Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 3 12
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Finance 326 406 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.61% 24.89% 16.67%
As % of the General category 52.67% 64.24% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 302 306 259
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £27,539 £26,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £73,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +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 619 632 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 37.24% 38.75% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 537 493 477
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,523 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £70,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -12 81 £40,000 -11.11% 15
Cirencester 0 46 £51,250 +43.36% 5
Gloucester -2 38 £50,000 +11.11% 19
Stroud - 1 £45,000 -
Fairford - 1 - -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 132 (40.49%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (31.90%) Security Cleared
3 86 (26.38%) SC Cleared
3 86 (26.38%) C
4 77 (23.62%) Collaborative Working
5 71 (21.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (19.02%) Windows
7 55 (16.87%) Business Intelligence
8 54 (16.56%) Linux
8 54 (16.56%) Marketing
9 48 (14.72%) Python
9 48 (14.72%) Waterfall
10 46 (14.11%) Programme Management
11 45 (13.80%) Telecoms
11 45 (13.80%) SAP
12 44 (13.50%) Project Management
13 43 (13.19%) PRINCE2
13 43 (13.19%) Scrum
13 43 (13.19%) Cybersecurity
14 42 (12.88%) Manufacturing
15 41 (12.58%) Electronics
15 41 (12.58%) Digital Marketing
16 37 (11.35%) UML
17 35 (10.74%) C++
17 35 (10.74%) DV Cleared
18 34 (10.43%) Software Engineering
18 34 (10.43%) Java
18 34 (10.43%) JavaScript
19 31 (9.51%) SQL
19 31 (9.51%) Test Automation

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 13 (3.99%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.68%) JBoss
2 12 (3.68%) Mule
2 12 (3.68%) Mule ESB
3 7 (2.15%) Drupal
4 6 (1.84%) CMS
4 6 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.23%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.23%) ArcGIS
5 4 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.92%) Apache
7 2 (0.61%) Confluence
7 2 (0.61%) IIS
7 2 (0.61%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.53%) InfoPath
2 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.31%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.31%) Sage BI
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.28%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.68%) SaaS
5 6 (1.84%) Office 365
6 3 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.31%) IaaS
8 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.83%) Network Security
2 11 (3.37%) Ethernet
2 11 (3.37%) VLAN
3 10 (3.07%) IPsec
3 10 (3.07%) IPv4
3 10 (3.07%) IPv6
3 10 (3.07%) SNMP
3 10 (3.07%) SSH
3 10 (3.07%) SSL
3 10 (3.07%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (2.76%) Internet
5 8 (2.45%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.61%) Firewall
6 2 (0.61%) VPN
6 2 (0.61%) WAN
7 1 (0.31%) DHCP
7 1 (0.31%) FTP
7 1 (0.31%) LAN
7 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.91%) MongoDB
3 12 (3.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (3.68%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.45%) MySQL
5 7 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.23%) Power BI
7 4 (1.23%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (0.61%) Big Data
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.31%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (8.90%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.44%) Rational DOORS
3 19 (5.83%) JIRA
4 13 (3.99%) JUnit
5 12 (3.68%) IntelliJ
6 10 (3.07%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.45%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.53%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.23%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.23%) Xcode
10 3 (0.92%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.61%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.61%) Selenium
11 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.31%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.31%) Maven
12 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.31%) WebDriver
General
1 54 (16.56%) Marketing
2 45 (13.80%) Telecoms
3 42 (12.88%) Manufacturing
4 41 (12.58%) Electronics
5 14 (4.29%) Retail
6 10 (3.07%) Advertising
7 6 (1.84%) Banking
8 5 (1.53%) Back Office
9 4 (1.23%) Legal
10 3 (0.92%) Billing
10 3 (0.92%) Law
11 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.31%) Publishing
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (15.03%) Project Manager
2 48 (14.72%) Developer
3 45 (13.80%) Analyst
4 30 (9.20%) Business Analyst
5 29 (8.90%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 29 (8.90%) Security Engineer
6 22 (6.75%) Software Engineer
6 22 (6.75%) Systems Engineer
7 20 (6.13%) Architect
8 19 (5.83%) Java Developer
9 16 (4.91%) Consultant
10 14 (4.29%) Business Architect
10 14 (4.29%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (3.68%) Senior Security Engineer
12 11 (3.37%) Senior Systems Engineer
13 10 (3.07%) Data Manager
13 10 (3.07%) Electronics Engineer
13 10 (3.07%) Senior Developer
13 10 (3.07%) Senior Java Developer
14 9 (2.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.06%) CSS
1 23 (7.06%) HTML
1 23 (7.06%) Web Services
2 20 (6.13%) SOAP
3 19 (5.83%) REST
4 17 (5.21%) AngularJS
4 17 (5.21%) Spring
5 16 (4.91%) Node.js
5 16 (4.91%) Spring MVC
5 16 (4.91%) XML
6 15 (4.60%) .NET
7 13 (3.99%) Hibernate
7 13 (3.99%) JPA
7 13 (3.99%) React
8 12 (3.68%) Apache Camel
8 12 (3.68%) JSON
8 12 (3.68%) Spring Integration
9 10 (3.07%) ASP.NET
9 10 (3.07%) HTML5
10 8 (2.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 18 (5.52%) Driving Licence
3 18 (5.52%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (5.21%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (4.29%) Fintech
6 10 (3.07%) User Experience
7 8 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.45%) VHDL
8 7 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.15%) Cyberattack
8 7 (2.15%) Device Driver
9 6 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.53%) Social Media
10 5 (1.53%) W3C
11 4 (1.23%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.92%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (0.92%) Industry 4.0
12 3 (0.92%) PMI
12 3 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (19.02%) Windows
2 54 (16.56%) Linux
3 13 (3.99%) Unix
4 8 (2.45%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.84%) Android
6 4 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.92%) CentOS
7 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.92%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) Debian
9 1 (0.31%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (40.49%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (23.62%) Collaborative Working
3 71 (21.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (16.87%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (14.72%) Waterfall
6 46 (14.11%) Programme Management
7 44 (13.50%) Project Management
8 43 (13.19%) Cybersecurity
8 43 (13.19%) PRINCE2
8 43 (13.19%) Scrum
9 41 (12.58%) Digital Marketing
10 37 (11.35%) UML
11 34 (10.43%) Software Engineering
12 31 (9.51%) Test Automation
13 28 (8.59%) MVC
13 28 (8.59%) TDD
14 25 (7.67%) Requirements Analysis
15 24 (7.36%) Test Strategy
16 22 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (6.75%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 86 (26.38%) C
2 48 (14.72%) Python
3 35 (10.74%) C++
4 34 (10.43%) Java
4 34 (10.43%) JavaScript
5 31 (9.51%) SQL
6 30 (9.20%) C#
7 12 (3.68%) Assembly Language
8 10 (3.07%) Shell Script
9 9 (2.76%) Embedded C
9 9 (2.76%) Embedded C++
9 9 (2.76%) PHP
10 7 (2.15%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.53%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.23%) Tcl
12 4 (1.23%) XAML
13 3 (0.92%) Go
14 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.61%) Ruby
14 2 (0.61%) Rust
Qualifications
1 104 (31.90%) Security Cleared
2 86 (26.38%) SC Cleared
3 35 (10.74%) DV Cleared
4 13 (3.99%) APMP
5 11 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (2.76%) Degree
7 3 (0.92%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.61%) ACCA
8 2 (0.61%) CIMA
8 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.31%) CCNP
9 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.31%) CISSP
9 1 (0.31%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.76%) PMO
2 7 (2.15%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.15%) QA
3 6 (1.84%) GDPR
4 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.61%) RMADS
5 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.15%) Docker
2 4 (1.23%) Firmware
2 4 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.92%) Ansible
2 2 (0.61%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.31%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.31%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.31%) Nagios
3 1 (0.31%) Nessus
3 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) Terraform
3 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (13.80%) SAP
2 19 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.68%) Apple
4 10 (3.07%) Cisco
4 10 (3.07%) EMC
5 8 (2.45%) Juniper
6 5 (1.53%) Oracle
7 4 (1.23%) Altera
7 4 (1.23%) ESRI
7 4 (1.23%) Mentor Graphics
7 4 (1.23%) Xilinx
8 3 (0.92%) Agilent
8 3 (0.92%) ConnectWise
8 3 (0.92%) Mitel
8 3 (0.92%) Tableau
9 2 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.61%) IBM
9 2 (0.61%) Sun
9 2 (0.61%) VMware
10 1 (0.31%) HP