Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 17 5
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 116 224 345
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.76% 13.20% 20.34%
As % of the General category 42.03% 41.56% 52.75%
Number of salaries quoted 89 198 326
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% +2.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,350 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £71,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% -

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 276 539 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 32.74% 31.76% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 203 432 549
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,763 £26,250
90th Percentile £88,500 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Gloucestershire

Finance
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Finance in Gloucestershire

Finance
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Finance in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

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 3 August 2020. 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
Gloucester +2 45 £55,000 -4.35% 2
Cheltenham -4 40 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Cirencester -4 12 £63,750 +6.25% 1
Stroud - 1 £23,500 -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Finance.

1 53 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (24.14%) Degree
3 28 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (22.41%) AWS
4 26 (22.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (20.69%) Azure
6 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
7 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
8 21 (18.10%) SQL
9 19 (16.38%) DV Cleared
10 18 (15.52%) Marketing
10 18 (15.52%) Project Management
10 18 (15.52%) Python
11 17 (14.66%) IT Strategy
11 17 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (13.79%) Project Delivery
13 15 (12.93%) Java
13 15 (12.93%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (12.07%) Mathematics
14 14 (12.07%) MySQL
15 13 (11.21%) SQL Server
15 13 (11.21%) Linux
15 13 (11.21%) Power Platform
15 13 (11.21%) Power BI
16 12 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
16 12 (10.34%) Windows
16 12 (10.34%) R
17 11 (9.48%) Unix
17 11 (9.48%) 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 9 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.90%) SAS
3 6 (5.17%) CMS
4 5 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.45%) Confluence
6 3 (2.59%) Drupal
7 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.86%) IIS
7 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (4.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Magento
1 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.41%) AWS
2 24 (20.69%) Azure
3 13 (11.21%) Power Platform
4 11 (9.48%) Office 365
5 5 (4.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (3.45%) Force.com
6 4 (3.45%) GitHub
6 4 (3.45%) SaaS
6 4 (3.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 3 (2.59%) PowerApps
8 2 (1.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.72%) iPaaS
8 2 (1.72%) PaaS
8 2 (1.72%) Serverless
9 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Firewall
2 5 (4.31%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (4.31%) iSCSI
2 5 (4.31%) NetScaler
2 5 (4.31%) SAN
2 5 (4.31%) VPN
3 3 (2.59%) DNS
3 3 (2.59%) HTTP
3 3 (2.59%) LAN
3 3 (2.59%) WAN
4 2 (1.72%) Internet
5 1 (0.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) MySQL
2 13 (11.21%) Power BI
2 13 (11.21%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.86%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.86%) Big Data
8 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.86%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.86%) Redis
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Bitbucket
2 5 (4.31%) JIRA
3 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.86%) MSBuild
General
1 18 (15.52%) Marketing
2 11 (9.48%) Electronics
2 11 (9.48%) Public Sector
2 11 (9.48%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.62%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
5 1 (0.86%) Billing
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Police
5 1 (0.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (22.41%) Analyst
2 19 (16.38%) Developer
3 13 (11.21%) Architect
3 13 (11.21%) Data Analyst
4 10 (8.62%) Cloud Architect
4 10 (8.62%) Lead Architect
4 10 (8.62%) Lead Cloud Architect
5 9 (7.76%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.90%) Consultant
6 8 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (6.90%) Salesforce Consultant
7 7 (6.03%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Backend Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Backend Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (4.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.62%) Laravel
2 7 (6.03%) GraphQL
3 5 (4.31%) RESTful
4 4 (3.45%) .NET
4 4 (3.45%) SOAP
5 3 (2.59%) Node.js
5 3 (2.59%) React
6 2 (1.72%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.72%) CSS
6 2 (1.72%) EDI
6 2 (1.72%) HTML
7 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.86%) LAMP
7 1 (0.86%) Memcached
7 1 (0.86%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.86%) REST
7 1 (0.86%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.86%) WCF
7 1 (0.86%) Web Services
7 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.62%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.31%) Reinsurance
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (2.59%) FMCG
7 2 (1.72%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.72%) PKI
7 2 (1.72%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.86%) Clustering
8 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.86%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.21%) Linux
2 12 (10.34%) Windows
3 11 (9.48%) Unix
4 5 (4.31%) HPUX
4 5 (4.31%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (4.31%) Solaris
4 5 (4.31%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.31%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.86%) Android
6 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (22.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (15.52%) Project Management
5 17 (14.66%) IT Strategy
5 17 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (13.79%) Project Delivery
7 15 (12.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (12.07%) Mathematics
9 11 (9.48%) Analytics
9 11 (9.48%) DevOps
9 11 (9.48%) Mentoring
10 10 (8.62%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (8.62%) Data Science
10 10 (8.62%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (8.62%) Microservices
10 10 (8.62%) Service Management
10 10 (8.62%) Technical Leadership
10 10 (8.62%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.10%) SQL
2 18 (15.52%) Python
3 15 (12.93%) Java
4 12 (10.34%) R
5 10 (8.62%) C
5 10 (8.62%) PHP
6 8 (6.90%) C#
6 8 (6.90%) C++
6 8 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 6 (5.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.72%) Go
9 1 (0.86%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (24.14%) Degree
2 23 (19.83%) Security Cleared
3 19 (16.38%) DV Cleared
4 7 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.31%) CCNA
5 5 (4.31%) MCSA
5 5 (4.31%) MCSE
5 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (2.59%) MBA
8 2 (1.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (1.72%) CISSP
8 2 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.72%) SLA
4 1 (0.86%) GDPR
4 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.86%) NIST
4 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (4.31%) vSphere
3 5 (4.31%) XenApp
3 5 (4.31%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.45%) Docker
5 1 (0.86%) LXC
5 1 (0.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) Backup Exec
1 5 (4.31%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.86%) Ansible
2 1 (0.86%) Grafana
2 1 (0.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.86%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (8.62%) Oracle
3 10 (8.62%) SAP
4 9 (7.76%) MuleSoft
5 6 (5.17%) VMware
6 5 (4.31%) Atlassian
6 5 (4.31%) Cisco
6 5 (4.31%) Citrix
6 5 (4.31%) Dell
6 5 (4.31%) HP
6 5 (4.31%) McAfee
6 5 (4.31%) Talend
6 5 (4.31%) Veeam
7 3 (2.59%) IBM
7 3 (2.59%) Tableau
8 2 (1.72%) Zend
9 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.86%) Splunk
9 1 (0.86%) Sybase