Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea. 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
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 39 23
Rank change year-on-year +4 -16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Finance 28 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 7.63% 4.71% 1.87%
As % of the General category 66.67% 25.00% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 2
Swansea median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +34.45% -60.33%
10th Percentile £29,000 £36,250 £20,825
90th Percentile £53,500 £44,500 £39,675
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £54,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year -31.19% +83.19% -60.33%

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 Swansea with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 42 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 11.44% 18.82% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 25
Swansea median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +32.79% -43.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £36,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £50,300 £57,500 £43,250
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +47.54% +1.67%

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Swansea

Finance
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for Finance in Swansea

Finance
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Swansea over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Swansea

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 Swansea region with a requirement for Finance.

1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Scrum
3 7 (25.00%) SDLC
4 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 5 (17.86%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) .NET
5 5 (17.86%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) ERP
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (10.71%) PMO
7 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.71%) SaaS
7 3 (10.71%) REST
7 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (10.71%) JIRA
7 3 (10.71%) French Language
7 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
7 3 (10.71%) Web Services
7 3 (10.71%) ISEB

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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:

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Moqups
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (3.57%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.57%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
1 3 (10.71%) French Language
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) PMO Officer
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum Master
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC Manager
7 1 (3.57%) SDLC Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
1 5 (17.86%) CSS
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.71%) REST
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) Ajax
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
3 2 (7.14%) Sass
3 2 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (3.57%) JDBC
4 1 (3.57%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Scrum
3 7 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (14.29%) ERP
5 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C#
1 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CISA
4 1 (3.57%) CISM
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) MCDST
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PMO
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) GDPR
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) pfSense
1 1 (3.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Citrix
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) CA
2 1 (3.57%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) VMware