Period
to 25 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Investment Banking over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 112 146
Rank change year-on-year +85 +34 +16
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 302 38 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 9.66% 1.61% 0.17%
As % of the General category 19.92% 3.87% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 41 6 4
Cheshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.64% -16.07%
10th Percentile £33,000 £27,313 £47,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £59,375 £78,750
North West median annual salary £60,000 £46,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year +29.73% -31.48% -3.57%

Investment 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 1,516 983 1,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 48.48% 41.58% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 982 706 988
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,275 £26,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £68,975 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Investment Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Investment Banking in Cheshire

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Investment Banking in Cheshire

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Investment Banking in Cheshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Investment Banking in Cheshire

Investment 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 Investment Banking within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 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 +25 266 £83,500 +67.00% 8
Crewe - 7 £35,000 -
Investment Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Investment 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 Investment Banking.

1 302 (100.00%) Banking
2 295 (97.68%) Wealth Management
3 273 (90.40%) Risk Management
4 266 (88.08%) Law
5 232 (76.82%) Finance
6 113 (37.42%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (27.15%) Information Security
8 73 (24.17%) Java
9 72 (23.84%) Project Management
10 56 (18.54%) SDLC
11 55 (18.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 52 (17.22%) Jenkins
13 45 (14.90%) Unix
14 44 (14.57%) Linux
15 43 (14.24%) Scrum
15 43 (14.24%) DevOps
16 42 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
16 42 (13.91%) Windows
17 36 (11.92%) Opscode Chef
18 35 (11.59%) ITIL
18 35 (11.59%) Python
19 34 (11.26%) Problem-Solving
20 32 (10.60%) Oracle
20 32 (10.60%) Waterfall
21 31 (10.26%) SQL
21 31 (10.26%) Middleware
21 31 (10.26%) Service Management
22 30 (9.93%) JIRA
23 29 (9.60%) Degree
23 29 (9.60%) Continuous Improvement

Investment 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 25 (8.28%) Confluence
2 20 (6.62%) WebSphere
3 19 (6.29%) JBoss
4 14 (4.64%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.98%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.32%) Apache
6 7 (2.32%) CICS
6 7 (2.32%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.99%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.66%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.66%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.33%) Jetty
11 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (4.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.29%) OpenShift
2 16 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.66%) PaaS
4 3 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.99%) NuGet
5 1 (0.33%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.33%) npm
5 1 (0.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.97%) Internet
2 9 (2.98%) SSL
3 3 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.66%) Firewall
4 2 (0.66%) HTTP
4 2 (0.66%) SAN
5 1 (0.33%) ATM
5 1 (0.33%) CTI
5 1 (0.33%) DMZ
5 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.33%) FTP
5 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.33%) Softphone
5 1 (0.33%) SSH
5 1 (0.33%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.63%) GIS
3 16 (5.30%) Hadoop
4 11 (3.64%) DB2
5 9 (2.98%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.32%) HBase
6 7 (2.32%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.66%) MySQL
7 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.99%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.66%) Big Data
10 2 (0.66%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.66%) OLTP
10 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.66%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 52 (17.22%) Jenkins
2 30 (9.93%) JIRA
3 22 (7.28%) Git (software)
4 20 (6.62%) Sonatype Nexus
5 18 (5.96%) CA Release Automation
6 13 (4.30%) Bitbucket
6 13 (4.30%) Gradle
7 12 (3.97%) Selenium
8 9 (2.98%) Maven
8 9 (2.98%) SonarQube
9 7 (2.32%) JUnit
10 6 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.99%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.66%) Ant
11 5 (1.66%) IntelliJ
11 5 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.66%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.99%) Bower
12 3 (0.99%) SOAtest
12 3 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 302 (100.00%) Banking
2 266 (88.08%) Law
3 232 (76.82%) Finance
4 15 (4.97%) Corporate Banking
4 15 (4.97%) Legal
5 11 (3.64%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.99%) Retail
7 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Games
8 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
9 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (23.84%) Analyst
2 27 (8.94%) Developer
3 25 (8.28%) Project Manager
4 24 (7.95%) Business Analyst
5 16 (5.30%) Java Developer
6 15 (4.97%) Architect
6 15 (4.97%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (4.64%) Software Engineer
8 10 (3.31%) Junior
9 9 (2.98%) Applications Developer
9 9 (2.98%) Java Applications Developer
9 9 (2.98%) Programme Manager
10 8 (2.65%) Security Engineer
10 8 (2.65%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (2.65%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (2.65%) Service Analyst
10 8 (2.65%) Technical Manager
11 7 (2.32%) C# Software Engineer
11 7 (2.32%) Python Engineer
11 7 (2.32%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (10.26%) Middleware
2 25 (8.28%) .NET
3 21 (6.95%) Web Services
4 19 (6.29%) AngularJS
5 18 (5.96%) .NET Framework
6 14 (4.64%) HTML
7 13 (4.30%) Spring
8 10 (3.31%) RESTful
9 9 (2.98%) ASP.NET
9 9 (2.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (2.98%) CSS
10 8 (2.65%) LDAP
10 8 (2.65%) REST
10 8 (2.65%) XML
11 7 (2.32%) J2EE
11 7 (2.32%) JSON
11 7 (2.32%) LINQ
11 7 (2.32%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 7 (2.32%) SOAP
11 7 (2.32%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.27%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.29%) Mainframe
4 17 (5.63%) Virtual Team
5 16 (5.30%) Fintech
5 16 (5.30%) PMI
6 9 (2.98%) Mobile Payment
7 8 (2.65%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.32%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.32%) User Experience
9 6 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.66%) Cyber Defence
10 5 (1.66%) Internet of Things
10 5 (1.66%) IVR
10 5 (1.66%) PKI
11 4 (1.32%) Clustering
11 4 (1.32%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.99%) CCTV
12 3 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.90%) Unix
2 44 (14.57%) Linux
3 42 (13.91%) Windows
4 9 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.65%) AIX
6 7 (2.32%) Android
7 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.99%) Solaris
8 3 (0.99%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.66%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (97.68%) Wealth Management
2 273 (90.40%) Risk Management
3 113 (37.42%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (27.15%) Information Security
5 72 (23.84%) Project Management
6 56 (18.54%) SDLC
7 55 (18.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (14.24%) DevOps
8 43 (14.24%) Scrum
9 35 (11.59%) ITIL
10 34 (11.26%) Problem-Solving
11 32 (10.60%) Waterfall
12 31 (10.26%) Service Management
13 29 (9.60%) Continuous Improvement
14 28 (9.27%) PRINCE2
15 27 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (8.28%) Change Management
17 24 (7.95%) Open Source
17 24 (7.95%) TDD
18 23 (7.62%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 73 (24.17%) Java
2 35 (11.59%) Python
3 31 (10.26%) SQL
4 18 (5.96%) JavaScript
5 17 (5.63%) Perl
6 15 (4.97%) C#
7 12 (3.97%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.99%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.99%) COBOL
8 6 (1.99%) Ruby
9 5 (1.66%) C
9 5 (1.66%) C++
9 5 (1.66%) Java 8
10 4 (1.32%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.99%) REXX
12 2 (0.66%) Go
12 2 (0.66%) JCL
12 2 (0.66%) Korn
12 2 (0.66%) R
12 2 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (9.60%) Degree
2 20 (6.62%) PMI Certification
3 17 (5.63%) CISSP
4 13 (4.30%) PMP
5 12 (3.97%) CSSLP
6 9 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.99%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.99%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (1.66%) CISM
9 4 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.32%) Postgraduate
9 4 (1.32%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.99%) CIMA
11 2 (0.66%) APMG
11 2 (0.66%) ISEB
11 2 (0.66%) PhD
12 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.33%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.95%) PMO
2 18 (5.96%) QA
3 10 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.98%) SLA
5 8 (2.65%) PSD2
6 6 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.99%) COBIT
7 3 (0.99%) COSO
7 3 (0.99%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.66%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.33%) GDPR
9 1 (0.33%) SEPA
System Software
1 21 (6.95%) Docker
2 7 (2.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.66%) PowerHA
3 2 (0.66%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.33%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (11.92%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (4.64%) Kubernetes
3 10 (3.31%) BladeLogic
3 10 (3.31%) Puppet
4 9 (2.98%) Ansible
5 8 (2.65%) Terraform
6 7 (2.32%) CA Wily
7 6 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (1.66%) Nagios
8 5 (1.66%) Packer
8 5 (1.66%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.99%) Netcool
9 3 (0.99%) SCOM
9 3 (0.99%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.66%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.66%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.66%) Oozie
10 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 1 (0.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 32 (10.60%) Oracle
2 23 (7.62%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.62%) IBM
4 16 (5.30%) Splunk
5 13 (4.30%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.65%) CA
6 8 (2.65%) CA Agile Central
6 8 (2.65%) HP
6 8 (2.65%) Sun
6 8 (2.65%) Teradata
7 7 (2.32%) Ab Initio
7 7 (2.32%) Cloudera
8 5 (1.66%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.32%) Informatica
9 4 (1.32%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.99%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.99%) Cognos
10 3 (0.99%) GoldenSource
10 3 (0.99%) Tableau
11 2 (0.66%) Veritas