The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 62 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Permanent jobs citing Banking 37 56 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.11% 6.01% 4.32%
As % of the General category 7.81% 13.90% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 34
Average salary £39,750 £38,783 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.49% +6.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £35,783 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.60%
Banking
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
474 403 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 39.80% 43.24% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 420 314 283
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,950 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Banking
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Banking Salary Trend in South Wales

Banking
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in South Wales

Banking
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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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
Cardiff -14 37 £39,750 +2.49% 2
Banking
Wales

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing 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 Banking.

1 61 (53.51%) Finance
2 46 (40.35%) Telecoms
2 46 (40.35%) Degree
3 34 (29.82%) SQL
4 29 (25.44%) Project Management
4 29 (25.44%) Retail
5 26 (22.81%) Unit Testing
6 24 (21.05%) Change Management
7 23 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
8 21 (18.42%) ETL
9 18 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 17 (14.91%) XML
10 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (14.91%) QA
11 16 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (13.16%) HTML
12 15 (13.16%) Java
13 14 (12.28%) OLTP
13 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
13 14 (12.28%) T-SQL
13 14 (12.28%) Business Analysis
13 14 (12.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (11.40%) Web Services
14 13 (11.40%) ISEB
14 13 (11.40%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (10.53%) Cognos
15 12 (10.53%) J2EE
16 11 (9.65%) Continuous Improvement

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Project
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.63%) Fireworks
2 3 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.63%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.88%) SPSS
4 1 (0.88%) EViews
Business Applications
1 10 (8.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (3.51%) INSURE/90
3 1 (0.88%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (12.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (12.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (12.28%) OLTP
4 13 (11.40%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (9.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (8.77%) DTS
6 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.75%) DB2
10 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.88%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.88%) DataStage
10 1 (0.88%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.75%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.88%) Toad
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 61 (53.51%) Finance
2 46 (40.35%) Telecoms
3 29 (25.44%) Retail
4 7 (6.14%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.51%) Billing
6 3 (2.63%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (48.25%) Analyst
2 39 (34.21%) Senior Analyst
3 27 (23.68%) Developer
3 27 (23.68%) Analyst Programmer
3 27 (23.68%) Programmer
3 27 (23.68%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 27 (23.68%) Senior Programmer
4 21 (18.42%) Developer Analyst
4 21 (18.42%) Senior Developer
5 15 (13.16%) Business Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) Test Analyst
6 10 (8.77%) DBA
6 10 (8.77%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) Architect
8 6 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.26%) Business Architect
8 6 (5.26%) Process Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Test Leader
9 5 (4.39%) Microstrategy Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.91%) XML
2 15 (13.16%) HTML
3 13 (11.40%) Web Services
4 12 (10.53%) J2EE
5 11 (9.65%) HTML5
6 10 (8.77%) Hibernate
7 8 (7.02%) Struts
8 7 (6.14%) CSS
9 6 (5.26%) Spring
10 4 (3.51%) DOM
10 4 (3.51%) XSLT
10 4 (3.51%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.51%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (3.51%) Servlets
10 4 (3.51%) SOAP
10 4 (3.51%) .NET
10 4 (3.51%) Spring MVC
10 4 (3.51%) LINQ
10 4 (3.51%) Sass
10 4 (3.51%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.77%) Clustering
1 10 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.02%) User Experience
3 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.63%) Human Factors
4 3 (2.63%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.75%) Open Source
5 2 (1.75%) AS400
5 2 (1.75%) Economics
5 2 (1.75%) Statistics
5 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) Project Management
2 26 (22.81%) Unit Testing
3 24 (21.05%) Change Management
4 23 (20.18%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (18.42%) ETL
6 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (12.28%) Business Analysis
9 11 (9.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (8.77%) Mentoring
10 10 (8.77%) Six Sigma
10 10 (8.77%) Validation
11 9 (7.89%) Migration
11 9 (7.89%) Lean Six Sigma
11 9 (7.89%) Data Migration
11 9 (7.89%) Automation Testing
12 8 (7.02%) OOD
12 8 (7.02%) OO
13 7 (6.14%) Wealth Management
13 7 (6.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.82%) SQL
2 15 (13.16%) Java
3 14 (12.28%) T-SQL
4 9 (7.89%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.39%) RPG
5 5 (4.39%) RPG/400
5 5 (4.39%) RPG IV
6 2 (1.75%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) C
7 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (40.35%) Degree
2 13 (11.40%) ISEB
3 10 (8.77%) ISTQB
4 9 (7.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (3.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) CCA
6 2 (1.75%) APMG
7 1 (0.88%) PMP
7 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.88%) ACCA
7 1 (0.88%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.53%) Cognos
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle
4 6 (5.26%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (3.51%) Guidewire
6 3 (2.63%) Adobe
7 2 (1.75%) Casewise
8 1 (0.88%) Teradata
8 1 (0.88%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Newport
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Package +Car
Posted: 26 days ago