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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 321 308 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.92% 19.09% 17.05%
As % of the General category 44.83% 45.77% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 248 263 230
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
716 673 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 39.98% 41.72% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 536 541 555
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
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 October 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 172 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (25.26%) SQL
3 149 (22.41%) Degree
4 121 (18.20%) Oracle
5 112 (16.84%) Java
6 106 (15.94%) Banking
7 103 (15.49%) Project Management
8 98 (14.74%) Scrum
9 85 (12.78%) SQL Server
10 81 (12.18%) Computer Science
11 80 (12.03%) Spring
12 73 (10.98%) XML
13 69 (10.38%) Telecoms
14 67 (10.08%) Retail
14 67 (10.08%) TDD
15 65 (9.77%) MS Excel
15 65 (9.77%) Unit Testing
16 60 (9.02%) Microsoft
16 60 (9.02%) PRINCE2
16 60 (9.02%) C
17 59 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
18 57 (8.57%) HTML
18 57 (8.57%) Eclipse
19 56 (8.42%) QA
20 55 (8.27%) WebSphere
20 55 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
20 55 (8.27%) J2EE
20 55 (8.27%) ITIL
20 55 (8.27%) Business Analysis
21 54 (8.12%) WebLogic

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (8.27%) WebSphere
2 54 (8.12%) WebLogic
3 35 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
4 22 (3.31%) SAS
5 18 (2.71%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.11%) MS Exchange
7 9 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.35%) CMS
8 7 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.05%) MS Project Server
9 6 (0.90%) Apache
9 6 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.75%) IIS
11 4 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.60%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.60%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.45%) Lync
Applications
1 65 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 43 (6.47%) MS Office
3 41 (6.17%) MS Project
4 12 (1.80%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.90%) SPSS
6 4 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.30%) Simulink
8 1 (0.15%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.15%) FastStats
8 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (1.95%) Oracle Payables
4 13 (1.95%) Oracle Assets
4 13 (1.95%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (1.80%) Oracle iProcurement
5 12 (1.80%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 12 (1.80%) Oracle Cash Management
6 8 (1.20%) JDE OneWorld
7 7 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.75%) WebTrends
8 5 (0.75%) Agresso
9 4 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.45%) Sage 200
10 3 (0.45%) SAP InfiniteInsight
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.30%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (0.30%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.20%) SaaS
2 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.15%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.01%) Firewall
2 13 (1.95%) Network Security
2 13 (1.95%) Internet
3 11 (1.65%) SAN
3 11 (1.65%) Wireless
4 8 (1.20%) LAN
4 8 (1.20%) DNS
5 7 (1.05%) VPN
6 5 (0.75%) MPLS
6 5 (0.75%) IPv6
6 5 (0.75%) WAN
7 4 (0.60%) SSL
7 4 (0.60%) Intranet
7 4 (0.60%) OSPF
7 4 (0.60%) 4G
8 3 (0.45%) LTE
8 3 (0.45%) LDAP
8 3 (0.45%) SMTP
8 3 (0.45%) DHCP
8 3 (0.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 54 (8.12%) Relational Database
3 47 (7.07%) RDBMS
4 30 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (4.36%) MySQL
6 21 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.95%) Oracle Discoverer
10 11 (1.65%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.35%) Base SAS
12 8 (1.20%) MS Access
12 8 (1.20%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.60%) OLAP
14 4 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.60%) DataStage
14 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 57 (8.57%) Eclipse
2 53 (7.97%) JUnit
3 47 (7.07%) Eclipse RCP
4 38 (5.71%) Ant
5 30 (4.51%) Git (software)
5 30 (4.51%) Maven
6 26 (3.91%) Jenkins
7 22 (3.31%) Selenium
8 16 (2.41%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (1.50%) Rational DOORS
10 8 (1.20%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.05%) LoadRunner
12 5 (0.75%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.75%) Subversion
13 4 (0.60%) Toad
13 4 (0.60%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.60%) Apache Ivy
14 3 (0.45%) FitNesse
14 3 (0.45%) WATIR
General
1 106 (15.94%) Banking
2 69 (10.38%) Telecoms
3 67 (10.08%) Retail
4 51 (7.67%) Legal
5 47 (7.07%) French Language
6 38 (5.71%) Marketing
7 24 (3.61%) Manufacturing
8 16 (2.41%) Games
9 15 (2.26%) Financial Institution
10 14 (2.11%) Back Office
10 14 (2.11%) Electronics
11 12 (1.80%) General Ledger
12 11 (1.65%) Law
13 9 (1.35%) Automotive
13 9 (1.35%) Advertising
14 5 (0.75%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.75%) Military
15 4 (0.60%) German Language
16 2 (0.30%) Billing
16 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 177 (26.62%) Analyst
2 110 (16.54%) Developer
3 80 (12.03%) Project Manager
4 73 (10.98%) Business Analyst
5 44 (6.62%) Architect
6 35 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 35 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 33 (4.96%) Consultant
8 32 (4.81%) Junior
9 30 (4.51%) Senior Analyst
10 29 (4.36%) Java Developer
11 26 (3.91%) Administrator
12 24 (3.61%) Test Analyst
12 24 (3.61%) Graduate
13 23 (3.46%) Tester
14 19 (2.86%) Senior Developer
14 19 (2.86%) Data Analyst
15 16 (2.41%) Junior Software Engineer
15 16 (2.41%) Junior Java Software Engineer
16 15 (2.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (12.03%) Spring
2 73 (10.98%) XML
3 57 (8.57%) HTML
4 55 (8.27%) J2EE
5 50 (7.52%) GWT
6 43 (6.47%) Servlets
7 42 (6.32%) CSS
8 40 (6.02%) JSP
9 38 (5.71%) .NET
10 35 (5.26%) OSGi
11 34 (5.11%) JMS
11 34 (5.11%) Web Services
12 32 (4.81%) XSLT
13 31 (4.66%) WebSphere MQ
14 20 (3.01%) Struts
15 19 (2.86%) Hibernate
16 16 (2.41%) SWT
16 16 (2.41%) MyBatis
17 15 (2.26%) ASP.NET
18 14 (2.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.18%) Computer Science
2 55 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (6.92%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (6.47%) N-Tier
5 42 (6.32%) Mathematics
6 35 (5.26%) Client/Server
7 31 (4.66%) Inversion of Control
7 31 (4.66%) SWIFT
8 23 (3.46%) PMI
9 14 (2.11%) DTV
10 12 (1.80%) Open Source
11 10 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.50%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.90%) Replication
12 6 (0.90%) W3C
12 6 (0.90%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.75%) User Experience
13 5 (0.75%) Human Factors
13 5 (0.75%) Visualisation
13 5 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.97%) Windows
2 50 (7.52%) Linux
3 48 (7.22%) UNIX
4 21 (3.16%) Apple iOS
5 18 (2.71%) Android
6 12 (1.80%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.65%) Solaris
8 10 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.35%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.20%) CentOS
11 7 (1.05%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.75%) Fedora
14 4 (0.60%) AIX
14 4 (0.60%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.45%) MVS
16 2 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
17 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (15.49%) Project Management
3 98 (14.74%) Scrum
4 67 (10.08%) TDD
5 65 (9.77%) Unit Testing
6 60 (9.02%) PRINCE2
7 59 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (8.27%) ITIL
8 55 (8.27%) Business Analysis
9 52 (7.82%) Software Engineering
9 52 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
10 45 (6.77%) UML
11 44 (6.62%) OO
12 42 (6.32%) Problem Management
13 41 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (6.17%) Change Management
14 37 (5.56%) Line Management
15 35 (5.26%) Waterfall
16 34 (5.11%) Software Testing
16 34 (5.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 168 (25.26%) SQL
2 112 (16.84%) Java
3 60 (9.02%) C
4 45 (6.77%) JavaScript
5 29 (4.36%) C#
6 27 (4.06%) C++
7 24 (3.61%) PHP
7 24 (3.61%) T-SQL
8 19 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 14 (2.11%) VBA
10 12 (1.80%) Python
11 11 (1.65%) Ruby
12 8 (1.20%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.05%) VB
14 5 (0.75%) PHP5
14 5 (0.75%) Perl
15 4 (0.60%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.45%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.45%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.45%) JCL
Qualifications
1 149 (22.41%) Degree
2 39 (5.86%) APMP
3 35 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 27 (4.06%) ISEB
5 25 (3.76%) SC Cleared
6 24 (3.61%) PMI Certification
7 21 (3.16%) PMP
8 19 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (1.20%) CISSP
9 8 (1.20%) ISTQB
10 7 (1.05%) CISA
11 6 (0.90%) CCNA
11 6 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.45%) MCITP
12 3 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.30%) CEH
13 2 (0.30%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (8.42%) QA
2 22 (3.31%) SLA
3 6 (0.90%) COBIT
4 5 (0.75%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.30%) WCAG
7 2 (0.30%) WAI
7 2 (0.30%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.15%) COSO
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.45%) NFS
4 2 (0.30%) GPFS
5 1 (0.15%) Xen
5 1 (0.15%) vSphere
5 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.15%) Varnish
5 1 (0.15%) Firmware
5 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.90%) Nagios
3 4 (0.60%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.60%) Opsview
4 3 (0.45%) SCCM
5 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.15%) WSUS
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) Puppet
6 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 121 (18.20%) Oracle
2 60 (9.02%) Microsoft
3 53 (7.97%) JBoss
3 53 (7.97%) VMware
4 44 (6.62%) IBM
5 37 (5.56%) Google
6 29 (4.36%) SAP
7 19 (2.86%) Cisco
8 15 (2.26%) Juniper
9 13 (1.95%) HP
10 12 (1.80%) Teradata
10 12 (1.80%) Business Objects
11 11 (1.65%) F5
12 9 (1.35%) Red Hat
13 7 (1.05%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.05%) Citrix
14 6 (0.90%) Adobe
14 6 (0.90%) Sybase
15 5 (0.75%) McAfee
15 5 (0.75%) Informatica
Bristol, Avon
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Advantage XPO
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
RSG
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago