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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 49 44 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Banking 53 68 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.96% 5.25% 2.95%
As % of the General category 10.21% 12.88% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 52 52 34
Average salary £40,500 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.42% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,057 £35,783 £33,770
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,050 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
519 528 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 38.79% 40.77% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 441 414 280
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,150 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £57,350
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -2 53 £40,500 +4.42% 5
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 74 (61.16%) Finance
2 58 (47.93%) Telecoms
3 54 (44.63%) Degree
4 36 (29.75%) Project Management
5 30 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (23.97%) SQL
7 27 (22.31%) Unit Testing
8 26 (21.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (19.83%) Java
10 21 (17.36%) Change Management
10 21 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (16.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (16.53%) Six Sigma
12 19 (15.70%) Retail
12 19 (15.70%) Business Transformation
12 19 (15.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 17 (14.05%) Business Analysis
14 16 (13.22%) ISEB
15 15 (12.40%) Web Services
15 15 (12.40%) Migration
16 14 (11.57%) Validation
17 13 (10.74%) XML
17 13 (10.74%) HTML
17 13 (10.74%) QA
18 12 (9.92%) ISTQB
18 12 (9.92%) Automation Testing
18 12 (9.92%) Internet
18 12 (9.92%) Back Office
19 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
19 11 (9.09%) J2EE

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (1.65%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) MS Office
1 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.48%) Fireworks
2 3 (2.48%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.48%) MS Project
2 3 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.61%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) GitHub
1 1 (0.83%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.96%) SQL Server
1 6 (4.96%) DB2
2 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.31%) OLTP
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.48%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.65%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.83%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.65%) JUnit
2 2 (1.65%) Toad
2 2 (1.65%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.65%) Maven
3 1 (0.83%) JMeter
3 1 (0.83%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.83%) Ant
3 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.83%) Hudson
3 1 (0.83%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.83%) TestNG
3 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 74 (61.16%) Finance
2 58 (47.93%) Telecoms
3 19 (15.70%) Retail
4 12 (9.92%) Back Office
5 8 (6.61%) Investment Banking
6 6 (4.96%) Legal
7 4 (3.31%) Billing
7 4 (3.31%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.65%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (48.76%) Analyst
2 42 (34.71%) Senior Analyst
3 31 (25.62%) Developer
4 27 (22.31%) Analyst Programmer
4 27 (22.31%) Programmer
4 27 (22.31%) Senior Programmer
4 27 (22.31%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 24 (19.83%) Developer Analyst
5 24 (19.83%) Senior Developer
6 17 (14.05%) Project Manager
6 17 (14.05%) Business Analyst
7 13 (10.74%) Senior Test Analyst
7 13 (10.74%) Test Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) RPG Programmer
8 8 (6.61%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 8 (6.61%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
8 8 (6.61%) Senior RPG Developer
8 8 (6.61%) Senior RPG Programmer
8 8 (6.61%) RPG Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Process Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.40%) Web Services
2 13 (10.74%) XML
2 13 (10.74%) HTML
3 11 (9.09%) J2EE
4 10 (8.26%) Hibernate
5 9 (7.44%) HTML5
6 8 (6.61%) CSS
6 8 (6.61%) Struts
7 7 (5.79%) Spring
7 7 (5.79%) SOAP
8 5 (4.13%) Sass
8 5 (4.13%) LESS
8 5 (4.13%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.31%) Spring MVC
9 4 (3.31%) LINQ
9 4 (3.31%) Entity Framework
9 4 (3.31%) LINQ to SQL
9 4 (3.31%) DOM
9 4 (3.31%) XSLT
9 4 (3.31%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.44%) User Experience
3 5 (4.13%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.31%) iSeries
5 3 (2.48%) Human Factors
6 2 (1.65%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.65%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.65%) Statistics
6 2 (1.65%) Economics
6 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.65%) AS400
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.75%) Project Management
2 30 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (22.31%) Unit Testing
4 26 (21.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (17.36%) Change Management
6 20 (16.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (16.53%) Six Sigma
7 19 (15.70%) Business Transformation
8 17 (14.05%) Business Analysis
9 15 (12.40%) Migration
10 14 (11.57%) Validation
11 12 (9.92%) Automation Testing
12 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (9.09%) PRINCE2
13 10 (8.26%) UML
13 10 (8.26%) ETL
13 10 (8.26%) PRINCE
14 9 (7.44%) Risk Management
14 9 (7.44%) Use Case
14 9 (7.44%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.97%) SQL
2 24 (19.83%) Java
3 9 (7.44%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.61%) RPG/400
4 8 (6.61%) RPG IV
4 8 (6.61%) RPG
5 4 (3.31%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.65%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (44.63%) Degree
2 19 (15.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 16 (13.22%) ISEB
4 12 (9.92%) ISTQB
5 9 (7.44%) PMP
5 9 (7.44%) PMI Certification
6 7 (5.79%) APMP
7 6 (4.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (1.65%) CCA
8 2 (1.65%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.83%) APMG
9 1 (0.83%) IIBA
9 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (7.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) Oracle
3 4 (3.31%) Guidewire
3 4 (3.31%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (2.48%) Adobe
5 1 (0.83%) Casewise
5 1 (0.83%) Cognos
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