The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment 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 Investment Banking over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 218 236 241
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 22 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.93% 0.27% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 2
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +95.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £60,000 £35,350
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.78%
Investment 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
2371 2633 2598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.89% 38.51% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 1956 2068
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Investment Banking Salary Trend in the North West

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in the North West

Investment 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 Investment Banking within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 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 +21 18 £70,000 +27.27% 13
Manchester +9 3 £110,000 +124.48% 3
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 30 (100.00%) Banking
2 26 (86.67%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
3 11 (36.67%) Corporate Banking
3 11 (36.67%) Wealth Management
4 10 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 10 (33.33%) Financial Institution
5 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (26.67%) Degree
6 8 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
7 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (20.00%) SABSA
8 6 (20.00%) Project Management
8 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 6 (20.00%) Information Security
9 5 (16.67%) UNIX
9 5 (16.67%) Java
9 5 (16.67%) C
9 5 (16.67%) Analytics
9 5 (16.67%) People Management
10 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
10 4 (13.33%) Line Management
10 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (13.33%) User Experience
10 4 (13.33%) Apache Pig
10 4 (13.33%) CMDB
10 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
10 4 (13.33%) HBase

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.33%) SAS
1 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 4 (13.33%) Apache Pig
1 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (13.33%) MS Project
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
1 4 (13.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
1 4 (13.33%) HBase
1 4 (13.33%) Big Data
General
1 30 (100.00%) Banking
2 26 (86.67%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Corporate Banking
4 10 (33.33%) Financial Institution
5 4 (13.33%) Retail
6 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (3.33%) Legal
7 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Content Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) PMO Lead
5 2 (6.67%) Technology Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Campaign Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) J2EE
1 1 (3.33%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.33%) Statistics
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) CMDB
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (3.33%) PMI
4 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.33%) GIS
4 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.33%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Risk Management
1 11 (36.67%) Wealth Management
2 10 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) Information Security
4 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (20.00%) SABSA
5 5 (16.67%) Analytics
5 5 (16.67%) People Management
6 4 (13.33%) Line Management
6 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.33%) Data Management
6 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (13.33%) Big Data Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) Data Analytics
6 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) Java
1 5 (16.67%) C
2 4 (13.33%) R
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Python
2 4 (13.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 3 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) MiFID
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) EMIR
2 1 (3.33%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
1 4 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) Progress
3 1 (3.33%) Murex
3 1 (3.33%) Green Hat
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Salary: £100000.00 - £130000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
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Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 to £55,000 with benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 up to £84,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + package
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