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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 13 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Banking 67 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.28% 7.67% 6.73%
As % of the General category 23.43% 17.71% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 43 30 14
Average salary £32,500 £43,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.41% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,303 £35,783 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £55,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -
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
286 175 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.87% 43.32% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 250 151 189
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +17.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £30,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 23 January 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 47 (48.96%) Finance
2 35 (36.46%) Retail
3 33 (34.38%) Degree
4 32 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 30 (31.25%) SQL
6 24 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 22 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (21.88%) Change Management
9 20 (20.83%) Project Management
10 19 (19.79%) QA
11 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (17.71%) SQL Server
12 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 16 (16.67%) ETL
13 15 (15.63%) XML
13 15 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (14.58%) T-SQL
14 14 (14.58%) J2EE
14 14 (14.58%) Java
14 14 (14.58%) OLTP
14 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (14.58%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (13.54%) Hibernate
16 12 (12.50%) Clustering
17 11 (11.46%) OOD
17 11 (11.46%) Cognos
17 11 (11.46%) ISEB
17 11 (11.46%) HTML
17 11 (11.46%) Mentoring

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (4.17%) SAS
2 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.04%) IIS
2 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Project
2 3 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) SPSS
4 1 (1.04%) EViews
Business Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) DHCP
1 2 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (14.58%) OLTP
3 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (14.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (10.42%) DTS
4 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (5.21%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.08%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.08%) DB2
9 1 (1.04%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.04%) DataStage
9 1 (1.04%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.04%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.04%) Toad
2 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.04%) WATIR
2 1 (1.04%) Selenium
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 47 (48.96%) Finance
2 35 (36.46%) Retail
3 32 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.17%) Retail Banking
4 4 (4.17%) Billing
4 4 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
5 1 (1.04%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 41 (42.71%) Analyst
2 29 (30.21%) Senior Analyst
3 22 (22.92%) Developer
4 19 (19.79%) Analyst Programmer
4 19 (19.79%) Programmer
4 19 (19.79%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 19 (19.79%) Senior Programmer
5 17 (17.71%) Developer Analyst
5 17 (17.71%) Senior Developer
6 12 (12.50%) Business Analyst
7 10 (10.42%) DBA
8 9 (9.38%) Java Developer
9 7 (7.29%) Test Analyst
9 7 (7.29%) Architect
10 6 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (6.25%) Business Architect
11 5 (5.21%) Microstrategy Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (5.21%) Test Leader
12 4 (4.17%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.63%) XML
2 14 (14.58%) J2EE
3 13 (13.54%) Hibernate
4 11 (11.46%) HTML
5 9 (9.38%) Spring
6 8 (8.33%) Struts
7 7 (7.29%) HTML5
8 5 (5.21%) Web Services
8 5 (5.21%) REST
8 5 (5.21%) JSON
9 4 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (4.17%) LINQ to SQL
9 4 (4.17%) LINQ
9 4 (4.17%) Spring MVC
9 4 (4.17%) Servlets
9 4 (4.17%) DOM
9 4 (4.17%) XSLT
10 3 (3.13%) .NET
11 1 (1.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Clustering
2 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.21%) Open Source
4 3 (3.13%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.08%) Statistics
5 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.08%) Economics
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) AS400
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
1 2 (2.08%) Windows
1 2 (2.08%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 22 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (21.88%) Change Management
4 20 (20.83%) Project Management
5 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (16.67%) ETL
7 11 (11.46%) OOD
7 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
8 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.38%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.29%) OO
10 7 (7.29%) Test Strategy
10 7 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.25%) Scrum
12 5 (5.21%) Validation
12 5 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (5.21%) Manual Testing
13 4 (4.17%) Data Migration
13 4 (4.17%) Wealth Management
13 4 (4.17%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.25%) SQL
2 14 (14.58%) T-SQL
2 14 (14.58%) Java
3 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.08%) C
4 2 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (1.04%) C++
5 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (34.38%) Degree
2 11 (11.46%) ISEB
3 7 (7.29%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (2.08%) APMG
6 1 (1.04%) MCSE
6 1 (1.04%) MCSA
6 1 (1.04%) MCP
6 1 (1.04%) CCA
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.04%) PMP
6 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) vSphere
2 1 (1.04%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 16 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) Cognos
3 7 (7.29%) Oracle
4 6 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (4.17%) Guidewire
6 2 (2.08%) Casewise
6 2 (2.08%) Teradata
7 1 (1.04%) VMware
7 1 (1.04%) T-Plan
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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