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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 388 379 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.07% 21.58% 18.62%
As % of the General category 56.98% 45.72% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 303 284 263
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
681 829 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.23% 47.21% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 503 616 531
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 23 January 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Bristol

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 190 (25.96%) Banking
2 183 (25.00%) SQL
3 167 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (18.31%) Oracle
5 127 (17.35%) Degree
6 109 (14.89%) Retail
7 100 (13.66%) Business Intelligence
8 97 (13.25%) SQL Server
8 97 (13.25%) Project Management
8 97 (13.25%) Telecoms
9 90 (12.30%) Java
10 79 (10.79%) Microsoft
11 74 (10.11%) Scrum
12 72 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
12 72 (9.84%) QA
13 69 (9.43%) PRINCE2
13 69 (9.43%) Spring
14 68 (9.29%) JavaScript
15 67 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
16 66 (9.02%) MS Excel
17 63 (8.61%) Computer Science
18 61 (8.33%) XML
19 60 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
20 59 (8.06%) HTML
21 57 (7.79%) Business Analysis
21 57 (7.79%) Software Testing
22 54 (7.38%) ITIL
23 52 (7.10%) Software Engineering
24 51 (6.97%) ISEB
25 50 (6.83%) .NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 34 (4.64%) WebLogic
2 31 (4.23%) JBoss
2 31 (4.23%) WebSphere
3 21 (2.87%) MS Exchange
4 17 (2.32%) SAS
5 16 (2.19%) PowerExchange
6 15 (2.05%) Apache ServiceMix
7 12 (1.64%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.37%) Lync
9 9 (1.23%) Alfresco
9 9 (1.23%) Joomla!
10 8 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
11 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.82%) WordPress
13 5 (0.68%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.68%) CMS
14 4 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.55%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
15 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 66 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.78%) MS Office
3 31 (4.23%) MS Project
4 15 (2.05%) Photoshop
5 10 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.09%) NASTRAN
7 6 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.55%) CATIA
9 3 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.41%) SPSS
9 3 (0.41%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.27%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 22 (3.01%) Oracle Financials
1 22 (3.01%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (2.87%) Oracle General Ledger
3 14 (1.91%) Oracle Receivables
4 12 (1.64%) SAP CO
4 12 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (1.64%) SAP FI
5 10 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (1.09%) Agresso
7 8 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
8 7 (0.96%) Oracle iProcurement
8 7 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.96%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.14%) Sage 200
10 1 (0.14%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.09%) SaaS
2 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.41%) Office 365
4 2 (0.27%) IaaS
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.60%) Internet
2 18 (2.46%) Firewall
3 12 (1.64%) Wireless
3 12 (1.64%) LAN
4 10 (1.37%) Network Security
5 9 (1.23%) VPN
6 8 (1.09%) DNS
6 8 (1.09%) WAN
7 5 (0.68%) DHCP
7 5 (0.68%) SAN
7 5 (0.68%) MPLS
8 4 (0.55%) IPv6
8 4 (0.55%) Wireshark
8 4 (0.55%) 4G
9 3 (0.41%) LTE
9 3 (0.41%) SMTP
9 3 (0.41%) SSL
9 3 (0.41%) LDAP
9 3 (0.41%) IPsec
10 2 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 72 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (4.64%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (3.69%) RDBMS
6 26 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (3.42%) MySQL
8 24 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (2.46%) MS Access
10 13 (1.78%) DB2
11 12 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (1.50%) MongoDB
12 11 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (1.37%) Base SAS
14 9 (1.23%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.09%) OLAP
16 7 (0.96%) Oracle Discoverer
16 7 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
18 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 47 (6.42%) JUnit
2 45 (6.15%) Selenium
3 44 (6.01%) Eclipse
4 29 (3.96%) Eclipse RCP
4 29 (3.96%) Git (software)
5 27 (3.69%) Maven
6 23 (3.14%) Ant
7 17 (2.32%) Jenkins
8 15 (2.05%) Visual Studio
9 13 (1.78%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (1.37%) Subversion
10 10 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (1.37%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.96%) SoapUI
12 6 (0.82%) Apache Ivy
13 5 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (0.68%) JBehave
14 3 (0.41%) Axure RP
14 3 (0.41%) WebDriver
14 3 (0.41%) Android Studio
General
1 190 (25.96%) Banking
2 109 (14.89%) Retail
3 97 (13.25%) Telecoms
4 46 (6.28%) Legal
5 37 (5.05%) Manufacturing
6 30 (4.10%) Aerospace
7 29 (3.96%) French Language
8 28 (3.83%) Marketing
8 28 (3.83%) General Ledger
9 17 (2.32%) Financial Institution
10 15 (2.05%) Back Office
11 14 (1.91%) Law
12 13 (1.78%) Games
13 10 (1.37%) Electronics
13 10 (1.37%) Advertising
14 7 (0.96%) Military
15 5 (0.68%) Automotive
15 5 (0.68%) Retail Banking
16 4 (0.55%) Private Banking
17 3 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 177 (24.18%) Analyst
2 128 (17.49%) Developer
3 74 (10.11%) Business Analyst
4 60 (8.20%) Project Manager
5 48 (6.56%) Consultant
6 46 (6.28%) Architect
7 38 (5.19%) Software Engineer
8 33 (4.51%) Java Developer
9 29 (3.96%) Java Software Engineer
10 28 (3.83%) Senior Analyst
11 27 (3.69%) Junior
12 26 (3.55%) .NET Developer
13 24 (3.28%) Designer
14 22 (3.01%) Data Analyst
15 21 (2.87%) Test Engineer
15 21 (2.87%) Administrator
16 20 (2.73%) Senior Developer
16 20 (2.73%) Test Analyst
17 19 (2.60%) Tester
18 17 (2.32%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (9.43%) Spring
2 61 (8.33%) XML
3 59 (8.06%) HTML
4 50 (6.83%) .NET
5 46 (6.28%) CSS
6 41 (5.60%) J2EE
7 35 (4.78%) Web Services
8 29 (3.96%) GWT
9 28 (3.83%) jQuery
10 26 (3.55%) ASP.NET
10 26 (3.55%) XSLT
10 26 (3.55%) JSP
11 24 (3.28%) Servlets
11 24 (3.28%) Hibernate
12 19 (2.60%) Struts
13 17 (2.32%) JMS
14 16 (2.19%) Velocity
15 15 (2.05%) HTML5
15 15 (2.05%) OSGi
15 15 (2.05%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (8.61%) Computer Science
3 22 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (2.87%) Client/Server
5 17 (2.32%) N-Tier
6 16 (2.19%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
7 15 (2.05%) SWIFT
7 15 (2.05%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.91%) PMI
8 14 (1.91%) Open Source
9 12 (1.64%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.37%) DTV
10 10 (1.37%) Blackberry
10 10 (1.37%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.37%) RIA
11 8 (1.09%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.96%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.82%) IVR
13 6 (0.82%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 46 (6.28%) Windows
2 30 (4.10%) UNIX
3 23 (3.14%) Linux
4 20 (2.73%) Android
5 19 (2.60%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.23%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.09%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.55%) Fedora
9 4 (0.55%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.55%) CentOS
10 3 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
10 3 (0.41%) MVS
11 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (13.66%) Business Intelligence
3 97 (13.25%) Project Management
4 74 (10.11%) Scrum
5 69 (9.43%) PRINCE2
6 60 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 57 (7.79%) Business Analysis
7 57 (7.79%) Software Testing
8 54 (7.38%) ITIL
9 52 (7.10%) Software Engineering
10 49 (6.69%) Unit Testing
11 45 (6.15%) ETL
12 44 (6.01%) Validation
12 44 (6.01%) TDD
13 36 (4.92%) Risk Management
14 35 (4.78%) Line Management
15 34 (4.64%) Change Management
16 33 (4.51%) MVC
16 33 (4.51%) Problem Management
17 32 (4.37%) UML
Programming Languages
1 183 (25.00%) SQL
2 90 (12.30%) Java
3 68 (9.29%) JavaScript
4 38 (5.19%) C#
5 29 (3.96%) C++
6 28 (3.83%) T-SQL
7 23 (3.14%) PL/SQL
8 22 (3.01%) VB.NET
9 20 (2.73%) VBA
10 16 (2.19%) PHP
11 15 (2.05%) C
12 10 (1.37%) Python
13 8 (1.09%) VB
13 8 (1.09%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.96%) Ruby
15 5 (0.68%) PHP5
16 4 (0.55%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.55%) Fortran
17 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.41%) JCL
Qualifications
1 127 (17.35%) Degree
2 51 (6.97%) ISEB
3 47 (6.42%) Security Cleared
4 40 (5.46%) SC Cleared
5 33 (4.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 30 (4.10%) APMP
7 23 (3.14%) ISTQB
8 22 (3.01%) PMP
8 22 (3.01%) PMI Certification
9 12 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.55%) PhD
11 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.55%) CISSP
12 3 (0.41%) CISMP
13 2 (0.27%) CEH
13 2 (0.27%) GIAC
13 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.27%) CCNA
13 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (9.84%) QA
2 20 (2.73%) SLA
3 5 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.41%) NFS
4 2 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.14%) Firmware
5 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (1.37%) SCCM
2 9 (1.23%) SCOM
3 6 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.27%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.27%) Puppet
5 1 (0.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 134 (18.31%) Oracle
2 79 (10.79%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.46%) SAP
4 32 (4.37%) VMware
5 20 (2.73%) IBM
6 18 (2.46%) Informatica
7 17 (2.32%) Cisco
8 15 (2.05%) Google
9 14 (1.91%) Teradata
10 12 (1.64%) Business Objects
10 12 (1.64%) Adobe
11 11 (1.50%) F5
11 11 (1.50%) Juniper
12 10 (1.37%) ION Trading
12 10 (1.37%) Citrix
13 9 (1.23%) McAfee
14 7 (0.96%) HP
15 6 (0.82%) Tableau
16 5 (0.68%) Dell
16 5 (0.68%) GoldenSource
Bristol, Avon
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Optimus Search
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Optimus Search
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits, Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + bonus + health + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 3 days ago