Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 17 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Finance 16 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 12.90% 10.42% 14.42%
As % of the General category 21.05% 16.95% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 12
North Wales median annual salary £28,750 £33,750 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.81% +6.30% -11.81%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £87,750 £38,475 £60,975
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 North Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 76 59 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 61.29% 61.46% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 27
North Wales median annual salary £36,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,900 £15,678 £23,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +7.14%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Wrexham +1 8 £23,750 -32.14% 2
Gwynedd - 4 £87,500 -
Flintshire - 2 £35,000 -
Anglesey - 1 £30,000 -
Finance
Wales

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 North Wales region with a requirement for Finance.

1 6 (37.50%) ServiceNow
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Lotus
2 4 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) People Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 2 (12.50%) ISEB
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) SLA
4 2 (12.50%) Legal
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.25%) Mingle
5 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (6.25%) GitHub
5 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
5 1 (6.25%) Jenkins

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 4 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 4 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 4 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) Power BI
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.25%) Gatling
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Technician
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Head of Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Customer Support Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.25%) Graduate
3 1 (6.25%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) Junior
3 1 (6.25%) QA Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) People Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) GDPR
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) ServiceNow
2 4 (25.00%) Lotus
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian