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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 7 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 975 1100 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.52% 19.14% 19.47%
As % of the General category 56.39% 45.51% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 786 841 1008
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,550 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £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
1729 2417 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.85% 42.06% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1386 1908 1918
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +4 390 £50,000 +11.11% 85
Gloucestershire -8 164 £48,750 -2.50% 46
Wiltshire -3 145 £42,500 -5.55% 29
Somerset +5 99 £50,000 +33.33% 20
Dorset -2 93 £55,000 +37.50% 26
Devon +19 46 £37,500 - 7
Cornwall -5 6 £30,500 - 1
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 735 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
2 455 (23.62%) SQL
3 400 (20.77%) Telecoms
4 368 (19.11%) Java
5 344 (17.86%) .NET
6 338 (17.55%) JavaScript
7 322 (16.72%) Business Intelligence
8 320 (16.61%) HTML
9 314 (16.30%) C#
10 312 (16.20%) SAP
11 306 (15.89%) Manufacturing
12 297 (15.42%) Project Management
13 289 (15.01%) Marketing
14 277 (14.38%) Programme Management
15 269 (13.97%) CSS
16 253 (13.14%) SQL Server
17 247 (12.82%) Retail
18 236 (12.25%) Microsoft
19 233 (12.10%) Oracle
20 229 (11.89%) Scrum
21 224 (11.63%) MVC
22 222 (11.53%) Degree
23 219 (11.37%) Banking
24 212 (11.01%) Digital Marketing
24 212 (11.01%) Electronics
25 210 (10.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
26 191 (9.92%) AngularJS
27 189 (9.81%) ASP.NET
28 184 (9.55%) ITIL
29 182 (9.45%) Analytical Skills

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 (4.10%) JBoss
2 71 (3.69%) SharePoint
3 52 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 48 (2.49%) MS Exchange
5 47 (2.44%) WebLogic
5 47 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 41 (2.13%) Mule
7 38 (1.97%) Apache
8 37 (1.92%) Mule ESB
9 31 (1.61%) Confluence
10 30 (1.56%) CMS
11 26 (1.35%) SAS
12 25 (1.30%) Apache Spark
13 22 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
14 20 (1.04%) Alfresco
14 20 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 17 (0.88%) Apache Pig
17 16 (0.83%) Joomla!
17 16 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 151 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 70 (3.63%) MS Office
3 33 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 20 (1.04%) MS Project
6 17 (0.88%) SPSS
7 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.16%) InVision
11 2 (0.10%) Gliffy
11 2 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.052%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 210 (10.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 52 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
3 35 (1.82%) SAP CO
3 35 (1.82%) SAP FI
3 35 (1.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 27 (1.40%) Oracle ASCP
4 27 (1.40%) Oracle Payables
5 25 (1.30%) Oracle Receivables
6 18 (0.93%) SAP FI-AP
6 18 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
7 17 (0.88%) SAP FI-AR
8 16 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
9 13 (0.67%) SAP SD
10 12 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
10 12 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
11 11 (0.57%) SAP BPC
12 10 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
12 10 (0.52%) WebTrends
13 9 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (0.47%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 98 (5.09%) SaaS
2 73 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (0.88%) GitHub
6 14 (0.73%) Office 365
7 4 (0.21%) Lucidchart
8 3 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.052%) FinancialForce.com
10 1 (0.052%) Force.com
10 1 (0.052%) Heroku
10 1 (0.052%) IaaS
10 1 (0.052%) PaaS
10 1 (0.052%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 67 (3.48%) Firewall
2 37 (1.92%) Internet
3 32 (1.66%) LAN
4 31 (1.61%) FTP
5 28 (1.45%) HTTP
5 28 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 28 (1.45%) WAN
6 26 (1.35%) DNS
7 24 (1.25%) DHCP
8 19 (0.99%) SAN
9 18 (0.93%) VPN
10 17 (0.88%) Network Security
11 14 (0.73%) VoIP
12 13 (0.67%) Intranet
12 13 (0.67%) VLAN
13 12 (0.62%) SSH
14 10 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (0.52%) Wireless
15 9 (0.47%) ICMP
15 9 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 125 (6.49%) MongoDB
3 91 (4.72%) Big Data
4 83 (4.31%) NoSQL
5 62 (3.22%) MySQL
6 56 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
6 56 (2.91%) Relational Database
7 45 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 36 (1.87%) Oracle Database
10 35 (1.82%) Hadoop
11 31 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 31 (1.61%) SAP BW
12 28 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
13 27 (1.40%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 25 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
14 25 (1.30%) RDBMS
15 24 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
16 23 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 91 (4.72%) Git (software)
2 83 (4.31%) JIRA
3 76 (3.95%) JUnit
4 58 (3.01%) Jenkins
5 52 (2.70%) Maven
6 48 (2.49%) Subversion
7 46 (2.39%) Selenium
8 44 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 42 (2.18%) IntelliJ
10 34 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 30 (1.56%) Cucumber
12 28 (1.45%) Eclipse
13 20 (1.04%) NuGet
13 20 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
14 19 (0.99%) Mockito
15 18 (0.93%) Toad
16 16 (0.83%) TeamCity
17 15 (0.78%) Vagrant
18 14 (0.73%) Ant
19 12 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 400 (20.77%) Telecoms
2 306 (15.89%) Manufacturing
3 289 (15.01%) Marketing
4 247 (12.82%) Retail
5 219 (11.37%) Banking
6 212 (11.01%) Electronics
7 63 (3.27%) Games
8 46 (2.39%) Online Betting
9 33 (1.71%) Financial Institution
10 31 (1.61%) Legal
11 18 (0.93%) Billing
12 17 (0.88%) Aerospace
12 17 (0.88%) German Language
13 15 (0.78%) Investment Banking
14 14 (0.73%) Back Office
14 14 (0.73%) General Ledger
15 12 (0.62%) Advertising
16 7 (0.36%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.36%) Publishing
17 6 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 569 (29.54%) Developer
2 383 (19.89%) Analyst
3 175 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 175 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 172 (8.93%) Java Developer
5 166 (8.62%) Business Analyst
6 122 (6.33%) Senior Developer
7 105 (5.45%) C# Developer
8 99 (5.14%) Architect
9 97 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
10 72 (3.74%) Consultant
11 63 (3.27%) IT Manager
11 63 (3.27%) Senior Manager
12 57 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
13 52 (2.70%) Administrator
14 51 (2.65%) Lead Developer
15 48 (2.49%) Senior Project Manager
16 46 (2.39%) Senior Analyst
17 45 (2.34%) Software Developer
18 43 (2.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (17.86%) .NET
2 320 (16.61%) HTML
3 269 (13.97%) CSS
4 191 (9.92%) AngularJS
5 189 (9.81%) ASP.NET
6 149 (7.74%) Web Services
7 144 (7.48%) Spring
8 129 (6.70%) HTML5
9 127 (6.59%) XML
10 102 (5.30%) REST
11 95 (4.93%) Hibernate
12 90 (4.67%) SOAP
13 83 (4.31%) Node.js
14 82 (4.26%) jQuery
15 70 (3.63%) ASP.NET MVC
15 70 (3.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 69 (3.58%) JSON
17 67 (3.48%) ASP.NET Web API
18 63 (3.27%) React
19 62 (3.22%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 182 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (5.40%) Computer Science
3 85 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 55 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 55 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 50 (2.60%) User Experience
6 46 (2.39%) Online Games
7 39 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (1.61%) Statistics
9 29 (1.51%) Mobile App
10 19 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (0.88%) Virtual Team
12 16 (0.83%) AS400
12 16 (0.83%) Driving Licence
12 16 (0.83%) iSeries
13 15 (0.78%) Derivative
13 15 (0.78%) N-Tier
14 14 (0.73%) NHS
15 12 (0.62%) Clustering
15 12 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 181 (9.40%) Linux
2 130 (6.75%) Windows
3 69 (3.58%) Unix
4 42 (2.18%) Windows Server
5 40 (2.08%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.61%) Android
7 23 (1.19%) AIX
8 18 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (0.78%) Windows 7
10 12 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (0.57%) Mac OS X
12 10 (0.52%) CentOS
13 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.10%) Kali Linux
16 2 (0.10%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.10%) Solaris
16 2 (0.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 735 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (16.72%) Business Intelligence
3 297 (15.42%) Project Management
4 277 (14.38%) Programme Management
5 229 (11.89%) Scrum
6 224 (11.63%) MVC
7 212 (11.01%) Digital Marketing
8 184 (9.55%) ITIL
9 170 (8.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 163 (8.46%) SDLC
11 161 (8.36%) TDD
12 155 (8.05%) PRINCE2
13 142 (7.37%) E-Commerce
14 116 (6.02%) Business Analysis
15 106 (5.50%) ERP
16 100 (5.19%) Mentoring
17 96 (4.98%) Waterfall
18 95 (4.93%) Service Delivery
19 89 (4.62%) Software Engineering
20 88 (4.57%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 455 (23.62%) SQL
2 368 (19.11%) Java
3 338 (17.55%) JavaScript
4 314 (16.30%) C#
5 97 (5.04%) Python
6 70 (3.63%) PHP
7 67 (3.48%) PL/SQL
8 47 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 41 (2.13%) C
10 39 (2.02%) C++
10 39 (2.02%) PowerShell
11 28 (1.45%) VBA
12 26 (1.35%) TypeScript
13 24 (1.25%) ABAP
13 24 (1.25%) Shell Script
14 23 (1.19%) Perl
14 23 (1.19%) Ruby
15 22 (1.14%) MATLAB
15 22 (1.14%) R
15 22 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 222 (11.53%) Degree
2 150 (7.79%) Security Cleared
3 69 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 57 (2.96%) DV Cleared
5 51 (2.65%) ISEB
6 45 (2.34%) CISSP
7 35 (1.82%) CISM
8 31 (1.61%) ISTQB
9 30 (1.56%) CISA
9 30 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 29 (1.51%) APMP
11 24 (1.25%) ACCA
12 21 (1.09%) PhD
13 19 (0.99%) PMP
14 18 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (0.88%) CIMA
15 17 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (0.57%) CREST Certified
16 11 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 11 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.08%) QA
1 40 (2.08%) SLA
2 29 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.73%) COBIT
6 13 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 13 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.21%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.21%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.16%) SEPA
9 2 (0.10%) GPG13
9 2 (0.10%) P3O
9 2 (0.10%) TickIT
9 2 (0.10%) WCAG
10 1 (0.052%) FATCA
10 1 (0.052%) JTAG
10 1 (0.052%) MiFID
10 1 (0.052%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.052%) RMADS
System Software
1 93 (4.83%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.36%) Docker
5 6 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (0.26%) KVM
7 4 (0.21%) Snort
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.16%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.052%) Gluster
10 1 (0.052%) iptables
10 1 (0.052%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (0.78%) Nagios
2 12 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (0.62%) Puppet
3 9 (0.47%) Tivoli
4 7 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.31%) Ansible
6 4 (0.21%) FortiGate
6 4 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.21%) RSA Archer
6 4 (0.21%) SCOM
7 3 (0.16%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 3 (0.16%) RSA enVision
7 3 (0.16%) Rundeck
7 3 (0.16%) SCCM
7 3 (0.16%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.10%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (0.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 312 (16.20%) SAP
2 236 (12.25%) Microsoft
3 233 (12.10%) Oracle
4 55 (2.86%) VMware
5 46 (2.39%) IBM
6 38 (1.97%) Apple
7 29 (1.51%) HP
8 26 (1.35%) Cisco
9 23 (1.19%) Sitecore
10 21 (1.09%) Red Hat
11 20 (1.04%) Adobe
12 17 (0.88%) Cadence
13 16 (0.83%) IFS
14 15 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (0.73%) Informatica
16 13 (0.67%) Atlassian
16 13 (0.67%) Avaya
16 13 (0.67%) EMC
17 12 (0.62%) Symantec
18 11 (0.57%) Capita
South West
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package and bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: Comprehensive benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Network ITR
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits 25 days holiday + option to purcha
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Plus car allowance & full benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + flexible hours and flexi benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Full Package
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Activus
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary Plus Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000K - £150,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Competative Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Full Package
Posted: Yesterday