The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 13 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Banking 4 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.51% 4.35% 7.53%
As % of the General category 28.57% 20.69% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Banking
County Antrim

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

General Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
14 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 29.79% 21.01% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 37
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Banking
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Banking Salary Trend in Belfast

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Investment Banking
4 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Marketing
5 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
5 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
6 4 (22.22%) Economics
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) SAS
6 4 (22.22%) SPSS
6 4 (22.22%) Social Media
6 4 (22.22%) R
6 4 (22.22%) QlikView
6 4 (22.22%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Operations Research
6 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
6 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Customer Analytics
6 4 (22.22%) Tableau
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (16.67%) Use Case
7 3 (16.67%) UNIX
7 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (16.67%) Knowledge Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 4 (22.22%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SMPP
1 2 (11.11%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) QlikView
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) OLAP
2 2 (11.11%) OLTP
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Retail
3 5 (27.78%) Marketing
4 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (5.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Data Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) OSS Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET
1 2 (11.11%) WCF
1 2 (11.11%) WPF
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) Ext JS
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) JSP
2 1 (5.56%) Servlets
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSL
2 1 (5.56%) XSLT
2 1 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
3 4 (22.22%) Social Media
3 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
3 4 (22.22%) Economics
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
1 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
1 4 (22.22%) Operations Research
1 4 (22.22%) Data Analytics
1 4 (22.22%) Analytics
1 4 (22.22%) Customer Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) CRUD
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) R
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) Tableau
2 2 (11.11%) WSO2
3 1 (5.56%) Sencha