The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 18 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 60 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.03% 7.52% 5.31%
As % of the General category 23.72% 17.89% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 21
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,783 £34,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.06%
General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
253 246 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.31% 42.05% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 197 212 160
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Banking
South Wales

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 18 April 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 66 (70.21%) Telecoms
2 62 (65.96%) Degree
3 60 (63.83%) Unit Testing
4 55 (58.51%) SQL
5 42 (44.68%) Java
6 37 (39.36%) Web Services
7 36 (38.30%) RPG
7 36 (38.30%) RPG IV
8 34 (36.17%) J2EE
9 31 (32.98%) XML
10 27 (28.72%) Hibernate
11 24 (25.53%) HTML
11 24 (25.53%) DB2
11 24 (25.53%) INSURE/90
12 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
13 21 (22.34%) JSP
14 19 (20.21%) RDBMS
15 18 (19.15%) Finance
15 18 (19.15%) Mobile Banking
16 17 (18.09%) Spring
17 16 (17.02%) MVC
17 16 (17.02%) Struts
18 14 (14.89%) Scrum
18 14 (14.89%) SOAP
19 13 (13.83%) OO
19 13 (13.83%) Maven
20 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
20 12 (12.77%) Billing
20 12 (12.77%) WebSphere
20 12 (12.77%) Guidewire

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (12.77%) WebSphere
1 12 (12.77%) Tomcat
1 12 (12.77%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (3.19%) SAS
3 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Project
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (25.53%) INSURE/90
2 3 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) DHCP
1 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.06%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.53%) DB2
2 22 (23.40%) Relational Database
3 19 (20.21%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Maven
2 12 (12.77%) Rational Application Developer
2 12 (12.77%) Eclipse
3 8 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.45%) JUnit
5 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
5 6 (6.38%) Gerrit
6 5 (5.32%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (5.32%) Ant
7 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.13%) JBehave
7 2 (2.13%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.13%) Hudson
7 2 (2.13%) Selenium
8 1 (1.06%) JIRA
General
1 66 (70.21%) Telecoms
2 18 (19.15%) Finance
3 12 (12.77%) Billing
4 5 (5.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (72.34%) Analyst
2 42 (44.68%) Senior Analyst
3 20 (21.28%) Analyst Programmer
3 20 (21.28%) Programmer
3 20 (21.28%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 20 (21.28%) Senior Programmer
4 8 (8.51%) Developer
5 5 (5.32%) Android Developer
6 4 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Specialist
7 3 (3.19%) Architect
7 3 (3.19%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.13%) Software Architect
8 2 (2.13%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (2.13%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.13%) Test Analyst
8 2 (2.13%) Senior Android Developer
8 2 (2.13%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (39.36%) Web Services
2 34 (36.17%) J2EE
3 31 (32.98%) XML
4 27 (28.72%) Hibernate
5 24 (25.53%) HTML
6 21 (22.34%) JSP
7 17 (18.09%) Spring
8 16 (17.02%) Struts
9 14 (14.89%) SOAP
10 12 (12.77%) CSS
11 9 (9.57%) EJB
11 9 (9.57%) REST
12 8 (8.51%) Servlets
13 7 (7.45%) EJB 3.0
14 5 (5.32%) JSON
15 3 (3.19%) Java EE
15 3 (3.19%) JPA
16 2 (2.13%) Spring Web Flow
17 1 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
17 1 (1.06%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.06%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.45%) Android
2 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (63.83%) Unit Testing
2 16 (17.02%) MVC
3 14 (14.89%) Scrum
4 13 (13.83%) OO
5 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.77%) Data Migration
5 12 (12.77%) RAD
5 12 (12.77%) Migration
5 12 (12.77%) ETL
6 11 (11.70%) Project Management
7 9 (9.57%) UML
8 8 (8.51%) TDD
9 7 (7.45%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (7.45%) Software Architecture
10 5 (5.32%) Android Development
10 5 (5.32%) User Stories
10 5 (5.32%) Use Case
10 5 (5.32%) OOP
11 3 (3.19%) Automated Testing
11 3 (3.19%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (58.51%) SQL
2 42 (44.68%) Java
3 36 (38.30%) RPG
3 36 (38.30%) RPG IV
4 12 (12.77%) RPG/400
5 3 (3.19%) VBA
6 2 (2.13%) XQuery
6 2 (2.13%) XPath
6 2 (2.13%) Groovy
7 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (65.96%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Guidewire
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle
1 12 (12.77%) IBM
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft