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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Banking
Rank 62 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Banking 17 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.26% - 1.48%
As % of the General category 6.05% - 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 9
Average salary £35,000 - £50,000
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
281 198 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 37.32% 38.08% 36.29%
Number of salaries quoted 224 168 203
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £50,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 £35,000 -
Bath - 7 £55,000 -
Taunton - 1 £29,500 -
Banking
South West

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (86.67%) .NET
1 39 (86.67%) Finance
2 22 (48.89%) SQL Server
3 20 (44.44%) HTML
3 20 (44.44%) Java
3 20 (44.44%) SQL
3 20 (44.44%) SOA
3 20 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 19 (42.22%) HTML5
4 19 (42.22%) C#
4 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET
4 19 (42.22%) ITIL
4 19 (42.22%) TOGAF
4 19 (42.22%) COBIT
5 18 (40.00%) MVC
5 18 (40.00%) CSS
5 18 (40.00%) CSS3
6 17 (37.78%) Castle Windsor
6 17 (37.78%) NServiceBus
6 17 (37.78%) KnockoutJS
6 17 (37.78%) SpecFlow
6 17 (37.78%) MonoRail
6 17 (37.78%) jQuery
6 17 (37.78%) IIS
6 17 (37.78%) NUnit
6 17 (37.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (37.78%) NHibernate
7 12 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
8 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (37.78%) NServiceBus
1 17 (37.78%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) VPN
1 4 (8.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (48.89%) SQL Server
2 20 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 17 (37.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) SpecFlow
1 17 (37.78%) NUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 39 (86.67%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) Architect
3 17 (37.78%) Web Developer
3 17 (37.78%) Web Applications Developer
3 17 (37.78%) Applications Developer
4 14 (31.11%) Senior Architect
5 10 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Consultant
6 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (13.33%) Technical Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Security Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Systems Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Network Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Network Security Manager
7 4 (8.89%) IT Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.22%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (86.67%) .NET
2 20 (44.44%) HTML
3 19 (42.22%) HTML5
3 19 (42.22%) ASP.NET
4 18 (40.00%) CSS
4 18 (40.00%) CSS3
5 17 (37.78%) Castle Windsor
5 17 (37.78%) KnockoutJS
5 17 (37.78%) MonoRail
5 17 (37.78%) jQuery
5 17 (37.78%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.22%) XML
6 1 (2.22%) MFC
6 1 (2.22%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Digital Media
1 4 (8.89%) Replication
1 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) SOA
2 19 (42.22%) ITIL
2 19 (42.22%) TOGAF
3 18 (40.00%) MVC
4 12 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (22.22%) UML
5 10 (22.22%) Wealth Management
6 5 (11.11%) Migration
6 5 (11.11%) Data Transformation
7 4 (8.89%) Information Security
7 4 (8.89%) Data Security
7 4 (8.89%) Data Management
7 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.22%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Java
1 20 (44.44%) SQL
2 19 (42.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) VC++
3 1 (2.22%) C++
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (42.22%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) VMware
1 4 (8.89%) Sage
1 4 (8.89%) Sun
1 4 (8.89%) Citrix