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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 47 63 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -35
Permanent jobs citing Banking 94 54 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.82% 3.40% 6.79%
As % of the General category 10.25% 8.67% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 78 49 102
Average salary £53,750 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,650 £100,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.10%
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
917 623 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.00% 39.26% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 725 481 696
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,350 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Chester -2 26 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Knutsford +9 24 £55,000 -10.56% 7
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 110 (74.83%) Finance
2 55 (37.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (26.53%) Java
4 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (20.41%) Mainframe
5 30 (20.41%) J2EE
6 28 (19.05%) DB2
6 28 (19.05%) Waterfall
7 27 (18.37%) UML
8 26 (17.69%) COBOL
8 26 (17.69%) CICS
9 25 (17.01%) Risk Analysis
10 22 (14.97%) ITIL
11 21 (14.29%) SQL
11 21 (14.29%) Degree
12 20 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (12.24%) Oracle
13 18 (12.24%) UNIX
14 17 (11.56%) Project Management
14 17 (11.56%) Retail
15 15 (10.20%) Retail Banking
16 14 (9.52%) Windows
17 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (8.84%) Linux
17 13 (8.84%) SAS
17 13 (8.84%) Risk Management
18 11 (7.48%) Financial Institution
18 11 (7.48%) CISSP
19 10 (6.80%) Incident Management
19 10 (6.80%) Change Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 26 (17.69%) CICS
2 13 (8.84%) SAS
3 7 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.36%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (1.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (6.12%) MS Office
2 5 (3.40%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.08%) SAN
2 2 (1.36%) Internet
2 2 (1.36%) HTTP
2 2 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.36%) VPN
3 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.68%) Network Security
3 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.05%) DB2
2 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.44%) Data Mining
5 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.04%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.36%) Informix
10 1 (0.68%) QlikView
10 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) JIRA
1 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.36%) JUnit
2 2 (1.36%) Introscope
2 2 (1.36%) Selenium
2 2 (1.36%) Mockito
2 2 (1.36%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 110 (74.83%) Finance
2 17 (11.56%) Retail
3 15 (10.20%) Retail Banking
4 11 (7.48%) Financial Institution
5 8 (5.44%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.68%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) French Language
7 1 (0.68%) German Language
7 1 (0.68%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.68%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (21.09%) Architect
2 29 (19.73%) Analyst
3 23 (15.65%) Designer
4 15 (10.20%) Project Manager
4 15 (10.20%) Applications Architect
5 13 (8.84%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (8.16%) Solutions Designer
7 11 (7.48%) Applications Support
7 11 (7.48%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (7.48%) Data Analyst
8 9 (6.12%) Service Manager
8 9 (6.12%) Developer
8 9 (6.12%) Risk Manager
9 8 (5.44%) Senior Data Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Insight Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Senior Insight Analyst
9 8 (5.44%) Data Mining Analyst
10 7 (4.76%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (4.08%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.41%) J2EE
2 4 (2.72%) Web Services
2 4 (2.72%) XML
2 4 (2.72%) JSON
2 4 (2.72%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.36%) Spring
3 2 (1.36%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.36%) HTML
3 2 (1.36%) .NET
3 2 (1.36%) WCF
3 2 (1.36%) LINQ
3 2 (1.36%) OAuth
3 2 (1.36%) RESTful
3 2 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (1.36%) REST
3 2 (1.36%) PowerMock
3 2 (1.36%) JAX-RS
3 2 (1.36%) XSL
3 2 (1.36%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.41%) Mainframe
2 20 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.40%) Online Banking
4 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.36%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.36%) Biometrics
5 2 (1.36%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.36%) Tandem
5 2 (1.36%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.36%) Open Source
5 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.68%) Kindle
6 1 (0.68%) Wiki
6 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.68%) iSeries
6 1 (0.68%) Economics
6 1 (0.68%) Replication
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.24%) UNIX
2 14 (9.52%) Windows
3 13 (8.84%) Linux
4 7 (4.76%) AIX
5 3 (2.04%) Android
5 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (19.05%) Waterfall
4 27 (18.37%) UML
5 25 (17.01%) Risk Analysis
6 22 (14.97%) ITIL
7 17 (11.56%) Project Management
8 13 (8.84%) Risk Management
9 10 (6.80%) Change Management
9 10 (6.80%) Incident Management
10 9 (6.12%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.44%) Data Analysis
11 8 (5.44%) Service Management
12 7 (4.76%) ETL
12 7 (4.76%) Resource Management
13 6 (4.08%) Business Analysis
13 6 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (4.08%) Data Modelling
14 5 (3.40%) Configuration Management
14 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.53%) Java
2 26 (17.69%) COBOL
3 21 (14.29%) SQL
4 8 (5.44%) VB
5 4 (2.72%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.04%) C
7 2 (1.36%) C#
7 2 (1.36%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.68%) Perl
8 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (14.29%) Degree
2 11 (7.48%) CISSP
3 6 (4.08%) CISM
4 5 (3.40%) CISA
5 4 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.36%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.36%) CCNP
6 2 (1.36%) CCNA
7 1 (0.68%) ISEB
7 1 (0.68%) PMP
7 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ACCA
7 1 (0.68%) MBA
7 1 (0.68%) CEH
7 1 (0.68%) EnCE
7 1 (0.68%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) SLA
1 3 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (12.24%) Oracle
2 9 (6.12%) Teradata
3 7 (4.76%) Informatica
3 7 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.40%) EMC
5 4 (2.72%) Misys
5 4 (2.72%) IBM
6 2 (1.36%) ArcSight
6 2 (1.36%) HP
6 2 (1.36%) Compuware
6 2 (1.36%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.36%) Perforce
7 1 (0.68%) VMware
7 1 (0.68%) Brocade
7 1 (0.68%) CA
7 1 (0.68%) Apple
7 1 (0.68%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco
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