Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Banking
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 13 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 +37 +11
Permanent jobs citing Banking 318 454 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 13.42% 14.56% 4.83%
As % of the General category 31.58% 29.35% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 96 169 50
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +53.85% -38.10%
10th Percentile £42,750 £36,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £81,875 £75,000 £59,000
North West median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 1,007 1,547 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.51% 49.60% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 678 1,045 747
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% -6.02%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £63,290
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -2.44%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +1 256 £57,500 +15.00% 12
Chester +8 5 £57,500 -4.17% 4
Warrington +7 1 £62,500 +48.81% 1
Crewe - 1 £55,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £35,000 -
Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 224 (70.44%) Wealth Management
2 223 (70.13%) Investment Banking
3 220 (69.18%) Risk Management
4 210 (66.04%) Law
5 146 (45.91%) Finance
6 90 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 87 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (20.13%) Project Management
9 57 (17.92%) Java
10 50 (15.72%) ITIL
11 43 (13.52%) Degree
11 43 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
12 41 (12.89%) Problem-Solving
13 39 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
14 38 (11.95%) DevOps
15 37 (11.64%) JavaScript
15 37 (11.64%) Windows
16 36 (11.32%) SQL
17 33 (10.38%) Unix
17 33 (10.38%) PMO
18 31 (9.75%) Service Management
19 30 (9.43%) SDLC
20 29 (9.12%) Linux
20 29 (9.12%) Waterfall
20 29 (9.12%) Change Control
21 28 (8.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
21 28 (8.81%) Microsoft Excel
22 27 (8.49%) User Experience
23 26 (8.18%) Spring
24 25 (7.86%) Business Analysis

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 9 (2.83%) SharePoint
1 9 (2.83%) Tomcat
2 8 (2.52%) Confluence
3 6 (1.89%) IIS
3 6 (1.89%) JBoss
4 4 (1.26%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.94%) Apache
5 3 (0.94%) Jetty
6 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.31%) CICS
7 1 (0.31%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.31%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (8.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 28 (8.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 17 (5.35%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (5.35%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.31%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.20%) OpenShift
4 3 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.63%) SaaS
6 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.31%) GitHub
6 1 (0.31%) IaaS
6 1 (0.31%) npm
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
6 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.14%) Internet
2 8 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (2.52%) Network Security
3 6 (1.89%) Sourcefire
4 5 (1.57%) HTTP
5 3 (0.94%) ATM
5 3 (0.94%) LAN
5 3 (0.94%) WAN
6 2 (0.63%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.63%) SSH
7 1 (0.31%) DNS
7 1 (0.31%) Firewall
7 1 (0.31%) SAN
7 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.40%) Big Data
3 8 (2.52%) Hadoop
3 8 (2.52%) QlikView
4 7 (2.20%) DB2
4 7 (2.20%) GIS
5 6 (1.89%) MariaDB
5 6 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.94%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.94%) DB2 UDB
7 3 (0.94%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.94%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.63%) MySQL
9 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.31%) OLAP
9 1 (0.31%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (5.35%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.09%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.83%) Gradle
3 9 (2.83%) JIRA
4 8 (2.52%) Selenium
5 6 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.26%) HP UFT
6 4 (1.26%) Maven
6 4 (1.26%) Protractor
6 4 (1.26%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.94%) CA Release Automation
7 3 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.94%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.63%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.63%) Grunt
8 2 (0.63%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.63%) Subversion
8 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 223 (70.13%) Investment Banking
2 210 (66.04%) Law
3 146 (45.91%) Finance
4 14 (4.40%) Corporate Banking
5 13 (4.09%) Advertising
6 8 (2.52%) Retail
6 8 (2.52%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.89%) Legal
8 4 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.26%) Marketing
9 3 (0.94%) Back Office
9 3 (0.94%) Billing
10 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 60 (18.87%) Analyst
2 44 (13.84%) Project Manager
3 36 (11.32%) Business Analyst
4 34 (10.69%) Developer
5 28 (8.81%) Architect
6 19 (5.97%) Service Manager
7 17 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (4.72%) Security Engineer
9 14 (4.40%) Designer
10 13 (4.09%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
11 12 (3.77%) Java Developer
11 12 (3.77%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 11 (3.46%) Senior Business Analyst
13 9 (2.83%) Operations Manager
13 9 (2.83%) PMO Manager
13 9 (2.83%) Technical Manager
14 8 (2.52%) Delivery Manager
14 8 (2.52%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.18%) Spring
2 20 (6.29%) Hibernate
3 16 (5.03%) HTML
3 16 (5.03%) REST
3 16 (5.03%) Web Services
4 12 (3.77%) .NET
5 11 (3.46%) CSS
6 9 (2.83%) HTML5
6 9 (2.83%) J2EE
7 7 (2.20%) Natural Language Processing
8 6 (1.89%) Java EE
8 6 (1.89%) XML
9 5 (1.57%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (1.57%) React
10 4 (1.26%) Ajax
10 4 (1.26%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.26%) LESS
10 4 (1.26%) Middleware
10 4 (1.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (0.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.49%) User Experience
3 18 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.46%) Online Banking
5 10 (3.14%) Mainframe
5 10 (3.14%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.52%) Fintech
7 6 (1.89%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.57%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.57%) PMI
8 5 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.26%) PKI
10 3 (0.94%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.94%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (0.94%) CMDB
10 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (11.64%) Windows
2 33 (10.38%) Unix
3 29 (9.12%) Linux
4 3 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.63%) Android
6 1 (0.31%) AIX
6 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (70.44%) Wealth Management
2 220 (69.18%) Risk Management
3 90 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 87 (27.36%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (20.13%) Project Management
6 50 (15.72%) ITIL
7 41 (12.89%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (11.95%) DevOps
10 31 (9.75%) Service Management
11 30 (9.43%) SDLC
12 29 (9.12%) Change Control
12 29 (9.12%) Waterfall
13 25 (7.86%) Business Analysis
14 23 (7.23%) Programme Management
14 23 (7.23%) Software Engineering
14 23 (7.23%) Test Automation
15 22 (6.92%) TDD
16 21 (6.60%) PRINCE2
16 21 (6.60%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 57 (17.92%) Java
2 37 (11.64%) JavaScript
3 36 (11.32%) SQL
4 14 (4.40%) Python
5 11 (3.46%) C++
6 8 (2.52%) Java 8
6 8 (2.52%) Ruby
7 7 (2.20%) Go
8 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.89%) C#
8 6 (1.89%) PHP
9 5 (1.57%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.26%) Perl
10 4 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.94%) ES6
11 3 (0.94%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.63%) C
12 2 (0.63%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.63%) R
13 1 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 43 (13.52%) Degree
2 13 (4.09%) PMP
3 11 (3.46%) CISSP
4 10 (3.14%) CISM
4 10 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.83%) CISA
5 9 (2.83%) PMI Certification
6 8 (2.52%) CIMA
6 8 (2.52%) TOGAF Certification
7 6 (1.89%) GIAC
7 6 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (1.89%) SANS
8 5 (1.57%) ACCA
9 4 (1.26%) ISEB
10 3 (0.94%) APMP
10 3 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.94%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.63%) CBAP
11 2 (0.63%) CEH
11 2 (0.63%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.38%) PMO
2 21 (6.60%) GDPR
3 19 (5.97%) QA
4 15 (4.72%) SLA
5 5 (1.57%) P3O
5 5 (1.57%) PSD2
6 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.63%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.31%) COBIT
8 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.31%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (4.72%) Docker
2 6 (1.89%) Snort
3 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.63%) HDFS
4 1 (0.31%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.31%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.83%) Ansible
3 8 (2.52%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.94%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.63%) Puppet
5 2 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.31%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.31%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.31%) Grafana
6 1 (0.31%) Kibana
6 1 (0.31%) Nagios
6 1 (0.31%) Nessus
6 1 (0.31%) Netcool
6 1 (0.31%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.31%) SCOM
6 1 (0.31%) Terraform
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (7.86%) Oracle
2 19 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.14%) Tableau
4 7 (2.20%) Google
5 6 (1.89%) SAP
5 6 (1.89%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.26%) Ab Initio
6 4 (1.26%) Adobe
6 4 (1.26%) Cloudera
6 4 (1.26%) Teradata
7 3 (0.94%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (0.94%) Cadence
7 3 (0.94%) EMC
7 3 (0.94%) GoldenSource
7 3 (0.94%) HP
7 3 (0.94%) IBM
7 3 (0.94%) NetApp
7 3 (0.94%) Splunk
7 3 (0.94%) Sybase
8 2 (0.63%) MuleSoft