Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail Banking in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail Banking over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retail Banking
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 139 144
Rank change year-on-year +24 +5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Retail Banking 61 5 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.01% 0.22% 1.37%
As % of the General category 4.19% 0.55% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 15
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +37.50%
10th Percentile £40,000 £52,875 £49,850
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,250 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year -20.00% +17.37% +18.33%

Retail 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 1455 915 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 47.91% 40.27% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 972 758 1103
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.24% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,087 £66,250
North West median annual salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +11.87% -1.23% +1.25%

Retail Banking
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail Banking in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Retail Banking in Cheshire

Retail Banking
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail Banking in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Retail Banking in Cheshire

Retail 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 Retail Banking within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 -9 37 £48,000 -12.73%
Crewe - 19 - -
Retail Banking
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Retail Banking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Retail Banking.

1 39 (63.93%) Banking
2 34 (55.74%) Finance
3 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (31.15%) Retail
4 19 (31.15%) Information Security
4 19 (31.15%) Customer Engagement
5 17 (27.87%) Java
6 16 (26.23%) Web Services
6 16 (26.23%) Android
6 16 (26.23%) Apple iOS
7 15 (24.59%) Waterfall
8 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (19.67%) Risk Management
9 12 (19.67%) SQL
9 12 (19.67%) Scrum
10 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (18.03%) Customer-Centricity
11 10 (16.39%) BDD
11 10 (16.39%) Handset
11 10 (16.39%) TDD
11 10 (16.39%) Smartphone
11 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
11 10 (16.39%) .NET
11 10 (16.39%) Oracle
11 10 (16.39%) DB2
11 10 (16.39%) Windows
11 10 (16.39%) Client/Server
12 9 (14.75%) Project Management
12 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
12 9 (14.75%) Test Automation

Retail 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 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.20%) CICS
2 5 (8.20%) Confluence
2 5 (8.20%) JBoss
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.20%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.92%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (8.20%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) DB2
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.84%) MySQL
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.28%) Big Data
4 2 (3.28%) Blockchain
4 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.28%) QlikView
4 2 (3.28%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) JIRA
2 5 (8.20%) Bitbucket
2 5 (8.20%) ClearCase
2 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.20%) Lombardi
2 5 (8.20%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (8.20%) Subversion
3 4 (6.56%) Selenium
3 4 (6.56%) TestNG
3 4 (6.56%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.28%) LoadRunner
General
1 39 (63.93%) Banking
2 34 (55.74%) Finance
3 19 (31.15%) Retail
4 6 (9.84%) Law
5 4 (6.56%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (6.56%) Investment Banking
5 4 (6.56%) Italian Language
5 4 (6.56%) Legal
5 4 (6.56%) Spanish Language
5 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Project Manager
2 10 (16.39%) Architect
2 10 (16.39%) Mobile Solutions Architect
2 10 (16.39%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (11.48%) Developer
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Designer
5 5 (8.20%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Architect
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Business Change Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Business Change Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Business Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Change Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Compliance Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Project Change Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Security Compliance Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) Web Services
2 10 (16.39%) .NET
3 5 (8.20%) EJB
3 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
3 5 (8.20%) HTML
3 5 (8.20%) J2EE
3 5 (8.20%) JMS
3 5 (8.20%) jQuery
3 5 (8.20%) JSP
3 5 (8.20%) RESTful
3 5 (8.20%) Servlets
3 5 (8.20%) SOAP
3 5 (8.20%) Struts
3 5 (8.20%) WSDL
3 5 (8.20%) XML
3 5 (8.20%) XSD
4 3 (4.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.39%) Client/Server
2 10 (16.39%) Handset
2 10 (16.39%) Smartphone
3 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.20%) Mainframe
4 5 (8.20%) PMI
5 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.56%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.92%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (4.92%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (3.28%) Contactless
7 2 (3.28%) Fintech
7 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.28%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Android
1 16 (26.23%) Apple iOS
2 10 (16.39%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) Customer Engagement
2 19 (31.15%) Information Security
3 15 (24.59%) Waterfall
4 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (19.67%) Risk Management
5 12 (19.67%) Scrum
6 11 (18.03%) Customer-Centricity
7 10 (16.39%) BDD
7 10 (16.39%) TDD
8 9 (14.75%) Project Management
8 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
9 7 (11.48%) API Development
9 7 (11.48%) Machine Learning
9 7 (11.48%) Programme Management
9 7 (11.48%) Supplier Management
9 7 (11.48%) Use Case
10 6 (9.84%) Android Development
10 6 (9.84%) iOS Development
10 6 (9.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.87%) Java
2 12 (19.67%) SQL
3 10 (16.39%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.48%) C#
5 6 (9.84%) PHP
5 6 (9.84%) VB
5 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.20%) Assembly Language
6 5 (8.20%) COBOL
7 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.56%) CISA
3 4 (6.56%) CISSP
3 4 (6.56%) CNE
3 4 (6.56%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (6.56%) ISEB
3 4 (6.56%) MCSE
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.56%) Novell Certification
3 4 (6.56%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) PMO
2 2 (3.28%) PSD2
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Chordiant
2 5 (8.20%) IBM
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) Ab Initio
3 2 (3.28%) Alteryx
3 2 (3.28%) Datameer
3 2 (3.28%) HP
3 2 (3.28%) Lavastorm
3 2 (3.28%) Tableau