The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 39 49 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Banking 61 48 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.97% 3.86% 2.80%
As % of the General category 11.94% 12.31% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 28
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £40,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -9.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,783 £32,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.06%
General Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
511 390 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 41.61% 31.35% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 398 318 388
Average salary £38,783 £36,400 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.54% -0.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,855
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Banking
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales +11 61 £38,783 +6.54% 4
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 82 (71.93%) Telecoms
2 79 (69.30%) Degree
3 76 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 67 (58.77%) SQL
5 50 (43.86%) Java
6 43 (37.72%) Web Services
7 42 (36.84%) XML
7 42 (36.84%) RPG
7 42 (36.84%) RPG IV
8 40 (35.09%) J2EE
9 33 (28.95%) Hibernate
10 30 (26.32%) HTML
11 28 (24.56%) Relational Database
12 27 (23.68%) JSP
13 25 (21.93%) RDBMS
14 24 (21.05%) DB2
14 24 (21.05%) Finance
14 24 (21.05%) INSURE/90
15 23 (20.18%) Spring
16 18 (15.79%) WebSphere
16 18 (15.79%) Migration
16 18 (15.79%) Data Migration
16 18 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
16 18 (15.79%) CSS
16 18 (15.79%) RAD
16 18 (15.79%) Tomcat
16 18 (15.79%) IBM
16 18 (15.79%) Eclipse
16 18 (15.79%) ETL
16 18 (15.79%) Mobile Banking

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (15.79%) WebSphere
1 18 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
1 18 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.63%) SAS
3 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (21.05%) INSURE/90
2 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) DHCP
1 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.56%) Relational Database
2 25 (21.93%) RDBMS
3 24 (21.05%) DB2
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (15.79%) Eclipse
1 18 (15.79%) Rational Application Developer
2 13 (11.40%) Maven
3 8 (7.02%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.14%) JUnit
5 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.26%) Gerrit
6 5 (4.39%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (4.39%) Ant
7 2 (1.75%) Hudson
7 2 (1.75%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.75%) JBehave
7 2 (1.75%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.75%) Selenium
8 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 82 (71.93%) Telecoms
2 24 (21.05%) Finance
3 12 (10.53%) Billing
4 6 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (1.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 84 (73.68%) Analyst
2 52 (45.61%) Senior Analyst
3 24 (21.05%) Analyst Programmer
3 24 (21.05%) Programmer
3 24 (21.05%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 24 (21.05%) Senior Programmer
4 10 (8.77%) Developer
5 6 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 6 (5.26%) Android Developer
6 4 (3.51%) Business Analyst
6 4 (3.51%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (3.51%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (2.63%) Java Developer
7 3 (2.63%) Architect
7 3 (2.63%) Project Manager
7 3 (2.63%) Senior Developer
7 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Specialist
8 2 (1.75%) Senior Android Developer
8 2 (1.75%) Software Architect
8 2 (1.75%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (37.72%) Web Services
2 42 (36.84%) XML
3 40 (35.09%) J2EE
4 33 (28.95%) Hibernate
5 30 (26.32%) HTML
6 27 (23.68%) JSP
7 23 (20.18%) Spring
8 18 (15.79%) CSS
9 16 (14.04%) Struts
10 14 (12.28%) SOAP
11 9 (7.89%) EJB
11 9 (7.89%) REST
12 8 (7.02%) Servlets
13 7 (6.14%) EJB 3.0
14 5 (4.39%) JSON
15 3 (2.63%) Java EE
15 3 (2.63%) JPA
16 2 (1.75%) Spring Web Flow
17 1 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
17 1 (0.88%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.79%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (0.88%) Handset
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.02%) Android
2 3 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.88%) Windows CE
3 1 (0.88%) VxWorks
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 18 (15.79%) Migration
2 18 (15.79%) Data Migration
2 18 (15.79%) RAD
2 18 (15.79%) ETL
3 16 (14.04%) MVC
4 14 (12.28%) Scrum
5 13 (11.40%) OO
6 12 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (9.65%) Project Management
8 9 (7.89%) UML
9 8 (7.02%) TDD
10 7 (6.14%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (6.14%) Software Architecture
11 6 (5.26%) Automation Testing
12 5 (4.39%) Android Development
12 5 (4.39%) User Stories
12 5 (4.39%) Use Case
12 5 (4.39%) OOP
13 4 (3.51%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (58.77%) SQL
2 50 (43.86%) Java
3 42 (36.84%) RPG
3 42 (36.84%) RPG IV
4 18 (15.79%) RPG/400
5 3 (2.63%) VBA
6 2 (1.75%) XQuery
6 2 (1.75%) Groovy
6 2 (1.75%) XPath
7 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.88%) C
7 1 (0.88%) C#
7 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 79 (69.30%) Degree
2 4 (3.51%) ISEB
2 4 (3.51%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.75%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (15.79%) IBM
2 12 (10.53%) Oracle
2 12 (10.53%) Guidewire
3 4 (3.51%) Microsoft