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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 195 55 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.34% 13.89% 27.01%
As % of the General category 65.00% 37.41% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 186 40 114
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £24,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,400 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
300 147 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.60% 37.12% 52.25%
Number of salaries quoted 266 120 215
Average salary £40,000 £40,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.91% +16.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 March 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 95 (28.19%) SQL
2 89 (26.41%) Microsoft
3 72 (21.36%) SQL Server
4 62 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (15.43%) Banking
6 51 (15.13%) Project Management
7 50 (14.84%) Degree
8 48 (14.24%) Windows
9 45 (13.35%) AS400
10 43 (12.76%) Java
11 41 (12.17%) Advertising
12 40 (11.87%) MS Excel
12 40 (11.87%) Business Intelligence
13 39 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
14 38 (11.28%) ETL
15 36 (10.68%) T-SQL
16 35 (10.39%) VMware
16 35 (10.39%) Retail
16 35 (10.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 33 (9.79%) Continuous Improvement
17 33 (9.79%) Data Warehouse
18 31 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
19 29 (8.61%) WebSphere
20 28 (8.31%) IBM
21 27 (8.01%) Business Analysis
21 27 (8.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 26 (7.72%) HTTP
22 26 (7.72%) Linux
23 24 (7.12%) .NET
24 23 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 29 (8.61%) WebSphere
2 15 (4.45%) IBM HTTP Server
3 13 (3.86%) SAS
4 5 (1.48%) Apache
4 5 (1.48%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.48%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.19%) IIS
5 4 (1.19%) IBM Notes
5 4 (1.19%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.89%) Confluence
7 2 (0.59%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.59%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.30%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (11.87%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.45%) MS Project
3 14 (4.15%) MS Office
4 4 (1.19%) EViews
4 4 (1.19%) SPSS
4 4 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Staffware
1 5 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.30%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.34%) SaaS
2 4 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.59%) GitHub
5 1 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.72%) HTTP
2 18 (5.34%) Firewall
3 11 (3.26%) DNS
4 8 (2.37%) DHCP
4 8 (2.37%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.48%) SSL
5 5 (1.48%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (1.48%) Network Security
6 4 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.19%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.19%) VPN
6 4 (1.19%) WAN
6 4 (1.19%) LAN
7 3 (0.89%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.89%) VPLS
7 3 (0.89%) VLAN
7 3 (0.89%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.59%) SAN
8 2 (0.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (21.36%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (9.79%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (8.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (6.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (6.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (4.75%) OLTP
9 14 (4.15%) DTS
10 11 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.37%) Relational Database
12 7 (2.08%) Data Mining
12 7 (2.08%) OLAP
13 5 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.48%) Big Data
14 4 (1.19%) Base SAS
14 4 (1.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 4 (1.19%) SAS Data Integration Studio
14 4 (1.19%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (2.67%) Visual Studio
1 9 (2.67%) Selenium
2 4 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.89%) JUnit
3 3 (0.89%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.89%) JMeter
3 3 (0.89%) JIRA
3 3 (0.89%) Subversion
3 3 (0.89%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.59%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.30%) Toad
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (15.43%) Banking
2 41 (12.17%) Advertising
3 35 (10.39%) Retail
4 17 (5.04%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.67%) Welsh Language
6 7 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.78%) Legal
7 6 (1.78%) Automotive
8 5 (1.48%) Electronics
9 4 (1.19%) Marketing
9 4 (1.19%) Law
10 3 (0.89%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
12 1 (0.30%) French Language
12 1 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 105 (31.16%) Analyst
2 47 (13.95%) Developer
3 36 (10.68%) Business Analyst
4 24 (7.12%) Project Manager
4 24 (7.12%) Test Analyst
4 24 (7.12%) Administrator
5 20 (5.93%) Software Manager
6 18 (5.34%) Delivery Manager
6 18 (5.34%) DBA
7 16 (4.75%) SQL Developer
8 15 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (4.15%) 3rd Line Support
9 14 (4.15%) Java Developer
9 14 (4.15%) Team Leader
9 14 (4.15%) Development Team Leader
9 14 (4.15%) SQL DBA
10 12 (3.56%) Consultant
10 12 (3.56%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (3.26%) Development Manager
11 11 (3.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.12%) .NET
2 17 (5.04%) XML
3 15 (4.45%) Web Services
4 14 (4.15%) Spring
5 11 (3.26%) HTML
6 10 (2.97%) Hibernate
6 10 (2.97%) SOAP
7 9 (2.67%) Java EE
8 8 (2.37%) REST
8 8 (2.37%) J2EE
9 6 (1.78%) jQuery
9 6 (1.78%) CSS
10 5 (1.48%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.48%) LINQ
10 5 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (1.48%) LINQ to SQL
11 4 (1.19%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.19%) WinForms
12 3 (0.89%) JSON
12 3 (0.89%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 45 (13.35%) AS400
2 23 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.34%) iSeries
4 6 (1.78%) Performance Metrics
4 6 (1.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.48%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.19%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.19%) Economics
6 4 (1.19%) Credit Risk
7 3 (0.89%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.89%) Statistics
7 3 (0.89%) User Experience
7 3 (0.89%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.89%) Open Source
8 2 (0.59%) GIS
8 2 (0.59%) Clustering
9 1 (0.30%) DTV
9 1 (0.30%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.24%) Windows
2 26 (7.72%) Linux
3 23 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (4.75%) OS/400
5 13 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (3.26%) UNIX
7 9 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.08%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.48%) CentOS
10 4 (1.19%) Debian
10 4 (1.19%) Solaris
10 4 (1.19%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (15.13%) Project Management
3 40 (11.87%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (11.28%) ETL
6 33 (9.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 27 (8.01%) Business Analysis
8 20 (5.93%) Scrum
9 18 (5.34%) Mentoring
10 17 (5.04%) Kimball Methodology
10 17 (5.04%) CRM
11 15 (4.45%) PRINCE2
11 15 (4.45%) Change Management
11 15 (4.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (4.15%) ITIL
13 13 (3.86%) Service Management
14 12 (3.56%) Waterfall
14 12 (3.56%) Validation
14 12 (3.56%) Configuration Management
15 11 (3.26%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 95 (28.19%) SQL
2 43 (12.76%) Java
3 36 (10.68%) T-SQL
4 18 (5.34%) RPG
5 16 (4.75%) C++
6 15 (4.45%) JavaScript
7 12 (3.56%) RPG IV
8 10 (2.97%) Perl
9 8 (2.37%) Python
10 7 (2.08%) PHP
10 7 (2.08%) C#
11 6 (1.78%) C
11 6 (1.78%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.19%) R
12 4 (1.19%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.19%) VB
13 3 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.59%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.59%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (14.84%) Degree
2 21 (6.23%) ISEB
3 16 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (4.15%) VCP4
6 13 (3.86%) VCP5
7 10 (2.97%) MCDBA
8 9 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (2.67%) ISTQB
9 7 (2.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 6 (1.78%) Security Cleared
10 6 (1.78%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.78%) MCSE
11 5 (1.48%) CCNA
11 5 (1.48%) PMP
11 5 (1.48%) PMI Certification
12 4 (1.19%) CCSE
12 4 (1.19%) JNCIS
12 4 (1.19%) CCSA
12 4 (1.19%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.45%) QA
2 12 (3.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.30%) Basel II
System Software
1 22 (6.53%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.89%) Nmap
4 2 (0.59%) vSphere
5 1 (0.30%) KVM
5 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (1.19%) Nessus
2 3 (0.89%) Nagios
3 2 (0.59%) Puppet
3 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.30%) yum
Vendors
1 89 (26.41%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.39%) VMware
3 28 (8.31%) IBM
4 21 (6.23%) Oracle
5 16 (4.75%) Cognos
6 9 (2.67%) Cisco
7 6 (1.78%) SAP
8 5 (1.48%) Apple
8 5 (1.48%) BEA
9 4 (1.19%) F5
9 4 (1.19%) Blue Coat
9 4 (1.19%) SonicWALL
9 4 (1.19%) Juniper
9 4 (1.19%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.19%) Nokia
9 4 (1.19%) Lotus
10 3 (0.89%) Sage
10 3 (0.89%) Google
10 3 (0.89%) Casewise
10 3 (0.89%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
People Source
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £51000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago