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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 28 43 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing Banking 4 11 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.90% 4.12% 10.00%
As % of the General category 8.33% 11.34% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 19
Median salary £25,000 £80,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-68.75% +77.77%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
48 97 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 34.78% 36.33% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 96
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £23,500 £29,186
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Banking.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Fintech
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Front Office
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) MS Access
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
5 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Derivative
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MS Access
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Unix Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) Derivative
2 1 (12.50%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle