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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 57 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Banking 62 62 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.44% 3.88% 3.79%
As % of the General category 7.72% 11.44% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 56 56 64
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £32,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,750 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+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
803 542 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.59% 33.90% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 652 404 625
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +12 13 £51,250 -14.58% 2
Warrington +13 6 £57,500 +132.32% 1
Chester -6 4 £37,250 -17.22% 5
Wilmslow - 4 £55,000 -
Northwich - 1 £50,000 -
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 120 (74.53%) Finance
2 33 (20.50%) Java
3 32 (19.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (14.29%) Degree
5 23 (14.29%) UNIX
6 22 (13.66%) Windows
6 22 (13.66%) Financial Institution
6 22 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (13.04%) Project Management
7 21 (13.04%) ITIL
8 20 (12.42%) J2EE
8 20 (12.42%) Teradata
9 19 (11.80%) Linux
9 19 (11.80%) Waterfall
10 18 (11.18%) DB2
10 18 (11.18%) ETL
10 18 (11.18%) Mainframe
10 18 (11.18%) Risk Management
11 17 (10.56%) Information Security
11 17 (10.56%) CICS
11 17 (10.56%) Informatica
11 17 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (10.56%) COBOL
11 17 (10.56%) UML
12 16 (9.94%) Control-M
12 16 (9.94%) BladeLogic
13 15 (9.32%) Risk Analysis
13 15 (9.32%) Retail
14 14 (8.70%) SQL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 17 (10.56%) CICS
2 11 (6.83%) SAS
3 4 (2.48%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.24%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.24%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.62%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) MS Project
3 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) Firewall
2 7 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.48%) Network Security
5 2 (1.24%) VPN
5 2 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.24%) HTTP
5 2 (1.24%) Internet
6 1 (0.62%) SSL
6 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.18%) DB2
2 17 (10.56%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (7.45%) Big Data
4 11 (6.83%) Hadoop
5 10 (6.21%) Data Mining
6 8 (4.97%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (4.35%) SQL Server
8 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (2.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.24%) Impala
11 2 (1.24%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.24%) HBase
11 2 (1.24%) Informix
11 2 (1.24%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.24%) JIRA
1 2 (1.24%) Selenium
1 2 (1.24%) JUnit
1 2 (1.24%) Introscope
1 2 (1.24%) Mockito
1 2 (1.24%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.62%) Subversion
2 1 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
General
1 120 (74.53%) Finance
2 22 (13.66%) Financial Institution
3 15 (9.32%) Retail
4 10 (6.21%) Retail Banking
5 7 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.86%) Legal
7 2 (1.24%) International Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Marketing
8 1 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.62%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.62%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (20.50%) Analyst
2 21 (13.04%) Designer
3 16 (9.94%) Project Manager
3 16 (9.94%) Architect
4 11 (6.83%) Developer
5 9 (5.59%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (5.59%) Security Engineer
6 8 (4.97%) Consultant
7 7 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
7 7 (4.35%) Risk Manager
7 7 (4.35%) Technical Manager
7 7 (4.35%) Applications Architect
8 6 (3.73%) Data Analyst
8 6 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.73%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (3.11%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.11%) Network Analyst
9 5 (3.11%) Information Manager
9 5 (3.11%) Data Warehouse Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.42%) J2EE
2 9 (5.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 6 (3.73%) Web Services
4 5 (3.11%) XML
4 5 (3.11%) JSON
5 4 (2.48%) HTML
5 4 (2.48%) WSDL
6 3 (1.86%) Middleware
6 3 (1.86%) JDBC
7 2 (1.24%) XSL
7 2 (1.24%) .NET
7 2 (1.24%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.24%) CSS
7 2 (1.24%) Spring
7 2 (1.24%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.24%) JAX-RPC
7 2 (1.24%) SAML
7 2 (1.24%) WCF
7 2 (1.24%) LINQ
7 2 (1.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.18%) Mainframe
3 9 (5.59%) Data Integration
4 8 (4.97%) Open Source
5 6 (3.73%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.48%) SecurID
6 4 (2.48%) Tandem
6 4 (2.48%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.24%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.24%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.24%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.62%) iPad
9 1 (0.62%) Kindle
9 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.62%) IBM XIV
9 1 (0.62%) PMI
9 1 (0.62%) Clustering
9 1 (0.62%) VSAM
9 1 (0.62%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.29%) UNIX
2 22 (13.66%) Windows
3 19 (11.80%) Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.62%) zOS
4 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.62%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (19.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (13.04%) ITIL
3 21 (13.04%) Project Management
4 19 (11.80%) Waterfall
5 18 (11.18%) ETL
5 18 (11.18%) Risk Management
6 17 (10.56%) UML
6 17 (10.56%) Information Security
7 15 (9.32%) Risk Analysis
8 14 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (8.07%) SIEM
10 11 (6.83%) Data Modelling
10 11 (6.83%) Network Design
11 10 (6.21%) Business Analysis
12 8 (4.97%) PRINCE2
12 8 (4.97%) Service Management
12 8 (4.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.97%) Cyber Security
13 7 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.50%) Java
2 17 (10.56%) COBOL
3 14 (8.70%) SQL
4 3 (1.86%) VB
4 3 (1.86%) C
4 3 (1.86%) C#
4 3 (1.86%) C++
5 2 (1.24%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.24%) Scala
5 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.62%) Perl
6 1 (0.62%) Python
6 1 (0.62%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (14.29%) Degree
2 13 (8.07%) CISSP
3 6 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (3.73%) CISM
4 5 (3.11%) CISA
5 4 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.86%) PMP
6 3 (1.86%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.24%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.24%) CCNP
7 2 (1.24%) CCNA
7 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.24%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 5 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.48%) SLA
3 3 (1.86%) QA
4 2 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (4.35%) Snort
2 2 (1.24%) HDFS
3 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 16 (9.94%) Control-M
1 16 (9.94%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.62%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.62%) Foglight
Vendors
1 20 (12.42%) Teradata
2 17 (10.56%) Informatica
3 11 (6.83%) Ab Initio
4 9 (5.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.35%) Oracle
5 7 (4.35%) Sourcefire
6 6 (3.73%) ArcSight
7 4 (2.48%) Splunk
7 4 (2.48%) IBM
8 3 (1.86%) HP
9 2 (1.24%) Apple
9 2 (1.24%) Cognos
9 2 (1.24%) Compuware
9 2 (1.24%) Perforce
10 1 (0.62%) VMware
10 1 (0.62%) Capita
10 1 (0.62%) Imperva
10 1 (0.62%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.62%) Dell
10 1 (0.62%) Citrix
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Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
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