The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Banking 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.39% - -
As % of the General category 1.32% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £33,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Banking
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

General Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
151 157 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.67% 31.53% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 126 139 147
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,200 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Banking
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Banking Salary Trend in Lancashire

Banking
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared