The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Finance 283 324 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.39% 23.65% 17.76%
As % of the General category 49.91% 57.24% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 250 293 130
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
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%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Finance
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Finance Salary Trend in Wales

Finance
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Finance across the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Finance Salary Histogram in Wales

Finance
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 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
(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 -2 261 £40,000 +5.26% 32
North Wales +15 11 £35,000 -32.69% 3
West Wales -15 10 £33,250 -4.55% 1
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 181 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (24.27%) SQL
3 79 (14.42%) PRINCE2
4 76 (13.87%) Project Management
5 74 (13.50%) Advertising
6 73 (13.32%) Microsoft
7 69 (12.59%) ISEB
8 67 (12.23%) Degree
9 64 (11.68%) SDLC
10 61 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
11 52 (9.49%) .NET
12 50 (9.12%) SQL Server
12 50 (9.12%) MS Project
13 49 (8.94%) Scrum
14 48 (8.76%) C#
14 48 (8.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 46 (8.39%) Oracle
16 45 (8.21%) SOAP
16 45 (8.21%) Business Analysis
16 45 (8.21%) Waterfall
17 44 (8.03%) ITIL
17 44 (8.03%) Windows
18 43 (7.85%) Java
19 42 (7.66%) Project Planning
20 39 (7.12%) Coaching
21 38 (6.93%) Telecoms
22 37 (6.75%) CMMI
23 36 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
24 34 (6.20%) VMware
25 33 (6.02%) Firewall

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (2.74%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.37%) IIS
3 9 (1.64%) SAS
3 9 (1.64%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (0.91%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.91%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.73%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.55%) Node.js
6 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.36%) Apache
7 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.18%) CMS
8 1 (0.18%) Drupal
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 50 (9.12%) MS Project
2 31 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 20 (3.65%) MS Office
4 4 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.73%) SPSS
5 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.18%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.09%) SAP CRM
2 6 (1.09%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (1.09%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.18%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.55%) SaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.18%) GitHub
5 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.02%) Firewall
2 24 (4.38%) LAN
2 24 (4.38%) WAN
3 19 (3.47%) DNS
4 16 (2.92%) DHCP
5 14 (2.55%) VPN
6 13 (2.37%) Wireless
7 8 (1.46%) Internet
8 7 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (1.28%) SAN
9 6 (1.09%) IP Telephony
9 6 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.73%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.73%) MPLS
10 4 (0.73%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.55%) VoIP
12 2 (0.36%) AMQP
13 1 (0.18%) HTTP
13 1 (0.18%) Spanning Tree
13 1 (0.18%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.19%) MongoDB
3 11 (2.01%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.82%) MySQL
5 9 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.91%) QlikView
10 4 (0.73%) DB2
10 4 (0.73%) Spotfire
11 3 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (4.93%) SoapUI
2 18 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 15 (2.74%) Selenium
4 12 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.64%) ClearQuest
7 7 (1.28%) JUnit
8 6 (1.09%) JIRA
8 6 (1.09%) Maven
8 6 (1.09%) Subversion
9 4 (0.73%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.73%) JMeter
9 4 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.55%) Ant
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.55%) PowerBuilder
10 3 (0.55%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.55%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.36%) IntelliJ
General
1 74 (13.50%) Advertising
2 38 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 29 (5.29%) Banking
4 17 (3.10%) Legal
5 14 (2.55%) Games
6 13 (2.37%) Marketing
6 13 (2.37%) Retail
7 12 (2.19%) Law
8 11 (2.01%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.46%) Czech Language
9 8 (1.46%) Electronics
9 8 (1.46%) German Language
10 7 (1.28%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.09%) Billing
12 5 (0.91%) Back Office
13 3 (0.55%) French Language
13 3 (0.55%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.18%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 171 (31.20%) Analyst
2 96 (17.52%) Developer
3 73 (13.32%) Test Analyst
4 54 (9.85%) Business Analyst
5 47 (8.58%) Project Manager
6 42 (7.66%) PMO Manager
7 28 (5.11%) Network Engineer
8 27 (4.93%) .NET Developer
8 27 (4.93%) Senior Analyst
9 26 (4.74%) Administrator
9 26 (4.74%) Architect
10 23 (4.20%) AS400 Developer
11 22 (4.01%) Support Analyst
12 20 (3.65%) Consultant
13 19 (3.47%) Senior Developer
14 17 (3.10%) C# Developer
14 17 (3.10%) Solutions Architect
15 16 (2.92%) Junior
15 16 (2.92%) Senior Test Analyst
16 15 (2.74%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.49%) .NET
2 45 (8.21%) SOAP
3 30 (5.47%) ASP.NET
4 29 (5.29%) CSS
4 29 (5.29%) Web Services
5 28 (5.11%) HTML
6 25 (4.56%) XML
7 21 (3.83%) Spring
8 18 (3.28%) AngularJS
9 13 (2.37%) WCF
10 12 (2.19%) jQuery
11 10 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (1.82%) CSS3
11 10 (1.82%) Hibernate
11 10 (1.82%) HTML5
11 10 (1.82%) JPA
12 6 (1.09%) REST
13 5 (0.91%) Apache Camel
13 5 (0.91%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (0.91%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.29%) AS400
3 16 (2.92%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.82%) iSeries
5 9 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 9 (1.64%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.46%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.28%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.28%) Statistics
7 7 (1.28%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.09%) Fintech
8 6 (1.09%) PMI
9 5 (0.91%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.73%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (0.73%) Social Media
10 4 (0.73%) User Experience
11 3 (0.55%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.55%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.55%) Replication
12 2 (0.36%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.03%) Windows
2 28 (5.11%) Linux
3 23 (4.20%) Windows Server
4 22 (4.01%) Unix
5 20 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.28%) VyOS
8 5 (0.91%) Android
8 5 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.55%) OS/400
9 3 (0.55%) pSOS
9 3 (0.55%) Solaris
10 2 (0.36%) AIX
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (14.42%) PRINCE2
3 76 (13.87%) Project Management
4 64 (11.68%) SDLC
5 49 (8.94%) Scrum
6 45 (8.21%) Business Analysis
6 45 (8.21%) Waterfall
7 44 (8.03%) ITIL
8 42 (7.66%) Project Planning
9 39 (7.12%) Coaching
10 37 (6.75%) CMMI
11 36 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (5.47%) Test Scripting
14 28 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (4.74%) MVC
16 25 (4.56%) User Acceptance Testing
17 24 (4.38%) Software Engineering
18 23 (4.20%) Data Modelling
19 22 (4.01%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 133 (24.27%) SQL
2 48 (8.76%) C#
3 43 (7.85%) Java
4 33 (6.02%) JavaScript
5 30 (5.47%) RPG
6 19 (3.47%) RPG IV
7 16 (2.92%) C++
8 13 (2.37%) T-SQL
9 10 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 10 (1.82%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.64%) R
11 6 (1.09%) PowerShell
12 5 (0.91%) Python
12 5 (0.91%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.91%) VB
13 4 (0.73%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.73%) RPG/400
14 3 (0.55%) Korn
15 2 (0.36%) C
15 2 (0.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 69 (12.59%) ISEB
2 67 (12.23%) Degree
3 48 (8.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 22 (4.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 21 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (2.74%) ISTQB
7 13 (2.37%) CCNA
7 13 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.64%) CCNP
8 9 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (1.64%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.28%) CCSA
9 7 (1.28%) CCSE
10 6 (1.09%) Security Cleared
11 5 (0.91%) CISMP
11 5 (0.91%) HND
12 3 (0.55%) CISM
12 3 (0.55%) CISSP
12 3 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.38%) QA
2 17 (3.10%) SLA
3 13 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.19%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.91%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.18%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) COSO
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (4.74%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.28%) vSphere
4 5 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.55%) DFS Replication
5 3 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.18%) Firmware
6 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (2.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.18%) SCCM
2 1 (0.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (13.32%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.39%) Oracle
3 34 (6.20%) VMware
4 26 (4.74%) Cisco
5 21 (3.83%) SAP
6 19 (3.47%) IBM
7 12 (2.19%) CheckPoint
8 11 (2.01%) Juniper
9 8 (1.46%) F5
9 8 (1.46%) Tableau
10 7 (1.28%) Brocade
10 7 (1.28%) CA
10 7 (1.28%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.28%) SolarWinds
10 7 (1.28%) Vyatta
11 6 (1.09%) Avaya
12 5 (0.91%) Unisys
13 4 (0.73%) Talend
13 4 (0.73%) Vertica
14 3 (0.55%) Splunk
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £27000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Wrexham County Borough Council
Salary: From £40,217 to £44,791 per annum (37 hours per week)
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Oho Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £23250 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff with some Remote Working
TRG
Salary: 50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago