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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 45 36 47
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Banking 54 62 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.50% 6.16% 4.59%
As % of the General category 11.00% 14.83% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 53 49 45
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £35,783 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
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
491 418 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 40.92% 41.55% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 428 329 281
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 £26,500 £25,450 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,200
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -6 54 £40,000 +3.13%
Banking
Wales

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 77 (60.63%) Finance
2 52 (40.94%) Telecoms
3 51 (40.16%) Degree
4 35 (27.56%) Project Management
5 33 (25.98%) SQL
6 25 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (19.69%) Retail
6 25 (19.69%) Unit Testing
7 22 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (16.54%) Change Management
8 21 (16.54%) Java
9 19 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (14.17%) Business Analysis
11 17 (13.39%) ISEB
12 16 (12.60%) ETL
12 16 (12.60%) Six Sigma
12 16 (12.60%) Business Transformation
12 16 (12.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (11.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 15 (11.81%) Web Services
14 13 (10.24%) XML
14 13 (10.24%) HTML
14 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
14 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
14 13 (10.24%) Validation
14 13 (10.24%) QA
15 12 (9.45%) ISTQB
15 12 (9.45%) Automation Testing
15 12 (9.45%) Migration

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.36%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) MS Office
3 4 (3.15%) MS Project
4 3 (2.36%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.36%) Fireworks
4 3 (2.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (2.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.79%) EViews
6 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (3.94%) INSURE/90
3 1 (0.79%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) GitHub
1 1 (0.79%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (7.87%) OLTP
3 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (7.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (7.09%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.72%) DTS
6 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.94%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.36%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.36%) DB2
10 2 (1.57%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.79%) Cognos Report Studio
11 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.57%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.57%) JUnit
2 2 (1.57%) Toad
2 2 (1.57%) Maven
2 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.79%) TestNG
3 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.79%) Hudson
3 1 (0.79%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.79%) Ant
3 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.79%) JMeter
3 1 (0.79%) NetBeans
General
1 77 (60.63%) Finance
2 52 (40.94%) Telecoms
3 25 (19.69%) Retail
4 9 (7.09%) Back Office
5 7 (5.51%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.72%) Legal
7 4 (3.15%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.15%) Billing
8 3 (2.36%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.79%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (47.24%) Analyst
2 40 (31.50%) Senior Analyst
3 29 (22.83%) Developer
4 25 (19.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 25 (19.69%) Programmer
4 25 (19.69%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 25 (19.69%) Senior Programmer
5 22 (17.32%) Senior Developer
5 22 (17.32%) Developer Analyst
6 19 (14.96%) Business Analyst
7 13 (10.24%) Test Analyst
7 13 (10.24%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (7.87%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.51%) Architect
10 6 (4.72%) DBA
10 6 (4.72%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Business Architect
10 6 (4.72%) Process Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) RPG Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Microstrategy Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.81%) Web Services
2 13 (10.24%) XML
2 13 (10.24%) HTML
3 11 (8.66%) J2EE
4 10 (7.87%) Hibernate
5 9 (7.09%) HTML5
6 8 (6.30%) Struts
6 8 (6.30%) CSS
7 7 (5.51%) Spring
7 7 (5.51%) SOAP
8 5 (3.94%) Sass
8 5 (3.94%) LESS
8 5 (3.94%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.15%) Entity Framework
9 4 (3.15%) LINQ to SQL
9 4 (3.15%) Spring MVC
9 4 (3.15%) LINQ
9 4 (3.15%) Servlets
9 4 (3.15%) DOM
9 4 (3.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.09%) User Experience
3 6 (4.72%) Clustering
4 5 (3.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.36%) Human Factors
5 3 (2.36%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.57%) Economics
6 2 (1.57%) Statistics
6 2 (1.57%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.57%) AS400
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.79%) iSeries
7 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.56%) Project Management
2 25 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (19.69%) Unit Testing
3 22 (17.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (16.54%) Change Management
5 19 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (14.17%) Business Analysis
7 16 (12.60%) Six Sigma
7 16 (12.60%) ETL
7 16 (12.60%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (12.60%) Business Transformation
8 13 (10.24%) Validation
9 12 (9.45%) Migration
9 12 (9.45%) Automation Testing
10 9 (7.09%) Lean Six Sigma
10 9 (7.09%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.30%) OO
11 8 (6.30%) PRINCE
11 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.30%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.98%) SQL
2 21 (16.54%) Java
3 10 (7.87%) T-SQL
4 9 (7.09%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.94%) RPG/400
5 5 (3.94%) RPG IV
5 5 (3.94%) RPG
6 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.79%) C
7 1 (0.79%) C++
7 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.79%) Scala
7 1 (0.79%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (40.16%) Degree
2 17 (13.39%) ISEB
3 15 (11.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 12 (9.45%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.72%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (3.94%) PMP
6 5 (3.94%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.15%) APMP
8 2 (1.57%) APMG
8 2 (1.57%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.57%) CCA
9 1 (0.79%) ACCA
9 1 (0.79%) CIMA
9 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.79%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.24%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) Oracle
2 8 (6.30%) Cognos
3 5 (3.94%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (3.15%) Guidewire
5 3 (2.36%) Adobe
6 2 (1.57%) Casewise
7 1 (0.79%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.79%) PeopleSoft