Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 39 28
Rank change year-on-year +19 -11 -23
Permanent jobs citing Finance 16 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 8.33% 7.61% 7.80%
As % of the General category 64.00% 34.09% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 11
Swansea median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -31.60%
10th Percentile £29,800 £31,650 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,425 £47,500
West Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.43% +0.47%

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 25 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 13.02% 22.34% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 41
Swansea median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +63.93% -12.45%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
West Wales median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +63.93% -12.45%

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swansea region with a requirement for Finance.

1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) F5
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) CISSP
4 2 (12.50%) CISA
4 2 (12.50%) CISM
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) SaaS
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) User Experience
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (6.25%) Moqups
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) TestRail
3 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Product Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 1 (6.25%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CISA
1 2 (12.50%) CISM
1 2 (12.50%) CISSP
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) MCDST
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) GDPR
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
1 3 (18.75%) F5
1 3 (18.75%) Fortinet
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) CA
3 1 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix