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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 3 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Finance 23 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 26.44% 26.37% 4.44%
As % of the General category 92.00% 100.00% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 2
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
25 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 28.74% 26.37% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 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 15 September 2014.

Finance Salary Histogram in Swansea

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (45.00%) Project Management
1 18 (45.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (45.00%) Retail
1 18 (45.00%) Fujitsu
1 18 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 15 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (30.00%) Quality Management
4 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (30.00%) Change Control
5 10 (25.00%) Migration
5 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (20.00%) Scrum
7 7 (17.50%) Windows
8 6 (15.00%) UNIX
8 6 (15.00%) Mainframe
8 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (12.50%) BDD
10 4 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (10.00%) Scala
10 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) OSPF
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) SNMP
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
General
1 18 (45.00%) Telecoms
1 18 (45.00%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 14 (35.00%) Analyst
3 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.50%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Junior
8 1 (2.50%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Project Management
2 15 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 15 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
4 12 (30.00%) Quality Management
4 12 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
4 12 (30.00%) Change Control
5 10 (25.00%) Migration
6 8 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (12.50%) BDD
9 4 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
9 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (7.50%) Coaching
10 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
1 4 (10.00%) Scala
2 3 (7.50%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
Swansea
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