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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 19 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Banking 52 61 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.80% 10.32% 7.21%
As % of the General category 15.95% 24.70% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 40
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £35,783 £34,360
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
326 247 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.88% 41.79% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 277 190 214
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 April 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 75 (61.98%) Finance
2 48 (39.67%) Telecoms
3 47 (38.84%) Degree
4 35 (28.93%) Project Management
5 29 (23.97%) SQL
6 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (20.66%) Retail
7 22 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (17.36%) Change Management
8 21 (17.36%) Java
8 21 (17.36%) Unit Testing
9 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (14.05%) ISEB
11 17 (14.05%) Business Analysis
12 16 (13.22%) Business Transformation
12 16 (13.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (13.22%) Six Sigma
13 15 (12.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 13 (10.74%) QA
14 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
14 13 (10.74%) HTML
14 13 (10.74%) Validation
15 12 (9.92%) SQL Server
15 12 (9.92%) ETL
15 12 (9.92%) ISTQB
15 12 (9.92%) Automation Testing
16 11 (9.09%) J2EE
16 11 (9.09%) Web Services
17 10 (8.26%) T-SQL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 3 (2.48%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Office
3 4 (3.31%) MS Project
4 3 (2.48%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.48%) Fireworks
4 3 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.83%) EViews
6 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.83%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) GitHub
1 1 (0.83%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.26%) OLTP
2 10 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (8.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.96%) DTS
4 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.13%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.48%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.48%) DB2
8 2 (1.65%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.83%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.65%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.65%) JUnit
2 2 (1.65%) Toad
2 2 (1.65%) Maven
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.83%) TestNG
3 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.83%) Hudson
3 1 (0.83%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) Ant
3 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.83%) JMeter
3 1 (0.83%) NetBeans
General
1 75 (61.98%) Finance
2 48 (39.67%) Telecoms
3 25 (20.66%) Retail
4 9 (7.44%) Back Office
5 7 (5.79%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.96%) Legal
7 4 (3.31%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.31%) Billing
8 3 (2.48%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (44.63%) Analyst
2 36 (29.75%) Senior Analyst
3 25 (20.66%) Developer
4 21 (17.36%) Analyst Programmer
4 21 (17.36%) Programmer
4 21 (17.36%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 21 (17.36%) Senior Programmer
5 18 (14.88%) Senior Developer
5 18 (14.88%) Developer Analyst
5 18 (14.88%) Business Analyst
6 13 (10.74%) Test Analyst
6 13 (10.74%) Senior Test Analyst
7 10 (8.26%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.79%) Architect
9 6 (4.96%) DBA
9 6 (4.96%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Business Architect
9 6 (4.96%) Process Engineer
10 5 (4.13%) Microstrategy Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.74%) HTML
2 11 (9.09%) J2EE
2 11 (9.09%) Web Services
3 10 (8.26%) Hibernate
4 9 (7.44%) XML
4 9 (7.44%) HTML5
5 8 (6.61%) Struts
5 8 (6.61%) CSS
6 7 (5.79%) Spring
6 7 (5.79%) SOAP
7 5 (4.13%) Sass
7 5 (4.13%) LESS
7 5 (4.13%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.31%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.31%) LINQ to SQL
8 4 (3.31%) Spring MVC
8 4 (3.31%) LINQ
8 4 (3.31%) Servlets
8 4 (3.31%) DOM
8 4 (3.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.44%) User Experience
3 6 (4.96%) Clustering
4 5 (4.13%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.48%) Human Factors
5 3 (2.48%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.65%) Economics
6 2 (1.65%) Statistics
6 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) AS400
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.83%) iSeries
7 1 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.93%) Project Management
2 25 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (17.36%) Change Management
4 21 (17.36%) Unit Testing
5 18 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (14.05%) Business Analysis
7 16 (13.22%) Six Sigma
7 16 (13.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (13.22%) Business Transformation
8 13 (10.74%) Validation
9 12 (9.92%) ETL
9 12 (9.92%) Automation Testing
10 9 (7.44%) PRINCE2
10 9 (7.44%) Lean Six Sigma
11 8 (6.61%) Migration
11 8 (6.61%) OO
11 8 (6.61%) PRINCE
11 8 (6.61%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.79%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.97%) SQL
2 21 (17.36%) Java
3 10 (8.26%) T-SQL
4 9 (7.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.83%) RPG
6 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.83%) Scala
6 1 (0.83%) RPG/400
6 1 (0.83%) RPG IV
6 1 (0.83%) R
6 1 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 47 (38.84%) Degree
2 17 (14.05%) ISEB
3 15 (12.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 12 (9.92%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (4.13%) PMP
6 5 (4.13%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.31%) APMP
8 2 (1.65%) APMG
8 2 (1.65%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.65%) CCA
9 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.83%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.61%) Oracle
3 7 (5.79%) Cognos
4 5 (4.13%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (3.31%) Guidewire
6 3 (2.48%) Adobe
7 2 (1.65%) Casewise