Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 16 3
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 383 328 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 24.82% 15.07% 23.03%
As % of the General category 65.25% 49.25% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 289 257 405
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,150 £29,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -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 587 666 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.04% 30.59% 42.63%
Number of salaries quoted 458 485 712
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 +4 119 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Cirencester +11 83 £38,000 +8.57%
Gloucester +16 59 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Cinderford - 3 £26,500 -
Filton +5 1 - -
Chipping Campden - 1 - -
Finance
South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, 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.

1 183 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (40.21%) Business Intelligence
3 152 (39.69%) Marketing
4 145 (37.86%) Telecoms
5 143 (37.34%) Manufacturing
6 141 (36.81%) Programme Management
7 140 (36.55%) Electronics
7 140 (36.55%) SAP
7 140 (36.55%) Digital Marketing
8 105 (27.42%) XML
9 104 (27.15%) Scrum
10 95 (24.80%) Java
11 93 (24.28%) Kanban
12 92 (24.02%) MVC
13 88 (22.98%) JIRA
14 84 (21.93%) JSON
14 84 (21.93%) Web Services
15 83 (21.67%) SQL
16 79 (20.63%) Linux
16 79 (20.63%) Git (software)
17 76 (19.84%) SOAP
18 73 (19.06%) Amazon AWS
19 69 (18.02%) REST
19 69 (18.02%) TDD
20 68 (17.75%) JUnit
20 68 (17.75%) BDD
21 67 (17.49%) NoSQL
21 67 (17.49%) Spring
22 66 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
23 65 (16.97%) Apache Camel

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 62 (16.19%) Mule
1 62 (16.19%) Mule ESB
2 55 (14.36%) JBoss
3 54 (14.10%) Tomcat
4 28 (7.31%) Confluence
5 8 (2.09%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.78%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.78%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.52%) CMS
8 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.26%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.26%) SAS
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Foundation
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (4.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 18 (4.70%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.31%) InDesign
3 5 (1.31%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.52%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 73 (19.06%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (16.71%) SaaS
3 54 (14.10%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.09%) Office 365
6 7 (1.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.13%) FTP
2 8 (2.09%) Intranet
3 7 (1.83%) Firewall
4 6 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.57%) VPN
5 5 (1.31%) DHCP
5 5 (1.31%) Internet
5 5 (1.31%) LAN
5 5 (1.31%) SSH
5 5 (1.31%) WAN
6 4 (1.04%) Skype
6 4 (1.04%) VLAN
6 4 (1.04%) VoIP
6 4 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.52%) DNS
7 2 (0.52%) HTTP
7 2 (0.52%) SAN
7 2 (0.52%) SSL
7 2 (0.52%) Wireless
8 1 (0.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (17.49%) NoSQL
2 62 (16.19%) MongoDB
3 54 (14.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 33 (8.62%) SQL Server
5 32 (8.36%) MySQL
6 27 (7.05%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.09%) MariaDB
10 6 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.78%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.26%) Big Data
14 1 (0.26%) IBM InfoSphere
14 1 (0.26%) OrientDB
14 1 (0.26%) QlikView
14 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.26%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 88 (22.98%) JIRA
2 79 (20.63%) Git (software)
3 68 (17.75%) JUnit
4 54 (14.10%) IntelliJ
5 20 (5.22%) Subversion
6 19 (4.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (4.96%) Mercurial
7 12 (3.13%) Jenkins
8 11 (2.87%) Bitbucket
9 8 (2.09%) ERwin
10 7 (1.83%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.83%) SoapUI
11 5 (1.31%) Dreamweaver
11 5 (1.31%) Maven
11 5 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.04%) Selenium
12 4 (1.04%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.04%) Zephyr
13 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.78%) XMLUnit
General
1 152 (39.69%) Marketing
2 145 (37.86%) Telecoms
3 143 (37.34%) Manufacturing
4 140 (36.55%) Electronics
5 57 (14.88%) Retail
6 9 (2.35%) Advertising
7 5 (1.31%) Games
8 4 (1.04%) Banking
9 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.52%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 126 (32.90%) Developer
2 101 (26.37%) Analyst
3 66 (17.23%) Java Developer
4 43 (11.23%) Business Analyst
5 41 (10.70%) Senior Developer
6 30 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
7 29 (7.57%) Project Manager
8 23 (6.01%) Consultant
8 23 (6.01%) PHP Developer
9 17 (4.44%) Data Analyst
10 16 (4.18%) Architect
10 16 (4.18%) Senior Analyst
10 16 (4.18%) SQL Analyst
11 15 (3.92%) Service Analyst
11 15 (3.92%) Test Analyst
12 14 (3.66%) Financial Analyst
12 14 (3.66%) Senior Financial Analyst
13 13 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 13 (3.39%) Senior Business Analyst
13 13 (3.39%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (27.42%) XML
2 84 (21.93%) JSON
2 84 (21.93%) Web Services
3 76 (19.84%) SOAP
4 69 (18.02%) REST
5 67 (17.49%) Spring
6 65 (16.97%) Apache Camel
7 64 (16.71%) Hibernate
8 62 (16.19%) JPA
8 62 (16.19%) Spring Integration
8 62 (16.19%) Spring MVC
9 59 (15.40%) CSS
9 59 (15.40%) HTML
10 33 (8.62%) jQuery
11 27 (7.05%) .NET
12 20 (5.22%) Kendo UI
13 12 (3.13%) ASP.NET
14 11 (2.87%) AngularJS
15 8 (2.09%) Gherkin
16 7 (1.83%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 66 (17.23%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.74%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.44%) User Experience
4 13 (3.39%) Fintech
4 13 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.09%) Social Media
7 5 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.78%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.78%) iSeries
9 3 (0.78%) Mobile Computing
9 3 (0.78%) PMI
9 3 (0.78%) Reinsurance
9 3 (0.78%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.52%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.52%) iPad
11 1 (0.26%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 79 (20.63%) Linux
2 24 (6.27%) Windows
3 10 (2.61%) Unix
4 5 (1.31%) Android
4 5 (1.31%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.31%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.52%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.26%) AIX
6 1 (0.26%) Solaris
6 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (40.21%) Business Intelligence
3 141 (36.81%) Programme Management
4 140 (36.55%) Digital Marketing
5 104 (27.15%) Scrum
6 93 (24.28%) Kanban
7 92 (24.02%) MVC
8 69 (18.02%) TDD
9 68 (17.75%) BDD
10 62 (16.19%) Integration Testing
11 54 (14.10%) E-Commerce
12 44 (11.49%) Project Management
13 36 (9.40%) Web Development
14 35 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 33 (8.62%) Business Analysis
16 32 (8.36%) Waterfall
17 28 (7.31%) Wealth Management
18 27 (7.05%) OO
19 26 (6.79%) PRINCE2
20 24 (6.27%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (24.80%) Java
2 83 (21.67%) SQL
3 64 (16.71%) JavaScript
4 24 (6.27%) PHP
5 18 (4.70%) C#
6 15 (3.92%) Python
6 15 (3.92%) Ruby
7 13 (3.39%) Perl
8 10 (2.61%) VB
9 8 (2.09%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.83%) C++
11 6 (1.57%) C
12 5 (1.31%) RPG
12 5 (1.31%) RPG IV
13 4 (1.04%) XPath
14 3 (0.78%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.52%) VBScript
16 1 (0.26%) BeanShell
16 1 (0.26%) Groovy
16 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (10.70%) Degree
2 26 (6.79%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.96%) DV Cleared
4 14 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (3.13%) PMP
6 11 (2.87%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.09%) ISEB
7 8 (2.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.04%) APMP
10 4 (1.04%) CHECK Team Leader
10 4 (1.04%) CISSP
11 3 (0.78%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (0.78%) CISM
11 3 (0.78%) CITP
11 3 (0.78%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.26%) CHECK Team Member
13 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.92%) QA
2 12 (3.13%) RMADS
3 6 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.57%) PMO
4 5 (1.31%) GDPR
5 3 (0.78%) SLA
6 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.52%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.26%) COBIT
7 1 (0.26%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.04%) Docker
2 4 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.78%) XenApp
3 3 (0.78%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.26%) VMFS
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.83%) Puppet
2 4 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.04%) WSUS
3 3 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.26%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.26%) Control-M
4 1 (0.26%) OpenView
4 1 (0.26%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.26%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.26%) vMotion
Vendors
1 140 (36.55%) SAP
2 62 (16.19%) Apple
3 30 (7.83%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.96%) Zend
5 13 (3.39%) VMware
6 8 (2.09%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.83%) Citrix
7 7 (1.83%) Oracle
8 6 (1.57%) HP
9 5 (1.31%) Adobe
10 4 (1.04%) Symantec
11 3 (0.78%) Capita
11 3 (0.78%) Cisco
11 3 (0.78%) Intel
11 3 (0.78%) Lotus
12 2 (0.52%) IBM
12 2 (0.52%) Sage
13 1 (0.26%) Cognos
13 1 (0.26%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.26%) Sybase