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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 21 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 1.67% 3.28% 6.00%
As % of the General category 4.00% 7.14% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
25 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 41.67% 45.90% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 25 7
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Cwmbran +1 1 £40,000 -
Finance
South Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) DTV
3 3 (33.33%) IIS
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Electronics
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Advertising
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Operations Management
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) QA

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
1 2 (22.22%) Sage Pay
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Ranorex
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
4 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Product Owner
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) UML Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Velocity
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) DTV
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Management
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) ATDD
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Scalability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
1 2 (22.22%) PayPal
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Telerik
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft