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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 32 24 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Banking 2 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.13% 7.78% 3.44%
As % of the General category 3.13% 16.67% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 1
Average salary £21,500 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.22% +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
64 120 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 36.16% 46.69% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 52
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 22 May 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Flex
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) General Ledger
3 3 (42.86%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) Online Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) SMS
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) General Ledger
4 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Change Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Change Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Advisor
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Advisor
2 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Campaign Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Campaign Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Flex
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Online Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Cyber Security
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Email Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago