The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank - 24 20
Permanent jobs citing Finance 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - 1.59% 1.45%
As % of the General category - 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Finance
South Wales

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

General Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 54.95% 6.35% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 50 4 6
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Finance
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Finance Salary Trend in Torfaen

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) MCSD
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSD
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft