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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 71 99 120
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +21
Permanent jobs citing Banking 236 164 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.43% 2.48% 2.14%
As % of the General category 8.43% 7.31% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 193 138 142
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £29,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -
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
2799 2244 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.70% 33.96% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2339 1810 2287
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +32 147 £47,500 +27.51% 39
Cheshire -1 62 £52,500 +5.00% 17
Merseyside +7 6 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Lancashire -2 3 £49,000 +8.88%
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 464 (77.46%) Finance
2 154 (25.71%) Retail
3 108 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (13.02%) Project Management
5 73 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
6 72 (12.02%) SQL
7 71 (11.85%) PRINCE2
8 70 (11.69%) Java
9 65 (10.85%) ITIL
10 58 (9.68%) SQL Server
11 56 (9.35%) Windows
12 53 (8.85%) Oracle
13 51 (8.51%) Mainframe
13 51 (8.51%) Teradata
14 50 (8.35%) DB2
15 48 (8.01%) Data Warehouse
15 48 (8.01%) Degree
16 47 (7.85%) UNIX
17 46 (7.68%) Waterfall
18 44 (7.35%) Telecoms
19 42 (7.01%) Security Cleared
19 42 (7.01%) Mentoring
20 41 (6.84%) SC Cleared
21 40 (6.68%) COBOL
21 40 (6.68%) ETL
21 40 (6.68%) CICS
22 39 (6.51%) C#
22 39 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
23 38 (6.34%) People Management
23 38 (6.34%) Hadoop

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 40 (6.68%) CICS
2 23 (3.84%) SAS
3 13 (2.17%) IIS
4 12 (2.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.83%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.50%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.50%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.33%) Node.js
7 2 (0.33%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.17%) CMS
8 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.17%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.17%) MS Office
3 11 (1.84%) MS Project
4 4 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.00%) SAP FI
1 6 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (1.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.50%) Office 365
2 2 (0.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.50%) Firewall
2 7 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (1.17%) ATM
2 7 (1.17%) HTTP
3 6 (1.00%) Internet
4 5 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.83%) LAN
5 4 (0.67%) VPN
5 4 (0.67%) LDAP
5 4 (0.67%) Network Security
6 3 (0.50%) SAN
6 3 (0.50%) VoIP
7 2 (0.33%) WAN
7 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.17%) Intranet
8 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 50 (8.35%) DB2
3 48 (8.01%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (6.34%) Hadoop
4 38 (6.34%) Big Data
5 25 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (2.84%) Oracle Database
8 15 (2.50%) DataStage
9 11 (1.84%) OLAP
10 10 (1.67%) Data Mining
11 9 (1.50%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (1.34%) Oracle OLAP
13 7 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.17%) Pentaho
13 7 (1.17%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.17%) MySQL
14 6 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (2.34%) ClearCase
2 3 (0.50%) JIRA
2 3 (0.50%) Selenium
2 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.33%) Introscope
3 2 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.33%) Mockito
3 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (0.33%) JUnit
3 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.17%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.17%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.17%) Subversion
4 1 (0.17%) Ant
General
1 464 (77.46%) Finance
2 154 (25.71%) Retail
3 44 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 35 (5.84%) Financial Institution
4 35 (5.84%) Retail Banking
5 29 (4.84%) Back Office
6 12 (2.00%) Marketing
7 8 (1.34%) Front Office
7 8 (1.34%) General Ledger
7 8 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.17%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.00%) Legal
10 5 (0.83%) Games
11 3 (0.50%) Billing
11 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.50%) International Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 108 (18.03%) Project Manager
2 81 (13.52%) Analyst
3 79 (13.19%) Developer
4 45 (7.51%) Architect
5 33 (5.51%) Consultant
6 32 (5.34%) Senior Manager
7 31 (5.18%) Designer
8 25 (4.17%) Applications Manager
8 25 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
9 24 (4.01%) Senior Project Manager
10 23 (3.84%) Business Analyst
11 19 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (2.84%) Service Manager
12 17 (2.84%) Technical Specialist
13 16 (2.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
14 14 (2.34%) Banking Business Analyst
14 14 (2.34%) Delivery Manager
14 14 (2.34%) Administrator
14 14 (2.34%) Test Manager
15 13 (2.17%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (6.18%) J2EE
2 35 (5.84%) HTML
3 30 (5.01%) XML
4 27 (4.51%) .NET
5 25 (4.17%) Middleware
6 21 (3.51%) Web Services
7 15 (2.50%) XSLT
8 14 (2.34%) CSS
8 14 (2.34%) HTML5
9 11 (1.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 11 (1.84%) SOAP
10 9 (1.50%) WSDL
11 8 (1.34%) JDBC
11 8 (1.34%) Spring
12 7 (1.17%) JSON
12 7 (1.17%) JSP
12 7 (1.17%) CSS3
13 6 (1.00%) ASP.NET
13 6 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
14 5 (0.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.51%) Mainframe
2 39 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 11 (1.84%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.67%) VSAM
6 9 (1.50%) Data Integration
6 9 (1.50%) Open Source
7 8 (1.34%) FMCG
7 8 (1.34%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.17%) IBM Mainframe
8 7 (1.17%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.00%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.00%) Online Banking
10 5 (0.83%) Tandem
10 5 (0.83%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.67%) HACMP
11 4 (0.67%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.67%) SecurID
11 4 (0.67%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 56 (9.35%) Windows
2 47 (7.85%) UNIX
3 28 (4.67%) Linux
4 6 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.83%) Android
5 5 (0.83%) zOS
6 3 (0.50%) HPUX
7 2 (0.33%) AIX
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (18.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 78 (13.02%) Project Management
3 73 (12.19%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (11.85%) PRINCE2
5 65 (10.85%) ITIL
6 46 (7.68%) Waterfall
7 42 (7.01%) Mentoring
8 40 (6.68%) ETL
9 38 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (6.34%) People Management
10 37 (6.18%) Risk Management
11 33 (5.51%) Risk Analysis
12 31 (5.18%) Information Security
13 30 (5.01%) UML
14 28 (4.67%) Service Delivery
15 25 (4.17%) Analytics
16 24 (4.01%) Business Analysis
16 24 (4.01%) Migration
17 22 (3.67%) Change Management
18 21 (3.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 72 (12.02%) SQL
2 70 (11.69%) Java
3 40 (6.68%) COBOL
4 39 (6.51%) C#
5 24 (4.01%) C++
6 22 (3.67%) JavaScript
7 18 (3.01%) C
8 16 (2.67%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.00%) VB
10 11 (1.84%) Python
11 9 (1.50%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.50%) JCL
11 9 (1.50%) Perl
11 9 (1.50%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.50%) VB6
12 3 (0.50%) Scala
12 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.50%) ABAP
13 2 (0.33%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (8.01%) Degree
2 42 (7.01%) Security Cleared
3 41 (6.84%) SC Cleared
4 32 (5.34%) CISSP
5 19 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 17 (2.84%) ISTQB
6 17 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (2.34%) CISA
8 13 (2.17%) ISEB
9 11 (1.84%) CISM
10 9 (1.50%) PMI Certification
11 8 (1.34%) PMP
12 6 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.67%) CCNA
13 4 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.33%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.33%) CCNP
14 2 (0.33%) CCA
14 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.84%) QA
2 22 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.67%) SLA
4 7 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.50%) FATCA
7 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.17%) COBIT
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.17%) Snort
3 6 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.67%) PowerHA
6 3 (0.50%) HDFS
7 2 (0.33%) Firmware
7 2 (0.33%) XenApp
7 2 (0.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.17%) vSphere
8 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (3.84%) BladeLogic
1 23 (3.84%) Control-M
2 6 (1.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.17%) Nagios
4 1 (0.17%) Foglight
Vendors
1 53 (8.85%) Oracle
2 51 (8.51%) Teradata
3 28 (4.67%) Microsoft
4 24 (4.01%) IBM
5 19 (3.17%) Informatica
6 17 (2.84%) Ab Initio
7 12 (2.00%) Siebel
7 12 (2.00%) Sybase
8 11 (1.84%) Business Objects
8 11 (1.84%) Tableau
9 10 (1.67%) HP
10 9 (1.50%) SAP
10 9 (1.50%) VMware
11 7 (1.17%) Citrix
11 7 (1.17%) Sourcefire
11 7 (1.17%) ArcSight
11 7 (1.17%) RainStor
12 5 (0.83%) TIBCO
12 5 (0.83%) Cisco
13 4 (0.67%) Cognos
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