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

Financial
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 770 815 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.71% 21.40% 19.28%
As % of the General category 57.98% 60.37% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 651 640 548
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,475 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,250 £72,500
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 1,328 1,350 1,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 35.72% 35.45% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,048 1,098 1,126
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £68,750
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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 312 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (35.32%) Telecoms
3 267 (34.68%) Manufacturing
3 267 (34.68%) Business Intelligence
3 267 (34.68%) Marketing
4 254 (32.99%) SAP
4 254 (32.99%) Programme Management
5 245 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
6 244 (31.69%) Electronics
7 233 (30.26%) C#
8 207 (26.88%) .NET
9 190 (24.68%) JavaScript
10 168 (21.82%) HTML
11 159 (20.65%) Scrum
12 153 (19.87%) CSS
12 153 (19.87%) Microsoft
13 146 (18.96%) Java
14 144 (18.70%) SQL
15 121 (15.71%) SQL Server
16 114 (14.81%) Oracle
17 111 (14.42%) Degree
18 101 (13.12%) ASP.NET
19 88 (11.43%) TDD
20 84 (10.91%) MVC
21 83 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
22 82 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
23 77 (10.00%) jQuery
24 75 (9.74%) AngularJS
25 74 (9.61%) Test Automation
26 73 (9.48%) SDLC

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 13 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.43%) Apache
3 5 (0.65%) Apache Spark
3 5 (0.65%) CMS
3 5 (0.65%) Confluence
4 4 (0.52%) Drupal
5 3 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.39%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.26%) WordPress
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 54 (7.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
4 14 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (1.30%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.13%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.04%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.39%) Sage 1000
5 3 (0.39%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.39%) Sage 500
5 3 (0.39%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.26%) Magento
6 2 (0.26%) Shopify
7 1 (0.13%) CODA-Financials
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 37 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
1 37 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.60%) SaaS
3 16 (2.08%) Office 365
4 14 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
5 10 (1.30%) PaaS
6 8 (1.04%) IaaS
7 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.26%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.26%) GitHub
9 2 (0.26%) npm
9 2 (0.26%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.13%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.13%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.47%) Internet
2 16 (2.08%) DNS
3 11 (1.43%) DHCP
4 8 (1.04%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.78%) SMS
6 5 (0.65%) Firewall
6 5 (0.65%) HTTP
7 4 (0.52%) Network Security
7 4 (0.52%) SMTP
7 4 (0.52%) SNMP
8 2 (0.26%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.26%) LAN
8 2 (0.26%) Skype
8 2 (0.26%) SSH
8 2 (0.26%) SSL
8 2 (0.26%) VPN
8 2 (0.26%) WAN
9 1 (0.13%) HbbTV
9 1 (0.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 45 (5.84%) MySQL
3 29 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 26 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 13 (1.69%) Data Mining
6 13 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (1.69%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (1.43%) MariaDB
8 11 (1.43%) QlikView
8 11 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.30%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.17%) Big Data
10 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
10 9 (1.17%) Power BI
10 9 (1.17%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (1.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 58 (7.53%) Selenium
2 45 (5.84%) JIRA
3 39 (5.06%) JUnit
4 36 (4.68%) Jasmine
4 36 (4.68%) Protractor
5 35 (4.55%) TestNG
6 33 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (3.12%) Git (software)
8 17 (2.21%) PHPUnit
9 13 (1.69%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.04%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.91%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.91%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.78%) JMeter
13 5 (0.65%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.65%) Grunt
13 5 (0.65%) gulp
13 5 (0.65%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.65%) Visual Studio
14 4 (0.52%) Bitbucket
General
1 272 (35.32%) Telecoms
2 267 (34.68%) Manufacturing
2 267 (34.68%) Marketing
3 244 (31.69%) Electronics
4 63 (8.18%) Retail
5 42 (5.45%) Banking
6 16 (2.08%) Legal
7 11 (1.43%) Advertising
8 9 (1.17%) Back Office
9 7 (0.91%) Games
9 7 (0.91%) Law
10 6 (0.78%) Billing
11 5 (0.65%) Automotive
11 5 (0.65%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.39%) Local Government
13 3 (0.39%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 250 (32.47%) Developer
2 113 (14.68%) Analyst
3 99 (12.86%) .NET Developer
4 87 (11.30%) C# Developer
5 84 (10.91%) Software Developer
6 74 (9.61%) C# .NET Developer
7 69 (8.96%) Java Developer
8 61 (7.92%) Project Manager
9 53 (6.88%) .NET Software Developer
10 45 (5.84%) C# Software Developer
11 41 (5.32%) Architect
11 41 (5.32%) Business Analyst
11 41 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
12 37 (4.81%) PHP Developer
13 33 (4.29%) Team Leader
14 27 (3.51%) Senior Developer
15 25 (3.25%) Consultant
15 25 (3.25%) Graduate
16 24 (3.12%) Service Manager
17 23 (2.99%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (26.88%) .NET
2 168 (21.82%) HTML
3 153 (19.87%) CSS
4 101 (13.12%) ASP.NET
5 77 (10.00%) jQuery
6 75 (9.74%) AngularJS
7 51 (6.62%) Web Services
8 40 (5.19%) XML
9 37 (4.81%) SOAP
10 36 (4.68%) RESTful
11 34 (4.42%) Node.js
12 33 (4.29%) Spring
13 31 (4.03%) J2EE
14 27 (3.51%) Spring MVC
15 25 (3.25%) HTML5
16 23 (2.99%) Angular 2
17 22 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (2.73%) React
19 20 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
19 20 (2.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 70 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 69 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (6.10%) Data Centre
4 44 (5.71%) Fintech
5 35 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.38%) User Experience
7 22 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 18 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.08%) Algorithms
10 7 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
11 5 (0.65%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.52%) FMCG
12 4 (0.52%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.52%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.39%) Tandem
13 3 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.26%) Cyber Defence
14 2 (0.26%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.26%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 44 (5.71%) Windows
2 39 (5.06%) Linux
3 16 (2.08%) Unix
4 13 (1.69%) Windows 10
5 10 (1.30%) Solaris
6 9 (1.17%) Android
6 9 (1.17%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.17%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.91%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) Debian
9 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (34.68%) Business Intelligence
3 254 (32.99%) Programme Management
4 245 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
5 159 (20.65%) Scrum
6 88 (11.43%) TDD
7 84 (10.91%) MVC
8 83 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
9 82 (10.65%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (9.61%) Test Automation
11 73 (9.48%) Project Management
11 73 (9.48%) SDLC
12 71 (9.22%) E-Commerce
13 64 (8.31%) ITIL
13 64 (8.31%) OO
14 60 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 44 (5.71%) PRINCE2
16 41 (5.32%) Web Development
17 40 (5.19%) Software Engineering
18 36 (4.68%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 233 (30.26%) C#
2 190 (24.68%) JavaScript
3 146 (18.96%) Java
4 144 (18.70%) SQL
5 72 (9.35%) Python
6 43 (5.58%) PHP
7 33 (4.29%) C++
8 25 (3.25%) Perl
9 21 (2.73%) T-SQL
10 19 (2.47%) PowerShell
10 19 (2.47%) Ruby
11 18 (2.34%) C
11 18 (2.34%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.82%) VB.NET
13 13 (1.69%) ES6
13 13 (1.69%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.17%) ES7
15 8 (1.04%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.91%) Go
17 6 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 111 (14.42%) Degree
2 72 (9.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (2.21%) APMP
4 11 (1.43%) PhD
5 10 (1.30%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.17%) ISEB
6 9 (1.17%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (0.91%) PMP
8 6 (0.78%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.78%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.52%) CCNP
10 4 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.52%) CISSP
10 4 (0.52%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.39%) CIMA
11 3 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.94%) QA
2 30 (3.90%) GDPR
3 28 (3.64%) PMO
4 19 (2.47%) SLA
5 8 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.26%) PSD2
7 2 (0.26%) WCAG
8 1 (0.13%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) EMIR
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.13%) MiFID
8 1 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 20 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.30%) Docker
3 9 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (1.04%) Puppet
2 7 (0.91%) Galera Cluster
3 3 (0.39%) Ansible
3 3 (0.39%) SCCM
3 3 (0.39%) Terraform
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.13%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.13%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.13%) Packer
5 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 254 (32.99%) SAP
2 153 (19.87%) Microsoft
3 114 (14.81%) Oracle
4 14 (1.82%) Cognos
5 12 (1.56%) Tableau
6 9 (1.17%) VMware
7 8 (1.04%) Splunk
8 6 (0.78%) Cadence
8 6 (0.78%) Google
8 6 (0.78%) Sage
9 5 (0.65%) Citrix
10 4 (0.52%) Apple
10 4 (0.52%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.39%) BT
11 3 (0.39%) HP
12 2 (0.26%) Adobe
12 2 (0.26%) CA
12 2 (0.26%) Cisco
12 2 (0.26%) IBM
12 2 (0.26%) Informatica