Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Investment Banking
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 32 139
Rank change year-on-year +9 +107 +22
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 224 219 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 9.43% 7.05% 0.44%
As % of the General category 22.05% 14.19% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 8
Cheshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +23.81% -25.00%
10th Percentile £43,400 £34,700 £23,500
90th Percentile £82,250 £75,000 £64,250
North West median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%

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 1,016 1,543 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 42.76% 49.68% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 684 1,044 746
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%

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 17 December 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 17 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 +2 214 £80,000 - 6
Investment Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 17 December 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.

1 224 (100.00%) Banking
2 223 (99.55%) Wealth Management
3 218 (97.32%) Risk Management
4 211 (94.20%) Law
5 82 (36.61%) Finance
6 64 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 56 (25.00%) Project Management
8 51 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (17.86%) ITIL
10 39 (17.41%) Business Intelligence
11 38 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
12 34 (15.18%) Degree
13 33 (14.73%) Windows
14 30 (13.39%) PMO
14 30 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (12.50%) Change Control
16 26 (11.61%) Microsoft Excel
16 26 (11.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 25 (11.16%) Service Management
17 25 (11.16%) DevOps
18 24 (10.71%) Unix
19 23 (10.27%) Java
19 23 (10.27%) SDLC
20 22 (9.82%) SQL
20 22 (9.82%) Linux
21 19 (8.48%) Microsoft
21 19 (8.48%) Change Management
21 19 (8.48%) Information Security
21 19 (8.48%) Programme Management
21 19 (8.48%) Test Automation

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 9 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.57%) Confluence
3 6 (2.68%) IIS
4 5 (2.23%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.79%) JBoss
6 3 (1.34%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.89%) Apache
7 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (11.61%) Microsoft Excel
1 26 (11.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 15 (6.70%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.45%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.68%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.89%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.45%) GitHub
5 1 (0.45%) IaaS
5 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.46%) Internet
2 8 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (3.57%) Network Security
3 6 (2.68%) Sourcefire
4 3 (1.34%) ATM
4 3 (1.34%) LAN
4 3 (1.34%) WAN
5 2 (0.89%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.89%) SSH
6 1 (0.45%) DNS
6 1 (0.45%) Firewall
6 1 (0.45%) HTTP
6 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.46%) Big Data
3 8 (3.57%) QlikView
4 7 (3.13%) GIS
5 6 (2.68%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.34%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.34%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.34%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.89%) MySQL
9 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.45%) DB2
9 1 (0.45%) InfluxDB
9 1 (0.45%) OLAP
9 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.45%) SAS EBI
9 1 (0.45%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.91%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.02%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.68%) Selenium
4 5 (2.23%) Gradle
4 5 (2.23%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.79%) JIRA
6 3 (1.34%) CA Release Automation
6 3 (1.34%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.34%) Protractor
6 3 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.34%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.89%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.89%) Subversion
7 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.45%) Grunt
8 1 (0.45%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.45%) JSHint
8 1 (0.45%) Maven
General
1 224 (100.00%) Banking
2 211 (94.20%) Law
3 82 (36.61%) Finance
4 7 (3.13%) Retail
5 5 (2.23%) Legal
6 4 (1.79%) Marketing
6 4 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.89%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 43 (19.20%) Analyst
2 38 (16.96%) Project Manager
3 19 (8.48%) Business Analyst
3 19 (8.48%) Service Manager
4 16 (7.14%) Developer
5 15 (6.70%) Security Engineer
6 11 (4.91%) Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (4.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 9 (4.02%) Architect
8 8 (3.57%) Designer
8 8 (3.57%) Junior
8 8 (3.57%) Operations Manager
8 8 (3.57%) PMO Manager
8 8 (3.57%) Service Operations Manager
8 8 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (3.13%) PMO Lead
9 7 (3.13%) Senior Manager
9 7 (3.13%) Technical Manager
10 6 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (2.68%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.02%) REST
2 8 (3.57%) HTML
3 7 (3.13%) HTML5
3 7 (3.13%) Natural Language Processing
3 7 (3.13%) Web Services
4 5 (2.23%) Spring
5 4 (1.79%) Ajax
5 4 (1.79%) CSS
5 4 (1.79%) Middleware
6 2 (0.89%) .NET
6 2 (0.89%) Anaconda
6 2 (0.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (0.89%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.89%) LDAP
6 2 (0.89%) Qt
6 2 (0.89%) SAML
6 2 (0.89%) SPNEGO
6 2 (0.89%) XACML
6 2 (0.89%) XML
7 1 (0.45%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 15 (6.70%) User Experience
4 11 (4.91%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.68%) Data Structures
5 6 (2.68%) PMI
6 4 (1.79%) Fintech
6 4 (1.79%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.79%) PKI
7 3 (1.34%) Analytical Mindset
7 3 (1.34%) CMDB
7 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.89%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.89%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.89%) Social Media
8 2 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.73%) Windows
2 24 (10.71%) Unix
3 22 (9.82%) Linux
4 3 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (99.55%) Wealth Management
2 218 (97.32%) Risk Management
3 64 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (25.00%) Project Management
5 51 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (17.86%) ITIL
7 39 (17.41%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
9 28 (12.50%) Change Control
10 25 (11.16%) DevOps
10 25 (11.16%) Service Management
11 23 (10.27%) SDLC
12 19 (8.48%) Change Management
12 19 (8.48%) Information Security
12 19 (8.48%) Programme Management
12 19 (8.48%) Test Automation
13 18 (8.04%) Secure Coding
14 17 (7.59%) Problem Management
15 16 (7.14%) Configuration Management
15 16 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.27%) Java
2 22 (9.82%) SQL
3 15 (6.70%) JavaScript
4 13 (5.80%) Python
5 7 (3.13%) Go
5 7 (3.13%) Ruby
6 6 (2.68%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.23%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.34%) C++
8 3 (1.34%) ES6
8 3 (1.34%) Perl
8 3 (1.34%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.89%) C
9 2 (0.89%) C#
9 2 (0.89%) Kotlin
9 2 (0.89%) PHP
9 2 (0.89%) R
10 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (15.18%) Degree
2 11 (4.91%) CISSP
2 11 (4.91%) PMP
3 10 (4.46%) CISM
3 10 (4.46%) PMI Certification
4 9 (4.02%) CISA
5 8 (3.57%) TOGAF Certification
6 7 (3.13%) CIMA
7 6 (2.68%) GIAC
7 6 (2.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (2.68%) SANS
8 4 (1.79%) ACCA
8 4 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.34%) APMP
9 3 (1.34%) ISEB
10 2 (0.89%) CBAP
10 2 (0.89%) CEH
10 2 (0.89%) IIBA
10 2 (0.89%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (13.39%) PMO
2 16 (7.14%) QA
3 14 (6.25%) SLA
4 6 (2.68%) GDPR
5 4 (1.79%) P3O
5 4 (1.79%) PSD2
6 3 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.89%) ISO 20022
8 1 (0.45%) COBIT
8 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.45%) PMBOK
System Software
1 14 (6.25%) Docker
2 6 (2.68%) Snort
3 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.89%) HDFS
4 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.45%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.57%) Ansible
2 8 (3.57%) Kubernetes
3 3 (1.34%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.45%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.45%) Grafana
5 1 (0.45%) Kibana
5 1 (0.45%) Nessus
5 1 (0.45%) Netcool
5 1 (0.45%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.45%) Puppet
5 1 (0.45%) SCOM
5 1 (0.45%) Terraform
5 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (8.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.70%) Oracle
3 10 (4.46%) Tableau
4 6 (2.68%) Google
5 5 (2.23%) SAP
6 4 (1.79%) Teradata
7 3 (1.34%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.34%) Cadence
7 3 (1.34%) EMC
7 3 (1.34%) GoldenSource
7 3 (1.34%) IBM
7 3 (1.34%) NetApp
7 3 (1.34%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.34%) Splunk
7 3 (1.34%) Sybase
8 2 (0.89%) CA
8 2 (0.89%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.89%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.89%) Ping Identity
9 1 (0.45%) Actuate