Period
to 18 February 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 122 93
Rank change year-on-year +40 -29 +22
Permanent jobs citing Banking 47 17 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.59% 0.90% 2.35%
As % of the General category 7.93% 2.54% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 55
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £33,173
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +35.65% -14.94%
10th Percentile £29,129 £29,500 £20,600
90th Percentile £60,500 £73,500 £68,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%

Banking 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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 593 669 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 32.62% 35.42% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 484 540 794
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,863 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Wales

Banking
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Banking in Wales

Banking
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Wales over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Banking in Wales

Banking
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +33 47 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT jobs citing Banking 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 Wales region with a requirement for Banking.

1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 17 (36.17%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) Telecoms
3 16 (34.04%) HTML
4 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 13 (27.66%) VBA
5 13 (27.66%) Oracle
5 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (27.66%) Degree
6 11 (23.40%) Spring
6 11 (23.40%) Test Automation
6 11 (23.40%) Hibernate
6 11 (23.40%) Web Services
7 9 (19.15%) XML
7 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
7 9 (19.15%) Unit Testing
7 9 (19.15%) Microservices
7 9 (19.15%) Spring Boot
7 9 (19.15%) Feasibility Study
8 8 (17.02%) Fintech
8 8 (17.02%) Liquibase
8 8 (17.02%) Thymeleaf
8 8 (17.02%) Docker
8 8 (17.02%) Redis
8 8 (17.02%) Guidewire
8 8 (17.02%) Scrum
8 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
8 8 (17.02%) CSS
8 8 (17.02%) JSP

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (4.26%) JBoss
1 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Redis
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) MS Access
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.13%) QlikView
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Liquibase
2 6 (12.77%) Selenium
3 2 (4.26%) JUnit
3 2 (4.26%) Protractor
4 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) Xcode
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 17 (36.17%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.64%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Billing
4 4 (8.51%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Back Office
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) VBA Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Analyst Programmer
4 9 (19.15%) Programmer
4 9 (19.15%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 9 (19.15%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (10.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Access Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Access VBA Developer
6 4 (8.51%) E-Business Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) E-Business Support
6 4 (8.51%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Systems Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) HTML
2 11 (23.40%) Hibernate
2 11 (23.40%) Spring
2 11 (23.40%) Web Services
3 9 (19.15%) Spring Boot
3 9 (19.15%) XML
4 8 (17.02%) CSS
4 8 (17.02%) J2EE
4 8 (17.02%) JSP
4 8 (17.02%) SOAP
4 8 (17.02%) Struts
4 8 (17.02%) Thymeleaf
5 7 (14.89%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (8.51%) CSS3
7 4 (8.51%) HTML5
7 4 (8.51%) RESTful
8 3 (6.38%) RequireJS
9 2 (4.26%) JPA
9 2 (4.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Fintech
2 5 (10.64%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.40%) Test Automation
3 9 (19.15%) Feasibility Study
3 9 (19.15%) Microservices
3 9 (19.15%) Unit Testing
4 8 (17.02%) Scrum
5 7 (14.89%) Front End Development
5 7 (14.89%) Web Development
6 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.64%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.51%) Change Management
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.51%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.51%) Validation
9 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.38%) SDLC
9 3 (6.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) Java
1 17 (36.17%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) VBA
3 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) ES6
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) Java 8
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 8 (17.02%) Guidewire
3 5 (10.64%) Twitter
4 4 (8.51%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (2.13%) Blue Prism
5 1 (2.13%) Informatica
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.13%) Talend
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata
5 1 (2.13%) UiPath