Period
to 28 March 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 28 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 82 69 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 15.56% 14.05% 17.65%
As % of the General category 48.24% 44.23% 57.32%
Number of salaries quoted 79 62 88
Median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% +63.64% -47.62%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,875 £17,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £58,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +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 170 156 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 32.26% 31.77% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 144 123 139
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +35.71% -22.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,875 £17,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Cheltenham

Finance
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Finance in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Finance in Cheltenham

Finance
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Finance in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 36 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (37.80%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (34.15%) Degree
4 24 (29.27%) ITIL
5 23 (28.05%) Marketing
5 23 (28.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (25.61%) Data Science
8 20 (24.39%) IT Strategy
8 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
9 19 (23.17%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (23.17%) JIRA
9 19 (23.17%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 18 (21.95%) Architecture Roadmap
10 18 (21.95%) Feasibility Study
10 18 (21.95%) Confluence
10 18 (21.95%) ITIL V3
10 18 (21.95%) Bitbucket
10 18 (21.95%) Technical Architecture
10 18 (21.95%) Atlassian
10 18 (21.95%) Service Management
11 17 (20.73%) Retail
12 16 (19.51%) CRM
13 15 (18.29%) MySQL
14 14 (17.07%) SAP
14 14 (17.07%) SOAP
14 14 (17.07%) .NET
14 14 (17.07%) Statistics
14 14 (17.07%) Analytics
14 14 (17.07%) REST

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 (21.95%) Confluence
2 12 (14.63%) CMS
2 12 (14.63%) Drupal
2 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.66%) SAS
4 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.22%) JBoss
4 1 (1.22%) Mule
4 1 (1.22%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Fuse
4 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) AWS
2 12 (14.63%) Azure
2 12 (14.63%) Office 365
3 4 (4.88%) Power Platform
4 3 (3.66%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.66%) SaaS
5 2 (2.44%) PaaS
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.22%) IaaS
6 1 (1.22%) iPaaS
6 1 (1.22%) PowerApps
6 1 (1.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) DNS
2 2 (2.44%) SSH
3 1 (1.22%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.22%) SAN
3 1 (1.22%) SMTP
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) MySQL
2 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.32%) Big Data
4 4 (4.88%) Power BI
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) JIRA
2 18 (21.95%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.22%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.22%) JUnit
4 1 (1.22%) Maven
General
1 23 (28.05%) Marketing
2 17 (20.73%) Retail
3 13 (15.85%) Public Sector
4 9 (10.98%) Manufacturing
5 8 (9.76%) Electronics
5 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
6 6 (7.32%) Legal
7 3 (3.66%) Games
8 2 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Architect
1 18 (21.95%) Solutions Architect
2 13 (15.85%) Analyst
3 8 (9.76%) Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Data Analyst
4 6 (7.32%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Head of Data Science
4 6 (7.32%) IT Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) IT Support
4 6 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Salesforce Architect
4 6 (7.32%) Salesforce Solution Architect
4 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Angular Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Head of Data Management
5 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
5 5 (6.10%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.66%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.07%) .NET
1 14 (17.07%) REST
1 14 (17.07%) SOAP
2 11 (13.41%) CSS
2 11 (13.41%) HTML
3 6 (7.32%) Hibernate
3 6 (7.32%) JPA
3 6 (7.32%) Natural Language Processing
3 6 (7.32%) Visualforce
4 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (4.88%) Web Services
6 2 (2.44%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.44%) LAMP
6 2 (2.44%) Laravel
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.22%) JSON
7 1 (1.22%) Spring
7 1 (1.22%) Spring Integration
7 1 (1.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (37.80%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.54%) User Experience
3 6 (7.32%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.66%) Cyberattack
4 3 (3.66%) Social Media
5 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.22%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
3 10 (12.20%) Linux
4 6 (7.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) ITIL
3 23 (28.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 22 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (25.61%) Data Science
6 20 (24.39%) IT Strategy
7 19 (23.17%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 18 (21.95%) Architecture Roadmap
8 18 (21.95%) Feasibility Study
8 18 (21.95%) ITIL V3
8 18 (21.95%) Service Management
8 18 (21.95%) Technical Architecture
9 16 (19.51%) CRM
10 14 (17.07%) Analytics
10 14 (17.07%) Customer Requirements
10 14 (17.07%) Statistics
11 13 (15.85%) Strategic Roadmap
12 12 (14.63%) Acceptance Criteria
12 12 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (14.63%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) C#
1 12 (14.63%) Java
1 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
2 9 (10.98%) SQL
3 6 (7.32%) Apex Code
3 6 (7.32%) Python
3 6 (7.32%) R
4 4 (4.88%) C
5 3 (3.66%) C++
6 2 (2.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (34.15%) Degree
2 11 (13.41%) Postgraduate
3 9 (10.98%) DV Cleared
3 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (2.44%) ISEB
5 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.22%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.10%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.17%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (21.95%) Atlassian
4 14 (17.07%) MuleSoft
4 14 (17.07%) SAP
5 12 (14.63%) Oracle
6 3 (3.66%) Google
6 3 (3.66%) Tableau
7 1 (1.22%) Aderant
7 1 (1.22%) Apple
7 1 (1.22%) IBM
7 1 (1.22%) Intapp
7 1 (1.22%) LexisNexis