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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 206 85 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.60% 14.71% 20.37%
As % of the General category 66.67% 35.27% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 195 70 109
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,750 £47,600
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
309 241 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.39% 41.70% 42.40%
Number of salaries quoted 265 189 217
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,689 £28,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 101 (25.77%) Microsoft
2 96 (24.49%) SQL
3 80 (20.41%) SQL Server
4 72 (18.37%) Banking
5 64 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (15.05%) Project Management
7 54 (13.78%) Degree
8 50 (12.76%) AS400
9 48 (12.24%) MS Excel
10 47 (11.99%) Windows
11 46 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 43 (10.97%) Business Analysis
12 43 (10.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 42 (10.71%) ETL
13 42 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (9.95%) Continuous Improvement
15 37 (9.44%) SQL Server 2008
15 37 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 37 (9.44%) T-SQL
16 36 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
16 36 (9.18%) VMware
17 35 (8.93%) Retail
18 33 (8.42%) Advertising
19 32 (8.16%) Linux
19 32 (8.16%) Java
20 31 (7.91%) IBM
20 31 (7.91%) WebSphere
21 30 (7.65%) HTTP
21 30 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
22 28 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (7.91%) WebSphere
2 18 (4.59%) IBM HTTP Server
3 10 (2.55%) SAS
4 5 (1.28%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.77%) IIS
5 3 (0.77%) Apache
5 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.77%) Confluence
6 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.51%) Node.js
6 2 (0.51%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.51%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 48 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.10%) MS Office
3 15 (3.83%) MS Project
4 4 (1.02%) EViews
4 4 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.02%) SPSS
5 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (1.28%) Staffware
2 2 (0.51%) Sage ERP X3
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.26%) INSURE/90
3 1 (0.26%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.34%) SaaS
2 5 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.26%) GitHub
4 1 (0.26%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.65%) HTTP
2 20 (5.10%) Firewall
3 11 (2.81%) Internet
4 10 (2.55%) DNS
5 9 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.30%) DHCP
6 5 (1.28%) SSL
6 5 (1.28%) VLAN
6 5 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (1.02%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (1.02%) Network Security
7 4 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.77%) tcpdump
8 3 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.77%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.51%) SAN
9 2 (0.51%) VPN
9 2 (0.51%) LAN
9 2 (0.51%) WAN
10 1 (0.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 43 (10.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (9.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (5.61%) OLTP
7 20 (5.10%) DTS
8 11 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.79%) Big Data
10 6 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.53%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.53%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.02%) MS Access
11 4 (1.02%) OLAP
12 3 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.77%) DB2
12 3 (0.77%) Cognos Report Studio
12 3 (0.77%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 9 (2.30%) Selenium
2 6 (1.53%) JUnit
2 6 (1.53%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.02%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.02%) JMeter
3 4 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.02%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.77%) JIRA
4 3 (0.77%) Subversion
5 2 (0.51%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.26%) Hudson
6 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.26%) Maven
6 1 (0.26%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.26%) Toad
General
1 72 (18.37%) Banking
2 35 (8.93%) Retail
3 33 (8.42%) Advertising
4 22 (5.61%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.06%) Welsh Language
6 11 (2.81%) Automotive
7 10 (2.55%) Back Office
7 10 (2.55%) Legal
8 7 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.53%) Marketing
9 6 (1.53%) Law
10 5 (1.28%) Electronics
11 3 (0.77%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.26%) French Language
12 1 (0.26%) German Language
12 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 120 (30.61%) Analyst
2 53 (13.52%) Business Analyst
3 50 (12.76%) Developer
4 34 (8.67%) Project Manager
5 30 (7.65%) Administrator
6 25 (6.38%) DBA
7 24 (6.12%) Architect
8 21 (5.36%) SQL DBA
9 19 (4.85%) Test Analyst
10 17 (4.34%) 3rd Line Support
11 16 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (4.08%) SQL Developer
11 16 (4.08%) Software Manager
12 15 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.32%) Consultant
13 13 (3.32%) Senior Test Analyst
13 13 (3.32%) Java Developer
14 12 (3.06%) Development Manager
14 12 (3.06%) Programmer
14 12 (3.06%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.61%) .NET
2 19 (4.85%) Web Services
3 13 (3.32%) XML
3 13 (3.32%) Spring
4 12 (3.06%) SOAP
5 11 (2.81%) Java EE
6 10 (2.55%) HTML
6 10 (2.55%) CSS
7 9 (2.30%) Hibernate
8 8 (2.04%) J2EE
8 8 (2.04%) HTML5
9 7 (1.79%) Sass
9 7 (1.79%) LESS
10 6 (1.53%) REST
11 5 (1.28%) PCRE
12 4 (1.02%) AngularJS
12 4 (1.02%) ASP.NET
12 4 (1.02%) WinForms
12 4 (1.02%) .NET Framework
13 3 (0.77%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.76%) AS400
2 30 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.87%) iSeries
4 8 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.04%) User Experience
4 8 (2.04%) Fixed Income
5 7 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.28%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.28%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.02%) Economics
7 4 (1.02%) PMI
8 3 (0.77%) Clustering
8 3 (0.77%) Statistics
8 3 (0.77%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.77%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.77%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.26%) BYOD
9 1 (0.26%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.99%) Windows
2 32 (8.16%) Linux
3 27 (6.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (4.85%) OS/400
5 16 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (3.83%) UNIX
7 10 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.79%) CentOS
9 5 (1.28%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.02%) Debian
11 3 (0.77%) AIX
11 3 (0.77%) Solaris
12 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (15.05%) Project Management
3 46 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (10.97%) Business Analysis
5 42 (10.71%) ETL
5 42 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 39 (9.95%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (6.63%) PRINCE2
8 25 (6.38%) Change Management
9 22 (5.61%) CRM
9 22 (5.61%) Migration
10 19 (4.85%) ITIL
10 19 (4.85%) Kimball Methodology
10 19 (4.85%) Mentoring
11 18 (4.59%) Scrum
12 17 (4.34%) Business Transformation
13 16 (4.08%) PRINCE
14 14 (3.57%) Six Sigma
14 14 (3.57%) Service Management
14 14 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 96 (24.49%) SQL
2 37 (9.44%) T-SQL
3 32 (8.16%) Java
4 19 (4.85%) RPG
5 18 (4.59%) JavaScript
6 16 (4.08%) RPG IV
7 12 (3.06%) Perl
8 10 (2.55%) C++
8 10 (2.55%) Python
9 7 (1.79%) C#
10 6 (1.53%) C
11 5 (1.28%) PHP
12 4 (1.02%) VB
12 4 (1.02%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.02%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.02%) R
13 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.77%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.77%) COBOL
14 2 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (13.78%) Degree
2 27 (6.89%) ISEB
3 18 (4.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (4.08%) VCP5
5 12 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (2.81%) PMI Certification
7 10 (2.55%) MCDBA
7 10 (2.55%) ISTQB
8 9 (2.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 8 (2.04%) APMP
9 8 (2.04%) PMP
10 6 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (1.02%) JNCIS
11 4 (1.02%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (1.02%) CCNP
11 4 (1.02%) CCSA
11 4 (1.02%) CCSE
11 4 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.77%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.08%) QA
2 15 (3.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) Basel II
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) COBIT
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.77%) iptables
4 1 (0.26%) XenServer
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (0.77%) Nagios
1 3 (0.77%) Nessus
1 3 (0.77%) Nmap
1 3 (0.77%) Puppet
2 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.26%) yum
Vendors
1 101 (25.77%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.18%) VMware
3 31 (7.91%) IBM
4 21 (5.36%) Oracle
5 20 (5.10%) Cognos
6 8 (2.04%) Cisco
7 5 (1.28%) SAP
7 5 (1.28%) BEA
7 5 (1.28%) Apple
8 4 (1.02%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.02%) Nokia
8 4 (1.02%) Juniper
8 4 (1.02%) Blue Coat
8 4 (1.02%) SonicWALL
8 4 (1.02%) F5
8 4 (1.02%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.77%) Casewise
9 3 (0.77%) Sage
9 3 (0.77%) Unisys
10 2 (0.51%) Business Objects
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Candidate Source
Salary: £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + bonus
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Coal IT Services
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Bank of England
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Bank of England
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £50,000 per annum
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networx
Salary: £45,000 per annum
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per week
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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