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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 9 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 967 1094 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.32% 18.38% 16.89%
As % of the General category 52.13% 45.24% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 780 876 829
Median salary £45,000 £43,082 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.45% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,775
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
1855 2418 2240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.22% 40.62% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1916 1748
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +1 361 £45,000 +12.50% 64
Gloucestershire -9 170 £47,500 +11.76% 22
Wiltshire -6 149 £45,750 +1.11% 14
Dorset 0 113 £42,500 -1.53% 16
Somerset -1 90 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Devon -1 33 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Cornwall -8 10 - - 1
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 618 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
2 463 (24.75%) SQL
3 385 (20.58%) Telecoms
4 348 (18.60%) JavaScript
5 331 (17.69%) Java
6 330 (17.64%) SAP
7 329 (17.58%) HTML
8 324 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
9 307 (16.41%) C#
10 303 (16.19%) .NET
11 293 (15.66%) CSS
12 277 (14.80%) Project Management
13 276 (14.75%) Degree
14 275 (14.70%) SQL Server
15 269 (14.38%) Programme Management
16 266 (14.22%) Manufacturing
17 258 (13.79%) Marketing
18 239 (12.77%) Microsoft
19 227 (12.13%) Oracle
20 222 (11.87%) MVC
21 221 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
22 205 (10.96%) Electronics
23 204 (10.90%) Digital Marketing
24 202 (10.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
25 201 (10.74%) Scrum
26 195 (10.42%) ASP.NET
27 189 (10.10%) Retail
28 184 (9.83%) Banking
29 183 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
30 177 (9.46%) Security Cleared

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 81 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 70 (3.74%) JBoss
3 66 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 56 (2.99%) WebSphere
5 44 (2.35%) SAS
6 43 (2.30%) WebLogic
7 42 (2.24%) Apache
8 40 (2.14%) Apache Spark
9 39 (2.08%) Mule
10 36 (1.92%) MS Exchange
11 33 (1.76%) Mule ESB
12 27 (1.44%) Alfresco
13 25 (1.34%) IIS
13 25 (1.34%) Joomla!
14 24 (1.28%) Apache Pig
15 22 (1.18%) Confluence
16 19 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
17 18 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
18 17 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
19 16 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 153 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 71 (3.79%) MS Office
3 41 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 25 (1.34%) SPSS
6 22 (1.18%) MS Project
7 13 (0.69%) OmniGraffle
8 8 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.053%) Gliffy
12 1 (0.053%) InVision
12 1 (0.053%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 202 (10.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 46 (2.46%) SAP CO
2 46 (2.46%) SAP FI
2 46 (2.46%) SAP FI/CO
3 32 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
4 22 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
5 21 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
6 20 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
7 17 (0.91%) SAP Business One
8 14 (0.75%) Oracle ASCP
8 14 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
9 13 (0.69%) SAP SD
10 12 (0.64%) Maximo
10 12 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
10 12 (0.64%) SAP FI-AP
11 11 (0.59%) SAP FI-AR
11 11 (0.59%) WebTrends
12 10 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
12 10 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
12 10 (0.53%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 90 (4.81%) SaaS
2 51 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (0.75%) GitHub
6 9 (0.48%) Office 365
7 5 (0.27%) 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%) Google Cloud Platform
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%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.03%) Internet
2 33 (1.76%) Firewall
3 23 (1.23%) Intranet
3 23 (1.23%) LAN
4 22 (1.18%) HTTP
5 21 (1.12%) DNS
5 21 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 21 (1.12%) WAN
6 20 (1.07%) DHCP
7 17 (0.91%) SAN
8 16 (0.86%) VLAN
8 16 (0.86%) VPN
9 14 (0.75%) SSH
10 13 (0.69%) FTP
10 13 (0.69%) Network Security
11 12 (0.64%) NAS
11 12 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (0.48%) ICMP
12 9 (0.48%) SMTP
12 9 (0.48%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (14.70%) SQL Server
2 107 (5.72%) MongoDB
3 66 (3.53%) NoSQL
3 66 (3.53%) Relational Database
4 58 (3.10%) Big Data
5 55 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
6 49 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
7 45 (2.41%) MySQL
8 44 (2.35%) Hadoop
9 41 (2.19%) Oracle Database
9 41 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 37 (1.98%) Data Mining
11 34 (1.82%) Apache Hive
11 34 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 33 (1.76%) RDBMS
13 31 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 31 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
14 25 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
15 24 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
15 24 (1.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 82 (4.38%) Git (software)
2 69 (3.69%) JIRA
3 59 (3.15%) JUnit
3 59 (3.15%) Maven
4 52 (2.78%) Subversion
5 49 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 47 (2.51%) Jenkins
7 40 (2.14%) Eclipse
8 36 (1.92%) IntelliJ
9 32 (1.71%) Visual Studio
10 31 (1.66%) Selenium
11 27 (1.44%) Ant
12 25 (1.34%) NuGet
13 24 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 21 (1.12%) Cucumber
15 19 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
16 16 (0.86%) Apache Ivy
16 16 (0.86%) Toad
17 14 (0.75%) Axure RP
17 14 (0.75%) Zephyr
General
1 385 (20.58%) Telecoms
2 266 (14.22%) Manufacturing
3 258 (13.79%) Marketing
4 205 (10.96%) Electronics
5 189 (10.10%) Retail
6 184 (9.83%) Banking
7 47 (2.51%) Games
8 36 (1.92%) Online Betting
9 34 (1.82%) Legal
10 25 (1.34%) Financial Institution
11 19 (1.02%) Billing
12 13 (0.69%) Back Office
13 12 (0.64%) Advertising
14 10 (0.53%) German Language
14 10 (0.53%) Investment Banking
15 9 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 9 (0.48%) General Ledger
16 8 (0.43%) Law
17 6 (0.32%) Military
18 5 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 547 (29.24%) Developer
2 376 (20.10%) Analyst
3 199 (10.64%) Project Manager
4 169 (9.03%) .NET Developer
5 167 (8.93%) Business Analyst
6 146 (7.80%) Java Developer
7 127 (6.79%) Senior Developer
8 96 (5.13%) C# Developer
9 92 (4.92%) Architect
10 86 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 80 (4.28%) Consultant
12 63 (3.37%) IT Manager
13 48 (2.57%) Senior Java Developer
14 45 (2.41%) IT Project Manager
15 44 (2.35%) Data Analyst
15 44 (2.35%) Lead Developer
15 44 (2.35%) Senior Manager
16 43 (2.30%) ASP.NET Developer
16 43 (2.30%) Senior .NET Developer
17 42 (2.24%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (17.58%) HTML
2 303 (16.19%) .NET
3 293 (15.66%) CSS
4 195 (10.42%) ASP.NET
5 166 (8.87%) Web Services
6 144 (7.70%) AngularJS
7 143 (7.64%) XML
8 137 (7.32%) Spring
9 128 (6.84%) HTML5
10 109 (5.83%) jQuery
11 104 (5.56%) SOAP
12 101 (5.40%) Hibernate
13 88 (4.70%) REST
14 77 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 77 (4.12%) JSON
15 75 (4.01%) Node.js
16 73 (3.90%) JPA
17 67 (3.58%) ASP.NET Web API
17 67 (3.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 59 (3.15%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 221 (11.81%) Analytical Skills
2 137 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 107 (5.72%) Management Information System
4 55 (2.94%) User Experience
5 54 (2.89%) Data Centre
6 37 (1.98%) Mathematics
7 36 (1.92%) Online Games
8 33 (1.76%) Statistics
9 28 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.12%) EPoS
10 21 (1.12%) RIA
10 21 (1.12%) Virtual Team
11 18 (0.96%) Client/Server
12 17 (0.91%) iPad
13 14 (0.75%) Credit Risk
13 14 (0.75%) Visualisation
14 12 (0.64%) Blog
15 11 (0.59%) CESG
15 11 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 174 (9.30%) Linux
2 127 (6.79%) Windows
3 66 (3.53%) Unix
4 52 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 44 (2.35%) Android
6 35 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 22 (1.18%) AIX
8 19 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (0.53%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.16%) CentOS
13 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.11%) VMS
15 1 (0.053%) Solaris
15 1 (0.053%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (17.32%) Business Intelligence
3 277 (14.80%) Project Management
4 269 (14.38%) Programme Management
5 222 (11.87%) MVC
6 204 (10.90%) Digital Marketing
7 201 (10.74%) Scrum
8 183 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 168 (8.98%) ITIL
10 155 (8.28%) E-Commerce
11 151 (8.07%) PRINCE2
11 151 (8.07%) TDD
12 149 (7.96%) SDLC
13 136 (7.27%) Business Analysis
14 114 (6.09%) ERP
15 110 (5.88%) OO
16 103 (5.51%) Analytics
17 97 (5.18%) Mentoring
18 95 (5.08%) Service Delivery
19 85 (4.54%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 463 (24.75%) SQL
2 348 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 331 (17.69%) Java
4 307 (16.41%) C#
5 118 (6.31%) Python
6 82 (4.38%) C++
7 72 (3.85%) PHP
8 71 (3.79%) PL/SQL
9 63 (3.37%) T-SQL
10 53 (2.83%) C
11 41 (2.19%) R
12 40 (2.14%) PowerShell
13 36 (1.92%) MATLAB
14 34 (1.82%) Scala
15 33 (1.76%) Ruby
16 31 (1.66%) TypeScript
17 30 (1.60%) Perl
18 21 (1.12%) VB.NET
19 19 (1.02%) ABAP
19 19 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 276 (14.75%) Degree
2 177 (9.46%) Security Cleared
3 88 (4.70%) SC Cleared
4 50 (2.67%) ISEB
5 44 (2.35%) CISSP
5 44 (2.35%) DV Cleared
6 38 (2.03%) PhD
7 30 (1.60%) APMP
7 30 (1.60%) CISM
8 28 (1.50%) ISTQB
9 26 (1.39%) CISA
10 23 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 21 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (1.07%) ACCA
13 17 (0.91%) AAT
14 15 (0.80%) CIMA
14 15 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
15 14 (0.75%) PMP
16 13 (0.69%) PMI Certification
17 11 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (1.92%) QA
2 35 (1.87%) SLA
3 33 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (1.44%) Data Quality
5 23 (1.23%) COBIT
6 18 (0.96%) PCI DSS
7 14 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 8 (0.43%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (0.27%) P3O
10 4 (0.21%) ISO27002
11 3 (0.16%) ISO15022
11 3 (0.16%) ISO20022
11 3 (0.16%) MiFID
11 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.11%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.11%) EMIR
12 2 (0.11%) RMADS
12 2 (0.11%) SEPA
12 2 (0.11%) TickIT
System Software
1 57 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 32 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.16%) Docker
6 3 (0.16%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.11%) KVM
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.11%) XenApp
8 1 (0.053%) Gluster
8 1 (0.053%) iptables
8 1 (0.053%) Samba
8 1 (0.053%) vSphere
8 1 (0.053%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (0.96%) Nagios
2 16 (0.86%) Puppet
3 12 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (0.48%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.27%) Ansible
7 4 (0.21%) Nessus
7 4 (0.21%) SCOM
8 3 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.16%) SCCM
9 2 (0.11%) CA Service Virtualization
9 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.11%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.11%) RSA Archer
10 1 (0.053%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.053%) FTK
10 1 (0.053%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 330 (17.64%) SAP
2 239 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 227 (12.13%) Oracle
4 65 (3.47%) IBM
5 50 (2.67%) VMware
6 39 (2.08%) Apple
6 39 (2.08%) HP
7 29 (1.55%) Adobe
7 29 (1.55%) Cisco
8 23 (1.23%) Informatica
9 20 (1.07%) Red Hat
10 16 (0.86%) Sony
11 14 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (0.69%) Google
12 13 (0.69%) Sitecore
13 12 (0.64%) Cadence
13 12 (0.64%) EMC
13 12 (0.64%) Symantec
14 11 (0.59%) Citrix
15 10 (0.53%) Capita
Somerset
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (Plus excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 (Plus excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £39000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £48000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to 33k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago