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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 103 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 27 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.56% - 0.063%
As % of the General category 3.77% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 1
Average salary £70,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +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
716 875 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.24% 45.64% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 548 680 503
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Investment 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 Investment Banking within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Chester - 4 £87,500 -
Knutsford - 2 £52,500 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Investment Banking
North West

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 45 (100.00%) Banking
2 37 (82.22%) Finance
3 29 (64.44%) Wealth Management
4 28 (62.22%) Information Security
5 19 (42.22%) TOGAF
5 19 (42.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 19 (42.22%) SABSA
6 12 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (15.56%) C
8 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 6 (13.33%) Financial Institution
8 6 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (13.33%) Network Design
8 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 6 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) Server Hardening
8 6 (13.33%) Investment Management
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 5 (11.11%) Project Management
9 5 (11.11%) Java
10 4 (8.89%) C++
10 4 (8.89%) MS Project
10 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
10 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
10 4 (8.89%) CISA
10 4 (8.89%) GIS

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.67%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.89%) MS Project
2 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.67%) HBase
1 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 3 (6.67%) Big Data
1 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
General
1 45 (100.00%) Banking
2 37 (82.22%) Finance
3 6 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 6 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Architect
2 15 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Security Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) PMO Lead
6 1 (2.22%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Project Officer
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) J2EE
1 2 (4.44%) JNI
2 1 (2.22%) HTML5
2 1 (2.22%) CSS3
2 1 (2.22%) Backbone.js
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) GIS
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) CMDB
3 3 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.67%) Statistics
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) UNIX
2 2 (4.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Wealth Management
2 28 (62.22%) Information Security
3 19 (42.22%) TOGAF
3 19 (42.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (42.22%) SABSA
4 12 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Network Design
5 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (13.33%) Server Hardening
5 6 (13.33%) Investment Management
5 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.89%) Security Architecture
7 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.67%) People Management
8 3 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) C
2 5 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) C++
4 3 (6.67%) R
4 3 (6.67%) MATLAB
4 3 (6.67%) Python
4 3 (6.67%) SQL
5 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) CISA
1 4 (8.89%) CISSP
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Progress
2 1 (2.22%) Google
2 1 (2.22%) VMware
2 1 (2.22%) Citrix