Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Finance 207 316 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 25.34% 22.92% 28.74%
As % of the General category 55.05% 58.85% 64.37%
Number of salaries quoted 185 296 439
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £29,850 £26,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £60,000
South Wales median annual salary £44,025 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.06% +2.56% +11.43%

Finance 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 376 537 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 46.02% 38.94% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 317 472 596
Cardiff median annual salary £41,000 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% -2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £23,650 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Cardiff

Finance
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Finance in Cardiff

Finance
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Finance.

1 61 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (17.39%) Project Management
3 32 (15.46%) Scrum
4 31 (14.98%) Microsoft
5 29 (14.01%) SQL
5 29 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (12.56%) Java
7 21 (10.14%) Web Services
7 21 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (9.66%) SQL Server
8 20 (9.66%) SDLC
8 20 (9.66%) QA
9 19 (9.18%) Degree
9 19 (9.18%) Fintech
10 18 (8.70%) Coaching
11 17 (8.21%) Linux
11 17 (8.21%) Spring
11 17 (8.21%) Business Analysis
12 16 (7.73%) Windows
13 15 (7.25%) Software Engineering
13 15 (7.25%) Marketing
13 15 (7.25%) Advertising
14 14 (6.76%) Retail
14 14 (6.76%) JavaScript
14 14 (6.76%) Software Delivery
14 14 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (6.28%) Waterfall
15 13 (6.28%) Docker
15 13 (6.28%) REST
15 13 (6.28%) C

Finance
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 (1.93%) CMS
2 3 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.97%) Apache
3 2 (0.97%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.97%) Confluence
3 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.97%) SAS
3 2 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (6.28%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.86%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.48%) Exstream
4 1 (0.48%) Magento
4 1 (0.48%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.90%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (2.42%) Bluemix
4 5 (2.42%) IaaS
4 5 (2.42%) IBM Cloud
4 5 (2.42%) Office 365
4 5 (2.42%) PaaS
5 3 (1.45%) SaaS
6 2 (0.97%) AdWords
6 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.97%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.48%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.80%) Internet
2 8 (3.86%) Firewall
2 8 (3.86%) LAN
3 6 (2.90%) VPN
3 6 (2.90%) WAN
4 5 (2.42%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.93%) SAN
5 4 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.97%) BGP
6 2 (0.97%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.97%) DHCP
6 2 (0.97%) DNS
6 2 (0.97%) H.323
6 2 (0.97%) MPLS
6 2 (0.97%) OSPF
6 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.97%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.97%) VoIP
7 1 (0.48%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.42%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.42%) Data Mining
5 5 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.97%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.97%) Big Data
7 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.97%) MySQL
7 2 (0.97%) OLAP
7 2 (0.97%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.97%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.97%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 12 (5.80%) JIRA
2 8 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.38%) Visual Studio
4 6 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.90%) JUnit
4 6 (2.90%) Maven
5 5 (2.42%) Selenium
6 4 (1.93%) Subversion
7 3 (1.45%) Ant
7 3 (1.45%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.45%) JMeter
7 3 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.97%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.97%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.97%) NetBeans
8 2 (0.97%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.48%) Bower
9 1 (0.48%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (7.25%) Advertising
1 15 (7.25%) Marketing
2 14 (6.76%) Retail
3 12 (5.80%) Banking
4 11 (5.31%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.86%) German Language
6 3 (1.45%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.97%) Law
7 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (21.74%) Developer
2 35 (16.91%) Analyst
3 21 (10.14%) Project Manager
4 20 (9.66%) Architect
4 20 (9.66%) Java Developer
5 12 (5.80%) Business Analyst
6 11 (5.31%) Senior Developer
7 9 (4.35%) Consultant
7 9 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (3.86%) Recruitment Consultant
8 8 (3.86%) Senior Test Analyst
8 8 (3.86%) Test Analyst
9 7 (3.38%) Digital Architect
9 7 (3.38%) Finance Business Analyst
9 7 (3.38%) Financial Analyst
9 7 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.38%) Lead Architect
9 7 (3.38%) Security Engineer
9 7 (3.38%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (3.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.14%) Web Services
2 17 (8.21%) Spring
3 13 (6.28%) REST
3 13 (6.28%) SOAP
4 12 (5.80%) AngularJS
5 10 (4.83%) RESTful
6 8 (3.86%) .NET
6 8 (3.86%) CSS
7 7 (3.38%) ASP.NET
7 7 (3.38%) HTML
8 5 (2.42%) CSS3
8 5 (2.42%) Hibernate
8 5 (2.42%) HTML5
8 5 (2.42%) Node.js
8 5 (2.42%) Velocity
9 4 (1.93%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (1.45%) Java EE
10 3 (1.45%) JPA
10 3 (1.45%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.18%) Fintech
3 8 (3.86%) Online Banking
4 7 (3.38%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (2.42%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (1.93%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.93%) Social Media
7 2 (0.97%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.97%) Clustering
7 2 (0.97%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.97%) User Experience
8 1 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.48%) iSeries
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.21%) Linux
2 16 (7.73%) Windows
3 7 (3.38%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.42%) Unix
4 5 (2.42%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.93%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.97%) AIX
6 2 (0.97%) Solaris
7 1 (0.48%) CentOS
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (17.39%) Project Management
3 32 (15.46%) Scrum
4 21 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (9.66%) SDLC
6 18 (8.70%) Coaching
7 17 (8.21%) Business Analysis
8 15 (7.25%) Software Engineering
9 14 (6.76%) Software Delivery
10 13 (6.28%) ITIL
10 13 (6.28%) Waterfall
11 12 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.31%) PRINCE2
12 11 (5.31%) Test Automation
13 10 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (4.83%) E-Commerce
13 10 (4.83%) ETL
13 10 (4.83%) Process Improvement
14 9 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (4.35%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.01%) SQL
2 26 (12.56%) Java
3 14 (6.76%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.28%) C
5 9 (4.35%) C#
6 6 (2.90%) Scala
7 4 (1.93%) PHP
7 4 (1.93%) Python
7 4 (1.93%) Ruby
7 4 (1.93%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.45%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.45%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.97%) VBA
10 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.48%) RPG
10 1 (0.48%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.48%) VB
10 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (9.18%) Degree
2 13 (6.28%) ISEB
3 6 (2.90%) CBAP
3 6 (2.90%) IIBA
3 6 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.93%) HND
6 3 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.97%) CCNP
7 2 (0.97%) CEH
7 2 (0.97%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.97%) OSCP
8 1 (0.48%) CCNA
8 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.48%) MCSE
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.66%) QA
2 11 (5.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.38%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.93%) SLA
5 3 (1.45%) PMO
6 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (6.28%) Docker
2 12 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.93%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (4.35%) Ansible
2 6 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.90%) Puppet
3 2 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.97%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.97%) Nessus
3 2 (0.97%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.97%) Nmap
3 2 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.48%) Nagios
4 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (14.98%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.28%) Cisco
3 10 (4.83%) VMware
4 9 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 6 (2.90%) Avaya
5 6 (2.90%) Google
6 5 (2.42%) AppDynamics
6 5 (2.42%) F5
6 5 (2.42%) Juniper
6 5 (2.42%) Oracle
6 5 (2.42%) Splunk
6 5 (2.42%) Vyatta
7 3 (1.45%) Citrix
7 3 (1.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.45%) Sage
7 3 (1.45%) SAP
7 3 (1.45%) Twitter
8 2 (0.97%) Informatica
8 2 (0.97%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.97%) Veritas