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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 241 322 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.38% 25.93% 19.42%
As % of the General category 57.11% 62.04% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 212 291 170
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
422 519 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 37.44% 41.79% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 374 446 353
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 28 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 28 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 -2 161 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Newport +1 58 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Torfaen +12 5 £67,500 +87.50% 1
Caerphilly -1 4 £38,250 -15.00% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 4 £42,500 -
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 187 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (24.33%) SQL
3 104 (19.92%) Project Management
4 90 (17.24%) SDLC
5 85 (16.28%) Degree
6 83 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
7 73 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 70 (13.41%) PRINCE2
9 66 (12.64%) Advertising
10 63 (12.07%) Microsoft
11 58 (11.11%) Business Analysis
12 53 (10.15%) ISEB
13 52 (9.96%) SQL Server
14 41 (7.85%) ITIL
15 39 (7.47%) Waterfall
16 36 (6.90%) .NET
17 35 (6.70%) Java
17 35 (6.70%) Oracle
17 35 (6.70%) Scrum
18 33 (6.32%) C#
19 32 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
19 32 (6.13%) Telecoms
20 31 (5.94%) AS400
20 31 (5.94%) CRM
20 31 (5.94%) RPG
21 30 (5.75%) Windows
21 30 (5.75%) MS Excel
22 29 (5.56%) Migration
22 29 (5.56%) RPG IV
22 29 (5.56%) Coaching

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 13 (2.49%) IIS
2 12 (2.30%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.72%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.53%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.15%) Apache
6 5 (0.96%) CMS
6 5 (0.96%) SAS
7 4 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.57%) JBoss
8 3 (0.57%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.57%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.57%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.38%) Drupal
9 2 (0.38%) nginx
10 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.19%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.19%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 30 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.17%) MS Office
3 19 (3.64%) MS Project
4 8 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.72%) SAP CRM
1 9 (1.72%) SAP IS-U
1 9 (1.72%) SAP PM
2 8 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) EQXanite
6 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
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
6 1 (0.19%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.77%) SaaS
4 3 (0.57%) PaaS
5 2 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.41%) LAN
2 16 (3.07%) Firewall
3 13 (2.49%) WAN
4 11 (2.11%) SAN
5 7 (1.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (1.34%) VoIP
6 6 (1.15%) DHCP
6 6 (1.15%) DNS
6 6 (1.15%) SSL
7 4 (0.77%) Internet
7 4 (0.77%) NAS
8 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.38%) MPLS
8 2 (0.38%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.38%) Skype
8 2 (0.38%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.38%) VPN
9 1 (0.19%) ExtremeXOS
9 1 (0.19%) OSPF
9 1 (0.19%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (9.96%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (2.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (2.68%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (2.30%) MySQL
7 9 (1.72%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.34%) DB2
10 6 (1.15%) Big Data
11 5 (0.96%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.96%) SQLPlus
12 4 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.77%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.77%) SQLite
13 3 (0.57%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (4.79%) SoapUI
2 11 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.92%) Selenium
4 9 (1.72%) JUnit
4 9 (1.72%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.77%) ClearQuest
5 4 (0.77%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.57%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.38%) Appium
7 2 (0.38%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.38%) Calabash
7 2 (0.38%) eggPlant
7 2 (0.38%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.38%) JIRA
7 2 (0.38%) JMeter
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.38%) PhantomJS
7 2 (0.38%) Robotium
8 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 66 (12.64%) Advertising
2 32 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.36%) Banking
4 11 (2.11%) Marketing
5 10 (1.92%) Electronics
6 9 (1.72%) Billing
6 9 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.53%) Games
8 5 (0.96%) Legal
8 5 (0.96%) Retail
9 4 (0.77%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.57%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.38%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 180 (34.48%) Analyst
2 100 (19.16%) Developer
3 92 (17.62%) Business Analyst
4 61 (11.69%) Project Manager
5 43 (8.24%) Test Analyst
6 37 (7.09%) Consultant
7 31 (5.94%) RPG Developer
8 29 (5.56%) AS400 Developer
9 24 (4.60%) Agile Project Manager
10 23 (4.41%) Senior Developer
11 19 (3.64%) Financial Services Project Manager
12 17 (3.26%) Data Engineer
12 17 (3.26%) Data Migration Engineer
12 17 (3.26%) Migration Engineer
12 17 (3.26%) Software Developer
12 17 (3.26%) Support Analyst
13 16 (3.07%) Java Developer
14 15 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
15 14 (2.68%) .NET Developer
15 14 (2.68%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (6.90%) .NET
2 26 (4.98%) XML
3 24 (4.60%) HTML
4 23 (4.41%) SOAP
5 22 (4.21%) ASP.NET
6 17 (3.26%) CSS
7 15 (2.87%) Web Services
8 10 (1.92%) Ajax
9 9 (1.72%) Spring
10 8 (1.53%) Hibernate
10 8 (1.53%) HTML5
11 7 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (1.34%) COM
11 7 (1.34%) J2EE
11 7 (1.34%) MSMQ
12 6 (1.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 6 (1.15%) Java EE
12 6 (1.15%) STL
12 6 (1.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 83 (15.90%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.94%) AS400
3 22 (4.21%) Fintech
4 9 (1.72%) iSeries
4 9 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.34%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.34%) Driving Licence
5 7 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (0.96%) PMI
7 4 (0.77%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.77%) Replication
8 3 (0.57%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.57%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.57%) User Experience
9 2 (0.38%) CMDB
9 2 (0.38%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.38%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.38%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.19%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.75%) Windows
2 23 (4.41%) Linux
3 14 (2.68%) Unix
4 12 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.72%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.34%) VyOS
8 5 (0.96%) Solaris
9 3 (0.57%) Android
9 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.38%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (19.92%) Project Management
3 90 (17.24%) SDLC
4 73 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (13.41%) PRINCE2
6 58 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 41 (7.85%) ITIL
8 39 (7.47%) Waterfall
9 35 (6.70%) Scrum
10 32 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (5.94%) CRM
12 29 (5.56%) Coaching
12 29 (5.56%) Migration
13 25 (4.79%) Software Delivery
13 25 (4.79%) Test Scripting
14 22 (4.21%) Mentoring
15 21 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (4.02%) Process Improvement
15 21 (4.02%) Software Engineering
16 18 (3.45%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 127 (24.33%) SQL
2 35 (6.70%) Java
3 33 (6.32%) C#
4 31 (5.94%) RPG
5 29 (5.56%) RPG IV
6 28 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 20 (3.83%) JavaScript
8 17 (3.26%) C++
9 15 (2.87%) C
9 15 (2.87%) Python
10 9 (1.72%) PHP
10 9 (1.72%) R
11 8 (1.53%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.15%) RPG/400
12 6 (1.15%) Scala
12 6 (1.15%) VB
13 5 (0.96%) PowerShell
13 5 (0.96%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.77%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.77%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 85 (16.28%) Degree
2 53 (10.15%) ISEB
3 21 (4.02%) CBAP
4 19 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.49%) IIBA
6 13 (2.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (2.30%) CCNA
7 12 (2.30%) ISTQB
8 11 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.92%) PMI Certification
10 9 (1.72%) PMP
11 7 (1.34%) HND
12 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.96%) CCNP
13 5 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (0.77%) CCSA
14 4 (0.77%) CCSE
15 3 (0.57%) MCSE
16 2 (0.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.98%) QA
2 10 (1.92%) SLA
3 9 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (4.02%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.38%) Docker
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.38%) XenApp
5 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.38%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.38%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.19%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.19%) Nagios
3 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.70%) Oracle
3 23 (4.41%) VMware
4 22 (4.21%) SAP
5 21 (4.02%) Cisco
6 11 (2.11%) Avaya
6 11 (2.11%) Extreme Networks
7 10 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 9 (1.72%) Adobe
9 8 (1.53%) F5
10 7 (1.34%) IBM
10 7 (1.34%) Sybase
10 7 (1.34%) Vyatta
11 5 (0.96%) Brocade
11 5 (0.96%) Dell
11 5 (0.96%) NetApp
11 5 (0.96%) Remedy
11 5 (0.96%) Sage
11 5 (0.96%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.96%) SolarWinds
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