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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 323 314 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.41% 19.86% 17.39%
As % of the General category 44.49% 48.23% 42.02%
Number of salaries quoted 240 271 227
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
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
726 651 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 39.14% 41.18% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 534 533 536
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 £26,650 £27,500
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 19 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 178 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (23.99%) SQL
3 157 (22.56%) Degree
4 114 (16.38%) Oracle
5 112 (16.09%) Java
5 112 (16.09%) Project Management
6 104 (14.94%) Banking
7 103 (14.80%) Scrum
8 86 (12.36%) SQL Server
9 85 (12.21%) Computer Science
10 78 (11.21%) XML
11 73 (10.49%) Telecoms
11 73 (10.49%) Spring
12 69 (9.91%) TDD
13 67 (9.63%) Microsoft
14 65 (9.34%) MS Excel
14 65 (9.34%) C
14 65 (9.34%) Retail
15 63 (9.05%) PRINCE2
16 62 (8.91%) Unit Testing
17 61 (8.76%) ITIL
18 60 (8.62%) Windows
18 60 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
19 57 (8.19%) QA
19 57 (8.19%) HTML
19 57 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
20 55 (7.90%) Business Analysis
21 54 (7.76%) VMware
21 54 (7.76%) Linux
21 54 (7.76%) Business Intelligence

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 53 (7.61%) WebSphere
2 51 (7.33%) WebLogic
3 34 (4.89%) Apache ServiceMix
4 21 (3.02%) SAS
5 20 (2.87%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.87%) MS Exchange
7 9 (1.29%) CMS
7 9 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.01%) MS Project Server
9 6 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.86%) IIS
9 6 (0.86%) Apache
10 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.57%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.57%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.43%) Lync
12 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 65 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 46 (6.61%) MS Office
3 40 (5.75%) MS Project
4 16 (2.30%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.86%) SPSS
6 4 (0.57%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.29%) Simulink
7 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.29%) FastStats
8 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (2.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (1.87%) Oracle Payables
4 13 (1.87%) Oracle General Ledger
4 13 (1.87%) Oracle Assets
5 12 (1.72%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 12 (1.72%) Oracle Cash Management
5 12 (1.72%) Oracle iProcurement
6 11 (1.58%) Sage 200
7 8 (1.15%) JDE OneWorld
8 7 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.72%) Agresso
9 5 (0.72%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.43%) SAP InfiniteInsight
11 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.29%) SAP CO
12 2 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
12 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.15%) SaaS
2 6 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.29%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.02%) Firewall
2 13 (1.87%) Internet
3 12 (1.72%) SAN
3 12 (1.72%) Wireless
3 12 (1.72%) Network Security
4 7 (1.01%) DNS
4 7 (1.01%) LAN
5 6 (0.86%) VPN
5 6 (0.86%) Intranet
5 6 (0.86%) 4G
6 5 (0.72%) IPv6
6 5 (0.72%) MPLS
6 5 (0.72%) LDAP
7 4 (0.57%) SMS
7 4 (0.57%) WAN
7 4 (0.57%) OSPF
7 4 (0.57%) SSL
7 4 (0.57%) iSCSI
7 4 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.43%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 53 (7.61%) Relational Database
3 46 (6.61%) RDBMS
4 29 (4.17%) MySQL
5 23 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.87%) Oracle Discoverer
9 10 (1.44%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.29%) Base SAS
11 8 (1.15%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.01%) MS Access
13 5 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.72%) Informix
13 5 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.57%) OLAP
15 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 52 (7.47%) Eclipse
2 48 (6.90%) JUnit
3 46 (6.61%) Eclipse RCP
4 37 (5.32%) Ant
5 29 (4.17%) Maven
5 29 (4.17%) Git (software)
6 25 (3.59%) Jenkins
7 22 (3.16%) Selenium
8 16 (2.30%) QuickTest Pro
9 10 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
10 9 (1.29%) Visual Studio
11 8 (1.15%) LoadRunner
12 5 (0.72%) Subversion
12 5 (0.72%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.72%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.57%) Apache Ivy
13 4 (0.57%) WATIR
13 4 (0.57%) JMeter
13 4 (0.57%) Toad
General
1 104 (14.94%) Banking
2 73 (10.49%) Telecoms
3 65 (9.34%) Retail
4 50 (7.18%) Legal
5 46 (6.61%) French Language
6 44 (6.32%) Marketing
7 32 (4.60%) Manufacturing
8 20 (2.87%) Games
9 16 (2.30%) Financial Institution
10 15 (2.16%) Electronics
11 13 (1.87%) Law
12 12 (1.72%) General Ledger
12 12 (1.72%) Back Office
13 10 (1.44%) Advertising
13 10 (1.44%) Automotive
14 4 (0.57%) Military
14 4 (0.57%) Billing
14 4 (0.57%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.57%) German Language
15 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (26.29%) Analyst
2 116 (16.67%) Developer
3 85 (12.21%) Project Manager
4 77 (11.06%) Business Analyst
5 48 (6.90%) Architect
6 38 (5.46%) Consultant
7 33 (4.74%) Software Engineer
7 33 (4.74%) Java Software Engineer
8 31 (4.45%) Junior
9 30 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
10 27 (3.88%) Administrator
11 26 (3.74%) Java Developer
12 23 (3.30%) Test Analyst
12 23 (3.30%) Graduate
12 23 (3.30%) Tester
13 21 (3.02%) Senior Developer
14 17 (2.44%) Data Analyst
15 16 (2.30%) Systems Analyst
15 16 (2.30%) IT Project Manager
16 15 (2.16%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (11.21%) XML
2 73 (10.49%) Spring
3 57 (8.19%) HTML
4 51 (7.33%) J2EE
5 49 (7.04%) GWT
6 43 (6.18%) CSS
7 42 (6.03%) .NET
8 40 (5.75%) Servlets
8 40 (5.75%) Web Services
9 37 (5.32%) JSP
10 34 (4.89%) OSGi
11 33 (4.74%) XSLT
11 33 (4.74%) JMS
12 31 (4.45%) WebSphere MQ
13 20 (2.87%) ASP.NET
14 18 (2.59%) iOS SDK
15 17 (2.44%) Struts
15 17 (2.44%) JSON
16 16 (2.30%) RESTful
17 15 (2.16%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 85 (12.21%) Computer Science
2 60 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (6.03%) Mathematics
4 42 (6.03%) N-Tier
5 34 (4.89%) Client/Server
6 31 (4.45%) Inversion of Control
6 31 (4.45%) SWIFT
7 23 (3.30%) PMI
8 15 (2.16%) DTV
8 15 (2.16%) Open Source
9 12 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.44%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.15%) Replication
12 7 (1.01%) W3C
12 7 (1.01%) User Experience
13 5 (0.72%) Social Media
13 5 (0.72%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.72%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 60 (8.62%) Windows
2 54 (7.76%) Linux
3 51 (7.33%) UNIX
4 26 (3.74%) Apple iOS
5 18 (2.59%) Android
6 17 (2.44%) Mac OS X
7 13 (1.87%) Solaris
8 12 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.44%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.29%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.15%) CentOS
11 8 (1.15%) AIX
11 8 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.72%) Fedora
12 5 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.29%) MVS
15 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (25.57%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (16.09%) Project Management
3 103 (14.80%) Scrum
4 69 (9.91%) TDD
5 63 (9.05%) PRINCE2
6 62 (8.91%) Unit Testing
7 61 (8.76%) ITIL
8 57 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 55 (7.90%) Business Analysis
10 54 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
11 52 (7.47%) Software Engineering
12 49 (7.04%) OO
13 45 (6.47%) UML
14 42 (6.03%) Change Management
15 40 (5.75%) Problem Management
16 39 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (5.32%) Mentoring
18 36 (5.17%) Line Management
18 36 (5.17%) Waterfall
19 34 (4.89%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 167 (23.99%) SQL
2 112 (16.09%) Java
3 65 (9.34%) C
4 43 (6.18%) JavaScript
5 31 (4.45%) C++
6 29 (4.17%) C#
7 26 (3.74%) T-SQL
8 25 (3.59%) PHP
9 16 (2.30%) PL/SQL
10 14 (2.01%) VBA
10 14 (2.01%) Python
11 12 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 11 (1.58%) Ruby
13 6 (0.86%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.86%) VB
14 5 (0.72%) Perl
14 5 (0.72%) PHP5
15 3 (0.43%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.43%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.29%) JCL
Qualifications
1 157 (22.56%) Degree
2 38 (5.46%) APMP
3 37 (5.32%) Security Cleared
4 27 (3.88%) SC Cleared
5 26 (3.74%) ISEB
6 24 (3.45%) PMI Certification
7 20 (2.87%) PMP
8 18 (2.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (1.44%) CISSP
10 9 (1.29%) CISA
11 8 (1.15%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.86%) CCNA
13 6 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 3 (0.43%) MCITP
14 3 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.43%) MCSE
15 2 (0.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.19%) QA
2 22 (3.16%) SLA
3 6 (0.86%) COBIT
4 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.29%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.29%) WCAG
6 2 (0.29%) WAI
7 1 (0.14%) COSO
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.57%) GPFS
4 3 (0.43%) NFS
4 3 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) vSphere
5 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.14%) Varnish
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.86%) Nagios
3 4 (0.57%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.57%) Opsview
4 3 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.43%) SCCM
5 2 (0.29%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.14%) WSUS
6 1 (0.14%) Puppet
6 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 114 (16.38%) Oracle
2 67 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 54 (7.76%) VMware
4 51 (7.33%) JBoss
5 44 (6.32%) IBM
6 38 (5.46%) Google
7 29 (4.17%) SAP
8 21 (3.02%) Cisco
9 16 (2.30%) Juniper
10 12 (1.72%) Business Objects
10 12 (1.72%) HP
10 12 (1.72%) F5
11 11 (1.58%) Red Hat
11 11 (1.58%) Sage
12 9 (1.29%) Citrix
13 7 (1.01%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.01%) Teradata
14 6 (0.86%) Twitter
15 5 (0.72%) Bloomberg
15 5 (0.72%) Adobe
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits, pension, bonus etc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days holiday, bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Salary: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + pension and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45800 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago