The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Investment Banking
Rank 216 184 198
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 9 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.60% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.40% 1.41% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 7
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
Investment 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 South West region.

General Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2237 2198 2148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.70% 42.33% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1749 1840
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Investment Banking Salary Trend in the South West

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in the South West

Investment Banking
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Investment Banking within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 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
Dorset -23 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Bristol +3 2 £80,000 +10.34% 2
Somerset - 1 £62,500 -
Investment Banking
England

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 49 (100.00%) Banking
2 34 (69.39%) Java
3 31 (63.27%) Finance
4 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
4 25 (51.02%) Spring
5 24 (48.98%) JUnit
6 23 (46.94%) OO
7 22 (44.90%) Cash Management
8 20 (40.82%) Derivative
9 19 (38.78%) Spring Integration
10 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (22.45%) Scrum
12 7 (14.29%) Workflow
12 7 (14.29%) Oracle
13 6 (12.24%) HTML
13 6 (12.24%) RUP
14 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
14 5 (10.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 5 (10.20%) Usability Testing
14 5 (10.20%) Adobe Illustrator
14 5 (10.20%) Hibernate
14 5 (10.20%) Psychology
14 5 (10.20%) Apache Flex
14 5 (10.20%) CSS
14 5 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (10.20%) Fireworks
14 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (10.20%) Photoshop
15 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
15 4 (8.16%) SQL

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Investment 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 Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Photoshop
1 5 (10.20%) Fireworks
1 5 (10.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) FTP
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
1 2 (4.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) JUnit
2 5 (10.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (4.08%) JProfiler
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.08%) Toad
3 2 (4.08%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
3 2 (4.08%) Introscope
General
1 49 (100.00%) Banking
2 31 (63.27%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 25 (51.02%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.20%) User Experience Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) DBA
8 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.08%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Banking Business Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) Spring
2 19 (38.78%) Spring Integration
3 6 (12.24%) HTML
4 5 (10.20%) CSS
4 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
4 5 (10.20%) Hibernate
4 5 (10.20%) Apache Flex
5 2 (4.08%) Middleware
5 2 (4.08%) JDBC
5 2 (4.08%) ODBC
6 1 (2.04%) JMS
6 1 (2.04%) XML
6 1 (2.04%) .NET
6 1 (2.04%) MFC
6 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.04%) Mason
6 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Derivative
2 5 (10.20%) Psychology
2 5 (10.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.08%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) UNIX
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Solaris
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) OO
2 22 (44.90%) Cash Management
3 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.45%) Scrum
5 7 (14.29%) Workflow
6 6 (12.24%) RUP
7 5 (10.20%) Usability Testing
8 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.16%) OOD
8 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
9 3 (6.12%) TDD
9 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.12%) Six Sigma
9 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.12%) Performance Improvement
9 3 (6.12%) Strategic Planning
10 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.08%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) Java
2 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.16%) SQL
4 3 (6.12%) C++
5 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.08%) VB
5 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.08%) C
6 1 (2.04%) C#
6 1 (2.04%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) ISEB
1 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.08%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (4.08%) nmon
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) HP
2 2 (4.08%) Green Hat