Period
to 17 July 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Banking over the 6 months to 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 11 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 +45
Permanent jobs citing Banking 226 429 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.04% 13.62% 9.57%
As % of the General category 30.21% 30.02% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 86 155 112
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,625 £33,300 £34,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £70,875
North West median annual salary £55,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% +5.00% +7.41%

Banking is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 748 1,429 1,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 36.52% 45.38% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 457 940 768
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,300 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Banking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Banking in Cheshire

Banking
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Banking in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Banking in Cheshire

Banking
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Banking in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Banking in Cheshire

Banking
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Banking within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford 0 168 £51,000 +2.00% 2
Chester +16 11 £75,000 +57.89%
Nantwich - 8 - -
Northwich -7 7 £37,500 -
Crewe +3 2 £60,000 +66.67%
Warrington +18 1 £65,000 -33.33% 4
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT jobs citing Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Banking.

1 116 (51.33%) Finance
2 69 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (22.57%) Java
4 46 (20.35%) JavaScript
5 39 (17.26%) Windows
6 38 (16.81%) DevOps
7 36 (15.93%) Test Automation
8 35 (15.49%) HTML
9 34 (15.04%) SQL
9 34 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (14.60%) CSS
10 33 (14.60%) Project Management
10 33 (14.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (13.27%) Linux
11 30 (13.27%) Git (software)
11 30 (13.27%) Degree
12 27 (11.95%) Wealth Management
12 27 (11.95%) Risk Management
12 27 (11.95%) Investment Banking
13 25 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (10.62%) Software Engineering
14 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
14 24 (10.62%) C
15 23 (10.18%) Microsoft Excel
15 23 (10.18%) AngularJS
16 21 (9.29%) REST
16 21 (9.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 20 (8.85%) User Experience
18 19 (8.41%) TDD
18 19 (8.41%) Scrum

Banking
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.42%) Confluence
2 8 (3.54%) IIS
2 8 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.10%) JBoss
3 7 (3.10%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.77%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.33%) Apache
5 3 (1.33%) SAS
5 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.88%) Jetty
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (10.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (9.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (8.41%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (2.21%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.44%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (2.21%) FLEXCUBE
2 2 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.44%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.77%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.33%) SaaS
6 2 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.88%) IaaS
6 2 (0.88%) PaaS
7 1 (0.44%) Apigee
7 1 (0.44%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.44%) GitHub
7 1 (0.44%) Office 365
7 1 (0.44%) Slack
7 1 (0.44%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.42%) Firewall
2 8 (3.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 8 (3.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (1.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.33%) DNS
4 3 (1.33%) Extranet
4 3 (1.33%) LAN
4 3 (1.33%) WAN
4 3 (1.33%) Wireless
5 2 (0.88%) ATM
5 2 (0.88%) HTTP
5 2 (0.88%) IPsec
5 2 (0.88%) SAN
6 1 (0.44%) BGP
6 1 (0.44%) DHCP
6 1 (0.44%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.44%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) OSPF
6 1 (0.44%) Skype
6 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.42%) MySQL
3 9 (3.98%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.54%) GIS
5 7 (3.10%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.65%) QlikView
7 5 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.21%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.77%) MariaDB
9 3 (1.33%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.88%) Big Data
10 2 (0.88%) DB2
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 30 (13.27%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.08%) JIRA
3 15 (6.64%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.31%) Gradle
5 9 (3.98%) Selenium
5 9 (3.98%) SoapUI
5 9 (3.98%) webpack
6 6 (2.65%) Maven
7 4 (1.77%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.77%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.77%) Mockito
7 4 (1.77%) Xcode
8 3 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.88%) Ant
9 2 (0.88%) JUnit
10 1 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.44%) Grunt
10 1 (0.44%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.44%) MSI
10 1 (0.44%) VersaTest
General
1 116 (51.33%) Finance
2 27 (11.95%) Investment Banking
3 10 (4.42%) Law
4 8 (3.54%) Retail
5 6 (2.65%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.33%) French Language
6 3 (1.33%) Private Banking
7 2 (0.88%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.88%) German Language
7 2 (0.88%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.88%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.44%) Billing
8 1 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.44%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (23.45%) Developer
2 50 (22.12%) Analyst
3 16 (7.08%) Business Analyst
4 13 (5.75%) Architect
4 13 (5.75%) Software Developer
5 12 (5.31%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.31%) Software Engineer
6 11 (4.87%) Java Developer
6 11 (4.87%) Senior Developer
7 9 (3.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 9 (3.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 9 (3.98%) Junior
7 9 (3.98%) Storage Engineer
8 8 (3.54%) Applications Engineer
8 8 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.10%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (3.10%) Engineering Specialist
9 7 (3.10%) iOS Developer
9 7 (3.10%) Network Specialist
9 7 (3.10%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.49%) HTML
2 33 (14.60%) CSS
3 23 (10.18%) AngularJS
4 21 (9.29%) REST
5 17 (7.52%) React
6 16 (7.08%) Node.js
7 15 (6.64%) Spring
8 13 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (5.31%) JSON
10 11 (4.87%) CGI
11 10 (4.42%) .NET
11 10 (4.42%) Redux
12 7 (3.10%) Hibernate
12 7 (3.10%) JDBC
12 7 (3.10%) jQuery
13 6 (2.65%) Middleware
13 6 (2.65%) React Native
13 6 (2.65%) Web Services
14 5 (2.21%) Apache Flex
14 5 (2.21%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.85%) User Experience
3 14 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 14 (6.19%) Virtual Team
4 13 (5.75%) PMI
5 10 (4.42%) Mobile Banking
6 9 (3.98%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.65%) Chip and PIN
7 6 (2.65%) Contactless
7 6 (2.65%) Mainframe
7 6 (2.65%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.33%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.33%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.33%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.88%) Animation
10 2 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.88%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.26%) Windows
2 30 (13.27%) Linux
3 17 (7.52%) Unix
4 11 (4.87%) AIX
4 11 (4.87%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.10%) Android
6 6 (2.65%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.77%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.44%) Solaris
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (16.81%) DevOps
3 36 (15.93%) Test Automation
4 34 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
5 33 (14.60%) Project Management
5 33 (14.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (11.95%) Risk Management
6 27 (11.95%) Wealth Management
7 24 (10.62%) Software Engineering
8 19 (8.41%) Scrum
8 19 (8.41%) TDD
9 18 (7.96%) Open Source
10 17 (7.52%) Information Security
11 16 (7.08%) Change Management
12 14 (6.19%) Business Analysis
12 14 (6.19%) Configuration Management
12 14 (6.19%) Data Management
12 14 (6.19%) ETL
12 14 (6.19%) PRINCE2
13 13 (5.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 51 (22.57%) Java
2 46 (20.35%) JavaScript
3 34 (15.04%) SQL
4 24 (10.62%) C
5 19 (8.41%) Python
6 12 (5.31%) C#
6 12 (5.31%) C++
6 12 (5.31%) Perl
7 11 (4.87%) Objective-C
8 10 (4.42%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.98%) Ruby
10 8 (3.54%) R
10 8 (3.54%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.54%) VBScript
11 7 (3.10%) Apple Swift
11 7 (3.10%) Java 8
11 7 (3.10%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.21%) Kotlin
12 5 (2.21%) Scala
13 4 (1.77%) Go
Qualifications
1 30 (13.27%) Degree
2 13 (5.75%) PMI Certification
3 10 (4.42%) CCIE
3 10 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.98%) CCNP
5 8 (3.54%) ISEB
6 6 (2.65%) IIBA
6 6 (2.65%) PMP
7 5 (2.21%) CISA
7 5 (2.21%) CISSP
8 4 (1.77%) ACCA
8 4 (1.77%) CIMA
8 4 (1.77%) CISM
8 4 (1.77%) MBA
9 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.33%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (0.88%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 2 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.52%) PMO
2 13 (5.75%) QA
3 7 (3.10%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (1.77%) SLA
5 3 (1.33%) COBIT
5 3 (1.33%) GDPR
6 1 (0.44%) PSD2
System Software
1 12 (5.31%) Docker
2 10 (4.42%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (5.31%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.98%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (3.54%) FortiGate
3 8 (3.54%) Ganglia
4 5 (2.21%) CA Service Virtualization
4 5 (2.21%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.77%) Ansible
5 4 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.77%) Puppet
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.88%) SCCM
8 1 (0.44%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.44%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (7.96%) Oracle
2 17 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.98%) Dell
3 9 (3.98%) EMC
3 9 (3.98%) SAP
4 8 (3.54%) Blue Coat
4 8 (3.54%) Cisco
4 8 (3.54%) F5
4 8 (3.54%) Juniper
4 8 (3.54%) Symantec
5 7 (3.10%) IBM
5 7 (3.10%) Isilon
5 7 (3.10%) NetApp
6 5 (2.21%) Ab Initio
6 5 (2.21%) CA
7 4 (1.77%) Adobe
7 4 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.77%) VMware
8 3 (1.33%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.33%) Trillium