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 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
Retail Banking
Rank 62 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.61% 0.34% -
As % of the General category 1.65% 1.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £37,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
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
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% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) WATIR
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

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%) IT Security Officer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB