Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 22 31
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Finance 8 41 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 3.08% 10.62% 5.38%
As % of the General category 28.57% 68.33% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 7
Swansea median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +100.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,950 £35,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £50,100 £42,500
West Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +100.00%

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 28 60 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 10.77% 15.54% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27 56 30
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +5.59% +3.87%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,375 £24,500
90th Percentile £57,946 £53,750 £45,000
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% -1.23% +4.52%

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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in Swansea

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Product Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) OCP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (12.50%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware