The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 223 283 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 25.81% 22.93% 23.94%
As % of the General category 59.47% 52.41% 60.21%
Number of salaries quoted 182 243 268
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 375 540 480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 43.40% 43.76% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 317 432 425
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £26,620 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Finance
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Finance in South Wales

Finance
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in South Wales over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in South Wales

Finance
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 145 £45,000 +12.50% 16
Newport 0 52 £40,000 - 1
Caerphilly -1 7 £38,750 -43.43% 2
Bridgend +16 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Monmouthshire - 2 £45,000 -
Neath Port Talbot +5 1 £30,500 +1.66%
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Finance.

1 161 (36.18%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (35.96%) SQL
3 86 (19.33%) Degree
4 72 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
5 69 (15.51%) Advertising
6 68 (15.28%) Project Management
7 66 (14.83%) Oracle
8 64 (14.38%) Waterfall
9 59 (13.26%) Microsoft
10 57 (12.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 48 (10.79%) Scrum
12 45 (10.11%) SQL Server
13 44 (9.89%) ISEB
14 39 (8.76%) Oracle Reports
15 38 (8.54%) Java
15 38 (8.54%) PL/SQL
16 37 (8.31%) C#
16 37 (8.31%) .NET
17 36 (8.09%) ETL
18 35 (7.87%) HTML
18 35 (7.87%) Business Analysis
19 34 (7.64%) JavaScript
19 34 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
20 33 (7.42%) T-SQL
20 33 (7.42%) Software Engineering
20 33 (7.42%) SDLC
21 32 (7.19%) Banking
22 31 (6.97%) ITIL
23 30 (6.74%) SOAP
24 29 (6.52%) Web Services

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 10 (2.25%) SAS
2 9 (2.02%) Apache
3 7 (1.57%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.57%) JBoss
4 6 (1.35%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.12%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.90%) IBM Notes
6 4 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.67%) Documentum
7 3 (0.67%) FileNet
8 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.45%) IIS
8 2 (0.45%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.22%) Drupal
9 1 (0.22%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.17%) MS Office
3 9 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) Moqups
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.47%) Oracle Receivables
2 9 (2.02%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (2.02%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.02%) Oracle Assets
2 9 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (2.02%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (2.02%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (2.02%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 9 (2.02%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (1.80%) Sage 200
4 6 (1.35%) Sage 50
5 4 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.22%) Compiere
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.22%) Maximo
7 1 (0.22%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.90%) Office 365
3 3 (0.67%) GitHub
4 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.45%) IaaS
4 2 (0.45%) PaaS
4 2 (0.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.22%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.70%) DNS
2 11 (2.47%) LAN
3 10 (2.25%) Firewall
4 9 (2.02%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.80%) Internet
6 7 (1.57%) DHCP
6 7 (1.57%) MPLS
6 7 (1.57%) Unified Communications
6 7 (1.57%) WAN
7 6 (1.35%) BIG-IP
7 6 (1.35%) HTTP
7 6 (1.35%) SMS
7 6 (1.35%) VPN
8 5 (1.12%) BGP
8 5 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (1.12%) OSPF
9 4 (0.90%) FTP
10 3 (0.67%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.76%) Oracle Reports
3 25 (5.62%) Oracle Database
4 20 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (2.92%) MySQL
9 12 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 9 (2.02%) Oracle Discoverer
11 8 (1.80%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.57%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.35%) Big Data
13 6 (1.35%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.35%) SAS EBI
14 4 (0.90%) Pentaho
14 4 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (6.52%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (4.04%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (2.70%) Maven
5 6 (1.35%) SoapUI
6 5 (1.12%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.12%) Selenium
7 4 (0.90%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.90%) JMeter
7 4 (0.90%) JUnit
8 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.67%) JIRA
8 3 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.22%) ERwin
9 1 (0.22%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.22%) NUnit
9 1 (0.22%) Subversion
9 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.22%) Xcode
General
1 69 (15.51%) Advertising
2 32 (7.19%) Banking
3 29 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 24 (5.39%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.37%) Financial Institution
6 14 (3.15%) Marketing
7 8 (1.80%) Retail
8 4 (0.90%) Electronics
8 4 (0.90%) Legal
9 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.45%) Games
10 2 (0.45%) Publishing
10 2 (0.45%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (28.09%) Analyst
2 122 (27.42%) Developer
3 46 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 35 (7.87%) Senior Developer
5 32 (7.19%) Consultant
6 31 (6.97%) Project Manager
7 29 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
7 29 (6.52%) Test Analyst
8 27 (6.07%) Architect
9 23 (5.17%) Java Developer
10 21 (4.72%) .NET Developer
10 21 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (4.27%) Support Analyst
12 16 (3.60%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 13 (2.92%) Applications Support
13 13 (2.92%) Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (2.92%) Delivery Manager
14 12 (2.70%) IT Manager
15 11 (2.47%) BPM Consultant
15 11 (2.47%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.31%) .NET
2 35 (7.87%) HTML
3 30 (6.74%) SOAP
4 29 (6.52%) Web Services
5 27 (6.07%) CSS
6 25 (5.62%) XML
7 23 (5.17%) Spring
8 19 (4.27%) jQuery
9 16 (3.60%) ASP.NET
10 14 (3.15%) Hibernate
11 12 (2.70%) CSS3
11 12 (2.70%) HTML5
11 12 (2.70%) REST
12 11 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (2.47%) KnockoutJS
12 11 (2.47%) WCF
13 9 (2.02%) AngularJS
14 8 (1.80%) RESTful
15 7 (1.57%) JPA
15 7 (1.57%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 72 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.72%) iSeries
3 18 (4.04%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.15%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.92%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.92%) Fintech
6 11 (2.47%) User Experience
7 6 (1.35%) AS400
8 5 (1.12%) CMDB
8 5 (1.12%) Social Media
9 4 (0.90%) EPoS
10 3 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.67%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.67%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.67%) Life Science
10 3 (0.67%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.45%) Clustering
11 2 (0.45%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.45%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.49%) Windows
2 15 (3.37%) Linux
3 8 (1.80%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.12%) Unix
5 4 (0.90%) Android
5 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.67%) VyOS
6 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (36.18%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (15.28%) Project Management
3 64 (14.38%) Waterfall
4 57 (12.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (10.79%) Scrum
6 36 (8.09%) ETL
7 35 (7.87%) Business Analysis
8 34 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (7.42%) SDLC
9 33 (7.42%) Software Engineering
10 31 (6.97%) ITIL
11 29 (6.52%) PRINCE2
12 28 (6.29%) Change Management
13 25 (5.62%) Mentoring
13 25 (5.62%) Process Management
14 24 (5.39%) User Acceptance Testing
15 23 (5.17%) MVC
15 23 (5.17%) Service Delivery
16 21 (4.72%) Data Modelling
17 20 (4.49%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (35.96%) SQL
2 38 (8.54%) Java
2 38 (8.54%) PL/SQL
3 37 (8.31%) C#
4 34 (7.64%) JavaScript
5 33 (7.42%) T-SQL
6 21 (4.72%) C
7 13 (2.92%) PHP
8 10 (2.25%) Python
9 9 (2.02%) RPG
10 7 (1.57%) RPG IV
11 6 (1.35%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.12%) Scala
13 4 (0.90%) C++
13 4 (0.90%) Perl
13 4 (0.90%) R
13 4 (0.90%) RPG/400
14 3 (0.67%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.67%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.67%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 86 (19.33%) Degree
2 44 (9.89%) ISEB
3 15 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (3.15%) HND
4 14 (3.15%) ISTQB
5 11 (2.47%) PMI Certification
5 11 (2.47%) PMP
6 9 (2.02%) CCNP
6 9 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.80%) CBAP
7 8 (1.80%) IIBA
8 4 (0.90%) CISSP
8 4 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.45%) CCNA
9 2 (0.45%) CISA
9 2 (0.45%) CISM
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.45%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.15%) SLA
2 9 (2.02%) QA
3 7 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.57%) PMO
4 5 (1.12%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.45%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (2.02%) Hyper-V
2 8 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.12%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.45%) HDFS
5 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 66 (14.83%) Oracle
2 59 (13.26%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.70%) Avaya
4 11 (2.47%) CheckPoint
4 11 (2.47%) Cisco
4 11 (2.47%) IBM
4 11 (2.47%) VMware
5 10 (2.25%) F5
6 9 (2.02%) Sage
6 9 (2.02%) SAP
7 6 (1.35%) Cadence
7 6 (1.35%) Google
8 5 (1.12%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.90%) ICL
9 4 (0.90%) Lotus
9 4 (0.90%) Tableau
9 4 (0.90%) Vyatta
10 3 (0.67%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (0.67%) IFS
10 3 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Downing LLP
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum generous benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
international baccalaureate
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Strong bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Ashdown IT
Salary: £43000 per annum + pension,healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days annual leave
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 24 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Wales Millennium Centre
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 14 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 24 days ago