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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 136 162 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 27.87% 23.68% 33.29%
As % of the General category 59.91% 58.27% 71.19%
Number of salaries quoted 111 146 230
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.75% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,125 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.27% -  

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 227 278 354
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 46.52% 40.64% 46.76%
Number of salaries quoted 185 240 298
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,300
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +1.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £56,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 99 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (26.16%) SQL
3 65 (23.30%) Degree
4 47 (16.85%) Project Management
5 40 (14.34%) Java
5 40 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (12.90%) Scrum
7 35 (12.54%) Web Services
8 34 (12.19%) Microsoft
8 34 (12.19%) Software Engineering
9 31 (11.11%) Advertising
10 30 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 30 (10.75%) Oracle
11 29 (10.39%) C#
12 28 (10.04%) .NET
12 28 (10.04%) Spring
13 27 (9.68%) Change Management
14 26 (9.32%) SDLC
15 25 (8.96%) HTML
15 25 (8.96%) SQL Server
15 25 (8.96%) Windows
16 23 (8.24%) JavaScript
16 23 (8.24%) Risk Management
16 23 (8.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 21 (7.53%) C
17 21 (7.53%) ETL
17 21 (7.53%) Web Development
17 21 (7.53%) Test Automation
18 20 (7.17%) Business Analysis
18 20 (7.17%) Visual Studio

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 8 (2.87%) SAS
2 5 (1.79%) Apache
3 4 (1.43%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.08%) Documentum
4 3 (1.08%) FileNet
4 3 (1.08%) JBoss
5 2 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.72%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.72%) Drupal
5 2 (0.72%) Liferay
5 2 (0.72%) LiveCycle
5 2 (0.72%) LiveLink
5 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (4.66%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.15%) Sage 200
1 6 (2.15%) Sage 50
2 5 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.36%) Compiere
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.43%) Office 365
4 3 (1.08%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.72%) SaaS
6 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.36%) GitHub
6 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.23%) Internet
2 5 (1.79%) HTTP
2 5 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.43%) Firewall
4 3 (1.08%) DNS
5 2 (0.72%) LDAP
6 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.36%) FTP
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
6 1 (0.36%) Skype
6 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.09%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (3.94%) MySQL
4 8 (2.87%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.87%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.51%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.79%) Big Data
6 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.43%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.43%) Pentaho
8 3 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.08%) SAS EBI
9 2 (0.72%) Power BI
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (7.17%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.73%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (4.30%) Maven
3 12 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.79%) Selenium
5 4 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.08%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.08%) Subversion
7 2 (0.72%) Ant
7 2 (0.72%) JMeter
7 2 (0.72%) JUnit
7 2 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.72%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.72%) Xcode
8 1 (0.36%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.36%) ERwin
8 1 (0.36%) NUnit
8 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (11.11%) Advertising
2 19 (6.81%) Banking
3 12 (4.30%) Financial Institution
3 12 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.94%) Marketing
5 7 (2.51%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.43%) Retail
7 3 (1.08%) Welsh Language
8 2 (0.72%) Games
8 2 (0.72%) Legal
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 77 (27.60%) Developer
2 57 (20.43%) Analyst
3 28 (10.04%) Business Analyst
4 27 (9.68%) Architect
5 26 (9.32%) Java Developer
6 22 (7.89%) Project Manager
7 19 (6.81%) .NET Developer
8 16 (5.73%) Oracle Developer
9 15 (5.38%) Auditor
9 15 (5.38%) Graduate
9 15 (5.38%) IT Auditor
10 14 (5.02%) IT Graduate
11 13 (4.66%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.66%) Senior Manager
12 12 (4.30%) Finance Business Analyst
12 12 (4.30%) Financial Analyst
12 12 (4.30%) Financial Business Analyst
12 12 (4.30%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 12 (4.30%) Service Analyst
13 10 (3.58%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.54%) Web Services
2 28 (10.04%) .NET
2 28 (10.04%) Spring
3 25 (8.96%) HTML
4 20 (7.17%) SOAP
5 19 (6.81%) CSS
6 16 (5.73%) XML
7 15 (5.38%) ASP.NET
8 14 (5.02%) AngularJS
8 14 (5.02%) CSS3
8 14 (5.02%) Hibernate
8 14 (5.02%) HTML5
9 12 (4.30%) RESTful
10 8 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (2.51%) Java EE
11 7 (2.51%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (2.51%) REST
11 7 (2.51%) WCF
12 6 (2.15%) Angular 2
12 6 (2.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.73%) Fintech
3 8 (2.87%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.51%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (2.51%) Online Banking
5 5 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (1.43%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.43%) Social Media
6 4 (1.43%) User Experience
7 3 (1.08%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.08%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.72%) Clustering
8 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.36%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.36%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.96%) Windows
2 11 (3.94%) Linux
3 6 (2.15%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.79%) Android
4 5 (1.79%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.72%) Unix
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) AIX
7 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.36%) Solaris
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (16.85%) Project Management
3 36 (12.90%) Scrum
4 34 (12.19%) Software Engineering
5 30 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (9.68%) Change Management
7 26 (9.32%) SDLC
8 23 (8.24%) Risk Management
9 21 (7.53%) ETL
9 21 (7.53%) Test Automation
9 21 (7.53%) Web Development
10 20 (7.17%) Business Analysis
10 20 (7.17%) DevOps
11 19 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (6.81%) Service Management
11 19 (6.81%) Waterfall
12 18 (6.45%) PRINCE2
13 17 (6.09%) MVC
14 16 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (5.38%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 73 (26.16%) SQL
2 40 (14.34%) Java
3 29 (10.39%) C#
4 23 (8.24%) JavaScript
5 21 (7.53%) C
6 16 (5.73%) PL/SQL
7 6 (2.15%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.79%) Python
9 3 (1.08%) PHP
9 3 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.72%) C++
10 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.72%) R
11 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.36%) Perl
11 1 (0.36%) Scala
11 1 (0.36%) SOQL
11 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 65 (23.30%) Degree
2 19 (6.81%) ISEB
3 13 (4.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (4.30%) CBAP
4 12 (4.30%) IIBA
5 9 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 9 (3.23%) PMP
6 6 (2.15%) HND
7 4 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.43%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.08%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.72%) CISSP
10 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (6.45%) QA
3 15 (5.38%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.51%) PMO
5 4 (1.43%) SLA
6 3 (1.08%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Ansible
1 2 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.36%) Puppet
2 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (12.19%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.75%) Oracle
3 6 (2.15%) Sage
4 5 (1.79%) VMware
5 4 (1.43%) Google
5 4 (1.43%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.43%) Tableau
5 4 (1.43%) Twitter
6 3 (1.08%) Adobe
6 3 (1.08%) IBM
6 3 (1.08%) OpenText
7 2 (0.72%) FatWire
7 2 (0.72%) Interwoven
7 2 (0.72%) SAP
7 2 (0.72%) Sencha
7 2 (0.72%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.72%) Vignette
7 2 (0.72%) Xerox
8 1 (0.36%) Avaya
8 1 (0.36%) Informatica
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ISL
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Rosemary Bookkeeping Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Merry Maids
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
The Interface Financial Group - 50/50 Franchise
Salary: Great Earning Potential
Posted: 14 days ago