The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 67 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.46% - 1.39%
As % of the General category 1.05% - 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £30,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Retail Banking
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
286 175 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.87% 43.32% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 250 151 189
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +17.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £30,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Cardiff region.

Retail Banking Salary Trend in Cardiff

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Retail Banking 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 Retail Banking.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (75.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Economics
3 2 (50.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) WATIR
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) R
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) EViews
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) SPSS
4 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Retail Banking 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) EViews
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WATIR
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Economics
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB