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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 74 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -14
Permanent jobs citing Banking 18 53 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.52% 4.37% 6.03%
As % of the General category 3.67% 10.64% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 52 48
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £29,129 £35,783
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
490 498 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.35% 41.09% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 394 430 325
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 -36 10 £40,000 -
Newport - 5 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £45,000 -
Banking
Wales

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 20 (60.61%) Telecoms
3 14 (42.42%) Degree
4 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 8 (24.24%) HTML
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) XML
7 7 (21.21%) Web Services
7 7 (21.21%) Retail
8 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 5 (15.15%) Java
9 5 (15.15%) C#
9 5 (15.15%) .NET
9 5 (15.15%) J2EE
9 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
9 5 (15.15%) SLA
9 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
9 5 (15.15%) Big Data
9 5 (15.15%) Business Transformation
9 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (15.15%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (12.12%) Guidewire
10 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
10 4 (12.12%) People Management
10 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (12.12%) iSeries
10 4 (12.12%) RPG/400
10 4 (12.12%) RPG IV

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) DHCP
1 4 (12.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Big Data
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) JMeter
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
2 20 (60.61%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.21%) Retail
4 4 (12.12%) Billing
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Analyst Programmer
2 10 (30.30%) Programmer
3 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Programmer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Support Technician
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Technician
6 4 (12.12%) Server Support
6 4 (12.12%) Server Technician
6 4 (12.12%) Support Technician
6 4 (12.12%) Wintel Server Technician
6 4 (12.12%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
1 8 (24.24%) XML
2 7 (21.21%) Web Services
3 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
3 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
3 5 (15.15%) J2EE
4 4 (12.12%) CSS
4 4 (12.12%) Struts
5 3 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.06%) jQuery
6 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (6.06%) WCF
7 1 (3.03%) Java EE
7 1 (3.03%) JPA
7 1 (3.03%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (12.12%) iSeries
3 4 (12.12%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Business Transformation
4 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.12%) People Management
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) Software Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) OOD
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) RPG
4 4 (12.12%) RPG IV
4 4 (12.12%) RPG/400
5 3 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) COBOL
6 1 (3.03%) JCL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Guidewire
1 4 (12.12%) VMware
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Planview
4 1 (3.03%) SAP