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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 227 245 250
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 17 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.057% 0.054%
As % of the General category 0.68% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £80,000 £55,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +78.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £58,500 £42,450
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
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
2507 2640 2667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.17% 37.60% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1878 1970 2110
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 1 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 1 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 +17 13 £110,000 +100.00% 5
Manchester +3 3 £50,000 -3.84%
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 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 19 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (89.47%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) Risk Management
3 11 (57.89%) Corporate Banking
4 10 (52.63%) Investment Management
4 10 (52.63%) Financial Institution
5 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (21.05%) UNIX
7 4 (21.05%) IBM
7 4 (21.05%) PMI Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) MS Project
7 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (21.05%) Retail
7 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
7 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
8 3 (15.79%) People Management
8 3 (15.79%) Retail Banking
8 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) Analytics
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) PMP
8 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
9 2 (10.53%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) SAS
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (21.05%) MS Project
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
1 2 (10.53%) HBase
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
General
1 19 (100.00%) Banking
2 17 (89.47%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) Corporate Banking
4 10 (52.63%) Financial Institution
5 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) Retail Banking
7 1 (5.26%) Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Content Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) PMO Lead
4 2 (10.53%) Technology Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing Campaign Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Campaign Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Statistics
2 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Risk Management
2 10 (52.63%) Investment Management
3 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 7 (36.84%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) People Management
6 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.53%) ITSM
7 2 (10.53%) Data Management
7 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Operations Research
7 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
7 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) C
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
1 2 (10.53%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) PMI Certification
3 3 (15.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) EMIR
1 1 (5.26%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) MiFID
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Progress
3 1 (5.26%) Green Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Murex
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