Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 3 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 610 792 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.87% 24.89% 17.97%
As % of the General category 51.35% 63.87% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 498 641 539
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £28,625
90th Percentile £72,875 £78,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%

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 1,188 1,240 1,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 32.86% 38.97% 43.37%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1,007 1,298
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £72,875
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +3 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 232 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (30.82%) Business Intelligence
3 186 (30.49%) Programme Management
4 185 (30.33%) Telecoms
5 183 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 182 (29.84%) Marketing
7 180 (29.51%) SAP
8 171 (28.03%) Electronics
9 170 (27.87%) Digital Marketing
10 143 (23.44%) JavaScript
11 131 (21.48%) C#
12 124 (20.33%) Java
13 114 (18.69%) .NET
14 100 (16.39%) HTML
15 97 (15.90%) CSS
16 96 (15.74%) AngularJS
17 95 (15.57%) SQL
18 90 (14.75%) Degree
19 88 (14.43%) Software Engineering
20 85 (13.93%) Microsoft
21 84 (13.77%) SQL Server
22 81 (13.28%) Scrum
23 75 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
24 73 (11.97%) Project Management
25 69 (11.31%) TDD
26 68 (11.15%) Banking
27 66 (10.82%) Retail
28 60 (9.84%) OO
28 60 (9.84%) HTML5
29 59 (9.67%) 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 12 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 12 (1.97%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.31%) JBoss
2 8 (1.31%) Tomcat
2 8 (1.31%) WebSphere
3 6 (0.98%) Confluence
4 5 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (0.82%) Mule
4 5 (0.82%) NetWeaver
5 4 (0.66%) CMS
6 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.33%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.33%) SAS
8 1 (0.16%) Apache
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.16%) IIS
8 1 (0.16%) Liferay
8 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 38 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Magento
1 5 (0.82%) Shopify
2 3 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.16%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 49 (8.03%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (7.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (4.75%) SaaS
4 14 (2.30%) IaaS
4 14 (2.30%) PaaS
5 13 (2.13%) GitHub
6 8 (1.31%) Google Play
7 5 (0.82%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (0.82%) npm
8 4 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.49%) Office 365
10 2 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.80%) SSL
2 9 (1.48%) SMS
3 8 (1.31%) Network Security
3 8 (1.31%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.98%) DHCP
4 6 (0.98%) DNS
4 6 (0.98%) Firewall
4 6 (0.98%) HTTP
5 4 (0.66%) LAN
5 4 (0.66%) WAN
6 2 (0.33%) VPN
6 2 (0.33%) Wireless
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.16%) Internet
7 1 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.16%) VoIP
7 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.74%) NoSQL
3 32 (5.25%) MongoDB
4 23 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (3.44%) Relational Database
7 20 (3.28%) RDBMS
8 17 (2.79%) Big Data
8 17 (2.79%) Oracle Database
9 13 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.80%) MySQL
11 9 (1.48%) Data Mining
12 7 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.15%) CouchDB
12 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
14 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.66%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 4 (0.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 48 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.93%) Jenkins
3 20 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (2.79%) JIRA
5 16 (2.62%) Selenium
6 14 (2.30%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.13%) Visual Studio
8 12 (1.97%) JUnit
8 12 (1.97%) Mercurial
8 12 (1.97%) SpecFlow
9 11 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (1.64%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (1.31%) Protractor
13 7 (1.15%) Jasmine
13 7 (1.15%) NUnit
13 7 (1.15%) WebDriver
14 6 (0.98%) CruiseControl
14 6 (0.98%) Hudson
15 5 (0.82%) MSBuild
General
1 185 (30.33%) Telecoms
2 183 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 182 (29.84%) Marketing
4 171 (28.03%) Electronics
5 68 (11.15%) Banking
6 66 (10.82%) Retail
7 33 (5.41%) Legal
8 27 (4.43%) Law
9 15 (2.46%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.48%) Games
10 9 (1.48%) Online Betting
11 8 (1.31%) Advertising
11 8 (1.31%) Back Office
12 4 (0.66%) Automotive
12 4 (0.66%) French Language
12 4 (0.66%) Military
12 4 (0.66%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.49%) German Language
14 2 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 168 (27.54%) Developer
2 130 (21.31%) Analyst
3 67 (10.98%) Business Analyst
4 59 (9.67%) Project Manager
5 48 (7.87%) .NET Developer
6 47 (7.70%) Java Developer
7 40 (6.56%) Software Developer
8 36 (5.90%) Software Engineer
9 32 (5.25%) Senior Developer
10 29 (4.75%) C# Developer
10 29 (4.75%) JavaScript Developer
11 28 (4.59%) Java Engineer
11 28 (4.59%) Java Software Engineer
12 26 (4.26%) Technical Manager
13 24 (3.93%) Senior Software Engineer
14 22 (3.61%) Senior Java Engineer
14 22 (3.61%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 21 (3.44%) C# .NET Developer
16 20 (3.28%) Service Analyst
17 19 (3.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (18.69%) .NET
2 100 (16.39%) HTML
3 97 (15.90%) CSS
4 96 (15.74%) AngularJS
5 60 (9.84%) HTML5
6 59 (9.67%) ASP.NET
7 43 (7.05%) JSON
8 38 (6.23%) Node.js
9 36 (5.90%) J2EE
9 36 (5.90%) Spring
10 35 (5.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 33 (5.41%) RESTful
12 31 (5.08%) React
13 30 (4.92%) REST
14 27 (4.43%) XML
15 25 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web API
16 24 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (3.77%) KnockoutJS
18 22 (3.61%) CSS3
19 16 (2.62%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.85%) User Experience
2 50 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 37 (6.07%) Mobile App
4 28 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (3.77%) Fintech
6 14 (2.30%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.13%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.97%) Blackberry
8 12 (1.97%) iPhone
8 12 (1.97%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.48%) Online Games
10 8 (1.31%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (0.82%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.82%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.82%) Robotics
13 4 (0.66%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.66%) NHS
13 4 (0.66%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.08%) Windows
2 21 (3.44%) Linux
3 15 (2.46%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.80%) Android
6 8 (1.31%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.15%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.49%) Solaris
8 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.33%) Unix
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (30.82%) Business Intelligence
3 186 (30.49%) Programme Management
4 170 (27.87%) Digital Marketing
5 88 (14.43%) Software Engineering
6 81 (13.28%) Scrum
7 75 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 73 (11.97%) Project Management
9 69 (11.31%) TDD
10 60 (9.84%) OO
11 53 (8.69%) PRINCE2
12 51 (8.36%) MVC
13 49 (8.03%) DevOps
13 49 (8.03%) ITIL
14 48 (7.87%) Mentoring
15 36 (5.90%) SDLC
16 35 (5.74%) Test Automation
17 33 (5.41%) Unit Testing
18 32 (5.25%) Microservices
19 30 (4.92%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 143 (23.44%) JavaScript
2 131 (21.48%) C#
3 124 (20.33%) Java
4 95 (15.57%) SQL
5 53 (8.69%) Python
6 39 (6.39%) C++
7 34 (5.57%) Ruby
8 22 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 16 (2.62%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.46%) Go
11 10 (1.64%) Apple Swift
11 10 (1.64%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.48%) C
12 9 (1.48%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.31%) Kotlin
13 8 (1.31%) Objective-C
13 8 (1.31%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.15%) F#
14 7 (1.15%) PHP
15 6 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 90 (14.75%) Degree
2 41 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 21 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (2.30%) ISEB
5 14 (2.30%) ISTQB
6 13 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (1.80%) APMP
8 10 (1.64%) PhD
9 8 (1.31%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.15%) CISSP
10 7 (1.15%) MCSE
11 5 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.66%) CCA
12 4 (0.66%) CCNA
12 4 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (0.66%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.49%) Master's Degree
13 3 (0.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.59%) QA
1 28 (4.59%) SLA
2 19 (3.11%) PMO
3 12 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.80%) GDPR
5 9 (1.48%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.82%) RMADS
7 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.66%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.33%) MiFID
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 31000
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.80%) Docker
3 4 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (1.15%) Puppet
2 6 (0.98%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.66%) SCCM
4 3 (0.49%) SCOM
4 3 (0.49%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 180 (29.51%) SAP
2 85 (13.93%) Microsoft
3 34 (5.57%) Oracle
4 12 (1.97%) Cadence
5 11 (1.80%) Google
6 8 (1.31%) HP
7 7 (1.15%) Cisco
7 7 (1.15%) NetApp
8 5 (0.82%) Apple
8 5 (0.82%) Cognos
9 4 (0.66%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.66%) Elavon
9 4 (0.66%) F5
9 4 (0.66%) IFS
9 4 (0.66%) Tableau
10 3 (0.49%) BT
10 3 (0.49%) CA
10 3 (0.49%) VMware
11 2 (0.33%) Citrix
11 2 (0.33%) Xamarin