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 30 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 209 274 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.96% 21.21% 21.89%
As % of the General category 54.57% 55.47% 56.40%
Number of salaries quoted 172 238 276
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £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 383 494 539
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 38.42% 38.24% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 319 404 452
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £28,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 0 169 £45,000 +5.88% 10
West Wales - 19 £45,000 - 1
North Wales -7 6 £27,923 -16.64% 2
Mid Wales - 5 £43,000 -
Finance
UK

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 156 (35.21%) SQL
2 133 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (19.19%) Degree
4 84 (18.96%) Oracle
5 70 (15.80%) Analytical Skills
6 68 (15.35%) Project Management
7 60 (13.54%) Microsoft
8 54 (12.19%) Java
8 54 (12.19%) Advertising
9 50 (11.29%) PL/SQL
9 50 (11.29%) Oracle Reports
10 49 (11.06%) ETL
11 48 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 47 (10.61%) SQL Server
13 46 (10.38%) Scrum
14 45 (10.16%) Web Services
15 40 (9.03%) Oracle Forms
16 39 (8.80%) .NET
17 38 (8.58%) Software Engineering
18 36 (8.13%) C#
18 36 (8.13%) XML
18 36 (8.13%) SDLC
19 35 (7.90%) Waterfall
19 35 (7.90%) Windows
19 35 (7.90%) Spring
20 33 (7.45%) SOAP
21 32 (7.22%) Change Management
22 31 (7.00%) HTML
23 30 (6.77%) PRINCE2
24 29 (6.55%) JavaScript

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 7 (1.58%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.35%) IIS
2 6 (1.35%) SAS
3 4 (0.90%) Apache
3 4 (0.90%) Documentum
3 4 (0.90%) FileNet
3 4 (0.90%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.68%) Apache Spark
4 3 (0.68%) JBoss
4 3 (0.68%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.45%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.45%) Drupal
5 2 (0.45%) Liferay
5 2 (0.45%) LiveCycle
5 2 (0.45%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (4.97%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.16%) Oracle Receivables
2 9 (2.03%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (2.03%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.03%) Oracle Assets
2 9 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (2.03%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (2.03%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (2.03%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 9 (2.03%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (1.81%) Unit4 Business World
4 7 (1.58%) Sage 200
5 6 (1.35%) Sage 50
6 4 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.23%) Maximo
9 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.81%) SaaS
3 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.13%) Office 365
5 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.23%) GitHub
6 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.23%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.84%) Firewall
2 8 (1.81%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.58%) HTTP
4 5 (1.13%) DNS
4 5 (1.13%) Internet
5 3 (0.68%) Network Security
5 3 (0.68%) SAN
6 2 (0.45%) Broadband
6 2 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.45%) LAN
6 2 (0.45%) LDAP
6 2 (0.45%) NAS
6 2 (0.45%) WAN
7 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.23%) FTP
7 1 (0.23%) Intranet
7 1 (0.23%) Skype
7 1 (0.23%) VPN
7 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.29%) Oracle Reports
2 47 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 27 (6.09%) Oracle Database
4 23 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (4.97%) MySQL
6 17 (3.84%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (2.03%) Oracle Discoverer
10 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.58%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.35%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (0.90%) Big Data
14 4 (0.90%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.90%) Power BI
15 3 (0.68%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 40 (9.03%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (4.97%) Maven
3 20 (4.51%) Visual Studio
4 14 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.58%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.35%) Selenium
7 4 (0.90%) NUnit
7 4 (0.90%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.68%) JMeter
8 3 (0.68%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.68%) Subversion
8 3 (0.68%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.45%) Ant
9 2 (0.45%) JIRA
9 2 (0.45%) JUnit
9 2 (0.45%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.45%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.45%) Xcode
General
1 54 (12.19%) Advertising
2 27 (6.09%) Banking
3 26 (5.87%) Manufacturing
4 22 (4.97%) Financial Institution
5 17 (3.84%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.39%) Marketing
7 9 (2.03%) Retail
8 6 (1.35%) Legal
8 6 (1.35%) Welsh Language
9 4 (0.90%) Games
10 3 (0.68%) Electronics
10 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.68%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 130 (29.35%) Developer
2 90 (20.32%) Analyst
3 41 (9.26%) Oracle Developer
4 37 (8.35%) Business Analyst
4 37 (8.35%) Java Developer
5 33 (7.45%) Consultant
6 30 (6.77%) Project Manager
6 30 (6.77%) Senior Developer
7 27 (6.09%) Architect
8 22 (4.97%) .NET Developer
9 17 (3.84%) IT Manager
9 17 (3.84%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 16 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (2.93%) BPM Consultant
11 13 (2.93%) Security Engineer
11 13 (2.93%) SQL Developer
11 13 (2.93%) Test Analyst
12 12 (2.71%) Senior Manager
12 12 (2.71%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (2.48%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.16%) Web Services
2 39 (8.80%) .NET
3 36 (8.13%) XML
4 35 (7.90%) Spring
5 33 (7.45%) SOAP
6 31 (7.00%) HTML
7 25 (5.64%) CSS
7 25 (5.64%) Hibernate
8 19 (4.29%) ASP.NET
9 15 (3.39%) CSS3
9 15 (3.39%) HTML5
10 14 (3.16%) AngularJS
11 12 (2.71%) J2EE
12 10 (2.26%) REST
13 9 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (2.03%) jQuery
13 9 (2.03%) RESTful
13 9 (2.03%) WCF
14 8 (1.81%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (1.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.80%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.84%) Fintech
4 13 (2.93%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.48%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.35%) Cyber Attack
6 6 (1.35%) iSeries
6 6 (1.35%) User Experience
7 4 (0.90%) CMDB
7 4 (0.90%) EPoS
7 4 (0.90%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.90%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.68%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.68%) Life Science
9 2 (0.45%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.45%) Social Media
9 2 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.90%) Windows
2 17 (3.84%) Linux
3 9 (2.03%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.58%) Windows 7
4 7 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.13%) Android
6 4 (0.90%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.68%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.45%) CentOS
8 2 (0.45%) Unix
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (30.02%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (15.35%) Project Management
3 49 (11.06%) ETL
4 48 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (10.38%) Scrum
6 38 (8.58%) Software Engineering
7 36 (8.13%) SDLC
8 35 (7.90%) Waterfall
9 32 (7.22%) Change Management
10 30 (6.77%) PRINCE2
11 29 (6.55%) Business Analysis
12 27 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (6.09%) ITIL
13 26 (5.87%) Process Management
13 26 (5.87%) Test Automation
14 24 (5.42%) Web Development
15 22 (4.97%) DevOps
15 22 (4.97%) Risk Management
16 21 (4.74%) MVC
17 20 (4.51%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 156 (35.21%) SQL
2 54 (12.19%) Java
3 50 (11.29%) PL/SQL
4 36 (8.13%) C#
5 29 (6.55%) JavaScript
6 25 (5.64%) T-SQL
7 20 (4.51%) C
8 15 (3.39%) Python
9 8 (1.81%) PHP
10 5 (1.13%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.68%) C++
11 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.45%) ABAP
12 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.45%) Perl
12 2 (0.45%) R
12 2 (0.45%) Ruby
12 2 (0.45%) VB
13 1 (0.23%) SOQL
13 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 85 (19.19%) Degree
2 27 (6.09%) ISEB
3 14 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (2.71%) HND
4 12 (2.71%) PMI Certification
4 12 (2.71%) PMP
5 9 (2.03%) CBAP
5 9 (2.03%) IIBA
6 8 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.58%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.68%) CISSP
8 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.68%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.45%) APMP
9 2 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.45%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (3.39%) QA
3 12 (2.71%) ISO 9001
4 11 (2.48%) SLA
5 10 (2.26%) PMO
6 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.23%) GDPR
8 1 (0.23%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.48%) Hyper-V
2 10 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.45%) pfSense
4 2 (0.45%) Snort
4 2 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (0.45%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.23%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 84 (18.96%) Oracle
2 60 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.16%) VMware
4 13 (2.93%) IBM
5 7 (1.58%) Cisco
5 7 (1.58%) Sage
5 7 (1.58%) SAP
6 6 (1.35%) Google
7 5 (1.13%) HP
7 5 (1.13%) Tableau
8 4 (0.90%) ICL
8 4 (0.90%) Lotus
8 4 (0.90%) OpenText
9 3 (0.68%) Adobe
9 3 (0.68%) BMC
9 3 (0.68%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.68%) Snow
9 3 (0.68%) Sybase
10 2 (0.45%) Palo Alto
10 2 (0.45%) Xerox
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Webrecruit
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Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
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