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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 53 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +9
Permanent jobs citing Banking 339 160 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.58% 2.33% 2.21%
As % of the General category 11.02% 6.91% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 279 140 156
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
3077 2314 2656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.57% 33.64% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2637 1888 2323
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 November 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 27 November 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 +54 225 £45,000 -6.25% 21
Cheshire +19 82 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Merseyside +1 5 £50,000 +47.05%
Lancashire 0 4 £63,750 +41.66%
Cumbria - 1 £20,000 -
Banking
England

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 465 (73.81%) Finance
2 145 (23.02%) Retail
3 136 (21.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 98 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (15.08%) Java
6 90 (14.29%) SQL
7 80 (12.70%) Project Management
8 77 (12.22%) ITIL
9 76 (12.06%) Mainframe
10 74 (11.75%) DB2
11 71 (11.27%) SQL Server
12 65 (10.32%) Oracle
12 65 (10.32%) Waterfall
13 62 (9.84%) COBOL
13 62 (9.84%) CICS
14 61 (9.68%) PRINCE2
15 60 (9.52%) Windows
16 59 (9.37%) J2EE
17 58 (9.21%) Risk Analysis
18 52 (8.25%) UML
18 52 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
19 51 (8.10%) UNIX
19 51 (8.10%) Retail Banking
19 51 (8.10%) Degree
20 50 (7.94%) C#
21 48 (7.62%) Teradata
21 48 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
22 44 (6.98%) HTML
23 36 (5.71%) ETL
23 36 (5.71%) Mentoring

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 62 (9.84%) CICS
2 28 (4.44%) SAS
3 22 (3.49%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.70%) IIS
5 5 (0.79%) Node.js
6 3 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.32%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.32%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.16%) CMS
8 1 (0.16%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.16%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.16%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (3.49%) MS Office
1 22 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.54%) MS Project
3 7 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) SPSS
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.95%) SAP FI
1 6 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (0.95%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.38%) Firewall
2 6 (0.95%) HTTP
2 6 (0.95%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.79%) ATM
3 5 (0.79%) LAN
3 5 (0.79%) SAN
4 4 (0.63%) LDAP
4 4 (0.63%) Network Security
5 3 (0.48%) Internet
5 3 (0.48%) VoIP
6 2 (0.32%) WAN
6 2 (0.32%) VPN
6 2 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.16%) Intranet
7 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (11.75%) DB2
2 71 (11.27%) SQL Server
3 52 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (4.76%) Hadoop
5 27 (4.29%) Big Data
6 22 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 15 (2.38%) DataStage
9 11 (1.75%) Data Mining
10 9 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
11 8 (1.27%) OLAP
12 7 (1.11%) MySQL
12 7 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.11%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (3.02%) ClearCase
2 4 (0.63%) LoadRunner
2 4 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.48%) JIRA
3 3 (0.48%) Selenium
4 2 (0.32%) Mockito
4 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.32%) Jasmine
4 2 (0.32%) Introscope
4 2 (0.32%) Subversion
4 2 (0.32%) JUnit
4 2 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.16%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.16%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.16%) Ant
5 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
General
1 465 (73.81%) Finance
2 145 (23.02%) Retail
3 51 (8.10%) Retail Banking
4 34 (5.40%) Telecoms
5 29 (4.60%) Financial Institution
6 18 (2.86%) Back Office
7 17 (2.70%) Marketing
8 13 (2.06%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.59%) Front Office
10 9 (1.43%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.11%) Legal
12 6 (0.95%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.48%) Law
14 3 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.16%) International Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Advertising
15 1 (0.16%) Games
15 1 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 88 (13.97%) Project Manager
1 88 (13.97%) Analyst
2 86 (13.65%) Developer
3 72 (11.43%) Architect
4 47 (7.46%) Designer
5 36 (5.71%) Consultant
6 32 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
7 30 (4.76%) Applications Architect
8 27 (4.29%) Senior Manager
9 24 (3.81%) Senior Project Manager
10 23 (3.65%) Business Analyst
11 22 (3.49%) Technical Specialist
12 21 (3.33%) Solutions Designer
13 20 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
14 17 (2.70%) Service Manager
15 16 (2.54%) Administrator
15 16 (2.54%) Senior Analyst
16 15 (2.38%) Test Manager
16 15 (2.38%) DBA
17 13 (2.06%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (9.37%) J2EE
2 44 (6.98%) HTML
3 34 (5.40%) .NET
3 34 (5.40%) XML
4 28 (4.44%) CSS
4 28 (4.44%) Middleware
5 25 (3.97%) Web Services
6 19 (3.02%) XSLT
7 18 (2.86%) HTML5
8 12 (1.90%) WebSphere MQ
9 11 (1.75%) CSS3
10 10 (1.59%) ASP.NET
10 10 (1.59%) SOAP
11 8 (1.27%) LINQ
11 8 (1.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 7 (1.11%) JDBC
12 7 (1.11%) Spring
12 7 (1.11%) JSON
13 6 (0.95%) WSDL
13 6 (0.95%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 76 (12.06%) Mainframe
2 48 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.54%) Client/Server
4 14 (2.22%) Online Banking
5 10 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
5 10 (1.59%) VSAM
6 9 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.27%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.27%) Credit Risk
8 7 (1.11%) Open Source
9 6 (0.95%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.95%) Tandem
10 5 (0.79%) Cryptography
10 5 (0.79%) HACMP
10 5 (0.79%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.63%) SecurID
11 4 (0.63%) User Experience
12 3 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.48%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.52%) Windows
2 51 (8.10%) UNIX
3 30 (4.76%) Linux
4 5 (0.79%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.63%) Android
5 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.63%) zOS
5 4 (0.63%) HPUX
6 3 (0.48%) AIX
6 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (21.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 98 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (12.70%) Project Management
4 77 (12.22%) ITIL
5 65 (10.32%) Waterfall
6 61 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 58 (9.21%) Risk Analysis
8 52 (8.25%) UML
9 36 (5.71%) ETL
9 36 (5.71%) Mentoring
10 33 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (5.24%) Incident Management
11 32 (5.08%) Service Delivery
12 30 (4.76%) Risk Management
13 28 (4.44%) Change Management
14 26 (4.13%) Analytics
15 24 (3.81%) Information Security
16 23 (3.65%) SOA
17 21 (3.33%) Migration
17 21 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (15.08%) Java
2 90 (14.29%) SQL
3 62 (9.84%) COBOL
4 50 (7.94%) C#
5 32 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 25 (3.97%) C++
7 19 (3.02%) C
8 17 (2.70%) VB
9 16 (2.54%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.90%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.90%) Perl
11 11 (1.75%) Python
12 10 (1.59%) JCL
13 9 (1.43%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.43%) VB6
14 8 (1.27%) PHP
15 7 (1.11%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.48%) ABAP
17 2 (0.32%) TypeScript
18 1 (0.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 51 (8.10%) Degree
2 26 (4.13%) SC Cleared
2 26 (4.13%) Security Cleared
2 26 (4.13%) CISSP
3 17 (2.70%) CISA
4 14 (2.22%) ISEB
5 12 (1.90%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.43%) CISM
7 6 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.63%) CCNA
10 3 (0.48%) MCSA
10 3 (0.48%) PMP
10 3 (0.48%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.48%) MCDST
11 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.60%) QA
2 14 (2.22%) SLA
2 14 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.79%) PowerHA
4 5 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.32%) Firmware
5 2 (0.32%) XenApp
6 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.16%) vSphere
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) Snort
6 1 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (3.33%) BladeLogic
1 21 (3.33%) Control-M
2 6 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.95%) SCCM
2 6 (0.95%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.48%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (0.32%) Nagios
5 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 65 (10.32%) Oracle
2 48 (7.62%) Teradata
3 26 (4.13%) IBM
3 26 (4.13%) Microsoft
4 14 (2.22%) Informatica
5 12 (1.90%) VMware
5 12 (1.90%) Siebel
5 12 (1.90%) Sybase
6 11 (1.75%) Business Objects
6 11 (1.75%) HP
6 11 (1.75%) Tableau
7 9 (1.43%) SAP
8 8 (1.27%) Citrix
8 8 (1.27%) Google
9 7 (1.11%) Ab Initio
9 7 (1.11%) Cisco
9 7 (1.11%) RainStor
9 7 (1.11%) ArcSight
10 5 (0.79%) Misys
10 5 (0.79%) TIBCO
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