The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 33 24 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Banking 24 63 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.29% 10.84% 7.09%
As % of the General category 10.91% 24.05% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 62 36
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £76,600 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.50%
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 Watford region.

General Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
220 262 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 48.46% 45.09% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 193 224 155
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Banking as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Banking
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Banking Salary Trend in Watford

Banking
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Banking Salary Histogram in Watford

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Banking.

1 50 (87.72%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Retail
3 15 (26.32%) FLEXCUBE
3 15 (26.32%) Temenos T24
3 15 (26.32%) GAP Analysis
3 15 (26.32%) SQL
3 15 (26.32%) UML
3 15 (26.32%) Finacle
3 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (26.32%) Translating Business Requirements
4 14 (24.56%) Process Improvement
5 12 (21.05%) SAP SD
5 12 (21.05%) SAP FI
5 12 (21.05%) SAP PS
5 12 (21.05%) ACCA
5 12 (21.05%) SAP
5 12 (21.05%) Retail Banking
5 12 (21.05%) SAP FI-AP
5 12 (21.05%) SAP FI-AR
5 12 (21.05%) SAP BPC
5 12 (21.05%) SAP FI/CO
5 12 (21.05%) SAP CO
6 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (17.54%) Waterfall
8 9 (15.79%) JIRA
9 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
9 8 (14.04%) BDD
9 8 (14.04%) WebDriver
9 8 (14.04%) Test Management
9 8 (14.04%) Test Scripting

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) CICS
1 1 (1.75%) MS Project Server
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Finacle
1 15 (26.32%) FLEXCUBE
1 15 (26.32%) Temenos T24
2 12 (21.05%) SAP BPC
2 12 (21.05%) SAP CO
2 12 (21.05%) SAP FI
2 12 (21.05%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (21.05%) SAP FI-AP
2 12 (21.05%) SAP FI-AR
2 12 (21.05%) SAP PS
2 12 (21.05%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Informix
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) JIRA
2 8 (14.04%) Cucumber
2 8 (14.04%) HP UFT
2 8 (14.04%) Selenium
2 8 (14.04%) SoapUI
2 8 (14.04%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 50 (87.72%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Retail
3 12 (21.05%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Analyst
2 18 (31.58%) Business Analyst
3 16 (28.07%) Banking Analyst
4 14 (24.56%) Banking Business Analyst
5 13 (22.81%) Consultant
6 12 (21.05%) SAP CO Consultant
6 12 (21.05%) SAP Consultant
6 12 (21.05%) SAP FI Consultant
6 12 (21.05%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 10 (17.54%) SAP CO Support
7 10 (17.54%) SAP FI/CO Support
7 10 (17.54%) SAP Support
7 10 (17.54%) SAP Support Consultant
7 10 (17.54%) Support Consultant
8 8 (14.04%) Automation Test Analyst
8 8 (14.04%) Test Analyst
9 7 (12.28%) Business Process Consultant
9 7 (12.28%) Project Analyst
9 7 (12.28%) SAP Business Consultant
9 7 (12.28%) SAP Business Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) REST
1 8 (14.04%) SOAP
2 3 (5.26%) Middleware
3 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.51%) Java EE
3 2 (3.51%) JSP
3 2 (3.51%) Spring
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (1.75%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) EPoS
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
1 2 (3.51%) Solaris
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) GAP Analysis
1 15 (26.32%) Translating Business Requirements
1 15 (26.32%) UML
2 14 (24.56%) Process Improvement
3 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.54%) Waterfall
5 8 (14.04%) Agile Testing
5 8 (14.04%) API Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Automation Testing
5 8 (14.04%) BDD
5 8 (14.04%) Functional Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
5 8 (14.04%) Test Management
5 8 (14.04%) Test Scripting
6 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
7 6 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) VB
3 7 (12.28%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) JCL
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) ACCA
2 1 (1.75%) CCNP
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SEPA
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) SAP
2 8 (14.04%) HP
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) Planview
4 2 (3.51%) Sun
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) F5
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Juniper
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle