The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 18 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 61 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.98% 7.41% 5.32%
As % of the General category 23.74% 17.74% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 21
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -14.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,783 £34,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -5.10%
General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
257 248 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.06% 41.75% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 199 217 164
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Banking
South Wales

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 April 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 66 (71.74%) Telecoms
2 62 (67.39%) Degree
3 60 (65.22%) Unit Testing
4 54 (58.70%) SQL
5 39 (42.39%) Java
6 36 (39.13%) RPG
6 36 (39.13%) RPG IV
7 35 (38.04%) Web Services
8 33 (35.87%) J2EE
9 29 (31.52%) XML
10 26 (28.26%) Hibernate
11 24 (26.09%) DB2
11 24 (26.09%) HTML
11 24 (26.09%) INSURE/90
12 22 (23.91%) Relational Database
13 20 (21.74%) JSP
14 19 (20.65%) RDBMS
15 17 (18.48%) Finance
16 16 (17.39%) Spring
17 15 (16.30%) Struts
18 14 (15.22%) MVC
18 14 (15.22%) Mobile Banking
19 12 (13.04%) Guidewire
19 12 (13.04%) RPG/400
19 12 (13.04%) Rational Application Developer
19 12 (13.04%) Data Migration
19 12 (13.04%) WebSphere
19 12 (13.04%) Billing
19 12 (13.04%) Scrum
19 12 (13.04%) Migration

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 12 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (13.04%) Tomcat
1 12 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.26%) SAS
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS Project
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (26.09%) INSURE/90
2 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) DHCP
1 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.09%) DB2
2 22 (23.91%) Relational Database
3 19 (20.65%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Eclipse
1 12 (13.04%) Rational Application Developer
2 11 (11.96%) Maven
3 7 (7.61%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.52%) Gerrit
4 6 (6.52%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.43%) JUnit
6 4 (4.35%) Ant
6 4 (4.35%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.09%) JBehave
7 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.09%) Hudson
7 1 (1.09%) JIRA
7 1 (1.09%) Selenium
General
1 66 (71.74%) Telecoms
2 17 (18.48%) Finance
3 12 (13.04%) Billing
4 4 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (71.74%) Analyst
2 41 (44.57%) Senior Analyst
3 20 (21.74%) Analyst Programmer
3 20 (21.74%) Programmer
3 20 (21.74%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 20 (21.74%) Senior Programmer
4 6 (6.52%) Developer
5 4 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 4 (4.35%) Android Developer
6 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Specialist
6 3 (3.26%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (3.26%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.26%) Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.17%) Software Architect
7 2 (2.17%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.17%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (2.17%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (1.09%) Interaction Designer
8 1 (1.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.04%) Web Services
2 33 (35.87%) J2EE
3 29 (31.52%) XML
4 26 (28.26%) Hibernate
5 24 (26.09%) HTML
6 20 (21.74%) JSP
7 16 (17.39%) Spring
8 15 (16.30%) Struts
9 12 (13.04%) SOAP
9 12 (13.04%) CSS
10 8 (8.70%) EJB
10 8 (8.70%) REST
11 7 (7.61%) EJB 3.0
11 7 (7.61%) Servlets
12 4 (4.35%) JSON
13 3 (3.26%) Java EE
14 2 (2.17%) Spring Web Flow
14 2 (2.17%) JPA
15 1 (1.09%) FIX Protocol
15 1 (1.09%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.09%) AS400
4 1 (1.09%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Android
2 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (65.22%) Unit Testing
2 14 (15.22%) MVC
3 12 (13.04%) Migration
3 12 (13.04%) Scrum
3 12 (13.04%) OO
3 12 (13.04%) RAD
3 12 (13.04%) ETL
3 12 (13.04%) Project Management
3 12 (13.04%) Data Migration
4 10 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.70%) TDD
5 8 (8.70%) UML
6 7 (7.61%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (7.61%) Software Architecture
7 4 (4.35%) User Stories
7 4 (4.35%) Use Case
7 4 (4.35%) Android Development
7 4 (4.35%) OOP
8 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.70%) SQL
2 39 (42.39%) Java
3 36 (39.13%) RPG
3 36 (39.13%) RPG IV
4 12 (13.04%) RPG/400
5 3 (3.26%) VBA
6 1 (1.09%) XQuery
6 1 (1.09%) XPath
6 1 (1.09%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 62 (67.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (13.04%) IBM
1 12 (13.04%) Guidewire
2 11 (11.96%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft