The first 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 5 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 286 298 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.79% 18.58% 17.93%
As % of the General category 42.50% 43.57% 48.36%
Number of salaries quoted 209 248 245
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
673 684 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.16% 42.64% 37.08%
Number of salaries quoted 469 569 490
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
South West

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 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 189 (26.92%) SQL
2 175 (24.93%) Degree
3 133 (18.95%) Project Management
4 127 (18.09%) Java
5 116 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (15.95%) Banking
6 112 (15.95%) Oracle
7 104 (14.81%) Scrum
8 98 (13.96%) SQL Server
9 97 (13.82%) Telecoms
10 87 (12.39%) Computer Science
11 76 (10.83%) XML
12 70 (9.97%) Spring
13 64 (9.12%) Software Engineering
14 62 (8.83%) Windows
14 62 (8.83%) C
14 62 (8.83%) QA
15 61 (8.69%) Unit Testing
15 61 (8.69%) Business Intelligence
15 61 (8.69%) Microsoft
15 61 (8.69%) Retail
16 60 (8.55%) TDD
17 59 (8.40%) MS Excel
18 58 (8.26%) HTML
18 58 (8.26%) ITIL
18 58 (8.26%) VMware
19 57 (8.12%) WebSphere
20 56 (7.98%) Enterprise Software
20 56 (7.98%) Eclipse
21 55 (7.83%) UNIX

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 57 (8.12%) WebSphere
2 55 (7.83%) WebLogic
3 30 (4.27%) Apache ServiceMix
4 18 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.85%) SAS
6 10 (1.42%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.14%) CMS
7 8 (1.14%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.85%) MS Project Server
8 6 (0.85%) Apache
9 5 (0.71%) IIS
10 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.43%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.43%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.28%) WordPress
12 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.28%) Lync
Applications
1 59 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.27%) MS Office
3 31 (4.42%) MS Project
4 12 (1.71%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.85%) SPSS
6 4 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.57%) FastStats
7 3 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 19 (2.71%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (2.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (1.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (1.71%) Oracle Assets
5 11 (1.57%) Oracle Cash Management
5 11 (1.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 11 (1.57%) Sage 200
5 11 (1.57%) Oracle iProcurement
6 8 (1.14%) JDE OneWorld
7 6 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.71%) WebTrends
8 5 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.57%) Agresso
10 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.43%) SAP InfiniteInsight
11 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.00%) SaaS
2 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.57%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.14%) Office 365
5 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.13%) Firewall
2 12 (1.71%) 4G
2 12 (1.71%) LAN
3 11 (1.57%) SAN
3 11 (1.57%) Internet
4 10 (1.42%) SMS
5 9 (1.28%) DHCP
6 8 (1.14%) MPLS
6 8 (1.14%) OSPF
6 8 (1.14%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.00%) DNS
7 7 (1.00%) Wireless
7 7 (1.00%) Network Security
8 6 (0.85%) Intranet
9 5 (0.71%) IPv6
9 5 (0.71%) LTE
10 4 (0.57%) SIGTRAN
10 4 (0.57%) SCTP
10 4 (0.57%) iSCSI
10 4 (0.57%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (13.96%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 45 (6.41%) RDBMS
4 31 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (3.56%) MySQL
7 22 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (1.71%) Oracle Discoverer
11 11 (1.57%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.85%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.85%) OLAP
14 5 (0.71%) Informix
14 5 (0.71%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.71%) QlikView
15 4 (0.57%) Spotfire
15 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (7.98%) Eclipse
2 54 (7.69%) Eclipse RCP
3 47 (6.70%) JUnit
4 38 (5.41%) Ant
5 25 (3.56%) Maven
6 21 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 21 (2.99%) Git (software)
7 13 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
8 12 (1.71%) LoadRunner
9 11 (1.57%) Selenium
10 10 (1.42%) Visual Studio
11 9 (1.28%) MSI
12 8 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (0.85%) SoapUI
14 5 (0.71%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.71%) WebDriver
14 5 (0.71%) JIRA
15 4 (0.57%) WATIR
15 4 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 112 (15.95%) Banking
2 97 (13.82%) Telecoms
3 61 (8.69%) Retail
4 51 (7.26%) French Language
5 49 (6.98%) Legal
6 47 (6.70%) Marketing
7 35 (4.99%) Manufacturing
8 20 (2.85%) Financial Institution
9 17 (2.42%) Automotive
10 16 (2.28%) Law
10 16 (2.28%) Electronics
11 15 (2.14%) Games
12 11 (1.57%) Publishing
13 9 (1.28%) Back Office
14 8 (1.14%) General Ledger
14 8 (1.14%) Aerospace
14 8 (1.14%) Military
15 7 (1.00%) Advertising
16 5 (0.71%) Billing
17 4 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 194 (27.64%) Analyst
2 123 (17.52%) Developer
3 91 (12.96%) Project Manager
4 74 (10.54%) Business Analyst
5 42 (5.98%) Architect
5 42 (5.98%) Consultant
6 39 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 39 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
7 33 (4.70%) Junior
8 28 (3.99%) Java Developer
9 26 (3.70%) Test Analyst
10 23 (3.28%) Administrator
11 22 (3.13%) Support Analyst
12 21 (2.99%) Systems Analyst
13 19 (2.71%) Data Analyst
13 19 (2.71%) Team Leader
14 17 (2.42%) Graduate
14 17 (2.42%) Applications Support
14 17 (2.42%) Senior Developer
14 17 (2.42%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (10.83%) XML
2 70 (9.97%) Spring
3 58 (8.26%) HTML
4 54 (7.69%) GWT
5 51 (7.26%) .NET
6 47 (6.70%) J2EE
7 40 (5.70%) Servlets
8 38 (5.41%) JSP
9 35 (4.99%) JMS
9 35 (4.99%) XSLT
10 34 (4.84%) WebSphere MQ
11 33 (4.70%) CSS
12 31 (4.42%) Web Services
13 30 (4.27%) OSGi
14 22 (3.13%) ASP.NET
15 18 (2.56%) Struts
16 17 (2.42%) SWT
17 16 (2.28%) HTML5
17 16 (2.28%) RESTful
17 16 (2.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 87 (12.39%) Computer Science
2 56 (7.98%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (6.27%) N-Tier
4 41 (5.84%) Mathematics
5 36 (5.13%) Client/Server
6 34 (4.84%) SWIFT
6 34 (4.84%) Inversion of Control
7 21 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 17 (2.42%) Open Source
9 15 (2.14%) DTV
10 14 (1.99%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.71%) PMI
12 8 (1.14%) Replication
13 7 (1.00%) Statistics
14 6 (0.85%) FMCG
14 6 (0.85%) W3C
15 5 (0.71%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.71%) iPhone
15 5 (0.71%) Credit Risk
16 4 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 62 (8.83%) Windows
2 55 (7.83%) UNIX
3 50 (7.12%) Linux
4 22 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.85%) Solaris
6 13 (1.85%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.57%) Android
8 10 (1.42%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.28%) AIX
10 7 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.00%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.00%) CentOS
11 6 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.57%) Fedora
12 4 (0.57%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (18.95%) Project Management
2 116 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (14.81%) Scrum
4 64 (9.12%) Software Engineering
5 61 (8.69%) Unit Testing
5 61 (8.69%) Business Intelligence
6 60 (8.55%) TDD
7 58 (8.26%) ITIL
8 50 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 49 (6.98%) OO
10 47 (6.70%) PRINCE2
11 44 (6.27%) UML
11 44 (6.27%) Business Analysis
12 42 (5.98%) Problem Management
13 38 (5.41%) Data Analysis
14 36 (5.13%) CRM
14 36 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (5.13%) Waterfall
15 33 (4.70%) Service Management
16 25 (3.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (26.92%) SQL
2 127 (18.09%) Java
3 62 (8.83%) C
4 39 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 34 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 33 (4.70%) C#
7 30 (4.27%) C++
8 26 (3.70%) PHP
9 19 (2.71%) VBA
10 14 (1.99%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.71%) Objective-C
11 12 (1.71%) Python
12 9 (1.28%) VB
12 9 (1.28%) Ruby
13 6 (0.85%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.57%) PHP5
14 4 (0.57%) Perl
15 3 (0.43%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.43%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 175 (24.93%) Degree
2 34 (4.84%) ISEB
3 31 (4.42%) Security Cleared
4 25 (3.56%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.71%) CISA
5 19 (2.71%) CISSP
6 17 (2.42%) ISTQB
7 14 (1.99%) PMI Certification
8 12 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (1.42%) APMP
9 10 (1.42%) PMP
10 6 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.57%) MBA
12 4 (0.57%) ACCA
12 4 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.57%) CCNA
13 3 (0.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (8.83%) QA
2 20 (2.85%) SLA
3 5 (0.71%) COBIT
4 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.28%) WCAG
6 2 (0.28%) WAI
6 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) COSO
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (7.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.57%) GPFS
4 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.14%) Varnish
5 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.14%) vSphere
5 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (1.42%) Nagios
2 9 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.71%) SCCM
4 4 (0.57%) Opsview
4 4 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.14%) Puppet
5 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 112 (15.95%) Oracle
2 61 (8.69%) Microsoft
3 58 (8.26%) VMware
4 55 (7.83%) JBoss
5 45 (6.41%) IBM
6 41 (5.84%) Google
7 29 (4.13%) SAP
8 17 (2.42%) Cisco
9 16 (2.28%) Citrix
10 14 (1.99%) HP
11 12 (1.71%) Juniper
12 11 (1.57%) Business Objects
12 11 (1.57%) Red Hat
12 11 (1.57%) Sage
13 9 (1.28%) Altiris
13 9 (1.28%) LANDesk
14 8 (1.14%) F5
14 8 (1.14%) Cognos
15 5 (0.71%) Bloomberg
15 5 (0.71%) Tableau
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Sure Recruitment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £42000.00 - £59000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Anonymous
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £58000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago