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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 16 16 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 +43
Permanent jobs citing Banking 67 50 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.67% 12.29% 1.63%
As % of the General category 28.03% 23.26% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 58 49 8
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -9.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £67,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.15% -
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
239 215 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.18% 52.83% 59.47%
Number of salaries quoted 165 151 189
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 January 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Watford

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 98 (80.33%) Finance
2 66 (54.10%) Degree
3 53 (43.44%) Retail
4 43 (35.25%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (33.61%) UNIX
5 41 (33.61%) Linux
6 32 (26.23%) Relational Database
6 32 (26.23%) C++
7 29 (23.77%) Shell Script
7 29 (23.77%) Computer Science
8 28 (22.95%) Retail Banking
9 27 (22.13%) HPUX
10 26 (21.31%) RDBMS
10 26 (21.31%) Temenos T24
10 26 (21.31%) Finacle
11 25 (20.49%) C
11 25 (20.49%) AIX
12 24 (19.67%) Oracle
13 23 (18.85%) Java
14 20 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (15.57%) UML
16 18 (14.75%) SQL
16 18 (14.75%) MVC
16 18 (14.75%) GAP Analysis
16 18 (14.75%) Project Planning
16 18 (14.75%) Requirements Analysis
16 18 (14.75%) Software Engineering
17 17 (13.93%) FLEXCUBE
18 16 (13.11%) Web Services
18 16 (13.11%) Waterfall

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (8.20%) WebSphere
2 9 (7.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.64%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.64%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.82%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 26 (21.31%) Temenos T24
1 26 (21.31%) Finacle
2 17 (13.93%) FLEXCUBE
3 5 (4.10%) SAP FI
3 5 (4.10%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (4.10%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.38%) IPv4
2 6 (4.92%) Internet
3 4 (3.28%) SMS
4 2 (1.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.23%) Relational Database
2 26 (21.31%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (9.84%) Subversion
1 12 (9.84%) Maven
2 9 (7.38%) SoapUI
3 5 (4.10%) JIRA
4 2 (1.64%) Ant
4 2 (1.64%) JUnit
4 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.64%) Log4j
General
1 98 (80.33%) Finance
2 53 (43.44%) Retail
3 28 (22.95%) Retail Banking
4 9 (7.38%) Financial Institution
5 7 (5.74%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.10%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.82%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (52.46%) Analyst
2 48 (39.34%) Business Analyst
3 37 (30.33%) Banking Business Analyst
4 28 (22.95%) Developer
5 18 (14.75%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (11.48%) Senior Business Analyst
7 13 (10.66%) C++ Developer
7 13 (10.66%) Consultant
8 11 (9.02%) Java Developer
9 10 (8.20%) Software Developer
9 10 (8.20%) Architect
9 10 (8.20%) C++ Software Developer
10 9 (7.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (7.38%) Test Manager
10 9 (7.38%) Test Analyst
10 9 (7.38%) Senior Developer
10 9 (7.38%) Programmer
10 9 (7.38%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (6.56%) Test Consultant
12 6 (4.92%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.11%) Web Services
2 12 (9.84%) XML
2 12 (9.84%) Struts
2 12 (9.84%) Hibernate
2 12 (9.84%) Spring
3 11 (9.02%) XSLT
3 11 (9.02%) jQuery
3 11 (9.02%) Servlets
3 11 (9.02%) SOAP
4 10 (8.20%) Java EE
4 10 (8.20%) JSF
5 9 (7.38%) RESTful
5 9 (7.38%) Spring MVC
5 9 (7.38%) J2EE
5 9 (7.38%) EJB
5 9 (7.38%) JDBC
5 9 (7.38%) JSP
5 9 (7.38%) XSD
5 9 (7.38%) DOM
5 9 (7.38%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 43 (35.25%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (23.77%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.38%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (7.38%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.28%) APACS
5 4 (3.28%) IVR
5 4 (3.28%) Cryptography
5 4 (3.28%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.64%) Online Gambling
6 2 (1.64%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.61%) UNIX
1 41 (33.61%) Linux
2 27 (22.13%) HPUX
3 25 (20.49%) AIX
4 11 (9.02%) Solaris
5 1 (0.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.57%) UML
3 18 (14.75%) MVC
3 18 (14.75%) GAP Analysis
3 18 (14.75%) Software Engineering
3 18 (14.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 18 (14.75%) Project Planning
4 16 (13.11%) Waterfall
5 12 (9.84%) OO
6 11 (9.02%) Test Scripting
7 10 (8.20%) Software Testing
8 9 (7.38%) Use Case
8 9 (7.38%) Multithreading
8 9 (7.38%) Test Management
8 9 (7.38%) Test Automation
8 9 (7.38%) Product Management
8 9 (7.38%) Six Sigma
8 9 (7.38%) CMMI
9 7 (5.74%) Regression Testing
9 7 (5.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.23%) C++
2 29 (23.77%) Shell Script
3 25 (20.49%) C
4 23 (18.85%) Java
5 18 (14.75%) SQL
6 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
7 11 (9.02%) XPath
8 4 (3.28%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 66 (54.10%) Degree
2 11 (9.02%) Sun Certification
3 5 (4.10%) ACCA
3 5 (4.10%) CIMA
4 4 (3.28%) CCA
5 1 (0.82%) PMP
5 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
2 4 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.28%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 9 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (7.38%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 24 (19.67%) Oracle
2 9 (7.38%) VMware
3 5 (4.10%) HP
3 5 (4.10%) SAP
4 2 (1.64%) IBM
4 2 (1.64%) Sun
4 2 (1.64%) Interwoven
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