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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 58 90 75
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -15
Permanent jobs citing Banking 251 197 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.87% 2.80% 3.41%
As % of the General category 9.80% 7.51% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 123 153 184
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
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
2561 2624 2619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.49% 37.34% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1956 2078
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 April 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 April 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 +30 164 £47,500 -5.00% 17
Cheshire 0 56 £47,500 +11.76% 24
Merseyside +20 14 £60,000 - 3
Lancashire +3 2 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 371 (75.71%) Finance
2 194 (39.59%) Retail
3 101 (20.61%) Project Management
4 96 (19.59%) PRINCE2
5 78 (15.92%) Degree
6 66 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 64 (13.06%) Java
8 57 (11.63%) Business Analysis
9 56 (11.43%) UNIX
9 56 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 55 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
11 54 (11.02%) Windows
12 53 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (10.20%) Retail Banking
14 46 (9.39%) Oracle
15 41 (8.37%) Risk Management
16 40 (8.16%) Financial Institution
16 40 (8.16%) IBM
17 39 (7.96%) ITIL
18 37 (7.55%) SQL
18 37 (7.55%) Linux
19 34 (6.94%) Microsoft
20 33 (6.73%) Migration
20 33 (6.73%) QA
21 29 (5.92%) Information Security
21 29 (5.92%) People Management
22 28 (5.71%) Programme Management
22 28 (5.71%) HTML
23 26 (5.31%) ISEB
24 25 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Certification

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (4.29%) WebSphere
2 14 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.04%) SAS
4 7 (1.43%) CICS
5 5 (1.02%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.02%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.61%) IIS
7 1 (0.20%) Apache
7 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.20%) Lync
7 1 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.86%) MS Project
3 11 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.22%) MS Office
5 5 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.61%) Force.com
1 3 (0.61%) PaaS
2 2 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.27%) ATM
2 15 (3.06%) Firewall
3 9 (1.84%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.63%) Internet
4 8 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (0.82%) HTTP
5 4 (0.82%) VPN
5 4 (0.82%) SAN
6 3 (0.61%) Network Security
7 2 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.41%) SSL
7 2 (0.41%) VoIP
8 1 (0.20%) WAN
8 1 (0.20%) LAN
8 1 (0.20%) SMS
8 1 (0.20%) Intranet
8 1 (0.20%) SSH
8 1 (0.20%) Telnet
8 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.08%) Big Data
2 19 (3.88%) Oracle Database
3 17 (3.47%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.27%) Hadoop
5 14 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.45%) Data Mining
6 12 (2.45%) SQL Server
7 11 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (1.84%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.43%) OLAP
10 6 (1.22%) DB2
11 5 (1.02%) HBase
12 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.82%) DataStage
12 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.82%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (0.61%) MySQL
13 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.61%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (2.65%) ClearCase
2 10 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.22%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.61%) Ant
5 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.41%) Subversion
6 2 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.20%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
7 1 (0.20%) WinDbg
General
1 371 (75.71%) Finance
2 194 (39.59%) Retail
3 50 (10.20%) Retail Banking
4 40 (8.16%) Financial Institution
5 22 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 20 (4.08%) Games
7 19 (3.88%) Investment Banking
8 18 (3.67%) Back Office
9 13 (2.65%) Corporate Banking
10 10 (2.04%) Billing
11 8 (1.63%) Legal
12 7 (1.43%) Marketing
13 6 (1.22%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.82%) Law
15 3 (0.61%) iGaming
16 2 (0.41%) International Banking
16 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
17 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 88 (17.96%) Project Manager
2 80 (16.33%) Analyst
3 40 (8.16%) Consultant
4 38 (7.76%) Developer
5 28 (5.71%) Business Analyst
6 23 (4.69%) Applications Manager
7 22 (4.49%) Technical Specialist
7 22 (4.49%) Senior Manager
8 21 (4.29%) IT Project Manager
9 18 (3.67%) Graduate
10 17 (3.47%) Technical Manager
11 16 (3.27%) Architect
12 15 (3.06%) Delivery Manager
13 14 (2.86%) Portfolio Manager
13 14 (2.86%) Programme Manager
14 13 (2.65%) Test Manager
14 13 (2.65%) Senior Project Manager
14 13 (2.65%) Technology Consultant
15 12 (2.45%) Banking Business Analyst
15 12 (2.45%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.71%) HTML
2 15 (3.06%) .NET
3 13 (2.65%) XML
4 12 (2.45%) WSDL
5 11 (2.24%) Web Services
6 8 (1.63%) Middleware
6 8 (1.63%) HTML5
7 7 (1.43%) JSON
7 7 (1.43%) SOAP
8 6 (1.22%) J2EE
8 6 (1.22%) Apache Flex
8 6 (1.22%) RESTful
8 6 (1.22%) JAX-RS
9 5 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (1.02%) JSP
10 4 (0.82%) Servlets
10 4 (0.82%) CSS
10 4 (0.82%) JDBC
10 4 (0.82%) JAXB
10 4 (0.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.49%) Mainframe
3 19 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.65%) Mathematics
6 9 (1.84%) FMCG
7 8 (1.63%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.43%) IBM Mainframe
8 7 (1.43%) Open Source
9 6 (1.22%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.02%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.02%) Online Banking
11 4 (0.82%) LPAR
11 4 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.82%) Tandem
11 4 (0.82%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.82%) User Experience
12 3 (0.61%) PMI
12 3 (0.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 56 (11.43%) UNIX
2 54 (11.02%) Windows
3 37 (7.55%) Linux
4 6 (1.22%) zOS
4 6 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.61%) Android
6 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.20%) CentOS
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (20.61%) Project Management
2 96 (19.59%) PRINCE2
3 66 (13.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (11.63%) Business Analysis
5 56 (11.43%) Mentoring
6 53 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (8.37%) Risk Management
8 39 (7.96%) ITIL
9 33 (6.73%) Migration
10 29 (5.92%) Information Security
10 29 (5.92%) People Management
11 28 (5.71%) Programme Management
12 25 (5.10%) Technical Architecture
13 24 (4.90%) Service Delivery
14 22 (4.49%) Coaching
14 22 (4.49%) Cyber Security
15 21 (4.29%) Waterfall
16 20 (4.08%) Matrix Management
16 20 (4.08%) Change Management
17 19 (3.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 64 (13.06%) Java
2 37 (7.55%) SQL
3 17 (3.47%) PL/SQL
4 14 (2.86%) C++
4 14 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 13 (2.65%) JavaScript
6 12 (2.45%) C
7 9 (1.84%) C#
8 8 (1.63%) PHP
9 3 (0.61%) Objective-C
9 3 (0.61%) Scala
9 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.61%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.41%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.41%) R
10 2 (0.41%) Python
10 2 (0.41%) COBOL
11 1 (0.20%) Delphi
11 1 (0.20%) VBScript
11 1 (0.20%) Ada
Qualifications
1 78 (15.92%) Degree
2 26 (5.31%) ISEB
3 25 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 23 (4.69%) CISSP
4 23 (4.69%) ISTQB
4 23 (4.69%) Security Cleared
5 22 (4.49%) SC Cleared
6 19 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 14 (2.86%) CISA
8 12 (2.45%) PMI Certification
9 10 (2.04%) PMP
10 8 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.82%) CCNA
11 4 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.61%) CISM
13 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.20%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.20%) CCA
14 1 (0.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.73%) QA
2 15 (3.06%) FATCA
3 10 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.02%) SLA
4 5 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.20%) MiFID
7 1 (0.20%) EMIR
7 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
System Software
1 16 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.43%) Snort
3 5 (1.02%) RACF
3 5 (1.02%) ACF2
4 3 (0.61%) HDFS
4 3 (0.61%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) XenApp
5 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (3.06%) Control-M
1 15 (3.06%) BladeLogic
2 6 (1.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.20%) Foglight
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 46 (9.39%) Oracle
2 40 (8.16%) IBM
3 34 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 18 (3.67%) Ab Initio
4 18 (3.67%) Teradata
5 17 (3.47%) VMware
6 13 (2.65%) Actimize
7 11 (2.24%) Informatica
8 9 (1.84%) Cisco
9 8 (1.63%) EMC
9 8 (1.63%) HP
10 7 (1.43%) Citrix
10 7 (1.43%) SAP
10 7 (1.43%) Sourcefire
11 6 (1.22%) Capita
12 4 (0.82%) Tableau
12 4 (0.82%) Business Objects
12 4 (0.82%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.82%) Siebel
13 3 (0.61%) Cognos
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