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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 286 293 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.07% 24.23% 15.85%
As % of the General category 57.89% 58.84% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 245 273 117
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £61,500
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
494 498 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.58% 41.19% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 398 431 326
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,200 £55,000
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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -2 165 £41,000 -8.88% 15
Newport +3 96 £43,750 +18.24% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 12 £38,750 - 1
Caerphilly +19 3 £68,500 +95.71%
Torfaen +5 2 £70,000 +115.38%
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 186 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (25.00%) SQL
3 90 (17.58%) Project Management
4 85 (16.60%) PRINCE2
5 72 (14.06%) Degree
6 70 (13.67%) Advertising
7 66 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
8 59 (11.52%) SDLC
8 59 (11.52%) Microsoft
9 56 (10.94%) ISEB
10 55 (10.74%) SQL Server
11 52 (10.16%) .NET
12 50 (9.77%) Business Analysis
13 49 (9.57%) C#
14 45 (8.79%) ITIL
15 39 (7.62%) Windows
16 38 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
17 37 (7.23%) Scrum
17 37 (7.23%) RPG
17 37 (7.23%) MS Project
18 36 (7.03%) Oracle
18 36 (7.03%) AS400
19 35 (6.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 33 (6.45%) JavaScript
20 33 (6.45%) Coaching
21 32 (6.25%) Waterfall
21 32 (6.25%) ASP.NET
21 32 (6.25%) Linux
21 32 (6.25%) CMMI
22 31 (6.05%) VMware

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 19 (3.71%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.52%) IIS
3 8 (1.56%) WebSphere
4 5 (0.98%) SAS
5 4 (0.78%) CMS
5 4 (0.78%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.78%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.59%) Apache
6 3 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.59%) Drupal
6 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.59%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (7.23%) MS Project
2 31 (6.05%) MS Excel
3 24 (4.69%) MS Office
4 5 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.20%) Revit
Business Applications
1 9 (1.76%) SAP CRM
1 9 (1.76%) SAP IS-U
1 9 (1.76%) SAP PM
2 8 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.59%) SaaS
3 2 (0.39%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.47%) Firewall
2 17 (3.32%) LAN
3 16 (3.13%) WAN
4 11 (2.15%) DHCP
4 11 (2.15%) DNS
4 11 (2.15%) SAN
5 9 (1.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (1.17%) IP Telephony
6 6 (1.17%) VPN
6 6 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.59%) NAS
8 1 (0.20%) ExtremeXOS
8 1 (0.20%) Internet
8 1 (0.20%) VoIP
8 1 (0.20%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.32%) Relational Database
3 13 (2.54%) MySQL
3 13 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.95%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.37%) DB2
8 6 (1.17%) SQLPlus
9 5 (0.98%) Big Data
9 5 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.78%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.78%) SQLite
11 3 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 28 (5.47%) SoapUI
2 7 (1.37%) Selenium
2 7 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.37%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.98%) ClearQuest
4 4 (0.78%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.59%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.39%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.39%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.39%) JIRA
6 2 (0.39%) JUnit
7 1 (0.20%) Appium
7 1 (0.20%) Calabash
7 1 (0.20%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.20%) JMeter
7 1 (0.20%) NMock
7 1 (0.20%) NUnit
7 1 (0.20%) Robotium
7 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 70 (13.67%) Advertising
2 28 (5.47%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.30%) Banking
4 19 (3.71%) Legal
5 14 (2.73%) Marketing
6 11 (2.15%) Retail
7 10 (1.95%) Electronics
7 10 (1.95%) Games
7 10 (1.95%) Law
8 9 (1.76%) Billing
8 9 (1.76%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.56%) Czech Language
9 8 (1.56%) German Language
10 7 (1.37%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (29.49%) Analyst
2 103 (20.12%) Developer
3 66 (12.89%) Business Analyst
4 55 (10.74%) Project Manager
5 52 (10.16%) Test Analyst
6 33 (6.45%) PMO Manager
7 30 (5.86%) AS400 Developer
8 29 (5.66%) Consultant
8 29 (5.66%) RPG Developer
9 24 (4.69%) Senior Developer
10 21 (4.10%) .NET Developer
11 20 (3.91%) Financial Services Project Manager
11 20 (3.91%) SQL Analyst
12 19 (3.71%) C++ Developer
13 18 (3.52%) Agile Project Manager
13 18 (3.52%) Software Developer
14 17 (3.32%) Junior
14 17 (3.32%) Network Engineer
14 17 (3.32%) Senior Analyst
15 14 (2.73%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (10.16%) .NET
2 32 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 31 (6.05%) HTML
4 30 (5.86%) CSS
4 30 (5.86%) SOAP
5 28 (5.47%) XML
6 17 (3.32%) Web Services
7 12 (2.34%) jQuery
8 11 (2.15%) Ajax
9 10 (1.95%) AngularJS
9 10 (1.95%) WCF
10 8 (1.56%) HTML5
10 8 (1.56%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (1.56%) MSMQ
11 7 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.37%) COM
12 6 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (1.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 6 (1.17%) STL
13 5 (0.98%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.89%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.03%) AS400
3 14 (2.73%) Fintech
4 11 (2.15%) PMI
5 9 (1.76%) Driving Licence
5 9 (1.76%) Mobile Payment
6 8 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.37%) iSeries
7 7 (1.37%) Statistics
8 5 (0.98%) Credit Risk
8 5 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.78%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.78%) User Experience
10 3 (0.59%) Replication
11 2 (0.39%) Blog
11 2 (0.39%) CMDB
11 2 (0.39%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.39%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (7.62%) Windows
2 32 (6.25%) Linux
3 22 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (4.10%) Unix
5 17 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (2.73%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.56%) VyOS
8 7 (1.37%) Android
8 7 (1.37%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.37%) Solaris
9 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.59%) OS/400
10 3 (0.59%) pSOS
10 3 (0.59%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.20%) AIX
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (17.58%) Project Management
3 85 (16.60%) PRINCE2
4 59 (11.52%) SDLC
5 50 (9.77%) Business Analysis
6 45 (8.79%) ITIL
7 38 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (7.23%) Scrum
9 33 (6.45%) Coaching
10 32 (6.25%) CMMI
10 32 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 29 (5.66%) Project Planning
12 28 (5.47%) Migration
13 27 (5.27%) Software Engineering
14 26 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
15 25 (4.88%) Test Scripting
16 24 (4.69%) CRM
16 24 (4.69%) MVC
17 23 (4.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 128 (25.00%) SQL
2 49 (9.57%) C#
3 37 (7.23%) RPG
4 33 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 31 (6.05%) RPG IV
6 21 (4.10%) C++
6 21 (4.10%) T-SQL
7 20 (3.91%) Java
8 14 (2.73%) Python
9 13 (2.54%) R
10 11 (2.15%) PHP
10 11 (2.15%) VB.NET
11 9 (1.76%) C
12 7 (1.37%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.17%) Delphi
13 6 (1.17%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.17%) RPG/400
13 6 (1.17%) VB
14 5 (0.98%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.98%) Korn
Qualifications
1 72 (14.06%) Degree
2 56 (10.94%) ISEB
3 35 (6.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 21 (4.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (2.93%) CCNA
5 15 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (2.73%) ISTQB
7 13 (2.54%) CBAP
7 13 (2.54%) PMI Certification
8 12 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.95%) IIBA
11 8 (1.56%) CCSA
11 8 (1.56%) CCSE
12 5 (0.98%) CISMP
13 4 (0.78%) HND
13 4 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.59%) VCP5
15 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.52%) QA
2 14 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.54%) SLA
4 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.17%) vSphere
5 3 (0.59%) DFS Replication
5 3 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 10 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.20%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 59 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.03%) Oracle
3 31 (6.05%) VMware
4 27 (5.27%) Cisco
5 22 (4.30%) SAP
6 15 (2.93%) CheckPoint
6 15 (2.93%) Extreme Networks
6 15 (2.93%) IBM
7 9 (1.76%) F5
8 8 (1.56%) Brocade
8 8 (1.56%) CA
8 8 (1.56%) Juniper
8 8 (1.56%) SolarWinds
8 8 (1.56%) Vyatta
9 7 (1.37%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.37%) Remedy
10 6 (1.17%) Avaya
10 6 (1.17%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.98%) Informatica
12 4 (0.78%) Adobe
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