The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 152 131 136
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 5 19 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.21% 0.73% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.57% 1.62% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 7
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -35.17%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Retail 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
875 1173 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.86% 44.96% 44.75%
Number of salaries quoted 681 897 749
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,750 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Hertfordshire region.

Retail Banking Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Retail 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 Retail Banking within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Welwyn Garden City -10 3 - -
Watford -11 2 £50,000 +7.52%
Retail Banking
East of England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) ISEB
3 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (46.67%) Validation
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Knowledge Management
3 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
3 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
3 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) SDLC
4 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (40.00%) Finacle
4 6 (40.00%) FLEXCUBE
4 6 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) UML
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 6 (40.00%) Finacle
2 2 (13.33%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (100.00%) Banking
1 15 (100.00%) Retail
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Validation
1 7 (46.67%) Scrum
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (46.67%) Knowledge Management
1 7 (46.67%) Software Testing
1 7 (46.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (46.67%) SDLC
2 6 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
1 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISEB
1 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft