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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 32 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 4 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.03% 5.53% 6.04%
As % of the General category 4.82% 10.85% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 5
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £42,750 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £58,500 £39,400
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
83 129 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 42.13% 50.99% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 48 79 52
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 1 July 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Chester

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (30.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) CISA
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (10.00%) EFT
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) CCNP
5 1 (10.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) EDI
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) SMS

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
4 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Change Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Change Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Advisor
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Advisor
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing Campaign Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) EFT
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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Posted: 2 days ago
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