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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 58 115 126
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +11
Permanent jobs citing Banking 302 140 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.10% 2.06% 2.07%
As % of the General category 10.02% 6.24% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 245 116 152
Average salary £47,500 £47,750 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% +17.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,100 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -
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
3015 2245 2686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.93% 33.05% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2559 1821 2356
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +57 205 £47,500 - 27
Cheshire +23 76 £47,500 -1.55% 18
Merseyside +4 7 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Lancashire -1 2 £54,500 +21.11% 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 462 (75.61%) Finance
2 140 (22.91%) Retail
3 133 (21.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 96 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (15.06%) Java
6 76 (12.44%) SQL
7 74 (12.11%) Mainframe
8 72 (11.78%) DB2
9 69 (11.29%) Project Management
10 67 (10.97%) ITIL
11 65 (10.64%) Waterfall
12 64 (10.47%) SQL Server
13 62 (10.15%) COBOL
13 62 (10.15%) CICS
14 58 (9.49%) J2EE
14 58 (9.49%) Risk Analysis
14 58 (9.49%) Oracle
15 57 (9.33%) PRINCE2
16 55 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
17 53 (8.67%) Windows
18 52 (8.51%) UML
19 50 (8.18%) Teradata
20 47 (7.69%) UNIX
20 47 (7.69%) C#
21 45 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
22 44 (7.20%) Retail Banking
23 42 (6.87%) HTML
24 40 (6.55%) ETL
25 39 (6.38%) Mentoring
25 39 (6.38%) Telecoms

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 62 (10.15%) CICS
2 27 (4.42%) SAS
3 16 (2.62%) IIS
4 15 (2.45%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.82%) Node.js
6 3 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.33%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.33%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.33%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.16%) Lync
8 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (3.44%) MS Office
2 18 (2.95%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.29%) MS Project
4 5 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.98%) SAP FI
1 6 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (0.98%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.29%) Firewall
2 7 (1.15%) ATM
3 6 (0.98%) HTTP
4 5 (0.82%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.82%) LAN
4 5 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (0.65%) Network Security
5 4 (0.65%) SAN
5 4 (0.65%) LDAP
5 4 (0.65%) Internet
6 3 (0.49%) VoIP
7 2 (0.33%) WAN
7 2 (0.33%) VPN
7 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.16%) Intranet
8 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (11.78%) DB2
2 64 (10.47%) SQL Server
3 55 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (5.73%) Hadoop
5 34 (5.56%) Big Data
6 23 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (3.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.45%) DataStage
10 14 (2.29%) Data Mining
11 9 (1.47%) OLAP
12 8 (1.31%) Oracle OLAP
12 8 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (1.15%) Pentaho
13 7 (1.15%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.15%) MySQL
14 6 (0.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (2.78%) ClearCase
2 3 (0.49%) JIRA
2 3 (0.49%) Selenium
2 3 (0.49%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.33%) Mockito
3 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.33%) JUnit
3 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.33%) Introscope
4 1 (0.16%) Subversion
4 1 (0.16%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.16%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.16%) Ant
General
1 462 (75.61%) Finance
2 140 (22.91%) Retail
3 44 (7.20%) Retail Banking
4 39 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 28 (4.58%) Financial Institution
6 23 (3.76%) Back Office
7 15 (2.45%) Marketing
8 13 (2.13%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.47%) Front Office
10 8 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.98%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.82%) Legal
13 4 (0.65%) Games
14 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.33%) Billing
15 2 (0.33%) International Banking
16 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
16 1 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
16 1 (0.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 95 (15.55%) Project Manager
2 86 (14.08%) Developer
3 84 (13.75%) Analyst
4 72 (11.78%) Architect
5 49 (8.02%) Designer
6 32 (5.24%) Consultant
6 32 (5.24%) Solutions Architect
6 32 (5.24%) Senior Manager
7 30 (4.91%) Applications Architect
8 26 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
9 22 (3.60%) Business Analyst
10 21 (3.44%) Solutions Designer
11 20 (3.27%) Technical Specialist
12 17 (2.78%) Service Manager
13 16 (2.62%) IT Project Manager
14 15 (2.45%) Senior Analyst
14 15 (2.45%) Applications Manager
15 14 (2.29%) Administrator
15 14 (2.29%) DBA
16 13 (2.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (9.49%) J2EE
2 42 (6.87%) HTML
3 33 (5.40%) .NET
4 32 (5.24%) XML
5 25 (4.09%) Middleware
6 24 (3.93%) CSS
7 23 (3.76%) Web Services
8 18 (2.95%) HTML5
9 17 (2.78%) XSLT
10 11 (1.80%) CSS3
11 10 (1.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 10 (1.64%) ASP.NET
11 10 (1.64%) SOAP
12 8 (1.31%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (1.31%) LINQ
13 7 (1.15%) JDBC
13 7 (1.15%) Spring
13 7 (1.15%) JSON
14 6 (0.98%) WSDL
14 6 (0.98%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.11%) Mainframe
2 45 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.29%) Client/Server
4 11 (1.80%) Data Integration
5 10 (1.64%) VSAM
6 9 (1.47%) Online Banking
6 9 (1.47%) Open Source
7 8 (1.31%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.15%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.15%) IBM Mainframe
8 7 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.98%) FMCG
10 5 (0.82%) HACMP
11 4 (0.65%) SecurID
12 3 (0.49%) User Experience
12 3 (0.49%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.49%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.49%) Tandem
13 2 (0.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.67%) Windows
2 47 (7.69%) UNIX
3 31 (5.07%) Linux
4 4 (0.65%) zOS
4 4 (0.65%) HPUX
5 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.33%) AIX
6 2 (0.33%) Android
6 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (21.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 96 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (11.29%) Project Management
4 67 (10.97%) ITIL
5 65 (10.64%) Waterfall
6 58 (9.49%) Risk Analysis
7 57 (9.33%) PRINCE2
8 52 (8.51%) UML
9 40 (6.55%) ETL
10 39 (6.38%) Mentoring
11 35 (5.73%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (4.91%) Risk Management
13 28 (4.58%) Change Management
14 27 (4.42%) Service Delivery
15 26 (4.26%) Information Security
15 26 (4.26%) People Management
15 26 (4.26%) Analytics
16 25 (4.09%) Incident Management
17 21 (3.44%) Migration
17 21 (3.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (15.06%) Java
2 76 (12.44%) SQL
3 62 (10.15%) COBOL
4 47 (7.69%) C#
5 29 (4.75%) JavaScript
6 26 (4.26%) C++
7 17 (2.78%) C
7 17 (2.78%) VB
8 16 (2.62%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.96%) Perl
10 11 (1.80%) Python
11 10 (1.64%) Shell Script
11 10 (1.64%) JCL
12 9 (1.47%) VB6
12 9 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.65%) PowerShell
13 4 (0.65%) PHP
14 3 (0.49%) ABAP
14 3 (0.49%) Scala
15 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (6.06%) Degree
2 33 (5.40%) SC Cleared
2 33 (5.40%) Security Cleared
3 27 (4.42%) CISSP
4 17 (2.78%) CISA
5 15 (2.45%) ISTQB
6 12 (1.96%) ISEB
7 10 (1.64%) CISM
7 10 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.82%) PMP
9 5 (0.82%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.65%) CCNA
10 4 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.33%) CCA
12 2 (0.33%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.58%) QA
2 16 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.29%) SLA
4 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (0.49%) FATCA
5 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.82%) Snort
3 5 (0.82%) PowerHA
4 2 (0.33%) HDFS
4 2 (0.33%) Firmware
4 2 (0.33%) XenApp
5 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.16%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (3.44%) Control-M
1 21 (3.44%) BladeLogic
2 7 (1.15%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.49%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (0.49%) SCCM
4 2 (0.33%) Nagios
4 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.16%) Foglight
Vendors
1 58 (9.49%) Oracle
2 50 (8.18%) Teradata
3 26 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 23 (3.76%) IBM
5 17 (2.78%) Informatica
6 14 (2.29%) Ab Initio
7 12 (1.96%) Siebel
7 12 (1.96%) Sybase
8 11 (1.80%) Business Objects
8 11 (1.80%) Tableau
9 10 (1.64%) HP
10 9 (1.47%) SAP
11 8 (1.31%) VMware
12 7 (1.15%) Citrix
12 7 (1.15%) ArcSight
12 7 (1.15%) RainStor
13 6 (0.98%) Cisco
14 5 (0.82%) TIBCO
14 5 (0.82%) Sourcefire
15 4 (0.65%) Actimize
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Steria
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + an EXCELLENT package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Harnham
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + substantial bonuses and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus - Pension
Posted: 6 days ago