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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 11 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 322 290 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.06% 15.81% 18.75%
As % of the General category 42.59% 42.52% 43.94%
Number of salaries quoted 274 211 257
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,000 £55,000
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
756 682 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 40.06% 37.19% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 635 474 583
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,250 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 5 August 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 233 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 201 (29.52%) SQL
3 179 (26.28%) Banking
4 149 (21.88%) Java
5 148 (21.73%) SQL Server
6 127 (18.65%) Oracle
7 118 (17.33%) .NET
8 115 (16.89%) JavaScript
9 112 (16.45%) Degree
10 110 (16.15%) Telecoms
11 109 (16.01%) Scrum
12 96 (14.10%) C#
13 91 (13.36%) Project Management
14 89 (13.07%) CSS
15 88 (12.92%) Software Engineering
16 84 (12.33%) HTML
17 76 (11.16%) ASP.NET
18 74 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
18 74 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
19 73 (10.72%) Retail
20 71 (10.43%) SDLC
21 70 (10.28%) MVC
22 68 (9.99%) TDD
22 68 (9.99%) Computer Science
23 66 (9.69%) Spring
24 64 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
24 64 (9.40%) SAP
25 55 (8.08%) Microsoft
26 52 (7.64%) XML
26 52 (7.64%) UNIX

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (4.41%) JBoss
2 29 (4.26%) WebLogic
3 28 (4.11%) WebSphere
4 24 (3.52%) SAS
5 20 (2.94%) Apache ServiceMix
6 12 (1.76%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.47%) MQSeries
8 9 (1.32%) Node.js
9 8 (1.17%) Mule ESB
9 8 (1.17%) Mule
10 7 (1.03%) Apache
11 6 (0.88%) Alfresco
11 6 (0.88%) Joomla!
11 6 (0.88%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.73%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.59%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.59%) Lync
14 3 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.44%) CMS
15 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 41 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.08%) MS Office
3 8 (1.17%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.59%) MS Project
6 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.29%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 37 (5.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 20 (2.94%) SAP CO
2 20 (2.94%) SAP FI
3 11 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (1.32%) SAP FSCM
4 9 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
5 8 (1.17%) Oracle iProcurement
5 8 (1.17%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (1.17%) Oracle Cash Management
5 8 (1.17%) Oracle Assets
5 8 (1.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 8 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.29%) HFM
7 2 (0.29%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.29%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle SCM
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.06%) SaaS
2 12 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.88%) Google App Engine
4 6 (0.88%) PaaS
4 6 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.44%) IaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.64%) Firewall
2 12 (1.76%) Internet
3 8 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.73%) WAN
5 4 (0.59%) VLAN
5 4 (0.59%) MPLS
5 4 (0.59%) LAN
6 2 (0.29%) VPN
6 2 (0.29%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.29%) Wireless
7 1 (0.15%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.15%) Network Security
7 1 (0.15%) DNS
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (21.73%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.05%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (4.85%) Relational Database
4 31 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 27 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (2.64%) BusinessObjects
7 18 (2.64%) MySQL
7 18 (2.64%) Big Data
8 17 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (2.06%) MongoDB
9 14 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.47%) Base SAS
11 8 (1.17%) MS Access
11 8 (1.17%) Oracle Discoverer
12 6 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (6.75%) JUnit
2 37 (5.43%) Maven
3 36 (5.29%) Git (software)
4 33 (4.85%) Selenium
5 32 (4.70%) Ant
6 27 (3.96%) JIRA
6 27 (3.96%) Jenkins
7 26 (3.82%) Eclipse RCP
7 26 (3.82%) Eclipse
8 25 (3.67%) Cucumber
9 16 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (2.20%) Spock
11 14 (2.06%) Mockito
11 14 (2.06%) Visual Studio
12 13 (1.91%) JBehave
13 12 (1.76%) Oracle APEX
14 11 (1.62%) FishEye
14 11 (1.62%) Geb
14 11 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (1.62%) Subversion
General
1 179 (26.28%) Banking
2 110 (16.15%) Telecoms
3 73 (10.72%) Retail
4 48 (7.05%) Marketing
5 43 (6.31%) Manufacturing
6 37 (5.43%) Electronics
7 32 (4.70%) Financial Institution
8 28 (4.11%) Back Office
9 25 (3.67%) Law
10 16 (2.35%) French Language
11 14 (2.06%) Legal
11 14 (2.06%) General Ledger
12 7 (1.03%) Advertising
13 6 (0.88%) Billing
14 2 (0.29%) Publishing
14 2 (0.29%) German Language
14 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.15%) Games
15 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 226 (33.19%) Developer
2 164 (24.08%) Analyst
3 63 (9.25%) Project Manager
4 51 (7.49%) Senior Developer
4 51 (7.49%) Java Developer
5 44 (6.46%) Business Analyst
6 41 (6.02%) Software Engineer
6 41 (6.02%) .NET Developer
7 34 (4.99%) Test Analyst
8 31 (4.55%) Architect
9 24 (3.52%) Consultant
9 24 (3.52%) Senior Java Developer
10 22 (3.23%) SQL Developer
10 22 (3.23%) Applications Support
11 20 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
11 20 (2.94%) C# Developer
11 20 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
12 18 (2.64%) Support Analyst
13 17 (2.50%) PMO Manager
14 16 (2.35%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (17.33%) .NET
2 89 (13.07%) CSS
3 84 (12.33%) HTML
4 76 (11.16%) ASP.NET
5 66 (9.69%) Spring
6 52 (7.64%) XML
7 51 (7.49%) jQuery
8 43 (6.31%) J2EE
9 36 (5.29%) Web Services
10 27 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (3.82%) GWT
11 26 (3.82%) .NET Framework
12 25 (3.67%) JMS
13 23 (3.38%) Servlets
14 22 (3.23%) Java EE
15 21 (3.08%) Hibernate
15 21 (3.08%) SOAP
15 21 (3.08%) OSGi
16 20 (2.94%) JSP
16 20 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 74 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (9.99%) Computer Science
3 37 (5.43%) DTV
4 30 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (3.67%) Client/Server
6 24 (3.52%) N-Tier
7 20 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
7 20 (2.94%) SWIFT
8 16 (2.35%) Management Information System
8 16 (2.35%) User Experience
9 15 (2.20%) Data Centre
9 15 (2.20%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.47%) Online Banking
11 8 (1.17%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.17%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.03%) Data Extraction
12 7 (1.03%) Social Media
12 7 (1.03%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.03%) Statistics
13 6 (0.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 52 (7.64%) UNIX
2 50 (7.34%) Windows
3 40 (5.87%) Linux
4 12 (1.76%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.62%) Android
6 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.59%) CentOS
7 4 (0.59%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.59%) Fedora
7 4 (0.59%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.44%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (16.01%) Scrum
3 91 (13.36%) Project Management
4 88 (12.92%) Software Engineering
5 74 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
6 71 (10.43%) SDLC
7 70 (10.28%) MVC
8 68 (9.99%) TDD
9 64 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 48 (7.05%) Programme Management
11 46 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (6.61%) Unit Testing
13 44 (6.46%) UML
14 42 (6.17%) Digital Marketing
15 32 (4.70%) Business Analysis
16 31 (4.55%) OO
17 30 (4.41%) ITIL
18 29 (4.26%) Problem Management
18 29 (4.26%) Waterfall
19 27 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 201 (29.52%) SQL
2 149 (21.88%) Java
3 115 (16.89%) JavaScript
4 96 (14.10%) C#
5 34 (4.99%) T-SQL
6 33 (4.85%) C++
7 28 (4.11%) PL/SQL
8 27 (3.96%) VBA
9 24 (3.52%) VB.NET
9 24 (3.52%) PHP
10 23 (3.38%) C
11 18 (2.64%) Python
12 13 (1.91%) COBOL
13 11 (1.62%) Groovy
14 9 (1.32%) VB
15 8 (1.17%) Clojure
16 5 (0.73%) Ruby
16 5 (0.73%) PHP5
17 4 (0.59%) VBScript
17 4 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 112 (16.45%) Degree
2 25 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.64%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.47%) CCSA
4 10 (1.47%) CCSE
4 10 (1.47%) ISEB
4 10 (1.47%) CISA
4 10 (1.47%) CISM
5 8 (1.17%) ACCA
6 7 (1.03%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (0.73%) CISSP
8 3 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.44%) CEH
8 3 (0.44%) APMP
8 3 (0.44%) AAT
9 2 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.17%) QA
2 13 (1.91%) SLA
3 7 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.59%) COBIT
6 2 (0.29%) Basel II
6 2 (0.29%) COREP
6 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.76%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.32%) Docker
4 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (0.88%) Puppet
2 5 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.44%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.44%) SCCM
3 3 (0.44%) SCOM
4 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 127 (18.65%) Oracle
2 64 (9.40%) SAP
3 55 (8.08%) Microsoft
4 33 (4.85%) VMware
5 23 (3.38%) Google
6 21 (3.08%) Sybase
7 16 (2.35%) Cisco
8 14 (2.06%) CheckPoint
9 13 (1.91%) TIBCO
9 13 (1.91%) IBM
9 13 (1.91%) BEA
10 10 (1.47%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.03%) Adobe
12 6 (0.88%) HP
13 5 (0.73%) Citrix
13 5 (0.73%) Juniper
14 4 (0.59%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.59%) Dell
15 3 (0.44%) Hyperion
15 3 (0.44%) F5
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k - £60k plus attractive benefits and extensive career progression
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: On Application
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, car, health, life
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Lunch allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Private Medical + Further
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago