The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 262 327 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.96% 26.61% 19.41%
As % of the General category 58.48% 61.70% 51.29%
Number of salaries quoted 225 298 165
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
Finance
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
448 530 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 39.26% 43.12% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 380 452 347
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,216 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Finance
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Finance Salary Trend in South Wales

Finance
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in South Wales

Finance
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -2 166 £41,000 +5.12% 18
Newport +3 75 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 9 £42,500 -
Torfaen +16 4 £68,750 +100.72%
Caerphilly +5 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Finance.

1 189 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (25.98%) SQL
3 107 (20.00%) Project Management
4 91 (17.01%) Degree
5 86 (16.07%) SDLC
6 84 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
7 78 (14.58%) Advertising
7 78 (14.58%) PRINCE2
8 68 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 60 (11.21%) ISEB
10 58 (10.84%) Microsoft
10 58 (10.84%) Business Analysis
11 56 (10.47%) SQL Server
12 42 (7.85%) C#
13 41 (7.66%) .NET
14 39 (7.29%) ITIL
15 36 (6.73%) Oracle
16 35 (6.54%) Scrum
17 34 (6.36%) AS400
17 34 (6.36%) RPG
17 34 (6.36%) Coaching
17 34 (6.36%) Waterfall
18 33 (6.17%) T-SQL
19 32 (5.98%) CRM
19 32 (5.98%) Migration
19 32 (5.98%) RPG IV
20 30 (5.61%) Windows
20 30 (5.61%) Java
20 30 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
21 29 (5.42%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (2.80%) IIS
2 12 (2.24%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.50%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.31%) Apache
5 6 (1.12%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.75%) CMS
6 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.56%) Drupal
7 3 (0.56%) SAS
7 3 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.56%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 29 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.23%) MS Project
3 25 (4.67%) MS Office
4 7 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.43%) SAP CRM
1 13 (2.43%) SAP IS-U
1 13 (2.43%) SAP PM
2 8 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) EQXanite
6 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.56%) SaaS
4 2 (0.37%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.18%) LAN
2 16 (2.99%) Firewall
3 15 (2.80%) WAN
4 11 (2.06%) SAN
5 7 (1.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (0.75%) DHCP
6 4 (0.75%) DNS
6 4 (0.75%) SSL
7 3 (0.56%) NAS
8 2 (0.37%) Internet
8 2 (0.37%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.37%) Skype
9 1 (0.19%) ExtremeXOS
9 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.19%) VoIP
9 1 (0.19%) VPN
9 1 (0.19%) WebEx
9 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (3.36%) Relational Database
4 15 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.43%) MySQL
7 10 (1.87%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.31%) DB2
10 5 (0.93%) Big Data
10 5 (0.93%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (0.93%) SQLPlus
11 4 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.75%) SQLite
12 3 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (5.42%) SoapUI
2 7 (1.31%) JUnit
2 7 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.93%) Selenium
5 4 (0.75%) ClearQuest
5 4 (0.75%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.37%) Appium
6 2 (0.37%) Calabash
6 2 (0.37%) eggPlant
6 2 (0.37%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.37%) JIRA
6 2 (0.37%) JMeter
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.37%) Robotium
7 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.19%) NMock
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 78 (14.58%) Advertising
2 28 (5.23%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.11%) Banking
4 13 (2.43%) Billing
5 12 (2.24%) Legal
6 10 (1.87%) Electronics
6 10 (1.87%) Marketing
7 9 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.50%) Games
9 6 (1.12%) Law
9 6 (1.12%) Retail
10 4 (0.75%) Czech Language
10 4 (0.75%) German Language
11 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 178 (33.27%) Analyst
2 98 (18.32%) Developer
3 85 (15.89%) Business Analyst
4 56 (10.47%) Project Manager
5 52 (9.72%) Test Analyst
6 41 (7.66%) Consultant
7 34 (6.36%) RPG Developer
8 32 (5.98%) AS400 Developer
9 25 (4.67%) Agile Project Manager
10 23 (4.30%) PMO Manager
11 21 (3.93%) Senior Developer
12 20 (3.74%) Financial Services Project Manager
13 17 (3.18%) Data Engineer
13 17 (3.18%) Data Migration Engineer
13 17 (3.18%) Migration Engineer
14 16 (2.99%) Architect
14 16 (2.99%) SQL Analyst
15 15 (2.80%) Business Consultant
15 15 (2.80%) C++ Developer
16 14 (2.62%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (7.66%) .NET
2 28 (5.23%) HTML
2 28 (5.23%) SOAP
3 27 (5.05%) ASP.NET
3 27 (5.05%) XML
4 25 (4.67%) CSS
5 18 (3.36%) Web Services
6 11 (2.06%) Ajax
7 10 (1.87%) jQuery
8 8 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (1.50%) COM
8 8 (1.50%) MSMQ
8 8 (1.50%) Spring
8 8 (1.50%) WCF
9 7 (1.31%) AngularJS
9 7 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (1.31%) Hibernate
9 7 (1.31%) HTML5
10 6 (1.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (1.12%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 84 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.36%) AS400
3 15 (2.80%) Fintech
4 10 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.31%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.31%) iSeries
6 7 (1.31%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (1.12%) PMI
8 5 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.75%) Replication
10 3 (0.56%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.56%) Statistics
10 3 (0.56%) User Experience
11 2 (0.37%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.37%) CMDB
11 2 (0.37%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.37%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.19%) Copywriting
12 1 (0.19%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.61%) Windows
2 22 (4.11%) Linux
3 14 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (2.43%) Unix
5 12 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.12%) Android
6 6 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.12%) VyOS
6 6 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.93%) Solaris
8 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.37%) pSOS
9 2 (0.37%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.19%) AIX
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (35.33%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (20.00%) Project Management
3 86 (16.07%) SDLC
4 78 (14.58%) PRINCE2
5 68 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (10.84%) Business Analysis
7 39 (7.29%) ITIL
8 35 (6.54%) Scrum
9 34 (6.36%) Coaching
9 34 (6.36%) Waterfall
10 32 (5.98%) CRM
10 32 (5.98%) Migration
11 30 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (5.05%) Test Scripting
13 26 (4.86%) Mentoring
14 25 (4.67%) Software Engineering
15 24 (4.49%) CMMI
15 24 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (3.93%) Software Delivery
17 20 (3.74%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 139 (25.98%) SQL
2 42 (7.85%) C#
3 34 (6.36%) RPG
4 33 (6.17%) T-SQL
5 32 (5.98%) RPG IV
6 30 (5.61%) Java
7 28 (5.23%) JavaScript
8 18 (3.36%) C++
9 13 (2.43%) C
10 12 (2.24%) Python
11 11 (2.06%) PHP
12 10 (1.87%) R
12 10 (1.87%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.50%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.12%) RPG/400
14 6 (1.12%) VB
15 4 (0.75%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.75%) Delphi
15 4 (0.75%) Korn
15 4 (0.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 91 (17.01%) Degree
2 60 (11.21%) ISEB
3 26 (4.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 21 (3.93%) CBAP
5 18 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (2.99%) ISTQB
7 13 (2.43%) IIBA
8 12 (2.24%) PMI Certification
9 11 (2.06%) CCNA
9 11 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (1.68%) HND
11 7 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.12%) CCSA
12 6 (1.12%) CCSE
12 6 (1.12%) PMP
13 3 (0.56%) MCSE
13 3 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.37%) MCP
14 2 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.55%) QA
2 13 (2.43%) SLA
3 10 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.87%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.37%) XenApp
5 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.37%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.37%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.19%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 58 (10.84%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.73%) Oracle
3 24 (4.49%) SAP
4 22 (4.11%) Cisco
4 22 (4.11%) VMware
5 9 (1.68%) CheckPoint
5 9 (1.68%) Extreme Networks
6 8 (1.50%) Adobe
7 7 (1.31%) F5
7 7 (1.31%) IBM
8 6 (1.12%) Brocade
8 6 (1.12%) CA
8 6 (1.12%) Juniper
8 6 (1.12%) Remedy
8 6 (1.12%) SolarWinds
8 6 (1.12%) Vyatta
9 5 (0.93%) Informatica
9 5 (0.93%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.75%) NetApp
10 4 (0.75%) Sage
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £29000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Airbus Group Careers
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cas-gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + share options
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Talentspa
Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago