Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 7 10
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 346 363 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.41% 20.49% 16.71%
As % of the General category 61.35% 55.50% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 323 274 263
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,133
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.68% +30.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £70,875 £77,500
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 564 654 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.90% 36.91% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 504 506 461
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £75,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +1 118 £28,987 -38.97% 18
Cirencester +1 49 £42,500 +30.77% 6
Gloucester -7 31 £52,500 +16.67% 10
Tewkesbury - 6 £37,500 -
Stroud - 2 £63,750 -
Tetbury - 1 £55,000 -
Fairford - 1 - - 1
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 119 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (22.54%) Security Cleared
3 68 (19.65%) C
4 62 (17.92%) Collaborative Working
5 59 (17.05%) SC Cleared
6 56 (16.18%) SQL
7 55 (15.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (15.90%) Marketing
8 53 (15.32%) Driving Licence
9 50 (14.45%) Business Intelligence
10 49 (14.16%) Linux
11 48 (13.87%) Programme Management
12 47 (13.58%) Scrum
13 42 (12.14%) Project Management
14 40 (11.56%) Test Automation
15 39 (11.27%) Web Services
16 38 (10.98%) Telecoms
16 38 (10.98%) Business Development
17 37 (10.69%) MVC
17 37 (10.69%) JavaScript
17 37 (10.69%) Windows
17 37 (10.69%) Python
18 36 (10.40%) SAP
18 36 (10.40%) Manufacturing
18 36 (10.40%) Git (software)
18 36 (10.40%) Cybersecurity
19 35 (10.12%) Java
19 35 (10.12%) C#
19 35 (10.12%) PRINCE2
20 34 (9.83%) Electronics

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 22 (6.36%) Mule
1 22 (6.36%) Mule ESB
2 19 (5.49%) Tomcat
3 18 (5.20%) JBoss
4 7 (2.02%) Drupal
5 6 (1.73%) CMS
5 6 (1.73%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.45%) SAS
7 4 (1.16%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.87%) Apache
8 3 (0.87%) IIS
9 1 (0.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.45%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.29%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.29%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.20%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (5.20%) SaaS
3 11 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.47%) Network Security
2 11 (3.18%) Internet
3 8 (2.31%) VLAN
3 8 (2.31%) Wireshark
4 7 (2.02%) Ethernet
4 7 (2.02%) IPsec
4 7 (2.02%) IPv4
4 7 (2.02%) IPv6
4 7 (2.02%) SNMP
4 7 (2.02%) SSH
4 7 (2.02%) SSL
4 7 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.87%) Firewall
6 2 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.58%) SMS
6 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.29%) DHCP
7 1 (0.29%) SAN
7 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.36%) NoSQL
2 19 (5.49%) SQL Server
3 18 (5.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 18 (5.20%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.60%) Big Data
4 9 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.60%) MySQL
5 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.16%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.16%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (0.87%) Power BI
9 2 (0.58%) DataStage
9 2 (0.58%) DB2
9 2 (0.58%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.29%) DB2 UDB
10 1 (0.29%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 36 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 28 (8.09%) JIRA
3 23 (6.65%) JUnit
4 18 (5.20%) IntelliJ
5 17 (4.91%) Rational DOORS
6 10 (2.89%) Visual Studio
7 7 (2.02%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.87%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.87%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.87%) ERwin
9 3 (0.87%) LabVIEW
9 3 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.58%) Xcode
11 1 (0.29%) Ant
11 1 (0.29%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.29%) Maven
11 1 (0.29%) Selenium
11 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 55 (15.90%) Marketing
2 38 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 36 (10.40%) Manufacturing
4 34 (9.83%) Electronics
5 24 (6.94%) Retail
6 20 (5.78%) Advertising
7 18 (5.20%) Banking
8 6 (1.73%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.58%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Automotive
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
10 1 (0.29%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 62 (17.92%) Developer
2 51 (14.74%) Analyst
3 37 (10.69%) Consultant
4 25 (7.23%) Java Developer
4 25 (7.23%) Project Manager
5 23 (6.65%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 23 (6.65%) Security Engineer
5 23 (6.65%) Software Engineer
6 22 (6.36%) Account Manager
7 19 (5.49%) Business Analyst
8 18 (5.20%) Architect
8 18 (5.20%) Senior Developer
8 18 (5.20%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (4.62%) Data Analyst
10 15 (4.34%) Senior Java Developer
11 14 (4.05%) Recruitment Consultant
11 14 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (2.89%) Senior Security Engineer
12 10 (2.89%) Test Manager
13 9 (2.60%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.27%) Web Services
2 30 (8.67%) SOAP
3 24 (6.94%) REST
3 24 (6.94%) XML
4 23 (6.65%) HTML
5 22 (6.36%) .NET
5 22 (6.36%) CSS
5 22 (6.36%) Hibernate
5 22 (6.36%) Spring
5 22 (6.36%) Spring MVC
6 19 (5.49%) JSON
7 18 (5.20%) Apache Camel
7 18 (5.20%) JPA
7 18 (5.20%) Spring Integration
8 12 (3.47%) ASP.NET
9 11 (3.18%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (2.60%) jQuery
10 9 (2.60%) Node.js
11 7 (2.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.32%) Driving Licence
2 28 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 16 (4.62%) Fintech
5 15 (4.34%) Embedded Systems
5 15 (4.34%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (4.34%) Social Media
6 13 (3.76%) User Experience
7 11 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (2.31%) VHDL
9 7 (2.02%) Cyberattack
10 6 (1.73%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.45%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.45%) W3C
12 4 (1.16%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.16%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.87%) PMI
14 2 (0.58%) Cyber Defence
14 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 49 (14.16%) Linux
2 37 (10.69%) Windows
3 8 (2.31%) Unix
4 5 (1.45%) Android
4 5 (1.45%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.87%) CentOS
6 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.29%) Debian
8 1 (0.29%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (34.39%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (17.92%) Collaborative Working
3 55 (15.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (14.45%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (13.87%) Programme Management
6 47 (13.58%) Scrum
7 42 (12.14%) Project Management
8 40 (11.56%) Test Automation
9 38 (10.98%) Business Development
10 37 (10.69%) MVC
11 36 (10.40%) Cybersecurity
12 35 (10.12%) PRINCE2
13 34 (9.83%) Digital Marketing
14 33 (9.54%) Test Strategy
14 33 (9.54%) UML
15 32 (9.25%) TDD
16 31 (8.96%) Software Engineering
17 30 (8.67%) Waterfall
18 25 (7.23%) BDD
19 23 (6.65%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 68 (19.65%) C
2 56 (16.18%) SQL
3 37 (10.69%) JavaScript
3 37 (10.69%) Python
4 35 (10.12%) C#
4 35 (10.12%) Java
5 30 (8.67%) C++
6 11 (3.18%) PHP
7 10 (2.89%) Assembly Language
8 7 (2.02%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.73%) Embedded C
9 6 (1.73%) Embedded C++
10 5 (1.45%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.16%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.16%) R
11 4 (1.16%) Tcl
11 4 (1.16%) XAML
12 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.29%) VB
13 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (22.54%) Security Cleared
2 59 (17.05%) SC Cleared
3 25 (7.23%) DV Cleared
4 12 (3.47%) APMP
5 10 (2.89%) Degree
6 8 (2.31%) ISTQB
7 7 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.16%) PMP
10 3 (0.87%) CISM
10 3 (0.87%) CISSP
10 3 (0.87%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.58%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.58%) CLAS
11 2 (0.58%) IISP
11 2 (0.58%) ISEB
11 2 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.29%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.34%) PMO
2 13 (3.76%) QA
3 8 (2.31%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.73%) GDPR
5 5 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.58%) RMADS
7 1 (0.29%) COBIT
7 1 (0.29%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.16%) Firmware
1 4 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.58%) Docker
3 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.58%) Ansible
3 1 (0.29%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.29%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.29%) Nessus
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (10.40%) SAP
2 18 (5.20%) Apple
3 14 (4.05%) Microsoft
4 9 (2.60%) IBM
5 7 (2.02%) EMC
5 7 (2.02%) Teradata
6 6 (1.73%) Cisco
7 5 (1.45%) Tableau
8 4 (1.16%) Altera
8 4 (1.16%) ESRI
8 4 (1.16%) Google
8 4 (1.16%) Hortonworks
8 4 (1.16%) Juniper
8 4 (1.16%) Mentor Graphics
8 4 (1.16%) Xilinx
9 3 (0.87%) Agilent
9 3 (0.87%) Oracle
10 2 (0.58%) Capita
10 2 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.58%) Sun