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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 229 162 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.65% 13.89% 14.07%
As % of the General category 56.82% 48.50% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 191 135 109
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,850 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average 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
403 334 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 36.34% 28.64% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 358 291 250
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 +4 174 £35,000 - 31
Newport +12 24 £44,375 +47.91% 4
Caerphilly +11 14 £47,500 +5.55%
Torfaen -5 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Bridgend +5 1 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £37,500 - 1
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 68 (16.59%) SQL
2 65 (15.85%) Project Management
3 57 (13.90%) Microsoft
4 50 (12.20%) Windows
5 44 (10.73%) Retail
6 43 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (10.49%) PRINCE2
6 43 (10.49%) ISEB
7 41 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 41 (10.00%) SaaS
8 40 (9.76%) Linux
9 39 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (9.51%) Banking
10 38 (9.27%) Web Services
11 36 (8.78%) VMware
12 35 (8.54%) Telecoms
12 35 (8.54%) ITIL
13 34 (8.29%) Firewall
14 30 (7.32%) Advertising
14 30 (7.32%) MS Excel
14 30 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (7.32%) Welsh Language
15 28 (6.83%) Degree
15 28 (6.83%) SAP
16 27 (6.59%) Java
16 27 (6.59%) XML
16 27 (6.59%) TCP/IP
17 26 (6.34%) JavaScript
18 25 (6.10%) Perl
18 25 (6.10%) HTML

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.41%) SAS
2 11 (2.68%) Apache
3 10 (2.44%) IIS
4 7 (1.71%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.22%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.22%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.98%) Site Server
8 3 (0.73%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.24%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.24%) nginx
10 1 (0.24%) CMS
10 1 (0.24%) FileNet
10 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 30 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.10%) MS Project
3 13 (3.17%) MS Office
4 8 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.73%) SPSS
6 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) SAP PP
2 4 (0.98%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.73%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.24%) SAP LE
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.00%) SaaS
2 5 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.29%) Firewall
2 27 (6.59%) TCP/IP
3 15 (3.66%) tcpdump
4 14 (3.41%) VLAN
5 12 (2.93%) Wireshark
6 11 (2.68%) Internet
7 7 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (1.71%) VoIP
7 7 (1.71%) DNS
7 7 (1.71%) SAN
8 6 (1.46%) DHCP
8 6 (1.46%) HTTP
9 5 (1.22%) WAN
9 5 (1.22%) LAN
10 4 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.98%) MPLS
10 4 (0.98%) Network Security
11 3 (0.73%) Wireless
12 2 (0.49%) LDAP
13 1 (0.24%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (2.68%) MySQL
3 11 (2.68%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.98%) SAP BI
9 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.73%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.49%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.24%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 12 (2.93%) Maven
2 11 (2.68%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.44%) Calabash
4 8 (1.95%) Selenium
5 7 (1.71%) JBehave
5 7 (1.71%) WebDriver
5 7 (1.71%) Ant
5 7 (1.71%) ClearQuest
5 7 (1.71%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.46%) eggPlant
6 6 (1.46%) Robotium
7 5 (1.22%) JUnit
7 5 (1.22%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (0.98%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.98%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.98%) PowerBuilder
8 4 (0.98%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.73%) JIRA
9 3 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 44 (10.73%) Retail
2 39 (9.51%) Banking
3 35 (8.54%) Telecoms
4 30 (7.32%) Advertising
4 30 (7.32%) Welsh Language
5 18 (4.39%) Marketing
6 14 (3.41%) Legal
7 13 (3.17%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.68%) Electronics
9 6 (1.46%) French Language
9 6 (1.46%) German Language
9 6 (1.46%) Italian Language
9 6 (1.46%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.22%) Law
11 4 (0.98%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 129 (31.46%) Analyst
2 57 (13.90%) Developer
3 49 (11.95%) Test Analyst
4 48 (11.71%) Project Manager
5 41 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 25 (6.10%) Architect
7 17 (4.15%) Development Manager
8 16 (3.90%) Consultant
8 16 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
9 15 (3.66%) .NET Developer
10 14 (3.41%) Test Engineer
10 14 (3.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 14 (3.41%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (2.68%) Senior Manager
11 11 (2.68%) Java Developer
12 10 (2.44%) Team Leader
13 9 (2.20%) Enterprise Architect
13 9 (2.20%) Graduate
13 9 (2.20%) Senior Project Manager
13 9 (2.20%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.27%) Web Services
2 27 (6.59%) XML
3 25 (6.10%) HTML
4 23 (5.61%) .NET
5 20 (4.88%) SOAP
6 18 (4.39%) CSS
7 16 (3.90%) ASP.NET
7 16 (3.90%) jQuery
8 13 (3.17%) Spring
9 10 (2.44%) Hibernate
10 9 (2.20%) REST
11 8 (1.95%) LINQ to SQL
11 8 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (1.95%) J2EE
11 8 (1.95%) LINQ
12 5 (1.22%) JSON
12 5 (1.22%) Struts
13 4 (0.98%) XSLT
13 4 (0.98%) COM
13 4 (0.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (3.90%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.20%) Computer Science
3 8 (1.95%) Credit Risk
4 6 (1.46%) Blackberry
4 6 (1.46%) N-Tier
4 6 (1.46%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.22%) Open Source
5 5 (1.22%) AS400
5 5 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.98%) DTV
7 3 (0.73%) GIS
7 3 (0.73%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.49%) EPoS
8 2 (0.49%) FMCG
9 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.24%) Statistics
9 1 (0.24%) IPTV
9 1 (0.24%) STB
9 1 (0.24%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 50 (12.20%) Windows
2 40 (9.76%) Linux
3 19 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (4.39%) UNIX
5 17 (4.15%) CentOS
6 16 (3.90%) Debian
7 11 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.71%) Android
8 7 (1.71%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.22%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.98%) Solaris
11 3 (0.73%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (15.85%) Project Management
2 43 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 43 (10.49%) PRINCE2
3 39 (9.51%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (8.54%) ITIL
5 25 (6.10%) Configuration Management
6 22 (5.37%) Test Scripting
7 21 (5.12%) Incident Management
7 21 (5.12%) Programme Management
8 20 (4.88%) Scrum
8 20 (4.88%) Risk Management
9 19 (4.63%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (4.39%) UML
10 18 (4.39%) Migration
10 18 (4.39%) Software Testing
10 18 (4.39%) Business Analysis
10 18 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (4.39%) Waterfall
11 17 (4.15%) System Testing
11 17 (4.15%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (16.59%) SQL
2 27 (6.59%) Java
3 26 (6.34%) JavaScript
4 25 (6.10%) Perl
5 18 (4.39%) Python
6 16 (3.90%) VB.NET
6 16 (3.90%) T-SQL
7 12 (2.93%) C#
8 6 (1.46%) C++
9 5 (1.22%) Ruby
10 4 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.98%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.98%) Groovy
11 3 (0.73%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.73%) RPG
12 2 (0.49%) VB
12 2 (0.49%) VBA
12 2 (0.49%) C
13 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (10.49%) ISEB
2 28 (6.83%) Degree
3 23 (5.61%) Security Cleared
4 21 (5.12%) SC Cleared
5 20 (4.88%) ISTQB
6 16 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (2.44%) CCNA
10 8 (1.95%) CISSP
11 7 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.71%) MCSE
12 6 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (1.46%) MCSD
13 5 (1.22%) CCDP
13 5 (1.22%) CCNP
14 4 (0.98%) CISA
14 4 (0.98%) SAP Certification
15 3 (0.73%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.41%) SLA
2 2 (0.49%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.93%) Nmap
3 10 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.22%) Xen
5 3 (0.73%) XenServer
6 2 (0.49%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.49%) KVM
7 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (3.17%) Nessus
2 12 (2.93%) Nagios
3 10 (2.44%) Puppet
4 5 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.24%) SCCM
5 1 (0.24%) YUM
5 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.24%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 57 (13.90%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.78%) VMware
3 28 (6.83%) SAP
4 24 (5.85%) Cisco
5 17 (4.15%) Oracle
6 14 (3.41%) Fujitsu
7 12 (2.93%) HP
8 11 (2.68%) IBM
9 4 (0.98%) JDA
9 4 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.98%) Sun
9 4 (0.98%) Google
10 3 (0.73%) Juniper
10 3 (0.73%) F5
11 2 (0.49%) T-Plan
11 2 (0.49%) Minitab
11 2 (0.49%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.49%) Citrix
12 1 (0.24%) Casewise
12 1 (0.24%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Gym, Parking subs, Flexi time, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Various Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Incisive Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42000 Per Annum Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum Negotiable, plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £360 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago