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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 39 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 73 31 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.39% 2.98% 2.99%
As % of the General category 12.54% 7.18% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 18
Average salary £31,533 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.80% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,913 £35,783 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £55,000 £57,500
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
582 432 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.95% 41.46% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 506 356 355
Average salary £37,500 £40,641 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.72% +8.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
South Wales +23 73 £31,533 -23.09% 7
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 50 (48.08%) Finance
2 38 (36.54%) Degree
3 37 (35.58%) Telecoms
4 35 (33.65%) Retail
5 34 (32.69%) SQL
6 29 (27.88%) Unit Testing
7 23 (22.12%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (21.15%) Project Management
8 22 (21.15%) Change Management
9 21 (20.19%) ETL
10 20 (19.23%) XML
10 20 (19.23%) QA
11 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
11 18 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (14.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
13 14 (13.46%) OLTP
13 14 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (13.46%) J2EE
13 14 (13.46%) T-SQL
13 14 (13.46%) Java
13 14 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
14 13 (12.50%) Hibernate
15 12 (11.54%) Clustering
15 12 (11.54%) Cognos
16 11 (10.58%) OOD
16 11 (10.58%) ISEB
16 11 (10.58%) HTML
16 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (2.88%) SAS
2 1 (0.96%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.88%) MS Project
3 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.92%) MS Office
4 1 (0.96%) SPSS
4 1 (0.96%) EViews
4 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (3.85%) INSURE/90
3 1 (0.96%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) DHCP
1 2 (1.92%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (13.46%) OLTP
3 14 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (9.62%) DTS
6 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.92%) DB2
10 1 (0.96%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.96%) DataStage
10 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.96%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.96%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.96%) Toad
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.96%) WATIR
2 1 (0.96%) Selenium
2 1 (0.96%) JIRA
General
1 50 (48.08%) Finance
2 37 (35.58%) Telecoms
3 35 (33.65%) Retail
4 5 (4.81%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.85%) Retail Banking
5 4 (3.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.96%) Advertising
6 1 (0.96%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 47 (45.19%) Analyst
2 33 (31.73%) Senior Analyst
3 26 (25.00%) Developer
4 24 (23.08%) Analyst Programmer
4 24 (23.08%) Programmer
4 24 (23.08%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 24 (23.08%) Senior Programmer
5 21 (20.19%) Senior Developer
5 21 (20.19%) Developer Analyst
6 13 (12.50%) Business Analyst
7 10 (9.62%) DBA
8 9 (8.65%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Architect
9 7 (6.73%) Test Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (5.77%) Business Architect
11 5 (4.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Microstrategy Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Test Leader
12 4 (3.85%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.23%) XML
2 14 (13.46%) J2EE
3 13 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 11 (10.58%) HTML
5 10 (9.62%) Web Services
6 9 (8.65%) Spring
7 8 (7.69%) Struts
8 7 (6.73%) HTML5
9 5 (4.81%) JSON
9 5 (4.81%) REST
10 4 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (3.85%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (3.85%) Spring MVC
10 4 (3.85%) LINQ
10 4 (3.85%) Servlets
10 4 (3.85%) DOM
10 4 (3.85%) XSLT
11 3 (2.88%) .NET
12 1 (0.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) Clustering
2 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.81%) Open Source
4 3 (2.88%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.92%) Statistics
5 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.92%) Economics
5 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) AS400
6 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
1 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
1 2 (1.92%) Windows
2 1 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.88%) Unit Testing
2 23 (22.12%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (21.15%) Project Management
3 22 (21.15%) Change Management
4 21 (20.19%) ETL
5 18 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.58%) OOD
6 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (10.58%) Mentoring
6 11 (10.58%) Business Analysis
7 9 (8.65%) Migration
7 9 (8.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (8.65%) Data Migration
8 7 (6.73%) OO
8 7 (6.73%) Test Strategy
9 6 (5.77%) Scrum
10 5 (4.81%) Six Sigma
10 5 (4.81%) Validation
10 5 (4.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.81%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.69%) SQL
2 14 (13.46%) T-SQL
2 14 (13.46%) Java
3 5 (4.81%) RPG
3 5 (4.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.81%) RPG/400
3 5 (4.81%) RPG IV
4 2 (1.92%) C
4 2 (1.92%) C#
5 1 (0.96%) C++
5 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (36.54%) Degree
2 11 (10.58%) ISEB
3 7 (6.73%) ISTQB
4 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.92%) APMG
7 1 (0.96%) MCSE
7 1 (0.96%) MCSA
7 1 (0.96%) MCP
7 1 (0.96%) ACCA
7 1 (0.96%) CCA
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.96%) PMP
7 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.96%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) vSphere
2 1 (0.96%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) Cognos
3 7 (6.73%) Oracle
4 6 (5.77%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (3.85%) Guidewire
6 2 (1.92%) Casewise
7 1 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.96%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.96%) VMware
7 1 (0.96%) Teradata
7 1 (0.96%) T-Plan
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