The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Investment Banking
Rank 99 123 115
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.22% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.49% 0.48% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Investment 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
609 835 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.43% 45.31% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 527 654 409
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Cheshire

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (42.86%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Spring
3 3 (42.86%) Google
3 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
3 3 (42.86%) JPA
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) SABSA
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (14.29%) Records Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) GIS

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Audit Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JPA
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Wealth Management
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) SABSA
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) BCP
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Internal Audit
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Records Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Google
1 3 (42.86%) VMware