The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 34 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Banking 35 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.31% 4.28% 7.26%
As % of the General category 14.58% 13.68% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 20
Average salary £30,565 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.95% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £16,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £52,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Banking
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
240 190 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.42% 31.30% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 210 152 142
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Banking
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Cardiff region.

Banking Salary Trend in Cardiff

Banking
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 72 (69.90%) Telecoms
2 66 (64.08%) Degree
3 59 (57.28%) Unit Testing
4 46 (44.66%) SQL
5 39 (37.86%) Java
5 39 (37.86%) Finance
6 37 (35.92%) J2EE
7 35 (33.98%) HTML
7 35 (33.98%) Web Services
7 35 (33.98%) XML
7 35 (33.98%) Hibernate
8 24 (23.30%) RPG
8 24 (23.30%) RPG IV
9 20 (19.42%) Spring
10 16 (15.53%) Billing
10 16 (15.53%) WebSphere
10 16 (15.53%) Eclipse
10 16 (15.53%) IBM
10 16 (15.53%) Struts
10 16 (15.53%) Tomcat
10 16 (15.53%) WebSphere Application Server
10 16 (15.53%) CSS
10 16 (15.53%) Guidewire
11 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
12 14 (13.59%) ISEB
13 13 (12.62%) RDBMS
13 13 (12.62%) JSP
13 13 (12.62%) ISTQB
14 12 (11.65%) INSURE/90
14 12 (11.65%) Migration

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (15.53%) WebSphere
1 16 (15.53%) Tomcat
1 16 (15.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (2.91%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.91%) MS Project
1 3 (2.91%) MS Office
2 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (11.65%) INSURE/90
2 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) Relational Database
2 13 (12.62%) RDBMS
3 12 (11.65%) DB2
4 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Eclipse
2 12 (11.65%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (3.88%) JMeter
4 2 (1.94%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.94%) Ant
4 2 (1.94%) Maven
4 2 (1.94%) Selenium
4 2 (1.94%) JIRA
4 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.97%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.97%) JBehave
5 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.97%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.97%) WATIR
5 1 (0.97%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.97%) JUnit
General
1 72 (69.90%) Telecoms
2 39 (37.86%) Finance
3 16 (15.53%) Billing
4 4 (3.88%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (73.79%) Analyst
2 51 (49.51%) Senior Analyst
3 24 (23.30%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 24 (23.30%) Senior Programmer
3 24 (23.30%) Analyst Programmer
3 24 (23.30%) Programmer
4 12 (11.65%) Test Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (5.83%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.88%) Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (2.91%) IT Security Officer
8 3 (2.91%) Security Officer
8 3 (2.91%) Java Developer
9 2 (1.94%) Business Analyst
9 2 (1.94%) Support Analyst
9 2 (1.94%) Applications Support
9 2 (1.94%) Senior Test Engineer
9 2 (1.94%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (1.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (35.92%) J2EE
2 35 (33.98%) HTML
2 35 (33.98%) Web Services
2 35 (33.98%) XML
2 35 (33.98%) Hibernate
3 20 (19.42%) Spring
4 16 (15.53%) Struts
4 16 (15.53%) CSS
5 13 (12.62%) JSP
6 4 (3.88%) JSF
6 4 (3.88%) Ajax
6 4 (3.88%) Java EE
6 4 (3.88%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (3.88%) JPA
6 4 (3.88%) REST
7 3 (2.91%) HTML5
7 3 (2.91%) JSON
7 3 (2.91%) SOAP
8 2 (1.94%) RESTful
9 1 (0.97%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.91%) Open Source
1 3 (2.91%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (1.94%) AS400
2 2 (1.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.97%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
1 2 (1.94%) Windows
1 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
1 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (57.28%) Unit Testing
2 12 (11.65%) Migration
2 12 (11.65%) ETL
2 12 (11.65%) RAD
2 12 (11.65%) Data Migration
3 11 (10.68%) Scrum
4 9 (8.74%) Automation Testing
5 8 (7.77%) Validation
5 8 (7.77%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (6.80%) Project Management
7 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.88%) TDD
7 4 (3.88%) Software Testing
7 4 (3.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.88%) Web Development
7 4 (3.88%) User Stories
7 4 (3.88%) Load Testing
7 4 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.91%) Test Automation
8 3 (2.91%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.66%) SQL
2 39 (37.86%) Java
3 24 (23.30%) RPG
3 24 (23.30%) RPG IV
4 12 (11.65%) RPG/400
5 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.94%) VBA
7 1 (0.97%) Groovy
7 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (64.08%) Degree
2 14 (13.59%) ISEB
3 13 (12.62%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.91%) APMP
4 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.91%) CISSP
5 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 16 (15.53%) IBM
1 16 (15.53%) Guidewire
2 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle
4 2 (1.94%) Citrix
4 2 (1.94%) VMware
4 2 (1.94%) T-Plan
5 1 (0.97%) Teradata
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