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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 4 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Finance 285 239 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.11% 18.70% 19.49%
As % of the General category 55.99% 49.90% 53.46%
Number of salaries quoted 235 217 215
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £54,400
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
509 479 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 39.49% 37.48% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 428 409 399
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,500 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +1 270 £40,000 - 17
Mid Wales - 6 - -
North Wales -11 4 £30,000 -16.66%
West Wales -13 3 £37,000 +5.71%
Finance
UK

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 179 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (28.37%) SQL
3 100 (17.95%) Degree
4 91 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
5 89 (15.98%) Project Management
6 87 (15.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 84 (15.08%) Microsoft
8 77 (13.82%) ITIL
8 77 (13.82%) Waterfall
9 76 (13.64%) Advertising
10 69 (12.39%) ISEB
11 61 (10.95%) SDLC
12 60 (10.77%) SQL Server
13 52 (9.34%) Telecoms
14 49 (8.80%) Scrum
15 47 (8.44%) .NET
15 47 (8.44%) Business Analysis
16 45 (8.08%) LAN
17 44 (7.90%) Java
18 41 (7.36%) C#
18 41 (7.36%) VMware
19 40 (7.18%) Avaya
19 40 (7.18%) Banking
20 39 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
20 39 (7.00%) Process Improvement
21 38 (6.82%) HTML
21 38 (6.82%) Linux
21 38 (6.82%) QA
22 37 (6.64%) Cisco Certification
23 36 (6.46%) 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 12 (2.15%) SAS
2 10 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 9 (1.62%) Apache
3 9 (1.62%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.44%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.26%) JBoss
6 6 (1.08%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.08%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.90%) CMS
7 5 (0.90%) nginx
7 5 (0.90%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.72%) IIS
9 3 (0.54%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.18%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 36 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.49%) MS Office
3 16 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.72%) MS Project
6 2 (0.36%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 12 (2.15%) Unit4 Business World
2 8 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.54%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.54%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.36%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.18%) EQXanite
6 1 (0.18%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.18%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.18%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.97%) IaaS
2 11 (1.97%) PaaS
3 10 (1.80%) SaaS
4 5 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.72%) Bluemix
5 4 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.36%) GitHub
6 2 (0.36%) Office 365
7 1 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.08%) LAN
2 29 (5.21%) Firewall
3 24 (4.31%) VPN
4 21 (3.77%) DNS
5 20 (3.59%) WAN
6 19 (3.41%) DHCP
7 17 (3.05%) Internet
7 17 (3.05%) MPLS
7 17 (3.05%) Unified Communications
7 17 (3.05%) VoIP
8 11 (1.97%) BIG-IP
9 10 (1.80%) BGP
9 10 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (1.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (1.80%) OSPF
10 9 (1.62%) SSL
11 8 (1.44%) SAN
12 6 (1.08%) SMS
13 5 (0.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.62%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (1.44%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.44%) MySQL
7 7 (1.26%) Big Data
7 7 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (1.26%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.08%) Apache Hive
9 5 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.72%) Mahout
10 4 (0.72%) OLAP
10 4 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (0.72%) SAS EBI
11 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (3.59%) Selenium
2 14 (2.51%) JUnit
2 14 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.62%) WebDriver
5 8 (1.44%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.44%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (0.90%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.90%) PhantomJS
7 5 (0.90%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.72%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.54%) JIRA
9 3 (0.54%) Maven
9 3 (0.54%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.36%) Appium
10 2 (0.36%) eggPlant
10 2 (0.36%) JMeter
10 2 (0.36%) NMock
10 2 (0.36%) NUnit
General
1 76 (13.64%) Advertising
2 52 (9.34%) Telecoms
3 40 (7.18%) Banking
4 18 (3.23%) Marketing
5 12 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.44%) Electronics
7 7 (1.26%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.26%) Retail
8 5 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.90%) Welsh Language
9 3 (0.54%) Legal
10 2 (0.36%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 202 (36.27%) Analyst
2 107 (19.21%) Developer
3 76 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 48 (8.62%) Support Analyst
5 37 (6.64%) Project Manager
6 36 (6.46%) Test Analyst
7 35 (6.28%) Senior Analyst
8 32 (5.75%) Applications Support
8 32 (5.75%) Applications Support Analyst
9 28 (5.03%) Java Developer
10 27 (4.85%) Consultant
11 24 (4.31%) Senior Developer
12 23 (4.13%) Architect
12 23 (4.13%) Network Engineer
13 19 (3.41%) .NET Developer
14 17 (3.05%) Cisco Architect
15 16 (2.87%) Systems Analyst
16 15 (2.69%) Service Manager
17 14 (2.51%) Administrator
18 13 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.44%) .NET
2 38 (6.82%) HTML
3 35 (6.28%) SOAP
3 35 (6.28%) Web Services
4 32 (5.75%) CSS
5 27 (4.85%) REST
6 24 (4.31%) jQuery
7 19 (3.41%) ASP.NET
7 19 (3.41%) Spring
8 13 (2.33%) Ajax
9 12 (2.15%) XML
10 11 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (1.80%) CSS3
11 10 (1.80%) HTML5
11 10 (1.80%) J2EE
12 9 (1.62%) JPA
12 9 (1.62%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (1.62%) RESTful
12 9 (1.62%) WCF
13 8 (1.44%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.34%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.28%) Fintech
3 33 (5.92%) iSeries
4 25 (4.49%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.95%) Statistics
6 21 (3.77%) User Experience
7 13 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.15%) Data Centre
9 11 (1.97%) AS400
10 10 (1.80%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.62%) Data Integration
11 9 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.44%) Social Media
13 6 (1.08%) Cloud Native
14 5 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.90%) Graphic Design
14 5 (0.90%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.72%) Economics
15 4 (0.72%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.82%) Linux
2 35 (6.28%) Windows
3 25 (4.49%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.69%) Unix
5 13 (2.33%) VyOS
6 7 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.08%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.90%) Android
8 5 (0.90%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.54%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.36%) CentOS
11 2 (0.36%) Solaris
11 2 (0.36%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (15.98%) Project Management
3 87 (15.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 77 (13.82%) ITIL
4 77 (13.82%) Waterfall
5 61 (10.95%) SDLC
6 49 (8.80%) Scrum
7 47 (8.44%) Business Analysis
8 39 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (7.00%) Process Improvement
9 36 (6.46%) Data Modelling
9 36 (6.46%) PRINCE2
10 35 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 35 (6.28%) Validation
11 31 (5.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (5.21%) CRM
12 29 (5.21%) Systems Analysis
13 28 (5.03%) Test Scripting
14 27 (4.85%) Incident Management
14 27 (4.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 158 (28.37%) SQL
2 44 (7.90%) Java
3 41 (7.36%) C#
4 36 (6.46%) JavaScript
5 31 (5.57%) T-SQL
6 28 (5.03%) C
7 17 (3.05%) Python
8 14 (2.51%) PHP
8 14 (2.51%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.33%) Scala
10 12 (2.15%) RPG
11 10 (1.80%) RPG IV
12 7 (1.26%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.26%) RPG/400
12 7 (1.26%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.08%) R
13 6 (1.08%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.90%) VBA
15 4 (0.72%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 100 (17.95%) Degree
2 69 (12.39%) ISEB
3 37 (6.64%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (5.39%) ITIL Certification
5 28 (5.03%) CCNP
6 17 (3.05%) CCNA
7 13 (2.33%) ISTQB
8 12 (2.15%) CBAP
9 11 (1.97%) HND
9 11 (1.97%) PMP
10 9 (1.62%) IIBA
11 7 (1.26%) CCNP Voice
11 7 (1.26%) CCVP
11 7 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.90%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.90%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.90%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.90%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.72%) CISSP
13 4 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.82%) QA
2 17 (3.05%) SLA
3 6 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.18%) P3O
System Software
1 22 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (3.41%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.62%) Docker
3 9 (1.62%) vSphere
4 3 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.36%) HDFS
6 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (1.62%) Puppet
2 8 (1.44%) Ansible
2 8 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.26%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.54%) Nagios
5 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.18%) Kibana
5 1 (0.18%) logstash
5 1 (0.18%) Nessus
5 1 (0.18%) Nmap
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 84 (15.08%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.36%) VMware
3 40 (7.18%) Avaya
4 33 (5.92%) Cisco
5 31 (5.57%) CheckPoint
6 25 (4.49%) F5
7 24 (4.31%) Oracle
8 22 (3.95%) Vyatta
9 21 (3.77%) SAP
10 16 (2.87%) Extreme Networks
11 12 (2.15%) IBM
12 8 (1.44%) Brocade
12 8 (1.44%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.44%) SolarWinds
12 8 (1.44%) Splunk
13 7 (1.26%) Sage
13 7 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (1.08%) Cadence
14 6 (1.08%) HP
14 6 (1.08%) Juniper
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