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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 20 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing Banking 67 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.53% 7.10% 8.29%
As % of the General category 24.81% 14.96% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 66 36 29
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
270 254 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.47% 47.48% 65.19%
Number of salaries quoted 232 158 170
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Banking across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Watford

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 82 (97.62%) Finance
2 36 (42.86%) Degree
3 26 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (30.95%) Project Management
4 20 (23.81%) UNIX
4 20 (23.81%) Retail
5 19 (22.62%) Retail Banking
5 19 (22.62%) Linux
5 19 (22.62%) Oracle
6 16 (19.05%) Risk Management
6 16 (19.05%) C
6 16 (19.05%) AIX
6 16 (19.05%) HPUX
6 16 (19.05%) PRINCE2
6 16 (19.05%) RDBMS
6 16 (19.05%) PMP
6 16 (19.05%) PMI Certification
6 16 (19.05%) Shell Script
6 16 (19.05%) Computer Science
6 16 (19.05%) Relational Database
6 16 (19.05%) SDLC
7 14 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
7 14 (16.67%) SAP FI
7 14 (16.67%) SAP
7 14 (16.67%) SAP CO
8 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 12 (14.29%) XML
9 10 (11.90%) UML
9 10 (11.90%) GAP Analysis
9 10 (11.90%) Six Sigma

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Business Applications
1 14 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 14 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 14 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 10 (11.90%) FLEXCUBE
2 10 (11.90%) Finacle
3 8 (9.52%) SAP SD
3 8 (9.52%) SAP FI-AP
3 8 (9.52%) SAP FI-AR
3 8 (9.52%) Temenos T24
3 8 (9.52%) SAP PS
4 6 (7.14%) SAP CRM
4 6 (7.14%) SAP HCM
4 6 (7.14%) SAP BPC
5 2 (2.38%) SAP MM
5 2 (2.38%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) RDBMS
1 16 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 9 (10.71%) Informix
3 2 (2.38%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 82 (97.62%) Finance
2 20 (23.81%) Retail
3 19 (22.62%) Retail Banking
4 6 (7.14%) Billing
4 6 (7.14%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.38%) Law
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (30.95%) Project Manager
1 26 (30.95%) Analyst
2 18 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 15 (17.86%) Programmer
4 12 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Agile Project Manager
5 10 (11.90%) Developer
6 9 (10.71%) C Programmer
7 8 (9.52%) SAP Team Leader
7 8 (9.52%) Functional Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) SAP Functional Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) SAP Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Team Leader
8 7 (8.33%) Software Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
10 5 (5.95%) C Developer
11 4 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
11 4 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.29%) XML
2 9 (10.71%) HTML
3 3 (3.57%) J2EE
3 3 (3.57%) Web Services
3 3 (3.57%) XSL
3 3 (3.57%) J2SE
3 3 (3.57%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.57%) Derivative
4 2 (2.38%) Life Science
5 1 (1.19%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.81%) UNIX
2 19 (22.62%) Linux
3 16 (19.05%) AIX
3 16 (19.05%) HPUX
4 1 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Project Management
2 16 (19.05%) Risk Management
2 16 (19.05%) PRINCE2
2 16 (19.05%) SDLC
3 12 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 10 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (11.90%) UML
4 10 (11.90%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (11.90%) Six Sigma
4 10 (11.90%) Problem Management
5 8 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (9.52%) Project Planning
6 6 (7.14%) CRM
7 3 (3.57%) TDD
7 3 (3.57%) Web Development
8 2 (2.38%) People Management
8 2 (2.38%) Data Architecture
8 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.19%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.05%) C
1 16 (19.05%) Shell Script
2 9 (10.71%) Python
2 9 (10.71%) Perl
3 7 (8.33%) C++
4 3 (3.57%) Java
4 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (42.86%) Degree
2 16 (19.05%) PMP
2 16 (19.05%) PMI Certification
3 8 (9.52%) ACCA
4 1 (1.19%) MBA
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) Oracle
2 14 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.19%) HP
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