub
4 2 (1.92%) Office 365
5 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.42%) WAN
2 14 (13.46%) SAN
3 13 (12.50%) LAN
4 12 (11.54%) WLAN
5 3 (2.88%) Firewall
6 2 (1.92%) DHCP
6 2 (1.92%) DNS
6 2 (1.92%) Skype
6 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.96%) Internet
7 1 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.85%) Power BI
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.88%) QlikView
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.92%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.92%) MariaDB
6 2 (1.92%) MS Access
6 2 (1.92%) MySQL
7 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.96%) OLAP
7 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.88%) Subversion
3 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.92%) JIRA
3 2 (1.92%) PhpStorm
3 2 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (0.96%) Gradle
General
1 16 (15.38%) Manufacturing
1 16 (15.38%) Marketing
2 14 (13.46%) Electronics
2 14 (13.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.81%) Banking
4 4 (3.85%) Advertising
5 3 (2.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.92%) Billing
6 2 (1.92%) Legal
7 1 (0.96%) Front Office
7 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 23 (22.12%) Developer
2 17 (16.35%) Analyst
3 14 (13.46%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 12 (11.54%) ICT Manager
4 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support
4 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Finance Manager
6 7 (6.73%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.77%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.81%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Agile C# Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Agile Developer
8 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.65%) .NET
2 7 (6.73%) CSS
3 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (4.81%) WCF
4 5 (4.81%) Web Services
5 4 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.85%) HTML
5 4 (3.85%) SOAP
6 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.88%) CSS3
6 3 (2.88%) Entity Framework
6 3 (2.88%) jQuery
6 3 (2.88%) React
7 2 (1.92%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.92%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.92%) RESTful
7 2 (1.92%) Spring
7 2 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.96%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.77%) Fintech
3 5 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.92%) NHS
4 2 (1.92%) PMI
4 2 (1.92%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.27%) Windows
2 17 (16.35%) Windows Server
3 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.88%) Linux
6 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (14.42%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (14.42%) Programme Management
4 13 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (11.54%) CRM
5 12 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 12 (11.54%) Scrum
6 11 (10.58%) Line Management
7 10 (9.62%) ERP
8 9 (8.65%) MVC
8 9 (8.65%) Project Management
9 8 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.69%) User Stories
10 6 (5.77%) SDLC
11 5 (4.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.81%) ITIL
11 5 (4.81%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.85%) SQL
2 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 11 (10.58%) T-SQL
4 9 (8.65%) C#
5 8 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.92%) Java
6 2 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.96%) Groovy
7 1 (0.96%) Java 8
7 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.96%) R
7 1 (0.96%) Ruby
7 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.96%) VBA
7 1 (0.96%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) ACCA
1 13 (12.50%) CIMA
2 5 (4.81%) Degree
3 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.96%) AAT
4 1 (0.96%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.96%) CISM
4 1 (0.96%) CISSP
4 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.96%) ISEB
4 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) GDPR
2 3 (2.88%) SLA
3 2 (1.92%) MiFID
4 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.96%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.92%) Docker
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.92%) XenServer
4 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) WSUS
2 1 (0.96%) Nagios
2 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.31%) SAP
3 17 (16.35%) VMware
4 14 (13.46%) Cisco
5 12 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.81%) Tableau
7 4 (3.85%) Sage
8 3 (2.88%) Citrix
8 3 (2.88%) Epicor
8 3 (2.88%) Infor
8 3 (2.88%) Oracle
8 3 (2.88%) Xero
9 2 (1.92%) NetApp
9 2 (1.92%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (1.92%) Progress
9 2 (1.92%) Xerox
10 1 (0.96%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.96%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.96%) RedPrairie