The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 16 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 5.08% 12.00% 31.91%
As % of the General category 11.54% 17.65% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 15
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
General Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
26 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 44.07% 68.00% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 21
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,850 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Finance
Wales

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Finance
Salary Trend in North Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the North Wales region.

Finance Salary Trend in North Wales

Finance
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in North Wales

Finance
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham - 2 £50,000 -
Gwynedd - 1 £35,000 -
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Compact Framework
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) VB6
4 3 (30.00%) WinForms
4 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (30.00%) OOD
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
1 1 (10.00%) VPLS
1 1 (10.00%) RIP
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) OSPF
1 1 (10.00%) BGP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Product Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (30.00%) WinForms
2 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) JSTL
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) DHTML
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) XSL
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) ODBC
3 1 (10.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (20.00%) Firmware
3 2 (20.00%) DTV
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) OOD
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) VB6
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCSP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCIP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCDA
2 1 (10.00%) CCDP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp