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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 22 18 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Finance 13 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 11.61% 14.86% 33.33%
As % of the General category 41.94% 40.74% 80.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 11
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £34,836
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +0.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £67,500
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 Swansea region.

General Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
31 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 27.68% 36.49% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 13
Median salary £50,000 £31,500 £34,836
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -9.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of job ads across the Swansea region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in Swansea

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Finance.

1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Python
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) SIEM
2 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (26.67%) OOD
3 4 (26.67%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (13.33%) Power BI
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) Splunk
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) Clearswift
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) CentOS
5 2 (13.33%) vSphere
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Power BI
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Governance Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Governance Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (6.67%) LINQ
2 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
2 1 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) SIEM
2 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) ISMS
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Security Management
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Clearswift
1 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
1 2 (13.33%) Splunk
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft