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

Investment Banking
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 54 140
Rank change year-on-year +28 +86 +5
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 238 129 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 8.90% 4.57% 0.32%
As % of the General category 20.79% 9.91% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 6
Cheshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.34% -33.21%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,400 £75,000 £79,375
North West median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -1.67% -11.11% -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 1,145 1,302 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.84% 46.15% 41.78%
Number of salaries quoted 750 855 775
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,338 £27,500 £22,350
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,300
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +2 225 - - 4
Crewe - 2 £36,000 -
Investment Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 238 (100.00%) Banking
2 236 (99.16%) Wealth Management
3 231 (97.06%) Risk Management
4 226 (94.96%) Law
5 99 (41.60%) Finance
6 61 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (24.79%) Project Management
8 56 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (15.97%) ITIL
11 37 (15.55%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (13.45%) PMO
13 31 (13.03%) SDLC
14 29 (12.18%) Windows
14 29 (12.18%) Degree
15 28 (11.76%) Change Control
16 27 (11.34%) Java
17 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Excel
17 26 (10.92%) Service Management
18 25 (10.50%) Unix
19 24 (10.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 23 (9.66%) Linux
20 23 (9.66%) Microsoft
20 23 (9.66%) DevOps
20 23 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
21 21 (8.82%) SQL
21 21 (8.82%) Programme Management
22 19 (7.98%) Information Security
22 19 (7.98%) Business Analysis
22 19 (7.98%) PRINCE2

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 14 (5.88%) Confluence
2 9 (3.78%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.68%) IIS
3 4 (1.68%) JBoss
3 4 (1.68%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.84%) Apache
4 2 (0.84%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.42%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.42%) CICS
5 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (10.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (7.56%) MS Visio
4 14 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.42%) Exstream
2 1 (0.42%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.52%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.84%) SaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.42%) GitHub
6 1 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.04%) Internet
2 5 (2.10%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.26%) Network Security
3 3 (1.26%) Sourcefire
4 2 (0.84%) ATM
4 2 (0.84%) HTTP
4 2 (0.84%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.42%) Firewall
5 1 (0.42%) LAN
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
5 1 (0.42%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.62%) Big Data
2 8 (3.36%) GIS
2 8 (3.36%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.52%) QlikView
4 5 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.68%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.26%) DB2
6 3 (1.26%) MySQL
6 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.84%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.42%) HBase
8 1 (0.42%) OLAP
8 1 (0.42%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.46%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.36%) JIRA
4 7 (2.94%) Gradle
4 7 (2.94%) Selenium
4 7 (2.94%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.10%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.68%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.26%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.26%) Protractor
7 3 (1.26%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.84%) CA Release Automation
8 2 (0.84%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.84%) Maven
8 2 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.84%) Subversion
8 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 238 (100.00%) Banking
2 226 (94.96%) Law
3 99 (41.60%) Finance
4 9 (3.78%) Retail
5 8 (3.36%) Marketing
6 6 (2.52%) Legal
7 5 (2.10%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (1.68%) Billing
8 4 (1.68%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.26%) Back Office
10 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.84%) Games
11 1 (0.42%) Front Office
11 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 54 (22.69%) Analyst
2 35 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 26 (10.92%) Business Analyst
4 23 (9.66%) Developer
5 19 (7.98%) Service Manager
6 13 (5.46%) Security Engineer
7 11 (4.62%) Junior
8 10 (4.20%) Infrastructure Manager
8 10 (4.20%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 8 (3.36%) Operations Manager
9 8 (3.36%) Programme Manager
9 8 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (3.36%) Service Operations Manager
10 7 (2.94%) Designer
10 7 (2.94%) Java Developer
10 7 (2.94%) PMO Lead
11 6 (2.52%) PMO Manager
11 6 (2.52%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (2.52%) Senior Manager
11 6 (2.52%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.36%) HTML
1 8 (3.36%) Web Services
2 7 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
3 6 (2.52%) .NET
3 6 (2.52%) HTML5
3 6 (2.52%) REST
4 4 (1.68%) Ajax
4 4 (1.68%) CSS
5 3 (1.26%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.26%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (1.26%) LDAP
5 3 (1.26%) Regular Expression
5 3 (1.26%) SAML
5 3 (1.26%) Spring
5 3 (1.26%) XML
6 2 (0.84%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.84%) Android NDK
6 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.84%) Gherkin
6 2 (0.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.55%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.14%) User Experience
3 15 (6.30%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.62%) Fintech
5 10 (4.20%) Virtual Team
6 9 (3.78%) Computer Science
7 8 (3.36%) PMI
8 7 (2.94%) Mainframe
9 6 (2.52%) Internet of Things
9 6 (2.52%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.26%) Marketing Technology
11 3 (1.26%) PKI
11 3 (1.26%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.84%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.18%) Windows
2 25 (10.50%) Unix
3 23 (9.66%) Linux
4 6 (2.52%) Android
5 3 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) AIX
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (99.16%) Wealth Management
2 231 (97.06%) Risk Management
3 61 (25.63%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (24.79%) Project Management
5 56 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (16.81%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (15.97%) ITIL
8 31 (13.03%) SDLC
9 28 (11.76%) Change Control
10 26 (10.92%) Service Management
11 23 (9.66%) DevOps
11 23 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (8.82%) Programme Management
13 19 (7.98%) Business Analysis
13 19 (7.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (7.98%) Information Security
13 19 (7.98%) PRINCE2
13 19 (7.98%) Waterfall
14 17 (7.14%) Problem Management
14 17 (7.14%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.34%) Java
2 21 (8.82%) SQL
3 18 (7.56%) Python
4 13 (5.46%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.62%) Perl
6 9 (3.78%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.52%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.52%) Ruby
8 4 (1.68%) Go
8 4 (1.68%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.26%) C
9 3 (1.26%) C++
9 3 (1.26%) COBOL
9 3 (1.26%) ES6
9 3 (1.26%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.84%) C#
10 2 (0.84%) JCL
10 2 (0.84%) Kotlin
10 2 (0.84%) PHP
10 2 (0.84%) REXX
Qualifications
1 29 (12.18%) Degree
2 15 (6.30%) PMI Certification
2 15 (6.30%) PMP
3 12 (5.04%) CISSP
4 8 (3.36%) CISA
4 8 (3.36%) CISM
5 7 (2.94%) CIMA
6 6 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (2.10%) APMP
8 4 (1.68%) ACCA
8 4 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.26%) CBAP
9 3 (1.26%) GIAC
9 3 (1.26%) IIBA
9 3 (1.26%) SANS
10 2 (0.84%) CEH
10 2 (0.84%) CSSLP
10 2 (0.84%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.84%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.42%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.45%) PMO
2 16 (6.72%) QA
3 15 (6.30%) SLA
4 6 (2.52%) PSD2
5 5 (2.10%) GDPR
6 4 (1.68%) P3O
7 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.42%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (4.20%) Docker
2 3 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.26%) Snort
3 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.36%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.52%) Ansible
4 3 (1.26%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.26%) Terraform
5 2 (0.84%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.84%) Grafana
5 2 (0.84%) Kibana
5 2 (0.84%) Netcool
5 2 (0.84%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.84%) Puppet
5 2 (0.84%) SCOM
6 1 (0.42%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.42%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.42%) Nagios
6 1 (0.42%) Nessus
6 1 (0.42%) PowerBroker
6 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.88%) Oracle
3 10 (4.20%) Splunk
4 9 (3.78%) Tableau
5 6 (2.52%) Google
6 3 (1.26%) CA
6 3 (1.26%) CA Agile Central
6 3 (1.26%) Cadence
6 3 (1.26%) IBM
6 3 (1.26%) SAP
6 3 (1.26%) Teradata
7 2 (0.84%) Ab Initio
7 2 (0.84%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.84%) DocuSign
7 2 (0.84%) Ping Identity
7 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.84%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.84%) Talend
8 1 (0.42%) Syncsort