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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 242 305 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.32% 25.72% 17.81%
As % of the General category 48.99% 60.88% 43.45%
Number of salaries quoted 213 278 106
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
494 501 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 43.52% 42.24% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 405 445 297
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -2 156 £38,000 -5.00% 22
Newport +1 66 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Neath Port Talbot - 9 £30,000 - 3
Torfaen - 5 £32,750 - 3
Bridgend -9 3 £32,500 -27.77% 4
Glamorgan 0 1 £42,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £22,500 -
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 164 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (22.67%) SQL
3 77 (15.59%) PRINCE2
4 72 (14.57%) Project Management
5 71 (14.37%) Microsoft
6 69 (13.97%) Advertising
7 63 (12.75%) ISEB
8 60 (12.15%) Degree
9 59 (11.94%) SDLC
10 53 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
11 50 (10.12%) .NET
12 46 (9.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 46 (9.31%) SQL Server
12 46 (9.31%) MS Project
13 44 (8.91%) SOAP
13 44 (8.91%) ITIL
13 44 (8.91%) Scrum
13 44 (8.91%) Waterfall
14 43 (8.70%) Windows
14 43 (8.70%) C#
14 43 (8.70%) Business Analysis
15 40 (8.10%) Project Planning
16 35 (7.09%) Java
16 35 (7.09%) Oracle
16 35 (7.09%) CMMI
17 34 (6.88%) Telecoms
18 32 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
18 32 (6.48%) VMware
18 32 (6.48%) Coaching
19 31 (6.28%) MS Excel

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (2.83%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.43%) IIS
3 9 (1.82%) SAS
4 6 (1.21%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.61%) Lync
7 3 (0.61%) Node.js
7 3 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.40%) Apache
9 1 (0.20%) CMS
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 46 (9.31%) MS Project
2 31 (6.28%) MS Excel
3 20 (4.05%) MS Office
4 4 (0.81%) SPSS
5 3 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.21%) SAP CRM
2 6 (1.21%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (1.21%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.20%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.61%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.20%) GitHub
4 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.07%) Firewall
2 23 (4.66%) LAN
2 23 (4.66%) WAN
3 18 (3.64%) DNS
4 17 (3.44%) DHCP
5 14 (2.83%) VPN
6 13 (2.63%) Wireless
7 6 (1.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (1.21%) IP Telephony
7 6 (1.21%) SAN
7 6 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (0.81%) MPLS
8 4 (0.81%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.40%) Internet
9 2 (0.40%) VoIP
10 1 (0.20%) BGP
10 1 (0.20%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.20%) HTTP
10 1 (0.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.82%) MongoDB
2 9 (1.82%) MySQL
2 9 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.62%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.81%) DB2
6 4 (0.81%) QlikView
6 4 (0.81%) Spotfire
6 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.61%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.40%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (5.06%) SoapUI
2 17 (3.44%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.83%) Selenium
4 12 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.82%) ClearQuest
5 9 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.81%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.81%) JMeter
6 4 (0.81%) Maven
7 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.61%) PowerBuilder
7 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.61%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.40%) Hudson
8 2 (0.40%) JUnit
8 2 (0.40%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.40%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.20%) Subversion
General
1 69 (13.97%) Advertising
2 34 (6.88%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.86%) Banking
4 14 (2.83%) Legal
5 13 (2.63%) Games
6 12 (2.43%) Law
6 12 (2.43%) Marketing
6 12 (2.43%) Retail
7 11 (2.23%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.62%) Czech Language
8 8 (1.62%) German Language
9 7 (1.42%) Electronics
9 7 (1.42%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.21%) Back Office
10 6 (1.21%) Billing
11 3 (0.61%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 148 (29.96%) Analyst
2 84 (17.00%) Developer
3 64 (12.96%) Test Analyst
4 47 (9.51%) Business Analyst
5 44 (8.91%) Project Manager
6 40 (8.10%) PMO Manager
7 27 (5.47%) Network Engineer
7 27 (5.47%) Senior Analyst
8 26 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 25 (5.06%) Architect
10 23 (4.66%) Administrator
11 22 (4.45%) AS400 Developer
12 18 (3.64%) Consultant
13 17 (3.44%) C# Developer
14 16 (3.24%) Senior Test Analyst
14 16 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (3.24%) Support Analyst
15 15 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (3.04%) Senior Developer
15 15 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (10.12%) .NET
2 44 (8.91%) SOAP
3 29 (5.87%) ASP.NET
4 28 (5.67%) CSS
4 28 (5.67%) Web Services
5 25 (5.06%) HTML
6 23 (4.66%) XML
7 16 (3.24%) AngularJS
7 16 (3.24%) Spring
8 13 (2.63%) WCF
9 10 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (2.02%) CSS3
9 10 (2.02%) HTML5
10 9 (1.82%) jQuery
11 7 (1.42%) REST
12 5 (1.01%) Apache Camel
12 5 (1.01%) Hibernate
12 5 (1.01%) JPA
12 5 (1.01%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (1.01%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.67%) AS400
3 15 (3.04%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.02%) iSeries
5 9 (1.82%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.62%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.62%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.42%) Statistics
8 6 (1.21%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.21%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.21%) PMI
9 5 (1.01%) Fintech
10 4 (0.81%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (0.81%) User Experience
10 4 (0.81%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.61%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.61%) Replication
11 3 (0.61%) Social Media
12 2 (0.40%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 43 (8.70%) Windows
2 23 (4.66%) Windows Server
3 22 (4.45%) Linux
4 21 (4.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (3.85%) Unix
6 13 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (2.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.21%) VyOS
9 5 (1.01%) Android
9 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.61%) OS/400
10 3 (0.61%) pSOS
10 3 (0.61%) Solaris
11 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.20%) AIX
12 1 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (15.59%) PRINCE2
3 72 (14.57%) Project Management
4 59 (11.94%) SDLC
5 44 (8.91%) ITIL
5 44 (8.91%) Scrum
5 44 (8.91%) Waterfall
6 43 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 40 (8.10%) Project Planning
8 35 (7.09%) CMMI
9 32 (6.48%) Coaching
9 32 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (5.26%) Test Scripting
12 24 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
13 23 (4.66%) Data Modelling
14 21 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (4.25%) Software Delivery
15 20 (4.05%) MVC
15 20 (4.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 112 (22.67%) SQL
2 43 (8.70%) C#
3 35 (7.09%) Java
4 29 (5.87%) RPG
5 28 (5.67%) JavaScript
6 18 (3.64%) RPG IV
7 14 (2.83%) C++
8 10 (2.02%) R
8 10 (2.02%) VB.NET
9 9 (1.82%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.81%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.81%) Python
10 4 (0.81%) RPG/400
10 4 (0.81%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.61%) Korn
11 3 (0.61%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.61%) VB
12 2 (0.40%) Delphi
12 2 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (12.75%) ISEB
2 60 (12.15%) Degree
3 46 (9.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 20 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (2.23%) CCNA
7 11 (2.23%) ISTQB
8 9 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.62%) CCNP
9 8 (1.62%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.21%) CCSA
10 6 (1.21%) CCSE
10 6 (1.21%) Security Cleared
11 5 (1.01%) CISMP
11 5 (1.01%) HND
12 3 (0.61%) CISM
12 3 (0.61%) CISSP
12 3 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.85%) QA
2 17 (3.44%) SLA
3 13 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) COSO
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.42%) vSphere
4 5 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.61%) DFS Replication
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) SCCM
2 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (14.37%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.09%) Oracle
3 32 (6.48%) VMware
4 24 (4.86%) Cisco
5 21 (4.25%) SAP
6 20 (4.05%) IBM
7 11 (2.23%) CheckPoint
8 10 (2.02%) Juniper
9 7 (1.42%) F5
10 6 (1.21%) Avaya
10 6 (1.21%) Brocade
10 6 (1.21%) CA
10 6 (1.21%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.21%) SolarWinds
10 6 (1.21%) Vyatta
11 5 (1.01%) Unisys
12 4 (0.81%) Tableau
13 3 (0.61%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.61%) Informatica
13 3 (0.61%) Splunk
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Salary: £20000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
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Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Randstad Technologies
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