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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 257 279 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.45% 23.83% 17.18%
As % of the General category 56.86% 58.61% 41.59%
Number of salaries quoted 221 259 140
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,452 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £59,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
452 476 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 39.48% 40.65% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 369 406 354
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 27 May 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 27 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
(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 -2 156 £41,000 - 14
Newport +3 71 £45,000 +21.62% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 12 £41,750 - 1
Caerphilly +14 3 £68,500 +95.71%
Torfaen +10 3 £70,000 +94.44%
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 190 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (25.05%) SQL
3 92 (17.20%) Project Management
4 79 (14.77%) PRINCE2
5 78 (14.58%) Degree
5 78 (14.58%) SDLC
6 73 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 71 (13.27%) Advertising
8 59 (11.03%) Microsoft
9 58 (10.84%) ISEB
10 55 (10.28%) SQL Server
11 53 (9.91%) Business Analysis
12 52 (9.72%) .NET
13 50 (9.35%) C#
14 47 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 41 (7.66%) RPG
16 40 (7.48%) ITIL
17 38 (7.10%) Scrum
17 38 (7.10%) RPG IV
18 37 (6.92%) AS400
18 37 (6.92%) Oracle
19 35 (6.54%) Windows
20 33 (6.17%) JavaScript
20 33 (6.17%) Coaching
21 32 (5.98%) ASP.NET
21 32 (5.98%) Migration
22 31 (5.79%) MS Project
22 31 (5.79%) HTML
22 31 (5.79%) SoapUI
23 30 (5.61%) CSS

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 19 (3.55%) IIS
2 16 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.93%) SAS
4 4 (0.75%) Apache
4 4 (0.75%) CMS
4 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.56%) Drupal
5 3 (0.56%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (5.79%) MS Project
2 28 (5.23%) MS Excel
3 22 (4.11%) MS Office
4 5 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.19%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (2.24%) SAP CRM
1 12 (2.24%) SAP IS-U
1 12 (2.24%) SAP PM
2 8 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.67%) Firewall
2 19 (3.55%) LAN
3 17 (3.18%) WAN
4 10 (1.87%) SAN
5 9 (1.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (1.31%) DHCP
6 7 (1.31%) DNS
7 4 (0.75%) IP Telephony
7 4 (0.75%) VPN
7 4 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.56%) NAS
9 2 (0.37%) Internet
9 2 (0.37%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.37%) Skype
10 1 (0.19%) ExtremeXOS
10 1 (0.19%) VoIP
10 1 (0.19%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.55%) Relational Database
3 15 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.24%) MySQL
6 10 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database
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%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 31 (5.79%) SoapUI
2 9 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.12%) Selenium
3 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.93%) ClearQuest
5 4 (0.75%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.75%) JUnit
6 3 (0.56%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.37%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.37%) JIRA
8 1 (0.19%) Appium
8 1 (0.19%) Calabash
8 1 (0.19%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.19%) NMock
8 1 (0.19%) NUnit
8 1 (0.19%) Robotium
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 71 (13.27%) Advertising
2 27 (5.05%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.74%) Banking
4 19 (3.55%) Legal
5 12 (2.24%) Billing
5 12 (2.24%) Marketing
6 10 (1.87%) Electronics
6 10 (1.87%) Law
7 9 (1.68%) Games
7 9 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.50%) Czech Language
8 8 (1.50%) German Language
9 6 (1.12%) Retail
10 5 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 167 (31.21%) Analyst
2 109 (20.37%) Developer
3 76 (14.21%) Business Analyst
4 56 (10.47%) Test Analyst
5 52 (9.72%) Project Manager
6 37 (6.92%) RPG Developer
7 35 (6.54%) AS400 Developer
8 28 (5.23%) Consultant
8 28 (5.23%) PMO Manager
9 25 (4.67%) Senior Developer
10 23 (4.30%) Agile Project Manager
11 21 (3.93%) C++ Developer
12 20 (3.74%) Financial Services Project Manager
13 19 (3.55%) .NET Developer
13 19 (3.55%) SQL Analyst
14 18 (3.36%) Junior
14 18 (3.36%) Software Developer
15 17 (3.18%) Data Migration Engineer
15 17 (3.18%) Migration Engineer
15 17 (3.18%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.72%) .NET
2 32 (5.98%) ASP.NET
3 31 (5.79%) HTML
4 30 (5.61%) CSS
4 30 (5.61%) SOAP
4 30 (5.61%) XML
5 19 (3.55%) Web Services
6 12 (2.24%) jQuery
7 11 (2.06%) Ajax
8 10 (1.87%) WCF
9 9 (1.68%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.68%) MSMQ
10 8 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (1.50%) COM
10 8 (1.50%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (1.31%) HTML5
12 6 (1.12%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.12%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 6 (1.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.92%) AS400
3 12 (2.24%) Fintech
4 10 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.87%) PMI
5 9 (1.68%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.31%) iSeries
6 7 (1.31%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (1.12%) Statistics
8 5 (0.93%) Credit Risk
8 5 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.75%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.75%) User Experience
10 2 (0.37%) Blog
10 2 (0.37%) CMDB
10 2 (0.37%) Copywriting
10 2 (0.37%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.37%) Social Media
11 1 (0.19%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.54%) Windows
2 27 (5.05%) Linux
3 18 (3.36%) Unix
3 18 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.50%) VyOS
5 8 (1.50%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.31%) Android
6 7 (1.31%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.93%) Solaris
8 3 (0.56%) pSOS
8 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
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
1 190 (35.51%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (17.20%) Project Management
3 79 (14.77%) PRINCE2
4 78 (14.58%) SDLC
5 53 (9.91%) Business Analysis
6 47 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (7.48%) ITIL
8 38 (7.10%) Scrum
9 33 (6.17%) Coaching
10 32 (5.98%) Migration
11 29 (5.42%) Software Engineering
12 28 (5.23%) Test Scripting
13 27 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (5.05%) CMMI
13 27 (5.05%) CRM
13 27 (5.05%) Waterfall
14 24 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (4.49%) MVC
15 23 (4.30%) Project Planning
16 21 (3.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 134 (25.05%) SQL
2 50 (9.35%) C#
3 41 (7.66%) RPG
4 38 (7.10%) RPG IV
5 33 (6.17%) JavaScript
6 24 (4.49%) C++
6 24 (4.49%) T-SQL
7 23 (4.30%) Java
8 15 (2.80%) R
9 13 (2.43%) VB.NET
10 12 (2.24%) Python
11 11 (2.06%) PHP
12 10 (1.87%) C
13 6 (1.12%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.12%) RPG/400
13 6 (1.12%) VB
14 5 (0.93%) Delphi
15 4 (0.75%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.75%) Korn
16 3 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 78 (14.58%) Degree
2 58 (10.84%) ISEB
3 28 (5.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 21 (3.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (3.18%) CCNA
5 17 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (2.99%) ISTQB
7 15 (2.80%) PMI Certification
8 14 (2.62%) CBAP
9 10 (1.87%) IIBA
9 10 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.50%) CCSA
10 8 (1.50%) CCSE
11 5 (0.93%) CISMP
11 5 (0.93%) HND
11 5 (0.93%) PMP
12 3 (0.56%) MCSE
12 3 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (2.80%) PCI DSS
1 15 (2.80%) QA
2 13 (2.43%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.75%) vSphere
5 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.37%) XenApp
6 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 10 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.37%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.37%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.19%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 59 (11.03%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.92%) Oracle
3 28 (5.23%) Cisco
3 28 (5.23%) VMware
4 22 (4.11%) SAP
5 15 (2.80%) CheckPoint
5 15 (2.80%) Extreme Networks
6 11 (2.06%) IBM
7 9 (1.68%) F5
8 8 (1.50%) Brocade
8 8 (1.50%) CA
8 8 (1.50%) Juniper
8 8 (1.50%) SolarWinds
8 8 (1.50%) Vyatta
9 6 (1.12%) Avaya
9 6 (1.12%) Remedy
10 5 (0.93%) Informatica
10 5 (0.93%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.93%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.75%) NetApp
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