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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 257 228 237
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +9
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 6 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.080% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.19% 0.57% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 14
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £29,800 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
3125 2445 2594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.53% 36.02% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2630 1984 2201
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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 -13 3 £51,250 +7.89%
Merseyside - 3 £50,000 - 1
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) HP
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 6 (33.33%) User Experience
5 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
5 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
5 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (27.78%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (27.78%) LoadRunner
5 5 (27.78%) UNIX
6 3 (16.67%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) C++
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) Veritas
6 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Teradata
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Mason
6 3 (16.67%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (27.78%) LoadRunner
2 2 (11.11%) Jasmine
General
1 18 (100.00%) Banking
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Teradata Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) Mason
1 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) WebSockets
2 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) MSMQ
2 2 (11.11%) JMS
2 2 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) LAMP
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) MFC
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 3 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) GIS
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 2 (11.11%) HPUX
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 6 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
3 3 (16.67%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Kanban
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.56%) SIEM
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C#
1 3 (16.67%) C++
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
3 1 (5.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) PMP
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ACCA
1 1 (5.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Veritas
2 3 (16.67%) Teradata
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
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