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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 49 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Banking 82 55 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.39% 3.14% 3.57%
As % of the General category 9.31% 9.63% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78 47 63
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,800 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,650 £60,000 £55,000
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
881 571 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.11% 32.61% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 757 447 645
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
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 26 November 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 26 November 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
Knutsford +11 17 £44,000 -26.66% 1
Chester +3 8 £57,500 +18.55% 1
Warrington +4 3 £67,500 +35.00%
Northwich +1 1 £50,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £60,000 -
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 134 (77.91%) Finance
2 53 (30.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (26.16%) Java
4 38 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (19.77%) J2EE
6 32 (18.60%) Waterfall
7 30 (17.44%) DB2
7 30 (17.44%) UML
8 29 (16.86%) COBOL
8 29 (16.86%) CICS
9 28 (16.28%) Mainframe
9 28 (16.28%) Risk Analysis
9 28 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (14.53%) Degree
11 21 (12.21%) Retail
12 20 (11.63%) Financial Institution
13 19 (11.05%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (10.47%) SQL
14 18 (10.47%) ITIL
15 17 (9.88%) UNIX
15 17 (9.88%) Project Management
16 16 (9.30%) Retail Banking
16 16 (9.30%) Risk Management
16 16 (9.30%) Windows
17 15 (8.72%) Linux
17 15 (8.72%) SAS
17 15 (8.72%) Control-M
17 15 (8.72%) BladeLogic
17 15 (8.72%) Information Security
18 13 (7.56%) CISSP

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 29 (16.86%) CICS
2 15 (8.72%) SAS
3 8 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.58%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (5.23%) MS Office
2 5 (2.91%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.81%) Firewall
2 6 (3.49%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.33%) Network Security
4 2 (1.16%) VPN
4 2 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.16%) HTTP
4 2 (1.16%) Internet
5 1 (0.58%) SSL
5 1 (0.58%) SAN
5 1 (0.58%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.44%) DB2
2 19 (11.05%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (5.23%) Data Mining
4 8 (4.65%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.91%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 4 (2.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (1.74%) Big Data
9 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.16%) Informix
11 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.58%) Impala
11 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.58%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.16%) JUnit
2 2 (1.16%) Introscope
2 2 (1.16%) JIRA
2 2 (1.16%) Selenium
2 2 (1.16%) Mockito
2 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 134 (77.91%) Finance
2 21 (12.21%) Retail
3 20 (11.63%) Financial Institution
4 16 (9.30%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.33%) Legal
6 3 (1.74%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (21.51%) Analyst
2 34 (19.77%) Architect
3 30 (17.44%) Designer
4 17 (9.88%) Applications Architect
5 14 (8.14%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (7.56%) Solutions Designer
7 12 (6.98%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.40%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (6.40%) Data Analyst
9 9 (5.23%) Applications Support
10 8 (4.65%) Consultant
10 8 (4.65%) Security Engineer
10 8 (4.65%) Risk Manager
10 8 (4.65%) Senior Data Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Data Mining Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Insight Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Senior Insight Analyst
11 7 (4.07%) Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.49%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.77%) J2EE
2 5 (2.91%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (2.33%) JSON
3 4 (2.33%) Web Services
3 4 (2.33%) XML
3 4 (2.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (1.74%) JDBC
5 2 (1.16%) Spring
5 2 (1.16%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.16%) XSL
5 2 (1.16%) WSDL
5 2 (1.16%) JAX-RPC
5 2 (1.16%) SAML
5 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.16%) CSS
5 2 (1.16%) HTML
5 2 (1.16%) .NET
5 2 (1.16%) OAuth
5 2 (1.16%) RESTful
5 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.28%) Mainframe
1 28 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.07%) Open Source
3 5 (2.91%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.33%) SecurID
4 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.16%) Clustering
5 2 (1.16%) Tandem
5 2 (1.16%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.16%) Biometrics
5 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.16%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.58%) Kindle
6 1 (0.58%) PMI
6 1 (0.58%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.88%) UNIX
2 16 (9.30%) Windows
3 15 (8.72%) Linux
4 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.16%) Android
4 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 38 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (18.60%) Waterfall
4 30 (17.44%) UML
5 28 (16.28%) Risk Analysis
6 18 (10.47%) ITIL
7 17 (9.88%) Project Management
8 16 (9.30%) Risk Management
9 15 (8.72%) Information Security
10 12 (6.98%) ETL
10 12 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (5.81%) Data Modelling
12 9 (5.23%) Change Management
12 9 (5.23%) Business Analysis
12 9 (5.23%) Resource Management
13 8 (4.65%) Cyber Security
13 8 (4.65%) Data Analysis
14 7 (4.07%) Network Design
14 7 (4.07%) Service Management
14 7 (4.07%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.16%) Java
2 29 (16.86%) COBOL
3 18 (10.47%) SQL
4 8 (4.65%) VB
5 3 (1.74%) C#
6 2 (1.16%) C
6 2 (1.16%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.58%) Scala
7 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.58%) Perl
7 1 (0.58%) Python
7 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (14.53%) Degree
2 13 (7.56%) CISSP
3 6 (3.49%) CISM
4 5 (2.91%) CISA
5 4 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.16%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.16%) CCNP
6 2 (1.16%) CCNA
6 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.58%) EnCE
7 1 (0.58%) ISEB
7 1 (0.58%) PMP
7 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.58%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 4 (2.33%) SLA
1 4 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Snort
1 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.58%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (8.72%) Control-M
1 15 (8.72%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (7.56%) Informatica
1 13 (7.56%) Teradata
2 12 (6.98%) Oracle
3 9 (5.23%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.49%) ArcSight
5 5 (2.91%) Ab Initio
6 4 (2.33%) Splunk
6 4 (2.33%) Misys
7 2 (1.16%) HP
7 2 (1.16%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.16%) Compuware
7 2 (1.16%) IBM
7 2 (1.16%) Perforce
8 1 (0.58%) VMware
8 1 (0.58%) Sourcefire
8 1 (0.58%) Capita
8 1 (0.58%) Cognos
8 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
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