The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 39 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Banking 15 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.45% 0.86% 0.24%
As % of the General category 11.45% 2.83% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 1
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Banking
Bedfordshire

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

General Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
131 106 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 30.11% 30.46% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 102 81 84
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Banking
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Banking Salary Trend in Luton

Banking
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Luton region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Luton

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 16 (64.00%) Finance
1 16 (64.00%) Retail
2 15 (60.00%) Java
3 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (36.00%) C#
4 9 (36.00%) .NET
4 9 (36.00%) Oracle
4 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (32.00%) HTML
5 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) VB
5 8 (32.00%) Classic ASP
5 8 (32.00%) CSS
5 8 (32.00%) XML
5 8 (32.00%) PowerBuilder
6 7 (28.00%) OOP
6 7 (28.00%) Time Management
6 7 (28.00%) Software Architecture
7 4 (16.00%) C++
7 4 (16.00%) J2EE
7 4 (16.00%) MFC
7 4 (16.00%) EJB
7 4 (16.00%) JSP
7 4 (16.00%) STL
7 4 (16.00%) J2SE
7 4 (16.00%) Service Management
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (16.00%) TOGAF

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (4.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
1 16 (64.00%) Retail
2 9 (36.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (16.00%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) Classic ASP
2 8 (32.00%) CSS
2 8 (32.00%) XML
2 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) J2SE
3 4 (16.00%) JSP
3 4 (16.00%) STL
3 4 (16.00%) EJB
3 4 (16.00%) J2EE
3 4 (16.00%) MFC
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) EMV
1 3 (12.00%) EFT
2 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) OOP
1 7 (28.00%) Time Management
1 7 (28.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) Service Management
2 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (16.00%) DoDAF
2 4 (16.00%) MODAF
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) Business Development
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.00%) Analytics
5 1 (4.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.00%) Stress Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) VB
4 4 (16.00%) C++
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle