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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Financial
Rank 10 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Finance 10 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 13.70% 25.93% 9.59%
As % of the General category 62.50% 77.78% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 7
Average salary £34,836 £28,750 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.16% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
16 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 21.92% 33.33% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 15
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,836 £27,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Finance
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Finance across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swansea -3 10 £34,836 +16.11% 5
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing Finance 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 Finance.

1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (25.81%) Scala
2 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (22.58%) Project Management
3 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 7 (22.58%) Fujitsu
3 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.13%) UNIX
4 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
4 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
4 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.90%) Agresso
5 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
6 3 (9.68%) MS Office
6 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) C
7 2 (6.45%) .NET

Finance
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing Finance 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 Finance. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) OSPF
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.23%) SNMP
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
1 7 (22.58%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Technical Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Architect
3 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Java Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mainframe
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Derivative
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.13%) Problem Management
4 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) Change Control
7 2 (6.45%) Coaching
7 2 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.45%) ERP
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
1 8 (25.81%) Scala
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Fujitsu
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
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