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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 26 12 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Banking 8 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.16% 12.86% 4.66%
As % of the General category 18.18% 21.95% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 9
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
44 82 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 28.39% 58.57% 38.86%
Number of salaries quoted 40 62 61
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 18 September 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Halifax

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 16 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (27.78%) Windows
3 13 (24.07%) Finance
4 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.67%) HP
5 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.67%) Retail
5 9 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 9 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (14.81%) UNIX
7 7 (12.96%) IBM
7 7 (12.96%) AIX
7 7 (12.96%) Solaris
7 7 (12.96%) Linux
7 7 (12.96%) Perl
8 6 (11.11%) .NET
8 6 (11.11%) SAP
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL
8 6 (11.11%) BMC
8 6 (11.11%) QA
9 5 (9.26%) Workflow
9 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
9 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (9.26%) SAP PI
9 5 (9.26%) ISEB
9 5 (9.26%) Web Dynpro
9 5 (9.26%) SAP XI
9 5 (9.26%) ABAP
9 5 (9.26%) HTML

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3 (5.56%) SAS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.56%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) OLAP
3 2 (3.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Analyst
2 18 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) Lead Business Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) SCCM Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Change Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Monitoring Specialist
7 3 (5.56%) Programmer
8 2 (3.70%) Information Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.70%) Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Information Architect
9 1 (1.85%) Support Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Development Project Manager
9 1 (1.85%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) SAP PI
2 5 (9.26%) Web Dynpro
2 5 (9.26%) SAP XI
2 5 (9.26%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Online Banking
3 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) UNIX
3 7 (12.96%) AIX
3 7 (12.96%) Solaris
3 7 (12.96%) Linux
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
2 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 9 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (9.26%) Workflow
4 5 (9.26%) UML
5 4 (7.41%) CRM
5 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.56%) Use Case
6 3 (5.56%) Analytics
6 3 (5.56%) Straight-Through Processing
6 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.56%) ITSM
7 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.70%) ETL
7 2 (3.70%) Validation
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) Perl
2 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.26%) ABAP
3 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.56%) VB
4 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 2 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) ISEB
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) GAAP
2 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.41%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) Netcool
2 3 (5.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) HP
3 7 (12.96%) IBM
4 6 (11.11%) SAP
4 6 (11.11%) BMC
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle
5 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.56%) Cognos
7 2 (3.70%) Applix