Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 805 829 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.40% 21.56% 20.76%
As % of the General category 56.69% 60.64% 54.38%
Number of salaries quoted 682 656 557
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £77,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.91%

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 1,420 1,367 1,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 37.76% 35.55% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,110 1,126 1,014
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,225 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,025 £67,500 £75,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +6.67%

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 331 (41.12%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (37.89%) Business Intelligence
3 300 (37.27%) Marketing
4 294 (36.52%) Telecoms
5 286 (35.53%) Manufacturing
5 286 (35.53%) Programme Management
6 278 (34.53%) SAP
7 277 (34.41%) Digital Marketing
8 275 (34.16%) Electronics
9 189 (23.48%) C#
10 188 (23.35%) JavaScript
11 177 (21.99%) .NET
12 161 (20.00%) Scrum
13 151 (18.76%) HTML
14 149 (18.51%) Microsoft
15 139 (17.27%) Java
16 132 (16.40%) CSS
17 124 (15.40%) SQL
18 112 (13.91%) Degree
19 106 (13.17%) SQL Server
20 102 (12.67%) Oracle
20 102 (12.67%) TDD
21 88 (10.93%) ASP.NET
21 88 (10.93%) Project Management
22 87 (10.81%) MVC
23 80 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
24 78 (9.69%) Greenfield Project
24 78 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
24 78 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
25 74 (9.19%) Computer Science Degree

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 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.24%) Apache
3 9 (1.12%) Apache Spark
4 6 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.37%) CMS
5 3 (0.37%) Confluence
6 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.25%) Drupal
6 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.25%) IIS
6 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.25%) SAS
6 2 (0.25%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 53 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (4.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 25 (3.11%) Microsoft Project
4 13 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.37%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.12%) InDesign
7 1 (0.12%) InVision
7 1 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.12%) Pixate
7 1 (0.12%) Revit
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.87%) NetSuite
4 4 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.37%) Sage 1000
5 3 (0.37%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.37%) Sage 500
5 3 (0.37%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.25%) Magento
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.25%) Shopify
7 1 (0.12%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.61%) Office 365
4 19 (2.36%) SaaS
5 12 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.99%) PaaS
7 7 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
7 7 (0.87%) GitHub
8 6 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.75%) IaaS
9 5 (0.62%) G Suite
9 5 (0.62%) Slack
10 4 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.25%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.25%) npm
11 2 (0.25%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.12%) NuGet
12 1 (0.12%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.98%) Internet
2 18 (2.24%) DNS
3 13 (1.61%) DHCP
4 7 (0.87%) Firewall
4 7 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.62%) Intranet
6 4 (0.50%) DMZ
6 4 (0.50%) Network Security
6 4 (0.50%) SMS
6 4 (0.50%) SMTP
6 4 (0.50%) SNMP
7 3 (0.37%) HTTP
7 3 (0.37%) VPN
8 2 (0.25%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.25%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.25%) LAN
8 2 (0.25%) Skype
8 2 (0.25%) WAN
9 1 (0.12%) HbbTV
9 1 (0.12%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.09%) MySQL
3 28 (3.48%) NoSQL
4 25 (3.11%) Oracle Database
5 20 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (2.36%) MariaDB
7 16 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (1.86%) Hadoop
9 14 (1.74%) Big Data
10 13 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (1.49%) Data Mining
11 12 (1.49%) QlikView
12 10 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (1.24%) Power BI
13 8 (0.99%) MongoDB
14 7 (0.87%) Relational Database
14 7 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.75%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.75%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 47 (5.84%) JIRA
2 44 (5.47%) Selenium
3 37 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (2.98%) Git (software)
5 23 (2.86%) Protractor
6 22 (2.73%) JUnit
6 22 (2.73%) PHPUnit
7 20 (2.48%) Jasmine
7 20 (2.48%) TestNG
8 9 (1.12%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.75%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.75%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.62%) Axure RP
11 4 (0.50%) PhpStorm
11 4 (0.50%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.37%) gulp
12 3 (0.37%) IBM UrbanCode
12 3 (0.37%) webpack
General
1 300 (37.27%) Marketing
2 294 (36.52%) Telecoms
3 286 (35.53%) Manufacturing
4 275 (34.16%) Electronics
5 59 (7.33%) Retail
6 35 (4.35%) Banking
7 15 (1.86%) Legal
8 10 (1.24%) Games
9 9 (1.12%) Back Office
9 9 (1.12%) Law
10 6 (0.75%) Advertising
10 6 (0.75%) Billing
10 6 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.62%) Automotive
11 5 (0.62%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.50%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.12%) Front Office
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 238 (29.57%) Developer
2 124 (15.40%) Analyst
3 74 (9.19%) .NET Developer
4 72 (8.94%) C# Developer
5 68 (8.45%) Software Developer
6 60 (7.45%) Architect
6 60 (7.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 59 (7.33%) Project Manager
8 54 (6.71%) Java Developer
9 49 (6.09%) PHP Developer
10 45 (5.59%) .NET Software Developer
11 43 (5.34%) C# Software Developer
12 41 (5.09%) Business Analyst
13 31 (3.85%) Consultant
13 31 (3.85%) Team Leader
14 28 (3.48%) Service Manager
15 26 (3.23%) Web Developer
16 25 (3.11%) Test Analyst
17 24 (2.98%) Senior Developer
18 23 (2.86%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (21.99%) .NET
2 151 (18.76%) HTML
3 132 (16.40%) CSS
4 88 (10.93%) ASP.NET
5 74 (9.19%) jQuery
6 67 (8.32%) AngularJS
7 57 (7.08%) Web Services
8 49 (6.09%) Node.js
9 46 (5.71%) SOAP
10 44 (5.47%) XML
11 41 (5.09%) RESTful
11 41 (5.09%) Spring
12 35 (4.35%) Spring MVC
13 33 (4.10%) J2EE
14 26 (3.23%) HTML5
14 26 (3.23%) React
15 24 (2.98%) REST
16 23 (2.86%) XHTML
17 21 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (2.48%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (9.69%) Greenfield Project
2 62 (7.70%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.96%) Data Centre
4 41 (5.09%) Fintech
5 40 (4.97%) User Experience
6 38 (4.72%) Computer Science
7 30 (3.73%) Mobile App
8 18 (2.24%) Algorithms
8 18 (2.24%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.75%) Blog
9 6 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.75%) FMCG
9 6 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (0.62%) Driving Licence
10 5 (0.62%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (0.50%) Digital TV
11 4 (0.50%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.37%) Cybercrime
12 3 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.21%) Linux
2 42 (5.22%) Windows
3 23 (2.86%) Unix
4 16 (1.99%) Solaris
5 11 (1.37%) Windows 10
6 10 (1.24%) Android
7 9 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 8 (0.99%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.62%) CentOS
11 3 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.37%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.12%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.12%) Debian
13 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (41.12%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (37.89%) Business Intelligence
3 286 (35.53%) Programme Management
4 277 (34.41%) Digital Marketing
5 161 (20.00%) Scrum
6 102 (12.67%) TDD
7 88 (10.93%) Project Management
8 87 (10.81%) MVC
9 80 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
10 78 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
10 78 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 72 (8.94%) E-Commerce
12 69 (8.57%) SDLC
13 68 (8.45%) ITIL
14 63 (7.83%) Test Automation
15 53 (6.58%) OO
16 47 (5.84%) Software Engineering
16 47 (5.84%) Web Development
17 45 (5.59%) PRINCE2
18 43 (5.34%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 189 (23.48%) C#
2 188 (23.35%) JavaScript
3 139 (17.27%) Java
4 124 (15.40%) SQL
5 65 (8.07%) Python
6 53 (6.58%) PHP
7 22 (2.73%) C++
8 20 (2.48%) C
8 20 (2.48%) PL/SQL
9 19 (2.36%) Bash Shell
9 19 (2.36%) Perl
10 16 (1.99%) Ruby
11 15 (1.86%) PowerShell
12 14 (1.74%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.37%) Go
14 10 (1.24%) ES6
14 10 (1.24%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.12%) ES7
15 9 (1.12%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.75%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 112 (13.91%) Degree
2 74 (9.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.86%) CISSP
4 15 (1.86%) SC Cleared
5 14 (1.74%) CISM
6 11 (1.37%) APMP
6 11 (1.37%) PhD
7 9 (1.12%) CISA
8 8 (0.99%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (0.87%) PMP
10 6 (0.75%) ISEB
10 6 (0.75%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.50%) CCNP
12 4 (0.50%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.47%) GDPR
2 36 (4.47%) QA
3 34 (4.22%) PMO
4 26 (3.23%) SLA
5 22 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.50%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.25%) RMADS
7 2 (0.25%) WCAG
8 1 (0.12%) COBIT
8 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.12%) NIST 800
System Software
1 23 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.74%) Docker
2 14 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (2.24%) Puppet
2 11 (1.37%) Galera Cluster
3 6 (0.75%) Kubernetes
3 6 (0.75%) SCCM
4 5 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.62%) Terraform
5 4 (0.50%) Ansible
6 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.12%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.12%) Packer
6 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 278 (34.53%) SAP
2 149 (18.51%) Microsoft
3 102 (12.67%) Oracle
4 19 (2.36%) Cognos
5 14 (1.74%) Tableau
5 14 (1.74%) VMware
6 11 (1.37%) Google
7 8 (0.99%) Splunk
8 7 (0.87%) Apple
9 6 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.75%) Sage
10 5 (0.62%) Adobe
10 5 (0.62%) Informatica
10 5 (0.62%) Workday
11 4 (0.50%) Cadence
11 4 (0.50%) Citrix
12 3 (0.37%) BT
12 3 (0.37%) Facebook
12 3 (0.37%) HP
12 3 (0.37%) Salesforce.com