The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 506 503 529
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 452 424 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.88% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 335 330 319
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.08%

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49895 48199 53069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.70% 45.11% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38508 38243 44107
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Retail Banking
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the UK.

Retail Banking Salary Trend in the UK

Retail Banking
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Retail Banking over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Retail Banking Salary Histogram in the UK

Retail Banking
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail Banking within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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
England -4 369 £52,500 -4.54% 94
London -67 179 £62,000 -8.14% 45
Scotland +12 77 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Edinburgh +8 56 £48,000 +1.05% 11
City of London -15 43 £62,000 -11.42% 16
Yorkshire -44 36 £33,000 -12.00% 14
North West -13 35 £45,000 -6.25% 11
East Midlands +22 31 £62,500 +56.25% 6
Northamptonshire - 30 £62,500 - 6
Northampton - 29 £62,500 - 4
South West -26 26 £37,500 +21.95% 8
South East +3 24 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Wiltshire - 23 £39,250 - 6
Swindon - 23 £39,250 - 6
East of England +10 21 £49,250 -6.19% 1
Hertfordshire +2 21 £49,250 -6.19% 1
Glasgow -2 21 £43,000 +1.17%
Manchester -18 20 £45,000 -6.25% 6
Sheffield -22 20 £36,250 -3.33% 2
South Yorkshire -26 20 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Leeds -26 14 £30,000 -20.00% 5
West Yorkshire -38 14 £30,000 -20.00% 10
Surrey - 14 £62,500 - 3
Cheshire -2 12 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Watford -5 12 £49,250 -6.19% 1
North East -4 11 £40,000 -21.95%
West Midlands - 10 £40,000 - 4
Epsom - 8 - -
Birmingham - 7 £50,250 - 2
Tyne and Wear -10 6 £90,000 +63.63%

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 837 (100.00%) Banking
1 837 (100.00%) Retail
2 575 (68.70%) Finance
3 156 (18.64%) Project Management
4 145 (17.32%) Degree
5 140 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
6 137 (16.37%) Business Analysis
7 128 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
8 127 (15.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 110 (13.14%) Investment Banking
10 104 (12.43%) SQL
11 82 (9.80%) Programme Management
12 78 (9.32%) Credit Risk
13 72 (8.60%) QA
14 66 (7.89%) Web Services
15 64 (7.65%) Analytics
16 60 (7.17%) PRINCE2
17 59 (7.05%) MS Office
18 58 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
19 56 (6.69%) Java
19 56 (6.69%) Risk Management
20 54 (6.45%) Back Office
21 53 (6.33%) MS Excel
21 53 (6.33%) SAS
22 52 (6.21%) Change Management
23 50 (5.97%) MS Project
24 49 (5.85%) UML
25 47 (5.62%) PMI Certification
25 47 (5.62%) Project Planning
26 46 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Retail 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (6.33%) SAS
2 29 (3.46%) WebSphere
3 24 (2.87%) IIS
4 20 (2.39%) SharePoint
5 14 (1.67%) WebLogic
6 11 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.19%) Apache
8 8 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (0.60%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.12%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.12%) Mule
Applications
1 59 (7.05%) MS Office
2 53 (6.33%) MS Excel
3 50 (5.97%) MS Project
4 14 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.08%) SPSS
6 5 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (2.87%) Temenos T24
2 9 (1.08%) FLEXCUBE
3 3 (0.36%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.24%) Finacle
4 2 (0.24%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.78%) Internet
2 24 (2.87%) SMS
3 8 (0.96%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.84%) DNS
5 6 (0.72%) FTP
5 6 (0.72%) Extranet
6 5 (0.60%) Firewall
6 5 (0.60%) Intranet
7 4 (0.48%) LDAP
8 3 (0.36%) SSL
8 3 (0.36%) VPN
8 3 (0.36%) DHCP
9 2 (0.24%) NFC
10 1 (0.12%) ATM
10 1 (0.12%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 13 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.31%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.08%) Base SAS
6 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.84%) Data Mining
7 7 (0.84%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (0.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (0.72%) QlikView
8 6 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (0.72%) DB2
9 4 (0.48%) MS Access
9 4 (0.48%) SQLPlus
10 3 (0.36%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.36%) Informix
10 3 (0.36%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.36%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 21 (2.51%) Selenium
2 17 (2.03%) WebDriver
3 15 (1.79%) WATIR
4 12 (1.43%) ClearCase
4 12 (1.43%) Eclipse
5 10 (1.19%) LoadRunner
5 10 (1.19%) Ant
6 8 (0.96%) Calabash
6 8 (0.96%) JIRA
6 8 (0.96%) FitNesse
7 7 (0.84%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.72%) JUnit
9 5 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (0.60%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.48%) Maven
11 3 (0.36%) JMeter
11 3 (0.36%) Hudson
11 3 (0.36%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.24%) TestNG
General
1 837 (100.00%) Banking
1 837 (100.00%) Retail
2 575 (68.70%) Finance
3 110 (13.14%) Investment Banking
4 54 (6.45%) Back Office
5 36 (4.30%) Front Office
6 31 (3.70%) Games
7 30 (3.58%) Corporate Banking
8 29 (3.46%) Marketing
9 27 (3.23%) Automotive
9 27 (3.23%) Publishing
10 24 (2.87%) Private Banking
11 20 (2.39%) Legal
12 15 (1.79%) Wholesale Banking
13 14 (1.67%) Financial Institution
14 13 (1.55%) Telecoms
15 8 (0.96%) French Language
16 6 (0.72%) Law
17 5 (0.60%) International Banking
18 4 (0.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 324 (38.71%) Analyst
2 180 (21.51%) Business Analyst
3 105 (12.54%) Project Manager
4 82 (9.80%) Consultant
5 72 (8.60%) Developer
6 68 (8.12%) Banking Business Analyst
7 43 (5.14%) Senior Analyst
8 42 (5.02%) Architect
9 36 (4.30%) Test Analyst
10 31 (3.70%) Senior Manager
11 25 (2.99%) Applications Support
11 25 (2.99%) Test Manager
12 23 (2.75%) PMO Analyst
12 23 (2.75%) Systems Analyst
13 21 (2.51%) Payments Business Analyst
13 21 (2.51%) Senior Test Analyst
14 19 (2.27%) IT Business Analyst
15 18 (2.15%) Java Developer
15 18 (2.15%) Management Consultant
16 17 (2.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (7.89%) Web Services
2 38 (4.54%) XML
3 23 (2.75%) .NET
4 19 (2.27%) RESTful
5 17 (2.03%) Middleware
5 17 (2.03%) SOAP
6 16 (1.91%) Java EE
6 16 (1.91%) J2EE
6 16 (1.91%) XSLT
7 15 (1.79%) Hibernate
8 13 (1.55%) HTML
8 13 (1.55%) WCF
9 10 (1.19%) Swing
9 10 (1.19%) ASP.NET
10 8 (0.96%) HTML5
10 8 (0.96%) WPF
11 6 (0.72%) Android SDK
12 5 (0.60%) CSS
12 5 (0.60%) Spring
13 4 (0.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 140 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (9.32%) Credit Risk
3 42 (5.02%) Management Information System
4 37 (4.42%) SWIFT
5 33 (3.94%) Mobile Banking
6 31 (3.70%) Derivative
7 30 (3.58%) PMI
7 30 (3.58%) User Experience
8 26 (3.11%) Cryptography
8 26 (3.11%) IVR
9 23 (2.75%) APACS
10 17 (2.03%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.67%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.55%) Client/Server
12 13 (1.55%) Online Banking
13 12 (1.43%) Computer Science
14 11 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (1.19%) Market Risk
16 8 (0.96%) Spread Betting
16 8 (0.96%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 39 (4.66%) Linux
2 36 (4.30%) Windows
3 30 (3.58%) UNIX
4 22 (2.63%) Android
5 17 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (1.91%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.72%) Solaris
8 5 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.36%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.24%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) OS/400
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (18.64%) Project Management
2 137 (16.37%) Business Analysis
3 128 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (15.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 82 (9.80%) Programme Management
6 64 (7.65%) Analytics
7 60 (7.17%) PRINCE2
8 58 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 56 (6.69%) Risk Management
10 52 (6.21%) Change Management
11 49 (5.85%) UML
12 47 (5.62%) Project Planning
13 46 (5.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 44 (5.26%) Wealth Management
15 42 (5.02%) TDD
16 39 (4.66%) Test Scripting
17 36 (4.30%) Requirements Analysis
18 35 (4.18%) Use Case
18 35 (4.18%) ITIL
19 32 (3.82%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 104 (12.43%) SQL
2 56 (6.69%) Java
3 36 (4.30%) C#
4 25 (2.99%) C++
5 19 (2.27%) C
6 17 (2.03%) JavaScript
7 15 (1.79%) PL/SQL
8 12 (1.43%) VBA
9 6 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.72%) Python
9 6 (0.72%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.48%) SAS Macro
10 4 (0.48%) Perl
10 4 (0.48%) PHP
11 3 (0.36%) XAML
11 3 (0.36%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.36%) Ruby
11 3 (0.36%) XPath
12 2 (0.24%) Groovy
12 2 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 145 (17.32%) Degree
2 47 (5.62%) PMI Certification
3 33 (3.94%) ISEB
4 26 (3.11%) CCA
5 19 (2.27%) PMP
6 12 (1.43%) MBA
7 9 (1.08%) CISSP
8 8 (0.96%) CBAP
8 8 (0.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 7 (0.84%) CISA
10 5 (0.60%) CISM
11 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.24%) ISACA
13 2 (0.24%) CEH
13 2 (0.24%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.12%) PhD
14 1 (0.12%) SAS Certification
14 1 (0.12%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.60%) QA
2 29 (3.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 24 (2.87%) PCI DSS
4 23 (2.75%) ISO 8583
5 12 (1.43%) Basel III
6 11 (1.31%) Data Quality
7 10 (1.19%) EMIR
7 10 (1.19%) CRD IV
7 10 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
7 10 (1.19%) Solvency II
8 9 (1.08%) COREP
9 6 (0.72%) MiFID
10 5 (0.60%) FINREP
11 4 (0.48%) SLA
12 1 (0.12%) Basel II
12 1 (0.12%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.48%) Ganglia
2 4 (0.48%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (5.38%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.06%) Oracle
3 25 (2.99%) JBoss
4 18 (2.15%) Red Hat
5 13 (1.55%) Business Objects
5 13 (1.55%) Informatica
5 13 (1.55%) Pega
6 11 (1.31%) Temenos
7 10 (1.19%) IBM
8 9 (1.08%) Ab Initio
8 9 (1.08%) Cognizant
9 8 (0.96%) HP
9 8 (0.96%) SAP
10 6 (0.72%) Talend
10 6 (0.72%) Cognos
11 5 (0.60%) Hyperion
12 4 (0.48%) Avaloq
12 4 (0.48%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.48%) Tableau
12 4 (0.48%) Teradata
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