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

Financial
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 172 260 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 22.78% 22.87% 23.31%
As % of the General category 56.21% 56.89% 57.49%
Number of salaries quoted 141 222 259
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £30,000 £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 306 457 487
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 40.53% 40.19% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 253 372 418
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 £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 May 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 May 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 0 132 £45,000 +9.75% 5
Newport -3 25 £40,000 -11.11%
Monmouthshire - 6 £43,000 -
Caerphilly -3 2 £55,000 -19.70%
Neath Port Talbot +6 1 £21,500 -46.91%
Bridgend - 1 £23,500 -
Finance
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 133 (35.09%) SQL
2 125 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (20.05%) Degree
4 67 (17.68%) Oracle
5 61 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (14.25%) Project Management
7 52 (13.72%) Microsoft
8 51 (13.46%) Advertising
9 45 (11.87%) Oracle Reports
10 44 (11.61%) PL/SQL
11 43 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (10.82%) Scrum
13 40 (10.55%) ETL
14 39 (10.29%) SQL Server
15 38 (10.03%) Java
15 38 (10.03%) .NET
16 35 (9.23%) C#
16 35 (9.23%) Oracle Forms
16 35 (9.23%) Software Engineering
16 35 (9.23%) Waterfall
17 32 (8.44%) Change Management
18 30 (7.92%) HTML
18 30 (7.92%) SDLC
19 28 (7.39%) JavaScript
19 28 (7.39%) Web Services
19 28 (7.39%) Windows
20 27 (7.12%) PRINCE2
20 27 (7.12%) Business Analysis
20 27 (7.12%) Oracle Database
21 26 (6.86%) Business Intelligence

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 7 (1.85%) SAS
2 6 (1.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.32%) Apache
4 4 (1.06%) Documentum
4 4 (1.06%) FileNet
4 4 (1.06%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.06%) JBoss
5 3 (0.79%) IIS
5 3 (0.79%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.53%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.53%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.53%) Drupal
6 2 (0.53%) Liferay
6 2 (0.53%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.53%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (5.01%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (3.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 9 (2.37%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (2.37%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.37%) Oracle Assets
2 9 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (2.37%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (2.37%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (2.37%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 9 (2.37%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (2.11%) Sage 200
4 6 (1.58%) Sage 50
5 4 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.06%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.26%) Compiere
7 1 (0.26%) Maximo
7 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.32%) Office 365
4 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) GitHub
5 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.11%) HTTP
1 8 (2.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.85%) Firewall
3 4 (1.06%) DNS
3 4 (1.06%) Internet
4 3 (0.79%) SAN
5 2 (0.53%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.53%) LAN
5 2 (0.53%) LDAP
5 2 (0.53%) NAS
5 2 (0.53%) WAN
6 1 (0.26%) FTP
6 1 (0.26%) Intranet
6 1 (0.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.26%) Skype
6 1 (0.26%) SMS
6 1 (0.26%) VPN
6 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.87%) Oracle Reports
2 39 (10.29%) SQL Server
3 27 (7.12%) Oracle Database
4 20 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (4.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (3.43%) MySQL
6 13 (3.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 9 (2.37%) Oracle Discoverer
9 7 (1.85%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.58%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.06%) Big Data
12 4 (1.06%) SAS EBI
12 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.79%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.79%) Power BI
13 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (9.23%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (5.01%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.69%) Maven
3 14 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.32%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.06%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.06%) Selenium
5 4 (1.06%) SoapUI
6 3 (0.79%) JMeter
6 3 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.53%) Ant
7 2 (0.53%) JUnit
7 2 (0.53%) NUnit
7 2 (0.53%) Subversion
7 2 (0.53%) Xcode
8 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.26%) MSTest
8 1 (0.26%) NMock
8 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 51 (13.46%) Advertising
2 23 (6.07%) Banking
3 21 (5.54%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.96%) Financial Institution
5 12 (3.17%) Marketing
5 12 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.64%) Retail
7 5 (1.32%) Welsh Language
8 3 (0.79%) Games
8 3 (0.79%) Legal
8 3 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.79%) Publishing
9 2 (0.53%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.26%) Billing
10 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 109 (28.76%) Developer
2 78 (20.58%) Analyst
3 35 (9.23%) Oracle Developer
4 34 (8.97%) Business Analyst
5 32 (8.44%) Consultant
6 30 (7.92%) Senior Developer
7 26 (6.86%) Architect
7 26 (6.86%) Project Manager
8 22 (5.80%) Java Developer
9 21 (5.54%) .NET Developer
10 18 (4.75%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 14 (3.69%) IT Manager
11 14 (3.69%) Test Analyst
12 13 (3.43%) SQL Developer
13 12 (3.17%) BPM Consultant
14 11 (2.90%) Business Consultant
14 11 (2.90%) Senior Manager
14 11 (2.90%) Support Analyst
15 10 (2.64%) IT Auditor
15 10 (2.64%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.03%) .NET
2 30 (7.92%) HTML
3 28 (7.39%) Web Services
4 25 (6.60%) XML
5 24 (6.33%) CSS
5 24 (6.33%) Spring
6 19 (5.01%) SOAP
7 17 (4.49%) ASP.NET
8 15 (3.96%) CSS3
8 15 (3.96%) Hibernate
8 15 (3.96%) HTML5
9 14 (3.69%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (2.37%) jQuery
10 9 (2.37%) RESTful
10 9 (2.37%) WCF
11 8 (2.11%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (1.58%) Middleware
13 5 (1.32%) React
13 5 (1.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.22%) Fintech
3 15 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.90%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.58%) iSeries
6 6 (1.58%) User Experience
7 5 (1.32%) Cyber Attack
8 4 (1.06%) CMDB
8 4 (1.06%) EPoS
8 4 (1.06%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.79%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.79%) Life Science
9 3 (0.79%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Clustering
10 2 (0.53%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.53%) Social Media
10 2 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.39%) Windows
2 11 (2.90%) Linux
3 8 (2.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.32%) Android
5 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.06%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.79%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (32.98%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (14.25%) Project Management
3 43 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (10.82%) Scrum
5 40 (10.55%) ETL
6 35 (9.23%) Software Engineering
6 35 (9.23%) Waterfall
7 32 (8.44%) Change Management
8 30 (7.92%) SDLC
9 27 (7.12%) Business Analysis
9 27 (7.12%) PRINCE2
10 26 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (6.86%) Process Management
11 25 (6.60%) Test Automation
12 24 (6.33%) Web Development
13 23 (6.07%) ITIL
14 20 (5.28%) MVC
14 20 (5.28%) Risk Management
15 19 (5.01%) Service Delivery
15 19 (5.01%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (35.09%) SQL
2 44 (11.61%) PL/SQL
3 38 (10.03%) Java
4 35 (9.23%) C#
5 28 (7.39%) JavaScript
6 25 (6.60%) T-SQL
7 22 (5.80%) C
8 8 (2.11%) PHP
9 6 (1.58%) Python
10 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.79%) C++
12 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.53%) R
12 2 (0.53%) VB
13 1 (0.26%) ABAP
13 1 (0.26%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.26%) Perl
13 1 (0.26%) Scala
13 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 76 (20.05%) Degree
2 23 (6.07%) ISEB
3 14 (3.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (3.17%) PMI Certification
4 12 (3.17%) PMP
5 11 (2.90%) HND
6 8 (2.11%) CBAP
6 8 (2.11%) IIBA
6 8 (2.11%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.53%) CISSP
9 2 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.26%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (3.69%) QA
3 11 (2.90%) ISO 9001
3 11 (2.90%) SLA
4 8 (2.11%) PMO
5 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.90%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.26%) Ansible
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 67 (17.68%) Oracle
2 52 (13.72%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.64%) IBM
4 8 (2.11%) Sage
5 7 (1.85%) VMware
6 6 (1.58%) Google
7 5 (1.32%) SAP
7 5 (1.32%) Tableau
8 4 (1.06%) ICL
8 4 (1.06%) Lotus
8 4 (1.06%) OpenText
8 4 (1.06%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.79%) Adobe
9 3 (0.79%) Cisco
9 3 (0.79%) Sybase
10 2 (0.53%) Avaya
10 2 (0.53%) FatWire
10 2 (0.53%) HP
10 2 (0.53%) Interwoven
10 2 (0.53%) Vignette
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Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
People Source Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £75000.00 - £750000.00 per annum
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