The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Financial
Rank 24 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Finance 4 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 6.56% 22.45% 18.33%
As % of the General category 44.44% 64.71% 81.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 16
Median salary £34,500 £19,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.22% -51.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £18,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Finance
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

General Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 14.75% 34.69% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 21
Median salary £26,750 £34,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.02% -13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £18,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the West Wales region citing Finance as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Finance Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Finance
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Finance Salary Trend in West Wales

Finance
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 3 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
Swansea -21 4 £34,500 +79.22%
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 3 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Finance.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) JIRA
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) Advertising
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
6 1 (8.33%) Selenium
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (8.33%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft