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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 67 88 91
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing Banking 228 194 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.78% 2.85% 2.88%
As % of the General category 9.69% 7.32% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 140 129 150
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
2353 2652 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.98% 38.91% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1818 1968 2145
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +8 135 £47,500 +5.55% 39
Cheshire +25 69 £47,500 +9.82% 30
Merseyside +8 9 £60,000 -
Lancashire -11 3 £38,000 - 1
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 366 (75.46%) Finance
2 197 (40.62%) Retail
3 106 (21.86%) Project Management
4 94 (19.38%) PRINCE2
5 90 (18.56%) Degree
6 69 (14.23%) Java
7 64 (13.20%) Business Analysis
8 61 (12.58%) Mentoring
9 60 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 55 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
11 54 (11.13%) Retail Banking
12 52 (10.72%) UNIX
13 48 (9.90%) Oracle
14 46 (9.48%) Windows
15 41 (8.45%) SQL
16 40 (8.25%) Microsoft
17 39 (8.04%) IBM
18 37 (7.63%) Risk Management
19 36 (7.42%) Financial Institution
19 36 (7.42%) SDLC
20 35 (7.22%) ITIL
21 34 (7.01%) Linux
22 30 (6.19%) Migration
22 30 (6.19%) Information Security
22 30 (6.19%) Investment Banking
22 30 (6.19%) People Management
23 29 (5.98%) QA
23 29 (5.98%) Telecoms
24 27 (5.57%) Programme Management

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (3.92%) WebSphere
2 14 (2.89%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.06%) SAS
4 8 (1.65%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.65%) CICS
5 6 (1.24%) Confluence
5 6 (1.24%) Apache Pig
5 6 (1.24%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.82%) JBoss
6 4 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.62%) iPlanet
8 2 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.41%) IIS
9 1 (0.21%) Apache
9 1 (0.21%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (2.27%) MS Project
3 11 (2.27%) MS Office
4 5 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) SAP CO
1 2 (0.41%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (0.41%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.24%) PaaS
2 3 (0.62%) Force.com
3 2 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.47%) ATM
2 11 (2.27%) Firewall
3 9 (1.86%) Internet
4 8 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (1.03%) SAN
5 5 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.82%) VPN
7 2 (0.41%) Network Security
7 2 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.41%) LDAP
7 2 (0.41%) HTTP
8 1 (0.21%) SSL
8 1 (0.21%) SMS
8 1 (0.21%) Telnet
8 1 (0.21%) SSH
8 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.51%) Relational Database
2 16 (3.30%) Big Data
3 14 (2.89%) Hadoop
3 14 (2.89%) Data Mining
3 14 (2.89%) Oracle Database
4 12 (2.47%) SQL Server
5 11 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (1.86%) RDBMS
6 9 (1.86%) DB2
6 9 (1.86%) MySQL
7 6 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.24%) HBase
8 5 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.82%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.62%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (0.62%) OLTP
10 3 (0.62%) OLAP
10 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 16 (3.30%) ClearCase
3 12 (2.47%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.86%) Ant
4 9 (1.86%) Subversion
5 8 (1.65%) JIRA
5 8 (1.65%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (1.24%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.24%) Maven
7 6 (1.24%) SonarQube
8 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.41%) Selenium
9 2 (0.41%) MSI
9 2 (0.41%) JUnit
10 1 (0.21%) MSTest
10 1 (0.21%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.21%) WinDbg
General
1 366 (75.46%) Finance
2 197 (40.62%) Retail
3 54 (11.13%) Retail Banking
4 36 (7.42%) Financial Institution
5 30 (6.19%) Investment Banking
6 29 (5.98%) Telecoms
7 22 (4.54%) Games
8 15 (3.09%) Back Office
8 15 (3.09%) Corporate Banking
9 10 (2.06%) Billing
10 9 (1.86%) Legal
11 8 (1.65%) General Ledger
12 7 (1.44%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.82%) Law
14 3 (0.62%) iGaming
14 3 (0.62%) Marketing
15 2 (0.41%) International Banking
16 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.21%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 92 (18.97%) Analyst
2 80 (16.49%) Project Manager
3 38 (7.84%) Developer
4 37 (7.63%) Consultant
5 35 (7.22%) Business Analyst
6 23 (4.74%) Graduate
7 20 (4.12%) Technical Specialist
8 19 (3.92%) Applications Manager
9 17 (3.51%) Senior Manager
9 17 (3.51%) Architect
9 17 (3.51%) Technical Manager
10 16 (3.30%) Programme Manager
10 16 (3.30%) IT Project Manager
11 15 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
12 14 (2.89%) Banking Business Analyst
12 14 (2.89%) Portfolio Manager
12 14 (2.89%) Technology Consultant
13 12 (2.47%) Test Manager
13 12 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
14 10 (2.06%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.15%) HTML
2 15 (3.09%) XML
3 13 (2.68%) .NET
3 13 (2.68%) Web Services
4 11 (2.27%) Middleware
5 10 (2.06%) HTML5
5 10 (2.06%) WSDL
6 9 (1.86%) JSON
7 8 (1.65%) J2EE
8 7 (1.44%) SOAP
9 6 (1.24%) RESTful
9 6 (1.24%) Apache Flex
9 6 (1.24%) CSS
9 6 (1.24%) JAX-RS
10 5 (1.03%) Java EE
11 4 (0.82%) Spring
11 4 (0.82%) Servlets
11 4 (0.82%) REST
12 3 (0.62%) WebSphere MQ
12 3 (0.62%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.54%) Mainframe
3 21 (4.33%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.09%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.68%) FMCG
5 13 (2.68%) Mathematics
6 11 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.86%) IBM Mainframe
8 7 (1.44%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.24%) User Experience
10 5 (1.03%) Statistics
10 5 (1.03%) Online Banking
10 5 (1.03%) LPAR
11 4 (0.82%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.82%) CMDB
11 4 (0.82%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.82%) Tandem
11 4 (0.82%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 52 (10.72%) UNIX
2 46 (9.48%) Windows
3 34 (7.01%) Linux
4 6 (1.24%) zOS
4 6 (1.24%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.82%) Android
6 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.21%) CentOS
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (21.86%) Project Management
2 94 (19.38%) PRINCE2
3 64 (13.20%) Business Analysis
4 61 (12.58%) Mentoring
5 60 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (7.63%) Risk Management
7 36 (7.42%) SDLC
8 35 (7.22%) ITIL
9 30 (6.19%) Migration
9 30 (6.19%) Information Security
9 30 (6.19%) People Management
10 27 (5.57%) Programme Management
10 27 (5.57%) Technical Architecture
11 25 (5.15%) Service Delivery
12 23 (4.74%) Matrix Management
13 22 (4.54%) Data Analysis
14 21 (4.33%) Coaching
15 20 (4.12%) Waterfall
15 20 (4.12%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 69 (14.23%) Java
2 41 (8.45%) SQL
3 16 (3.30%) C++
4 15 (3.09%) C
4 15 (3.09%) PL/SQL
5 14 (2.89%) JavaScript
6 11 (2.27%) Python
7 10 (2.06%) PHP
7 10 (2.06%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.24%) Perl
9 5 (1.03%) C#
9 5 (1.03%) Objective-C
10 4 (0.82%) MATLAB
10 4 (0.82%) R
11 3 (0.62%) Apple Swift
11 3 (0.62%) Assembly Language
11 3 (0.62%) COBOL
11 3 (0.62%) VBScript
12 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 90 (18.56%) Degree
2 26 (5.36%) ISTQB
3 25 (5.15%) ISEB
4 24 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 21 (4.33%) CISSP
6 18 (3.71%) Security Cleared
7 17 (3.51%) SC Cleared
8 15 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (2.68%) CISA
10 12 (2.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (1.86%) PMI Certification
12 7 (1.44%) PMP
13 2 (0.41%) CISM
13 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.41%) CCNA
14 1 (0.21%) CCNP
14 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.21%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.98%) QA
2 18 (3.71%) FATCA
3 12 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.03%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (0.82%) SLA
7 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.21%) EMIR
8 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 13 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.44%) Snort
3 5 (1.03%) ACF2
3 5 (1.03%) RACF
4 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.41%) HDFS
5 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.03%) Control-M
1 5 (1.03%) BladeLogic
1 5 (1.03%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.41%) CA Wily
2 2 (0.41%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (0.41%) SCCM
2 2 (0.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.21%) Foglight
3 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 48 (9.90%) Oracle
2 40 (8.25%) Microsoft
3 39 (8.04%) IBM
4 13 (2.68%) VMware
5 11 (2.27%) Ab Initio
6 10 (2.06%) Actimize
6 10 (2.06%) Teradata
6 10 (2.06%) SAP
7 8 (1.65%) Cisco
8 7 (1.44%) Informatica
8 7 (1.44%) Sourcefire
8 7 (1.44%) Capita
9 6 (1.24%) Perforce
9 6 (1.24%) HP
10 5 (1.03%) Hitachi
10 5 (1.03%) EMC
11 3 (0.62%) Apple
11 3 (0.62%) Citrix
11 3 (0.62%) Computacenter
12 2 (0.41%) Cognos
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £41225 - £56140 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: Yesterday
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £70k plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £65k plus bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago