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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 9 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 957 1148 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.01% 19.42% 17.37%
As % of the General category 50.03% 48.32% 47.17%
Number of salaries quoted 781 909 843
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,450 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1913 2376 2283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.00% 40.20% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1880 1743
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 26 August 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 26 August 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 0 307 £45,000 +8.43% 84
Wiltshire -1 180 £47,500 +5.26% 17
Gloucestershire -12 169 £50,000 +19.04% 30
Dorset -1 122 £40,000 -11.11% 21
Somerset -3 85 £50,000 +26.58% 11
Devon -4 39 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Cornwall -11 9 £52,500 +50.00%
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 575 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
2 465 (24.64%) SQL
3 402 (21.30%) Telecoms
4 359 (19.02%) SAP
5 341 (18.07%) JavaScript
6 333 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 322 (17.06%) HTML
8 320 (16.96%) Java
9 292 (15.47%) CSS
9 292 (15.47%) Project Management
10 291 (15.42%) Programme Management
11 289 (15.32%) Degree
12 287 (15.21%) C#
13 283 (15.00%) .NET
14 278 (14.73%) Manufacturing
15 275 (14.57%) SQL Server
16 272 (14.41%) Marketing
17 242 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
18 240 (12.72%) Microsoft
19 225 (11.92%) Electronics
20 222 (11.76%) Oracle
20 222 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
21 217 (11.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
22 212 (11.23%) MVC
23 203 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
24 198 (10.49%) Scrum
25 197 (10.44%) Banking
26 182 (9.64%) Retail
26 182 (9.64%) Security Cleared
27 180 (9.54%) ASP.NET

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 79 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 69 (3.66%) JBoss
2 69 (3.66%) Tomcat
3 61 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 45 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 42 (2.23%) SAS
6 40 (2.12%) MS Exchange
6 40 (2.12%) Mule
7 38 (2.01%) Apache
8 36 (1.91%) Apache Spark
9 32 (1.70%) Mule ESB
10 28 (1.48%) Alfresco
11 26 (1.38%) IIS
11 26 (1.38%) Joomla!
12 24 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
13 21 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
14 20 (1.06%) Apache Pig
15 19 (1.01%) Confluence
16 18 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
17 17 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 147 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 66 (3.50%) MS Office
3 33 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 22 (1.17%) MS Project
5 22 (1.17%) SPSS
6 15 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.26%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.053%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.053%) InVision
10 1 (0.053%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 217 (11.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 51 (2.70%) SAP CO
2 51 (2.70%) SAP FI
2 51 (2.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 32 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
4 18 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
4 18 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
4 18 (0.95%) Oracle Receivables
4 18 (0.95%) SAP Business One
5 17 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
6 16 (0.85%) SAP SD
7 14 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
8 13 (0.69%) Oracle ASCP
8 13 (0.69%) SAP MM
9 12 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
10 11 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
10 11 (0.58%) Maximo
10 11 (0.58%) SAP HR
10 11 (0.58%) WebTrends
11 10 (0.53%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 88 (4.66%) SaaS
2 55 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
4 23 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.58%) GitHub
6 10 (0.53%) Office 365
7 6 (0.32%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.11%) IaaS
9 2 (0.11%) PaaS
9 2 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.053%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.053%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.053%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.053%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.01%) Internet
2 32 (1.70%) Firewall
3 30 (1.59%) LAN
4 28 (1.48%) WAN
5 26 (1.38%) DNS
6 25 (1.32%) HTTP
6 25 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 22 (1.17%) VLAN
8 21 (1.11%) DHCP
8 21 (1.11%) SAN
8 21 (1.11%) VPN
9 19 (1.01%) Intranet
10 15 (0.79%) SSH
11 12 (0.64%) NAS
11 12 (0.64%) Network Security
11 12 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (0.58%) MPLS
12 11 (0.58%) OSPF
13 10 (0.53%) FTP
14 9 (0.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.46%) MongoDB
3 72 (3.82%) Relational Database
4 69 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 59 (3.13%) Big Data
6 51 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
7 47 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (2.44%) Oracle Database
9 45 (2.38%) MySQL
10 42 (2.23%) Hadoop
11 41 (2.17%) RDBMS
12 40 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 34 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (1.75%) Data Mining
15 32 (1.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 30 (1.59%) Apache Hive
17 29 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
18 26 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
19 23 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
19 23 (1.22%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 85 (4.50%) Git (software)
2 67 (3.55%) JIRA
3 64 (3.39%) JUnit
4 62 (3.29%) Maven
5 53 (2.81%) Subversion
6 45 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 44 (2.33%) Jenkins
8 43 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 37 (1.96%) Visual Studio
10 34 (1.80%) IntelliJ
11 32 (1.70%) Ant
12 27 (1.43%) Selenium
13 25 (1.32%) NuGet
14 24 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 23 (1.22%) Cucumber
16 20 (1.06%) Apache Ivy
17 16 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
18 15 (0.79%) Zephyr
19 13 (0.69%) Axure RP
19 13 (0.69%) Mockito
General
1 402 (21.30%) Telecoms
2 278 (14.73%) Manufacturing
3 272 (14.41%) Marketing
4 225 (11.92%) Electronics
5 197 (10.44%) Banking
6 182 (9.64%) Retail
7 41 (2.17%) Games
8 36 (1.91%) Legal
9 30 (1.59%) Online Betting
10 25 (1.32%) Financial Institution
11 17 (0.90%) Advertising
11 17 (0.90%) Billing
12 13 (0.69%) Aerospace
13 12 (0.64%) Automotive
14 11 (0.58%) Back Office
14 11 (0.58%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.48%) German Language
16 8 (0.42%) General Ledger
17 7 (0.37%) Military
17 7 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 538 (28.51%) Developer
2 370 (19.61%) Analyst
3 203 (10.76%) Project Manager
4 156 (8.27%) .NET Developer
5 152 (8.06%) Business Analyst
6 145 (7.68%) Java Developer
7 129 (6.84%) Senior Developer
8 94 (4.98%) C# Developer
9 90 (4.77%) Architect
10 83 (4.40%) Consultant
11 81 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
12 75 (3.97%) IT Manager
13 52 (2.76%) Senior Manager
14 51 (2.70%) Programme Manager
15 48 (2.54%) Senior Java Developer
16 45 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
16 45 (2.38%) Data Analyst
16 45 (2.38%) Senior .NET Developer
17 44 (2.33%) IT Project Manager
17 44 (2.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 322 (17.06%) HTML
2 292 (15.47%) CSS
3 283 (15.00%) .NET
4 180 (9.54%) ASP.NET
5 178 (9.43%) Web Services
6 145 (7.68%) XML
7 144 (7.63%) Spring
8 139 (7.37%) AngularJS
9 129 (6.84%) HTML5
10 111 (5.88%) Hibernate
11 108 (5.72%) jQuery
12 107 (5.67%) SOAP
13 85 (4.50%) REST
14 82 (4.35%) JPA
15 79 (4.19%) JSON
16 77 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
17 68 (3.60%) Node.js
18 65 (3.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 62 (3.29%) ASP.NET Web API
20 60 (3.18%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 242 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (7.47%) Computer Science
3 94 (4.98%) Management Information System
4 60 (3.18%) Data Centre
5 57 (3.02%) User Experience
6 34 (1.80%) Statistics
7 30 (1.59%) Mathematics
7 30 (1.59%) Online Games
8 28 (1.48%) Virtual Team
9 25 (1.32%) RIA
10 23 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 22 (1.17%) Client/Server
12 20 (1.06%) EPoS
13 17 (0.90%) SWIFT
14 16 (0.85%) Credit Risk
14 16 (0.85%) Visualisation
15 15 (0.79%) iPad
16 14 (0.74%) CESG
17 13 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
18 12 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 174 (9.22%) Linux
2 138 (7.31%) Windows
3 68 (3.60%) Unix
4 51 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 44 (2.33%) Android
6 38 (2.01%) Windows Server
7 21 (1.11%) AIX
8 15 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (0.64%) Windows 7
11 10 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.26%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.21%) Solaris
15 2 (0.11%) Debian
15 2 (0.11%) VMS
16 1 (0.053%) CentOS
16 1 (0.053%) HPUX
16 1 (0.053%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 292 (15.47%) Project Management
4 291 (15.42%) Programme Management
5 222 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
6 212 (11.23%) MVC
7 203 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 198 (10.49%) Scrum
9 176 (9.33%) ITIL
10 151 (8.00%) PRINCE2
11 150 (7.95%) E-Commerce
12 147 (7.79%) TDD
13 140 (7.42%) SDLC
14 138 (7.31%) Business Analysis
15 118 (6.25%) OO
16 110 (5.83%) Analytics
17 102 (5.41%) ERP
18 96 (5.09%) Service Delivery
19 94 (4.98%) Mentoring
20 90 (4.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 465 (24.64%) SQL
2 341 (18.07%) JavaScript
3 320 (16.96%) Java
4 287 (15.21%) C#
5 105 (5.56%) Python
6 88 (4.66%) C++
7 71 (3.76%) PHP
8 69 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 64 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 54 (2.86%) C
11 36 (1.91%) R
12 35 (1.85%) PowerShell
13 31 (1.64%) MATLAB
13 31 (1.64%) Ruby
14 30 (1.59%) Scala
14 30 (1.59%) TypeScript
15 29 (1.54%) Perl
16 23 (1.22%) VB.NET
17 20 (1.06%) Shell Script
18 19 (1.01%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 289 (15.32%) Degree
2 182 (9.64%) Security Cleared
3 85 (4.50%) SC Cleared
4 47 (2.49%) CISSP
5 46 (2.44%) ISEB
6 39 (2.07%) PhD
7 37 (1.96%) DV Cleared
8 31 (1.64%) APMP
8 31 (1.64%) CISM
9 30 (1.59%) ISTQB
10 29 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
11 26 (1.38%) CISA
12 25 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 18 (0.95%) AAT
14 18 (0.95%) ACCA
15 17 (0.90%) CCNA
16 15 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (0.74%) PMI Certification
18 13 (0.69%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (2.44%) SLA
2 42 (2.23%) QA
3 33 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.32%) COBIT
5 23 (1.22%) Data Quality
6 21 (1.11%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.37%) ISO27002
9 6 (0.32%) ISO15022
9 6 (0.32%) ISO20022
9 6 (0.32%) P3O
10 5 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.16%) MiFID
12 3 (0.16%) SEPA
13 2 (0.11%) CRD IV
13 2 (0.11%) EMIR
13 2 (0.11%) MISRA
13 2 (0.11%) RMADS
13 2 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 60 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.26%) XenApp
6 3 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.16%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.11%) Docker
8 1 (0.053%) Gluster
8 1 (0.053%) iptables
8 1 (0.053%) KVM
8 1 (0.053%) Samba
8 1 (0.053%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (0.85%) Puppet
2 15 (0.79%) Nagios
3 13 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (0.53%) Tivoli
5 7 (0.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.32%) SCOM
7 5 (0.26%) Ansible
7 5 (0.26%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.21%) Nessus
9 3 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.16%) SCCM
10 2 (0.11%) CA Service Virtualization
10 2 (0.11%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.11%) RSA Archer
11 1 (0.053%) FTK
11 1 (0.053%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 359 (19.02%) SAP
2 240 (12.72%) Microsoft
3 222 (11.76%) Oracle
4 67 (3.55%) IBM
5 54 (2.86%) VMware
6 45 (2.38%) HP
7 40 (2.12%) Cisco
8 38 (2.01%) Apple
9 32 (1.70%) Adobe
10 23 (1.22%) Informatica
11 16 (0.85%) Citrix
11 16 (0.85%) Juniper
11 16 (0.85%) Red Hat
11 16 (0.85%) Sony
12 14 (0.74%) EMC
13 13 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (0.69%) Symantec
14 12 (0.64%) Sitecore
15 11 (0.58%) Google
15 11 (0.58%) NetApp
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £17000.0000 - £22500.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + employer only pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48638.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Training Opportunities
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Fuse
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Resource Group
Salary: £50-65K + 20% Non-Contributory Pension & 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday