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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 170 90 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.19% 15.60% 15.25%
As % of the General category 71.13% 49.45% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 145 65 46
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £22,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £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
239 182 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.83% 31.54% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 211 145 132
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £55,750 £55,000
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 28 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (18.65%) SQL
2 46 (14.79%) Windows
3 43 (13.83%) Microsoft
4 41 (13.18%) SaaS
5 39 (12.54%) Linux
6 38 (12.22%) Banking
7 36 (11.58%) VMware
7 36 (11.58%) ISEB
8 35 (11.25%) Project Management
9 34 (10.93%) Web Services
10 32 (10.29%) SQL Server
11 31 (9.97%) Firewall
12 30 (9.65%) Advertising
12 30 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (9.65%) Welsh Language
12 30 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 27 (8.68%) Retail
13 27 (8.68%) TCP/IP
14 25 (8.04%) Java
14 25 (8.04%) Perl
15 24 (7.72%) SAP
15 24 (7.72%) ITIL
16 23 (7.40%) XML
16 23 (7.40%) MS Excel
17 21 (6.75%) JavaScript
17 21 (6.75%) Incident Management
18 20 (6.43%) HTML
18 20 (6.43%) PRINCE2
18 20 (6.43%) Telecoms
19 19 (6.11%) SOAP

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.89%) SAS
2 7 (2.25%) Apache
2 7 (2.25%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.61%) IIS
5 4 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.96%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.32%) nginx
8 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.32%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.79%) MS Project
3 11 (3.54%) MS Office
4 8 (2.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.64%) SPSS
5 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) SAP BPC
2 3 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.64%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.64%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 41 (13.18%) SaaS
2 5 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.97%) Firewall
2 27 (8.68%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.82%) tcpdump
4 14 (4.50%) VLAN
5 12 (3.86%) Wireshark
6 11 (3.54%) Internet
7 8 (2.57%) VoIP
8 7 (2.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (2.25%) SAN
8 7 (2.25%) DNS
9 6 (1.93%) DHCP
9 6 (1.93%) HTTP
10 5 (1.61%) WAN
10 5 (1.61%) LAN
11 4 (1.29%) MPLS
11 4 (1.29%) Network Security
11 4 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.64%) LDAP
13 1 (0.32%) SSH
13 1 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.22%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.22%) MySQL
4 9 (2.89%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.93%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.29%) SAP BI
9 3 (0.96%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.64%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (0.32%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (3.22%) Calabash
1 10 (3.22%) Maven
2 9 (2.89%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.25%) SoapUI
3 7 (2.25%) JBehave
3 7 (2.25%) WebDriver
3 7 (2.25%) Selenium
3 7 (2.25%) Ant
3 7 (2.25%) ClearQuest
4 6 (1.93%) Robotium
4 6 (1.93%) eggPlant
5 5 (1.61%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (1.29%) CruiseControl
6 4 (1.29%) PowerBuilder
6 4 (1.29%) JUnit
6 4 (1.29%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.29%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.96%) JIRA
7 3 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.32%) WATIR
General
1 38 (12.22%) Banking
2 30 (9.65%) Advertising
2 30 (9.65%) Welsh Language
3 27 (8.68%) Retail
4 20 (6.43%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.54%) Electronics
6 9 (2.89%) Legal
7 7 (2.25%) Marketing
7 7 (2.25%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.93%) French Language
8 6 (1.93%) German Language
8 6 (1.93%) Italian Language
8 6 (1.93%) Spanish Language
9 4 (1.29%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 103 (33.12%) Analyst
2 48 (15.43%) Test Analyst
3 47 (15.11%) Developer
4 22 (7.07%) Architect
4 22 (7.07%) Business Analyst
5 20 (6.43%) Project Manager
6 15 (4.82%) Test Engineer
7 11 (3.54%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (3.54%) Development Manager
7 11 (3.54%) .NET Developer
8 10 (3.22%) Team Leader
9 9 (2.89%) Consultant
9 9 (2.89%) Enterprise Architect
10 8 (2.57%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (2.57%) Java Developer
10 8 (2.57%) Security Analyst
10 8 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (2.25%) Software Manager
12 6 (1.93%) Administrator
12 6 (1.93%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.93%) Web Services
2 23 (7.40%) XML
3 20 (6.43%) HTML
4 19 (6.11%) SOAP
5 17 (5.47%) .NET
6 14 (4.50%) CSS
7 13 (4.18%) jQuery
8 11 (3.54%) ASP.NET
8 11 (3.54%) Spring
9 9 (2.89%) Hibernate
10 8 (2.57%) LINQ
10 8 (2.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (2.57%) LINQ to SQL
10 8 (2.57%) REST
11 7 (2.25%) J2EE
12 5 (1.61%) JSON
13 4 (1.29%) Struts
13 4 (1.29%) Spring Web Flow
13 4 (1.29%) JPA
13 4 (1.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (1.93%) Blackberry
3 5 (1.61%) Open Source
3 5 (1.61%) Credit Risk
3 5 (1.61%) AS400
4 4 (1.29%) Mathematics
4 4 (1.29%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.96%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (0.96%) DTV
6 2 (0.64%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.32%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.32%) iSeries
7 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.79%) Windows
2 39 (12.54%) Linux
3 17 (5.47%) UNIX
3 17 (5.47%) CentOS
4 16 (5.14%) Debian
5 14 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.93%) Android
7 6 (1.93%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.29%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.96%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (11.25%) Project Management
2 30 (9.65%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (7.72%) ITIL
4 21 (6.75%) Incident Management
5 20 (6.43%) PRINCE2
6 18 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (5.79%) Scrum
7 17 (5.47%) Software Testing
7 17 (5.47%) Test Scripting
8 16 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (4.82%) Change Management
9 15 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (4.82%) System Testing
10 13 (4.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (4.18%) Automated Testing
11 11 (3.54%) UML
11 11 (3.54%) Configuration Management
11 11 (3.54%) MVC
11 11 (3.54%) TDD
11 11 (3.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 58 (18.65%) SQL
2 25 (8.04%) Java
2 25 (8.04%) Perl
3 21 (6.75%) JavaScript
4 18 (5.79%) Python
5 14 (4.50%) T-SQL
6 12 (3.86%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.93%) C++
8 5 (1.61%) Ruby
8 5 (1.61%) C#
9 4 (1.29%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.29%) RPG
9 4 (1.29%) Groovy
9 4 (1.29%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.96%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.32%) VB
11 1 (0.32%) VBA
11 1 (0.32%) C
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) VC++
Qualifications
1 36 (11.58%) ISEB
2 19 (6.11%) ISTQB
2 19 (6.11%) Degree
3 8 (2.57%) CISSP
4 7 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.25%) CCNA
5 6 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.61%) CCDP
6 5 (1.61%) CCNP
7 4 (1.29%) CISA
7 4 (1.29%) MCSE
8 3 (0.96%) APMP
8 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.96%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 3 (0.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (0.96%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.93%) SLA
2 2 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 30 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.86%) Nmap
3 11 (3.54%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.61%) Xen
5 3 (0.96%) XenServer
6 2 (0.64%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.64%) KVM
7 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (4.18%) Nessus
2 12 (3.86%) Nagios
3 10 (3.22%) Puppet
4 5 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.32%) Ansible
5 1 (0.32%) YUM
5 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.58%) VMware
3 24 (7.72%) SAP
4 18 (5.79%) Cisco
5 11 (3.54%) Oracle
6 10 (3.22%) IBM
7 7 (2.25%) HP
8 4 (1.29%) JDA
8 4 (1.29%) Google
9 2 (0.64%) Minitab
9 2 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.64%) Citrix
9 2 (0.64%) T-Plan
10 1 (0.32%) Facebook
10 1 (0.32%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.32%) Veeam
10 1 (0.32%) Casewise
10 1 (0.32%) Sybase
10 1 (0.32%) Sage
10 1 (0.32%) Remedy
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