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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 67 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Permanent jobs citing Banking 252 191 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.62% 2.93% 3.01%
As % of the General category 9.01% 8.12% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 161 163 174
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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
2797 2352 2667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.21% 36.08% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2220 1854 2160
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 February 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 February 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 +28 154 £47,500 -5.00% 29
Cheshire -10 60 £52,500 -4.54% 24
Merseyside +13 15 £60,000 - 3
Lancashire +1 2 £47,750 +27.33%
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 445 (75.42%) Finance
2 180 (30.51%) Retail
3 92 (15.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (14.41%) PRINCE2
5 80 (13.56%) Project Management
6 67 (11.36%) Windows
7 65 (11.02%) Java
8 63 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (10.34%) UNIX
9 61 (10.34%) ITIL
10 59 (10.00%) Oracle
10 59 (10.00%) Degree
11 56 (9.49%) SQL
12 51 (8.64%) Teradata
13 50 (8.47%) Mentoring
14 46 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (7.80%) SQL Server
14 46 (7.80%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (6.78%) Financial Institution
15 40 (6.78%) Mainframe
15 40 (6.78%) Security Cleared
16 39 (6.61%) SC Cleared
16 39 (6.61%) Risk Management
16 39 (6.61%) People Management
17 38 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (6.44%) Business Analysis
18 37 (6.27%) Retail Banking
18 37 (6.27%) ETL
19 35 (5.93%) Microsoft
19 35 (5.93%) Waterfall

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (4.41%) CICS
2 19 (3.22%) SAS
3 13 (2.20%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.53%) IIS
5 5 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.51%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.51%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.34%) Node.js
8 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.17%) Lync
8 1 (0.17%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.86%) MS Project
3 6 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.85%) MS Office
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.51%) Force.com
1 3 (0.51%) Office 365
2 2 (0.34%) IaaS
2 2 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.39%) Firewall
2 8 (1.36%) Internet
3 7 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (1.19%) ATM
3 7 (1.19%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.02%) HTTP
5 4 (0.68%) LDAP
5 4 (0.68%) VPN
5 4 (0.68%) Network Security
6 3 (0.51%) LAN
6 3 (0.51%) VoIP
7 2 (0.34%) WAN
7 2 (0.34%) SSL
7 2 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.17%) SSH
8 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.17%) Telnet
8 1 (0.17%) Intranet
8 1 (0.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (7.80%) SQL Server
1 46 (7.80%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (5.25%) DB2
3 30 (5.08%) Hadoop
3 30 (5.08%) Big Data
4 24 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (3.05%) Oracle Database
7 17 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 15 (2.54%) DataStage
9 11 (1.86%) OLAP
10 9 (1.53%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.36%) Oracle OLAP
11 8 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.19%) MySQL
12 7 (1.19%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 11 (1.86%) ClearCase
2 5 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.51%) Ant
4 2 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.34%) Subversion
4 2 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.34%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.17%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.17%) JIRA
5 1 (0.17%) Selenium
5 1 (0.17%) Rational Rose
General
1 445 (75.42%) Finance
2 180 (30.51%) Retail
3 40 (6.78%) Financial Institution
4 37 (6.27%) Retail Banking
5 32 (5.42%) Telecoms
6 25 (4.24%) Back Office
7 13 (2.20%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.69%) Marketing
8 10 (1.69%) Games
9 7 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
10 6 (1.02%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.02%) Billing
10 6 (1.02%) Legal
11 4 (0.68%) Front Office
12 3 (0.51%) Law
13 2 (0.34%) Electronics
13 2 (0.34%) International Banking
13 2 (0.34%) iGaming
14 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (18.31%) Project Manager
2 78 (13.22%) Analyst
3 69 (11.69%) Developer
4 39 (6.61%) Consultant
5 32 (5.42%) Senior Manager
6 30 (5.08%) Architect
7 26 (4.41%) IT Project Manager
8 25 (4.24%) Business Analyst
8 25 (4.24%) Applications Manager
9 23 (3.90%) Senior Project Manager
10 21 (3.56%) Designer
11 19 (3.22%) Technical Specialist
12 17 (2.88%) Technical Manager
12 17 (2.88%) Senior IT Project Manager
13 16 (2.71%) Banking Business Analyst
13 16 (2.71%) Test Manager
14 14 (2.37%) Delivery Manager
15 13 (2.20%) Infrastructure Manager
16 12 (2.03%) Tester
16 12 (2.03%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.42%) HTML
2 27 (4.58%) XML
3 24 (4.07%) Middleware
4 22 (3.73%) J2EE
5 21 (3.56%) .NET
6 17 (2.88%) Web Services
7 13 (2.20%) XSLT
7 13 (2.20%) WSDL
8 12 (2.03%) SOAP
9 11 (1.86%) HTML5
10 10 (1.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 9 (1.53%) JSP
12 8 (1.36%) CSS
12 8 (1.36%) JSON
13 7 (1.19%) JDBC
14 6 (1.02%) Apache Flex
14 6 (1.02%) Spring
14 6 (1.02%) POJO
14 6 (1.02%) JAX-WS
14 6 (1.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (6.78%) Mainframe
3 14 (2.37%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.20%) Client/Server
5 11 (1.86%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.53%) Data Integration
6 9 (1.53%) FMCG
7 8 (1.36%) Credit Risk
7 8 (1.36%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.36%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.36%) Open Source
7 8 (1.36%) VSAM
7 8 (1.36%) IBM Mainframe
8 7 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.85%) Online Banking
10 4 (0.68%) SecurID
10 4 (0.68%) HACMP
11 3 (0.51%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.51%) PMI
11 3 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 67 (11.36%) Windows
2 61 (10.34%) UNIX
3 31 (5.25%) Linux
4 7 (1.19%) zOS
4 7 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.85%) Android
6 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.17%) AIX
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (15.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 85 (14.41%) PRINCE2
3 80 (13.56%) Project Management
4 63 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (10.34%) ITIL
6 50 (8.47%) Mentoring
7 39 (6.61%) Risk Management
7 39 (6.61%) People Management
8 38 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (6.44%) Business Analysis
9 37 (6.27%) ETL
10 35 (5.93%) Waterfall
11 31 (5.25%) Migration
12 30 (5.08%) Information Security
12 30 (5.08%) Service Delivery
13 23 (3.90%) Cyber Security
14 22 (3.73%) OO
14 22 (3.73%) UML
15 21 (3.56%) Data Modelling
15 21 (3.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (11.02%) Java
2 56 (9.49%) SQL
3 29 (4.92%) C#
4 24 (4.07%) COBOL
5 22 (3.73%) C++
6 18 (3.05%) C
7 17 (2.88%) JavaScript
8 14 (2.37%) T-SQL
9 10 (1.69%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.19%) JCL
11 6 (1.02%) Python
12 5 (0.85%) VB
12 5 (0.85%) VB6
12 5 (0.85%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.68%) Perl
14 3 (0.51%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.51%) Scala
14 3 (0.51%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.34%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 59 (10.00%) Degree
2 40 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 39 (6.61%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.58%) CISSP
5 25 (4.24%) ISEB
6 23 (3.90%) ISTQB
7 21 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 19 (3.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (2.03%) CISA
10 10 (1.69%) PMI Certification
11 8 (1.36%) PMP
12 7 (1.19%) CISM
13 6 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.68%) VCP4
14 4 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (0.51%) CCNA
16 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (0.34%) CCA
16 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.59%) QA
2 20 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (2.03%) SLA
3 12 (2.03%) FATCA
4 7 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.17%) MiFID
7 1 (0.17%) EMIR
7 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.19%) Snort
4 5 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.68%) PowerHA
6 3 (0.51%) HDFS
7 2 (0.34%) ACF2
7 2 (0.34%) RACF
7 2 (0.34%) XenApp
7 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.17%) vSphere
8 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (4.41%) Control-M
1 26 (4.41%) BladeLogic
2 8 (1.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 6 (1.02%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.17%) Foglight
4 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 59 (10.00%) Oracle
2 51 (8.64%) Teradata
3 35 (5.93%) Microsoft
4 30 (5.08%) IBM
5 20 (3.39%) Informatica
6 18 (3.05%) Ab Initio
7 17 (2.88%) VMware
8 12 (2.03%) Siebel
9 11 (1.86%) Business Objects
9 11 (1.86%) Tableau
10 10 (1.69%) HP
11 9 (1.53%) Cisco
12 8 (1.36%) EMC
12 8 (1.36%) Citrix
13 7 (1.19%) Sybase
13 7 (1.19%) Sourcefire
14 6 (1.02%) SAP
14 6 (1.02%) RainStor
15 5 (0.85%) ArcSight
15 5 (0.85%) TIBCO
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Posted: Yesterday
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DCS Recruitment
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