The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 289 319 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.91% 20.05% 17.53%
As % of the General category 42.75% 47.75% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 216 271 234
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £61,451 £55,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
676 668 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.22% 41.99% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 484 542 506
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Finance
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Bristol region.

Finance Salary Trend in Bristol

Finance
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance.

1 165 (24.34%) Degree
2 164 (24.19%) SQL
3 118 (17.40%) Java
3 118 (17.40%) Project Management
4 107 (15.78%) Oracle
5 104 (15.34%) Scrum
5 104 (15.34%) Banking
6 103 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (13.27%) SQL Server
8 87 (12.83%) Computer Science
9 81 (11.95%) Telecoms
10 79 (11.65%) XML
11 73 (10.77%) Spring
12 69 (10.18%) C
13 68 (10.03%) TDD
14 64 (9.44%) Retail
15 63 (9.29%) Unit Testing
16 60 (8.85%) PRINCE2
16 60 (8.85%) MS Excel
16 60 (8.85%) Microsoft
17 58 (8.55%) QA
18 57 (8.41%) Windows
18 57 (8.41%) ITIL
18 57 (8.41%) Software Engineering
18 57 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
19 56 (8.26%) HTML
20 55 (8.11%) WebSphere
21 54 (7.96%) Relational Database
21 54 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
21 54 (7.96%) Eclipse

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Finance also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 53 (7.82%) WebLogic
3 32 (4.72%) Apache ServiceMix
4 18 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 15 (2.21%) SAS
6 9 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.18%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.03%) CMS
9 6 (0.88%) Apache
9 6 (0.88%) MS Project Server
10 5 (0.74%) IIS
11 4 (0.59%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.59%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.29%) TeamSite
13 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 60 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.49%) MS Office
3 38 (5.60%) MS Project
4 18 (2.65%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.88%) SPSS
6 4 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.44%) FastStats
8 2 (0.29%) Simulink
9 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.36%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (2.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (2.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (1.77%) Oracle General Ledger
3 12 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (1.77%) Oracle Assets
4 11 (1.62%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 11 (1.62%) Oracle Cash Management
4 11 (1.62%) Sage 200
4 11 (1.62%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (1.18%) JDE OneWorld
6 7 (1.03%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.74%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.59%) Agresso
9 3 (0.44%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.44%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 2 (0.29%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.18%) SaaS
2 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.59%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.51%) Firewall
2 11 (1.62%) SAN
3 10 (1.47%) Internet
4 9 (1.33%) Wireless
5 7 (1.03%) Network Security
5 7 (1.03%) 4G
5 7 (1.03%) SMS
6 6 (0.88%) LAN
6 6 (0.88%) OSPF
7 5 (0.74%) Intranet
8 4 (0.59%) MPLS
8 4 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.59%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.44%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (0.44%) SIGTRAN
9 3 (0.44%) IPv6
9 3 (0.44%) DNS
9 3 (0.44%) LDAP
9 3 (0.44%) DHCP
10 2 (0.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.96%) Relational Database
3 47 (6.93%) RDBMS
4 27 (3.98%) MySQL
5 25 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.77%) Oracle Discoverer
10 9 (1.33%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.74%) Informix
14 4 (0.59%) MS Access
14 4 (0.59%) OLAP
14 4 (0.59%) Spotfire
14 4 (0.59%) QlikView
14 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (7.96%) Eclipse
2 50 (7.37%) JUnit
3 49 (7.23%) Eclipse RCP
4 39 (5.75%) Ant
5 27 (3.98%) Maven
5 27 (3.98%) Git (software)
6 23 (3.39%) Jenkins
7 16 (2.36%) Selenium
8 12 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
10 8 (1.18%) LoadRunner
10 8 (1.18%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.88%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.74%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.74%) MSI
12 5 (0.74%) Subversion
13 4 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (0.59%) JMeter
13 4 (0.59%) Toad
13 4 (0.59%) WATIR
General
1 104 (15.34%) Banking
2 81 (11.95%) Telecoms
3 64 (9.44%) Retail
4 48 (7.08%) French Language
5 45 (6.64%) Marketing
6 44 (6.49%) Legal
7 33 (4.87%) Manufacturing
8 22 (3.24%) Games
9 17 (2.51%) Financial Institution
10 16 (2.36%) Electronics
11 12 (1.77%) Automotive
12 11 (1.62%) General Ledger
13 10 (1.47%) Law
13 10 (1.47%) Advertising
14 9 (1.33%) Back Office
15 5 (0.74%) Billing
15 5 (0.74%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.74%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.59%) Military
16 4 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 177 (26.11%) Analyst
2 115 (16.96%) Developer
3 91 (13.42%) Project Manager
4 79 (11.65%) Business Analyst
5 44 (6.49%) Architect
6 37 (5.46%) Consultant
7 34 (5.01%) Software Engineer
7 34 (5.01%) Java Software Engineer
8 29 (4.28%) Junior
9 26 (3.83%) Administrator
10 25 (3.69%) Java Developer
11 22 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
11 22 (3.24%) Test Analyst
12 21 (3.10%) Senior Developer
13 20 (2.95%) Graduate
13 20 (2.95%) Tester
14 18 (2.65%) Systems Analyst
15 17 (2.51%) Support Analyst
16 16 (2.36%) Data Analyst
16 16 (2.36%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (11.65%) XML
2 73 (10.77%) Spring
3 56 (8.26%) HTML
4 51 (7.52%) GWT
5 50 (7.37%) J2EE
6 45 (6.64%) .NET
7 41 (6.05%) Servlets
8 39 (5.75%) CSS
9 38 (5.60%) JSP
9 38 (5.60%) Web Services
10 35 (5.16%) JMS
11 34 (5.01%) XSLT
12 33 (4.87%) WebSphere MQ
13 32 (4.72%) OSGi
14 21 (3.10%) ASP.NET
15 20 (2.95%) iOS SDK
16 19 (2.80%) RESTful
16 19 (2.80%) JSON
17 16 (2.36%) Struts
18 15 (2.21%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 87 (12.83%) Computer Science
2 49 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (6.49%) N-Tier
4 41 (6.05%) Mathematics
5 36 (5.31%) Client/Server
6 33 (4.87%) Inversion of Control
6 33 (4.87%) SWIFT
7 20 (2.95%) PMI
8 16 (2.36%) DTV
9 15 (2.21%) Open Source
10 12 (1.77%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.62%) Visualisation
12 10 (1.47%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.18%) Replication
14 6 (0.88%) W3C
14 6 (0.88%) Statistics
15 5 (0.74%) iPhone
16 4 (0.59%) Smartphone
16 4 (0.59%) Credit Risk
16 4 (0.59%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 57 (8.41%) Windows
2 53 (7.82%) UNIX
3 52 (7.67%) Linux
4 29 (4.28%) Apple iOS
5 19 (2.80%) Mac OS X
6 18 (2.65%) Android
7 13 (1.92%) Solaris
8 10 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.33%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.33%) AIX
10 8 (1.18%) CentOS
11 7 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.88%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.74%) Fedora
14 4 (0.59%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.59%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
16 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (17.40%) Project Management
2 104 (15.34%) Scrum
3 103 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (10.03%) TDD
5 63 (9.29%) Unit Testing
6 60 (8.85%) PRINCE2
7 57 (8.41%) ITIL
7 57 (8.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 57 (8.41%) Software Engineering
8 54 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
9 53 (7.82%) OO
10 52 (7.67%) Business Analysis
11 45 (6.64%) UML
12 38 (5.60%) Change Management
12 38 (5.60%) Problem Management
12 38 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (5.31%) Waterfall
14 35 (5.16%) Data Analysis
15 31 (4.57%) CRM
16 27 (3.98%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 164 (24.19%) SQL
2 118 (17.40%) Java
3 69 (10.18%) C
4 42 (6.19%) JavaScript
5 32 (4.72%) C++
6 29 (4.28%) C#
7 27 (3.98%) T-SQL
8 26 (3.83%) PHP
9 14 (2.06%) VBA
9 14 (2.06%) Python
9 14 (2.06%) Objective-C
10 12 (1.77%) PL/SQL
11 11 (1.62%) Ruby
12 6 (0.88%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.74%) PHP5
13 5 (0.74%) Perl
14 4 (0.59%) VB
15 3 (0.44%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.44%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 165 (24.34%) Degree
2 34 (5.01%) Security Cleared
3 33 (4.87%) APMP
4 27 (3.98%) ISEB
5 26 (3.83%) SC Cleared
6 21 (3.10%) PMI Certification
7 17 (2.51%) PMP
8 14 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (1.92%) CISSP
10 12 (1.77%) CISA
11 9 (1.33%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.88%) CCNA
12 6 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.44%) MCSE
15 3 (0.44%) MBA
16 2 (0.29%) MCITP
16 2 (0.29%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.55%) QA
2 19 (2.80%) SLA
3 6 (0.88%) COBIT
4 4 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.29%) WCAG
6 2 (0.29%) WAI
7 1 (0.15%) COSO
System Software
1 46 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.62%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.59%) GPFS
4 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.15%) vSphere
5 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.15%) Varnish
5 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.88%) Nagios
3 5 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.59%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.59%) Opsview
5 2 (0.29%) SCCM
6 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.15%) Puppet
6 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 107 (15.78%) Oracle
2 60 (8.85%) Microsoft
3 54 (7.96%) VMware
4 53 (7.82%) JBoss
5 46 (6.78%) IBM
6 40 (5.90%) Google
7 27 (3.98%) SAP
8 19 (2.80%) Cisco
9 14 (2.06%) Juniper
10 12 (1.77%) Red Hat
11 11 (1.62%) HP
11 11 (1.62%) Sage
11 11 (1.62%) Citrix
12 10 (1.47%) Business Objects
12 10 (1.47%) F5
13 6 (0.88%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.74%) Bloomberg
14 5 (0.74%) Sybase
14 5 (0.74%) Twitter
14 5 (0.74%) LANDesk
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Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £82000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
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Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: £14000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + pension and excellent benefits
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 6 days ago
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Everything Everywhere
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
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Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £68000 per annum + benefits
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Boeing
Salary: Competitive
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Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago