The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 4 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 20 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 23.53% 23.00% 2.70%
As % of the General category 90.91% 100.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 1
Average salary £75,000 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+172.72% +19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
West Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swansea region.

General Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 25.88% 23.00% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 6
Average salary £75,000 £27,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+172.72% -24.86%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Finance
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the Swansea region.

Finance Salary Trend in Swansea

Finance
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Swansea

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 18 (47.37%) Telecoms
1 18 (47.37%) Retail
1 18 (47.37%) Fujitsu
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 17 (44.74%) Project Management
3 14 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 14 (36.84%) Programme Management
4 12 (31.58%) Quality Management
4 12 (31.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 12 (31.58%) SC Cleared
4 12 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (31.58%) Change Control
5 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (28.95%) Migration
5 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
6 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 7 (18.42%) Windows
8 6 (15.79%) UNIX
8 6 (15.79%) Mainframe
8 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
9 5 (13.16%) .NET
9 5 (13.16%) BDD
10 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
11 3 (7.89%) Scala
11 3 (7.89%) Velocity
11 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (47.37%) Telecoms
1 18 (47.37%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Project Manager
2 13 (34.21%) Analyst
3 12 (31.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 12 (31.58%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 3 (7.89%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Junior
8 1 (2.63%) Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) Velocity
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.79%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 14 (36.84%) PRINCE2
2 14 (36.84%) Programme Management
3 12 (31.58%) Risk Management
3 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
3 12 (31.58%) Quality Management
3 12 (31.58%) Risk Assessment
3 12 (31.58%) Change Control
4 11 (28.95%) Migration
5 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
8 5 (13.16%) BDD
9 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (7.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C
1 3 (7.89%) Java
1 3 (7.89%) Scala
2 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 12 (31.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Fujitsu
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Arvato UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 22 days ago