The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail 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 Retail Banking over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 218 210 242
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +32
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 37 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the General category 1.21% 1.12% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 9
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,780 £39,250 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £77,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -2.10%
Retail 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
3052 2586 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.53% 37.68% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2433 2128 2199
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Retail Banking Salary Trend in the North West

Retail Banking
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Retail Banking Salary Histogram in the North West

Retail 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 Retail Banking within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 September 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 -19 22 £45,000 -8.16% 4
Cheshire -2 12 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Lancashire - 2 £83,750 -
Retail Banking
England

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 52 (100.00%) Banking
1 52 (100.00%) Retail
2 29 (55.77%) Finance
3 15 (28.85%) ITIL
4 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 13 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (23.08%) C
6 12 (23.08%) XML
6 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (21.15%) XSLT
7 11 (21.15%) IIS
7 11 (21.15%) C#
7 11 (21.15%) C++
7 11 (21.15%) Web Services
7 11 (21.15%) ClearCase
7 11 (21.15%) SOA
7 11 (21.15%) Middleware
8 10 (19.23%) Six Sigma
8 10 (19.23%) Client/Server
9 9 (17.31%) Analytics
10 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (11.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 6 (11.54%) Test Management
10 6 (11.54%) Degree
11 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
11 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (9.62%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.15%) IIS
2 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) DB2
3 3 (5.77%) Informix
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) ClearCase
2 4 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (100.00%) Banking
1 52 (100.00%) Retail
2 29 (55.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Front Office
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Technical Specialist
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Test Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Risk Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Process Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Governance Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Business Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Project Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Applications Support
8 1 (1.92%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) XML
2 11 (21.15%) XSLT
2 11 (21.15%) Web Services
2 11 (21.15%) Middleware
3 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.92%) Struts
3 1 (1.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (19.23%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Statistics
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Android
1 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.85%) UNIX
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL
2 13 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (21.15%) SOA
5 10 (19.23%) Six Sigma
6 9 (17.31%) Analytics
7 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.54%) Test Management
8 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
8 4 (7.69%) Project Management
8 4 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.69%) Change Management
8 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.77%) Process Architecture
9 3 (5.77%) Lean Six Sigma
10 2 (3.85%) Performance Management
10 2 (3.85%) V-Model
10 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.85%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) C
2 11 (21.15%) C#
2 11 (21.15%) C++
3 4 (7.69%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Cognizant
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Chordiant
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