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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 48 70 49
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -21
Permanent jobs citing Banking 74 50 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.53% 2.91% 4.57%
As % of the General category 10.08% 6.86% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 58 39 50
Average salary £48,750 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.79% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £32,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £51,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
734 729 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.89% 42.48% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 536 507 478
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,644 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £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 June 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 June 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 +10 27 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Crewe - 6 £37,500 - 5
Chester -5 2 £21,500 -52.22% 4
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 104 (78.20%) Finance
2 28 (21.05%) Investment Banking
2 28 (21.05%) Java
3 24 (18.05%) Financial Institution
4 23 (17.29%) UNIX
4 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (15.04%) Windows
5 20 (15.04%) Retail
6 18 (13.53%) Project Management
7 17 (12.78%) Risk Management
7 17 (12.78%) Degree
8 15 (11.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (11.28%) Information Security
9 14 (10.53%) Wealth Management
10 13 (9.77%) ITIL
10 13 (9.77%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (9.02%) Corporate Banking
11 12 (9.02%) Investment Management
11 12 (9.02%) Big Data
11 12 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (8.27%) Hadoop
12 11 (8.27%) C
12 11 (8.27%) Oracle
12 11 (8.27%) IBM
12 11 (8.27%) Retail Banking
12 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
13 10 (7.52%) Computer Science
13 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2
13 10 (7.52%) Web Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (6.02%) SAS
1 8 (6.02%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.51%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.01%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.01%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.01%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.01%) JBoss
4 3 (2.26%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.26%) Confluence
4 3 (2.26%) iPlanet
5 2 (1.50%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.75%) CICS
Applications
1 15 (11.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (6.77%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.76%) MS Office
4 4 (3.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) PaaS
2 2 (1.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (3.76%) Internet
2 5 (3.76%) Firewall
3 2 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.50%) LDAP
3 2 (1.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.75%) Network Security
4 1 (0.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.02%) Big Data
2 11 (8.27%) Hadoop
3 9 (6.77%) Data Mining
4 8 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.51%) MySQL
6 4 (3.01%) HBase
7 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.26%) DB2
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.75%) Impala
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Subversion
1 6 (4.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.01%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.26%) SonarQube
3 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.26%) Maven
3 3 (2.26%) JIRA
3 3 (2.26%) Ant
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.26%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.50%) JUnit
4 2 (1.50%) Selenium
5 1 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 104 (78.20%) Finance
2 28 (21.05%) Investment Banking
3 24 (18.05%) Financial Institution
4 20 (15.04%) Retail
5 12 (9.02%) Corporate Banking
6 11 (8.27%) Retail Banking
6 11 (8.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.26%) Legal
7 3 (2.26%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.50%) International Banking
9 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (15.79%) Analyst
2 16 (12.03%) Developer
3 14 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 13 (9.77%) Technical Manager
5 12 (9.02%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (9.02%) Architect
6 9 (6.77%) Security Engineer
6 9 (6.77%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 8 (6.02%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.51%) Programme Manager
8 6 (4.51%) Designer
8 6 (4.51%) Security Architect
9 5 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.76%) Change Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Payments Business Analyst
10 4 (3.01%) ETL Designer
10 4 (3.01%) Consultant
10 4 (3.01%) Senior Manager
10 4 (3.01%) ETL Developer
10 4 (3.01%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) Web Services
2 7 (5.26%) HTML
3 6 (4.51%) XML
3 6 (4.51%) Middleware
3 6 (4.51%) JSON
4 5 (3.76%) J2EE
5 4 (3.01%) WSDL
5 4 (3.01%) REST
6 3 (2.26%) Apache Flex
6 3 (2.26%) .NET
6 3 (2.26%) CSS
7 2 (1.50%) SAML
7 2 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.50%) SOAP
7 2 (1.50%) Java EE
7 2 (1.50%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.50%) Cocoa
7 2 (1.50%) Spring
7 2 (1.50%) OAuth
8 1 (0.75%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.52%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.76%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.76%) Cryptography
4 4 (3.01%) Tandem
4 4 (3.01%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.26%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.26%) CMDB
5 3 (2.26%) Statistics
5 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.26%) User Experience
6 2 (1.50%) PKI
6 2 (1.50%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.50%) BYOD
6 2 (1.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.50%) GIS
6 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.50%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.50%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.29%) UNIX
2 20 (15.04%) Windows
3 10 (7.52%) Linux
4 2 (1.50%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.75%) zOS
5 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (13.53%) Project Management
3 17 (12.78%) Risk Management
4 15 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (11.28%) Information Security
5 14 (10.53%) Wealth Management
6 13 (9.77%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (9.77%) ITIL
7 12 (9.02%) Investment Management
8 10 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (7.52%) PRINCE2
8 10 (7.52%) Mentoring
8 10 (7.52%) SDLC
9 9 (6.77%) PRINCE
9 9 (6.77%) TOGAF
9 9 (6.77%) Network Design
10 8 (6.02%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.02%) Service Management
10 8 (6.02%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.02%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.05%) Java
2 11 (8.27%) C
3 8 (6.02%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.02%) SQL
4 7 (5.26%) Python
4 7 (5.26%) C++
5 4 (3.01%) Objective-C
6 3 (2.26%) R
6 3 (2.26%) MATLAB
6 3 (2.26%) C#
6 3 (2.26%) Perl
6 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.50%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.75%) Scala
8 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.75%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.75%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) Degree
2 8 (6.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.26%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.50%) ISEB
4 2 (1.50%) CISSP
4 2 (1.50%) PMP
5 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.75%) CCNP
5 1 (0.75%) CCNA
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 6 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.51%) Snort
2 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.75%) HDFS
2 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Control-M
1 3 (2.26%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.50%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (1.50%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle
1 11 (8.27%) IBM
2 9 (6.77%) Teradata
3 8 (6.02%) Ab Initio
4 6 (4.51%) Informatica
4 6 (4.51%) Sourcefire
5 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.26%) Computacenter
6 3 (2.26%) Apple
6 3 (2.26%) Perforce
7 2 (1.50%) Sun
7 2 (1.50%) Progress
7 2 (1.50%) Cisco
8 1 (0.75%) Cognos
8 1 (0.75%) SunGard
8 1 (0.75%) HP
8 1 (0.75%) Dell
8 1 (0.75%) Citrix
8 1 (0.75%) VMware
8 1 (0.75%) Fiserv
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £95000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 12 days ago
Crewe
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £350000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Crewe
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Crewe
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 23 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 26 days ago