Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 13 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 188 237 340
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.83% 15.37% 21.88%
As % of the General category 47.47% 47.59% 60.61%
Number of salaries quoted 156 211 320
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 396 498 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 35.45% 32.30% 36.10%
Number of salaries quoted 302 387 474
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,875 £26,056
90th Percentile £82,250 £66,550 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Cheltenham 0 75 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Gloucester +4 68 £52,500 - 6
Cirencester -8 12 £55,000 +1.85% 2
Tewkesbury - 9 £50,000 -
Mitcheldean +2 1 £27,500 -56.00%
Stroud - 1 £23,500 -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 86 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (25.00%) Degree
3 45 (23.94%) AWS
4 42 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
6 37 (19.68%) Marketing
6 37 (19.68%) Security Cleared
7 35 (18.62%) Azure
8 33 (17.55%) IT Strategy
9 32 (17.02%) Microsoft
10 29 (15.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (14.89%) Java
11 28 (14.89%) SQL
11 28 (14.89%) Data Science
12 27 (14.36%) JavaScript
12 27 (14.36%) Salesforce.com
12 27 (14.36%) Service Management
13 26 (13.83%) ITIL
14 25 (13.30%) Public Sector
15 24 (12.77%) Project Delivery
16 23 (12.23%) Retail
17 22 (11.70%) Enterprise Architecture
17 22 (11.70%) Telecoms
17 22 (11.70%) SQL Server
17 22 (11.70%) Python
17 22 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (11.70%) Analytics
18 21 (11.17%) DV Cleared
18 21 (11.17%) Linux
18 21 (11.17%) SAP

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 20 (10.64%) Confluence
2 15 (7.98%) SharePoint
3 14 (7.45%) CMS
4 11 (5.85%) Drupal
5 9 (4.79%) SAS
6 4 (2.13%) JBoss
7 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.06%) WildFly
9 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.53%) IIS
9 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (5.32%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (5.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (1.60%) Magento
3 1 (0.53%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.53%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 45 (23.94%) AWS
2 35 (18.62%) Azure
3 18 (9.57%) Office 365
4 7 (3.72%) Power Platform
5 6 (3.19%) Google Analytics
6 5 (2.66%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.66%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 5 (2.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (2.13%) Force.com
7 4 (2.13%) GitHub
7 4 (2.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 3 (1.60%) SaaS
9 2 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.06%) iPaaS
9 2 (1.06%) PaaS
9 2 (1.06%) PowerApps
9 2 (1.06%) Serverless
10 1 (0.53%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.38%) DNS
2 7 (3.72%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.13%) Firewall
3 4 (2.13%) HTTP
3 4 (2.13%) NetScaler
3 4 (2.13%) SAN
4 3 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (1.60%) Internet
4 3 (1.60%) iSCSI
4 3 (1.60%) LAN
4 3 (1.60%) VPN
4 3 (1.60%) WAN
5 2 (1.06%) Software-Defined Radio
5 2 (1.06%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.53%) Network Security
6 1 (0.53%) Skype
6 1 (0.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.64%) MySQL
3 7 (3.72%) Big Data
3 7 (3.72%) Power BI
3 7 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.66%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.06%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.53%) DataStage
8 1 (0.53%) DB2
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (10.64%) Bitbucket
1 20 (10.64%) JIRA
2 4 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.06%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.06%) JUnit
3 2 (1.06%) Maven
4 1 (0.53%) Charles Proxy
4 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.53%) GoCD
4 1 (0.53%) JMeter
4 1 (0.53%) Postman
4 1 (0.53%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.53%) REST Assured
4 1 (0.53%) Selenium
4 1 (0.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.53%) TestNG
4 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (19.68%) Marketing
2 25 (13.30%) Public Sector
3 23 (12.23%) Retail
4 22 (11.70%) Telecoms
5 17 (9.04%) Electronics
6 15 (7.98%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.26%) Legal
8 5 (2.66%) Police
9 4 (2.13%) Games
10 3 (1.60%) Banking
11 2 (1.06%) Back Office
12 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (19.15%) Analyst
2 28 (14.89%) Architect
3 24 (12.77%) Developer
4 17 (9.04%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (6.91%) Data Analyst
6 11 (5.85%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (5.85%) Lead Architect
6 11 (5.85%) Lead Cloud Architect
7 10 (5.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.26%) Consultant
8 8 (4.26%) Junior
8 8 (4.26%) Salesforce Consultant
8 8 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (3.72%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.72%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.19%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.19%) Salesforce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.45%) CSS
1 14 (7.45%) HTML
1 14 (7.45%) SOAP
2 13 (6.91%) .NET
3 11 (5.85%) REST
4 10 (5.32%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.72%) Laravel
5 7 (3.72%) Node.js
5 7 (3.72%) React
5 7 (3.72%) Visualforce
5 7 (3.72%) Vue.js
6 6 (3.19%) Natural Language Processing
7 5 (2.66%) GraphQL
7 5 (2.66%) jQuery
8 4 (2.13%) Hibernate
8 4 (2.13%) RESTful
8 4 (2.13%) XML
9 2 (1.06%) Angular 2
9 2 (1.06%) Kafka
9 2 (1.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.34%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (3.72%) Reference Data
5 6 (3.19%) Social Media
5 6 (3.19%) User Experience
6 5 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.60%) FMCG
8 3 (1.60%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.06%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (1.06%) Cyberattack
9 2 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.06%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.53%) PKI
10 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.17%) Linux
2 20 (10.64%) Windows
3 17 (9.04%) Unix
4 12 (6.38%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.60%) HPUX
5 3 (1.60%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (1.60%) Solaris
5 3 (1.60%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.60%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.06%) Android
7 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (17.55%) IT Strategy
4 29 (15.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (14.89%) Data Science
6 27 (14.36%) Service Management
7 26 (13.83%) ITIL
8 24 (12.77%) Project Delivery
9 22 (11.70%) Analytics
9 22 (11.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 22 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (10.64%) DevOps
10 20 (10.64%) Microservices
10 20 (10.64%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 17 (9.04%) Architecture Roadmap
11 17 (9.04%) Feasibility Study
11 17 (9.04%) ITIL V3
11 17 (9.04%) Project Management
11 17 (9.04%) Technical Architecture
12 16 (8.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.89%) Java
1 28 (14.89%) SQL
2 27 (14.36%) JavaScript
3 22 (11.70%) Python
4 20 (10.64%) C#
5 18 (9.57%) C++
6 13 (6.91%) C
7 12 (6.38%) R
8 11 (5.85%) PHP
9 7 (3.72%) Apex Code
10 5 (2.66%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.06%) Assembly Language
11 2 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.06%) Go
11 2 (1.06%) Ruby
12 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.53%) VB
12 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (25.00%) Degree
2 37 (19.68%) Security Cleared
3 21 (11.17%) DV Cleared
4 12 (6.38%) SC Cleared
5 11 (5.85%) Postgraduate
6 6 (3.19%) AWS Certification
7 4 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (1.60%) CCNA
8 3 (1.60%) MCSA
8 3 (1.60%) MCSE
8 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.53%) CCA
9 1 (0.53%) CISSP
9 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.53%) MCP
9 1 (0.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.72%) QA
2 6 (3.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) GDPR
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.53%) P3O
System Software
1 17 (9.04%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.79%) Docker
3 4 (2.13%) XenApp
4 3 (1.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.60%) vSphere
4 3 (1.60%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Ansible
1 3 (1.60%) Backup Exec
1 3 (1.60%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.53%) SCOM
3 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 32 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.36%) Salesforce.com
3 21 (11.17%) SAP
4 20 (10.64%) Atlassian
5 19 (10.11%) Oracle
6 18 (9.57%) MuleSoft
7 9 (4.79%) Tableau
8 6 (3.19%) Google
9 5 (2.66%) Talend
10 3 (1.60%) Cisco
10 3 (1.60%) Citrix
10 3 (1.60%) Dell
10 3 (1.60%) HP
10 3 (1.60%) IBM
10 3 (1.60%) McAfee
10 3 (1.60%) Veeam
10 3 (1.60%) VMware
11 2 (1.06%) Teradata
12 1 (0.53%) Ab Initio
12 1 (0.53%) Informatica