Period
to 17 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 40 56
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 +14
Permanent jobs citing Banking 40 60 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.44% 5.23% 2.26%
As % of the General category 11.43% 14.05% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 25
Cardiff median annual salary £34,087 £35,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.61% -58.82% +104.82%
10th Percentile £29,129 £29,129 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £90,000
South Wales median annual salary £34,087 £35,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -2.61% -58.82% +104.82%

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 350 427 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 30.07% 37.20% 47.98%
Number of salaries quoted 285 345 338
Cardiff median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £28,902 £24,550 £25,525
90th Percentile £57,650 £63,250 £61,250
South Wales median annual salary £42,375 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.94% -5.88% +7.59%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Cardiff

Banking
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Banking in Cardiff

Banking
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Cardiff over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Banking in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Banking.

1 30 (75.00%) Java
2 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (42.50%) Telecoms
3 17 (42.50%) Degree
4 16 (40.00%) Docker
4 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (37.50%) Spring
5 15 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (35.00%) Selenium
7 13 (32.50%) Test Management
7 13 (32.50%) Test Scripting
7 13 (32.50%) Regression Analysis
7 13 (32.50%) Validation
7 13 (32.50%) Regression Testing
8 12 (30.00%) Subversion
8 12 (30.00%) Scrum
8 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 12 (30.00%) Guidewire
8 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
9 10 (25.00%) BDD
10 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
10 9 (22.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (22.50%) React
10 9 (22.50%) MySQL
10 9 (22.50%) Python
10 9 (22.50%) Protractor
10 9 (22.50%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio Code
11 8 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
11 8 (20.00%) SQL

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.50%) JBoss
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) G Suite
2 1 (2.50%) GCP
2 1 (2.50%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) Redis
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Selenium
2 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (30.00%) Subversion
3 9 (22.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (22.50%) Protractor
4 8 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 8 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 8 (20.00%) Jasmine
4 8 (20.00%) Maven
4 8 (20.00%) Mocha
4 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio Code
4 8 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 4 (10.00%) Liquibase
6 2 (5.00%) JUnit
7 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (42.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 19 (47.50%) Senior Analyst
3 15 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 15 (37.50%) Test Analyst
4 11 (27.50%) Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Java Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Senior Tester
4 11 (27.50%) Tester
5 7 (17.50%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Automation Tester
5 7 (17.50%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Senior Automation Tester
6 4 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Manual Tester
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Manual Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Spring
2 9 (22.50%) React
3 7 (17.50%) Web Services
4 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.00%) JMS
5 4 (10.00%) HTML
5 4 (10.00%) J2EE
5 4 (10.00%) JSP
5 4 (10.00%) SOAP
5 4 (10.00%) Spring Boot
5 4 (10.00%) Struts
5 4 (10.00%) Thymeleaf
5 4 (10.00%) XML
6 2 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (5.00%) Apache Camel
6 2 (5.00%) JPA
6 2 (5.00%) REST
6 2 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) Regression Analysis
2 13 (32.50%) Regression Testing
2 13 (32.50%) Test Management
2 13 (32.50%) Test Scripting
2 13 (32.50%) Validation
3 12 (30.00%) Scrum
4 10 (25.00%) BDD
5 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (20.00%) Web Development
7 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 5 (12.50%) Digital Banking
9 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) SOA
9 4 (10.00%) Time Management
9 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 5 (12.50%) Perl
6 3 (7.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) ISTQB
3 5 (12.50%) ISEB
4 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.00%) Ansible
3 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) Salt
3 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Guidewire
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft