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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 24 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 3.41% 3.33% 5.77%
As % of the General category 6.52% 10.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -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
46 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 52.27% 33.33% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £48,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 3 £36,000 -10.00%
Finance
South Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) DTV
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (25.00%) HTTP
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (25.00%) JSON

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) Sage Pay
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Product Owner
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Velocity
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) DTV
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) PayPal
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft