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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 77 98 62
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -36
Permanent jobs citing Banking 212 173 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.04% 2.35% 4.23%
As % of the General category 7.59% 6.20% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 125 125 232
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £100,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.04%
General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2794 2789 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.06% 37.82% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2264 2137
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 11 July 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 11 July 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
(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 +50 153 £45,000 +2.85% 18
Cheshire -37 44 £42,500 -19.04% 11
Merseyside +7 11 £60,000 -40.00% 2
Cumbria - 1 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 280 (64.81%) Finance
2 106 (24.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 90 (20.83%) Retail
4 80 (18.52%) Project Management
4 80 (18.52%) SQL
5 59 (13.66%) Windows
6 50 (11.57%) ITIL
7 43 (9.95%) PRINCE2
8 42 (9.72%) UNIX
8 42 (9.72%) SQL Server
9 37 (8.56%) Retail Banking
10 35 (8.10%) Oracle
11 34 (7.87%) Service Delivery
11 34 (7.87%) Change Management
12 33 (7.64%) Java
12 33 (7.64%) Data Warehouse
13 32 (7.41%) Linux
13 32 (7.41%) C#
14 31 (7.18%) Problem Management
15 30 (6.94%) Degree
16 28 (6.48%) Performance Management
17 26 (6.02%) Teradata
18 24 (5.56%) MS Excel
19 23 (5.32%) C
19 23 (5.32%) Mainframe
19 23 (5.32%) Capacity Management
20 22 (5.09%) .NET
20 22 (5.09%) ISEB
20 22 (5.09%) Incident Management
21 21 (4.86%) HTML

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 13 (3.01%) WebSphere
2 10 (2.31%) SAS
3 9 (2.08%) IIS
4 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (0.93%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.69%) Node.js
6 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.46%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.46%) Apache
7 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.23%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.23%) CICS
7 1 (0.23%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (1.85%) MS Office
3 6 (1.39%) MS Project
4 5 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.23%) SPSS
6 1 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.85%) SAP FI
1 8 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (1.85%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.16%) BASE24
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.47%) SAN
2 11 (2.55%) Firewall
3 8 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (1.62%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.16%) ATM
5 5 (1.16%) LAN
5 5 (1.16%) WAN
6 3 (0.69%) DHCP
6 3 (0.69%) VPN
6 3 (0.69%) DNS
6 3 (0.69%) SSL
6 3 (0.69%) IPsec
6 3 (0.69%) NAS
7 2 (0.46%) HTTP
7 2 (0.46%) CTI
8 1 (0.23%) DMZ
8 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.23%) Network Security
8 1 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.64%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (3.94%) Oracle Database
4 14 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (1.85%) DB2
7 7 (1.62%) Big Data
8 6 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.16%) MySQL
9 5 (1.16%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.93%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.69%) Informix
11 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.23%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 8 (1.85%) LoadRunner
2 5 (1.16%) ClearCase
2 5 (1.16%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (1.16%) Subversion
3 3 (0.69%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.46%) JUnit
4 2 (0.46%) MSI
4 2 (0.46%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.46%) Maven
4 2 (0.46%) JIRA
4 2 (0.46%) Hudson
5 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.23%) NetBeans
General
1 280 (64.81%) Finance
2 90 (20.83%) Retail
3 37 (8.56%) Retail Banking
4 17 (3.94%) Investment Banking
4 17 (3.94%) Back Office
4 17 (3.94%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.31%) Financial Institution
7 9 (2.08%) Front Office
7 9 (2.08%) General Ledger
7 9 (2.08%) Marketing
8 8 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.93%) Legal
10 3 (0.69%) Law
11 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) German Language
12 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (18.06%) Analyst
2 63 (14.58%) Project Manager
3 35 (8.10%) Developer
4 34 (7.87%) Business Analyst
5 30 (6.94%) Consultant
6 28 (6.48%) Architect
7 25 (5.79%) DBA
8 20 (4.63%) Applications Support
9 19 (4.40%) Test Manager
10 18 (4.17%) Support Analyst
10 18 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
11 17 (3.94%) Senior Manager
12 14 (3.24%) Administrator
12 14 (3.24%) Teradata DBA
13 13 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.01%) Delivery Manager
14 11 (2.55%) Senior Project Manager
14 11 (2.55%) Oracle DBA
14 11 (2.55%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.09%) .NET
2 21 (4.86%) HTML
3 20 (4.63%) CSS
4 17 (3.94%) Middleware
5 12 (2.78%) XML
5 12 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.55%) Web Services
7 9 (2.08%) J2EE
8 7 (1.62%) XSLT
9 6 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (1.16%) Java EE
11 4 (0.93%) WCF
11 4 (0.93%) LINQ
11 4 (0.93%) HTML5
11 4 (0.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (0.93%) CSS3
12 3 (0.69%) Application Packaging
12 3 (0.69%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.46%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (0.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.32%) Mainframe
2 16 (3.70%) Online Banking
3 14 (3.24%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.31%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 6 (1.39%) Statistics
6 5 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (0.93%) HACMP
7 4 (0.93%) Replication
7 4 (0.93%) Tandem
7 4 (0.93%) Cryptography
8 3 (0.69%) IVR
8 3 (0.69%) Economics
8 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.46%) Social Media
9 2 (0.46%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.46%) New Media
9 2 (0.46%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 59 (13.66%) Windows
2 42 (9.72%) UNIX
3 32 (7.41%) Linux
4 16 (3.70%) AIX
5 13 (3.01%) Windows XP
5 13 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.55%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.31%) Windows 2000
8 6 (1.39%) Windows NT
9 4 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.93%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.93%) Android
9 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.69%) zOS
10 3 (0.69%) MVS
11 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (24.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 80 (18.52%) Project Management
3 50 (11.57%) ITIL
4 43 (9.95%) PRINCE2
5 34 (7.87%) Service Delivery
5 34 (7.87%) Change Management
6 31 (7.18%) Problem Management
7 28 (6.48%) Performance Management
8 23 (5.32%) Capacity Management
9 22 (5.09%) Incident Management
10 18 (4.17%) Business Analysis
10 18 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (3.94%) SOA
11 17 (3.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (3.47%) Risk Management
13 14 (3.24%) Service Management
14 13 (3.01%) Six Sigma
14 13 (3.01%) Change Control
14 13 (3.01%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (2.78%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 80 (18.52%) SQL
2 33 (7.64%) Java
3 32 (7.41%) C#
4 23 (5.32%) C
5 18 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 14 (3.24%) C++
6 14 (3.24%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.55%) PHP
8 10 (2.31%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.16%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.16%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.16%) COBOL
10 4 (0.93%) Perl
11 2 (0.46%) JCL
12 1 (0.23%) XPath
12 1 (0.23%) VBA
12 1 (0.23%) VC++
12 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (6.94%) Degree
2 22 (5.09%) ISEB
3 9 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.85%) CCNA
5 6 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (1.16%) CCDP
6 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.16%) CCA
7 4 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.93%) CBAP
8 3 (0.69%) CISSP
8 3 (0.69%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.69%) MCP
8 3 (0.69%) MCSE
9 2 (0.46%) APMP
10 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 1 (0.23%) EnCE
10 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.55%) QA
2 4 (0.93%) SLA
3 3 (0.69%) EMIR
3 3 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.46%) MiFID
5 1 (0.23%) FATCA
5 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.62%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 6 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.16%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.16%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.93%) PowerHA
6 3 (0.69%) XenApp
7 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.46%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.24%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (2.55%) Tivoli
3 9 (2.08%) SCCM
4 8 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (1.39%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.46%) SCOM
6 2 (0.46%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.46%) MOM
6 2 (0.46%) Nagios
6 2 (0.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.23%) OpenView
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.23%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 35 (8.10%) Oracle
2 26 (6.02%) Teradata
3 20 (4.63%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.01%) Cisco
5 12 (2.78%) HP
5 12 (2.78%) VMware
6 10 (2.31%) Google
7 9 (2.08%) IBM
7 9 (2.08%) SAP
8 6 (1.39%) EMC
8 6 (1.39%) Ab Initio
9 5 (1.16%) WSO2
9 5 (1.16%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.93%) Citrix
10 4 (0.93%) Unisys
10 4 (0.93%) Misys
11 3 (0.69%) Cyber-Ark
12 2 (0.46%) Kony
12 2 (0.46%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.46%) Imperva
Liverpool, Merseyside
Churchill Frank
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wilmslow
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30800 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Selecture
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Neg. + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MBNA
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Huxley Associates
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Liverpool
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 24 days ago