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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 216 242 240
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 37 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the General category 1.48% 0.25% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 3
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £71,250 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
2503 2762 2784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.67% 39.86% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 2101 2244
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,350
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +27 30 £70,000 - 3
Merseyside +12 4 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Manchester +2 3 £110,000 +33.33% 6
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 54 (100.00%) Banking
2 44 (81.48%) Finance
3 24 (44.44%) Wealth Management
4 20 (37.04%) Information Security
5 14 (25.93%) Investment Management
6 13 (24.07%) Risk Management
7 12 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 12 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (22.22%) SABSA
8 11 (20.37%) Corporate Banking
8 11 (20.37%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (18.52%) Financial Institution
10 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (14.81%) C
11 8 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (14.81%) Degree
12 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
12 7 (12.96%) UNIX
12 7 (12.96%) Project Management
12 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (11.11%) Server Hardening
13 6 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 6 (11.11%) Java
13 6 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 6 (11.11%) Network Design
14 5 (9.26%) Retail
14 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (9.26%) CISA

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.41%) SAS
1 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
1 4 (7.41%) Apache Pig
1 4 (7.41%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.41%) MS Project
2 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) SMS
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Data Mining
1 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
1 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
1 4 (7.41%) HBase
1 4 (7.41%) Big Data
General
1 54 (100.00%) Banking
2 44 (81.48%) Finance
3 11 (20.37%) Corporate Banking
4 10 (18.52%) Financial Institution
5 5 (9.26%) Retail
6 4 (7.41%) Back Office
7 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.85%) Marketing
8 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Architect
2 8 (14.81%) Security Architect
3 6 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Technical Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Content Manager
6 2 (3.70%) PMO Lead
6 2 (3.70%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Chief Information Officer
6 2 (3.70%) Business Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Head of Technology
6 2 (3.70%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) JNI
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) J2EE
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) HTML5
2 1 (1.85%) CSS3
2 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Statistics
3 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) CMDB
3 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
3 4 (7.41%) GIS
3 4 (7.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.85%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.85%) Derivative
4 1 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) UNIX
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Wealth Management
2 20 (37.04%) Information Security
3 14 (25.93%) Investment Management
4 13 (24.07%) Risk Management
5 12 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 12 (22.22%) SABSA
6 11 (20.37%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.96%) Project Management
8 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
9 6 (11.11%) Network Design
9 6 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (11.11%) Server Hardening
10 5 (9.26%) People Management
10 5 (9.26%) Analytics
10 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.41%) Data Management
11 4 (7.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) C
2 6 (11.11%) Java
3 4 (7.41%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) Python
3 4 (7.41%) MATLAB
3 4 (7.41%) C++
3 4 (7.41%) R
4 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) CISA
3 3 (5.56%) CISSP
3 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.70%) ACCA
4 2 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 6 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.41%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) QA
4 1 (1.85%) EMIR
4 1 (1.85%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (1.85%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) IBM
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (3.70%) Progress
3 1 (1.85%) Murex
3 1 (1.85%) Citrix
3 1 (1.85%) VMware
3 1 (1.85%) Google
3 1 (1.85%) Green Hat
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