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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 27 50 26
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Permanent jobs citing Banking 33 16 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.69% 3.29% 8.67%
As % of the General category 10.51% 7.80% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 51
Median salary £52,500 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +62.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
314 205 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 63.69% 42.09% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 254 143 221
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 May 2016.

Banking Salary Histogram in Watford

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 42 (93.33%) Finance
2 25 (55.56%) Retail
3 13 (28.89%) Retail Banking
4 12 (26.67%) FLEXCUBE
4 12 (26.67%) Temenos T24
4 12 (26.67%) Finacle
4 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 12 (26.67%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (26.67%) SAP
4 12 (26.67%) UML
5 11 (24.44%) SQL
6 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (20.00%) SAP FI
7 9 (20.00%) SAP CO
7 9 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (17.78%) Manufacturing
8 8 (17.78%) CCA
8 8 (17.78%) Waterfall
8 8 (17.78%) QA
9 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
10 6 (13.33%) Agile Testing
10 6 (13.33%) Functional Testing
10 6 (13.33%) Automation Testing
10 6 (13.33%) Cucumber
10 6 (13.33%) BDD
10 6 (13.33%) SoapUI
10 6 (13.33%) REST
10 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 6 (13.33%) WebDriver

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 (2.22%) CICS
1 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Finacle
1 12 (26.67%) FLEXCUBE
1 12 (26.67%) Temenos T24
2 9 (20.00%) SAP CO
2 9 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 9 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (8.89%) SAP BPC
3 4 (8.89%) SAP FI-AP
3 4 (8.89%) SAP FI-AR
3 4 (8.89%) SAP PS
3 4 (8.89%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 6 (13.33%) HP UFT
1 6 (13.33%) JIRA
1 6 (13.33%) Selenium
1 6 (13.33%) SoapUI
1 6 (13.33%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (93.33%) Finance
2 25 (55.56%) Retail
3 13 (28.89%) Retail Banking
4 8 (17.78%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.67%) Marketing
6 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Business Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Banking Analyst
4 10 (22.22%) Banking Business Analyst
4 10 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
5 9 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) SAP FI Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Consultant
8 4 (8.89%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) SAP CO Consultant
8 4 (8.89%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (8.89%) SAP FI Consultant
8 4 (8.89%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 3 (6.67%) Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Configuration Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) SAP Financial Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.44%) Business Process Support
10 2 (4.44%) SAP Business Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) REST
1 6 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (4.44%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) EPoS
2 1 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) GAP Analysis
1 12 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
1 12 (26.67%) UML
2 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Waterfall
4 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
5 6 (13.33%) Agile Testing
5 6 (13.33%) API Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Automation Testing
5 6 (13.33%) BDD
5 6 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (13.33%) Test Management
6 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.67%) Office Automation
7 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) SDLC
8 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) VB
3 3 (6.67%) Java
3 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) JCL
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) CCA
2 4 (8.89%) ACCA
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) SEPA
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) SAP
2 6 (13.33%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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