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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 43 53 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Banking 18 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.78% 2.14% 0.63%
As % of the General category 12.77% 5.15% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 4
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% -
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
141 233 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 29.62% 41.61% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 119 193 221
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
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 6 March 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
Street - 17 £35,000 -
Yeovil - 1 £37,500 -
Banking
South West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 50 (100.00%) Finance
2 34 (68.00%) .NET
3 29 (58.00%) C#
4 28 (56.00%) HTML
4 28 (56.00%) Degree
4 28 (56.00%) jQuery
4 28 (56.00%) HTML5
4 28 (56.00%) KnockoutJS
5 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
6 26 (52.00%) IIS
6 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
6 26 (52.00%) CSS
6 26 (52.00%) SQL
6 26 (52.00%) MVC
6 26 (52.00%) NUnit
6 26 (52.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (52.00%) SpecFlow
6 26 (52.00%) Castle Windsor
6 26 (52.00%) CSS3
6 26 (52.00%) MonoRail
6 26 (52.00%) NHibernate
6 26 (52.00%) NServiceBus
7 10 (20.00%) F5
7 10 (20.00%) NetScout
7 10 (20.00%) Time Management
7 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 10 (20.00%) Rational Performance Tester
7 10 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 10 (20.00%) LAN

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 26 (52.00%) IIS
1 26 (52.00%) NServiceBus
2 2 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Office
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) LAN
1 10 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (52.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) NUnit
1 26 (52.00%) SpecFlow
2 10 (20.00%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
General
1 50 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Developer
2 26 (52.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 26 (52.00%) Web Developer
2 26 (52.00%) Applications Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Designer
6 5 (10.00%) Designer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) .NET
2 28 (56.00%) jQuery
2 28 (56.00%) HTML5
2 28 (56.00%) KnockoutJS
2 28 (56.00%) HTML
3 26 (52.00%) Castle Windsor
3 26 (52.00%) CSS3
3 26 (52.00%) NHibernate
3 26 (52.00%) MonoRail
3 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (52.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) MSMQ
4 2 (4.00%) JMS
4 2 (4.00%) Middleware
4 2 (4.00%) Mason
4 2 (4.00%) WebSockets
4 2 (4.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) IPTV
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) FMCG
3 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) MVC
2 10 (20.00%) Time Management
3 9 (18.00%) ITIL
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.00%) TOGAF
5 7 (14.00%) SOA
6 6 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (12.00%) Wealth Management
6 6 (12.00%) UML
7 4 (8.00%) Data Privacy
8 2 (4.00%) Kanban
8 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.00%) Project Management
8 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.00%) TDD
8 2 (4.00%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) C#
2 26 (52.00%) SQL
3 9 (18.00%) Java
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (56.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) CCNA
2 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.00%) SLA
2 7 (14.00%) COBIT
3 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Cisco
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (20.00%) Avaya
1 10 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 10 (20.00%) NetScout
1 10 (20.00%) Riverbed
1 10 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (4.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.00%) TIBCO