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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 6 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 358 370 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.59% 20.59% 15.52%
As % of the General category 55.08% 47.31% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 282 309 213
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,400 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
650 782 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 33.75% 43.52% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 489 577 486
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,300 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 March 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 201 (26.98%) Banking
2 198 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (25.91%) SQL
4 139 (18.66%) Oracle
5 130 (17.45%) Degree
6 117 (15.70%) Retail
7 112 (15.03%) SQL Server
8 110 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
9 96 (12.89%) Telecoms
10 91 (12.21%) Java
11 90 (12.08%) Project Management
12 87 (11.68%) Scrum
13 81 (10.87%) JavaScript
14 80 (10.74%) Data Warehouse
15 79 (10.60%) .NET
15 79 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
16 72 (9.66%) Microsoft
17 69 (9.26%) HTML
18 65 (8.72%) QA
19 63 (8.46%) SAP
20 61 (8.19%) Spring
21 55 (7.38%) XML
22 54 (7.25%) CSS
22 54 (7.25%) Software Engineering
23 53 (7.11%) Stakeholder Management
24 51 (6.85%) C#
24 51 (6.85%) ITIL
25 50 (6.71%) ISEB
26 48 (6.44%) PRINCE2
27 47 (6.31%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 24 (3.22%) WebLogic
2 22 (2.95%) JBoss
2 22 (2.95%) WebSphere
3 17 (2.28%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.01%) SAS
4 15 (2.01%) PowerExchange
5 12 (1.61%) Lync
6 11 (1.48%) Apache ServiceMix
7 10 (1.34%) Office Communications Server
8 8 (1.07%) Joomla!
8 8 (1.07%) Alfresco
8 8 (1.07%) WordPress
9 7 (0.94%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.81%) Node.js
11 5 (0.67%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.67%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.40%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.27%) CMS
Applications
1 47 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.68%) MS Office
3 14 (1.88%) MS Project
4 12 (1.61%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.07%) NASTRAN
6 6 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.54%) CATIA
8 3 (0.40%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.40%) SPSS
9 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (3.89%) SAP FI
1 29 (3.89%) SAP FI/CO
1 29 (3.89%) SAP CO
2 24 (3.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (3.09%) Oracle Financials
4 21 (2.82%) Oracle General Ledger
5 18 (2.42%) Oracle Receivables
6 15 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (1.34%) SAP FSCM
9 8 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
10 7 (0.94%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (0.94%) Oracle Assets
10 7 (0.94%) Agresso
11 6 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (0.81%) Oracle iProcurement
11 6 (0.81%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 2 (0.27%) SAP FI-AP
12 2 (0.27%) SAP FI-AR
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.21%) SaaS
2 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.40%) Office 365
5 3 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.42%) Firewall
2 13 (1.74%) Internet
3 9 (1.21%) Wireless
4 8 (1.07%) LAN
4 8 (1.07%) WAN
5 6 (0.81%) Wireshark
5 6 (0.81%) Network Security
6 4 (0.54%) DHCP
6 4 (0.54%) VPN
6 4 (0.54%) DNS
6 4 (0.54%) SAN
7 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.27%) InfiniBand
8 1 (0.13%) NAS
8 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.13%) Intranet
8 1 (0.13%) SSL
8 1 (0.13%) HTTP
8 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 80 (10.74%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (3.36%) Relational Database
6 24 (3.22%) MySQL
7 23 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (2.42%) RDBMS
9 17 (2.28%) MS Access
10 15 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (1.61%) DB2
12 11 (1.48%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.94%) Base SAS
13 7 (0.94%) Oracle Discoverer
14 6 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (0.67%) OLAP
15 5 (0.67%) Big Data
16 4 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (4.97%) Selenium
2 36 (4.83%) JUnit
3 31 (4.16%) Eclipse
4 27 (3.62%) Git (software)
5 25 (3.36%) Maven
6 21 (2.82%) Eclipse RCP
7 17 (2.28%) Ant
8 16 (2.15%) Visual Studio
8 16 (2.15%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.48%) JBehave
9 11 (1.48%) Cucumber
10 10 (1.34%) Subversion
11 9 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.94%) JIRA
12 7 (0.94%) SoapUI
13 5 (0.67%) Apache Ivy
13 5 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
14 3 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
15 2 (0.27%) MorphX
15 2 (0.27%) JDeveloper
General
1 201 (26.98%) Banking
2 117 (15.70%) Retail
3 96 (12.89%) Telecoms
4 40 (5.37%) Manufacturing
5 39 (5.23%) General Ledger
6 33 (4.43%) Legal
7 30 (4.03%) Aerospace
8 25 (3.36%) Financial Institution
9 23 (3.09%) Marketing
10 21 (2.82%) French Language
11 20 (2.68%) Back Office
11 20 (2.68%) Law
12 15 (2.01%) Electronics
13 6 (0.81%) Advertising
13 6 (0.81%) Games
13 6 (0.81%) Military
14 4 (0.54%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.27%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.27%) Publishing
16 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 182 (24.43%) Analyst
2 162 (21.74%) Developer
3 65 (8.72%) Business Analyst
4 58 (7.79%) Project Manager
5 53 (7.11%) Consultant
6 44 (5.91%) Architect
7 35 (4.70%) .NET Developer
8 32 (4.30%) Java Developer
8 32 (4.30%) Software Engineer
9 31 (4.16%) Test Analyst
10 24 (3.22%) Data Analyst
11 21 (2.82%) Java Software Engineer
11 21 (2.82%) Senior Manager
11 21 (2.82%) Senior Developer
12 20 (2.68%) Test Engineer
13 19 (2.55%) Test Manager
13 19 (2.55%) Designer
14 18 (2.42%) Web Developer
15 17 (2.28%) Systems Analyst
15 17 (2.28%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.60%) .NET
2 69 (9.26%) HTML
3 61 (8.19%) Spring
4 55 (7.38%) XML
5 54 (7.25%) CSS
6 41 (5.50%) ASP.NET
7 38 (5.10%) jQuery
8 33 (4.43%) Web Services
9 27 (3.62%) J2EE
10 23 (3.09%) HTML5
11 21 (2.82%) GWT
11 21 (2.82%) XSLT
12 19 (2.55%) Apache Flex
13 18 (2.42%) JSP
14 16 (2.15%) Servlets
14 16 (2.15%) Hibernate
15 15 (2.01%) Ajax
15 15 (2.01%) Velocity
16 14 (1.88%) SOAP
17 13 (1.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 79 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (6.31%) Computer Science
3 25 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (2.68%) Client/Server
4 20 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.55%) Open Source
6 17 (2.28%) Visualisation
7 15 (2.01%) N-Tier
7 15 (2.01%) DTV
8 11 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
8 11 (1.48%) SWIFT
9 10 (1.34%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.21%) RIA
11 8 (1.07%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (0.94%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.81%) Data Structures
13 6 (0.81%) User Experience
14 5 (0.67%) iPad
14 5 (0.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (4.70%) Windows
2 20 (2.68%) UNIX
3 17 (2.28%) Android
4 16 (2.15%) Linux
4 16 (2.15%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.94%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.67%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.67%) Fedora
7 5 (0.67%) CentOS
8 4 (0.54%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
3 90 (12.08%) Project Management
4 87 (11.68%) Scrum
5 54 (7.25%) Software Engineering
6 53 (7.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 51 (6.85%) ITIL
8 48 (6.44%) PRINCE2
9 45 (6.04%) Software Testing
10 41 (5.50%) MVC
11 39 (5.23%) Validation
12 38 (5.10%) ETL
12 38 (5.10%) UML
13 36 (4.83%) TDD
13 36 (4.83%) Business Analysis
14 35 (4.70%) Unit Testing
14 35 (4.70%) Waterfall
15 30 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (3.62%) Risk Management
16 27 (3.62%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 193 (25.91%) SQL
2 91 (12.21%) Java
3 81 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 51 (6.85%) C#
5 31 (4.16%) T-SQL
6 29 (3.89%) C++
7 27 (3.62%) PHP
8 26 (3.49%) VBA
9 24 (3.22%) VB.NET
10 19 (2.55%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.61%) Python
12 11 (1.48%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.94%) Ruby
13 7 (0.94%) PHP5
14 6 (0.81%) VB
15 5 (0.67%) C
16 4 (0.54%) Fortran
16 4 (0.54%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.40%) Groovy
17 3 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 130 (17.45%) Degree
2 50 (6.71%) ISEB
3 46 (6.17%) Security Cleared
4 42 (5.64%) SC Cleared
5 24 (3.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 23 (3.09%) ISTQB
7 13 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (1.61%) PMI Certification
9 11 (1.48%) PMP
10 5 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.67%) PhD
11 4 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.40%) CISMP
12 3 (0.40%) AAT
13 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.27%) CCSA
13 2 (0.27%) CCSE
13 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.27%) ACCA
13 2 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.72%) QA
2 18 (2.42%) SLA
3 5 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.27%) Docker
4 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (1.34%) SCCM
1 10 (1.34%) SCOM
2 7 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.81%) Puppet
4 5 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 139 (18.66%) Oracle
2 72 (9.66%) Microsoft
3 63 (8.46%) SAP
4 23 (3.09%) VMware
5 18 (2.42%) Cisco
6 15 (2.01%) Informatica
7 14 (1.88%) IBM
8 12 (1.61%) Citrix
8 12 (1.61%) Business Objects
9 11 (1.48%) Google
10 10 (1.34%) Juniper
11 9 (1.21%) Adobe
11 9 (1.21%) F5
11 9 (1.21%) ION Trading
12 8 (1.07%) Teradata
12 8 (1.07%) HP
13 7 (0.94%) Sybase
14 5 (0.67%) CA
14 5 (0.67%) GoldenSource
14 5 (0.67%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent culture, bonus + benefit
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Pari Passu
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Pari Passu
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Pari Passu
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £850000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £40K+
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Up to £65,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £62500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago