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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Wales / South Wales
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Finance 205 269 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.29% 22.53% 25.38%
As % of the General category 54.81% 50.95% 60.97%
Number of salaries quoted 162 239 277
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
374 528 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 44.31% 44.22% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 316 433 438
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,170 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,700 £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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +1 124 £40,000 +3.90% 10
Newport +1 51 £40,000 - 3
Caerphilly - 6 £36,250 - 1
Bridgend +14 2 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Neath Port Talbot +4 1 £30,500 +1.66%
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 169 (34.77%) SQL
2 163 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (20.16%) Degree
4 82 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
5 76 (15.64%) Advertising
6 70 (14.40%) Waterfall
7 66 (13.58%) Microsoft
8 65 (13.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (13.37%) Project Management
9 63 (12.96%) ISEB
10 62 (12.76%) SQL Server
11 51 (10.49%) Oracle
11 51 (10.49%) ITIL
12 46 (9.47%) Business Analysis
13 44 (9.05%) Scrum
14 42 (8.64%) C#
15 41 (8.44%) Telecoms
16 39 (8.02%) HTML
16 39 (8.02%) JavaScript
16 39 (8.02%) .NET
16 39 (8.02%) Banking
16 39 (8.02%) SDLC
17 38 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
18 37 (7.61%) T-SQL
19 36 (7.41%) Java
20 34 (7.00%) SOAP
21 32 (6.58%) PRINCE2
21 32 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
22 30 (6.17%) CSS
23 29 (5.97%) PL/SQL

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 9 (1.85%) Apache
1 9 (1.85%) SAS
2 7 (1.44%) JBoss
3 6 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.03%) Apache Pig
4 5 (1.03%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.82%) IIS
5 4 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.62%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.62%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.41%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.41%) Documentum
7 2 (0.41%) FileNet
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (5.35%) MS Office
2 25 (5.14%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.41%) Moqups
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.06%) Oracle Receivables
2 9 (1.85%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.85%) Oracle Assets
2 9 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (1.85%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 9 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (1.65%) Sage 200
4 6 (1.23%) Sage 50
5 5 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.62%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.21%) Compiere
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.21%) Maximo
8 1 (0.21%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.06%) IaaS
2 10 (2.06%) PaaS
3 7 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.82%) Bluemix
4 4 (0.82%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (0.62%) GitHub
6 2 (0.41%) Office 365
6 2 (0.41%) SaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.91%) Firewall
2 18 (3.70%) DNS
2 18 (3.70%) LAN
3 16 (3.29%) VPN
4 14 (2.88%) Internet
5 13 (2.67%) DHCP
5 13 (2.67%) MPLS
5 13 (2.67%) Unified Communications
6 9 (1.85%) BIG-IP
6 9 (1.85%) WAN
7 8 (1.65%) BGP
7 8 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (1.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (1.65%) OSPF
7 8 (1.65%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.23%) HTTP
8 6 (1.23%) SMS
9 5 (1.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (1.03%) VoIP
10 4 (0.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.97%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (4.12%) Oracle Database
3 20 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.06%) MySQL
8 9 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 9 (1.85%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (1.23%) Big Data
9 6 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.23%) SAS EBI
10 5 (1.03%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.03%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.03%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.62%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 20 (4.12%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.50%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.85%) Maven
5 8 (1.65%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.65%) Selenium
6 7 (1.44%) JUnit
7 6 (1.23%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.03%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.82%) JMeter
9 4 (0.82%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.62%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.62%) JIRA
10 3 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.62%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.41%) NUnit
12 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.21%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 76 (15.64%) Advertising
2 41 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 39 (8.02%) Banking
4 27 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.26%) Marketing
6 10 (2.06%) Retail
7 7 (1.44%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.03%) Electronics
9 4 (0.82%) Legal
10 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.41%) Games
11 2 (0.41%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 158 (32.51%) Analyst
2 120 (24.69%) Developer
3 64 (13.17%) Business Analyst
4 33 (6.79%) Consultant
4 33 (6.79%) Senior Developer
4 33 (6.79%) Test Analyst
5 32 (6.58%) Support Analyst
6 29 (5.97%) Project Manager
7 24 (4.94%) Architect
7 24 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
8 23 (4.73%) Applications Support
8 23 (4.73%) Applications Support Analyst
8 23 (4.73%) Java Developer
9 22 (4.53%) .NET Developer
10 20 (4.12%) Oracle Developer
11 14 (2.88%) Service Manager
12 13 (2.67%) Cisco Architect
12 13 (2.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 12 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
13 12 (2.47%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (8.02%) .NET
1 39 (8.02%) HTML
2 34 (7.00%) SOAP
3 30 (6.17%) CSS
4 26 (5.35%) Web Services
5 25 (5.14%) jQuery
6 23 (4.73%) ASP.NET
7 20 (4.12%) Spring
8 19 (3.91%) REST
8 19 (3.91%) XML
9 16 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (2.47%) Ajax
10 12 (2.47%) Hibernate
10 12 (2.47%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (2.47%) WCF
11 9 (1.85%) JPA
12 8 (1.65%) Apache Camel
12 8 (1.65%) CSS3
12 8 (1.65%) HTML5
13 7 (1.44%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 82 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.76%) Fintech
3 25 (5.14%) iSeries
4 17 (3.50%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.29%) Data Centre
6 15 (3.09%) User Experience
7 11 (2.26%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.65%) AS400
8 8 (1.65%) Social Media
9 6 (1.23%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.03%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.82%) CMDB
11 4 (0.82%) EPoS
12 3 (0.62%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.62%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.62%) Life Science
13 2 (0.41%) Clustering
13 2 (0.41%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.21%) Digital TV
14 1 (0.21%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.97%) Windows
2 25 (5.14%) Linux
3 18 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.65%) Unix
5 6 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.03%) VyOS
7 4 (0.82%) Android
8 3 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.62%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.41%) Solaris
9 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (14.40%) Waterfall
3 65 (13.37%) Project Management
3 65 (13.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 51 (10.49%) ITIL
5 46 (9.47%) Business Analysis
6 44 (9.05%) Scrum
7 39 (8.02%) SDLC
8 38 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (6.58%) PRINCE2
9 32 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (5.97%) Data Modelling
11 28 (5.76%) ETL
11 28 (5.76%) Mentoring
12 27 (5.56%) Service Delivery
13 26 (5.35%) MVC
13 26 (5.35%) Software Engineering
14 24 (4.94%) Statistics
14 24 (4.94%) Validation
15 23 (4.73%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 169 (34.77%) SQL
2 42 (8.64%) C#
3 39 (8.02%) JavaScript
4 37 (7.61%) T-SQL
5 36 (7.41%) Java
6 29 (5.97%) PL/SQL
7 22 (4.53%) C
8 13 (2.67%) PHP
9 12 (2.47%) Python
10 9 (1.85%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.85%) RPG
11 8 (1.65%) Scala
12 7 (1.44%) RPG IV
13 6 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.03%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.03%) Perl
15 4 (0.82%) ABAP
15 4 (0.82%) C++
15 4 (0.82%) R
15 4 (0.82%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 98 (20.16%) Degree
2 63 (12.96%) ISEB
3 19 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (3.50%) CCNP
6 16 (3.29%) ISTQB
7 13 (2.67%) HND
8 11 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (1.85%) PMP
10 8 (1.65%) CBAP
10 8 (1.65%) IIBA
10 8 (1.65%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.23%) CCNA
12 5 (1.03%) CCNP Voice
12 5 (1.03%) CCVP
12 5 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
14 3 (0.62%) CISSP
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.50%) QA
2 16 (3.29%) SLA
3 6 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.41%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.21%) P3O
System Software
1 12 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.65%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.23%) vSphere
5 3 (0.62%) Docker
5 3 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (1.65%) Ansible
1 8 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.65%) Puppet
2 7 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.03%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.21%) Kibana
5 1 (0.21%) logstash
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 66 (13.58%) Microsoft
2 51 (10.49%) Oracle
3 28 (5.76%) VMware
4 24 (4.94%) Avaya
5 22 (4.53%) CheckPoint
6 21 (4.32%) Cisco
7 18 (3.70%) F5
8 14 (2.88%) SAP
8 14 (2.88%) Vyatta
9 13 (2.67%) IBM
10 9 (1.85%) Sage
11 8 (1.65%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.44%) Tableau
13 6 (1.23%) Cadence
14 5 (1.03%) Extreme Networks
14 5 (1.03%) Google
14 5 (1.03%) Juniper
15 4 (0.82%) AppDynamics
15 4 (0.82%) SaltStack
15 4 (0.82%) Splunk
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