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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 82 51 69
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Permanent jobs citing Banking 211 334 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.46% 5.00% 3.71%
As % of the General category 9.21% 13.26% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 123 226 194
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £69,850
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2291 2519 2957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.58% 37.68% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1864 1952 2287
Median salary £40,750 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.61% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -41 111 £49,750 +3.64% 7
Cheshire -20 42 £36,250 -34.09% 1
Merseyside +3 36 £65,000 +8.33%
Lancashire +20 11 £24,000 -36.84%
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Banking.

1 289 (74.10%) Finance
2 109 (27.95%) Retail
3 96 (24.62%) Microsoft
4 95 (24.36%) Degree
5 87 (22.31%) ITIL
6 83 (21.28%) SQL
7 82 (21.03%) Project Management
8 81 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (15.64%) Windows
10 59 (15.13%) SQL Server
10 59 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (14.10%) Oracle
12 53 (13.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 46 (11.79%) Java
13 46 (11.79%) TOGAF
14 41 (10.51%) .NET
15 40 (10.26%) Change Management
16 38 (9.74%) Citrix
17 37 (9.49%) Business Analysis
18 35 (8.97%) HTML
19 34 (8.72%) ITIL V3
20 33 (8.46%) Data Centre
20 33 (8.46%) Linux
21 32 (8.21%) Service Delivery
21 32 (8.21%) Mentoring
22 30 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
24 27 (6.92%) PRINCE2
24 27 (6.92%) Programme Management
25 26 (6.67%) JavaScript

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (6.67%) IIS
2 17 (4.36%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (4.10%) Apache
4 15 (3.85%) Confluence
5 14 (3.59%) SAS
5 14 (3.59%) SharePoint
6 13 (3.33%) Tomcat
7 12 (3.08%) JBoss
8 6 (1.54%) CICS
8 6 (1.54%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.77%) CMS
12 2 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (4.87%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.62%) MS Office
3 8 (2.05%) SPSS
4 7 (1.79%) MS Project
5 6 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.03%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.26%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Exstream
2 2 (0.51%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.51%) Magento
2 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.62%) IaaS
1 18 (4.62%) PaaS
2 17 (4.36%) SaaS
3 16 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.77%) Office 365
6 1 (0.26%) AdWords
6 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.15%) SAN
2 13 (3.33%) VPN
3 12 (3.08%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.56%) DHCP
4 10 (2.56%) DNS
5 5 (1.28%) Firewall
6 3 (0.77%) FTP
6 3 (0.77%) HTTP
6 3 (0.77%) Internet
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.51%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.51%) MPLS
7 2 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.15%) Big Data
3 15 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (2.05%) DB2
7 7 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.03%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.03%) MS Access
10 4 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.77%) Base SAS
11 3 (0.77%) DataStage
11 3 (0.77%) MySQL
11 3 (0.77%) QlikView
11 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (4.87%) JIRA
2 18 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.82%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.31%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.79%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.28%) Maven
6 5 (1.28%) MSI
6 5 (1.28%) Wise Package Studio
7 4 (1.03%) Bitbucket
8 3 (0.77%) Fiddler
8 3 (0.77%) Firebug
8 3 (0.77%) JMeter
8 3 (0.77%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.77%) The Grinder
8 3 (0.77%) Toad
9 2 (0.51%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.51%) Ant
9 2 (0.51%) Xcode
10 1 (0.26%) Mocha
10 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
General
1 289 (74.10%) Finance
2 109 (27.95%) Retail
3 23 (5.90%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.38%) Manufacturing
5 19 (4.87%) Legal
5 19 (4.87%) Retail Banking
6 16 (4.10%) Aerospace
6 16 (4.10%) Investment Banking
7 14 (3.59%) Corporate Banking
8 11 (2.82%) Marketing
9 8 (2.05%) Games
10 5 (1.28%) Law
11 4 (1.03%) Front Office
11 4 (1.03%) Publishing
12 3 (0.77%) Back Office
13 2 (0.51%) International Banking
13 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.26%) French Language
14 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (21.79%) Analyst
2 63 (16.15%) Architect
3 54 (13.85%) Developer
4 27 (6.92%) Applications Support
5 26 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 25 (6.41%) Consultant
7 24 (6.15%) Banking Analyst
7 24 (6.15%) Graduate
7 24 (6.15%) Project Manager
8 22 (5.64%) IT Manager
9 15 (3.85%) Business Architect
9 15 (3.85%) Software Analyst
9 15 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (3.59%) Senior Developer
11 13 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (3.08%) Agile Business Analyst
12 12 (3.08%) Support Analyst
12 12 (3.08%) Support Engineer
13 11 (2.82%) Applications Engineer
13 11 (2.82%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (10.51%) .NET
2 35 (8.97%) HTML
3 23 (5.90%) CSS
4 22 (5.64%) Web Services
5 15 (3.85%) XML
6 14 (3.59%) HTML5
6 14 (3.59%) Middleware
7 12 (3.08%) SOAP
8 10 (2.56%) Java EE
9 9 (2.31%) jQuery
10 8 (2.05%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.79%) REST
11 7 (1.79%) Spring
12 6 (1.54%) JSON
13 5 (1.28%) Flash
13 5 (1.28%) J2EE
14 4 (1.03%) Ajax
14 4 (1.03%) CSS3
14 4 (1.03%) Hibernate
14 4 (1.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 59 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.46%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.38%) Credit Risk
3 21 (5.38%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.87%) Mobile App
5 16 (4.10%) Life Science
6 15 (3.85%) Wiki
7 12 (3.08%) SWIFT
7 12 (3.08%) User Experience
8 9 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (2.31%) Mainframe
8 9 (2.31%) Public Cloud
8 9 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (2.31%) Visualisation
9 8 (2.05%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.05%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.54%) Online Banking
10 6 (1.54%) VSAM
11 5 (1.28%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 61 (15.64%) Windows
2 33 (8.46%) Linux
3 26 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 25 (6.41%) Unix
4 25 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.56%) Android
7 9 (2.31%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.05%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.28%) Windows 2000
10 5 (1.28%) Windows NT
10 5 (1.28%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.51%) AIX
11 2 (0.51%) CentOS
11 2 (0.51%) HPUX
11 2 (0.51%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.51%) VMS
12 1 (0.26%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (22.31%) ITIL
2 82 (21.03%) Project Management
3 81 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (13.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (11.79%) TOGAF
6 40 (10.26%) Change Management
7 37 (9.49%) Business Analysis
8 34 (8.72%) ITIL V3
9 32 (8.21%) Mentoring
9 32 (8.21%) Service Delivery
10 28 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (6.92%) PRINCE2
11 27 (6.92%) Programme Management
12 26 (6.67%) SDLC
13 24 (6.15%) Coaching
13 24 (6.15%) CRM
13 24 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 24 (6.15%) ETL
13 24 (6.15%) Process Management
14 23 (5.90%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 83 (21.28%) SQL
2 46 (11.79%) Java
3 26 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 23 (5.90%) PowerShell
5 14 (3.59%) C#
6 11 (2.82%) C++
7 10 (2.56%) PHP
8 8 (2.05%) C
9 7 (1.79%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.54%) COBOL
10 6 (1.54%) JCL
10 6 (1.54%) VBScript
11 5 (1.28%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.28%) Python
11 5 (1.28%) VB
12 2 (0.51%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.26%) R
13 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (24.36%) Degree
2 30 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (4.36%) ISEB
4 15 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (3.08%) MCSE
6 10 (2.56%) ISTQB
7 9 (2.31%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (2.31%) CCNA
7 9 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (2.31%) EMC Certification
8 7 (1.79%) CISM
9 6 (1.54%) CISA
9 6 (1.54%) CISSP
9 6 (1.54%) PMP
10 5 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.03%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.03%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.03%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.90%) QA
2 13 (3.33%) SEPA
2 13 (3.33%) SLA
3 12 (3.08%) Data Quality
4 8 (2.05%) COBIT
5 3 (0.77%) Basel III
5 3 (0.77%) CRD IV
5 3 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (5.64%) Microsoft App-V
1 22 (5.64%) XenApp
2 20 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 18 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (5.64%) SCCM
2 15 (3.85%) EdgeSight
2 15 (3.85%) Nagios
2 15 (3.85%) SCOM
2 15 (3.85%) SCOrch
3 9 (2.31%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.28%) AppDNA
5 3 (0.77%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.51%) Control-M
7 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.26%) MobiControl
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 96 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 55 (14.10%) Oracle
3 38 (9.74%) Citrix
4 24 (6.15%) Cognizant
4 24 (6.15%) IBM
5 23 (5.90%) HP
6 20 (5.13%) VMware
7 15 (3.85%) Informatica
8 12 (3.08%) Cisco
9 10 (2.56%) Bloomberg
9 10 (2.56%) Reuters
10 9 (2.31%) EMC
10 9 (2.31%) Software AG
11 8 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (2.05%) Teradata
12 7 (1.79%) Remedy
13 6 (1.54%) Ab Initio
14 5 (1.28%) AppSense
14 5 (1.28%) BMC
14 5 (1.28%) SAP
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £46700 - £54500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: Negotiable
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