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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 2 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 338 220 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.98% 19.57% 11.82%
As % of the General category 64.02% 53.14% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 306 164 99
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
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
528 414 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 43.71% 36.83% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 450 338 229
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 0 273 £39,000 +9.09% 29
Newport +1 46 £37,000 +4.22%
Monmouthshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Gwent +1 4 £37,000 -17.77% 2
Torfaen - 4 £34,250 -
Bridgend +1 3 £20,000 -65.51%
Caerphilly +2 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Glamorgan - 1 £32,500 -
Blaenau Gwent - 1 £37,500 -
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 143 (22.59%) SQL
1 143 (22.59%) Microsoft
2 126 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (16.59%) Project Management
4 102 (16.11%) Business Intelligence
5 96 (15.17%) SQL Server
6 87 (13.74%) Windows
7 79 (12.48%) PRINCE2
8 78 (12.32%) Business Analysis
9 75 (11.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 75 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 73 (11.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 73 (11.53%) Banking
11 69 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
11 69 (10.90%) SDLC
12 65 (10.27%) Advertising
13 63 (9.95%) Degree
14 59 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
15 53 (8.37%) VMware
16 50 (7.90%) AS400
16 50 (7.90%) Data Warehouse
17 49 (7.74%) MS Excel
18 46 (7.27%) .NET
18 46 (7.27%) Active Directory
18 46 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 45 (7.11%) ISEB
20 44 (6.95%) Migration
21 42 (6.64%) T-SQL
22 39 (6.16%) IBM
23 38 (6.00%) Kimball Methodology

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 25 (3.95%) WebSphere
2 9 (1.42%) IBM HTTP Server
2 9 (1.42%) IIS
3 7 (1.11%) Apache
4 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.79%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.63%) IBM Notes
5 4 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.63%) Node.js
6 2 (0.32%) Confluence
6 2 (0.32%) SAS
7 1 (0.16%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.16%) CMS
7 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.16%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 49 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.69%) MS Office
3 21 (3.32%) MS Project
4 12 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (1.58%) Oracle 11i
1 10 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (1.58%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (1.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.42%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (1.42%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (1.42%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (1.26%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (1.26%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 7 (1.11%) Oracle Assets
5 5 (0.79%) INSURE/90
5 5 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.63%) Staffware
7 3 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.32%) Sage ERP X3
9 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.58%) SaaS
2 5 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.32%) PaaS
3 2 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.32%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.21%) Internet
2 28 (4.42%) DHCP
3 25 (3.95%) DNS
4 21 (3.32%) HTTP
5 15 (2.37%) Firewall
6 7 (1.11%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.95%) SAN
8 3 (0.47%) SSL
8 3 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.32%) VLAN
9 2 (0.32%) LAN
9 2 (0.32%) VoIP
9 2 (0.32%) WAN
10 1 (0.16%) IPv4
10 1 (0.16%) LDAP
10 1 (0.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 75 (11.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 73 (11.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (7.90%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (4.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (3.79%) DTS
9 23 (3.63%) OLTP
10 22 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (1.74%) DB2
12 10 (1.58%) Oracle Discoverer
12 10 (1.58%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 7 (1.11%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
15 6 (0.95%) MySQL
16 5 (0.79%) Big Data
17 4 (0.63%) MS Access
18 3 (0.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (1.42%) Selenium
2 7 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.95%) JUnit
3 6 (0.95%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.79%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.79%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.63%) SoapUI
5 4 (0.63%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.47%) NUnit
6 3 (0.47%) Subversion
6 3 (0.47%) Maven
6 3 (0.47%) JMeter
6 3 (0.47%) MSTest
6 3 (0.47%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (0.47%) Moq
7 2 (0.32%) NetBeans
7 2 (0.32%) JIRA
7 2 (0.32%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.32%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 73 (11.53%) Banking
2 65 (10.27%) Advertising
3 36 (5.69%) Telecoms
4 35 (5.53%) Back Office
5 23 (3.63%) Manufacturing
6 20 (3.16%) Retail
7 18 (2.84%) Marketing
8 15 (2.37%) Legal
9 13 (2.05%) Welsh Language
10 10 (1.58%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.58%) Electronics
11 7 (1.11%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.95%) Automotive
12 6 (0.95%) Law
13 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 216 (34.12%) Analyst
2 122 (19.27%) Developer
3 94 (14.85%) Business Analyst
4 61 (9.64%) Project Manager
5 48 (7.58%) Administrator
6 38 (6.00%) Architect
7 33 (5.21%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 32 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
9 29 (4.58%) DBA
10 27 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support
11 26 (4.11%) Developer Analyst
12 25 (3.95%) SQL DBA
13 23 (3.63%) Consultant
13 23 (3.63%) Systems Administrator
13 23 (3.63%) Support Analyst
14 22 (3.48%) Financial Business Analyst
15 20 (3.16%) Test Analyst
15 20 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
15 20 (3.16%) Financial Services Business Analyst
16 18 (2.84%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (7.27%) .NET
2 25 (3.95%) XML
3 20 (3.16%) Web Services
4 19 (3.00%) WinForms
4 19 (3.00%) HTML
5 18 (2.84%) ASP.NET
6 17 (2.69%) CSS
6 17 (2.69%) SOAP
7 14 (2.21%) HTML5
8 13 (2.05%) Spring
8 13 (2.05%) .NET Framework
9 12 (1.90%) J2EE
10 11 (1.74%) Java EE
10 11 (1.74%) Hibernate
11 9 (1.42%) jQuery
11 9 (1.42%) REST
11 9 (1.42%) AngularJS
12 8 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (1.26%) Sass
12 8 (1.26%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (7.90%) AS400
3 26 (4.11%) iSeries
4 24 (3.79%) Mainframe
5 15 (2.37%) DTV
5 15 (2.37%) User Experience
6 12 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.58%) Mathematics
8 8 (1.26%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.26%) Statistics
9 7 (1.11%) PMI
10 6 (0.95%) Computer Science
10 6 (0.95%) Learning Management System
11 5 (0.79%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.79%) iPhone
11 5 (0.79%) iPad
11 5 (0.79%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.63%) BYOD
12 4 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.63%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 87 (13.74%) Windows
2 46 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (5.53%) Linux
4 29 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (3.00%) OS/400
7 13 (2.05%) UNIX
8 12 (1.90%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.79%) Android
10 4 (0.63%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.47%) CentOS
11 3 (0.47%) AIX
11 3 (0.47%) Solaris
12 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.16%) SUSE
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (19.91%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (16.59%) Project Management
3 102 (16.11%) Business Intelligence
4 79 (12.48%) PRINCE2
5 78 (12.32%) Business Analysis
6 75 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 69 (10.90%) SDLC
8 59 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
9 44 (6.95%) Migration
10 38 (6.00%) Kimball Methodology
11 37 (5.85%) Scrum
11 37 (5.85%) PRINCE
11 37 (5.85%) Mentoring
12 34 (5.37%) ITIL
13 32 (5.06%) Business Transformation
14 30 (4.74%) ETL
15 28 (4.42%) Change Management
16 25 (3.95%) Dashboard Development
17 24 (3.79%) Programme Management
18 23 (3.63%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 143 (22.59%) SQL
2 42 (6.64%) T-SQL
3 35 (5.53%) Java
4 32 (5.06%) C#
5 24 (3.79%) JavaScript
5 24 (3.79%) RPG
6 22 (3.48%) RPG IV
7 13 (2.05%) PL/SQL
8 11 (1.74%) VB
9 10 (1.58%) VB.NET
9 10 (1.58%) PHP
10 8 (1.26%) C++
11 7 (1.11%) COBOL
11 7 (1.11%) Perl
12 5 (0.79%) Python
12 5 (0.79%) RPG/400
13 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.32%) C
15 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (9.95%) Degree
2 45 (7.11%) ISEB
3 24 (3.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (3.63%) APMP
5 18 (2.84%) VCP5
6 14 (2.21%) PMI Certification
7 12 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.90%) Security Cleared
8 11 (1.74%) ISEB Practitioner
9 9 (1.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 9 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (1.26%) PMP
10 8 (1.26%) SC Cleared
11 7 (1.11%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.95%) MCSE
13 5 (0.79%) CISSP
13 5 (0.79%) CISA
14 4 (0.63%) CISM
14 4 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.37%) SLA
1 15 (2.37%) QA
2 6 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.63%) COBIT
3 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.32%) Puppet
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.16%) yum
3 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 143 (22.59%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.37%) VMware
3 39 (6.16%) IBM
4 36 (5.69%) Oracle
5 35 (5.53%) Cognos
6 20 (3.16%) SAP
7 12 (1.90%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.42%) Unisys
9 7 (1.11%) Cisco
9 7 (1.11%) Casewise
10 4 (0.63%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.63%) BEA
10 4 (0.63%) Lotus
11 3 (0.47%) Apple
11 3 (0.47%) Remedy
11 3 (0.47%) Facebook
11 3 (0.47%) Twitter
12 2 (0.32%) Juniper
12 2 (0.32%) F5
12 2 (0.32%) PayPal
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £260000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Network ITR
Salary: £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
New Law Solicitors
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,500 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago