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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 84 50 127
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +77
Permanent jobs citing Banking 63 116 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.85% 4.68% 1.17%
As % of the General category 7.45% 10.53% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 60 114 27
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £62,500
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
846 1102 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.26% 44.44% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 647 805 1011
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -19 28 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Rickmansworth +4 12 £47,500 -38.70%
St Albans -9 7 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -28 3 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Welwyn Garden City -10 2 - -
Stevenage +16 1 £35,000 -4.10%
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 130 (71.43%) Finance
2 81 (44.51%) Retail
3 58 (31.87%) Degree
4 55 (30.22%) Java
5 52 (28.57%) Linux
6 46 (25.27%) SQL
7 43 (23.63%) Analytical Skills
8 39 (21.43%) UNIX
9 38 (20.88%) C
9 38 (20.88%) C++
10 37 (20.33%) XML
10 37 (20.33%) Retail Banking
11 35 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (19.23%) Web Services
12 33 (18.13%) Finacle
12 33 (18.13%) Computer Science
13 32 (17.58%) Spring
14 30 (16.48%) Oracle
14 30 (16.48%) Waterfall
14 30 (16.48%) Relational Database
15 29 (15.93%) Product Management
15 29 (15.93%) Temenos T24
15 29 (15.93%) Software Engineering
16 27 (14.84%) MVC
16 27 (14.84%) JavaScript
17 24 (13.19%) Telecoms
17 24 (13.19%) RDBMS
17 24 (13.19%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (11.54%) Middleware
18 21 (11.54%) Struts

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 20 (10.99%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (8.24%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 9 (4.95%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.40%) MQSeries
7 4 (2.20%) JBoss
8 2 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.55%) IIS
9 1 (0.55%) Confluence
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (18.13%) Finacle
2 29 (15.93%) Temenos T24
3 16 (8.79%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.55%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.55%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.49%) IPv4
2 8 (4.40%) SSL
3 6 (3.30%) Internet
4 3 (1.65%) SMS
5 2 (1.10%) HTTP
6 1 (0.55%) VPN
6 1 (0.55%) ATM
6 1 (0.55%) UPnP
6 1 (0.55%) DLNA
6 1 (0.55%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.48%) Relational Database
2 24 (13.19%) RDBMS
3 9 (4.95%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.40%) OLAP
4 8 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.40%) NonStop SQL
4 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.30%) PerformancePoint
5 6 (3.30%) DB2
6 5 (2.75%) Informix
7 4 (2.20%) MySQL
7 4 (2.20%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.20%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (11.54%) Maven
2 13 (7.14%) Subversion
3 10 (5.49%) SoapUI
4 9 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.95%) JIRA
5 7 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.65%) Selenium
7 2 (1.10%) Log4j
7 2 (1.10%) Ant
7 2 (1.10%) JUnit
8 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 130 (71.43%) Finance
2 81 (44.51%) Retail
3 37 (20.33%) Retail Banking
4 24 (13.19%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.49%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.95%) Marketing
7 6 (3.30%) Arabic Language
7 6 (3.30%) Russian Language
8 4 (2.20%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.20%) Advertising
8 4 (2.20%) Law
9 3 (1.65%) Legal
10 1 (0.55%) Billing
10 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.55%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.55%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (35.71%) Analyst
2 53 (29.12%) Developer
3 37 (20.33%) Business Analyst
4 31 (17.03%) Architect
5 25 (13.74%) Java Developer
6 20 (10.99%) Enterprise Architect
7 19 (10.44%) Programmer
7 19 (10.44%) Senior Analyst
8 17 (9.34%) Senior Developer
8 17 (9.34%) Banking Business Analyst
9 14 (7.69%) Test Analyst
10 13 (7.14%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (4.95%) Senior Test Analyst
12 9 (4.95%) Project Manager
12 9 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.95%) Senior Business Analyst
13 8 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 7 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 7 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (20.33%) XML
2 35 (19.23%) Web Services
3 32 (17.58%) Spring
4 21 (11.54%) Middleware
4 21 (11.54%) Hibernate
4 21 (11.54%) Struts
5 19 (10.44%) .NET
6 18 (9.89%) JSP
7 17 (9.34%) CSS
7 17 (9.34%) HTML
7 17 (9.34%) Java EE
8 16 (8.79%) RESTful
9 15 (8.24%) XSLT
9 15 (8.24%) XSD
10 14 (7.69%) JSF
11 13 (7.14%) jQuery
12 12 (6.59%) Servlets
12 12 (6.59%) SOAP
13 11 (6.04%) J2EE
13 11 (6.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 43 (23.63%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (18.13%) Computer Science
3 24 (13.19%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.49%) SWIFT
4 10 (5.49%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.40%) PKI
5 8 (4.40%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.30%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (3.30%) Open Source
7 3 (1.65%) Derivative
7 3 (1.65%) APACS
7 3 (1.65%) IVR
7 3 (1.65%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.10%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.10%) PMI
8 2 (1.10%) Life Science
8 2 (1.10%) Online Gambling
9 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 52 (28.57%) Linux
2 39 (21.43%) UNIX
3 21 (11.54%) Windows
4 17 (9.34%) HPUX
5 15 (8.24%) Solaris
5 15 (8.24%) AIX
6 10 (5.49%) Android
6 10 (5.49%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.48%) Waterfall
3 29 (15.93%) Product Management
3 29 (15.93%) Software Engineering
4 27 (14.84%) MVC
5 18 (9.89%) OO
6 17 (9.34%) UML
6 17 (9.34%) Use Case
7 16 (8.79%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (8.79%) Project Planning
7 16 (8.79%) GAP Analysis
8 15 (8.24%) Regression Testing
9 14 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 14 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 13 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (7.14%) Project Management
10 13 (7.14%) Data Modelling
11 11 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (6.04%) Document Management
12 10 (5.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 55 (30.22%) Java
2 46 (25.27%) SQL
3 38 (20.88%) C
3 38 (20.88%) C++
4 27 (14.84%) JavaScript
5 16 (8.79%) T-SQL
5 16 (8.79%) Shell Script
6 13 (7.14%) C#
7 12 (6.59%) XPath
8 6 (3.30%) Assembly Language
9 4 (2.20%) PHP
9 4 (2.20%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.65%) MUMPS
11 2 (1.10%) VBA
12 1 (0.55%) Perl
12 1 (0.55%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.55%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.55%) AWK
12 1 (0.55%) Korn
Qualifications
1 58 (31.87%) Degree
2 12 (6.59%) Sun Certification
3 11 (6.04%) ISEB
4 7 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.20%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.65%) CCA
6 3 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.10%) PMP
8 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.55%) ACCA
8 1 (0.55%) CIMA
8 1 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.69%) ISO 8583
1 14 (7.69%) QA
2 8 (4.40%) Solvency II
3 3 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.65%) SLA
3 3 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (5.49%) VirtualBox
2 6 (3.30%) Firmware
3 3 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (16.48%) Oracle
2 13 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.49%) VMware
4 9 (4.95%) HP
5 8 (4.40%) IBM
6 6 (3.30%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.65%) BEA
8 2 (1.10%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.10%) Cisco
8 2 (1.10%) Sun
9 1 (0.55%) Citrix
9 1 (0.55%) SAP
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum including Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Shares, Pension, Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sogeti
Posted: 6 days ago