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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 8 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 904 1048 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.54% 17.48% 17.80%
As % of the General category 48.34% 47.79% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 725 828 867
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £63,325
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
1870 2193 2402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.28% 36.59% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1702 1774
Median salary £43,500 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 June 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 June 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 +2 275 £45,000 +8.43% 64
Wiltshire +6 203 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Gloucestershire -8 174 £48,750 +17.46% 25
Dorset +1 91 £36,500 -27.00% 17
Somerset +8 74 £38,000 +11.76% 10
Devon +4 47 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Cornwall -8 2 £51,250 +13.88%
Finance
England

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 543 (27.23%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (24.87%) SQL
3 456 (22.87%) Telecoms
4 358 (17.95%) SAP
5 355 (17.80%) Banking
6 352 (17.65%) Java
7 329 (16.50%) Degree
8 324 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
9 322 (16.15%) Project Management
10 318 (15.95%) JavaScript
11 311 (15.60%) SQL Server
12 299 (14.99%) Programme Management
13 296 (14.84%) HTML
14 283 (14.19%) Manufacturing
15 280 (14.04%) Microsoft
15 280 (14.04%) Marketing
16 279 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
17 269 (13.49%) CSS
18 252 (12.64%) .NET
19 251 (12.59%) C#
20 242 (12.14%) Scrum
21 239 (11.99%) Oracle
22 231 (11.58%) Web Services
23 230 (11.53%) Electronics
24 228 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
25 222 (11.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
26 213 (10.68%) MVC
27 206 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
28 187 (9.38%) ITIL
29 182 (9.13%) Spring

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 87 (4.36%) WebSphere
2 69 (3.46%) JBoss
2 69 (3.46%) Tomcat
3 65 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 50 (2.51%) WebLogic
5 48 (2.41%) MS Exchange
6 40 (2.01%) IIS
7 39 (1.96%) Apache
7 39 (1.96%) Mule
8 35 (1.76%) Alfresco
8 35 (1.76%) Joomla!
8 35 (1.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 34 (1.71%) SAS
10 33 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
11 32 (1.60%) Mule ESB
12 26 (1.30%) Apache Spark
13 23 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.60%) Apache Pig
14 12 (0.60%) MQSeries
15 10 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 171 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 86 (4.31%) MS Office
3 47 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (1.76%) MS Project
5 29 (1.45%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.80%) SPSS
7 15 (0.75%) OmniGraffle
8 13 (0.65%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.20%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.050%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 222 (11.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 46 (2.31%) SAP CO
2 46 (2.31%) SAP FI
2 46 (2.31%) SAP FI/CO
3 24 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
4 23 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
5 21 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
6 16 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
7 14 (0.70%) SAP SD
8 13 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (0.65%) SAP Business One
9 12 (0.60%) SAP MM
10 11 (0.55%) Oracle ASCP
11 10 (0.50%) SAP PS
12 9 (0.45%) SAP HR
13 8 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
13 8 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
13 8 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
13 8 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
13 8 (0.40%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.51%) SaaS
2 64 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (0.55%) IBM SmartCloud
6 10 (0.50%) GitHub
7 7 (0.35%) IaaS
7 7 (0.35%) PaaS
8 6 (0.30%) Office 365
9 5 (0.25%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 4 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.15%) Force.com
12 1 (0.050%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.050%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 60 (3.01%) TCP/IP
2 45 (2.26%) WAN
3 44 (2.21%) LAN
4 43 (2.16%) Internet
5 36 (1.81%) DNS
6 31 (1.55%) VPN
7 26 (1.30%) Firewall
8 22 (1.10%) DHCP
9 19 (0.95%) SSL
10 18 (0.90%) Intranet
11 17 (0.85%) Wireless
12 16 (0.80%) MPLS
13 15 (0.75%) OSPF
13 15 (0.75%) VLAN
14 14 (0.70%) HTTP
14 14 (0.70%) VoIP
15 13 (0.65%) SAN
16 12 (0.60%) BGP
16 12 (0.60%) SSH
16 12 (0.60%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 113 (5.67%) Relational Database
3 90 (4.51%) MongoDB
4 77 (3.86%) RDBMS
5 70 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 65 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
7 55 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 51 (2.56%) Oracle Database
9 48 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 46 (2.31%) Big Data
11 40 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 37 (1.86%) MySQL
13 34 (1.71%) DB2
14 31 (1.55%) Hadoop
15 30 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 28 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
17 27 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
18 26 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 24 (1.20%) Data Mining
20 22 (1.10%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 83 (4.16%) Git (software)
1 83 (4.16%) Maven
2 67 (3.36%) JUnit
3 62 (3.11%) Ant
4 60 (3.01%) Visual Studio
5 59 (2.96%) JIRA
5 59 (2.96%) Subversion
6 53 (2.66%) Eclipse
7 44 (2.21%) Jenkins
8 40 (2.01%) Selenium
8 40 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
9 39 (1.96%) Apache Ivy
10 29 (1.45%) Cucumber
11 23 (1.15%) IntelliJ
12 16 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
13 14 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (0.65%) Axure RP
15 10 (0.50%) NuGet
15 10 (0.50%) Zephyr
16 9 (0.45%) Artifactory
General
1 456 (22.87%) Telecoms
2 355 (17.80%) Banking
3 283 (14.19%) Manufacturing
4 280 (14.04%) Marketing
5 230 (11.53%) Electronics
6 178 (8.93%) Retail
7 56 (2.81%) Investment Banking
8 31 (1.55%) Legal
9 27 (1.35%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.15%) Advertising
11 21 (1.05%) Automotive
12 18 (0.90%) Billing
13 17 (0.85%) Back Office
14 15 (0.75%) Multimedia
15 13 (0.65%) Aerospace
16 9 (0.45%) Games
17 8 (0.40%) French Language
18 7 (0.35%) Military
19 6 (0.30%) Law
19 6 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 531 (26.63%) Developer
2 410 (20.56%) Analyst
3 196 (9.83%) Project Manager
4 167 (8.38%) Java Developer
5 131 (6.57%) Business Analyst
6 125 (6.27%) .NET Developer
7 103 (5.17%) Senior Developer
8 92 (4.61%) Consultant
9 90 (4.51%) Architect
10 84 (4.21%) C# Developer
11 69 (3.46%) Support Analyst
12 63 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
13 62 (3.11%) IT Manager
14 60 (3.01%) Applications Support
15 50 (2.51%) Senior Java Developer
15 50 (2.51%) Senior Manager
16 48 (2.41%) Programme Manager
17 47 (2.36%) Administrator
17 47 (2.36%) Lead Developer
18 46 (2.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (14.84%) HTML
2 269 (13.49%) CSS
3 252 (12.64%) .NET
4 231 (11.58%) Web Services
5 182 (9.13%) Spring
6 165 (8.27%) XML
7 153 (7.67%) ASP.NET
8 136 (6.82%) Hibernate
9 125 (6.27%) jQuery
10 123 (6.17%) SOAP
11 120 (6.02%) AngularJS
12 118 (5.92%) HTML5
13 91 (4.56%) JPA
14 90 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 69 (3.46%) J2EE
15 69 (3.46%) REST
16 68 (3.41%) Spring MVC
17 67 (3.36%) JSON
18 61 (3.06%) Ajax
18 61 (3.06%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 279 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
2 153 (7.67%) Computer Science
3 84 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 77 (3.86%) Data Centre
5 76 (3.81%) User Experience
6 41 (2.06%) SWIFT
7 38 (1.91%) Client/Server
8 33 (1.65%) Mathematics
9 32 (1.60%) Virtual Team
10 31 (1.55%) Hedge funds
10 31 (1.55%) RIA
11 28 (1.40%) Statistics
12 25 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
13 24 (1.20%) Credit Risk
13 24 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
14 19 (0.95%) EPoS
14 19 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 19 (0.95%) Mainframe
14 19 (0.95%) PKI
15 18 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 171 (8.58%) Windows
2 155 (7.77%) Linux
3 88 (4.41%) Unix
4 54 (2.71%) Windows Server
5 52 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 50 (2.51%) Android
7 33 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (1.00%) Windows 7
10 18 (0.90%) AIX
11 12 (0.60%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.50%) zOS
13 7 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.25%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
16 4 (0.20%) Solaris
17 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
18 2 (0.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (27.23%) Agile Software Development
2 324 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
3 322 (16.15%) Project Management
4 299 (14.99%) Programme Management
5 242 (12.14%) Scrum
6 228 (11.43%) Digital Marketing
7 213 (10.68%) MVC
8 206 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 187 (9.38%) ITIL
10 145 (7.27%) PRINCE2
11 142 (7.12%) E-Commerce
11 142 (7.12%) TDD
12 130 (6.52%) SDLC
13 129 (6.47%) Business Analysis
14 123 (6.17%) Service Delivery
15 116 (5.82%) Analytics
16 114 (5.72%) OO
17 108 (5.42%) Web Development
18 107 (5.37%) Software Engineering
19 104 (5.22%) UML
Programming Languages
1 496 (24.87%) SQL
2 352 (17.65%) Java
3 318 (15.95%) JavaScript
4 251 (12.59%) C#
5 83 (4.16%) Python
6 82 (4.11%) C++
7 76 (3.81%) T-SQL
8 73 (3.66%) C
9 65 (3.26%) PHP
10 50 (2.51%) PL/SQL
11 47 (2.36%) PowerShell
12 32 (1.60%) Ruby
13 30 (1.50%) VB.NET
14 28 (1.40%) R
15 23 (1.15%) MATLAB
15 23 (1.15%) Perl
15 23 (1.15%) VBA
16 22 (1.10%) Scala
17 21 (1.05%) Shell Script
18 18 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 329 (16.50%) Degree
2 167 (8.38%) Security Cleared
3 91 (4.56%) SC Cleared
4 51 (2.56%) ISEB
5 37 (1.86%) CISSP
6 36 (1.81%) ISTQB
7 34 (1.71%) PhD
8 32 (1.60%) APMP
8 32 (1.60%) DV Cleared
9 31 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
10 29 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
12 27 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 25 (1.25%) PMI Certification
14 24 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 20 (1.00%) CISM
16 18 (0.90%) PMP
17 15 (0.75%) AAT
18 14 (0.70%) CCNA
19 12 (0.60%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.71%) QA
2 71 (3.56%) SLA
3 29 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 22 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 18 (0.90%) COBIT
6 14 (0.70%) ISO15022
6 14 (0.70%) ISO20022
7 9 (0.45%) ISO27002
8 5 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 5 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.25%) P3O
8 5 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.20%) Basel II
9 4 (0.20%) Basel III
9 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (0.15%) MiFID
10 3 (0.15%) MISRA
11 2 (0.10%) SDET
System Software
1 78 (3.91%) Active Directory
2 32 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.25%) XenApp
4 16 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (0.50%) Time Sharing Option
5 10 (0.50%) vSphere
6 9 (0.45%) Docker
7 7 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.10%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.10%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.050%) Gluster
11 1 (0.050%) iptables
11 1 (0.050%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.050%) KVM
11 1 (0.050%) Samba
11 1 (0.050%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.050%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (0.90%) Nagios
2 16 (0.80%) Tivoli
3 13 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (0.65%) Puppet
4 11 (0.55%) NetBackup
4 11 (0.55%) SCCM
5 9 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.30%) SCOM
6 6 (0.30%) WSUS
7 5 (0.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 5 (0.25%) Tivoli NetView
8 4 (0.20%) Ansible
8 4 (0.20%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.20%) Nessus
9 3 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.10%) CA Service Virtualization
10 2 (0.10%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.10%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 358 (17.95%) SAP
2 280 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 239 (11.99%) Oracle
4 89 (4.46%) IBM
5 65 (3.26%) VMware
6 49 (2.46%) HP
7 48 (2.41%) Adobe
8 44 (2.21%) Citrix
9 41 (2.06%) Cisco
10 35 (1.76%) Apple
11 29 (1.45%) Juniper
12 21 (1.05%) Informatica
13 20 (1.00%) Bloomberg
13 20 (1.00%) Reuters
14 18 (0.90%) NetApp
15 16 (0.80%) Sony
16 15 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
17 14 (0.70%) F5
17 14 (0.70%) Intel Security
18 12 (0.60%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
University of Bath
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Michael Page International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Resource Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 20% Pension & 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 80k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Michael Page International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Chard, Somerset
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent benefits packages
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life assurance an
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
X4 Group
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago