The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 106 55 112
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +57
Permanent jobs citing Banking 45 107 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.00% 4.24% 1.47%
As % of the General category 5.61% 9.49% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 38 102 29
Average salary £51,000 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £75,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Banking
East of England

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
802 1128 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.72% 44.69% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 585 842 899
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Banking
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Banking Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Banking
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Banking
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -24 15 £65,000 +62.50% 2
Rickmansworth -1 9 £45,750 -46.17%
St Albans -23 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -12 6 £52,500 -4.54%
Welwyn Garden City -15 3 - -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 95 (68.35%) Finance
2 54 (38.85%) Retail
3 50 (35.97%) Linux
4 47 (33.81%) Java
5 43 (30.94%) Degree
6 39 (28.06%) SQL
7 36 (25.90%) C
7 36 (25.90%) C++
8 35 (25.18%) XML
8 35 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (25.18%) Analytical Skills
9 34 (24.46%) UNIX
10 28 (20.14%) Computer Science
11 27 (19.42%) Web Services
12 26 (18.71%) JavaScript
12 26 (18.71%) Software Engineering
13 25 (17.99%) Spring
13 25 (17.99%) Product Management
13 25 (17.99%) Oracle
13 25 (17.99%) Windows
14 24 (17.27%) Relational Database
15 23 (16.55%) Waterfall
15 23 (16.55%) HTML
15 23 (16.55%) CSS
16 21 (15.11%) RDBMS
16 21 (15.11%) Retail Banking
16 21 (15.11%) Finacle
17 20 (14.39%) Telecoms
18 17 (12.23%) MVC
18 17 (12.23%) Struts

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (9.35%) WebSphere
2 11 (7.91%) Tomcat
3 10 (7.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (6.47%) WebLogic
5 7 (5.04%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.60%) MQSeries
7 3 (2.16%) JBoss
8 2 (1.44%) IIS
8 2 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 13 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.44%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.44%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (15.11%) Finacle
2 17 (12.23%) Temenos T24
3 11 (7.91%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) SSL
2 7 (5.04%) IPv4
3 3 (2.16%) Internet
4 2 (1.44%) HTTP
5 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.27%) Relational Database
2 21 (15.11%) RDBMS
3 10 (7.19%) SQL Server
4 8 (5.76%) NonStop SQL
5 6 (4.32%) MySQL
6 5 (3.60%) Informix
7 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (2.16%) DB2
8 3 (2.16%) OLAP
8 3 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.72%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 17 (12.23%) Maven
2 9 (6.47%) Subversion
3 7 (5.04%) SoapUI
3 7 (5.04%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.60%) JIRA
4 5 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.16%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (2.16%) Selenium
6 2 (1.44%) Log4j
6 2 (1.44%) Ant
6 2 (1.44%) JUnit
General
1 95 (68.35%) Finance
2 54 (38.85%) Retail
3 21 (15.11%) Retail Banking
4 20 (14.39%) Telecoms
5 9 (6.47%) Arabic Language
5 9 (6.47%) Russian Language
6 8 (5.76%) Marketing
7 7 (5.04%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.88%) Advertising
9 2 (1.44%) Law
9 2 (1.44%) Legal
9 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.72%) Billing
10 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (32.37%) Analyst
2 42 (30.22%) Developer
3 24 (17.27%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.67%) Architect
5 18 (12.95%) Programmer
6 17 (12.23%) Business Analyst
7 16 (11.51%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (10.79%) Test Analyst
9 13 (9.35%) Senior Developer
10 11 (7.91%) Project Manager
10 11 (7.91%) Software Developer
10 11 (7.91%) Enterprise Architect
11 10 (7.19%) Senior Test Analyst
12 9 (6.47%) Technical Specialist
12 9 (6.47%) Banking Business Analyst
13 8 (5.76%) Software Test Analyst
13 8 (5.76%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (5.04%) Senior Java Developer
15 6 (4.32%) Senior Software Developer
15 6 (4.32%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.18%) XML
2 27 (19.42%) Web Services
3 25 (17.99%) Spring
4 23 (16.55%) HTML
4 23 (16.55%) CSS
5 17 (12.23%) Struts
5 17 (12.23%) .NET
5 17 (12.23%) Hibernate
6 15 (10.79%) JSP
7 13 (9.35%) Middleware
7 13 (9.35%) Java EE
8 12 (8.63%) XSD
8 12 (8.63%) XSLT
9 11 (7.91%) jQuery
10 10 (7.19%) RESTful
10 10 (7.19%) JSF
10 10 (7.19%) J2EE
11 9 (6.47%) Servlets
11 9 (6.47%) SOAP
12 8 (5.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.18%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (20.14%) Computer Science
3 16 (11.51%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.76%) PKI
5 7 (5.04%) Client/Server
6 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.32%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.16%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.16%) Derivative
7 3 (2.16%) Open Source
8 2 (1.44%) Life Science
8 2 (1.44%) Online Gambling
8 2 (1.44%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.72%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.97%) Linux
2 34 (24.46%) UNIX
3 25 (17.99%) Windows
4 13 (9.35%) Android
4 13 (9.35%) Apple iOS
5 12 (8.63%) HPUX
6 10 (7.19%) Solaris
6 10 (7.19%) AIX
7 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.18%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (18.71%) Software Engineering
3 25 (17.99%) Product Management
4 23 (16.55%) Waterfall
5 17 (12.23%) MVC
6 16 (11.51%) Project Management
7 15 (10.79%) Regression Testing
7 15 (10.79%) Software Testing
8 14 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (10.07%) Test Scripting
8 14 (10.07%) OO
9 12 (8.63%) Document Management
9 12 (8.63%) PRINCE2
10 11 (7.91%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (7.91%) UML
11 10 (7.19%) Unit Testing
11 10 (7.19%) Use Case
12 9 (6.47%) Risk Management
12 9 (6.47%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (6.47%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (33.81%) Java
2 39 (28.06%) SQL
3 36 (25.90%) C
3 36 (25.90%) C++
4 26 (18.71%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.07%) Shell Script
6 13 (9.35%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.47%) C#
7 9 (6.47%) XPath
8 7 (5.04%) PHP
9 6 (4.32%) Assembly Language
10 4 (2.88%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.44%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.72%) VBA
12 1 (0.72%) Perl
12 1 (0.72%) AWK
12 1 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 43 (30.94%) Degree
2 14 (10.07%) ISEB
3 9 (6.47%) Sun Certification
4 8 (5.76%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.60%) PMP
5 5 (3.60%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.72%) MCP
7 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.91%) QA
2 8 (5.76%) ISO 8583
3 3 (2.16%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.16%) SLA
4 2 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.04%) VirtualBox
1 7 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.32%) Firmware
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (5.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (17.99%) Oracle
2 12 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.47%) HP
4 7 (5.04%) VMware
5 5 (3.60%) IBM
6 3 (2.16%) BEA
6 3 (2.16%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.44%) Sun
7 2 (1.44%) Adobe
7 2 (1.44%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.72%) Cisco
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SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35k to £55k + extensive benefits
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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