The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 54 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Permanent jobs citing Banking 3 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.45% 4.76% 3.41%
As % of the General category 4.11% 12.70% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 6
Average salary £50,000 £26,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.67% -39.08%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
Banking
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
73 63 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 35.27% 37.50% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 64 62 36
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Banking
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Banking Salary Trend in St Albans

Banking
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in St Albans

Banking
Top 22 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) SEO
4 2 (22.22%) Website Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) CRM

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) SEO
3 2 (22.22%) Website Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA