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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Wales / South Wales
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 180 213 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.18% 19.61% 26.51%
As % of the General category 50.28% 48.52% 58.56%
Number of salaries quoted 144 191 282
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
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
358 439 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 40.13% 40.42% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 305 370 470
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,187 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 0 117 £40,000 - 11
Newport -5 41 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Caerphilly +9 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Neath Port Talbot +10 2 £34,000 +13.33%
Torfaen +10 1 - -
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 161 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (31.50%) SQL
3 82 (17.34%) Degree
4 74 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (14.38%) Waterfall
6 67 (14.16%) Advertising
7 65 (13.74%) Microsoft
7 65 (13.74%) ISEB
8 64 (13.53%) Project Management
9 63 (13.32%) ITIL
10 61 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 51 (10.78%) SQL Server
12 48 (10.15%) Telecoms
13 46 (9.73%) SDLC
14 43 (9.09%) Scrum
14 43 (9.09%) Business Analysis
15 39 (8.25%) VMware
16 38 (8.03%) Avaya
17 37 (7.82%) Banking
18 36 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (7.61%) Oracle
19 35 (7.40%) Data Modelling
19 35 (7.40%) Fintech
20 34 (7.19%) LAN
20 34 (7.19%) Linux
20 34 (7.19%) Java
21 33 (6.98%) JavaScript
21 33 (6.98%) HTML
22 32 (6.77%) .NET
22 32 (6.77%) Windows

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 11 (2.33%) SAS
2 10 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.48%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.27%) Apache
4 6 (1.27%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.27%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.06%) IIS
5 5 (1.06%) JBoss
6 4 (0.85%) CMS
6 4 (0.85%) nginx
7 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.42%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.42%) Documentum
8 2 (0.42%) FileNet
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (4.86%) MS Office
2 22 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 13 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.42%) Moqups
4 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.63%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) Sage X3
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.11%) IaaS
2 10 (2.11%) PaaS
3 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (0.85%) Bluemix
4 4 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (0.63%) GitHub
5 3 (0.63%) Office 365
6 2 (0.42%) SaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.21%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 34 (7.19%) LAN
2 27 (5.71%) Firewall
3 21 (4.44%) DNS
3 21 (4.44%) VPN
4 19 (4.02%) DHCP
5 18 (3.81%) Internet
6 17 (3.59%) MPLS
6 17 (3.59%) Unified Communications
7 14 (2.96%) VoIP
8 12 (2.54%) WAN
9 11 (2.33%) BIG-IP
10 10 (2.11%) BGP
10 10 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (2.11%) OSPF
11 8 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (1.27%) SMS
13 5 (1.06%) TCP/IP
13 5 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
3 17 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (2.96%) Oracle Database
5 14 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.69%) MySQL
7 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.48%) Big Data
8 7 (1.48%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (1.27%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (1.06%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (1.06%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.06%) SAS EBI
11 4 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.85%) Mahout
12 3 (0.63%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 15 (3.17%) Selenium
2 14 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.11%) JUnit
6 9 (1.90%) WebDriver
7 7 (1.48%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.27%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.06%) Maven
10 4 (0.85%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.85%) PhantomJS
11 3 (0.63%) JIRA
11 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.42%) JMeter
12 2 (0.42%) NMock
12 2 (0.42%) NUnit
12 2 (0.42%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.21%) Calabash
13 1 (0.21%) Robotium
General
1 67 (14.16%) Advertising
2 48 (10.15%) Telecoms
3 37 (7.82%) Banking
4 17 (3.59%) Manufacturing
4 17 (3.59%) Marketing
5 10 (2.11%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.69%) Electronics
7 7 (1.48%) Retail
8 6 (1.27%) Welsh Language
9 4 (0.85%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.85%) Legal
10 2 (0.42%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 164 (34.67%) Analyst
2 106 (22.41%) Developer
3 60 (12.68%) Business Analyst
4 45 (9.51%) Support Analyst
5 29 (6.13%) Applications Support
5 29 (6.13%) Applications Support Analyst
6 28 (5.92%) Senior Developer
7 27 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 27 (5.71%) Test Analyst
8 24 (5.07%) Consultant
8 24 (5.07%) Java Developer
8 24 (5.07%) Project Manager
9 22 (4.65%) Architect
10 17 (3.59%) Cisco Architect
10 17 (3.59%) Network Engineer
11 15 (3.17%) .NET Developer
11 15 (3.17%) Service Manager
12 13 (2.75%) Administrator
12 13 (2.75%) Oracle Developer
13 12 (2.54%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.98%) HTML
2 32 (6.77%) .NET
3 31 (6.55%) CSS
3 31 (6.55%) SOAP
4 25 (5.29%) Web Services
5 24 (5.07%) jQuery
6 21 (4.44%) REST
7 18 (3.81%) Spring
8 17 (3.59%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.54%) Ajax
10 11 (2.33%) XML
11 10 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (1.90%) CSS3
12 9 (1.90%) HTML5
12 9 (1.90%) JPA
12 9 (1.90%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (1.90%) WCF
13 8 (1.69%) Apache Camel
13 8 (1.69%) Hibernate
13 8 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 74 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.40%) Fintech
3 31 (6.55%) iSeries
4 23 (4.86%) Statistics
5 18 (3.81%) User Experience
6 15 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.75%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.75%) Data Centre
8 10 (2.11%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.69%) AS400
9 8 (1.69%) Social Media
10 6 (1.27%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.27%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.06%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.85%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.85%) Economics
12 4 (0.85%) Graphic Design
12 4 (0.85%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.85%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.42%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.19%) Linux
2 32 (6.77%) Windows
3 24 (5.07%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.75%) Unix
5 11 (2.33%) VyOS
6 6 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.06%) Android
7 5 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.85%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.63%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.63%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.42%) CentOS
10 2 (0.42%) Solaris
10 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (14.38%) Waterfall
3 64 (13.53%) Project Management
4 63 (13.32%) ITIL
5 61 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 46 (9.73%) SDLC
7 43 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 43 (9.09%) Scrum
8 36 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
9 35 (7.40%) Data Modelling
10 31 (6.55%) User Acceptance Testing
11 29 (6.13%) Process Improvement
12 28 (5.92%) Validation
13 27 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
14 26 (5.50%) PRINCE2
14 26 (5.50%) Test Scripting
15 25 (5.29%) Service Delivery
16 24 (5.07%) Mentoring
17 23 (4.86%) Incident Management
18 21 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 149 (31.50%) SQL
2 34 (7.19%) Java
3 33 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 31 (6.55%) C#
5 30 (6.34%) T-SQL
6 23 (4.86%) C
7 18 (3.81%) PL/SQL
8 17 (3.59%) Python
9 13 (2.75%) PHP
9 13 (2.75%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.54%) Scala
11 9 (1.90%) RPG
12 7 (1.48%) RPG IV
13 6 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.06%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.06%) Perl
14 5 (1.06%) R
15 4 (0.85%) C++
15 4 (0.85%) RPG/400
16 3 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 82 (17.34%) Degree
2 65 (13.74%) ISEB
3 32 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (5.29%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (5.07%) CCNP
6 15 (3.17%) CCNA
7 13 (2.75%) ISTQB
8 10 (2.11%) PMP
9 9 (1.90%) HND
10 7 (1.48%) CCNP Voice
10 7 (1.48%) CCVP
10 7 (1.48%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.27%) CBAP
11 6 (1.27%) IIBA
11 6 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.85%) CISSP
13 4 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
14 3 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.92%) QA
2 14 (2.96%) SLA
3 6 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.42%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.21%) P3O
System Software
1 21 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.90%) vSphere
4 8 (1.69%) Docker
5 3 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.42%) HDFS
7 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.69%) Ansible
1 8 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.69%) Puppet
2 7 (1.48%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.63%) Nagios
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.21%) Kibana
5 1 (0.21%) logstash
5 1 (0.21%) Nessus
5 1 (0.21%) Nmap
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 65 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.25%) VMware
3 38 (8.03%) Avaya
4 36 (7.61%) Oracle
5 29 (6.13%) CheckPoint
6 28 (5.92%) Cisco
7 23 (4.86%) F5
8 20 (4.23%) Vyatta
9 17 (3.59%) SAP
10 15 (3.17%) IBM
11 13 (2.75%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (1.48%) Brocade
12 7 (1.48%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.48%) SolarWinds
12 7 (1.48%) Splunk
13 6 (1.27%) Cadence
13 6 (1.27%) Tableau
14 5 (1.06%) Juniper
15 4 (0.85%) Sage
15 4 (0.85%) SaltStack
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