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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial
Rank 26 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 4.08% - 3.85%
As % of the General category 7.55% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £34,250 - £51,250
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 - £52,250
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
53 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 54.08% 27.78% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 15 5
Average salary £47,500 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.43% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

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 2 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 - 4 £34,250 -
Finance
South Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 2 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%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) DTV
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%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Advertising
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
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%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Ranorex
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%) QA 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%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior 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%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
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%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
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%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
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