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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
UK / Wales
Rank 10 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 204 222 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.41% 18.08% 24.88%
As % of the General category 49.16% 46.15% 56.44%
Number of salaries quoted 157 202 288
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £28,400 £29,739
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
415 481 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.45% 39.17% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 347 399 491
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £29,129
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Finance Salary Histogram in Wales

Finance
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 187 £40,000 - 18
North Wales -4 6 £36,500 -14.11% 1
Mid Wales - 5 - - 1
West Wales -14 4 £29,000 -17.14% 2
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Finance.

1 162 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (30.41%) SQL
3 96 (18.71%) Degree
4 78 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
5 77 (15.01%) Microsoft
6 75 (14.62%) Project Management
7 71 (13.84%) ITIL
8 69 (13.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 67 (13.06%) Waterfall
10 66 (12.87%) Advertising
11 64 (12.48%) ISEB
12 63 (12.28%) SQL Server
13 52 (10.14%) Telecoms
14 49 (9.55%) .NET
15 46 (8.97%) C#
15 46 (8.97%) SDLC
16 45 (8.77%) Scrum
16 45 (8.77%) Business Analysis
17 41 (7.99%) VMware
18 40 (7.80%) HTML
18 40 (7.80%) Web Services
18 40 (7.80%) Avaya
19 39 (7.60%) LAN
19 39 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (7.60%) SOAP
20 38 (7.41%) Java
20 38 (7.41%) Linux
20 38 (7.41%) Banking
21 36 (7.02%) JavaScript
21 36 (7.02%) Data Modelling

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.14%) SAS
2 10 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (1.95%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.95%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.36%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.17%) Apache
4 6 (1.17%) Apache Pig
4 6 (1.17%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.17%) IIS
5 5 (0.97%) JBoss
6 4 (0.78%) CMS
6 4 (0.78%) nginx
7 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.39%) Documentum
7 2 (0.39%) FileNet
7 2 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.68%) MS Office
3 15 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.39%) Moqups
4 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (2.92%) Unit4 Business World
2 9 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.58%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.39%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.39%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.95%) IaaS
2 10 (1.95%) PaaS
3 9 (1.75%) SaaS
4 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (0.78%) Bluemix
5 4 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (0.58%) GitHub
6 3 (0.58%) Office 365
7 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.19%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.60%) LAN
2 33 (6.43%) Firewall
3 23 (4.48%) VPN
4 21 (4.09%) DNS
5 19 (3.70%) DHCP
6 18 (3.51%) Internet
7 17 (3.31%) MPLS
7 17 (3.31%) Unified Communications
8 16 (3.12%) VoIP
9 14 (2.73%) WAN
10 11 (2.14%) BIG-IP
11 10 (1.95%) BGP
11 10 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (1.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (1.95%) OSPF
12 9 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (1.17%) SMS
14 5 (0.97%) TCP/IP
14 5 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 26 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.34%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.56%) MySQL
9 7 (1.36%) Big Data
9 7 (1.36%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.36%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.17%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (0.97%) SAS EBI
12 4 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.78%) Mahout
12 4 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (0.78%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (2.92%) Selenium
2 14 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (2.34%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (1.95%) JUnit
6 9 (1.75%) WebDriver
7 8 (1.56%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.36%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.97%) Maven
10 4 (0.78%) Bitbucket
10 4 (0.78%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.78%) PhantomJS
11 3 (0.58%) JIRA
11 3 (0.58%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.58%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.39%) JMeter
12 2 (0.39%) NMock
12 2 (0.39%) NUnit
13 1 (0.19%) Robotium
13 1 (0.19%) TestNG
General
1 66 (12.87%) Advertising
2 52 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 38 (7.41%) Banking
4 19 (3.70%) Marketing
5 17 (3.31%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.95%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.75%) Electronics
8 8 (1.56%) Retail
9 6 (1.17%) Welsh Language
10 4 (0.78%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.78%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 181 (35.28%) Analyst
2 108 (21.05%) Developer
3 63 (12.28%) Business Analyst
4 46 (8.97%) Support Analyst
5 35 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
6 30 (5.85%) Applications Support
6 30 (5.85%) Applications Support Analyst
6 30 (5.85%) Senior Developer
7 27 (5.26%) Test Analyst
8 24 (4.68%) Java Developer
8 24 (4.68%) Project Manager
9 22 (4.29%) Consultant
10 21 (4.09%) Architect
10 21 (4.09%) Network Engineer
11 20 (3.90%) .NET Developer
12 17 (3.31%) Cisco Architect
13 15 (2.92%) Service Manager
13 15 (2.92%) Systems Analyst
14 14 (2.73%) Administrator
15 13 (2.53%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.55%) .NET
2 40 (7.80%) HTML
2 40 (7.80%) Web Services
3 39 (7.60%) SOAP
4 34 (6.63%) CSS
5 29 (5.65%) REST
6 25 (4.87%) jQuery
7 20 (3.90%) ASP.NET
8 18 (3.51%) Spring
9 15 (2.92%) XML
10 13 (2.53%) Ajax
11 11 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (1.95%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (1.75%) CSS3
13 9 (1.75%) HTML5
13 9 (1.75%) JPA
13 9 (1.75%) WCF
14 8 (1.56%) Hibernate
14 8 (1.56%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (1.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 78 (15.20%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.82%) Fintech
3 32 (6.24%) iSeries
4 24 (4.68%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.68%) Statistics
5 21 (4.09%) User Experience
6 15 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.73%) Data Centre
8 12 (2.34%) Data Integration
9 11 (2.14%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.56%) AS400
11 8 (1.56%) Social Media
12 7 (1.36%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.17%) Cloud Native
14 5 (0.97%) Algorithms
15 4 (0.78%) Economics
15 4 (0.78%) Graphic Design
15 4 (0.78%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.41%) Linux
2 35 (6.82%) Windows
3 25 (4.87%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.53%) Unix
5 12 (2.34%) VyOS
6 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.97%) Android
7 5 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.78%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.78%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.58%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.39%) CentOS
10 2 (0.39%) Solaris
10 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (14.62%) Project Management
3 71 (13.84%) ITIL
4 69 (13.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (13.06%) Waterfall
6 46 (8.97%) SDLC
7 45 (8.77%) Business Analysis
7 45 (8.77%) Scrum
8 39 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (7.02%) Data Modelling
10 34 (6.63%) Validation
11 32 (6.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 30 (5.85%) Process Improvement
13 28 (5.46%) Service Delivery
13 28 (5.46%) Systems Analysis
14 27 (5.26%) ETL
14 27 (5.26%) Incident Management
15 26 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (5.07%) PRINCE2
15 26 (5.07%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 156 (30.41%) SQL
2 46 (8.97%) C#
3 38 (7.41%) Java
4 36 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 29 (5.65%) C
5 29 (5.65%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.70%) Python
7 17 (3.31%) PHP
8 15 (2.92%) PL/SQL
9 14 (2.73%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.34%) Scala
11 9 (1.75%) RPG
12 7 (1.36%) RPG IV
12 7 (1.36%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.17%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.97%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.97%) Perl
14 5 (0.97%) R
15 4 (0.78%) C++
15 4 (0.78%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 96 (18.71%) Degree
2 64 (12.48%) ISEB
3 36 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (5.65%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (5.26%) CCNP
6 17 (3.31%) CCNA
7 11 (2.14%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.95%) PMP
9 9 (1.75%) HND
10 7 (1.36%) CCNP Voice
10 7 (1.36%) CCVP
10 7 (1.36%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.17%) CBAP
11 6 (1.17%) IIBA
11 6 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.97%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.97%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.97%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.65%) QA
2 16 (3.12%) SLA
3 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.39%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.19%) P3O
System Software
1 23 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.75%) vSphere
4 8 (1.56%) Docker
5 3 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.39%) HDFS
7 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.75%) Puppet
2 8 (1.56%) Ansible
2 8 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.36%) Cisco UCCE
3 7 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.58%) Nagios
5 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.19%) Kibana
6 1 (0.19%) logstash
6 1 (0.19%) Nessus
6 1 (0.19%) Nmap
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 77 (15.01%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.99%) VMware
3 40 (7.80%) Avaya
4 31 (6.04%) Oracle
5 30 (5.85%) CheckPoint
5 30 (5.85%) Cisco
6 24 (4.68%) F5
7 21 (4.09%) Vyatta
8 20 (3.90%) SAP
9 16 (3.12%) IBM
10 15 (2.92%) Extreme Networks
11 8 (1.56%) Brocade
11 8 (1.56%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.56%) SolarWinds
11 8 (1.56%) Splunk
12 6 (1.17%) Cadence
12 6 (1.17%) Tableau
13 5 (0.97%) HP
13 5 (0.97%) Juniper
14 4 (0.78%) Dell
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