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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 59 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -7
Permanent jobs citing Banking 10 52 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.53% 7.69% 10.25%
As % of the General category 3.42% 15.71% 24.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 51 48
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £29,129 £35,783
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
292 331 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.79% 48.96% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 230 281 190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 29 April 2016.

Banking Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 17 (70.83%) Telecoms
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) Retail
6 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) SLA
6 5 (20.83%) J2EE
6 5 (20.83%) Java
7 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.67%) RPG
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) Struts
7 4 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.67%) DHCP
7 4 (16.67%) DNS
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 4 (16.67%) Billing
7 4 (16.67%) Online Banking
7 4 (16.67%) Guidewire
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.67%) iSeries
7 4 (16.67%) RPG/400

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DHCP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.17%) JMeter
General
1 17 (70.83%) Telecoms
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Retail
4 4 (16.67%) Billing
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 10 (41.67%) Programmer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Programmer
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Support Technician
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Technician
4 4 (16.67%) Server Support
4 4 (16.67%) Server Support Technician
4 4 (16.67%) Server Technician
4 4 (16.67%) Support Technician
4 4 (16.67%) Wintel Server Technician
4 4 (16.67%) Wintel Support
5 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) HTML
1 8 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
2 5 (20.83%) J2EE
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) Struts
4 3 (12.50%) .NET
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) Java EE
5 1 (4.17%) JPA
5 1 (4.17%) JSF
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) iSeries
1 4 (16.67%) Online Banking
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.67%) People Management
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (4.17%) Business Development
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Load Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) RPG
3 4 (16.67%) RPG IV
3 4 (16.67%) RPG/400
4 3 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) COBOL
5 1 (4.17%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Guidewire
1 4 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) SAP