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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 90 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.28% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.78% 0.56% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £37,000 £31,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.35% -12.67%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
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
384 354 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 35.52% 30.57% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 350 304 247
Average salary £35,000 £35,065 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.18% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 18 September 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 -5 3 £37,000 +19.35%
Retail Banking
Wales

Retail Banking
Top 19 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) WATIR
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
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%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WATIR
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Officer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) Degree