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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 42 75 44
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -31
Permanent jobs citing Banking 93 46 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.28% 2.70% 4.84%
As % of the General category 12.47% 6.31% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85 38 62
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
Banking
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
746 729 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.39% 42.76% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 572 540 547
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Banking
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Banking Salary Trend in Cheshire

Banking
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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

Banking Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Banking
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Knutsford +5 18 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Crewe - 10 £37,500 - 2
Chester -5 7 £78,750 +75.00% 5
Warrington - 3 £37,500 -
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 115 (76.67%) Finance
2 43 (28.67%) Investment Banking
3 36 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (18.67%) Java
5 26 (17.33%) Information Security
6 24 (16.00%) Financial Institution
7 23 (15.33%) Wealth Management
8 22 (14.67%) JavaScript
9 20 (13.33%) Retail
10 19 (12.67%) Web Services
10 19 (12.67%) UNIX
11 18 (12.00%) HTML
11 18 (12.00%) Risk Management
12 17 (11.33%) Degree
12 17 (11.33%) MS PowerPoint
12 17 (11.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (11.33%) Windows
13 16 (10.67%) Oracle
13 16 (10.67%) Project Management
14 15 (10.00%) C
14 15 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
15 14 (9.33%) TOGAF
15 14 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (8.67%) Scrum
16 13 (8.67%) Penetration Testing
16 13 (8.67%) SQL
17 12 (8.00%) CSS
17 12 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (8.00%) TDD
17 12 (8.00%) SDLC

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (5.33%) SAS
1 8 (5.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.00%) CMS
2 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (2.67%) JBoss
4 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.00%) iPlanet
4 3 (2.00%) Confluence
4 3 (2.00%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.00%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.67%) CICS
Applications
1 17 (11.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (7.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.67%) MS Office
4 4 (2.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.00%) PaaS
2 2 (1.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.00%) HTTP
1 6 (4.00%) HTTPS
1 6 (4.00%) Firewall
2 5 (3.33%) Internet
3 3 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.33%) VPN
4 2 (1.33%) LDAP
5 1 (0.67%) SMS
5 1 (0.67%) DNS
5 1 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.67%) MySQL
1 10 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (4.67%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.33%) Big Data
3 5 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.33%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.00%) HBase
5 3 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.00%) DB2
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Subversion
2 6 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (2.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.67%) Selenium
3 4 (2.67%) JUnit
3 4 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.00%) ClearCase
4 3 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.00%) Maven
4 3 (2.00%) JIRA
4 3 (2.00%) SonarQube
4 3 (2.00%) Ant
5 2 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 115 (76.67%) Finance
2 43 (28.67%) Investment Banking
3 24 (16.00%) Financial Institution
4 20 (13.33%) Retail
5 15 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
6 11 (7.33%) Telecoms
7 10 (6.67%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.00%) Legal
8 3 (2.00%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.67%) International Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (20.67%) Developer
2 21 (14.00%) Analyst
3 18 (12.00%) Architect
4 11 (7.33%) Security Engineer
5 10 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 10 (6.67%) Security Architect
6 9 (6.00%) Project Manager
6 9 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.67%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.00%) Programme Manager
9 5 (3.33%) Consultant
9 5 (3.33%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Change Manager
9 5 (3.33%) Solutions Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) Customer Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) Payments Business Analyst
10 4 (2.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.67%) Web Services
2 18 (12.00%) HTML
3 12 (8.00%) CSS
4 9 (6.00%) Middleware
4 9 (6.00%) jQuery
5 8 (5.33%) J2EE
6 7 (4.67%) JSON
6 7 (4.67%) HTML5
6 7 (4.67%) CSS3
6 7 (4.67%) Backbone.js
7 6 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (4.00%) D3.js
7 6 (4.00%) Sass
7 6 (4.00%) LESS
7 6 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (4.00%) .NET
7 6 (4.00%) XML
7 6 (4.00%) SVG
7 6 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 10 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.00%) Visualisation
3 9 (6.00%) User Experience
4 6 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.33%) Cryptography
5 5 (3.33%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.67%) GIS
6 4 (2.67%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.67%) Tandem
7 3 (2.00%) Statistics
7 3 (2.00%) CMDB
8 2 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.33%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.33%) PKI
8 2 (1.33%) Replication
8 2 (1.33%) iPhone
8 2 (1.33%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.67%) UNIX
2 17 (11.33%) Windows
3 7 (4.67%) Linux
4 2 (1.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.33%) Android
4 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (17.33%) Information Security
3 23 (15.33%) Wealth Management
4 18 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 17 (11.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 16 (10.67%) Project Management
7 14 (9.33%) TOGAF
8 13 (8.67%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (8.67%) Scrum
9 12 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (8.00%) TDD
9 12 (8.00%) Investment Management
9 12 (8.00%) SABSA
9 12 (8.00%) SDLC
10 11 (7.33%) MVC
11 10 (6.67%) ITIL
11 10 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.33%) Server Hardening
12 8 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.67%) Java
2 22 (14.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.00%) C
4 13 (8.67%) SQL
5 8 (5.33%) C++
5 8 (5.33%) Python
6 6 (4.00%) C#
7 5 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.33%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.00%) R
8 3 (2.00%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.00%) Perl
9 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.33%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.67%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (11.33%) Degree
2 5 (3.33%) CISSP
2 5 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.00%) CISA
4 2 (1.33%) ISEB
4 2 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.67%) PMP
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.67%) CCNP
5 1 (0.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 8 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.33%) QA
3 2 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Snort
1 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Control-M
1 3 (2.00%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.33%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (1.33%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 16 (10.67%) Oracle
2 10 (6.67%) IBM
3 7 (4.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.67%) Ab Initio
4 4 (2.67%) Teradata
5 3 (2.00%) Computacenter
5 3 (2.00%) Informatica
5 3 (2.00%) Apple
5 3 (2.00%) Perforce
6 2 (1.33%) VMware
6 2 (1.33%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.33%) Sun
6 2 (1.33%) Progress
6 2 (1.33%) Cisco
6 2 (1.33%) Citrix
7 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.67%) SAP
7 1 (0.67%) SunGard
7 1 (0.67%) HP
7 1 (0.67%) Dell
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum +excellent banking benefits and annu
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Banking & Finance Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 23 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Crewe
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £350000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
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