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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Finance 224 273 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.44% 20.84% 23.77%
As % of the General category 58.95% 55.83% 59.36%
Number of salaries quoted 193 234 296
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% -  

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 380 489 561
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 38.08% 37.33% 40.04%
Number of salaries quoted 327 405 468
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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 0 175 £45,000 - 13
West Wales - 22 £43,000 - 2
North Wales -2 11 £25,000 -25.37% 3
Mid Wales - 4 £43,000 -
Finance
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 155 (32.63%) SQL
2 148 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (18.74%) Degree
4 80 (16.84%) Oracle
5 78 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
6 68 (14.32%) Project Management
7 66 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 62 (13.05%) Advertising
9 58 (12.21%) Java
10 52 (10.95%) Web Services
11 50 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 50 (10.53%) Scrum
12 48 (10.11%) Oracle Reports
12 48 (10.11%) PL/SQL
12 48 (10.11%) SQL Server
13 46 (9.68%) ETL
14 43 (9.05%) .NET
15 42 (8.84%) Software Engineering
16 40 (8.42%) C#
16 40 (8.42%) Oracle Forms
16 40 (8.42%) Spring
17 38 (8.00%) SDLC
18 37 (7.79%) Waterfall
19 35 (7.37%) Windows
20 34 (7.16%) JavaScript
20 34 (7.16%) ISEB
21 33 (6.95%) HTML
22 32 (6.74%) XML
22 32 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
23 31 (6.53%) SOAP

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 8 (1.68%) SAS
2 7 (1.47%) IBM Notes
3 6 (1.26%) Apache
3 6 (1.26%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.05%) IIS
5 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.63%) Documentum
6 3 (0.63%) FileNet
6 3 (0.63%) JBoss
7 2 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.42%) Alfresco
7 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.42%) Drupal
7 2 (0.42%) Liferay
7 2 (0.42%) LiveCycle
7 2 (0.42%) LiveLink
7 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.42%) WordPress
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.26%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 13 (2.74%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle Assets
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 7 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (1.26%) Sage 200
3 6 (1.26%) Sage 50
4 5 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.21%) Compiere
8 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.21%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.68%) SaaS
4 6 (1.26%) Office 365
5 4 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.63%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.42%) AdWords
7 2 (0.42%) GitHub
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.37%) Firewall
2 10 (2.11%) Internet
2 10 (2.11%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.47%) HTTP
4 5 (1.05%) DNS
5 4 (0.84%) Network Security
6 3 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.63%) SAN
7 2 (0.42%) LAN
7 2 (0.42%) LDAP
7 2 (0.42%) NAS
7 2 (0.42%) WAN
8 1 (0.21%) Broadband
8 1 (0.21%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.21%) FTP
8 1 (0.21%) Intranet
8 1 (0.21%) Skype
8 1 (0.21%) VPN
8 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.11%) Oracle Reports
1 48 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.05%) Oracle Database
3 22 (4.63%) MySQL
3 22 (4.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.68%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (1.47%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (1.05%) Big Data
10 5 (1.05%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.84%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.84%) Pentaho
11 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 40 (8.42%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (4.63%) Visual Studio
3 21 (4.42%) Maven
4 15 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.89%) Selenium
6 8 (1.68%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.26%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.05%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.05%) Subversion
8 5 (1.05%) WebDriver
9 4 (0.84%) NUnit
9 4 (0.84%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.63%) JIRA
10 3 (0.63%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.42%) Ant
11 2 (0.42%) JMeter
11 2 (0.42%) JUnit
11 2 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.42%) Xcode
General
1 62 (13.05%) Advertising
2 27 (5.68%) Banking
2 27 (5.68%) Manufacturing
3 25 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 21 (4.42%) Marketing
5 19 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.68%) Retail
7 6 (1.26%) Legal
8 5 (1.05%) Electronics
8 5 (1.05%) Welsh Language
9 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.63%) Publishing
10 2 (0.42%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.21%) Billing
11 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 141 (29.68%) Developer
2 86 (18.11%) Analyst
3 42 (8.84%) Java Developer
4 41 (8.63%) Oracle Developer
5 38 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 37 (7.79%) Consultant
7 33 (6.95%) Architect
8 29 (6.11%) Project Manager
9 28 (5.89%) Senior Developer
10 24 (5.05%) .NET Developer
11 16 (3.37%) SQL Developer
12 15 (3.16%) Auditor
12 15 (3.16%) BPM Consultant
12 15 (3.16%) Graduate
12 15 (3.16%) IT Auditor
12 15 (3.16%) IT Manager
13 14 (2.95%) IT Graduate
13 14 (2.95%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 13 (2.74%) Business Process Consultant
14 13 (2.74%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (10.95%) Web Services
2 43 (9.05%) .NET
3 40 (8.42%) Spring
4 33 (6.95%) HTML
5 32 (6.74%) XML
6 31 (6.53%) SOAP
7 27 (5.68%) CSS
8 26 (5.47%) Hibernate
9 21 (4.42%) AngularJS
9 21 (4.42%) ASP.NET
10 16 (3.37%) CSS3
10 16 (3.37%) HTML5
11 13 (2.74%) RESTful
12 12 (2.53%) J2EE
12 12 (2.53%) REST
13 9 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (1.89%) WCF
14 8 (1.68%) jQuery
14 8 (1.68%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (1.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 78 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.00%) Fintech
3 16 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.32%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.47%) Cyber Attack
6 7 (1.47%) Online Banking
7 6 (1.26%) Social Media
8 5 (1.05%) CMDB
8 5 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (1.05%) User Experience
9 4 (0.84%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.84%) EPoS
9 4 (0.84%) iSeries
10 3 (0.63%) Clustering
10 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.63%) Life Science
10 3 (0.63%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.37%) Windows
2 19 (4.00%) Linux
3 11 (2.32%) Windows Server
4 8 (1.68%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.05%) Android
6 5 (1.05%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.63%) Unix
7 3 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.42%) AIX
8 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.42%) CentOS
8 2 (0.42%) Solaris
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (14.32%) Project Management
3 50 (10.53%) Scrum
3 50 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (9.68%) ETL
5 42 (8.84%) Software Engineering
6 38 (8.00%) SDLC
7 37 (7.79%) Waterfall
8 32 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (6.53%) Business Analysis
9 31 (6.53%) Change Management
10 28 (5.89%) Process Management
10 28 (5.89%) Test Automation
11 27 (5.68%) PRINCE2
11 27 (5.68%) Risk Management
12 26 (5.47%) ITIL
13 25 (5.26%) Web Development
14 24 (5.05%) Service Management
15 23 (4.84%) DevOps
16 22 (4.63%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 155 (32.63%) SQL
2 58 (12.21%) Java
3 48 (10.11%) PL/SQL
4 40 (8.42%) C#
5 34 (7.16%) JavaScript
6 24 (5.05%) T-SQL
7 22 (4.63%) C
8 15 (3.16%) Python
9 7 (1.47%) PHP
10 5 (1.05%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.63%) ABAP
11 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.63%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.42%) C++
12 2 (0.42%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.42%) Perl
12 2 (0.42%) R
12 2 (0.42%) Ruby
12 2 (0.42%) VB
13 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 89 (18.74%) Degree
2 34 (7.16%) ISEB
3 14 (2.95%) HND
4 13 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (2.53%) CBAP
5 12 (2.53%) IIBA
6 10 (2.11%) PMI Certification
6 10 (2.11%) PMP
7 8 (1.68%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.05%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.63%) CISSP
10 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.63%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.21%) APMP
11 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (4.63%) QA
3 16 (3.37%) ISO 9001
4 11 (2.32%) SLA
5 10 (2.11%) PMO
6 4 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.63%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 19770
8 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.21%) GDPR
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (2.53%) Hyper-V
2 11 (2.32%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.63%) pfSense
4 3 (0.63%) Snort
5 2 (0.42%) vSphere
6 1 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.63%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (0.42%) Ansible
2 2 (0.42%) HAProxy
2 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.21%) SCCM
3 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 80 (16.84%) Oracle
2 66 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.58%) VMware
4 12 (2.53%) SAP
5 10 (2.11%) IBM
6 9 (1.89%) Google
7 8 (1.68%) Cisco
8 7 (1.47%) Lotus
8 7 (1.47%) Sage
8 7 (1.47%) Tableau
9 5 (1.05%) HP
9 5 (1.05%) ICL
9 5 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.84%) Twitter
11 3 (0.63%) Adobe
11 3 (0.63%) BMC
11 3 (0.63%) OpenText
11 3 (0.63%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.63%) Snow
11 3 (0.63%) Sybase
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Starting Salary: £20,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Flintshire
Recann
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
PSD Group - London
Posted: 16 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Link Financial
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ISL
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newport, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, health care etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Link Financial
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Merry Maids
Posted: 18 days ago
Hawarden, Flintshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
The Interface Financial Group - 50/50 Franchise
Salary: Great Earning Potential
Posted: 16 days ago