Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 25 112
Rank change year-on-year -54 +87 +32
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 59 293 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.85% 9.52% 1.52%
As % of the General category 7.36% 19.73% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 6
Cheshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% -10.64%
10th Percentile £63,600 £33,000 £27,313
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £59,375
North West median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +8.33% +29.73% -31.48%

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 802 1,485 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 38.74% 48.26% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 471 970 710
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,775 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 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 -8 48 £63,000 -24.55%
Investment Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 59 (100.00%) Banking
2 56 (94.92%) Wealth Management
3 46 (77.97%) Risk Management
4 41 (69.49%) Law
5 27 (45.76%) Finance
6 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (25.42%) Project Management
7 15 (25.42%) DevOps
8 14 (23.73%) Test Automation
9 12 (20.34%) Java
10 11 (18.64%) SDLC
11 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (16.95%) Information Security
12 9 (15.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 9 (15.25%) Degree
12 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (15.25%) SQL
12 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
13 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
13 8 (13.56%) C
13 8 (13.56%) Change Management
13 8 (13.56%) Cryptography
13 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (11.86%) JIRA
14 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
14 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
14 7 (11.86%) Unix
14 7 (11.86%) Windows

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 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) ATM
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) Extranet
3 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
3 1 (1.69%) Network Security
3 1 (1.69%) Sourcefire
3 1 (1.69%) VPN
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
3 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) GIS
3 2 (3.39%) MariaDB
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.69%) OLTP
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.86%) JIRA
3 4 (6.78%) Xcode
4 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.08%) Selenium
5 2 (3.39%) Gradle
5 2 (3.39%) Subversion
5 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.69%) MSI
6 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.69%) VersaTest
General
1 59 (100.00%) Banking
2 41 (69.49%) Law
3 27 (45.76%) Finance
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Analyst
2 8 (13.56%) Developer
2 8 (13.56%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.17%) Architect
3 6 (10.17%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.78%) C Developer
5 4 (6.78%) iOS Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Objective-C Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Security Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Security Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Security Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Senior C Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Senior iOS Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Python Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
1 3 (5.08%) jQuery
2 2 (3.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (3.39%) Gherkin
2 2 (3.39%) Qt
2 2 (3.39%) REST
3 1 (1.69%) Anaconda
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.69%) CSS
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) Kafka
3 1 (1.69%) Middleware
3 1 (1.69%) RAML
3 1 (1.69%) Spring
3 1 (1.69%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) EMV
3 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.39%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.69%) CMDB
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.69%) Tandem
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Unix
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
2 6 (10.17%) Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (94.92%) Wealth Management
2 46 (77.97%) Risk Management
3 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.42%) DevOps
4 15 (25.42%) Project Management
5 14 (23.73%) Test Automation
6 11 (18.64%) SDLC
7 10 (16.95%) Information Security
8 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (13.56%) Change Management
9 8 (13.56%) Cryptography
9 8 (13.56%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (11.86%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.17%) OOP
11 6 (10.17%) Project Governance
11 6 (10.17%) Resilience Testing
11 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
12 5 (8.47%) Open Source
12 5 (8.47%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) Java
2 9 (15.25%) SQL
3 8 (13.56%) C
3 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.17%) C++
5 5 (8.47%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) Python
6 4 (6.78%) Go
6 4 (6.78%) Objective-C
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
7 3 (5.08%) Java 8
8 1 (1.69%) COBOL
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.69%) R
8 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ACCA
2 1 (1.69%) CCIE
2 1 (1.69%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 1 (1.69%) CCNP
2 1 (1.69%) CIMA
2 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.69%) CISSP
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.69%) GIAC
2 1 (1.69%) SANS
2 1 (1.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) PMO
2 6 (10.17%) QA
3 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.69%) GDPR
4 1 (1.69%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Docker
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) HDFS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.69%) Snort
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.78%) Ansible
2 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.78%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.69%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.69%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) MuleSoft
3 2 (3.39%) SAP
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.69%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.69%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.69%) Dell
4 1 (1.69%) EMC
4 1 (1.69%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.69%) Isilon
4 1 (1.69%) NetApp
4 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.69%) Tableau
4 1 (1.69%) Teradata