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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 1 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 170 87 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.19% 15.85% 22.16%
As % of the General category 67.19% 51.79% 54.42%
Number of salaries quoted 139 65 76
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
253 168 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.48% 30.60% 40.72%
Number of salaries quoted 218 134 142
Average salary £35,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.05% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 31 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 45 (16.48%) SQL
2 37 (13.55%) Microsoft
3 36 (13.19%) Linux
3 36 (13.19%) SaaS
4 35 (12.82%) Windows
4 35 (12.82%) Project Management
5 33 (12.09%) Web Services
5 33 (12.09%) Banking
6 31 (11.36%) ISEB
7 29 (10.62%) Firewall
7 29 (10.62%) VMware
8 27 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (9.89%) SQL Server
9 25 (9.16%) TCP/IP
9 25 (9.16%) Retail
9 25 (9.16%) Welsh Language
10 24 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (8.42%) Java
11 23 (8.42%) MS Excel
12 22 (8.06%) ITIL
12 22 (8.06%) ISTQB
13 21 (7.69%) Incident Management
13 21 (7.69%) SAP
13 21 (7.69%) MS Project
14 20 (7.33%) Perl
15 19 (6.96%) SOAP
15 19 (6.96%) PRINCE2
15 19 (6.96%) Advertising
15 19 (6.96%) Software Testing
16 18 (6.59%) Test Scripting

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (2.93%) SAS
2 7 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.56%) Apache
3 6 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (1.83%) IIS
4 5 (1.83%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.73%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.37%) CMS
6 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.69%) MS Project
3 12 (4.40%) MS Office
4 7 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.73%) SPSS
6 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.47%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.73%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.73%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.19%) SaaS
2 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.62%) Firewall
2 25 (9.16%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.49%) tcpdump
4 13 (4.76%) VLAN
5 12 (4.40%) Wireshark
6 10 (3.66%) Internet
7 7 (2.56%) SAN
8 6 (2.20%) VoIP
8 6 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (1.83%) WAN
9 5 (1.83%) LAN
9 5 (1.83%) DNS
9 5 (1.83%) HTTP
10 4 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (1.47%) MPLS
10 4 (1.47%) DHCP
11 3 (1.10%) Network Security
12 1 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (4.40%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.66%) MySQL
4 8 (2.93%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.47%) SAP BI
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.73%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (3.66%) Calabash
1 10 (3.66%) Maven
2 8 (2.93%) ClearQuest
3 7 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.56%) Ant
3 7 (2.56%) JBehave
3 7 (2.56%) SoapUI
4 6 (2.20%) Selenium
4 6 (2.20%) eggPlant
4 6 (2.20%) Robotium
4 6 (2.20%) WebDriver
5 5 (1.83%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (1.47%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.47%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.47%) JUnit
6 4 (1.47%) PowerBuilder
6 4 (1.47%) CruiseControl
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.73%) JIRA
9 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
General
1 33 (12.09%) Banking
2 25 (9.16%) Retail
2 25 (9.16%) Welsh Language
3 19 (6.96%) Advertising
4 18 (6.59%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.66%) Electronics
6 8 (2.93%) Legal
7 7 (2.56%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.20%) French Language
8 6 (2.20%) German Language
8 6 (2.20%) Italian Language
8 6 (2.20%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.47%) Marketing
10 3 (1.10%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.73%) Hebrew Language
11 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.37%) Billing
12 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 82 (30.04%) Analyst
2 43 (15.75%) Developer
3 41 (15.02%) Test Analyst
4 20 (7.33%) Architect
5 19 (6.96%) Project Manager
6 14 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 10 (3.66%) Test Engineer
8 9 (3.30%) Java Developer
8 9 (3.30%) .NET Developer
9 8 (2.93%) Consultant
9 8 (2.93%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (2.93%) Security Analyst
9 8 (2.93%) Enterprise Architect
10 7 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (2.56%) Development Manager
11 6 (2.20%) Applications Support
11 6 (2.20%) Administrator
11 6 (2.20%) Service Manager
11 6 (2.20%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (2.20%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.09%) Web Services
2 19 (6.96%) SOAP
3 18 (6.59%) XML
4 14 (5.13%) HTML
4 14 (5.13%) .NET
5 12 (4.40%) Spring
6 11 (4.03%) CSS
7 10 (3.66%) jQuery
7 10 (3.66%) Hibernate
8 8 (2.93%) ASP.NET
9 7 (2.56%) REST
10 6 (2.20%) LINQ
10 6 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (2.20%) LINQ to SQL
10 6 (2.20%) J2EE
11 4 (1.47%) JSON
11 4 (1.47%) JPA
11 4 (1.47%) Spring Web Flow
11 4 (1.47%) Struts
12 3 (1.10%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.20%) Computer Science
1 6 (2.20%) Blackberry
2 4 (1.47%) Mobile App
2 4 (1.47%) Open Source
3 3 (1.10%) AS400
3 3 (1.10%) DTV
3 3 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (1.10%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.73%) iSeries
4 2 (0.73%) Credit Risk
4 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.73%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.19%) Linux
2 35 (12.82%) Windows
3 16 (5.86%) UNIX
3 16 (5.86%) Debian
4 14 (5.13%) CentOS
5 12 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.20%) Android
7 6 (2.20%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.73%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.73%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (12.82%) Project Management
2 27 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (8.06%) ITIL
4 21 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 19 (6.96%) PRINCE2
5 19 (6.96%) Software Testing
6 18 (6.59%) Test Scripting
7 17 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (5.49%) Automated Testing
8 15 (5.49%) System Testing
9 14 (5.13%) Scrum
10 13 (4.76%) UML
10 13 (4.76%) Test Strategy
11 12 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (4.40%) Change Management
12 11 (4.03%) MVC
12 11 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (3.66%) Test Automation
13 10 (3.66%) Service Delivery
13 10 (3.66%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (16.48%) SQL
2 23 (8.42%) Java
3 20 (7.33%) Perl
4 16 (5.86%) JavaScript
5 15 (5.49%) Python
6 10 (3.66%) T-SQL
7 9 (3.30%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.20%) C++
9 4 (1.47%) Groovy
10 3 (1.10%) C#
10 3 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.10%) VBA
11 2 (0.73%) Ruby
11 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.37%) RPG
12 1 (0.37%) VB
12 1 (0.37%) VC++
12 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (11.36%) ISEB
2 22 (8.06%) ISTQB
3 17 (6.23%) Degree
4 8 (2.93%) CISSP
5 7 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (2.20%) CCNA
6 6 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.83%) CCDP
7 5 (1.83%) CCNP
8 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
8 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.47%) CISA
9 3 (1.10%) SAP Certification
9 3 (1.10%) MCSE
9 3 (1.10%) APMP
9 3 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.73%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 2 (0.73%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.20%) SLA
2 2 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 24 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.40%) Nmap
3 8 (2.93%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.83%) Xen
5 1 (0.37%) XenServer
5 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.37%) KVM
5 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.40%) Nagios
1 12 (4.40%) Nessus
2 7 (2.56%) Puppet
3 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.37%) YUM
4 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (13.55%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.62%) VMware
3 21 (7.69%) SAP
4 15 (5.49%) Cisco
5 13 (4.76%) Oracle
6 7 (2.56%) HP
6 7 (2.56%) IBM
7 4 (1.47%) JDA
8 2 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.73%) Citrix
9 1 (0.37%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.37%) Minitab
9 1 (0.37%) Teradata
9 1 (0.37%) Sage
9 1 (0.37%) Remedy
9 1 (0.37%) Sybase
9 1 (0.37%) Facebook
9 1 (0.37%) T-Plan
9 1 (0.37%) Google
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
Royal College of Nursing
Salary: £27,174 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £43000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
SLR
Salary: Competitive, based on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28305.00 - £34965.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £42 - £52 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £62000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: up to £30,000 p.a. depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago