The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 64 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Permanent jobs citing Banking 23 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.44% 0.62% 1.28%
As % of the General category 8.78% 2.33% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 15
Average salary £53,250 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.00% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £36,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,050 £44,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.15% -
Banking
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
262 257 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.84% 26.69% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 227 219 302
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Banking
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Bedfordshire region.

Banking Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Banking
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Banking
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 14 £50,000 -
Luton +13 5 £85,000 -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking.

1 47 (94.00%) Finance
2 31 (62.00%) ITIL
3 24 (48.00%) Java
4 23 (46.00%) MS Office
4 23 (46.00%) SLA
4 23 (46.00%) HP
5 22 (44.00%) Service Delivery
6 21 (42.00%) Change Management
6 21 (42.00%) MS Visio
7 20 (40.00%) RIP
7 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 20 (40.00%) VPN
7 20 (40.00%) PRINCE2
7 20 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (40.00%) PRINCE
7 20 (40.00%) Juniper
7 20 (40.00%) Cisco
7 20 (40.00%) CCNP
7 20 (40.00%) DWDM
7 20 (40.00%) MPLS
7 20 (40.00%) OSPF
7 20 (40.00%) BGP
7 20 (40.00%) EIGRP
7 20 (40.00%) SSL
7 20 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (40.00%) Firewall
7 20 (40.00%) Wireless
7 20 (40.00%) HP NNM
7 20 (40.00%) Network Management
7 20 (40.00%) F5

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.00%) JBoss
3 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (46.00%) MS Office
2 21 (42.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Summit
1 3 (6.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (6.00%) Temenos T24
1 3 (6.00%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) RIP
1 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 20 (40.00%) VPN
1 20 (40.00%) SSL
1 20 (40.00%) DWDM
1 20 (40.00%) MPLS
1 20 (40.00%) OSPF
1 20 (40.00%) BGP
1 20 (40.00%) EIGRP
1 20 (40.00%) Firewall
1 20 (40.00%) Wireless
1 20 (40.00%) HSRP
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (6.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (94.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Retail
3 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Network Specialist
2 9 (18.00%) Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 7 (14.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 5 (10.00%) Support Specialist
5 5 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
5 5 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Test Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Customer Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) Middleware
2 6 (12.00%) JSP
2 6 (12.00%) Java EE
3 5 (10.00%) Spring
3 5 (10.00%) XML
3 5 (10.00%) XSL
3 5 (10.00%) XSLT
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (6.00%) J2SE
4 3 (6.00%) .NET
4 3 (6.00%) J2EE
4 3 (6.00%) EJB
4 3 (6.00%) JSF
4 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.00%) Struts
4 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.00%) JMS
5 2 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (2.00%) HTML
6 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) UNIX
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
1 2 (4.00%) Solaris
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) ITIL
2 22 (44.00%) Service Delivery
3 21 (42.00%) Change Management
4 20 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 20 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 20 (40.00%) Network Management
4 20 (40.00%) Process Improvement
5 9 (18.00%) Project Management
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Time Management
7 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.00%) OOP
9 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) Java
2 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (12.00%) C++
4 6 (12.00%) C
5 4 (8.00%) C#
6 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.00%) Erlang
6 3 (6.00%) Groovy
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) CCNP
1 20 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (46.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (40.00%) HP NNM
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) HP
2 20 (40.00%) Juniper
2 20 (40.00%) Cisco
2 20 (40.00%) F5
3 19 (38.00%) Oracle
4 3 (6.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (6.00%) BEA
4 3 (6.00%) Fiserv
4 3 (6.00%) Avaloq
5 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.00%) VMware