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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 34 16 53
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +37
Permanent jobs citing Banking 27 79 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.18% 13.37% 0.56%
As % of the General category 11.64% 24.16% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 78 2
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
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
232 327 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 44.53% 55.33% 61.30%
Number of salaries quoted 176 242 162
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,925
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

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 17 April 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Watford

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 74 (79.57%) Finance
2 43 (46.24%) Degree
3 38 (40.86%) Retail
4 35 (37.63%) UNIX
4 35 (37.63%) Linux
5 26 (27.96%) Finacle
6 25 (26.88%) Java
6 25 (26.88%) C++
7 24 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (24.73%) Relational Database
8 23 (24.73%) Computer Science
8 23 (24.73%) C
8 23 (24.73%) RDBMS
9 22 (23.66%) Temenos T24
10 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
10 20 (21.51%) Web Services
10 20 (21.51%) MVC
10 20 (21.51%) Maven
11 18 (19.35%) Hibernate
11 18 (19.35%) Spring
11 18 (19.35%) OO
11 18 (19.35%) Struts
12 17 (18.28%) Retail Banking
12 17 (18.28%) HPUX
12 17 (18.28%) UML
13 16 (17.20%) FLEXCUBE
13 16 (17.20%) GAP Analysis
13 16 (17.20%) Waterfall
14 15 (16.13%) AIX
14 15 (16.13%) XML

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (11.83%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.15%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.15%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.08%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 26 (27.96%) Finacle
2 22 (23.66%) Temenos T24
3 16 (17.20%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (1.08%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.08%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) IPv4
2 2 (2.15%) Internet
2 2 (2.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) RDBMS
1 23 (24.73%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.38%) Informix
3 2 (2.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Maven
2 13 (13.98%) Subversion
3 10 (10.75%) SoapUI
4 7 (7.53%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.38%) JIRA
6 2 (2.15%) Log4j
6 2 (2.15%) Ant
6 2 (2.15%) JUnit
General
1 74 (79.57%) Finance
2 38 (40.86%) Retail
3 17 (18.28%) Retail Banking
4 10 (10.75%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.15%) Law
6 2 (2.15%) Legal
7 1 (1.08%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 44 (47.31%) Analyst
2 30 (32.26%) Business Analyst
3 26 (27.96%) Developer
4 19 (20.43%) Java Developer
5 18 (19.35%) Banking Business Analyst
6 14 (15.05%) Programmer
6 14 (15.05%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (11.83%) Architect
8 10 (10.75%) Senior Business Analyst
8 10 (10.75%) Enterprise Architect
8 10 (10.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (10.75%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) Test Manager
10 4 (4.30%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Test Team Leader
10 4 (4.30%) Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Test Consultant
10 4 (4.30%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) Web Services
2 18 (19.35%) Struts
2 18 (19.35%) Hibernate
2 18 (19.35%) Spring
3 15 (16.13%) JSP
3 15 (16.13%) XML
4 12 (12.90%) XSLT
4 12 (12.90%) Servlets
4 12 (12.90%) SOAP
4 12 (12.90%) jQuery
5 11 (11.83%) Java EE
5 11 (11.83%) JSF
6 10 (10.75%) JAXB
6 10 (10.75%) SAX
6 10 (10.75%) WebSphere MQ
6 10 (10.75%) Middleware
6 10 (10.75%) Spring MVC
6 10 (10.75%) RESTful
6 10 (10.75%) JDBC
6 10 (10.75%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (24.73%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.75%) Client/Server
3 10 (10.75%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.15%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.15%) Derivative
4 2 (2.15%) Life Science
4 2 (2.15%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.63%) UNIX
1 35 (37.63%) Linux
2 17 (18.28%) HPUX
3 15 (16.13%) AIX
4 12 (12.90%) Solaris
5 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) MVC
2 18 (19.35%) OO
3 17 (18.28%) UML
4 16 (17.20%) GAP Analysis
4 16 (17.20%) Waterfall
5 14 (15.05%) Test Scripting
5 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
6 13 (13.98%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (13.98%) Project Planning
7 11 (11.83%) Regression Testing
8 10 (10.75%) Use Case
8 10 (10.75%) Multithreading
8 10 (10.75%) Unit Testing
8 10 (10.75%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.75%) Product Management
9 9 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (8.60%) TDD
11 6 (6.45%) SOA
12 4 (4.30%) Six Sigma
12 4 (4.30%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.88%) C++
1 25 (26.88%) Java
2 23 (24.73%) C
3 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
4 15 (16.13%) SQL
4 15 (16.13%) Shell Script
5 12 (12.90%) XPath
6 3 (3.23%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 43 (46.24%) Degree
2 12 (12.90%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.15%) PMP
3 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.08%) ACCA
4 1 (1.08%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (10.75%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Oracle
2 10 (10.75%) VMware
3 2 (2.15%) Interwoven
3 2 (2.15%) IBM
3 2 (2.15%) Sun
4 1 (1.08%) HP
4 1 (1.08%) SAP
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