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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 262 318 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.83% 24.33% 19.59%
As % of the General category 59.95% 60.00% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 231 293 189
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £29,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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
437 530 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.42% 40.55% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 391 473 342
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 155 £40,000 +2.56% 12
Newport +2 77 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Neath Port Talbot -4 11 £37,500 +9.48% 4
Caerphilly +15 6 £29,000 +52.63% 1
Torfaen +4 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bridgend +2 1 £42,500 +108.58% 1
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 164 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (23.47%) SQL
3 94 (17.94%) Project Management
3 94 (17.94%) SDLC
4 83 (15.84%) Degree
5 82 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 82 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (15.08%) Microsoft
7 67 (12.79%) ITIL
8 66 (12.60%) Advertising
9 57 (10.88%) Business Analysis
10 54 (10.31%) ISEB
11 52 (9.92%) PRINCE2
12 48 (9.16%) SQL Server
13 47 (8.97%) Waterfall
14 41 (7.82%) VMware
15 40 (7.63%) Windows
15 40 (7.63%) QA
16 38 (7.25%) Telecoms
17 37 (7.06%) Fintech
18 35 (6.68%) MS Excel
18 35 (6.68%) Java
19 34 (6.49%) LAN
19 34 (6.49%) Scrum
20 33 (6.30%) .NET
21 32 (6.11%) MS Office
21 32 (6.11%) Linux
21 32 (6.11%) Banking
21 32 (6.11%) Process Improvement
22 31 (5.92%) Avaya

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 15 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.91%) IIS
3 6 (1.15%) CMS
3 6 (1.15%) SAS
3 6 (1.15%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.95%) Apache
4 5 (0.95%) nginx
4 5 (0.95%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.57%) JBoss
5 3 (0.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.38%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.38%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.19%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 35 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 32 (6.11%) MS Office
3 12 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.53%) SAP CRM
1 8 (1.53%) SAP IS-U
1 8 (1.53%) SAP PM
2 7 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) EQXanite
5 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.19%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.72%) IaaS
2 9 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.72%) PaaS
3 5 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (0.76%) SaaS
5 3 (0.57%) Bluemix
5 3 (0.57%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.38%) Office 365
7 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.49%) LAN
2 24 (4.58%) Firewall
3 15 (2.86%) VPN
4 14 (2.67%) DHCP
4 14 (2.67%) DNS
4 14 (2.67%) VoIP
5 12 (2.29%) WAN
6 11 (2.10%) Internet
7 10 (1.91%) MPLS
7 10 (1.91%) Unified Communications
8 9 (1.72%) SAN
8 9 (1.72%) SSL
9 7 (1.34%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (0.95%) BGP
10 5 (0.95%) BIG-IP
10 5 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (0.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (0.95%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.95%) OSPF
10 5 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.15%) MySQL
6 6 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.76%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.76%) OLAP
9 3 (0.57%) Big Data
9 3 (0.57%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.57%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (0.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (0.57%) SQLPlus
10 2 (0.38%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 19 (3.63%) Selenium
2 16 (3.05%) JUnit
2 16 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.48%) SoapUI
4 11 (2.10%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.10%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.53%) WebDriver
6 6 (1.15%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.95%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.95%) PhantomJS
8 4 (0.76%) ClearQuest
9 3 (0.57%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.38%) Appium
10 2 (0.38%) Calabash
10 2 (0.38%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.38%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.38%) NMock
10 2 (0.38%) NUnit
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.38%) Robotium
General
1 66 (12.60%) Advertising
2 38 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 32 (6.11%) Banking
4 15 (2.86%) Marketing
5 9 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.53%) Billing
7 7 (1.34%) Electronics
8 6 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.15%) Retail
9 5 (0.95%) Aerospace
9 5 (0.95%) Welsh Language
10 2 (0.38%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 190 (36.26%) Analyst
2 94 (17.94%) Business Analyst
3 91 (17.37%) Developer
4 52 (9.92%) Project Manager
5 40 (7.63%) Support Analyst
6 34 (6.49%) Consultant
7 31 (5.92%) Test Analyst
8 25 (4.77%) Applications Support
8 25 (4.77%) Applications Support Analyst
8 25 (4.77%) RPG Developer
9 23 (4.39%) AS400 Developer
9 23 (4.39%) Java Developer
10 20 (3.82%) Architect
11 19 (3.63%) Senior Developer
12 18 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
13 17 (3.24%) Agile Project Manager
14 16 (3.05%) Network Engineer
15 14 (2.67%) .NET Developer
16 13 (2.48%) Financial Services Project Manager
16 13 (2.48%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.30%) .NET
2 22 (4.20%) SOAP
3 21 (4.01%) ASP.NET
3 21 (4.01%) HTML
4 18 (3.44%) CSS
5 17 (3.24%) Web Services
6 15 (2.86%) REST
7 12 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (2.29%) XML
8 11 (2.10%) jQuery
8 11 (2.10%) Spring
8 11 (2.10%) WCF
9 10 (1.91%) J2EE
10 8 (1.53%) Ajax
11 7 (1.34%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.34%) HTML5
11 7 (1.34%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (1.15%) CSS3
13 5 (0.95%) OAuth
13 5 (0.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 82 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.06%) Fintech
3 27 (5.15%) AS400
4 20 (3.82%) iSeries
5 13 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.91%) Statistics
6 10 (1.91%) User Experience
7 9 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.53%) Driving Licence
9 5 (0.95%) Cloud Native
9 5 (0.95%) Data Centre
9 5 (0.95%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.95%) Graphic Design
9 5 (0.95%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.76%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.76%) PMI
10 4 (0.76%) Replication
10 4 (0.76%) Social Media
10 4 (0.76%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.57%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 40 (7.63%) Windows
2 32 (6.11%) Linux
3 22 (4.20%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.86%) Unix
5 12 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.91%) VyOS
8 6 (1.15%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.95%) Solaris
9 5 (0.95%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.57%) Android
10 3 (0.57%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.57%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (0.57%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (17.94%) Project Management
2 94 (17.94%) SDLC
3 82 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (12.79%) ITIL
5 57 (10.88%) Business Analysis
6 52 (9.92%) PRINCE2
7 47 (8.97%) Waterfall
8 34 (6.49%) Scrum
9 32 (6.11%) Process Improvement
10 30 (5.73%) CRM
11 27 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (4.96%) Software Delivery
12 26 (4.96%) Test Scripting
13 25 (4.77%) Coaching
13 25 (4.77%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (4.58%) Data Modelling
15 23 (4.39%) Incident Management
15 23 (4.39%) Mentoring
16 21 (4.01%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 123 (23.47%) SQL
2 35 (6.68%) Java
3 27 (5.15%) C#
4 25 (4.77%) RPG
5 24 (4.58%) RPG IV
5 24 (4.58%) T-SQL
6 21 (4.01%) C
6 21 (4.01%) JavaScript
7 12 (2.29%) Python
8 11 (2.10%) PowerShell
8 11 (2.10%) Scala
9 8 (1.53%) C++
10 7 (1.34%) R
10 7 (1.34%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.15%) RPG/400
12 5 (0.95%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.57%) ABAP
13 3 (0.57%) PHP
13 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 83 (15.84%) Degree
2 54 (10.31%) ISEB
3 27 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (4.77%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (3.24%) CBAP
5 17 (3.24%) CCNA
6 16 (3.05%) CCNP
7 12 (2.29%) PMP
8 10 (1.91%) PMI Certification
9 9 (1.72%) IIBA
10 8 (1.53%) ISTQB
10 8 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (1.34%) HND
11 7 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.95%) CCNP Voice
13 5 (0.95%) CCVP
14 4 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
15 3 (0.57%) MCP
16 2 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.63%) QA
2 11 (2.10%) SLA
3 8 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.72%) Docker
4 8 (1.53%) vSphere
5 5 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.38%) XenApp
7 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.19%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (1.53%) Ansible
1 8 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.53%) Puppet
2 5 (0.95%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (0.57%) Nagios
4 2 (0.38%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.38%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.19%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.19%) Kibana
5 1 (0.19%) logstash
5 1 (0.19%) Nessus
5 1 (0.19%) Nmap
5 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 79 (15.08%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.82%) VMware
3 31 (5.92%) Avaya
4 27 (5.15%) Cisco
5 24 (4.58%) SAP
6 20 (3.82%) CheckPoint
7 19 (3.63%) Oracle
8 18 (3.44%) Vyatta
9 15 (2.86%) F5
10 13 (2.48%) Extreme Networks
11 11 (2.10%) IBM
12 7 (1.34%) Dell
12 7 (1.34%) Splunk
13 6 (1.15%) Adobe
13 6 (1.15%) Brocade
13 6 (1.15%) SolarWinds
14 5 (0.95%) PayPal
14 5 (0.95%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.95%) Sage
14 5 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Incredible bens
Posted: Yesterday
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Various
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: generous salary + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Attenda
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000 per annum + Great Benefits + Greenfield
Posted: 10 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Negotiable + Greenfield Project
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago