Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 10 3
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 734 595 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.55% 16.42% 25.11%
As % of the General category 56.94% 50.60% 64.00%
Number of salaries quoted 629 483 651
Bristol median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £78,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.33%

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 1,289 1,176 1,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 36.10% 32.45% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,013 969 1,022
Bristol median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £27,050 £29,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £77,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Finance in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 293 (39.92%) Business Intelligence
2 282 (38.42%) Marketing
3 276 (37.60%) Telecoms
4 274 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
5 273 (37.19%) Programme Management
6 269 (36.65%) Manufacturing
7 266 (36.24%) SAP
8 264 (35.97%) Electronics
8 264 (35.97%) Digital Marketing
9 152 (20.71%) JavaScript
10 145 (19.75%) .NET
11 139 (18.94%) C#
12 128 (17.44%) Microsoft
13 126 (17.17%) Scrum
14 119 (16.21%) HTML
14 119 (16.21%) Java
15 101 (13.76%) CSS
16 99 (13.49%) SQL
17 96 (13.08%) Degree
18 91 (12.40%) SQL Server
19 80 (10.90%) Project Management
20 77 (10.49%) MVC
20 77 (10.49%) TDD
21 74 (10.08%) Oracle
22 70 (9.54%) ASP.NET
22 70 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
23 68 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
23 68 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
24 67 (9.13%) ITIL
24 67 (9.13%) Continuous Integration

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 19 (2.59%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.18%) Apache
3 10 (1.36%) Apache Spark
4 7 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.68%) CMS
5 5 (0.68%) IIS
5 5 (0.68%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.54%) Drupal
6 4 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.27%) Confluence
7 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.27%) SAS
7 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.14%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.14%) JBoss
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 46 (6.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (4.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 21 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (1.91%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.54%) InVision
7 3 (0.41%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.14%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.14%) InDesign
8 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.14%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 10 (1.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.54%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.41%) Elite 3E
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.27%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.14%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.14%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 52 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (2.86%) Office 365
4 14 (1.91%) SaaS
5 13 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.09%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (0.95%) GitHub
8 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.68%) G Suite
8 5 (0.68%) Slack
9 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.54%) IaaS
9 4 (0.54%) PaaS
10 3 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.41%) Route 53
11 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.14%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.41%) Internet
2 13 (1.77%) DNS
3 12 (1.63%) DHCP
4 8 (1.09%) iSCSI
5 7 (0.95%) Skype
6 5 (0.68%) DMZ
6 5 (0.68%) Firewall
6 5 (0.68%) Intranet
7 3 (0.41%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.41%) VPN
8 2 (0.27%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.27%) LAN
8 2 (0.27%) Network Security
8 2 (0.27%) WAN
9 1 (0.14%) ATM
9 1 (0.14%) HbbTV
9 1 (0.14%) HTTP
9 1 (0.14%) SSL
9 1 (0.14%) VoIP
9 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.27%) MySQL
3 21 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
3 21 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 19 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (2.18%) Oracle Database
6 15 (2.04%) Big Data
6 15 (2.04%) MariaDB
7 14 (1.91%) Hadoop
7 14 (1.91%) Power BI
8 13 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.50%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.50%) QlikView
10 7 (0.95%) Data Mining
10 7 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (0.95%) SAP Data Services
11 6 (0.82%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (3.81%) Selenium
2 27 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (3.54%) JIRA
4 22 (3.00%) Git (software)
4 22 (3.00%) PHPUnit
5 11 (1.50%) Protractor
6 9 (1.23%) Jasmine
6 9 (1.23%) JUnit
6 9 (1.23%) TestNG
7 5 (0.68%) Axure RP
7 5 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.68%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.54%) Maven
8 4 (0.54%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.41%) Gradle
9 3 (0.41%) Grunt
9 3 (0.41%) gulp
9 3 (0.41%) IBM UrbanCode
10 2 (0.27%) webpack
General
1 282 (38.42%) Marketing
2 276 (37.60%) Telecoms
3 269 (36.65%) Manufacturing
4 264 (35.97%) Electronics
5 37 (5.04%) Retail
6 28 (3.81%) Banking
7 15 (2.04%) Legal
8 10 (1.36%) Games
9 8 (1.09%) Back Office
9 8 (1.09%) Law
10 6 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.68%) Billing
12 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.54%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Advertising
13 2 (0.27%) Automotive
13 2 (0.27%) Military
14 1 (0.14%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) Front Office
14 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 204 (27.79%) Developer
2 113 (15.40%) Analyst
3 56 (7.63%) .NET Developer
4 55 (7.49%) Project Manager
5 53 (7.22%) Architect
6 52 (7.08%) Software Developer
7 51 (6.95%) C# Developer
8 46 (6.27%) PHP Developer
9 44 (5.99%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (5.99%) Java Developer
10 38 (5.18%) .NET Software Developer
11 35 (4.77%) C# Software Developer
11 35 (4.77%) Consultant
12 27 (3.68%) Business Analyst
12 27 (3.68%) Web Developer
13 26 (3.54%) Software Manager
13 26 (3.54%) Team Leader
13 26 (3.54%) Test Analyst
14 25 (3.41%) Technical Architect
15 24 (3.27%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (19.75%) .NET
2 119 (16.21%) HTML
3 101 (13.76%) CSS
4 70 (9.54%) ASP.NET
5 62 (8.45%) jQuery
6 52 (7.08%) Web Services
7 43 (5.86%) RESTful
8 42 (5.72%) Spring
9 40 (5.45%) Node.js
9 40 (5.45%) SOAP
10 39 (5.31%) AngularJS
11 37 (5.04%) Spring MVC
12 34 (4.63%) XML
13 30 (4.09%) J2EE
14 28 (3.81%) XHTML
15 27 (3.68%) HTML5
16 25 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (3.13%) REST
18 22 (3.00%) React
19 14 (1.91%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.26%) Greenfield Project
2 60 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (6.27%) Data Centre
4 42 (5.72%) User Experience
5 26 (3.54%) Fintech
6 17 (2.32%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.63%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (0.95%) FMCG
9 7 (0.95%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.68%) Blog
10 5 (0.68%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.68%) Digital TV
10 5 (0.68%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.54%) Tandem
11 4 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.41%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (0.41%) Cybercrime
12 3 (0.41%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.22%) Linux
2 47 (6.40%) Windows
3 28 (3.81%) Unix
4 22 (3.00%) Solaris
5 15 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 13 (1.77%) CentOS
7 9 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.82%) Android
8 6 (0.82%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.68%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.14%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.14%) Debian
12 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (39.92%) Business Intelligence
2 274 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
3 273 (37.19%) Programme Management
4 264 (35.97%) Digital Marketing
5 126 (17.17%) Scrum
6 80 (10.90%) Project Management
7 77 (10.49%) MVC
7 77 (10.49%) TDD
8 70 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 68 (9.26%) Problem-Solving
10 67 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
10 67 (9.13%) ITIL
11 61 (8.31%) Web Development
12 57 (7.77%) SDLC
13 55 (7.49%) E-Commerce
14 54 (7.36%) Software Engineering
15 49 (6.68%) Data Protection
16 46 (6.27%) PRINCE2
17 42 (5.72%) Microservices
17 42 (5.72%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 152 (20.71%) JavaScript
2 139 (18.94%) C#
3 119 (16.21%) Java
4 99 (13.49%) SQL
5 53 (7.22%) PHP
6 50 (6.81%) Python
7 23 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 22 (3.00%) C
9 17 (2.32%) PowerShell
10 13 (1.77%) Ruby
11 12 (1.63%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.36%) Go
12 10 (1.36%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.23%) Perl
13 9 (1.23%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.09%) Clojure
15 7 (0.95%) C++
15 7 (0.95%) VB
16 6 (0.82%) VB6
17 5 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 96 (13.08%) Degree
2 58 (7.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (3.00%) CISSP
4 21 (2.86%) CISM
5 17 (2.32%) Security Cleared
6 16 (2.18%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.91%) CISA
8 8 (1.09%) APMP
9 7 (0.95%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.95%) PhD
9 7 (0.95%) PMP
9 7 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.68%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.41%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (0.41%) CLAS
11 3 (0.41%) IISP
11 3 (0.41%) ISEB
11 3 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.41%) SANS
12 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.68%) GDPR
2 32 (4.36%) QA
3 30 (4.09%) PMO
4 26 (3.54%) SLA
5 22 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (0.41%) RMADS
7 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.27%) WCAG
8 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.14%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.14%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.14%) NIST 800
System Software
1 24 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.50%) Docker
4 9 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (3.54%) Puppet
2 10 (1.36%) Galera Cluster
3 9 (1.23%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.95%) SCCM
6 6 (0.82%) Terraform
7 4 (0.54%) Ansible
8 2 (0.27%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.14%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.14%) MIIS
9 1 (0.14%) Nagios
9 1 (0.14%) Nessus
9 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 266 (36.24%) SAP
2 128 (17.44%) Microsoft
3 74 (10.08%) Oracle
4 18 (2.45%) VMware
5 17 (2.32%) Cognos
6 13 (1.77%) Google
6 13 (1.77%) Tableau
7 8 (1.09%) Adobe
8 7 (0.95%) Apple
9 6 (0.82%) Citrix
9 6 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.68%) Workday
11 4 (0.54%) Informatica
11 4 (0.54%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.54%) Sage
12 3 (0.41%) Aderant
12 3 (0.41%) BT
12 3 (0.41%) Facebook
12 3 (0.41%) HP
13 2 (0.27%) FactSet