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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 78 52 121
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +69
Permanent jobs citing Banking 68 100 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.24% 4.41% 1.44%
As % of the General category 8.34% 9.92% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 64 98 35
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
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
815 1008 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.77% 44.44% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 626 735 1068
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 £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -14 35 £43,750 +9.37% 7
Rickmansworth -2 11 £47,500 -32.14% 1
St Albans -19 6 £36,250 -27.50% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 - - 1
Stevenage +16 1 £35,000 -4.10%
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 145 (72.50%) Finance
2 89 (44.50%) Retail
3 65 (32.50%) Degree
4 53 (26.50%) Java
5 49 (24.50%) Linux
6 48 (24.00%) SQL
7 44 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
8 42 (21.00%) Retail Banking
9 40 (20.00%) UNIX
10 38 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (18.00%) C++
12 35 (17.50%) C
12 35 (17.50%) Relational Database
12 35 (17.50%) Finacle
13 34 (17.00%) Computer Science
14 33 (16.50%) Temenos T24
14 33 (16.50%) Oracle
14 33 (16.50%) Web Services
15 32 (16.00%) Spring
16 31 (15.50%) XML
16 31 (15.50%) Waterfall
17 30 (15.00%) Software Engineering
18 28 (14.00%) MVC
18 28 (14.00%) RDBMS
19 27 (13.50%) Product Management
20 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
21 25 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
22 24 (12.00%) Telecoms
23 22 (11.00%) Middleware
24 21 (10.50%) Struts

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (7.50%) WebLogic
3 15 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.50%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.00%) MQSeries
6 4 (2.00%) JBoss
7 2 (1.00%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.00%) IIS
8 1 (0.50%) Confluence
8 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.00%) MS Office
3 3 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 35 (17.50%) Finacle
2 33 (16.50%) Temenos T24
3 17 (8.50%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (1.00%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.00%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.00%) IPv4
2 9 (4.50%) Internet
3 8 (4.00%) SSL
4 6 (3.00%) SMS
5 2 (1.00%) HTTP
6 1 (0.50%) VPN
6 1 (0.50%) VoIP
6 1 (0.50%) ATM
6 1 (0.50%) PBX
6 1 (0.50%) UPnP
6 1 (0.50%) DLNA
6 1 (0.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.50%) Relational Database
2 28 (14.00%) RDBMS
3 9 (4.50%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.00%) OLAP
4 8 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.00%) NonStop SQL
4 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (3.00%) PerformancePoint
5 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (3.00%) DB2
6 5 (2.50%) Informix
7 4 (2.00%) MySQL
8 3 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 19 (9.50%) Maven
2 13 (6.50%) Subversion
3 10 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (5.00%) SoapUI
4 9 (4.50%) JIRA
5 7 (3.50%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.50%) Selenium
7 2 (1.00%) Log4j
7 2 (1.00%) Ant
7 2 (1.00%) JUnit
7 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 145 (72.50%) Finance
2 89 (44.50%) Retail
3 42 (21.00%) Retail Banking
4 24 (12.00%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.50%) Financial Institution
6 10 (5.00%) Marketing
7 5 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.50%) Advertising
8 4 (2.00%) Law
9 3 (1.50%) Legal
9 3 (1.50%) Arabic Language
9 3 (1.50%) Russian Language
10 2 (1.00%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.00%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.50%) International Banking
11 1 (0.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 76 (38.00%) Analyst
2 54 (27.00%) Developer
3 46 (23.00%) Business Analyst
4 32 (16.00%) Architect
5 25 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
6 23 (11.50%) Java Developer
7 21 (10.50%) Enterprise Architect
8 20 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (9.00%) Programmer
10 17 (8.50%) Senior Developer
11 15 (7.50%) Software Developer
12 14 (7.00%) Test Analyst
13 11 (5.50%) Senior Business Analyst
14 10 (5.00%) Software Engineer
14 10 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
15 9 (4.50%) Consultant
15 9 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
16 8 (4.00%) Test Manager
16 8 (4.00%) Project Manager
16 8 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.50%) Web Services
2 32 (16.00%) Spring
3 31 (15.50%) XML
4 22 (11.00%) Middleware
5 21 (10.50%) Hibernate
5 21 (10.50%) Struts
6 18 (9.00%) JSP
7 17 (8.50%) .NET
7 17 (8.50%) Java EE
8 16 (8.00%) RESTful
9 15 (7.50%) XSD
9 15 (7.50%) XSLT
10 14 (7.00%) HTML
10 14 (7.00%) CSS
10 14 (7.00%) jQuery
10 14 (7.00%) JSF
11 12 (6.00%) Servlets
11 12 (6.00%) SOAP
11 12 (6.00%) J2EE
12 11 (5.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 44 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (17.00%) Computer Science
3 25 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (6.50%) SWIFT
5 10 (5.00%) Client/Server
6 9 (4.50%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.00%) PKI
8 6 (3.00%) APACS
8 6 (3.00%) IVR
8 6 (3.00%) Cryptography
8 6 (3.00%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (3.00%) Open Source
9 2 (1.00%) PMI
9 2 (1.00%) Life Science
9 2 (1.00%) Online Gambling
9 2 (1.00%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.50%) PDA
10 1 (0.50%) Derivative
10 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 49 (24.50%) Linux
2 40 (20.00%) UNIX
3 19 (9.50%) HPUX
4 17 (8.50%) Solaris
4 17 (8.50%) Windows
4 17 (8.50%) AIX
5 6 (3.00%) Android
5 6 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (15.50%) Waterfall
3 30 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 28 (14.00%) MVC
5 27 (13.50%) Product Management
6 20 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 20 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 18 (9.00%) Use Case
7 18 (9.00%) UML
7 18 (9.00%) OO
8 17 (8.50%) GAP Analysis
9 15 (7.50%) Project Management
9 15 (7.50%) Regression Testing
10 14 (7.00%) Data Modelling
10 14 (7.00%) Software Testing
10 14 (7.00%) Test Scripting
11 12 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (5.00%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 53 (26.50%) Java
2 48 (24.00%) SQL
3 36 (18.00%) C++
4 35 (17.50%) C
5 26 (13.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 16 (8.00%) T-SQL
8 15 (7.50%) C#
9 12 (6.00%) XPath
10 6 (3.00%) Assembly Language
10 6 (3.00%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.00%) VBA
11 4 (2.00%) MUMPS
12 2 (1.00%) Perl
12 2 (1.00%) AWK
12 2 (1.00%) Korn
13 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 65 (32.50%) Degree
2 12 (6.00%) Sun Certification
3 9 (4.50%) ISEB
4 6 (3.00%) CCA
4 6 (3.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.00%) ACCA
7 2 (1.00%) CIMA
7 2 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.50%) PMP
8 1 (0.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.50%) ISO 8583
1 17 (8.50%) QA
2 8 (4.00%) Solvency II
3 6 (3.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (5.00%) VirtualBox
2 6 (3.00%) Firmware
3 3 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (16.50%) Oracle
2 13 (6.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.00%) VMware
4 9 (4.50%) HP
5 8 (4.00%) IBM
6 6 (3.00%) TIBCO
7 5 (2.50%) BEA
8 4 (2.00%) Sun
9 2 (1.00%) SAP
9 2 (1.00%) Cisco
9 2 (1.00%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.50%) Citrix
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