The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Retail Banking over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retail Banking
Rank 59 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 11 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.09% 1.11% -
As % of the General category 4.42% 1.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £48,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -2.10%
Retail 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
249 230 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 47.25% 63.71% 55.04%
Number of salaries quoted 152 163 103
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Retail Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail Banking across the Watford region.

Retail Banking Salary Trend in Watford

Retail Banking
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking.

1 28 (100.00%) Banking
1 28 (100.00%) Retail
2 20 (71.43%) Internet
3 17 (60.71%) Web Services
3 17 (60.71%) SMS
3 17 (60.71%) CCA
3 17 (60.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 17 (60.71%) Data Security
3 17 (60.71%) APACS
3 17 (60.71%) ISO 8583
3 17 (60.71%) IVR
3 17 (60.71%) Cryptography
3 17 (60.71%) Requirements Analysis
3 17 (60.71%) Project Planning
3 17 (60.71%) PCI DSS
3 17 (60.71%) SWIFT
4 11 (39.29%) Finance
5 7 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Online Banking
8 2 (7.14%) UML
8 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) French Language
9 1 (3.57%) FLEXCUBE
9 1 (3.57%) Temenos T24
9 1 (3.57%) Finacle

Retail Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Retail 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 Retail Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (3.57%) Temenos T24
1 1 (3.57%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) Internet
2 17 (60.71%) SMS
General
1 28 (100.00%) Banking
1 28 (100.00%) Retail
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Business Analyst
1 23 (82.14%) Analyst
2 12 (42.86%) Payments Business Analyst
3 11 (39.29%) Banking Business Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) APACS
1 17 (60.71%) IVR
1 17 (60.71%) Cryptography
1 17 (60.71%) SWIFT
2 3 (10.71%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Data Security
1 17 (60.71%) Requirements Analysis
1 17 (60.71%) Project Planning
2 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) UML
3 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) CCA
2 7 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (60.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 17 (60.71%) ISO 8583
1 17 (60.71%) PCI DSS