The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 25 46 66
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Banking 26 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.52% 2.29% 0.63%
As % of the General category 17.93% 5.91% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 4
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
145 186 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.34% 38.75% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 98 147 158
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Banking
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Banking Salary Trend in Merseyside

Banking
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Banking Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Banking
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +23 26 £62,500 +4.16% 1
Banking
North West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Banking.

1 85 (90.43%) Finance
2 58 (61.70%) ITIL
3 57 (60.64%) Microsoft
4 45 (47.87%) Windows
5 38 (40.43%) Wealth Management
6 35 (37.23%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (37.23%) Citrix
7 34 (36.17%) Change Management
8 32 (34.04%) Windows Server
9 31 (32.98%) SQL
9 31 (32.98%) SQL Server
10 29 (30.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 28 (29.79%) ITIL V3
12 27 (28.72%) Data Centre
12 27 (28.72%) Project Management
13 26 (27.66%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (27.66%) Microsoft App-V
13 26 (27.66%) Infrastructure Management
13 26 (27.66%) Degree
14 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (26.60%) SLA
15 24 (25.53%) MS Office
16 22 (23.40%) IIS
16 22 (23.40%) HP
16 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
16 22 (23.40%) SAN
16 22 (23.40%) JIRA
17 21 (22.34%) Credit Risk
17 21 (22.34%) Time Management
17 21 (22.34%) SWIFT

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (23.40%) IIS
2 20 (21.28%) Confluence
3 8 (8.51%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.38%) CMS
5 4 (4.26%) Apache
5 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.26%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.13%) JBoss
7 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (25.53%) MS Office
2 7 (7.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.15%) IaaS
1 18 (19.15%) PaaS
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.40%) SAN
2 6 (6.38%) VPN
3 2 (2.13%) ATM
3 2 (2.13%) DHCP
3 2 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.98%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (23.40%) JIRA
2 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 85 (90.43%) Finance
2 9 (9.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (40.43%) Analyst
2 24 (25.53%) Applications Support
3 23 (24.47%) Applications Support Analyst
3 23 (24.47%) Support Analyst
4 18 (19.15%) Banking Analyst
5 13 (13.83%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 13 (13.83%) Team Leader
6 11 (11.70%) Tester
7 10 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (10.64%) Senior Support Analyst
8 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) Penetration Tester
8 9 (9.57%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (8.51%) Citrix Team Leader
9 8 (8.51%) Service Analyst
10 7 (7.45%) Business Manager
10 7 (7.45%) Server Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Windows Server Engineer
11 6 (6.38%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) Web Services
2 2 (2.13%) .NET
2 2 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (37.23%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (28.72%) Data Centre
3 21 (22.34%) Credit Risk
3 21 (22.34%) SWIFT
4 20 (21.28%) Wiki
5 17 (18.09%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (15.96%) Mathematics
7 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
8 9 (9.57%) Client/Server
8 9 (9.57%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (6.38%) Blackberry
9 6 (6.38%) Data Integration
9 6 (6.38%) iPad
9 6 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (4.26%) iPhone
11 2 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.87%) Windows
2 32 (34.04%) Windows Server
3 25 (26.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.38%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.13%) Linux
7 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (61.70%) ITIL
2 38 (40.43%) Wealth Management
3 34 (36.17%) Change Management
4 29 (30.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (29.79%) ITIL V3
6 27 (28.72%) Project Management
7 26 (27.66%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (27.66%) Infrastructure Management
8 21 (22.34%) Data Analysis
8 21 (22.34%) Time Management
9 20 (21.28%) Converged Infrastructure
10 18 (19.15%) Service Delivery
11 16 (17.02%) TOGAF
12 14 (14.89%) Service Management
13 11 (11.70%) Information Security
13 11 (11.70%) SIEM
14 9 (9.57%) Line Management
14 9 (9.57%) Malware Analysis
14 9 (9.57%) Reverse Engineering
14 9 (9.57%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (32.98%) SQL
2 21 (22.34%) PowerShell
3 17 (18.09%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (27.66%) Degree
2 22 (23.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (19.15%) Citrix Certification
4 17 (18.09%) ISTQB
4 17 (18.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.26%) MCDST
6 2 (2.13%) CCNA
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.13%) CISM
6 2 (2.13%) CISSP
6 2 (2.13%) EMC Certification
6 2 (2.13%) ISEB
6 2 (2.13%) MCSE
7 1 (1.06%) CASP
7 1 (1.06%) CISA
7 1 (1.06%) CRISC
7 1 (1.06%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.06%) ISSEP
7 1 (1.06%) ISSMP
7 1 (1.06%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (26.60%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 26 (27.66%) Microsoft App-V
2 21 (22.34%) XenApp
3 10 (10.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (21.28%) EdgeSight
1 20 (21.28%) Nagios
1 20 (21.28%) SCOM
1 20 (21.28%) SCOrch
2 17 (18.09%) SCCM
3 4 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 57 (60.64%) Microsoft
2 35 (37.23%) Citrix
3 22 (23.40%) HP
4 21 (22.34%) Bloomberg
4 21 (22.34%) Reuters
5 10 (10.64%) Remedy
6 6 (6.38%) OpenText
6 6 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.26%) Intel Security
7 4 (4.26%) Symantec
8 3 (3.19%) IBM
8 3 (3.19%) SimCorp
9 2 (2.13%) Cisco
9 2 (2.13%) EMC
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle
9 2 (2.13%) Software AG
9 2 (2.13%) VMware
10 1 (1.06%) Informatica
10 1 (1.06%) SAP
10 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow