The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 69 103 62
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -41
Permanent jobs citing Banking 232 164 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.33% 2.24% 4.09%
As % of the General category 8.29% 5.82% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 147 123 234
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £34,600 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £100,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2798 2818 2580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.21% 38.51% 34.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2127 2299 2184
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Banking
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +57 159 £45,000 -5.26% 30
Cheshire -17 57 £45,000 -18.18% 16
Merseyside +8 13 £60,000 -40.00% 2
Lancashire - 1 - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 288 (65.75%) Finance
2 121 (27.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 90 (20.55%) Retail
4 80 (18.26%) SQL
5 78 (17.81%) Project Management
6 51 (11.64%) Windows
7 50 (11.42%) ITIL
7 50 (11.42%) Java
8 44 (10.05%) PRINCE2
8 44 (10.05%) UNIX
9 42 (9.59%) Mainframe
10 40 (9.13%) Retail Banking
11 38 (8.68%) SQL Server
12 34 (7.76%) Oracle
12 34 (7.76%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (7.76%) Degree
13 33 (7.53%) Service Delivery
13 33 (7.53%) Change Management
14 32 (7.31%) Linux
14 32 (7.31%) C#
15 31 (7.08%) Problem Management
16 27 (6.16%) Teradata
16 27 (6.16%) J2EE
16 27 (6.16%) DB2
16 27 (6.16%) MS Excel
17 26 (5.94%) Performance Management
18 23 (5.25%) UML
18 23 (5.25%) C
18 23 (5.25%) COBOL
19 22 (5.02%) .NET

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 19 (4.34%) CICS
2 15 (3.42%) SAS
2 15 (3.42%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.37%) IIS
4 5 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.68%) Node.js
6 2 (0.46%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.23%) CMS
7 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.23%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.23%) MQSeries
Applications
1 27 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.28%) MS Office
3 9 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.83%) MS Project
5 5 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.23%) SPSS
7 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.83%) SAP CO
1 8 (1.83%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (1.83%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.68%) BASE24
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.97%) SAN
2 8 (1.83%) Firewall
3 7 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.14%) LAN
4 5 (1.14%) WAN
4 5 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.68%) SSL
5 3 (0.68%) ATM
6 2 (0.46%) CTI
6 2 (0.46%) DHCP
6 2 (0.46%) DNS
6 2 (0.46%) HTTP
7 1 (0.23%) FTP
7 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.23%) Network Security
7 1 (0.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.68%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.76%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (6.16%) DB2
4 16 (3.65%) Oracle Database
5 13 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.83%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.37%) Big Data
8 6 (1.37%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.91%) MySQL
11 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.68%) Informix
12 1 (0.23%) OLTP
12 1 (0.23%) DataStage
12 1 (0.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (2.05%) LoadRunner
2 5 (1.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (1.14%) ClearCase
2 5 (1.14%) Subversion
3 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.46%) Maven
4 2 (0.46%) JIRA
4 2 (0.46%) JUnit
4 2 (0.46%) Hudson
5 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.23%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
General
1 288 (65.75%) Finance
2 90 (20.55%) Retail
3 40 (9.13%) Retail Banking
4 18 (4.11%) Back Office
5 17 (3.88%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.42%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.74%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.28%) Front Office
8 10 (2.28%) Financial Institution
9 9 (2.05%) General Ledger
9 9 (2.05%) Marketing
10 8 (1.83%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.91%) Legal
12 3 (0.68%) Law
13 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.23%) Games
14 1 (0.23%) Advertising
14 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.23%) French Language
14 1 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 79 (18.04%) Analyst
2 65 (14.84%) Project Manager
3 44 (10.05%) Architect
4 34 (7.76%) Developer
5 30 (6.85%) Consultant
5 30 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 24 (5.48%) DBA
7 20 (4.57%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (4.57%) Applications Support
8 19 (4.34%) Support Analyst
9 18 (4.11%) Test Manager
9 18 (4.11%) Banking Business Analyst
10 17 (3.88%) Designer
10 17 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (3.65%) Senior Manager
12 14 (3.20%) Teradata DBA
12 14 (3.20%) Administrator
13 13 (2.97%) Delivery Manager
13 13 (2.97%) Applications Architect
14 12 (2.74%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.16%) J2EE
2 22 (5.02%) .NET
3 21 (4.79%) HTML
4 20 (4.57%) CSS
5 15 (3.42%) Middleware
6 11 (2.51%) Web Services
6 11 (2.51%) XML
6 11 (2.51%) ASP.NET
7 7 (1.60%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (1.60%) XSLT
8 5 (1.14%) Java EE
9 4 (0.91%) HTML5
9 4 (0.91%) WCF
9 4 (0.91%) LINQ
9 4 (0.91%) CSS3
9 4 (0.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (0.68%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.46%) jQuery
11 2 (0.46%) WF
11 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.59%) Mainframe
2 17 (3.88%) Online Banking
3 13 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.37%) Statistics
6 5 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (1.14%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.14%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (0.91%) Cryptography
7 4 (0.91%) Tandem
7 4 (0.91%) HACMP
8 3 (0.68%) Replication
8 3 (0.68%) IVR
8 3 (0.68%) Economics
8 3 (0.68%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.46%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.46%) Social Media
9 2 (0.46%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 51 (11.64%) Windows
2 44 (10.05%) UNIX
3 32 (7.31%) Linux
4 15 (3.42%) AIX
5 9 (2.05%) Windows XP
6 8 (1.83%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.37%) Windows 2000
8 4 (0.91%) Android
8 4 (0.91%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.68%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.46%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.46%) zOS
10 2 (0.46%) MVS
10 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.23%) HPUX
11 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (27.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 78 (17.81%) Project Management
3 50 (11.42%) ITIL
4 44 (10.05%) PRINCE2
5 33 (7.53%) Service Delivery
5 33 (7.53%) Change Management
6 31 (7.08%) Problem Management
7 26 (5.94%) Performance Management
8 23 (5.25%) UML
9 22 (5.02%) Incident Management
9 22 (5.02%) Capacity Management
10 21 (4.79%) Risk Analysis
11 20 (4.57%) Waterfall
12 18 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (3.42%) SOA
13 15 (3.42%) Business Analysis
14 13 (2.97%) Service Management
14 13 (2.97%) Six Sigma
14 13 (2.97%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (18.26%) SQL
2 50 (11.42%) Java
3 32 (7.31%) C#
4 23 (5.25%) C
4 23 (5.25%) COBOL
5 18 (4.11%) JavaScript
6 14 (3.20%) C++
6 14 (3.20%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.51%) Shell Script
7 11 (2.51%) PHP
8 5 (1.14%) Perl
8 5 (1.14%) VB
8 5 (1.14%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.46%) JCL
10 1 (0.23%) VBA
10 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.23%) VC++
10 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (7.76%) Degree
2 20 (4.57%) ISEB
3 9 (2.05%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.05%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.60%) CCNA
4 7 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.14%) CCDP
6 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.91%) CCA
8 3 (0.68%) CISSP
8 3 (0.68%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.68%) CBAP
9 2 (0.46%) APMP
9 2 (0.46%) MCDST
9 2 (0.46%) MCP
9 2 (0.46%) MCSE
9 2 (0.46%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.51%) QA
2 4 (0.91%) SLA
3 2 (0.46%) EMIR
3 2 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
3 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.23%) FATCA
4 1 (0.23%) MiFID
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.91%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.91%) PowerHA
5 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.20%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.28%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (1.37%) SCCM
5 5 (1.14%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.68%) Nagios
7 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.23%) OpenView
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (7.76%) Oracle
2 27 (6.16%) Teradata
3 21 (4.79%) Microsoft
4 10 (2.28%) Google
4 10 (2.28%) Cisco
4 10 (2.28%) IBM
5 9 (2.05%) VMware
5 9 (2.05%) HP
5 9 (2.05%) SAP
6 6 (1.37%) EMC
7 5 (1.14%) Ab Initio
7 5 (1.14%) CheckPoint
8 4 (0.91%) Unisys
8 4 (0.91%) Misys
8 4 (0.91%) WSO2
9 3 (0.68%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (0.68%) Veritas
10 2 (0.46%) Imperva
10 2 (0.46%) Lotus
10 2 (0.46%) Cognizant
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £130,000 to £160,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefi
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum + Negotiable
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Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Selecture
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Neg. + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + strong package
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Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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Liverpool
Churchill Frank
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wilmslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago