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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 6 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 273 308 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.39% 19.17% 18.07%
As % of the General category 42.52% 45.83% 47.45%
Number of salaries quoted 205 259 244
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,250
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
642 672 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.19% 41.82% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 458 547 504
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £56,250
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 20 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 172 (24.89%) SQL
2 165 (23.88%) Degree
3 128 (18.52%) Project Management
4 121 (17.51%) Java
5 112 (16.21%) Banking
6 110 (15.92%) Oracle
7 104 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
8 103 (14.91%) Scrum
9 91 (13.17%) SQL Server
10 89 (12.88%) Telecoms
11 87 (12.59%) Computer Science
12 79 (11.43%) XML
13 72 (10.42%) Spring
14 67 (9.70%) C
15 65 (9.41%) TDD
16 63 (9.12%) Retail
16 63 (9.12%) Unit Testing
17 60 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
17 60 (8.68%) MS Excel
17 60 (8.68%) Microsoft
18 59 (8.54%) PRINCE2
18 59 (8.54%) Software Engineering
19 58 (8.39%) ITIL
19 58 (8.39%) QA
20 57 (8.25%) Windows
21 56 (8.10%) HTML
21 56 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
21 56 (8.10%) WebSphere
22 55 (7.96%) VMware
23 54 (7.81%) Eclipse

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 56 (8.10%) WebSphere
2 54 (7.81%) WebLogic
3 31 (4.49%) Apache ServiceMix
4 19 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 15 (2.17%) SAS
6 9 (1.30%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.16%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.01%) CMS
9 6 (0.87%) Apache
9 6 (0.87%) MS Project Server
10 5 (0.72%) IIS
11 4 (0.58%) Joomla!
11 4 (0.58%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.29%) TeamSite
13 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 60 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 42 (6.08%) MS Office
3 36 (5.21%) MS Project
4 15 (2.17%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.87%) SPSS
6 5 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.58%) FastStats
8 1 (0.14%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) Simulink
8 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (2.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (2.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 15 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 15 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
4 15 (2.17%) Oracle Assets
5 14 (2.03%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 14 (2.03%) Oracle Cash Management
5 14 (2.03%) Oracle iProcurement
6 11 (1.59%) Sage 200
7 8 (1.16%) JDE OneWorld
8 7 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.72%) WebTrends
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.58%) Agresso
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.43%) SAP InfiniteInsight
12 2 (0.29%) SAP BPC
12 2 (0.29%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.16%) SaaS
2 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.58%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.60%) Firewall
2 11 (1.59%) SAN
3 9 (1.30%) LAN
3 9 (1.30%) Internet
3 9 (1.30%) 4G
4 8 (1.16%) Wireless
4 8 (1.16%) SMS
5 7 (1.01%) OSPF
5 7 (1.01%) Network Security
6 5 (0.72%) MPLS
6 5 (0.72%) DHCP
6 5 (0.72%) Intranet
7 4 (0.58%) DNS
7 4 (0.58%) LDAP
7 4 (0.58%) SIGTRAN
7 4 (0.58%) iSCSI
7 4 (0.58%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.43%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (0.43%) LTE
8 3 (0.43%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.81%) Relational Database
3 47 (6.80%) RDBMS
4 27 (3.91%) MySQL
5 26 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
10 14 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.30%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.01%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (0.72%) Informix
14 4 (0.58%) OLAP
14 4 (0.58%) Spotfire
14 4 (0.58%) QlikView
14 4 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.43%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 54 (7.81%) Eclipse
2 50 (7.24%) Eclipse RCP
3 49 (7.09%) JUnit
4 39 (5.64%) Ant
5 26 (3.76%) Maven
6 24 (3.47%) Git (software)
7 22 (3.18%) Jenkins
8 13 (1.88%) Selenium
9 11 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
11 9 (1.30%) LoadRunner
12 8 (1.16%) Visual Studio
13 7 (1.01%) MSI
14 5 (0.72%) Subversion
14 5 (0.72%) Cucumber
15 4 (0.58%) WATIR
15 4 (0.58%) WebDriver
15 4 (0.58%) Apache Ivy
15 4 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (0.58%) JMeter
General
1 112 (16.21%) Banking
2 89 (12.88%) Telecoms
3 63 (9.12%) Retail
4 49 (7.09%) French Language
5 47 (6.80%) Marketing
6 45 (6.51%) Legal
7 34 (4.92%) Manufacturing
8 18 (2.60%) Games
9 17 (2.46%) Financial Institution
10 16 (2.32%) Electronics
11 13 (1.88%) Automotive
11 13 (1.88%) Law
12 11 (1.59%) General Ledger
13 9 (1.30%) Back Office
14 8 (1.16%) Advertising
15 6 (0.87%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.87%) Military
15 6 (0.87%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.72%) Billing
16 5 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (26.92%) Analyst
2 116 (16.79%) Developer
3 94 (13.60%) Project Manager
4 79 (11.43%) Business Analyst
5 44 (6.37%) Architect
6 41 (5.93%) Consultant
7 35 (5.07%) Software Engineer
7 35 (5.07%) Java Software Engineer
8 30 (4.34%) Junior
9 26 (3.76%) Java Developer
10 24 (3.47%) Administrator
11 23 (3.33%) Test Analyst
12 21 (3.04%) Systems Analyst
12 21 (3.04%) Senior Analyst
13 20 (2.89%) Support Analyst
14 19 (2.75%) Senior Developer
14 19 (2.75%) Graduate
15 17 (2.46%) Team Leader
16 16 (2.32%) IT Project Manager
16 16 (2.32%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (11.43%) XML
2 72 (10.42%) Spring
3 56 (8.10%) HTML
4 52 (7.53%) GWT
5 50 (7.24%) J2EE
6 45 (6.51%) .NET
7 41 (5.93%) Servlets
8 38 (5.50%) JSP
9 37 (5.35%) CSS
10 35 (5.07%) JMS
10 35 (5.07%) Web Services
11 34 (4.92%) XSLT
12 33 (4.78%) WebSphere MQ
13 31 (4.49%) OSGi
14 21 (3.04%) ASP.NET
15 18 (2.60%) iOS SDK
16 17 (2.46%) RESTful
16 17 (2.46%) Struts
16 17 (2.46%) JSON
17 16 (2.32%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 87 (12.59%) Computer Science
2 51 (7.38%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (6.37%) N-Tier
4 40 (5.79%) Mathematics
5 36 (5.21%) Client/Server
6 33 (4.78%) Inversion of Control
6 33 (4.78%) SWIFT
7 16 (2.32%) PMI
7 16 (2.32%) DTV
7 16 (2.32%) Open Source
8 14 (2.03%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.74%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.16%) Replication
11 7 (1.01%) Mobile App
12 6 (0.87%) W3C
12 6 (0.87%) Statistics
13 5 (0.72%) iPhone
14 4 (0.58%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.58%) Credit Risk
14 4 (0.58%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 57 (8.25%) Windows
2 53 (7.67%) UNIX
2 53 (7.67%) Linux
3 26 (3.76%) Apple iOS
4 16 (2.32%) Mac OS X
5 15 (2.17%) Android
6 13 (1.88%) Solaris
7 11 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.30%) AIX
9 8 (1.16%) CentOS
9 8 (1.16%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.01%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.72%) Fedora
13 4 (0.58%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (18.52%) Project Management
2 104 (15.05%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (14.91%) Scrum
4 65 (9.41%) TDD
5 63 (9.12%) Unit Testing
6 60 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 59 (8.54%) PRINCE2
7 59 (8.54%) Software Engineering
8 58 (8.39%) ITIL
9 56 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
10 52 (7.53%) OO
11 50 (7.24%) Business Analysis
12 45 (6.51%) UML
13 39 (5.64%) Problem Management
14 37 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (5.35%) Waterfall
15 36 (5.21%) Data Analysis
16 35 (5.07%) Change Management
17 34 (4.92%) CRM
18 27 (3.91%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 172 (24.89%) SQL
2 121 (17.51%) Java
3 67 (9.70%) C
4 41 (5.93%) JavaScript
5 32 (4.63%) C++
6 28 (4.05%) T-SQL
7 27 (3.91%) C#
7 27 (3.91%) PHP
8 15 (2.17%) VBA
9 13 (1.88%) Python
9 13 (1.88%) Objective-C
10 12 (1.74%) PL/SQL
11 10 (1.45%) Ruby
12 6 (0.87%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.87%) VB
13 5 (0.72%) PHP5
14 4 (0.58%) Perl
15 3 (0.43%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.43%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 165 (23.88%) Degree
2 35 (5.07%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.05%) ISEB
4 27 (3.91%) SC Cleared
5 26 (3.76%) APMP
6 17 (2.46%) PMI Certification
7 15 (2.17%) CISSP
8 13 (1.88%) CISA
8 13 (1.88%) PMP
9 12 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 10 (1.45%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (0.87%) CCNA
11 6 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.43%) ACCA
14 3 (0.43%) MBA
14 3 (0.43%) MCSE
14 3 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.39%) QA
2 20 (2.89%) SLA
3 5 (0.72%) COBIT
4 4 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.29%) WCAG
6 2 (0.29%) WAI
7 1 (0.14%) COSO
System Software
1 47 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.58%) GPFS
4 2 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) vSphere
5 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.14%) Varnish
5 1 (0.14%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (1.01%) Nagios
3 4 (0.58%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.58%) Opsview
4 3 (0.43%) SCCM
5 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.14%) Puppet
5 1 (0.14%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 110 (15.92%) Oracle
2 60 (8.68%) Microsoft
3 55 (7.96%) VMware
4 54 (7.81%) JBoss
5 46 (6.66%) IBM
6 40 (5.79%) Google
7 30 (4.34%) SAP
8 18 (2.60%) Cisco
9 14 (2.03%) Citrix
10 13 (1.88%) Juniper
11 12 (1.74%) HP
11 12 (1.74%) Red Hat
12 11 (1.59%) Sage
12 11 (1.59%) Business Objects
13 9 (1.30%) F5
14 7 (1.01%) LANDesk
14 7 (1.01%) Altiris
15 6 (0.87%) CheckPoint
16 5 (0.72%) Bloomberg
16 5 (0.72%) Sybase
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Salary: £16000 to £18000 per annum - commission OTE yr 1 £35-50K
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Medical, 28days hol
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Everything Everywhere
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
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Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Arrows Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £82000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
RSG
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Plus excellent bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
RSG
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + commission, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £68500 per annum + car allowance, bonus, benefits
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The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb beneifts
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Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
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