The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 100 99 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.23% 0.15% 0.095%
As % of the General category 0.63% 0.47% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £37,000 £31,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.35% -12.67%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +0.54%
Retail Banking
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
480 422 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.87% 31.95% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 399 364 280
Average salary £37,000 £35,783 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% -2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Retail Banking Salary Trend in Wales

Retail Banking
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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 +8 3 £37,000 +19.35%
Retail Banking
UK

Retail Banking
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Retail Banking 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 Retail Banking.

1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) WATIR
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Retail Banking 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WATIR
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Officer
1 3 (75.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB