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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 160 91 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.88% 15.94% 14.25%
As % of the General category 69.87% 49.19% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 143 66 39
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £52,500 £55,000
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
229 185 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.61% 32.40% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 205 149 121
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £56,000
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 16 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 70 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (21.15%) SQL
3 51 (16.35%) Windows
4 48 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 43 (13.78%) SaaS
6 40 (12.82%) VMware
6 40 (12.82%) Linux
7 36 (11.54%) Project Management
7 36 (11.54%) Banking
8 35 (11.22%) ISEB
9 33 (10.58%) SQL Server
9 33 (10.58%) Web Services
10 32 (10.26%) Advertising
11 31 (9.94%) Firewall
11 31 (9.94%) Java
11 31 (9.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 30 (9.62%) Welsh Language
13 28 (8.97%) TCP/IP
14 27 (8.65%) Retail
15 25 (8.01%) Perl
15 25 (8.01%) ITIL
16 24 (7.69%) MS Excel
16 24 (7.69%) HTML
16 24 (7.69%) XML
16 24 (7.69%) Mentoring
17 23 (7.37%) Scrum
18 22 (7.05%) SAP
18 22 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (7.05%) Incident Management
19 21 (6.73%) PRINCE2

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (2.88%) MS Exchange
1 9 (2.88%) SAS
2 7 (2.24%) IIS
2 7 (2.24%) Apache
3 6 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.28%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.96%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.32%) CMS
8 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.32%) nginx
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.13%) MS Project
3 11 (3.53%) MS Office
4 8 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.64%) SPSS
6 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.64%) SAP PP
2 2 (0.64%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (13.78%) SaaS
2 6 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.94%) Firewall
2 28 (8.97%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.81%) tcpdump
4 14 (4.49%) VLAN
5 12 (3.85%) Wireshark
6 10 (3.21%) Internet
7 9 (2.88%) VoIP
8 8 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (2.56%) DNS
9 7 (2.24%) SAN
9 7 (2.24%) HTTP
10 6 (1.92%) DHCP
10 6 (1.92%) WAN
10 6 (1.92%) LAN
11 5 (1.60%) Network Security
12 2 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.64%) MPLS
12 2 (0.64%) LDAP
13 1 (0.32%) VPN
13 1 (0.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.21%) MySQL
3 10 (3.21%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (2.88%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.28%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.96%) SAP BI
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.96%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.32%) DB2
11 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (3.21%) Calabash
1 10 (3.21%) Maven
1 10 (3.21%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.24%) Ant
2 7 (2.24%) ClearQuest
2 7 (2.24%) Selenium
2 7 (2.24%) JBehave
2 7 (2.24%) WebDriver
2 7 (2.24%) SoapUI
3 6 (1.92%) Robotium
3 6 (1.92%) eggPlant
4 5 (1.60%) Apache Ivy
4 5 (1.60%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.28%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.28%) PowerBuilder
5 4 (1.28%) JUnit
5 4 (1.28%) CruiseControl
6 3 (0.96%) JIRA
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
General
1 36 (11.54%) Banking
2 32 (10.26%) Advertising
3 30 (9.62%) Welsh Language
4 27 (8.65%) Retail
5 19 (6.09%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.21%) Electronics
7 9 (2.88%) Legal
8 7 (2.24%) Marketing
9 6 (1.92%) French Language
9 6 (1.92%) German Language
9 6 (1.92%) Italian Language
9 6 (1.92%) Spanish Language
9 6 (1.92%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.28%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Billing
11 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (33.97%) Analyst
2 49 (15.71%) Test Analyst
3 45 (14.42%) Developer
4 23 (7.37%) Business Analyst
5 20 (6.41%) Project Manager
6 19 (6.09%) Architect
7 17 (5.45%) Test Engineer
8 12 (3.85%) Team Leader
9 11 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (3.53%) Development Manager
10 10 (3.21%) .NET Developer
10 10 (3.21%) Development Team Leader
11 9 (2.88%) Enterprise Architect
11 9 (2.88%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (2.88%) Security Analyst
11 9 (2.88%) Service Manager
12 8 (2.56%) Software Manager
12 8 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.56%) Consultant
12 8 (2.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.58%) Web Services
2 24 (7.69%) HTML
2 24 (7.69%) XML
3 20 (6.41%) SOAP
4 17 (5.45%) .NET
5 15 (4.81%) CSS
6 12 (3.85%) jQuery
6 12 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 11 (3.53%) Spring
8 9 (2.88%) Hibernate
8 9 (2.88%) LINQ
8 9 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (2.88%) LINQ to SQL
9 8 (2.56%) REST
10 6 (1.92%) J2EE
11 5 (1.60%) JSON
12 4 (1.28%) HTML5
12 4 (1.28%) JPA
12 4 (1.28%) Spring Web Flow
12 4 (1.28%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.24%) Computer Science
3 6 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.60%) AS400
4 5 (1.60%) Credit Risk
4 5 (1.60%) Open Source
5 4 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.28%) User Experience
5 4 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 3 (0.96%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.64%) DTV
7 2 (0.64%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.32%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 51 (16.35%) Windows
2 40 (12.82%) Linux
3 17 (5.45%) CentOS
3 17 (5.45%) UNIX
4 16 (5.13%) Debian
5 14 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.92%) Android
7 6 (1.92%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.60%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.28%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (11.54%) Project Management
3 25 (8.01%) ITIL
4 24 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 23 (7.37%) Scrum
6 22 (7.05%) Incident Management
7 21 (6.73%) PRINCE2
8 16 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (5.13%) Test Scripting
8 16 (5.13%) Software Testing
9 15 (4.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (4.81%) Change Management
10 14 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (4.49%) System Testing
11 13 (4.17%) Automated Testing
12 12 (3.85%) Service Delivery
13 11 (3.53%) TDD
13 11 (3.53%) UML
13 11 (3.53%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (21.15%) SQL
2 31 (9.94%) Java
3 25 (8.01%) Perl
4 20 (6.41%) JavaScript
5 18 (5.77%) Python
6 16 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 11 (3.53%) VB.NET
8 7 (2.24%) C++
9 6 (1.92%) C#
9 6 (1.92%) RPG
10 5 (1.60%) Ruby
11 4 (1.28%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.28%) Groovy
12 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.64%) PHP
14 1 (0.32%) C
14 1 (0.32%) VC++
14 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.32%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 35 (11.22%) ISEB
2 20 (6.41%) Degree
3 18 (5.77%) ISTQB
4 9 (2.88%) CCNA
4 9 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.56%) CISSP
6 7 (2.24%) MCSE
6 7 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.60%) CCDP
7 5 (1.60%) CCNP
8 4 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.28%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.96%) CISA
9 3 (0.96%) MCSA
9 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.96%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 3 (0.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.96%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.24%) SLA
2 3 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 31 (9.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.85%) Nmap
4 5 (1.60%) Xen
5 3 (0.96%) XenServer
6 2 (0.64%) KVM
6 2 (0.64%) vSphere
6 2 (0.64%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (4.49%) Nessus
2 12 (3.85%) Nagios
3 10 (3.21%) Puppet
4 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.32%) SCCM
5 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.32%) YUM
5 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 48 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 40 (12.82%) VMware
3 22 (7.05%) SAP
4 17 (5.45%) Cisco
5 10 (3.21%) IBM
6 9 (2.88%) Oracle
7 7 (2.24%) HP
8 5 (1.60%) Google
9 4 (1.28%) JDA
10 2 (0.64%) T-Plan
10 2 (0.64%) Citrix
10 2 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.64%) Minitab
11 1 (0.32%) Teradata
11 1 (0.32%) Sybase
11 1 (0.32%) Sage
11 1 (0.32%) Remedy
11 1 (0.32%) Casewise
11 1 (0.32%) Veeam
11 1 (0.32%) Facebook
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