The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 47 61 110
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +49
Permanent jobs citing Banking 322 291 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.79% 3.97% 2.01%
As % of the General category 12.81% 9.74% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 218 217 124
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Banking
England

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

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2513 2988 2625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.37% 40.71% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1951 2326 2137
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,075 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 the North West

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Banking
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Banking Salary Trend in the North West

Banking
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in the North West

Banking
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester +9 195 £48,500 -1.02% 47
Cheshire +6 98 £55,000 - 32
Merseyside +14 25 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Lancashire - 2 £33,250 -
Cumbria -7 1 £47,500 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 341 (61.66%) Finance
2 217 (39.24%) Retail
3 121 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (17.18%) Project Management
5 84 (15.19%) Degree
6 80 (14.47%) Oracle
7 79 (14.29%) SQL
7 79 (14.29%) Investment Banking
8 72 (13.02%) Java
8 72 (13.02%) Mentoring
9 71 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
9 71 (12.84%) IBM
10 67 (12.12%) PRINCE2
11 65 (11.75%) Retail Banking
12 61 (11.03%) Business Analysis
13 60 (10.85%) Information Security
14 56 (10.13%) UNIX
15 52 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (9.22%) Change Management
17 50 (9.04%) Microsoft
18 48 (8.68%) Linux
19 47 (8.50%) HTML
20 45 (8.14%) Scrum
20 45 (8.14%) QA
21 44 (7.96%) Risk Management
21 44 (7.96%) Process Management
21 44 (7.96%) SDLC
22 40 (7.23%) JavaScript
23 39 (7.05%) Management Information System
24 37 (6.69%) Web Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 21 (3.80%) WebSphere
2 18 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.07%) CMS
4 13 (2.35%) Apache
5 12 (2.17%) SAS
6 10 (1.81%) Apache Pig
7 9 (1.63%) Apache Spark
7 9 (1.63%) CICS
8 7 (1.27%) Confluence
9 5 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.90%) IIS
9 5 (0.90%) JBoss
10 4 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.54%) iPlanet
12 2 (0.36%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Self-Service HR
13 1 (0.18%) WordPress
13 1 (0.18%) Liferay
13 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 26 (4.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 22 (3.98%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.80%) MS Office
4 8 (1.45%) MS Project
5 5 (0.90%) SPSS
6 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.63%) SAP FI
1 9 (1.63%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (1.63%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.72%) PaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.44%) HTTP
1 19 (3.44%) HTTPS
2 10 (1.81%) SAN
2 10 (1.81%) ATM
3 8 (1.45%) Firewall
4 5 (0.90%) Network Security
4 5 (0.90%) Internet
5 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.36%) LDAP
6 2 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.18%) Wireless
7 1 (0.18%) DNS
7 1 (0.18%) VoIP
7 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.34%) Big Data
2 23 (4.16%) Hadoop
3 18 (3.25%) Oracle Database
4 17 (3.07%) MySQL
5 15 (2.71%) SQL Server
5 15 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.53%) IBM BigInsights
7 12 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.45%) Data Mining
9 7 (1.27%) Easytrieve
9 7 (1.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.08%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.08%) IBM InfoSphere
10 6 (1.08%) Informix
11 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (3.80%) ClearCase
2 19 (3.44%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.25%) Jasmine
4 16 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (2.89%) Visual Studio
5 12 (2.17%) JIRA
6 10 (1.81%) Subversion
7 9 (1.63%) Git (software)
8 8 (1.45%) Selenium
9 7 (1.27%) Ant
10 6 (1.08%) Maven
10 6 (1.08%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.08%) SonarQube
11 4 (0.72%) JUnit
11 4 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.54%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.54%) SilkTest
12 3 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.54%) Rational Functional Tester
13 2 (0.36%) MSI
General
1 341 (61.66%) Finance
2 217 (39.24%) Retail
3 79 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 65 (11.75%) Retail Banking
5 24 (4.34%) Corporate Banking
5 24 (4.34%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.44%) Financial Institution
7 16 (2.89%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.53%) Games
8 14 (2.53%) Back Office
9 10 (1.81%) Legal
10 9 (1.63%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.72%) Law
11 4 (0.72%) Marketing
12 3 (0.54%) Billing
13 1 (0.18%) iGaming
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 126 (22.78%) Analyst
2 67 (12.12%) Developer
3 57 (10.31%) Business Analyst
4 49 (8.86%) Architect
5 45 (8.14%) Project Manager
6 37 (6.69%) Consultant
7 25 (4.52%) Technical Specialist
8 24 (4.34%) Graduate
9 22 (3.98%) Test Analyst
10 15 (2.71%) UNIX Specialist
10 15 (2.71%) Security Architect
11 13 (2.35%) Security Engineer
11 13 (2.35%) DBA
11 13 (2.35%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (2.17%) Administrator
12 12 (2.17%) Service Manager
12 12 (2.17%) Software Developer
12 12 (2.17%) Head of Technology
12 12 (2.17%) Technology Consultant
13 11 (1.99%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.50%) HTML
2 37 (6.69%) Web Services
3 32 (5.79%) .NET
4 31 (5.61%) HTML5
5 28 (5.06%) CSS
6 25 (4.52%) jQuery
7 21 (3.80%) XML
8 19 (3.44%) CSS3
8 19 (3.44%) Backbone.js
8 19 (3.44%) AngularJS
9 18 (3.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 18 (3.25%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (3.25%) D3.js
9 18 (3.25%) SVG
10 17 (3.07%) Sass
10 17 (3.07%) LESS
11 16 (2.89%) J2EE
12 9 (1.63%) SOAP
13 8 (1.45%) Middleware
14 7 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 71 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.05%) Management Information System
3 37 (6.69%) Mobile App
4 25 (4.52%) User Experience
5 22 (3.98%) Visualisation
6 20 (3.62%) Computer Science
7 19 (3.44%) Data Centre
8 18 (3.25%) Mainframe
9 12 (2.17%) Online Banking
10 11 (1.99%) IBM Mainframe
11 10 (1.81%) LPAR
11 10 (1.81%) Mobile Banking
12 9 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (1.63%) Replication
13 8 (1.45%) Client/Server
14 7 (1.27%) VSAM
15 6 (1.08%) Clustering
15 6 (1.08%) PMI
15 6 (1.08%) GIS
15 6 (1.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.13%) UNIX
2 48 (8.68%) Linux
3 36 (6.51%) Windows
4 11 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (1.81%) Solaris
6 8 (1.45%) Android
7 6 (1.08%) AIX
8 5 (0.90%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.36%) zOS
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) CentOS
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (17.18%) Project Management
3 72 (13.02%) Mentoring
4 67 (12.12%) PRINCE2
5 61 (11.03%) Business Analysis
6 60 (10.85%) Information Security
7 52 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (9.22%) Change Management
9 45 (8.14%) Scrum
10 44 (7.96%) Process Management
10 44 (7.96%) Risk Management
10 44 (7.96%) SDLC
11 36 (6.51%) TDD
11 36 (6.51%) Wealth Management
12 35 (6.33%) Enterprise Architecture
13 31 (5.61%) Service Delivery
13 31 (5.61%) ITIL
14 29 (5.24%) Migration
15 28 (5.06%) Test Scripting
16 27 (4.88%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (14.29%) SQL
2 72 (13.02%) Java
3 40 (7.23%) JavaScript
4 28 (5.06%) C
5 24 (4.34%) C++
6 17 (3.07%) C#
6 17 (3.07%) PHP
7 16 (2.89%) Python
8 15 (2.71%) PL/SQL
9 10 (1.81%) Perl
9 10 (1.81%) Shell Script
10 9 (1.63%) R
11 7 (1.27%) JCL
11 7 (1.27%) Assembly Language
11 7 (1.27%) REXX
11 7 (1.27%) COBOL
12 5 (0.90%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.90%) Objective-C
12 5 (0.90%) SPARQL
13 4 (0.72%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 84 (15.19%) Degree
2 31 (5.61%) CISA
3 21 (3.80%) ISTQB
4 20 (3.62%) CISSP
5 15 (2.71%) ISEB
6 13 (2.35%) ACCA
6 13 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (1.99%) CISM
7 11 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (1.63%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.63%) Security Cleared
9 6 (1.08%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.08%) PMP
10 3 (0.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (0.54%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.36%) IIBA
11 2 (0.36%) CBAP
11 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.18%) CIMA
12 1 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.14%) QA
2 18 (3.25%) SLA
3 17 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 7 (1.27%) FATCA
6 4 (0.72%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.18%) MiFID
7 1 (0.18%) EMIR
System Software
1 16 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (1.27%) HDFS
4 6 (1.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (0.90%) NFS
5 5 (0.90%) Samba
6 2 (0.36%) RACF
6 2 (0.36%) ACF2
7 1 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (1.63%) Data Guard
2 7 (1.27%) Tivoli
2 7 (1.27%) Ambari
3 6 (1.08%) Oozie
4 2 (0.36%) zSecure
4 2 (0.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (0.36%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (0.36%) SCCM
4 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.36%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (14.47%) Oracle
2 71 (12.84%) IBM
3 50 (9.04%) Microsoft
4 23 (4.16%) Teradata
5 19 (3.44%) SAP
6 16 (2.89%) VMware
6 16 (2.89%) Capita
7 15 (2.71%) Cisco
7 15 (2.71%) Tableau
8 14 (2.53%) Hortonworks
9 10 (1.81%) Hitachi
9 10 (1.81%) Actimize
10 7 (1.27%) Sun
11 6 (1.08%) HP
11 6 (1.08%) Sybase
11 6 (1.08%) Juniper
11 6 (1.08%) Embarcadero
11 6 (1.08%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.08%) Fortinet
11 6 (1.08%) Perforce
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K to 85K
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + up to 20% bonus, 10% pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k + excellent package, car, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30, 000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £84,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 + Package and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago