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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Banking
Rank 43 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 15 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.69% 10.76% 12.90%
As % of the General category 4.85% 23.31% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15 48 55
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
309 236 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 55.38% 46.18% 54.15%
Number of salaries quoted 283 168 167
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) Finance
2 28 (54.90%) Retail
3 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (35.29%) Retail Banking
5 15 (29.41%) SAP
6 14 (27.45%) Degree
7 12 (23.53%) SAP CO
7 12 (23.53%) SAP FI
7 12 (23.53%) SAP FI/CO
8 11 (21.57%) GAP Analysis
8 11 (21.57%) UML
8 11 (21.57%) Translating Business Requirements
8 11 (21.57%) Finacle
8 11 (21.57%) FLEXCUBE
8 11 (21.57%) Temenos T24
9 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
9 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
9 10 (19.61%) Unix
10 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
11 8 (15.69%) Fintech
11 8 (15.69%) AIX
11 8 (15.69%) HPUX
11 8 (15.69%) Linux
11 8 (15.69%) C
11 8 (15.69%) Oracle
11 8 (15.69%) CCA
11 8 (15.69%) RDBMS
11 8 (15.69%) Manufacturing
12 7 (13.73%) SAP PS

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) SAP CO
1 12 (23.53%) SAP FI
1 12 (23.53%) SAP FI/CO
2 11 (21.57%) Finacle
2 11 (21.57%) FLEXCUBE
2 11 (21.57%) Temenos T24
3 7 (13.73%) SAP FI-AP
3 7 (13.73%) SAP FI-AR
3 7 (13.73%) SAP PS
3 7 (13.73%) SAP SD
4 6 (11.76%) SAP MM
4 6 (11.76%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.96%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.96%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.69%) RDBMS
3 6 (11.76%) SAP BW
4 5 (9.80%) Informix
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 51 (100.00%) Finance
2 28 (54.90%) Retail
3 18 (35.29%) Retail Banking
4 8 (15.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Analyst
2 17 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 15 (29.41%) SAP Analyst
4 13 (25.49%) Banking Analyst
5 12 (23.53%) SAP FI Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
7 7 (13.73%) Functional Analyst
7 7 (13.73%) Project Analyst
7 7 (13.73%) SAP Functional Analyst
8 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
8 6 (11.76%) SAP Team Leader
8 6 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (11.76%) Team Leader
9 5 (9.80%) Agile Project Manager
9 5 (9.80%) C Programmer
9 5 (9.80%) Programmer
10 4 (7.84%) Developer
10 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
11 3 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) HTML
2 5 (9.80%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.69%) Fintech
3 1 (1.96%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Unix
2 8 (15.69%) AIX
2 8 (15.69%) HPUX
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) GAP Analysis
1 11 (21.57%) Translating Business Requirements
1 11 (21.57%) UML
2 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) Project Planning
3 7 (13.73%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) KYC
4 6 (11.76%) People Management
4 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 6 (11.76%) Project Management
4 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 6 (11.76%) SDLC
4 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.92%) Data Validation
6 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.92%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.92%) System Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
2 8 (15.69%) C
3 5 (9.80%) Perl
3 5 (9.80%) Python
4 3 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) SQL
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) CCA
3 7 (13.73%) ACCA
4 6 (11.76%) PMI Certification
4 6 (11.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) SAP
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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