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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
England / South West
Rank 4 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1020 1056 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.56% 19.15% 18.75%
As % of the General category 59.13% 48.15% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 816 806 937
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,825 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
1725 2193 2188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.76% 39.77% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1755 1765
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,150 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +5 440 £50,000 +11.11% 93
Wiltshire +3 189 £42,500 - 15
Gloucestershire -6 159 £52,500 -0.94% 34
Dorset -7 90 £46,250 +8.82% 16
Somerset -2 73 £50,000 +33.33% 15
Devon +26 30 £33,000 +10.00% 12
Cornwall +2 8 £45,000 -
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 848 (42.85%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (25.01%) Telecoms
3 446 (22.54%) Java
4 444 (22.44%) SQL
5 366 (18.49%) .NET
6 345 (17.43%) JavaScript
7 344 (17.38%) Manufacturing
8 336 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
9 333 (16.83%) Marketing
10 323 (16.32%) C#
11 317 (16.02%) Project Management
12 316 (15.97%) HTML
13 313 (15.82%) SAP
14 311 (15.72%) Programme Management
15 292 (14.75%) Banking
16 270 (13.64%) Scrum
17 262 (13.24%) Retail
18 257 (12.99%) MVC
19 252 (12.73%) Digital Marketing
20 248 (12.53%) Electronics
20 248 (12.53%) Microsoft
21 247 (12.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
22 242 (12.23%) CSS
23 241 (12.18%) SQL Server
24 230 (11.62%) Degree
25 227 (11.47%) Oracle
26 213 (10.76%) Linux
27 210 (10.61%) AngularJS
28 205 (10.36%) TDD
29 194 (9.80%) ITIL

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 98 (4.95%) JBoss
2 63 (3.18%) Tomcat
3 60 (3.03%) Mule
4 54 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 50 (2.53%) Mule ESB
6 49 (2.48%) WebLogic
7 43 (2.17%) WebSphere
8 42 (2.12%) Apache
9 40 (2.02%) MS Exchange
10 36 (1.82%) CMS
11 35 (1.77%) Confluence
12 24 (1.21%) SAS
13 22 (1.11%) Alfresco
13 22 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
14 19 (0.96%) Apache Spark
14 19 (0.96%) Joomla!
15 16 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (0.71%) NServiceBus
16 14 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (0.61%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 148 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 71 (3.59%) MS Office
3 43 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (1.41%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.81%) MS Project
6 14 (0.71%) SPSS
7 8 (0.40%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.25%) InVision
9 4 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.10%) Gliffy
11 2 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.051%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 247 (12.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 48 (2.43%) Oracle EBS
3 33 (1.67%) Oracle ASCP
4 26 (1.31%) Unit4 Business World
5 20 (1.01%) SAP CO
5 20 (1.01%) SAP FI
5 20 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
6 19 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
7 17 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
8 16 (0.81%) SAP FI-AP
9 15 (0.76%) SAP BPC
9 15 (0.76%) SAP FI-AR
10 13 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
11 12 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
12 11 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
12 11 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
13 10 (0.51%) SAP SD
14 9 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
14 9 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
14 9 (0.45%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 120 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 111 (5.61%) SaaS
3 54 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 51 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
5 20 (1.01%) GitHub
6 11 (0.56%) Office 365
7 9 (0.45%) Lucidchart
8 6 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.30%) IaaS
8 6 (0.30%) PaaS
9 5 (0.25%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.15%) Heroku
11 3 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.051%) FinancialForce.com
13 1 (0.051%) Force.com
13 1 (0.051%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 56 (2.83%) Firewall
2 37 (1.87%) LAN
3 36 (1.82%) WAN
4 32 (1.62%) HTTP
5 31 (1.57%) FTP
5 31 (1.57%) Internet
5 31 (1.57%) TCP/IP
6 21 (1.06%) DNS
7 20 (1.01%) DHCP
8 18 (0.91%) SAN
9 17 (0.86%) VoIP
10 16 (0.81%) SSH
11 15 (0.76%) VPN
12 13 (0.66%) Network Security
12 13 (0.66%) SMS
13 11 (0.56%) Wireless
14 10 (0.51%) Intranet
14 10 (0.51%) Unified Communications
14 10 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (0.45%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 145 (7.33%) MongoDB
3 113 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 109 (5.51%) Big Data
5 63 (3.18%) MySQL
6 50 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 47 (2.37%) Relational Database
8 44 (2.22%) Oracle Database
9 42 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 41 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
11 35 (1.77%) Hadoop
12 28 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
13 25 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (1.16%) SAP BW
14 23 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 21 (1.06%) DB2
16 20 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
17 19 (0.96%) MS Access
17 19 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 129 (6.52%) JIRA
2 127 (6.42%) Git (software)
3 88 (4.45%) Jenkins
4 87 (4.40%) JUnit
5 71 (3.59%) Selenium
6 63 (3.18%) Maven
7 51 (2.58%) Cucumber
8 49 (2.48%) IntelliJ
9 46 (2.32%) Subversion
10 45 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 39 (1.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 32 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
13 20 (1.01%) Mockito
14 19 (0.96%) TeamCity
15 15 (0.76%) Bugzilla
16 14 (0.71%) Vagrant
17 13 (0.66%) Eclipse
17 13 (0.66%) Zephyr
18 12 (0.61%) Bitbucket
19 11 (0.56%) NuGet
General
1 495 (25.01%) Telecoms
2 344 (17.38%) Manufacturing
3 333 (16.83%) Marketing
4 292 (14.75%) Banking
5 262 (13.24%) Retail
6 248 (12.53%) Electronics
7 47 (2.37%) Games
8 45 (2.27%) Financial Institution
9 32 (1.62%) Online Betting
10 30 (1.52%) Legal
11 21 (1.06%) German Language
12 20 (1.01%) Investment Banking
13 17 (0.86%) Billing
14 15 (0.76%) Back Office
15 14 (0.71%) Aerospace
16 13 (0.66%) Advertising
17 11 (0.56%) General Ledger
17 11 (0.56%) Publishing
18 7 (0.35%) Military
18 7 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 590 (29.81%) Developer
2 349 (17.64%) Analyst
3 213 (10.76%) Java Developer
4 185 (9.35%) .NET Developer
5 164 (8.29%) Project Manager
6 149 (7.53%) Business Analyst
7 136 (6.87%) Architect
8 120 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 110 (5.56%) C# Developer
10 100 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
11 65 (3.28%) Consultant
11 65 (3.28%) Senior Java Developer
12 64 (3.23%) Lead Developer
13 61 (3.08%) Senior Manager
14 53 (2.68%) IT Manager
14 53 (2.68%) Software Developer
15 51 (2.58%) Administrator
16 49 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
17 45 (2.27%) Senior Project Manager
18 43 (2.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (18.49%) .NET
2 316 (15.97%) HTML
3 242 (12.23%) CSS
4 210 (10.61%) AngularJS
5 177 (8.94%) ASP.NET
5 177 (8.94%) Spring
6 171 (8.64%) Web Services
7 144 (7.28%) XML
8 137 (6.92%) REST
9 124 (6.27%) SOAP
10 115 (5.81%) HTML5
11 105 (5.31%) Hibernate
12 86 (4.35%) Spring MVC
13 84 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 84 (4.24%) jQuery
14 76 (3.84%) J2EE
14 76 (3.84%) JSON
14 76 (3.84%) Spring Integration
15 75 (3.79%) React
16 67 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 159 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (5.46%) Computer Science
3 83 (4.19%) Management Information System
4 62 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 61 (3.08%) Data Centre
6 58 (2.93%) User Experience
7 45 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
8 40 (2.02%) Mobile App
9 33 (1.67%) Statistics
10 32 (1.62%) Online Games
11 24 (1.21%) Fintech
12 21 (1.06%) Inversion of Control
13 19 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 19 (0.96%) N-Tier
14 17 (0.86%) Cyber Defence
14 17 (0.86%) Derivative
15 16 (0.81%) Virtual Team
16 15 (0.76%) AS400
16 15 (0.76%) iSeries
17 14 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 213 (10.76%) Linux
2 119 (6.01%) Windows
3 81 (4.09%) Unix
4 36 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 35 (1.77%) Windows Server
6 31 (1.57%) Android
7 25 (1.26%) AIX
8 14 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.66%) CentOS
9 13 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.20%) Solaris
14 3 (0.15%) Kali Linux
14 3 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 848 (42.85%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
3 317 (16.02%) Project Management
4 311 (15.72%) Programme Management
5 270 (13.64%) Scrum
6 257 (12.99%) MVC
7 252 (12.73%) Digital Marketing
8 205 (10.36%) TDD
9 194 (9.80%) ITIL
10 175 (8.84%) SDLC
11 170 (8.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 146 (7.38%) PRINCE2
13 145 (7.33%) E-Commerce
14 130 (6.57%) BDD
15 114 (5.76%) Software Engineering
16 112 (5.66%) Waterfall
17 107 (5.41%) Kanban
18 106 (5.36%) Mentoring
19 98 (4.95%) ERP
20 93 (4.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 446 (22.54%) Java
2 444 (22.44%) SQL
3 345 (17.43%) JavaScript
4 323 (16.32%) C#
5 108 (5.46%) Python
6 70 (3.54%) PHP
7 64 (3.23%) PL/SQL
8 47 (2.37%) C
9 46 (2.32%) PowerShell
9 46 (2.32%) T-SQL
10 41 (2.07%) C++
11 34 (1.72%) Ruby
12 31 (1.57%) VBA
13 28 (1.41%) Perl
14 25 (1.26%) Shell Script
15 24 (1.21%) Go
16 19 (0.96%) Bash Shell
17 16 (0.81%) Delphi
17 16 (0.81%) Pascal
18 15 (0.76%) RPG
Qualifications
1 230 (11.62%) Degree
2 161 (8.14%) Security Cleared
3 77 (3.89%) ISEB
4 75 (3.79%) SC Cleared
5 63 (3.18%) DV Cleared
6 46 (2.32%) ISTQB
7 42 (2.12%) CISSP
8 31 (1.57%) CISM
9 29 (1.47%) APMP
10 28 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 24 (1.21%) CISA
11 24 (1.21%) PMP
12 20 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
13 19 (0.96%) ACCA
14 18 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 17 (0.86%) PhD
15 17 (0.86%) PMI Certification
16 15 (0.76%) CEH
16 15 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (3.03%) QA
2 42 (2.12%) SLA
3 21 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.81%) COBIT
4 16 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.61%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.20%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.10%) GPG13
9 2 (0.10%) TickIT
9 2 (0.10%) WCAG
10 1 (0.051%) FATCA
10 1 (0.051%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.051%) SEPA
System Software
1 90 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (0.51%) Docker
5 8 (0.40%) Snort
6 6 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.25%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.25%) KVM
8 4 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.15%) NDS
9 3 (0.15%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.051%) Gluster
10 1 (0.051%) iptables
10 1 (0.051%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.051%) Squid
10 1 (0.051%) Xen
10 1 (0.051%) XenApp
10 1 (0.051%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (1.16%) Nagios
2 17 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.71%) Puppet
4 12 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.35%) Ansible
6 5 (0.25%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.20%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.20%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.15%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.15%) Nessus
8 3 (0.15%) RSA enVision
8 3 (0.15%) Rundeck
8 3 (0.15%) SCCM
8 3 (0.15%) SCOM
8 3 (0.15%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.10%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 313 (15.82%) SAP
2 248 (12.53%) Microsoft
3 227 (11.47%) Oracle
4 53 (2.68%) Apple
5 48 (2.43%) VMware
6 38 (1.92%) IBM
7 35 (1.77%) HP
8 25 (1.26%) Cadence
8 25 (1.26%) Cisco
9 23 (1.16%) Adobe
10 22 (1.11%) Red Hat
11 19 (0.96%) Citrix
11 19 (0.96%) Sitecore
12 17 (0.86%) Atlassian
13 15 (0.76%) Avaya
13 15 (0.76%) IFS
14 14 (0.71%) Google
15 13 (0.66%) EMC
16 12 (0.61%) Capita
16 12 (0.61%) TIBCO
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