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

Financial
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 177 262 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 24.52% 22.98% 26.27%
As % of the General category 57.47% 58.88% 62.02%
Number of salaries quoted 168 238 306
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,775 £27,500 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £71,625 £63,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -  

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 308 445 524
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 42.66% 39.04% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 397 471 728
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.75% +9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 0 141 £45,000 +9.75% 7
Newport 0 31 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Monmouthshire - 3 £43,000 -
Neath Port Talbot -1 2 £39,500 -7.05%
Caerphilly +3 1 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Bridgend - 1 £23,500 -
Finance
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 134 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (31.23%) SQL
3 84 (21.16%) Degree
4 66 (16.62%) Analytical Skills
5 62 (15.62%) Advertising
6 59 (14.86%) Project Management
7 57 (14.36%) Oracle
8 56 (14.11%) Microsoft
9 44 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 43 (10.83%) Java
11 42 (10.58%) Scrum
12 41 (10.33%) SQL Server
13 40 (10.08%) Software Engineering
14 39 (9.82%) .NET
15 38 (9.57%) Oracle Reports
16 37 (9.32%) PL/SQL
16 37 (9.32%) C#
17 35 (8.82%) Web Services
17 35 (8.82%) Waterfall
18 33 (8.31%) ETL
19 32 (8.06%) JavaScript
20 31 (7.81%) HTML
20 31 (7.81%) Change Management
20 31 (7.81%) Spring
20 31 (7.81%) Business Analysis
21 30 (7.56%) Oracle Forms
21 30 (7.56%) ISEB
21 30 (7.56%) SDLC
22 29 (7.30%) Windows
23 28 (7.05%) Process Management

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 (1.76%) SAS
2 6 (1.51%) Apache
3 5 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.01%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.01%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.76%) Documentum
5 3 (0.76%) FileNet
5 3 (0.76%) JBoss
6 2 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.50%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.50%) Drupal
6 2 (0.50%) IIS
6 2 (0.50%) Liferay
6 2 (0.50%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.50%) LiveLink
6 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.50%) WordPress
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (5.79%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (3.27%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle Assets
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (1.51%) Sage 200
3 6 (1.51%) Sage 50
4 5 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.25%) Compiere
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.25%) Maximo
7 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.26%) Office 365
4 4 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.76%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.50%) AdWords
6 2 (0.50%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.77%) Internet
2 8 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.76%) HTTP
4 6 (1.51%) Firewall
5 3 (0.76%) DNS
5 3 (0.76%) SAN
6 2 (0.50%) LAN
6 2 (0.50%) LDAP
6 2 (0.50%) NAS
6 2 (0.50%) WAN
7 1 (0.25%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.25%) FTP
7 1 (0.25%) Intranet
7 1 (0.25%) Skype
7 1 (0.25%) VPN
7 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 38 (9.57%) Oracle Reports
3 23 (5.79%) Oracle Database
4 19 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (3.27%) MySQL
7 12 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.27%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.76%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 7 (1.76%) Oracle Discoverer
12 5 (1.26%) Big Data
12 5 (1.26%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.01%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.01%) Pentaho
13 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 30 (7.56%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (5.54%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (3.02%) Maven
5 6 (1.51%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.51%) Selenium
6 5 (1.26%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.01%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.01%) Subversion
8 3 (0.76%) SpecFlow
9 2 (0.50%) Ant
9 2 (0.50%) JMeter
9 2 (0.50%) JUnit
9 2 (0.50%) NUnit
9 2 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.50%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.50%) Xcode
10 1 (0.25%) ERwin
10 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 62 (15.62%) Advertising
2 26 (6.55%) Banking
3 22 (5.54%) Manufacturing
4 19 (4.79%) Marketing
5 18 (4.53%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.78%) Financial Institution
7 8 (2.02%) Retail
8 5 (1.26%) Electronics
9 4 (1.01%) Welsh Language
10 3 (0.76%) Legal
10 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.76%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 112 (28.21%) Developer
2 77 (19.40%) Analyst
3 37 (9.32%) Business Analyst
4 34 (8.56%) Consultant
5 33 (8.31%) Architect
6 30 (7.56%) Oracle Developer
7 29 (7.30%) Java Developer
8 28 (7.05%) Senior Developer
9 24 (6.05%) .NET Developer
9 24 (6.05%) Project Manager
10 16 (4.03%) SQL Developer
11 15 (3.78%) Auditor
11 15 (3.78%) BPM Consultant
11 15 (3.78%) Graduate
11 15 (3.78%) IT Auditor
12 14 (3.53%) IT Graduate
12 14 (3.53%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 13 (3.27%) Business Process Consultant
13 13 (3.27%) Financial Analyst
13 13 (3.27%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.82%) .NET
2 35 (8.82%) Web Services
3 31 (7.81%) HTML
3 31 (7.81%) Spring
4 25 (6.30%) CSS
5 23 (5.79%) XML
6 21 (5.29%) SOAP
7 20 (5.04%) ASP.NET
8 19 (4.79%) AngularJS
9 17 (4.28%) Hibernate
10 16 (4.03%) CSS3
10 16 (4.03%) HTML5
11 13 (3.27%) RESTful
12 9 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (2.27%) jQuery
12 9 (2.27%) WCF
13 8 (2.02%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (2.02%) REST
14 7 (1.76%) Java EE
14 7 (1.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.62%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.28%) Fintech
3 13 (3.27%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.77%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.02%) Online Banking
7 7 (1.76%) Cyber Attack
8 6 (1.51%) Mobile Banking
8 6 (1.51%) Social Media
9 5 (1.26%) CMDB
9 5 (1.26%) User Experience
10 4 (1.01%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.01%) EPoS
10 4 (1.01%) iSeries
11 3 (0.76%) Clustering
11 3 (0.76%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.76%) Life Science
11 3 (0.76%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.30%) Windows
2 13 (3.27%) Linux
3 9 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.02%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.26%) Windows 8
5 5 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.01%) Android
7 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.76%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.50%) AIX
8 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.50%) Solaris
8 2 (0.50%) Unix
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (14.86%) Project Management
3 44 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (10.58%) Scrum
5 40 (10.08%) Software Engineering
6 35 (8.82%) Waterfall
7 33 (8.31%) ETL
8 31 (7.81%) Business Analysis
8 31 (7.81%) Change Management
9 30 (7.56%) SDLC
10 28 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (7.05%) Process Management
11 25 (6.30%) Risk Management
11 25 (6.30%) Web Development
12 24 (6.05%) Service Management
12 24 (6.05%) Test Automation
13 23 (5.79%) PRINCE2
14 22 (5.54%) ITIL
14 22 (5.54%) MVC
15 20 (5.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 124 (31.23%) SQL
2 43 (10.83%) Java
3 37 (9.32%) C#
3 37 (9.32%) PL/SQL
4 32 (8.06%) JavaScript
5 23 (5.79%) T-SQL
6 21 (5.29%) C
7 7 (1.76%) PHP
8 6 (1.51%) Python
9 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.76%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.50%) ABAP
10 2 (0.50%) C++
10 2 (0.50%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.50%) R
10 2 (0.50%) VB
11 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.25%) Perl
11 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 84 (21.16%) Degree
2 30 (7.56%) ISEB
3 14 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (3.27%) CBAP
4 13 (3.27%) HND
4 13 (3.27%) IIBA
5 9 (2.27%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.27%) PMP
6 7 (1.76%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.76%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.25%) CCNA
9 1 (0.25%) CCNP
9 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.25%) CISSP
9 1 (0.25%) MCSE
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (5.29%) QA
3 16 (4.03%) ISO 9001
4 10 (2.52%) SLA
5 8 (2.02%) PMO
6 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (3.02%) Hyper-V
2 7 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) Ansible
1 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
1 2 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.25%) Puppet
2 1 (0.25%) SCCM
2 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (14.36%) Oracle
2 56 (14.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.52%) SAP
4 9 (2.27%) VMware
5 8 (2.02%) Google
6 7 (1.76%) IBM
6 7 (1.76%) Tableau
7 6 (1.51%) Sage
8 5 (1.26%) ICL
8 5 (1.26%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.01%) Lotus
9 4 (1.01%) Twitter
10 3 (0.76%) Adobe
10 3 (0.76%) Cisco
10 3 (0.76%) OpenText
10 3 (0.76%) Sybase
11 2 (0.50%) FatWire
11 2 (0.50%) HP
11 2 (0.50%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.50%) Vignette
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Newport, Gwent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Link Financial
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health care etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Link Financial
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Merry Maids
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
The Interface Financial Group - 50/50 Franchise
Salary: Great Earning Potential
Posted: 18 days ago