The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 27 26 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Permanent jobs citing Banking 5 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.79% 6.18% 0.51%
As % of the General category 7.14% 13.56% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Average salary - £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
Banking
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

General Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
70 118 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 39.11% 45.56% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 50 60 58
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Banking
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Banking Salary Trend in Chester

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 4 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (37.50%) General Ledger
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) SOA
6 1 (12.50%) SMS
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) CISSP
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 1 (12.50%) Release Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) General Ledger
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Change Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing Campaign Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Flex
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (37.50%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Capita
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