Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 83 89
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Banking 23 41 46
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.88% 2.32% 2.39%
As % of the General category 5.23% 7.69% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 34
Median annual salary £52,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -3.75% -17.53%
10th Percentile £40,875 £31,250 £27,989
90th Percentile £65,013 £62,500 £56,750
UK median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +4.00%

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 440 533 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.92% 30.11% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 361 471 567
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +6.36% +6.80% +3.00%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Wales

Banking
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Banking in Wales.

Salary trend for Banking in Wales

Banking
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Banking in Wales over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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 +6 23 £52,500 +36.36%
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) BDD
3 11 (47.83%) Finance
4 10 (43.48%) Retail
4 10 (43.48%) Java
4 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
5 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
5 9 (39.13%) Maven
5 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
5 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
5 9 (39.13%) Docker
6 7 (30.43%) Web Development
7 6 (26.09%) QA
7 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
7 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 6 (26.09%) Selenium
7 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
7 6 (26.09%) Firewall
7 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (26.09%) Technical Leadership
8 5 (21.74%) TypeScript
8 5 (21.74%) Defect Tracking
8 5 (21.74%) Protractor
8 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio Code
8 5 (21.74%) Fintech
8 5 (21.74%) Guidewire
8 5 (21.74%) Microservices
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) AWS
1 4 (17.39%) Azure
1 4 (17.39%) GCP
1 4 (17.39%) OpenShift
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
1 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
1 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
1 9 (39.13%) Maven
2 6 (26.09%) Selenium
3 5 (21.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
3 5 (21.74%) Jasmine
3 5 (21.74%) Mocha
3 5 (21.74%) Protractor
3 5 (21.74%) Subversion
3 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio Code
3 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
4 4 (17.39%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Retail
3 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Product Director
6 1 (4.35%) Product Management Director
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
1 5 (21.74%) Spring
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Camel
2 4 (17.39%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
2 4 (17.39%) JDBC
2 4 (17.39%) JSON
2 4 (17.39%) Spring Boot
2 4 (17.39%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) XSD
3 2 (8.70%) Angular 2
4 1 (4.35%) OpenID
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) BDD
3 10 (43.48%) Test Automation
4 7 (30.43%) Web Development
5 6 (26.09%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (26.09%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 6 (26.09%) Technical Leadership
5 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
5 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (21.74%) Defect Tracking
6 5 (21.74%) Fintech
6 5 (21.74%) Microservices
6 5 (21.74%) Regression Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) Test Management
6 5 (21.74%) Validation
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) TypeScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Guidewire
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe
2 2 (8.70%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat