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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Financial
Wales / South Wales
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 221 285 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 25.67% 22.95% 24.15%
As % of the General category 58.16% 51.91% 60.86%
Number of salaries quoted 180 247 263
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £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 380 549 465
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 44.13% 44.20% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 319 442 416
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £29,129
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 23 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 23 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 +1 141 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Newport 0 52 £40,000 - 2
Caerphilly 0 7 £38,750 -43.43% 2
Bridgend +17 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Monmouthshire - 2 £45,000 -
Neath Port Talbot +6 1 £30,500 +1.66%
Finance
Wales

Finance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 163 (35.59%) SQL
2 160 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (19.43%) Degree
4 77 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
5 74 (16.16%) Advertising
6 70 (15.28%) Project Management
7 64 (13.97%) Oracle
7 64 (13.97%) Waterfall
8 59 (12.88%) Microsoft
9 56 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 49 (10.70%) SQL Server
11 46 (10.04%) ISEB
11 46 (10.04%) Scrum
12 38 (8.30%) Oracle Reports
13 37 (8.08%) C#
13 37 (8.08%) Java
13 37 (8.08%) PL/SQL
14 36 (7.86%) HTML
14 36 (7.86%) .NET
15 35 (7.64%) JavaScript
15 35 (7.64%) ETL
15 35 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
15 35 (7.64%) Business Analysis
16 34 (7.42%) T-SQL
16 34 (7.42%) SDLC
17 33 (7.21%) ITIL
17 33 (7.21%) Banking
18 32 (6.99%) Software Engineering
18 32 (6.99%) Telecoms
19 30 (6.55%) PRINCE2

Finance
Top Related 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 (2.18%) SAS
2 9 (1.97%) Apache
3 7 (1.53%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.53%) JBoss
4 6 (1.31%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.09%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.87%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.66%) IIS
7 3 (0.66%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.66%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.44%) Documentum
8 2 (0.44%) FileNet
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.46%) MS Office
3 9 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.44%) Moqups
4 2 (0.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.40%) Oracle Receivables
2 9 (1.97%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (1.97%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.97%) Oracle Assets
2 9 (1.97%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.97%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (1.97%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (1.97%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 9 (1.97%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (1.75%) Sage 200
4 6 (1.31%) Sage 50
5 4 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.66%) 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 12 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.87%) Office 365
4 3 (0.66%) GitHub
4 3 (0.66%) IaaS
4 3 (0.66%) PaaS
5 2 (0.44%) Bluemix
5 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.44%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.06%) DNS
1 14 (3.06%) LAN
2 11 (2.40%) Firewall
3 10 (2.18%) Internet
4 9 (1.97%) DHCP
4 9 (1.97%) MPLS
4 9 (1.97%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.97%) Unified Communications
5 8 (1.75%) WAN
6 7 (1.53%) BIG-IP
6 7 (1.53%) VPN
7 6 (1.31%) BGP
7 6 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (1.31%) HTTP
7 6 (1.31%) OSPF
7 6 (1.31%) SMS
8 4 (0.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (0.87%) FTP
8 4 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 38 (8.30%) Oracle Reports
3 25 (5.46%) Oracle Database
4 21 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (3.71%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.62%) MySQL
8 12 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.97%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.97%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (1.97%) Oracle Discoverer
9 9 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.53%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.53%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.31%) Big Data
11 6 (1.31%) SAS EBI
12 5 (1.09%) Relational Database
13 4 (0.87%) Pentaho
13 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (6.11%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (3.71%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.40%) Maven
5 6 (1.31%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.31%) SoapUI
6 5 (1.09%) Selenium
7 4 (0.87%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.87%) JMeter
7 4 (0.87%) JUnit
8 3 (0.66%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.66%) JIRA
8 3 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.22%) ERwin
9 1 (0.22%) MbUnit
9 1 (0.22%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.22%) NUnit
9 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 74 (16.16%) Advertising
2 33 (7.21%) Banking
3 32 (6.99%) Telecoms
4 24 (5.24%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.28%) Financial Institution
6 14 (3.06%) Marketing
7 8 (1.75%) Retail
8 4 (0.87%) Electronics
8 4 (0.87%) Legal
9 3 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.44%) Games
10 2 (0.44%) Publishing
10 2 (0.44%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (27.73%) Analyst
2 122 (26.64%) Developer
3 46 (10.04%) Business Analyst
4 35 (7.64%) Senior Developer
5 33 (7.21%) Consultant
6 31 (6.77%) Project Manager
7 29 (6.33%) Test Analyst
8 28 (6.11%) Architect
8 28 (6.11%) Oracle Developer
9 23 (5.02%) Java Developer
10 21 (4.59%) .NET Developer
10 21 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
10 21 (4.59%) Support Analyst
11 16 (3.49%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 15 (3.28%) Applications Support
12 15 (3.28%) Applications Support Analyst
13 13 (2.84%) Delivery Manager
14 12 (2.62%) BPM Consultant
14 12 (2.62%) IT Manager
15 11 (2.40%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.86%) .NET
1 36 (7.86%) HTML
2 30 (6.55%) SOAP
3 28 (6.11%) Web Services
4 27 (5.90%) CSS
5 23 (5.02%) XML
6 22 (4.80%) Spring
7 20 (4.37%) jQuery
8 17 (3.71%) ASP.NET
9 14 (3.06%) REST
10 13 (2.84%) Hibernate
11 12 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (2.40%) CSS3
12 11 (2.40%) HTML5
12 11 (2.40%) WCF
13 10 (2.18%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (1.97%) Ajax
14 9 (1.97%) RESTful
15 8 (1.75%) Apache Camel
15 8 (1.75%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 77 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.59%) iSeries
3 17 (3.71%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.06%) Fintech
5 13 (2.84%) Data Centre
5 13 (2.84%) User Experience
6 12 (2.62%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.53%) Social Media
8 6 (1.31%) AS400
9 5 (1.09%) CMDB
10 4 (0.87%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.87%) EPoS
11 3 (0.66%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.66%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.66%) Life Science
11 3 (0.66%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.44%) Clustering
12 2 (0.44%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.44%) Cyber Attack
12 2 (0.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.24%) Windows
2 20 (4.37%) Linux
3 12 (2.62%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.09%) Unix
5 4 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.87%) VyOS
6 3 (0.66%) Android
6 3 (0.66%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.66%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.44%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (15.28%) Project Management
3 64 (13.97%) Waterfall
4 56 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (10.04%) Scrum
6 35 (7.64%) Business Analysis
6 35 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (7.64%) ETL
7 34 (7.42%) SDLC
8 33 (7.21%) ITIL
9 32 (6.99%) Software Engineering
10 30 (6.55%) PRINCE2
11 27 (5.90%) Change Management
12 26 (5.68%) Mentoring
12 26 (5.68%) Process Management
12 26 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (5.24%) Data Modelling
14 23 (5.02%) MVC
14 23 (5.02%) Service Delivery
15 20 (4.37%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 163 (35.59%) SQL
2 37 (8.08%) C#
2 37 (8.08%) Java
2 37 (8.08%) PL/SQL
3 35 (7.64%) JavaScript
4 34 (7.42%) T-SQL
5 21 (4.59%) C
6 13 (2.84%) PHP
7 12 (2.62%) Python
8 9 (1.97%) RPG
9 7 (1.53%) RPG IV
10 6 (1.31%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.09%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.09%) Scala
12 4 (0.87%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.87%) C++
12 4 (0.87%) Perl
12 4 (0.87%) R
12 4 (0.87%) RPG/400
13 3 (0.66%) RPG III
Qualifications
1 89 (19.43%) Degree
2 46 (10.04%) ISEB
3 15 (3.28%) HND
4 14 (3.06%) ISTQB
4 14 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (2.62%) CCNP
5 12 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.40%) PMI Certification
6 11 (2.40%) PMP
7 9 (1.97%) CBAP
7 9 (1.97%) IIBA
8 4 (0.87%) CISSP
8 4 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.66%) CCNA
9 3 (0.66%) CCNP Voice
9 3 (0.66%) CCVP
10 2 (0.44%) CISA
10 2 (0.44%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.06%) SLA
2 9 (1.97%) QA
3 8 (1.75%) PMO
4 7 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.09%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.44%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.22%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.97%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.53%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.66%) vSphere
5 2 (0.44%) HDFS
5 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.66%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.22%) Ansible
4 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.22%) Kibana
4 1 (0.22%) logstash
4 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.22%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (13.97%) Oracle
2 59 (12.88%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.71%) VMware
4 15 (3.28%) Avaya
4 15 (3.28%) CheckPoint
5 14 (3.06%) Cisco
6 13 (2.84%) F5
7 10 (2.18%) IBM
8 9 (1.97%) Sage
8 9 (1.97%) SAP
9 6 (1.31%) Cadence
9 6 (1.31%) Google
9 6 (1.31%) Vyatta
10 5 (1.09%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.09%) Tableau
11 4 (0.87%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (0.87%) ICL
11 4 (0.87%) Lotus
11 4 (0.87%) SaltStack
12 3 (0.66%) IFS
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Easton Haines Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
international baccalaureate
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Ashdown IT
Salary: £43000 per annum + pension,healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £300 - £320 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days annual leave
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum + Greenfield, Training, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 19 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Virtusa
Salary: £0 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Wales Millennium Centre
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 19 days ago