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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Finance 274 306 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.44% 21.86% 15.97%
As % of the General category 55.47% 56.35% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 238 278 155
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
494 543 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 38.65% 38.79% 39.89%
Number of salaries quoted 403 456 410
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 254 £42,500 +6.25% 18
North Wales +20 16 £33,500 -45.30%
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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.

1 206 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (26.46%) SQL
3 99 (17.01%) Project Management
4 86 (14.78%) PRINCE2
5 82 (14.09%) SDLC
6 81 (13.92%) Degree
7 76 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
8 73 (12.54%) Advertising
9 64 (11.00%) Microsoft
10 61 (10.48%) ISEB
11 56 (9.62%) SQL Server
12 55 (9.45%) Business Analysis
13 54 (9.28%) .NET
14 52 (8.93%) C#
15 48 (8.25%) Oracle
16 47 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
17 43 (7.39%) Scrum
18 41 (7.04%) RPG
18 41 (7.04%) ITIL
19 39 (6.70%) JavaScript
20 38 (6.53%) RPG IV
21 37 (6.36%) Java
21 37 (6.36%) AS400
22 36 (6.19%) HTML
23 35 (6.01%) Windows
23 35 (6.01%) Coaching
24 33 (5.67%) ASP.NET
25 32 (5.50%) MS Project
25 32 (5.50%) Linux
25 32 (5.50%) Migration

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 20 (3.44%) IIS
2 16 (2.75%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 5 (0.86%) Apache
4 5 (0.86%) SAS
5 4 (0.69%) CMS
5 4 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.52%) Drupal
6 3 (0.52%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.34%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.34%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (5.50%) MS Project
2 29 (4.98%) MS Excel
3 22 (3.78%) MS Office
4 7 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.17%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (2.06%) SAP CRM
1 12 (2.06%) SAP IS-U
1 12 (2.06%) SAP PM
2 9 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.34%) PaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.47%) Firewall
2 19 (3.26%) LAN
3 17 (2.92%) WAN
4 10 (1.72%) SAN
5 9 (1.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (1.20%) DHCP
6 7 (1.20%) DNS
7 6 (1.03%) Wireless
8 4 (0.69%) IP Telephony
8 4 (0.69%) VPN
9 3 (0.52%) Internet
9 3 (0.52%) NAS
10 2 (0.34%) AMQP
10 2 (0.34%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.34%) Skype
11 1 (0.17%) ExtremeXOS
11 1 (0.17%) VoIP
11 1 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.44%) Relational Database
3 15 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (2.23%) MySQL
6 10 (1.72%) Big Data
6 10 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.20%) DB2
9 5 (0.86%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.86%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (0.86%) SQLPlus
10 4 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.69%) SQLite
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 31 (5.33%) SoapUI
2 11 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.55%) JUnit
4 8 (1.37%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.20%) JIRA
5 7 (1.20%) Selenium
6 6 (1.03%) Subversion
7 5 (0.86%) ClearQuest
7 5 (0.86%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.52%) Ant
8 3 (0.52%) Maven
8 3 (0.52%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.34%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.34%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.34%) Mockito
10 1 (0.17%) Appium
10 1 (0.17%) NMock
10 1 (0.17%) Robotium
General
1 73 (12.54%) Advertising
2 29 (4.98%) Telecoms
3 23 (3.95%) Banking
4 19 (3.26%) Legal
4 19 (3.26%) Marketing
5 12 (2.06%) Billing
6 11 (1.89%) Electronics
7 10 (1.72%) Law
7 10 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.55%) Games
9 8 (1.37%) Czech Language
9 8 (1.37%) German Language
10 7 (1.20%) Retail
11 5 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Avionics
12 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 184 (31.62%) Analyst
2 118 (20.27%) Developer
3 77 (13.23%) Business Analyst
4 62 (10.65%) Test Analyst
5 61 (10.48%) Project Manager
6 37 (6.36%) RPG Developer
7 35 (6.01%) AS400 Developer
8 28 (4.81%) Consultant
8 28 (4.81%) PMO Manager
8 28 (4.81%) Senior Developer
9 26 (4.47%) Agile Project Manager
10 21 (3.61%) C++ Developer
11 20 (3.44%) .NET Developer
11 20 (3.44%) Financial Services Project Manager
11 20 (3.44%) Software Developer
11 20 (3.44%) SQL Analyst
12 19 (3.26%) Junior
13 17 (2.92%) Data Migration Engineer
13 17 (2.92%) Migration Engineer
13 17 (2.92%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (9.28%) .NET
2 36 (6.19%) HTML
3 33 (5.67%) ASP.NET
4 31 (5.33%) CSS
4 31 (5.33%) XML
5 30 (5.15%) SOAP
6 21 (3.61%) Web Services
7 16 (2.75%) jQuery
8 13 (2.23%) AngularJS
9 11 (1.89%) Ajax
9 11 (1.89%) Hibernate
9 11 (1.89%) Spring
10 10 (1.72%) WCF
11 9 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (1.55%) JPA
11 9 (1.55%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (1.55%) MSMQ
12 8 (1.37%) COM
12 8 (1.37%) HTML5
13 7 (1.20%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.36%) AS400
3 12 (2.06%) Fintech
4 10 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 10 (1.72%) PMI
5 9 (1.55%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.20%) iSeries
6 7 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (1.03%) Informatics
7 6 (1.03%) Statistics
8 5 (0.86%) Credit Risk
8 5 (0.86%) Health Informatics
8 5 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.69%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.69%) User Experience
10 2 (0.34%) Blog
10 2 (0.34%) CMDB
10 2 (0.34%) Copywriting
10 2 (0.34%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.01%) Windows
2 32 (5.50%) Linux
3 22 (3.78%) Unix
4 18 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.37%) VyOS
6 8 (1.37%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.20%) Android
7 7 (1.20%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.86%) Solaris
9 3 (0.52%) pSOS
9 3 (0.52%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.34%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.17%) AIX
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (35.40%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (17.01%) Project Management
3 86 (14.78%) PRINCE2
4 82 (14.09%) SDLC
5 55 (9.45%) Business Analysis
6 47 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (7.39%) Scrum
8 41 (7.04%) ITIL
9 35 (6.01%) Coaching
10 32 (5.50%) Migration
11 31 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (5.15%) MVC
12 30 (5.15%) Software Engineering
12 30 (5.15%) Test Scripting
13 27 (4.64%) CMMI
13 27 (4.64%) CRM
13 27 (4.64%) Waterfall
14 26 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (3.95%) Project Planning
16 22 (3.78%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 154 (26.46%) SQL
2 52 (8.93%) C#
3 41 (7.04%) RPG
4 39 (6.70%) JavaScript
5 38 (6.53%) RPG IV
6 37 (6.36%) Java
7 25 (4.30%) T-SQL
8 24 (4.12%) C++
9 15 (2.58%) R
10 13 (2.23%) Python
10 13 (2.23%) VB.NET
11 12 (2.06%) C
11 12 (2.06%) PL/SQL
12 11 (1.89%) PHP
13 6 (1.03%) RPG/400
13 6 (1.03%) VB
14 5 (0.86%) Delphi
15 4 (0.69%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.69%) Korn
15 4 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 81 (13.92%) Degree
2 61 (10.48%) ISEB
3 28 (4.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 21 (3.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (3.26%) ISTQB
6 17 (2.92%) CCNA
6 17 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (2.58%) PMI Certification
8 14 (2.41%) CBAP
9 10 (1.72%) IIBA
9 10 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.37%) CCSA
10 8 (1.37%) CCSE
11 5 (0.86%) CISMP
11 5 (0.86%) HND
11 5 (0.86%) PMP
12 3 (0.52%) MCSE
12 3 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.61%) QA
2 15 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (2.58%) PCI DSS
2 15 (2.58%) SLA
3 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.69%) vSphere
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.34%) XenApp
5 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.17%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 10 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.34%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.34%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.17%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 64 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.25%) Oracle
3 29 (4.98%) VMware
4 28 (4.81%) Cisco
5 23 (3.95%) SAP
6 15 (2.58%) CheckPoint
6 15 (2.58%) Extreme Networks
7 11 (1.89%) IBM
8 9 (1.55%) F5
9 8 (1.37%) Brocade
9 8 (1.37%) CA
9 8 (1.37%) Juniper
9 8 (1.37%) SolarWinds
9 8 (1.37%) Vyatta
10 6 (1.03%) Avaya
10 6 (1.03%) Remedy
11 5 (0.86%) Informatica
11 5 (0.86%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.86%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.69%) NetApp
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £27K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £9000 - £15000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Penarth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
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Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
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Salary: Salary £37,000 - £42,000
Posted: 12 days ago