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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retail Banking
Rank 482 520 534
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +14
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 493 463 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the General category 1.00% 0.91% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 371 345 305
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.22%

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
49343 50856 48422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.62% 43.80% 44.94%
Number of salaries quoted 39475 39143 38265
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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 £45,000 £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 2 September 2015 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 2 September 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
England +47 410 £55,000 +4.76% 95
London +50 234 £55,000 -15.38% 53
Scotland -7 62 £49,500 +3.12% 10
South East +18 58 £55,000 - 4
Edinburgh -7 44 £49,000 +2.08% 8
City of London +13 38 £55,000 -13.38% 20
North West -9 33 £47,500 +5.55% 19
East of England +14 31 £40,000 -18.78% 1
Berkshire +36 29 £65,000 -35.00% 1
Manchester +4 24 £45,000 - 10
Hertfordshire -5 24 £40,000 -19.59% 1
West Midlands +4 20 £45,000 - 5
East Midlands -16 18 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Northamptonshire -2 17 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Northampton -4 17 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Glasgow +6 16 £60,000 +39.53% 1
Watford +3 16 £40,000 -17.52% 1
Yorkshire -8 12 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Middlesex - 12 £55,000 -
Slough - 10 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -5 9 £52,500 +40.00%
Birmingham +5 8 £45,000 -7.21% 1
Sheffield -3 8 £45,000 +12.50%
South Yorkshire -3 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Milton Keynes -15 8 £52,500 +40.00%
Wales -7 6 £41,000 +10.81%
South Wales -7 6 £41,000 +10.81%
Cardiff -15 6 £41,000 +10.81%
Uxbridge - 6 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +13 5 £46,000 -8.00%

Retail Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1049 (100.00%) Banking
1 1049 (100.00%) Retail
2 719 (68.54%) Finance
3 181 (17.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 156 (14.87%) Project Management
5 155 (14.78%) Investment Banking
6 152 (14.49%) Business Analysis
7 136 (12.96%) SQL
8 135 (12.87%) Degree
9 130 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
10 117 (11.15%) Programme Management
11 115 (10.96%) PRINCE2
12 112 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
13 111 (10.58%) Back Office
14 103 (9.82%) Migration
15 97 (9.25%) Oracle
16 93 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
17 92 (8.77%) Front Office
18 91 (8.67%) Windows
19 87 (8.29%) Change Management
20 86 (8.20%) Java
21 84 (8.01%) Risk Management
22 79 (7.53%) Analytics
23 74 (7.05%) SQL Server
24 73 (6.96%) QA
25 72 (6.86%) Microsoft
25 72 (6.86%) Derivative
26 67 (6.39%) PMI Certification
26 67 (6.39%) Technical Architecture
27 64 (6.10%) WebSphere

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 64 (6.10%) WebSphere
2 44 (4.19%) JBoss
3 37 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 27 (2.57%) SAS
5 19 (1.81%) IIS
6 9 (0.86%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.67%) Apache
8 6 (0.57%) CICS
8 6 (0.57%) MQSeries
9 5 (0.48%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.095%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.095%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.095%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.095%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.095%) Liferay
11 1 (0.095%) Confluence
11 1 (0.095%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.095%) Lync
Applications
1 48 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.05%) MS Office
3 8 (0.76%) MS Project
4 6 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.19%) SPSS
6 1 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 37 (3.53%) Temenos T24
2 15 (1.43%) Finacle
3 9 (0.86%) FLEXCUBE
4 7 (0.67%) CA PPM
5 6 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.57%) Misys Equation
5 6 (0.57%) Misys Midas
6 4 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.095%) Cognos Planning
7 1 (0.095%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.095%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.095%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.24%) SaaS
2 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.19%) Internet
2 41 (3.91%) SSL
3 37 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 25 (2.38%) FTP
5 11 (1.05%) LDAP
5 11 (1.05%) ATM
6 10 (0.95%) Network Security
7 4 (0.38%) DNS
8 2 (0.19%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.095%) Firewall
9 1 (0.095%) Wireless
9 1 (0.095%) LAN
9 1 (0.095%) WAN
9 1 (0.095%) DHCP
9 1 (0.095%) HTTP
9 1 (0.095%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (7.05%) SQL Server
2 49 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
2 49 (4.67%) Relational Database
3 47 (4.48%) RDBMS
4 39 (3.72%) DB2
5 18 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
6 16 (1.53%) Big Data
7 13 (1.24%) Oracle Database
8 12 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.67%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (0.48%) BusinessObjects XI
12 4 (0.38%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.29%) SQLPlus
13 3 (0.29%) Data Mart
14 2 (0.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.19%) OLAP
14 2 (0.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 2 (0.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (1.24%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.05%) Subversion
2 11 (1.05%) JIRA
3 10 (0.95%) JMeter
4 9 (0.86%) WinRunner
4 9 (0.86%) LoadRunner
5 8 (0.76%) ClearCase
5 8 (0.76%) Maven
6 7 (0.67%) Selenium
6 7 (0.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 7 (0.67%) VisualAge
7 5 (0.48%) Axure RP
8 4 (0.38%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.29%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.29%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.19%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.095%) Zephyr
11 1 (0.095%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1049 (100.00%) Banking
1 1049 (100.00%) Retail
2 719 (68.54%) Finance
3 155 (14.78%) Investment Banking
4 111 (10.58%) Back Office
5 92 (8.77%) Front Office
6 54 (5.15%) Telecoms
7 47 (4.48%) Financial Institution
8 33 (3.15%) Wholesale Banking
9 29 (2.76%) Publishing
10 22 (2.10%) Private Banking
10 22 (2.10%) Marketing
11 19 (1.81%) Corporate Banking
12 16 (1.53%) Games
12 16 (1.53%) Automotive
13 12 (1.14%) Legal
14 7 (0.67%) Law
15 6 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.48%) International Banking
16 5 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 352 (33.56%) Analyst
2 256 (24.40%) Business Analyst
3 207 (19.73%) Consultant
4 119 (11.34%) Banking Business Analyst
5 113 (10.77%) Project Manager
6 87 (8.29%) Developer
7 63 (6.01%) Architect
8 46 (4.39%) C# Developer
9 40 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
10 38 (3.62%) Business Consultant
11 37 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
12 36 (3.43%) Test Analyst
13 30 (2.86%) IT Consultant
13 30 (2.86%) Financial Business Analyst
14 29 (2.76%) Financial Services Business Analyst
14 29 (2.76%) Payments Business Analyst
15 25 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
16 24 (2.29%) AWS Consultant
17 23 (2.19%) Senior Business Analyst
18 21 (2.00%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (6.10%) HTML
2 62 (5.91%) .NET
3 42 (4.00%) XML
4 40 (3.81%) WCF
4 40 (3.81%) WPF
5 33 (3.15%) Web Services
6 29 (2.76%) Java EE
7 23 (2.19%) Middleware
8 22 (2.10%) HTML5
9 21 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 19 (1.81%) CSS
11 17 (1.62%) ASP.NET
12 16 (1.53%) jQuery
12 16 (1.53%) AngularJS
13 14 (1.33%) CSS3
13 14 (1.33%) J2EE
14 12 (1.14%) .NET Framework
14 12 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (1.14%) Entity Framework
15 11 (1.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 130 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (6.86%) Derivative
3 64 (6.10%) Mobile Banking
4 59 (5.62%) Online Banking
4 59 (5.62%) Credit Risk
5 54 (5.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 46 (4.39%) Fixed Income
6 46 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
7 41 (3.91%) Spread Betting
8 35 (3.34%) Equities
9 33 (3.15%) Management Information System
10 27 (2.57%) User Experience
11 20 (1.91%) Mobile Payment
11 20 (1.91%) Market Risk
12 15 (1.43%) Digital Media
13 13 (1.24%) Hedge funds
14 12 (1.14%) Visualisation
14 12 (1.14%) EMV
15 11 (1.05%) Mobile App
16 10 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 91 (8.67%) Windows
2 61 (5.82%) UNIX
3 57 (5.43%) Linux
4 13 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (0.95%) Solaris
7 7 (0.67%) AIX
7 7 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.57%) MVS
9 4 (0.38%) SUSE
9 4 (0.38%) Debian
9 4 (0.38%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.29%) Android
11 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.095%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (17.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 156 (14.87%) Project Management
3 152 (14.49%) Business Analysis
4 117 (11.15%) Programme Management
5 115 (10.96%) PRINCE2
6 112 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (9.82%) Migration
8 93 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
9 87 (8.29%) Change Management
10 84 (8.01%) Risk Management
11 79 (7.53%) Analytics
12 67 (6.39%) Technical Architecture
13 60 (5.72%) Business Development
13 60 (5.72%) Mentoring
14 59 (5.62%) E-Commerce
15 56 (5.34%) SDLC
16 54 (5.15%) ITIL
17 51 (4.86%) UML
18 45 (4.29%) SOA
18 45 (4.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (12.96%) SQL
2 86 (8.20%) Java
3 63 (6.01%) C#
4 32 (3.05%) JavaScript
5 23 (2.19%) C
6 19 (1.81%) T-SQL
7 17 (1.62%) C++
8 15 (1.43%) COBOL
9 13 (1.24%) VB
9 13 (1.24%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.14%) Perl
11 9 (0.86%) VBA
11 9 (0.86%) Python
12 7 (0.67%) JCL
13 6 (0.57%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.57%) Apple Swift
14 4 (0.38%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.38%) AWK
14 4 (0.38%) Tcl
15 2 (0.19%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 135 (12.87%) Degree
2 67 (6.39%) PMI Certification
3 64 (6.10%) PMP
4 50 (4.77%) ISEB
5 32 (3.05%) CISSP
6 22 (2.10%) ISTQB
7 19 (1.81%) CBAP
8 14 (1.33%) CISA
8 14 (1.33%) CISM
8 14 (1.33%) MBA
8 14 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.86%) CIPD
10 6 (0.57%) IIBA
11 5 (0.48%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (0.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.29%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.095%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.96%) QA
2 41 (3.91%) Solvency II
3 25 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (2.29%) CRD IV
5 15 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (1.33%) SLA
7 11 (1.05%) FATCA
8 5 (0.48%) FINREP
9 4 (0.38%) COREP
10 3 (0.29%) EMIR
10 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.29%) Basel II
10 3 (0.29%) MiFID
11 1 (0.095%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.095%) BS7799
11 1 (0.095%) P3O
11 1 (0.095%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 26 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.57%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.19%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.095%) Control-M
5 1 (0.095%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 97 (9.25%) Oracle
2 72 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 35 (3.34%) IBM
4 27 (2.57%) Pega
5 21 (2.00%) SAP
6 20 (1.91%) Cognizant
7 15 (1.43%) Temenos
8 13 (1.24%) Teradata
9 11 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.95%) Misys
11 7 (0.67%) CA
12 6 (0.57%) SunGard
12 6 (0.57%) Embarcadero
12 6 (0.57%) Fiserv
13 5 (0.48%) TSYS
13 5 (0.48%) Remedy
13 5 (0.48%) Avaloq
13 5 (0.48%) HP
13 5 (0.48%) Calypso
13 5 (0.48%) Murex
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + pension, incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50000 - £120000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - 120k
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50000 - £120000
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - 60K
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - 60K
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K to 85K
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K to 85K
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K to 85K
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k to £65K plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 to £80,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago