Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 115 113
Rank change year-on-year +41 -2 -42
Permanent jobs citing Banking 61 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.13% 1.15% 1.50%
As % of the General category 9.38% 3.16% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 52 30 33
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £85,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -58.82% +104.82% +3.75%
10th Percentile £29,129 £24,000 £17,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £90,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +3.45%

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 650 729 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 33.32% 36.52% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 505 619 832
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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 +27 60 £35,000 -58.82% 4
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Banking
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 34 (55.74%) Finance
2 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (36.07%) Java
4 17 (27.87%) Telecoms
5 16 (26.23%) Scrum
5 16 (26.23%) SQL
6 14 (22.95%) VBA
6 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Excel
6 14 (22.95%) Degree
7 13 (21.31%) Spring
8 12 (19.67%) User Experience
9 11 (18.03%) Spring Boot
9 11 (18.03%) Web Services
10 10 (16.39%) Oracle
10 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
10 10 (16.39%) Fintech
10 10 (16.39%) Microservices
11 9 (14.75%) Docker
11 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
11 9 (14.75%) XML
11 9 (14.75%) SOAP
12 8 (13.11%) JSP
12 8 (13.11%) HTML
12 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
13 7 (11.48%) Validation
13 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
13 7 (11.48%) J2EE
13 7 (11.48%) Struts
13 7 (11.48%) ISEB
13 7 (11.48%) Selenium

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 (3.28%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.64%) Confluence
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) Redis
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) MS Access
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Liquibase
1 7 (11.48%) Selenium
2 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.28%) Ant
3 2 (3.28%) JUnit
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.28%) Protractor
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.64%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.64%) Gradle
4 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.64%) JMeter
4 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.64%) TestNG
4 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.64%) Xcode
General
1 34 (55.74%) Finance
2 17 (27.87%) Telecoms
3 7 (11.48%) Billing
4 5 (8.20%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.56%) Marketing
6 3 (4.92%) Retail
7 2 (3.28%) Back Office
8 1 (1.64%) Legal
8 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (36.07%) Developer
2 16 (26.23%) Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (22.95%) VBA Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Test Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (11.48%) Product Manager
5 7 (11.48%) Programmer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Programmer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Access Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Access VBA Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Agile Scrum Master
6 4 (6.56%) Scrum Master
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Scrum Master
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Developer
7 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Digital Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) Spring
2 11 (18.03%) Spring Boot
2 11 (18.03%) Web Services
3 9 (14.75%) SOAP
3 9 (14.75%) XML
4 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
4 8 (13.11%) HTML
4 8 (13.11%) JSP
5 7 (11.48%) J2EE
5 7 (11.48%) Struts
5 7 (11.48%) Thymeleaf
6 3 (4.92%) .NET
6 3 (4.92%) REST
7 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.64%) CSS3
7 1 (1.64%) JSON Schema
7 1 (1.64%) LESS
7 1 (1.64%) Sass
7 1 (1.64%) Spring Integration
7 1 (1.64%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) User Experience
2 10 (16.39%) Fintech
3 3 (4.92%) AS400
4 2 (3.28%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) Scrum
3 10 (16.39%) Microservices
3 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
4 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
5 7 (11.48%) Coaching
5 7 (11.48%) Feasibility Study
5 7 (11.48%) Mentoring
5 7 (11.48%) Validation
6 5 (8.20%) TDD
7 4 (6.56%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (6.56%) Analytics
7 4 (6.56%) Product Management
7 4 (6.56%) Project Management
7 4 (6.56%) Software Delivery
7 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.56%) Wealth Management
8 3 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.92%) Service Design
8 3 (4.92%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Java
2 16 (26.23%) SQL
3 14 (22.95%) VBA
4 5 (8.20%) C#
5 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.64%) Go
7 1 (1.64%) Java 8
7 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Degree
2 7 (11.48%) ISEB
2 7 (11.48%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle
2 7 (11.48%) Guidewire
3 1 (1.64%) Google