Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 9 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Finance 10 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 14.08% 17.72% 26.19%
As % of the General category 24.39% 33.33% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 20
North Wales median annual salary £48,750 £25,423 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +91.76% -25.77% +24.55%
10th Percentile £34,500 £20,500 £28,275
90th Percentile £61,250 £34,525 £46,375
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 North Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 41 42 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 57.75% 53.16% 59.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 40
North Wales median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £30,500 £21,100 £15,678
90th Percentile £58,250 £45,000 £43,775
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in North Wales

Finance
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Finance in North Wales

Finance
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in North Wales over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in North Wales

Finance
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire +7 3 £42,500 - 1
Denbighshire +2 3 £57,500 +122.48% 2
Wrexham -5 2 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Conwy - 1 £55,000 -
Gwynedd - 1 - - 2
Finance
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing Finance 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Finance.

1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (30.00%) ODBC
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) X++
3 3 (30.00%) MorphX
3 3 (30.00%) Release Management
3 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) Logistics
3 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) CIMA
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) DTS
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MorphX
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ODBC
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) JPA
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) JSON Schema
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
2 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Logistics
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (10.00%) Contract Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Order to Cash
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) X++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ACCA
2 2 (20.00%) CIMA
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GAAP
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SAP