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

Financial
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 15 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 104 176 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.11% 13.39% 13.46%
As % of the General category 34.21% 52.38% 45.34%
Number of salaries quoted 83 137 145
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -13.40% +7.78%
10th Percentile £27,550 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £62,500
South West median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +4.65%

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 304 336 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.39% 25.57% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 249 260 322
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £56,250 £68,625
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 23 October 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 October 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 +7 72 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Street 0 8 £60,000 -7.69%
Yeovil 0 7 £57,500 +22.99% 1
Portishead - 5 £35,000 - 2
Clevedon +7 4 - -
Taunton -16 1 £23,500 -44.05% 1
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £42,500 - 1
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 34 (32.69%) Microsoft
1 34 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.00%) SQL
3 23 (22.12%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (21.15%) Windows
5 21 (20.19%) Telecoms
5 21 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 19 (18.27%) PRINCE2
7 19 (18.27%) Project Management
8 18 (17.31%) Manufacturing
8 18 (17.31%) SAP
8 18 (17.31%) Marketing
8 18 (17.31%) Digital Marketing
8 18 (17.31%) PMO
9 17 (16.35%) Windows Server
9 17 (16.35%) Programme Management
9 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Project
9 17 (16.35%) Electronics
10 16 (15.38%) VMware
11 15 (14.42%) Scrum
11 15 (14.42%) Microsoft Office
12 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (13.46%) PowerShell
12 14 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 13 (12.50%) CSS
13 13 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 13 (12.50%) PMP

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 12 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.96%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.96%) GitHub
2 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) LAN
1 10 (9.62%) WAN
2 9 (8.65%) SAN
2 9 (8.65%) WLAN
3 5 (4.81%) Skype
4 4 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (0.96%) DHCP
5 1 (0.96%) DNS
5 1 (0.96%) Intranet
5 1 (0.96%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.96%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (0.96%) VoIP
5 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) MySQL
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.85%) Blockchain
3 4 (3.85%) CouchDB
3 4 (3.85%) Power BI
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.92%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (1.92%) MariaDB
5 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.92%) QlikView
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.96%) OLAP
6 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.88%) JUnit
3 3 (2.88%) Subversion
4 2 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.92%) JIRA
4 2 (1.92%) PhpStorm
5 1 (0.96%) Moq
5 1 (0.96%) NUnit
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (20.19%) Telecoms
2 18 (17.31%) Manufacturing
2 18 (17.31%) Marketing
3 17 (16.35%) Electronics
4 4 (3.85%) Banking
5 3 (2.88%) Back Office
6 2 (1.92%) Billing
6 2 (1.92%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Retail
7 1 (0.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Legal
7 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (26.92%) Developer
2 23 (22.12%) Analyst
3 13 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
4 11 (10.58%) Project Manager
5 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Support
5 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 10 (9.62%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Java Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Consultant
7 7 (6.73%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.77%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.77%) IT Manager
8 6 (5.77%) PMO Lead
8 6 (5.77%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (3.85%) Compiler Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Product Owner
10 4 (3.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) CSS
2 10 (9.62%) HTML
2 10 (9.62%) jQuery
3 7 (6.73%) .NET
3 7 (6.73%) AngularJS
4 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (5.77%) JSON
4 6 (5.77%) Web Services
5 5 (4.81%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.81%) Hibernate
5 5 (4.81%) Spring
6 4 (3.85%) Smart Contracts
6 4 (3.85%) WCF
7 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.88%) Java EE
7 3 (2.88%) React
7 3 (2.88%) RESTful
7 3 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.85%) Fintech
4 3 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.88%) NHS
5 2 (1.92%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.96%) EPoS
6 1 (0.96%) FMCG
6 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.15%) Windows
2 17 (16.35%) Windows Server
3 13 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (11.54%) Linux
5 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.81%) Debian
6 5 (4.81%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.12%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (18.27%) PRINCE2
3 19 (18.27%) Project Management
4 18 (17.31%) Digital Marketing
5 17 (16.35%) Programme Management
6 15 (14.42%) Scrum
7 14 (13.46%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 10 (9.62%) Portfolio Management
9 9 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (8.65%) Incident Management
9 9 (8.65%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (8.65%) Server Management
9 9 (8.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (7.69%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.69%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.77%) Open Source
11 6 (5.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.00%) SQL
2 20 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 14 (13.46%) PowerShell
4 11 (10.58%) Java
5 6 (5.77%) C#
5 6 (5.77%) Python
5 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.85%) Haskell
7 2 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (0.96%) C
8 1 (0.96%) Go
8 1 (0.96%) Ruby
8 1 (0.96%) Scala
8 1 (0.96%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) PMP
1 13 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (5.77%) Degree
2 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.81%) APMP
3 5 (4.81%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.92%) ISEB
5 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.96%) HND
6 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.96%) MCDST
6 1 (0.96%) MCP
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.31%) PMO
2 5 (4.81%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) GDPR
3 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.85%) Xen
3 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.92%) Docker
4 2 (1.92%) XenServer
5 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Ansible
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.96%) PaperCut
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
1 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.31%) SAP
3 16 (15.38%) VMware
4 12 (11.54%) Cisco
5 9 (8.65%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.92%) Citrix
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle
6 2 (1.92%) Tableau
7 1 (0.96%) Google
7 1 (0.96%) Meraki
7 1 (0.96%) Mitel
7 1 (0.96%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.96%) RedPrairie