Period
to 23 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 5 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 663 782 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 17.75% 22.30% 18.53%
As % of the General category 51.20% 63.94% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 558 631 562
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,530
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £64,763
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,295 1,223 1,524
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 34.66% 34.87% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1,053 1,001 1,281
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,500 £72,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Bristol

Finance
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in Bristol.

Salary trend for Finance in Bristol

Finance
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Bristol

Finance
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £40,000 -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Finance.

1 249 (37.56%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (28.21%) Telecoms
3 186 (28.05%) Marketing
4 183 (27.60%) Manufacturing
4 183 (27.60%) Programme Management
5 179 (27.00%) SAP
6 178 (26.85%) Business Intelligence
7 173 (26.09%) C#
8 164 (24.74%) Electronics
8 164 (24.74%) Digital Marketing
9 150 (22.62%) JavaScript
10 149 (22.47%) .NET
11 148 (22.32%) SQL
12 131 (19.76%) HTML
13 125 (18.85%) Java
14 122 (18.40%) CSS
15 116 (17.50%) SQL Server
16 111 (16.74%) Scrum
17 105 (15.84%) Microsoft
18 93 (14.03%) Software Engineering
19 84 (12.67%) Degree
20 81 (12.22%) AngularJS
21 75 (11.31%) Banking
21 75 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
22 67 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
23 66 (9.95%) Oracle
24 65 (9.80%) Project Management
24 65 (9.80%) Test Automation
25 64 (9.65%) OO
26 62 (9.35%) ASP.NET

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 15 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (2.11%) WebSphere
3 12 (1.81%) JBoss
4 9 (1.36%) Apache
5 7 (1.06%) CMS
6 5 (0.75%) Confluence
6 5 (0.75%) WordPress
7 4 (0.60%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.45%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.30%) Mule
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.30%) SAS
9 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 33 (4.98%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.81%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.21%) Magento
2 8 (1.21%) Shopify
3 6 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.60%) Elite 3E
4 4 (0.60%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.30%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.30%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.02%) SaaS
4 9 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
4 9 (1.36%) GitHub
5 6 (0.90%) Office 365
6 5 (0.75%) IaaS
6 5 (0.75%) PaaS
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.45%) iPaaS
7 3 (0.45%) npm
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.30%) Google Play
9 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.21%) DNS
2 7 (1.06%) DHCP
3 6 (0.90%) Firewall
3 6 (0.90%) HTTP
3 6 (0.90%) SSH
4 4 (0.60%) SSL
5 3 (0.45%) LAN
5 3 (0.45%) Network Security
5 3 (0.45%) VoIP
5 3 (0.45%) WAN
5 3 (0.45%) Wireless
6 2 (0.30%) SAN
6 2 (0.30%) Skype
6 2 (0.30%) SMS
6 2 (0.30%) VPN
7 1 (0.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.15%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 21 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 21 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (3.02%) MongoDB
5 18 (2.71%) MySQL
6 14 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (1.66%) Big Data
9 10 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.51%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (0.90%) QlikView
13 5 (0.75%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 37 (5.58%) JUnit
2 33 (4.98%) Git (software)
3 31 (4.68%) Selenium
4 23 (3.47%) JIRA
5 20 (3.02%) Jasmine
5 20 (3.02%) Jenkins
5 20 (3.02%) Protractor
6 19 (2.87%) TestNG
7 18 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (2.26%) TeamCity
8 15 (2.26%) Visual Studio
9 13 (1.96%) Cucumber
9 13 (1.96%) SpecFlow
10 11 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (1.66%) NUnit
11 10 (1.51%) CruiseControl
11 10 (1.51%) Hudson
12 6 (0.90%) Bitbucket
12 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 187 (28.21%) Telecoms
2 186 (28.05%) Marketing
3 183 (27.60%) Manufacturing
4 164 (24.74%) Electronics
5 75 (11.31%) Banking
6 50 (7.54%) Retail
7 49 (7.39%) Legal
8 33 (4.98%) Law
9 14 (2.11%) Advertising
10 13 (1.96%) Back Office
11 7 (1.06%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.60%) French Language
12 4 (0.60%) German Language
12 4 (0.60%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.45%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.45%) Publishing
14 2 (0.30%) Automotive
14 2 (0.30%) Billing
14 2 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 215 (32.43%) Developer
2 139 (20.97%) Analyst
3 69 (10.41%) .NET Developer
4 67 (10.11%) Business Analyst
5 57 (8.60%) Software Developer
6 56 (8.45%) C# Developer
7 51 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 49 (7.39%) Project Manager
9 43 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
10 29 (4.37%) Senior Developer
10 29 (4.37%) Service Analyst
11 28 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
12 27 (4.07%) C# Software Developer
13 23 (3.47%) .NET Software Developer
14 22 (3.32%) Consultant
14 22 (3.32%) Software Engineer
15 20 (3.02%) Senior Analyst
16 19 (2.87%) IT Manager
16 19 (2.87%) Java Engineer
16 19 (2.87%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (22.47%) .NET
2 131 (19.76%) HTML
3 122 (18.40%) CSS
4 81 (12.22%) AngularJS
5 62 (9.35%) ASP.NET
6 39 (5.88%) HTML5
7 34 (5.13%) jQuery
8 32 (4.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 31 (4.68%) RESTful
10 26 (3.92%) J2EE
11 25 (3.77%) Web Services
12 24 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (3.47%) Spring
14 22 (3.32%) JSON
15 21 (3.17%) Node.js
16 19 (2.87%) .NET Framework
17 17 (2.56%) React
17 17 (2.56%) REST
18 14 (2.11%) ASP.NET Web API
18 14 (2.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.28%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
4 33 (4.98%) Fintech
5 21 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 21 (3.17%) User Experience
6 15 (2.26%) Blackberry
7 14 (2.11%) iPhone
8 13 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (1.66%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.36%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.60%) Animation
12 4 (0.60%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 3 (0.45%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.45%) NHS
13 3 (0.45%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.45%) Robotics
14 2 (0.30%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 49 (7.39%) Windows
2 22 (3.32%) Windows 7
3 19 (2.87%) Apple iOS
3 19 (2.87%) Linux
4 14 (2.11%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.51%) Android
5 10 (1.51%) Solaris
6 4 (0.60%) Unix
6 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.45%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.15%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (37.56%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (27.60%) Programme Management
3 178 (26.85%) Business Intelligence
4 164 (24.74%) Digital Marketing
5 111 (16.74%) Scrum
6 93 (14.03%) Software Engineering
7 75 (11.31%) Problem-Solving
8 67 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 65 (9.80%) Project Management
9 65 (9.80%) Test Automation
10 64 (9.65%) OO
11 58 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
12 56 (8.45%) TDD
13 50 (7.54%) MVC
14 47 (7.09%) ITIL
15 43 (6.49%) SDLC
16 40 (6.03%) BDD
17 38 (5.73%) Business Analysis
18 35 (5.28%) Coaching
18 35 (5.28%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 173 (26.09%) C#
2 150 (22.62%) JavaScript
3 148 (22.32%) SQL
4 125 (18.85%) Java
5 54 (8.14%) Python
6 36 (5.43%) Ruby
7 27 (4.07%) C++
8 26 (3.92%) T-SQL
9 25 (3.77%) PowerShell
10 19 (2.87%) PHP
11 16 (2.41%) VB.NET
12 13 (1.96%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.81%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.51%) C
15 9 (1.36%) ES6
15 9 (1.36%) Go
15 9 (1.36%) Perl
16 6 (0.90%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 84 (12.67%) Degree
2 37 (5.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (2.11%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.66%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.36%) APMP
6 9 (1.36%) MCSE
7 7 (1.06%) ISEB
7 7 (1.06%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.90%) CISA
8 6 (0.90%) CISSP
9 5 (0.75%) CIMA
9 5 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
10 4 (0.60%) ACCA
10 4 (0.60%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.60%) QiCA
11 3 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.03%) QA
2 25 (3.77%) SLA
3 22 (3.32%) PMO
4 9 (1.36%) GDPR
4 9 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.60%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.60%) MiFID
6 4 (0.60%) RMADS
7 2 (0.30%) EMIR
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.15%) PSD2
8 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.41%) Docker
3 10 (1.51%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.45%) XenApp
5 1 (0.15%) HDFS
5 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.90%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.90%) SCCM
3 5 (0.75%) SCVMM
4 4 (0.60%) SCOM
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 179 (27.00%) SAP
2 105 (15.84%) Microsoft
3 66 (9.95%) Oracle
4 13 (1.96%) Cadence
5 11 (1.66%) HP
6 10 (1.51%) NetApp
7 7 (1.06%) Sage
8 6 (0.90%) Tableau
9 5 (0.75%) CA
9 5 (0.75%) Cisco
10 4 (0.60%) IBM
10 4 (0.60%) VMware
11 3 (0.45%) Citrix
11 3 (0.45%) Elavon
11 3 (0.45%) Epicor
11 3 (0.45%) Google
11 3 (0.45%) IFS
11 3 (0.45%) Infor
12 2 (0.30%) Ivanti
12 2 (0.30%) Xero