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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 74 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 29 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.23% 3.71% 3.70%
As % of the General category 6.04% 11.61% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 31
Average salary £30,000 £35,783 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.16% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,940 £17,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £68,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
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
480 422 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.87% 31.95% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 399 364 280
Average salary £37,000 £35,783 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 -11 29 £30,000 -16.16% 4
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 49 (60.49%) Telecoms
2 41 (50.62%) Degree
3 37 (45.68%) Finance
4 36 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 28 (34.57%) Java
6 26 (32.10%) SQL
6 26 (32.10%) J2EE
7 24 (29.63%) HTML
7 24 (29.63%) XML
7 24 (29.63%) Hibernate
8 23 (28.40%) Web Services
9 15 (18.52%) Spring
10 14 (17.28%) ISEB
11 13 (16.05%) ISTQB
12 12 (14.81%) RPG
12 12 (14.81%) RPG IV
13 10 (12.35%) Guidewire
13 10 (12.35%) Struts
13 10 (12.35%) Tomcat
13 10 (12.35%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (12.35%) CSS
13 10 (12.35%) Eclipse
13 10 (12.35%) IBM
13 10 (12.35%) WebSphere
13 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (12.35%) Billing
13 10 (12.35%) Scrum
14 9 (11.11%) Retail
14 9 (11.11%) Automation Testing
15 8 (9.88%) Validation

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (12.35%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (12.35%) Tomcat
1 10 (12.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.23%) SAS
2 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Project
1 3 (3.70%) MS Office
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) DHCP
1 2 (2.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
1 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.41%) DB2
3 4 (4.94%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.41%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (4.94%) JMeter
4 2 (2.47%) Maven
4 2 (2.47%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) ClearQuest
4 2 (2.47%) Ant
4 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.47%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.23%) JBehave
5 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (1.23%) JUnit
5 1 (1.23%) WATIR
5 1 (1.23%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 49 (60.49%) Telecoms
2 37 (45.68%) Finance
3 10 (12.35%) Billing
4 9 (11.11%) Retail
5 4 (4.94%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
7 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (62.96%) Analyst
2 35 (43.21%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (19.75%) Senior Programmer
3 16 (19.75%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 16 (19.75%) Analyst Programmer
3 16 (19.75%) Programmer
4 12 (14.81%) Test Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.70%) IT Security Officer
9 3 (3.70%) Security Officer
9 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.47%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) J2EE
2 24 (29.63%) HTML
2 24 (29.63%) XML
2 24 (29.63%) Hibernate
3 23 (28.40%) Web Services
4 15 (18.52%) Spring
5 10 (12.35%) Struts
5 10 (12.35%) CSS
6 7 (8.64%) JSP
7 5 (6.17%) REST
8 4 (4.94%) HTML5
8 4 (4.94%) JSF
8 4 (4.94%) Ajax
8 4 (4.94%) Java EE
8 4 (4.94%) JSON
8 4 (4.94%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (4.94%) JPA
9 3 (3.70%) SOAP
10 2 (2.47%) RESTful
11 1 (1.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Open Source
1 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.47%) AS400
2 2 (2.47%) Clustering
2 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Windows
1 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (12.35%) Scrum
3 9 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 8 (9.88%) Validation
5 7 (8.64%) Project Management
6 6 (7.41%) Migration
6 6 (7.41%) RAD
6 6 (7.41%) ETL
6 6 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.94%) User Stories
7 4 (4.94%) OOD
7 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.94%) Change Management
7 4 (4.94%) TDD
7 4 (4.94%) Software Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Web Development
7 4 (4.94%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.57%) Java
2 26 (32.10%) SQL
3 12 (14.81%) RPG IV
3 12 (14.81%) RPG
4 8 (9.88%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.41%) RPG/400
6 1 (1.23%) Groovy
6 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (50.62%) Degree
2 14 (17.28%) ISEB
3 13 (16.05%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) APMP
5 3 (3.70%) CISSP
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
6 1 (1.23%) MCSE
6 1 (1.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) IBM
1 10 (12.35%) Guidewire
2 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.70%) VMware
4 2 (2.47%) Citrix
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) T-Plan
5 1 (1.23%) Teradata
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