The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 13 3 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Banking 30 47 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 16.76% 23.15% 8.96%
As % of the General category 29.70% 57.32% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 14
Average salary £40,000 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.58% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £35,000 £39,930
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £70,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Banking
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
101 82 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 56.42% 40.39% 43.40%
Number of salaries quoted 68 43 57
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Banking
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Banking Salary Trend in Halifax

Banking
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Banking Salary Histogram in Halifax

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 80 (72.73%) Retail
2 45 (40.91%) Finance
3 35 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (28.18%) Online Banking
5 25 (22.73%) Windows
6 24 (21.82%) Web Development
7 22 (20.00%) Linux
7 22 (20.00%) HTML
8 20 (18.18%) SAP
9 19 (17.27%) Cisco
9 19 (17.27%) CheckPoint
9 19 (17.27%) CCSE
9 19 (17.27%) Firewall
9 19 (17.27%) CCSA
10 18 (16.36%) Service Delivery
10 18 (16.36%) HP
11 16 (14.55%) VB
12 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce
12 15 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (13.64%) Degree
12 15 (13.64%) Mobile Banking
12 15 (13.64%) Qualitative Research
12 15 (13.64%) Fintech
13 14 (12.73%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 14 (12.73%) Change Management
13 14 (12.73%) VMware
14 13 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (11.82%) Data Centre
15 12 (10.91%) Internet
15 12 (10.91%) MySQL

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 12 (10.91%) SAS
2 4 (3.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (4.55%) Fireworks
1 5 (4.55%) MS Office
1 5 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (9.09%) SAP HCM
1 10 (9.09%) WebTrends
2 5 (4.55%) SAP HR
3 3 (2.73%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (17.27%) Firewall
2 12 (10.91%) Internet
3 5 (4.55%) BIG-IP
3 5 (4.55%) DNS
3 5 (4.55%) FTP
3 5 (4.55%) HTTP
3 5 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 5 (4.55%) SMTP
3 5 (4.55%) SSL
3 5 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.91%) NetScreen
4 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.91%) MySQL
2 6 (5.45%) Base SAS
2 6 (5.45%) Essbase
3 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.73%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.91%) OLAP
5 1 (0.91%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 80 (72.73%) Retail
2 45 (40.91%) Finance
3 5 (4.55%) General Ledger
3 5 (4.55%) Legal
4 2 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (16.36%) Technical Specialist
2 17 (15.45%) Analyst
2 17 (15.45%) Consultant
3 14 (12.73%) Administrator
4 13 (11.82%) Developer
5 12 (10.91%) SAP Consultant
6 11 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Test Manager
8 8 (7.27%) Cisco Administrator
8 8 (7.27%) Cisco Network Administrator
8 8 (7.27%) Firewall Administrator
8 8 (7.27%) Monitoring Specialist
8 8 (7.27%) Network Administrator
8 8 (7.27%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Senior Systems Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Systems Developer
9 7 (6.36%) ABAP Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) SAP PI Consultant
9 7 (6.36%) Senior Cisco Administrator
9 7 (6.36%) Senior Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.00%) HTML
2 10 (9.09%) CSS
2 10 (9.09%) jQuery
3 7 (6.36%) SAP PI
3 7 (6.36%) Web Dynpro
4 5 (4.55%) .NET
5 4 (3.64%) XML
6 2 (1.82%) Apache Flex
6 2 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (28.18%) Online Banking
3 15 (13.64%) Fintech
3 15 (13.64%) Mobile Banking
4 13 (11.82%) Data Centre
5 10 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 10 (9.09%) User Experience
6 5 (4.55%) Clustering
6 5 (4.55%) Copywriting
6 5 (4.55%) Credit Risk
6 5 (4.55%) PMI
6 5 (4.55%) Psychology
7 4 (3.64%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.82%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.73%) Windows
2 22 (20.00%) Linux
3 11 (10.00%) Unix
4 8 (7.27%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.82%) AIX
6 2 (1.82%) Solaris
6 2 (1.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.82%) Web Development
2 18 (16.36%) Service Delivery
3 15 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 15 (13.64%) Qualitative Research
4 14 (12.73%) Change Management
5 13 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (9.09%) Front End Development
7 10 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 10 (9.09%) Multivariate Testing
8 9 (8.18%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.27%) Project Management
10 7 (6.36%) Workflow
11 5 (4.55%) Content Management
11 5 (4.55%) Load Balancing
11 5 (4.55%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.55%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.55%) SEO
11 5 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) VB
2 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 10 (9.09%) Python
2 10 (9.09%) SQL
3 9 (8.18%) Perl
4 7 (6.36%) ABAP
5 6 (5.45%) SAS Macro
6 5 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.55%) C#
6 5 (4.55%) C++
6 5 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.55%) VBScript
7 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (17.27%) CCSA
1 19 (17.27%) CCSE
2 15 (13.64%) Degree
3 8 (7.27%) CCDP
3 8 (7.27%) CCNA
3 8 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) COREP
1 6 (5.45%) FINREP
2 5 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.64%) Docker
3 2 (1.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (12.73%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 9 (8.18%) HP UCMDB
3 8 (7.27%) SCCM
4 5 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (18.18%) SAP
2 19 (17.27%) CheckPoint
2 19 (17.27%) Cisco
3 18 (16.36%) HP
4 14 (12.73%) VMware
5 9 (8.18%) IBM
6 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.45%) Dynatrace
8 5 (4.55%) F5
8 5 (4.55%) NetIQ
8 5 (4.55%) Oracle
9 1 (0.91%) Juniper