The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 120 109 133
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 12 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.61% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the General category 1.31% 0.32% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 5
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,600 £53,500 £61,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Retail 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
917 622 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.93% 39.34% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 728 476 706
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Retail Banking Salary Trend in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Retail Banking Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Retail 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 Retail Banking within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Knutsford - 5 £40,000 - 1
Chester - 3 £68,500 - 3
Retail Banking
North West

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Cognizant
6 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Test Management
6 2 (13.33%) Android
6 2 (13.33%) V-Model
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) QA
7 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.67%) Online Banking
7 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) C

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Risk Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Governance Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Business Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Change Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Change Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Test Management
4 2 (13.33%) V-Model
4 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cognizant