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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 86 95 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +25
Permanent jobs citing Banking 23 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.55% 1.48% 0.10%
As % of the General category 5.17% 3.92% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 2
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.60%
Banking
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
445 638 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 30.07% 37.77% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 354 528 418
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Banking
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Banking Salary Trend in Cambridge

Banking
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

Banking Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 60 (88.24%) Finance
2 51 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 42 (61.76%) C#
4 29 (42.65%) .NET
5 27 (39.71%) C++
6 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
7 24 (35.29%) Computer Science
8 22 (32.35%) WPF
9 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 19 (27.94%) Multithreading
11 18 (26.47%) Degree
12 17 (25.00%) Mac OS X
12 17 (25.00%) WCF
13 16 (23.53%) MVC
14 14 (20.59%) Objective-C
14 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (19.12%) C
15 13 (19.12%) HTML
15 13 (19.12%) Java
15 13 (19.12%) LINQ
16 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
16 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
16 12 (17.65%) Android
17 11 (16.18%) SQL
17 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
18 10 (14.71%) XAML
18 10 (14.71%) NUnit
18 10 (14.71%) .NET Framework
18 10 (14.71%) MSTest

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.47%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) HTTP
2 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.82%) SMS
3 6 (8.82%) SMPP
3 6 (8.82%) NFC
4 4 (5.88%) Internet
5 2 (2.94%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.94%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.47%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) Visual Studio
1 10 (14.71%) NUnit
1 10 (14.71%) MSTest
2 9 (13.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (13.24%) MSBuild
3 8 (11.76%) WiX
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 60 (88.24%) Finance
2 51 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.41%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.47%) French Language
4 1 (1.47%) German Language
4 1 (1.47%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.47%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 10 (14.71%) C# Developer
4 10 (14.71%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Web Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) C++ Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Programmer
8 4 (5.88%) Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (5.88%) AWS Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Software Team Leader
9 3 (4.41%) Applications Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) C# Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Tester
9 3 (4.41%) Software Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.94%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.65%) .NET
2 22 (32.35%) WPF
3 17 (25.00%) WCF
4 13 (19.12%) HTML
4 13 (19.12%) LINQ
5 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (14.71%) .NET Framework
8 9 (13.24%) XML
9 8 (11.76%) Java ME
10 7 (10.29%) DOM
10 7 (10.29%) WebKit
11 6 (8.82%) XSLT
12 5 (7.35%) CSS
13 4 (5.88%) PhoneGap
14 3 (4.41%) jQuery
15 2 (2.94%) Regular Expression
16 1 (1.47%) J2EE
16 1 (1.47%) MFC
16 1 (1.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.82%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.35%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (5.88%) User Experience
5 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.47%) Handset
7 1 (1.47%) Statistics
7 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.47%) PMI
7 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 12 (17.65%) Android
3 10 (14.71%) Apple iOS
4 8 (11.76%) Windows
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.94%) Linux
7 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Software Engineering
2 19 (27.94%) Multithreading
3 16 (23.53%) MVC
4 9 (13.24%) TDD
5 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.76%) OO
6 7 (10.29%) Scrum
6 7 (10.29%) Resource Management
7 6 (8.82%) Regression Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Computer Architecture
8 4 (5.88%) MVVM
9 3 (4.41%) Software Architecture
9 3 (4.41%) Android Development
9 3 (4.41%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.94%) Web Development
10 2 (2.94%) Migration
10 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.94%) CRM
10 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 42 (61.76%) C#
2 27 (39.71%) C++
3 14 (20.59%) Objective-C
4 13 (19.12%) C
4 13 (19.12%) Java
5 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 11 (16.18%) SQL
7 10 (14.71%) XAML
8 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.88%) Python
10 3 (4.41%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.94%) Perl
11 2 (2.94%) PHP
12 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ISEB
2 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) ISO 8583
2 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.47%) XenServer
1 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Telerik
2 4 (5.88%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.41%) Facebook
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Google
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.47%) Marketo
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