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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 10 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 341 353 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.40% 18.00% 16.90%
As % of the General category 47.83% 47.77% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 285 262 244
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
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
713 739 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.38% 37.68% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 583 495 620
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 June 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 217 (31.04%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (30.19%) SQL
3 181 (25.89%) Banking
4 143 (20.46%) Java
5 138 (19.74%) SQL Server
6 134 (19.17%) Oracle
7 118 (16.88%) Degree
8 107 (15.31%) Scrum
9 105 (15.02%) Telecoms
10 100 (14.31%) Project Management
11 97 (13.88%) .NET
11 97 (13.88%) JavaScript
12 88 (12.59%) Software Engineering
13 86 (12.30%) Retail
14 85 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
15 81 (11.59%) HTML
16 79 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
17 74 (10.59%) CSS
18 73 (10.44%) C#
19 67 (9.59%) SAP
19 67 (9.59%) Microsoft
20 66 (9.44%) SDLC
21 62 (8.87%) Spring
22 59 (8.44%) Computer Science
23 57 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
24 56 (8.01%) ASP.NET
24 56 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
25 55 (7.87%) MVC
26 52 (7.44%) QA
27 50 (7.15%) XML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 30 (4.29%) JBoss
2 29 (4.15%) WebLogic
3 28 (4.01%) WebSphere
4 23 (3.29%) SAS
5 17 (2.43%) Apache ServiceMix
6 12 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.14%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.00%) Apache
8 7 (1.00%) Node.js
9 6 (0.86%) Lync
9 6 (0.86%) MQSeries
10 5 (0.72%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.72%) Joomla!
10 5 (0.72%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (0.57%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.57%) WordPress
11 4 (0.57%) PowerExchange
12 3 (0.43%) CMS
12 3 (0.43%) Mule
Applications
1 46 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.58%) MS Office
3 9 (1.29%) MS Project
4 8 (1.14%) InfoPath
5 7 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.72%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.57%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.43%) SPSS
9 2 (0.29%) CATIA
9 2 (0.29%) NASTRAN
10 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (5.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
2 20 (2.86%) SAP CO
2 20 (2.86%) SAP FI
3 15 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
5 12 (1.72%) Oracle General Ledger
6 11 (1.57%) Oracle Cash Management
6 11 (1.57%) Oracle Payables
7 10 (1.43%) SAP FSCM
7 10 (1.43%) Oracle iProcurement
7 10 (1.43%) Oracle Assets
7 10 (1.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 8 (1.14%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.86%) Agresso
10 2 (0.29%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.29%) SAP PS
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle SCM
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.29%) SaaS
2 14 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.57%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.57%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.57%) PaaS
6 4 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.29%) IaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.14%) Office 365
9 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.43%) Firewall
2 11 (1.57%) Internet
3 8 (1.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.00%) WAN
5 6 (0.86%) LAN
6 5 (0.72%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.57%) VLAN
7 4 (0.57%) MPLS
8 3 (0.43%) Network Security
9 2 (0.29%) Wireless
10 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.14%) NAS
10 1 (0.14%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.14%) VPN
10 1 (0.14%) DNS
10 1 (0.14%) SSL
10 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 57 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 27 (3.86%) RDBMS
5 26 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (3.29%) MySQL
7 20 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (2.15%) Big Data
10 13 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (1.72%) MS Access
11 12 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (1.57%) MongoDB
12 11 (1.57%) Oracle Discoverer
13 10 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.29%) Base SAS
15 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
16 4 (0.57%) NoSQL
16 4 (0.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 38 (5.44%) JUnit
2 34 (4.86%) Git (software)
3 32 (4.58%) Maven
3 32 (4.58%) Selenium
4 28 (4.01%) Eclipse
5 26 (3.72%) Eclipse RCP
6 24 (3.43%) Ant
7 22 (3.15%) Jenkins
8 21 (3.00%) JIRA
9 17 (2.43%) Cucumber
10 14 (2.00%) JBehave
11 12 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
12 11 (1.57%) Visual Studio
13 10 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.00%) Subversion
15 6 (0.86%) HP UFT
15 6 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (0.86%) WebDriver
15 6 (0.86%) FishEye
15 6 (0.86%) Spock
General
1 181 (25.89%) Banking
2 105 (15.02%) Telecoms
3 86 (12.30%) Retail
4 46 (6.58%) Marketing
5 44 (6.29%) Manufacturing
6 36 (5.15%) Electronics
7 30 (4.29%) Back Office
8 27 (3.86%) Financial Institution
9 24 (3.43%) Law
10 22 (3.15%) General Ledger
11 20 (2.86%) Legal
12 19 (2.72%) French Language
13 8 (1.14%) Advertising
14 7 (1.00%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.72%) Billing
16 3 (0.43%) Publishing
17 1 (0.14%) Games
17 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.14%) Front Office
17 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 202 (28.90%) Developer
2 179 (25.61%) Analyst
3 61 (8.73%) Project Manager
4 44 (6.29%) Business Analyst
5 41 (5.87%) Software Engineer
6 40 (5.72%) Senior Developer
6 40 (5.72%) Java Developer
7 35 (5.01%) Test Analyst
8 34 (4.86%) Architect
9 33 (4.72%) .NET Developer
10 30 (4.29%) Consultant
11 22 (3.15%) Applications Support
11 22 (3.15%) SQL Developer
12 21 (3.00%) Java Software Engineer
12 21 (3.00%) PMO Manager
13 20 (2.86%) Administrator
14 19 (2.72%) Senior Analyst
15 18 (2.58%) Support Analyst
15 18 (2.58%) Systems Analyst
15 18 (2.58%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (13.88%) .NET
2 81 (11.59%) HTML
3 74 (10.59%) CSS
4 62 (8.87%) Spring
5 56 (8.01%) ASP.NET
6 50 (7.15%) XML
7 48 (6.87%) jQuery
8 34 (4.86%) J2EE
9 31 (4.43%) Web Services
10 26 (3.72%) GWT
11 21 (3.00%) Servlets
12 19 (2.72%) .NET Framework
13 18 (2.58%) JMS
13 18 (2.58%) HTML5
13 18 (2.58%) OSGi
14 17 (2.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (2.43%) XSLT
14 17 (2.43%) JSP
14 17 (2.43%) WebSphere MQ
15 16 (2.29%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 79 (11.30%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (8.44%) Computer Science
3 36 (5.15%) DTV
4 32 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.43%) Client/Server
6 21 (3.00%) N-Tier
7 17 (2.43%) SWIFT
7 17 (2.43%) Inversion of Control
7 17 (2.43%) Data Centre
8 15 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 14 (2.00%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.86%) User Experience
11 10 (1.43%) Online Banking
12 8 (1.14%) Data Extraction
13 7 (1.00%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.86%) Social Media
14 6 (0.86%) Statistics
14 6 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
14 6 (0.86%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.72%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 50 (7.15%) Windows
2 49 (7.01%) UNIX
3 41 (5.87%) Linux
4 9 (1.29%) Android
4 9 (1.29%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.00%) Fedora
5 7 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (1.00%) CentOS
6 6 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.72%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.43%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (31.04%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (15.31%) Scrum
3 100 (14.31%) Project Management
4 88 (12.59%) Software Engineering
5 85 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (9.44%) SDLC
7 56 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (7.87%) MVC
9 49 (7.01%) Programme Management
10 45 (6.44%) TDD
10 45 (6.44%) UML
11 44 (6.29%) Unit Testing
12 41 (5.87%) Digital Marketing
13 40 (5.72%) PRINCE2
14 39 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (5.29%) ITIL
16 32 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
17 31 (4.43%) Change Management
18 29 (4.15%) Problem Management
19 27 (3.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 211 (30.19%) SQL
2 143 (20.46%) Java
3 97 (13.88%) JavaScript
4 73 (10.44%) C#
5 34 (4.86%) VBA
6 33 (4.72%) T-SQL
7 31 (4.43%) C++
7 31 (4.43%) PHP
8 30 (4.29%) PL/SQL
9 18 (2.58%) Python
10 16 (2.29%) C
11 15 (2.15%) VB.NET
12 13 (1.86%) COBOL
13 11 (1.57%) VB
14 10 (1.43%) PHP5
15 9 (1.29%) Ruby
16 8 (1.14%) Groovy
17 6 (0.86%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.86%) Clojure
18 4 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 118 (16.88%) Degree
2 28 (4.01%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.00%) ISEB
5 10 (1.43%) CCSA
5 10 (1.43%) CCSE
6 8 (1.14%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.00%) CISA
7 7 (1.00%) CISM
8 6 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.72%) ACCA
9 5 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.57%) CISSP
10 4 (0.57%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.43%) PMP
11 3 (0.43%) APMP
11 3 (0.43%) AAT
11 3 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.44%) QA
2 13 (1.86%) SLA
3 6 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.57%) COBIT
4 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.29%) COREP
5 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.29%) Basel II
System Software
1 32 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.72%) Docker
4 1 (0.14%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (1.00%) Puppet
2 6 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.72%) SCCM
3 5 (0.72%) SCOM
3 5 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 134 (19.17%) Oracle
2 67 (9.59%) SAP
2 67 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 32 (4.58%) VMware
4 18 (2.58%) Google
4 18 (2.58%) Business Objects
5 17 (2.43%) Cisco
6 14 (2.00%) Sybase
7 13 (1.86%) IBM
7 13 (1.86%) CheckPoint
8 10 (1.43%) HP
9 9 (1.29%) TIBCO
10 8 (1.14%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.00%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.00%) Citrix
11 7 (1.00%) BEA
12 6 (0.86%) Informatica
12 6 (0.86%) Adobe
13 5 (0.72%) CA
13 5 (0.72%) Juniper
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-30,000 + Bonus + Good Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
A L D Automotive Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: health,pen, etc
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £37000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £43000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Competitive Packag and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Circa £35k to £40k plus annual profits and performance related bonus
Posted: 6 days ago