The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 94 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.088% - 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.21% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £43,500 - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
Retail Banking
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
479 453 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.98% 41.11% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 418 402 295
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the South Wales region.

Retail Banking Salary Trend in South Wales

Retail Banking
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 Retail Banking within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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 - 1 £43,500 -
Retail Banking
Wales

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Retail Banking 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 Retail Banking.

1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) WATIR
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) EViews
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Retail Banking 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
1 1 (25.00%) EViews
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WATIR
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Officer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB