The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 19 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 6 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.14% 1.97% 7.59%
As % of the General category 28.57% 8.82% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Average salary £32,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%
Investment 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
21 34 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 25.00% 22.37% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 42
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £34,350 £20,429
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £60,000 £122,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Belfast

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (37.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) OLTP
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) WCF

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) OLTP
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior UNIX Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior UNIX Support
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#