The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Financial Institution in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Financial Institution over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Financial Institution
Rank 119 198 215
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +17
Permanent jobs citing Financial Institution 137 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.11% 0.80% 0.54%
As % of the General category 5.35% 2.15% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 31
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +16.95%
Financial Institution
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
2563 2652 2657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.55% 37.36% 35.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1908 1986 2107
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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%

Financial Institution
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Financial Institution Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Financial Institution
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the North West region.

Financial Institution Salary Trend in the North West

Financial Institution
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Financial Institution across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Financial Institution Salary Histogram in the North West

Financial Institution
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 Financial Institution within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cheshire +80 116 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Manchester -10 16 £34,500 -13.75% 6
Lancashire +4 4 £50,000 +85.18%
Financial Institution
England

Financial Institution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution.

1 247 (100.00%) Finance
2 121 (48.99%) Risk Management
3 102 (41.30%) Retail
4 94 (38.06%) Wireless
4 94 (38.06%) Customer Engagement
5 58 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (15.79%) Banking
7 39 (15.79%) Degree
8 37 (14.98%) SQL
9 36 (14.57%) Java
10 34 (13.77%) .NET
10 34 (13.77%) Project Management
11 33 (13.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 31 (12.55%) SLA
12 31 (12.55%) User Experience
13 29 (11.74%) Windows
14 28 (11.34%) ITIL
14 28 (11.34%) Mentoring
15 25 (10.12%) UNIX
15 25 (10.12%) Service Management
16 24 (9.72%) T-SQL
16 24 (9.72%) C#
17 23 (9.31%) Intrusion Detection
18 22 (8.91%) Microsoft
19 21 (8.50%) Middleware
19 21 (8.50%) HTML
19 21 (8.50%) VB
19 21 (8.50%) Sourcefire
19 21 (8.50%) Snort

Financial Institution
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Financial Institution 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 Financial Institution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.62%) IIS
2 4 (1.62%) JBoss
2 4 (1.62%) FileNet
2 4 (1.62%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.81%) Apache
3 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (3.64%) MS Office
4 6 (2.43%) MS Project
5 4 (1.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.83%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.81%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 94 (38.06%) Wireless
2 23 (9.31%) Intrusion Detection
3 16 (6.48%) Firewall
4 10 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.64%) HTTP
6 8 (3.24%) DNS
7 6 (2.43%) SSL
7 6 (2.43%) VPN
7 6 (2.43%) Network Security
8 4 (1.62%) DHCP
8 4 (1.62%) SAN
9 2 (0.81%) ATM
9 2 (0.81%) VLAN
10 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (3.24%) MySQL
4 6 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.02%) DTS
5 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.21%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (1.21%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.21%) OLAP
7 2 (0.81%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) DB2
8 1 (0.40%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 6 (2.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.02%) Axure RP
2 5 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (2.02%) Subversion
3 4 (1.62%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 247 (100.00%) Finance
2 102 (41.30%) Retail
3 39 (15.79%) Banking
4 10 (4.05%) Corporate Banking
4 10 (4.05%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.24%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (22.27%) Developer
2 52 (21.05%) Analyst
3 22 (8.91%) Architect
4 18 (7.29%) Consultant
5 16 (6.48%) .NET Developer
5 16 (6.48%) PHP Developer
6 15 (6.07%) Delivery Manager
6 15 (6.07%) Security Analyst
7 13 (5.26%) Storage Specialist
8 11 (4.45%) Security Engineer
9 9 (3.64%) Service Manager
9 9 (3.64%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.24%) Test Analyst
10 8 (3.24%) Data Analyst
10 8 (3.24%) SQL Data Analyst
11 7 (2.83%) IT Services Manager
11 7 (2.83%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (2.83%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
12 6 (2.43%) Project Coordinator
12 6 (2.43%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.77%) .NET
2 21 (8.50%) Middleware
2 21 (8.50%) HTML
3 11 (4.45%) HTML5
3 11 (4.45%) CSS
3 11 (4.45%) jQuery
4 7 (2.83%) Web Services
5 6 (2.43%) XML
5 6 (2.43%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.02%) MDX
6 5 (2.02%) J2EE
7 4 (1.62%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.62%) SOAP
7 4 (1.62%) ODBC
7 4 (1.62%) LAMP
7 4 (1.62%) WinForms
7 4 (1.62%) RESTful
7 4 (1.62%) WCF
7 4 (1.62%) WPF
7 4 (1.62%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (12.55%) User Experience
3 14 (5.67%) Economics
4 11 (4.45%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.24%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.24%) BYOD
6 6 (2.43%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.43%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.02%) Graphic Design
7 5 (2.02%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.62%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.62%) Open Source
8 4 (1.62%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.81%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.81%) Equities
9 2 (0.81%) Tandem
9 2 (0.81%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.40%) Clustering
10 1 (0.40%) Replication
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.74%) Windows
2 25 (10.12%) UNIX
3 11 (4.45%) Linux
4 6 (2.43%) Windows XP
4 6 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (2.43%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (2.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.40%) CentOS
5 1 (0.40%) Debian
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (48.99%) Risk Management
2 94 (38.06%) Customer Engagement
3 58 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (13.77%) Project Management
5 33 (13.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (11.34%) ITIL
6 28 (11.34%) Mentoring
7 25 (10.12%) Service Management
8 21 (8.50%) Data Management
8 21 (8.50%) SIEM
9 18 (7.29%) Coaching
9 18 (7.29%) Change Management
10 17 (6.88%) Data Analysis
11 16 (6.48%) Supplier Management
11 16 (6.48%) Data Protection
12 15 (6.07%) Business Analysis
12 15 (6.07%) Line Management
12 15 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (6.07%) Analytics
13 14 (5.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.98%) SQL
2 36 (14.57%) Java
3 24 (9.72%) C#
3 24 (9.72%) T-SQL
4 21 (8.50%) VB
5 18 (7.29%) PHP
6 13 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.83%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.43%) C++
8 6 (2.43%) C
9 4 (1.62%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.81%) VBScript
11 1 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (15.79%) Degree
2 10 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (4.05%) ISEB
3 6 (2.43%) CISSP
3 6 (2.43%) CISA
4 3 (1.21%) CISM
4 3 (1.21%) MBA
5 2 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.81%) IIBA
5 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.81%) CCNP
5 2 (0.81%) CCNA
5 2 (0.81%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCSE
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.55%) SLA
2 5 (2.02%) QA
3 4 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.21%) COBIT
5 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (8.50%) Snort
2 6 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.43%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 22 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.50%) Sourcefire
2 21 (8.50%) Splunk
3 17 (6.88%) HP
3 17 (6.88%) Cisco
3 17 (6.88%) IBM
4 15 (6.07%) Symantec
5 14 (5.67%) EMC
6 13 (5.26%) NetApp
6 13 (5.26%) Brocade
7 10 (4.05%) Oracle
8 6 (2.43%) Teradata
9 3 (1.21%) VMware
10 2 (0.81%) Progress
10 2 (0.81%) GFI Software
11 1 (0.40%) Sybase
11 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
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