The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 8 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 930 984 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.75% 16.86% 17.86%
As % of the General category 48.49% 47.15% 45.81%
Number of salaries quoted 756 785 886
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -4.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1918 2087 2377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.62% 35.75% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1612 1782
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Finance
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the South West region.

Finance Salary Trend in the South West

Finance
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in the South West

Finance
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +2 306 £45,000 +9.75% 50
Wiltshire +5 207 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Gloucestershire -6 195 £47,500 +18.75% 26
Dorset +1 79 £37,500 -30.23% 17
Somerset +7 69 £37,500 +10.29% 14
Devon +6 38 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Cornwall -9 3 £32,500 - 1
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Finance.

1 558 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
2 512 (25.37%) Telecoms
3 500 (24.78%) SQL
4 429 (21.26%) Banking
5 365 (18.09%) Java
6 344 (17.05%) Degree
7 343 (17.00%) SAP
8 342 (16.95%) SQL Server
9 332 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
10 316 (15.66%) Project Management
11 312 (15.46%) Programme Management
12 310 (15.36%) JavaScript
13 299 (14.82%) Microsoft
13 299 (14.82%) Manufacturing
14 295 (14.62%) Marketing
15 288 (14.27%) HTML
16 279 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
17 273 (13.53%) .NET
18 266 (13.18%) C#
19 261 (12.93%) CSS
20 256 (12.69%) Scrum
21 246 (12.19%) Electronics
22 243 (12.04%) Oracle
23 242 (11.99%) Digital Marketing
24 237 (11.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
25 232 (11.50%) Web Services
26 225 (11.15%) MVC
27 209 (10.36%) ITIL
28 195 (9.66%) Spring
29 188 (9.32%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 80 (3.96%) WebSphere
2 71 (3.52%) JBoss
3 66 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 65 (3.22%) Tomcat
5 57 (2.82%) MS Exchange
6 55 (2.73%) WebLogic
7 48 (2.38%) Apache
8 46 (2.28%) IIS
9 39 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 39 (1.93%) Mule
10 37 (1.83%) Alfresco
10 37 (1.83%) Joomla!
11 32 (1.59%) Mule ESB
11 32 (1.59%) SAS
12 30 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
13 25 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
14 24 (1.19%) Node.js
15 17 (0.84%) Apache Spark
16 16 (0.79%) MQSeries
17 13 (0.64%) Liferay
Applications
1 188 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 91 (4.51%) MS Office
3 48 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (1.98%) MS Project
5 31 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.74%) OmniGraffle
7 14 (0.69%) Photoshop
7 14 (0.69%) SPSS
8 7 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.050%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.050%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 237 (11.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (1.59%) SAP CO
2 32 (1.59%) SAP FI
2 32 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
3 28 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
4 27 (1.34%) Oracle ERP
5 26 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
6 21 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
7 17 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (0.64%) Oracle ASCP
9 12 (0.59%) Temenos T24
10 10 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
10 10 (0.50%) SAP Business One
11 9 (0.45%) SAP SD
12 7 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
12 7 (0.35%) SAP HR
12 7 (0.35%) SAP MM
12 7 (0.35%) SAP PS
13 6 (0.30%) Maximo
13 6 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 69 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (3.17%) SaaS
3 36 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (0.55%) IBM SmartCloud
6 8 (0.40%) GitHub
6 8 (0.40%) Office 365
7 6 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.25%) IaaS
8 5 (0.25%) PaaS
9 4 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.15%) Force.com
10 3 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.050%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.72%) TCP/IP
2 50 (2.48%) WAN
3 46 (2.28%) Internet
4 43 (2.13%) LAN
5 40 (1.98%) DNS
6 39 (1.93%) VPN
7 26 (1.29%) Firewall
8 21 (1.04%) HTTP
8 21 (1.04%) MPLS
9 20 (0.99%) DHCP
10 19 (0.94%) SSL
11 18 (0.89%) Intranet
12 15 (0.74%) OSPF
12 15 (0.74%) VLAN
12 15 (0.74%) Wireless
13 14 (0.69%) SAN
13 14 (0.69%) SSH
14 13 (0.64%) VoIP
15 12 (0.59%) BGP
15 12 (0.59%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 129 (6.39%) Relational Database
3 87 (4.31%) MongoDB
4 80 (3.96%) RDBMS
5 74 (3.67%) NoSQL
6 68 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
7 59 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 55 (2.73%) Oracle Database
8 55 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 45 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 41 (2.03%) Big Data
11 33 (1.64%) DB2
12 32 (1.59%) MySQL
13 31 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 31 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 27 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
15 26 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
16 24 (1.19%) MS Access
17 23 (1.14%) Hadoop
18 22 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 88 (4.36%) Maven
2 86 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 67 (3.32%) JUnit
4 66 (3.27%) Ant
5 64 (3.17%) Visual Studio
6 60 (2.97%) Subversion
7 59 (2.92%) JIRA
8 49 (2.43%) Eclipse
9 48 (2.38%) Jenkins
10 43 (2.13%) Selenium
11 41 (2.03%) Apache Ivy
12 40 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
13 27 (1.34%) Cucumber
14 24 (1.19%) IntelliJ
15 15 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
16 13 (0.64%) Axure RP
17 12 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 9 (0.45%) Artifactory
18 9 (0.45%) Mockito
18 9 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 512 (25.37%) Telecoms
2 429 (21.26%) Banking
3 299 (14.82%) Manufacturing
4 295 (14.62%) Marketing
5 246 (12.19%) Electronics
6 180 (8.92%) Retail
7 69 (3.42%) Investment Banking
8 31 (1.54%) Financial Institution
9 28 (1.39%) Legal
10 25 (1.24%) Advertising
11 24 (1.19%) Automotive
12 18 (0.89%) Billing
13 16 (0.79%) Back Office
14 15 (0.74%) Aerospace
14 15 (0.74%) Multimedia
15 7 (0.35%) French Language
15 7 (0.35%) Law
15 7 (0.35%) Military
16 6 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 521 (25.82%) Developer
2 412 (20.42%) Analyst
3 186 (9.22%) Project Manager
4 174 (8.62%) Java Developer
5 129 (6.39%) .NET Developer
6 114 (5.65%) Business Analyst
7 104 (5.15%) Senior Developer
8 92 (4.56%) Architect
9 89 (4.41%) C# Developer
10 85 (4.21%) Consultant
11 79 (3.91%) Support Analyst
12 72 (3.57%) Applications Support
13 69 (3.42%) IT Manager
14 68 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
15 56 (2.78%) Senior Manager
16 55 (2.73%) DBA
17 53 (2.63%) Administrator
18 51 (2.53%) Senior Java Developer
19 48 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
20 47 (2.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (14.27%) HTML
2 273 (13.53%) .NET
3 261 (12.93%) CSS
4 232 (11.50%) Web Services
5 195 (9.66%) Spring
6 173 (8.57%) XML
7 158 (7.83%) ASP.NET
8 140 (6.94%) Hibernate
9 128 (6.34%) jQuery
9 128 (6.34%) SOAP
10 122 (6.05%) AngularJS
11 117 (5.80%) HTML5
12 101 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 88 (4.36%) JPA
14 79 (3.91%) J2EE
15 71 (3.52%) JSON
16 69 (3.42%) Spring MVC
17 68 (3.37%) REST
18 60 (2.97%) CSS3
19 59 (2.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 279 (13.83%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (7.73%) Computer Science
3 87 (4.31%) User Experience
4 81 (4.01%) Management Information System
5 76 (3.77%) Data Centre
6 48 (2.38%) SWIFT
7 43 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 35 (1.73%) Mathematics
9 33 (1.64%) RIA
10 31 (1.54%) Hedge funds
11 27 (1.34%) Credit Risk
11 27 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
12 25 (1.24%) Security Operations Centre
12 25 (1.24%) Statistics
13 21 (1.04%) N-Tier
14 20 (0.99%) Mainframe
14 20 (0.99%) PKI
15 19 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 16 (0.79%) iPad
17 15 (0.74%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 180 (8.92%) Windows
2 161 (7.98%) Linux
3 97 (4.81%) Unix
4 65 (3.22%) Windows Server
5 49 (2.43%) Apple iOS
6 47 (2.33%) Android
7 44 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (1.59%) Windows 7
9 24 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (0.79%) AIX
10 16 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.50%) zOS
12 8 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.25%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.25%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.20%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.20%) Solaris
15 3 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 558 (27.65%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
3 316 (15.66%) Project Management
4 312 (15.46%) Programme Management
5 256 (12.69%) Scrum
6 242 (11.99%) Digital Marketing
7 225 (11.15%) MVC
8 209 (10.36%) ITIL
9 167 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 149 (7.38%) TDD
11 143 (7.09%) E-Commerce
11 143 (7.09%) PRINCE2
12 119 (5.90%) Service Delivery
13 117 (5.80%) SDLC
13 117 (5.80%) Web Development
14 116 (5.75%) Software Engineering
15 112 (5.55%) OO
16 111 (5.50%) Analytics
17 108 (5.35%) Business Analysis
18 104 (5.15%) UML
Programming Languages
1 500 (24.78%) SQL
2 365 (18.09%) Java
3 310 (15.36%) JavaScript
4 266 (13.18%) C#
5 85 (4.21%) C
6 75 (3.72%) C++
7 74 (3.67%) T-SQL
8 68 (3.37%) PHP
8 68 (3.37%) Python
9 62 (3.07%) PowerShell
10 44 (2.18%) PL/SQL
11 37 (1.83%) Ruby
12 32 (1.59%) Shell Script
13 31 (1.54%) VBA
14 30 (1.49%) VB.NET
15 20 (0.99%) R
16 19 (0.94%) VB
17 18 (0.89%) Perl
18 15 (0.74%) MATLAB
18 15 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 344 (17.05%) Degree
2 172 (8.52%) Security Cleared
3 95 (4.71%) SC Cleared
4 57 (2.82%) ISEB
5 43 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 42 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 37 (1.83%) CISSP
8 32 (1.59%) DV Cleared
8 32 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 31 (1.54%) APMP
9 31 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
9 31 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 28 (1.39%) PMI Certification
11 27 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
11 27 (1.34%) PhD
12 23 (1.14%) PMP
13 19 (0.94%) CISM
14 13 (0.64%) CCNA
15 12 (0.59%) AAT
15 12 (0.59%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (5.15%) QA
2 78 (3.87%) SLA
3 28 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.04%) COBIT
4 21 (1.04%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.94%) Data Quality
6 17 (0.84%) ISO15022
6 17 (0.84%) ISO20022
7 9 (0.45%) ISO27002
8 6 (0.30%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (0.25%) P3O
10 4 (0.20%) Basel II
10 4 (0.20%) Basel III
10 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
11 3 (0.15%) MISRA
11 3 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.099%) EMIR
12 2 (0.099%) SDET
System Software
1 99 (4.91%) Active Directory
2 35 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.49%) XenApp
4 21 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
5 17 (0.84%) vSphere
6 10 (0.50%) Docker
6 10 (0.50%) Time Sharing Option
7 6 (0.30%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.099%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.099%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.050%) etcd
10 1 (0.050%) Gluster
10 1 (0.050%) iptables
10 1 (0.050%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.050%) KVM
10 1 (0.050%) Samba
10 1 (0.050%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (0.94%) Nagios
2 18 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 18 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (0.79%) NetBackup
3 16 (0.79%) Tivoli
4 11 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (0.55%) SCCM
5 10 (0.50%) WSUS
6 9 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.45%) Puppet
7 8 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (0.25%) SCOM
8 5 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 5 (0.25%) Tivoli NetView
9 4 (0.20%) Ansible
9 4 (0.20%) Nessus
9 4 (0.20%) ZENworks
10 3 (0.15%) CA Service Virtualization
10 3 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.099%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 343 (17.00%) SAP
2 299 (14.82%) Microsoft
3 243 (12.04%) Oracle
4 83 (4.11%) IBM
5 70 (3.47%) VMware
6 58 (2.87%) Citrix
7 50 (2.48%) Adobe
8 48 (2.38%) HP
9 43 (2.13%) Cisco
10 36 (1.78%) Apple
11 28 (1.39%) Juniper
12 25 (1.24%) NetApp
13 23 (1.14%) Intel Security
14 22 (1.09%) Bloomberg
14 22 (1.09%) Reuters
15 18 (0.89%) Google
15 18 (0.89%) Sybase
16 16 (0.79%) Sony
16 16 (0.79%) Symantec
17 15 (0.74%) Informatica
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £56104 - £68484 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Discount
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £46625 - £57640 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Merkle DBG
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 5 days ago