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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 3 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 291 159 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.27% 17.30% 17.79%
As % of the General category 61.65% 39.55% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 270 104 140
Average salary £40,000 £44,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.61% +19.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,350 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.12%
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
472 402 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 39.37% 43.74% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 417 313 288
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +3.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,350 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +8 188 £41,000 +9.33% 17
Newport 0 63 £37,000 -26.00% 2
Monmouthshire -3 7 £40,000 +36.75%
Bridgend +2 5 £42,500 -25.43%
Caerphilly -5 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Torfaen - 4 £60,000 -
Glamorgan - 1 £50,000 -
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 192 (34.35%) SQL
2 125 (22.36%) Microsoft
3 112 (20.04%) Agile Software Development
4 109 (19.50%) SQL Server
5 96 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
6 90 (16.10%) Oracle
7 83 (14.85%) Windows
8 79 (14.13%) XML
9 72 (12.88%) Project Management
10 71 (12.70%) Manufacturing
11 68 (12.16%) PL/SQL
12 65 (11.63%) Oracle EBS
12 65 (11.63%) Oracle Applications
12 65 (11.63%) Degree
13 64 (11.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 63 (11.27%) Oracle 11i
15 61 (10.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 60 (10.73%) Banking
17 57 (10.20%) Oracle Discoverer
17 57 (10.20%) AS400
18 55 (9.84%) Advertising
18 55 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
18 55 (9.84%) Oracle Manufacturing
18 55 (9.84%) Oracle Financials
19 54 (9.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 52 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
21 51 (9.12%) MS Excel
22 50 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
23 48 (8.59%) Business Analysis
24 47 (8.41%) T-SQL

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (6.80%) WebSphere
2 18 (3.22%) IBM HTTP Server
3 11 (1.97%) SAS
4 9 (1.61%) IIS
5 6 (1.07%) Apache
6 5 (0.89%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.72%) Commerce Server
7 4 (0.72%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.72%) CMS
8 3 (0.54%) Confluence
8 3 (0.54%) Node.js
9 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.18%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.76%) MS Project
3 19 (3.40%) MS Office
4 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.72%) SPSS
5 4 (0.72%) EViews
6 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 65 (11.63%) Oracle EBS
1 65 (11.63%) Oracle Applications
2 63 (11.27%) Oracle 11i
3 55 (9.84%) Oracle Financials
3 55 (9.84%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 40 (7.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 40 (7.16%) Oracle Payables
4 40 (7.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 33 (5.90%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.89%) Staffware
9 4 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.36%) Sage ERP X3
10 2 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.18%) Agresso
11 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.40%) SaaS
2 4 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.55%) HTTP
2 28 (5.01%) Firewall
3 21 (3.76%) DNS
4 15 (2.68%) DHCP
5 14 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.25%) LAN
6 7 (1.25%) WAN
7 5 (0.89%) SSL
7 5 (0.89%) Internet
7 5 (0.89%) VLAN
7 5 (0.89%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.72%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (0.72%) Network Security
8 4 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (0.54%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.54%) tcpdump
9 3 (0.54%) VPN
10 2 (0.36%) SAN
10 2 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (19.50%) SQL Server
2 64 (11.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (10.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 57 (10.20%) Oracle Discoverer
5 54 (9.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 52 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (5.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 27 (4.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 26 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 19 (3.40%) OLTP
12 17 (3.04%) DTS
13 10 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (1.61%) Data Mining
14 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database
15 8 (1.43%) Relational Database
16 7 (1.25%) Big Data
17 5 (0.89%) OLAP
17 5 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
18 4 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (1.79%) Selenium
2 9 (1.61%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.72%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.54%) JUnit
4 3 (0.54%) JMeter
4 3 (0.54%) NUnit
4 3 (0.54%) Subversion
4 3 (0.54%) JIRA
4 3 (0.54%) MSTest
4 3 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (0.54%) Moq
5 2 (0.36%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.18%) Toad
6 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.18%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.18%) GitLab
General
1 71 (12.70%) Manufacturing
2 60 (10.73%) Banking
3 55 (9.84%) Advertising
4 34 (6.08%) Retail
5 32 (5.72%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.50%) Marketing
7 11 (1.97%) Welsh Language
7 11 (1.97%) Electronics
8 8 (1.43%) Automotive
9 7 (1.25%) Legal
9 7 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.89%) Law
11 3 (0.54%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
13 1 (0.18%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 237 (42.40%) Analyst
2 86 (15.38%) Developer
3 69 (12.34%) Business Analyst
4 63 (11.27%) Oracle Analyst
5 39 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 31 (5.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 29 (5.19%) Administrator
8 28 (5.01%) Junior
9 23 (4.11%) DBA
9 23 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
10 22 (3.94%) Junior Analyst
11 21 (3.76%) Architect
11 21 (3.76%) Test Analyst
12 20 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
13 18 (3.22%) SQL Developer
13 18 (3.22%) SQL DBA
14 17 (3.04%) Consultant
14 17 (3.04%) Support Analyst
15 16 (2.86%) Software Manager
16 15 (2.68%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (14.13%) XML
2 46 (8.23%) .NET
3 18 (3.22%) Web Services
3 18 (3.22%) WinForms
4 15 (2.68%) .NET Framework
4 15 (2.68%) ASP.NET
4 15 (2.68%) CSS
5 14 (2.50%) HTML
6 13 (2.33%) SOAP
7 12 (2.15%) Spring
8 10 (1.79%) WPF
9 9 (1.61%) Java EE
10 8 (1.43%) Hibernate
10 8 (1.43%) HTML5
10 8 (1.43%) REST
11 7 (1.25%) J2EE
12 6 (1.07%) Sass
12 6 (1.07%) LESS
12 6 (1.07%) jQuery
12 6 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 57 (10.20%) AS400
2 50 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.94%) iSeries
4 15 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.15%) User Experience
6 11 (1.97%) DTV
7 9 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.43%) Statistics
8 8 (1.43%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.25%) iPad
9 7 (1.25%) iPhone
10 6 (1.07%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (1.07%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.89%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.72%) Clustering
12 4 (0.72%) Economics
13 3 (0.54%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.54%) Social Network
13 3 (0.54%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 83 (14.85%) Windows
2 39 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 37 (6.62%) Linux
4 21 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (3.58%) OS/400
6 18 (3.22%) UNIX
7 17 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.25%) Android
9 6 (1.07%) CentOS
10 5 (0.89%) Solaris
11 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.72%) Debian
12 3 (0.54%) AIX
13 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (20.04%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
3 72 (12.88%) Project Management
4 55 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (8.59%) Business Analysis
6 43 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 41 (7.33%) ETL
8 38 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 33 (5.90%) Mentoring
10 32 (5.72%) ITIL
11 26 (4.65%) Kimball Methodology
12 23 (4.11%) Waterfall
13 22 (3.94%) CRM
13 22 (3.94%) Change Management
14 21 (3.76%) Scrum
15 18 (3.22%) Migration
15 18 (3.22%) Change Control
16 17 (3.04%) Analytics
16 17 (3.04%) Validation
17 16 (2.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 192 (34.35%) SQL
2 68 (12.16%) PL/SQL
3 47 (8.41%) T-SQL
4 38 (6.80%) Java
5 24 (4.29%) C#
6 23 (4.11%) JavaScript
7 18 (3.22%) RPG
8 15 (2.68%) RPG IV
9 12 (2.15%) C++
9 12 (2.15%) Perl
10 10 (1.79%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.79%) Python
11 7 (1.25%) VB
12 6 (1.07%) C
13 5 (0.89%) PHP
14 4 (0.72%) R
14 4 (0.72%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.54%) COBOL
15 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (11.63%) Degree
2 30 (5.37%) ISEB
3 19 (3.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (3.04%) VCP5
4 17 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.15%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.79%) MCDBA
7 8 (1.43%) CCNP
7 8 (1.43%) PMP
7 8 (1.43%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 6 (1.07%) MCP
8 6 (1.07%) MCSE
9 5 (0.89%) APMG
10 4 (0.72%) JNCIS
10 4 (0.72%) CCSA
10 4 (0.72%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.22%) QA
2 15 (2.68%) SLA
3 7 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) Basel II
System Software
1 30 (5.37%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.72%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.54%) iptables
5 1 (0.18%) XenServer
5 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.54%) Nessus
2 3 (0.54%) Nmap
2 3 (0.54%) Nagios
3 2 (0.36%) Puppet
3 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.18%) yum
Vendors
1 125 (22.36%) Microsoft
2 90 (16.10%) Oracle
3 46 (8.23%) VMware
4 38 (6.80%) IBM
4 38 (6.80%) Cognos
5 20 (3.58%) Cisco
6 18 (3.22%) SAP
7 10 (1.79%) F5
7 10 (1.79%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.61%) Juniper
9 5 (0.89%) BEA
9 5 (0.89%) HP
9 5 (0.89%) Citrix
9 5 (0.89%) Apple
9 5 (0.89%) Casewise
9 5 (0.89%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.72%) Blue Coat
10 4 (0.72%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.72%) Nokia
10 4 (0.72%) Lotus
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £62000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: Basic plus commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago