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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Banking over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 26 15 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +49
Permanent jobs citing Banking 49 62 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 9.51% 14.12% 0.45%
As % of the General category 21.21% 24.31% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 45 61 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £67,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -
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
231 255 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 44.85% 58.09% 59.41%
Number of salaries quoted 171 186 187
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Banking across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Watford

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 92 (78.63%) Finance
2 61 (52.14%) Degree
3 50 (42.74%) Retail
4 42 (35.90%) UNIX
4 42 (35.90%) Linux
5 37 (31.62%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (27.35%) Relational Database
6 32 (27.35%) C++
7 31 (26.50%) Computer Science
8 30 (25.64%) RDBMS
9 29 (24.79%) Finacle
10 28 (23.93%) C
11 27 (23.08%) Temenos T24
12 25 (21.37%) Java
13 24 (20.51%) HPUX
13 24 (20.51%) Shell Script
13 24 (20.51%) Retail Banking
14 22 (18.80%) AIX
15 21 (17.95%) Web Services
15 21 (17.95%) Oracle
16 20 (17.09%) UML
16 20 (17.09%) MVC
17 19 (16.24%) GAP Analysis
17 19 (16.24%) FLEXCUBE
17 19 (16.24%) Requirements Analysis
17 19 (16.24%) Software Engineering
17 19 (16.24%) Project Planning
18 18 (15.38%) Maven
18 18 (15.38%) Spring
18 18 (15.38%) Hibernate

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 11 (9.40%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (5.98%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.71%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.71%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 29 (24.79%) Finacle
2 27 (23.08%) Temenos T24
3 19 (16.24%) FLEXCUBE
4 2 (1.71%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.71%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.71%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) IPv4
2 5 (4.27%) Internet
3 3 (2.56%) SMS
4 2 (1.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.35%) Relational Database
2 30 (25.64%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.27%) Informix
4 2 (1.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (15.38%) Maven
2 13 (11.11%) Subversion
3 10 (8.55%) SoapUI
4 7 (5.98%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.27%) JIRA
6 2 (1.71%) Log4j
6 2 (1.71%) Ant
6 2 (1.71%) JUnit
General
1 92 (78.63%) Finance
2 50 (42.74%) Retail
3 24 (20.51%) Retail Banking
4 10 (8.55%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.71%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (50.43%) Analyst
2 43 (36.75%) Business Analyst
3 30 (25.64%) Developer
3 30 (25.64%) Banking Business Analyst
4 17 (14.53%) Java Developer
4 17 (14.53%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
6 12 (10.26%) Programmer
7 11 (9.40%) Architect
8 10 (8.55%) Test Manager
8 10 (8.55%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Consultant
8 10 (8.55%) Enterprise Architect
8 10 (8.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (7.69%) C++ Developer
10 8 (6.84%) Test Consultant
11 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.98%) C++ Software Developer
12 6 (5.13%) Test Analyst
13 5 (4.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.95%) Web Services
2 18 (15.38%) Struts
2 18 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 18 (15.38%) Spring
3 15 (12.82%) JSP
4 13 (11.11%) XML
5 12 (10.26%) Servlets
5 12 (10.26%) SOAP
5 12 (10.26%) XSLT
5 12 (10.26%) jQuery
6 11 (9.40%) Java EE
6 11 (9.40%) JSF
7 10 (8.55%) RESTful
7 10 (8.55%) Spring MVC
7 10 (8.55%) JDBC
7 10 (8.55%) EJB
7 10 (8.55%) XSD
7 10 (8.55%) DOM
7 10 (8.55%) JAXB
7 10 (8.55%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 37 (31.62%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (26.50%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.55%) Client/Server
3 10 (8.55%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.56%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.56%) APACS
4 3 (2.56%) IVR
4 3 (2.56%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.71%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.71%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.90%) UNIX
1 42 (35.90%) Linux
2 24 (20.51%) HPUX
3 22 (18.80%) AIX
4 12 (10.26%) Solaris
5 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.09%) UML
1 20 (17.09%) MVC
2 19 (16.24%) GAP Analysis
2 19 (16.24%) Software Engineering
2 19 (16.24%) Requirements Analysis
2 19 (16.24%) Project Planning
3 18 (15.38%) OO
4 17 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (14.53%) Waterfall
5 14 (11.97%) Test Scripting
6 11 (9.40%) Regression Testing
7 10 (8.55%) Unit Testing
7 10 (8.55%) Multithreading
7 10 (8.55%) Test Automation
7 10 (8.55%) Product Management
7 10 (8.55%) Use Case
8 9 (7.69%) Test Management
8 9 (7.69%) Six Sigma
8 9 (7.69%) CMMI
9 6 (5.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.35%) C++
2 28 (23.93%) C
3 25 (21.37%) Java
4 24 (20.51%) Shell Script
5 18 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 15 (12.82%) SQL
7 12 (10.26%) XPath
8 4 (3.42%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 61 (52.14%) Degree
2 12 (10.26%) Sun Certification
3 3 (2.56%) CCA
4 2 (1.71%) ACCA
4 2 (1.71%) CIMA
5 1 (0.85%) PMP
5 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) QA
2 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.56%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 10 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (8.55%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Oracle
2 10 (8.55%) VMware
3 2 (1.71%) SAP
3 2 (1.71%) IBM
3 2 (1.71%) Sun
3 2 (1.71%) HP
3 2 (1.71%) Interwoven
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