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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 174 95 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.32% 15.97% 15.21%
As % of the General category 71.90% 50.80% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 149 69 46
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £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
242 187 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.61% 31.43% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 214 149 132
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 1 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 60 (19.35%) SQL
2 47 (15.16%) Windows
3 46 (14.84%) Microsoft
4 41 (13.23%) SaaS
5 39 (12.58%) Linux
6 37 (11.94%) VMware
6 37 (11.94%) Banking
7 36 (11.61%) ISEB
8 35 (11.29%) Project Management
8 35 (11.29%) Web Services
9 34 (10.97%) SQL Server
10 31 (10.00%) Advertising
10 31 (10.00%) Firewall
11 30 (9.68%) Welsh Language
11 30 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
12 29 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (8.71%) Retail
13 27 (8.71%) TCP/IP
14 25 (8.06%) Java
14 25 (8.06%) Perl
14 25 (8.06%) ITIL
15 24 (7.74%) XML
15 24 (7.74%) SAP
16 23 (7.42%) MS Excel
17 22 (7.10%) JavaScript
17 22 (7.10%) Incident Management
18 21 (6.77%) HTML
19 20 (6.45%) SOAP
19 20 (6.45%) PRINCE2
19 20 (6.45%) Telecoms

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.90%) SAS
2 8 (2.58%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.26%) Apache
4 6 (1.94%) IIS
4 6 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.29%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.97%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.32%) nginx
9 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.32%) CMS
9 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.16%) MS Project
3 12 (3.87%) MS Office
4 8 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.65%) SPSS
5 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.97%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.65%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 41 (13.23%) SaaS
2 5 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.00%) Firewall
2 27 (8.71%) TCP/IP
3 15 (4.84%) tcpdump
4 14 (4.52%) VLAN
5 12 (3.87%) Wireshark
6 11 (3.55%) Internet
7 8 (2.58%) VoIP
8 7 (2.26%) DNS
8 7 (2.26%) SAN
8 7 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (1.94%) HTTP
9 6 (1.94%) DHCP
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 (0.65%) LDAP
13 1 (0.32%) SMTP
13 1 (0.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (3.23%) MySQL
4 8 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.97%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.97%) SAP BI
7 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.65%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.32%) DB2
9 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 10 (3.23%) Maven
1 10 (3.23%) Calabash
2 7 (2.26%) SoapUI
2 7 (2.26%) Selenium
2 7 (2.26%) JBehave
2 7 (2.26%) WebDriver
2 7 (2.26%) ClearQuest
2 7 (2.26%) Ant
3 6 (1.94%) Robotium
3 6 (1.94%) eggPlant
4 5 (1.61%) Apache Ivy
5 4 (1.29%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.29%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.29%) JUnit
5 4 (1.29%) CruiseControl
5 4 (1.29%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (0.97%) JIRA
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
General
1 37 (11.94%) Banking
2 31 (10.00%) Advertising
3 30 (9.68%) Welsh Language
4 27 (8.71%) Retail
5 20 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.55%) Electronics
7 9 (2.90%) Legal
8 7 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.26%) Marketing
9 6 (1.94%) French Language
9 6 (1.94%) German Language
9 6 (1.94%) Italian Language
9 6 (1.94%) Spanish Language
10 4 (1.29%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 105 (33.87%) Analyst
2 49 (15.81%) Test Analyst
3 48 (15.48%) Developer
4 22 (7.10%) Business Analyst
5 21 (6.77%) Architect
6 20 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 15 (4.84%) Test Engineer
8 12 (3.87%) .NET Developer
9 11 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (3.55%) Development Manager
10 10 (3.23%) Team Leader
11 9 (2.90%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (2.90%) Consultant
11 9 (2.90%) Enterprise Architect
12 8 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.58%) Java Developer
12 8 (2.58%) Security Analyst
13 7 (2.26%) Software Manager
14 6 (1.94%) Service Manager
14 6 (1.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.29%) Web Services
2 24 (7.74%) XML
3 21 (6.77%) HTML
4 20 (6.45%) SOAP
5 18 (5.81%) .NET
6 15 (4.84%) CSS
7 14 (4.52%) jQuery
8 12 (3.87%) ASP.NET
9 11 (3.55%) Spring
10 9 (2.90%) Hibernate
10 9 (2.90%) LINQ
10 9 (2.90%) LINQ to SQL
10 9 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (2.58%) REST
12 7 (2.26%) J2EE
13 5 (1.61%) JSON
14 4 (1.29%) Spring Web Flow
14 4 (1.29%) JPA
14 4 (1.29%) HTML5
14 4 (1.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.26%) Computer Science
2 6 (1.94%) Blackberry
3 5 (1.61%) AS400
3 5 (1.61%) Credit Risk
3 5 (1.61%) Open Source
4 4 (1.29%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.29%) Mathematics
5 3 (0.97%) DTV
5 3 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (0.65%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.32%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.16%) Windows
2 39 (12.58%) Linux
3 17 (5.48%) UNIX
3 17 (5.48%) CentOS
4 16 (5.16%) Debian
5 14 (4.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.94%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.94%) Android
8 4 (1.29%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (11.29%) Project Management
2 29 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (8.06%) ITIL
4 22 (7.10%) Incident Management
5 20 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 17 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (5.48%) Software Testing
6 17 (5.48%) Scrum
6 17 (5.48%) Test Scripting
7 16 (5.16%) System Testing
7 16 (5.16%) Change Management
8 15 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (4.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (4.19%) Automated Testing
10 11 (3.55%) TDD
10 11 (3.55%) MVC
10 11 (3.55%) Configuration Management
10 11 (3.55%) UML
10 11 (3.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 60 (19.35%) SQL
2 25 (8.06%) Java
2 25 (8.06%) Perl
3 22 (7.10%) JavaScript
4 18 (5.81%) Python
5 15 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 13 (4.19%) VB.NET
7 6 (1.94%) 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 (0.97%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.32%) VBA
11 1 (0.32%) VC++
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (11.61%) ISEB
2 19 (6.13%) ISTQB
2 19 (6.13%) Degree
3 8 (2.58%) CCNA
3 8 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (2.26%) CISSP
5 5 (1.61%) CCDP
5 5 (1.61%) MCSE
5 5 (1.61%) CCNP
5 5 (1.61%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.97%) APMP
6 3 (0.97%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 3 (0.97%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.97%) CISA
6 3 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.26%) SLA
2 2 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 30 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.87%) Nmap
3 5 (1.61%) Xen
4 3 (0.97%) XenServer
5 2 (0.65%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.65%) KVM
6 1 (0.32%) vSphere
6 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (4.19%) Nessus
2 12 (3.87%) Nagios
3 10 (3.23%) Puppet
4 5 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.32%) Ansible
5 1 (0.32%) SCCM
5 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.32%) YUM
Vendors
1 46 (14.84%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.94%) VMware
3 24 (7.74%) SAP
4 18 (5.81%) Cisco
5 11 (3.55%) Oracle
6 10 (3.23%) IBM
7 7 (2.26%) HP
8 4 (1.29%) Google
8 4 (1.29%) JDA
9 2 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.65%) Citrix
9 2 (0.65%) Minitab
9 2 (0.65%) T-Plan
10 1 (0.32%) Facebook
10 1 (0.32%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.32%) Teradata
10 1 (0.32%) Casewise
10 1 (0.32%) Veeam
10 1 (0.32%) Sage
10 1 (0.32%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Gym, Parking subs, Flexi time, bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25000 + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + OTE 100k plus £500 p/m Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + 20% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Pack
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 to £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £40 - £45k + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £360 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £200 - £250 per annum + Bene
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £360 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £360 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago