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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 254 172 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.79% 25.48% 15.86%
As % of the General category 68.65% 67.19% 52.15%
Number of salaries quoted 228 141 63
Average salary £38,240 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
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
370 256 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 44.85% 37.93% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 314 222 130
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 31 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 98 (20.42%) Microsoft
2 97 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (18.96%) Project Management
4 82 (17.08%) Banking
5 81 (16.88%) SQL
6 66 (13.75%) Degree
7 63 (13.13%) Business Analysis
8 61 (12.71%) SQL Server
9 60 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 60 (12.50%) SDLC
10 59 (12.29%) PRINCE2
11 57 (11.88%) ISEB
12 52 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
13 50 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 49 (10.21%) Advertising
15 45 (9.38%) Windows
16 40 (8.33%) PRINCE
17 39 (8.13%) MS Excel
17 39 (8.13%) Back Office
18 35 (7.29%) VMware
18 35 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 35 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 33 (6.88%) Migration
19 33 (6.88%) AS400
19 33 (6.88%) Java
20 32 (6.67%) Internet
20 32 (6.67%) Active Directory
21 31 (6.46%) Windows Server 2003
21 31 (6.46%) Telecoms
21 31 (6.46%) Business Transformation

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (2.92%) WebSphere
2 7 (1.46%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (1.04%) Apache
3 5 (1.04%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.83%) IIS
4 4 (0.83%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.63%) Node.js
6 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.42%) SAS
7 1 (0.21%) CMS
7 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 39 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.21%) MS Office
3 23 (4.79%) MS Project
4 20 (4.17%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.21%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) INSURE/90
2 3 (0.63%) Sage ERP X3
2 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.42%) Staffware
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.29%) SaaS
2 4 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.21%) GitHub
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.67%) Internet
2 25 (5.21%) DHCP
3 20 (4.17%) DNS
4 16 (3.33%) HTTP
5 11 (2.29%) Firewall
6 6 (1.25%) SAN
7 5 (1.04%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.63%) SSL
8 3 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.42%) VLAN
10 1 (0.21%) VPLS
10 1 (0.21%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (0.21%) Wireless
10 1 (0.21%) LDAP
10 1 (0.21%) LAN
10 1 (0.21%) WAN
10 1 (0.21%) MPLS
10 1 (0.21%) OSPF
10 1 (0.21%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 35 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (5.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (4.17%) DTS
8 19 (3.96%) OLTP
9 11 (2.29%) DB2
10 7 (1.46%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.83%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.83%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.63%) MySQL
13 3 (0.63%) MS Access
14 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (1.88%) SoapUI
2 7 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.46%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.04%) ClearCase
3 5 (1.04%) Cucumber
3 5 (1.04%) JUnit
3 5 (1.04%) Selenium
4 4 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.83%) Maven
4 4 (0.83%) Hudson
4 4 (0.83%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.83%) ClearQuest
4 4 (0.83%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.21%) Subversion
5 1 (0.21%) JMeter
5 1 (0.21%) TestDirector
General
1 82 (17.08%) Banking
2 49 (10.21%) Advertising
3 39 (8.13%) Back Office
4 31 (6.46%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.75%) Retail
6 17 (3.54%) Legal
7 13 (2.71%) Welsh Language
8 8 (1.67%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.67%) Law
9 5 (1.04%) Automotive
9 5 (1.04%) Marketing
10 4 (0.83%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 160 (33.33%) Analyst
2 75 (15.63%) Business Analyst
3 68 (14.17%) Developer
4 51 (10.63%) Project Manager
5 41 (8.54%) Administrator
6 37 (7.71%) Architect
7 34 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
8 30 (6.25%) Test Analyst
9 23 (4.79%) DBA
10 22 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
11 21 (4.38%) Support Analyst
11 21 (4.38%) SQL DBA
12 20 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
13 18 (3.75%) Programmer
14 17 (3.54%) Analyst Programmer
14 17 (3.54%) Service Manager
14 17 (3.54%) Portfolio Manager
14 17 (3.54%) RPG Programmer
15 16 (3.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
15 16 (3.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.21%) .NET
1 25 (5.21%) SOAP
2 23 (4.79%) Web Services
3 22 (4.58%) HTML
4 19 (3.96%) XML
5 15 (3.13%) CSS
6 14 (2.92%) HTML5
7 12 (2.50%) J2EE
8 10 (2.08%) REST
8 10 (2.08%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.88%) Sass
9 9 (1.88%) LESS
9 9 (1.88%) jQuery
9 9 (1.88%) Java EE
9 9 (1.88%) Spring
10 8 (1.67%) Hibernate
10 8 (1.67%) ASP.NET
11 7 (1.46%) DWR
12 6 (1.25%) CSS3
13 5 (1.04%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.88%) AS400
3 25 (5.21%) iSeries
4 23 (4.79%) Mainframe
5 9 (1.88%) User Experience
6 8 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.67%) Learning Management System
7 7 (1.46%) PMI
8 6 (1.25%) Data Extraction
8 6 (1.25%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.25%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.83%) Statistics
9 4 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.83%) Internet of Things
9 4 (0.83%) BYOD
10 3 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.63%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.63%) Taxonomies
10 3 (0.63%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.38%) Windows
2 31 (6.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (3.54%) Linux
5 12 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 12 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.67%) UNIX
6 8 (1.67%) OS/400
7 5 (1.04%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.63%) AIX
8 3 (0.63%) CentOS
9 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.21%) Debian
10 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (18.96%) Project Management
3 63 (13.13%) Business Analysis
4 60 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 60 (12.50%) SDLC
5 59 (12.29%) PRINCE2
6 50 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 40 (8.33%) PRINCE
8 33 (6.88%) Migration
9 31 (6.46%) Business Transformation
10 29 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (5.42%) Scrum
12 24 (5.00%) Change Management
13 23 (4.79%) Software Delivery
13 23 (4.79%) Mentoring
14 22 (4.58%) Kimball Methodology
14 22 (4.58%) ETL
14 22 (4.58%) ITIL
15 21 (4.38%) B2B
16 20 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 81 (16.88%) SQL
2 33 (6.88%) Java
3 27 (5.63%) T-SQL
4 24 (5.00%) RPG
5 22 (4.58%) RPG IV
6 20 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 16 (3.33%) C#
8 8 (1.67%) PHP
9 7 (1.46%) COBOL
10 6 (1.25%) C++
10 6 (1.25%) Perl
10 6 (1.25%) VB
11 5 (1.04%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.04%) Python
11 5 (1.04%) RPG/400
12 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.42%) C
14 1 (0.21%) Ruby
14 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (13.75%) Degree
2 57 (11.88%) ISEB
3 23 (4.79%) APMP
4 13 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 11 (2.29%) PMI Certification
6 11 (2.29%) ISEB Practitioner
7 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.46%) VCP5
9 6 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (1.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 5 (1.04%) MCSE
10 5 (1.04%) CISA
11 4 (0.83%) CISM
11 4 (0.83%) PMP
11 4 (0.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 4 (0.83%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.83%) CISSP
12 3 (0.63%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.33%) SLA
2 9 (1.88%) QA
3 5 (1.04%) COBIT
4 4 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) COSO
System Software
1 32 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.21%) yum
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 98 (20.42%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.29%) VMware
3 21 (4.38%) IBM
3 21 (4.38%) Oracle
4 18 (3.75%) Cognos
5 9 (1.88%) Unisys
5 9 (1.88%) Casewise
6 4 (0.83%) Lotus
6 4 (0.83%) SAP
7 3 (0.63%) Sage
8 2 (0.42%) Apple
8 2 (0.42%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.42%) Cisco
8 2 (0.42%) BEA
9 1 (0.21%) HP
9 1 (0.21%) Citrix
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + annual bonus, health cover
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago