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 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 105 60 107
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +47
Permanent jobs citing Banking 51 100 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.12% 3.82% 1.40%
As % of the General category 5.78% 8.56% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 93 25
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,200 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £83,300 £77,000
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
882 1168 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.60% 44.67% 44.86%
Number of salaries quoted 690 889 749
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -9 28 £65,000 +57.57% 3
Hemel Hempstead -8 7 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Rickmansworth -20 4 £110,000 +29.41%
Welwyn Garden City -13 3 - -
St Albans -28 3 £50,000 +88.67%
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 90 (76.27%) Finance
2 39 (33.05%) Linux
3 38 (32.20%) Degree
4 36 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (30.51%) SDLC
5 34 (28.81%) XML
6 32 (27.12%) Java
6 32 (27.12%) Retail
7 28 (23.73%) UNIX
8 27 (22.88%) HTML
8 27 (22.88%) SQL
8 27 (22.88%) Project Management
9 26 (22.03%) Oracle
9 26 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (19.49%) C
10 23 (19.49%) JavaScript
10 23 (19.49%) Web Services
10 23 (19.49%) CSS
10 23 (19.49%) Computer Science
11 21 (17.80%) C++
11 21 (17.80%) Relational Database
12 20 (16.95%) Software Engineering
12 20 (16.95%) Spring
13 19 (16.10%) Telecoms
14 18 (15.25%) Windows
14 18 (15.25%) RDBMS
15 17 (14.41%) Waterfall
16 15 (12.71%) PRINCE2
16 15 (12.71%) Retail Banking
17 13 (11.02%) Software Testing

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 10 (8.47%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.63%) WebSphere
2 9 (7.63%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.39%) MQSeries
5 3 (2.54%) JBoss
6 2 (1.69%) IIS
6 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 10 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.69%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Finacle
2 9 (7.63%) Temenos T24
3 7 (5.93%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) SSL
2 3 (2.54%) IPv4
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) NFC
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.80%) Relational Database
2 18 (15.25%) RDBMS
3 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.78%) NonStop SQL
5 7 (5.93%) Informix
6 5 (4.24%) MySQL
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.54%) DB2
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (10.17%) Maven
2 6 (5.08%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.24%) Subversion
4 3 (2.54%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.54%) HP UFT
4 3 (2.54%) JIRA
4 3 (2.54%) Selenium
5 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.85%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.85%) Log4j
6 1 (0.85%) NUnit
6 1 (0.85%) Ant
6 1 (0.85%) JUnit
General
1 90 (76.27%) Finance
2 32 (27.12%) Retail
3 19 (16.10%) Telecoms
4 15 (12.71%) Retail Banking
5 7 (5.93%) Arabic Language
5 7 (5.93%) Russian Language
6 3 (2.54%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.69%) Law
7 2 (1.69%) Legal
7 2 (1.69%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.85%) Billing
8 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (22.88%) Analyst
2 26 (22.03%) Developer
3 22 (18.64%) Project Manager
4 19 (16.10%) Java Developer
5 16 (13.56%) Architect
6 13 (11.02%) Test Analyst
6 13 (11.02%) Programmer
6 13 (11.02%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) Senior Test Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.78%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Technical Specialist
9 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Architect
9 7 (5.93%) Software Test Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) Java Applications Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Senior Business Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.81%) XML
2 27 (22.88%) HTML
3 23 (19.49%) CSS
3 23 (19.49%) Web Services
4 20 (16.95%) Spring
5 13 (11.02%) .NET
6 12 (10.17%) Struts
6 12 (10.17%) Hibernate
7 11 (9.32%) JSP
8 10 (8.47%) Middleware
9 9 (7.63%) Java EE
10 8 (6.78%) Application Packaging
10 8 (6.78%) XSD
10 8 (6.78%) J2EE
11 7 (5.93%) XSLT
12 6 (5.08%) XSL
12 6 (5.08%) JSF
12 6 (5.08%) jQuery
12 6 (5.08%) RESTful
13 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (19.49%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.78%) PKI
5 4 (3.39%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.54%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.54%) Derivative
7 2 (1.69%) Life Science
8 1 (0.85%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.85%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 39 (33.05%) Linux
2 28 (23.73%) UNIX
3 18 (15.25%) Windows
4 10 (8.47%) HPUX
5 9 (7.63%) AIX
5 9 (7.63%) Android
5 9 (7.63%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (30.51%) SDLC
2 27 (22.88%) Project Management
3 20 (16.95%) Software Engineering
4 17 (14.41%) Waterfall
5 15 (12.71%) PRINCE2
6 13 (11.02%) Software Testing
6 13 (11.02%) Product Management
6 13 (11.02%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (10.17%) Risk Management
8 11 (9.32%) Regression Testing
9 10 (8.47%) MVC
9 10 (8.47%) OO
10 9 (7.63%) TDD
10 9 (7.63%) Test Scripting
11 8 (6.78%) Programme Management
11 8 (6.78%) Scrum
12 7 (5.93%) Document Management
12 7 (5.93%) Knowledge Management
12 7 (5.93%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.12%) Java
2 27 (22.88%) SQL
3 23 (19.49%) JavaScript
3 23 (19.49%) C
4 21 (17.80%) C++
5 12 (10.17%) Shell Script
6 9 (7.63%) T-SQL
7 8 (6.78%) PHP
8 5 (4.24%) C#
9 4 (3.39%) XPath
10 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.69%) Perl
11 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (32.20%) Degree
2 13 (11.02%) ISEB
3 9 (7.63%) PMP
3 9 (7.63%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.93%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.24%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) ISO 8583
2 6 (5.08%) QA
3 3 (2.54%) SLA
4 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (2.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (22.03%) Oracle
2 10 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.63%) HP
4 4 (3.39%) IBM
5 3 (2.54%) BEA
5 3 (2.54%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.54%) VMware
6 2 (1.69%) Adobe
7 1 (0.85%) Sun
7 1 (0.85%) Interwoven
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £76,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago