The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 51 125 79
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -46
Permanent jobs citing Banking 116 31 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.67% 1.17% 2.83%
As % of the General category 10.51% 2.44% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 114 27 54
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.06%
General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1104 1273 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.43% 48.00% 44.92%
Number of salaries quoted 807 1011 867
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Banking
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford +36 77 £40,000 -33.33% 5
St Albans +2 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hemel Hempstead +10 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Rickmansworth +15 2 £77,500 +24.00%
Welwyn Garden City +21 1 - -
Harpenden +7 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £34,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £36,500 -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 155 (87.08%) Finance
2 98 (55.06%) Degree
3 69 (38.76%) UNIX
4 67 (37.64%) Oracle
5 63 (35.39%) Relational Database
6 59 (33.15%) Java
7 56 (31.46%) Linux
8 48 (26.97%) Computer Science
9 47 (26.40%) Retail
10 46 (25.84%) RDBMS
11 42 (23.60%) HTML
12 39 (21.91%) XML
13 36 (20.22%) Retail Banking
14 35 (19.66%) SQL
15 34 (19.10%) Software Engineering
16 33 (18.54%) Web Services
16 33 (18.54%) Shell Script
17 31 (17.42%) Informix
18 30 (16.85%) AIX
18 30 (16.85%) HPUX
19 26 (14.61%) JavaScript
19 26 (14.61%) ISO 8583
19 26 (14.61%) Internet
20 24 (13.48%) C++
20 24 (13.48%) C
21 22 (12.36%) ISTQB
22 21 (11.80%) Selenium
22 21 (11.80%) SWIFT
23 20 (11.24%) OO
24 19 (10.67%) WebLogic

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (10.67%) WebLogic
2 17 (9.55%) WebSphere
3 16 (8.99%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (8.99%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) IIS
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (5.06%) MS Office
2 2 (1.12%) MS Project
2 2 (1.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Finacle
1 2 (1.12%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.56%) FLEXCUBE
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.61%) Internet
2 14 (7.87%) SMS
3 7 (3.93%) ATM
4 1 (0.56%) Intranet
4 1 (0.56%) Extranet
4 1 (0.56%) Firewall
4 1 (0.56%) NFC
4 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (35.39%) Relational Database
2 46 (25.84%) RDBMS
3 31 (17.42%) Informix
4 17 (9.55%) DB2
5 10 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.49%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.93%) MS Access
8 6 (3.37%) MySQL
9 2 (1.12%) Big Data
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 7
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.56%) UniData
Development Applications
1 21 (11.80%) Selenium
2 17 (9.55%) Eclipse
2 17 (9.55%) Maven
3 15 (8.43%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (1.69%) Ant
5 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.56%) MSI
6 1 (0.56%) PVCS
6 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.56%) PhoneGap
6 1 (0.56%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 155 (87.08%) Finance
2 47 (26.40%) Retail
3 36 (20.22%) Retail Banking
4 11 (6.18%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.06%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Games
6 2 (1.12%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Marketing
6 2 (1.12%) Back Office
6 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (26.97%) Developer
2 45 (25.28%) Analyst
3 32 (17.98%) Business Analyst
3 32 (17.98%) Programmer
4 24 (13.48%) Architect
5 17 (9.55%) Banking Business Analyst
5 17 (9.55%) Java Developer
6 15 (8.43%) C Programmer
7 14 (7.87%) Test Engineer
7 14 (7.87%) Project Manager
8 13 (7.30%) Senior Architect
9 12 (6.74%) Test Analyst
10 11 (6.18%) Tester
10 11 (6.18%) Senior Test Engineer
10 11 (6.18%) Java Programmer
10 11 (6.18%) C++ Developer
11 10 (5.62%) C Developer
11 10 (5.62%) Software Engineer
12 8 (4.49%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (4.49%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.60%) HTML
2 39 (21.91%) XML
3 33 (18.54%) Web Services
4 18 (10.11%) Spring
4 18 (10.11%) JSP
5 16 (8.99%) Struts
5 16 (8.99%) JMS
5 16 (8.99%) Hibernate
6 5 (2.81%) Middleware
6 5 (2.81%) .NET
7 4 (2.25%) GWT
8 3 (1.69%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.12%) HTML5
9 2 (1.12%) WPF
10 1 (0.56%) LAMP
10 1 (0.56%) XML Schema
10 1 (0.56%) MSMQ
10 1 (0.56%) J2EE
10 1 (0.56%) XSLT
10 1 (0.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (26.97%) Computer Science
2 21 (11.80%) SWIFT
3 18 (10.11%) Open Source
4 14 (7.87%) IVR
4 14 (7.87%) APACS
4 14 (7.87%) Cryptography
5 12 (6.74%) PKI
6 7 (3.93%) EFT
7 6 (3.37%) Kindle
8 5 (2.81%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.81%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.81%) Statistics
9 4 (2.25%) Derivative
9 4 (2.25%) Equities
9 4 (2.25%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.12%) Online Banking
11 2 (1.12%) Online Games
11 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.12%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 69 (38.76%) UNIX
2 56 (31.46%) Linux
3 30 (16.85%) AIX
3 30 (16.85%) HPUX
4 8 (4.49%) Windows
5 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.12%) Android
7 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.10%) Software Engineering
2 20 (11.24%) OO
3 18 (10.11%) ERP
4 17 (9.55%) TDD
4 17 (9.55%) Software Testing
5 16 (8.99%) Project Planning
5 16 (8.99%) Test Scripting
5 16 (8.99%) Project Management
6 15 (8.43%) Time Management
6 15 (8.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 14 (7.87%) Data Security
7 14 (7.87%) Automation Testing
8 12 (6.74%) Security Architecture
8 12 (6.74%) Business Analysis
8 12 (6.74%) Service Delivery
9 8 (4.49%) Data Architecture
10 7 (3.93%) Six Sigma
10 7 (3.93%) Automated Testing
11 6 (3.37%) Manual Testing
11 6 (3.37%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 59 (33.15%) Java
2 35 (19.66%) SQL
3 33 (18.54%) Shell Script
4 26 (14.61%) JavaScript
5 24 (13.48%) C++
5 24 (13.48%) C
6 15 (8.43%) Python
6 15 (8.43%) Perl
7 6 (3.37%) VB
8 5 (2.81%) AWK
9 4 (2.25%) C#
10 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.56%) XAML
11 1 (0.56%) PHP
11 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 98 (55.06%) Degree
2 22 (12.36%) ISTQB
3 15 (8.43%) CCA
4 3 (1.69%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) CISSP
5 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.56%) CISA
5 1 (0.56%) CISM
5 1 (0.56%) CCNA
5 1 (0.56%) GWAPT
5 1 (0.56%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.61%) ISO 8583
2 19 (10.67%) QA
3 15 (8.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (8.43%) PCI DSS
4 12 (6.74%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (37.64%) Oracle
2 16 (8.99%) TIBCO
3 12 (6.74%) HP
4 10 (5.62%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.81%) Tripwire
6 2 (1.12%) Planview
7 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.56%) Temenos
7 1 (0.56%) JBoss
7 1 (0.56%) jBASE
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare,Share options
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus x2, up to 30 days holiday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
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