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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 156 187 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.71% 28.21% 16.33%
As % of the General category 49.21% 64.71% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 135 170 52
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,129 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £54,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
317 289 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.14% 43.59% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 236 251 138
Average salary £37,500 £39,550 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.18% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,097 £29,129 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £52,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 5 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 94 (27.09%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (23.63%) SQL
3 53 (15.27%) Advertising
4 51 (14.70%) SDLC
5 46 (13.26%) Microsoft
6 43 (12.39%) ISEB
6 43 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (10.66%) Degree
8 36 (10.37%) SOAP
9 34 (9.80%) SQL Server
10 33 (9.51%) Telecoms
10 33 (9.51%) Scrum
11 31 (8.93%) Waterfall
12 30 (8.65%) .NET
12 30 (8.65%) Project Management
13 29 (8.36%) C#
13 29 (8.36%) Java
14 28 (8.07%) RPG
14 28 (8.07%) PRINCE2
15 27 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (7.49%) Oracle
17 25 (7.20%) Windows
18 24 (6.92%) Firewall
18 24 (6.92%) AS400
19 23 (6.63%) Banking
19 23 (6.63%) Web Services
19 23 (6.63%) HTML
19 23 (6.63%) Coaching
20 21 (6.05%) Business Analysis
20 21 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (2.59%) SAS
2 6 (1.73%) IIS
2 6 (1.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.73%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.86%) Node.js
5 2 (0.58%) Apache
6 1 (0.29%) CMS
6 1 (0.29%) Drupal
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.17%) MS Project
3 7 (2.02%) MS Office
4 4 (1.15%) SPSS
5 3 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.86%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Dropbox
2 1 (0.29%) GitHub
2 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.92%) Firewall
2 17 (4.90%) LAN
2 17 (4.90%) WAN
3 14 (4.03%) DNS
3 14 (4.03%) VPN
4 13 (3.75%) DHCP
4 13 (3.75%) Wireless
5 6 (1.73%) IP Telephony
5 6 (1.73%) SAN
5 6 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.15%) MPLS
7 4 (1.15%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.58%) Internet
8 2 (0.58%) VoIP
9 1 (0.29%) BGP
9 1 (0.29%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.29%) HTTP
9 1 (0.29%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.59%) MongoDB
3 8 (2.31%) MySQL
4 6 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.15%) DB2
6 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.15%) QlikView
6 4 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.15%) Spotfire
6 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (5.19%) SoapUI
2 14 (4.03%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.46%) Selenium
3 12 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.59%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.15%) ClearQuest
5 4 (1.15%) JMeter
6 3 (0.86%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.86%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.86%) Maven
6 3 (0.86%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (0.86%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.58%) Hudson
7 2 (0.58%) JUnit
7 2 (0.58%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.58%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.58%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 53 (15.27%) Advertising
2 33 (9.51%) Telecoms
3 23 (6.63%) Banking
4 12 (3.46%) Law
5 9 (2.59%) Marketing
6 8 (2.31%) Czech Language
6 8 (2.31%) German Language
6 8 (2.31%) Legal
6 8 (2.31%) Retail
7 7 (2.02%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.73%) Back Office
8 6 (1.73%) Electronics
8 6 (1.73%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.44%) Games
10 3 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (27.95%) Analyst
2 76 (21.90%) Developer
3 55 (15.85%) Test Analyst
4 29 (8.36%) Project Manager
5 24 (6.92%) .NET Developer
5 24 (6.92%) Business Analyst
6 23 (6.63%) Administrator
7 22 (6.34%) AS400 Developer
8 21 (6.05%) Network Engineer
9 20 (5.76%) Senior Analyst
10 19 (5.48%) Architect
11 15 (4.32%) C# Developer
11 15 (4.32%) Systems Administrator
12 14 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (4.03%) RPG Developer
12 14 (4.03%) Senior Developer
12 14 (4.03%) Senior Test Analyst
13 13 (3.75%) Consultant
14 12 (3.46%) LAN Engineer
14 12 (3.46%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.37%) SOAP
2 30 (8.65%) .NET
3 23 (6.63%) HTML
3 23 (6.63%) Web Services
4 21 (6.05%) CSS
5 17 (4.90%) XML
6 16 (4.61%) AngularJS
6 16 (4.61%) ASP.NET
7 15 (4.32%) Spring
8 12 (3.46%) WCF
9 10 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (2.88%) CSS3
9 10 (2.88%) HTML5
10 9 (2.59%) jQuery
11 7 (2.02%) REST
12 5 (1.44%) Apache Camel
12 5 (1.44%) JPA
12 5 (1.44%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (1.15%) Hibernate
14 3 (0.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.92%) AS400
3 8 (2.31%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.31%) Mainframe
4 6 (1.73%) Credit Risk
4 6 (1.73%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.44%) Driving Licence
5 5 (1.44%) Fintech
5 5 (1.44%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.44%) Statistics
6 4 (1.15%) Data Extraction
6 4 (1.15%) iSeries
6 4 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (1.15%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.86%) Social Media
8 2 (0.58%) Blog
8 2 (0.58%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.29%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.20%) Windows
2 19 (5.48%) Unix
3 18 (5.19%) Linux
4 16 (4.61%) Windows Server
5 13 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.44%) VyOS
9 3 (0.86%) pSOS
9 3 (0.86%) Solaris
10 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.29%) AIX
11 1 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (27.09%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (14.70%) SDLC
3 33 (9.51%) Scrum
4 31 (8.93%) Waterfall
5 30 (8.65%) Project Management
6 28 (8.07%) PRINCE2
7 27 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (6.63%) Coaching
9 21 (6.05%) Business Analysis
9 21 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (5.76%) ITIL
11 19 (5.48%) Software Delivery
12 18 (5.19%) Test Scripting
13 17 (4.90%) Non-Functional Testing
13 17 (4.90%) Performance Management
13 17 (4.90%) Software Testing
14 16 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (4.03%) MVC
16 13 (3.75%) ERP
17 12 (3.46%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (23.63%) SQL
2 29 (8.36%) C#
2 29 (8.36%) Java
3 28 (8.07%) RPG
4 21 (6.05%) JavaScript
5 18 (5.19%) RPG IV
6 10 (2.88%) C++
7 7 (2.02%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.73%) R
8 6 (1.73%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.15%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.15%) RPG/400
10 3 (0.86%) Korn
10 3 (0.86%) VB
11 2 (0.58%) PHP
11 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.29%) COBOL
12 1 (0.29%) Perl
12 1 (0.29%) Python
12 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (12.39%) ISEB
2 37 (10.66%) Degree
3 13 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (3.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (2.59%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.31%) CCNP
5 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.44%) CCNA
7 5 (1.44%) CCSA
7 5 (1.44%) CCSE
8 4 (1.15%) HND
8 4 (1.15%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.86%) CISM
9 3 (0.86%) CISSP
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.86%) OSCP
9 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.58%) CBAP
10 2 (0.58%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.90%) QA
1 17 (4.90%) SLA
2 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) COBIT
3 1 (0.29%) COSO
System Software
1 19 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.03%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.73%) vSphere
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (13.26%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.49%) Oracle
3 19 (5.48%) VMware
4 18 (5.19%) Cisco
5 11 (3.17%) SAP
6 9 (2.59%) IBM
6 9 (2.59%) Juniper
7 6 (1.73%) Avaya
7 6 (1.73%) F5
7 6 (1.73%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.44%) Brocade
8 5 (1.44%) CA
8 5 (1.44%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.44%) SolarWinds
8 5 (1.44%) Unisys
8 5 (1.44%) Vyatta
9 4 (1.15%) Tableau
10 3 (0.86%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.86%) Informatica
11 1 (0.29%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Langley James
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 27 days a/l
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Oho Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £37500.00 per annum + Bonuses and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff with some Remote Working
TRG
Salary: 50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago