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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 89 60 94
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +34
Permanent jobs citing Banking 70 90 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.91% 3.64% 1.93%
As % of the General category 7.63% 8.41% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 58 83 38
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £83,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
918 1070 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.12% 43.25% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 743 834 722
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £90,000
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 31 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 31 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 +21 48 £57,500 +35.29% 5
Welwyn Garden City -7 5 £57,500 +0.87%
Hemel Hempstead -3 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Berkhamsted +6 3 - -
Rickmansworth -22 3 £110,000 +30.56%
St Albans -27 2 £50,000 +85.18%
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 -
Banking
East of England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 110 (85.27%) Finance
2 44 (34.11%) Degree
3 36 (27.91%) Linux
4 35 (27.13%) SDLC
5 34 (26.36%) Project Management
5 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (25.58%) Retail
7 32 (24.81%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (24.03%) XML
9 30 (23.26%) Oracle
10 27 (20.93%) HTML
10 27 (20.93%) Java
10 27 (20.93%) UNIX
11 23 (17.83%) Computer Science
12 21 (16.28%) C
12 21 (16.28%) CSS
12 21 (16.28%) Relational Database
13 20 (15.50%) Retail Banking
14 19 (14.73%) Web Services
14 19 (14.73%) PRINCE2
14 19 (14.73%) SQL
14 19 (14.73%) Telecoms
15 18 (13.95%) JavaScript
15 18 (13.95%) RDBMS
15 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
16 17 (13.18%) C++
17 16 (12.40%) Windows
17 16 (12.40%) Risk Management
17 16 (12.40%) Spring
18 15 (11.63%) Shell Script

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 9 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.20%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.88%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.33%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.55%) IIS
5 2 (1.55%) JBoss
5 2 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) MS Office
3 2 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (8.53%) Finacle
2 8 (6.20%) FLEXCUBE
3 7 (5.43%) Temenos T24
3 7 (5.43%) SAP FI
3 7 (5.43%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (5.43%) SAP CO
4 4 (3.10%) SAP CRM
5 3 (2.33%) SAP SD
5 3 (2.33%) SAP PS
5 3 (2.33%) SAP HCM
5 3 (2.33%) SAP FI-AP
5 3 (2.33%) SAP FI-AR
5 3 (2.33%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) SSL
2 1 (0.78%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.28%) Relational Database
2 18 (13.95%) RDBMS
3 9 (6.98%) Informix
4 8 (6.20%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.20%) NonStop SQL
5 4 (3.10%) MySQL
6 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.33%) Big Data
6 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (2.33%) DB2
6 3 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Maven
2 5 (3.88%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.33%) HP UFT
3 3 (2.33%) JIRA
3 3 (2.33%) Selenium
4 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.78%) NUnit
5 1 (0.78%) Subversion
General
1 110 (85.27%) Finance
2 33 (25.58%) Retail
3 20 (15.50%) Retail Banking
4 19 (14.73%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.43%) Arabic Language
5 7 (5.43%) Russian Language
6 5 (3.88%) Billing
7 4 (3.10%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.55%) Law
8 2 (1.55%) Legal
9 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (22.48%) Project Manager
2 26 (20.16%) Analyst
3 22 (17.05%) Developer
4 14 (10.85%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.85%) Architect
5 13 (10.08%) Business Analyst
6 12 (9.30%) Programmer
7 10 (7.75%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (6.20%) Test Analyst
10 7 (5.43%) Technical Specialist
10 7 (5.43%) Agile Project Manager
11 6 (4.65%) Banking Business Analyst
11 6 (4.65%) Software Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
12 5 (3.88%) Software Test Analyst
13 4 (3.10%) Java Applications Developer
13 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Architect
13 4 (3.10%) Team Leader
13 4 (3.10%) SAP Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (24.03%) XML
2 27 (20.93%) HTML
3 21 (16.28%) CSS
4 19 (14.73%) Web Services
5 16 (12.40%) Spring
6 11 (8.53%) .NET
7 8 (6.20%) JSP
7 8 (6.20%) Struts
7 8 (6.20%) Hibernate
7 8 (6.20%) Application Packaging
8 7 (5.43%) Middleware
9 6 (4.65%) XSL
10 5 (3.88%) XSD
10 5 (3.88%) J2EE
11 4 (3.10%) Java EE
12 3 (2.33%) .NET Framework
12 3 (2.33%) JSF
12 3 (2.33%) LINQ
12 3 (2.33%) jQuery
12 3 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.81%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (17.83%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.20%) PKI
4 7 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.10%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.33%) Derivative
6 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.55%) Replication
7 2 (1.55%) Life Science
7 2 (1.55%) User Experience
7 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.91%) Linux
2 27 (20.93%) UNIX
3 16 (12.40%) Windows
4 11 (8.53%) AIX
4 11 (8.53%) HPUX
5 9 (6.98%) Android
5 9 (6.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.13%) SDLC
2 34 (26.36%) Project Management
2 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (14.73%) PRINCE2
4 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
5 16 (12.40%) Risk Management
6 14 (10.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (10.85%) Waterfall
7 10 (7.75%) Product Management
7 10 (7.75%) Problem Management
7 10 (7.75%) Document Management
7 10 (7.75%) Six Sigma
8 9 (6.98%) TDD
8 9 (6.98%) Software Testing
9 8 (6.20%) Programme Management
9 8 (6.20%) GAP Analysis
9 8 (6.20%) UML
10 7 (5.43%) Regression Testing
10 7 (5.43%) Scrum
11 6 (4.65%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.93%) Java
2 21 (16.28%) C
3 19 (14.73%) SQL
4 18 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 17 (13.18%) C++
6 15 (11.63%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.20%) PHP
8 7 (5.43%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.10%) Perl
9 4 (3.10%) Python
10 3 (2.33%) C#
10 3 (2.33%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (34.11%) Degree
2 13 (10.08%) PMP
2 13 (10.08%) PMI Certification
3 11 (8.53%) ISEB
4 5 (3.88%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.33%) ACCA
5 3 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.78%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.78%) MBA
7 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) ISO 8583
2 6 (4.65%) QA
3 3 (2.33%) SLA
4 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (23.26%) Oracle
2 9 (6.98%) HP
3 8 (6.20%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.43%) SAP
5 3 (2.33%) IBM
5 3 (2.33%) BEA
5 3 (2.33%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.55%) Adobe
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