Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 813 626 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.65% 19.45% 17.05%
As % of the General category 61.87% 49.92% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 636 540 534
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,900 £30,000 £28,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -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 1314 1254 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 34.99% 38.96% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1066 1055 1264
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £28,625 £27,700 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £72,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Finance.

1 391 (48.09%) Business Intelligence
2 387 (47.60%) Manufacturing
3 382 (46.99%) Telecoms
4 378 (46.49%) SAP
5 376 (46.25%) Electronics
5 376 (46.25%) Marketing
6 375 (46.13%) Programme Management
7 372 (45.76%) Digital Marketing
8 304 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
9 208 (25.58%) JavaScript
10 189 (23.25%) HTML
11 181 (22.26%) Java
11 181 (22.26%) C#
12 162 (19.93%) CSS
13 159 (19.56%) .NET
14 132 (16.24%) SQL
15 130 (15.99%) AngularJS
16 122 (15.01%) Microsoft
17 118 (14.51%) TDD
18 114 (14.02%) SQL Server
19 110 (13.53%) ASP.NET
19 110 (13.53%) Scrum
19 110 (13.53%) Degree
20 109 (13.41%) HTML5
21 107 (13.16%) Git (software)
22 95 (11.69%) Python
23 94 (11.56%) Software Engineering
24 92 (11.32%) MVC
25 82 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
25 82 (10.09%) Banking

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 30 (3.69%) CMS
2 29 (3.57%) Confluence
3 20 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.23%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.98%) Mule
7 6 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.74%) JBoss
7 6 (0.74%) NetWeaver
7 6 (0.74%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.62%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.49%) Apache
9 4 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.49%) IIS
10 3 (0.37%) WordPress
11 2 (0.25%) CloudStack
11 2 (0.25%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.25%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 39 (4.80%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (1.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Maximo
4 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 70 (8.61%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (4.43%) GitHub
4 24 (2.95%) SaaS
5 21 (2.58%) Google Play
6 20 (2.46%) IaaS
6 20 (2.46%) PaaS
7 17 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (0.62%) npm
9 4 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (0.49%) BrowserStack
9 4 (0.49%) Sauce Labs
10 3 (0.37%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.25%) Office 365
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.46%) TCP/IP
2 17 (2.09%) HTTP
2 17 (2.09%) SSL
3 16 (1.97%) Internet
4 15 (1.85%) Firewall
5 12 (1.48%) VPN
6 11 (1.35%) iSCSI
6 11 (1.35%) SMS
7 10 (1.23%) LAN
7 10 (1.23%) WAN
8 7 (0.86%) Network Security
9 6 (0.74%) VLAN
10 4 (0.49%) DHCP
10 4 (0.49%) DNS
11 3 (0.37%) MPLS
11 3 (0.37%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.25%) Cisco ISE
12 2 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 30 (3.69%) Relational Database
4 29 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 28 (3.44%) Data Mining
6 26 (3.20%) RDBMS
6 26 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (2.71%) MySQL
9 17 (2.09%) Big Data
10 16 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.48%) CouchDB
13 10 (1.23%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (0.86%) OLAP
15 5 (0.62%) DB2
15 5 (0.62%) Redis
16 4 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 107 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 46 (5.66%) JIRA
3 34 (4.18%) TeamCity
4 25 (3.08%) Selenium
5 24 (2.95%) Jenkins
5 24 (2.95%) Visual Studio
6 22 (2.71%) Cucumber
7 19 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 18 (2.21%) Mercurial
9 14 (1.72%) WebDriver
10 13 (1.60%) MSBuild
11 12 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (1.35%) SoapUI
13 10 (1.23%) JUnit
14 8 (0.98%) Artifactory
14 8 (0.98%) Bitbucket
14 8 (0.98%) Protractor
14 8 (0.98%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.86%) Capybara
15 7 (0.86%) Jasmine
General
1 387 (47.60%) Manufacturing
2 382 (46.99%) Telecoms
3 376 (46.25%) Electronics
3 376 (46.25%) Marketing
4 82 (10.09%) Banking
5 64 (7.87%) Retail
6 33 (4.06%) Games
7 30 (3.69%) Multimedia
8 22 (2.71%) Legal
9 17 (2.09%) Military
9 17 (2.09%) Online Betting
10 12 (1.48%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.48%) Private Banking
11 10 (1.23%) Law
12 7 (0.86%) Automotive
13 5 (0.62%) Advertising
13 5 (0.62%) French Language
14 4 (0.49%) German Language
15 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 265 (32.60%) Developer
2 123 (15.13%) Analyst
3 73 (8.98%) .NET Developer
4 63 (7.75%) Project Manager
5 54 (6.64%) Software Developer
6 52 (6.40%) Business Analyst
7 51 (6.27%) Java Developer
8 50 (6.15%) Senior Developer
9 49 (6.03%) JavaScript Developer
10 47 (5.78%) C# Developer
11 41 (5.04%) Software Engineer
12 39 (4.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 37 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
14 33 (4.06%) ASP.NET Developer
14 33 (4.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 32 (3.94%) Designer
15 32 (3.94%) Junior
16 31 (3.81%) Graduate
17 28 (3.44%) Machine Learning Researcher
17 28 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (23.25%) HTML
2 162 (19.93%) CSS
3 159 (19.56%) .NET
4 130 (15.99%) AngularJS
5 110 (13.53%) ASP.NET
6 109 (13.41%) HTML5
7 69 (8.49%) XML
8 68 (8.36%) JSON
9 66 (8.12%) RESTful
10 60 (7.38%) Node.js
11 55 (6.77%) CSS3
12 47 (5.78%) React
13 46 (5.66%) REST
14 41 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (4.31%) jQuery
15 35 (4.31%) KnockoutJS
16 34 (4.18%) Spring
16 34 (4.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 32 (3.94%) Kafka
18 29 (3.57%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 66 (8.12%) Computer Science
1 66 (8.12%) Mobile App
2 63 (7.75%) User Experience
3 57 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (5.54%) Greenfield Project
5 34 (4.18%) Algorithms
6 30 (3.69%) e-Learning
6 30 (3.69%) Management Information System
7 24 (2.95%) Data Centre
8 23 (2.83%) iPad
9 20 (2.46%) Data Structures
10 17 (2.09%) Online Games
11 16 (1.97%) Fintech
12 14 (1.72%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.35%) Replication
14 10 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.86%) Hedge funds
16 6 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
17 5 (0.62%) Clustering
17 5 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 64 (7.87%) Linux
2 57 (7.01%) Windows
3 27 (3.32%) Android
4 22 (2.71%) Ubuntu
5 21 (2.58%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.09%) Windows Server
7 13 (1.60%) Unix
8 11 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.86%) Solaris
10 5 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.49%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.25%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.12%) AIX
13 1 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (48.09%) Business Intelligence
2 375 (46.13%) Programme Management
3 372 (45.76%) Digital Marketing
4 304 (37.39%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (14.51%) TDD
6 110 (13.53%) Scrum
7 94 (11.56%) Software Engineering
8 92 (11.32%) MVC
9 82 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 80 (9.84%) Project Management
11 75 (9.23%) Microservices
11 75 (9.23%) OO
12 74 (9.10%) DevOps
13 65 (8.00%) Mentoring
14 61 (7.50%) SDLC
15 53 (6.52%) OOP
16 52 (6.40%) PRINCE2
17 43 (5.29%) Front End Development
17 43 (5.29%) ITIL
18 39 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 208 (25.58%) JavaScript
2 181 (22.26%) C#
2 181 (22.26%) Java
3 132 (16.24%) SQL
4 95 (11.69%) Python
5 70 (8.61%) C++
6 53 (6.52%) Ruby
7 44 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 24 (2.95%) Perl
9 22 (2.71%) PHP
10 21 (2.58%) Apple Swift
10 21 (2.58%) Clojure
10 21 (2.58%) Kotlin
10 21 (2.58%) Objective-C
11 17 (2.09%) T-SQL
12 15 (1.85%) C
13 14 (1.72%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.48%) Go
15 11 (1.35%) R
16 7 (0.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 110 (13.53%) Degree
2 68 (8.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (6.89%) Security Cleared
4 30 (3.69%) SC Cleared
5 29 (3.57%) PhD
6 28 (3.44%) ISEB
7 21 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 15 (1.85%) APMP
9 12 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.11%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.86%) CISSP
12 6 (0.74%) CISM
13 5 (0.62%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.62%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 5 (0.62%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
13 5 (0.62%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.49%) CESG Certified Professional
14 4 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (0.37%) PMP
16 2 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.08%) QA
2 19 (2.34%) SLA
3 16 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.48%) PMO
5 10 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.98%) GDPR
7 6 (0.74%) RMADS
8 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.25%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.85%) Docker
2 15 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.35%) NFS
3 11 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.49%) XenApp
5 2 (0.25%) Snort
5 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.25%) vSphere
5 2 (0.25%) Xen
5 2 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (3.08%) Puppet
2 15 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.60%) Ansible
4 11 (1.35%) vMotion
5 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (0.49%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.25%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.25%) RSA enVision
7 2 (0.25%) Terraform
7 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
8 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 378 (46.49%) SAP
2 122 (15.01%) Microsoft
3 63 (7.75%) Google
4 49 (6.03%) Oracle
5 22 (2.71%) VMware
6 17 (2.09%) Adobe
6 17 (2.09%) NetApp
7 15 (1.85%) Apple
8 12 (1.48%) Cadence
8 12 (1.48%) Cisco
9 11 (1.35%) Citrix
9 11 (1.35%) Tableau
10 10 (1.23%) ArcSight
11 8 (0.98%) Cognos
11 8 (0.98%) LogRhythm
12 7 (0.86%) IBM
13 5 (0.62%) CheckPoint
14 4 (0.49%) F5
14 4 (0.49%) Symantec
15 3 (0.37%) Red Hat