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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 64 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Permanent jobs citing Banking 258 208 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.89% 2.98% 3.35%
As % of the General category 9.75% 8.10% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 133 172 181
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.60%
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
2646 2569 2624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.95% 36.84% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 1944 2113
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +19 168 £47,500 -3.06% 33
Cheshire -6 54 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Merseyside +17 15 £60,000 - 4
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 412 (73.44%) Finance
2 198 (35.29%) Retail
3 99 (17.65%) Project Management
4 98 (17.47%) PRINCE2
5 89 (15.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 73 (13.01%) Degree
7 68 (12.12%) Java
8 65 (11.59%) Windows
9 59 (10.52%) UNIX
10 57 (10.16%) ITIL
11 56 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
12 55 (9.80%) Mentoring
13 51 (9.09%) Risk Management
14 48 (8.56%) Business Analysis
14 48 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
15 47 (8.38%) Financial Institution
15 47 (8.38%) Oracle
16 43 (7.66%) SQL
17 42 (7.49%) Retail Banking
18 37 (6.60%) Information Security
19 36 (6.42%) Teradata
19 36 (6.42%) Mainframe
20 35 (6.24%) People Management
21 34 (6.06%) Linux
21 34 (6.06%) IBM
21 34 (6.06%) QA
22 33 (5.88%) Security Cleared
22 33 (5.88%) Microsoft
22 33 (5.88%) CISSP
22 33 (5.88%) Data Warehouse

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 20 (3.57%) CICS
2 18 (3.21%) SAS
3 17 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.89%) IIS
5 5 (0.89%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.53%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.53%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.36%) Node.js
8 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.18%) Lync
8 1 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.32%) MS Project
3 7 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.07%) MS Office
5 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.53%) Force.com
2 2 (0.36%) PaaS
2 2 (0.36%) Office 365
2 2 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.57%) Firewall
2 11 (1.96%) ATM
3 10 (1.78%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.25%) Internet
6 6 (1.07%) HTTP
7 5 (0.89%) Network Security
8 4 (0.71%) VPN
9 3 (0.53%) LAN
9 3 (0.53%) VoIP
9 3 (0.53%) LDAP
10 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.36%) WAN
10 2 (0.36%) SSL
11 1 (0.18%) Intranet
11 1 (0.18%) SMS
11 1 (0.18%) SSH
11 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.18%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (4.99%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.99%) Big Data
3 21 (3.74%) Hadoop
4 19 (3.39%) DB2
5 17 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 16 (2.85%) Oracle Database
7 13 (2.32%) DataStage
8 11 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.96%) OLAP
9 10 (1.78%) Data Mining
10 9 (1.60%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.43%) Oracle OLAP
12 5 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.53%) OLTP
13 3 (0.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 3 (0.53%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 11 (1.96%) ClearCase
2 6 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.71%) Ant
3 4 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.53%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.36%) Subversion
5 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.36%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.18%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.18%) JIRA
6 1 (0.18%) Selenium
General
1 412 (73.44%) Finance
2 198 (35.29%) Retail
3 47 (8.38%) Financial Institution
4 42 (7.49%) Retail Banking
5 29 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.57%) Investment Banking
7 17 (3.03%) Games
7 17 (3.03%) Back Office
8 13 (2.32%) Corporate Banking
9 10 (1.78%) Billing
10 8 (1.43%) Marketing
11 6 (1.07%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.07%) Legal
12 4 (0.71%) Law
13 3 (0.53%) iGaming
14 2 (0.36%) Electronics
14 2 (0.36%) International Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (17.11%) Project Manager
2 78 (13.90%) Analyst
3 54 (9.63%) Developer
4 43 (7.66%) Consultant
5 26 (4.63%) Senior Manager
6 24 (4.28%) Architect
6 24 (4.28%) IT Project Manager
7 23 (4.10%) Business Analyst
7 23 (4.10%) Applications Manager
8 20 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
9 17 (3.03%) Technical Manager
9 17 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
10 16 (2.85%) Designer
11 15 (2.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
11 15 (2.67%) Delivery Manager
12 14 (2.50%) Tester
12 14 (2.50%) Graduate
13 13 (2.32%) Portfolio Manager
14 12 (2.14%) Banking Business Analyst
14 12 (2.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.53%) HTML
2 25 (4.46%) XML
3 19 (3.39%) Middleware
4 17 (3.03%) .NET
5 16 (2.85%) J2EE
6 15 (2.67%) Web Services
7 14 (2.50%) WSDL
8 13 (2.32%) SOAP
9 11 (1.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 10 (1.78%) HTML5
11 9 (1.60%) JSON
11 9 (1.60%) XSLT
11 9 (1.60%) JSP
12 7 (1.25%) JDBC
13 6 (1.07%) Spring
13 6 (1.07%) Apache Flex
13 6 (1.07%) JAX-WS
13 6 (1.07%) RESTful
13 6 (1.07%) POJO
13 6 (1.07%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.42%) Mainframe
3 18 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.85%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.32%) Mathematics
6 11 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
6 11 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.78%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.60%) FMCG
9 8 (1.43%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.43%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.43%) Open Source
10 7 (1.25%) Credit Risk
11 5 (0.89%) Online Banking
11 5 (0.89%) VSAM
12 4 (0.71%) SecurID
13 3 (0.53%) Physics
13 3 (0.53%) Tandem
13 3 (0.53%) PMI
13 3 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 65 (11.59%) Windows
2 59 (10.52%) UNIX
3 34 (6.06%) Linux
4 10 (1.78%) zOS
5 8 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.89%) Android
7 3 (0.53%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.18%) AIX
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (17.65%) Project Management
2 98 (17.47%) PRINCE2
3 89 (15.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (10.16%) ITIL
5 56 (9.98%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (9.80%) Mentoring
7 51 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 48 (8.56%) Business Analysis
9 37 (6.60%) Information Security
10 35 (6.24%) People Management
11 32 (5.70%) Cyber Security
12 31 (5.53%) Migration
13 28 (4.99%) Service Delivery
14 27 (4.81%) ETL
14 27 (4.81%) Waterfall
15 25 (4.46%) Programme Management
16 22 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
16 22 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
17 21 (3.74%) OO
18 20 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 68 (12.12%) Java
2 43 (7.66%) SQL
3 20 (3.57%) C#
4 19 (3.39%) C++
5 15 (2.67%) COBOL
5 15 (2.67%) C
6 14 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 14 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 9 (1.60%) Shell Script
8 7 (1.25%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.71%) JCL
9 4 (0.71%) Objective-C
9 4 (0.71%) VB6
9 4 (0.71%) VB
10 3 (0.53%) PHP
10 3 (0.53%) Scala
10 3 (0.53%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.36%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.36%) Python
11 2 (0.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 73 (13.01%) Degree
2 33 (5.88%) CISSP
2 33 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 32 (5.70%) SC Cleared
4 24 (4.28%) ISEB
5 22 (3.92%) CISA
5 22 (3.92%) ISTQB
6 21 (3.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (2.14%) PMI Certification
9 10 (1.78%) PMP
10 7 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.71%) CCNA
11 4 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.71%) CISM
11 4 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.18%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.18%) CCA
13 1 (0.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.06%) QA
2 18 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.67%) FATCA
4 7 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.07%) SLA
6 5 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.18%) MiFID
8 1 (0.18%) EMIR
8 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.18%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.25%) Snort
3 6 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.89%) RACF
4 5 (0.89%) ACF2
5 3 (0.53%) HDFS
6 2 (0.36%) XenApp
6 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.18%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (4.63%) Control-M
1 26 (4.63%) BladeLogic
2 8 (1.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.18%) Foglight
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 47 (8.38%) Oracle
2 36 (6.42%) Teradata
3 34 (6.06%) IBM
4 33 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 19 (3.39%) Ab Initio
6 17 (3.03%) VMware
7 13 (2.32%) Informatica
8 11 (1.96%) Siebel
8 11 (1.96%) Tableau
9 10 (1.78%) HP
10 9 (1.60%) Business Objects
10 9 (1.60%) Cisco
11 8 (1.43%) Actimize
11 8 (1.43%) EMC
11 8 (1.43%) Citrix
12 7 (1.25%) SAP
12 7 (1.25%) Sourcefire
13 5 (0.89%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.89%) ArcSight
14 4 (0.71%) Splunk
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, incetives
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £43000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Badenoch & Clark
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £42000 - £54000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £84,000 + package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £50510 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £64281 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Posted: 25 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 26 days ago