Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Finance in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Finance over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Financial
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 34 24
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 -20
Permanent jobs citing Finance 22 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 8.09% 7.94% 5.07%
As % of the General category 62.86% 39.47% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 7
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £54,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.61% +55.71% -31.60%
10th Percentile £29,000 £36,250 £23,350
90th Percentile £50,000 £56,750 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%

Finance 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 West Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 35 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 12.87% 20.11% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 36
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +63.93% -12.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £36,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £50,750 £57,500 £45,625
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

Finance
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings citing Finance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Finance in West Wales

Finance
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Finance in West Wales

Finance
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Finance in West Wales over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Finance in West Wales

Finance
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Finance within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Swansea +13 22 £40,000 - 10
Finance
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Finance.

1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
5 4 (18.18%) JIRA
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco
6 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
6 3 (13.64%) Firewall
6 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.64%) SaaS
6 3 (13.64%) F5
6 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (13.64%) French Language
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (9.09%) Sass
7 2 (9.09%) User Experience
7 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
7 2 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (9.09%) GDPR
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008

Finance
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Moqups
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.55%) TestRail
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
1 3 (13.64%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.09%) IT Security Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
5 2 (9.09%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) Ajax
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) jQuery
1 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (9.09%) NHibernate
1 2 (9.09%) Sass
1 2 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (4.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
7 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CISA
1 2 (9.09%) CISM
1 2 (9.09%) CISSP
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) GDPR
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
1 3 (13.64%) F5
1 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) CA
3 1 (4.55%) CA Agile Central