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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Wales / Swansea
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 21 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 12.14% - 12.50%
As % of the General category 75.00% - 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 4
Median salary £43,000 - £20,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £32,250
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 Swansea with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 28 5 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 16.18% 9.80% 27.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 9
Median salary £45,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.63% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,700 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swansea 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) Python
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 6 (16.22%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) Windows
4 6 (16.22%) Linux
4 6 (16.22%) SaaS
4 6 (16.22%) SIEM
4 6 (16.22%) SDLC
5 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.51%) OO
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 5 (13.51%) VMware
6 4 (10.81%) OOD
6 4 (10.81%) Java
6 4 (10.81%) SQL
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (8.11%) pfSense
7 3 (8.11%) DevOps
7 3 (8.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.11%) Load Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (8.11%) Network Security
7 3 (8.11%) Snort
7 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (2.70%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.70%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.70%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (8.11%) Network Security
3 2 (5.41%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Power BI
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
1 2 (5.41%) NUnit
1 2 (5.41%) Selenium
1 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
1 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Governance Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Security Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) DBA
7 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
1 2 (5.41%) CSS
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
1 2 (5.41%) REST
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) JDBC
2 1 (2.70%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) CentOS
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Project Management
2 6 (16.22%) Scrum
2 6 (16.22%) SDLC
2 6 (16.22%) SIEM
3 5 (13.51%) OO
3 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (10.81%) OOD
4 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.11%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.11%) DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) Load Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (5.41%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Use Case
6 2 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Python
2 4 (10.81%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) ABAP
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.70%) APMP
3 1 (2.70%) CEH
3 1 (2.70%) CISM
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) PMO
3 1 (2.70%) GDPR
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) pfSense
1 3 (8.11%) Snort
2 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Cisco
1 5 (13.51%) VMware
2 2 (5.41%) Clearswift
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
2 2 (5.41%) SAP
2 2 (5.41%) Splunk
3 1 (2.70%) Citrix
3 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
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