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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 5 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Finance 263 368 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.34% 25.90% 19.54%
As % of the General category 53.46% 61.13% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 227 333 204
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £29,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
492 602 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.18% 42.36% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 426 518 394
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,580 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £57,500
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -2 243 £40,000 +2.61% 9
West Wales -13 10 £40,000 +100.00%
Mid Wales - 6 - -
North Wales +2 4 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 182 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (22.84%) SQL
3 107 (19.71%) Project Management
4 93 (17.13%) SDLC
5 87 (16.02%) Degree
6 85 (15.65%) Microsoft
7 84 (15.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 80 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
9 67 (12.34%) Advertising
10 60 (11.05%) PRINCE2
11 55 (10.13%) ITIL
12 52 (9.58%) Business Analysis
13 49 (9.02%) SQL Server
14 48 (8.84%) Waterfall
15 45 (8.29%) ISEB
16 42 (7.73%) .NET
16 42 (7.73%) MS Excel
16 42 (7.73%) QA
17 41 (7.55%) Java
18 37 (6.81%) Windows
19 36 (6.63%) Scrum
20 35 (6.45%) C#
21 33 (6.08%) MS Office
21 33 (6.08%) Telecoms
22 32 (5.89%) CRM
22 32 (5.89%) LAN
23 30 (5.52%) Process Improvement
24 29 (5.34%) Oracle
24 29 (5.34%) AS400
25 28 (5.16%) VMware

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 14 (2.58%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.21%) IIS
3 9 (1.66%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.47%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.10%) Apache
5 6 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.10%) CMS
5 6 (1.10%) SAS
5 6 (1.10%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.92%) nginx
7 4 (0.74%) JBoss
8 3 (0.55%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.37%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.37%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.18%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.18%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 42 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 33 (6.08%) MS Office
3 12 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.47%) SAP CRM
2 8 (1.47%) SAP IS-U
2 8 (1.47%) SAP PM
3 6 (1.10%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.55%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.55%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
8 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.18%) SAP PS
8 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.18%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.84%) SaaS
3 8 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.92%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.55%) IaaS
5 3 (0.55%) PaaS
6 2 (0.37%) Office 365
7 1 (0.18%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.89%) LAN
2 22 (4.05%) Firewall
3 14 (2.58%) WAN
4 12 (2.21%) SAN
4 12 (2.21%) VoIP
5 9 (1.66%) DHCP
5 9 (1.66%) SSL
5 9 (1.66%) VPN
6 8 (1.47%) DNS
6 8 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (1.29%) Wireless
8 6 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (1.10%) Internet
9 5 (0.92%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.92%) NAS
10 4 (0.74%) MPLS
10 4 (0.74%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.55%) WLAN
12 2 (0.37%) HTTP
12 2 (0.37%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (2.03%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (1.84%) Big Data
5 9 (1.66%) MySQL
6 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.29%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.10%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.92%) SQLPlus
10 4 (0.74%) DB2
11 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.55%) OLAP
11 3 (0.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 3 (0.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (3.68%) SoapUI
2 18 (3.31%) Selenium
3 14 (2.58%) JUnit
4 13 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.03%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.47%) Git (software)
7 7 (1.29%) WebDriver
8 5 (0.92%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.92%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.92%) PhantomJS
9 4 (0.74%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.37%) Appium
10 2 (0.37%) Calabash
10 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.37%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.37%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.37%) NUnit
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.37%) Robotium
10 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 67 (12.34%) Advertising
2 33 (6.08%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.16%) Banking
4 21 (3.87%) Marketing
5 11 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.84%) Electronics
7 8 (1.47%) Billing
8 7 (1.29%) Games
8 7 (1.29%) Retail
9 6 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.92%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.92%) Welsh Language
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Avionics
12 1 (0.18%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Legal
12 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 183 (33.70%) Analyst
2 96 (17.68%) Developer
3 93 (17.13%) Business Analyst
4 63 (11.60%) Project Manager
5 38 (7.00%) Consultant
6 35 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 28 (5.16%) RPG Developer
7 28 (5.16%) Support Analyst
8 26 (4.79%) AS400 Developer
9 22 (4.05%) Senior Developer
10 21 (3.87%) Agile Project Manager
11 20 (3.68%) Java Developer
12 18 (3.31%) Network Engineer
13 17 (3.13%) Financial Services Project Manager
13 17 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
14 16 (2.95%) .NET Developer
14 16 (2.95%) Financial Analyst
15 15 (2.76%) Applications Support
15 15 (2.76%) Applications Support Analyst
16 14 (2.58%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.73%) .NET
2 25 (4.60%) HTML
3 22 (4.05%) ASP.NET
3 22 (4.05%) SOAP
4 20 (3.68%) Web Services
5 19 (3.50%) XML
6 18 (3.31%) CSS
7 11 (2.03%) HTML5
7 11 (2.03%) REST
8 10 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (1.66%) Spring
10 8 (1.47%) J2EE
11 7 (1.29%) AngularJS
11 7 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (1.29%) CSS3
11 7 (1.29%) jQuery
11 7 (1.29%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (1.29%) WCF
12 6 (1.10%) Ajax
12 6 (1.10%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.34%) AS400
3 28 (5.16%) Fintech
4 17 (3.13%) iSeries
5 13 (2.39%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.66%) User Experience
7 7 (1.29%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.29%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.92%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.92%) Graphic Design
8 5 (0.92%) Health Informatics
8 5 (0.92%) Informatics
8 5 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (0.92%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.74%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (0.74%) PMI
9 4 (0.74%) Replication
10 3 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.81%) Windows
2 28 (5.16%) Linux
3 19 (3.50%) Unix
4 15 (2.76%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.47%) VyOS
8 6 (1.10%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.92%) Solaris
9 5 (0.92%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.74%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.55%) Android
11 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.18%) CentOS
12 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (33.52%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (19.71%) Project Management
3 93 (17.13%) SDLC
4 84 (15.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (11.05%) PRINCE2
6 55 (10.13%) ITIL
7 52 (9.58%) Business Analysis
8 48 (8.84%) Waterfall
9 36 (6.63%) Scrum
10 32 (5.89%) CRM
11 30 (5.52%) Process Improvement
12 28 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (5.16%) Test Scripting
13 25 (4.60%) Coaching
13 25 (4.60%) Migration
13 25 (4.60%) Software Delivery
14 21 (3.87%) Mentoring
15 19 (3.50%) Data Analysis
15 19 (3.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (22.84%) SQL
2 41 (7.55%) Java
3 35 (6.45%) C#
4 28 (5.16%) RPG
5 26 (4.79%) RPG IV
6 25 (4.60%) T-SQL
7 24 (4.42%) C
8 23 (4.24%) JavaScript
9 16 (2.95%) Python
10 13 (2.39%) C++
11 9 (1.66%) Scala
12 8 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 8 (1.47%) R
13 7 (1.29%) PHP
14 6 (1.10%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.10%) RPG/400
15 5 (0.92%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.55%) Delphi
16 3 (0.55%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 87 (16.02%) Degree
2 45 (8.29%) ISEB
3 22 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (3.50%) CBAP
4 19 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (2.76%) CCNA
6 12 (2.21%) CCNP
7 11 (2.03%) IIBA
7 11 (2.03%) PMP
8 10 (1.84%) PMI Certification
9 9 (1.66%) ISTQB
9 9 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.29%) HND
11 7 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.74%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.74%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.55%) MCP
13 3 (0.55%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.73%) QA
2 15 (2.76%) SLA
3 9 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.29%) Docker
3 7 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.74%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.55%) vSphere
6 2 (0.37%) XenApp
6 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.18%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.55%) Nagios
3 2 (0.37%) Ansible
3 2 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.37%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.37%) Puppet
3 2 (0.37%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.18%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.18%) Nessus
4 1 (0.18%) Nmap
4 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.34%) Oracle
3 28 (5.16%) VMware
4 26 (4.79%) SAP
5 24 (4.42%) Cisco
6 19 (3.50%) Avaya
7 12 (2.21%) Extreme Networks
8 11 (2.03%) CheckPoint
9 10 (1.84%) Vyatta
10 9 (1.66%) F5
10 9 (1.66%) IBM
11 8 (1.47%) Adobe
12 7 (1.29%) Dell
12 7 (1.29%) NetApp
13 6 (1.10%) HP
13 6 (1.10%) Sybase
14 5 (0.92%) Remedy
14 5 (0.92%) Sage
14 5 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (0.92%) Splunk
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