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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 1 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Finance 272 165 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.34% 24.52% 14.92%
As % of the General category 73.32% 62.74% 49.39%
Number of salaries quoted 244 126 56
Average salary £39,000 £35,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -7.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,750 £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
371 263 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.84% 39.08% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 312 209 132
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 7 July 2015.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 105 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 91 (19.36%) SQL
3 89 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (18.72%) Project Management
5 73 (15.53%) Banking
6 72 (15.32%) SQL Server
7 63 (13.40%) SDLC
8 62 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 61 (12.98%) Business Analysis
10 55 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 52 (11.06%) PRINCE2
12 51 (10.85%) Degree
13 49 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
14 48 (10.21%) Windows
15 47 (10.00%) Advertising
16 44 (9.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 43 (9.15%) ISEB
17 43 (9.15%) MS Excel
18 42 (8.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 37 (7.87%) PRINCE
20 36 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
20 36 (7.66%) AS400
21 35 (7.45%) Back Office
21 35 (7.45%) VMware
21 35 (7.45%) Java
22 34 (7.23%) T-SQL
22 34 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
23 32 (6.81%) Business Transformation
23 32 (6.81%) SQL Server 2005
23 32 (6.81%) Data Warehouse

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 20 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 9 (1.91%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (1.06%) Apache
3 5 (1.06%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.85%) WebLogic
4 4 (0.85%) IIS
4 4 (0.85%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.64%) Node.js
6 2 (0.43%) Confluence
6 2 (0.43%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.43%) SAS
7 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 43 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 24 (5.11%) MS Office
3 17 (3.62%) MS Project
4 12 (2.55%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.06%) INSURE/90
2 4 (0.85%) Staffware
2 4 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.43%) Sage ERP X3
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.13%) SaaS
2 4 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.43%) 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 31 (6.60%) Internet
2 21 (4.47%) DHCP
3 18 (3.83%) HTTP
4 17 (3.62%) DNS
5 13 (2.77%) Firewall
6 5 (1.06%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.06%) SAN
7 3 (0.64%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.64%) SSL
7 3 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.43%) VLAN
9 1 (0.21%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (8.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (6.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (6.81%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (5.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (5.32%) DTS
8 24 (5.11%) OLTP
9 11 (2.34%) DB2
10 8 (1.70%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.49%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.85%) MS Access
15 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (0.64%) NoSQL
15 3 (0.64%) Big Data
16 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
16 2 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (1.91%) Selenium
2 7 (1.49%) JUnit
3 6 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.06%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.85%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.85%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.64%) JMeter
6 3 (0.64%) Subversion
7 2 (0.43%) Maven
7 2 (0.43%) JIRA
7 2 (0.43%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.43%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.43%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.43%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.43%) Hudson
7 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.21%) TestDirector
General
1 73 (15.53%) Banking
2 47 (10.00%) Advertising
3 35 (7.45%) Back Office
4 23 (4.89%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.83%) Retail
6 15 (3.19%) Legal
7 13 (2.77%) Welsh Language
8 7 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.49%) Law
9 6 (1.28%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.28%) Automotive
10 5 (1.06%) Marketing
11 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 149 (31.70%) Analyst
2 70 (14.89%) Developer
2 70 (14.89%) Business Analyst
3 47 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 40 (8.51%) Administrator
5 34 (7.23%) Architect
6 31 (6.60%) Solutions Architect
7 29 (6.17%) DBA
8 25 (5.32%) SQL DBA
9 22 (4.68%) Support Analyst
10 20 (4.26%) Test Analyst
11 18 (3.83%) Programmer
12 17 (3.62%) Analyst Programmer
12 17 (3.62%) RPG Programmer
13 16 (3.40%) RPG Analyst Programmer
13 16 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (3.19%) Service Manager
14 15 (3.19%) Senior Manager
14 15 (3.19%) Consultant
14 15 (3.19%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.74%) .NET
2 20 (4.26%) Web Services
3 18 (3.83%) HTML
4 16 (3.40%) SOAP
4 16 (3.40%) XML
5 14 (2.98%) CSS
5 14 (2.98%) HTML5
6 13 (2.77%) J2EE
6 13 (2.77%) Spring
7 11 (2.34%) Java EE
7 11 (2.34%) Hibernate
8 9 (1.91%) jQuery
8 9 (1.91%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.70%) REST
9 8 (1.70%) Sass
9 8 (1.70%) LESS
10 7 (1.49%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.49%) DWR
10 7 (1.49%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.66%) AS400
3 26 (5.53%) iSeries
4 23 (4.89%) Mainframe
5 10 (2.13%) User Experience
6 9 (1.91%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.49%) PMI
8 6 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.28%) Learning Management System
9 5 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.06%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.85%) Statistics
10 4 (0.85%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.85%) Internet of Things
10 4 (0.85%) BYOD
11 3 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (0.64%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.64%) Clustering
11 3 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.21%) Windows
2 30 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (4.47%) Linux
4 13 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (2.55%) Windows 7
6 10 (2.13%) UNIX
6 10 (2.13%) OS/400
7 4 (0.85%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.64%) AIX
8 3 (0.64%) Solaris
8 3 (0.64%) CentOS
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (18.72%) Project Management
3 63 (13.40%) SDLC
4 62 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (12.98%) Business Analysis
6 55 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 52 (11.06%) PRINCE2
8 37 (7.87%) PRINCE
9 36 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
10 32 (6.81%) Migration
10 32 (6.81%) Business Transformation
11 31 (6.60%) ETL
12 30 (6.38%) Scrum
13 27 (5.74%) Kimball Methodology
14 26 (5.53%) Mentoring
15 25 (5.32%) ITIL
15 25 (5.32%) Change Management
16 21 (4.47%) B2B
17 19 (4.04%) Target Operating Model
17 19 (4.04%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 91 (19.36%) SQL
2 35 (7.45%) Java
3 34 (7.23%) T-SQL
4 24 (5.11%) RPG
5 22 (4.68%) RPG IV
6 20 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 16 (3.40%) C#
8 8 (1.70%) C++
8 8 (1.70%) VB
9 7 (1.49%) COBOL
9 7 (1.49%) PHP
10 6 (1.28%) Perl
11 5 (1.06%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.06%) Python
11 5 (1.06%) RPG/400
12 3 (0.64%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.43%) C
14 1 (0.21%) Ruby
14 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (10.85%) Degree
2 43 (9.15%) ISEB
3 22 (4.68%) APMP
4 14 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (2.77%) PMI Certification
6 11 (2.34%) ISEB Practitioner
7 10 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.91%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 9 (1.91%) VCP5
9 7 (1.49%) PMP
9 7 (1.49%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.06%) CISA
10 5 (1.06%) MCSE
10 5 (1.06%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.85%) CISSP
11 4 (0.85%) CISM
11 4 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.64%) MCDBA
12 3 (0.64%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.98%) SLA
2 13 (2.77%) QA
3 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.43%) 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
1 105 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.45%) VMware
3 25 (5.32%) IBM
3 25 (5.32%) Oracle
4 24 (5.11%) Cognos
5 9 (1.91%) Unisys
6 7 (1.49%) Casewise
7 5 (1.06%) SAP
8 4 (0.85%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.85%) BEA
8 4 (0.85%) Lotus
9 3 (0.64%) Apple
10 2 (0.43%) Sage
10 2 (0.43%) Cisco
11 1 (0.21%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.21%) HP
11 1 (0.21%) Citrix
11 1 (0.21%) Remedy
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £260000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits Package
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £450000.00 per annum
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Network ITR
Salary: £55,000
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
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New Law Solicitors
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