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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 41 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Banking 28 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.43% 5.08% 9.67%
As % of the General category 12.56% 15.85% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 27
Average salary £30,000 £35,783 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.16% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,940 £17,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £68,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
223 183 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.28% 32.05% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 199 147 125
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -10.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 18 September 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 49 (61.25%) Telecoms
2 41 (51.25%) Degree
3 37 (46.25%) Finance
4 36 (45.00%) Unit Testing
5 28 (35.00%) Java
6 26 (32.50%) SQL
6 26 (32.50%) J2EE
7 24 (30.00%) HTML
7 24 (30.00%) XML
7 24 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 23 (28.75%) Web Services
9 15 (18.75%) Spring
10 14 (17.50%) ISEB
11 13 (16.25%) ISTQB
12 12 (15.00%) RPG
12 12 (15.00%) RPG IV
13 10 (12.50%) Guidewire
13 10 (12.50%) Struts
13 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
13 10 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (12.50%) CSS
13 10 (12.50%) Eclipse
13 10 (12.50%) IBM
13 10 (12.50%) WebSphere
13 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (12.50%) Billing
13 10 (12.50%) Scrum
14 9 (11.25%) Automation Testing
15 8 (10.00%) Retail
15 8 (10.00%) Validation

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 10 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.25%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Project
1 3 (3.75%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) DHCP
1 2 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
1 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.50%) DB2
3 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.50%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (5.00%) JMeter
4 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.50%) Selenium
4 2 (2.50%) Maven
4 2 (2.50%) JIRA
4 2 (2.50%) Ant
4 2 (2.50%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.25%) JUnit
5 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.25%) Subversion
5 1 (1.25%) WATIR
5 1 (1.25%) JBehave
5 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 49 (61.25%) Telecoms
2 37 (46.25%) Finance
3 10 (12.50%) Billing
4 8 (10.00%) Retail
5 4 (5.00%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.50%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.25%) Legal
7 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (63.75%) Analyst
2 35 (43.75%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 16 (20.00%) Programmer
3 16 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 16 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
4 12 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) IT Security Officer
9 3 (3.75%) Security Officer
10 2 (2.50%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 2 (2.50%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) J2EE
2 24 (30.00%) HTML
2 24 (30.00%) XML
2 24 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 23 (28.75%) Web Services
4 15 (18.75%) Spring
5 10 (12.50%) Struts
5 10 (12.50%) CSS
6 7 (8.75%) JSP
7 5 (6.25%) REST
8 4 (5.00%) HTML5
8 4 (5.00%) JPA
8 4 (5.00%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (5.00%) JSF
8 4 (5.00%) Ajax
8 4 (5.00%) Java EE
8 4 (5.00%) JSON
9 3 (3.75%) SOAP
10 2 (2.50%) RESTful
11 1 (1.25%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Open Source
1 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.50%) AS400
2 2 (2.50%) Clustering
2 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.25%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Unit Testing
2 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (12.50%) Scrum
3 9 (11.25%) Automation Testing
4 8 (10.00%) Validation
5 7 (8.75%) Project Management
6 6 (7.50%) Data Migration
6 6 (7.50%) ETL
6 6 (7.50%) RAD
6 6 (7.50%) Migration
7 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.00%) User Stories
7 4 (5.00%) Load Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.00%) TDD
7 4 (5.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Web Development
7 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.00%) OOD
8 3 (3.75%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) Java
2 26 (32.50%) SQL
3 12 (15.00%) RPG
3 12 (15.00%) RPG IV
4 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.50%) RPG/400
6 1 (1.25%) C
6 1 (1.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (51.25%) Degree
2 14 (17.50%) ISEB
3 13 (16.25%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.75%) CISSP
5 3 (3.75%) APMP
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.25%) MCSE
6 1 (1.25%) MCSA
6 1 (1.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.50%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Guidewire
1 10 (12.50%) IBM
2 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) VMware
4 2 (2.50%) T-Plan
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
4 2 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (1.25%) Teradata
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