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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 12 18 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Banking 66 55 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.73% 11.16% 4.91%
As % of the General category 25.38% 25.58% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 39 53 15
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £35,783 £35,940
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £68,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +0.52%
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
260 215 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.28% 43.61% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 214 187 183
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,950 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,000 £68,000
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 18 December 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 41 (43.62%) Finance
2 36 (38.30%) Telecoms
3 35 (37.23%) Retail
3 35 (37.23%) Degree
4 27 (28.72%) SQL
5 24 (25.53%) Unit Testing
6 20 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (19.15%) QA
8 17 (18.09%) Change Management
9 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
9 16 (17.02%) Java
9 16 (17.02%) XML
10 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
10 15 (15.96%) ISEB
10 15 (15.96%) Project Management
11 14 (14.89%) Hibernate
11 14 (14.89%) ETL
11 14 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (14.89%) J2EE
12 13 (13.83%) T-SQL
12 13 (13.83%) OLTP
12 13 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (12.77%) ISTQB
13 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
13 12 (12.77%) Clustering
13 12 (12.77%) HTML
14 11 (11.70%) Cognos

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.13%) SAS
1 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS Project
3 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) SPSS
4 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.06%) EViews
Business Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) DHCP
1 2 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (13.83%) OLTP
3 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (13.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (10.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (10.64%) DTS
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.26%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.06%) DB2
9 1 (1.06%) DataStage
9 1 (1.06%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.13%) JMeter
1 2 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (1.06%) WATIR
2 1 (1.06%) Selenium
2 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (43.62%) Finance
2 36 (38.30%) Telecoms
3 35 (37.23%) Retail
4 4 (4.26%) Billing
4 4 (4.26%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (43.62%) Analyst
2 32 (34.04%) 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 19 (20.21%) Developer
5 15 (15.96%) Senior Developer
5 15 (15.96%) Developer Analyst
6 11 (11.70%) Test Analyst
7 10 (10.64%) DBA
7 10 (10.64%) Senior Test Analyst
8 8 (8.51%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Business Analyst
9 7 (7.45%) Architect
10 6 (6.38%) Business Architect
11 5 (5.32%) Microstrategy Developer
11 5 (5.32%) Test Leader
12 4 (4.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 4 (4.26%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.02%) XML
2 14 (14.89%) J2EE
2 14 (14.89%) Hibernate
3 12 (12.77%) HTML
4 10 (10.64%) Spring
5 8 (8.51%) Struts
6 7 (7.45%) Web Services
7 6 (6.38%) HTML5
8 4 (4.26%) Servlets
8 4 (4.26%) REST
8 4 (4.26%) DOM
8 4 (4.26%) XSLT
8 4 (4.26%) JSON
8 4 (4.26%) Spring MVC
9 3 (3.19%) LINQ
9 3 (3.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (3.19%) LINQ to SQL
10 2 (2.13%) Spring Web Flow
10 2 (2.13%) JPA
10 2 (2.13%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Clustering
2 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.26%) Open Source
4 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.13%) Windows
1 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
1 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) Unit Testing
2 20 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (18.09%) Change Management
4 15 (15.96%) Project Management
5 14 (14.89%) ETL
6 13 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.64%) OOD
9 9 (9.57%) Validation
9 9 (9.57%) Automation Testing
10 8 (8.51%) Test Strategy
10 8 (8.51%) Scrum
11 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (6.38%) OO
13 5 (5.32%) Business Analysis
13 5 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (4.26%) MVC
14 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (4.26%) Manual Testing
15 3 (3.19%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.72%) SQL
2 16 (17.02%) Java
3 13 (13.83%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.13%) C
5 2 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (1.06%) C++
6 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (37.23%) Degree
2 15 (15.96%) ISEB
3 12 (12.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) APMG
5 2 (2.13%) CISSP
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.06%) MCP
6 1 (1.06%) MCSE
6 1 (1.06%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.15%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Cognos
3 6 (6.38%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle
4 4 (4.26%) Guidewire
5 2 (2.13%) VMware
5 2 (2.13%) Teradata
5 2 (2.13%) Casewise
5 2 (2.13%) T-Plan
5 2 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health
Posted: 3 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32500.00 - £46600.00 per annum + Benefits
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