The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 85 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +18
Permanent jobs citing Banking 21 66 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.59% 4.82% 2.44%
As % of the General category 3.70% 11.66% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 45 25
Average salary £36,587 £30,565 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.70% -28.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £29,129 £35,783
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Banking
UK

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

General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
567 566 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.86% 41.31% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 456 490 347
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,129 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Banking
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Banking Salary Trend in Wales

Banking
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Banking Salary Histogram in Wales

Banking
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
South Wales -37 20 £40,000 +30.86% 1
North Wales - 1 £26,500 -
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Banking 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 Banking.

1 29 (64.44%) Telecoms
1 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Degree
3 12 (26.67%) HTML
4 11 (24.44%) Unit Testing
5 9 (20.00%) Change Control
5 9 (20.00%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) Retail
6 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.78%) Firewall
6 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
6 8 (17.78%) Web Services
6 8 (17.78%) LAN
6 8 (17.78%) WAN
6 8 (17.78%) Java
6 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.78%) CSS
6 8 (17.78%) Wireless
6 8 (17.78%) VPN
6 8 (17.78%) WAN Optimisation
7 7 (15.56%) J2EE
7 7 (15.56%) SQL
7 7 (15.56%) Ajax
7 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
8 6 (13.33%) Coaching
9 5 (11.11%) Java EE
9 5 (11.11%) SLA
9 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
10 4 (8.89%) DNS
10 4 (8.89%) IBM

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Banking 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
1 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
1 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) Firewall
1 8 (17.78%) LAN
1 8 (17.78%) VPN
1 8 (17.78%) WAN
1 8 (17.78%) Wireless
2 4 (8.89%) DHCP
2 4 (8.89%) DNS
3 3 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
1 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.22%) QlikView
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.89%) JMeter
3 3 (6.67%) Bower
3 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.67%) Grunt
4 1 (2.22%) Hudson
4 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) Maven
4 1 (2.22%) NetBeans
General
1 29 (64.44%) Finance
1 29 (64.44%) Telecoms
2 9 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Billing
3 3 (6.67%) French Language
3 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Analyst Programmer
3 11 (24.44%) Programmer
3 11 (24.44%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 11 (24.44%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Senior Programmer
4 8 (17.78%) Developer
4 8 (17.78%) LAN Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) WAN Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Support Technician
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Technician
5 4 (8.89%) Server Support
5 4 (8.89%) Server Support Technician
5 4 (8.89%) Support Technician
5 4 (8.89%) Wintel Server Technician
5 4 (8.89%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) HTML
2 9 (20.00%) XML
3 8 (17.78%) CSS
3 8 (17.78%) Web Services
4 7 (15.56%) Ajax
4 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
4 7 (15.56%) J2EE
5 5 (11.11%) Java EE
6 4 (8.89%) JPA
6 4 (8.89%) JSF
6 4 (8.89%) Spring
6 4 (8.89%) Spring Web Flow
7 3 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 3 (6.67%) JSON
7 3 (6.67%) LESS
7 3 (6.67%) Struts
7 3 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.22%) REST
8 1 (2.22%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.89%) iSeries
1 4 (8.89%) Online Banking
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) AS400
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Unit Testing
2 9 (20.00%) Change Control
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
3 8 (17.78%) WAN Optimisation
4 6 (13.33%) Coaching
5 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Load Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Scrum
5 4 (8.89%) Web Development
6 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Code Optimisation
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.67%) Graceful Degradation
6 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.67%) People Management
6 3 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.67%) Time Management
6 3 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) Java
1 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.56%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) RPG
3 4 (8.89%) RPG IV
3 4 (8.89%) RPG/400
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) COBIT
3 1 (2.22%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) IBM
1 4 (8.89%) VMware
2 3 (6.67%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Planview
3 1 (2.22%) SAP