Period
to 20 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 88 66 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 14.84% 13.20% 17.12%
As % of the General category 52.38% 40.24% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83 62 86
Cheltenham median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £34,581
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +30.13% -34.13%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,875 £17,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £58,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 168 164 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 28.33% 32.80% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 143 134 138
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.86% -24.73%
10th Percentile £28,804 £27,875 £17,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £58,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +6.51%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Cheltenham

Finance
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Finance in Cheltenham

Finance
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Finance in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Finance.

1 40 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.23%) Marketing
3 29 (32.95%) ITIL
4 26 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (27.27%) Degree
5 24 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (26.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (25.00%) SAP
8 21 (23.86%) Public Sector
9 20 (22.73%) JIRA
9 20 (22.73%) IT Strategy
10 19 (21.59%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 19 (21.59%) Linux
10 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
10 19 (21.59%) Salesforce.com
11 18 (20.45%) Service Management
11 18 (20.45%) SOAP
11 18 (20.45%) Atlassian
11 18 (20.45%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (20.45%) Feasibility Study
11 18 (20.45%) Confluence
11 18 (20.45%) REST
11 18 (20.45%) ITIL V3
11 18 (20.45%) Bitbucket
11 18 (20.45%) Architecture Roadmap
12 17 (19.32%) Data Science
12 17 (19.32%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (19.32%) Retail
12 17 (19.32%) Manufacturing
13 16 (18.18%) Electronics

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (20.45%) Confluence
2 12 (13.64%) CMS
2 12 (13.64%) Drupal
2 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) JBoss
3 2 (2.27%) Mule
3 2 (2.27%) Mule ESB
3 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Fuse
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.05%) AWS
2 13 (14.77%) Azure
3 12 (13.64%) Office 365
4 4 (4.55%) SaaS
5 3 (3.41%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.14%) IaaS
7 1 (1.14%) PaaS
7 1 (1.14%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.14%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.05%) DNS
2 3 (3.41%) SSH
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.14%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) SMTP
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) MySQL
2 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.82%) Big Data
4 2 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.14%) Power BI
5 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) JIRA
2 18 (20.45%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.27%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.27%) JUnit
4 2 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 31 (35.23%) Marketing
2 21 (23.86%) Public Sector
3 17 (19.32%) Manufacturing
3 17 (19.32%) Retail
4 16 (18.18%) Electronics
4 16 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 6 (6.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (20.45%) Architect
1 18 (20.45%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (11.36%) Developer
2 10 (11.36%) IT Engineer
2 10 (11.36%) IT Support
2 10 (11.36%) IT Support Engineer
2 10 (11.36%) Support Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Analyst
3 8 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Angular Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Java Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Salesforce Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Salesforce Solution Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Head of Data Management
6 5 (5.68%) Head of Data Science
6 5 (5.68%) Project Control Officer
6 5 (5.68%) Project Officer
7 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) REST
1 18 (20.45%) SOAP
2 14 (15.91%) .NET
3 13 (14.77%) CSS
3 13 (14.77%) HTML
4 9 (10.23%) Hibernate
4 9 (10.23%) JPA
5 7 (7.95%) AngularJS
5 7 (7.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (6.82%) Natural Language Processing
6 6 (6.82%) Visualforce
6 6 (6.82%) Web Services
7 3 (3.41%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.27%) Angular 2
8 2 (2.27%) Apache Camel
8 2 (2.27%) JSON
8 2 (2.27%) Spring
8 2 (2.27%) Spring Integration
8 2 (2.27%) Spring MVC
8 2 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.09%) Cyberattack
2 8 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.95%) User Experience
4 5 (5.68%) Reference Data
5 3 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.41%) Social Media
6 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.14%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.59%) Linux
2 13 (14.77%) Windows
3 12 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 10 (11.36%) Unix
5 1 (1.14%) CentOS
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.95%) ITIL
3 26 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (26.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 20 (22.73%) IT Strategy
6 19 (21.59%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 18 (20.45%) Architecture Roadmap
7 18 (20.45%) Feasibility Study
7 18 (20.45%) ITIL V3
7 18 (20.45%) Service Management
7 18 (20.45%) Technical Architecture
8 17 (19.32%) Data Science
8 17 (19.32%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (18.18%) Programme Management
10 15 (17.05%) CRM
11 14 (15.91%) Customer Requirements
12 12 (13.64%) Acceptance Criteria
12 12 (13.64%) Project Delivery
12 12 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) Java
1 14 (15.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (11.36%) C#
3 7 (7.95%) SQL
4 6 (6.82%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.27%) Go
5 2 (2.27%) Python
5 2 (2.27%) Ruby
6 1 (1.14%) C
6 1 (1.14%) PHP
6 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) Degree
2 11 (12.50%) Postgraduate
3 10 (11.36%) DV Cleared
3 10 (11.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.41%) ISEB
4 3 (3.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.14%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.68%) PMO
3 3 (3.41%) QA
4 1 (1.14%) GDPR
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) SAP
2 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.59%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (20.45%) Atlassian
4 14 (15.91%) MuleSoft
5 12 (13.64%) Oracle
6 3 (3.41%) Google
6 3 (3.41%) Tableau
7 2 (2.27%) Apple
7 2 (2.27%) Cisco
8 1 (1.14%) Aderant
8 1 (1.14%) IBM
8 1 (1.14%) Intapp
8 1 (1.14%) LexisNexis