Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 13 6
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 304 332 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.42% 14.85% 20.24%
As % of the General category 63.60% 47.16% 52.89%
Number of salaries quoted 252 274 335
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £23,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 478 704 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 33.69% 31.50% 38.27%
Number of salaries quoted 390 556 608
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £29,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £70,525
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Gloucestershire

Finance
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Finance in Gloucestershire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Gloucestershire

Finance
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +2 97 £40,000 -23.81% 10
Cirencester +9 69 £53,500 -2.73% 2
Gloucester +13 37 £50,000 +22.70% 10
Tewkesbury - 2 £39,000 -
Filton - 1 - -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 119 (39.14%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (35.53%) Business Intelligence
3 89 (29.28%) Marketing
4 82 (26.97%) Telecoms
4 82 (26.97%) Programme Management
5 81 (26.64%) Manufacturing
6 77 (25.33%) SAP
7 75 (24.67%) Electronics
7 75 (24.67%) Digital Marketing
8 73 (24.01%) Scrum
9 72 (23.68%) SQL
10 66 (21.71%) Web Services
11 64 (21.05%) XML
11 64 (21.05%) MVC
12 63 (20.72%) JIRA
13 62 (20.39%) Java
14 60 (19.74%) SOAP
14 60 (19.74%) Linux
15 56 (18.42%) TDD
16 55 (18.09%) Retail
17 54 (17.76%) Amazon AWS
17 54 (17.76%) REST
18 53 (17.43%) BDD
18 53 (17.43%) Kanban
19 52 (17.11%) Integration Testing
19 52 (17.11%) Git (software)
19 52 (17.11%) JUnit
20 51 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
21 50 (16.45%) JSON
21 50 (16.45%) Spring

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 49 (16.12%) Mule
1 49 (16.12%) Mule ESB
2 43 (14.14%) Tomcat
3 42 (13.82%) JBoss
4 10 (3.29%) SAS
5 8 (2.63%) Confluence
6 2 (0.66%) IIS
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 20 (6.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (4.28%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.64%) InDesign
4 5 (1.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 54 (17.76%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (16.12%) SaaS
3 42 (13.82%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.33%) Office 365
5 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.62%) Firewall
2 8 (2.63%) FTP
3 6 (1.97%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.97%) Wireless
4 5 (1.64%) Internet
4 5 (1.64%) SSH
4 5 (1.64%) VPN
5 3 (0.99%) DNS
5 3 (0.99%) HTTP
5 3 (0.99%) Intranet
5 3 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.99%) LAN
5 3 (0.99%) Network Security
6 2 (0.66%) DHCP
6 2 (0.66%) SAN
6 2 (0.66%) WAN
6 2 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.33%) BGP
7 1 (0.33%) ICMP
7 1 (0.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.12%) NoSQL
2 42 (13.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 42 (13.82%) MongoDB
3 36 (11.84%) SQL Server
4 23 (7.57%) BusinessObjects
5 19 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.97%) MySQL
7 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.32%) Big Data
9 3 (0.99%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.99%) Power BI
9 3 (0.99%) QlikView
9 3 (0.99%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.33%) MySQL Workbench
11 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 63 (20.72%) JIRA
2 52 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 52 (17.11%) JUnit
3 42 (13.82%) IntelliJ
4 12 (3.95%) ERwin
5 9 (2.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.30%) SoapUI
8 6 (1.97%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.97%) Maven
9 5 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.32%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.32%) Vagrant
10 4 (1.32%) Zephyr
11 3 (0.99%) Burp Suite
11 3 (0.99%) Metasploit
11 3 (0.99%) Subversion
12 2 (0.66%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (29.28%) Marketing
2 82 (26.97%) Telecoms
3 81 (26.64%) Manufacturing
4 75 (24.67%) Electronics
5 55 (18.09%) Retail
6 13 (4.28%) Advertising
6 13 (4.28%) Banking
7 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.66%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (25.66%) Analyst
2 69 (22.70%) Developer
3 46 (15.13%) Java Developer
4 32 (10.53%) Consultant
5 28 (9.21%) Data Analyst
5 28 (9.21%) Project Manager
5 28 (9.21%) Senior Developer
6 25 (8.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 24 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (5.92%) Business Analyst
8 18 (5.92%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
9 14 (4.61%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (3.95%) Business Data Analyst
10 12 (3.95%) Financial Analyst
11 11 (3.62%) Team Leader
11 11 (3.62%) Test Analyst
12 10 (3.29%) Senior Financial Analyst
12 10 (3.29%) SQL Analyst
13 8 (2.63%) Account Manager
13 8 (2.63%) Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (21.71%) Web Services
2 64 (21.05%) XML
3 60 (19.74%) SOAP
4 54 (17.76%) REST
5 50 (16.45%) JSON
5 50 (16.45%) Spring
6 49 (16.12%) Hibernate
6 49 (16.12%) Spring MVC
7 47 (15.46%) Apache Camel
8 46 (15.13%) JPA
8 46 (15.13%) Spring Integration
9 24 (7.89%) CSS
10 21 (6.91%) HTML
11 19 (6.25%) .NET
12 10 (3.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (2.96%) HTML5
14 8 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (2.63%) CSS3
15 7 (2.30%) ASP.NET
15 7 (2.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.78%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.88%) Driving Licence
3 8 (2.63%) Algorithms
3 8 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.63%) Fintech
4 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.97%) Social Media
6 4 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (0.66%) FMCG
8 2 (0.66%) iPad
8 2 (0.66%) iSeries
8 2 (0.66%) PMI
9 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.33%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.33%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 60 (19.74%) Linux
2 24 (7.89%) Windows
3 9 (2.96%) Unix
4 3 (0.99%) Android
4 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.99%) Kali Linux
4 3 (0.99%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.66%) CentOS
5 2 (0.66%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.66%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (39.14%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (35.53%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (26.97%) Programme Management
4 75 (24.67%) Digital Marketing
5 73 (24.01%) Scrum
6 64 (21.05%) MVC
7 56 (18.42%) TDD
8 53 (17.43%) BDD
8 53 (17.43%) Kanban
9 52 (17.11%) Integration Testing
10 43 (14.14%) E-Commerce
11 37 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (10.20%) PRINCE2
13 30 (9.87%) Test Automation
14 28 (9.21%) Wealth Management
15 26 (8.55%) Project Management
16 25 (8.22%) Data Analysis
17 19 (6.25%) Time Management
18 17 (5.59%) Data Modelling
19 16 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 72 (23.68%) SQL
2 62 (20.39%) Java
3 16 (5.26%) C#
3 16 (5.26%) Python
4 15 (4.93%) JavaScript
5 10 (3.29%) Ruby
6 8 (2.63%) C
7 7 (2.30%) Perl
7 7 (2.30%) R
8 6 (1.97%) C++
8 6 (1.97%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.97%) VB
9 4 (1.32%) PHP
9 4 (1.32%) XPath
10 3 (0.99%) VBScript
11 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.66%) Groovy
11 2 (0.66%) RPG
11 2 (0.66%) RPG IV
12 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (10.20%) Degree
2 25 (8.22%) Security Cleared
3 21 (6.91%) DV Cleared
4 12 (3.95%) PMP
5 11 (3.62%) ISTQB
6 8 (2.63%) APMP
7 7 (2.30%) ISEB
7 7 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (1.97%) Numerate Degree
9 5 (1.64%) CHECK Team Leader
9 5 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (1.64%) PhD
9 5 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.99%) CISSP
11 2 (0.66%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.66%) CHECK Team Member
11 2 (0.66%) CISM
11 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.33%) CLAS
12 1 (0.33%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.29%) RMADS
2 9 (2.96%) GDPR
2 9 (2.96%) QA
3 6 (1.97%) PMO
4 4 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.32%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.66%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.33%) COBIT
6 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.32%) Docker
3 1 (0.33%) VMFS
3 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.99%) Nessus
3 3 (0.99%) Nmap
4 2 (0.66%) CA Service Virtualization
4 2 (0.66%) Graphite
4 2 (0.66%) Nagios
4 2 (0.66%) Puppet
5 1 (0.33%) Control-M
5 1 (0.33%) OpenView
5 1 (0.33%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.33%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.33%) vMotion
5 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (25.33%) SAP
2 46 (15.13%) Apple
3 24 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.30%) HP
5 5 (1.64%) Adobe
5 5 (1.64%) Tableau
6 4 (1.32%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.32%) Capita
6 4 (1.32%) Citrix
6 4 (1.32%) IBM
7 3 (0.99%) Cognos
7 3 (0.99%) DataFlux
7 3 (0.99%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.99%) Teradata
7 3 (0.99%) VMware
7 3 (0.99%) Zend
8 2 (0.66%) CA
8 2 (0.66%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle
8 2 (0.66%) Sage