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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 51 68 107
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +39
Permanent jobs citing Banking 312 240 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.75% 3.37% 2.17%
As % of the General category 12.34% 8.40% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 212 154 118
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £32,500 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,250 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
2529 2858 2812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.52% 40.16% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1948 2182 2285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +12 190 £47,500 +5.55% 51
Cheshire +27 97 £55,000 +22.22% 17
Merseyside +12 19 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Lancashire -7 3 £38,000 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 369 (65.54%) Finance
2 236 (41.92%) Retail
3 111 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (18.47%) Project Management
5 92 (16.34%) Degree
6 84 (14.92%) PRINCE2
7 82 (14.56%) Java
8 77 (13.68%) Oracle
9 73 (12.97%) Business Analysis
10 71 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
11 70 (12.43%) Mentoring
11 70 (12.43%) Retail Banking
12 66 (11.72%) Investment Banking
13 61 (10.83%) UNIX
13 61 (10.83%) IBM
14 58 (10.30%) SQL
15 56 (9.95%) Microsoft
16 50 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
17 48 (8.53%) Windows
18 45 (7.99%) Information Security
19 41 (7.28%) Risk Management
19 41 (7.28%) HTML
19 41 (7.28%) SDLC
20 39 (6.93%) QA
21 38 (6.75%) Linux
22 35 (6.22%) Change Management
23 34 (6.04%) Scrum
23 34 (6.04%) ITIL
23 34 (6.04%) Web Services
23 34 (6.04%) JavaScript

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 15 (2.66%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.13%) CMS
3 12 (2.13%) CICS
4 10 (1.78%) SAS
5 8 (1.42%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.42%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.24%) Apache
7 6 (1.07%) IIS
7 6 (1.07%) Confluence
7 6 (1.07%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.89%) JBoss
9 4 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.53%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.36%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Self-Service HR
12 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (3.55%) MS Office
4 12 (2.13%) MS Project
5 4 (0.71%) SPSS
6 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) SAP FI
1 9 (1.60%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (1.60%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.36%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.18%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.07%) PaaS
2 2 (0.36%) IaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.31%) HTTP
2 12 (2.13%) Firewall
2 12 (2.13%) HTTPS
3 10 (1.78%) ATM
4 6 (1.07%) Internet
4 6 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.89%) SAN
6 3 (0.53%) Network Security
7 2 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.36%) SSL
7 2 (0.36%) VPN
7 2 (0.36%) LDAP
8 1 (0.18%) SMS
8 1 (0.18%) VoIP
8 1 (0.18%) DNS
8 1 (0.18%) Wireless
8 1 (0.18%) Telnet
8 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.66%) Hadoop
1 15 (2.66%) Big Data
1 15 (2.66%) MySQL
1 15 (2.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.31%) Oracle Database
3 11 (1.95%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (1.60%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.42%) Data Mining
5 8 (1.42%) DB2
5 8 (1.42%) IBM BigInsights
6 7 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.24%) Easytrieve
7 6 (1.07%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.71%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.71%) Mahout
8 4 (0.71%) HBase
9 3 (0.53%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 21 (3.73%) ClearCase
2 18 (3.20%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.66%) Visual Studio
4 13 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (2.13%) Jasmine
5 12 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 11 (1.95%) Subversion
7 10 (1.78%) JIRA
8 9 (1.60%) Ant
9 6 (1.07%) Maven
9 6 (1.07%) TeamCity
9 6 (1.07%) SonarQube
10 5 (0.89%) Selenium
11 4 (0.71%) JUnit
11 4 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.53%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.36%) MSI
13 2 (0.36%) NetBeans
14 1 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 1 (0.18%) WinDbg
General
1 369 (65.54%) Finance
2 236 (41.92%) Retail
3 70 (12.43%) Retail Banking
4 66 (11.72%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.80%) Financial Institution
6 22 (3.91%) Telecoms
6 22 (3.91%) Corporate Banking
7 20 (3.55%) Games
8 16 (2.84%) Manufacturing
9 15 (2.66%) General Ledger
10 8 (1.42%) Billing
11 7 (1.24%) Legal
11 7 (1.24%) Back Office
12 5 (0.89%) Law
13 3 (0.53%) iGaming
13 3 (0.53%) Marketing
14 1 (0.18%) Electronics
14 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 111 (19.72%) Analyst
2 66 (11.72%) Developer
3 53 (9.41%) Project Manager
4 49 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 43 (7.64%) Architect
6 42 (7.46%) Consultant
7 27 (4.80%) Graduate
8 25 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
9 16 (2.84%) Test Analyst
10 14 (2.49%) Technology Consultant
11 13 (2.31%) Security Architect
12 12 (2.13%) Banking Business Analyst
12 12 (2.13%) Head of Technology
12 12 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (2.13%) Infrastructure Technician
13 11 (1.95%) Software Developer
13 11 (1.95%) Service Manager
13 11 (1.95%) Change Manager
13 11 (1.95%) Security Engineer
14 10 (1.78%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (7.28%) HTML
2 34 (6.04%) Web Services
3 31 (5.51%) .NET
4 25 (4.44%) HTML5
5 23 (4.09%) XML
6 21 (3.73%) CSS
7 18 (3.20%) jQuery
8 16 (2.84%) J2EE
9 13 (2.31%) CSS3
9 13 (2.31%) Backbone.js
9 13 (2.31%) AngularJS
10 12 (2.13%) Middleware
10 12 (2.13%) SVG
10 12 (2.13%) Sass
10 12 (2.13%) LESS
10 12 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (2.13%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (2.13%) D3.js
11 11 (1.95%) RESTful
11 11 (1.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 71 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.33%) Mobile App
3 27 (4.80%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.91%) Mainframe
5 19 (3.37%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.20%) User Experience
7 16 (2.84%) Visualisation
8 14 (2.49%) IBM Mainframe
9 11 (1.95%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.95%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.60%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.60%) Online Banking
11 7 (1.24%) VSAM
12 6 (1.07%) Clustering
12 6 (1.07%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.07%) GIS
12 6 (1.07%) PMI
13 5 (0.89%) LPAR
13 5 (0.89%) HACMP
13 5 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 61 (10.83%) UNIX
2 48 (8.53%) Windows
3 38 (6.75%) Linux
4 10 (1.78%) Solaris
5 8 (1.42%) Android
6 7 (1.24%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.07%) AIX
8 5 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.89%) zOS
9 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (18.47%) Project Management
3 84 (14.92%) PRINCE2
4 73 (12.97%) Business Analysis
5 70 (12.43%) Mentoring
6 50 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 45 (7.99%) Information Security
8 41 (7.28%) Risk Management
8 41 (7.28%) SDLC
9 35 (6.22%) Change Management
10 34 (6.04%) Scrum
10 34 (6.04%) ITIL
11 33 (5.86%) Service Delivery
12 32 (5.68%) Process Management
13 31 (5.51%) Wealth Management
13 31 (5.51%) TDD
14 30 (5.33%) Technical Architecture
14 30 (5.33%) Migration
15 29 (5.15%) OO
16 25 (4.44%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (14.56%) Java
2 58 (10.30%) SQL
3 34 (6.04%) JavaScript
4 23 (4.09%) C++
5 21 (3.73%) C
6 18 (3.20%) C#
7 16 (2.84%) PL/SQL
8 14 (2.49%) PHP
9 13 (2.31%) Python
10 10 (1.78%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.42%) R
12 7 (1.24%) Perl
12 7 (1.24%) COBOL
12 7 (1.24%) REXX
12 7 (1.24%) Assembly Language
12 7 (1.24%) JCL
13 6 (1.07%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.71%) MATLAB
14 4 (0.71%) SPARQL
15 3 (0.53%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 92 (16.34%) Degree
2 30 (5.33%) CISA
3 28 (4.97%) ISEB
4 27 (4.80%) ISTQB
5 19 (3.37%) CISSP
6 15 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (2.31%) ACCA
8 11 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (1.60%) PMI Certification
10 8 (1.42%) CISM
11 6 (1.07%) Security Cleared
12 5 (0.89%) PMP
12 5 (0.89%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.36%) CCNA
13 2 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.18%) IIBA
14 1 (0.18%) CBAP
14 1 (0.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 1 (0.18%) MCP
14 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.93%) QA
2 16 (2.84%) FATCA
3 12 (2.13%) SLA
4 10 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 7 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.53%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.18%) EMIR
7 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.18%) MiFID
7 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.89%) ACF2
2 5 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (0.89%) NFS
2 5 (0.89%) Samba
2 5 (0.89%) RACF
2 5 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.36%) HDFS
4 1 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (1.24%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.89%) zSecure
2 5 (0.89%) Data Guard
2 5 (0.89%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 3 (0.53%) Control-M
3 3 (0.53%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.36%) SCCM
4 2 (0.36%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (0.36%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.36%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.36%) Oozie
4 2 (0.36%) Ambari
5 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (13.68%) Oracle
2 61 (10.83%) IBM
3 56 (9.95%) Microsoft
4 23 (4.09%) SAP
5 19 (3.37%) VMware
6 14 (2.49%) Capita
7 12 (2.13%) Teradata
8 11 (1.95%) Cisco
9 10 (1.78%) Actimize
9 10 (1.78%) HP
10 9 (1.60%) Tableau
11 8 (1.42%) Hortonworks
12 7 (1.24%) EMC
12 7 (1.24%) Sun
13 6 (1.07%) Perforce
14 5 (0.89%) Trustwave
14 5 (0.89%) RightFax
14 5 (0.89%) BMC
14 5 (0.89%) Hitachi
14 5 (0.89%) McAfee
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000
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Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £55,000 with benefits
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Greater Manchester
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £84,000
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Salary: Up to £55,000
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 + Package and Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42840.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + pension, incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum, Benefits 25 days holidays, UK healthcare from day 1,
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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ninesharp
Salary: £35k - £40k per annum + up to 20% bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits + Bonus + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum
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Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago