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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 1 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Banking 83 60 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 48.26% 15.58% 10.53%
As % of the General category 75.45% 31.25% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 16
Average salary £43,750 £43,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.74% +11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £40,750 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,894 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.60%
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
110 192 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 63.95% 49.87% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 122 45
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Halifax

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 83 (86.46%) Retail
2 50 (52.08%) Finance
3 28 (29.17%) Cyber Security
4 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (25.00%) Apache Flex
5 24 (25.00%) UML
6 23 (23.96%) Business Analysis
7 19 (19.79%) General Ledger
7 19 (19.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (18.75%) QA
8 18 (18.75%) Project Management
9 17 (17.71%) ITIL
10 15 (15.63%) Configuration Management
11 14 (14.58%) UNIX
11 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (14.58%) Test Scripting
12 12 (12.50%) Windows
13 11 (11.46%) IBM
13 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
14 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (10.42%) CISA
14 10 (10.42%) Risk Management
14 10 (10.42%) Lean Six Sigma
14 10 (10.42%) Information Security
14 10 (10.42%) CISSP
14 10 (10.42%) Six Sigma
15 9 (9.38%) Programme Management
15 9 (9.38%) Change Control
16 7 (7.29%) Retail Banking
16 7 (7.29%) ClearQuest

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (5.21%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.13%) SAS
3 1 (1.04%) CICS
3 1 (1.04%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Project
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) BASE24
1 1 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.08%) BIG-IP
2 2 (2.08%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.08%) DNS
2 2 (2.08%) SSL
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) Extranet
3 1 (1.04%) ATM
3 1 (1.04%) Intranet
3 1 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.04%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.04%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) ClearCase
1 7 (7.29%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.04%) Ranorex
General
1 83 (86.46%) Retail
2 50 (52.08%) Finance
3 19 (19.79%) General Ledger
4 7 (7.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Analyst
2 17 (17.71%) Business Analyst
3 13 (13.54%) Developer
3 13 (13.54%) Change Manager
4 10 (10.42%) Business Architect
4 10 (10.42%) Software Developer
4 10 (10.42%) Architect
4 10 (10.42%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.29%) Banking Business Analyst
5 7 (7.29%) Change Project Manager
6 6 (6.25%) Software Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Lead Business Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Software Asset Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Junior
7 5 (5.21%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Banking Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Lead Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 2 (2.08%) J2EE
3 1 (1.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.17%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.08%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.04%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.04%) EMV
5 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) UNIX
2 12 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (5.21%) Linux
4 3 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) Cyber Security
2 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.00%) UML
4 23 (23.96%) Business Analysis
5 19 (19.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (18.75%) Project Management
7 17 (17.71%) ITIL
8 15 (15.63%) Configuration Management
9 14 (14.58%) Test Scripting
10 11 (11.46%) Service Delivery
11 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (10.42%) Risk Management
11 10 (10.42%) Six Sigma
11 10 (10.42%) Lean Six Sigma
11 10 (10.42%) Information Security
12 9 (9.38%) Programme Management
12 9 (9.38%) Change Control
13 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.25%) Automated Testing
13 6 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.08%) Java
1 2 (2.08%) Perl
1 2 (2.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.04%) VBA
2 1 (1.04%) Assembly Language
2 1 (1.04%) SAS Macro
2 1 (1.04%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) CISSP
1 10 (10.42%) CISA
2 5 (5.21%) ISEB
3 3 (3.13%) CCSA
3 3 (3.13%) CCSE
3 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.13%) CCNP
3 3 (3.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) COREP
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.08%) Samba
3 1 (1.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (11.46%) IBM
2 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) Oracle
3 5 (5.21%) SAP
3 5 (5.21%) VMware
3 5 (5.21%) HP
3 5 (5.21%) Cisco
4 3 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.08%) F5
6 1 (1.04%) Teradata
6 1 (1.04%) Applix
6 1 (1.04%) Cognos
Halifax
Real Staffing
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + competitive flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago