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

Financial
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 754 867 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.44% 22.50% 17.28%
As % of the General category 55.20% 62.87% 42.55%
Number of salaries quoted 643 687 515
Bristol median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £27,800
90th Percentile £67,250 £70,250 £65,750
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 1,366 1,379 1,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 35.22% 35.78% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,075 1,125 1,188
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 294 (38.99%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (34.08%) C#
3 250 (33.16%) Manufacturing
4 247 (32.76%) Telecoms
4 247 (32.76%) Marketing
5 242 (32.10%) Business Intelligence
6 236 (31.30%) SAP
7 232 (30.77%) Programme Management
8 225 (29.84%) .NET
9 223 (29.58%) Digital Marketing
10 222 (29.44%) Electronics
11 188 (24.93%) SQL
12 182 (24.14%) JavaScript
13 170 (22.55%) HTML
14 155 (20.56%) Microsoft
15 151 (20.03%) CSS
16 149 (19.76%) SQL Server
16 149 (19.76%) Scrum
17 145 (19.23%) Java
18 114 (15.12%) Oracle
19 108 (14.32%) Degree
20 103 (13.66%) ASP.NET
21 92 (12.20%) AngularJS
22 87 (11.54%) Test Automation
23 81 (10.74%) Python
24 78 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
25 77 (10.21%) Project Management
26 76 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
27 74 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
27 74 (9.81%) TDD

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 10 (1.33%) Apache
1 10 (1.33%) CMS
2 9 (1.19%) WebSphere
3 7 (0.93%) JBoss
4 5 (0.66%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.66%) WordPress
5 4 (0.53%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.53%) Drupal
5 4 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.53%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.40%) Confluence
6 3 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.27%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 48 (6.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (2.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (1.99%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (1.33%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.13%) Revit
Business Applications
1 18 (2.39%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.06%) NetSuite
4 5 (0.66%) Magento
4 5 (0.66%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.66%) Shopify
5 4 (0.53%) Elite 3E
5 4 (0.53%) Sage X3
6 3 (0.40%) Sage 1000
6 3 (0.40%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.40%) Sage 500
7 1 (0.13%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.13%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (2.52%) Dynamics 365
4 18 (2.39%) SaaS
5 11 (1.46%) Office 365
6 9 (1.19%) PaaS
7 7 (0.93%) IaaS
8 6 (0.80%) GitHub
9 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.40%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.40%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.27%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.27%) npm
10 2 (0.27%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.06%) DNS
1 8 (1.06%) SMS
2 7 (0.93%) Firewall
3 6 (0.80%) HTTP
3 6 (0.80%) SSH
4 5 (0.66%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.53%) Network Security
5 4 (0.53%) SMTP
5 4 (0.53%) SNMP
6 3 (0.40%) DHCP
6 3 (0.40%) Skype
6 3 (0.40%) VoIP
7 2 (0.27%) SAN
7 2 (0.27%) SSL
8 1 (0.13%) Internet
8 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.13%) LAN
8 1 (0.13%) VPN
8 1 (0.13%) WAN
8 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (19.76%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.51%) NoSQL
3 32 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (3.45%) MySQL
5 24 (3.18%) Oracle Database
6 17 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (1.99%) Relational Database
8 14 (1.86%) Data Mining
8 14 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (1.86%) Oracle Database 12c
9 13 (1.72%) QlikView
10 12 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.46%) Power BI
12 10 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (1.33%) MongoDB
12 10 (1.33%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.19%) Big Data
13 9 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (7.69%) Selenium
2 52 (6.90%) JUnit
3 41 (5.44%) Jasmine
3 41 (5.44%) Protractor
4 40 (5.31%) TestNG
5 39 (5.17%) JIRA
6 27 (3.58%) Git (software)
7 25 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (1.99%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.46%) TeamCity
9 11 (1.46%) Visual Studio
10 10 (1.33%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.06%) Bitbucket
11 8 (1.06%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.93%) SpecFlow
12 7 (0.93%) Subversion
12 7 (0.93%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.80%) JMeter
14 5 (0.66%) NUnit
14 5 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 250 (33.16%) Manufacturing
2 247 (32.76%) Marketing
2 247 (32.76%) Telecoms
3 222 (29.44%) Electronics
4 59 (7.82%) Retail
5 54 (7.16%) Banking
6 29 (3.85%) Legal
7 16 (2.12%) Advertising
8 10 (1.33%) Law
9 8 (1.06%) Back Office
10 7 (0.93%) Billing
11 6 (0.80%) Games
12 4 (0.53%) Automotive
12 4 (0.53%) French Language
12 4 (0.53%) German Language
12 4 (0.53%) Local Government
12 4 (0.53%) Private Banking
13 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.40%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 263 (34.88%) Developer
2 111 (14.72%) .NET Developer
3 110 (14.59%) Analyst
4 97 (12.86%) C# Developer
5 91 (12.07%) Software Developer
6 82 (10.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 61 (8.09%) Java Developer
8 55 (7.29%) Project Manager
9 54 (7.16%) .NET Software Developer
10 50 (6.63%) C# Software Developer
11 43 (5.70%) Business Analyst
12 41 (5.44%) JavaScript Developer
13 33 (4.38%) Consultant
14 32 (4.24%) Graduate
15 29 (3.85%) Architect
15 29 (3.85%) Senior Developer
16 27 (3.58%) Developer in Test
17 26 (3.45%) Junior
17 26 (3.45%) Team Leader
18 25 (3.32%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (29.84%) .NET
2 170 (22.55%) HTML
3 151 (20.03%) CSS
4 103 (13.66%) ASP.NET
5 92 (12.20%) AngularJS
6 70 (9.28%) jQuery
7 36 (4.77%) Web Services
8 31 (4.11%) HTML5
9 30 (3.98%) Angular 2
10 29 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (3.32%) Node.js
11 25 (3.32%) RESTful
12 23 (3.05%) XML
13 22 (2.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (2.65%) React
14 20 (2.65%) REST
15 19 (2.52%) .NET Framework
16 15 (1.99%) J2EE
16 15 (1.99%) SOAP
16 15 (1.99%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 76 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (6.10%) Fintech
3 45 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
4 41 (5.44%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.58%) Mobile App
6 26 (3.45%) Data Centre
7 24 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (3.18%) User Experience
8 19 (2.52%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.59%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.66%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (0.66%) Driving Licence
10 5 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.40%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.27%) Credit Risk
13 2 (0.27%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.27%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.27%) PKI
13 2 (0.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (6.10%) Windows
2 31 (4.11%) Linux
3 15 (1.99%) Apple iOS
3 15 (1.99%) Windows Server
4 14 (1.86%) Solaris
5 13 (1.72%) Android
6 11 (1.46%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.33%) Windows 10
8 9 (1.19%) Unix
9 6 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (38.99%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (32.10%) Business Intelligence
3 232 (30.77%) Programme Management
4 223 (29.58%) Digital Marketing
5 149 (19.76%) Scrum
6 87 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 78 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
8 77 (10.21%) Project Management
9 74 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
9 74 (9.81%) TDD
10 69 (9.15%) SDLC
11 66 (8.75%) MVC
12 65 (8.62%) OO
13 63 (8.36%) Software Engineering
14 62 (8.22%) E-Commerce
15 60 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
16 49 (6.50%) ITIL
17 46 (6.10%) Mentoring
18 42 (5.57%) Machine Learning
19 40 (5.31%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 257 (34.08%) C#
2 188 (24.93%) SQL
3 182 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 145 (19.23%) Java
5 81 (10.74%) Python
6 34 (4.51%) C++
6 34 (4.51%) T-SQL
7 29 (3.85%) PHP
7 29 (3.85%) Ruby
8 25 (3.32%) Perl
9 22 (2.92%) PowerShell
10 21 (2.79%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.25%) VB.NET
12 13 (1.72%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.59%) C
13 12 (1.59%) ES6
14 10 (1.33%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.80%) ES7
15 6 (0.80%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 108 (14.32%) Degree
2 63 (8.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (2.25%) APMP
4 11 (1.46%) ISEB
4 11 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (1.33%) PhD
6 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.06%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.93%) CIMA
7 7 (0.93%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.93%) PMP
7 7 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.80%) ACCA
8 6 (0.80%) CISSP
8 6 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.80%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.66%) CISA
9 5 (0.66%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.84%) QA
2 23 (3.05%) PMO
3 12 (1.59%) GDPR
3 12 (1.59%) SLA
4 8 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.27%) EMIR
6 2 (0.27%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.27%) MiFID
6 2 (0.27%) PSD2
6 2 (0.27%) RMADS
6 2 (0.27%) WCAG
7 1 (0.13%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.86%) Docker
3 8 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.27%) XenApp
5 1 (0.13%) HDFS
5 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.40%) Ansible
2 3 (0.40%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (0.40%) SCCM
2 3 (0.40%) SCVMM
2 3 (0.40%) Terraform
3 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.27%) Puppet
4 1 (0.13%) Galera Cluster
4 1 (0.13%) Packer
4 1 (0.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 236 (31.30%) SAP
2 155 (20.56%) Microsoft
3 114 (15.12%) Oracle
4 14 (1.86%) Tableau
5 10 (1.33%) Cadence
5 10 (1.33%) Sage
6 8 (1.06%) Splunk
7 6 (0.80%) Cognos
8 5 (0.66%) Infor
8 5 (0.66%) NetApp
9 4 (0.53%) Cisco
9 4 (0.53%) HP
9 4 (0.53%) IBM
9 4 (0.53%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.40%) Adobe
10 3 (0.40%) Citrix
10 3 (0.40%) Epicor
10 3 (0.40%) Google
10 3 (0.40%) VMware
11 2 (0.27%) Civica