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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 165 224 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.35% 33.38% 15.77%
As % of the General category 56.51% 67.88% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 150 209 76
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £29,826 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £55,000 £58,750
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
292 330 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.85% 49.18% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 230 279 192
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 April 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 106 (33.97%) SQL
2 88 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (16.35%) Advertising
4 47 (15.06%) Degree
5 43 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (13.46%) ISEB
7 41 (13.14%) SDLC
8 36 (11.54%) RPG
8 36 (11.54%) SQL Server
9 32 (10.26%) AS400
10 31 (9.94%) RPG IV
11 29 (9.29%) Oracle
11 29 (9.29%) SOAP
11 29 (9.29%) C#
12 28 (8.97%) XML
13 27 (8.65%) HTML
13 27 (8.65%) SoapUI
14 26 (8.33%) Migration
15 25 (8.01%) PRINCE2
15 25 (8.01%) Microsoft
16 24 (7.69%) Project Management
16 24 (7.69%) Test Scripting
17 23 (7.37%) Linux
17 23 (7.37%) .NET
18 22 (7.05%) JavaScript
18 22 (7.05%) CSS
18 22 (7.05%) Business Analysis
18 22 (7.05%) Waterfall
19 21 (6.73%) ITIL
20 20 (6.41%) Telecoms

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 7 (2.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.60%) SAS
3 4 (1.28%) CMS
3 4 (1.28%) IIS
3 4 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.28%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (0.96%) Apache
4 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (4.49%) MS Office
2 8 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.92%) MS Project
4 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.64%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.77%) Firewall
2 7 (2.24%) DHCP
2 7 (2.24%) DNS
2 7 (2.24%) LAN
2 7 (2.24%) SAN
2 7 (2.24%) WAN
3 6 (1.92%) IP Telephony
3 6 (1.92%) VPN
3 6 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.17%) MySQL
3 12 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.88%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.24%) DB2
6 7 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.92%) SQLPlus
8 5 (1.60%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.28%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.28%) SQLite
10 3 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (8.65%) SoapUI
2 5 (1.60%) ClearQuest
3 4 (1.28%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.28%) Selenium
3 4 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.96%) PowerBuilder
4 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.64%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.64%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.64%) JUnit
6 1 (0.32%) Appium
6 1 (0.32%) Calabash
6 1 (0.32%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.32%) JIRA
6 1 (0.32%) JMeter
6 1 (0.32%) Robotium
General
1 51 (16.35%) Advertising
2 20 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.49%) Banking
4 13 (4.17%) Legal
5 10 (3.21%) Law
6 8 (2.56%) Czech Language
6 8 (2.56%) German Language
7 7 (2.24%) Games
7 7 (2.24%) Marketing
7 7 (2.24%) Retail
8 6 (1.92%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.60%) Electronics
10 4 (1.28%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (30.45%) Developer
2 88 (28.21%) Analyst
3 46 (14.74%) Test Analyst
4 30 (9.62%) AS400 Developer
5 29 (9.29%) RPG Developer
6 24 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 24 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 21 (6.73%) Senior Developer
8 18 (5.77%) .NET Developer
8 18 (5.77%) C++ Developer
8 18 (5.77%) Software Developer
9 16 (5.13%) SQL Analyst
10 15 (4.81%) Consultant
11 14 (4.49%) Administrator
12 13 (4.17%) Data Engineer
12 13 (4.17%) Data Migration Engineer
12 13 (4.17%) Junior
12 13 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
13 10 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (3.21%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.29%) SOAP
2 28 (8.97%) XML
3 27 (8.65%) HTML
4 23 (7.37%) .NET
5 22 (7.05%) CSS
6 15 (4.81%) ASP.NET
7 10 (3.21%) Web Services
8 9 (2.88%) Ajax
9 8 (2.56%) jQuery
10 7 (2.24%) HTML5
11 6 (1.92%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 6 (1.92%) STL
11 6 (1.92%) WCF
12 5 (1.60%) Hibernate
12 5 (1.60%) Spring
13 4 (1.28%) JSF
13 4 (1.28%) JSP
13 4 (1.28%) RichFaces
13 4 (1.28%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (10.26%) AS400
3 14 (4.49%) Fintech
4 9 (2.88%) Mobile Payment
5 6 (1.92%) iSeries
6 5 (1.60%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.60%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.60%) Statistics
7 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.96%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.64%) Blog
8 2 (0.64%) CMDB
8 2 (0.64%) Copywriting
8 2 (0.64%) Social Media
9 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.32%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.37%) Linux
2 18 (5.77%) Unix
3 15 (4.81%) Windows
4 8 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.24%) Solaris
5 7 (2.24%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.60%) VyOS
7 3 (0.96%) pSOS
8 2 (0.64%) Android
8 2 (0.64%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.32%) AIX
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (13.14%) SDLC
3 26 (8.33%) Migration
4 25 (8.01%) PRINCE2
5 24 (7.69%) Project Management
5 24 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 22 (7.05%) Business Analysis
6 22 (7.05%) Waterfall
7 21 (6.73%) ITIL
8 20 (6.41%) Scrum
9 19 (6.09%) Coaching
10 18 (5.77%) Software Delivery
11 15 (4.81%) CRM
11 15 (4.81%) Data Analysis
11 15 (4.81%) High Availability
11 15 (4.81%) MVC
11 15 (4.81%) Software Engineering
11 15 (4.81%) Test Strategy
12 14 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (4.49%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (33.97%) SQL
2 36 (11.54%) RPG
3 31 (9.94%) RPG IV
4 29 (9.29%) C#
5 22 (7.05%) JavaScript
6 19 (6.09%) C++
7 17 (5.45%) Java
8 13 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.53%) PHP
9 11 (3.53%) Python
10 7 (2.24%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.92%) RPG/400
11 6 (1.92%) VB
11 6 (1.92%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.60%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.60%) Korn
12 5 (1.60%) R
13 4 (1.28%) C
13 4 (1.28%) Delphi
14 3 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (15.06%) Degree
2 42 (13.46%) ISEB
3 20 (6.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (4.17%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.88%) CBAP
5 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.92%) IIBA
7 5 (1.60%) CCNA
7 5 (1.60%) CCSA
7 5 (1.60%) CCSE
7 5 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.28%) HND
9 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.32%) CISA
10 1 (0.32%) MCSE
10 1 (0.32%) OSCP
10 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.85%) QA
1 12 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (3.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.92%) vSphere
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.32%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (3.21%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.32%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 29 (9.29%) Oracle
2 25 (8.01%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.17%) VMware
4 11 (3.53%) Cisco
5 7 (2.24%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.92%) Avaya
6 6 (1.92%) Remedy
6 6 (1.92%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.60%) Brocade
7 5 (1.60%) CA
7 5 (1.60%) CheckPoint
7 5 (1.60%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (1.60%) F5
7 5 (1.60%) IBM
7 5 (1.60%) Informatica
7 5 (1.60%) Juniper
7 5 (1.60%) SolarWinds
7 5 (1.60%) Vyatta
8 4 (1.28%) Adobe
8 4 (1.28%) Sybase
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