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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 27 23 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +38
Permanent jobs citing Banking 76 95 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.66% 8.62% 2.45%
As % of the General category 15.87% 20.97% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 49 90 16
Average salary £30,565 £40,783 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.05% -0.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,452 £35,783 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £68,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
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
479 453 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.98% 41.11% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 418 402 295
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
Cardiff +8 69 £31,750 -29.44% 10
Newport -18 5 £30,565 -19.93%
Bridgend - 1 £30,000 -
Banking
Wales

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 45 (43.27%) Finance
2 43 (41.35%) Telecoms
2 43 (41.35%) Degree
3 35 (33.65%) Retail
4 33 (31.73%) SQL
5 30 (28.85%) Unit Testing
6 22 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (20.19%) XML
8 20 (19.23%) ETL
9 18 (17.31%) Change Management
9 18 (17.31%) QA
10 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
10 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
11 16 (15.38%) Java
11 16 (15.38%) ISEB
11 16 (15.38%) Project Management
12 15 (14.42%) J2EE
12 15 (14.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (13.46%) T-SQL
13 14 (13.46%) OLTP
13 14 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (13.46%) Hibernate
13 14 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (12.50%) ISTQB
15 12 (11.54%) Mentoring
15 12 (11.54%) Clustering
15 12 (11.54%) Web Services
15 12 (11.54%) Cognos

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (1.92%) SAS
2 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (0.96%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.85%) MS Office
3 3 (2.88%) MS Project
4 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.96%) EViews
5 1 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (3.85%) INSURE/90
3 1 (0.96%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) DHCP
1 2 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (13.46%) OLTP
4 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (9.62%) DTS
6 6 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.92%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.96%) DB2
9 1 (0.96%) DataStage
9 1 (0.96%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (0.96%) WATIR
2 1 (0.96%) Selenium
2 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.96%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.96%) JMeter
General
1 45 (43.27%) Finance
2 43 (41.35%) Telecoms
3 35 (33.65%) Retail
4 5 (4.81%) Billing
5 4 (3.85%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Welsh Language
7 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (49.04%) Analyst
2 39 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
3 26 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 26 (25.00%) Programmer
3 26 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 26 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
4 25 (24.04%) Developer
5 21 (20.19%) Senior Developer
5 21 (20.19%) Developer Analyst
6 12 (11.54%) Test Analyst
7 11 (10.58%) Senior Test Analyst
8 10 (9.62%) DBA
8 10 (9.62%) Business Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) Java Developer
10 7 (6.73%) Architect
11 6 (5.77%) Business Architect
12 5 (4.81%) Microstrategy Developer
12 5 (4.81%) Test Leader
13 4 (3.85%) Senior ETL Developer
13 4 (3.85%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.19%) XML
2 15 (14.42%) J2EE
3 14 (13.46%) Hibernate
4 12 (11.54%) HTML
4 12 (11.54%) Web Services
5 9 (8.65%) Struts
5 9 (8.65%) Spring
6 6 (5.77%) HTML5
7 4 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (3.85%) LINQ to SQL
7 4 (3.85%) REST
7 4 (3.85%) JSON
7 4 (3.85%) Spring MVC
7 4 (3.85%) LINQ
7 4 (3.85%) Servlets
7 4 (3.85%) DOM
7 4 (3.85%) XSLT
8 3 (2.88%) .NET
9 1 (0.96%) CSS
9 1 (0.96%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Clustering
2 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.85%) Open Source
4 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) AS400
5 1 (0.96%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.92%) Windows
1 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
1 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) Unit Testing
2 22 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (19.23%) ETL
4 18 (17.31%) Change Management
5 16 (15.38%) Project Management
6 14 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (11.54%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.62%) Automation Testing
8 10 (9.62%) Validation
8 10 (9.62%) OOD
9 9 (8.65%) Migration
9 9 (8.65%) Data Migration
10 8 (7.69%) Test Strategy
10 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (7.69%) Scrum
11 7 (6.73%) OO
11 7 (6.73%) Business Analysis
12 5 (4.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (4.81%) Manual Testing
13 4 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 33 (31.73%) SQL
2 16 (15.38%) Java
3 14 (13.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.81%) RPG/400
4 5 (4.81%) RPG IV
4 5 (4.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.81%) RPG
5 2 (1.92%) C
5 2 (1.92%) C#
6 1 (0.96%) C++
6 1 (0.96%) R
6 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 43 (41.35%) Degree
2 16 (15.38%) ISEB
3 13 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.92%) APMG
5 2 (1.92%) CISSP
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.96%) ACCA
6 1 (0.96%) CIMA
6 1 (0.96%) CCA
6 1 (0.96%) MCP
6 1 (0.96%) MCSE
6 1 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.31%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.92%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) Cognos
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle
3 6 (5.77%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (4.81%) Guidewire
5 2 (1.92%) VMware
5 2 (1.92%) Teradata
5 2 (1.92%) Casewise
5 2 (1.92%) T-Plan
6 1 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.96%) IBM
6 1 (0.96%) Citrix
6 1 (0.96%) Hyperion
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