Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 21 64
Rank change year-on-year +9 +43 -9
Permanent jobs citing Banking 415 257 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 13.40% 9.76% 3.42%
As % of the General category 29.86% 22.31% 7.36%
Number of salaries quoted 147 118 60
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £33,000 £34,000 £23,950
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,625 £74,125
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.53% -2.11%

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 1,390 1,152 1,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.90% 43.75% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 912 785 855
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018. 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 +1 318 £50,000 - 12
Crewe -4 9 £36,000 -42.40%
Northwich - 5 - -
Chester -4 4 £47,500 +5.56%
Warrington +1 1 £97,500 +132.14%
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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.

1 273 (65.78%) Finance
2 264 (63.61%) Investment Banking
3 259 (62.41%) Wealth Management
4 254 (61.20%) Risk Management
5 231 (55.66%) Law
6 157 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (24.82%) Java
8 98 (23.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 86 (20.72%) Project Management
10 83 (20.00%) SDLC
11 62 (14.94%) Waterfall
12 61 (14.70%) ITIL
13 54 (13.01%) Scrum
14 53 (12.77%) Information Security
14 53 (12.77%) DevOps
15 48 (11.57%) Windows
16 47 (11.33%) Linux
17 46 (11.08%) Jenkins
18 45 (10.84%) SQL
19 44 (10.60%) Software Engineering
20 42 (10.12%) PRINCE2
20 42 (10.12%) Change Management
21 40 (9.64%) Degree
22 39 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
23 38 (9.16%) Service Management
23 38 (9.16%) .NET
24 37 (8.92%) Oracle
24 37 (8.92%) Problem-Solving
25 35 (8.43%) JavaScript
26 34 (8.19%) Unix

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 24 (5.78%) Confluence
2 14 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.65%) JBoss
3 11 (2.65%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.93%) NServiceBus
6 7 (1.69%) Apache
7 5 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.96%) CICS
9 3 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.48%) IIS
10 2 (0.48%) SAS
10 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.24%) Jetty
Applications
1 21 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (3.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (3.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) BASE24
2 1 (0.24%) Exstream
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.65%) OpenShift
3 4 (0.96%) PaaS
4 3 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.72%) NuGet
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) npm
5 1 (0.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.13%) Internet
2 8 (1.93%) ATM
3 5 (1.20%) SSL
4 4 (0.96%) HTTP
5 3 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.24%) CTI
7 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.24%) Firewall
7 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.24%) Network Security
7 1 (0.24%) Softphone
7 1 (0.24%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.24%) SSH
7 1 (0.24%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.58%) Hadoop
3 14 (3.37%) Big Data
3 14 (3.37%) GIS
4 8 (1.93%) DB2
4 8 (1.93%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.93%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.45%) MySQL
7 5 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.20%) HBase
7 5 (1.20%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.72%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.48%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (0.48%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.48%) QlikView
9 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (11.08%) Jenkins
2 22 (5.30%) JIRA
3 19 (4.58%) Sonatype Nexus
4 18 (4.34%) Git (software)
5 16 (3.86%) CA Release Automation
6 15 (3.61%) Selenium
7 13 (3.13%) Bitbucket
8 11 (2.65%) Gradle
9 10 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (2.17%) SonarQube
11 8 (1.93%) Maven
12 7 (1.69%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.45%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.45%) JUnit
13 6 (1.45%) LoadRunner
14 5 (1.20%) Ant
14 5 (1.20%) IntelliJ
14 5 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (1.20%) Visual Studio
15 4 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 273 (65.78%) Finance
2 264 (63.61%) Investment Banking
3 231 (55.66%) Law
4 28 (6.75%) Advertising
5 25 (6.02%) Corporate Banking
6 16 (3.86%) Legal
7 14 (3.37%) Retail
8 11 (2.65%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.93%) Marketing
10 4 (0.96%) Billing
11 3 (0.72%) Back Office
12 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.48%) Games
13 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 85 (20.48%) Analyst
2 42 (10.12%) Developer
3 37 (8.92%) Business Analyst
4 30 (7.23%) Project Manager
5 27 (6.51%) Architect
6 23 (5.54%) Java Developer
7 21 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (4.10%) Programme Manager
9 15 (3.61%) Junior
10 14 (3.37%) Applications Developer
10 14 (3.37%) Technical Manager
11 13 (3.13%) Software Engineer
12 12 (2.89%) Scrum Master
12 12 (2.89%) Security Engineer
12 12 (2.89%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (2.65%) Applications Support
13 11 (2.65%) Senior Business Analyst
13 11 (2.65%) Service Manager
13 11 (2.65%) Test Manager
14 10 (2.41%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.16%) .NET
2 23 (5.54%) Spring
2 23 (5.54%) Web Services
3 19 (4.58%) Middleware
4 16 (3.86%) AngularJS
4 16 (3.86%) HTML
5 15 (3.61%) CSS
6 13 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 13 (3.13%) Hibernate
6 13 (3.13%) Java EE
7 12 (2.89%) .NET Framework
8 11 (2.65%) RESTful
9 9 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (2.17%) WCF
10 8 (1.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (1.93%) LINQ
10 8 (1.93%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 8 (1.93%) REST
11 7 (1.69%) J2EE
11 7 (1.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.47%) Management Information System
3 23 (5.54%) PMI
4 18 (4.34%) Fintech
5 17 (4.10%) Mobile App
5 17 (4.10%) Virtual Team
6 14 (3.37%) Computer Science
7 13 (3.13%) User Experience
8 11 (2.65%) Mainframe
8 11 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (2.17%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.17%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.93%) Online Banking
11 7 (1.69%) IVR
11 7 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.45%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.45%) PKI
13 5 (1.20%) Cyber Defence
14 3 (0.72%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 48 (11.57%) Windows
2 47 (11.33%) Linux
3 34 (8.19%) Unix
4 20 (4.82%) Android
5 17 (4.10%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.93%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.45%) AIX
9 2 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (62.41%) Wealth Management
2 254 (61.20%) Risk Management
3 157 (37.83%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (23.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 86 (20.72%) Project Management
6 83 (20.00%) SDLC
7 62 (14.94%) Waterfall
8 61 (14.70%) ITIL
9 54 (13.01%) Scrum
10 53 (12.77%) DevOps
10 53 (12.77%) Information Security
11 44 (10.60%) Software Engineering
12 42 (10.12%) Change Management
12 42 (10.12%) PRINCE2
13 38 (9.16%) Service Management
14 37 (8.92%) Problem-Solving
15 34 (8.19%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (7.71%) TDD
17 31 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (6.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 103 (24.82%) Java
2 45 (10.84%) SQL
3 35 (8.43%) JavaScript
4 30 (7.23%) Python
5 21 (5.06%) C#
6 17 (4.10%) PHP
7 16 (3.86%) C++
8 15 (3.61%) Perl
9 10 (2.41%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.93%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.45%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.45%) Java 8
12 5 (1.20%) COBOL
12 5 (1.20%) Ruby
13 3 (0.72%) C
13 3 (0.72%) JCL
13 3 (0.72%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.48%) REXX
14 2 (0.48%) VB
14 2 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (9.64%) Degree
2 27 (6.51%) PMI Certification
3 21 (5.06%) CISSP
4 14 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 12 (2.89%) CSSLP
7 9 (2.17%) CISM
7 9 (2.17%) PMP
8 8 (1.93%) CSQA
9 7 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.45%) CISA
11 5 (1.20%) APMP
11 5 (1.20%) CIMA
11 5 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.96%) Postgraduate
12 4 (0.96%) Sun Certification
13 3 (0.72%) ISEB
13 3 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
14 2 (0.48%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.27%) PMO
2 22 (5.30%) QA
3 14 (3.37%) GDPR
4 12 (2.89%) SLA
5 9 (2.17%) PSD2
6 6 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.96%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.72%) COBIT
8 3 (0.72%) COSO
9 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.24%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 13 (3.13%) Docker
2 9 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) Snort
4 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 30 (7.23%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.93%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.69%) BladeLogic
4 6 (1.45%) Puppet
4 6 (1.45%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (1.45%) Terraform
5 5 (1.20%) Ansible
6 4 (0.96%) CA Wily
7 3 (0.72%) Packer
7 3 (0.72%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.48%) Nagios
8 2 (0.48%) Netcool
8 2 (0.48%) SCOM
9 1 (0.24%) CA Endevor
9 1 (0.24%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.24%) Grafana
9 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.24%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 37 (8.92%) Oracle
2 32 (7.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.37%) Splunk
4 13 (3.13%) Cloudera
5 12 (2.89%) IBM
5 12 (2.89%) Teradata
6 9 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.17%) ServiceNow
7 8 (1.93%) Sun
8 7 (1.69%) CA
9 6 (1.45%) Cognos
9 6 (1.45%) Google
9 6 (1.45%) Lumension
9 6 (1.45%) Symantec
9 6 (1.45%) Tableau
10 5 (1.20%) Cisco
11 4 (0.96%) AppDynamics
11 4 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
11 4 (0.96%) HP
12 3 (0.72%) Ab Initio