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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 272 223 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.28% 19.96% 21.37%
As % of the General category 59.91% 53.48% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 231 203 214
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £54,550
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
454 417 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.19% 37.33% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 397 361 373
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +1 162 £40,000 - 7
Newport 0 77 £40,000 - 1
Neath Port Talbot +12 18 £37,500 +7.14%
Blaenau Gwent - 3 - -
Caerphilly +3 2 £18,000 -47.05%
Torfaen - 2 - -
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 178 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (29.12%) SQL
3 86 (16.48%) Degree
3 86 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (15.71%) Project Management
5 79 (15.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 76 (14.56%) Advertising
7 75 (14.37%) Waterfall
8 73 (13.98%) Microsoft
9 70 (13.41%) ITIL
10 68 (13.03%) ISEB
11 60 (11.49%) SDLC
12 50 (9.58%) Telecoms
13 49 (9.39%) SQL Server
14 47 (9.00%) Scrum
15 44 (8.43%) Business Analysis
16 42 (8.05%) LAN
17 41 (7.85%) VMware
18 40 (7.66%) Avaya
19 39 (7.47%) Banking
19 39 (7.47%) Process Improvement
20 38 (7.28%) Java
21 37 (7.09%) Linux
21 37 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
22 36 (6.90%) Data Modelling
22 36 (6.90%) PRINCE2
22 36 (6.90%) QA
23 35 (6.70%) User Acceptance Testing
23 35 (6.70%) Windows
23 35 (6.70%) Fintech

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 12 (2.30%) SAS
2 10 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.72%) Apache
3 9 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.34%) JBoss
5 6 (1.15%) Apache Pig
5 6 (1.15%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.96%) CMS
6 5 (0.96%) nginx
6 5 (0.96%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.77%) IIS
8 3 (0.57%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.19%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.60%) MS Office
3 14 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.77%) MS Project
6 2 (0.38%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 8 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.38%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) EQXanite
4 1 (0.19%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.19%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.11%) IaaS
2 11 (2.11%) PaaS
3 5 (0.96%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.77%) Bluemix
4 4 (0.77%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (0.57%) SaaS
6 2 (0.38%) GitHub
6 2 (0.38%) Office 365
7 1 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.05%) LAN
2 26 (4.98%) Firewall
3 21 (4.02%) DNS
3 21 (4.02%) VPN
4 19 (3.64%) DHCP
5 17 (3.26%) Internet
5 17 (3.26%) MPLS
5 17 (3.26%) Unified Communications
5 17 (3.26%) VoIP
5 17 (3.26%) WAN
6 11 (2.11%) BIG-IP
7 10 (1.92%) BGP
7 10 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (1.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 10 (1.92%) OSPF
8 9 (1.72%) SSL
9 8 (1.53%) SAN
10 6 (1.15%) SMS
11 5 (0.96%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.53%) Hadoop
7 7 (1.34%) Big Data
7 7 (1.34%) MySQL
7 7 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.15%) Apache Hive
9 5 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.77%) Mahout
10 4 (0.77%) OLAP
10 4 (0.77%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (0.77%) SAS EBI
11 3 (0.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (3.83%) Selenium
2 14 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.49%) JUnit
4 12 (2.30%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.72%) WebDriver
6 7 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.34%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.96%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.96%) PhantomJS
7 5 (0.96%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.77%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.57%) JIRA
9 3 (0.57%) Maven
10 2 (0.38%) Calabash
10 2 (0.38%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.38%) JMeter
10 2 (0.38%) NMock
10 2 (0.38%) NUnit
10 2 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 76 (14.56%) Advertising
2 50 (9.58%) Telecoms
3 39 (7.47%) Banking
4 18 (3.45%) Marketing
5 12 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.53%) Electronics
7 7 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.15%) Retail
9 5 (0.96%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.96%) Welsh Language
10 3 (0.57%) Legal
11 2 (0.38%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Billing
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 192 (36.78%) Analyst
2 104 (19.92%) Developer
3 73 (13.98%) Business Analyst
4 48 (9.20%) Support Analyst
5 36 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 35 (6.70%) Test Analyst
7 32 (6.13%) Applications Support
7 32 (6.13%) Applications Support Analyst
8 30 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
9 27 (5.17%) Consultant
9 27 (5.17%) Java Developer
10 23 (4.41%) Architect
10 23 (4.41%) Senior Developer
11 20 (3.83%) Network Engineer
12 17 (3.26%) Cisco Architect
13 16 (3.07%) .NET Developer
14 15 (2.87%) Service Manager
15 14 (2.68%) Administrator
16 13 (2.49%) SQL Developer
16 13 (2.49%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.13%) .NET
2 31 (5.94%) HTML
3 30 (5.75%) SOAP
4 29 (5.56%) CSS
5 23 (4.41%) jQuery
6 22 (4.21%) REST
6 22 (4.21%) Web Services
7 18 (3.45%) Spring
8 17 (3.26%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.30%) Ajax
10 10 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (1.92%) CSS3
10 10 (1.92%) HTML5
11 9 (1.72%) J2EE
11 9 (1.72%) JPA
11 9 (1.72%) RESTful
11 9 (1.72%) WCF
12 8 (1.53%) Apache Camel
12 8 (1.53%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (1.34%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 86 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.70%) Fintech
3 33 (6.32%) iSeries
4 22 (4.21%) Statistics
5 19 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.45%) User Experience
7 12 (2.30%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.11%) AS400
8 11 (2.11%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.92%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.53%) Social Media
11 6 (1.15%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.96%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.96%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.96%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.77%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.77%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.77%) Economics
13 4 (0.77%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.09%) Linux
2 35 (6.70%) Windows
3 25 (4.79%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.87%) Unix
5 13 (2.49%) VyOS
6 7 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.96%) Android
8 5 (0.96%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.77%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.57%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.38%) CentOS
11 2 (0.38%) Solaris
11 2 (0.38%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (15.71%) Project Management
3 79 (15.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 75 (14.37%) Waterfall
5 70 (13.41%) ITIL
6 60 (11.49%) SDLC
7 47 (9.00%) Scrum
8 44 (8.43%) Business Analysis
9 39 (7.47%) Process Improvement
10 37 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (6.90%) Data Modelling
11 36 (6.90%) PRINCE2
12 35 (6.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 30 (5.75%) Validation
14 29 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
15 28 (5.36%) CRM
15 28 (5.36%) Test Scripting
16 27 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (4.98%) Mentoring
17 26 (4.98%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 152 (29.12%) SQL
2 38 (7.28%) Java
3 33 (6.32%) JavaScript
4 31 (5.94%) T-SQL
5 27 (5.17%) C#
6 23 (4.41%) C
7 17 (3.26%) Python
8 14 (2.68%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.49%) Scala
10 12 (2.30%) RPG
11 11 (2.11%) PHP
12 10 (1.92%) RPG IV
13 7 (1.34%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.34%) RPG/400
14 6 (1.15%) R
14 6 (1.15%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.96%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.77%) ABAP
16 4 (0.77%) Perl
17 3 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (16.48%) Degree
2 68 (13.03%) ISEB
3 34 (6.51%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
5 25 (4.79%) CCNP
6 17 (3.26%) CCNA
7 12 (2.30%) CBAP
7 12 (2.30%) ISTQB
8 11 (2.11%) HND
8 11 (2.11%) PMP
9 9 (1.72%) IIBA
10 7 (1.34%) CCNP Voice
10 7 (1.34%) CCVP
11 6 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.96%) PMI Certification
13 4 (0.77%) CISSP
13 4 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.90%) QA
2 14 (2.68%) SLA
3 6 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.96%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.19%) P3O
System Software
1 22 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (3.64%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.72%) Docker
3 9 (1.72%) vSphere
4 3 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.38%) HDFS
6 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (1.53%) Ansible
1 8 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.53%) Puppet
2 7 (1.34%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.57%) Nagios
4 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.19%) Kibana
4 1 (0.19%) logstash
4 1 (0.19%) Nessus
4 1 (0.19%) Nmap
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.85%) VMware
3 40 (7.66%) Avaya
4 31 (5.94%) CheckPoint
5 30 (5.75%) Cisco
6 25 (4.79%) F5
7 22 (4.21%) Oracle
7 22 (4.21%) Vyatta
8 19 (3.64%) SAP
9 16 (3.07%) Extreme Networks
10 12 (2.30%) IBM
11 8 (1.53%) Brocade
11 8 (1.53%) SolarWinds
11 8 (1.53%) Splunk
12 7 (1.34%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.34%) Sage
12 7 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.15%) Cadence
13 6 (1.15%) Juniper
14 5 (0.96%) Adobe
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