The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 7 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 89 114 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.88% 19.49% 23.09%
As % of the General category 35.18% 46.34% 57.80%
Number of salaries quoted 74 104 93
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,800 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £46,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
253 246 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.31% 42.05% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 197 212 160
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Finance
South Wales

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 18 April 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (23.26%) Java
2 33 (19.19%) SQL
3 29 (16.86%) ISEB
4 28 (16.28%) Web Services
5 27 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (13.95%) Spring
7 23 (13.37%) Hibernate
8 22 (12.79%) SOAP
8 22 (12.79%) UML
9 21 (12.21%) Scrum
10 20 (11.63%) PRINCE2
11 19 (11.05%) MVC
12 18 (10.47%) Banking
12 18 (10.47%) ISTQB
13 17 (9.88%) Project Management
13 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
14 16 (9.30%) XML
14 16 (9.30%) MS Project
14 16 (9.30%) Advertising
14 16 (9.30%) Test Strategy
15 14 (8.14%) CISSP
16 13 (7.56%) MS Excel
16 13 (7.56%) Test Scripting
17 12 (6.98%) System Testing
17 12 (6.98%) Financial Institution
17 12 (6.98%) JUnit
17 12 (6.98%) JavaScript
17 12 (6.98%) J2EE
17 12 (6.98%) SQL Server
17 12 (6.98%) RESTful

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (4.07%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.49%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.74%) SAS
4 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.58%) IIS
5 1 (0.58%) Apache
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (9.30%) MS Project
2 13 (7.56%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.23%) MS Office
4 5 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.58%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.58%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.91%) TCP/IP
1 5 (2.91%) Firewall
2 4 (2.33%) Internet
3 2 (1.16%) DNS
3 2 (1.16%) LAN
3 2 (1.16%) VoIP
3 2 (1.16%) WAN
3 2 (1.16%) DHCP
3 2 (1.16%) MPLS
3 2 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.49%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.49%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.74%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.16%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.16%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.58%) MySQL
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.98%) JUnit
2 8 (4.65%) Maven
2 8 (4.65%) Ant
2 8 (4.65%) Apache Ivy
3 6 (3.49%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.33%) JIRA
5 3 (1.74%) ClearQuest
5 3 (1.74%) PowerBuilder
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 18 (10.47%) Banking
2 16 (9.30%) Advertising
3 12 (6.98%) Financial Institution
4 10 (5.81%) Retail
5 9 (5.23%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.74%) Electronics
7 3 (1.74%) Marketing
8 2 (1.16%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 50 (29.07%) Analyst
2 42 (24.42%) Developer
3 24 (13.95%) Java Developer
4 19 (11.05%) Business Analyst
5 18 (10.47%) Test Analyst
6 17 (9.88%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (6.98%) Architect
9 8 (4.65%) Test Manager
10 6 (3.49%) Programmer
10 6 (3.49%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (3.49%) Consultant
10 6 (3.49%) Android Developer
11 5 (2.91%) Project Manager
11 5 (2.91%) Business Systems Analyst
11 5 (2.91%) Security Specialist
11 5 (2.91%) IT Security Specialist
11 5 (2.91%) Product Analyst
12 4 (2.33%) IT Audit Manager
12 4 (2.33%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.28%) Web Services
2 24 (13.95%) Spring
3 23 (13.37%) Hibernate
4 22 (12.79%) SOAP
5 16 (9.30%) XML
6 12 (6.98%) J2EE
6 12 (6.98%) RESTful
7 10 (5.81%) JSP
8 8 (4.65%) JPA
9 7 (4.07%) Struts
9 7 (4.07%) Ajax
10 6 (3.49%) JSON
11 5 (2.91%) .NET
11 5 (2.91%) HTML
11 5 (2.91%) CSS
11 5 (2.91%) Spring Web Flow
11 5 (2.91%) jQuery
12 4 (2.33%) Java EE
12 4 (2.33%) EDI
12 4 (2.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.40%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (2.91%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.74%) iSeries
3 3 (1.74%) DTV
4 2 (1.16%) Clustering
4 2 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.58%) Open Source
5 1 (0.58%) W3C
5 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.49%) Windows
1 6 (3.49%) Android
2 5 (2.91%) Linux
3 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.74%) UNIX
4 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (12.79%) UML
3 21 (12.21%) Scrum
4 20 (11.63%) PRINCE2
5 19 (11.05%) MVC
6 17 (9.88%) Project Management
7 16 (9.30%) Test Strategy
8 13 (7.56%) Test Scripting
9 12 (6.98%) System Testing
10 11 (6.40%) Software Testing
11 10 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.23%) OO
12 9 (5.23%) ITIL
12 9 (5.23%) Automated Testing
13 8 (4.65%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.65%) Use Case
13 8 (4.65%) User Stories
14 7 (4.07%) Service Management
15 6 (3.49%) Incident Management
15 6 (3.49%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.26%) Java
2 33 (19.19%) SQL
3 12 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.91%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.74%) VBA
6 3 (1.74%) C++
7 2 (1.16%) PHP
7 2 (1.16%) VB
8 1 (0.58%) RPG
8 1 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (16.86%) ISEB
2 18 (10.47%) ISTQB
3 14 (8.14%) CISSP
4 7 (4.07%) CISA
5 6 (3.49%) Degree
6 4 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.74%) SAP Certification
8 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.16%) MBA
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.16%) CCNP
8 2 (1.16%) CCNA
8 2 (1.16%) CCDP
8 2 (1.16%) APMG
8 2 (1.16%) APMP
9 1 (0.58%) ACCA
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.58%) PMP
9 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.58%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) SLA
2 5 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.81%) Oracle
3 9 (5.23%) SAP
4 4 (2.33%) Cisco
5 3 (1.74%) VMware
5 3 (1.74%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.16%) JDA
6 2 (1.16%) Citrix
7 1 (0.58%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Medical, Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Vale of Glamorgan, Cardiff
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Healthcare + Bonuses
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: Negotiable on experience + benefits + pensio
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago