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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 88 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 198 248 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.81% 3.41% 3.41%
As % of the General category 7.53% 9.47% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 154 184 199
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £31,650 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £66,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2629 2619 2313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.32% 35.99% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1959 2078 2023
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 128 £49,500 +15.11% 6
Cheshire +5 59 £42,500 -18.26% 5
Merseyside -18 5 £60,000 +63.93% 1
Lancashire +6 2 £37,500 -
Cumbria - 2 £35,000 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 247 (68.04%) Finance
2 85 (23.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 65 (17.91%) Project Management
3 65 (17.91%) Retail
4 59 (16.25%) SQL
5 48 (13.22%) Windows
6 38 (10.47%) Oracle
7 32 (8.82%) Linux
8 31 (8.54%) ITIL
8 31 (8.54%) UNIX
8 31 (8.54%) Change Management
9 30 (8.26%) Java
10 27 (7.44%) Microsoft
11 26 (7.16%) PRINCE2
11 26 (7.16%) Service Delivery
12 25 (6.89%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (6.61%) C#
14 23 (6.34%) SQL Server
14 23 (6.34%) ISEB
14 23 (6.34%) Performance Management
15 22 (6.06%) Problem Management
15 22 (6.06%) SAN
16 21 (5.79%) Mainframe
16 21 (5.79%) .NET
16 21 (5.79%) AIX
16 21 (5.79%) Degree
17 20 (5.51%) MS Excel
17 20 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (5.51%) Risk Management
17 20 (5.51%) Teradata

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (3.31%) SAS
2 11 (3.03%) CMS
3 9 (2.48%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.10%) IIS
4 4 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (0.83%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.55%) Apache
6 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.65%) MS Office
4 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.83%) MS Project
6 2 (0.55%) SPSS
6 2 (0.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (4.68%) BASE24
2 12 (3.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (3.31%) SAP FI
2 12 (3.31%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.28%) Siebel Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.06%) SAN
2 19 (5.23%) ATM
3 11 (3.03%) Firewall
4 9 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (1.65%) LAN
6 6 (1.65%) WAN
7 5 (1.38%) SSL
8 4 (1.10%) HTTP
8 4 (1.10%) NAS
9 3 (0.83%) DNS
9 3 (0.83%) VPN
9 3 (0.83%) DHCP
9 3 (0.83%) IPsec
10 2 (0.55%) CTI
11 1 (0.28%) Network Security
11 1 (0.28%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.89%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (6.34%) SQL Server
3 18 (4.96%) Oracle Database
4 13 (3.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (3.31%) Big Data
6 10 (2.75%) MySQL
7 8 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.93%) DB2
9 6 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.83%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (0.83%) MS Access
13 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.55%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.38%) Subversion
1 5 (1.38%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.10%) InstallShield
3 3 (0.83%) JIRA
3 3 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.83%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.83%) NetBeans
3 3 (0.83%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.55%) MSI
4 2 (0.55%) JUnit
4 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.55%) Maven
4 2 (0.55%) Hudson
General
1 247 (68.04%) Finance
2 65 (17.91%) Retail
3 19 (5.23%) Investment Banking
4 14 (3.86%) Retail Banking
5 12 (3.31%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.31%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.31%) Back Office
5 12 (3.31%) General Ledger
6 11 (3.03%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.65%) Marketing
8 5 (1.38%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.55%) Front Office
9 2 (0.55%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) German Language
10 1 (0.28%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.28%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.28%) International Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (20.66%) Analyst
2 46 (12.67%) Architect
3 37 (10.19%) Project Manager
4 35 (9.64%) Business Analyst
5 25 (6.89%) Developer
6 22 (6.06%) Consultant
7 20 (5.51%) DBA
8 18 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (4.96%) Applications Support
9 17 (4.68%) Banking Business Analyst
10 16 (4.41%) Test Architect
11 15 (4.13%) Support Analyst
12 14 (3.86%) Test Manager
13 13 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (3.31%) Test Analyst
15 11 (3.03%) Graphic Designer
15 11 (3.03%) Designer
15 11 (3.03%) Senior Manager
15 11 (3.03%) Oracle DBA
15 11 (3.03%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.79%) .NET
2 16 (4.41%) Middleware
2 16 (4.41%) J2EE
3 15 (4.13%) HTML
4 9 (2.48%) Spring
4 9 (2.48%) XML
5 8 (2.20%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.20%) Web Services
6 7 (1.93%) Hibernate
7 6 (1.65%) WCF
7 6 (1.65%) Java EE
8 5 (1.38%) Struts
9 4 (1.10%) SOAP
9 4 (1.10%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.10%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (0.83%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.83%) CSS
11 2 (0.55%) XSLT
11 2 (0.55%) JSP
11 2 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.79%) Mainframe
2 11 (3.03%) Graphic Design
3 10 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.38%) Statistics
4 5 (1.38%) Replication
5 4 (1.10%) HACMP
5 4 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.10%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.83%) IVR
6 3 (0.83%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.55%) Smartcard
7 2 (0.55%) AS400
7 2 (0.55%) EMV
7 2 (0.55%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Exalytics
7 2 (0.55%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.28%) Social Media
8 1 (0.28%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.22%) Windows
2 32 (8.82%) Linux
3 31 (8.54%) UNIX
4 21 (5.79%) AIX
5 16 (4.41%) Windows XP
6 12 (3.31%) Windows 2000
6 12 (3.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (3.03%) Windows NT
8 9 (2.48%) zOS
9 8 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.65%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.38%) MVS
12 4 (1.10%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.28%) Android
14 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (23.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 65 (17.91%) Project Management
3 31 (8.54%) ITIL
3 31 (8.54%) Change Management
4 26 (7.16%) PRINCE2
4 26 (7.16%) Service Delivery
5 23 (6.34%) Performance Management
6 22 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 20 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (5.51%) Risk Management
8 19 (5.23%) Capacity Management
9 16 (4.41%) SOA
10 14 (3.86%) Service Management
11 13 (3.58%) Change Control
12 12 (3.31%) Business Continuity
12 12 (3.31%) Migration
12 12 (3.31%) OO
12 12 (3.31%) Wealth Management
13 11 (3.03%) TOGAF
13 11 (3.03%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (16.25%) SQL
2 30 (8.26%) Java
3 24 (6.61%) C#
4 14 (3.86%) C
5 12 (3.31%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.75%) Shell Script
6 10 (2.75%) C++
7 6 (1.65%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.38%) Perl
8 5 (1.38%) VB
9 4 (1.10%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.83%) VB6
10 3 (0.83%) VBScript
10 3 (0.83%) VBA
11 2 (0.55%) JCL
12 1 (0.28%) XPath
12 1 (0.28%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 23 (6.34%) ISEB
2 21 (5.79%) Degree
3 10 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (2.75%) CCNA
4 8 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.20%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.38%) CCDP
6 5 (1.38%) CCA
6 5 (1.38%) MCP
6 5 (1.38%) MCSE
7 4 (1.10%) CBAP
8 3 (0.83%) CISSP
8 3 (0.83%) CISM
9 2 (0.55%) CISA
9 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.48%) QA
2 7 (1.93%) EMIR
2 7 (1.93%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (1.65%) MiFID
4 3 (0.83%) COBIT
5 2 (0.55%) ISO 8583
5 2 (0.55%) SLA
6 1 (0.28%) FATCA
6 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.65%) VMware ESX
1 6 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 5 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.10%) PowerHA
4 3 (0.83%) XenApp
5 2 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.55%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 15 (4.13%) Tivoli
2 14 (3.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 12 (3.31%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.65%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.10%) SCCM
6 3 (0.83%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.55%) Nagios
7 2 (0.55%) MOM
7 2 (0.55%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.55%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.55%) SCOM
8 1 (0.28%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.28%) OpenView
8 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (10.47%) Oracle
2 27 (7.44%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.51%) Teradata
4 18 (4.96%) Cisco
5 15 (4.13%) HP
6 14 (3.86%) SAP
7 11 (3.03%) EMC
7 11 (3.03%) Adobe
7 11 (3.03%) Quark
8 10 (2.75%) IBM
8 10 (2.75%) WSO2
9 9 (2.48%) VMware
10 7 (1.93%) Ab Initio
11 6 (1.65%) Citrix
11 6 (1.65%) Cyber-Ark
12 5 (1.38%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.10%) CA
13 4 (1.10%) Brocade
14 3 (0.83%) Imperva
14 3 (0.83%) Business Objects
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Bank
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + Bonus + Market-Leading Package
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30800 - £38600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago