The first 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 23 April 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 34 43 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +22
Permanent jobs citing Banking 62 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.98% 4.61% 2.76%
As % of the General category 14.29% 14.55% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 23
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -15.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,783 £32,300 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -5.10%
General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
434 330 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.89% 31.67% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 338 281 351
Average salary £38,783 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £26,276
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Banking
Wales

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +12 61 £38,783 +6.54% 4
Newport - 1 £55,000 -
Banking
Wales

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 74 (73.27%) Telecoms
2 70 (69.31%) Degree
3 68 (67.33%) Unit Testing
4 60 (59.41%) SQL
5 42 (41.58%) Java
6 39 (38.61%) RPG
6 39 (38.61%) RPG IV
7 38 (37.62%) Web Services
8 36 (35.64%) J2EE
9 34 (33.66%) XML
10 29 (28.71%) Hibernate
11 27 (26.73%) HTML
12 25 (24.75%) Relational Database
13 24 (23.76%) DB2
13 24 (23.76%) INSURE/90
14 23 (22.77%) JSP
15 22 (21.78%) RDBMS
16 20 (19.80%) Finance
17 19 (18.81%) Spring
18 15 (14.85%) WebSphere
18 15 (14.85%) Data Migration
18 15 (14.85%) Rational Application Developer
18 15 (14.85%) Migration
18 15 (14.85%) IBM
18 15 (14.85%) ETL
18 15 (14.85%) CSS
18 15 (14.85%) WebSphere Application Server
18 15 (14.85%) Struts
18 15 (14.85%) RAD
18 15 (14.85%) Tomcat

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 15 (14.85%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (14.85%) Tomcat
1 15 (14.85%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.97%) SAS
3 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.97%) MS Project
3 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (23.76%) INSURE/90
2 3 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.99%) DHCP
1 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.99%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.75%) Relational Database
2 24 (23.76%) DB2
3 22 (21.78%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Eclipse
1 15 (14.85%) Rational Application Developer
2 11 (10.89%) Maven
3 7 (6.93%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.94%) Gerrit
4 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.95%) JUnit
6 4 (3.96%) Ant
6 4 (3.96%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (0.99%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.99%) JBehave
7 1 (0.99%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.99%) Hudson
7 1 (0.99%) JIRA
7 1 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 74 (73.27%) Telecoms
2 20 (19.80%) Finance
3 12 (11.88%) Billing
4 4 (3.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (73.27%) Analyst
2 46 (45.54%) Senior Analyst
3 22 (21.78%) Analyst Programmer
3 22 (21.78%) Programmer
3 22 (21.78%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 22 (21.78%) Senior Programmer
4 6 (5.94%) Developer
5 5 (4.95%) Project Manager
6 4 (3.96%) Android Developer
7 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Specialist
7 3 (2.97%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (2.97%) Business Analyst
7 3 (2.97%) Test Analyst
7 3 (2.97%) Architect
7 3 (2.97%) Senior Developer
8 2 (1.98%) Software Architect
8 2 (1.98%) Java Developer
8 2 (1.98%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (1.98%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (1.98%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (37.62%) Web Services
2 36 (35.64%) J2EE
3 34 (33.66%) XML
4 29 (28.71%) Hibernate
5 27 (26.73%) HTML
6 23 (22.77%) JSP
7 19 (18.81%) Spring
8 15 (14.85%) Struts
8 15 (14.85%) CSS
9 12 (11.88%) SOAP
10 8 (7.92%) EJB
10 8 (7.92%) REST
11 7 (6.93%) EJB 3.0
11 7 (6.93%) Servlets
12 4 (3.96%) JSON
13 3 (2.97%) Java EE
14 2 (1.98%) Spring Web Flow
14 2 (1.98%) JPA
15 1 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
15 1 (0.99%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (3.96%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.98%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.99%) AS400
4 1 (0.99%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.95%) Android
2 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (67.33%) Unit Testing
2 15 (14.85%) Migration
2 15 (14.85%) Data Migration
2 15 (14.85%) RAD
2 15 (14.85%) ETL
3 14 (13.86%) MVC
4 12 (11.88%) OO
4 12 (11.88%) Scrum
4 12 (11.88%) Project Management
5 10 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.92%) TDD
6 8 (7.92%) UML
7 7 (6.93%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (6.93%) Software Architecture
8 4 (3.96%) User Stories
8 4 (3.96%) Use Case
8 4 (3.96%) Android Development
8 4 (3.96%) OOP
8 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2
9 3 (2.97%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 60 (59.41%) SQL
2 42 (41.58%) Java
3 39 (38.61%) RPG
3 39 (38.61%) RPG IV
4 15 (14.85%) RPG/400
5 3 (2.97%) VBA
6 1 (0.99%) XQuery
6 1 (0.99%) XPath
6 1 (0.99%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 70 (69.31%) Degree
2 3 (2.97%) APMP
3 2 (1.98%) ISEB
3 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (14.85%) IBM
2 12 (11.88%) Guidewire
3 11 (10.89%) Oracle
4 4 (3.96%) Microsoft