The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 250 307 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.71% 22.02% 22.67%
As % of the General category 56.43% 51.95% 57.92%
Number of salaries quoted 198 266 278
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,450 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 443 591 530
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 40.24% 42.40% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 369 472 460
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Finance as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in Wales

Finance
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Finance in Wales

Finance
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in Wales over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Finance in Wales

Finance
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +1 221 £44,000 +10.00% 25
West Wales +3 17 £42,500 +21.42%
Mid Wales -12 3 - - 1
North Wales -8 1 £45,000 +55.17%
Finance
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Finance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Finance.

1 173 (35.23%) SQL
2 163 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (18.53%) Degree
4 77 (15.68%) Project Management
5 75 (15.27%) Oracle
5 75 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
6 69 (14.05%) Advertising
7 64 (13.03%) Microsoft
7 64 (13.03%) Waterfall
8 58 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (10.59%) Java
10 49 (9.98%) SQL Server
10 49 (9.98%) Scrum
11 46 (9.37%) ISEB
12 44 (8.96%) ETL
12 44 (8.96%) SOAP
13 43 (8.76%) Web Services
14 41 (8.35%) C#
14 41 (8.35%) .NET
15 39 (7.94%) HTML
15 39 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
16 38 (7.74%) PL/SQL
17 36 (7.33%) XML
17 36 (7.33%) ITIL
17 36 (7.33%) Business Analysis
18 35 (7.13%) JavaScript
18 35 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
19 34 (6.92%) T-SQL
19 34 (6.92%) Software Engineering
19 34 (6.92%) Banking

Finance
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 10 (2.04%) SAS
2 9 (1.83%) Apache
3 7 (1.43%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.43%) JBoss
4 6 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.02%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.02%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.81%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.61%) Documentum
7 3 (0.61%) FileNet
7 3 (0.61%) IIS
8 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.20%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
9 1 (0.20%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.89%) MS Office
3 11 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.41%) Moqups
4 2 (0.41%) MS Project
4 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.24%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle Assets
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 9 (1.83%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (1.63%) Sage 200
5 6 (1.22%) Sage 50
6 4 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.20%) Compiere
8 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.20%) Maximo
8 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
8 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.81%) Office 365
3 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.41%) GitHub
3 2 (0.41%) IaaS
3 2 (0.41%) PaaS
3 2 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) Bluemix
4 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.67%) Firewall
2 14 (2.85%) DNS
3 11 (2.24%) LAN
3 11 (2.24%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.63%) Internet
5 7 (1.43%) DHCP
5 7 (1.43%) MPLS
5 7 (1.43%) Unified Communications
5 7 (1.43%) WAN
6 6 (1.22%) BIG-IP
6 6 (1.22%) HTTP
6 6 (1.22%) SMS
6 6 (1.22%) VPN
7 5 (1.02%) BGP
7 5 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (1.02%) OSPF
8 4 (0.81%) FTP
9 3 (0.61%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
3 25 (5.09%) Oracle Database
4 22 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (4.07%) MySQL
6 18 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.83%) Hadoop
11 9 (1.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 9 (1.83%) Oracle Discoverer
12 8 (1.63%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.43%) Apache Hive
13 7 (1.43%) Relational Database
13 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.22%) Big Data
14 6 (1.22%) SAS EBI
15 4 (0.81%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 29 (5.91%) Oracle Forms
2 19 (3.87%) Maven
2 19 (3.87%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (1.22%) SoapUI
5 5 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.02%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.02%) Selenium
6 4 (0.81%) JMeter
6 4 (0.81%) JUnit
7 3 (0.61%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.61%) JIRA
7 3 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.41%) Subversion
8 2 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.20%) Ant
9 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.20%) ERwin
9 1 (0.20%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.20%) Xcode
General
1 69 (14.05%) Advertising
2 34 (6.92%) Banking
3 31 (6.31%) Telecoms
4 24 (4.89%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 14 (2.85%) Marketing
7 8 (1.63%) Retail
8 6 (1.22%) Legal
9 3 (0.61%) Electronics
9 3 (0.61%) Games
9 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.41%) Publishing
10 2 (0.41%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (28.11%) Analyst
2 133 (27.09%) Developer
3 46 (9.37%) Business Analyst
4 35 (7.13%) Senior Developer
5 34 (6.92%) Java Developer
5 34 (6.92%) Project Manager
6 32 (6.52%) Consultant
7 29 (5.91%) Oracle Developer
7 29 (5.91%) Test Analyst
8 28 (5.70%) Senior Analyst
9 27 (5.50%) Architect
10 21 (4.28%) .NET Developer
11 19 (3.87%) Support Analyst
12 16 (3.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 15 (3.05%) IT Manager
14 13 (2.65%) Applications Support
14 13 (2.65%) Applications Support Analyst
14 13 (2.65%) Delivery Manager
15 11 (2.24%) Business Consultant
15 11 (2.24%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.96%) SOAP
2 43 (8.76%) Web Services
3 41 (8.35%) .NET
4 39 (7.94%) HTML
5 36 (7.33%) XML
6 30 (6.11%) Spring
7 28 (5.70%) CSS
8 21 (4.28%) Hibernate
9 19 (3.87%) jQuery
9 19 (3.87%) REST
10 17 (3.46%) ASP.NET
11 12 (2.44%) CSS3
11 12 (2.44%) HTML5
12 11 (2.24%) J2EE
12 11 (2.24%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (2.04%) WCF
14 9 (1.83%) AngularJS
15 8 (1.63%) Ajax
15 8 (1.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 75 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.68%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.28%) iSeries
4 15 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.85%) Data Centre
5 14 (2.85%) Fintech
6 11 (2.24%) User Experience
7 6 (1.22%) AS400
8 5 (1.02%) CMDB
8 5 (1.02%) Social Media
9 4 (0.81%) EPoS
10 3 (0.61%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.61%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.61%) Life Science
10 3 (0.61%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.41%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.50%) Windows
2 22 (4.48%) Linux
3 10 (2.04%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.02%) Unix
4 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.81%) Android
6 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.61%) CentOS
6 3 (0.61%) VyOS
6 3 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.61%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (15.68%) Project Management
3 64 (13.03%) Waterfall
4 58 (11.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (9.98%) Scrum
6 44 (8.96%) ETL
7 36 (7.33%) Business Analysis
7 36 (7.33%) ITIL
8 35 (7.13%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (6.92%) SDLC
9 34 (6.92%) Software Engineering
10 30 (6.11%) PRINCE2
11 28 (5.70%) Change Management
12 25 (5.09%) Mentoring
12 25 (5.09%) Process Management
13 24 (4.89%) User Acceptance Testing
14 23 (4.68%) MVC
14 23 (4.68%) Service Delivery
15 21 (4.28%) Data Modelling
16 20 (4.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 173 (35.23%) SQL
2 52 (10.59%) Java
3 41 (8.35%) C#
4 38 (7.74%) PL/SQL
5 35 (7.13%) JavaScript
6 34 (6.92%) T-SQL
7 21 (4.28%) C
8 16 (3.26%) PHP
8 16 (3.26%) Python
9 9 (1.83%) RPG
10 7 (1.43%) RPG IV
11 6 (1.22%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.02%) Scala
13 4 (0.81%) C++
13 4 (0.81%) Perl
13 4 (0.81%) R
13 4 (0.81%) RPG/400
14 3 (0.61%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.61%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 91 (18.53%) Degree
2 46 (9.37%) ISEB
3 15 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (2.85%) HND
4 14 (2.85%) ISTQB
5 11 (2.24%) PMI Certification
5 11 (2.24%) PMP
6 9 (1.83%) CCNP
6 9 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.63%) CBAP
7 8 (1.63%) IIBA
8 5 (1.02%) CISSP
8 5 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.61%) CISM
11 2 (0.41%) CCNA
11 2 (0.41%) CCVP
11 2 (0.41%) CISA
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.05%) SLA
2 10 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.04%) QA
3 7 (1.43%) PMO
4 5 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.41%) ISO19770
5 2 (0.41%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) GDPR
6 1 (0.20%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (1.83%) Hyper-V
2 8 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.61%) vSphere
4 2 (0.41%) HDFS
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.41%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 75 (15.27%) Oracle
2 64 (13.03%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.05%) VMware
4 13 (2.65%) Cisco
4 13 (2.65%) IBM
5 12 (2.44%) Avaya
6 11 (2.24%) CheckPoint
7 10 (2.04%) F5
8 9 (1.83%) Sage
9 8 (1.63%) SAP
10 6 (1.22%) Cadence
10 6 (1.22%) Google
10 6 (1.22%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.02%) HP
12 4 (0.81%) ICL
12 4 (0.81%) Lotus
12 4 (0.81%) Tableau
12 4 (0.81%) Vyatta
13 3 (0.61%) Extreme Networks
13 3 (0.61%) Splunk
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: 20% Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £43000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Downing LLP
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum generous benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
international baccalaureate
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Strong bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35k - £45k per annum + 25 days annual leave
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Caerphilly, South Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Excellent Pension + Annual Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 25 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Wales Millennium Centre
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
GM Financial
Posted: 25 days ago