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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 15 20 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Banking 29 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 10.82% 8.76% 1.54%
As % of the General category 18.24% 21.78% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 2
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -28.18%
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
159 101 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 59.33% 40.24% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 86 76 38
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +32.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Chester

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 34 (69.39%) Finance
2 17 (34.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (22.45%) Project Management
3 11 (22.45%) Degree
4 10 (20.41%) Windows
5 9 (18.37%) MS Office
5 9 (18.37%) SAS
6 8 (16.33%) VB
6 8 (16.33%) Data Mining
6 8 (16.33%) Change Management
6 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
7 7 (14.29%) UNIX
8 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
8 6 (12.24%) Tivoli
8 6 (12.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 6 (12.24%) Resource Management
9 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.20%) Mainframe
9 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
9 5 (10.20%) AIX
9 5 (10.20%) Linux
10 4 (8.16%) Cyber Security
10 4 (8.16%) Retail
10 4 (8.16%) Information Security
11 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
11 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
11 3 (6.12%) CBAP
11 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (6.12%) Financial Analysis

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Data Mining
2 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) QlikView
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
General
1 34 (69.39%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Project Manager
3 8 (16.33%) Data Mining Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Insight Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Insight Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Data Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Data Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Operations Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Tivoli Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.08%) Business Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Change Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Mainframe
1 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Tandem
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
3 1 (2.04%) Economics
3 1 (2.04%) iSeries
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) UNIX
3 5 (10.20%) AIX
3 5 (10.20%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (22.45%) Project Management
3 8 (16.33%) Change Management
3 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
4 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.24%) Resource Management
5 5 (10.20%) Data Protection
6 4 (8.16%) Cyber Security
6 4 (8.16%) Information Security
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Financial Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) ERP
8 2 (4.08%) SIEM
9 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.04%) Information Management
9 1 (2.04%) Business Development
9 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.04%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) VB
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) CBAP
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
2 3 (6.12%) CISSP
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.08%) CCNP
3 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) CEH
4 1 (2.04%) EnCE
4 1 (2.04%) PMP
4 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MBA
4 1 (2.04%) ACCA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.08%) ArcSight
2 1 (2.04%) VMware
2 1 (2.04%) Tableau
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.04%) IBM
2 1 (2.04%) CA
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 19 days ago