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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 35 42 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Banking 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.81% 1.00% 2.01%
As % of the General category 2.27% 3.23% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Average salary £54,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.25% -9.41%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
88 93 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 35.63% 31.10% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 74 83 153
Average salary £45,000 £40,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Retail
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) MQSeries
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Fiserv

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Finacle
1 2 (22.22%) Temenos T24
1 2 (22.22%) FLEXCUBE
1 2 (22.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (55.56%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Development
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) C
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 2 (22.22%) Fiserv
3 2 (22.22%) Avaloq