Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 649 786 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.62% 20.95% 21.94%
As % of the General category 43.73% 57.46% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 551 661 670
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £68,900
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 1,484 1,368 1,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 42.57% 36.47% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,153 1,072 1,156
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,925 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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 - 2 £35,000 -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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.

1 273 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (30.05%) Business Intelligence
3 172 (26.50%) C#
4 167 (25.73%) Public Sector
5 165 (25.42%) SAP
6 164 (25.27%) Marketing
7 158 (24.35%) Telecoms
8 154 (23.73%) Programme Management
9 151 (23.27%) Manufacturing
10 149 (22.96%) Digital Marketing
11 148 (22.80%) Electronics
12 133 (20.49%) Microsoft
13 132 (20.34%) .NET
14 127 (19.57%) SQL
15 123 (18.95%) JavaScript
15 123 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
16 107 (16.49%) SQL Server
16 107 (16.49%) Banking
17 103 (15.87%) Software Engineering
18 102 (15.72%) Fintech
19 87 (13.41%) Java
20 83 (12.79%) CSS
21 82 (12.63%) HTML
21 82 (12.63%) AngularJS
22 71 (10.94%) Scrum
23 70 (10.79%) Project Management
23 70 (10.79%) Oracle
24 68 (10.48%) ASP.NET
24 68 (10.48%) Degree
25 64 (9.86%) Azure

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 18 (2.77%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.69%) SAS
3 9 (1.39%) IIS
3 9 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.23%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (0.92%) Apache Spark
7 4 (0.62%) CMS
8 3 (0.46%) Apache
8 3 (0.46%) Ethereum
9 2 (0.31%) Confluence
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 53 (8.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (5.86%) Microsoft Office
3 26 (4.01%) Sketch
4 23 (3.54%) InVision
5 15 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
7 9 (1.39%) Zeplin
8 6 (0.92%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.31%) InDesign
10 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 9 (1.39%) Exchequer
2 5 (0.77%) NetSuite
2 5 (0.77%) Sage 200
2 5 (0.77%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.31%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.15%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 64 (9.86%) Azure
2 57 (8.78%) AWS
3 20 (3.08%) Office 365
3 20 (3.08%) SaaS
4 18 (2.77%) Power Platform
5 16 (2.47%) GCP
6 13 (2.00%) IaaS
7 12 (1.85%) Amazon S3
7 12 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (1.54%) PaaS
9 7 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.08%) FinancialForce
10 6 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (0.77%) Route 53
12 3 (0.46%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.46%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.77%) DNS
2 16 (2.47%) LAN
2 16 (2.47%) WAN
3 11 (1.69%) HTTP
4 9 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (1.08%) Firewall
5 7 (1.08%) Network Security
5 7 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.92%) VoIP
7 5 (0.77%) BGP
7 5 (0.77%) DHCP
7 5 (0.77%) OSPF
7 5 (0.77%) Unified Communications
7 5 (0.77%) VPN
8 4 (0.62%) SAN
9 2 (0.31%) Internet
10 1 (0.15%) ATM
10 1 (0.15%) CTI
10 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.93%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.54%) RDBMS
4 21 (3.24%) Oracle Database
5 18 (2.77%) Power BI
6 15 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.16%) Big Data
8 13 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.69%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.54%) Blockchain
11 10 (1.54%) QlikView
12 8 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.08%) CouchDB
13 7 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (5.55%) Git (software)
2 34 (5.24%) Selenium
3 25 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (3.24%) WebDriver
5 16 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.31%) JIRA
7 13 (2.00%) Protractor
7 13 (2.00%) SpecFlow
8 9 (1.39%) SoapUI
9 7 (1.08%) JUnit
10 6 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.77%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.62%) IBM UrbanCode
12 4 (0.62%) Jasmine
12 4 (0.62%) Maven
12 4 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.62%) TestNG
12 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.46%) Subversion
General
1 167 (25.73%) Public Sector
2 164 (25.27%) Marketing
3 158 (24.35%) Telecoms
4 151 (23.27%) Manufacturing
5 148 (22.80%) Electronics
6 107 (16.49%) Banking
7 46 (7.09%) Retail
8 17 (2.62%) Back Office
8 17 (2.62%) Law
9 14 (2.16%) Financial Institution
9 14 (2.16%) Legal
10 8 (1.23%) International Banking
10 8 (1.23%) Police
11 7 (1.08%) Local Government
12 6 (0.92%) Games
13 4 (0.62%) Billing
13 4 (0.62%) Fire and Rescue
14 3 (0.46%) Advertising
15 2 (0.31%) Social Housing
16 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 172 (26.50%) Developer
2 116 (17.87%) Analyst
3 63 (9.71%) .NET Developer
4 48 (7.40%) C# Developer
5 38 (5.86%) Software Developer
6 37 (5.70%) Business Analyst
7 34 (5.24%) Junior
7 34 (5.24%) Project Manager
8 33 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
8 33 (5.08%) Software Engineer
9 32 (4.93%) Consultant
10 28 (4.31%) Support Analyst
11 24 (3.70%) Designer
12 23 (3.54%) Junior Developer
13 22 (3.39%) Team Leader
13 22 (3.39%) UI Designer
14 21 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 19 (2.93%) ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (2.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (2.93%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (20.34%) .NET
2 83 (12.79%) CSS
3 82 (12.63%) AngularJS
3 82 (12.63%) HTML
4 68 (10.48%) ASP.NET
5 54 (8.32%) jQuery
6 48 (7.40%) React
7 45 (6.93%) Web Services
8 41 (6.32%) HTML5
9 30 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (3.85%) RESTful
11 22 (3.39%) WCF
11 22 (3.39%) XML
12 21 (3.24%) .NET Core
13 20 (3.08%) Node.js
13 20 (3.08%) Sass
14 16 (2.47%) JSON
14 16 (2.47%) SOAP
15 14 (2.16%) Spring
16 13 (2.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 61 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (6.78%) User Experience
3 36 (5.55%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (4.31%) Management Information System
5 27 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (2.00%) Reference Data
8 10 (1.54%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.39%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 8 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.77%) BYOD
13 4 (0.62%) Analytical Mindset
13 4 (0.62%) Freedom of Information
13 4 (0.62%) Freedom of Information Act
13 4 (0.62%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.46%) Data Centre
15 2 (0.31%) Cyberthreat
15 2 (0.31%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 50 (7.70%) Windows
2 25 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 23 (3.54%) Linux
4 17 (2.62%) Unix
4 17 (2.62%) Windows 10
5 12 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.23%) Android
7 6 (0.92%) CentOS
7 6 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.77%) Solaris
8 5 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (30.05%) Business Intelligence
3 154 (23.73%) Programme Management
4 149 (22.96%) Digital Marketing
5 123 (18.95%) Problem-Solving
6 103 (15.87%) Software Engineering
7 102 (15.72%) Fintech
8 71 (10.94%) Scrum
9 70 (10.79%) Project Management
10 58 (8.94%) Test Automation
11 54 (8.32%) MVC
12 48 (7.40%) DevOps
13 46 (7.09%) SDLC
14 44 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (6.47%) Mentoring
16 41 (6.32%) Data Management
17 39 (6.01%) Data Modelling
18 38 (5.86%) Quality Management
19 37 (5.70%) TDD
20 33 (5.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 172 (26.50%) C#
2 127 (19.57%) SQL
3 123 (18.95%) JavaScript
4 87 (13.41%) Java
5 41 (6.32%) C
6 24 (3.70%) TypeScript
7 22 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 21 (3.24%) Python
9 20 (3.08%) VBA
10 19 (2.93%) PHP
11 16 (2.47%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.16%) C++
13 13 (2.00%) Shell Script
14 11 (1.69%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.54%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.23%) Scala
17 7 (1.08%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.92%) Perl
19 4 (0.62%) Apple Swift
19 4 (0.62%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 68 (10.48%) Degree
2 24 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.47%) CISSP
4 14 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.69%) CISM
7 9 (1.39%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.23%) CCNA
8 8 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.92%) APMP
10 5 (0.77%) AAT
10 5 (0.77%) ACCA
10 5 (0.77%) CCDP
10 5 (0.77%) CCNP
10 5 (0.77%) CIMA
10 5 (0.77%) ICAEW
10 5 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.62%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.62%) PMI Certification
11 4 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.47%) Data Quality
2 27 (4.16%) QA
3 17 (2.62%) PMO
4 15 (2.31%) SLA
5 8 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.92%) GDPR
7 4 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.15%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.15%) EMIR
8 1 (0.15%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.15%) MiFID
8 1 (0.15%) NIST
System Software
1 38 (5.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 11 (1.69%) Docker
4 9 (1.39%) DFS Replication
4 9 (1.39%) XenApp
5 5 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (2.31%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (1.39%) WSUS
3 7 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (0.92%) Nagios
5 5 (0.77%) Terraform
6 4 (0.62%) Graylog
7 3 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.31%) Ansible
8 2 (0.31%) Puppet
8 2 (0.31%) SCCM
9 1 (0.15%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.15%) Consul
9 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.15%) Kibana
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.15%) MIIS
9 1 (0.15%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 165 (25.42%) SAP
2 133 (20.49%) Microsoft
3 70 (10.79%) Oracle
4 19 (2.93%) VMware
5 17 (2.62%) Tableau
6 16 (2.47%) Cisco
7 15 (2.31%) Citrix
7 15 (2.31%) Juniper
8 13 (2.00%) Adobe
9 10 (1.54%) McAfee
10 9 (1.39%) IronPort
10 9 (1.39%) Sage
11 8 (1.23%) Splunk
12 7 (1.08%) Google
12 7 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.92%) CheckPoint
13 6 (0.92%) Cognos
13 6 (0.92%) iManage
14 5 (0.77%) Apple
14 5 (0.77%) Informatica