The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 165 101 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.74% 21.17% 24.52%
As % of the General category 62.50% 48.56% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 145 93 87
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £67,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
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
264 208 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.79% 43.61% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 221 179 186
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Finance
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Cardiff region.

Finance Salary Trend in Cardiff

Finance
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 91 (28.44%) SQL
2 71 (22.19%) Microsoft
3 55 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (15.63%) SQL Server
5 43 (13.44%) Windows
5 43 (13.44%) Banking
6 42 (13.13%) Java
6 42 (13.13%) Degree
7 39 (12.19%) VMware
8 38 (11.88%) Project Management
8 38 (11.88%) Advertising
9 34 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (10.63%) Retail
10 33 (10.31%) MS Excel
11 32 (10.00%) Linux
11 32 (10.00%) SaaS
12 29 (9.06%) T-SQL
12 29 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (8.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (7.50%) HTML
15 24 (7.50%) XML
15 24 (7.50%) ETL
15 24 (7.50%) ISEB
15 24 (7.50%) Firewall
15 24 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 23 (7.19%) Scrum
16 23 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (6.88%) JavaScript
17 22 (6.88%) .NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (5.94%) SAS
2 16 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.19%) Apache
4 6 (1.88%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (1.25%) IBM Notes
5 4 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.94%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.94%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.94%) IIS
6 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.63%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.31%) nginx
8 1 (0.31%) Confluence
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.06%) MS Project
2 13 (4.06%) MS Office
3 6 (1.88%) SPSS
4 5 (1.56%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.25%) EViews
6 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.31%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.31%) Staffware
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.00%) SaaS
2 7 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.63%) GitHub
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.50%) Firewall
2 17 (5.31%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.38%) HTTP
4 11 (3.44%) VLAN
5 10 (3.13%) tcpdump
5 10 (3.13%) DNS
6 9 (2.81%) Wireshark
7 7 (2.19%) DHCP
8 6 (1.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (1.88%) Network Security
9 5 (1.56%) VoIP
10 4 (1.25%) WAN
10 4 (1.25%) LAN
10 4 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.25%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (1.25%) VPN
11 3 (0.94%) VPLS
11 3 (0.94%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.94%) SSL
11 3 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (3.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (3.44%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.44%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.19%) OLAP
9 7 (2.19%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.88%) OLTP
11 5 (1.56%) DTS
11 5 (1.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 5 (1.56%) Base SAS
11 5 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 4 (1.25%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.25%) Big Data
12 4 (1.25%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 10 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.94%) PowerBuilder
2 3 (0.94%) JIRA
2 3 (0.94%) Selenium
3 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.63%) WebDriver
3 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.63%) JUnit
4 1 (0.31%) WATIR
4 1 (0.31%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.31%) JMeter
4 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.31%) TestDirector
General
1 43 (13.44%) Banking
2 38 (11.88%) Advertising
3 34 (10.63%) Retail
4 22 (6.88%) Welsh Language
5 13 (4.06%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.13%) Electronics
6 10 (3.13%) Legal
7 7 (2.19%) Marketing
8 4 (1.25%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.25%) Automotive
8 4 (1.25%) Law
9 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.63%) French Language
9 2 (0.63%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 110 (34.38%) Analyst
2 57 (17.81%) Developer
3 37 (11.56%) Business Analyst
4 33 (10.31%) Test Analyst
5 20 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 18 (5.63%) SQL Developer
7 17 (5.31%) Software Manager
8 16 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
8 16 (5.00%) Administrator
9 14 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (4.06%) Architect
11 12 (3.75%) Development Manager
11 12 (3.75%) Java Developer
11 12 (3.75%) Test Engineer
11 12 (3.75%) Team Leader
11 12 (3.75%) Development Team Leader
12 11 (3.44%) .NET Developer
13 10 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (3.13%) Service Manager
13 10 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.50%) HTML
1 24 (7.50%) XML
2 22 (6.88%) .NET
3 21 (6.56%) Web Services
4 13 (4.06%) CSS
5 12 (3.75%) SOAP
5 12 (3.75%) Spring
6 11 (3.44%) ASP.NET
6 11 (3.44%) jQuery
7 10 (3.13%) LINQ
7 10 (3.13%) LINQ to SQL
7 10 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (2.50%) REST
8 8 (2.50%) Hibernate
9 6 (1.88%) JSON
9 6 (1.88%) J2EE
10 5 (1.56%) HTML5
11 3 (0.94%) Java EE
11 3 (0.94%) MDX
11 3 (0.94%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.56%) AS400
1 21 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
3 7 (2.19%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.88%) Credit Risk
4 6 (1.88%) Open Source
5 5 (1.56%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.56%) iSeries
6 4 (1.25%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.25%) Fixed Income
7 3 (0.94%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.63%) GIS
8 2 (0.63%) Economics
8 2 (0.63%) Statistics
9 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.31%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 43 (13.44%) Windows
2 32 (10.00%) Linux
3 19 (5.94%) UNIX
4 14 (4.38%) CentOS
5 12 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (3.13%) Debian
7 7 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.88%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.88%) OS/400
9 5 (1.56%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.63%) Solaris
12 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (11.88%) Project Management
3 34 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (9.06%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (7.50%) ETL
6 23 (7.19%) Scrum
6 23 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 20 (6.25%) ITIL
8 19 (5.94%) Business Analysis
9 17 (5.31%) Waterfall
9 17 (5.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 16 (5.00%) Configuration Management
11 15 (4.69%) PRINCE2
12 13 (4.06%) Unit Testing
13 12 (3.75%) Test Strategy
13 12 (3.75%) Change Management
13 12 (3.75%) Incident Management
14 11 (3.44%) Time Management
15 10 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (28.44%) SQL
2 42 (13.13%) Java
3 29 (9.06%) T-SQL
4 22 (6.88%) JavaScript
5 21 (6.56%) Perl
6 17 (5.31%) C++
7 16 (5.00%) Python
8 11 (3.44%) VB.NET
9 9 (2.81%) RPG
10 6 (1.88%) C#
11 5 (1.56%) C
11 5 (1.56%) PHP
11 5 (1.56%) Ruby
12 4 (1.25%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.25%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.25%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.25%) R
13 2 (0.63%) RPG IV
13 2 (0.63%) Erlang
14 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (13.13%) Degree
2 24 (7.50%) ISEB
3 14 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.81%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.19%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.19%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.19%) MCSE
7 6 (1.88%) MCDBA
7 6 (1.88%) CCNA
7 6 (1.88%) VCP5
8 4 (1.25%) JNCIS
8 4 (1.25%) CCSA
8 4 (1.25%) CCSE
8 4 (1.25%) CCNP
9 3 (0.94%) CISSP
9 3 (0.94%) APMG
10 2 (0.63%) APMP
10 2 (0.63%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.50%) SLA
2 7 (2.19%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.31%) Basel II
System Software
1 26 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.81%) Nmap
4 4 (1.25%) XenServer
5 3 (0.94%) KVM
6 2 (0.63%) Xen
6 2 (0.63%) vSphere
6 2 (0.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (3.44%) Nessus
2 9 (2.81%) Nagios
3 7 (2.19%) Puppet
4 5 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.31%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 71 (22.19%) Microsoft
2 39 (12.19%) VMware
3 16 (5.00%) IBM
4 13 (4.06%) Cisco
5 11 (3.44%) SAP
6 10 (3.13%) Oracle
7 7 (2.19%) Google
8 6 (1.88%) Cognos
9 4 (1.25%) Juniper
9 4 (1.25%) Nokia
9 4 (1.25%) Lotus
9 4 (1.25%) SonicWALL
9 4 (1.25%) Blue Coat
9 4 (1.25%) Casewise
9 4 (1.25%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.25%) F5
10 3 (0.94%) HP
11 2 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.63%) Sage
11 2 (0.63%) T-Plan
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32500.00 - £46600.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £36,000 - £40,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £38 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Cardiff or Bristol
PWC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago