The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 45 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Permanent jobs citing Banking 31 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.53% 1.60% 1.70%
As % of the General category 14.69% 4.89% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 10
Average salary £35,000 £42,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.15% -23.18%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Banking
South West

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

General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
211 225 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 30.80% 32.70% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 173 191 190
Average salary £37,000 £38,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.51% -7.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,050
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Banking
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Banking Salary Trend in Somerset

Banking
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Banking Salary Histogram in Somerset

Banking
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Street +9 15 £35,000 -
Bath -1 8 £60,000 +33.33%
Yeovil - 8 £32,500 -
Banking
South West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 47 (95.92%) Finance
2 37 (75.51%) .NET
3 26 (53.06%) C#
3 26 (53.06%) HTML
4 25 (51.02%) HTML5
5 24 (48.98%) SQL
6 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
6 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
6 23 (46.94%) KnockoutJS
6 23 (46.94%) jQuery
7 22 (44.90%) CSS3
7 22 (44.90%) CSS
7 22 (44.90%) MVC
8 21 (42.86%) IIS
8 21 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
8 21 (42.86%) SpecFlow
8 21 (42.86%) NServiceBus
8 21 (42.86%) MonoRail
8 21 (42.86%) NUnit
8 21 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 21 (42.86%) NHibernate
9 15 (30.61%) Java
10 14 (28.57%) Degree
11 13 (26.53%) COBIT
11 13 (26.53%) TOGAF
11 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
11 13 (26.53%) ITIL
11 13 (26.53%) SOA
12 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (18.37%) Technical Architecture

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 21 (42.86%) IIS
1 21 (42.86%) NServiceBus
2 2 (4.08%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Office
1 8 (16.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) LAN
1 8 (16.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 21 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (26.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (42.86%) NUnit
1 21 (42.86%) SpecFlow
2 8 (16.33%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (95.92%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Applications Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Web Applications Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Architect
4 12 (24.49%) Senior Architect
5 9 (18.37%) Senior Technical Architect
5 9 (18.37%) Technical Architect
6 8 (16.33%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (16.33%) Field Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (10.20%) Consultant
7 5 (10.20%) Designer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Designer
7 5 (10.20%) Technical Designer
8 4 (8.16%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.04%) C++ Developer
10 1 (2.04%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (75.51%) .NET
2 26 (53.06%) HTML
3 25 (51.02%) HTML5
4 23 (46.94%) jQuery
4 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
4 23 (46.94%) KnockoutJS
5 22 (44.90%) CSS
5 22 (44.90%) CSS3
6 21 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
6 21 (42.86%) MonoRail
6 21 (42.86%) NHibernate
7 3 (6.12%) Mason
8 2 (4.08%) WebSockets
8 2 (4.08%) Backbone.js
8 2 (4.08%) MSMQ
8 2 (4.08%) JMS
8 2 (4.08%) Middleware
8 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.04%) NHS
2 1 (2.04%) IPTV
2 1 (2.04%) FMCG
2 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) MVC
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 13 (26.53%) SOA
2 13 (26.53%) TOGAF
3 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.37%) UML
4 9 (18.37%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (18.37%) Wealth Management
5 8 (16.33%) Time Management
6 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.16%) Data Transformation
6 4 (8.16%) Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum
7 2 (4.08%) TDD
7 2 (4.08%) Pair Programming
7 2 (4.08%) Kanban
8 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) C#
2 24 (48.98%) SQL
3 15 (30.61%) Java
4 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.12%) C++
4 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
5 2 (4.08%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) VC++
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Degree
2 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) CCNA
2 8 (16.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) COBIT
2 8 (16.33%) SLA
3 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Cisco
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (16.33%) Avaya
1 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
1 8 (16.33%) NetScout
1 8 (16.33%) Riverbed
1 8 (16.33%) F5
2 2 (4.08%) TIBCO