Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 848 600 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 22.02% 17.77% 17.63%
As % of the General category 61.32% 44.31% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 674 515 561
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,175 £72,500 £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 1383 1354 1440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 35.91% 40.09% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1147 1181
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +3.85%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £75,000
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 23 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 390 (45.99%) Telecoms
2 388 (45.75%) Business Intelligence
3 383 (45.17%) Manufacturing
4 381 (44.93%) Marketing
5 378 (44.58%) SAP
6 376 (44.34%) Electronics
7 375 (44.22%) Programme Management
8 369 (43.51%) Digital Marketing
9 334 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
10 186 (21.93%) JavaScript
11 180 (21.23%) HTML
12 177 (20.87%) Java
13 174 (20.52%) C#
14 154 (18.16%) CSS
15 149 (17.57%) .NET
16 127 (14.98%) SQL
16 127 (14.98%) Microsoft
17 126 (14.86%) Scrum
18 114 (13.44%) TDD
18 114 (13.44%) AngularJS
19 108 (12.74%) Degree
20 105 (12.38%) SQL Server
21 102 (12.03%) Git (software)
22 101 (11.91%) ASP.NET
23 99 (11.67%) HTML5
24 96 (11.32%) Software Engineering
25 95 (11.20%) MVC
26 92 (10.85%) Project Management
27 91 (10.73%) Python
28 85 (10.02%) 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 33 (3.89%) CMS
2 31 (3.66%) Confluence
3 17 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.53%) Tomcat
5 8 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.71%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.59%) Mule
7 5 (0.59%) SAS
8 4 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.47%) Apache
8 4 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.47%) IIS
8 4 (0.47%) JBoss
8 4 (0.47%) NetWeaver
8 4 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.35%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.35%) Papyrus
9 3 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (2.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) Maximo
3 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.12%) Shopify
3 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 58 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (4.01%) GitHub
4 20 (2.36%) Google Play
5 18 (2.12%) SaaS
6 17 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.89%) IaaS
7 16 (1.89%) PaaS
8 4 (0.47%) BrowserStack
8 4 (0.47%) Sauce Labs
9 3 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.24%) Office 365
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.83%) Internet
2 22 (2.59%) TCP/IP
3 19 (2.24%) Firewall
3 19 (2.24%) HTTP
4 16 (1.89%) SSL
5 12 (1.42%) VPN
6 11 (1.30%) iSCSI
7 10 (1.18%) LAN
7 10 (1.18%) WAN
8 7 (0.83%) VLAN
9 5 (0.59%) Unified Communications
10 4 (0.47%) DHCP
10 4 (0.47%) DNS
10 4 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.47%) SAN
10 4 (0.47%) SMS
11 3 (0.35%) MPLS
11 3 (0.35%) NAS
12 2 (0.24%) Cisco ISE
12 2 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 33 (3.89%) Relational Database
3 32 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 28 (3.30%) Data Mining
5 26 (3.07%) Big Data
5 26 (3.07%) NoSQL
6 23 (2.71%) MySQL
6 23 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (2.48%) RDBMS
8 18 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (1.30%) CouchDB
11 7 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (0.83%) Redis
12 6 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.59%) DB2
14 4 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.47%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 102 (12.03%) Git (software)
2 49 (5.78%) JIRA
3 36 (4.25%) TeamCity
4 23 (2.71%) Jenkins
4 23 (2.71%) Selenium
4 23 (2.71%) Visual Studio
5 22 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (2.24%) Cucumber
7 15 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (1.77%) MSBuild
8 14 (1.65%) Mercurial
9 12 (1.42%) SoapUI
10 11 (1.30%) WebDriver
11 8 (0.94%) Artifactory
11 8 (0.94%) Bitbucket
11 8 (0.94%) JMeter
12 7 (0.83%) Maven
13 6 (0.71%) JUnit
13 6 (0.71%) SpecFlow
13 6 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 390 (45.99%) Telecoms
2 383 (45.17%) Manufacturing
3 381 (44.93%) Marketing
4 376 (44.34%) Electronics
5 85 (10.02%) Banking
6 60 (7.08%) Retail
7 36 (4.25%) Legal
8 31 (3.66%) Multimedia
9 28 (3.30%) Games
10 19 (2.24%) Military
11 15 (1.77%) Law
12 14 (1.65%) Private Banking
13 12 (1.42%) Investment Banking
14 11 (1.30%) Online Betting
15 8 (0.94%) Automotive
16 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
17 4 (0.47%) Advertising
18 3 (0.35%) Publishing
19 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
19 2 (0.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 259 (30.54%) Developer
2 148 (17.45%) Analyst
3 78 (9.20%) .NET Developer
4 74 (8.73%) Project Manager
5 59 (6.96%) Business Analyst
6 49 (5.78%) Software Developer
7 45 (5.31%) Java Developer
8 44 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 43 (5.07%) C# Developer
9 43 (5.07%) JavaScript Developer
10 39 (4.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 37 (4.36%) Software Engineer
12 35 (4.13%) C# .NET Developer
13 32 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
13 32 (3.77%) Junior
14 31 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
14 31 (3.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 30 (3.54%) Lead Developer
16 29 (3.42%) Designer
17 28 (3.30%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (21.23%) HTML
2 154 (18.16%) CSS
3 149 (17.57%) .NET
4 114 (13.44%) AngularJS
5 101 (11.91%) ASP.NET
6 99 (11.67%) HTML5
7 70 (8.25%) XML
8 63 (7.43%) RESTful
9 60 (7.08%) JSON
10 56 (6.60%) CSS3
11 54 (6.37%) Node.js
12 43 (5.07%) React
13 42 (4.95%) REST
14 41 (4.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 39 (4.60%) jQuery
16 32 (3.77%) Kafka
16 32 (3.77%) KnockoutJS
17 29 (3.42%) Ajax
17 29 (3.42%) Backbone.js
17 29 (3.42%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (7.19%) Mobile App
3 56 (6.60%) Computer Science
4 55 (6.49%) User Experience
5 53 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
6 35 (4.13%) Algorithms
7 33 (3.89%) Management Information System
8 31 (3.66%) e-Learning
9 25 (2.95%) iPad
10 20 (2.36%) Data Structures
11 16 (1.89%) Virtual Team
12 14 (1.65%) Fintech
13 13 (1.53%) Data Centre
14 11 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.30%) Online Games
14 11 (1.30%) Replication
15 9 (1.06%) Hedge funds
16 6 (0.71%) Security Operations Centre
17 5 (0.59%) Cyberthreat
17 5 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 72 (8.49%) Linux
2 69 (8.14%) Windows
3 27 (3.18%) Android
4 22 (2.59%) Ubuntu
5 21 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.48%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.77%) Unix
7 12 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.83%) Solaris
11 6 (0.71%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.35%) AIX
13 3 (0.35%) CentOS
13 3 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (45.75%) Business Intelligence
2 375 (44.22%) Programme Management
3 369 (43.51%) Digital Marketing
4 334 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
5 126 (14.86%) Scrum
6 114 (13.44%) TDD
7 96 (11.32%) Software Engineering
8 95 (11.20%) MVC
9 92 (10.85%) Project Management
10 79 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 77 (9.08%) Microservices
12 75 (8.84%) DevOps
13 69 (8.14%) SDLC
14 63 (7.43%) OO
15 57 (6.72%) OOP
16 53 (6.25%) PRINCE2
17 50 (5.90%) Mentoring
18 43 (5.07%) Front End Development
19 42 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
20 40 (4.72%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 186 (21.93%) JavaScript
2 177 (20.87%) Java
3 174 (20.52%) C#
4 127 (14.98%) SQL
5 91 (10.73%) Python
6 69 (8.14%) C++
7 51 (6.01%) Ruby
8 46 (5.42%) Shell Script
9 30 (3.54%) Perl
10 23 (2.71%) PHP
11 22 (2.59%) Clojure
12 20 (2.36%) Apple Swift
12 20 (2.36%) Kotlin
12 20 (2.36%) Objective-C
13 18 (2.12%) C
14 17 (2.00%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.53%) Go
16 11 (1.30%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.30%) R
17 8 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 108 (12.74%) Degree
2 68 (8.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 62 (7.31%) Security Cleared
4 41 (4.83%) SC Cleared
5 32 (3.77%) ISEB
6 30 (3.54%) PhD
7 14 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 13 (1.53%) APMP
8 13 (1.53%) PMI Certification
8 13 (1.53%) PMP
9 8 (0.94%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.71%) CISM
11 6 (0.71%) CISSP
12 5 (0.59%) CESG Certified Professional
12 5 (0.59%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.47%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
13 4 (0.47%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
14 2 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.48%) QA
2 18 (2.12%) SLA
3 13 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.53%) PMO
4 8 (0.94%) RMADS
5 6 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.47%) GDPR
7 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.24%) Def Stans
8 2 (0.24%) MISRA
8 2 (0.24%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.53%) Docker
4 11 (1.30%) NFS
4 11 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (0.83%) Snort
6 4 (0.47%) XenApp
7 3 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.24%) vSphere
8 2 (0.24%) Xen
8 2 (0.24%) XenServer
9 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (2.95%) Puppet
2 15 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.53%) Ansible
4 11 (1.30%) vMotion
5 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (0.47%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.47%) RSA enVision
6 4 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.24%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.24%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.24%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.24%) Terraform
7 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
8 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 378 (44.58%) SAP
2 127 (14.98%) Microsoft
3 64 (7.55%) Google
4 48 (5.66%) Oracle
5 25 (2.95%) VMware
6 21 (2.48%) Adobe
7 16 (1.89%) NetApp
8 14 (1.65%) Apple
8 14 (1.65%) Cisco
9 12 (1.42%) ArcSight
10 11 (1.30%) Citrix
11 10 (1.18%) LogRhythm
11 10 (1.18%) Tableau
12 9 (1.06%) Cadence
13 8 (0.94%) IBM
14 5 (0.59%) Cognos
14 5 (0.59%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.59%) Teradata
15 4 (0.47%) Informatica
15 4 (0.47%) Symantec