The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 30 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Banking 8 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.76% 6.96% 3.85%
As % of the General category 13.79% 23.40% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 7
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Banking
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

General Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
58 47 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 34.52% 29.75% 59.40%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 64
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £16,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Banking
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Banking Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Banking
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 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
County Antrim -6 7 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Banking
UK

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing 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 Banking.

1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) WPF
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) OLTP
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) OLAP
6 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) WCF
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) High Availability
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
7 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing 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 Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) OLAP
1 2 (16.67%) OLTP
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
2 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Management
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + pension, bonus, negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
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