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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Banking
Rank 36 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Banking 45 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.14% 3.95% 2.79%
As % of the General category 18.37% 8.91% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 43 19 8
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £52,500 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +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
245 258 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 44.30% 44.33% 61.92%
Number of salaries quoted 197 148 136
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £25,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £59,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 2015.

Banking Salary Histogram in Watford

Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 63 (94.03%) Finance
2 31 (46.27%) Degree
3 24 (35.82%) Project Management
4 22 (32.84%) UNIX
5 21 (31.34%) Linux
6 19 (28.36%) Oracle
7 18 (26.87%) RDBMS
7 18 (26.87%) Relational Database
7 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (25.37%) Software Engineering
9 16 (23.88%) Computer Science
10 14 (20.90%) SDLC
11 13 (19.40%) C
11 13 (19.40%) PRINCE2
11 13 (19.40%) PMP
11 13 (19.40%) PMI Certification
11 13 (19.40%) Shell Script
11 13 (19.40%) Risk Management
12 11 (16.42%) Retail
12 11 (16.42%) AIX
12 11 (16.42%) HPUX
13 10 (14.93%) Six Sigma
13 10 (14.93%) Retail Banking
13 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
14 9 (13.43%) Informix
14 9 (13.43%) C++
14 9 (13.43%) HTML
15 8 (11.94%) Java
15 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
15 8 (11.94%) Web Services

Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) FLEXCUBE
1 7 (10.45%) Finacle
2 6 (8.96%) SAP FI
2 6 (8.96%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (8.96%) SAP CO
3 3 (4.48%) SAP PS
3 3 (4.48%) SAP CRM
3 3 (4.48%) Temenos T24
3 3 (4.48%) SAP HCM
3 3 (4.48%) SAP FI-AP
3 3 (4.48%) SAP FI-AR
3 3 (4.48%) SAP BPC
3 3 (4.48%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) RDBMS
1 18 (26.87%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.43%) Informix
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Maven
2 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
General
1 63 (94.03%) Finance
2 11 (16.42%) Retail
3 10 (14.93%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Billing
4 3 (4.48%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.99%) Law
5 2 (2.99%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Project Manager
2 15 (22.39%) Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Programmer
4 11 (16.42%) Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Business Analyst
6 8 (11.94%) Java Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Agile Project Manager
8 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Java Applications Developer
9 4 (5.97%) Banking Business Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) C Programmer
10 3 (4.48%) SAP Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) SAP Functional Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Problem Manager
10 3 (4.48%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 3 (4.48%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) HTML
2 8 (11.94%) Web Services
3 7 (10.45%) XML
4 5 (7.46%) CSS
4 5 (7.46%) JSP
4 5 (7.46%) Struts
4 5 (7.46%) Hibernate
4 5 (7.46%) Spring
5 3 (4.48%) J2EE
5 3 (4.48%) XSL
5 3 (4.48%) J2SE
5 3 (4.48%) XML Schema
6 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (23.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Derivative
4 2 (2.99%) Life Science
5 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) UNIX
2 21 (31.34%) Linux
3 11 (16.42%) AIX
3 11 (16.42%) HPUX
4 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Project Management
2 17 (25.37%) Software Engineering
3 14 (20.90%) SDLC
4 13 (19.40%) Risk Management
4 13 (19.40%) PRINCE2
5 10 (14.93%) Six Sigma
5 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
6 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.94%) TDD
7 7 (10.45%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (10.45%) UML
8 5 (7.46%) OO
8 5 (7.46%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.48%) Web Development
9 3 (4.48%) CRM
9 3 (4.48%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.99%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) C
1 13 (19.40%) Shell Script
2 9 (13.43%) C++
3 8 (11.94%) Java
3 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.97%) Perl
4 4 (5.97%) Python
5 3 (4.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (46.27%) Degree
2 13 (19.40%) PMP
2 13 (19.40%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.48%) ACCA
4 1 (1.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) SAP
3 1 (1.49%) HP
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